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Trump Continues Obama’s Wars Against Democracy

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org U.S. President Trump’s bold support for the apartheid dictatorship of Israel against that theocratic-racist nation’s non-Jews, fits into a...

Worries as Trump DOT repeals Obama-era railway rules — RT US News

Published time: 8 Dec, 2017 20:00 Edited time: 9 Dec, 2017 15:04 Federal regulators announced they...

Why the Democrats Will Run Michelle Obama in 2020

Photo by Martin Gooden | CC BY 2.0 The path forward for the Democrats is clear. They need to accept responsibility for their humiliating defeat...

Janet Yellen and Barack Obama’s Economy Is Looking Good

Janet Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. (Photo: Brookings Institution)   As Congress debates plans to give even more money...

Trump appointee clashes with Obama holdover at consumer watchdog — RT US News

A federal body established to protect consumers from predatory financial institutions is facing a leadership crisis...

Malia Obama’s new boyfriend is a British public school toff — RT UK News

Published time: 23 Nov, 2017 10:01 Edited time: 24 Nov, 2017 08:03 The mystery man...

Aspiring Obama assassin found by FBI thanks to cat hair & cigarettes — RT...

Published time: 25 Nov, 2017 16:56 A woman who posted an improvised explosive device (IED) to...

The Ongoing Agony of the Obama-Trump War on the People of Yemen!

We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for the victims of our nation. — Martin Luther King, “Beyond Vietnam” Yemen, the poorest...

Trump pardons 2 Thanksgiving turkeys, jokes about killing Obama’s selections — RT US News

Published time: 22 Nov, 2017 00:08 President Donald Trump has pardoned two Thanksgiving turkeys while joking...

Trump Continues Obama’s Support of Nazism

Eric Zuesse On November 16th, U.S. President Donald Trump, acting through an agent of his agent U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, voted at the U.N. against...
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Video: Anti-Islam agenda promoted from the top in US – former unofficial adviser to...

The heated language of Trump's presidential campaign is affecting American Muslims, who find themselves increasingly on the receiving end of hate crimes. Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Clinton, Obama tried to get along with Russia, but there was no chemistry’...

Trump spoke about Russia & North Korea during a joint news conference with Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to ... Via...

Obama & Clinton tried and failed to make friends with Putin, Trump says —...

Donald Trump has branded the ‘Russian election meddling’ rhetoric a “Democratic hit job,” saying, that both...
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Video: Republicans Dealt Another Embarrassing Defeat in Obamacare Repeal

Dentist and activist Dr. Javad Aghaloo says the best way to fix Obamacare is by adopting a single-payer, universal healthcare system Visit ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Support the deal agreed with Obama’: Putin arrives in Iran for talks as...

President Putin has arrived in Tehran for talks with his Iranian and Azerbaijani counterparts. The meeting comes at a time of heightened tension around...

Obama’s Campaign Paid $972,000 to Law Firm that Secretly Paid Fusion GPS in 2016

Since April of 2016, Obama's campaign organization has paid nearly a million dollars to the law firm that funneled money to Fusion...

FBI Informant Can Connect Obama

By Alex Christoforou The Duran October 27, 2017 No wonder the Loretta Lynch DOJ locked the FBI informant into an NDA, threatening prosecution should this person...
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Video: Keiser Report: ‘Luxury-priced’ Obamacare policy (E1139)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss their 'luxury-priced' Obamacare ... Via Youtube

Killing For Peace? More Civilian Deaths Now Than Under Obama – Antiwar.com Blog

Now that ISIS is all but defeated in Syria, with ISIS control of Raqqa having been ended just last week,...

What If Trump Wins on Obamacare and Taxes? | By

Until lately, Democrats have been comforting themselves over Trump’s nearly unbroken string of legislative losses. Despite a Republican majority in both houses of Congress,...

Trump Announces End of Obamacare

Oct 16, 2017 By Reinhard Wolff | redice.tv After many failed attempts to repeal Obamacare, Trump has opted for a new...

Trump ends Obamacare subsidies that ‘cannot lawfully’ be paid — RT America

Published time: 13 Oct, 2017 03:20 Edited time: 13 Oct, 2017 08:27 Cost-sharing reduction payments to...

Obama ‘mocked Britain in secret, thought special relationship was a joke’ — RT UK

Published time: 10 Oct, 2017 10:12 Edited time: 11 Oct, 2017 07:43 Former US President...
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Video: Split Up: British-American relationship seen as ‘joke’ by Obama

The US-UK relationship has always been branded as 'special'. American and British leaders have made sure to stress how important and strong it was. Via...
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Video: Is Trump Slashing Healthcare Subsidies for the Poor to Decimate Obamacare & Cut...

https://democracynow.org - As President Trump moves to dismantle the Affordable Care Act in an executive order, and the White House announces it will stop...

Visitor Records: Harvey Weinstein Visited Obama White House 13 Times

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein had a close relationship with President Barack Obama, visiting the White House complex on 13 occasions during the Obama presidency,...

Bush, Obama to campaign in Virginia gubernatorial race – media

The last two presidents will campaign on behalf of their respective party nominees in Virginia’s gubernatorial...

The Dangerous Hypocrisy of Celebrating Obama While Criminalizing Manning

Last month, two well-known Americans — former president Barack Obama, and whistleblower Chelsea Manning — were supposed to visit Canada. But while Obama was...
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Video: Trump escalating Hillary-Obama era strategy of hostility against Russia – Dan Glazebrook

Moscow has not ruled out retaliatory measures if Washington continues its crackdown on Russian media outlets in the US, the Kremlin said. It added...

