Black People Politics : When Trump Becomes President - What Will it Look Like?

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    Russia Investigation
    DONALD TRUMP CONTINUES TO MAKE ROBERT MUELLER’S JOB EASIER

    A series of reports suggest the special counsel has plenty of evidence for an obstruction charge

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    ...A new pair of reports highlights the depths of the self-inflicted wounds Mueller is investigating. The first, from The New York Times, reveals that in the aftermath of Comey’s stunning dismissal last spring, the ranking No. 2 official at the F.B.I., Andrew McCabe, penned a memo detailing Trump’s thinking at the time.


    https://www.vanityfair.com/news/201...pJobID=1420053244&spReportId=MTQyMDA1MzI0NAS2

    Donald Trump Continues to Make Robert Mueller’s Job Easier

    A series of reports suggest the special counsel has plenty of evidence for an obstruction charge.
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    Trump leaves the White House for a trip to Annapolis, Maryland, May 25, 2018.
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    'It Was Like Talking to a Toddler.' Not All Parents of Santa Fe Shooting Victims Were Happy With President Trump's Visit
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    ... Hart, an Army veteran, said she also suggested employing veterans as sentinels in schools. She said Trump responded, “And arm them?” She replied, “No,” but said Trump “kept mentioning” arming classroom teachers. “It was like talking to a toddler,” Hart said.


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/apos-talking-toddler-apos-not-204207473.html

    'It Was Like Talking to a Toddler.' Not All Parents of Santa Fe Shooting Victims Were Happy With President Trump's Visit

    Rhonda Hart's 14-year-old daughter, Kimberly Vaughan, was killed at the school
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    Rhonda Hart's 14-year-old daughter, Kimberly Vaughan, was killed at the school

     
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    John Boehner Hits GOP: 'There Is No Republican Party. There's A Trump Party.'
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    Ed Mazza

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    Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said the Republican Party is “taking a nap somewhere” after it was taken over by President Donald Trump...


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/john-boehner-hits-gop-apos-085714948.html

    John Boehner Hits GOP: 'There Is No Republican Party. There's A Trump Party.'

    Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said the Republican Party is
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    Former House Speaker John Boehner says the Republican Party has been taken over by President Donald Trump


     
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    Mattis warns of bumpy road to US, North Korea nuclear summit
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    SINGAPORE (AP) — It will be a "bumpy road" to the nuclear negotiations with North Korea later this month, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned Sunday, telling his South Korean and Japanese counterparts they must maintain a strong defensive stance so the diplomats can negotiate from a position of strength...


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    Mattis warns of bumpy road to US, North Korea nuclear summit

    SINGAPORE (AP) — It will be a "bumpy road" to the nuclear negotiations with North Korea later this month, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned Sunday, telling his South Korean and Japanese counterparts they must maintain a strong defensive stance...
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    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a trilateral meeting with Japan's Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera and Australia's Defense Minister Marise Payne during the 17th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-la Dialogue, an annual defense and security forum in Asia, in Singapore, Saturday, June 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim)
     
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    Makes sense to me, Bill

    Bill Clinton: Media Was Friendlier To Obama Because They Liked Having African-American President
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    ...At first he said, “Why? ‘I don’t know,'” then added, “They liked him. And they liked having the first African-American president, and he was a good president I think,” Clinton said, “I don’t agree with President Trump’s assessment of his service.”

    https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/bill-clinton-media-friendlier-obama-223722329.html

    Bill Clinton: Media Was Friendlier To Obama Because They Liked Having African-American President

    Former President turned author Bill Clinton said Sunday that former President Barack Obama received friendlier treatment in the press than other Democrats and Republicans, in part because the media liked having an African-American in the office....
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    One Magnificent Photo
    Sums Up Donald Trump's G-7 Visit
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    Sara Boboltz

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    ...Tense and confrontational, it appears to sum up President Donald Trump’s entire trip, which highlighted divisions among the global powers.


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    One Magnificent Photo Sums Up Donald Trump's G-7 Visit

    Perhaps no other photo is in more need of a thorough caption than the one
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    Perhaps no other photo is in more need of a thorough caption



     
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    Muhammad Ali's lawyer responds to President Trump's pardon offer
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    Liz Roscher
    Yahoo Sports


    ...But there’s a little problem with offering to pardon Muhammad Ali: he doesn’t actually need a pardon. On Friday morning, after Trump mentioned his interest in pardoning Ali, Ali’s lawyer Ron Tweel responded with some pertinent information that the president may have been missing.

    https://sports.yahoo.com/muhammad-alis-lawyer-responds-president-trumps-pardon-offer-151838852.html

    Muhammad Ali's lawyer responds to President Trump's pardon offer

    Donald Trump wants to pardon Muhammad Ali even though he doesn't actually need a pardon.
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    Muhammad Ali doesn’t need a pardon for his overturned draft dodging conviction, but President Donald Trump wants to give him one anyway. (AP)


     
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    All I can do is :facepalm:

    Gorsuch just wrote an opinion so radical that Clarence Thomas wouldn’t join it
    Not even Justice Thomas would sign onto the paean to the Gilded Age that Gorsuch enshrined in his most recent dissent

    IAN MILLHISER


    ...Thomas once argued that the First Amendment does not apply to high school students because eighteenth century fathers behaved like petty tyrants. But Thomas may have just been dethroned. Dissenting in Sveen v. Melin, Neil Gorsuch tells Thomas to hold his beer.

    https://thinkprogress.org/neil-gorsuch-sveen-v-malin-most-radical-opinion-yet-233125a182f6/

    Gorsuch just wrote an opinion so radical that Clarence Thomas wouldn’t join it

    Not even Justice Thomas would sign onto the paean to the Gilded Age that Gorsuch enshrined in his most recent dissent.
    thinkprogress.org


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    Norway’s PM Says the U.S. Is Losing Global Sway
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    ...“It’s important to remember that the U.S. isn’t the same driving force as it used to be,” Erna Solberg said in an interview in Oslo on Monday. “The world economy has more legs to stand on and there are far more economies that are growing.”

    https://finance.yahoo.com/news/norway-pm-says-u-losing-141623464.html

    Norway’s PM Says the U.S. Is Losing Global Sway

    Searching for a bright spot in the escalating trade dispute emanating from the U.S., Norway’s prime minister said the world’s biggest economy just isn’t as important anymore. “It’s important to remember that the U.S. isn’t the same driving force...
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    Erna Solberg, Norway's prime minister, pauses during her bilateral meeting with Theresa May, U.K. prime minister, inside number 10 Downing Street in London, U.K., on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told Solberg that the U.K.'s decision to leave the 28-nation bloc won't impact Norway or its relations with the EU



     
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