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White House rattled by McCarthy's spoof of Spicer

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57 mentions2 weeks ago
As the press secretary for a President who's obsessed with how things play on cable TV, Sean Spicer’s real audience during his daily televised press briefings has always been an ...

Where Do We Go From Here as Reproductive Rights Activists?

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3 mentions1 week ago
We aren’t a full month into 2017, and already this year is promising to be a nightmare for our right to bodily autonomy. And while it’s easy—and understandable—to feel overwhelmed ...

Trump Campaign Aides Had Repeated Contacts With Russian Intelligence

16 mentions6 days ago
The officials said that one of the advisers picked up on the calls was Paul Manafort, who was Mr. Trump’s campaign chairman for several months last year and had worked ...

National security adviser Flynn discussed sanctions with Russian ambassador, despite denials, officials say

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39 mentions1 week ago
National security adviser Michael Flynn privately discussed U.S. sanctions against Russia with that country’s ambassador to the United States during the month before President Trump took office, contrary to public ...

ICE detains domestic-violence victim in court

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19 mentions5 days ago
AUSTIN – Six federal immigration agents went to the El Paso County Courthouse last week and arrested an undocumented woman who had just received a protective order alleging that she ...

Are Liberals Helping Trump?

4 mentions2 days ago
Jeffrey Medford, a small-business owner in South Carolina, voted reluctantly for Donald Trump. As a conservative, he felt the need to choose the Republican. But some things are making him ...

Federal agents conduct sweeping immigration enforcement raids in at least 6 states

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46 mentions1 week ago
U.S. immigration authorities launched a series of raids, traffic stops and checkpoints in at least half a dozen states across the country on Thursday and Friday, sweeping up an unknown ...

Reflecting on one very, very strange year at Uber

favicon Susan J. Fowler
72 mentions1 hour ago
As most of you know, I left Uber in December and joined Stripe in January. I've gotten a lot of questions over the past couple of months about why I ...

I'm 14 Years Old. This Week, My Mother Was Deported.

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8 mentions1 week ago
Jacqueline Rayos-Garcia, who goes by Jackie, is 14 and lives in Mesa, Arizona. She has a passion for school, particularly learning about biomedical sciences (you guessed it: she’s studying to ...

Why these librarians are protesting Trump's executive orders

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3 mentions6 days ago
“Libraries Are For Everyone.” That’s the message of a series of images created by Rebecca McCorkindale in the days after President Donald Trump announced the temporary travel ban on seven ...