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Donald Trump is offering comfort to racists and extremists

Wednesday  17:11,   16 august 2017
Vox.com

<p>His unscripted Charlottesville comments showed where his sympathies truly lie.</p>President Trump wants to be entirely clear: he blames both sides for the violence in Charlottesville that killed one person and injured[...]

What did you expect from Trump?

Wednesday  04:35,   16 august 2017
MSN

Trump is on the side of white nationalist so what side are you on?The Post reported: “First, he tried to argue that he initially hesitated to condemn the explicitly racist elements at Charlottesville only because he didn’t have enough information to [...]

What did you expect from Trump?

Wednesday  04:35,   16 august 2017
MSN

Trump is on the side of white nationalist so what side are you on?The Post reported: “First, he tried to argue that he initially hesitated to condemn the explicitly racist elements at Charlottesville only because he didn’t have enough information to [...]

Why Trump went feral again

Wednesday  04:05,   16 august 2017
The Week

Nobody puts Donny in the corner. Or if they do, he sure won't stay there for long. That's a lesson we're learning again this week, after President Trump was forced by public and private pressure to issue a second statement on the[...]

Trump and racism: A view from a pollster

Wednesday  03:55,   16 august 2017
The Hill

OPINION| Trump aside, both parties have issues with race to deal[...]

Trump’s America is not mine

Wednesday  02:40,   16 august 2017
MSN

The president has put my relationship with my own country on the rocks. Some days I think I don’t know it anymore. Trump’s reaction Saturday to the Charlottesville hate-fest is an example of what I find so troubling. I never thought a president of[...]

Charlottesville requires moral clarity, not moral equivalency

Tuesday  18:35,   15 august 2017
FOX News

The white supremacists marching in Charlottesville said they want to “take America back.” Take it back from whom and for what purpose? The left and the right occasionally convey a similar message. What is it about America that makes some people[...]

Don’t Let Politics Turn America Into Another Charlottesville

Tuesday  18:20,   15 august 2017
The Federalist

Allowing corrosive political discourse to infect our lives any more than it has would be a tragedy.Once social media began to get ugly this weekend -- well, uglier than usual — I made my best decision in a long time and got off. I spent the day[...]

Feinstein: Keep Iran deal, apply lessons to North Korea

Tuesday  18:15,   15 august 2017
USA TODAY

Diplomacy is the only path to stop Kim Jong Un from obtaining a nuclear weapon capable of striking the United States. Unfortunately, as President Trump grapples with the North Korean threat, he seems to have forgotten that same lesson we learned[...]

Perspective | Nazi flags in Charlottesville were an affront to WWII veterans. And they fought back.

Tuesday  18:10,   15 august 2017
MSN

Many veterans who survived the bloody war were disgusted by the swastikas, the Adolf Hitler t-shirts and “Heil Trump” salutes.Nazis? Been there, done that. Just ask the Greatest[...]

It’s really sad that the president condemning racism is newsworthy in 2017

Tuesday  03:10,   15 august 2017
Vox.com

The media should not lower the bar by praising Trump’s latest comments on racism.It’s news in 2017 that the president of the United States finally said that racism is[...]

Is Being a White Supremacist Grounds for Firing?

Tuesday  02:55,   15 august 2017
The Atlantic

After White Nationalists descended upon Charlottesville, Virginia, a Twitter account with the handle @YesYoureRacist began soliciting the identities of rally goers based on photographs. “If you recognize any of the Nazis marching in[...]

How the Nazi Flags in Charlottesville Look to a German

Tuesday  00:41,   15 august 2017
Time

As we watched the news stream in from Charlottesville over the weekend, it wasn’t the violence that shocked my fiancée the most. She was born and raised in Germany, a nation whose citizens are all too familiar with Nazism and terrorism. Nor did her[...]

White Supremacists Are Hijacking Southern Heritage

Tuesday  00:35,   15 august 2017
The Daily Caller

It's dangerous to push history out of the mainstream and into he hands of fanatics.Oh, I’m a good old rebel,Now that’s just what I am;And for this yankee nation,I do not give a[...]

Charlottesville Exposes Rift Between Trump, GOP

Tuesday  00:20,   15 august 2017
U.S. News & World Report

President Trump's response to the Charlottesville attack exposes a rift in the GOP.President Donald Trump is the head of the Republican[...]