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THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

Trump vs. the Very Fake News Media
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/02/trump-vs-the-very-fake-news-media/516561/

Journalists Whisper at Trump’s Crazy Press Conference: ‘This Is Insane’
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/02/16/journalists-whisper-at-trump-s-crazy-press-conference-this-is-insane.html

Sorry media — this press conference played very different with Trump's supporters
http://nypost.com/2017/02/16/sorry-media-this-press-conference-played-very-different-with-trumps-supporters/

The Trump-Bibi-Murdoch Love Triangle Puts Us All at Risk
https://www.thenation.com/article/the-trump-bibi-murdoch-love-triangle-puts-us-all-at-risk/

WHOA: Harward Calls National Security Adviser Offer a “Sh** Sandwich”, Says CNN
http://www.redstate.com/absentee/2017/02/16/whoa-harward-calls-national-security-adviser-offer-sh-sandwich-says-cnn/

Trump’s blatant cronyism turns to national security: The president taps billionaire investor to overhaul the spy agencies
http://www.salon.com/2017/02/17/trumps-blatant-cronyism-turns-to-national-security-president-taps-billionaire-investor-to-overhaul-the-spy-agencies/

Trump's Repeal of Bipartisan Anti-Corruption Measure Proves He's a Fake
http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/features/trumps-repeal-of-anti-corruption-measure-proves-hes-a-fake-w467240

Private Prisons to Profit Handsomely Off Trump Immigrant Raids
http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Private-Prisons-to-Profit-Handsomely-Off-Trump-Immigrant-Raids-20170214-0031.html

Federal immigration raids net many without criminal records, sowing fear
https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/federal-immigration-raids-net-many-without-criminal-records-sowing-fear/2017/02/16/a37e5e76-f486-11e6-a9b0-ecee7ce475fc_story.html

White House denies National Guard plan for deportations
http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/320090-wh-strongly-denies-report-national-guard-will-be-used-to-round-up

How San Diego Built a Bridge Over the Wall
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/02/san-diego-bridge-border-wall-airport-tijuana-214788

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

Americans Are Having Doubts About Trump’s Agenda: Poll
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2017/02/08/Americans-Are-Having-Doubts-About-Trump-s-Agenda-Poll

Jeff Sessions, Fan of the Drug War and Asset Forfeiture, Confirmed as Attorney General
http://reason.com/blog/2017/02/08/jeff-sessions-fan-of-the-drug-war-and-as

'See you in court,' Trump tweets after 9th Circuit panel unanimously refuses to reinstate his travel ban
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-ninth-circuit-travel-ban-2017-story.html

Details of Trump-Putin call raise new White House concerns about leaks
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/details-of-trump-putin-call-raise-new-white-house-leak-concerns/2017/02/09/162f0fe6-ef0b-11e6-b4ff-ac2cf509efe5_story.html

Trump finally gives Xi Jinping a phone call, agrees to honor 'one China' policy
http://shanghaiist.com/2017/02/10/trump_calls_xi.php

Trump’s Tough Stance on Iran: Nothing to Gain, a Lot to Lose
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Columns/2017/02/10/Trump-s-Tough-Stance-Iran-Nothing-Gain-Lot-Lose

Exclusive: Alleged mastermind tells Obama 9/11 was America’s fault
http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/guantanamo/article131466294.html

Myanmar Rohingya crisis: The horror the world isn’t watching
http://www.news.com.au/world/asia/myanmar-rohingya-crisis-the-horror-the-world-isnt-watching/news-story/9e81d9a71d8db5a3edea67501e37a4ff

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

A Visa Ban — but Not for Trump’s Foreign Workers
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/02/01/a-visa-ban-but-not-for-trump-s-foreign-workers.html

Trump's Blue-Collar Populism Is Dividing Unions
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-02/unions-are-scared-mad-thrilled-as-trump-deepens-old-divisions

The US tried extra-high tariffs before, in 1930. It was a disaster.
https://www.pri.org/stories/2017-02-01/us-tried-extra-high-tariffs-1930-it-was-disaster

