Hurricane Katrina

Jon Queally, staff writer
"Gun violence. Climate change. The fact that 40% of Americans don’t have $400 in savings. These are national emergencies. Do you know what's not? Trump’s manufactured border crisis."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The president claims, with no evidence, that local officials want to use...


In appalling but unsurprising news at the edgy start of yet another hurricane season, a devastated Puerto Rico and a criminally incognizant dotard-in-chief are still with us. In the wake of a damning study that found 4,645 deaths - 72 times the feds' figures - from Maria, Trump bragged this week his and the Coast Guard's "brand" - governing=retail - has soared; in response to such delusion, angry, grieving Puerto Ricans created a memorial of empty shoes labelled "Genocidio."