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Elijah Cummings: Trump's words brings back bad memories of racism

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Rep. Elijah Cummings on Sunday said the events of the week since President Donald Trump's “go back” tweet aimed at four progressive congresswomen of color reminded him of being a 12-year-old growing up in 1962 Baltimore. “We were trying to integrate an Olympic-size pool near my house and we had been constrained to a wading pool in the black community,” the Maryland Democrat told George Stephanopoulos, host of ABC's “This Week.” “As we tried to March to that pool over six days, I was beaten, all kinds of rocks and bottles thrown at me. And the interesting thing is that I heard the same...
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Trump melts down over Washington Post story about his racist tweets

Trump melts down over Washington Post story about his racist tweets

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President Donald Trump spent Sunday morning stewing over a nearly day old Washington Post story on aides' concerns regarding his racist tweets about four congresswomen of color.
Echoing his standard smear of news stories that are unfavorable to him, Trump attacked the story as “Fake News” with “phony sources who do not exist,” despite its reliance on on-the-record quotes from key supporters.
The Washington Post Story, about my speech in North Carolina and tweet, with its phony sources who do not exist, is Fake News. The only thing people were talking about is the record setting crowd and...
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Trump's tweets: Should the media call the US president 'racist'?

Trump's tweets: Should the media call the US president 'racist'?

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Coverage of the White House is caught up over the word 'racist' and whether it should be used to describe Trump.
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Meet the 7 House Representatives who will argue the case for convicting...

Meet the 7 House Representatives who will argue the case for convicting Trump in his upcoming impeachment trial

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Iran's supreme leader called Trump a 'clown' as he delivered Friday prayers...

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Opinion | The U.S.-China Trade Deal Was Not Even a Modest Win

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Barack Obama Celebrates 'My Star' Michelle's Birthday With Sweetest Photos...

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Biden: Tech's liability shield ‘should be revoked' immediately

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Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden called for the internet industry's sweeping legal immunity over user-generated content to be “immediately” removed in an interview... Read more ...

The Republican senator who called a CNN reporter a 'liberal hack' for asking...

The Republican senator who called a CNN reporter a 'liberal hack' for asking an impeachment question refuses to answer the same question from a Fox News host

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Joe Biden slams Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook for having too much power...

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Former Vice President Joe Biden slammed Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg over misinformation on the platform and privacy concerns. "I've never been a big Zuckerberg fan. I... Read more ...

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will...

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will make British people much poorer

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