2016 US presidential election wasn’t hacked, says Obama's DHS chief

The head of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) during last year’s presidential election has told...

Deportations Higher Under Obama Than Trump

Sep 29, 2017 By Reinhard Wolff | redice.tv Despite making many promises during his campaign to solve the illegal immigration problem,...

‘Smiley-faced’ spiders named after Bernie Sanders & the Obamas (PHOTOS)

Bernie Sanders and Barack Obama are among a select few political and environmental figures to have...

WaPo forced to retract claim that Obama told Zuckerberg to tackle alleged Russian meddling

Published time: 27 Sep, 2017 16:13 The Washington Post has been forced to remove Russia from...

Obamacare Website to Be Shut Down for Portion of Most Weekends During Open Enrollment

People wait in line to see an agent from Sunshine Life and Health Advisors as the Affordable Care Act website is reading, "HealthCare.gov has...
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Video: Lavrov: Russia-US ‘low point’ relations is legacy of Obama era

Moscow wants to put an end to mutual hostility with Washington, although it was not the one to start the confrontation, Russian Foreign Minister...

How the Latest Effort to Repeal Obamacare Would Affect Millions

At the end of July, the nation held its collective breath as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) looked poised to achieve his most...

GOP Two Votes Away from Replacing Obamacare with State Block Grants

Senate Republicans pushing to replace Obamacare with state block grants are making real noise before their window to act closes, insisting they...
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Video: Court Orders Trump’s EPA to Enforce Obama Admin. Methane Rules

The NRDC's David Doniger says the court ruling is a setback for EPA head Scott Pruitt's efforts to deregulate the fossil fuel industry Visit...

DeVos Will Roll Back Obama-Era Protections for Victims of Campus Sexual Assault

In a speech at George Mason University, one of the few universities where she can speak without student protests, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos...

'This Is About Basic Decency': Obama Denounces Trump as DACA Decision Sparks Nationwide Protest

As former President Barack Obama slammed President Donald Trump's decision to end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program on Tuesday, thousands...

Trump’s Fascism versus Obama’s Fascism

Eric Zuesse, as originally posted at The Saker Barack Obama was the only U.S. President who at the United Nations defended nazism — racist fascism...

Charlottesville: Outrage, Hypocrisy & Obama’s Betrayal

Photo by Maureen | CC BY 2.0 It is simply untrue to claim that the United States has a problem with white supremacy. It is...
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Video: “We Were 8 Years in Power”: Ta-Nehisi Coates on Obama, Trump & White...

https://democracynow.org - After the white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, which killed one person and injured dozens more, ... Via Youtube

Obama sets ‘likes’ record on Twitter over Charlottesville violence

Former US President Barack Obama’s anti-racism tweet has gained a record number of likes and an...

How Obama, Trump Had Their Wings Clipped

Presidents Obama and Trump contrast sharply on foreign policy, but share a common denominator: they faced resistance to smoothing relations...

To Combat Trump's Attacks on Democracy, We Must Understand Precedents Set by Obama

President Barack Obama speaks at Prince George's Community College on March 15th, 2012. (Photo: Daniel Borman / Flickr) Seven months into the Trump presidency, many...

US can 'tolerate' nuclear North Korea, says Obama adviser blasting Trump

Susan Rice, former US ambassador to the UN and national security adviser to Barack Obama, has...

Formerly Jailed CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou: Jeff Sessions Is Extending Obama's War on Leaks

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced that the FBI has formed a new team focused on investigating potential leaks to the press. During a press conference...

McMaster Worked at Think Tank Backed by Soros-Funded Group that Helped Obama Sell Iran...

White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster served at a UK-based think tank financed by a controversial, George Soros-funded group identified by...
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Video: Formerly Jailed CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou: Jeff Sessions Is Extending Obama’s War on...

https://democracynow.org - Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced that the FBI has formed a new team focused on investigating potential leaks to the ... Via...
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Video: Trump security adviser under fire for clearing top Obama aide

The latest major reshuffle among Donald Trump's top team has seen a series of sackings among his national security aides. But even the man...

Globalist McMaster Purges Trump Loyalists, Protects Obamaites

President Donald Trump's controversial National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster (shown), a Bilderberg attendee and a member of the globalist swamp known as the Council on...
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Video: Trump Can’t Vote Down Obamacare, So He’s Strangling It Instead

Republican governors aren't 'letting Obamacare fail'--they're actively sabotaging it, says Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Visit ... Via Youtube

15mn Americans would opt out of Obamacare if they could – CBO

By next year, 15 million people would opt out of the Affordable Care Act, widely known...

How Obama Fell into the Syrian Trap

President Trump reportedly has pulled the plug on the CIA’s ill-fated covert arming of Syrian rebels, causing consternation among the...

How CIA and Allies Trapped Obama in the Syrian Arms Debacle

Last week a Trump administration official decided to inform the news media that the CIA program to arm and train anti-Assad Syrian forces had...
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Video: “Far from Over”: Senate Narrowly Defeats Obamacare Repeal, But More Attacks on Healthcare...

https://democracynow.org - In an stinging defeat for the Republican Party and President Trump, the Senate voted by a slim margin—49 to 51—against the repeal...

Trump: 'Let Obamacare implode'

House Republicans call for 2nd counsel to probe Obama officials, Clinton

US House Judiciary Committee Republicans have called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to set up a...

US Senate attempt to repeal Obamacare fails, representing blow to President Trump

Published time: 28 Jul, 2017 05:37 Edited time: 28 Jul, 2017 07:28 The US Senate has...

GOP splits further as 'skinny' Obamacare repeal may get rewritten in conference

Four Republican senators are threatening an 11th hour vote on the Health Care Freedom Act, or...

