Tag: Squad

‘Fraud Squad’? US Congress has more socialists than ever but some leftists don’t think AOC & Co. fit the bill

While the Democratic Socialists of America celebrated a historic number of their movement’s members entering Congress, critics argued that these Democratic Party progressives had no claim to the ‘socialist’ label. The 117th Congress includes four members of Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan) have been joined in…

Tlaib, Omar face insurgent primary challengers: Can ‘Squad’ survive?

Two of the four members of the group known as “The Squad” – an influential group of progressive first-term minority congresswomen – are facing serious Democratic primary challengers in the coming weeks. In Minnesota’s heavily Democratic 5th Congressional District – which covers much of the city of Minneapolis and was ground zero for the nationwide protests sparked by the death of George Floyd – freshman Rep. Ilhan…

Trump wants Democratic congresswomen ‘squad’ to ‘apologize’ in Twitter attack

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his attacks against four first-year Democratic congresswomen on Monday after earlier telling them to “go back” to the “places from which they came” in a series of weekend tweets that Democrats and other critics called racist. Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress have had little public reaction to Trump’s…

These DIY ‘Avengers’ Costumes Are Perfect For Your Super Squad

Summer is almost over. The Pumpkin Spice season is upon the land, and even more terrifying, there’s less than two months left to figure out what you’re going to be for Halloween. Where does the time go? More importantly, which major entertainment franchise should you pick to DIY yourself an amazing costume for the hottest…