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Facebook outraged after prominent GOPer posts picture of Paris corpses to blame ‘diversity’ for terrorism

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A former Republican congressman and failed candidate for both Colorado governor and president twice posted an anti-immigration message on Facebook showing the bodies of victims slain in a Paris nightclub.

Tom Tancredo, who served seven terms in the U.S. House, twice posted the unedited image of dozens of victims killed during a concert at the Bataclan theater — which he used to criticize Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s stance on Syrian refugees.

“Celebrating Diversity, One massacre at a time,” reads the post’s text, shared Monday above a photo of the massacre scene. “Coming soon to a concert hall near you.”

The photo first ran in the Daily Mail, with the bodies blurred out, but Tancredo did not obscure the carnage when he asked a friend to create the social media meme — which closely matches themes promoted by white supremacists.

Tancredo, who staked his political career on fighting immigration, said he welcomed the controversy that he hoped would “start a conversation” about potential risks posed by Syrian refugees to U.S. security.

“I’m referring to the fact that this tragedy (in Paris), this horror, is something you cannot contain to one country if you don’t do something meaningful about immigration — a subject I’ve been involved in for some time — these are the kinds of things that result when you don’t protect your citizens,” Tancredo told The Denver Post.

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He accused Hinkenlooper, who has said he would welcome refugees from the Syrian civil war after they had been closely vetted by federal authorities, of creating “a sanctuary state for Muslim terrorists.”

The Democratic governor declined to join more than 30 other U.S. governors in rejecting the refugees — although they don’t technically have the authority to do so.

“Great idea, John,” Tancredo said in a second Facebook post Wednesday that used the unedited Bataclan image. “What could ‘possibly’ go wrong?”

Hinkenlooper was not amused when a reporter showed him the images, reported The Post.

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“That’s beyond comment,” the governor said. “Come on.”

The Colorado Republican Party pointed out that Tancredo, who sought the GOP nomination for president in 2008 before dropping out to work for Mitt Romney, announced two weeks ago he was no longer affiliated with the party.

“According to his own words, Tom Tancredo is no longer a registered Republican, and therefore is no longer our problem,” said Ryan Lynch, executive director of the state GOP.

Tancredo hoped to challenge Hinkenlooper in the 2014 gubernatorial race but lost in the GOP primary.

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He announced his decision to drop his Republican affiliation in a column posted on Breitbart, where he complained the GOP had failed to stop President Barack Obama’s “transformative” agenda.

Republican lawmakers in Colorado have generally opposed the governor’s position on Syrian refugees, citing conservative media reports indicating that two service members with unspecified ties to Colorado Springs are on an ISIS hit list.

Sen. David Vitter, who is trailing in the Louisiana gubernatorial race, has also exploited the Paris attacks this week in political ads.

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Donald Trump: ‘My life has always been a fight’

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The full interview with President Donald Trump finally aired on ABC Sunday, revealing the shocking way that he views his life.

Trump lamented that he's had such a hard life, as the son of multi-millionaires who paid to get him out of trouble multiple times.

"You're a fighter. You, you, it feels like you're in a constant kind of churn--" host George Stephanopoulos began.

"Yeah, uh, my life has always been a fight," Trump said. "And I enjoy that I guess, I don't know if I enjoy it or not, I guess -- sometimes I have false fights like the Russian witch hunt. That's a false fight. That's a made-up, uh, hoax. And I had to fight that."

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The right-wing scored more in years of Trump than eight years of George W. Bush: report

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President George W. Bush oversaw eight years that restricted rights, banned LGBTQ equality, appointed anti-choice judges and so much more. But under Donald Trump's presidency, social conservatives have managed to roll back any progress made by President Barack Obama's leadership.

A new Axios report listed out any anti-LGBTQ, anti-women and anti-poor policies.

“He campaigned saying that he would be a good friend to LGBT people,” James Esseks, director of the ACLU’s LGBT and HIV Project, told VOX. "Actions speak far louder than words. And what he's done has been a wreck."

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Israel’s Netanyahu just christened a building named after Trump — that doesn’t even exist

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spent his Father’s Day dedicating a new Trump Tower-type building that hasn't been built in a town that doesn't exist.

Standing in front of a large sign saying "Trump Heights," Netanyahu, who is being forced back into another election, announced the building before planning even began, Axios reported.

A great day on the Golan. PM Netanyahu and I had the honor to dedicate “Trump Heights” — first time Israel has dedicated a village in honor of a sitting president since Harry Truman (1949). Happy Birthday Mr. President!! @POTUS pic.twitter.com/fdYWzokFLK

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