USA 2017

related: trump, usa

Links behind the headlines and twitter moments documenting political coverage.

healthcare


FBI / Comey Firing

http://www.npr.org/2017/05/15/527773206/what-just-happened-the-james-comey-saga-in-timeline-form
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/fact-checker/wp/2017/05/11/did-trump-and-sessions-flip-flop-on-comeys-decisions-in-the-clinton-investigation
http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/333197-five-story-lines-to-watch-in-trump-comey-fight
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/05/comey-watergate/526443/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/how-trumps-anger-and-impatience-prompted-him-to-fire-the-fbi-director/2017/05/10/d9642334-359c-11e7-b373-418f6849a004_story.html
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/05/09/comey-trump-firing-is-this-a-constitutional-crisis-215118
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dismissal_of_James_Comey

Russia 2017

https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/world/national-security/trump-revealed-highly-classified-information-to-russian-foreign-minister-and-ambassador/2017/05/15/530c172a-3960-11e7-9e48-c4f199710b69_story.html
https://www.lawfareblog.com/bombshell-initial-thoughts-washington-posts-game-changing-story - @lawfareblog

Russia Probes

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/house-majority-leader-to-colleagues-in-2016-i-think-putin-pays-trump/2017/05/17/515f6f8a-3aff-11e7-8854-21f359183e8c_story.html?utm_term=.bf0b1a487b00
http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2017/politics/trump-russia-connections/
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/05/us/politics/senate-russia-trump-associates.html
http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/breakfast/trump-and-russia-explained-in-six-minutes/8478952
http://www.rawstory.com/2017/04/uk-given-memos-indicating-the-trump-organization-paid-russia-hackers-report/amp
http://www.newyorker.com/news/ryan-lizza/how-a-republican-congressman-accidentally-disclosed-a-secret-intelligence-debate
http://www.politico.com/trump-russia-ties-scandal-guide
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/03/graham-sessions-trump-russia-235597
https://www.wsj.com/articles/investigators-probed-jeff-sessions-contacts-with-russian-officials-1488424871
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/25/trump-russia-fbi-white-house-priebus
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/comey-middle-political-fray-trump-russians-45730654
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/06/trump-putin-and-the-new-cold-war
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/02/trump-russia-probe-senate-mark-warner-235391
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/trump-administration-sought-to-enlist-intelligence-officials-key-lawmakers-to-counter-russia-stories/2017/02/24/c8487552-fa99-11e6-be05-1a3817ac21a5_story.html



Journalism

http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/samantha-bee-not-white-house-correspondents-dinner-full-frontal-1202403838
http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-white-house-correspondents-dinner-20170430-story.html
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-us-two-worlds-20170410-story.html
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/reliable-source/wp/2017/04/30/hasan-minhajs-harshest-burns-at-the-white-house-correspondents-dinner
https://youtu.be/GO5xB8BlhbU
http://deadline.com/2017/04/samantha-bee-jake-tapper-smug-liberal-1202079779

Deep State

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/03/07/what-an-actual-deep-state-looks-like

Migration

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2017/02/21/donald-trump-homeland-security-issues-deportation-memos/98190192/

ACLU

https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/what-do-when-encountering-law-enforcement-airports-and-other-ports-entry-us

Parody

http://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/02/donald-trump-parody-videos

Agnotology and Phatic Journalism

http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/rn/podcast/2017/01/fte_20170129_1030.mp3
0:50 What is the study of ignorance called?
https://blog.wikimedia.org/2017/01/30/knowledge-knows-no-boundaries
https://twitter.com/krmaher/status/826261479456280577
https://twitter.com/wikilibrary/status/826263902837231616

Twitter Moments


⚡️ “Muslim Ban/Airport Protests”
https://twitter.com/i/moments/825577318336729088

