Trump press secretary Sarah Sanders ejected from Virginia restaurant

July 21, 2018

In week of controversy over household separation policy, staffer announces she was asked to leave because I work for POTU The White House press secretary, Sarah Sanders, claimed on Saturday that she was hurled out of a restaurant because she works for Donald Trump. Social media erupted, with some lavishing kudo on the Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, for taking a moral stand. Others sympathetic to the chairman exhorted…

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The death of truth: how we gave up on facts and ended up with Trump

July 18, 2018

Truth decay has been spreading for decades. How can we stop alternative realities from bringing down democracy, questions Michiko Kakutani Two of the most monster regimes in human history came to power in the 20 th century, and the two are determined in accordance with the violation and despoiling of true, on the knowledge that cynicism and weariness and anxiety can make people susceptible to the lies and false-hearted promises…

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Demagogues and charlatans are stoking fear, says Joe Biden

July 9, 2018

Former US vice-president compares situation to 1930 s as migration convulses politics The former US vice-president Joe Biden has accused” demagogues and charlatans” of stirring up voters’ horrors just as they did in the 1930 s as the issue of migration threshes politics on both sides of the Atlantic. Biden, seen as a potential Democratic party candidate against Donald Trump in 2020, did not mention the US president by identify…

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Hillary Clinton says Trump’s family separation policy ‘worse than her worst fears’

July 9, 2018

Clinton accused Trump of withdrawing on his hardline immigration policy only because even for him the optics were terrible Hillary Clinton has spoken up to slam Donald Trump’s ” zero-tolerance ” immigration policy of separating households when they cross the US border illegally as” truly, unimaginably brutal “. She also hinted that perhaps his official visit to Britain next month should not plow ahead” until “their childrens” are reunited” with…

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Goodbye to the worst EPA administrator of all time | Richard Wolffe

July 7, 2018

The notorious climate denier finally vacated amid scandal. Dont trust Trump to supersede him with someone who actually were concerned about the environmental issues, writes the Guardian US columnist Richard Wolffe Scott Pruitt has been brutally misunderstood. Now that he has quit as executive of the Environmental Protection Agency, it’s time to set things straight. You verify, he wasn’t just protecting the environment. He was shielding our president’s soul. ”…

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Separation at the border: children wait in cages at south Texas warehouse

June 28, 2018

US Border Patrol allows reporters to inspects but does not allow pictures or interviews at maintaining facility housing offsprings as young as four Inside an old-fashioned warehouse in south Texas, hundreds of children wait away from their parents in a series of enclosures created by metal fencing. One cage had 20 children inside. Scattered about are bottles of sea, bags of chips and large foil sheets intended to serve as…

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Why does Trump hate Jeff Bezos: is it about power or money?

June 27, 2018

The owner of Amazon and the Washington Post continues his counseling, spurring the president to ever-greater rage Nestled between the delegation of Myanmar and the biggest house in Washington DC is taking shape. A yellow-bellied digger is parked outside, construction workers throw sandbags over their backs, and thick-skulled black tubings stretch from high-pitched windows to the field like the leg of a giant octopus. Inside, a foreman in a baseball…

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Is Melania Trump using fashion to troll her husband?

June 27, 2018

The first ladys I actually dont care jacket isnt the first time shes appeared to have sent a sartorial signal The internet is arm-deep in jacket-gate. Ever since Melania Trump wore Melania Trump wears ‘I don’t care’ jacket en route to child detention centre- video While that may be what the president is telling himself, the internet has a number of other ideas, one of which is that Trump has…

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Trump: I’ll know whether Kim summit will be successful ‘in first minute’

June 22, 2018

President speaks to press at international elevation in Canada, “says hes” is likely to be guided in nuclear talks by merely my touching, my feel Donald Trump on Saturday said his peak with Kim Jong-un in Singapore would be a” one-time shooting “. Speaking to reporters at the G7 summit in La Malbaie, Canada, the US president projected confidence over the prospects for a deal on denuclearization, stating:” I envision…

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‘Jesus never charged a leper a co-pay’: the rise of the religious left

