Husband of British parliamentarian killed by ‘Britain First’ sympathizer likens Trump’s retweets to promoting the KKK

Reuters The widower of a murdered British parliamentarian responded to President Donald Trump’s social-media interactions with the far-right group, Britain First on Tuesday night. Brendan Cox suggested that Trump’s online behavior can only hurt the US in the long run. British Prime Minister Theresa May scolded Trump over his retweets of anti-Muslim videos posted by […]

Trump retweets string of violent anti-Muslim videos shared by far-right Britain First leader

Published time: 29 Nov, 2017 12:11 US President Donald Trump has gone on an anti-Muslim retweeting spree, sharing three tweets originally posted by the deputy leader of far-right group Britain First Jayda Fransen. The three tweets all include violent videos of Muslims, including one where a teen is thrown off a roof and beaten to […]

Pentagon ‘erroneously’ retweets call for Trump to resign

Published time: 16 Nov, 2017 23:37 A social media employee at the US Department of Defense may have let slip their personal political views on the official DoD Twitter account, retweeting a call for President Donald Trump to resign. The Pentagon quickly disavowed the tweet. On Thursday afternoon, the official @DeptofDefense Twitter account retweeted a […]

Man of his word: Football fan invades pitch at Malta v England after 400 retweets

Published time: 1 Sep, 2017 23:19 England’s tedious victory over Malta in the World Cup qualifiers was lit up by a pitch invader who stormed the field after social media challenge to reach 400 retweets. With England making heavy work in dispatching their less-fancied Maltese opponents in a drab affair at the Ta’ Qali National […]

Trump retweets alt-right conspiracy theorist amid Charlottesville fallout

@JackPosobiec/Twitter Days after a white nationalist rally turned deadly in Charlottesville, Virginia, President Donald Trump retweeted an alt-right conspiracy theorist Monday night. Trump’s retweet originated from Jack Posobiec, a prominent alt-right figure who reportedly was behind a viral post-election photo of a “Rape Melania” sign shown among anti-Trump protesters. Posobiec, who is a leading pro-Trump internet personality, […]

Kellyanne Conway faces Ethics Office investigation, ‘retweets’ white nationalist same day

A single day’s series of unfortunate events has left Special Counselor to the President, Kellyanne Conway, dealing with the Office of Government Ethics while also denying she retweeted a white nationalist. The Office of Government Ethics (OGE) has requested the White House investigate and possibly take disciplinary action against Conway after she promoted Ivanka Trump’s […]