“James Clapper On Donald Trump: ‘Our Institutions Are Under Assault’ Reply


HUFFINGTON POST

The Honorable James R. Clapper, Former Director of National Intelligence of the U.S., testifies before The Senate Judiciary Committee on Russian Interference in the 2016 United States Election, in the Senate Hart building on Capitol Hill, on Monday, May 8th, 2017. (Photo by Cheriss May) (Photo by Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

“Opinion: Election Nullification Petition Is Distributed To SCOTUS Justices”


POLITICUS USA

Last month three Americans filed a petition with the Supreme Court of the United States for a “writ of mandamus” asking the High Court Justices to take “mandatory action” in what is called “the nature of public duty.” FisherShannon at Daily Kos first reported a couple of weeks ago that the “hopeful” document was filed by Diane Blumstein, Donna Soodalter-Toman, and Nancy Goodman, and that the petition was assigned a docket number, 16-907. The filers had waited for the High Court to render a decision on whether or not to even look at the filing, a decision the Court promised by February 21, 2017.

On Wednesday, that decision was rendered when the petition was distributed to the High Court’s Justices for a conference scheduled for March 17, 2017.  MORE

“Meet the man who may end gerrymandering: A retired Wisconsin law professor’s Supreme Court case could save democracy”


SALON

“A tale of two countries: Chris Hayes’ “A Colony in a Nation” describes the conditions for a second American revolution”


SALON

“Meet the DNC dark horse: Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg is shaking up the race for Democratic chair”


SALON

In a race split between big names, gay small-town mayor and Afghan war vet Pete Buttigieg is now a contender

In a race split between big names, gay small-town mayor and Afghan war vet Pete Buttigieg is now a contender

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“Millions of people are protesting Trump. Here’s what they plan to do next.”


THINK PROGRESS

Speakers at the march urged protesters to keep organizing.

Speakers at the march urged protesters to keep organizing.

“Will the Women’s March be another Occupy, or a Democratic tea party?”


POLITICO

Organizers and participants want it to be a movement that can do what Trump did in his presidential campaign—only in reverse.

Organizers and participants want it to be a movement that can do what Trump did in his presidential campaign—only in reverse.

“The DNC Contenders Are Not Interested In Your Populist Moment”


HUFFINGTON POST

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“Obama Isn’t Saying Goodbye, He Is Setting The Stage For The Next Great Fight”


POLITICUS USA

For President Obama, his farewell address wasn't so much of a retirement party, but a transitional speech that offered hints at what his post-presidential career will hold.

For President Obama, his farewell address wasn’t so much of a retirement party, but a transitional speech that offered hints at what his post-presidential career will hold.