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Can My Children Be Friends With White People? - The New York Times

The rise of Donald Trump has broken bonds on all sides. But for people of color the stakes are different.

Politics | Trump Politics

‘Uncle Trump’ Finds Fans in China - The New York Times

Many Chinese say they are relieved to see a leader who seems to care more about making deals than idealism.

News | News

Tech Giants Are Biggest Threat Facing Trump Supporters

Illustration by Ben Garrison After tech giants testified before Congress on Tuesday, Americans should realize the richest and most powerful U.S. companies wield power and influence in a way not seen since the railroad tycoons and John D. Rockefeller’s S

Politics | Politics

Five Key Points From the Indictment of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates

Here are highlights from the 31-page indictment against Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, and Rick Gates, his longtime associate.

Politics | Trump Politics

They’re Trump-strong in rural Iowa — and not changing their minds

Trump honored the heroes of Las Vegas — police officers and first responders. Democrats elevate thugs and view our protectors in blue with disdain.

Politics | Trump

Ben Shapiro vs. Donald Trump? These tweets are worth your time.

Ben Shapiro is a personal hero of mine, so I may be biased. He’s a conservative star, and easily the most reasoned, logical, and effective voice speaking to young people on campuses across th…

Politics | Trump Politics

There Is No GOP Civil War

Despite the unrequited longings of the left and certain vocal Republicans, there is no civil war in the Republican Party, and there is not even widespread disaffection with President Donald Trump among rank-and-file GOP voters.

History | The Constitution

Behind Trump’s latest moves: A return to constitutional government

Do you remember how glum Barak Obama looked after last year’s election? It wasn’t because he liked Hillary Clinton. Instead, he was mourning for the last four years of his administration. He was lo…

Politics | Politics

Trump Disavows Nuclear Deal and Denounces Iranian Leadership

Mr. Trump said he would ask Congress to establish “trigger points,” which could prompt the United States to reimpose sanctions on Iran if it crosses thresholds set by Congress.

Politics | Politics

‘He threw a fit’: Trump’s anger over Iran deal forced aides to scramble for a compromise

Trump ‘felt jammed’ by an earlier recommendation to sign off on a pact he loathes as an ‘embarrassment.’

News | From CNN

Costs of Rex Tillerson exit may not save his job - CNNPolitics

If Trump really thinks the planet is a "mess" as crises churn from North Korea to the Middle East, it would seem illogical to ditch his secretary of state

Politics | Politics

What the librarian who rejected Melania Trump’s Dr. Seuss books as ‘racist’ got wrong - The Washington Post

Seuss had issues. But so did a vast array of other authors.

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National Survey: Americans Agree with Trump on National Anthem and NFL Protests - Breitbart

The Remington Research Group has just conducted a public poll, which shows two things very clearly. First, the American people agree

News | From CNN

The Trump White House's colossal blind spot on private emails

At least a half-dozen top Trump administration officials used private email accounts to communicate about White House business, according to the New York Times.

News | News

The NFL Won't Forget September 24, 2017 Anytime Soon

What started last year with one player and one knee became something much larger today.

Politics | Politics

The fake news machine: Inside a town gearing up for 2020

There's a whole industry dedicated to producing fake US news in Macedonia – and it's getting ready for 2020

Politics | Trump

Trump and His Supporters Care about ‘Wins,’ Not Ideology

Donald Trump’s ill-conceived debt-ceiling deal with congressional Democrats is just the latest proof that he’s driven by a desire for good press above all else ...

News | From CNN

Christie: Bannon's plane ultimatum 'never happened' - CNNPolitics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is disputing former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon's characterization of his commitment to President Donald Trump on the campaign trail -- saying that one conversation Bannon described in a Sunday interview "

Politics | Trump

SHOCK: Trump Administration Did NOT Mention This During 9/11 Ceremony | Daily Wire

Sixteen years after the worst terrorist attack in history hit the United States, President Donald Trump and his administration failed to mention the terms “radical Islam” or “Islamic terrorism” during a ceremony in Washington D.C.

Politics | Op-Ed

The RINO Hunters Become the Hunted

As Donald Trump sides with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over their Republican counterparts, one of his allies lobs a telling insult at a movement conservative.

