White House purge begins: Press aide resigns after Scaramucci leaks plan to fire him

A White House press aide abruptly resigned Tuesday after President Donald Trump’s new communications director revealed he planned to fire him over leaks. Michael Short announced his resignation hours after White House communications director Anthony… Read More

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Amid the Blaring Headlines, Routine Reports of Hate-Fueled Violence

Documenting Hate’s catalogue of incidents captures the seeming ordinariness of many of them. by Joe Sexton ProPublica Last Wednesday, July 19, was something of a busy news day. There was word North Korea was making… Read More

Looking for normalcy in Washington? Don’t look to Trump and his White House.

Anyone searching for signs of normalcy in President Trump’s administration would have come up empty this week. Instead, the president used his days to demonstrate disdain for the structures of constitutional government, a misunderstanding of… Read More