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Worse Than Bush: Global Approval of U.S. Leadership Plunges, Humiliating Trump

January 19, 2018

In December 2017, President Donald J. Trump unveiled his “America First” strategy. A transcript of his speech formally announcing the policy changes can be found here. The policy was not a significant departure from Trump’s rhetoric during the 2016 campaign.…

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Trump Threatens to ‘Totally Destroy North Korea’ in a Totally Insane Speech

September 19, 2017

The United Nations is holding its 72nd Session of the U.N. General Assembly. But it is also the first one that is being addressed by Donald Trump. If the diplomatic body was expecting to be surprised by Trump’s speech, they…

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Let’s Call Anyone Still Standing By Trump What They Are: Collaborators

August 19, 2017

August 19, 2017 by Lynn Sherr At a time when precise language has gone missing from the White House, how best to describe those loyal Republicans still dancing with the guy who brung them? You know, Jewish-Americans like economics guru…

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A New Generation of Hate Rises In America – And Trump is a Symptom of the Disease

August 14, 2017

by A.C. Thompson, ProPublica, and Karim Hajj, special to ProPublica, The white supremacist forces arrayed in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend — the largest gathering of its sort in at least a generation — represented a new incarnation of the…

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The Republican Party is Doomed – Unless They Impeach Trump Before it’s Too Late

August 12, 2017

By Michael Winship You’ve probably heard the story. It’s said that in ancient Rome, the emperor had a member of the Praetorian Guard who, amid all the pomp and all the accolades, would stand behind him and murmur: “Remember, Caesar,…

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Trump’s Deregulation Teams Shrouded in Suspicion and Secrets

August 10, 2017

by Robert Faturechi, ProPublica, and Danielle Ivory, The New York Times. This article was co-published with the New York Times. When President Trump ordered federal agencies to form teams to dismantle government regulations, the Transportation Department turned to people with…

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Trump and His Followers Want to Turn Back Time to the Pre-Civil Rights Era

July 30, 2017

July 27, 2017 by Leonard Steinhor Donald Trump and his supporters may be waging battles against the press, immigrants, voting rights, the environment, science, social welfare programs, Planned Parenthood and what they label political correctness and the deep state. But to…

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Spy Bosses Struggle to Work with ‘Insulting’ President, ‘Stand By’ Russia Scandal Findings

July 29, 2017

by Mattathias Schwartz, Last week, Dan Coats, the former senator from Indiana and current head of the U.S. intelligence community, was interviewed by NBC’s Lester Holt in front of a live audience at the Aspen Security Forum, a gathering where…

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If You Want To Know About Trump’s Voter Fraud Commision, Check Out What Happens In Kansas

July 27, 2017

Kris Kobach and Kansas’ SAFE Act A Kansas voter prepares to cast her ballot – and prove her identity – in the 2014 midterm elections. AP Photo/Charlie Riedel Chelsie Bright, Mills College If you want to understand President Donald Trump’s…

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Attention Parents: Here’s How to Explain Nutty, Nasty Donald Trump to Your Children

July 23, 2017

By Karin Kamp New Book Helps Parents Talk to Their kids About Trump In her new book, How Do I Explain This to My Kids: Parenting in the Age of Trump, child psychologist Dr. Ava Siegler brings together stories by authors…

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