The Politex Report #1227

A Legal Trump Bump On His Road To Dictatorship

What dictators do: find a group to direct hate against, distracting citizens from ongoing suppression, bypass courts and manipulate them to pass laws that approve hate and suppression, and control the media to cloud these actions. -- JP

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This Der Spiegel Trump cover is stunning - The Washington Post https://t.co/Bp7de4o4R5

Der Spiegel, One of the Largest Magazines in Europe Just Sent Donald Trump One Helluva Statement. https://t.co/v11w5leyvj

Cover Story: John W. Tomac’s “Liberty’s Flameout” - The New Yorker https://t.co/X4dXGzugGu

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Overview: A Welcome Setback for Donald Trump: Bannon's Muslim Ban Fiasco. NY https://t.co/EtSSz1o2Bc

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Trump Pushes Bannon/Flynn Dark View of Islam to Center of U.S. Policy-Making, Connecting it to Muslims. NYT https://t.co/tNevUO1uoD

From America to Amerika: Understanding Bannon’s worldview and the fascist policies that follow. - WP https://t.co/GKnwsuJ5Gg

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Nazis Once Published List of Jewish Crimes, Trump Now Pushing to Do the Same for Immigrant Crimes. DN https://t.co/7XKc2UoHSH

The "De-Judification" of the Holocaust?: Trump Avoids Word "Jews" on Holocaust Remembrance Day. DN https://t.co/1pCbfp6NKe

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Donald Trump Through a Loudspeaker, Darkly: The muddling of fact and fiction is a tactic of totalitarian regimes. NY https://t.co/nqE6X8SFw4

Angelina Jolie: Refugee Policy Should Be Based on Facts, Not Fear. NYT https://t.co/Vkv0NW6MqE

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President Bannon?: Racist, Islamophobic Breitbart Leader Consolidates Power in Trump Lie House. DN https://t.co/0YsMHrcsFD

Nancy Pelosi is right: Steve Bannon is a white supremacist, and he's crafting federal policies now https://t.co/ybsa0rqcG

Muslim Ban's Father: Steve Bannon's 2007 film outline warned U.S. could turn into ‘Islamic States of America’ WP https://t.co/APOsGh6pE8

Kellyanne Conway made up a fake terrorist attack to justify Trump’s “Muslim ban” - Vox https://t.co/0a8n68KlpF

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Borders Reopen to the 100,000 Voided Visa Holders; Trump Attacks Judge as "so-called." NYT https://t.co/rUtc4OUwjA

Federal judge temporarily blocks Trump’s entry order nationwide, but how will 100,000 get their visas back? Yes. WP https://t.co/SajSZX4CrC

Court Temporarily Blocks Trump’s Muslim Ban, and Airlines Are Told to Allow Passengers Access. NYT https://t.co/MTdQy9RXAZ

Sarsour v. Trump: Palestinian-American Activist Sues the President to Overturn Muslim Ban. DN https://t.co/59W5DisFtZ

Attorney Suing Trump for Barring Children from Entering U.S. to See Their Parents. DN https://t.co/Y80db8Cok

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Wall Street suffers worst day in months following Trump Muslim ban. Guardian https://t.co/FFXP9oJZfk

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Trump Muslim Ban Drives Wedge Between Iraqi Soldiers and Americans. NYT https://t.co/tNjZVXvS2d

Hundreds of Texas Muslim Leaders Receive Alarming Survey Investigating Their Views on Islam. DN https://t.co/ckppQsmmb6

Former Norwegian prime minister detained at Dulles Airport for an hour. He visited Iran in 2014. -WP https://t.co/x7CujwbUV0

UK film-makers to use Iranian director's movie in anti-Trump protest outside US Embassy on Oscar Night. Guardian https://t.co/Jxr78Dnucw

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United States of Trump to Australia: Get Lost. Cohen, NYT https://t.co/LE8JAiODap

It is grotesque for Trump to dismiss Australia’s stranded refugees as the next “Boston bombers," says Cohen, NYT https://t.co/2kpf2DeySK

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