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Autocracy: Rules for Survival

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50 mentions2 days ago
“Thank you, my friends. Thank you. Thank you. We have lost. We have lost, and this is the last day of my political career, so I will say what must ...

A veteran spy has given the FBI information alleging a Russian operation to cultivate Donald Trump

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On Friday, FBI Director James Comey set off a political blast when he informed congressional leaders that the bureau had stumbled across emails that might be pertinent to its completed ...

Intel chiefs presented Trump with claims of Russian efforts to compromise him

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(CNN)Classified documents presented last week to President Obama and President-elect Trump included allegations that Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about Mr. Trump, multiple US officials ...

Ex-MI6 agent's frustration as FBI sat on Trump file for months

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Christopher Steele, the former MI6 agent who investigated Donald Trump’s alleged Kremlin links, was so worried by what he was discovering that at the end he was working without pay,

Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

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Monica Crowley, President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s pick for a top National Security Council job, plagiarized numerous passages in her Ph.D. dissertation, Politico Magazine has found. An examination of the dissertation ...

Bruce Springsteen Cover Band Drops Out of Trump Inauguration Party

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The B-Street Band, a popular Bruce Springsteen cover group that's performed nearly 200 gigs a year since 1980, convened in the dressing room Sunday night before a typical late-afternoon gig ...

When Tyranny Takes Hold

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What is the precise moment, in the life of a country, when tyranny takes hold? It rarely happens in an instant; it arrives like twilight, and, at first, the eyes ...

Amazon sells out of Rep. John Lewis’ biography after Trump attacks him

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President-elect Donald Trump began Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend by attacking Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) on Twitter, accusing the civil rights icon of being “all talk, talk, talk — no action ...

CIA Director John Brennan Rejects Donald Trump’s Criticism

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Jan. 16, 2017 7:05 p.m. ET Outgoing Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan on Monday rejected Donald Trump’s suggestions that he may have leaked an unsubstantiated dossier on the president-elect ...