Allegra Kirkland is a New York-based reporter for Talking Points Memo. She previously worked on The Nation’s web team and as the associate managing editor for AlterNet. Follow her on Twitter @allegrakirkland.
The fatal shooting of a New York City imam and his associate in Queens has prompted people around the country to offer to accompany Muslim worshippers to and from mosques so that they won’t have to fear for their safety.
A secret ledger kept by the political party of Ukraine’s deposed president shows $12.7 million in cash payments to Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, according to a New York Times report out Sunday.
Campaign staffers for Donald Trump are expected to meet with senior officials at the Republican National Committee on Friday in Orlando after a tumultuous few weeks that have seen the Republican nominee fall behind in the polls.
The daughter of former president Ronald Reagan chastised Donald Trump for his “glib” suggestion that “Second Amendment people” could stop Hillary Clinton from appointing Supreme Court justices as president.