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Will South Korea Go Nuclear?

A group of lawmakers from South Korea's Saenuri party—the conservative-leaning party that President Park Geun-hye belongs to—has called for what even a few of years ago was an idea safely relegated to the fringes of Korean political discourse: for Seoul to pursue its own nuclear weapons program...  Read more

Dear anti-capitalist millennials: Read a history book

While scrolling through Facebook recently, I noticed a GoFundMe page that an acquaintance from high school had shared...  Read more

Gary Johnson breaks 15% in Red Alert’s ‘Millennial Poll Average’

For the first time since Red Alert Politics began averaging the polling of millennials’ presidential preferences for 2016, Libertarian nominee Gov. Gary Johnson’s average has broken 15 percent...  Read more

Ivanka Trump: My father is an 'equal opportunity offender'

Ivanka Trump said her father's proposal to help parents by providing childcare tax breaks and paid maternity leave is a reflection of her father's attitude toward women, which she said is the same toward men...  Read more

Clinton gets too much media buy-in for her anti-accountability efforts

Much of our news media has diligently, consistently, and expertly scrutinized both Clinton and Donald Trump. But Clinton's team has tirelessly worked the refs this election...  Read more

Does Ground Game Matter?

In presidential politics, the phrase “ground game" carries an almost mystical sense of portent...  Read more

Bill Clinton to campaign while Hillary recovers

Bill Clinton will be standing in for the Democratic nominee at two fundraisers in Los Angeles Tuesday, and he is slated to appear the next day for a campaign event in Las Vegas...  Read more

FBI Director Comey refused to testify on Clinton emails

FBI Director James Comey refused to attend a classified briefing with the House Oversight Committee despite receiving an invitation to testify...  Read more

Clinton’s weak spot in the polls? Young Obama supporters

While President Obama overwhelmingly won the millennial vote in 2008 and 2012, new data from SurveyMonkey shows that Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton, is struggling to follow his lead...  Read more

Report: The ‘Fight for 15’ will kill 7 million jobs

Protestors are gathering in 28 state capitals on Monday to fight for a minimum wage of $15 an hour, but even though they claim to be advocates for the working class, their policies are putting millions out of work...  Read more

The Al Qaeda Threat Grows

Fifteen years after the September 11, 2001, hijackings, the al Qaeda threat is growing...  Read more

GOP rushes to block: Obama’s ‘internet giveaway’ to Russia, China

If there is one thing that millennials value, it is an open and free internet...  Read more

A millennial’s reflection on 9/11, 15 years later

September 11, 2001 is a day that no American will ever forget...  Read more

Hacked files to reveal Democratic push for gerrymandered districts

New documents, obtained in advance by the Washington Examiner, reveal DCCC efforts to reassure Rep. G.K. Butterfield, above, and Rep. Alma Adams of its goal "to protect our our members while creating new opportunities to pick up seats."...  Read more

Clinton has pneumonia, 'recovering nicely'

Hillary Clinton has been diagnosed with pneumonia, according to her doctor, who issued a statement late Sunday after Clinton had to leave a 9/11 memorial ceremony in New York early...  Read more

Experts: $1.7 Billion Cash Payment to Iran May Not Have Been the First

The Obama administration may have facilitated several cash payments to Iran even before its controversial $1.7 billion transfer to the country, potentially putting even more liquid money in the hands of nefarious actors backed by the Islamic Republic...  Read more

Obamacare will be the next president's first crisis

Next White House faces a crumbling individual insurance market — without sufficient support in Congress...  Read more

Giuliani: Trump now believes Obama a natural born U.S. citizen

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani declared Thursday night that Donald Trump believes that President Obama was born in Hawaii and is an natural born American citizen...  Read more