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Trump tells Governors to ‘use the military’ and throw demonstrators in jail ‘for 10 years’

by Jake Johnson, staff writer Monday, June 1 This is a developing news story… Check back for possible updates… President Donald Trump ripped U.S. governors in a conference call Monday morning for failing to do enough…

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A U.S. Customs and Border Protection Predator drone like the one reportedly flown over Minneapolis. (Image: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)
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US Border Patrol denounced for using predator drone to spy on Minneapolis protests

This is a “Rogue Agency”  “This is what happens when leaders sign blank check after blank check to militarize police, CBP, etc while letting violence go unchecked.” by Eoin Higgins, staff writer Friday, May 29 Civil…

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Barr accused of ‘capturing Justice System’ for benefit of Trump as DOJ drops case against Michael Flynn

  “Fairness, independence, and the rule of law are principles that have no meaning to Barr. This is a dark day for the Justice Department.” by Julia Conley, staff writer Thursday, May 7 Government watchdogs on…

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