Tag Archives: Donald Trump presidential campaign

22Feb/17

Amnesty slams Trump’s “poisonous” rhetoric

Amnesty International releases its annual report for 2016/2017, and says U.S. President Donald Trump’s “poisonous” rhetoric has created an increasingly divisive politics in 2016 that had made the world a “darker” place. Continue reading

16Feb/17

Trump says he is the ‘least racist person’

“Number one, I am the least anti-Semitic person that you’ve ever seen in your entire life. Number two, racism, the least racist person,” says U.S. President Donald Trump when questioned by reporters at the White House. Continue reading

16Feb/17

“A day without immigrants” wins support of celebrity chef and Trump adversary

Celebrity chef Jose Andres, currently locked in a legal battle with U.S. President Donald Trump, says he’s supporting immigrants protesting Trump’s tough stance on immigration by staying home from work or school. The protest aims to highlight the role immigrants play in the U.S. Continue reading

15Feb/17

Trump campaign aides spoke with Russian spies: reports

Top campaign aides to Donald Trump were in communication with Russian intelligence officials both before and during the U.S. presidential campaign, according to reports from the New York Times and CNN, citing current and former U.S. officials. Zachary Goelman reports Continue reading

14Feb/17

Trump national security adviser Flynn resigns in controversy over Russian contacts

President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigns in the midst of a raging controversy about his contacts with Russian officials before Trump took office, a White House official said. Continue reading

12Feb/17
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders

White House attacks court, Sanders calls Trump “delusional”

White House senior policy advisor Stephen Miller says the White House will pursue all available options regarding the immigration ban, while Senator Bernie Sanders sounds off on Trump as “delusional.”

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08Feb/17

White House defends Trump criticism of Nordstrom

The White House defended President Donald Trump’s criticism of the Nordstrom retail chain on Wednesday, saying the firm’s decision to drop his daughter Ivanka’s clothing line for the coming season was a politically motivated attack. Continue reading

06Feb/17

Kanye West appears to dump Trump with disappearing tweets

Kanye West, one of Donald Trump’s biggest celebrity supporters, appears to have deleted his tweets about his meeting last year with the then U.S. president-elect.

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06Feb/17

Big tech files opposition to Trump’s ban

Top technology giants, including Apple, Google, and Microsoft are banding together and have filed a legal brief opposing U.S. President Donald Trump’s immigration ban. Linda So reports. Continue reading