Stories tagged: "GOP"


Police officers respond to a crime scene in Brooklyn, New York where a 23-year-old man was discovered with gunshot wounds before being transported to a hospital where he died from his injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Gun Crime Is Up and Trump’s Policies Will Only Exacerbate It

As the GOP fails to act on gun violence, income inequality and inflammatory rhetoric are only making the problem worse across the nation in Republican and Democratic cities alike.

Black Lives Matter protests took place across the U.S. this summer. (Shutterstock/Crush Rush)
What Is Antifa? Here’s What You Need to Know.

From the Republican National Convention to social media, antifa has gotten a lot of attention. We're unpacking exactly what antifa is, what they do, and other common questions you might have.

While Kanye West may no longer wear the red hat, his history with Trump is fueling speculation about the GOP's role in his candidacy. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Race, Mental Health, and Dirty Politics: The Complex Web of Kanye West’s Presidential Campaign

Whether Kanye West’s presidential campaign is real, a distraction, or something more sinister, it is already a complex story of race, mental health, political tricks, and personal ambition.

Sen. Grassley will not be attending the Republican National Convention for the first time in his 40-year Senate career due to concerns about the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, Pool, File)
All of the GOP Politicians Taking a Hard Pass on Attending the Jacksonville RNC

Several Republican members of Congress have announced they will not be present to renominate President Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention.

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11 GOP Governors Still Refuse to Issue Stay-at-Home Orders

The surgeon general has recommended every state do so to reduce spread of the coronavirus.