Stories by Bill Berkowitz

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Posted on: Oct 22, 2016, Source: The Smirking Chimp

Republicans will have to deal with struggling, white, working class families that have bought into the Trump vision.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2016, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

What happens in the voting booth isn't necessarily what's revealed in polls.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2016, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

Next season will be the 70th anniversary of that day in April when the Brooklyn Dodgers' Jackie Robinson took the field.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2016, Source: Truthout

Straining for relevance, Buchanan attaches himself to Trump, expresses admiration for Vladimir Putin.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2016, Source: Truthout

He promises to be a voice for "European Americans," in Louisiana.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2016, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

Virulently anti-LGBT pastor Steven Anderson reacted to the terrorist attack … by happily announcing that "there’s 50 less pedophiles in this world."

Posted on: Jun 3, 2016, Source: Truthout

Trump himself has spoken about punching protesters in the mouth.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2016, Source: Truthout

Rex Elsass has created something of a cult.

Posted on: May 27, 2016, Source: Truthout

400 social conservative leaders may be meeting with Trump in the coming weeks in New York City.

Posted on: May 3, 2016, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

The question of whether Cruz is a Dominionist will linger because the available evidence suggests that he is.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2015, Source: The Smirking Chimp

It started out as a small-time cottage industry but it's developed into a political/entrepreneurial trend.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Its followers believe the Bible and its laws should rule over every aspect of life.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

How low can this guy get?

Posted on: Aug 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

This year the controversy over the Hugo awards may have reached a tipping point.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

This guy is the worst.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2015, Source: Truthout

The media has a history of refusing to acknowledge Israel's sharpest critics.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2015, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

The potential presidential hopeful is trying to separate himself from his father and brother over foreign policy.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2015, Source: The Smirking Chimp

You can bet that American Family Association will not be in the front row when the movie premieres.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2015, Source: Buzzflash at Truthout

Duke University reversed its decision to allow a Muslim call to prayer after Franklin Graham's intervention.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2015, Source:

A scary report shows the purported Christian religiosity of American cities.