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Millennials are more conservative than Boomers or Gen Xers were at their age, study finds
National polls suggest millennials will vote for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump by large margins in November, but that doesn’t mean millennials lean further to the left than young people of previous generations.   On the contrary, according to a new study, a larger percentage of millennials identified as...
1638 points by Los Angeles Times | Generation Y Conservatism Liberalism Republican Party Sociology Centre-right Political party Politics
Man, 55, shot in Morgan Park
A 55-year-old man was shot in early Thursday in the Far South Side Morgan Park neighborhood.
2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Blue Island Illinois Political spectrum Centre-right Silver Line Populism
Humvee stolen from Ohio National Guard Armory
Troopers responded to the armory at approximately 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and found a chain link fence had been cut to gain access to the vehicl...       
-1 points by USA Today | French Revolution Ohio Left-wing politics Ohio State Highway Patrol Right-wing politics Political spectrum Centre-right Fences
House Republicans from Pa., NJ caught in the middle on GOP health care stumble

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Voting Centre-right Charlie Dent Donald Trump The Bill United States House of Representatives Health care Pat Meehan
Obamacare vs. GOP: How much would you pay in Philly area under each plan?

-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Barack Obama Republican Party Centre-right President of the United States Health care Democratic Party George W. Bush Defamation
Activist: Bahama Breeze workers fired over immigrant protest, then rehired

