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Madeleine Albright: Trump behavior in Helsinki 'un-American'

MSNBC - 17 Jul 2018
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright joins Morning Joe to discuss Monday's joint news conference in Finland with President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin and why she says Trump's behavior there was un-American.Jul.17.2018.
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A grammatical analysis of Donald Trump's double negatives

The Economist - 18 Jul 2018
People make far more errors in speech. Misnegation happens because it can be hard to keep track of the number of negations in a sentence. Some negation words are obvious: not is the clearest one in English. But there are many other negators: take hardly.
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Who's un-American now?

Lexington Herald Leader - 19 Jul 2018
Comrade Trump attacks U.S. intelligence agencies and our allies. Then sings the praises of Putin, a dictator who jails opponents, breaks international law at will, suppresses freedom of speech and runs a kleptocracy. During the 2016 campaign, Trump ...
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Haley: Human Rights Council Is UN's 'Greatest Failure'

Voice of America - 18 Jul 2018
U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley defended the Trump administration's June decision to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council, saying the body is the U.N.'s "greatest failure." Speaking at the conservative Heritage Foundation in Washington on ...
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Donald Trump Is No Patriot

The Atlantic - 19 Jul 2018
You can see it in his rhetoric. In his inaugural address, he declared, “At the bedrock of our politics will be a total allegiance to the United States of America.” In his speech to the United Nations last September, he used variations of the word ...
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Trump rules out Putin's plan to interrogate US citizens

Axios - 19 Jul 2018
The dramatic Singapore summit between President Trump and Kim Jong-un has been followed by five weeks of occasional talk and no action. That could change next week. The latest: In talks at the DMZ, North Korea agreed to return the remains of 50-55 ...
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Barack Obama Breaks His Silence

The Atlantic - 17 Jul 2018
The occasion for Obama's remarks was the 16th annual Nelson Mandela Lecture, and though he did not mention his successor by name, President Trump loomed large in the speech. Trump, in contrast to Obama, has rebuked America's Western allies while ...
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Kim Jong-Un Isn't the Only One Playing Donald Trump For a Sucker

Washington Monthly - 17 Jul 2018
Obama followed up on that speech by negotiating the New Start Treaty with Russia and initiating Global Summits on Nuclear Security every two years during his presidency. In the end, he didn't reach the goal of securing all vulnerable nuclear material ...
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Meet Trump's nominee for the government's election security body

Axios - 19 Jul 2018
President Trump has nominated Donald Palmer, a former elections official from Virginia, to the U.S. Election Assistance Commission, the independent commission tasked with helping states update and improve their elections' security. Why it matters: The ...
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No, your Trump-is-gay-for-Putin jokes aren't funny

Washington Post - 17 Jul 2018
After Trump initially canceled his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, The Washington Post's David Ignatius called Trump's cancellation notice a “breakup letter” and concluded that he “writes in the tone of a wounded suitor.” After the summit, the ...
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Axios World

Axios - 19 Jul 2018
Welcome to Axios World, where two evenings a week we break down what you need to know about the big stories from around the globe. Thanks for joining me! Please tell your friends and colleagues to sign up here, and I'd love your tips and feedback: ...
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Read the full transcript of the Helsinki press conference

Vox - 16 Jul 2018
President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to discuss relations between the two countries. The press conference that followed was striking. Asked to denounce Russian interference in the 2016 election, Trump changed the ...

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