Harriet Sinclair

The Hypocrisy of White Evangelical Men Is on Display As Record Number Approve of Trump

White Evangelical Men Can't Get Enough Of Trump

A record number of white evangelical Christians say they support President Donald Trump. According to a poll from the Public Religion Research Institute released on Thursday, 75 percent on white evangelicals said they had a favourable view of the president and just 22 percent saying they had an unfavourable view. And white evangelical men are the…

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Donald Trump's Approval Rating Now Matches His All-Time Low

Trump's Approval Rating Now Matches His All-Time Low

President Donald Trump’s approval rating now matches its all-time low following several weeks of White House scandals and a mass shooting in Florida. Currently, just 35 percent of Americans approve of the president’s performance, according to a poll released by CNN on Sunday, in a low last seen in December that marked the worst approval rating since he took office, according to the poll.

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Texas School District Threatens to Suspend Students Protesting Gun Violence

A Texas school district has threatened to suspend any of its students who stage walk out or cause other disruption in order to protest gun laws following the mass shooting in Florida. Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people were killed in last week’s attack, have been vocal about…

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Trump's Spiritual Adviser: Send Me Your Salaries

Donald Trump’s spiritual adviser has suggested that people send her money in order to transform their lives, or face divine consequences. Paula White, who heads up the president’s evangelical advisory committee, suggested making a donation to her ministries to honor the religious principle of “first fruit,” which she said is the idea that all firsts belong…

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Unbelievable: Trump's 7 Banned Words

Donald Trump’s administration has reportedly banned the Center for Disease Control from using seven words and phrases, including “science-based” and “transgender,” in documents it is working on for next year's budget.

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Does Jared Kushner Read Anything At All?

Jared Kushner Doesn't Read, Former Employee Says

A former employee of Jared Kushner has claimed the senior adviser doesn’t read and calls his father “daddy.” Kyle Pope, who worked as an editor for the New York Observer while Kushner was publisher, has described his time working for Kushner in a tell-all article for the Columbia Journalism Review, where he is currently editor-in-chief and…

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Trump Just Delivered a Big Speech at a Hate Group Event

President Donald Trump will be the first sitting president to address the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit, which the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) described as a “rogues' gallery of the radical right.” Trump will be the keynote speaker at Friday's event, which will also be attended by his former strategist, Steve Bannon. Other speakers…

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Ivanka Trump's Tweet About an Undocumented Immigrant Has Come Back to Haunt Her

Ivanka Trump's Pro-Immigrant Tweet Before DACA Is Back

A tweet from Ivanka Trump praising the story of an undocumented immigrant is being widely shared on social media following her father’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The tweet from Ivanka, written in March 2015, was re-circulated on Tuesday following the announcement by Attorney General Jeff Sessions that the White House…

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Trump Still Hasn't Responded to Mexico's Offer of Help

President Donald Trump has not yet responded to Mexico’s offer of help to those in Texas suffering the effects of flooding following Hurricane Harvey. The U.S.’s southern neighbor has previously provided assistance during natural disasters, offering its support following Hurricane Katrina, which devastated New Orleans in 2005. Mexico’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement:…

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Most Top Pentagon Posts Are Vacant

Dozens of top jobs in the Pentagon have yet to be filled by President Donald Trump’s administration, with 74 percent of key Defense Department posts remaining vacant as tensions between the U.S. and North Korea escalate. Despite the president’s fiery rhetoric on tackling problems in North Korea and ongoing security concerns over international terrorism, his appointment…

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Boy Scouts of America Embarrasses Trump for the Second Time in as Many Weeks

The Boy Scouts of America is disputing President Donald Trump’s claim that group leaders told him his was “the greatest” speech that was ever made to them. Speaking to The Wall Street Journal, the president said his speech _ which was unusually political for a Boy Scout event _ had been praised by group leaders in…

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Is Trump Trying to Provoke a Domestic Terror Attack? Pundits Are Starting to Wonder

Is Trump 'Trying to Provoke a Domestic Terror Attack'?

President Donald Trump’s response to the terrorist attack in London Bridge has prompted an MSNBC commentator to question whether the Republican is intending to provoke a similar attack in the U.S. Trump took to Twitter in the wake of Saturday night’s attack on London in which seven people were killed and a further 48 injured, making…

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A Trump Rollback of Cuba Policies Would Cost Billions

A decision by President Donald Trump to roll back Obama-era policies on Cuba would cost the U.S. economy $6.6 billion and affect more than 12,000 jobs, a new report claims. Economic impact analysis from anti-embargo group Engage Cuba released a report detailing what it believes would happen if Trump does opt to rescind polices enacted by…

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