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Trump’s impeachment lawyer Alan Dershowitz justified the president’s post-acquittal meddling with a wild conspiracy theory about Obama and George Soros

Alan Dershowitz, a member of President Donald Trump’s impeachment defence team, has defended Trump’s interference in a recent Department of Justice case. In an interview with Breitbart, Dershowitz argued that other presidential administrations had exercised control over the Department of Justice. He claimed, “President Obama personally asked the FBI to […]
Trump’s impeachment lawyer Alan Dershowitz justified the president’s post-acquittal meddling with a wild conspiracy theory about Obama and George Soros
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US media’s reluctance to discuss an alleged identity for the Ukraine whistleblower is crumbling after a campaign by right-wing sites and Donald Trump Jr.

Donald Trump Jr, the eldest son of President Donald Trump, tweeted an article naming an official it is claimed is the whistleblower whose complaint against the president sparked an impeachment probe. Right-wing activists and websites have alleged a plot to keep the name of the official, who is afforded anonymity […]
US media’s reluctance to discuss an alleged identity for the Ukraine whistleblower is crumbling after a campaign by right-wing sites and Donald Trump Jr.
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Facebook’s head of news defends the company’s decision to include sites like Breitbart in its curated News section: ‘I will always stand by their right to express their views’

Facebook’s head of news partnerships, Campbell Brown, defended Facebook’s choice to include sites like Breitbart in its new News tab in a Facebook post on Wednesday. “We should include content from ideological publishers on both the left and the right – as long as that content meets our integrity standards […]
Facebook’s head of news defends the company’s decision to include sites like Breitbart in its curated News section: ‘I will always stand by their right to express their views’
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From ‘biggest wimp’ to ‘political chess’: Right-wing pundits and immigration hardliners react to Trump’s cave on the border wall

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he would temporarily reopen the government without first securing funds for his long-promised border wall. The news spun right-wing pundits and immigration hardliners into a frenzy to react, with some instantly condemning Trump for caving and others placing the blame on Democrats. The government […]
From ‘biggest wimp’ to ‘political chess’: Right-wing pundits and immigration hardliners react to Trump’s cave on the border wall
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Bannon’s split with Breitbart’s top donors could cost him 40% of his income

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon could see his income drop 40% as a result of his main financial backer abandoning him. The Mercer family, which has long funded Breitbart News and helped finance the Trump campaign, have announced they will no longer support Bannon’s future endeavours. Quotes attributed […]
Bannon’s split with Breitbart’s top donors could cost him 40% of his income