Amid the Chaos in Berkeley, a Grinning Face, Covered in Blood

Last Updated, Feb. 5, 1:15 p.m. Several fans of the right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos were injured on Wednesday night in Berkeley, in scuffles with dozens of black-clad anti-fascist activists who managed to shut down a talk by Brietbart’s star writer on the University of California campus. According to Julia Carrie Wong of The Guardian, about…

Yemeni-Americans Rally in Brooklyn to Protest Trump’s Muslim Ban

Thousands of Yemeni-Americans and their supporters rallied on the steps of Brooklyn’s Borough Hall on Thursday evening to protest Donald Trump’s executive order banning entry to travelers from Yemen and six other Muslim-majority nations. Enormous crowd here at Brooklyn Borough Hall supporting #BodegaStrike #NoBanNoWall chanting "USA! USA!" Very high energy. pic.twitter.com/3y4yJM95VC — Mike Sandmel (@mikeysandmel) February…

As Protests Escalate, Trump Retreats From Barring Green Card Holders

As tens of thousands protested across the United States, the Trump Administration reversed itself late Sunday, announcing that the president’s executive order barring entry to citizens of seven, Muslim-majority nations no longer applies to more than 500,000 green card holders. Thousands of protesters march from #BatteryPark through Lower Manhattan to protest Trump and Bannon's illegal,…

Judge Halts Deportations After Protesters Swarm Airports Over Trump’s Order Barring Muslims

Last Updated: 10:16 p.m. A FEDERAL JUDGE in New York issued a nationwide temporary injunction, halting the implementation of part of President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration on Saturday night, blocking the deportation of travelers with valid visas detained at airports in the past 24 hours. Judge Ann Donnelly, a United States District Court…

Observable Reality 1, Trump White House 0

SOCIAL NETWORKS FILLED with laughter and derision on Sunday, in response to the bizarre claim by Donald Trump’s aide, Kellyanne Conway, that the new White House press secretary, Sean Spicer, had not lied to the nation about the size of the crowd at Friday’s inauguration, but merely presented “alternative facts.” "Alternative facts are not facts….