The Koch brothers want to spend millions to convince you the tax bill is good

Not satisfied with Republicans passing a tax bill that is hugely beneficial to them, the billionaire Koch brothers are planning to invest millions in an advertising campaign designed to sell the hugely unpopular bill to the American people. The “full-scale, nationwide education campaign” will include TV and digital ads along with phone banking, door knocking, and town hall events, in … [Read more...]

Proud Boys founder disavows violence at Charlottesville but one of its members organized the event

The founder of the far-right “Proud Boys” has gone on the record disavowing the so-called “alt-right” – but the condemnation doesn’t mean much, since one of its own members was a main organizer for the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville. Gavin McInnes, who founded the “pro-Western fraternal organization,” said that the “Alt-Right wants to start infiltrating our … [Read more...]