"While it is disappointing that it took a Trump-incited attack on our Capitol to get here, it appears that all the major platforms are finally beginning to step up and take this important issue seriously and that policymakers and the public are committed to holding them accountable," he said. … [Read more...] about YouTube suspends Donald Trump’s channel for at least a week
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Barr also dismissed the Mueller probe, and brushed off evidence showing Trump campaign contacts with Russians, such as a Trump tower meeting to get 'dirt' on Hillary Clinton, and Stone's claims that he had a channel of communications with WikiLeaks, which U.S. intelligence believe is a conduit for Russian intelligence. … [Read more...] about AG Bill Barr says CIA did NOT ‘spy’ on Donald Trump’s campaign, slapping down president’s claims – and says John Durham’s probe is focusing on a ‘small group’ at the FBI
The failure to put on a defense is not an admission of guilt. The Senate has a duty to resolve whether there is a valid impeachment trial to be held, and then whether the constitutional standard has been satisfied. If the Senate does not dismiss the case in a threshold vote, Trump can treat the proceeding as an extra-constitutional act because he is no longer subject to removal. If the Senate were to convict, he would have standing to challenge any disqualification from future federal offices. He could well prevail, and the Senate would have created a precedent against itself: history's first judicial reversal of an impeachment verdict. … [Read more...] about Should Donald Trump skip his Senate impeachment trial?
She told Maher that Trump's supporters who were "constantly mocked" felt like they had "somebody who was giving them more voice and visibility and if you can match that with policy gains where you do have deregulation and taxes lowered for people where it matters. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump’s Legacy ‘Will Survive’ Capitol Riot, Kellyanne Conway Tells Bill Maher
Trump may also launch his own platform. But that won't happen overnight, and free speech experts anticipate growing pressure on all social media platforms to curb incendiary speech as Americans take stock of Wednesday’s violent takeover of the US Capitol by a Trump-incited mob. … [Read more...] about Parler vanishes as Donald Trump seeks new online megaphone