A.C. Thompson

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A.C. Thompson is an investigative reporter for ProPublica.

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President Trump condemned Friday’s New Zealand mosque attack, but did not condemn the white supremacy motives of the gunman.

The link between Trump and white supremacists

President Trump condemned Friday’s New Zealand mosque attack, but did not condemn the white supremacy motives of the gunman.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s been more than three weeks since the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. But there are still a lot of lingering questions.

New PBS documentary looks at Neo-Nazis and hate in America

It’s been more than three weeks since the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. But there are still a lot of lingering questions.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On Sunday, white nationalists plan to march on Washington, one year after the rally in Charlottesville.

Far-right demonstrators plan to mark a year since their Unite the Right rally

On Sunday, white nationalists plan to march on Washington, one year after the rally in Charlottesville.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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When the Chief Executive lies repeatedly, what’s a reporter to do?  CNN’s Jim Acosta defends his multiple public challenges of Donald Trump in a book called, “The Enemy of the People.”

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Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.

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“Supreme Revenge” describes increasingly bitter battles over the highest court in the land. It’s the title of a Frontline documentary featuring Reagan, Obama and Trump.

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New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand tweeted on Wednesday -- after Robert Mueller spoke out on his report -- that impeachment hearings must start.

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There were Trumpian moments, but it wasn’t Trump’s most turbulent trip to Europe.

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Susie Linfield traces the history behind what she views as a leftist abandonment of Zionism by Jewish intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky and Hannah Arendt.

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A deep-seated denial of the racist, colonial roots of gun rights in the U.S. underlies the left’s flawed approach to domestic arms control.

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