Feeding the Saudi Beast

School’s In Session: News recently came out that Saudi Arabia is directly funding extremism, according to the former British Ambassador to that county. While he says that the Saudis “have not quite appreciated” what their promoted ideology teaches, I don’t buy that for a moment. These Wahabbist schools they fund act as a pressure valve…

The Battle for Net Neutrality

Today we’ve got a single-topic Vigil again, and that’s because this topic is too important to shorten. We’re talking about Net Neutrality, a cornerstone of our internet, which is currently under attack. Buckle up, buckaroos. What Is Net Neutrality: Net Neutrality, simply put, is the idea that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) like Comcast and Verizon…

Hat Trick

Hat Trick: The New York Times are apparently fed up with The Washington Post’s dominance of recent major scoops. To whit, they have gone on an absolute bombing run since Saturday, and in their sights is Donald Trump Jr. I don’t want to spend too long on this issue because it’s being covered by literally everyone…

Pat Toomey and the BCRA

No funny business today, my heathens. We’re right into the thick of it with- you guessed it!- health care. And as an added bonus, we get to talk about one of my state’s biggest embarrassments, Senator Pat Toomey. (If you can’t tell I have opinions about this man). Pat Toomey’s Town Hall: Two days ago, Senator…

The Other Guys

Is It Still in Theaters?: Ok, I need to start with this because its just too goddamn good to ignore, even though Twitter has already mocked it to death. As I’m sure you’ve all seen, the DCCC sent out an email with a bunch of vapid stickers they wanted to print. They’re all weak tea,…

Voter Suppression Commission

Voter Suppression Commission: Well hey, here’s some good news to start off on! 44 out of the 50 states have told the Donald Trump and Kris Kobach- the dude behind the Voter Suppression Commission- to go fuck themselves! States have gotten increasingly colorful in their rejections of Trump’s calls for voter information such as social…