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Al Gore Calls On Donald Trump To Resign – HuffPost


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Al Gore Calls On Donald Trump To Resign
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Former Vice President Al Gore was asked if he had any advice for President Donald Trump. He offered up just one word. “Resign,” Gore said in an interview with LADbible posted online on Thursday. Gore, who lost the 2000 presidential election to George W.

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 6:55 am

Trump drives his few political friends away – CNN


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Trump drives his few political friends away
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President Donald Trump on Steve Bannon's future: 'We'll see'. This week, Trump, having failed to lure a big hitter to the West Wing, named Hope Hicks, one of his most loyal aides, as interim communications director. In another sign of his insularity

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 5:01 am

Barcelona, Donald Trump, Malala: Your Friday Briefing – New York Times


New York Times

Barcelona, Donald Trump, Malala: Your Friday Briefing
New York Times
President Trump condemned the attack in a Twitter post. “Be tough & strong, we love you!,” he wrote. In a following post, he praised the counterterrorism tactics of a U.S. general in the Philippines in the early 1900s. Most historians say that the

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 4:18 am

Donald Trump’s Crisis of Legitimacy – The New Yorker


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Donald Trump's Crisis of Legitimacy
The New Yorker
On Thursday morning, the thirteenth day of his disastrous summer break from the White House, Donald Trump returned to Twitter, writing, over several tweets, “Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of
President Donald Trump on Steve Bannon's future: 'We'll see'CNN
Bannon: If left focuses on race, 'we can crush the Democrats'USA TODAY
Steve Bannon, UnrepentantThe American Prospect
New York Times
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 11:36 pm

Trump’s Quick Response To Barcelona Attack Makes His Charlottesville Reactions Look Even Worse – HuffPost


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Trump's Quick Response To Barcelona Attack Makes His Charlottesville Reactions Look Even Worse
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Trump's comments on Barcelona came just hours after news broke of the carnage there, which police confirmed they were treating as a terrorist attack. The so-called Islamic State claimed responsibility for the assault via its Amaq news agency, but it's
Defiant, Trump Laments Assault on Culture and Revives a Bogus Pershing StoryNew York Times
Donald Trump retells Pants on Fire claim about Gen. Pershing ending terrorism for 35 yearsPolitiFact
Just minutes ago the president of the United States – the man who just yesterday said, “When I make a statement, I National Review
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:22 pm

What if Donald Trump is just winging it? – CNN


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What if Donald Trump is just winging it?
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The underlying message is the same: Trump is always playing three-dimensional chess while the media covering him is playing checkers. Everything Trump says, does and tweets is part of a grand plan that the press isn't smart enough to understand.

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:25 pm

Donald Trump Cares About Irreplaceable Objects, Except When He Doesn’t – HuffPost


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Donald Trump Cares About Irreplaceable Objects, Except When He Doesn't
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To build his skyscraper, Trump demolished the Bonwit Teller building, which was erected in 1929 and included a historically significant Art Deco relief. The Metropolitan Museum of Art was reportedly interested in preserving the artwork around the time
Remember When Donald Trump Loved Destroying Iconic Statues?Splinter (blog)

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 6:24 pm

Donald Trump Is a Lame-Duck President – The Atlantic – The Atlantic


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Donald Trump Is a Lame-Duck President – The Atlantic
The Atlantic
Just seven months into his presidency, Trump appears to have achieved a status usually reserved for the final months of a term.

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 4:56 pm

Now you can see what Donald Trump sees every time he opens Twitter – Washington Post


Washington Post

Now you can see what Donald Trump sees every time he opens Twitter
Washington Post
For all of the work John Kelly has put into his new role as White House chief of staff, instituting new limits on whom President Trump speaks with and what information he sees, Trump has an escape hatch: his phone. Put limits on who can reach Trump at
Donald Trump is burning every bridge he can, 1 tweet at a timeCNN

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 4:45 pm

Republicans Condemn ‘Hate and Bigotry’ But Don’t Mention President Trump – TIME


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Republicans Condemn 'Hate and Bigotry' But Don't Mention President Trump
TIME
(NEW YORK) — One after another, the nation's most powerful Republicans responded to President Donald Trump's extraordinary remarks about white supremacists. Yet few mentioned the president. The Senate's top Republican, Majority Leader Mitch …
Donald Trump's Implosion Cannot Be ControlledVanity Fair
Trump ends plans for his Council on InfrastructureCNN
Donald Trump Is a Nazi SympathizerForeign Policy (blog)
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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 1:40 pm

Donald Trump – BingNews

Trump aides worry he hurt hopes of defeating Flake

President Donald Trump upended the Arizona Senate race on Thursday by signaling support for an underdog primary challenger — a move that went against the wishes of his advisers and potentially undercut their efforts to unseat GOP Sen. Jeff Flake.

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:19 am

Trump defends Confederate statues, berates his critics

With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over Confederate memorials and lashed out at members of his own party in the latest controversy to …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:13 am

‘I hope Trump is assassinated’: A Missouri lawmaker’s Facebook comment leads to calls for her resignation

“As long as I have a voice, I’m going to talk about the damage (Trump) is creating in this nation.” She has also refused calls to resign from her fellow Democrats, with whom she has clashed in the past. [Now you can see what Donald Trump sees every …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:36 am

Trump is at the center of the latest GOP divide

Trump is at the center of the latest GOP divide President Donald Trump’s tussles with some in the GOP have almost completely stalled the agenda. Video provided by Newsy Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2wl3JA5 President Donald Trump’s …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:24 am

Trump Makes Caligula Look Pretty Good

Even before the media obsession with Hillary Clinton’s email server put The Worst President Ever™ in the White House, historians were comparing Donald Trump to Caligula, the cruel, depraved Roman emperor who delighted in humiliating others, especially …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:21 am

Al Gore Calls On Donald Trump To Resign

He offered up just one word. “Resign,” Gore said in an interview with LADbible posted online on Thursday. Gore, who lost the 2000 presidential election to George W. Bush, made the comment while promoting his new film, “An Inconvenient Sequel.”

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 11:48 pm

For Jewish Americans, echoes of the Holocaust and anger over Trump’s response to Charlottesville

In an op-ed published in the left-leaning newspaper Haaretz, Stav Shafir of the opposition Labor Party wrote, “Even after U.S. President Donald Trump’s historic comments on Tuesday, where the president of the United States uttered statements that …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 9:55 pm

Filmmaker Michael Moore says Trump will ‘get us all killed’

The show, “The Terms of My Surrender,” uses Moore’s satirical brand of humor to target U.S. President Donald Trump and encourage liberals to turn resentment over Trump and the Republican political agenda into actual resistance. “This guy’s going to get us …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 9:17 pm

Trump Defends Confederate Statues in Wake of Charlottesville Violence

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.—President Donald Trump defended the “beautiful” statues commemorating Confederate leaders and lamented efforts to remove them, weighing in on an issue central to the weekend’s deadly violence in Charlottesville, Va. “Sad to see …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:06 pm

Author: Trump was deceitful before presidency

Tony Schwartz, the ghostwriter of “The Art of the Deal,” thinks President Donald Trump’s last few months are reminiscent of former President Nixon’s last days in office.

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 6:41 pm

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