Politics | Trump

6 Things You Need To Know About Trump's Decision To End DACA ... Six Months From Now

On Monday, the Trump administration leaked via Politico the news that President Trump had decided to end President Obama’s executive amnesty — the Deferred Action for Childhood Arriva

News | Fake News

The Fake-News Fallacy | The New Yorker

Old fights about radio have lessons for new fights about the Internet.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

The feel-good Hallmark Channel is booming in the age of Trump

More and more Americans are turning to the Hallmark Channel for relief from the daily news cycle.

News | News

Trump Administration Reportedly Confirms $300 Million Annual US Funding of Pro-Palestinian Agency Will Continue

Three months after indefinitely delaying the potential move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, President...

News | From the HuffPost

Trump Staffer Responsible For Finding Positive News Stories Resigns | HuffPost

As director of rapid response, Andy Hemming was tasked with recirculating positive news to journalists.

Politics | Politics

Can You Spot the Difference in Trump's Oval Office?

The president is returning to a freshly renovated White House—and it includes one particularly telling change.

Science & Technology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Why Labelling President Trump as Mentally Ill Is Wrong | Psychology Today

Four reasons why the petition calling President Trump mentally ill is deeply troubling.

Politics | Politics

FACT CHECK: Did Clapper Get ‘Caught Lying To Congress’?

President Donald Trump claimed that former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper "famously got caught lying to Congress" in a Thursday tweet.

Politics | Politics

Don’t be fooled again: That huge crowd photo is not a Trump rally - The Washington Post

Those people were Cleveland Cavs fans.

Politics | Trump

Bill O'Reilly: Trump doesn't understand the true horrors of Nazism

The former Fox News pundit had some strong words for US President Donald Trump and the American education system.

Politics | Politics

Down the Breitbart Hole - The New York Times

Steve Bannon once said it was the platform for the alt-right. Its current editors disagree. Is the incendiary media company at the nerve center of Donald Trump’s America simply provocative — or dangerous?

News | News

Steve Bannon, Trump's chief strategist, fired - CNNPolitics

President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, multiple White House officials told CNN on Friday.

Politics | Politics

Opinion | Trump is something the nation did not know it needed

He may whet Americans’ appetites for a grown-up leader who shuns sycophants.

Politics | Politics

Trump's response to Barcelona attack? A fake story about bullets dipped in pigs' blood.

The president of the United States just advocated for the execution of Muslim prisoners by firing at them with bullets dipped in pig's blood.

News | News

When Liberals Club People, It’s With Love In Their Hearts

Apparently, as long as violent leftists label their victims fascists, they are free to set fires, smash windows and beat civilians bloody.

Politics | Politics

Trump’s horrifying ‘take three’ on Charlottesville | New York Post

On Tuesday afternoon, we learned yet again that the president of the United States is against neo-Nazis, which is nice. They’re “very rough,” he said at...

Politics | Politics

Eboni K. Williams: Fox News Host Slams Trump Charlottesville Response

Fox News host Eboni K. Williams denounced President Trump's initial response to Charlottesville, Va.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Why Professional Cuddling Is Booming Under Trump - Rolling Stone

In the wake of Donald Trump's election, people struggled to figure out how to cope – and some found the answer was as simple as human touch.

News | News

Senior West Wing Official Says McMaster Called Israel 'Illegitimate' 'Occupying Power' | Daily Wire

National Security Advisor H.R.

Politics | Politics

Mueller impanels grand jury in Russia probe: report

Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly impaneled a grand jury in Washington as part of the ongoing investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

Politics | Politics

Musings and Meditations: Dear Mr. President: A Question You Haven't Been Asked

Politics | Seriously???

DEA Chief: Trump 'Wrong' To Promote Excessive Force By Police

In a letter circulated to agents, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) acting head Chuck Rosenberg blasted President Trump’s recent comments supporting excessive force by police.

Politics | Op-Ed

My Party Is in Denial About Donald Trump

We created him, and now we're rationalizing him. When will it stop?

Politics | Politics

When Progressives Embrace Hate - The New York Times

Why are the leaders of the Women’s March fawning over anti-Semites and cop killers?

Politics | Politics

Trump ousts Scaramucci as communications director

The change came at the request of new chief of staff John Kelly, who started Monday.

Politics | Politics

Tourism under Trump: Can recreation in Appalachia revive a struggling economy?