Steve Bannon’s plan to bring down US democracy has started. Be very afraid
http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/steve-bannon-s-plan-bring-down-american-democracy-has-started-be-very-afraid-1060066715

Neil Gorsuch started Fascism Forever Club in high school
http://nypost.com/2017/02/02/neil-gorsuch-started-fascism-forever-club-in-high-school/

Trump to Mexico: Take care of 'bad hombres' or US might
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/trump-mexico-take-care-bad-hombres-or-us-might#

Trump ratchets up rhetoric against Iran in early morning tweets
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/02/trump-foreign-policy-rhetoric-iran-australia-mexico-234531

Trump-ordered raid in Yemen approved without sufficient intelligence: military officials
http://thehill.com/policy/defense/317501-trump-ordered-raid-in-yemen-approved-without-sufficient-intelligence

Where was the liberal uproar over Obama's wars in the Middle East?
http://theweek.com/articles/676971/where-liberal-uproar-over-obamas-wars-middle-east

KING: Had Muslim gunmen killed six white Christians, half the world would have Canadian flags as profile pictures
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/king-world-grieving-canadian-mosque-shooting-article-1.2960334

What It Takes to Truly Be ‘One of Us’
http://www.pewglobal.org/2017/02/01/what-it-takes-to-truly-be-one-of-us/

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

Donald Trump Is Sworn In as President, Capping His Swift Ascent
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/20/us/politics/trump-inauguration-day.html

This is what Donald Trump is doing, starting on Day One
http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/white-house/article127333179.html

Israeli Lawmakers Celebrate the New “King of the United States” With Evangelicals
https://theintercept.com/2017/01/19/israeli-lawmakers-celebrate-the-new-king-of-the-united-states-with-evangelicals/

For Trump’s Nominees, a Billionaires’ Guide to Running the Government
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/business/donald-trump-billionaires-cabinet-nominees.html

Davos Elite Searches for Fixes to Save Its System From Populists
https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-01-18/lagarde-urges-wealth-redistribution-as-dalio-warns-on-populists

Davos Elite Fret About Inequality Over Vintage Wine and Canapés
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/18/business/dealbook/world-economic-forum-davos-backlash.html

Gulf of Alaska salmon fishery declared federal disaster
http://www.ktuu.com/content/news/Gulf-of-Alaska-salmon-fishery-declared-federal-disaster-411160735.html

It's Undeniable: 2016 Was The Hottest Year On Record
http://www.forbes.com/sites/startswithabang/2017/01/18/climate-science-isnt-political-lying-about-it-is/

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

What the World Might Look Like in 5 Years, According to US Intelligence
http://www.defenseone.com/ideas/2017/01/what-world-might-look-5-years-according-us-intelligence/134511/

Splitting From Trump, Defense Pick Mattis Slams Russia, Supports Iran Deal
http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/01/12/splitting-from-trump-defense-pick-mattis-slams-russia-supports-iran-deal/

Christopher Steele, Trump Dossier Author, Is a Real-Life James Bond
http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/christopher-steele-trump-dossier-author-real-life-james-bond-n706376

Why Russia's Kremlin watchers are taking Trump dossier with a grain of salt
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2017/0112/Why-Russia-s-Kremlin-watchers-are-taking-Trump-dossier-with-a-grain-of-salt

Why Trump’s Conflict-of-Interest Plan Won't Prevent Conflicts of Interest
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/01/trump-conflicts-of-interest-business-organization/512861/

Protests in Mexico Push Country to Brink of Revolution and Nobody’s Talking About It
http://theantimedia.org/protests-mexico-brink-revolution/

Global unemployment to hit 200 million as wages stagnate
http://money.cnn.com/2017/01/13/news/economy/jobs-pay-global-outlook-2017/index.html

Davos Wonders If It’s Part of the Problem
https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-01-13/davos-wonders-if-it-s-part-of-the-problem

