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Samantha Bee Asks: ‘Is It OK for the President to Lie His ... Face Off 24 Hours a Day?’ (Video)

“The jury is still out on that,” says the “Full Frontal” host.

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Talk of Impeaching Trump May Be Premature, but Its Time Will Come

As the Trump era unfolds and the mad tea party he has assembled to staff his Cabinet grabs the reins of policy, his administration is certain to unleash a groundswell of opposition and resistance.

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Meet the Inspiring Activists at the Head of the Women’s March on Washington

“Three of the four co-chairs represent the most targeted groups by the [coming] administration,” Linda Sarsour told The Huffington Post. Carmen Perez is Mexican-American, Sansour is Muslim American and Tamika Mallory is African-American.

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Surprise: Trump’s Adviser on Wall Street Regulations Is a Longtime Swamp Dweller

Trump’s transition adviser for financial regulations works for a firm that is emblematic of Washington’s revolving door.

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Donald Trump’s Treasury Secretary Pick Is a Lucky Man. Very Lucky.

Steven Mnuchin has a long history of coming out ahead, even in questionable deals.

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Trump’s Cabinet Members Want Jihad Against Political Islam, but Their Efforts Will Fail

The American right wing has substituted hysteria about socialism with hysteria about Islam.

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Trump Almost Certainly Will Violate the Constitution if He Continues to Own His Businesses

The meaning of the Emoluments Clause is fairly clear. And it all goes back to a diamond-encrusted snuffbox Ben Franklin received from Louis XVI.

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‘Enough to Make Me Gag’: Warren and Sanders Decry Latest Big Pharma Giveaway (Video)

Sen. Elizabeth Warren vows to fight the 21st Century Cures Act “because I know the difference between compromise and extortion.”

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California Versus Trumpland

California is now the capital of liberal America. Along with its neighbors Oregon and Washington, it will be a nation within the nation starting in January when the federal government goes dark.

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‘Professor Watchlist’ Names Progressive Academics Who Supposedly Show a Liberal Bias

Turning Point USA seeks to “expose and document college professors who discriminate against conservative students” by publishing a list of almost 200 professors who, the nonprofit organization says, promote leftist propaganda in the classroom.

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Agenda for Resisting the First 100 Days

Show Donald Trump we’re not going away.

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Noam Chomsky: ‘Most Predictable Aspect of Trump Is Unpredictability’—It’s ‘Very Dangerous’ (Video)

The renowned linguist offers a powerful assessment of the next president, explaining that while it is still unclear what Donald Trump will actually do, he is, in Chomsky’s words, an “ignorant, thin-skinned megalomaniac.”

Posted on Nov 28, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN



None of Them Has Ever Been My President

If the black movement was afraid of the likes of Donald Trump, it never would have gone up against the militarized police that occupy black communities. You can’t scare people with a specter if they’ve already fought the real thing.

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As Hate Crimes Soar, U.S. Universities at Risk

A tsunami of reports about crimes directed at minorities is coming in from all over the country in the wake of Donald Trump’s presidential win.

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Bernie Sanders Is ‘Deeply Humiliated’ That Democrats Can’t Appeal to the White Working Class (Video)

The Vermont senator gives his take on the presidential election and demands a shakeup of the Democratic Party as the Hillary Clinton campaign attempts to shift responsibility for her defeat onto third parties.

Posted on Nov 15, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN



Neofascist Trump Adviser Steve Bannon: Anger’s Good ‘If You’re Fighting to Take This Country Back’

Even Joe McCarthy would have thought Bannon a bit too suspicious, and Donald Trump is bringing him into the White House.

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Former Breitbart CEO Steve Bannon Rises to the White House Amid Accusations of Racism

Donald Trump has named his campaign CEO as his chief strategist—a move signaling that “white supremacists will be represented at the highest levels,” says a spokesman for Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid.

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What Donald Trump Means for the Economy

Trump and congressional Republicans will be able to pass an agenda that jeopardizes middle-class Americans.

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SNL: ‘Hillary’ Pays Tribute to Leonard Cohen; Chris Rock, Dave Chapelle on Racist Voters (Video)

Two powerful skits aired on “Saturday Night Live” after the election, one which simultaneously bid goodbye to Hillary Clinton and Leonard Cohen; another which pointed out just how blind white liberals were during this election.

Posted on Nov 13, 2016 WATCH & LISTEN


In His Final Show of the Year, John Oliver Asks What Happened and How Did We Get Here (Video)

The entire “Last Week Tonight” episode was dedicated to making sense of Donald Trump’s election by analyzing the roles of media and social media in our society, as well as asking viewers not to let an extremely abnormal situation become normalized. And then the host and many others yelled expletives at a terrible, good for nothing year: 2016.

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Hillary Clinton and Democrats’ Fatal Error: Writing Off White Workers in the Rust Belt

“No one that’s voting knows all the facts,” an Ohio voter said before the presidential election. “It’s a shame. They keep us so fucking busy and poor that we don’t have the time.”

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Dear Ann Coulter: Ben Franklin Wouldn’t Have Thought of You or Trump as White, Either

Anxieties about white dominance are a perennial in American history.

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We Need to Understand What Happened on Election Night, and Fast

The first thing that occurred to me when the reality of a Trump presidency became apparent was, “How am I going to explain this to my 9-year-old?”

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Donald Trump Got Elected President and This Is How It Happened (Multimedia)

Take a look at commentary about the night Trump won the White House by Truthdig staff including Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and contributors Bill Boyarsky and Bill Blum.

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This Could Be Democracy’s Last Stop. Vote.

Donald Trump’s rhetoric during the last days of the campaign has led even the most equable of journalists to the end of his rope.

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Why Is the Plight of Palestine a Total Non-Issue This Election?

There is little serious criticism of the Israeli state, including from Hillary Clinton’s camp.

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Political Economist Michael Hudson on Why Trump Is the ‘Lesser Evil’

If Hillary Clinton is more capable of wielding U.S. military and financial dominance to endanger lives at home and abroad, does that make Trump the better choice in 2016? Hudson weighs in during an interview with Renegade Inc.

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Jill Stein: ‘Voters Being Intimidated Into Voting for a Corruption Queen or a Proto-Fascist’ (Video)

Just days before Tuesday’s election, the Green Party presidential nominee expresses her solidarity with an angry electorate looking for alternatives to the failing two-party system at this crucial point in United States history.

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