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# donald-trump - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Donald Trump wears a mask in public for the first time
# Florida
# Florida

Donald Trump wears a mask in public for the first time

Jul 12th 2020, 8:10 AM 46,879 Views 85 Comments

The US posted another daily record for coronavirus cases, as Disney Florida opened up.

# donald-trump - Saturday 11 July, 2020

From masks to polls, here's what's happening in the US presidential contest right now
# Race For The White House
# Race For The White House

From masks to polls, here's what's happening in the US presidential contest right now

Jul 11th 2020, 10:30 AM 26,986 Views 30 Comments

The election is happening even if coronavirus has grabbed all the headlines.

Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of longtime ally Roger Stone
# Strategist
# Strategist

Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of longtime ally Roger Stone

Jul 11th 2020, 7:27 AM 60,699 Views 119 Comments

“Roger Stone is now a free man!” the White House said in a statement, days before he was to start serving time.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Excerpts from Mary Trump's tell-all book have been published - and the President's not happy
# MARY TRUMP
# MARY TRUMP

Excerpts from Mary Trump's tell-all book have been published - and the President's not happy

Jul 8th 2020, 9:27 AM 64,679 Views 56 Comments

Trump has described that book as “fiction.”

# donald-trump - Monday 6 July, 2020

Trump calls on Nascar driver Wallace to apologise for noose protests
# Demand
From The42
# Demand

Trump calls on Nascar driver Wallace to apologise for noose protests

Jul 6th 2020, 6:32 PM 15,298 Views 9 Comments

Fellow drivers staged a demonstration against bigotry after the incident but the FBI did not find evidence of a hate crime.

# donald-trump - Sunday 5 July, 2020

US envoy praises Northern Ireland as it's 'done a really good job' of tackling Covid-19
# Mick Mulvaney
# Mick Mulvaney

US envoy praises Northern Ireland as it's 'done a really good job' of tackling Covid-19

Jul 5th 2020, 4:45 PM 25,577 Views 21 Comments

Mick Mulvaney said that the Northern Irish parties had all worked well together.

Trump attacks opponents as he promises to 'safeguard' American values
# Fourth July
# Fourth July

Trump attacks opponents as he promises to 'safeguard' American values

Jul 5th 2020, 7:28 AM 30,707 Views 92 Comments

Trump echoed comments he’d made the day before at Mount Rushmore.

# donald-trump - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Cloud cast over US holiday weekend on yet another record day for new cases of Covid-19
# Independence Day
# Independence Day

Cloud cast over US holiday weekend on yet another record day for new cases of Covid-19

Jul 4th 2020, 7:18 PM 55,542 Views 72 Comments

Over 11,000 cases were recorded today in Florida, alone.

'We will not be terrorised': Donald Trump attacks protesters and 'cancel culture' at Mount Rushmore
# 4 July
# 4 July

'We will not be terrorised': Donald Trump attacks protesters and 'cancel culture' at Mount Rushmore

Jul 4th 2020, 7:25 AM 58,985 Views 139 Comments

Donald Trump accused Black Lives Matter protesters of trying to ‘wipe out our history’.

# donald-trump - Friday 3 July, 2020

Trump to begin Independence Day weekend with fireworks display at Mount Rushmore
# Fourth Of July
# Fourth Of July

Trump to begin Independence Day weekend with fireworks display at Mount Rushmore

Jul 3rd 2020, 7:08 PM 16,946 Views 44 Comments

Trump is expected to speak at the event, which has issued 7,500 tickets to watch fireworks.

# donald-trump - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'It looked like the Lone Ranger': Donald Trump appears to perform u-turn on masks
# Masking A Lot
# Masking A Lot

'It looked like the Lone Ranger': Donald Trump appears to perform u-turn on masks

Jul 2nd 2020, 7:07 AM 62,495 Views 52 Comments

Donald Trump has long avoided being photographed in a mask.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Joe Biden accuses 'white flag’ Trump of leaving the battlefield
# Russia
# Russia

Joe Biden accuses 'white flag’ Trump of leaving the battlefield

Jul 1st 2020, 1:57 PM 19,010 Views 35 Comments

Biden suggested Trump has abdicated his duty to protect both US troops abroad and American citizens at home.

US buys up virtually all stocks of antiviral drug remdesivir
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

US buys up virtually all stocks of antiviral drug remdesivir

Jul 1st 2020, 8:48 AM 39,269 Views 50 Comments

Remdesivir was developed for use against Ebola but has shown promise in treating Covid-19 patients.

