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Mooch Strikes Back

We find this amusing…and strangely comforting. From The Hill: “Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said on Monday that he’s assembling a team of former Cabinet members to speak out against President Trump in an effort to find a Republican challenger to the president in 2020…”I’m in the process of putting together a team…

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Finland’s Tackling “Fake News”

Finland is taking a proactive approach to increase its citizens’ online literacy by encourage critical thinking and promoting fact checking.  Conceptually, they are looking at the– mostly Russian– disinformation as a form of digital pollution.  They are also holding social media platforms responsible for how much digital pollution they allow to spread on their platforms.…

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Flash: Trump Preparing National Emergency For Wall

News Flash: CNN is reporting that the Trump’s White House is preparing a national emergency order to fund The Wall. The report says that the order will specify $7 billion for The Wall’s construction. It is not clear whether Trump will get his Wall, even with the order, but clearly things could be heating up…

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Isolation Almost Killed Us Once. GOP Wants It Again

There is a powerful piece over on CNN’s oped page this week. In Republican leaders need to remember what happened the last time America chose to be isolated, Susan Dunn looks at the last time the United States ignored and insulted its allies, and decided its enemies were far, far away. It happened in the…

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The NRA And Its Russian Ties

That The National Rifle Association has had a long and tangled relationship with Russia and Trump is well known. Now, though, the organization seems to be preparing for an investigation into just what kind of relationship it had with Putin and Russian nationals. CNN is reporting that the NRA is collecting documents in case the…

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Advertisers Drop InfoWars Like Live Grenade

Alex Jones, a man who never met a conspiracy theory he didn’t like, is getting some very bad news from the folks at Youtube. His Infowars channel is losing advertisers big time. The way that online advertising works is that a buyer may not know just where their ads are actually appearing. Most of the…

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