‘He earned his spurs from a doctor’: Gen James Mattis mocks Donald Trump

‘He earned his spurs from a doctor’: Gen James Mattis mocks Donald Trump

I do stand before you as was noted here really having achieved greatness. I mean I’m not just an overrated general, I am the greatest, the world’s most overrated. So I would just tell you too that I’m honored to be considered that by Donald Trump because he also called Meryl Streep an overrated actress. […]

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Sarah Sanders and her fiery relationship with the media

Sarah Sanders and her fiery relationship with the media

Good afternoon. – Good afternoon. – Alright! I certainly don’t think that the president, at any point has done anything but condemn violence against journalists or anyone else. – He body slammed a reporter. Any guy that can do a bodyslam, he’s my kinda … – Were you lying to us at the time or […]

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Trump tells Putin: don’t meddle in the US presidential election

Trump tells Putin: don’t meddle in the US presidential election

Thank you very much everybody. It’s a great honour to be with president Putin, his representatives, my representatives. We have many things to discuss, including trade, and including some disarmament, some … A little protectionism perhaps in a very positive way. We’re going to discuss a lot of different things. We’ve had great meetings. We’ve […]

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Trump v Democrats: two contrasting views on US border wall proposal

Trump v Democrats: two contrasting views on US border wall proposal

My fellow Americans, tonight, I am speaking to you because there is a growing humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border. The president has chosen fear. We want to start with the facts. Over the years, thousands of Americans have been brutally killed by those who illegally entered our country This is a humanitarian […]

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Trump: decision to withdraw US troops from Syria is ‘strategically brilliant’

Trump: decision to withdraw US troops from Syria is ‘strategically brilliant’

Our soldiers are not in harm’s way, as they shouldn’t be, as two countries fight over land. That has nothing to do with us and the Kurds are much safer right now but the Kurds know how to fight and as I said, they’re not angels, they’re not angels. If you take a look –you […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lambasts US government shutdown in first House speech

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lambasts US government shutdown in first House speech

Today I rise to tell the story of one of my constituents, Yahi Obed. Mr Obed was born in Yemen and came to the United States when he was eight-years-old. His childhood dream was to become a pilot and he knew and felt that in the United States all things are possible and his dream […]

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Trump aide Kellyanne Conway asks reporter: ‘What’s your ethnicity?’

Trump aide Kellyanne Conway asks reporter: ‘What’s your ethnicity?’

If the president was not telling these four congresswoman to return to their supposed countries of origin, to which countries was he referring? – What’s your ethnicity? – Uh, why is that relevant? – No, no because I’m asking a question. – My ancestors are from Ireland and Italy. – Kellyanne, my own ethnicity is […]

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Trump-Ukraine scandal: Hillary Clinton says US president ‘endangered’ the country

Trump-Ukraine scandal: Hillary Clinton says US president ‘endangered’ the country

He has turned American diplomacy into a cheap distortion racket. He has denigrated and let’s be honest, stabbed in the back, the career foreign service officers who served bravely and selflessly no matter the politics of the administration that they are working under and now they are caught in the crossfire. Now sadly, we’ve known […]

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Trump pulls US out of UN arms treaty

Trump pulls US out of UN arms treaty

Under my administration we will never surrender American sovereignty to anyone. [Cheering] We will never allow foreign bureaucrats to trample on your second amendment freedoms. And that is why my administration will never ratify the UN arms trade treaty. I hope you’re happy. [Cheering/applause] And I am officially announcing today that the United States will […]

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Jeremy Corbyn has turned into a remainer, says Boris Johnson during Commons clash

Jeremy Corbyn has turned into a remainer, says Boris Johnson during Commons clash

The country is deeply worried that the new prime minister overestimates himself. I am deeply alarmed to see no plan for Brexit. He was in the cabinet that accepted the backstop and, of course, voted for it on 30 March this year. It would be welcome if he could set out what he finds so […]

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