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Preventing Crimes Against Humanity in the US

Nadia Rubaii and Max Pensky The Conversation
When warehousing children in cages and tent cities is justified as deterrence, the question of crimes against humanity is more than academic. It is a deliberate effort to dehumanize and polarize, and an intimation of what may come next.

Trumpism, Realized

Adam Serwer The Atlantic
People who would do this to children would do anything to anyone. Before this is over, they will be called to do worse.

Stupid Watergate II

 
John Oliver explains how the president and his allies are going full O. J. in order to undermine the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Donald Trump Really Wishes He Were a Dictator

Amanda Terkel Huffington Post
Trump admires dictators and seems to want to be one. He wants law enforcement to be his personal force. Trump said of Kim Jong Un, “He speaks, and people sit up at attention ... I want my people to do the same.” Another joke? Sure.

Donald Trump’s Takeover of the Republican Party is Now Complete

Zach Carter Huffington Post
A Neo-Confederate victory in Tuesday’s primary indicates a frightening direction for the GOP. Stewart isn’t just a Virginia problem. He’s an American problem. Unabashedly pro-Confederate, he allied with violent white nationalists in Charlottesville.

Dr. Ruth, Dr. Kissinger, and Trump’s Cruelty to Families

George Packer The New Yorker
The increasingly routine consequence of the Trump Administration’s immigration policy to separate children from parents who enter the United States without papers reminded me of a conversation I heard between Henry Kissinger and Ruth K. Westheimer.

Friday Nite Videos | June 8, 2018

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Facebook: "Let's You and Him Fight". Downtown Train | Rod Stewart. Trump’s Self-Pardon Claim: Pardons Are for Criminals. Bernie Sanders to Disneyland: 'We've Got Families Struggling'. Donald Trump Struggles With Lyrics to God Bless America.
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