It’s mid-April, and the New River flows lazily past the town of Thurmond, West Virginia between ridges marked by the mix of leafless brown and electric green that signals the moment just before nature explodes

Politics | Politics

Anthony Scaramucci’s vulgar New Yorker interview is beyond words - The Washington Post

He attacks Trump's top two advisers and muses about killing people.

Politics | Politics

Sessions' powerful friends stand up to Trump

The attorney general's former colleagues in Congress, as well as conservative allies, publicly questioned the president's attacks on Sessions.

News | NEWS

Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary

WASHINGTON — Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned on Friday after denouncing chaos in the West Wing and telling President Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of the New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Trump’s State Department Blames Israel For Palestinian Terrorism | Daily Wire

“Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank, settler violence against Palestinians in the West Bank, the perception that the Israeli government was changing the status quo on the Haram Al Sharif/Temple Mount, and IDF tactics that the Palestinians

Politics | Politics

Trump Recertifies Iran Nuclear Deal, but Only Reluctantly

After hours of debate, the president agreed to continue with an international agreement limiting Iran’s nuclear program that he had pledged to overhaul.

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Sometimes all this Trump-trolling just feels weak

The left-leaning internet is turning the tiniest, most insignificant moments into jokes with President Donald Trump as the punchline.

Politics | Trump Politics

He Fights - Evan Sayet

My Leftist friends (as well as many ardent #NeverTrumpers) constantly ask me if Im not bothered by Donald Trumps lack of decorum. They ask if I dont think his tweets are beneath the dignity of the office. Heres my answer..07/14/2017 10:51:49AM EST.

Politics | POLITICS

Bungled collusion is still collusion - The Washington Post

The Russia scandal has entered a new phase, and there’s no going back.

News | The News

There Is Now Evidence that Senior Trump Officials Attempted to Collude With Russia

Donald Trump Jr.'s bombshell release of e-mails provides proof that senior Trump campaign officials attempted to collude with Russia ...

News | News

Trump Jr. releases email chain on conversations with Russian sources

Donald Trump Jr. on Tuesday released a stunning chain of emails detailing his conversations about setting up a campaign meeting with a Russian lawyer who had offered compromising information on Hillary Clinton.

Politics | Politics

Mystery Solved: Now We Know Why Comey Did Nothing About Hillary

It's no wonder James Comey refused to press charges against Hillary Clinton for her egregious security breaches: He may have been guilty of the same thing.

News | From CNN

US, Russia disagree over what Trump and Putin actually said to each other

President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time at the G20 Summit in Germany

News | Fun With Islam

WATCH: Women’s March Organizer Linda Sarsour Calls For ‘Jihad’ Against Trump | Daily Wire

Speaking at the Islamic Society of North American Convention last weekend, Women’s March organizer Linda Sarsour ripped into the Trump administration and called for “jihad” against Trump. ISNA itself has a long history of ties to Islamic extremism.

News | The News

President makes a call to last Doolittle Raider

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump called Lt. Col. Dick Cole, the last surviving member of the Doolittle Raiders, on Sunday, according to a press

News | From CNN

White House stays silent on anti-Semitic connection of Trump's anti-CNN video - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump's top aides are staying silent about the possible anti-Semitic, racist and anti-Muslim origins of a video the President tweeted Sunday, declining to answer a series of CNN questions about the video and its self-proclaimed origin

Politics | Politics

OPINION: Trump's travel ban victory should force media to examine itself | TheHill

OPINION | The Supreme Court's stay should concentrate minds in both the judiciary and the media on the loss of objectivity in analysis over the president's immigration order.

News | The News

NOT Fake News: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Loretta Lynch Now ALL Under Investigation

You wouldn't know it from the mainstream media, but President Donald Trump is not under FBI investigation (repeat: NOT). But you know who is? Hillary Clinton. Bernie Sanders. Loretta Lynch.

Politics | POLITICS

Republicans to Trump: Hands off Mueller

As Trump allies call for special counsel's firing, GOP lawmakers say former FBI director gives them comfort

News | From CNN

Christopher Ruddy says Trump 'considering' firing Mueller - CNNPolitics.com

One of President Donald Trump's friends said Monday he believes the President is considering dismissing special counsel Robert Mueller.

Politics | Politics

The Shadowy History Of Secret White House Tapes

American presidents began surreptitious recordings in the White House in 1940 under Roosevelt, unbeknownst to Congress or the public. After Nixon, they were believed to stop, but did they?

