Labour MP Laura Smith Calls For First General Strike Since 1926
Why a general strike? For what reason? We don't know, it just seemed like a good idea at the time. Perhaps it could make Britain ungovernable. That would be a good thing, innit?
Fact-Checking Trump’s Speech to the United Nations
Mr. Trump’s claim of signing the “biggest” tax cut in American history is false; by various metrics, several rank higher.
He was also wrong in characterizing recent military spending bills as “record funding.” Even without adjusting for inflation, President Barack Obama signed legislation in 2010 that provided more money for the military.
Mr. Trump has signed a relatively low number of bills when compared to other presidents, even at similar points in their terms.
Mr. Trump overstated the US trade deficit by about $250 billion.