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Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller’s Muslim Ban is About White Nationalism

Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller's Muslim Ban is About White Nationalism

There's a piece going around today that identifies the Trump administration's chaotic weekend rollout of a seven-nation Muslim ban as the "trial balloon" for a "coup" that would marginalize the legislative and judicial branches and consolidate all government power in the White House...

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Countries Under U.S. Entry Ban Aren’t Main Sources of Terror Attacks

Countries Under U.S. Entry Ban Aren’t Main Sources of Terror Attacks

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump’s executive order to temporarily ban entry from seven Middle Eastern and African countries states that it is intended to “protect the American people from terrorist attacks by foreign nationals admitted to the United States.” However, few of the dozens of plots in the U.S. during and after 2001 were attempted or carried out by suspects who came from the countries targeted under the ban.

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How Trump’s Refugee Ban Turned U.S. Airports Into Protest Zones

How Trump's Refugee Ban Turned U.S. Airports Into Protest Zones

President Donald Trump’s order blocking Muslims from several countries from entering the United States sparked a spontaneous and fast-growing protest at JFK airport Saturday that drew hundreds of people and that was quickly repeated in airports across the country...

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Entire State Department Senior Management Team Resigns Instead of Working With Trump

Entire State Department Senior Management Team Resigns Instead of Working With Trump

Senior officials at the State Department could smell blood in the water, and with the gangsterism admired by anyone who has ever wanted to pull a cannabis-smoking news-anchor move (see below), they all said, “Bye, Felicia” to their jobs rather than work under President Donald Trump...

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Donald Trump Gives New Life to Dakota Access, Keystone XL Oil Pipelines

Donald Trump Gives New Life to Dakota Access, Keystone XL Oil Pipelines

President Donald Trump signed a series of executive orders Tuesday to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines. Trump signed a total of five orders regarding environmental issues in the Oval Office, including a pair addressing the pipeline projects as well as actions to expedite environmental reviews for high priority projects...

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Trump Signs Order Withdrawing From TPP, Reinstate ‘Mexico City Policy’ on Abortion

Trump Signs Order Withdrawing From TPP, Reinstate 'Mexico City Policy' on Abortion

President Trump signed three executive orders on trade Monday morning -- one withdraws the U.S. from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), another reinstates the Mexico City Policy dealing with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and abortion access, and a third freezes federal workforce hiring...

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