Politics | Politics

Inside The Chaotic Battle To Be The Top Reply To A Trump Tweet

The area below the president’s tweets is the most valuable real estate on the internet.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Charlotte Pride rejects Gays for Trump | Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Pride refuses to let a Gays for Trump group enter a float in this summer’s Pride Parade in uptown Charlotte.

Politics | Politics

WATCH: After Endless Leaks, Rubio Asks Comey Why This ONE THING About Trump Wasn't Leaked

On Thursday, former FBI Director James Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee regarding President Donald Trump's behavior relative to the Michael Flynn and overall Russian Investigation pre-firing.

News | From CNN

Jeff Sessions committed the one sin Donald Trump can't forgive - CNNPolitics.com

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was once Donald Trump's truest, most loyal friend -- the first major backer of the billionaire's presidential campaign and a major ally for his get-tough policies on immigration.

News | The News

Kathy Griffin: Trump is 'trying to ruin my life' after photo scandal - CNN.com

Kathy Griffin is fighting back against the abuse and "death threats" she has received in light of controversial images released earlier this week that showed the comedian holding up a bloody head resembling that of President Donald Trump.

News | News

Kathy Griffin's bloody Trump photo gets the internet to agree on something

Politics in 2017 continues to be horrible.

News | The News

Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

President Donald Trump on Monday condemned the fatal stabbing of two good Samaritans trying to help a pair of young women targeted by an anti-Muslim tirade on a Portland, Oregon, light rail train.

News | NEWS

Trump Cancels Visit to Ancient Masada Site after Israel Refuses Helicopter Landing

President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site. Instead, Trump will now deliver a speech

Politics | Politics

Here's what you need to know about the newly appointed special counsel - LA Times

President Trump's firing of FBI Director James B. Comey has increased calls for a special prosecutor to be appointed in the Russia probe.

Politics | Politics

Special Counsel named to head Russia investigation; White House caught by surprise - LA Times

The Justice Department on Wednesday named a special counsel, former FBI Director Robert Mueller III, to take over the investigation of ...

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Jimmy Fallon Was on Top of the World. Then Came Trump. - The New York Times

Late night got partisan. The competition found its groove. And now “The Tonight Show” host is looking for all the luck he can get.

Politics | Politics

Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation

WASHINGTON — President Trump asked the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, to shut down the federal investigation into Mr. Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn

Politics | Politics

If the president says it, is it no longer classified? - CNNPolitics.com

Was it legal for President Donald Trump to disclose classifed information to Russian officials?

News | From the HuffPost

Stephen Fry Explains Why Some People Believe Everything Donald Trump Says | HuffPost

Some supporters of President Donald Trump believe just about everything he says, even when he’s wrong. And Trump himself seems to have absolute confidence in his own beliefs ― again, even when he is demonstrably wrong.

News | From CNN

Trump claims F-35s flew over Japan undetected: 'Pretty cool, right?'

US President Donald Trump thinks the F-35 fighter is "pretty cool," but he seems to be a bit confused over what the newest US warplanes have been up to in Japan.

Politics | POLITICS

F.B.I. Director James Comey Is Fired by Trump

WASHINGTON — President Trump has fired the director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey, over his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, the White House said on Tuesday.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump has a dangerous disability - The Washington Post

People must let their representatives know just how dangerous this man is.

News | News

"Palestine" is Already a "Failed State" – Jewish Policy Center

The impending visit of Mahmoud Abbas to Washington on Wednesday coupled with moves on Capitol Hill to cut off funding to the Palestinian Authority (PA) as a result of Palestinian terrorism makes this a good time to focus on Palestinian governance. Once th

Politics | Obamacare

Betsy McCaughey: The Democrats' Pre-Existing Condition Scam

The House vote on the GOP's ObamaCare repeal bill vote is down to the wire, with dozens of Republicans waffling as "undecideds." What's the hold-up? Ninety-six percent of people who have to buy their own insurance stand to benefit from this bill

Politics | Politics

The Media Bubble is Real — And Worse Than You Think - POLITICO Magazine

We crunched the data on where journalists work and how fast it’s changing. The results should worry you.