Obama Economic Recovery Was America’s Weakest

Eric Zuesse The following graph of “Non-farm Payroll Jobs in United States" shows America’s economic recoveries from recession, in numbers of jobs, and indicates very...
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Video: Sen. McConnell Plans Vote on Repealing Obamacare Despite Lacking Enough Support from GOP...

https://democracynow.org - Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced the Senate will vote next week on whether to repeal the Affordable ... Via Youtube

Sen. McConnell Plans Vote on Repealing Obamacare Despite Lacking Enough Support From GOP Senators

Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced the Senate will vote next week on whether to repeal the Affordable Care Act without a replacement...

Trump admin used public Obamacare funds to undermine health law ‒ report

As President Donald Trump’s administration tries to ‘repeal and replace’ Obamacare, they have reportedly been accessing...
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Video: ‘Trump admin plays Phase 2 of Obama’s engagement policy on Iran’ – Politics...

A new round of sanctions has been imposed on Iran by the United States. The U.S. State Department now claims Tehran is a threat...

Obama’s AWOL Anti-War Protesters

Photo by Debra Sweet | CC BY 2.0 Barack Obama campaigned for the presidency in 2008 as a peace candidate. He signaled that he would...

It takes two: Senate plans to separate Obamacare repeal bill from replacement

Published time: 18 Jul, 2017 03:11 Edited time: 18 Jul, 2017 08:58 Senate Majority Leader Mitch...

Senate GOP releases new Obamacare repeal-and-replace plan

Published time: 13 Jul, 2017 16:14 Edited time: 13 Jul, 2017 16:35 The discussion draft of...
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Video: Trump: Obama knew about election meddling back in early August and did nothing,...

RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook ... Via Youtube

GOP ponders shoring up Obamacare as repeal falters & lawmakers buy insurance stock

The Senate majority leader has admitted that the GOP may have to work with Democrats to...

Obama’s Dual Citizenship

Jus sanguinis (Latin: right of blood) is a principle of nationality law by which citizenship is not determined by place of birth but by having...

Federal appeals court blocks Trump’s attempt to rollback Obama-era methane rules

Published time: 4 Jul, 2017 04:23 The Environmental Protection Agency’s 90-day suspension of new emission standards...

Did Obamacare Save Lives?

One of the popular objections to the GOP proposals to reform health insurance markets is that the Affordable Care Act (aka “ObamaCare”) saved thousands...
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Video: Historian: Republican Push to Replace Obamacare Reflects Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America

https://democracynow.org - As Republicans attempt to revive a bill to overturn Obamacare, we look at the radical right's attempt to reshape the role of...
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Video: Part 2: Lee Fang on Koch Brothers’ Demand For Obamacare Repeal & Lobbyists...

https://democracynow.org - In Part 2 of our interview with Lee Fang, investigative journalist at The Intercept covering the intersection of money and politics, ... Via...

EPA to repeal Obama-era clean water regulation Trump called ‘one of the worst’

President Donald Trump’s administration has announced plans to scrap regulation, that protects waterways that provide one-third...

Senate won’t vote on Obamacare repeal bill this week, GOP senators say

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) will delay a vote on repealing and replacing Obamacare until...

Obamacare repeal bill would leave 22mn more uninsured: Report

US Senate Republicans are making a last-minute push for a healthcare bill that could leave millions of Americans uninsured over a decade. Read more

Trump Has Now Committed Himself to Reversing Obama’s Syria-Policy

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Right after the U.S. government shot down a Syrian government plane in Syria, the Russian government broke off the...

22mn Americans to lose health insurance under Senate Obamacare repeal bill ‒ CBO

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) assessed the Republican-proposed healthcare bill facing the US Senate will cost...

Trump Has Been Continuing Obama’s Syria-Policy

Eric Zuesse U.S. President Donald Trump, who during the election-campaign ferociously condemned Barack Obama’s foreign policies, while asserting nothing concrete of his own, has, as...

Trump lashes out at Obama for not ‘doing something about’ alleged Russian election interference

Published time: 25 Jun, 2017 17:29 Edited time: 25 Jun, 2017 17:33 US President Donald Trump...

Obama returning to campaign trail

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Video: GOP Attack on Obamacare Won’t Slow Calls for Dems to Back Single-Payer

Carol Paris, president of Physicians for a National Health Program, says the Republican vote to repeal Obamacare won't deter the movement pressuring ... Via Youtube

Senate Republicans release draft of Obamacare overhaul

Published time: 22 Jun, 2017 14:43 Edited time: 22 Jun, 2017 15:26 Senate Republicans released their...

Trump on Cuba: If Obama Did It, It’s Bad

There’s a lot to say about Trump reversing some of the Obama administration’s policies on Cuba. The White House recently announced it was banning...

#HoldTheFloor: Democrats grind Senate to halt in Obamacare repeal bill protest

For hours, Democrats have taken over control of the Senate floor to draw attention to the...

Trump Takes Aim at Obama's Détente With Cuba

President Donald Trump speaks about US-Cuba relations at the Manuel Artime Theater in Miami, June 16, 2017. Trump announced Friday that he was reversing...

Trump to roll back parts of Obama’s landmark Cuba policy

US President Donald Trump is expected to reverse parts of the landmark reengagement with Cuba, championed...

Media Help Republicans Gut Obamacare Behind Closed Doors

“We’re not stupid,” a Senate aide told Axios‘ Caitlin Owens (6/12/17) to explain why the GOP would not release a draft healthcare bill. Senate Republicans...

Obamacare repeal bill set for simple-majority Senate passage, but GOP not unified

Published time: 8 Jun, 2017 00:15 Legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare complies with Senate rules,...

