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Tulsa lawyers sue for social distancing at President Trump's upcoming rally

Trump campaign faces criticism for planned indoor rally amid coronavirus pandemic; reaction from Jenna Ellis, senior legal adviser for the Trump campaign.
Tags: Politics, News, Trump, Tulsa, Jenna Ellis


National Diversity Coalition for Trump executive director backs Trump's executive order on police reform

President Trump's 'bold initiative' will open doors for great ideas to grow our police, says Bruce LeVell, executive director of the National Diversity Coalition for Trump.
Tags: Politics, News, Trump, Bruce LeVell, National Diversity Coalition for Trump


Don Lemon puzzled by White House official's claim

White House Deputy Assistant to the President Ja'Ron Smith explains why Donald Trump signed an order that recommends police ban chokeholds except when an officer's life is at risk.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Don Lemon, Donald Trump, Ja Ron Smith


Don Lemon puzzled by Trump official: Are you incentivising police to do their jobs?

White House Deputy Assistant to the President Ja'Ron Smith explains why Donald Trump signed an order that recommends police ban chokeholds except when an officer's life is at risk.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Don Lemon, Donald Trump, Trump, Ja Ron Smith


Donald Trump’s New CEO Of U.S. Global Media Agency Plans To Clear Out Top Staff, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Warns

Michael Pack, the new CEO of the government-run global media media entity that oversees Voice of America and other news outlets, plans to clean house of the agency's top career leadership, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said on Tuesday. Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY) said in a statement that he had learned that […]
Tags: Politics, News, Donald Trump, House Foreign Affairs Committee, Voice of America, Michael Pack, Eliot Engel D NY, U S Global Media Agency, Affairs Committee Chair Warns


Rep. Jim Jordan praises Trump's police reform executive order, says Big Tech is censoring conservatives

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan, Republican member of the House Judiciary Committee, joins Shannon Bream on 'Fox News @ Night.'
Tags: Politics, News, Ohio, Fox News, Trump, Jim Jordan, House Judiciary Committee, Shannon Bream


Fauci: No Need for a Second Lockdown

With top officials in the Trump White House declaring the mission accomplished in slowing the spread of the coronavirus, the nation’s leading infectious disease expert is sounding a more cautious note. There’s no need to talk about avoiding a second wave of the pandemic, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases said on Tuesday, because the country is still in the first one. “We are seeing infections to a greater degree than they had previously seen...
Tags: Europe, New York, Texas, News, White House, China, New York City, Austin, Iowa, Arizona, Houston, Oklahoma, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Anthony Fauci, South Carolina


The Federalist Bends the Knee to Big Tech, Deletes Its Awful Comments Section

Google has booted fringe libertarian/conspiracist page Zerohedge from its AdSense platform over user comments and warned crackpot haven the Federalist that it could face the same fate, NBC News reported on Tuesday. The Federalist, which has postured itself as a haven for ideological outcasts of all stripes to post…Read more...
Tags: Google, Politics, Science, Technology, Advertising, Nbc News, Social Media, Adsense, Section 230, Garbage Fires, The Federalist


The Federalist Bows the Knee to Big Tech, Deletes Its Awful Comments Section

Google has booted fringe libertarian/conspiracist page Zerohedge from its AdSense platform over user comments and warned crackpot haven the Federalist that it could face the same fate, NBC News reported on Tuesday. The Federalist, which has postured itself as a haven for ideological outcasts of all stripes to post…Read more...
Tags: Google, Politics, Science, Technology, Advertising, Nbc News, Social Media, Adsense, Section 230, Garbage Fires, The Federalist


AMA: Questions from Charles Barzun

As a result of a Twitter exchange last week, I have agreed to answer questions from a group of constitutional scholars about my work. Here is the first set of questions from Charles Barzun. More installments will follow.Charles Barzun: My questions come in the form of two hypotheticals, both of which go to what I see as a central tension in your book [Living Originalism], the nature of which I think will be clear.  Imagine that two justices, A and B, are both put on the Court within months of ea...
Tags: Justice, White House, Court, Alice, Branding, Ama, Beth, JB, John Marshall, Ackerman, Earl Warren, John Catron, Bruce Ackerman, Charles Barzun, United States Under, Alice Beth