June 9, 2018

DTAG 1 TTDTAG 2 TT Peter Stringfellow, the sex-club entrepreneur who hosted celebrities, millionaires, and royalty at his London establishments, has died of cancer, aged 77, it was announced Thursday. Stringfellow, who was was put forward in a hardscrabble sword township in north England, began their own lives as an impressario after he was briefly imprisoned for a swindle involving fake carpets.” Intimidated to death of the police ,” he…

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Michelle Wolf White House routine ignites backlash and defence of Sanders

May 18, 2018

Reporters and republicans condemn jokes about press secretary and others but Trump targets Griffin and ODonnell support embattled comedian Even in a commonwealth with a long and noble record of brutal slapstick roasteds, the capabilities of Michelle Wolf at including references to Sanders lying during press information sessions and to her facial makeup, elicited furious criticism from several current and former White House figures as well as prominent journalists. Play…

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Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump for defamation

May 15, 2018

At issue is Trumps dismissal of a composite sketch that Daniels articulates depicts a human who threatened her to keep quiet over alleged affair The adult film actor who claims she had an affair with Donald Trump is escalating her legal combat, suing the president for defamation. Stormy Daniels filed individual complaints in federal courtroom in New York on Monday. At issue is a tweet Trump shaped in which he…

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US teacher of the year stages silent protest as Trump awards prize

May 7, 2018

Mandy Manning, who works with refugees and immigrants, wears Womens March and trans equality pins at White House A teacher who contributes a classroom for teenage refugees staged a silent protest by wearing several overtly political badges while receiving an award from Donald Trump at the White House. Mandy Manning works at the Newcomer Center at Joel E Ferris high school in Spokane, Washington, which specializes in English speech development…

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‘Slime ball’: Trump attacks Comey after new book likens president to mafia boss

May 3, 2018

After excerpts from Comeys new volume said the president was untethered to truth, Trump tweets: James Comey is a proven LEAKER& amp; LIAR Donald Trump declared James Comey” a weak and untruthful sludge projectile” on Friday in response to a brand-new volume, in which the former director of the FBI parodys him as a mafia don, and claimed:” It was my great honor to fire James Comey !” ” James…

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Former Cambridge Analytica exec says she wants lies to stop

April 20, 2018

Brittany Kaiser talks about her time inside the controversial political data firm and why she is speaking out now It was the summer of 2007. Brittany Kaiser was still not 21, but she was one of a handful of full-time workers in the small digital crew for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, uploading photographs of the Illinois senator to something called a Facebook page. At the next desk was another activist…

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Trumps presidency is unravelling. But he wont fall without a push | Gary Younge

April 14, 2018

The presidency is mired in incompetence and calamity. So why arent his foes presenting a hopeful alternative? mentions Guardian editor-at-large Gary Younge Even by Donald Trump’s standards, issued a statement claiming Tillerson was ” unaware of the reason” for his expulsion, and had heard about it on Twitter. A few hours later the spokesman had been fired too. Meanwhile the lawyer of porn performer Stephanie Clifford( stage name: Stormy Daniels…

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Russian Roulette review: as Joe Biden said, ‘If this is true, it’s treason’

April 2, 2018

Michael Isikoff and David Corn lay bare the evidence that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have been striving to collaborate for years Whenever I finish a book like Russian Roulette, I ask myself the same question: why is anyone still debating whether there was collusion between the Russians and Donald Trump? Like obsolete “. Trump began visiting Moscow in 1987 and his on again, off again effort to build a…

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Trump’s solution to school shootings: arm teachers with guns

February 28, 2018

It is the gun, its the person or persons behind the gun and its about helping people before they ever reach that point, said a mother whose son succumbed at Sandy Hook elementary Donald Trump has said he will be discussing a proposal to arm school teachers in an attempt to prevent mass shootings, a move certain to prove fiercely divisive. The US president, holding a listening conference at the…

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‘Fiction is outperforming reality’: how YouTube’s algorithm distorts truth

February 18, 2018

An ex-YouTube insider reveals how its recommendation algorithm promotes divisive clips and conspiracy videos. Did they harm Hillary Clintons bid for the presidency? It was one of January’s most viral videos. Logan Paul, a How YouTube’s algorithm falsifies reality- video explainer Those are not easy questions to answer. Like all large-hearted tech corporations, YouTube does not allow us to see the algorithm that shape “peoples lives”. They are secret formulas,…

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