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News Organization Asks Trump To Declassify Obama's "Unmasking" Requests On Political Opponents

“The law makes President Trump the ultimate declassifying authority, and we believe the president can answer many troubling questions by declassifying this information, including how often First Amendment protected professionals had their privacy impacted by NSA intercepts and why some of Trump’s own aides were unmasked in NSA data by the prior White House."

Paul Craig Roberts Warns American Democracy Is "A Dead Man Walking"

"In the West, voters cannot change policies through elections, because the ruling elites control whoever is elected. Elections give the appearance of democracy, but voting does not change the policies that favor war and the elites. Therefore, the will of the people is impotent..."

Watch Live: Trump Holds Rose Garden Press Conference To Celebrate Obamacare Repeal

After just voting to repeal and replace Obamacare, House Republicans have joined President Trump at the White House for a victory press conference. Of course, all of the celebrations are undoubtedly premature as the bill will now be sent to the Senate where it will likely have to be substantially modified in order to attract 51 Republican votes.

Why The New York Times Is Cheering On "Censorship Algorithms"

The election of Donald Trump was as much a middle finger to the U.S. corporate press as anything else, and the corporate media didn’t take too kindly to that. Rather than admit failure, refocus and compete within the freewheeling information age, the corporate media has resorted to endless whining and support for tech-overlord censorship. It simply knows it can’t win a fair fight, so it has decided to cheat.

Susan Rice Refuses Senate Request To Testify On Russian Hacking Allegations

"In this case, however, Senator Whitehouse has informed us by letter that he did not agree to Chairman Graham's invitation to Ambassador Rice, a significant departure from the bipartisan invitations extended to other witnesses.  Under these circumstances, Ambassador Rice respectfully declines Senator Graham's invitation to testify."

David Axelrod Explains Why Hillary Really Lost: "Comey Didn't Tell Her Not To Campaign In Wisconsin"

"Jim Comey didn't tell her not to campaign in Wisconsin after the convention. Jim Comey didn't say don't put any resources into Michigan until the final week of the campaign.  And one of the things that hindered her in the campaign was a sense that she never fully was willing to take responsibility for her mistakes, particularly that server.  If I were her I would move on."