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February 22, 2017 12:12 AM Trump’s America will be on vivid display at annual conservative gathering

“Every movement that gets dusty or sclerotic relies on an infusion of energy from the bottom up,” said White House counselor Kellyanne Conway. “It also takes a transformative individual to bring about change.” Panels scheduled for the four-day conference include how the left does “not support law enforcement”; why the United States can’t have the same security 11

February 21, 2017 11:01 PM Civilities: Simon & Schuster needs to apologize for the Milo Yiannopoulos debacle

Tuesday was another very bad day for now former Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos, who resigned from his position with the conservative publication in a news release. On Monday, he lost his publisher, Simon & Schuster, when the company canceled his forthcoming book, “Dangerous,” after the unearthing of a highly offensive video that quoted him advocating 20

February 21, 2017 9:51 PM Milo Yiannopoulos Said He Was Sexually Abused As A Child And Resigned From Breitbart News

The move comes after he made comments defending pedophilia, leading to his book deal being canceled. Conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos said Tuesday he was sexually abused twice as a child, once by a priest, during a news conference where he apologized for and defended comments he made condoning pedophilia. “I am a gay man, and a child abuse victim 12

February 21, 2017 9:46 PM Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos resigns following outrage over his past comments about pedophilia

Milo Yiannopoulos, the incendiary writer who helped make Breitbart News a leading organ of the alt-right, resigned from the news organization Tuesday after a video of him endorsing pedophilia resurfaced online over the weekend. Yiannopoulos has been a flame-throwing provocateur whose writing has offended women, Muslims, blacks and gay people ever since 7

February 21, 2017 9:32 PM Scott Pruitt Signals Dramatic Shift in EPA Priorities

In speech before employees, the new chief emphasized giving business certainty about rules WASHINGTON—In his first speech as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt stressed a dramatic change of priorities at the agency, stating the importance of the agency’s communication and relationship with businesses but giving few details

February 21, 2017 8:58 PM 5 things to expect from CPAC 2017

The annual Conservative Political Action Conference will once again bring some of the brightest stars in the conservative political world together to share ideas and strategies. Speakers this year will include President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Ted Cruz among others. Below are five things viewers can expect to see discussed at the national 16

February 21, 2017 8:39 PM Milo Yiannopoulos Is Leaving Breitbart News

Simon & Schuster and CPAC both dropped him after his 2016 comments on pedophilia resurfaced. Milo Yiannopoulos resigned Tuesday from Breitbart News, the right-wing nationalist site where he’s served as a senior editor and high-profile contributor. “Breitbart News has stood by me when others caved,” Yiannopoulos said in a statement. “They have allowed 9

February 21, 2017 8:36 PM JUST IN: Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns From Breitbart News

Milo Yiannopoulos resigned from his position as senior editor at Breitbart News amid a controversy over comments in which he appeared to defend pedophilia. "Breitbart News has stood by me when others caved," Yiannopoulos said in a statement this afternoon. "I would be wrong to allow my poor choice of words to detract from my colleagues’ important reporting 13

February 21, 2017 4:07 PM Milo Yiannopoulos’s free ride on free speech is over

Milo Yiannopoulos claims to hate political correctness. He is about to feel the pain of living without its benefits. Despite all of Yiannopoulos's talk, the reality is that the Breitbart News editor has thrived on political correctness. He built his brand not by saying substantive things but by demanding that he be allowed to say whatever he wants — while 13

February 21, 2017 3:32 PM The Daily 202: Trump’s new national security adviser literally wrote the book on Vietnam

THE BIG IDEA: When you don’t tell the truth about little things, you cannot be trusted to tell the truth about big things. As a candidate, Donald Trump attacked Barack Obama dozens of times for playing too much golf. "I'm going to be working for you,” Trump said at a rally last year. “I'm not going to have time to go play golf.” Since taking office four weeks 24