Trump: Surveillance & unmasking under Obama administration is ‘big story’

Published time: 1 Jun, 2017 16:10 Edited time: 2 Jun, 2017 18:04 Donald Trump says the...

Obama: a Hollow Man Filled With Ruling Class Ideas

Photo by www.GlynLowe.com | CC BY 2.0 A “Hollow” Man Who Was “Unwilling to Fight the Good Fight” What on Earth motivated the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian...
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Video: Trumbama: Is Trump morphing into Obama in terms of foreign policy?

Is Trump well on his way turning into Obama in terms of foreign policy? Miguel Francis Santiago has more. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to...
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Video: Republican Healthcare Plan: Skimpier, Meaner Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act has become the symbol of a health care status quo that long pre-dated it, but the Democrats refusal to acknowledge...

23mn Americans to lose health insurance by 2026 under GOP repeal of Obamacare –...

Published time: 24 May, 2017 22:00 Edited time: 25 May, 2017 12:39 The nonpartisan Congressional Budget...
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Video: Obama Calls for Investigation into Russian Hacking, Still No Evidence Made Public

Former FBI agent and whistleblower Coleen Rowley says accuracy in the report must be put above all us because the results could have grave...
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Video: Obama’s Economic Legacy: Recovery for the Architects of Financial Crisis (2/2)

Underpinning people's rage towards the establishment is the sense that modern capitalism is no longer working, says economist Richard Wolff Help support The ... Via...

Many More People Will Die If Republicans Are Successful in Dismantling Obamacare

Janine Jackson: The US healthcare conversation has come to an odd pass. We have an elected representative who maintains that, because you can go...

Obama’s deportations broke up US families, expelled people with no criminal record – HRW

Contrary to US Barack President Obama’s statements on immigration policy, his administration mass-deported people with no...

Michelle Obama Offers Great Question To Ask Trump: 'What Is Wrong With You?'

With her focus on nutritious foods and making sure access to them was expanded to all children in the nation during her time in...

Black People and Obama’s Legacy

Barack Obama’s ascendancy to the presidency was a curse on black America’s political heritage.— Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report It is no secret that the...

Mining in Alaska may return as EPA scraps Obama-era regulations

A company with a mining operation in Alaska has reached a settlement with the EPA, reversing...

The Latest Regime Bio of Obama

“Dreams from My Father was not a memoir or an autobiography;” writes Pulitzer Prize-winner David Garrow, “it was instead, in multitudinous ways, without any...

Obama-era methane waste rule stays despite US Senate vote

A US Senate resolution that would have revoked an Obama-era waste rule over methane venting and...

List of Obamacare Taxes Repealed

House Passes Obamacare Repeal

House narrowly passes Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill

Published time: 4 May, 2017 18:22 Edited time: 4 May, 2017 18:38 House Republicans squeaked by...

Obama changed Washington more than Trump: Poll

A new poll in America shows that people had been more optimistic about change at the end of Barack Obama's first 100 days rather...

Trump's USDA Rolls Back School Lunch Guidelines Championed by Michelle Obama

In one of his first orders of business, President Donald Trump's newly confirmed Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue took steps to weaken school lunch standards...

How Obama and Erdogan Moved ISIS from Iraq to Syria, to Weaken Assad

Eric Zuesse Chris Tomson of Al Masdar News headlined on Monday May 1st, “Syrian Army tank takes direct hit from ISIS guided missile in Deir...

Obama secures $800,000 for two speaking engagements

Former President Barack Obama has secured another $400,000 fee as he was interviewed for 90 minutes...

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to Washington to develop ‘warm’ post-Obama relations

Published time: 30 Apr, 2017 04:54Edited time: 30 Apr, 2017 04:55 The US president has invited his...

Trump team did no additional vetting of Flynn beyond Obama security clearance

The White House has admitted that no other vetting was needed for former national security adviser...
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Video: Chomsky: Like Obama, Trump Is Radically Increasing the Danger of Nuclear War

http://democracynow.org - On Monday night, Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman spoke to world-renowned linguist and dissident Noam Chomsky at the First ... Via Youtube

Trump administration, Congress reach deals on Obamacare sticking points

The Trump administration has reached deals with a range of disparate factions in Congress to both...
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Video: Will President Obama Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier Before He Leaves Office?

TRNN Executive Producer Eddie Conway examines the political motivations behind mass imprisonment in the US and why so many people incarcerated can be ... Via...

Twice the price of Clinton: Obama to net $400K for Wall street speech

Former President Obama is set to net $400,000 for speaking at a Wall Street health care...

It’s Impossible to Support Single-Payer and Defend Obama-care

It’s impossible to promote single payer and defend Obamacare at the same time. It’s impossible to have a credible unity tour between Bernie Sanders and...

Turncoat Trump Endorses Obama Policy on “Dreamers”

U.S. President Donald Trump has done yet another 180-degree policy U-Turn and has announced that underage illegal invaders will be allowed to...

Obamacare Is Actually Working

Question: What do you get when you mix a barrel of fables, a sack of mendacity, and a gross of whoppers – topped with...

Obama/Trump: Contrasting Deceivers

On the surface, Donald Trump and Barack Obama may seem like polar opposites but they are alike in one fundamental...

How Trump and Obama are Exactly Alike

Photo by Pete Souza | CC BY 3.0 US   Not until faithfulness turns to betrayalAnd betrayal into trustCan any human being become part of the...
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Video: Jeff Sessions Pushes New War on Drugs While Killing Obama-Era Police Reform Measures

http://democracynow.org - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is attempting to shake up policing in the country by limiting federal oversight of police departments with ... Via...

