Politics

Hewitt will remain on the network as a contributor to shows including ‘Meet the Press,’ where he promised to conduct more one-on-one interviews. Almost exactly a year since it began, conservative host Hugh Hewitt’s show is coming to an end at MSNBC after it failed to deliver satisfactory ratings for the network. Hewitt announced the
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“Not everyone in this administration blames this policy on the Democrats. Some say the policy doesn’t exist. Like Secretary of Homeland Security, and definitely not the descendant of immigrants, Kirstjen Nielsen,” said Stephen Colbert. Stephen Colbert is blasting President Trump and the Justice Department over the controversial “zero tolerance” immigration policy, which has resulted in
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Shinzo Abe’s failure to congratulate Hirokazu Kore-eda for his film ‘Shoplifters’ is unusual in Japan, where leaders are usually quick to tout the international recognition and success of its citizens. The absence of a congratulatory call or message for Cannes Palme d’Or-winner Hirokazu Kore-eda from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has fueled speculation that the
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Jake Tapper has spent the last several years immersed in the 1950s, and it has him thinking about the current state of our politics. The CNN anchor just published his first novel, The Hellfire Club (Little, Brown and Company, April 24), a 1950s-set political thriller about secret societies, McCarthyism and how Washington compromises event the
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Gabe Polsky follows his acclaimed feature documentary directorial debut ‘Red Army’ with a dynamic exploration of what separates our greatest athletes from all the rest. We’ve barely made it through the first quarter of 2018, but an early contender for the best documentary feature Oscar has emerged: Gabe Polsky‘s In Search of Greatness, a dynamic
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The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host described the vice president as an “ashen weasel”, the opposite of a silver fox, and suggested his ultra-conservative beliefs were dangerous. John Oliver took a week off from breaking down President Donald Trump’s latest outrages by focusing his fire on Vice President Mike Pence and his ultra-conservative views.  The Last Week
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The president tweeted, “We don’t have Stars anymore — except your president (just kidding, of course)!” President Donald Trump says the problem with the Oscars is “we don’t have Stars anymore” — except for him. Viewership of Sunday’s Academy Awards broadcast plunged to a record low of 26.5 million people. According to the Nielsen company,
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Ingraham’s attacks on Thursday night drew responses across the media and entertainment landscape. Fox News 10 p.m. host Laura Ingraham waded into the culture wars on Thursday night when she ripped basketball star LeBron James for criticizing Donald Trump in a video, telling him to “shut up and dribble.” She also called James’ commentary “barely
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Morgan Freeman, Kumail Nanjiani and THR contributor Kareem Abdul Jabbar gathered to honor the excellence of black actors, writers and producers in the entertainment industry during the non-televised portion of the NAACP’s Image Awards. The NAACP Image Awards held the first part of its annual event honoring outstanding people of color in the fields of
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The CNN anchor, who reported live from the Caribbean country when it was struck by a devastating earthquake in 2010, implored his audience not to “dance around” the president’s comments. Anderson Cooper betrayed his usually unflappable and cool demeanor on Thursday when he addressed Donald Trump’s reported comments about immigration from Haiti and African countries, places
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