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Alex Jones dealt crushing punitive damages penalty in Sandy Hook ruling

Jury orders Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to Sandy Hook parents. This is ON TOP of the $4 million in damages awarded earlier this week.

Take Action: Hold Alex Jones and other right-wing conspiracists accountable for their lies!


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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Biden’s press secretary humiliates Peter Doocy with just four words

Fox News’ west wing attack dog thought he had Karine Jean-Pierre cornered with a gotcha question about gas prices, but the savvy press secretary flipped the script before Doocy knew what hit him.



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Sarah Huckabee Sanders could become governor

Chris Jones for Governor Trump’s liar-in-chief expects to cruise into office, but literal rocket scientist Chris Jones can stop her! Can you chip in to help his campaign and ensure Sanders never gets elected?


Indiana passes nation’s first abortion ban after Roe reversed by SCOTUS
A near-total ban on abortions became the law of the land in the Hoosier state when Governor Eric Holcomb signed the bill after it moved quickly through the state legislature Friday.

Take Action: Tell the Biden admin to open abortion clinics on federal land!


Trump PAC created to push voter fraud had Melania’s stylist on payroll
The disgraced former president’s Save America PAC funneled at least $60,000 to a “fashion consultant” assigned to the one-term first lady just between April and June of this year. The grifting never stops!

Take Action: Tell Biden to take executive action to get dark money out of politics!


Israel bombs Gaza apartment building in trio of airstrikes
The “pre-emptive” bombings left 10 people dead, including a 5-year-old girl, and wounded 55 more. While the Israelis succeeded in killing a senior commander for the Islamic Jihad militant group, bombing an apartment building full of civilians is a war crime and the US should not — but almost certainly will — turn a blind eye to this excessive carnage.

Take Action: Tell Congress to force political groups to disclose their wealthy backers!


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Prosecutor who charged Black woman over voting error loses re-election bid

Amy Weirich stirred national outrage for bringing criminal charges against a Black woman for trying to regain her right to vote after a past felony conviction. Now voters in Memphis, Tennessee have booted her from office. Bye bye!


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Democrats pull out HUGE 11th hour surprise

No Lie with Brian Tyler Cohen: Wow!


China halts cooperation with US on key issues
In response to Speaker Pelosi’s performative trip to Taiwan, China is ending all cooperation with the US on climate change, military talks and efforts to combat international crime — begging the question whether it was really worth it and what she hoped to accomplish by doing so.


Greg Abbott now busing newly arrived migrants to New York
The first Big Apple-bound busload of migrants arrived in Manhattan Friday morning after the Texas governor escalated his performative feud with President Biden over ending Trump’s inhumane border policies by using human beings as literal props.


Republican who voted for impeachment defeats Trump-backed candidate
Rep. Dan Newhouse of Washington survived the insurrectionist-in-chief’s plot to defeat him and all Republicans who voted to impeach him, thanks to a primary system where voters choose the top two candidates. Of the nine other pro-impeachment Republicans, two have lost their primaries and four more have simply chosen not to run again, showing how much influence Trump still holds over the Republican Party.


Investigators catch Alex Jones trying to hide $11K a day after verdict
Financial experts testifying in court Friday revealed Jones’ operation to move his money into a shell company after he was found guilty of defamation last month.


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