Ocasio-Cortez stumps Zuckerberg with questions on far right and Cambridge Analytica. Collateral Murder. Heather Heyer’s mom gives stirring funeral speech: “This is just the beginning of Heather’s legacy” Charlottesville: Race and Terror – VICE News Tonight on HBO. Things Trump Has Condemned Other Than White Nationalists. The president arrived to a lectern assembled at his New Jersey golf club on Saturday afternoon shortly after at least one person was killed and 19 others were injured when a car sped into counterprotestors opposing a Charlottesville, Virginia, demonstration by white nationalists and other far-right activists.
He’d been scheduled to speak about Veterans Affairs, but first, he said, he wanted to discuss the violence he was “closely following” several hundred miles south. What came next was not a condemnation of white nationalism or white supremacism or Nazism or racism or any other synonym for the ideology of the primarily white men wielding torches to express their opposition to Charlottesville’s decision to remove Confederate symbols from the town. Instead, he said, “We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides, on many sides.” Trump-and-violence. Charlottesville: man charged with murder after car rams counter-protesters at far-right event. A man has been arrested and charged with murder after a car rammed into a group of people peacefully protesting against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing one person and injuring 19.
Scenes From the Deadly Unrest in Virginia. Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines. Fairytale Prisoner by Choice: The Photographic Eye of Melania Trump. Why won’t the first lady show up for her job?
Why? I became obsessed with this question and eventually looked to Melania’s Twitter history for answers. I noticed that in the three-year period between June 3, 2012 and June 11, 2015 she tweeted 470 photos which she appeared to have taken herself. This Indie Space Network Launched the ‘First Protest in Space’ Targeting Trump - Motherboard. Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, the sixth person to walk on the Moon, was delightfully blunt about his view of politicians in the space age.
"From out there on the Moon, international politics look so petty," Mitchell, who passed away last year at the age of 85 said regarding his experience in space. "You want to grab a politician by the scruff of the neck and drag him a quarter of a million miles out and say, 'Look at that, you son of a bitch.'" Well, the folks at the Autonomous Space Agency Network (ASAN—yes, that's "NASA" backwards), a worldwide space community that promotes in DIY, local, and independent space missions, have made Mitchell's irreverent words a reality. On Wednesday, ASAN posted what it calls "the first protest in space," directed at President Trump.
Behold this beautiful example of suborbital dissent (and eventually, descent). Our Dishonest President - Los Angeles Times. It was no secret during the campaign that Donald Trump was a narcissist and a demagogue who used fear and dishonesty to appeal to the worst in American voters.
The Times called him unprepared and unsuited for the job he was seeking, and said his election would be a “catastrophe.” Still, nothing prepared us for the magnitude of this train wreck. Like millions of other Americans, we clung to a slim hope that the new president would turn out to be all noise and bluster, or that the people around him in the White House would act as a check on his worst instincts, or that he would be sobered and transformed by the awesome responsibilities of office. À la suite d'Apple, la Silicon Valley se mobilise pour les jeunes transgenres face à Trump - Tech. Google, Facebook, Microsoft ou encore Twitter emboitent le pas d'Apple qui dénonçait le jeudi 23 février avec force l'annulation d'une initiative Obama pour protéger les jeunes transgenres.
L’affaire des toilettes n’a donc pas fini de secouer les Américains, alors que de nombreuses célébrités continuent de dénoncer l’annulation décidée par l’administration Trump de la protection introduite par le président précédant pour les jeunes transgenres. Va-t-on vraiment demander les mots de passe des personnes souhaitant entrer aux Etats-Unis ? U.S. Visitors May Have to Hand Over Social Media Passwords: DHS. People who want to visit the United States could be asked to hand over their social-media passwords to officials as part of enhanced security checks, the country's top domestic security chief said.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told Congress on Tuesday the measure was one of several being considered to vet refugees and visa applicants from seven Muslim-majority countries. "We want to get on their social media, with passwords: What do you do, what do you say? " he told the House Homeland Security Committee. "If they don't want to cooperate then you don't come in. " His comments came the same day judges heard arguments over President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily barring entry to most refugees and travelers from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Libya and Yemen. Leaks Suggest Trump's Own Team Is Alarmed By His Conduct. Google, Facebook, Uber, Twitter and other tech giants to call travel ban ‘unlawful’ in rare coordinated legal action.
International travelers are welcomed by demonstrators at Dulles International Airport on Feb. 5.
