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Mormons fed up with Trump’s vulgar rhetoric and behavior are flocking to the Democratic Party 24.10.2020 Raw Story
Mormons in the United States have traditionally been reliable Republican voters, but some members of the conservative church put off by President Donald Trump are switching sides and backing veteran Democrat Joe Biden. Support for Trump among members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which emphasizes family values and morals, is especially […]
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White women who voted for Trump voice their regrets: ‘I didn’t know I was signing my own death warrant’ 23.10.2020 Raw Story
White women played a large part in Donald Trump’s surge to the presidency in 2016. Some of those women spoke to Al Jazeera this Thursday and explained why Trump won’t be getting their vote in 2020. Nancy Shively has been voting for Republicans since 1976. She voted for Trump in 2016 even though she wasn’t […]
‘I really despise him’: Trump is hemorrhaging support among white women in a state he can’t afford to lose 20.10.2020 Raw Story
When President Donald Trump narrowly won Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes in 2016, he did so with help of many white women — about half of whom voted for him in the Keystone State four years ago. But reporter Julia Terruso, in an article published by the Philadelphia Inquirer on October 19, stresses that Trump is struggling with […]
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The simple and disturbing reason Trump befriends authoritarians: op-ed 19.10.2020 Raw Story
Writing in The Atlantic this Monday, Yasmeen Serhan says that President Trump’s penchant for personality politics has caused him to find common cause with leaders in whom he shares similarities: “populists and nationalists who share a disregard for norms, a disdain for dissent, and a dedication to strengthening their own power.” While some leaders Trump […]
Trump Gaining Black and Hispanic Voters 19.10.2020 Outside the Beltway

Some surprising poll numbers.

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Americans have always spun tales of conspiracy — but Trump takes delusion to a new level 16.10.2020 Raw Story
News is “faked“; elections are “rigged”; a “deep state” plots a “coup”; Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died suspiciously in bed with a pillow over his face; aides of ex-president Barack Obama conspire to undermine foreign policy from a “war room“; Obama himself was a Muslim mole; the National Park Service lied about the size of the […]
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How down-ballot candidates could help Democrats flip Texas 8.10.2020 Raw Story
Like many others in Texas politics, Wendy Davis spent much of 2018 scratching her head over fellow Democrat Beto O’Rourke’s insurgent campaign against U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. Just four years earlier, Davis lost her bid for governor to Republican Greg Abbott by 20 points, a margin of defeat shared by several other Democratic statewide candidates […]
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Donald Trump Calls Kamala Harris 'A Monster' During Unhinged Rant On Fox Business 8.10.2020 Crooks Liars
An unhinged Donald Trump joined Maria Bartiromo on FOX Business Thursday morning where he indulged in a self-indulgent, whining interview covering a wide range of topics, which included bashing his own FBI director, demanding that Hillary be locked up, refusing to attend the 2nd debate because it would be virtual and then, in one of the most unhinged parts, calling Kamala Harris a "monster". "This monster that was onstage with Mike Pence, who destroyed her last night, by the way. This monster, she says, 'no no, there won't be fracking,' there won't be this. Everything she said is a lie." WHAT? Trump has a history of insulting women he doesn't like with particularly awful adjectives. Remember when he called Hillary Clinton a "nasty woman"? But a MONSTER? He called a sitting Senator and the first woman of Black and South Asian descent to be on the ticket of either party - to call her a MONSTER? Insanity. This definitely won't help Trump woo any woman voters. My god. Racist foghorn. Twitter erupted: Trump ...
Trump and Biden ads on Facebook and Instagram focus on rallying the base 5.10.2020 Raw Story
The campaigns of Donald Trump and Joe Biden together spent US$65.8 million on social media advertising between June 1 and Sept. 13, according to Syracuse University’s Illuminating 2020 project. The project, which I am part of, tracks the spending and the targets of Facebook and Instagram ad buys, based on data provided by the platforms. […]
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Trump Megadonors and Business Execs Are Bankrolling QAnon-Friendly Candidates 3.10.2020
Trump Megadonors and Business Execs Are Bankrolling QAnon-Friendly Candidates
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“And yet she persisted”: Colorado leaders celebrate Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy 30.9.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
As the nation mourns the Supreme Court justice, Colorado leaders came out Tuesday to express a sense of loss and commemorate the feminist icon's crowning achievements, which continue to reverberate through workplaces and courtrooms across the country.
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Editorial: In Trump's world, paying taxes is for suckers and losers 28.9.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Reports that President Trump skirted paying taxes confirms what America already suspected, and makes ongoing investigations all the more important.

Trump and Social Norms 24.9.2020 The Moderate Voice

His base calls it “speaking his mind,” or “telling it like it is.” People with even one iota of intelligence call it breaking down social norms and using the bully pulpit as a platform to assert his power. In the guise of speaking his mind, Trump trumpets all kinds of lies as facts, chastising those […]

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death gives Republicans the opportunity to enact a right-wing nightmare 24.9.2020 Raw Story
Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away last Friday. She was 87 years old. Ginsburg was only the second woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court. She was a trailblazing feminist who lived and fought for the principle that women should be equal to men in all areas of life — social, political and economic. For more than […]
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Trump’s SCOTUS pick could ‘fracture’ his own voting base: polling expert 21.9.2020 Raw Story
President Donald Trump and his Republican allies believe that the coming fight over replacing the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will provide welcome reprieve from focus on the president’s handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic, which so far has killed nearly 200,000 Americans. However, Cook Political elections expert David Wasserman thinks there’s potentially […]
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“A Rock of Righteousness; and My Good, Good Friend”: SCOTUS Eulogizes Ruth Bader Ginsburg 21.9.2020 Mother Jones
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a feminist icon, a tireless jurist, and a fearsome dissenter holding down the court’s liberal wing. But for the other members of the country’s highest court, where Ginsburg spent 27 years, she was also a colleague and, to some, a treasured friend. On Saturday, the Court released statements […]
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg tributes from Obama, Clinton: 'There will never be another like her' 19.9.2020 LA Times: Nation

Hillary Clinton, Janet Mock, Mindy Kaling and Viola Davis are among those honoring Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday.

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Op-Ed: Why the 2020 election will be decided in suburbia 6.9.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Trump claims to be a defender of the suburbs, but he doesn't offer what suburbanites need. The Democrats and their pro-density agenda aren't much better.

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ANATOMY OF A MAN-MADE DISASTER: 595 ways Trump has failed to protect us from COVID-19 30.8.2020 Raw Story
Crises have a way of sorting the good presidents from the bad. Historians rank Abe Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt among the top three presidents for their handling of the Civil War, the Great Depression, and World War II. By contrast, the string of catastrophes that trailed George W. Bush, from 9/11 to Iraq to Hurricane Katrina to his obliviousness to warning signs in the housing […]
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The lie at the heart of Trump’s vision of America 27.8.2020 Raw Story
In a new book published this month, New York Times reporter Jim Tankersley set out to get to the bottom of the problems in the American economy. “The Riches of This Land: The Untold, True Story of America’s Middle Class” traces the changes that have shaped Americans’ jobs and lives in the second half of […]
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