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GOP…Repulsives!

Ditch Mitch! The damage Repulsive Republicans in Congress who support Trump are doing to our economy and our democracy calls for much more than “left-wing antics”   by Marc Keyser Republican Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell and his wife were heckled in a restaurant in Louisville Kentucky by customers. “Why don’t you get out of…

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Impeach Blackout Brett…NOW!

Okay, it is a real long shot, and none of us should get our hopes up…but…there is already a petition circulating to impeach Brett Kavanaugh. Greg Price, writing in Newsweek, notes that, “Freshly approved Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh should be impeached by the House Judiciary Committee for lying to Congress about his involvement in the George…

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#MeToo Rage

by Marc Keyser, TheResistance.Blog I listened to Christine Blasey Ford give her testimony in the Senate Confirmation hearing for Judge Bret Kavanaugh, and I was moved. She told how Bret Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party back in the 1980s. He pinned her down on a bed, held his hand over her…

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DEB HAALAND, CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS

By Elaine Burgess Deb Haaland’s campaign headquarters are located in a small, modest stucco house adjacent to Nob Hill and the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. I arrived a bit early for our appointment. She was coming out the front door as I ascended the steps, headed out for a short walk around the…

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Trump toys with firing Rosenstein to kill the Mueller investigation

By Marc Keyser, author of TheResistance.Blog Trump summoned FBI Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the man is in charge of the Special Counsel’s Trump-Russia investigation, to the White House supposedly to fire him. There was a report in the New York Times that Rosenstein talked about secretly recording Trump and invoking the 25th Amendment to…

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Join the Protests at the White House by Phone

By Marc Keyser, TheResistance.Blog At the Helsinki Summit Donald Trump met with Vladimir Putin, and he showed his true colors. Lawrence O’Donnell on NSNBC called Trump’s press conference in Helsinki “nothing short of treasonous.” Why was Trump cowering before Putin? The obvious explanation. Putting has been grooming Trump as an asset for years… lending him…

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“A Punishable Disgrace”: The Weekly Standard

The Weekly Standard is by no means a liberal publication. It prides itself on being quite the opposite. Yet, following Trump’s bizarre, degrading, and disgusting performance in Helsinki, where he did everything short of licking Putin’s boots, the Standard’s editors could take no more. Writing in Editorial: A Punishable Disgrace, the editors collectively rejected Trump…

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Cohen Taped Trump

We know, now, that Michael Cohen taped himself having a chat with Trump about paying off one of his former lovers, a Playboy model. What’s interesting about the story, though, is not that Trump employed Cohen to spread a little hush money, or even that he was having affairs while still married. That is common…

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