Ancient Greeks devised a way to fight disinformation

Sophists were more interested in arriving at practical truths through rhetoric than an absolute Truth (Sophia).Their techniques were heavily criticized by Aristotle, Plato, and Socrates. Asha Rangappa and Jennifer Mercieca write that Sophist techniques are particularly useful for recognizing and fighting disinformation. Octavian had a bone to pick with Mark Antony. The latter claimed the Eastern Roman Empire as he moved in with his lover, Cleopatra. Octavian wasn't having it. He read Antony's ...
Tags: Politics, Media, Democracy, Government, Senate, Nazis, America, Cnn, Rome, George Bush, Innovation, Philosophy, Truth, Trump, Derek, Yale University


DOJ Sues John Bolton To Block Publication Of His Book

The Justice Department filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to block the publication of former National Security Advisor John Bolton’s book, which is scheduled for release next week. The lawsuit alleges that Bolton breached his non-disclosure agreement with the government by moving forward with the release, despite having not finished the prepublication review process with the National Security Council. The lawsuit claims that the book, titled The Room Where It Happened, contains classified inform...
Tags: News, White House, Ukraine, United States, House, National Security Council, Bolton, Doj, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, Trump, Tierney Sneed, Cooper, Ellis, Michael Ellis, John Bolton


Mike Pence tries to say coronavirus is over. Here's the data

• Fact check: Pence falsely claims Covid-19 cases in Oklahoma are falling • Lawyers sue to stop Trump's Tulsa campaign rally over virus fears • CDC report offers detailed demographic breakdown of who is getting coronavirus • Analysis: Why will no one in the White House wear a mask?
Tags: News, Cdc, White House, Stories, Oklahoma, Trump, Mike Pence, Tulsa


Trump administration sues to delay release of Bolton book

The Trump administration sued former national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday to delay the publication of a book that the White House says contains classified information and that is expected to paint an unflattering portrait of the president's foreign policy decision-making.
Tags: White House, Bolton, Trump, John Bolton


READ: Trump administration's lawsuit against Bolton over book

The Trump administration asked a federal judge on Tuesday to order former national security adviser John Bolton to stop the publication of his upcoming book on his White House tenure, arguing in a lawsuit that Bolton had breached a contract and was risking the exposure of classified information.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Bolton, Trump, John Bolton


Analysis: Why will no one in the White House wear a mask?

In the Rose Garden on Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump announced an executive order designed to make police more accountable to the communities they serve. He did so without a mask on. And by the look of a video the White House sent out on Twitter shortly afterward, almost no one in attendance wore a mask either.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Donald Trump, Rose Garden


Stelter explains why Trump is 'clearly rattled' by Bolton's book

Former national security adviser John Bolton is set to release a book that details his time inside the Trump White House. CNN's Brian Stelter reports on how the White House is determined to stop Bolton.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Bolton, Trump, Brian Stelter, John Bolton, STELTER, Trump White House CNN


Trump administration sues to stop release of Bolton book

The Trump administration sued former national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday to stop the publication of a book that the White House says contains classified information.
Tags: White House, Bolton, Trump, John Bolton


A key model used by the White House is now projecting more than 200,000 deaths by October as 18 states show a spike in coronavirus cases

Vice President Mike Pence, the leader of the administration's coronavirus task force, is publicly painting a rosy picture of the pandemic through his words and actions amid President Donald Trump's push to reopen the country and resume campaigning.
Tags: News, White House, Stories, Donald Trump, Mike Pence


Trump administration sues to block publication of John Bolton's book

Officials claim book, which is critical of administration, contains classified information and would compromise national securityThe Trump administration has sued to block the publication of a forthcoming book by John Bolton, the US president’s former security adviser, about his time in the White House, arguing that it contained classified information and would compromise national security.The civil lawsuit came one day after Trump said Bolton would be breaking the law if the book were published...
Tags: Books, White House, US, US news, US politics, Bolton, Donald Trump, Trump, John Bolton, Trump Administration


#590 What Happens If Your Employees or Customers Get COVID-19 at Your Location?