The Return of the Dangerous ‘Obama Did Nothing’ Narrative on Syria

One of great ironies of our oversaturated media environment is that, often, the biggest falsehoods and most transparent acts of political theater enjoy the...

‘Don’t attack Syria’ Donald Trump’s old tweets to Obama

Published time: 7 Apr, 2017 07:49Edited time: 7 Apr, 2017 08:20 US President Donald Trump’s decision to...

The Obama Spyathon

The issue of federal government surveillance of Americans has largely occupied Washington politicians and the media since President Donald Trump first accused the administration...

Judicial Watch obtained 695 Pages of Obama IRS scandal Documents

The conservative think tank, Judicial Watch, has obtained and released nearly 700 pages of Obama IRS...

Just How Bad is ObamaCare?

by John V. Walsh / April 4th, 2017 Now that ObamaCare is “the law of the land” for the foreseeable future, as House Speaker Ryan...

Trump-Obama Continuity for Nukes

The Trump administration is continuing a boycott, started by its predecessors in the Obama administration, against U.N. talks aimed at banning nuclear weapons, as...

Medicaid Saved Obamacare, and Single-Payer Universal Health Insurance May Be Back on the Agenda...

A lot of the reporting on the GOP's attempted repeal of ObamaCare has focused on the Freedom Caucus, a group of libertarian-minded representatives for...

Trump Succumbs to Bush/Obama Perpetual War

President Trump is becoming the third post-9/11 president to prosecute bloody conflicts in the Mideast and impose mass surveillance at home, with no end...

Report: Obama Returning To Politics

Obama’s Bulwark against Torture: Will It Stop Trump?

Just after President Trump’s Inauguration, a draft of an executive order was leaked which indicated his intent to seek a formal review on whether...

Bannon-Style "Administrative Deconstruction" of Obamacare Is Coming

Adviser Steve Bannon looks on as President Donald Trump speaks at a working lunch to discuss the federal budget, at the White House in...

Red states eye Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion after GOP bill failure

With the failure of the House Republicans' attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, several GOP-led states...
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Video: After Republican Infighting Dooms GOP Healthcare Plan, Trump Vows to Let Obamacare “Explode”

http://democracynow.org - Under President Obama, House Republicans voted more than 50 times to repeal or rewrite the Affordable Care Act. But on Friday, the...

‘Obamacare will explode’ warns Trump after Republicans pull healthcare bill

Published time: 25 Mar, 2017 17:10 US President Donald Trump is recruiting the entire population of the...
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Video: Trump is Obama’s Legacy

Paul Street tells Paul Jay that in the first two years of Obama's first term when the Democrats controlled both houses, the president "stood...

Trump is Obama’s Legacy: Will this Break up the Democratic Party?

Photo by www.GlynLowe.com | CC BY 2.0 Nobody yet can tell whether Donald Trump is an agent of change with a specific policy in mind,...

The Obama Plot

Devin Nunes just set the cat down among the pigeons. Two days after FBI Director James Comey assured us there was no truth to President...

Trump Transition Team Was Under Surveillance by Obama Administration

This is an interesting development. Members of the Donald Trump transition team, possibly including Trump himself, were under surveillance during the Obama administration following...
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Video: Obama used NSA & FBI to spy on Trump – veteran CIA officer

The mighty CIA has fallen victim to a major breach, with WikiLeaks revealing the true scope of the Agency's ability for cyber-espionage. Its tools...
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Video: FBI Head: Trump Campaign Under Investigation for Ties to Russia; No Evidence Obama...

http://democracynow.org - FBI Director James Comey has confirmed the FBI is investigating whether President Trump's campaign collaborated with Russia to ... Via Youtube

Trump holds Kentucky rally amid push of Obamacare replacement, travel ban

Published time: 20 Mar, 2017 23:40Edited time: 20 Mar, 2017 23:56 Thousands gathered in Louisville, Kentucky, to...

The Trump/Obama ‘Leak War’

“Leaks” can be whistleblowers exposing government wrongdoing, but many actually are government agencies manipulating the public or punishing enemies, as...

‘Misguided’ Obama counter-extremism program ‘almost exclusively’ targeted Muslims – report

A program introduced by the Obama administration to deal with radicalization “almost exclusively” targeted Muslims, a...

FOIA fail: 'Most transparent ever' Obama administration spent $36mn to hide records in 2016

Published time: 14 Mar, 2017 21:13Edited time: 15 Mar, 2017 09:33 The Obama administration granted less than...

Judge Napolitano: How Obama Spied on Trump

By Thomas Lifson American Thinker March 14, 2017 In a startling segment on the Fox News program The First 100 Days, Judge Andrew Napolitano told viewers that...

The Time for Single Payer Has Come (So Why is Bernie Sanders Still Hawking...

It’s not a question of whether. It’s a question of when. With the accelerating collapse of Obamneycare, it’s only a matter of time. Single payer is on...

14mn Americans to lose health coverage next year under GOP Obamacare replacement – CBO

The Congressional Budget Office has some bad news for Republicans pushing repeal of Obamacare. While health...

Trump pitches Obamacare repeal in White House ‘listening session’

President Donald Trump made his pitch for repealing his predecessor’s healthcare law by bringing a number...

Obama’s half-brother trolls Barack again, reveals former president's 'birth cert’

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 17:32Edited time: 11 Mar, 2017 13:16 Barack Obama’s estranged half-brother Malik has...

Valerie & Obama Even Live Together

The hot topic in Washington is that Jarrett has been behind the attempt to (1) investigate Trump under the pretense of National Security and (2)...

