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Cory Booker Says Donald Trump "Is Responsible" For The El Paso Shooting

Booker and Beto O'Rourke both cited the president's rhetoric and stoking of racial division in the wake of the shooting.

Kadia Goba • 17 days ago

Two American Teenagers Were Detained For Allegedly Killing A Police Officer In Italy

The teenagers, from California, got into a fight with officers after a drug deal went wrong, police said.

Ryan C. Brooks • 25 days ago

Trump's Latest Racist Comments Included Calling A Majority-Black Area A "Disgusting, Rat And Rodent Infested Mess"

The president's own housing secretary, Ben Carson, lives in the district.

Ryan C. Brooks • 25 days ago

Marianne Williamson Said Antidepressants Are Overprescribed For “Normal Human Despair”

“The twenties can be very hard. They’re not a mental illness. Divorce can be very difficult, losing a loved one, someone that you know died, someone left in a relationship and you’re heartbroken — that’s very painful, but it’s not a mental illness,” Williamson said.

Ryan C. Brooks • 26 days ago
Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

“Just Nuts” — Progressive Activists Have Had It With House Democrats’ Fight With AOC And Other Women Of Color

"They’re not just four votes! For many of us, they’re the physical manifestation of generations of blood, sweat, and tears for representation in Congress."

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

Alex Acosta Defended The Plea Deal That Put Jeffrey Epstein In Jail For Only 13 Months

“Facts are important, and facts are being overlooked,” Acosta said at a press conference.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

A Billionaire Who Said He Wasn’t Running For President In January Is Now Running For President

Tom Steyer, who has spent months building support for impeaching Trump, changed his mind and decided to launch a 2020 campaign.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago
Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

A Progressive Organization Is Starting Its 2020 Endorsement Process Early To Get Ahead Of The “Electability” Argument

The Working Families Party has already narrowed the field to six presidential candidates.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

The Democratic Party’s Generational Split Was On Full Display At Thursday’s Debate

“It’s time to pass the torch,” Swalwell told Biden.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

Every Democrat At Thursday’s Debate Said They’d Extend Health Care Coverage To Undocumented Immigrants

“We do ourselves no favor by having 11 million undocumented people in our country be unable to access health care,” argued Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

A Year Ago, AOC Beat The New York Establishment. On Tuesday, It’s Fighting Back.

A Tuesday race is a test of power for progressives and the party establishment in Queens.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

“She’s Number One”: Elizabeth Warren Is Having A Moment In South Carolina

“Elizabeth is first and Bernie is second,” said a supporter of Bernie Sanders' 2016 campaign.

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

The Group That Helped Bring AOC To Congress Has A New Candidate For 2020

Justice Democrats is announcing it will back Jamaal Bowman’s primary challenge to longtime representative Eliot Engel.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago
Ruby Cramer • 2 months ago

Kamala Harris Has A Network Of Black Sorority Sisters Mobilizing For Her In The South

Alpha Kappa Alpha alumnae are trying to spread the word about Kamala Harris’s campaign across the South. “We’re all over,” one organizer said.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

Andrew Yang Thinks His Plan To Give Americans $1,000 A Month Will Bring LGBT Voters To His Presidential Campaign

“If we put economic resources directly into people’s hands, they can make themselves better able to adjust if they’re economically singled out,” Yang said on AM to DM.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

Former Obama Adviser Valerie Jarrett Said Joe Biden Would Make A “Terrific President”

Jarrett won’t endorse anyone in the primary yet but is speaking to many of the candidates in a field she described as “an embarrassment of riches” on BuzzFeed News’ Profile.

Ryan C. Brooks • 2 months ago

Democrats Running For President Say Social Media Companies Have A White Nationalist Problem. Some Think Regulation Should Be The Answer.

A swath of 2020 presidential candidates told BuzzFeed News that social media companies like Facebook have some responsibility for the rise of white nationalism.

Ryan C. Brooks • 3 months ago