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Silicon Valley Innovators Disrupt Trump Administration by Drafting a Cool Letter 

Syrian musician says Trump immigration order insults humanity | Reuters 

Iran slams ‘provocative’ US warning over missile test | Iran News | Al Jazeera 

Netanyahu Pledges to Build New Settlement, Add to Rest – Bloomberg 

Hundreds ‘wrongly placed on terrorism watch list’ could sue Reuters — RT UK 

That Was Quick: Hunters Stopped a Bill to Privatize Over 3 Million Acres of Public Land – Motherboard 

Can a president pull funding from a university? Trump picks a free-speech fight with Berkeley, the college that birthed the Free Speech Movement — Quartz 

Donald Trump’s language use is using the verbiage of victimhood to position himself as America’s savior — Quartz 

Resisting Donald Trump: The theory of social contagion can teach us how to spread love instead of hate — Quartz 

Donald Trump’s Russian connection: Trump’s first weeks in office were so unpredictable even his Russian fan club is getting worried — Quartz 

What effect did the record influx of refugees have on jobs and crime in Germany? Not much — Quartz 

The social cost of carbon, the most important number you’ve not heard of, could soon be under attack by climate-change deniers in Donald Trump’s administration — Quartz 

Donald Trump’s Black History Month remarks are so ridiculous the full transcript speaks for itself — Quartz 

How long US president Donald Trump’s phone calls lasted with Australia’s Malcolm Turnbull, Russia’s Vladimir Putin, and other world leaders — Quartz 

America’s Student Debt Problem Is Much Bigger Than Anybody Realized | Zero Hedge 

Donald Trump on Religious Nationalism at the Prayer Breakfast – The Atlantic 

The problem with ‘inner cities’ isn’t the ‘carnage’ Trump describes – MarketWatch 

Trump vs. Schwarzenegger vs. Jesus’s Sacrifice – Hit & Run : Reason.com 

Non-Muslim Americans wear hijab in solidarity for World Hijab Day – BBC News 

These groups are trying to expose right-wing extremists in Canada – VICE News 

Japan Is Caught in the Crossfire of Trump’s Assault on Mexico – Bloomberg 

What Did Donald Trump Just Tweet? – The Atlantic 

Mexico’s foreign minister to meet U.N. chief in New York | Reuters 

Women’s March turns its site into a Meetup.com for the movement | TechCrunch 

Game developers impacted by Trump’s #MuslimBan: Devolver Digital wants to help 

Scientists Protest Trump Order With Boycotts of Journals, Conferences – Scientific American 

Trump travel ban sparks protest in Rome | Reuters 

As pro-Trump nonprofits rev up, regulators stall again 

News from The Associated Press 

Over 12,000 tweets are calling for Trump’s assassination. Here’s how the Secret Service handles it 

Excessive air pollution may be cause for a fifth of dementia cases – study — RT America 

Why is Israel building new settlements in the West Bank? – Straight Dope Message Board 

Merkel Presses Erdogan on Freedom, Democracy – WSJ 

Inside the GOP’s unpopular plan to sell off public wilderness – The Verge 

Trump border tax would be a major blow for the troubled retail and restaurant sector – MarketWatch 

Scientists in Canada Are Organizing a Boycott Against US Conferences – Motherboard 

A painful reminder for Donald Trump of why torture is pointless | New Scientist 

More Than 70 Arrests In North Dakota As Pipeline Detractors Weigh Legal Action : The Two-Way : NPR 

The Heartland Depends on — and Loathes — Globalization – Bloomberg 

Who Will Trump Blast Next Over Their Currencies? – Bloomberg 

Award for Merkel over migration policy during 2015 crisis raises eyebrows on social media — RT News 

Schwarzenegger Responds: “Hey Donald, Let’s Switch Jobs, Then People Can Finally Sleep Again” | Zero Hedge 

Alarmed By Washington, Liberal Protesters Bring Concerns Home To Lawmakers : The Two-Way : NPR 

Most Modern Presidents Declared ‘National African American History Month’ | TMZ.com 

Doctor reveals the secret behind Donald Trump’s glorious mane – MarketWatch 

Should it be incumbent on Twitter etc to ban Trump’s accounts? – Straight Dope Message Board 

Moscow says feels Trump’s readiness to cooperate without anti-Russian ‘phobias’: RIA | Reuters 

News from The Associated Press 

News from The Associated Press 

Tillerson Vow to Keep Away From Exxon Runs Into World of Oil – Bloomberg 

Trump adviser Steve Bannon thinks there’s “no doubt” the US is headed for war in the South China Sea — Quartz 

