Steve Bannon

As a conservative, I despair at Republicans' support for Trump. His vision is not conservatism

As Donald Trump extends his control over the Republican party, American conservatism has entered a pseudo-Orwellian stage where weakness is strength, appeasement is toughness, lies are truth, and “America first” means “blame America first”.<p>'Trump derangement syndrome': the week America went mad<p>Read …

Opinion (UK)

Are we sliding back to the chaos of the 1930s?

<b>(CNN) —</b> US President Donald Trump swept through Europe like a hurricane. He asked why his country was obliged to defend its allies, carped about "unfair" trade practices, blasted the UK and Germany as weak on migration and suggested President Vladimir Putin was as credible as America's own …

Europe

Bannon launching foundation to boost far-right in Europe

Steve Bannon is setting his populist sights overseas, aiming to upend the European Parliament by boosting right-wing and nationalist …

Europe

Steve Bannon plans foundation to fuel far right in Europe

Steve Bannon has announced plans to establish a foundation in Europe that he hopes will fuel the spread of rightwing populism across the continent.<p>Donald Trump’s former chief advisor in the White House told the Daily Beast that he wanted to offer a rightwing alternative to George Soros’s Open …

Donald Trump

Steve Bannon to create populist nonprofit foundation in Europe: Report

Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is moving to Europe to set up a populist foundation he will call "The Movement."<p>The foundation will …

U.S. Politics

World View: What are tenets of Donald Trump’s doctrine?

Paul Gillespie: Patterns have emerged in US president’s apparently chaotic decisions<p>about 7 hours ago<p>Is there a Trump doctrine? After a whirlwind two …

Donald Trump

Seb Gorka in Talks to Be Salem Radio’s New Host, as Network Plots a ‘Coup’ Against Its Trump Critics

The firebrand ex-Trump aide’s in talks with a right-wing radio outfit. Insiders tell The Daily Beast his hiring would likely come at the expense of …

Donald Trump

Trump backers seize on case of jailed UK far-right activist

LONDON (AFP) -<p>Supporters of US President Donald Trump are taking up the cause of an anti-Islam activist jailed in Britain for contempt of court, raising fears of a far-right revival.<p>Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, widely known by his pseudonym Tommy Robinson, was imprisoned for 13 months earlier this year …

Donald Trump

Ben Shapiro Calls James Gunn Firing Over Old Tweets a 'Bad Precedent'

Gunn was let go Friday from Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy 3” after “offensive” tweets surfaced<p>Newly-ousted “Guardians of the Galaxy” director …

Donald Trump

“To destroy the liberal world order”: Trump, Putin, and the imperiled trans-Atlantic alliance

By Ted ReinertDonald Trump’s fifth presidential visit to Europe, from July 11 to 16 with stops in Brussels for a NATO summit, in London to tend to …

Foreign Policy

There Are 3 Main Theories That Explain Trump's Approach to Putin and Russia -- Which One Makes the Most Sense?

Businesses are basically serfdoms. The CEO is the king, the board and senior executives are the courtiers and landed gentry, and the workers are the …

Liberal View

Trump Is Selling Out America, and His Supporters Love It

Whatever Putin has on Trump Is reshaping global politics.<p>President Donald J. Trump loves Vladimir Putin, the Russian strongman—as do the …

Donald Trump

The Trump Administration Grifting Matrix

An attempt to plot the financial and philosophical motivations of current and former White House officials.<p>If the people in the Trump administration share one thing in common (other than the obvious), it is their inspiring passion for the art of the grift. And given their boss’ well-documented …

News (U.S.)