Listen to “#590 What Happens If Your Employees or Customers Get COVID-19 at Your Location?” on Spreaker.         On this episode of The Small Business Radio Show… SEGMENT 1, starting at 0:00: We are finally moving toward the reopening of small businesses in this country. But as you invite customers and employees back, what happens if they get COVID 19 in your office or retail location? Are you liable? Here to help with that question is attorney Eric Swan. SEGMENT 2, starting at 16:15: The poli...
Tags: Politics, Lawsuit, Small Business, West Point, Senate, US, Sales, America, United States, House, Wisconsin, Litigation, Radio Show, Troy, HBS, Harvard Business School


Ahmaud Arbery's relatives, other families have 'contentious' meeting with Trump on police

Relatives of Ahmaud Arbery have been invited to visit the White House as Trump prepares to sign an executive order on policing.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Usa Today, Trump, Ahmaud Arbery


Trump Put Black Lives Matter on the Map

My brother and I biked down to the White House today to see the Black Lives Matter full-street painting on 16th Street going to the White House. St. John’s Church, whose clergy were tear gassed when Trump thugs invaded this private property, now proudly sports a Black Lives Matter sign. The intersection is now permanently named Black Lives Matter Plaza. The AFL-CIO has draped their building with an enormous Black Lives Matter banner.All the graffiti in Lafayette Park is off the statues as I said...
Tags: White House, Pets, Black Lives Matter, Trump, AFL CIO, Lafayette Park, PBurns, Terrierman, National Museum of African American History, Trump Put Black Lives Matter, White House St John 's Church


Trump administration sues John Bolton to block publication of new book that claims presidential misconduct

LOL: “The United States of America respectfully requests [that John Bolton] take any and all available steps to retrieve and dispose of any copies of The Room Where It Happened that may be in the possession of any third party in a manner acceptable to the United States.” Okay. Donald Trump's Justice Department has just filed a lawsuit seeking to block publication of former national security adviser John Bolton's forthcoming book, according to a complaint filed in 'United States of America v. B...
Tags: Post, Politics, News, Law, US, US news, United States, Lawsuits, Bolton, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Charlie Savage, United States of America, John Bolton


Pence Accuses Media Of Trying To Scare America, Argues Trump Admin Should Be Celebrated

Vice President Mike Pence accused the media of “fear mongering” with COVID-19 in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published on Tuesday, while wondering why President Donald Trump and the rest of the administration’s response to the outbreak wasn’t receiving glowing reviews. Rattling off Trump’s usual laundry list of what he claims to be the administration’s “great progress” with the virus, Pence claimed that the media “has tried to scare the American people every step of the way.” “The truth is, w...
Tags: News, White House, America, Donald Trump, Wall Street Journal, Trump, Mike Pence, Pence, John Hopkins University, Cristina Cabrera, COVID-19, Scare America Argues Trump, Trump Jared Kushner


Trump administration sues Bolton over book dispute

The Trump administration asked a federal judge on Tuesday to order former national security adviser John Bolton to stop the publication of his upcoming book on his White House tenure, arguing in a lawsuit that Bolton had breached a contract and was risking the exposure of classified information.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Bolton, Trump, John Bolton


Why will no one in the White House wear a mask?

In the Rose Garden on Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump announced an executive order designed to make police more accountable to the communities they serve. He did so without a mask on. And by the look of a video the White House sent out on Twitter shortly afterward, almost no one in attendance wore a mask either.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Donald Trump, Rose Garden


Fact check: Pence falsely claims coronavirus cases in Oklahoma are on the decline

During a White House roundtable Monday, Vice President Mike Pence claimed that Oklahoma - where President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a campaign rally Saturday - has seen a decline in the number of coronavirus cases.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Oklahoma, Donald Trump, Mike Pence


Debra Messing to Star in Comedy Series East Wing for Starz

Debra Messing to Star in Comedy Series East Wing for Starz Starz has announced that Emmy winner and Golden Globe nominee Debra Messing (Will & Grace, Smash) will executive produce and star in the network’s new series in development East Wing. The half-hour comedy is created and written by Ali Wentworth (Nightcap, Jerry Maguire), who will also appear in the series alongside Messing, and Liz Tuccillo (Divorce, Sex and the City). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone...
Tags: TV, Movies, Lionsgate, White House, Ronald Reagan, TV News, Starz, Ali, Liz, Debra Messing, Ali Wentworth, Hollis, Golden Globe, Nancy Reagan, Debra, Liz Tuccillo


A Definitive Rundown Of Unrelated Tangents Trump Raised During His Police Reform Event

President Trump’s signing of an executive order on police reform at the White House Rose Garden on Tuesday quickly veered into an event where he aired his grievances on a number of non-related topics. Shortly after announcing his police reform executive order — which he said includes banning chokeholds “unless an officer’s life is at risk” — the President went off script to jab Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and tout the stock market’s performance amid an economy hard hit by the COV...
Tags: News, Obama, White House, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Police Brutality, Executive Order, Biden, Trump, Josh Marshall, Rose Garden, White House Rose Garden, Police Reform, Summer Concepcion, George Floyd



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