Politics | POLITICS

Guess Who Came to Dinner With Flynn and Putin - NBC News

NBC News reviewed video and photos from a 2015 Moscow gala that Mike Flynn was paid $45,000 to attend to see who else was in the room.

Politics | Politics

Was Trump’s Syria Strike Illegal? Explaining Presidential War Powers

WASHINGTON — President Trump ordered the military on Thursday to carry out a missile attack on Syrian forces for using chemical weapons against civilians. The unilateral attack lacked authorization from Congress or from the United Nations Security Council, raising the question of whether he had legal authority to commit the act of war.

Humor | Humor

The internet needed a Photoshop battle to make sense of Trump sitting in an 18-wheeler

If a photo of Trump in a truck hits the internet, a Photoshop battle will inevitably ensue. And it did. Right here.

Politics | Politics

The crucial White House position Trump has neglected to fill - The Washington Post

Five good reasons the president should get a dog — and soon.

Politics | Politics

Monitoring May Have ‘Incidentally’ Picked Up Trump Aides, House Member Says

The White House seized on the comments as evidence of wiretapping, but the remarks indicated that the intelligence targets were foreign officials, not President Trump.

News | From CNN

Trump's very bad day: FBI investigating Russia links as White House repeats wiretap claim - CNNPolitics.com

Trump's wiretapping accusation hits its climax at FBI Director Comey's hearing. And the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch starts.

News | News

Judge Reveals Obama’s Role In Conspiracy To Spy On Trump

Did Barack Obama illegally spy on Donald Trump? Trump leveled the shocking allegations and the media immediately erupted in fury. But one judge says he has proof Obama engaged in an illegal operation to spy on Trump during the campaign. Appearing on Fox a

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

'SNL' Has Never Been More Popular and Less Fun

Everyone is watching to see how the show takes on Donald Trump, and it’s been a real slog.

Politics | Politics

White House says Trump paid $38 million in taxes on $150 million in income in 2005, calls tax form disclosure 'illegal'

As MSNBC's Rachel Maddow prepared to air President Trump's tax returns from 2005, the White House pushed back in advance, saying that p...

Politics | Politics

Here’s what Trump was thinking when he made those bombshell wiretapping allegations

President Trump made headlines on Saturday after he sent a series of explosive tweets claiming that the phones in his Manhattan skyscraper were tapped by former President Barack Obama during last year’s campaign. On Sunday, the White House released a st

Politics | Politics

Sessions recuses himself from Russia probe

The attorney general is removing himself following reports he met twice with the Russian ambassador during Trump's campaign.

Politics | Politics

How Trump’s disciplined speech came together - POLITICO

The president prepared for days, edited until the final hours and managed to stick to a script.

Politics | Media Bias

Kellyanne Conway White House Couch Controversy Highlights ‘Double Standard’

A picture of Kellyanne Conway, senior adviser to President Trump, with her feet tucked up underneath her on the couch in the Oval Office while the president met with the heads of the country’s historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), has th

Politics | Politics

Why Trump's Tuesday speech isn't a State of the Union address - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump is set to give an address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday -- but it technically won't be his first State of the Union address.

Politics | Politics

‘He’s a Performance Artist Pretending to be a Great Manager’

Donald Trump sits at the top of the biggest org chart in the world. Why does he look so uncomfortable in the job.

Politics | Politics

Dem governors left out of traditional White House press conference

Democratic governors and some Republican governors who attended a meeting with President Trump on Monday were excluded from the traditional bipartisan press conference outside the West Wing, party officials said.

News | Op-Ed

Here’s A List Of All The Muslim Countries That Ban Jews | Daily Wire

Fake news infected the body politic this week as liberals lost their minds over President Trump’s falsely-labeled “Muslim ban,” which bars refugees from seven high-risk Muslim majority countries (previously identified by President Obama’s own Depa

History | History

Memo to Donald Trump: Thomas Jefferson invented hating the media - The Washington Post

Jefferson is celebrated as a champion of a free press. But he also wrote that “nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper."

News | From CNN

White House blocks CNN, other news organizations from press briefing

The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and Politico were also excluded.

Politics | Politics

Killer, kleptocrat, genius, spy: the many myths of Vladimir Putin | World news | The Guardian

The Long Read: Russia’s role in Trump’s election has led to a boom in Putinology. But do all these theories say more about us than Putin?