⚡️ “Inauguration Weekend”
https://twitter.com/i/moments/822616343254106114

Headlines

http://mashable.com/2017/04/15/ted-lieu-congressman-twitter
http://www.mccain.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?p=speeches&id=32A7E7DD-8D76-4431-B1E7-8644FD71C49F
http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN15F276
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/01/a-clarifying-moment-in-american-history/514868
http://nation.foxnews.com/poll/index.html
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/the-inevitability-of-impeachment_us_588e8d52e4b0b065cbbcd09f
https://medium.com/@yonatanzunger/trial-balloon-for-a-coup-e024990891d5
Donald Trump Blows Up the US-Mexico Relationship
01/27/2017: One week into Donald Trump's economy
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/josh-rogin/wp/2017/01/26/the-state-departments-entire-senior-management-team-just-resigned
http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2017/01/politics/trump-inauguration-gigapixel
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/01/alternative-facts-dictionary-conway-234005
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/01/the-pointless-needless-lies-of-the-trump-administration/514061
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/01/trump-biographers-presidency-legitimate-214655

Assault on Nature / Climate Change (Cross-posting on wildusa)

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http://ew.com/tv/2017/03/28/late-show-stephen-colbert-donald-trump-climate-change

http://www.politico.com/story/2017/03/donald-trump-obama-climate-change-policies-236570

http://www.politico.com/story/2017/03/trump-epa-environmntal-regulations-235596
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/30/green-movement-greatest-threat-freedom-says-trump-adviser-myron-ebell
http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/a-bad-day-for-the-environment-with-many-more-to-come
http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/316001-trump-admin-tells-epa-to-take-down-its-climate-change-webpage-report
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-epa-climatechange-idUSKBN15906G
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-usda-idUSKBN1582OB
https://twitter.com/NatlParkService/status/822826371844018177

National Parks Resistance / Twitter (Cross-posting on wildusa)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/former-park-service-director-speaks-out-against-trump-administration
https://theringer.com/trump-national-parks-twitter-badlands-social-media-a442fb5e8940
http://www.avclub.com/article/rogue-national-park-twitter-accounts-are-cropping--249037
http://mashable.com/2017/01/20/national-park-service-twitter-inauguration
http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/21/politics/trump-national-park-service-tweets

Public Lands (Cross-posting on wildusa)

http://democrats-naturalresources.house.gov/media/press-releases/grijalva-on-disavowal-of-unpopular-public-lands-giveaway-bill-by-its-sponsor-activism-is-the-strongest-power-in-washington
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/31/public-lands-sell-congress-bureau-management-chaffetz

Mexico

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2017/01/31/the-u-s-mexico-relationship-is-dangerously-on-the-edge
http://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-fg-mexico-trump-20170201-story.html

Approval Rating - Hitting the ground running ... or face plant?

http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/27/politics/trump-approval-rating-quinnipiac-poll/index.html
http://www.politico.com/blogs/donald-trump-administration/2017/01/job-approval-rating-quinnipiac-poll-234225

Muslim Ban / Travel Ban / Airport Protests

https://www.wsj.com/articles/donald-trump-rejects-intelligence-report-on-travel-ban-1487987629
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/06/business/trumps-travel-ban-hits-close-to-home-for-corporate-travelers.html
http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/272218/trade-bodies-line-up-to-condemn-trump-travel-ban
https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/trumpbeat-three-lessons-from-the-travel-ban
http://www.politico.com/agenda/story/2017/02/trump-vetting-executive-order-immigration-000293
https://theintercept.com/2017/02/03/trump-muslim-ban-executive-order-violated-executive-order-about-executive-orders/
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/31/public-lands-sell-congress-bureau-management-chaffetz
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/01/president-trumps-first-defeat-214707
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/28/opinion/donald-trumps-muslim-ban-is-cowardly-and-dangerous.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-38786466
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2017/01/28/elizabeth-warren-decries-donald-trump-immigration-order-logan/YwrOLjoOtgskLFS78PU6dN/story.html
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/01/trump-refugees-lawsuit-iraq-visas-234305
Trump asked for a 'Muslim ban,' Giuliani says — and ordered a commission to do it 'legally'

Crony Cabinet

http://billmoyers.com/story/trumps-crony-cabinet-may-look-strong-scared

Embedded Tweets

https://twitter.com/MerriamWebster/status/823221915171061760

Quotes

Trump's strategy is to demoralize and disgust you, so that you disengage. Do not disengage.
https://twitter.com/ChristineArena/status/825381963653541889



Is Trump’s chest-beating, ‘America first’ approach to presidential leadership really a display of strength, or does it reflect an enfeeblement of American national identity?
http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/theminefield/is-trump%E2%80%99s-immigration-ban-a-show-of-strength-...-or-weakness/8227468
https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3438487/Dissent-Memo.pdf