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Bullying Abuse Montgomery County Pennsylvania Centre-right Left-wing politics Defamation Australia Obscenity
This, dear white people, is how to look like a snowflake
Everybody loves free speech, it seems — and just about everybody also knows someone they wish would just hush up. That's an old saying that I just made up. It came to mind amid some of the protests that have been busting out all over Donald Trump's America. Back in the 1960s, progressive college...
2956 points by Chicago Tribune | White people Conservatism Donald Trump Left-wing politics Centre-right Political spectrum Protest Racism
Harvard takes out BU to win first Beanpot title since 1993
Harvard rode a pair of goals from freshman right winger Nathan Krusko to end a hex dating back to 1993 and upstage favored Boston University, 6-3, Monday night to grab its 11th Beanpot title in front of 15,941 fans at TD Garden.The opening period was all Harvard (18-5-2) as the Crimson skated to a 1-0 lead while out-shooting the Terriers 18-2. The ice was tilted so lopsided that BU coach David Quinn used his timeout at 9:05 of the period.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Left-wing politics Ice hockey Right-wing politics Political spectrum French Revolution Centre-right Harvard University
Man found shot in Chatham
A man was found shot early Sunday in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.
2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Polish American Police Political spectrum Centre-right Religion Cook County Illinois Chicago Populism
Man shot in Brainerd
A man was shot Friday morning in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side.
-2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Polish American Political spectrum Centre-right X-Force Populism Cook County Illinois Brother Rice High School Chicago
Judges block North Carolina law limiting governor's powers
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina court temporarily blocked a state law on Wednesday that stripped the new Democratic governor of his some of his powers.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | United States Senate Law Centre-right Republican Party President of the United States United States United States Cabinet Left-wing politics
Man shot while walking on Far South Side
A man was shot Tuesday morning in the East Side neighborhood on the Far South Side.
-2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | English-language films Polish American Police Political spectrum Centre-right Kanye West Victim Transport
A lofty — and troubling — proposed bill of rights for California kids
Sen. Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) hasn’t submitted the official text yet of his proposed California Children’s Bill of Rights, but already the protests have begun. Largely, they come from anti-vaccine parents who vehemently opposed Pan’s SB 277, the law passed in 2015 that requires almost all children...
464 points by Los Angeles Times | Rights Human rights The Bill Legislature State Individual rights Population density Centre-right
New blow for Australian leader as conservative quits to form new party
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was left teetering on the brink of a minority government on Tuesday when a prominent lawmaker quit to form a new conservative party, more bad news as Turnbull's popularity ratings plumb new lows.
-2 points by Reuters | Liberalism Liberal Party of Australia Conservatism Centre-right Australian Labor Party Australia Julia Gillard Australian federal election 2007
Australian PM under threat from party split as shift to the right grows
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A prominent member of Australia's government is set to defect to form his own conservative party, media reported on Monday, further evidence of a shift towards the right that is weakening Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's already tenuous grip on power.
299 points by Reuters | Centre-right Conservatism Liberalism Australian Labor Party Political spectrum Liberal Party of Australia Australia Right-wing politics
59-year-old man shot during argument in Roseland
A 59-year-old man was shot during an argument early Sunday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.
3 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Polish American Police Political spectrum Centre-right Shot glass Cook County Illinois Wound Chicago
A college education for Trump on free speech and public safety
That tweeting fellow in the White House is right that hypersensitive students on too many college campuses would rather bar people
446 points by Daily News | White House Left-wing politics President of the United States Donald Trump Centre-right
Chile's President Bachelet again reshuffles cabinet
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chilean President Michelle Bachelet announced a slight reshuffling of her cabinet on Friday, the second time in a month she has replaced ministers in her inner circle.
-2 points by Reuters | Reuters Thomson Reuters Left-wing politics Election Centre-right Political spectrum News agency United States Cabinet
Two shot in Roseland
Two people were shot Thursday afternoon in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.
951 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Polish American English-language films Political spectrum Centre-right Cook County Illinois Elbow Populism Chicago
Far-right Sweden Democrats neck-and-neck in poll with 2nd most popular party
The far-right anti-immigration party Sweden Democrats are tying for second place with the center-right opposition, a new poll shows. It comes as right-wing parties across Europe see Donald Trump’s victory as a welcome defeat for the establishment. Read Full Article at RT.com
2221 points by Russia Today | Sweden Election European Union Stockholm Moderate Party Populism Centre-right Elections
Cockpit camera captures moment of stomach-churning runway collision (VIDEO)
Heartstopping footage from the cockpit of a Formula 1 Air Race plane shows the terrifying moment another aircraft struck it from behind after the pilot had turned off his engine and signalled he was out of the race. Read Full Article at RT.com
405 points by Russia Today | Left-wing politics Right-wing politics Political spectrum French Revolution Reno Nevada Ideology Centre-right Aircraft
Donald Trump is what happens when the media chooses ideology over facts
Fact-checkers have weighed in time and again on the Trump campaign, and – no surprise here — Donald J. Trump doesn't tell the truth. Politifact rates 70% of his statements as somewhere between “mostly false” and “pants on fire.” CNN has taken to checking his speeches in real time, flashing corrections...
808 points by Los Angeles Times | Conservatism Right-wing politics Mass media Centre-right French Revolution Political spectrum Liberalism Left-wing politics
Letter: Republican for Volinsky
Republican for VolinskyI am a Republican and I support Andru Volinsky for the Executive Council, District 2.I have known Andru for many years. We have been opponents and colleagues. I have always respected him in both roles. He is a person of integrity and intelligence. His honesty is unquestioned....
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Law Liberalism Person Separation of powers Centre-right English-language films French Revolution Knowledge
Man shot in Belmont Cragin
A 20-year-old man was shot in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood Sunday evening on the Northwest Side.
23 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Chicago Illinois Transport Political spectrum Centre-right Relative direction Midwestern United States Populism
Donald Trump speaks at funeral for Phyllis Schlafly
The Republican nominee said Schlafly was “there for me when it was not at all fashionable.”
517 points by Daily News | Centre-right Eagle Forum Antifeminism Donald Trump French Revolution Phyllis Schlafly Conservatism Republican Party
Boy, 17, wounded in Far South Side shooting
A 17-year-old boy was shot and wounded Saturday night in Roseland on the Far South Side. He was shot in the back and the right hand by someone who drove up as he stood outside in the 10900 block of South Eberhart Avenue around 6:30 p.m., according to the police, who said he was taken […]
-1 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Political spectrum Centre-right Polish American Populism The Police Grammy Award for Song of the Year
2 shot in Irving Park
Two men were shot Friday evening in the North Side Irving Park neighborhood.
407 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Blue Line Community areas of Chicago North Chicago 'L' Political spectrum Centre-right Chicago metropolitan area North Center Chicago
Man wounded in drive-by shooting in Roseland
A 23-year-old man was shot in the right ear Friday afternoon in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.
2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | English-language films Chicago Political spectrum Centre-right