Politics
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Identity politics

Politics | How the growing socialist movement could shape the Democratic Party
by Harvest Prude
Posted 8/16/18, 05:35 pm

A majority of Democrats prefer socialism but not capitalism, according to a Gallup poll published Monday, and rumblings by Democrats have led to speculation about the future of their party.

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Trump cuts off Brennan’s security clearance

by Kent Covington
Posted 8/16/18, 10:44 am

President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, the White House said Wednesday. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders added that the president is also reviewing the security clearances of other Obama administration intelligence officials such as former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former national security adviser Susan Rice. Some Democrats criticized Trump, saying he was targeting his political enemies, but Sanders said the president was fulfilling his responsibility to protect classified information.

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The Big Lie/D’Souza Media

A sordid history

Documentary | A look into the Democratic Party, past and present.
by Bob Brown
Posted 8/16/18, 09:45 am

Al Gore did not invent the propaganda film. Fake-news flicks date back at least to The Birth of a Nation, the 1915 racist drama that conservative pundit Dinesh D’Souza credits with revitalizing a nearly kaput Ku Klux Klan. President Woodrow Wilson, a Democrat, screened the silent picture at the White House, D’Souza points out in his new documentary, Death of a Nation (rated PG-13 for thematic material and language).

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