Harvard and Princeton professor Cornel West said that President Donald Trump is becoming the American version of Hitler and a “Fascist Frankenstein” after the controversial chant at his North Carolina rally. West made the comments as a guest on CNN Friday with Anderson Cooper. “I just find that chant so depressing and we’ve all seen
Some CNN viewers were outraged at an interview with a young African-American supporter of President Donald Trump, and they took to social media to express their anger. Kevin Martin from Pennsylvania told CNN’s Van Jones that he voted for Trump in the 2016 election, and he still planned to vote for him in 2020, despite
A CNN panel of political pundits agreed that Democratic members of Congress acted “amateur” and “offensive” during their questioning of former Trump aide, Hope Hicks, on Wednesday. CNN host John King reminded the panel that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) promised investigations that would be “serious, credible, and prepared.” King then quoted the transcript of
CNN host John King upbraided former Vice President Joe Biden for his latest gaffe involving his memories of dealing with segregationist politicians in his past. “In the middle of all this, the democratic frontrunner, Joe Biden, said something at a fundraiser last night, I’m going to call it insensitive,” King said. “It’s much worse than
President Donald Trump slammed Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) at his first rally since the Mueller investigation ended, and CNN panelists were upset at the new nickname the president branded him with. “Little pencil-neck Adam Schiff!” said the president to jeers and applause from the audience in Grand Rapids, Michigan. “He has got the smallest thinnest
MSNBC headliner Rachel Maddow saw her ratings plummet after the Mueller investigation closed without the promised bang, and she’s not the only one. According to the Associated Press, Maddow saw a hefty drop of 19 percent of her ratings on Monday from her average this year, to about 2.5 million. Tuesday was worse, with 2.3
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) joined an online social media implosion among the left over the announcement from CNN that they would hire on a contributor known for her conservative activism. CNN hired on Sarah Isgur, a former spokeswoman for Republican Jeff Sessions, as the political editor for their 2020 election coverage. Ocasio-Cortez expressed outrage that
Reporters at CNN called President Donald Trump “childish” for postponing a trip by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) but their reaction to Pelosi’s similar act against Trump was decidedly different. CNN’s Jim Acosta’s first reaction Thursday was to call the president “childish” for using his power as commander-in-chief to shut down the Democratic lawmakers’ trip.