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Trump denies making 'shithole countries' comment

CNN - 12 Jan 2018
In a separate part of the conversation about the diversity visa lottery, the source said, Trump referred to people coming from Africa as coming from "shithole countries." Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, who was briefed by Illinois Democratic Sen ...
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A year of Trump: (Almost) everything that happened

CNN - 20 Jan 2018
From the moment he trampled the unifying conventions of the inaugural address by decrying "American carnage," Trump shattered political normality, tearing at racial and societal divides, the limits and decorum of his office, even raising doubts about ...
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The case for taking the Trump-Stormy Daniels saga seriously

Washington Post - 20 Jan 2018
Imagine for a second that Donald Trump isn't president. Imagine it's former senator John Doe from Nebraska. Imagine that the Wall Street Journal reported that, on the eve of the 2016 election, Doe's longtime personal lawyer paid a porn star $130,000 to ...
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Syria Is Now Mr. Trump's War

New York Times - 20 Jan 2018
We know President Trump's plan not because he asked Congress for authorization and funding for a continuing troop presence in Syria. We know because Secretary of State Rex Tillerson explained it in a speech on Wednesday at the Hoover Institution at ...
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What on Earth does President Trump want?

Washington Post - 20 Jan 2018
Exactly a week earlier, Trump had thrown the Capitol into similar chaos when he tweeted out criticism of a surveillance bill his administration supported. Later the same day, he rejected, in colorful fashion, a bipartisan immigration compromise he had ...
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One Year In, Trump's Middle East Policy Is Imploding

The New Yorker - 20 Jan 2018
As Trump marks a year in office, his ambitious foreign policy in the world's most volatile region is in tatters. Vice-President Mike Pence arrives in the Middle East this weekend, with stops in Egypt, Jordan, and Israel, amid growing anger at the Trump ...
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Trump's America is caving, as autocrats rise

CNN - 20 Jan 2018
The United States, still a vibrant democracy with deep roots, remains in the "free" category in the Freedom House report, despite its slide in rank since Trump arrived. His administration's brazen defiance of the standards of a strong, healthy ...
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Trump touts year of anti-abortion policies in Rose Garden speech

CNN - 19 Jan 2018
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump touted his administration's anti-abortion record on Friday during remarks that made him the first sitting president to speak via video feed to the March for Life gathering in Washington. "Under my administration ...
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Trump's high-dollar fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago will go on

CNN - 20 Jan 2018
"He's not leaving until this is finished," Trump's budget director, Mick Mulvaney, told reporters outside the White House on Friday. Trump had been looking forward to the occasion, people who spoke with him on Friday said, describing him as upset at ...
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Trump's short-term achievements will cost conservatives

Washington Post - 20 Jan 2018
Being a conservative who does not cheerlead President Trump can make one feel like the Prophet Amos. Amos went to Israel at a time of great prosperity to tell the nation God would destroy it for failing to care for its widows, its poor, its orphans and ...
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The Lasting Impacts of Trump's First Year

WIRED - 20 Jan 2018
As a candidate for president, Donald J. Trump scarcely mentioned the word "tech." One year since he took the oath of office, that hasn't changed much. And yet just a year in, the Trump administration has shaped policy in ways that will radically alter ...
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Donald Trump: He Sounds Like ISIS

The Intercept - 20 Jan 2018
“It's either a hug or an apology,” says Sadiq Khan, recounting how Americans react when they meet him for the first time. “'Thank you for standing up to Trump,' they say, or 'We are really sorry for Trump.'” I am sitting across from the mayor of London ...
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Trump Whines: Shutdown Fight Could Make Me Miss 'My Party'

Daily Beast - 20 Jan 2018
On the eve of a possible government shutdown, President Donald Trump privately vented frustrations that the political impasse could possibly keep him from attending a glitzy inauguration anniversary bash and fundraiser set for Saturday at his Florida ...

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