Top donor quits GOP over Trump in withering speech

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Wexner and Trump

A billionaire top donor quits the Republican Party over Trump in withering speech
Les Wexner, CEO of Victoria’s Secret’s parent company, praised President Obama and sent an important message to the members of his former party.

Take Action: Add your name to demand Trump fire the white supremacists in the White House!

A Dallas Councilman reignites the Botham Jean murder controversy with an eye-opening Facebook post
He found out chilling details from the inside and quickly took to Facebook to alert the public.

Take Action: Help support the Black Lives Matter Movement. Read I-D’s guide to the 10 ways you can stand in solidarity, proactively and effectively, with the movement.

Obama and Solar Energy
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Tent Camp
Trump administration to triple size of Texas tent camp for migrant children

A tent camp for migrant children in the desert outside El Paso will expand to accommodate a growing number of children… [more]

Take Action: Sign the petition to tell Trump to stop using vital hurricane relief money to fund his child prisons!

Arkansas kicks 4,000 low-income people off of Medicaid due to a policy Trump pushed
Under the state’s new work requirements system, for every one new person working, volunteering, or training, another 50 people lost their health insurance at the beginning of September… [more]

Take Action: Add your name to tell your Governor to preserve Medicaid and say NO to Trump’s harmful work requirements!

Border patrol agent
U.S. Border Patrol Agent in Texas arrested in killing of 4 prostitutes, kidnapping another

Police were reportedly tipped off to the suspect after a woman he allegedly tried to abduct escaped… [more]

Coast Guard member flashes white power hand signal on TV
The man shown in the background as a captain was being interviewed about Tropical Storm Florence was later removed from response duty… [more]

Texas Board of Education votes to remove Hillary Clinton from history curriculum
The Texas Board of Education voted to remove historical figures including Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from the mandatory history curriculum in Texas schools… [more]

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