Headlines — 5/4/17

Trump Dystopia

House Republicans pass unconscionable healthcare bill, Tucker Carlson stands up for a prominent alt-right figure, a look at the American trolls assisting the Le Pen campaign, and more.

The Huffington Post – Vice President Pence says Trump ‘has literally filled this White House’ with anti-abortion leaders.
NY Mag – Meet Steve Sailer, the man who invented identity politics for the New Right.
BuzzFeed News – Alex Jones just can’t help himself.
Media Matters – Tucker Carlson sympathizes with ‘wacko’ alt-right figure Baked Alaska.
Mother Jones – Inside Marine Le Pen’s ‘foreign legion’ of American alt-right trolls.
Vox – The U.S. Department of Justice is literally prosecuting a woman for laughing at Jeff Sessions.
Think Progress – House Republicans just passed a bill that would take health insurance from millions.
The Atlantic – What democracies can learn from Greece’s failed populist experiment.
NBC News – Cops resist Texas push to join immigration crackdown.
Slate – To Trump and the GOP, being a woman is a preexisting condition.
The Root – Why the French election matters to black America.
Teen Vogue – The Department of Justice won’t prosecute officers who killed Alton Sterling.