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It Looks Like Trump’s Big UK Trip is Off, as Queen Gives The Donald the Silent Treatment (VIDEO)

June 21, 2017

It appears that President Donald Trump won’t be visiting the United Kingdom anytime soon. In her speech before Parliament on Wednesday, Queen Elizabeth didn’t mention his name even once. In fact, the only state visit she mentioned was that of…

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London Mayor Rips Trump for Trying To Divide UK Communities in Wake of Terror Attacks

June 5, 2017

In the wake of the tragedy that occurred on the London Bridge in the U.K. on Saturday, President Trump has kept up a steady stream of criticism regarding London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who is understandably fed up. Trump, Khan says,…

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This White Nationalist Just Got Kicked off of SoundCloud (TWEETS)

June 1, 2017

He may be America’s most notorious white supremacist, but fortunately Richard Spencer has just had his podcast kicked off of SoundCloud thanks to investigative journalist Alex Kotch. Spencer is about as obnoxious as these people get, claiming that people of…

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Guess Which Government Trump Just Threatened to Shut Down over Wall? Hint: NOT Mexico! (VIDEO)

April 23, 2017

We may be heading for another government shutdown if President Donald Trump doesn’t get his way so he can build that costly and controversial wall separating the U.S. and Mexico. Trump is using our government like a bargaining tool Taking a…

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Bill O’Reilly on ‘Vacation’ from Fox News as Advertisers Flee After Sex Harassment Claims (VIDEO)

April 12, 2017

Fox’s Bill O’Reilly is taking a vacation at a rather convenient time — just as advertisers are fleeing his show, The O’Reilly Factor, in droves after The New York Times revealed that Fox News and its parent company, 21st Century…

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Bush Ethics Lawyer Says Obama, Queen Could Sue Trump For Libel

March 21, 2017

Bush Lawyer: Continued Claims That UK, Obama Tapped Trump Tower Could Now be considered ‘Libel’. Attorney Richard Painter probably knows more than most about law, ethics and the presidency. He served as the Chief Ethics Lawyer in the White House…

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Appeals Court Determines Assault Rifles Are ‘Weapons Of War’ And Not Protected By 2nd Amendment

February 23, 2017

A Maryland Federal Appeals court has upheld a ban on assault rifles and magazines that hold more than 10 rounds, but the decision was met with a sharply-worded dissent, NBC News reports.  Are Assault Rifles ‘Weapons Of War?’ In a…

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As He Tries To Weasel Out Of It, Trump Told He Can’t Escape ‘Biggest Protest In British History’

February 14, 2017

President Donald Trump’s administration is rescheduling his trip to the United Kingdom in the hopes of avoiding what may well be the biggest protest in British history, The Independent reports.  Thousands — and possibly millions will protest His visit will…

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WATCH: Sean Spicer Claim 5-Year-Old Detained For Hours At Airport ‘Could Have Posed A Threat’

February 3, 2017

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer struck a defiant tone when he said the White House will not apologize for detaining a five-year-old boy at Washington Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C., Raw Story reports. The child was kept for hours…

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Trump More In Debt Than Previously Believed—By Some $1.5 Billion

January 6, 2017

Over the past few months, Donald Trump filed documents with the FEC that reveal the President-elect owes at least $315 million to ten entities. And while some of this debt is personally guaranteed by him, this is a clear conflict…

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