American vaccine misinformation and extremism are infiltrating New Zealand

When Josephine Bartley, a member of the city council in Auckland, New Zealand, heard that a local Covid-19 vaccination clinic had been vandalized early this month, she drove over to survey the damage. After she spoke to the owners and helped them connect with law enforcement officials, she noticed three men loitering near her parking spot. “Some guysContinue reading “American vaccine misinformation and extremism are infiltrating New Zealand”

Tucker Carlson Tries To Claim Kamala Harris Isn’t ‘From America’ – Farron Ballanced

Fox News host Tucker Carlson went on a bizarre tirade this week where he claimed that Vice President Kamala Harris isn’t really from America because she went to high school in Canada. This is a dog whistle to his audience, by trying to paint a non-white individual as someone who isn’t actually “one of them.”Continue reading “Tucker Carlson Tries To Claim Kamala Harris Isn’t ‘From America’ – Farron Ballanced”

Tucker Carlson railed against a GOP lawmaker, asking why the US should defend Ukraine and not side with Russia

Carlson slammed Rep. Mike Turner for saying the US should defend Ukraine, a US ally, against Russia. Satellite images taken last week showed Russian tanks and artillery amassing at Ukraine’s border. Carlson said the US should back Russia as they help the US counter China.  The Fox News host Tucker Carlson blew a fuse against GOPContinue reading “Tucker Carlson railed against a GOP lawmaker, asking why the US should defend Ukraine and not side with Russia”

Report: Charlottesville Defendant Watched Tucker Carlson To Prep For Trial – MSNBC

To prepare to represent himself in court, one of the Charlottesville defendants watched Tucker Carlson with white supremacists in prison, according to Buzzfeed News. In his opening statement, he quoted Hitler’s, “Mein Kampf,” and then later used the N-word. 

Wisconsinites plan to sue “every school board” that ignores CDC’s COVID advice

Brewery’s Super PAC fed up with “anti-science’ school boards, helps parents sue. A Wisconsin brewery that says it’s fed up with “anti-science,” “Tucker Carlson-watching zombies” is funding a series of lawsuits against school boards that do not follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines on COVID-19. So far, the Minocqua Brewing Company’s Super PAC has helpedContinue reading “Wisconsinites plan to sue “every school board” that ignores CDC’s COVID advice”

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‘A New Low’: Tucker Carlson’s Comparison Of Current COVID Patients Vs. ’80s HIV Patients – MSNBC

Tucker Carlson comparing the treatment of people with COVID-19 today to HIV-positive people in the 1980s is critiqued by Joy Reid in this edition of “The Absolute Worst.”

Matt Gaetz Openly Embraces Racist Right-Wing Theory – MSNBC

“Matt Gaetz appears to be trying to brush away his looming legal troubles by ostentatiously performing the racism that has become so core to the modern Republican base,” says Chris Hayes. 

Fox News deleted computer data, spied on text messages of employees who claimed sexual harassment, city investigation charged

Fox News staffers who claimed sexual harassment then faced a harassment campaign from their own employer, a previously undisclosed investigation by the city concluded. The conservative network spied on the text messages and deleted computer data of employees who complained about harassing behavior by colleagues and supervisors, according to a complaint by the city CommissionContinue reading “Fox News deleted computer data, spied on text messages of employees who claimed sexual harassment, city investigation charged”

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