# donald-trump - Monday 29 June, 2020

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics
# Abortion Rights
# Abortion Rights

US Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana state law on abortion clinics

Jun 29th 2020, 5:11 PM 17,079 Views 42 Comments

The Louisiana law is virtually identical to one in Texas that the court struck down in 2016.

# donald-trump - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Block-booking of Trump rally tickets shows power of K-pop fans as online organisers
# Online Army
# Online Army

Block-booking of Trump rally tickets shows power of K-pop fans as online organisers

Jun 27th 2020, 8:00 PM 57,868 Views 49 Comments

The Trump campaign boasted than more than one million tickets were requested but just 6,200 people attended.

# donald-trump - Friday 26 June, 2020

US House of Representatives passes police reform bill after George Floyd death
# Policing
# Policing

US House of Representatives passes police reform bill after George Floyd death

Jun 26th 2020, 7:21 AM 16,245 Views 71 Comments

US President Donald Trump’s administration said he would veto the bill.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Trump uses derogatory 'kung flu' term, and still refuses to wear mask, at latest rally
# Arizona
# Arizona

Trump uses derogatory 'kung flu' term, and still refuses to wear mask, at latest rally

Jun 24th 2020, 8:54 AM 53,147 Views 107 Comments

In Phoenix, Trump hailed “patriotic young Americans who stand up tall for America and refuse to kneel to the radical left”.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Debunked: This photograph showing Donald Trump and Jeffrey Epstein embracing is a fake
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: This photograph showing Donald Trump and Jeffrey Epstein embracing is a fake

Jun 23rd 2020, 6:35 PM 20,174 Views 0 Comments

The original image, which has been doctored, showed Trump with his daughter Ivanka in the 1990s.

Covid-19 numbers surge globally as many nations ease lockdowns
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 numbers surge globally as many nations ease lockdowns

Jun 23rd 2020, 10:31 AM 23,168 Views 15 Comments

India has been recording about 15,000 new infections each day, and some states are considering fresh lockdown measures.

Trump launches new attack on postal voting, saying it could be the 'scandal of our times'
# US Election
# US Election

Trump launches new attack on postal voting, saying it could be the 'scandal of our times'

Jun 23rd 2020, 8:13 AM 24,786 Views 67 Comments

The US President has made unsubstantiated assertions that foreign countries will print millions of bogus ballots to rig the election.

# donald-trump - Monday 22 June, 2020

US work visa ban broadened and extended until the end of 2020, J1 and H1-B visas included
# No Entry
# No Entry

US work visa ban broadened and extended until the end of 2020, J1 and H1-B visas included

Jun 22nd 2020, 10:14 PM 35,170 Views 43 Comments

The ban will now included H1-B visas, the most-commonly used visa by Irish people moving to the US.

# donald-trump - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Tom Petty's family hit out at Trump's use of I Won't Back Down at Tulsa rally
# GONNA STAND MY GROUND
# GONNA STAND MY GROUND

Tom Petty's family hit out at Trump's use of I Won't Back Down at Tulsa rally

Jun 21st 2020, 2:21 PM 31,849 Views 52 Comments

In a statement posted on Petty’s Twitter account, his family said Trump was “in no way authorized to use this song.”

Trump defends handling of pandemic at low turnout rally in Oklahoma
# Tulsa
# Tulsa

Trump defends handling of pandemic at low turnout rally in Oklahoma

Jun 21st 2020, 9:47 AM 50,923 Views 113 Comments

The president ignored health warnings to hold his first rally in 110 days.

Prosecutor overseeing investigations into Trump allies removed from job
# GEOFFREY BERMAN
# GEOFFREY BERMAN

Prosecutor overseeing investigations into Trump allies removed from job

Jun 21st 2020, 7:30 AM 24,340 Views 32 Comments

Geoffrey Berman is the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan.

# donald-trump - Friday 19 June, 2020

South Korea's unification minister resigns after North blows up liaison office
# Rising Tensions
# Rising Tensions

South Korea's unification minister resigns after North blows up liaison office

Jun 19th 2020, 9:20 AM 14,569 Views 23 Comments

Tensions on the peninsula have heightened in recent weeks.

# donald-trump - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Facebook removes Trump campaign ad for use of upside down red triangle used by Nazis
# Hateful Ideology
# Hateful Ideology

Facebook removes Trump campaign ad for use of upside down red triangle used by Nazis

Jun 18th 2020, 10:21 PM 44,594 Views 77 Comments

The symbol was used to designate political prisoners in concentration camps.

