Former White House Strategist Bannon Out as Breitbart Chairman

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is out as executive chairman of Breitbart News Network, following nearly a week of “Fire and Fury” after the former presidential adviser’s remarks to author Michael Wolff were published. Bannon had been Breitbart chairman since 2012, except for the time he worked for President Donald Trump as chief strategist.… Please follow and like us:

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Conservatives aren’t done with Steve Bannon yet

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday repudiated his former chief strategist, saying Steve Bannon was never as influential as he claimed to be — but the far-right candidates who have long clamored for Bannon’s support aren’t willing to disavow him so quickly. In an explosive statement, the president suggested that Bannon had “lost his mind”… Please follow and like us:

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Al Franken’s days are numbered

Sen. Al Franken, who was just outed on a photograph wearing a big smile and groping the chest of a journalist while she slept, is now facing growing calls – many, from within his own liberal-minded ranks – to resign. This, as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Charles Schumer both agreed to put… Please follow and like us:

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Fired Google engineer James Damore says he’s autistic, ‘sees things differently’

James Damore, the former Google engineer who published a screed against Google’s diversity initiatives, says he isn’t using autism as an excuse. But he says being on the spectrum means he “sees things differently.” And yet another interview with Damore shows he still doesn’t fully understand why everyone got so upset that he attributed the lack… Please follow and like us:

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‘Not even a thank you’: Matt Drudge erupts on Washington Post

Matt Drudge (Twitter) Internet news giant Matt Drudge is going on the offensive against the Washington Post after the paper reported on Drudge’s publishing of news stories that some might consider to be Russian propaganda. In a rare tweet on Monday, Drudge said: “I’ve linked to @washingtonpost over 10,000X in 25 years of doing DRUDGEREPORT. I… Please follow and like us:

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Roy Moore to sue The Washington Post

Roy Moore, the Republican’s nominee in the Alabama fight for the U.S. Senate seat, announced he’s going to sue The Washington Post for the series of stories that implicate him in sexual dalliances with underage girls 40 years ago. He said this as political players in his own party were folding like cheap card tables to… Please follow and like us:

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US in ‘economic war’ with China, says Trump strategist Bannon

White House strategist Steve Bannon argued forcefully in an interview published Wednesday that the United States is in an “economic war” with China, and the confrontation with nuclear-armed North Korea is just “a sideshow.” “To me the economic war with China is everything. And we have to be maniacally focused on that,” he said in the… Please follow and like us:

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Remaking the Republican Party: Populism a la Trump

Even though US President Donald Trump has been criticised by “true” conservatives for his past liberal positions on social issues and his denunciations of trade pacts, his February 24 speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) was widely applauded. His comments, and those of his chief adviser, Stephen Bannon, suggest that he aims to take… Please follow and like us:

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Phony baloney: The 9 fakest fake-news checkers

Since President Donald Trump won the presidential election in November, there’s been an explosion of “fake-news” checker sites, some cloaked behind a veil of anonymity. In some cases, Americans really have fallen for “fake news.” Just days ago, 20th Century Fox apologized for creating “fake news” sites – such as as the Houston Leader, the Salt… Please follow and like us:

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