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Trump told Bob Woodward he “saved” Saudi crown prince’s “ass” after brutal murder and dismemberment of Jamal Khashoggi

The president bragged about protecting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud after the murder and coverup of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.


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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Trump called out, forced to answer why he lied about downplaying the virus

The president offered up indefensible excuses for why he lied about the virus which has caused nearly 200,000 American deaths under his watch to date.

Take Action: Impeach Trump for letting Americans die when he KNEW the real dangers of the pancemic!


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He finally went a step too far.


US sanctions Ukrainian lawmaker who met with Rudy Giuliani to smear Biden
Andrii Derkach, “an active Russian agent for over a decade,” met with Giuliani in December 2019 to help dig up fake dirt on Biden.


Trump administration secretly withheld millions from FDNY 9/11 health program
The revelation comes as Mike Pence travels to NY to honor the same first responders he is screwing over.


Trump demands to know why Bob Woodward didn’t do more to save lives in outrageous Twitter outburst
The president tried to pass the blame on to the reporter who recorded him in a stunning abdication of responsibility.


Trump held six indoor rallies after acknowledging the deadly virus was airborne
Even after privately acknowledging that the virus was both far more deadly than the flu and airborne in early February, the president continued holding large campaign rallies in indoor venues with zero social distancing measures in place.

Take Action: Repeal the rule against indicting a sitting president and hold Trump accountable for his crimes!


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Senate Republicans fail to advance “skinny” pandemic stimulus bill as stalemate drags on
The failed effort, which Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer described as “beyond insufficient,” followed weeks of disagreements within the GOP caucus about whether to pass any more aid at all.

Take Action: Tell Congress not to settle for Trump’s illegal sham executive order. Pass a REAL relief package!


Trump makes wildly inaccurate claims about revitalizing auto industry at Michigan rally
The president suggested he revitalized auto manufacturing in the state when it actually lost jobs even before pandemic hit in March.


Tucker Carlson blames Lindsey Graham after Trump’s lies caught on tape
The Fox News personality, who like Trump has downplayed the deadliness of the pandemic, blamed Sen. Graham for encouraging the president to speak with Bob Woodward in the first place.


Americans need to “hunker down” this fall and winter as pandemic will likely worsen, Fauci says
The pandemic will also soon be stacked on top of flu season, and doctors will have a harder time differentiating patients who may have the virus from those who have been infected with the flu.


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9/11: End our endless wars

It’s September 11. We’d like to reflect on the 2,977 lives lost on this day in 2001, as well as the 800,000 lives extinguished and 37-59 million people displaced from their homes in post-9/11 wars in South and West Asia. A significant portion of these post-9/11 numbers are a result of the United States’ foreign interference, whether through direct warfare or arms sales, and they also do not include our action in Africa. We have witnessed and voted in tragedy upon tragedy that we must now willingly face and acknowledge.

Democrats and Republicans alike are accountable for our wars. We have watched our domestic Democratic champions repeatedly vote to increase Defense spending each year. We allowed a beloved Democratic president to add arenas of war using the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF), and increase droning and civilian deaths, without significant outcry. And our methods of distinguishing civilians from “opposition fighters” are questionable, while these overall death toll estimates are conservative, casting a further veil of inhumanity over the cold statistics.

Call or email your Members of Congress (and any candidates campaigning to replace your reps) and tell them you want to see a repeal of the AUMF in the 117th Congress, and a 10% decrease in Defense spending. End our endless war.

This action isn’t one that’s going to be tackled with our current president, Senate, OR our Democratic-led House. But the progressive rallying cry for dramatic change in our global warfare is growing each year…and it’s a marathon, not a sprint.

Our leaders shouldn’t just hear from us when the Defense budget is up for a vote – they need to hear from us consistently and repeatedly. For those living in U.S. arenas of war, this is an urgent action, even though most of our daily lives carry on unaffected by their struggles.

As a party, we hold strong responsibility for the state of the world, and there is no time like today to begin working toward a better future without endless war. We can honor those who died on this day by taking action to prevent further loss.

Email or call (202.224.3121) your Members of Congress and campaigning candidates, and tell them repealing the AUMF and decreasing Defense spending by 10% in the 117th Congress is a high priority for you.

PS — Please don’t forget to sign the petition calling for an investigation of the Trumps’ illegal ties to the Saudi Royal Family after murder cover-up, and check out the brilliant “Don’t Think of an Elephant” by George Lakoff — a quick read that contains the ultimate keys for Democrats to win elections — and arguments.

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