Meet the Democrats Running on Single-Payer Health Care

In the wee hours of Friday morning, the latest Republican crusade to repeal Obamacare ended in defeat, as John McCain joined GOP Senate colleagues Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins in casting no votes on a “skinny repeal” measure. With characteristic bluster, President Trump tweeted shortly after the vote, “3 Republicans and 48 Democrats let the …

#NoConfederate campaign against HBO slave drama takes off

LOS ANGELES — A social media campaign to derail HBO’s planned modern-day Southern slavery drama quickly caught fire, prompting the cable channel to ask detractors to withhold judgment until they see “Confederate.” The campaign, with “OscarsSoWhite” activist April Reign among its organizers, asked people to tweet to HBO with the hashtag “NoConfederate” during Sunday’s broadcast …