Post Archive

December 2017

Demonstrators outside the Supreme Court

The clash of two American values didn’t seem so huge when a broad coalition of religious and civil rights representatives got together in a room

In this photo provided by the German Government Press Office (BPA) Donald Trump, President of the USA (left), meets Vladimir Putin, President of Russia (right), at the opening of the G20 summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. The G20 group of nations are meeting July 7-8 and major topics will include climate change and migration. (Photo by Steffen Kugler /BPA via Getty Images)

PolitiFact’s Editor Angie Drobnic Holan joins us to reveal the 2017 lie of the year.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (2nd R) (D-NY), Rep. Jackie Speier (2nd L) (D-CA), Rep. Bruce Poliquin (L) (D-ME), and Rep. Ann McLane Kuster (R) (D-NH) speak at a press conference on sexual harassment in Congress on November 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Gillibrand and Speier announced the introduction of bipartisan legislation to prevent and respond to sexual harassment in Congress. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
A Colombian immigrant studies ahead of her citizenship exam at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Queens office on May 30, 2013 in the Long Island City neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Decoding the country’s long struggle with welcoming immigrants