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Donald Trump Jr. Weighs in on the Most Important Issues of the Day Donald Trump Jr. Weighs in on the Most Important Issues of the Day

Sure, Trump diehards are predictably mad about last week’s anonymous New York Times op-ed on a clandestine White House resistance to President Donald Trump. But if there’s one thing this slow-moving train wreck has been missing so far, it’s the deep and penetrating insight of independent businessman Donald Trump…

There Really Is a White House Resistance Against Trump, According to More Anonymous Sources There Really Is a White House Resistance Against Trump, According to More Anonymous Sources

President Trump has spent the last 24 hour losing his mind over an anonymous op-ed published in the New York Times that suggested there was a “resistance” within the White House curbing Trump’s “worst inclinations.” Officials from Mike Pence to Mike Pompeo have issued statements denying they wrote the piece, and…

The White House Reaction to the Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed Is Exactly as Dumb as Expected The White House Reaction to the Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed Is Exactly as Dumb as Expected

Whatever you may have thought about yesterday’s bombshell anonymous op-ed in the New York Times, which detailed a clandestine cell of Trump administration officials who (supposedly) actively stymie the president’s agenda—was it an act of patriotic bravery, or cowardly self-preservation?—the fact remains that less than…

Anonymous Leakers Leak Anonymously About Anonymous Leak Anonymous Leakers Leak Anonymously About Anonymous Leak

This afternoon, the New York Times dropped a beyond-explosive op-ed by an anonymous “senior official in the Trump administration” detailing his brave campaign to “frustrate parts of [Trump’s] agenda and his worst inclinations,” while, you know, still working for the guy. As pointed out by Splinter writer Rafi Schwartz…

GoFundMe Raises $10,000 for Billboard Owning Ted Cruz and Trump  GoFundMe Raises $10,000 for Billboard Owning Ted Cruz and Trump 

A GoFundMe campaign started by the organization USA Latinx, which The Hill calls “a political group focused on supporting Latinx candidates,” raised nearly $10,000 today to erect a “mobile billboard” that hopes to undermine Donald Trump’s endorsement of Texas Senator Ted Cruz ahead of the midterm elections. “President…

Twitter's Worst #Resistance Bros Are Melting Down Because You're Clowning on Their Weird Kids' Book Twitter's Worst #Resistance Bros Are Melting Down Because You're Clowning on Their Weird Kids' Book

If the names Ed and Brian Krassenstein mean nothing to you, you’re one of the lucky ones who’ve steered clear of #Resistance Twitter, where the Florida-based brothers have leveraged their combined one million-plus followers into an illustrated children’s book deal.

[THREAD] Resistance Grifter Wants to Turn His Tweets Into a Book (1/?) [THREAD] Resistance Grifter Wants to Turn His Tweets Into a Book (1/?)

Note: This material about Seth Abramson’s new book was originally shared on Twitter. We have “blogified” this thread and transformed it into a post.

Goats........Welcome to the Resistance Goats........Welcome to the Resistance

It’s often the case that monumental social change happens over the course of decades—through hard work, anguish, and the coordinated efforts of thousands of people in earnest pursuit of a better world. For a group of goats in Idaho, though, the revolution needed to be far more swift.

I'm Gonna Say Don't Take Advice From This Guy I'm Gonna Say Don't Take Advice From This Guy

James Comey, former-FBI-leader-turned-anti-Trump #Resistance guy—and a formerly longterm registered Republican—has some advice for Democrats:

Chuck Schumer Is Not Cutting It Chuck Schumer Is Not Cutting It

I’m not sure there’s a better possible illustration of “not up to the challenges of the political moment” than Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer standing outside a Washington filling station demanding that President Trump lower gas prices.

Please, Please, I Do Not Want This Book Please, Please, I Do Not Want This Book

Why not spoil the day and my will to live before noon, the universe seems to be saying. The heavens have spit out the news that Pete Souza, the White House photographer for the Obama and Reagan administrations, is doing a book called SHADE: A TALE OF TWO PRESIDENTS, which will feature side-by-side photos of Barack…

What Fresh James Comey Hell Is This What Fresh James Comey Hell Is This

Former FBI Director-turned-#Resistance fighter James Comey is ready for his black and white close up. Today, Comey tweeted a new promotional video for the Washington Speakers Bureau, a for-profit agency that provides former politicians and famous people with a second career doing lucrative speaking engagements.

Meet the Anti-Trump Scam PAC Getting Rich Off the Resistance Meet the Anti-Trump Scam PAC Getting Rich Off the Resistance

Since Trump’s rise, a huge wave of energy has captivated progressives, who’ve in turn launched actions like organizing the largest protests in this country’s recorded history, surges in voter turnout in special elections, and creating a new ecosystem of PACs dedicated to the #Resistance—which has helped line the…

James Comey's Tweets Are Almost as Terrible as the FBI James Comey's Tweets Are Almost as Terrible as the FBI

Welcome to WHAT NOW, a morning round-up of the news/fresh horrors that await you today.

The Least Important #Resistance Figures of 2017 The Least Important #Resistance Figures of 2017

The election of Donald Trump was dismaying to every decent person. But out of the ashes of Clinton’s loss blossomed something magical: The #Resistance, that dedicated group of Americans determined to fight back against Trump’s evil empire. The Women’s March and the March for Science filled the streets in Washington,…

J20 Defendants Acquitted as Right to Protest Preserved for One More Day J20 Defendants Acquitted as Right to Protest Preserved for One More Day

After days of deliberation, a jury has acquitted all six of the people charged with felony property destruction, misdemeanor conspiracy to riot, and misdemeanor rioting for taking part in anti-Trump protests in D.C. during last year’s inauguration.

Come ON, Vogue Come ON, Vogue

Do you need a gift for the activist in your life? Do you think your activist friend might prefer you donating to a worthy charity in their name? No, no—what an absolute BORE that would be!

Richard Spencer Hardly Gets a Nazi Word in Edgewise Richard Spencer Hardly Gets a Nazi Word in Edgewise

White supremacist Richard Spencer addressed a small group of his white-polo-wearing Nazi supporters at the University of Florida campus on Thursday afternoon. The group was exponentially outnumbered by students and other protesters shouting down the entirety of Spencer’s talk.

How This Year's LA Gay Pride Parade Turned Into a Resistance March  How This Year's LA Gay Pride Parade Turned Into a Resistance March 

Los Angeles has been the host to gay pride parades since 1970, but this year, organizers canceled their annual parade. Organizers are instead marching down Hollywood Boulevard in what they’re calling the #ResistMarch.

Just Because the Dakota Access Pipeline Is Live Doesn't Mean the Fight Against It Is Dead  Just Because the Dakota Access Pipeline Is Live Doesn't Mean the Fight Against It Is Dead 

In a blow to indigenous rights and the fight for environmental justice, the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline is scheduled to begin commercial service—transporting oil from North Dakota to Illinois—on Thursday, according to the company behind the project, Energy Transfer Partners.

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