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Rachel Maddow made an incredulous discovery on the video of President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s July 16 press conference in Helsinki. She alleged that The White House appears to have deleted a critical question from that conference. “The U.S. government is essentially following the Kremlin’s playbook,” said MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow as she pointed out the “misleading” omission during her show on Tuesday night. White House edits video to remove question about whether Putin wanted Trump to win. https://twitter.com/MaddowBlog/status/1021929595883405313 During the press conference, Reuters reporter Jeff Mason had asked President Putin the question: “Did you want President Trump…

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CNN has finally laid his hands on an audio recording of a conversation reportedly between President Donald Trump and his former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, about a payment to a former Playboy model. The tape aired on “Cuomo Prime Time,”was given to the cable news network by Cohen’s attorney Lanny Davis. The conversation on the tape took place in September 2016, according to CNN. In the recording, Cohen tells then-presidential candidate Trump, “I need to open up a company for the transfer of all of that info regarding our friend David.” “What…

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On Monday, a young Swedish activist named Elin Ersson took advantage of an airline rule to keep a flight carrying a 52-year-old Afghan man being deported to Kabul from taking off in Gothenburg. We know that a plane cannot take off until all on board have taken their seats and buckled their seat belts, this was what Ersson used to make her case. She took out her cellphone and began livestreaming video on Facebook. She then proceeded to film herself speaking in English as she walked through the plane, explaining that the…

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House Speaker Paul Ryan has laughed off concerns about President Donald Trump revoking the security clearances of his political opponents Tuesday, dismissing the president’s actions as just “trolling.” “I think he’s trolling people, honestly,” the Wisconsin Republican said, chuckling at his own answer. Ryan went on to say that security clearances are in the purview of the executive branch and that some of the people Trump has targeted to take away their security clearances have already lost their clearances. When NBC reporter Kasie Hunt pressed once more as to whether this targeting of political opponents was something a “banana republic”…

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Every four years, the United States of America’s top political scientists participate in the Presidents & Executive Politics Presidential Greatness Survey. The survey asks social science researchers from the American Political Science Association’s section on presidents and executive politics. The survey asks the political scientists to rank all United States presidents according to their greatness on a scale from 0 to 100. A score of 100 is great, 50 is average, and 0 is an abject failure. The 2018 Survey has recently been released and the nearly 200 top experts ranked President…

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While the world is watching the drama happening currently in the United States of America, white nationalists want to rally in Washington D.C this August. When hundreds of neo-Nazis and white supremacists held a rally a year ago in Charlottesville, Virginia, the demonstration turned into a riot that left one woman dead and shocked the nation. For the August anniversary, the torch-carrying, swastika-bearing protesters want to repeat their demonstration in Charlottesville and in Washington, D.C. But those who are part of the increasingly visible far-right sentiment in America now face divisions within their own movement and seem unlikely to rally…

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UM8zHUyCEwg Roseanne Barr just claimed that she has been labeled a racist because she voted for President Donald Trump in the 2016 election. The 65-year-old actress released a video on her YouTube channel, in which she addressed her firing from the now-canceled Roseanne reboot and shared her official statement about her exit. “Hi, this is Roseanne Barr and I’d like to welcome you to my own studio where I’m able to speak for myself to my fellow and sister Americans without the filter of the biased media,” Barr began. “This was my statement from the very beginning and it will…

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LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has given President Donald Trump something to think about when he said  he would be President of the United States of America if he had arrived 10 years earlier. The former Swedish international made the transatlantic switch to the MLS in March – thinks if he had made the move earlier, he would be in the Oval Office instead of Donald Trump. When asked how he had changed American soccer culture, he replied: “I don’t know if I changed it, I just keep doing my job. They’re lucky I didn’t come 10 years ago because…

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President Donald Trump didn’t waste time in hitting at Barack Obama on his way home from his golfing weekend in New Jersey to claim that Obama didn’t do anything about Russian election meddling because it is “all a big hoax.” “So President Obama knew about Russia before the Election,” Trump opined. “Why didn’t he do something about it? Why didn’t he tell our campaign? Because it is all a big hoax, that’s why, and he thought Crooked Hillary was going to win!!!” https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1021158915206152193 On Friday, July 13, Special counsel Robert Mueller obtained new indictments charging 12 Russian intelligence officers with…

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President Donald Trump has broken his silence about the revelation that his former longtime lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen secretly recorded one of their conversations before the 2016 election dealing with a payment over the story of a former Playboy model’s alleged affair with Trump. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1020642287725043712 The New York Times had reported Friday that Cohen taped a conversation he had with Trump, then the GOP presidential nominee, in 2016 about paying former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who says she had a yearlong affair with Trump starting in 2006 after he married now-first lady Melania Trump. The Washington Post later reported…

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