NPR: Calling For ‘Renewal Of The American Spirit,’ Trump Outlines Optimistic Vision

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The Nation: Trump’s Justice Department Is No Longer Opposing Texas’s Discriminatory Voter-ID Law

I can't with this man. "Ahead of a crucial hearing in federal district court tomorrow, the Trump administration is reversing the Obama administration’s opposition to Texas’s strict voter-ID law, withdrawing the federal government’s claim that the law intentionally discriminates against black and Latino voters. According to a new brief, the federal government is withdrawing its … Continue reading The Nation: Trump’s Justice Department Is No Longer Opposing Texas’s Discriminatory Voter-ID Law

The Washington Post: Who is Nils Bildt? Swedish ‘national security advisor’ interviewed by Fox News is a mystery to Swedes

Here's your fake news for you, folks! Booking someone to give an opposing viewpoint to a well-informed Swedish journalist that has absolutely no credentials or recent ties to Sweden? Sounds like the same kind of evidence those anti-vaxxers pile up. "In a segment on Fox News's “The O'Reilly Factor” that aired Thursday, host Bill O'Reilly spoke … Continue reading The Washington Post: Who is Nils Bildt? Swedish ‘national security advisor’ interviewed by Fox News is a mystery to Swedes

The New York Times: White House Bars Times and 2 Other News Outlets From Briefing

Seriously? "Journalists from The New York Times and two other news organizations were prohibited from attending a briefing by President Trump’s press secretary on Friday, a highly unusual breach of relations between the White House and its press corps. Reporters from The Times, CNN and Politico were not allowed to enter the West Wing office … Continue reading The New York Times: White House Bars Times and 2 Other News Outlets From Briefing

The Independent: Investors with $2.8 trillion in assets unite against Donald Trump’s climate change denial

"The world’s biggest investors are joining forces to unite against Donald Trump in the fight against climate change. ... The world must accelerate green investment and set a clear timeline "for the full and equitable phase-out by all G20 members of all fossil fuel subsidies by 2020," the 16 signatories wrote. "Global investors and insurers are sending … Continue reading The Independent: Investors with $2.8 trillion in assets unite against Donald Trump’s climate change denial