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Foreigners Can Tweet About U.S. Politics. They Just Can’t Buy Ads To Promote A Candidate.

WASHINGTON ― The 13 Russian nationals indicted by a federal grand jury Friday were not charged simply because they are foreigners suspected of interfering in a U.S. presidential campaign. They were charged because they, and the companies employing them, paid for propaganda to interfere in the election. It is not illegal for a foreign national to […]

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How Our Reality Show President Is Changing The Way Politics And Culture Mix

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump opened his first Cabinet meeting of 2018 by turning to the television cameras and telling reporters, “Welcome back to the studio.” He went on to remark that after the previous day’s nearly hourlong public meeting with congressional leaders, “my performance got good reviews.” (That “performance” got overshadowed later in the week, […]

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How Harvey Weinstein Used His Liberal Politics To Cover Up His History Of Sexual Abuse

Hollywood mega-producer Harvey Weinstein used his ties to high-profile Democratic politicians and support of liberal and progressive causes as a shield against scrutiny for his serial sexual predation, creating contradictory public and private images that allowed those around him to look the other way. A New York Times report published Tuesday night, as well as […]