News | News

In coal country, putting faith in Trump's economic promises

In the coal towns of West Virginia, President Trump made economic promises that helped him win the election. Around 12,000 mining jobs have been eliminated in the last few years in that state alone while production remains at its lowest since the 1980s. I

News | From CNN

Donald Trump's aides don't want to admit the President is golfing - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump has made visiting his Florida golf courses a near every-weekend habit in the first month of his administration, and his aides are trying to obscure whether Trump is actually golfing during the visits.

News | From CNN

White House confirms adviser reassigned after disagreeing with Trump - CNNPolitics.com

A senior National Security Council adviser was reassigned to his old job at the National Defense University, a White House spokeswoman confirmed Sunday, after he criticized the Trump administration's Latin American policies.

Politics | Politics

Trump cites (fake) attack in Sweden

There has been no recent terrorist attack in Sweden.

Politics | Politics

Trump called the press ‘the enemy.’ Reince Priebus says he meant it. - The Washington Post

Priebus echoed his boss's criticisms, dismissing recent media stories as “stupidity” and blasting the use of anonymous sources.

Politics | Politics

Here's why the 2018 Senate election will be crucial for President Trump and his Democratic foes - LA Times

In the partisan battle zone that is Washington, there is one conquest that could turn the fight decisively in Republicans ’ favor: winning 60 seats in the U.S. Senate.

Humor | Humor

Late Night’s Best Jokes About Trump’s Instantly Infamous Press Conference

There’s a lot to unpack, and Colbert, Fallon, Noah, Meyers, Kimmel, and Corden are here to unpack it.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Anti-Semites Praise Trump For Berating Jewish Reporter And Refusing To Condemn Anti-Semitism In Press Conference

Anti-Semitic writers are thrilled that President Donald Trump denounced a Jewish reporter at a press conference and told him to be quiet after he asked the president to condemn anti-Semitism. They said Trump’s performance was “amazing” and “one of the greatest things I’ve ever witnessed in my life” because he criticized “the Jews” and showed that the press is “totally part of the Jewish deep state.”

Science & Technology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Relax, Trump is stone cold sane

Let me issue the standard disclaimer of psychiatrists who discuss the mental health of public figures: I have not personally examined President Trump.

Politics | Politics

Trump tells Jewish magazine's reporter to 'sit down,' blames anti-Semitism on 'the other side' - CNNPolitics.com

In response to a question Thursday about threats to Jewish centers nationwide, President Donald Trump called a Jewish reporter a liar, told him to sit down and later said anti-Semitism was coming from "the other side."

News | News

Dennis Prager: Note to the Left — Four Years Ago, Conservatives Were Just as Depressed

Here's a news flash for Democrats and other Americans on the left: Four years ago, when Barack Obama was re-elected president, conservatives were just as

Politics | Politics

Conway: 'I don’t know who' had access to Twitter account | TheHill

White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway said on Tuesday that she does not know who was operating her Twitter account when it was used to retweet a white nationalist.

Politics | Politics

Democratic leaders cite fake tweets while criticizing Flynn

In a statement criticizing the White House and President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, Democratic leaders in Congress cited tweets from a fake Flynn account. Tuesday afternoon, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other top

Politics | Politics

Trump Was Told Weeks Ago That Michael Flynn Withheld Truth on Russia

Sean Spicer, the press secretary, said in a briefing that President Trump has been reviewing the situation daily and asked for Mr. Flynn’s resignation as national security adviser.

News | News

Michael Flynn Resigns as National Security Adviser - NYTimes.com

WASHINGTON — Michael T. Flynn, the national security adviser, resigned on Monday night after it was revealed that he had misled Vice President Mike Pence and other top White House officials about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

Politics | Politics

A conspiracy theory site that believes Sandy Hook was fake is behind Trump's theory the media makes up terror attacks

Donald Trump’s claims that the media is covering up terrorist attacks committed by Muslim fundamentalists were previously promoted by a right-wing conspiracy theory website with which the US President has links.  The InfoWars site frequently publishes

News | News

Majority in Leading EU Nations Support Trump-Style Travel Ban: Poll - NBC News

The figures "suggest that public opposition to further migration from predominantly Muslim states is by no means confined to Trump's electorate."

News | News

16 Fake News Stories Reporters Have Run Since Trump Won

Journalists, media types, reporters, you have two choices: you can fix these problems, or you can watch your profession go down in flames.

