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It takes a neocon: DC hawk reinvents self as trans woman

A neoconservative policy hawk has brought the transgender revolution to the world of Washington, DC think tanks, suggesting that having the “right” politics goes a long way towards acceptance – unlike, say, Chelsea Manning. Giselle Donnelly has a long and storied career as a foreign policy hawk at the neoconservative American Enterprise Institute. However, Washington policy-watchers might know her best ...

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer at 65

Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates, has passed away after a two-week battle with relapsed non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Allen announced in early October that the cancer of the lymphatic system, for which he was treated in 2009, had returned. He wrote that the doctors were optimistic and that he intended to fight the disease. He passed away in Seattle ...

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Kentucky governor catches heat for grenade-throwing publicity stunt (VIDEO)

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin has filmed himself throwing a variety of grenades around as a ham-fisted metaphor for ‘blowing up’ bad policy. The video ad immediately backfired. “When I was elected a couple of years ago, I talked about blowing up things like red tape, blowing up things like corruption, blowing up things like pay-to-play and inside deals,” Bevin tells ...

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CNN claims Saudi government to admit journalist killed in ‘interrogation gone wrong’

A report being prepared by the Saudi government will say that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died as a result of interrogation gone wrong, in course of his abduction from Turkey, CNN reported citing anonymous sources. 2/ One source: report will likely conclude that the operation was carried out without clearance and transparency and that those involved will be held responsible. One ...

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Alec Baldwin calls on Democrats to ‘overthrow’ Trump’s government

Saturday Night Live actor and relentless Trump critic Alec Baldwin has called on Democratic voters to “overthrow” the government of the United States at the ballot box. “The way we implement change in America is through elections. We change governments here at home in an orderly and formal way,” he told a Democratic Party fundraiser on Sunday. “In that orderly ...

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‘Strong evidence’ Elizabeth Warren may be a little Native American after all

A DNA test, provided by Massachusetts Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren to the Boston Globe, proves she has a little Native American blood due to an ancestor some 6-10 generations ago. Warren has long been ridiculed by President Trump for claiming Native American ancestry, with Trump dubbing her “Pocahontas” and accusing her of claiming minority status to get hired as a ...

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The Russian connection? Banned Facebook pages were featured on 2016 ‘blacklist’

A host of alternative news pages banned by Facebook last week were first featured on the PropOrNot blacklist in 2016 – a list of “Russian propaganda” sites that was compiled with little evidence and called “McCarthyite.” Facebook banned 800 alternative media pages last week, ranging from left-leaning organizations like The Anti-Media to flag-waving opinion sites like Right Wing News and ...

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'Rogue killers' might have killed Saudi journalist – Trump

US President Donald Trump said he believes it is possible that “rogue killers” could be responsible for the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Speaking to journalists outside the White House on Monday about Khashoggi’s disappearance, Trump said: “It sounded to me like maybe these could have been rogue killers. Who knows?” Offering the rogue killer theory, Trump cited King ...

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Trump's strange portrait with former GOP presidents has netizens in stitches (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Journalist Leslie Stahl’s interview with President Trump on 60 Minutes didn’t yield much information people didn’t already know. However, one seemingly explosive revelation came in the unexpected form of… a painting. Trump covered a lot of ground in the interview, including the threat of war with North Korea, allegations of Russian and Chinese election meddling, and migrant family separations. However, ...

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