Marianne Williamson’s campaign isn’t funny to disability activists

Both skeptics and supporters alike are enamored with Williamsons longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, from her quirky stances to herpassionate deliveries. And although her polling remains low, shes been the subject of social media adoration after each of her debate performances, even from credible journalists. prompted journalistsThough many Americans are just now learning about Williamson for the first time, she enjoyed a long career as an author, spiritualist, and self-help guru to the stars, whereshe promoted questionable and even dangerous scientific, or pseudoscientific, ideas. #CripTheVote is to hold Williamson accountable. The movement, which is nonpartisan, works to engageWhen disability activists saw Williamsons warm debate reception Tuesday night, they set to work reminding the world of her past actions …

Bill Maher and Marianne Williamson are two peas in a pod, apparently

It is with a heavy heart that we inform you Bill Maher is being problematic, again. On Friday night, the host welcomed 2020 presidential candidate Marianne Williamson onto his show,Real Time with Bill Maher, where he lavished the spirituality guru with praise in an overwhelmingly fawning interview. And, predictably, got called out for it later. Right off the bat, Maher gushed that Williamson was too interesting to run for president, before congratulating her on being the most Googled candidate following this weeks presidential debates. Williamson did indeed get people talking with her impassioned defense of the Flint water crisishowever, her pseudoscience and new-age positions on modern medicine continue to worry her detractors. Maher made sure to bring this up. Alright, …

Cardi B asked Bernie Sanders questions culled from her Instagram followers

Cardi B and Sen.Bernie Sanders(I-Vt.) just collabed in the name of politics, her young fans, and their burning questions for the Democratic presidential hopeful. According to CNN, the two sat down for an interview at a TEN Nail Bara black-owned Detroit nail salonwhere Sanders spoke on a myriad of issues facing Americans including student loan debt, the climate crisis, and minimum wage. The video is part of both of their ongoing efforts to get more young people engaged in politics. We (are) working on a way to involve more young people in the political process, Sanders told CNN on arrival to the shoot. The future of America depends on young people. They are voting in large numbers, but not large …