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Jill Stein’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Interview

Jill Stein, Susan Sarandon’s candidate, isn’t having a good weekend. This Friday, Mueller revealed in his indictments that Russians interfered on behalf of her campaign, posting on the Instagram account Blacktivist, “Choose peace and vote for Jill Stein. Trust me, it’s not a wasted vote.” This is …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Worse Than Nixon

Shortly after the inaugural last January, acting Attorney General Sally Yates warned Donald Trump that his National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn, had been less than forthcoming regarding his conversations with Russians. Trump’s immediate response was to fire Mrs. Yates… To continue reading …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Is In For Real-Life ‘Fire And Fury’ If He Speaks to Mueller Under Oath

Yesterday, as the press corps visited the White House to hear briefings on immigration from senior officials, Donald Trump unexpectedly showed up to answer a few questions. Just before he left, he made one of the most egregious off-the-cuff remarks of his presidency thus far:  Reporter: Are …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump is Going to Fire Mueller, and Without Mass Protests, American Democracy is Finished

If you’ve been paying attention to the coordinated attacks on Special Counsel Robert Mueller coming from the pro-Trump media, you will have noticed a dramatic acceleration over the past couple of weeks. This is because Trump is almost certainly planning to fire him, yet again obstructing the course …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump’s Lawyer Claims He Tweeted For the President. If So, Trump Must Be Removed From Office Immediately.

In a stunning confession, president Trump’s personal lawyer John Dowd, took responsibility on Sunday for a tweet that Trump sent on Saturday claiming he knew his former security adviser, Michael Flynn, had lied to the FBI before he fired him in February: The tweet clearly implies …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Breitbart is Freaking the F*ck Out About Michael Flynn Turning on Trump

Although most of the Breitbart journalists are completely detached from objective reality, a sprinkling of them do seem to grasp certain aspects of just how bad the Mueller probe is going to be for Donald Trump, particularly with Michael Flynn’s decision to cooperate with him. Editor-at-large for …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Democrats Need to Take a Stand and Shut Down the Government

“What I use in the battle for the mind
                                                         Hit it hard like it supposed
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It’s Official: Syria Signs Paris Climate Agreement Making US Only Country Not in It

Syria finally agreed to sign the historic 2015 Paris Climate Accords, making the United States the one major nation to not participate in deal, which would ask governments to limit temperature rises as a way to combat the devastating effects of climate change.  The Sierra Club wrote today that …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Rebirth of James Comey

Immediately following the November election, then FBI Director James Comey was on every Democrat’s hit list of people to blame for Hillary Clinton’s loss. Now, one month after President Trump fired him, Comey’s been transformed into a political victim. Over the course of two and a half hours …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Why Kushner’s Russian ‘Back Channel’ Looks Dirty As Hell

In the world of U.S. diplomacy, back channels of communication between governments exist for various reasons. But they are more regulated than you may think. Though, it appears that President Trump’s son-in-law ’s meeting with the Russian ambassador at Trump Tower was anything but regulated. And his actions weren’t…Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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Mike Pence Repeatedly Lied About Trump Campaign’s Undisclosed Contacts With Russia

We’ve been waiting for weeks for the avalanche that we knew was coming — the one that would bury the Trump administration and make his eventual removal from office almost inevitable. It looks like that avalanche is here.The most recent information to add its weight to the avalanche of questionable …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Mike Pence Repeatedly Lied About Trump Campaign’s Undisclosed Contacts With Russia

We’ve been waiting for weeks for the avalanche that we knew was coming — the one that would bury the Trump administration and make his eventual removal from office almost inevitable. It looks like that avalanche is here.The most recent information to add its weight to the avalanche of questionable …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Trump Says He Didn’t Know Michael Flynn in 2015, Which Is a Big Fucking Lie

Last night, President Trump spoke with Lester Holt in an interview for NBC News. It’s truly a jaw-dropping conversation for a number of reasons, but there’s one important lie that everyone seems to have missed. Trump said that he didn’t know Michael Flynn in 2015. This simply isn’t true.Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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Four Highlights From Yesterday’s Senate Hearing on Russia 

Perhaps the biggest takeaway from the Senate hearing on Russia arrived before it even began: Had Donald Trump taken President Obama’s advice back in November, and chosen anyone but Michael Flynn to be his national security advisor, there would have far fewer Americans glued to C-SPAN on Monday. Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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Trump’s White House Was Warned About Michael Flynn’s Lies: Yates

In her highly-anticipated appearance before a Senate subcommittee on Monday, former acting attorney general Sally Yates testified that she had warned the White House that disgraced former national security advisor Michael Flynn had made misleading statements about his contact with a Russian official—and that those…Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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How to Be a Whistleblower

Whistleblowing is in the news this week: Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates is preparing to testify in front of a Senate panel on May 8th, and CNN reports that she will say she warned the White House about Michael Flynn’s connections with Russia almost three weeks before Flynn was fired.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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How to Be a Whistleblower

Whistleblowing is in the news this week: Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates is preparing to testify in front of a Senate panel on May 8th, and CNN reports that she will say she warned the White House about Michael Flynn’s connections with Russia almost three weeks before Flynn was fired.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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