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 10:05 PM 26,145 Views 34 Comments

The justices rejected administration arguments that the eight-year-old DACA programme is illegal.

Trump performs u-turn and says Kaepernick deserves another shot at the NFL
# Change Of Mind
From The42
# Change Of Mind

Trump performs u-turn and says Kaepernick deserves another shot at the NFL

Jun 18th 2020, 12:19 PM 8,711 Views 10 Comments

The US president has made a considerable departure from his 2017 comments, when he called for protesting players to be expelled from the league.

Trump asked China's president for help in boosting re-election prospects, former advisor says in tell-all book
# John Bolton
# John Bolton

Trump asked China's president for help in boosting re-election prospects, former advisor says in tell-all book

Jun 18th 2020, 7:02 AM 16,830 Views 56 Comments

John Bolton wrote that the US President “saw conspiracies behind rocks” in his book due to be published next week.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Facebook launches voter information centre amid concern over Trump posts
# Mark Zuckerberg
# Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook launches voter information centre amid concern over Trump posts

Jun 17th 2020, 7:14 AM 16,239 Views 14 Comments

The platform continues to face criticism for not removing or labelling posts by Trump that that spread misinformation.

Trump administration sues to block ex-aide John Bolton's book
# White House
# White House

Trump administration sues to block ex-aide John Bolton's book

Jun 17th 2020, 6:55 AM 22,853 Views 36 Comments

‘The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir’ is due to hit the shelves next Tuesday.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Trump rejects health concerns for election rally and says he wants to triple crowd numbers
# Oklahoma
# Oklahoma

Trump rejects health concerns for election rally and says he wants to triple crowd numbers

Jun 16th 2020, 7:07 AM 25,357 Views 37 Comments

Health experts have warned against the planned rally in Oklahoma at a time when cases are rising again in the state.

# donald-trump - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Donald Trump suggests he will boycott NFL and US Soccer
# Unimpressed
From The42
# Unimpressed

Donald Trump suggests he will boycott NFL and US Soccer

Jun 14th 2020, 5:41 PM 13,418 Views 14 Comments

Colin Kaepernick started kneeling in 2016 to highlight racial inequality, and the US president does not want others to follow suit.

# donald-trump - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Trump says police chokeholds sound 'so innocent and perfect' but should 'generally be ended’
# Police Brutality
# Police Brutality

Trump says police chokeholds sound 'so innocent and perfect' but should 'generally be ended’

Jun 13th 2020, 9:15 AM 34,473 Views 70 Comments

Chokeholds have come under renewed scrutiny in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in police custody.

# donald-trump - Friday 12 June, 2020

Trump supporters attending his rallies told they must sign waiver promising not to sue if they catch Covid-19
# Indemnity
# Indemnity

Trump supporters attending his rallies told they must sign waiver promising not to sue if they catch Covid-19

Jun 12th 2020, 7:02 AM 29,431 Views 72 Comments

The first of his rallies is due to take next Friday in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

# donald-trump - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Trump rules out changing names of US military bases named after Confederate leaders
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Trump rules out changing names of US military bases named after Confederate leaders

Jun 10th 2020, 10:08 PM 31,693 Views 116 Comments

The demand for renaming the bases gathered momentum in the wake of protests.

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police
# Criticism
# Criticism

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

Jun 10th 2020, 8:51 AM 28,307 Views 79 Comments

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# donald-trump - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'An Antifa provocateur': Trump makes unfounded claims about 75-year-old protester who was hospitalised by police
# Martin Gugino
# Martin Gugino

'An Antifa provocateur': Trump makes unfounded claims about 75-year-old protester who was hospitalised by police

Jun 9th 2020, 10:10 PM 42,736 Views 86 Comments

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# donald-trump - Monday 8 June, 2020

NFL star 'received death threats' over flag comments
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

NFL star 'received death threats' over flag comments

Jun 8th 2020, 12:19 PM 5,907 Views 6 Comments

The wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees revealed the news.

# donald-trump - Sunday 7 June, 2020

'Hopefully George is looking down, saying this is a great thing happening for our country': The week in quotes
# Say That Again
# Say That Again

'Hopefully George is looking down, saying this is a great thing happening for our country': The week in quotes

Jun 7th 2020, 6:30 PM 20,540 Views 16 Comments

Here’s what was said and who said what this week.