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PBC News & Comment: As Trump Smears The Squad, CNN Smears Assange

Ignoring facts while pandering to ignorant Americans, Trump claims The Squad hates America, CNN adds fresh lies to Russiagate narrative….–the CNN report is here

–Caitlin Johnstone’s takedown of the CNN story is here

–at ConsortiumNews, Ray McGovern says Mueller delayed testimony after DC federal court slams Mueller for promoting inferences as fact

new lawsuit related to Seth Rich murder asserts that reporter Ellen Ratner met with Assange, who told her that Seth Rich and brother Aaron leaked DNC data

–still trapped in the crossfire, Chelsea Manning’s contempt fines increase to $1,000 per day

–even before his racist attacks on The Squad, Fox “News” reported last Thursday on a bizarre tweet from Individual 1

–The Squad forcefully rejected Trump’s assaults, as Trump allies scramble to spin his outrageous comments as somehow acceptable

–Biden tries to counter Medicare for All with Obamacare plus public option, which fails politically and practically

–quarterly fundraising reports favor Biden, Sanders, Warren, Harris and Buttigieg

–Puerto Ricans protest Gov. Rossello’s offensive chat messages for third day

–in Jeffrey Epstein coverage, NY Times widens focus to include Ghislaine Maxwell as Epstein’s procurer of underage girls, but avoids the intel angle

–federal judge in San Francisco Roundup case upholds verdict against Monsanto while reducing punitive damages award