Trump administration orders resignation of remaining Obama-era US attorneys

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 22:10Edited time: 11 Mar, 2017 12:38 All 46 US prosecutors leftover from...

‘Bomb the Sh*t Out of Them!’ – Trump Drones Yemen More in One Week...

Undeterred by the disastrous commando raid on Yemen in the first days of his Administration, where plenty of civilians were killed but the target...

Jeff Sessions open to investigating Obama’s DOJ

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 04:08 US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is not ruling out an independent...

Rand Paul leads charge against GOP ‘Obamacare-lite’ plan, files repeal-only bill

Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky is one of several Republicans who have vowed to vote against...

2 US senators ask DOJ for evidence of Obama wiretap on Trump

President Donald Trump’s accusation that former President Barack Obama ordered a wiretap on Trump Tower during...

House Republicans Unveil Bill to Repeal Obamacare

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled long-awaited legislation on Monday to repeal much of the Obamacare healthcare law, including its...

Welcome Back, Obama

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Video: CrossTalk: Trump vs. Obama

Now for the pushback. The Deep State's war on Donald Trump enters new territory and this time the focus is on what the Obama...

The GOP Fix for Obamacare: Rich Get Tax Breaks While Millions of Others Lose...

House Republicans have unveiled long-awaited legislation to repeal much of the Affordable Care Act -- also known as Obamacare -- including its expansion of...
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Video: The GOP Fix for Obamacare: Rich Get Tax Breaks While Millions of Others...

http://democracynow.org - House Republicans have unveiled long-awaited legislation to repeal much of the Affordable Care Act—also known as ... Via Youtube

Judicial Watch: Only Crimes in Russia Scandal Are from ‘Obama Gang’

Government transparency activist group Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the...

‘Unprecedented freedom’: Republicans present Obamacare replacement

The GOP-proposed American Health Care Act would return power to the states and offer greater choice,...

Trump Tapped? President Accuses Obama Of Spying On His Campaign: Ron Paul’s Take

Over the weekend, President Trump Tweeted the he had just learned that former President Obama had wiretapped the campaign headquarters at Trump Towers. The...
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Video: Tapping Trump: White House asks US Congress to investigate power abuse by Obama

The White House has called on the US Congress to investigate whether the Obama administration wiretapped President Trump before the election. Former ... Via Youtube

Trump asks Congress to establish whether Obama administration abused investigative powers in 2016

Published time: 5 Mar, 2017 14:08Edited time: 5 Mar, 2017 15:50 The White House has asked the...
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Video: ‘This is McCarthyism!’ Trump claims Obama wiretapped him before election

US President Donald Trump has accused his predecessor Barack Obama of “wire tapping” Trump Tower just before his election win in November, according to...

With No Evidence, Trump Accuses Obama of Wiretapping Trump Tower

President Donald Trump on Saturday morning accused former President Barack Obama of wiretapping phones in New York City's Trump Tower before the November election. In...

‘Simply false’: Obama denies Trump allegations of WH wire tapping at Trump Tower

Published time: 4 Mar, 2017 19:01 A spokesman for former President Barack Obama has denied claims made...

‘This is McCarthyism!’ Trump accuses Obama of wire tapping Trump Tower before election win

Published time: 4 Mar, 2017 11:51Edited time: 4 Mar, 2017 15:38 US President Donald Trump has accused...

Barack Obama Advisor Valerie Jarret Moves into His New DC Home to Help Plan...

Barack Obama is turning his new home in the posh Kalorama section of the nation's capital - just two miles away from...
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Video: Disabled Cancer Survivor Ola Ojewumi: I am Terrified by Trump’s Push to End...

http://democracynow.org - During his speech before Congress on Tuesday night, Donald Trump called on Congress to address the "imploding Obamacare ... Via Youtube
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Video: Yes we can? Petition launched for Obama 2017 French presidential campaign

There's less than two months to go now till the French presidential elections and the list of candidates has already been drawn up. However,...

Obama’s labor secretary edges out Sanders-backed candidate for DNC chair

Democrats have voted for former US Labor Secretary Tom Perez to navigate the party out of...

DNC votes to roll back Obama ban against corporate lobby donations

Published time: 25 Feb, 2017 20:17 The Democratic National Committee has enraged social media users following a...

Did Obama Pave the Way for More Torture?

If we do not act we shall surely be dragged down the long, dark and shameful corridors of time reserved for those who possess...
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Video: Little-Known Gov. Bank Gave $34 Billion to Overseas Fossil Fuel Projects Under Obama’s...

Boeing, General Electric, and Exxon Mobil among the beneficiaries, says researcher Susanne Rust Help support The Real News by making a donation today: ... Via...
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Video: Trump policy on Syria: ‘More realism as opposed to Obama’s fantasy tour’

The Pentagon is deploying hundreds of US military advisers 'closer and deeper into the Iraqi formation' in the campaign against the Islamic State, as...
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Video: Advocate: Trump’s Deportations are Possible Because Obama & Congress Failed to Protect Immigrants

http://democracynow.org - The White House is moving to greatly expand the Department of Homeland Security's authority to deport millions of undocumented ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘CIA leaks like a sieve, Obama’s holdovers should be probed’ – frmr Trump...

Rumors of the US President's ties to the Kremlin are based on nothing but loosely interpreted illegal leaks from rogue intelligence agents, former Trump...

Fmr Obama aide fined $90k over unethical lobbying for Uber

A former Barack Obama campaign manager turned Uber executive was fined $90,000 by the Chicago Board...

Trump signs repeal of Obama-era coal mining rule

President Donald Trump has signed his second repeal of Obama-era regulation, this time concerning coal mining. ...