Peter Thiel’s New Zealand citizenship stokes political debate | Reuters 

‘Idol’ contestant besieged by pro-Trump Twitter users because of his name 

Nation’s largest network is down and everyone’s making a Trump joke 

Twitter’s Fightback Against Abuse Off to an Underwhelming Start | Digital Trends 

Trump’s Backers Want Action on Jobs, Taxes, Immigration – WSJ 

Draft of Executive Order Looks to Re-Examine Visa Programs – WSJ 

U.S. judge orders Trump administration to allow entry to immigrant visa holders | Reuters 

Does Trump have RBF? – Straight Dope Message Board 

Democratic Lawmakers Seek Pentagon Probe of Mike Flynn’s Russia Today Ties – WSJ 

Pentagon Probe of Islamic State Intelligence Finds Reports Weren’t Skewed – WSJ 

Blizzard Entertainment CEO weighs in as critic of Trump’s Muslim ban | GamesBeat | Games | by Dean Takahashi 

Watch this puppet cleverly take down the absurdity of banning refugees 

For hardline West Bank settlers, Jared Kushner’s their man | Reuters 

‘Unreasonable burden’: House votes to repeal SEC rule on US energy company payments to foreign govts — RT America 

An explosive report on Trump’s talks with Peña Nieto shows how fraught US-Mexico relations are now — Quartz 

Trump’s defense chief: U.S. stands with Seoul to face N.Korea threat | Reuters 

Mexico Starts 90-Day Countdown to Opening Nafta Renegotiations – Bloomberg 

House votes to repeal anti-corruption law for oil companies abroad – CSMonitor.com 

Donald Trump is being a total ‘mean girl’ to world leaders right now 

Non-Muslim Americans wear hijab in solidarity for World Hijab Day – BBC News 

Ex-Twitter CEO apologizes (again) for site’s online abuse – CNET 

Ukraine’s Poroshenko plans referendum on NATO membership: German media | Reuters 

News from The Associated Press 

Judge Orders Trump-Owned Golf Resort to Pay Millions – The New York Times 

Sweden unveils new climate law, criticizes Trump 

US military officials: Trump-ordered raid in Yemen that killed US Navy SEAL was approved ‘without sufficient intelligence’ : worldnews 

States move to protect their immigration data from the Trump administration – The Verge 

Evan McMullin Is Trying to Save Democracy – The New Yorker 

Quebec mosque shooting: Beyond the official rhetoric | Canada | Al Jazeera 

All international laws Trump’s Muslim ban is breaking | USA | Al Jazeera 

If Trump Hits China, Regional Demand Would Soften Blow in Asia – Bloomberg 

How Trump’s travel ban hurts the fight against ISIS – CSMonitor.com 

Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Uber, and more are writing joint letter to Trump challenging his travel ban – TechSpot 

Trump declares Cuba, Sasquatchian, Germany states. Anybody got a problem with that? – Straight Dope Message Board 

6 reasons Trump’s erratic, destructive policies could tank the markets – MarketWatch 

Surge in young women planning to run for office – CSMonitor.com 

Trump says his travel ban needed to ensure U.S. religious freedom | Reuters 

Case Study in Chaos: How Management Experts Grade a Trump White House – The New York Times 

Scientists Open Their Labs to Colleagues Stranded by Trump’s Immigration Ban – The Atlantic 

Fighting ire with hire: Tech firms say immigration boosts employment | PCWorld 

Will Trump Stay Silent on the Drone War He Inherited From Obama? – Motherboard 

Bill McKibben on how to protect the earth from a Trumpocalypse | Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building 

Trump threatens U.C. Berkeley after protests stop far-right speech | Reuters 

Trump To Reportedly Focus Counter-Extremism Effort On “Radical Muslims” | Zero Hedge 

Bolden says he’s concerned about NASA’s climate programs – SpaceNews.com 

Trump Foes Head to Court to Block Nearly Every Stroke of His Pen – Bloomberg 

Think States Alone Can’t Handle Sea Level Rise? Watch California | WIRED 

Online Bookies: The Odds Donald Trump Will Be Impeached Are 2:1 | Fast Company | Business + Innovation 

Iran Just Officially Ditched The Dollar | Zero Hedge 

British cancer patient trapped in Dubai: ‘I’m bleeding profusely’ – BBC News 

Finding comfort after the Quebec City shooting – CSMonitor.com 

The March for Science isn’t partisan or anti-Trump—it’s pro-facts — Quartz 

The future of the United States Digital Service and Technology Transformation Service under Donald Trump — Quartz 

‘Stop Trump’: Celebrities lead campaign to block state visit — RT UK 

Congress Can’t Count on the Other Branches to Protect Digital Privacy Rights: New at Reason – Hit & Run : Reason.com 

