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Trump Twitter rant doubles down on his defense of “beautiful” Confederate monuments

The president argued that removing "beautiful" confederate monuments was a slippery slope to removing statues of America's slave-owning founding fathers.

Donald Trump in isolation: The people and groups the president's comments have alienated

Republicans, CEOs, the military — the list goes on.

In early morning tweets, Trump lashes out at Lindsay Graham and the “fake news”

Trump claims the "Fake News" misrepresented his comments about “hate, bigotry, etc.”

Why the CEOs leaving Trump's business councils weren't taking a brave stand

As the fallout from the president's reaction to the deadly protest in Charlottesville continues, Trump announced that he was disbanding two advisory councils he had formed earlier this year.

The federal government had a plan to combat right-wing violence. Trump axed it in June.

The administration's decision to eliminate funding for programs aimed at white supremacist movements is drawing new scrutiny post-Charlottesville.
Aug. 16, 2017

Mike Pence’s solidarity with Donald Trump on Charlottesville doesn’t extend to blaming “both sides”

Pence wouldn't say whether he thinks Confederate monuments have to go.

VA’s lieutenant governor blasts Trump’s “deplorable” rebuke of Charottesville counterprotesters

Northam is running for governor against Republican candidate Ed Gillsepie.

What Tuesday’s Congressional primaries mean for Trump and the GOP

What lessons did we learn from Tuesday's primaries in Alabama and Utah?

Trump tweets that he is disbanding two CEO councils after spate of high-profile departures

“Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both."

Hope Hicks named White House interim director of communications

Hicks' promotion was reported by the 'New York Times' on Wednesday.
Aug. 16, 2017

“Great press conference by Trump.” How the far right praised Trump’s Charlottesville comments

"In putting equal blame on the violent alt-left, Trump is more honest than the entirety of the mainstream media."

Government, demonstrators consider the future of “the resistance” after Charlottesville

Politicians, police and protesters of all stripes are regrouping after the violence in Virginia.

In stunning turn, President Donald Trump admonishes “alt-left” for violence at Charlottesville

“What about the alt-left that came charging at the alt-right?” President Donald Trump asked a pool of shocked reporters.

President Donald Trump announces executive order streamlining permitting process on infrastructure

“I’ve just signed a new executive order to reform the nation’s badly broken infrastructure permitting process,” Trump announced.

A running list of every CEO resigning from Trump's American Manufacturing Council

Members of Trump's American Manufacturing Council are dropping like flies.
Aug. 15, 2017

Are expats in South Korea worried about Kim Jong Un and Trump? We asked them.

"This was stupid — it was stupid for Trump say it."

The latest on Charlottesville and Donald Trump’s response to the violence

The president's response left many wanting more.

New Trump tweet scolds “fake news media” for reaction to his latest statement on Charlottesville

The president blasted those in the media as “truly bad people” for their reaction to his Monday press conference.

These are the dozens of movements underway to remove Confederate monuments. Help us identify more.

Fourteen Confederate monuments have been removed from public land in 2017 alone.

Boston mayor to alt-right free speech conference: The city “does not want you here”

"Boston does not want you here," Mayor Marty Walsh said. "We're going to do everything we can to make sure that this demonstration does not happen here."