Melania Trump silent as her husband attacks congresswomen

On Sunday, the President implied Reps. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts weren’t natural-born American citizens. Ocasio-Cortez, Tlaib and Pressley are natural-born US…

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There’s a sobering truth to Trump’s racist tweets that we don’t like to admit

Trump told four nonwhite Democratic congresswomen that they should “go back” to the “crime infested places” where they came from, even though three of the four were born in the US and the fourth is…

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange through the years

Julian Assange, founder of the website WikiLeaks, has been a key figure in major leaks of classified government documents, cables and videos. Read More Here!

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How Julian Assange turned an embassy into a command post for election meddling

Watch this story on The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer at 6 p.m. ET and on Anderson Cooper 360 at 8 p.m. ET. The documents build on the possibility, raised by special counsel Robert Mueller…

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Congresswomen respond to Trump attacks: 'We will not be silenced'

One of the Democratic lawmakers criticized by President Donald Trump’s racist attacks in recent days called the President’s remarks a “disruptive distraction” and said that she would encourage the American people “to not take the…

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Tapper: Many Republicans have tried to play dumb

CNN’s Jake Tapper criticizes President Trump and congressional Republicans after Trump doubled down on racist attacks on a group of Democratic congresswomen. Read More Here!

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Twitter says Trump’s racist tweets don’t break its rules

The episode represents a tough first test for a new stance Twitter announced less than a month ago, in which it will label and down-rank tweets from Trump and other world leaders that break its…

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GOP senators dodge CNN reporter's questions about Trump

Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Richard Shelby (R-AL) decline to condemn President Trump after his racist attacks on several Democratic congresswomen. Read More Here!

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Which GOP lawmakers have condemned Trump’s tweet

But many leaders in the party are so far not weighing in publicly — include Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. “If he issues a statement on this we’ll be sure to forward,” said McConnell spokesman…

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Live updates: Immigration and the US-Mexico border

Asked if his tweets regarding progressive Democratic congresswomen were racist, President Trump said, “Not at all.” Here’s what he said: “Not at all. Not at all. If somebody has a problem with our country, if…

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