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People being ‘summoned’ to work without pay is ‘slave’ treatment: CNN’s Don Lemon

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On Thursday, CNN host Don Lemon said the federal government is treating workers like “slaves” by making them work without pay during the shutdown. The government shutdown is headed into its fourth week. Thousands of people are showing up to work without pay, and little progress has been made to reopen the government.

While talking about Hip Hop artist Cardi B’s viral video, that captured the attention of U.S. Senators, Lemon said that people should listen to her remarks.

“Of course, you should care about what she says because she is speaking for a lot of people,” Lemon said to CNN’s Chris Cuomo on Thursday. “She is absolutely right. This is ridiculous”

“If you are being summoned to work without pay, what is a similar synonym for that?” he asked.

“And for no good reason,” Cuomo said.

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“What kind of people work without being paid? Either you are an indentured servant or a slave. That is what is happening,” Lemon said.

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FLASHBACK: Jeffrey Epstein accuser revealed there are tapes of famous men with underage girls

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A 2015 report is resurfacing on Raw Story as the Jeffrey Epstein trial begins and Washington and New York men fear being outed.

It appears that a series of QAnon Facebook groups and pro-Trump groups were the ones responsible for posting the story.

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Fox News is so obsessed with Ocasio-Cortez they said her name three times as much as CNN or MSNBC

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It's clear that Fox News and other right-wing reporters are trying to create boogymen in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. A new analysis by CNN media reporter Brian Stelter, revealed that the conservative network has said Ocasio-Cortez's name more than CNN and MSNBC combined.

"First, Ocasio-Cortez and her "Squad" mate Ilhan Omar have been talked about a lot more on Fox than on other cable news channels this year," Stelter wrote. "Second, the freshmen have been getting more attention on cable than seasoned leaders of the Democratic Party."

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Congress should ask Mueller these specific questions about Trump’s involvement with Russia: Conservative columnist

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Conservative Never-Trump columnist Jennifer Rubin outlined the essential questions that Democrats should ask special counsel Robert Mueller in an op-ed for the Washington Post.

"Rather than engage in the normal scattershot questioning punctuated by speechifying, the House Judiciary Committee should assign its able attorney Norman Eisen to conduct the questioning," proposed Rubin. "Members could then follow up with additional questions.'

One question she proposed asking: "Mr. Mueller, the attorney general said you did not find 'collusion.' However, you did not look for collusion. Please explain what you looked for and how that differs from [Attorney General William] Barr’s assertion that you essentially cleared President Trump of collusion?"

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