LBC Is Facing An Investigation Over Nigel Farage's Interview With Steve Bannon

Ofcom has received dozens of complaints about the interview, BuzzFeed News has learned.<p>LBC faces a possible investigation from the British broadcast regulator over its explosive interview with former Trump campaign manager Steve Bannon, BuzzFeed News has learned.<p>Ofcom is considering its next steps …

Tommy Robinson

White Christians Must Resist an Age of Tyranny

July 20, 2018 by Rev. Jen Butler<p>This week President Trump showed unadulterated support for a murderous tyrant by embracing Russian President Vladimir …

Human Rights

CNBC TRANSCRIPT: PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP SITS DOWN WITH CNBC’S JOE KERNEN

Following is the unofficial transcript of a CNBC interview with President Donald Trump and CNBC’s Joe Kernen that aired on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” …

Donald Trump

The issue with Trump (and how he didn't mention flight MH17)

In Europe, The Netherlands in particular, I often encounter an increasingly familiar outcry regarding Trump. It’s only grown as Malaysia Airlines …

Netherlands

Everyone Should See This Interview With Steve Bannon

Yesterday CNBC hosted their Delivering Alpha conference. This conference is primarily an opportunity for investors to hear views and ideas from some of Wall Street’s best.<p>However, the bigger picture/geopolitical environment is far more important for the market at the moment, than what a big hedge …

The White House

How Trump Stymied Democrats and the Resistance

Politics is rarely edifying, much less elegant. And the mayhem over President Trump’s comments after meeting with Vladimir Putin and the response of …

Politics

Contrasting Virginia campaigns could affect control of House

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some GOP congressmen in Virginia want nothing to do with their own party's provocative candidate for Senate, Corey Stewart, an outspoken acolyte of President Donald Trump and defender of Confederate monuments. Stewart says he's fine with the cold shoulders if it helps …

U.S. Politics

How Hollywood Liberal Mark Duplass Fell Under the Spell of Ben Shapiro and the ‘Intellectual Dark Web’

The Hollywood nice guy has taken it upon himself to bridge the political divide. It hasn’t been going so well.<p>On Wednesday, professed Hollywood nice …

News (U.S.)

‘You Are Either With Trump or You Are Against Him,’ Says Bannon, as Putin Mayhem Tests President’s Grip on GOP

For the most part, Trump’s outraged, aghast followers-turned-critics have all come home very quickly. It’s a play we’ve all seen before.<p>Once again, …

Donald Trump

Former Trump administration officials: A list of notable departures

A growing number of people have left the Trump administration in just over a year, including Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, chief strategist Steve Bannon and FBI Director James Comey.<p>Some, such as Comey, were fired by President Trump, while others resigned or retired …

Donald Trump

The MAGA Trolls Have Met Their Match In Sacha Baron Cohen And "Who Is America?"

Showtime<p>Gun rights activist Philip Van Cleave helps Baron Cohen make a video for a fictitious "Kinderguardians" program, which arms kindergartners …

Activism

Sources: McMaster Mocked Trump’s Intelligence At A Private Dinner

McMaster’s allegedly dismissive comments are the latest suggestion that at least some of Trump’s senior-most aides see their jobs as containing a …

Donald Trump

This Is How Steve Bannon And Breitbart Tried To Sabotage Twitter

<b>Steve Bannon and his associates</b> at Breitbart News planned a broad financial, legal, and editorial campaign to damage Twitter, according to documents …

Donald Trump

Trump's 70-plus hours of madness

Had Trump tried to ship McFaul east, he would have been impeached. The storming of the Winter Palace would have been quaint by comparison.

Donald Trump

When Republicans and Democrats cooperate, hold onto your wallet

For all the talk of extreme partisanship in Washington — Republicans and Democrats blaming each other instead of fixing bad immigration laws, soaring …

Financial Services

This Is How Steve Bannon Sees The Entire World

Mandel Ngan / AFP / Getty Images<p><i>Donald Trump’s newly named chief strategist and senior counselor Steve Bannon laid out his global nationalist vision</i> …

Middle-class

Trump says it would be a ‘dream’ to run against Biden in 2020

President Trump says it would be “a dream” to run against former Vice President Joe Biden in 2020.<p>In an interview that aired Thursday on CBS, Trump …

Joe Biden