Top figures in Hong Kong democracy fight convicted amid China crackdown

A Hong Kong court convicted seven prominent figures in Hong Kong’s fight for democracy Thursday, finding them guilty of taking part and organizing an unauthorized anti-government protest in 2019. Media…

Michelle Obama warns that ‘our democracy remains under attack’ by state officials

Former First Lady Michelle Obama on Thursday urged the Senate to pass a sweeping voting rights overhaul that received House approval this week, warning that “democracy remains under attack” from…

Rosanna Arquette says Tiger Woods’ crash is ‘terrible,’ but ‘democracy’ is near ‘critical condition’

Rosanna Arquette took to Twitter on Tuesday to address Tiger Woods‘ shocking car crash that has left him with several injuries. “Terrible about Tiger woods hes in stable condition which is good…

World leaders react to Biden’s inauguration: ‘A great day for democracy’

Joe Biden’s inauguration as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday drew congratulations from many leaders around the world. As Biden was sworn in, British Prime Minister Boris…

Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president, says ‘democracy has prevailed’ in inaugural address

Joe Biden, sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declared “democracy has prevailed” as he used his inaugural address to call for unity in a nation…

Rep. Mast responds to CNN’s Tapper: My commitment to this country and democracy is ‘unwavering’

Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., an Army veteran and double amputee, called for civil discourse Thursday in response to CNN anchor Jake Tapper questioning his patriotism.  Tapper, who has made a…

Sacha Baron Cohen calls for YouTube to ‘ban’ Trump to ‘save democracy’

Sacha Baron Cohen is hoping YouTube falls in line and called for the video-sharing platform to cancel Donald Trump’s account as other social platforms have done. The “Borat” star took to…

Pelosi says lawmakers moving forward with impeachment, calls Trump ‘imminent threat’ to ‘our Democracy’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday said the House will be moving forward with a resolution to impeach Donald Trump, whom she referred to in a letter to her colleagues…

Pelosi: Capitol rioters chose their ‘whiteness’ over democracy

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said that pro-Trump rioters who breached the Capitol on Wednesday “chose their Whiteness over Democracy.”  “It has been an epiphany for the world to see…

Doug Schoen: Capitol riot incited by Trump shows democracy at risk — Dems & GOP must work together peacefully

The unprecedented, shocking and disgraceful violent attack on the U.S. Capitol Wednesday as lawmakers met to certify Electoral College votes shows that the foundation of America’s democracy is at risk.…