When Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein tapped Ajamu Baraka to be her running mate back in August, there was a flurry of news stories. Most tried to paint him as the anti-Obama—too radical, too intense, too left to occupy the space just a heartbeat away from the Oval Office. All of these characterizations of Baraka amounted to attempts…… Read More

The Culinary Workers Union 226 in Las Vegas is planning a special welcome Wednesday for failed haunted house attraction Donald Trump, who’s arriving to debate Hillary Clinton. The CWU is building a wall of taco trucks outside Trump International Hotel, because sometimes poetic justice is both perfect and delicious. Source: Culinary Union Will Build a… Read More

A federal judge blasted the state Division of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday for giving voters incorrect information about their ability to get voting credentials but said he was disinclined to suspend the voter ID law. Source: Judge blasts state over voter ID… Read More