civil war


Civil War, Ed Henry, and Someone Named 'Joe': Trump's Wild Sunday on Twitter

In one of his 40-odd tweets of the day, he warned of "Civil War-like fracture" if he's impeached, quoting a Southern Baptist preacher with a history of anti-Semitic and anti-Islam remarks.


Civil War-Era Plant Medicines Could Help Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria, Study Finds

Plant medicines from the Civil War likely saved lives at the time and could help fight stubborn bacteria today, scientists say.


How a Real Class War, Like with Guns, Could Actually Happen

Democrats seem increasingly comfortable with "incivility," while Republicans are more shameless than ever about helping the rich. Where is this going?


Congress opts to keep supporting brutal war in Yemen, but activists say “tide is turning”

Congressional leaders sought to use the Saudi Crown Prince’s much-touted visit to press the White House and its powerful ally in the Middle East to end the brutal war in Yemen.


Why Trudeau Should Stop the Deportation of Abdoul Kadir Abdi

Abdi’s story is a Canadian one, shaped by compounding government failures.


Syria between ruin and reconstruction

A Canadian photojournalist captures scenes from Syria's second-largest city before reconstruction gets underway


Confederate statues have had a rough 24 hours

Here’s what’s been unfolding around monuments in the last 24 hours alone.


Desus and Mero Sound Off on HBO's Upcoming Show About Slavery

The VICELAND hosts and most of Twitter were up in arms about 'Confederate,' an alt-history series being developed by the 'Game of Thrones' creators.


Protestors Brought Torches to Rally Against the Sale of a Confederate Statue

Alt-right poster boy Richard Spencer was reportedly among the group in Virginia protesting the sale of a Robert E. Lee statue.