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The Washington Post’s Latest Folly Is ‘Weaponized Journalism’ By
(EDITORIAL) — Defying any sense of journalistic integrity and loyalty to the truth, the Washington Post did it again — publishing Fake News for clicks — which had the desired effect of worldwide outrage to suit a tightly-defined...
Trump Administration To Keep Entitlements, Obamacare Plan Unknown By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. President-elect Donald Trump’s chief of staff Reince Priebus says there are no plans to cut Social Security or Medicare. This was Trump’s position throughout the Republican primaries and general election. But Priebus was less...
How Trump Could Kill A Plan To Get You Overtime Pay By
(ANALYSIS) — Donald Trump ran for president as the billionaire who would champion working people. As the president-elect put it in one of the major economic speeches of his campaign: “Too many of our leaders have forgotten that it’s their duty to protect...
Nearly One Million To Diverge On D.C. For Trump Inauguration By
WASHINGTON (REPORT) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation’s capital for Donald Trump’s inauguration and a major demonstration the day after, but how many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open question. Officials estimate...
CIA Director Brennan Warns Trump To “Watch What He Says” By
(ANALYSIS) — The departing CIA director John Brennan has launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump, warning the President-elect does not fully understand the threat posed to the US by Russia. “I think Mr. Trump has to understand that absolving Russia of various...
Rex Tillerson Refuses To Address Exxon’s Climate Change Denial By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. During his confirmation hearing, former Exxon Mobil CEO and nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, refused to answer questions about what the fossil fuel corporation knew about climate change. He also refused to talk about...
Will Trump’s Climate Team Accept The ‘Social Cost of Carbon’? By
(ANALYSIS) — President-elect Donald Trump and members of his proposed cabinet and transition team have taken aim at many of President Obama’s climate and clean-energy policies, programs and legacies 2014 from the Paris Agreement to the Clean Power Plan. But...
‘Fake News’ Isn’t New: Dissecting Two Decades Of War Propaganda By
MINNEAPOLIS — The “fog of war” erupts in the confusion caused by the chaos of war. And in the media, it’s an intentional phenomenon that makes it difficult to separate fact from fiction. While the battles over war narratives evolve, they all have a common goal:...
Sessions Backs Down On Support For Waterboarding, Muslim Ban By
(REPORT) — Jeff Sessions, a far-right senator from Alabama and Donald Trump’s choice for attorney general, the country’s top lawyer, said waterboarding was unlawful at his confirmation hearing on Tuesday. Sessions, who has expressed support for waterboarding...
Palestine To Revoke Recognition Of Israel If US Moves Embassy To Jerusalem By
(REPORT) — Palestinian leaders Tuesday called for prayers at mosques across the Middle East this week to protest plans by President-elect Donald Trump to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, and also threatened to withdraw the Palestinian recognition of Israel...