IRS won’t care what your tax return says about Obamacare mandate

The IRS will no longer reject tax filings of those who do not have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in direct...

Obama Expanded NSA Powers Just Before Leaving Office

This story, from the Jan. 12, 2017, edition of the New York Times, was little-remarked upon at the time, but suddenly has taken...

Former Obama State Dept Official Explains Why They Never Said ‘Radical Islam’

A former Department of State official confessed Monday that the reason no one in the Obama administration referred to certain acts of...
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Video: Merkel against Trump because she’s spearhead of Obama’s confrontation policy – OSCE Assembly...

Chancellor Angela Merkel has been dominating the German – and European – political landscape for over a decade. But after years of economic and...

Welcome to Trumpland: Obama’s Legacy

A new gang is in power in Washington. No one quite knows how or why, but the old gang is fighting back with all...
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Video: ICE Raids Speed into Overdrive: Advocates Say Obama’s Deportations Reaching “100 MPH” Under...

http://democracynow.org - We are joined from Phoenix by Aarón Rayos, the husband of a mother of two U.S.-born children who is at the center...

The GOP Plan to Prevent a Repeat of Obama's Climate Action

Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, attracted some attention last week for his opposition to a Supreme Court precedent that undergirds many of the regulations...

Drug Dealer Whose Life Sentence Was Commuted by Obama Is Caught Trafficking Cocaine

A Texas felon who was pardoned by Obama is back behind bars after he was caught 'fleeing police with two pounds of...

Recidivist drug dealer faces jail again after Obama commuted his last sentence

Published time: 7 Feb, 2017 03:34Edited time: 7 Feb, 2017 03:34 After spending 15 years in prison...

Ron Paul on Business As Usual – Is Trump’s Foreign Policy Just More Bush...

The last two weeks have been quite a disappointment for those who expected President Trump to make a clear break...

Trump train or ‘Thanks, Obama’? Both parties claim credit for January job gains

The US economy showed a dramatic upturn in January with 227,000 new jobs and a surge...

Steep decline in Obamacare sign-ups under Trump after ad takedown, executive order

Half a million fewer Americans have enrolled in Obamacare through healthcare.gov since US President Donald Trump...

Trump: ‘Iran is playing with fire, I won't be as kind as Obama’

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How We the People Were Screwed by Obama’s Bogus “Recovery”

It’s amazing how Obama was able to dupe the American people into believing that the weakest expansion in the postwar era, was an “economic...
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Video: Keiser Report: Post-Obama Era (E1027)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report Max and Stacy discuss financialization of rents getting ... Via Youtube
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Video: “Stolen Seat”: A Look Back on How Republicans Blocked Obama’s Supreme Court Nominee

http://democracynow.org - President Trump was only able to nominate Judge Neil Gorsuch to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia because the ... Via Youtube

Trump Proves He does not Differ from the Bush-Obama War on Muslims

Former Ronald Reagan administration official Paul Craig Roberts continues to take aim at the Left. Why this time? Apparently Roberts supports Trump’s ban on...

Side-By-Side: Obama's 2008 Speech on Race vs. Trump's 2017 Black History Month Remarks

We the people, in order to form a more perfect union... Two hundred and twenty-one years ago, in a hall that still stands across the...
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Video: ‘Post-truth Age’: Anger at Trump’s ‘Muslim ban’, but not for Obama’s similar moves

Police in the US have used tear gas to disperse protesters in Ohio as demonstrations against Donald Trump's immigration ban continue across the country. Via...

Trump’s “Muslim Ban” First Ordered by Obama

Anti-Trump protestors have egg on their faces after it emerged that the list of Muslim countries whose citizens have been barred by...

Beyond Romanticization: Reflections on Obama in the Age of Trump

We can recognize the good in Obama's presidency, while still understanding that, regardless of his identity, Obama is still a neoliberal politician functioning in...
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Video: Trump’s Executive Actions Reverse Obama Policies on Torture, Healthcare & Guantánamo Bay

http://democracynow.org - Today President Trump is flying to Philadelphia, where congressional Republicans are on retreat. He's going in an effort to win more ... Via...
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Video: Shailene Woodley on Malia Obama’s Presence at Sundance Standing Rock Solidarity Event Against...

http://democracynow.org - The Sundance Film Festival has been abuzz this year with sightings of former first daughter Malia Obama. We speak to actress ... Via...

Trump admin stalls Obama’s last-moment $221mn handout to Palestine – report

Washington has reportedly frozen the transfer of the multimillion aid bound for West Bank and Gaza,...

Obama Bequeaths a More Dangerous World

Special Report: President Obama may have entered the White House with a desire to rein in America’s global war-making but he succumbed to neocon...

Obama’s Political Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: Chelsea Manning as Bait

The malady, common among political leaders who commit heartless crimes while craving popular adulation as heroes and misunderstood saints, is ‘Political Munchausen Syndrome by...

In final presidential hours, Obama quietly gave Palestinian Authority $221mn in aid – report

Just before leaving office, President Barack Obama reportedly authorized the discreet transfer of more than $227...

A Balanced Assessment of Obama

Much commentary on Barack Obama’s presidency has focused on the shortcomings and missed opportunities, but it must be recalled how...

Trump claims cabinet has ‘highest IQ’ with education levels lower than Obama’s

President-elect Donald Trump attended a luncheon with leaders of Congress and several of his administration picks,...

