Black University of Missouri football players on strike until school president steps down over race issues

Black University of Missouri football players on strike until school president steps down over race issues

The Guardian Black players from the Missouri Tigers football team say they will not participate in team activities until the university president, Tim Wolfe, resigns. There have been several incidents of racial harassment in recent weeks on the college campus and Wolfe has come under criticism for his handling of the situation. In one recent

Larry David made $5,000 from Latino Rights PAC for calling Trump a ‘racist’ on Saturday Night Live

Larry David made $5,000 from Latino Rights PAC for calling Trump a ‘racist’ on Saturday Night Live

Tom Boggioni Comedian Larry David is going to be picking up a $5,000 bounty for calling billionaire businessman and GOP presidential contender Donald Trump a “racist” on national TV. Earlier in the week, the DeportRacism.com PAC offered a $5,000 reward to anyone who called Trump a racist on-air during Saturday Night Live. During the show’s

Moderate ‘New Democrats’ fear Bernie and Hillary are running too far to the left

Moderate ‘New Democrats’ fear Bernie and Hillary are running too far to the left

Dan Roberts, The Guardian Leading architects of the “New Democrat” movement are sounding the alarm over a lurch to the left in the party, after candidates at the latest presidential primary debate confirmed a resurgence of more populist economic policies. Related: Hillary Clinton seeks to outflank liberal rivals at Democratic forum Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders

Clinton calls for relaxing federal laws on marijuana to spur medical research

Clinton calls for relaxing federal laws on marijuana to spur medical research

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hillary Clinton on Saturday called for looser federal regulations governing marijuana, to boost scientific research on a drug that many tout for relieving pain, among other medical benefits, according to media reports. Speaking at a campaign event in Orangeburg, South Carolina, the Democratic presidential candidate said changing U.S. rules would acknowledge

Donald Trump: Ben Carson ‘has pathological disease… you can’t really cure it’

Donald Trump: Ben Carson ‘has pathological disease… you can’t really cure it’

David Edwards Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump responded to discrepancies in Ben Carson’s personal biography by saying that the former neurosurgeon has a “pathological disease” that cannot be cured. “It’s a lot of statements that are under fire,” Trump told CNN’s Jake Tapper. “And I hope Ben’s going to be okay with it… But certainly