THE WEEK THAT WAS w /the Newsvandal

Americans Still See Big Government as Top Threat
http://www.gallup.com/poll/201629/americans-big-government-top-threat.aspx

Republicans call Obamacare a 'failure.' These 7 charts show they couldn't be more wrong
http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-obamacare-charts-20170104-story.html

Conservatives jittery over Obamacare repeal plan
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/conservatives-jittery-over-ocare-repeal/article/2611039

Decoding McCain’s Hearing on Trump vs. Spies
http://www.newyorker.com/news/amy-davidson/decoding-mccains-hearing-on-trump-vs-spies

Donald Trump Is Preparing to Unravel a Century of GOP Trade Policy
https://psmag.com/donald-trump-is-preparing-to-unravel-a-century-of-gop-trade-policy-7be4f9daee75

Donald Trump Admits U.S. Taxpayers Will Pay For The Wall, Claims Mexico Will Reimburse Costs
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/donald-trump-border-wall-mexico-reimburse_us_586f882de4b02b5f85883e44

Mexico’s climate migrants are already coming to the United States
http://grist.org/article/mexicos-climate-migrants-are-already-coming-to-the-united-states/

What It’s Like to Live Where It’s Not Even Safe to Breathe
http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/01/05/airpocalypse-has-become-a-seasonal-tradition-in-beijing/

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

In a day of tweets, Trump suggests major change on national security issues
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/in-a-day-of-tweets-trump-suggests-major-change-on-national-security-issues/2016/12/22/4d709da8-c873-11e6-8bee-54e800ef2a63_story.html

Trump shares letter from Putin: 'His thoughts are so correct'
http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/311653-trump-shares-letter-from-putin-his-thoughts-are-so-correct
 
No one ‘except us’ believed Trump would win: Vladimir Putin
http://www.asianage.com/world/europe/231216/no-one-except-us-believed-trump-would-win-vladimir-putin.html

China says Trump's pick of hostile trade adviser is 'no laughing matter'
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/23/china-says-trumps-pick-of-hostile-trade-adviser-is-no-laughing-matter

Obama to destroy travel registry targeting Muslims before Trump revives it
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/barack-obama-scrap-nseers-donald-trump-muslim-registry-immigration-a7491146.html

AI could boost productivity but increase wealth inequality, the White House says
http://www.cnbc.com/2016/12/21/ai-could-boost-productivity-but-increase-wealth-inequality-the-white-house-says.html

U.S. inequality keeps getting uglier
http://money.cnn.com/2016/12/22/news/economy/us-inequality-worse/index.html

The Coming Water Crisis
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/2200779-dont-post-water-world-intro-2/

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

Meet Donald Trump's think tank
http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/06/politics/donald-trump-heritage-foundation-transition/

Trump Team’s Memo Hints at Broad Shake-Up of U.S. Energy Policy
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-09/trump-team-s-memo-hints-at-broad-shake-up-of-u-s-energy-policy

Carrier to ultimately cut some of jobs Trump saved
http://money.cnn.com/2016/12/08/news/companies/carrier-jobs-automation/

We Do Not Have a Trade Deficit
http://www.nationalreview.com/article/442828/donald-trump-trade-deficit-ignorance-and-misunderstanding

Suspected of Corruption at Home, Powerful Foreigners Find Refuge in the U.S.
https://www.propublica.org/article/corrupt-foreign-officials-find-refuge-in-united-states

Korea’s Park Impeached as Protesters Vent Anger Over Corruption
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-09/korea-s-park-impeached-as-protesters-vent-anger-over-corruption

Donald Trump "Has a Big Stake" in New 'Apprentice,' Says Transition Team
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/donald-trump-will-still-profit-new-celebrity-apprentice-954499

Without these ads, there wouldn't be money in fake news
http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-fake-news-ad-economy-20161208-story.html#nt=oft12aH-1la1

What Is Time's Trump Cover Really Trying to Tell Us?
http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2016/12/08/are_those_devil_horns_on_trump_s_head_on_his_time_person_of_the_year_photo.html