Bolton and Pompeo scramble to reassure allies reeling from Trump’s Syria decision

Washington (CNN)US officials are working to contain the fallout from President Donald Trump’s shock announcement of a Syria troop withdrawal, flatly contradicting the President as they do so and raising questions about whether a coherent strategy exists at all. National security adviser John Bolton, stressing the US’ commitment to the…

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What Rashida Tlaib gets totally wrong about attacking Donald Trump

(CNN)Hours after being sworn in as a freshman member of the 116th Congress, Michigan Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib told a crowd of liberal activists of her plans for President Donald Trump: “We’re gonna go in there and we’re going to impeach the motherf****r.” To expand on that slightly: Donald Trump…

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5 heartwarming moments in politics, even in 2018

Washington (CNN)2018 has been a tumultuous year in Washington we’ve seen unprecedented turnover in the White House, the passings of two political statesmen, and indictments of several Trump associates as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation (which still continues full speed ahead). In an interview in November, Obama said…

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5 things the Trump admin has done that go against its climate change warning

Washington (CNN)Since the Trump administration released its blockbuster report on the day after Thanksgiving outlining the dire environmental and economic impacts of climate change, it has made a series of policy and diplomatic decisions or statements that appear to run counter to all of the warnings in the report. President…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez trolls Fox News in Spanish and it is glorious

Yes, Alexandria, they're talking about your clothes again.Image: Getty Images Conservative media is obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and she’s getting increasingly more creative in shutting them down. In her, they have found a Democrat whose wardrobe they love to obsess over the likes of which they haven’t had since Barack…

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