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Omarosa on “Big Brother”: U.S. is “going to not be OK” under Trump
[unable to retrieve full-text content] “I’d like to say it’s not my problem, but I can’t say that because it’s bad,” she said Source: Salon: in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture > [...]
North Korea holds military parade the day before the Olympics’ opening ceremony
[unable to retrieve full-text content] The parade comes just hours before North and the South march under one flag at games Source: Salon: in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture > Politics
The White House knew about Rob Porter allegations and did nothing: report
The statement continued, “I accepted his resignation earlier today, and will ensure a swift and orderly transition.” But it wasn’t just Kelly who knew of the alleged abuse. Two sources told CNN that “it was widely [...]
Six big losers in our “booming” economy
[unable to retrieve full-text content] While stocks doubled, 18% more kids fell into poverty Source: Salon: in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture > Politics
Trump’s financial arsonists
[unable to retrieve full-text content] The next financial crisis? It’s not if, but when Source: Salon: in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture > Politics
White House aide Rob Porter resigns after photos of alleged abuse surface
“When he heard me on the phone with the police,” Willoughby wrote in the complaint, “he apologized and begged me not to involve them.” According to multiple outlets, Porter is currently dating White House Communications Director [...]
Trump’s big parade turns military tradition and honor on its head
Lucian K. Truscott IV Lucian K. Truscott IV, a graduate of West Point, has had a 50-year career as a journalist, novelist and screenwriter. He has covered stories such as Watergate, the Stonewall riots and wars in Lebanon, Iraq and Afghanistan. [...]
Trump University students still haven’t been reimbursed
[unable to retrieve full-text content] A federal appeals court just upheld $ 25 million settlement Source: Salon: in-depth news, politics, business, technology & culture > Politics
Senate reaches bipartisan budget deal, House opposition emerges
Senate leaders have reached a two-year budget deal which will remove some restrictions on domestic and defense spending, as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, announced today. The bipartisan agreement will reportedly create more [...]
Unrest in Iran will continue until religious rule ends
Ever since the 1979 Iranian Revolution created the Islamic Republic of Iran, replacing Iran’s 2,500-year-old monarchy with a clerical regime, the supreme leader has been both the head of state and the highest ranking religious authority [...]