Articles by: April Hamlin

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 10:  U.S. President Barack Obama returns to the White House after a trip to Europe where he attended the 2016 NATO Summit in Warsaw Poland, and met with King Don Felipe VI of Spain July 10, 2016 in Madrid, Spain.  (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Gives Profound Statement On Guns, Right-Wingers Respond With #GlockABook Hashtag

Unfortunately, but not at all unexpectedly, most of Obama’s moving words were lost on conservatives.

by April Hamlin· · News
DALLAS, TX - July 11: Dallas Police Chief David Brown updates the media at the Jack Evans Police Headquarters building on July 11, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Stewart  F. House/Getty Images)

Dallas Police Chief Just Completely DESECRATED The ‘Good Guy With A Gun’ Myth (VIDEO)

Turns out this myth is total BS. Go figure.

Giuliani To Black Fathers: ‘Real Danger’ To Your Sons Is ‘Other Black Kids’ Not Cops (VIDEO)

Giuliani To Black Fathers: ‘Real Danger’ To Your Sons Is ‘Other Black Kids’ Not Cops (VIDEO)

Seriously? What is wrong with this man?

by April Hamlin· · News
Black Caucus Demands Action: Calls On Congress To Hold Gun Vote In Wake Of Dallas Tragedy

Black Caucus Demands Action: Calls On Congress To Hold Gun Vote In Wake Of Dallas Tragedy

Members of the caucus called out Republicans for their appalling refusal to act.

by April Hamlin· · News
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 14: (AFP-OUT) US President Barack Obama speaks on the Orlando shooting at the Treasury Department after convening with his National Security Council on June 14, 2016 in Washington, DC. Obama directly attacked Donald Trump's proposal to ban Muslims from entering the United States. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Mentions Gun Control After Dallas Shooting — Right-Wingers TOTALLY Lose Their Minds

Predictably, Republicans went into full-on freak out mode.

by April Hamlin· · News
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during an event at Trump SoHo Hotel, June 22, 2016 in New York City. Trump's remarks focused on criticisms of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Hints That He Might Decide Not To Serve If Elected

Would Trump seriously win the election and then decide not to serve as President?

by April Hamlin· · News
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 02:  Dr. Stella Guerra performs physical therapy on an infant born with microcephaly at Altino Ventura Foundation on June 2, 2016 in Recife, Brazil. Microcephaly is a birth defect linked to the Zika virus where infants are born with abnormally small heads. The Brazilian city of Recife and surrounding Pernambuco state remain the epicenter of the Zika virus outbreak, which has now spread to many countries in the Americas. A group of health experts recently called for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games to be postponed or cancelled due to the Zika threat but the WHO (World Health Organization) rejected the proposal.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

House GOP Holds Zika Bill Hostage, Proposes Plan To Slash Birth Control Funding

Could there be a worse time to cut access to contraception?

by April Hamlin· · News
With The Death Of Alton Sterling, Police Have Now Killed 114 Black Men So Far This Year

With The Death Of Alton Sterling, Police Have Now Killed 114 Black Men So Far This Year

Police officers in the United States are killing African-American men at a rate of almost one a day.

by April Hamlin· · Current Issues, News