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Georgetown University professor resigns after 'wishing' #MeToo moment to conservative

A Georgetown University professor has resigned after “wishing” a #MeToo moment to conservative commentator Allie Beth Stuckey. Jeff Bernstein tweeted the harsh comment after Stuckey … Stuckey wrote to The Hoya, Georgetown’s student newspaper. “I considered all of the horrific stories I’ve read of … Source: Georgetown University professor resigns after ‘wishing’ #MeToo […]

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Conservatives Put Paul Ryan Between Rock and a Hard Place on DACA

House conservatives are cranking the vice on Speaker Paul Ryan, pressuring him to bring a partisan Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) bill to the floor despite congressional leadership’s desire to get bipartisan legislation done in 2018, Politico reports. Conservatives are pushing for action … Source: Conservatives Put Paul Ryan Between Rock and […]

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Samantha Power's account of her 2016 election watch party is either the saddest or the funniest …

The former ambassador hosted an election night viewing party in 2016 for a group of powerful and influential women, including former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Bill Clinton apologist Gloria Steinem. HBO was even there to document the entire thing. Things obviously didn’t go as planned … Source: Samantha Power’s account of […]

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Georgetown adviser resigns after wishing '#metoo moment' on female conservative

A Georgetown University adviser has resigned after he tweeted that he wished a “#metoo moment” on conservative blogger Allie Stuckey. Georgetown said in a statement Monday that it had accepted Jeff Bernstein’s resignation from the Masters of Science in Foreign Service program advisory board … Source: Georgetown adviser resigns after wishing ‘#metoo moment’ […]

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Samantha Power: Hosting election-night party to celebrate Clinton victory was one of my many 'bad …

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power hosted all of her fellow female ambassadors to the U.N. at her apartment on election night in 2016 for what she anticipated would be a celebratory evening watching Hillary Clinton win the presidency, Power revealed in a new interview. Source: Samantha Power: Hosting […]