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Steve Bannon

  1. We’re About to Find Out If Bannonism Is a ThingThe Breitbart chairman has a chance to trade pro-Trump sycophancy for an ideologically coherent brand of far-right populism.
  2. politics
    Donald Trump Jr. Agrees Steve Bannon S’s His Own D“Minus the foul language The Mooch pretty much nailed it.”
  3. Trump and Bannon Are Now Officially EnemiesAfter Bannon accused Don Jr. of “treason,” the president dropped the hammer on his former chief strategist.
  4. politics
    Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Win – and Neither Did His CampaignOne year ago: the plan to lose, and the administration’s shocked first days.
  5. Orrin Hatch to Retire, Meaning We Might See Senator Mitt Romney in 2019Having the GOP presidential nominee and anti-Trump firebrand in the Republican caucus would be interesting.
  6. year in review
    25 Wild Fashion Moments from the Trump White HouseFrom Melania’s hurricane heels to Louise Linton’s Instagram.
  7. Leave Steve Bannon Alone!Contrary to popular belief (and his own delusions), Bannon is far too irrelevant to bear responsibility for the GOP’s loss in Alabama.
  8. Roy Moore Reemerges for an Election-Eve Rally, and Good Lord, Was It WeirdThe rally in a remote barn featured Steve Bannon, a dig at Ivanka, a reference to Moore’s Jewish lawyer, and several inflatable alligators.
  9. stuck in the mittle
    The Flaw in Strategic Genius Steve Bannon’s Effort to Sour Utah on Mitt RomneyHe said Romney hid behind Mormonism to avoid Vietnam, proving he has less integrity than alleged predator Roy Moore. That won’t go over well in Utah.
  10. Bannon Plans to ‘Shock’ Elites by Electing Moore, Another Alleged Sex PredatorThis time, few are convinced that the sexual-abuse claims will cost Bannon’s candidate the election.
  11. Inside the Breitbart Embassy, Bannon Hosts Elites and Plots a Populist TakeoverSince leaving the White House, he’s moved his operation to a D.C. townhouse where he runs Breitbart News, hosts glitzy parties, and possibly resides.
  12. Are Both Sides in GOP Civil War Taking Aim at Roy Moore?The controversy over Roy Moore’s interest in minors had become a proxy war between GOP factions. Now maybe they will unite to dump the judge.
  13. politics
    After Trump Will Be Another Trump — and This One Could Be More DangerousLiberals ecstatic over this month’s election must not forget: Even after this demagogue is finished, a new one will rise in his place.
  14. Steve Bannon Reportedly Wants Mark Cuban to Run in 2020 As a DemocratTrump’s former senior adviser has a new favorite billionaire.
  15. The Uncertain Future of Trumpism Without TrumpRepublicans thought Ed Gillespie had found a way to appeal to Trump supporters without alienating suburbanites. Turns out it’s not so easy.
  16. Senate Republicans Rule Out DACA Fix in Spending BillAnd Steve Bannon has (reportedly) convinced a key House Republican to oppose legal status for Dreamers — in any bill.
  17. The Republican Party Deserves a Better Civil WarThe Bannon–McConnell feud boils down to this: How many more dashes of white-nationalist authoritarianism does the Koch agenda need?
  18. 2018 Senate Landscape Is Stable, With ‘Trump Ten’ Democrats Holding Their OwnSenatorial approval ratings are slipping slowly, but so are Donald Trump’s.
  19. Mitt Romney May Be Headed to the SenateThat’s bad news for Bannon.
  20. Trump, Bannon, and Pence Encounter a Terrifying Monster in the Woods on […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Halloween-themed episode of The President Show, where Anthony Atamanuik’s Donald Trump and Peter Grosz’s Mike […]
  21. campaign 2018
    The Attempted Remaking of Michael GrimmSteve Bannon looked at a convicted felon — and saw a populist.
  22. Bannon’s Populist ‘New Right’ Pretty Similar to the 1970s New RightThere were right-wing nationalist/populist culture warriors battling the Republican Establishment in the ’70s, too. Some of them are still around.
  23. Bannon Speaks Out for the Forgotten People of the Saudi Royal FamilyThe right-wing populist advocates for the Saudi blockade of Qatar — while a company owned by his rich patron collects checks from the UAE government.
  24. Will It Be Trump Versus Bannon in 2018 Senate Primaries?If the recent Alabama primary is any indication, it’s possible neither the president nor his former confidant is going to make much of a difference.
  25. Bannon Backs Kelli Ward Over Jeff Flake in ArizonaThe Trumpist insurgency wants to replace one of the GOP’s most vulnerable senators with a candidate best known for holding a town hall on chemtrails.
