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Donald Trump Jr. Just Surrendered Hundreds Of Russia Documents To The Senate

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The clock is ticking on the Trump presidency. Just over two hundred days into his administration, it already looks like the end is nigh. Just last week it was revealed special counsel Robert Mueller has empaneled a grand jury to tackle the ever-widening investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. At the same time, the Senate is conducting its own, parallel probe into the scandal. Trump’s increasingly erratic Twitter behavior and the attacks his lackeys have launched on Mueller’s credibility are signs that panic is setting in for the Donald’s camp. Now, Bloomberg reports that […]

Media scholar on Trump TV: “This is Orwellian, and it’s happening right now, right here”

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“Overall, since the president took office, President Trump has created more than 1 million new jobs, the unemployment rate is at a 16-year low, and consumer confidence is at a 16-year high — all while the Dow Jones continues to break records.” That’s how Kayleigh McEnany, the lead anchor of President Trump’s “real news” series, began her first segment this week on Trump’s Facebook page. In a brisk 90 seconds, she breathlessly pumped pro-Trump propaganda as though it were “nothing but the facts.” [McEnany, a former CNN commentator, has also just been hired as the Republican National Committee spokesperson.] As […]

Trump Just Announced His Solution To The Opioid Epidemic, And It’s Embarrassing

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Back in the 80s, Nancy Reagan made keeping kids off of drugs her signature issue as First Lady.  By the 90s, however, her “Just Say No” campaign had become a punchline, the drug use prevention equivalent of “abstinence only” sex education, with all the same stigma of failure and derision. Today, President Trump announced a plan to, essentially, resurrect Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” campaign to tackle the nation’s present-day opioid epidemic.  With his own First Lady Melania by his side, he told reporters, “We can keep them from going on [drugs] and maybe by talking to youth and […]

Donald Trump threatens ‘fury’ against N Korea – BBC News

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Donald Trump threatens ‘fury’ against N Korea 8 August 2017 From the section US & Canada Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-40869319 Read more about sharing. These […]