What would happen if Trump pardons Manafort?

Following Wednesday’s ruling that former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort broke his plea deal by lying repeatedly to investigators, one obvious question has followed: what happens if President Donald Trump decides to pardon Manafort for his crimes? A presidential pardon seems like a plausible outcome for Manafort, who might … [Read More...]

White supremacist groups are using an IRS loophole to make millions

White supremacist organizations are facing new financial constraints, as payment processors, online stores, and fundraising sites increasingly bow to public pressure and prohibit these groups and individuals from making money off of their racist vitriol. For at least seven organizations, however, a workaround remains: registering as a tax-exempt charity. … [Read More...]