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Donald Trump, Jr.

Why Donald Trump, Jr. Should Release More Emails

For many months, Donald J. Trump and his closest associates have assured Americans that their presidential campaign had “absolutely no contact” with any Russians seeking to influence the course of the 2016 presidential election. Among those who issued the most vehement denials were Paul Manafort, the Washington influence peddler who served as campaign manager, and eldest son Donald J. Trump, Jr., who called any such suggestions “disgusting.”

July 18, 2017
Russia

Democrats Say Trump Jr.’s Meeting Takes Russia Probe To A ‘New Level’

Disclosures stemming from last summer’s meeting between President Donald Trump’s eldest son, a Kremlin-linked lawyer and at least one other controversial Russian figure could prove to be a turning point in the tangled, months-long probe of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, senior Democrats said Sunday.

July 16, 2017
Trump Tower

Former Russian Military Intelligence Officer Attended Trump Tower Meeting

Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer aimed at obtaining derogatory information about Hillary Clinton last June had another, previously undisclosed participant — a former Soviet military counter-intelligence officer.

July 14, 2017
Oliver

#EndorseThis: John Oliver And Stephen Colbert On The White House’s “Stupid Watergate”

A meeting of the political comedy minds took place on Wednesday’s Late Show, as host Stephen Colbert welcomed fellow Daily Show alum John Oliver.

July 13, 2017
vodka

Danziger: Trump Vodka, Rebranded

Jeff Danziger’s award-winning drawings are published by more than 600 newspapers and websites. He has been a cartoonist for the Rutland Herald, the New York Daily News and the Christian Science Monitor; his work has appeared in newspapers from the Wall Street Journal to Le Monde and Izvestia. Represented by the Washington Post Writers Group, he is a recipient of the Herblock Prize and […]

July 12, 2017
Colbert

#EndorseThis: Stephen Colbert issues apology to Eric Trump

After a weeklong hiatus, Late Show host Stephen Colbert made it back to work just in time for President Trump’s White House to collapse under the weight of (what else but) its very own email scandal.

July 12, 2017
mob

Donald Trump Jr. Hires Crime Mob Lawyer For Russia Investigation

Donald Trump Jr. has hired New York lawyer Alan Futerfas to represent him in ongoing investigations regarding his father Donald Trump and his potential ties to Russia, according to Reuters. Futerfas, a criminal defense lawyer, has had experience in the past representing members of organized crime mobs, particularly the Gambino, Genovese, and Colombo families.

July 11, 2017
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Donald Trump Jr. Loves Far Right Internet Trolls — And They Love Him Back

Key voices in the incestuous right-wing alternative media ecosystem have found an ally in the younger Trump, who often retweets and favorites tweets from the echo chamber’s loudest voices, and who is rumored to serve as a White House source to at least one far-right personality. Like the far-right trolls he expresses admiration for, Trump spends his time on Twitter spreading debunked conspiracy theories, smearing mainstream media outlets, promoting bogus “alt-right” videos, and amplifying messages with white nationalist undertones.

July 11, 2017
Trevor Noah on Trump family ethics

#EndorseThis: Trevor Noah Asks Us To Imagine How The Trump Era Might End

Nobody keeps closer tabs on the snarled ethics of the Trump family than Trevor Noah. In his latest, the Daily Show host recalls how only months ago, during an interview with ABC correspondent Barbara Walters, First Daughter Ivanka promised not to accept a nepotistic White House job. “I’m going to be a daughter,” she simpered, […]

April 3, 2017
Sportsment, Environment

Sportsmen And Environmentalists Team Up To Fight Trump Energy Plans

Outdoor sporting groups — long associated with conservatism because of their support for guns rights and small government — are now collaborating with the environmental left to fight President Trump’s push to open more public lands to energy development.

February 17, 2017
On Christmas Eve, Trump announced his foundation will shut down

On Christmas Eve, Trump Announces His Foundation Will Shut Down

A spokeswoman for New York state attorney general Eric Schneiderman said on Saturday that Trump cannot shut down his foundation while the state’s investigation is ongoing.

December 24, 2016
Fake news

5 People Close To Trump Who Have Propagated Fake News

Donald Trump has surrounded himself with people who have helped propagate fake new including two of his sons, his former campaign manager, his pick for national security adviser, and the adviser’s son, who was involved in the transition until recently.

December 9, 2016
Trump's children to run blind trust and transition team

Corruption Concerns Over Trump’s Children Running His Businesses And Transition

Trump will hand over his business dealings to his children — but his children are also serving on Trump’s White House transition team where they are in a position to choose the people who make regulatory decisions impacting the businesses.

November 15, 2016
Donald Trump's children to take on his business empire

Trump’s Children To Manage His Business Empire

Experts in government ethics said that giving over control to Trump’s children would do virtually nothing to prevent potential conflicts of interest, since there’s usually no daylight between one’s personal interest and the interest of one’s immediate family members.

November 12, 2016
Russia

Donald Trump Jr. Promotes ‘Alt-Right’ Video On Twitter Days Before Election

Donald Trump Jr. promoted an “alt-right” video on his Twitter account that suggests Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton’s campaign is engaged in satanism.

November 7, 2016
Trump brother's town hall

5 Cringe-Worthy Moments From The Trump Brothers’ Millennial Town Hall

The Trump brothers returned to Fox News for a town hall meeting on November 2, eager to woo millennial voters. Unfortunately, they may have missed the mark. Here are 5 of the most cringe-worthy moments from the excruciating special.

November 3, 2016
Michael Moore talks to Megan Kelly about his new pro-Clinton film

#EndorseThis: Michael Moore Trolls Trumps For Deception About His New Film

The filmmaker explains to Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly why the Trump ploy is so laughable — and why he produced “a sort of a humorous love poem” to Hillary Clinton.

October 28, 2016
Russia

Trump Jr. Interview Shut Down By Aide When Questioned About Trump Foundation

“Alright, that’s it –, ” a voice says. “We have to move on to the next one.”

September 15, 2016

Why Did Donald Trump Jr. Post A Nazi Frog On Instagram?

Given the sheer number of white supremacists Donald Jr. follows on Twitter, he can hardly be blamed for being such a successful mouthpiece for their hate speech — if his father wasn’t running for president.

September 12, 2016
Donald Trump Jr.

Endorse This: Trump Campaign Frantically Claims He’s Not ‘Playing A Part’ To Trick Voters

“He gets it. The part that he’s been playing is evolving into the part that now you’ve been expecting, but he wasn’t ready for because he had to first complete the first phase.”

April 25, 2016