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Donald Trump’s Moves Rekindle Dakota Access Pipeline Fight

Indigenous leaders call for water protectors to return to North Dakota in light of new developments.

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Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ May Spark a Constitutional Crisis, Says Free Speech Activist

If security agencies are violating a court order to halt the deportation of green card holders and allow the detained to access lawyers, “the rule of law has completely broken down.”

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Sister of 16-Year-Old American Killed in Yemen in 2011 Dies in Raid Ordered by Trump

Abdulrahman al-Awlaki and his sister were children of the U.S.-born Yemeni preacher Anwar al-Awlaki, whom the U.S. assassinated with a drone in 2011.

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Federal Judge Blocks Part of Trump’s Immigration Ban

Following protests at a number of airports across the country and legal intervention by civil liberties watchdog groups, a U.S. District Court temporarily halts the deportation of people with valid visas or approved refugee papers.

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Protesters Descend on Kennedy International, Demanding Release of Detained Travelers

Crowds gathered Saturday outside the New York airport, where travelers were held as a result of President Trump’s executive order on refugees.

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Trump Strategist Stephen Bannon: Media Should ‘Keep Its Mouth Shut’

The man charged with guiding the president’s nationalist vision describes the media as “the opposition party” to the new administration.

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What Are the Possible Motives Behind Donald Trump’s Voter Fraud Lie?

By “propagating the myth of his stolen popular vote,” the president has attacked both the democratic process and the press, writes Amherst law professor Lawrence Douglas.

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Trump’s Approval Rating Is Low, but Many Americans Are Willing to Give Him a Chance

The new president’s initial approval rating of only 46 percent indicates widespread dissatisfaction, but a civic-engagement survey finds there are people who remain optimistic.

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‘Sanctuary Cities’ Refuse to Be Bullied by Trump’s Threats to Cut Funding

Seattle, New York and Los Angeles are among several cities that have declared they will protect undocumented immigrants despite the president’s possibly unconstitutional ultimatums.

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Top Trump Adviser Stephen Bannon and Tiffany Trump Are Registered to Vote in Two States

Trump has called for a probe into voter fraud during the 2016 election, even as new evidence shows that one of his daughters and one of his top aides hold dual-state registration.

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