“Mike Flynn Is Going Down With Trump On Russia By Refusing Request To Be A Senate Witness” Reply


POLITICUS USA

President Donald Trump warned his fired National Security Adviser Mike Flynn to “stay strong” last April, and Flynn is “staying strong” by refusing a new request to appear as a witness before the Senate Intelligence committee, according to a report by CNN.

 

 

 

“Porn Star In Randy Video ‘Liked’ By Ted Cruz Wishes He Paid For It” Reply


HUFFINGTON POST

“The actress who starred in the porn video liked by Ted Cruz’ Twitter account has harsh words for the Texas Senator.

“I didn’t like that he watched it for free,” Cory Chase told HuffPost. “He pirated that video. He should have paid Reality Kings for a subscription.”

Cruz denied that he was responsible for the incident, blaming the issue on a “staffing issue.”  MORE

“Tagging fake news on Facebook doesn’t work, study says” Reply


POLITICO

“Facebook touts its partnership with outside fact-checkers as a key prong in its fight against fake news, but a major new Yale University study finds that fact-checking and then tagging inaccurate news stories on social media doesn’t work.

The study, reported for the first time by POLITICO, found that tagging false news stories as “disputed by third party fact-checkers” has only a small impact on whether readers perceive their headlines as true. Overall, the existence of “disputed” tags made participants just 3.7 percentage points more likely to correctly judge headlines as false, the study said.” MORE

“Paul Krugman: America has begun its slide into fascism”


SALON

“Trump has a who’s who of vote suppressors working to keep the GOP in majority in 2018”


SALON

“Understanding contemporary white supremacy: Is the alt-right really something new?”


SALON

A panel of scholars discusses the historical roots of modern white supremacy — and its most recent reinvention

“Top Democrat Warns That Trump Is Marching Towards Authoritarianism With Attack On Press Freedom”


POLITICUS USA

“He is a hostage of the Jews”: Trump angers his alt-right fans with Holocaust Remembrance statement”


SALON

Trump has finally issued a Holocaust statement that isn’t anti-Semitic — and his far right supporters aren’t happy

“Twitter case shows breadth of U.S. power to probe anti-Trump statements”


POLITICUS USA

FILE PHOTO – People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter logo in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration/File Photo

“Trump’s growing corruption: The president’s business conflicts and nepotism become even more flagrant”


SALON

Republicans are ignoring the shameless self-dealing and graft of the Trump administration. They must pay a price