Obama Slaps Hillary

President Barack Obama’s last press conference was a success, but only if you consider journalistic incompetence worthy of praise. During the one-hour affair, Obama answered...
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Video: ‘Repeal and replace’: Donald Trump signs order to ‘ease burden of Obamacare’

On Friday night, just after his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump signed the executive order as the new administration and Congress are working to ... Via...
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Video: CrossTalk: Obama’s Exit

After eight years of Barack Obama how has the world changed? For better or worse? Was his foreign policy a success? And as he...

Obama’s Evil and Idiotic

As Murray Rothbard often emphasized, the free market and a peaceful foreign policy are indispensable partners. We cannot maintain a free market if the...

With First Executive Order, Trump Strikes Blow to Obamacare

President Donald Trump's very first executive order was a move toward fulfilling his campaign promise to gut Obamacare. The executive order, signed hours after Trump's...

Trump Signs First Order on Obamacare

President Donald Trump directed government agencies on Friday to freeze regulations and take steps to weaken Obamacare, using his first hours in...
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Video: Blame Putin: Obama scapegoats Russian president for decline in relations

In his final news conference as President, Barack Obama's highlighted the worsening of Russia - U.S. relations - blaming the decline on Vladimir Putin. Via...

Obama Admits Gap in Russian ‘Hack’ Case

The hole in the U.S. intelligence community’s “high confidence” about Russia “hacking” Democratic emails has always been who gave the...

Trump signs order to 'ease burden of Obamacare' before it can be replaced

Published time: 21 Jan, 2017 00:30Edited time: 21 Jan, 2017 00:59 On his first day in the...
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Video: CrossTalk: Obama’s Exit

After eight years of Barack Obama how has the world changed? For better or worse? Was his foreign policy a success? And as he...
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Video: Wishful thinking: CNN dwells on possibility Obama official might take over if Trump...

The hatred shown towards Donald Trump has grown, amid much of the mainstream media's critical coverage against him. Most-recently - CNN's been reporting ... Via...

Why Did War Criminal Obama Grant Clemency to Manning?

The bona fide war criminal Barack Obama commuted the unjust prison sentence of political prisoner and courageous whistleblower Chelsea Manning (along with Oscar López...

The Bush-Obama Mafia

This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years....
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Video: Rashid Khalidi: Obama’s Condemnation of Israeli Occupation Doesn’t Match His Last 8 Years...

http://democracynow.org - During Wednesday's press conference, President Obama warned that the expansion of Israeli settlements was making a two-state ... Via Youtube

Obama Granted Clemency Unlike Any Other President In History

In one more end-of-presidency act of clemency aimed at prisoners serving long sentences for drug-related offenses, President Obama announced Thursday that he...

On Final Day of Obama Presidency, a Look at His Mixed Legacy and the...

Today marks President Obama's last full day in office. On Friday at noon, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts will swear in Donald Trump...
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Video: On Final Day of Obama Presidency, a Look at His Mixed Legacy &...

http://democracynow.org - Today marks President Obama's last full day in office. On Friday at noon, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts will swear in...

Before you go, Obama: 'Has any other Nobel Peace prize winner dropped 100k bombs?'...

Published time: 20 Jan, 2017 02:17Edited time: 20 Jan, 2017 02:18 President Barack Obama’s legacy is a...

Peace Out, Obama

In the final days of his presidency, Barack Obama deployed 3,500 US troops, 87 tanks and 144 Bradley fighting vehicles to Poland, and 330 Marines...

Right a Terrible Wrong: Why Obama Should Reverse Himself and Pardon Leonard Peltier

If, as reported in the Washington Post, President Obama decided to grant clemency to military whistleblower Chelsea Manning because he felt that the 35-year sentence...

Peace out, Obama

Obama’s Bombing Legacy

Exclusive: President Obama has joked he still doesn’t know why he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, but his record...
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Video: Chelsea Manning’s Attorneys: Obama’s Commutation Will Help “Save” Life of Jailed Army Whistleblower

http://democracynow.org - In one of his final acts in office, President Obama shortened the sentences of 209 prisoners and pardoned 64 individuals on Tuesday. Via...
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Video: Jeremy Scahill on Obama’s Commutation of Chelsea Manning & Continued Demonization of Edward...

http://democracynow.org - While President Obama has commuted the sentence of Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning, the administration has indicated it has ... Via Youtube
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Video: Oscar Lopez Rivera to Be Freed as Obama Commutes Sentence for Puerto Rican...

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, President Obama also commuted the sentence of longtime Puerto Rican independence activist Oscar López Rivera, who ... Via Youtube
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Video: Activists Call on Obama to Pardon Leonard Peltier, Warning He’ll Die in Prison...

http://democracynow.org - While President Obama shortened the sentences of Oscar López Rivera and Chelsea Manning and 207 other prisoners, Obama took ... Via Youtube

Celebrating Dr. King with the Departure of Barack Obama

With the establishment of the period when the nation would celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, no one could have anticipated...

Celebrating Dr. King with the Departure of Barack Obama

With the establishment of the period when the nation would celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, no one could have anticipated...

Chelsea Manning's Attorneys: Obama's Commutation Will Help Save Life of Jailed Army Whistleblower

In one of his final acts in office, President Obama shortened the sentences of 209 prisoners and pardoned 64 individuals on Tuesday. The list...

Obama Expands Surveillance Powers on His Way Out

From the Electronic Frontier Foundation: With mere days left before President-elect Donald Trump takes the White House, President Barack Obama’s administration just finalized rules to...

The long goodbye: As Trump inauguration approaches, Obama seeks to save legacy

With the clock running out on his presidency, Barack Obama is taking some last-minute steps to...

Supporters 'Ecstatic' After Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence

President Barack Obama has commuted noted whistleblower Chelsea Manning's prison sentence, and Manning will be released on May 17 of this year. While Manning was...