Saudi Oil Minister Says Aramco Reserves Audit ‘Very Reassuring’ – Bloomberg 

Middle East Christians Fear Trump Ban Will Backfire – WSJ 

The Muslim Brotherhood and Trump’s terror list | Egypt | Al Jazeera 

Middle Eastern Fighters Are Building Roving Warbots | WIRED 

3 Things To Consider About The Politics Of Trump’s Immigration Executive Order : NPR 

Sec. Tillerson’s Task: Decode Trump’s Foreign Policy – Bloomberg Politics 

Mosul hotel catered to elites: from Saddam allies to suicide bombers | Reuters 

Britain backing the losing side in Yemen, must change policy to prevent famine – MP — RT UK 

Stability Is Good for Business. Trump’s Whims Threaten It – Bloomberg 

India’s Tech Titans Will Plead Visas Case Before Trump Officials – Bloomberg 

Trump’s Blue-Collar Populism Is Dividing Unions – Bloomberg 

Ukraine plans NATO referendum… but alliance reportedly shuns missile shield talks with Kiev — RT News 

Syrian army says it will press on against Islamic State near Aleppo | Reuters 

Schumer Dream of Working With Trump Dissolves Into Warfare – Bloomberg 

J.K. Rowling has the perfect response to Trump trolls burning her books 

Factory Skills Gap Could Spell Trouble for Trump’s Jobs Plan – Bloomberg 

Check the Political Bias of Any Media Site in This Massive Database 

Garry Kasparov: ‘Putin’s main philosophy is confrontation’ – France 24 

Super Bowl won’t be able to avoid Trump’s immigration crackdown and travel ban – MarketWatch 

California leads states’ fight to break Trump’s authoritarian wave – MarketWatch 

OPEC to Swell Investor Gains by Turning Market Upside Down – Bloomberg 

Hedge Fund Inside SEB Has Model That Called the Trump Bond Rout – Bloomberg 

Strange Photos Show What It’s Like to Be a Refugee in Limbo | WIRED 

What The Trump Immigration Ban Means For Business | Fast Company | Business + Innovation 

The Risk for Republicans Supporting Trump’s Border Wall and Executive Order on Immigration – The Atlantic 

How Conservatives Can Save America – The Atlantic 

‘Nonsense & downright lie:’ Mexico denies Trump threatened to send troops against ‘bad hombres’ — RT America 

The History of Trump’s Policy on Poor Immigrants and Public Benefits – The Atlantic 

The Most Important Questions for Trump’s Justice Are About Democracy – The Atlantic 

Liberals prepare yourselves — the economy could start out really strong under Trump – VICE News 

News from The Associated Press 

Microsoft Presses for Immigration-Ban Exceptions – WSJ 

In Black Lives Matter era, reviewers are won over by new documentary ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ – CSMonitor.com 

E.U. Looks to China for Climate Leadership – Scientific American 

Homeland Security Chief Hopes Trump’s Wall “Will Be Done Within 2 Years” | Zero Hedge 

U.S. to issue new Iran sanctions, opening shot in get-tough strategy: sources | Reuters 

US Eases Sanctions Against Russia | Zero Hedge 

Trump Touts Apprentice Ratings, Tells Prayer Breakfast: ‘Pray For Arnold’ Schwarzenegger : NPR 

Airline CEOs Seek Tillerson Meeting on Feud With Gulf Carriers – Bloomberg 

Khamenei Aide Says Iran Won’t Yield to ‘Inexperienced’ Trump – Bloomberg 

Canada under pressure to counter Trump’s ‘Muslim ban’ | News | Al Jazeera 

A Syrian journalist’s ordeal after Donald Trump’s travel ban 

Scientists Protest Trump Order with Boycotts of Journals, Conferences – Scientific American 

Germany struggles to fight anti-migrant fake news amid fears it could influence its election – VICE News 

Reddit bans forum for white nationalists from its website 

Trump Says He’ll ‘Destroy’ Law Keeping Churches Out of Politics – Bloomberg 

America’s New Opposition | New Republic 

Democrats Plot Protests At Trump’s Speech To Congress; Will “Refuse To Shake Hands” | Zero Hedge 

Putin Accuses Ukraine Of Violence Flare Up, Extorting Cash From US; Trump Response Awaited | Zero Hedge 

Germany starts paying up to €1,200 to asylum-seekers who go back home — RT News 

Myron Ebell says Trump plans to abolish the Environmental Protection Agency | Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building 

Gorsuch’s Track Record Suggests He Won’t Be Trump’s Rubber Stamp – Hit & Run : Reason.com 

Twitter employees are donating $1.59 million to the ACLU – CNET 

 

 

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