A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked enforcement of President Trump's executive order that banned people from seven mainly Muslim countries from entering the United States. (Astrid Riecken/EPA) Silicon Valley is stepping up its confrontation with the Trump administration. On Sunday night, Google, Facebook, Uber, Twitter, Netflix and other prominent tech companies are planning to file legal brief opposing the administration’s contentious entry ban, according to people familiar with the matter. Forbes Welcome. Totalitarianism in the age of Trump: lessons from Hannah Arendt. In the scramble to make sense of the post-inauguration world, Amazon has been forced to restock a few key titles: Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four hit No 1 at the end of last week, after Trump’s adviser Kellyanne Conway used the phrase “alternative facts” in place of “some bullshit I just made up”.
But the surprise hit – being long, complex and demanding or, as the online magazine Jezebel described it, “extremely metal” – is Hannah Arendt’s The Origins of Totalitarianism, first published in 1951. US in the middle of a coup by Donald Trump, Michael Moore warns. The US is in the middle of a coup and hasn't realised, according to Michael Moore.
The filmmaker and journalist, who was one of the few famous people to publicly predict that Donald Trump would become President, has warned that the US state is being overthrown by Mr Trump and the people he has appointed to govern alongside him. Linking to a New York Times piece about the role of senior advisor Steve Bannon, he posted on Twitter: "If you're still trying to convince yourself that a 21st century coup is not underway, please, please snap out of it". The controversial orders Donald Trump has already issued The article described how Mr Bannon, who until recently ran the far-right news site Breitbart News, had taken a major role in national security policy that usually would only be occupied by senior generals. That move was a major break with precedent and it and Mr Bannon himself have been credited with many of the extreme policy pronouncements coming from the White House in recent days.
Google's Eric Schmidt: Trump Administration Will Do "Evil Things" - BuzzFeed News. Log In. The Inevitability Of Impeachment. Federal judge blocks Trump immigration order: report. Etats-Unis : les défenseurs des droits civiques remportent une bataille contre le décret anti-immigration de Donald Trump. Une des dispositions du décret interdisant l’entrée de ressortissants de sept pays aux Etats-Unis a été suspendue par la justice, après avoir suscité des manifestations dans les aéroports.
LE MONDE | • Mis à jour le | Par Corine Lesnes (San Francisco, correspondante) Trump's executive orders, memorandums and proclamations. Inside the confusion of the Trump executive order and travel ban. Google Recalls Staff to U.S. After Trump Immigration Order - Bloomberg. The State Department’s entire senior management team just resigned. Rex Tillerson, President-elect Trump's nominee for secretary of state, had a rocky first day facing members of the Senate during his confirmation hearing on Jan. 11 at the Capitol.
(Peter Stevenson/The Washington Post) Sources say Trump's CIA visit made relations with intel community worse. U.S. government sources tell CBS News that there is a sense of unease in the intelligence community after President Trump’s visit to CIA headquarters on Saturday. An official said the visit “made relations with the intelligence community worse” and described the visit as “uncomfortable.” Authorities are also pushing back against the perception that the CIA workforce was cheering for the president. Donald Trump delivers speech to CIA to deny feud and criticize media coverage. Pussy hat project uk.businessinsider. The Official Women's March Attendance Numbers From Around the World Are In…
The Internet Won’t Let Trump Get Away With Insulting Meryl Streep. Last night, Hollywood elite Meryl Streep won the Cecil B. Meryl-streep-golden-globes-speech. Democrats, Trump, and the Ongoing, Dangerous Refusal to Learn the Lesson of Brexit. The parallels between the U.K.’s shocking approval of the Brexit referendum in June and the U.S.’s even more shocking election of Donald Trump as president Tuesday night are overwhelming. Les troublantes liaisons entre Trump et Poutine. Dimanche, le candidat républicain a suggéré que les Etats-Unis acceptent l’annexion de la Crimée si cela pouvait conduite à de meilleures relations avec Moscou. Donald Trump, le pantin de Poutine. A madman has been given the keys to the surveillance state. White and wealthy voters gave victory to Donald Trump, exit polls show. Lettre à un ami américain qui a voté pour Donald Trump.
Cinq raisons pour lesquelles Trump va gagner. Trump will win the election and is more popular than Obama in 2008, AI system finds. Et si on arrêtait avec les bulles de filtre? – L'image sociale. Bulles de filtrage : il y a 58 millions d'électeurs pro-Trump et je n'en ai vu aucun - Tech. L’élection de Donald Trump, une «jacquerie» contemporaine.