  26. Is Trump Leading Congressional Republicans to Slaughter?As Bannon prepares his war against McConnell, Trump is forcing Congress to vote on issues that drive a wedge between the far right and everyone else.
  27. Bannon Declares ‘War’ for at Least 3rd Time in Two MonthsWe get it, Steve.
  28. the national interest
    Steve Bannon’s Insurrection Might Also Be an Anti-Impeachment StrategyIs the coup against McConnell a ploy to shift blame from Trump? Or to protect his high crimes and misdemeanors?
  29. harvey weinstein
    Steve Bannon Once Profited From Ties to Harvey WeinsteinBannon’s website Breitbart has been quick to cast aspersions on Democrats who received donations from Weinstein.
  30. the national circus
    Frank Rich: Bob Corker and the Disgrace of Republican SilenceThe chair of the Senate Foreign Relations warned the president could start World War III. Why will none of his GOP colleagues back him up?
  31. Roy Moore May Have Killed the DACA DealSteve Bannon branded Moore’s victory as the revolt of the Trumpen proletariat. The president bought his hype.
  32. select all
    4 Key Takeaways From the Monster Milo Yiannopoulos Document LeakA distressing number of journalists tipped off Yiannopoulos during his Breitbart days.
  33. Breitbart News Takes Total Credit for Roy Moore VictoryThe Trump movement’s favorite media outlet is proclaiming itself the enforcer of ideology in the GOP, and is even threatening Trump himself.
  34. Tennessee Senator Bob Corker to Retire After 2018In a statement, Corker said that “the most important public service I have to offer our country could well occur over the next 15 months.”
  35. Report: Sebastian Gorka Delivered ‘Tirade’ on Islam to Army StudentsThe erstwhile White House adviser also says he helped write Trump’s U.N. speech.
  36. 3 New Yorkers Try the Steve Bannon Shirt Challenge▶️ We asked three New Yorkers to find out what it feels like under all those shirts.
  37. palace intrigue
    Here’s Why Steve Bannon Wears So Many ShirtsHis spokesperson and other highly knowledgeable play sources attempt to explain the former presidential counselor’s questionable fashion choice.
  38. politics
    Steve Bannon Is Reportedly Trying to Make Movies AgainWesterns, to be exact.
  39. Breitbart News Dubs Trump ‘Amnesty Don’ After Late-Night DACA DealThe website run by Steve Bannon, who declared himself Trump’s “wingman,” is not pleased with the president.
  40. the national circus
    Frank Rich: Donald Trump’s ‘Independence’ Is a Complete FarceHis deal with Democrats isn’t a sign he’s turned a corner. It merely shows he’s as erratic and unprincipled as he’s ever been.
  41. How Donald Trump’s Palace Intrigue WorksThe president seems to enjoy the permanent atmosphere of chaos and fear that surrounds his inner circle. But why?
  42. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers: Steve Bannon Describes ‘Billy Bush Weekend’ Like It’s a Holiday“Gather ‘round children, can you hear it? It’s the sound of the Access Hollywood bus!”
  43. Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Trump’s Hurricane Irma Response and […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at how Trump responded to Hurricane Irma and EPA head Scott […]
  44. Christie and Bannon Can’t Agree on Whose Trump Team Ouster Was More HumiliatingAfter Bannon claimed he put Christie in his “little black book,” the New Jersey governor said Bannon is just milking his “last 15 minutes of fame.”
  45. Steve Bannon’s Nationalism Isn’t About the Economy, StupidIf Bannon cared about his economic agenda, he would want Trump to work with Democrats. But he doesn’t, because he only cares about immigration.
  46. twitter fingers
    Bannon Says Trump Will Keep Tweeting Whether You Like It or Not“You’re gonna get some good there, and every now and again you’re gonna get some less good.”
  47. the national interest
    Bannon: Trump Sucks Up to Putin So He Can Help the Inner CitiesThe least plausible explanation yet of Trump’s suspicious Russophilia.
  48. Steve Bannon Thinks Civil War in GOP Is a Mistake … Unless He’s Running ItOn 60 Minutes, he said a 2018 fight over immigration reform would be “unwise,” then declared war on Establishment Republicans.
  49. celebrity politics
    George Clooney Wants You to Remember That Steve Bannon Is a Failed Screenwriter“He’d still be in Hollywood, still making movies and licking my ass to get me to do one of his stupid-ass screenplays.”
  50. politics
    Steve Bannon Says He’s Trump’s ‘Wingman’He also says he’s a “street fighter.”
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