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Hamas Apologist Pushes Congress to Crack Down on UAE

A prominent British apologist for the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas is spearheading a new U.S. lobbying effort to rally Congress in opposition to two Gulf powers, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. London-based political activist Thomas Charles is leading a new group, the New York Center for Foreign Policy Affairs, that recently held a briefing on Capitol Hill to bring congressional attention to money laundering in particular the UAE, according to worked closely with the government of Qatar, a chief regional rival to the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Perrys…

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The Democrats Are Coming for Joe Biden. Can He Take the Hits?

Could Joe Biden lose it at Thursdays debate in Houston in a way that confirms hes too old, too old-fashioned, too tired, too get off my lawn for a party thats skewing young and moving left? Spoiler: Yes, and thats the anticipated plot of Thursdays debate. It will ostensibly be about health care, climate change, guns, gender issues, and education. But in reality all eyes will be on Biden to see if he can take a punch, or a dozen of them. Its not just Sen. Elizabeth Warren whos aiming…

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Why Are So Many 2020 Dems Ignoring Muslims?

This Labor Day weekend, the largest gathering of Muslim Americans in the country will take place in Houston, Texas, at the annual Islamic Center of North America (ISNA) convention. Past conventions have attracted several thousand to north of 10,000 attendees. But this years may be the biggest turnout yetwith well-known special guests like Daily Show host Emgage, an organization that seeks to increase Muslim American activism in U.S. politics. Read more: https://www.thedailybeast.com/why-are-so-many-2020-democrats-ignoring-muslims

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Inside Trumps Psychological War on Immigrants

What if you launched a massive immigration sweepand almost no one got swept up? Gotcha! President Trump is a master showman, the PT Barnum, sucker-born-every-minute, carnival barker of American politics. Hes also someone who likes to create chaos and scare people, not only to be mean but also to flex his muscles and get attention. Read more: https://www.thedailybeast.com/inside-trumps-psychological-war-on-immigrants

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Trump Prays His Judges Will Keep Tax Returns Secret

Donald Trump switched to full panic mode on Monday, afraid that the whole truth about his finances and conduct will come out. He is openly declaring he is above the law, in a way that should make us laugh if not for fear that the judges hes peppered the federal bench with could find a way to hold their noses and swallow his noxious argument. Trump is that the committee has subpoenaed, to block them from complying with the subpoena. The Democrat Party, with its newfound control of the U.S.…

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Trump Legal Defense Fund Beneficiaries Remain a Mystery

Welcome to Pay Dirtexclusive reporting and research from The Daily Beasts Lachlan Markay on corruption, campaign finance, and influence-peddling in the nations capital. MEMBERS ONLY Read more: https://www.thedailybeast.com/trump-legal-defense-fund-beneficiaries-remain-a-mystery

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Them Too: We Need to Listen to Justin Fairfaxs Accusers

To be a black woman in America is to constantly be forced to choose between two identities. Black women since slavery have always been the backbone of the black community. They endured daily the unthinkable at the hands of their slave-owners: rape, abuse, and back-breaking work, and in spite of all of that, they did their best daily to protect their black sons from being beaten, sold, or worse, lynched. Black women have always been expected to protect black men, even when they hurt us, abuse us, mistreat or rape…

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The House Judiciary Committee Is Basically Writing a D.I.Y. Mueller Report

Welcome to Rabbit Hole, a breaking-news analysis that helps you get smart on the one story everyones obsessing overcough up what theyve given federal prosecutors. Welcome to the Congressional version of the special counsels investigation, where the witnesses are more public and presumably their evidence will be as well. But can subpoena power help House Democrats dig up or at least make public something that other investigations havent already found? Cut and paste: With 81 recipients of production requests on multiple topics announced today and MEMBERS ONLY Read more: https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-house-judiciary-is-basically-writing-a-diy-mueller-report

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How Being a Doctor Became the Most Miserable Profession

By the end of this year, its estimated that 300 physicians will suicidal occupationthe level of miserable and humiliating undertaking. Indeed, many doctors feel that America has declared war on physiciansand both physicians and patients are the losers. Not surprisingly, many doctors want out. Medical students opt for high-paying specialties so they can retire flourishing. The website known as the 9 out of 10 doctors would discourage anyone from entering the profession. MEMBERS ONLY Beast Inside members get exclusive newsletters and content, early access to stories, and more.

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A Small Kentucky Town Searches for Answers After Sinister Killings

In one small Kentucky town, five young children had to say goodbye to their mother without ever knowing how she diedor who killed her. And before they could even begin to truly grieve for 35-year-old Crystal Rogers after she was presumed dead in 2015, they lost their grandfather as well. Rogers father, Tommy Ballard, was blown away by a gunshot to the chest as he began to get closer to finding answers about who killed his daughter more than a year after her death. The familys suspicions have long fallen…

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It Is Happening Here, Trump Is Already Early-Stage Mussolini

Is there a moment when a fanatical leader can be stopped before he takes a nation into the abyss? A moment when those with the moral determination to stop him can act before it is too late? These questions are not academic. Every day Trump stress tests this republics defenses against a demagogue. History has such moments. They need to be heeded. In Italy the moment came on Aug. 16, 1924. For more than two months, one of Benito Mussolinis most formidable opponents, Giacomo Matteotti, a socialist member of the…

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