““We must call evil by its name”: Republicans criticize Trump, Jeff Sessions for ignoring white supremacists in Charlottesville statements” Reply


SALON

“Donald Trump did not hesitate to compare U.S. intelligence officers to Nazis but after white nationalists waving the Nazi flag erupted in violent clashes throughout downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday, the president failed to call out racists and chide white supremacists — even after a car plowed into a group of anti-racists protesters, killing at least one person.

A spokesperson for the University of Virginia Hospital cited one death and at least 35 injured on Saturday afternoon, the violent aftermath of a what appears to be a deliberate attack. White supremacists gathered near the college campus to protest the removal of a Confederate statute. Self-identified “alt-right” protesters —a key constituency of Trump’s base made up mostly of white men— marched through the campus carrying tiki torches Friday night.”  MORE

“Trump — once again — fails to condemn the alt-right, white supremacists” Reply


CNN

Bridgewater, New Jersey (CNN) – President Donald Trump, a man known for his bluntness, was anything but on Saturday, failing to name the white supremacists or alt-right groups at the center of violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Instead, the man whose vicious attacks against Hillary Clinton, John McCain, federal judges, fellow Republican leaders and journalists helped define him both in and out of the White House simply blamed “many sides.”  MORE

“Al Franken Leads The Charge To Protect Nursing Home Residents From Trump Enabled Abuse” Reply


POLITICUS USA

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) is leading the effort to stop Trump from abandoning an Obama era rule that allowed residents of nursing homes to sue facilities when they were abused.

“Trump confirms secret CIA operation in Syria on Twitter”


THINK PROGRESS

The president denounced details of a Washington Post story, seemingly acknowledging classified intelligence in the process.

“20/20 ABC | O.J. Simpson: His Last Play”


CARTOON


“Adam Schiff Lays Out The Devastating Timeline Of Russia-Trump Campaign Collusion”


POLITICUS USA


“This meeting, purportedly in June, in July the Russians start dumping documents helpful to Donald Trump, hurtful to Hillary Clinton.”

“WATCH: Why Trump fans won’t dump him now”


SALON

Why do Donald Trump’s supporters keep standing by their man, even in the face of mounting evidence of his administration’s incompetence and possible corruption? Dr. Justin Frank, a psychoanalyst and the author of “Obama on the Couch,” dives is into the psychology behind this phenomenon.

“Top GOP Operative Worked With Michael Flynn During Campaign To Obtain Hacked Clinton Emails”


POLITICUS USA

It’s becoming increasingly hard to believe that Trump had no idea what some of his closest advisers were up to with respect to Russia.

“Rachel Maddow Explosively Exposes How Republicans Are Trying To Stop The FBI Russia Investigation”


POLITICUS USA

Rachel Maddow exposed how Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee are trying to stop the FBI’s investigation into Trump collusion with Russia through an effort to discredit the purpose of the investigation.