Politics | Politics

Trump: Nordstrom Treated Ivanka 'So Unfairly'

Where the White House saw a father standing up for his daughter, an ethics expert saw an implicit threat. President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at Nordstrom, the latest company to draw his Twitter attention, saying the department store chain that de

Politics | Politics

Gorsuch: Trump's attack on judges 'demoralizing' | TheHill

Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, on Wednesday called the president's tweets attacking federal judges "disheartening" and "demoralizing."

Politics | Seriously???

CNN’s Jim Acosta: WH List on Underreported Terror Attacks Is a ‘Head-Scratcher’

CNN's Jim Acosta tonight said he had been given a list by the White House to back up President Trump's claims on underreported terrorist attacks.

Politics | Politics

Where Things Stand in the Legal Battle Over President Trump's Travel Ban - NBC News

While the outcome of the executive order remains unclear, here's a look back at how we got here.

Politics | Politics

Trump Posted A False News Report To His Facebook Page And Got Thousands Of Shares

The report claimed that Kuwait had also issued a visa ban on several Muslim-majority countries after President Trump's immigration order. They didn't.

Politics | POLITICS

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would

Pay attention to perspective.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

‘Hamilton’ cast members make PC change to ‘America the Beautiful’ — and the internet reacts

During the pregame ceremonies at …

Politics | Politics

'There is No Moral Equivalency': Ben Sasse Says 'I Don't Know' What Trump's Doing With Putin Comments | Mediaite

"I'll be honest, I don't know what the president is trying to do with statements like these," the Nebraska Senator said.

Politics | Politics

Trust Records Show Trump Is Still Closely Tied to His Empire - NYTimes.com

Politics | Politics

Here Is What It Takes To Confirm A Supreme Court Nominee

President Trump plans to announce his choice to fill the vacant ninth seat on Tuesday. There are a series of actions required to make the replacement official; it is expected to take months.

Politics | Op-Ed

Trump’s Order on Refugees: Mostly Right on Substance, Wrong on Rollout

The instant backlash to Trump's executive order on refugees is the result more of knee-jerk emotion than a sober assessment of Trump’s policy.

Health & Fitness | News Items

Does Truth Still Exist, or Are There Just Alternative Facts?

Kellyanne Conway, advisor to President Trump, introduced a new term into most people’s lexicon: “alternative facts.” What does this phrase tell us about what it means to be human?

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The White House Holocaust Horror

The White House's depraved logic for omitting the Jews from their Holocaust remembrance statement.

Politics | Politics

Musings and Meditations: Offending The Jews Via Overly PC Statements: Trump Doubles Down On Holocaust Remembrance Day

Politics | Politics

Trump Doesn’t Mention Jews in Holocaust Remembrance Day Message

The remarks immediately drew criticism from Jewish leaders, including Anti-Defamation League head Jonathan Greenblatt.

Politics | Interesting Links

Trump’s Executive Order on Refugees — Separating Fact from Hysteria

Slow down and look at the facts about President Trump’s executive orders on refugees.

Politics | Politics

The Trump administration has frozen Obama’s quiet attempt to send $221 million to Palestine

The State Department is reviewing a last-minute decision by former Secretary of State John Kerry to send $221 million dollars to the Palestinians.

News | News

US said to reassure Palestinians embassy move is off the table | The Times of Israel

Ramallah 'relieved' after Trump administration officials tell them there are no plans to fulfill campaign promise, pan-Arab daily reports; Palestinian sources later deny the story

News | From CNN

The challenges facing Trump's wall

President Donald Trump is following through with one of the first pledges he made a year and a half ago when he announced his long-shot bid for the White House -- directing federal resources toward building a wall along the southern border.

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Trump bans EPA employees from giving social media updates

EPA grants have reportedly been frozen, with agency employees barred from speaking about it.

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Donald Trump’s inauguration cake is a lesson in intellectual property law — Quartz

Cake hasn't been controversial since the 1800s when French queen consort Marie Antoinette allegedly declared France's poor, who had no bread, should eat brioche instead (in English: "let them eat cake"). But at US president Donald Trump's ina

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Trump turns noncommittal on Jerusalem embassy move - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Jordan, the Palestinian Authority and other Arab allies have warned the White House of severe repercussions should it proceed with the move.