• Joseph Milord in Politics

    Ivanka Trump's Tribute To Victims Of Barcelona Terror Attack Has Twitter Torn

    Ivanka Trump's Tribute To Victims Of Barcelona Terror Attack Has Twitter Torn

    On Friday, Aug. 18, White House advisor and First Daughter Ivanka Trump took to social media to post a tribute to victims of terror attacks in Barcelona. Not everyone was impressed, however. A number of users responded via tweets about Ivanka Trump's Instagram for Barcelona, showing differing reactions to her tribute. Trump wrote, Deeply saddened by the […]
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    This Non-Confederate Statue Has Been Taken Down With All The Others, Here's Why

    This Non-Confederate Statue Has Been Taken Down With All The Others, Here's Why

    A day after President Donald Trump presented defense of keeping Confederate monuments in tact, a Roger B. Taney statue was removed from the ground of the Maryland State House in Annapolis on Friday morning, Aug. 18. Less than an hour away from the state house's Annapolis location, another Roger B. Taney statue was removed in Baltimore […]
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    Charlottesville Victim's Mom Slams Trump: “I'm Not Talking To The President Now”

    Charlottesville Victim's Mom Slams Trump: “I'm Not Talking To The President Now”

    The mother of the protester who died in Charlottesville last weekend slammed President Donald Trump and said she no longer wants to meet with him. Susan Bro, mother of deceased 32-year-old Heather Heyer, explained her decision while being interviewed by ABC's Good Morning America on Friday, Aug. 18. During the interview, Heather Heyer's mom responds to Trump’s […]
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    Here's What Trump Is Talking About When He Refers To Antifa As The “Alt-Left”

    Here's What Trump Is Talking About When He Refers To Antifa As The “Alt-Left”

    When President Donald Trump insisted that there should be blame placed upon the “Alt-Left” for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend, he spoke using a relatively new term. His use of the term “Alt-Left” appeared to be to an attempt to group together two factions: the white supremacist groups who identify themselves among […]
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    Trump Argues For Keeping Confederate Statues, Calls Removal “Foolish”

    Trump Argues For Keeping Confederate Statues, Calls Removal “Foolish”

    On Thursday morning, Aug. 17, President Donald Trump made an argument for keeping Confederate monuments in tact. In addition, the president also lamented the removal of monuments that have already been taken down. In one of Trump's tweets about Confederate statues, he said, Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart […]
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    Trump Blames “Fake News” For Misrepresenting His Charlottesville Comments, Again

    Trump Blames “Fake News” For Misrepresenting His Charlottesville Comments, Again

    As ever, President Donald Trump is not laying down and taking criticism quietly. On Thursday morning, Aug. 17, via a series of tweets, Trump blamed “fake news” for misrepresenting his Charlottesville comments while also attacking Republican senators who have spoken out against him. In one of the tweets, the president said, The public is learning […]
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    People Are So Pissed About Ivanka's Silence After POTUS' Latest Press Conference

    People Are So Pissed About Ivanka's Silence After POTUS' Latest Press Conference

    Critics of president Donald Trump's reaction to protests in Charlottesville, Virginia are now channeling their displeasure via tweets about Ivanka Trump's vacation. The reason why is straightforward. As more and more criticism is being directed at the president for avoiding a strict condemnation of white supremacists, some of it was re-directed at Ivanka Trump and husband […]
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    Four More Confederate Monuments Have Been Taken Down And They Won't Be The Last

    Four More Confederate Monuments Have Been Taken Down And They Won't Be The Last

    Days after violent demonstrations broke out in Virginia as white supremacists protested the removal of a Confederate statue on Saturday, Aug. 12, four similar similar statues were removed in a neighboring state. In the early hours of Wednesday, Aug. 16, Baltimore removed four Confederate monuments, leaving the city with no such statues dedicated to Confederate heroes. […]
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    Even Fox News Personalities Are Bashing Donald Trump Right Now, So This Is Bad

    Even Fox News Personalities Are Bashing Donald Trump Right Now, So This Is Bad

    Ever since the president of the United States avoided singling out white supremacists during his initial statement on violent protests in Virginia, there's been a rare media trend that has occurred: videos of Fox News bashing Donald Trump. That trend continued on Tuesday evening, Aug. 16, when political commentator Charles Krauthammer used the words “moral disgrace” to describe Trump's […]
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    Another Business Leader Quits Trump Council After Charlottesville Controversy

    Another Business Leader Quits Trump Council After Charlottesville Controversy

    Since Donald Trump sparked a wave of negative press after avoiding a specific condemnation of white supremacy in the immediate aftermath of violent protests at Charlottesville, the president has seen three members resign from a panel business leaders he formed shortly after his inauguration. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, the number exits continues to grow as Scott Paul […]
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    Tiffany Trump Is Starting Law School Soon, So There's Another Trump In D.C.

    Tiffany Trump Is Starting Law School Soon, So There's Another Trump In D.C.

    Just as her father returns to the White House from his August vacation, Tiffany Trump starts at Georgetown Law School, which means another member of the first family is coming to Washington D.C. With Georgetown Law's orientation scheduled to begin next Monday, Aug. 21, Donald Trump's 23-year-old daughter is set to join Melania, Barron, and Ivanka […]
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    Jimmy Fallon Tearfully Speaks Up About Charlottesville: “We Can't Go Backward”

    Jimmy Fallon Tearfully Speaks Up About Charlottesville: “We Can't Go Backward”

    On Monday night, Aug. 14, Jimmy Fallon talked about Charlottesville and did it without the usual comedic tone of his monologues. The late night host began his monologue by expressing his disgust at the events that unfolded during white nationalist demonstrations in Virginia over the week. Fallon said, What happened over the weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, […]