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Cambridge Analytica whistleblower sounds the alarm on ‘voter suppression campaigns’ against African-Americans

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Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie alleged that the company he worked for was operating voter suppression campaigns during the 2016 election.

According to a CNN report, while testifying to the Senate Judiciary Committee, Wylie said that the company offered clients a service of discouraging targeted people in the American populous from voting.

“Mr. Bannon sees cultural warfare as the means to create enduring change in American politics. It was for this reason Mr. Bannon engaged SCL (Cambridge Analytica’s parent company), a foreign military contractor, to build an arsenal of informational weapons he could deploy on the American population,” Wylie told the senate, about the former top advisor to President Donald Trump.

The former Cambridge employee didn’t provide specific evidence of the claim nor examples of where it was done in the United States. However, when asked by Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) if Bannon’s goal “was to suppress voting or discourage certain individuals in the US from voting,” Wylie confessed, “That was my understanding, yes.”

Following the hearing, CNN asked if Wylie ever participated in any voter suppression tactics while at the company, and he said he did not. He noted that African-Americans specifically were targets of Cambridge Analytica’s “voter disengagement tactics.” he explained that they were used to “discourage or demobilize certain types of people from voting.” It was a service that he said campaigns and political action committees (PACs) specifically requested.

Read the full report from CNN.

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Trump thinks he can create his own healthcare law that will take the issue off the table for Democrats

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One of the significant issues Republicans lost on in 2018 was their nearly decade-long crusade to unmake the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.

This week Trump will announce that he's running for president again, and he promises a surprise announcement while there. While it's unclear what he intends for the surprise, one thing he is talking about is a better healthcare law than the Democratic one.

According to The New York Times, Trump is "vowing to issue the plan within a month or two, reviving a campaign promise with broad consequences for next year’s contest."

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Donald Trump whines: ‘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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