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GOP will ban IVF if Trump wins after Southern Baptists’ condemnation: expert

Republicans will ban in-vitro fertilization (IVF) if Donald Trump is elected after the Southern Baptist Convention voted on Wednesday to condemn the practice, a political scientist is predicting. IVF involves manual fertilization of eggs, some of which are destroyed if not implanted, which is murder according to those who believe life begins at conception. “The […]

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‘Brazen, quid pro quo corruption’: Here are 5 policy promises Trump made to wealthy donors

In his 2024 campaign, former President Donald Trump has been openly soliciting wealthy donors on promises to pass favorable policies in exchange for much-needed campaign cash. The Independent reported Wednesday on five different transactional pitches Trump has made to donors, as he seeks to raise enough money to maintain a competitive nationwide presidential campaign while […]

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‘Cult leader in distress’: Expert says Trump’s ‘guillotine’ email reeks of ‘fascism’

Donald Trump’s fundraising emails have long been viewed as over-the-top. But recently, they have, according to Rolling Stone and The New Republic, taken an especially dark turn. On Wednesday morning, June 12, Trump’s campaign sent out an e-mail that read, in all caps, “HAUL OUT THE GUILLOTINE!” Rolling Stone’s Nikki McCann Ramirez notes that “thankfully,” […]

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Senate Dems open investigation into Jared Kushner’s ‘lucrative’ foreign business deals

In 2022, the New York Times reported that a panel that screens investments for Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund had recommended not working with former Trump White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and his company Affinity Partners. But the full board, under the leadership of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a.k.a. MBS, overruled the […]

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‘Lying’: Johnson slammed for latest claim on Trump respecting peaceful transfer of power

Speaker of the House Mike Johnson on Wednesday celebrated Donald Trump’s upcoming visit to Washington, D.C. to meet with House and Senate Republicans, barely blocks away from where the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol and on democracy itself took place. Many hold the-then president and his “Big Lie” responsible for the insurrection, […]