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Press Secretary Jen Psaki brilliantly smacks down Newsmax reporter trying to get Black UN Ambassador fired

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki responded to a reporter from the right wing website Newsmax who asked if President Joe Biden will fire the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations.

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield joined the U.S. Foreign Service four decades ago, in 1982. Her extensive resume includes serving as United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Director General of the United States Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, United States Ambassador to Liberia, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, among others.

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'I haven't seen him': Matt Gaetz skips GOP conference meeting where lawmakers pretend he doesn't exist

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) reportedly skipped a weekly Republican conference meeting on Wednesday where lawmakers declined to discuss the allegations against him.

Gaetz has been linked to a Department of Justice investigation into sex trafficking and other allegations.

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Mike Lindell's 'free speech' social media site bans swearing, porn and taking God's name in vain

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell announced this week that so-called "free speech" on his new social media site will not include swearing, porn or taking God's name in vain.

In a video posted on what appeared to be a placeholder page for the new site, Lindell explained some of the membership rules for Frankspeech.com.

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'Irresponsible rhetoric just fuels this': Kayleigh McEnany blames CNN hosts for latest Minnesota 'riots'

Fox News host Kayleigh McEnany on Monday blamed several CNN hosts for so-called "riots" that broke out in Minnesota on Sunday after 20-year-old Daunte Wright was killed by police at a traffic stop.

"There is a preachy crowd in America that says, 'Oh, you've got to sit down and sing Kumbaya and do all of that,'" Fox News host Harris Faulkner told McEnany during a segment about the protests. "This might be an opportunity for Republicans because there's nobody in the streets trying to help organize this. And I'm wondering, do you go there and do you do what the preachy crowd says what they're always going to do and make it better?"

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Glenn Greenwald defends Matt Gaetz's right to have sex with 'consenting' 17-year-old girl

Libertarian journalist Glenn Greenwald, a frequent Fox News guest, this week said that Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) has the right to have sex with a "consenting" 17-year-old girl.

Greenwald made the remarks on Twitter although Gaetz has denied that he had sex with a 17-year-old girl. Gaetz has also said that he is innocent of sex trafficking allegations.

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Now MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell claims he hired 'investigators to look into Fox News

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, one of Fox News' largest advertisers, announced on Steve Bannon's "War Room" podcast on Friday that he has hired a team of "private investigators" to dig into Fox News over the burning issue of why the conservative channel won't let him appear on-air to tout groundless election conspiracy theories.

This article first appeared in Salon.

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Herschel Walker tells Fox News he's 'praying' to run against Sen. Warnock in Georgia despite Texas residency

Former football star Herschel Walker suggested on Sunday that he wants to be the next Republican senator from Georgia despite being a resident of Texas.

During an interview on Sunday, Fox News host Maria Bartiromo asked Walker if he would try to unseat Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) in 2022.

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'We couldn't find one instance': Chris Wallace grills Greg Abbott for ignoring migrant sex abuse under Trump

Fox News host Chris Wallace on Sunday called out Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) for turning a blind eye to the sexual abuse of migrants while President Donald Trump was in office.

During an interview on Fox News Sunday, Wallace pointed out that Abbott has made migrant abuse a top talking point since President Joe Biden took over the White house.

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Tucker Carlson sparks controversy with his latest defense of the racist 'white replacement theory'

Fox News' Tucker Carlson is facing stark criticism for his latest attempt to defend the notion of the "white supremacy replacement" theory.

According to Mother Jones, on Thursday, April 8, Carlson appeared to justify the disturbing theory that ultimately influenced the U.S. Capitol riots and the disturbing mass shootings that have taken place across the United States and in other parts of the world.

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Fox News under fire after egregiously airing explicit images of alleged Hunter Biden sex tape

Two of Fox News' primetime hosts on Thursday evening aired explicit images that allegedly captured President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden engaging in sexual acts.

According to Mediaite, Fox News host Tucker Carlson was joined by Josh Boswell, the Daily Mail senior reporter who released the publication's latest report detailing "what WASN'T in Hunter Biden's book," alleging a variety of malfeasance. They aired images that appeared to be Hunter Biden with women in sexual situations, with the women's faces blurred out.

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Anti-Defamation League chief says Tucker Carlson 'must go' after endorsing neo-Nazi conspiracy theory

Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Thursday endorsed the "great replacement" conspiracy theory that's been used by white supremacists as justification to commit mass murder.

During his show, Carlson claimed it was "true" that "the Democratic Party is trying to replace the current electorate" with "new people, more obedient voters from the Third World."

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Matt Gaetz is so politically toxic that even Sean Hannity has seemingly 'abandoned' him: report

Fox News' Sean Hannity has been a bombastic supporter of Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida, but with the U.S. Department of Justice investigating allegations that Gaetz was sexually involved with a 17-year-old girl, many Republicans are distancing themselves from the far-right Republican congressman. And according to April 7 analysis by Media Matters reporters Matt Gertz and Eric Hananoki, even Hannity — along with others at Fox News — has seemingly "abandoned" the 38-year-old Gaetz.

Gertz and Hananoki explain, "Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) owes his political rise to Fox News. Politicians gain power in the modern GOP by grabbing and holding the attention of the base, and the easiest way to do that is through its most trusted media outlet…. It seems, however, that Fox has now abandoned Gaetz at his moment of greatest need."

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'This is the perfect question': Jennifer Granholm flips the script as Fox News grills her on infrastructure

Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm took on two Fox News hosts who attempted to grill her on the Biden administration's infrastructure plan.

Fox News host Bill Hemmer began Thursday's interview by suggesting that President Joe Biden is already retreating from his infrastructure goals.

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