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Panel of Psychiatrists Warn America: Trump Has ‘Dangerous Mental Illness’

While lampooning Donald Trump on a daily basis is the way some of us in the media cope with the absurdity of the political situation we find ourselves in, the truth is that the President of the United States isn’t just incompetent, but clinically deran…

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The Real Scandal Surrounding Trump’s ‘Wiretapping’ Charge Should Scare the Hell Out Of You

On March 4 Donald Trump started a firestorm when he tweeted that President Obama had wiretapped Trump Tower during the presidential campaign. Suddenly the House Intelligence Committee investigation that was looking into possible ties between Trump asso…

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The President of Turkey Just Seized More Autocratic Power, So Trump Called to Congratulate Him

Back in March, major news outlets reported on a story that, on the surface, seemed insane. Former CIA Director, James Woolsey, alleged that he attended a meeting in September, 2016 with officials from Turkey and Donald Trump’s foreign policy mentor, Mi…

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‘The Intercept’ Goes to War Against Rachel Maddow’s Investigative Reporting on RussiaGate

(The Daily Banter’s Justin Rosario also covered the Maddow story here.)The Intercept, the news and opinion site run in part by Glenn Greenwald, has been known from the very beginning as an outlet where investigative journalism was allowed flourish…

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