John Bolton on Maduro ‘assassination’ attempt, Russian election meddling

Video Bolton on Maduro ‘assassination’ attempt, Russian meddling On ‘Fox News Sunday,’ the national security adviser reacts to apparent attack on President Maduro, questions surrounding a disconnect between the administration and President Trump on the issue. This is a rush transcript from “Fox News Sunday,” August 5, 2018. This copy may not be in its [&hellip

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Exclusive: White House stops announcing calls with foreign leaders

Washington (CNN)The White House has suspended the practice of publishing public summaries of President Donald Trump’s phone calls with world leaders, two sources with knowledge of the situation tell CNN, bringing an end to a common exercise from Republican and Democratic administrations. The White House has not published a readout of a call between Trump [&hellip

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‘Nice people make great Nazis’: Why it’s urgent that we rethink politeness in 2018.

When Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked in June to leave a Virginia restaurant —  a restaurant that, in response, allegedly had chicken feces thrown at it by a man who drove over two hours to achieve this rather creative form of “protest”  —  she made a point of saying that she left “politely” and that [&hellip

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The story from 1931 we still need to hear on Juneteenth

(CNN)June 19 is the anniversary of the day in 1865 that black people in Galveston, Texas, belatedly learned from the Union Army that the Civil War was over and that they were freed. African-Americans have celebrated Juneteenth since 1866 as both a commemoration of freedom and a remembrance of the lies of whites. Hurston conducted [&hellip

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Europe takes another step towards copyright pre-filters for user generated content

In a key vote this morning the European Parliament’s legal affairs committee has backed the two most controversial elements of a digital copyright reform package — which critics warn could have a chilling effect on Internet norms like memes and also damage freedom of expression online. In the draft copyright directive, Article 11; “Protection of press publications [&hellip

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Texas Democrat Bucked By National Party To Join Progressive Publishing House

Laura Moser, a progressive Democratic candidate for a House seat in Texas whose run-in with the party’s officialdom made national waves, is joining the left-leaning publishing house Strong Arm Press as an editor. Moser  for the Democratic nomination in Texas’ 7th Congressional District in May. Her run in an affluent swath of suburban Houston became [&hellip

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Fox News Pundit Charles Krauthammer Dead At 68

The announcement came nearly two weeks after the columnist and Fox News personality revealed in a Washington Post column that he only had weeks left to live. For most of the last year, he wrote, he’d been recovering from surgery to remove a cancerous tumor in his abdomen. Though the procedure was initially thought to [&hellip

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Party Chairman Tom Perez Faces Criticism Within DNC For Endorsing Andrew Cuomo

Several members of the slammed Chairman Tom Perez’s Thursday endorsement of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a two-term incumbent fending off a major left-wing primary challenge. The members, who said Perez had neglected to inform them of the decision, argued that it would undermine efforts to earn the trust of progressives, young voters and independents already [&hellip

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The Real Reason Google Search Labeled the California GOP as Nazis

If you Googled the California Republican Party earlier this week, the so-called "knowledge panel" that's supposed to surface the most relevant results would have told you that the party's primary ideologies are conservatism, market liberalism, and, oh, Nazism. Conservatives have been quick to point fingers at Google and other tech giants, claiming another example of [&hellip

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‘Prince & Knight’ Puts A Gay-Inclusive Twist On Traditional Fairy Tales

Haack, who resides in Los Angeles, said an overall lack of LGBTQ representation in children’s media inspired him to write Prince & Knight, released May 1. The book features stunning, full-color illustrations by Stevie Lewis that depict the prince’s stuggles in finding a bride, a battle with a ferocious, fire-breathing dragon and, finally, true love’s kiss.   Stevie Lewis First-time [&hellip

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