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James Mattis Denounces President Trump, Describes Him as a Threat to the Constitution
In an extraordinary condemnation, the former defense secretary backs protesters and says the president is trying to turn Americans against one another.
Trump says he went to White House bunker to 'inspect' it - not because of protests
Donald Trump says he went to an underground White House bunker for an "inspection", rather than for protection from protesters.
Donald Trump: Make America Hate Again – Byline Times
James Melville explains why the US President was always destined to burn bridges rather than build them, and how he fans the flames of racism
Donald Trump: Make America Hate Again – Byline Times - fine piece by
- notwithstanding his quoting muggins here
Sir Simon Schama – the books that have shaped my life
In the latest episode of Desert Island Books, Zaki Cooper speaks to the acclaimed historian, writer and broadcaster about his favourite page turners
Trump goes full law-and-order
"They’re very very proud of themselves."
WATCH LIVE: In remarks from Philadelphia, Joe Biden is set to denounce President Trump’s response to ongoing demonstrations following George Floyd’s death.
fine deeply needed speech
White nationalist group posing as antifa called for violence on twitter
Other misinformation and misleading claims spread across Twitter on Sunday night and into Monday related to the protests.
Times reporter recounts being hit with tear gas and rubber bullets by Minnesota police
Los Angeles Times
Minneapolis police backed an L.A. Times reporter and photographer against a wall and fired tear gas and rubber bullets at point blank range
Police Erupt in Violence Nationwide
From New York to Los Angeles, police officers escalated the national outrest.
Hay Festivals Worldwide
New Transcript Shows Trump Adviser Michael Flynn Colluding With Russia in 2016
Michael Flynn had good reason to lie to the FBI about his conversation with Russia’s ambassador.
Trump’s Warped Definition of Free Speech
The president is attempting to bring social-media platforms into his authoritarian infrastructure—or otherwise censor them.
Boris Johnson sacrifices top scientists on altar of Classic Dom | John Crace
PM turns Great Dictator as he silences Chris Whitty and Patrick Vallance at daily briefing
How to deactivate your account
Deactivation puts your Twitter account in a queue for permanent deletion. Read this article for more information about how to delete you Twitter account, including how-to instructions.
Emily Maitlis replaced for Newsnight episode after Cummings remarks
Katie Razzall will step in after BBC reprimands host over ‘breach of impartiality rules’
Twitter Stops Trump’s Lie Machine By Fact Checking His Tweets
Twitter has added a fact check link to Trump's tweets that were full of false information about mail-in voting and voter fraud.
Top advisers should come out of the shadows
The first steps leading to Monday’s press conference in the Downing Street rose garden were taken in 1828 when Peggy O’Neale Timberlake married John Eaton, a man shortly to become US defence secretary
The Malignant Cruelty of Donald Trump
The president is defaming the memory of a woman who died nearly 20 years ago—and inflicting pain upon her family today.
The truth about why Cummings hasn't gone: Johnson is too terrified to sack him | Marina Hyde
The prime ministers’ decision is not borne of loyalty to his adviser – he just can’t get rid of his ideas man, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde
WATCH: Police issue warning after PM fails to condemn Dominic Cumming’s drive to test his eyesight
The New European
The chair of the Police Federation of England and Wales has taken to social media to warn people not to get behind the wheel if they feel unwell or their eyesight is impaired.
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