Rio Tazewell, Author at ReverbPress

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About Rio Tazewell

Rio Tazewell is a Washington, DC based coalition organizer/campaign manager at a progressive advocacy organization, where he works to confront corruption in its many forms, particularly the influence of money in politics. Previously he has helped launch startups focused on civic engagement, sustainability and grassroots advocacy. He also enjoys writing and recording political hip hop. All views are his own.

Major Department of Justice Resignation Endangers Mueller’s Trump-Russia Probe

February 11, 2018

Late on Friday it was announced that the number 3 person at the Department of Justice, Rachel Brand, will be stepping down from her post after only 9 months on the job. Brand has become a subject of significant interest…

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Video Report: Evidence Mounts Against Trump, Pressure in Congress to Protect Mueller

January 27, 2018

As President Trump desperately tries to find some way to end the Mueller investigation, evidence of collusion with Russia, as well as of Obstruction of Justice, continues to pile up. But following news that Trump already tried to fire Mueller…

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BOMBSHELL: Facebook Fake News “Fact-Checker” is Dubious, Highly Biased Conservative Site

December 9, 2017

In the era of fake news, the worlds largest social media platform, Facebook, has a responsibility to ensure that the content that gets presented as fact on the site has some actual legitimacy. And now, in a disturbing new report,…

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Is Trump Guilty of Obstruction of Justice? (VIDEO)

December 4, 2017

With ever-mounting evidence that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to swing the 2016 election, there’s a growing chorus of voices in Congress and other officials in Washington claiming that the president at the very least is guilty of obstructing…

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Narco-a-Lago: Trump Corp Laundering Cash for Violent Drug Cartels, Russian Mob (VIDEO)

November 23, 2017

An explosive new study published by the corporate and government watchdog group Global Witness was released last week, adding an entire new dimension to the unfolding saga of Donald Trump and his shady history of dubious business deals. Trump: Ties…

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The Opioid Crisis is a Jaw-dropping Avalanche of Cash for the Pharmaceutical Industry (VIDEO)

November 19, 2017

Of the many crises currently facing this country, one that is particularly insidious for those affected is the opioid epidemic. With more than 20,000 deaths last year alone caused by prescription painkillers, this problem has grown exponentially. The number of…

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Ethics Group Raises ‘Terrifying’ Point About ‘Secret Access’ to Trump at Mar-a-Lago

October 6, 2017

As has become painfully clear in the past nine months, the presidency of Donald Trump presents unprecedented conflicts of interest, with particular regard to his sprawling business empire and propensity to use his power and influence to benefit himself. Trump…

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Trump’s ‘Mother of All Rallies’ is Instead a Pathetic, Laughable Epic Fail

September 17, 2017

Donald Trump and his diehard base of supporters are notorious for their ability to bend reality to fit their worldview. But when reality is at such extreme odds with what Trump supporters have in mind, it becomes harder and harder…

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Amid Historic Back-to-Back Mega-Storms, Republicans Stubbornly Deny Climate Crisis

September 10, 2017

With the devastation of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and now Jose rapidly approaching the United States, the topic of climate change could not be more timely. Despite Republican rhetoric, there is no real debate. There hasn’t been for decades. An overwhelming…

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Insecure Trump Jealous of Foreign Leader’s Plane Size

September 9, 2017

Donald Trump has a well-established track record of obsessing over the size of things that pertain to him. His hands, his inauguration crowd size, and now his plane in comparison to other world leaders. Trump Insecure about size In the…

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