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From Slow Burn podcast #6. Nixon loyalty-tested AG appointee Elliott Richardson in May '73 before Spec Pros Archibald Cox was chosen to investigate Watergate. Nixon: "I had no knowledge of any of this. You must believe that, or you can't take this job." Echoes of DJT to Comey.
A speech by London mayor Sadiq Khan was disrupted today by members of a far-right group, the White Pendragons, shouting pro-Trump & pro-Brexit slogans, wielding an American flag, and demanding Khan's arrest. The poison of this presidency is spreading.  https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/jan/13/sadiq-khan-speech-disrupted-by-protesters-backing-brexit-and-trump-white-pendragons 
A speech by London mayor Sadiq Khan was interrupted today by members of a far-right group, the White Pendragons, shouting pro-Trump & pro-Brexist slogans, wielding an American flag, and demanding Khan's arrest. The poison of this presidency is spreading.  https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/jan/13/sadiq-khan-speech-disrupted-by-protesters-backing-brexit-and-trump-white-pendragons 
RT @JSavageTweets: BREAKING: The United States ambassador to Panama has resigned, saying he can no longer serve under the Trump Administration (Reuters)
Don't miss Anderson Cooper's moving tribute to the Haitian nation and people, last night on CNN:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjIsrpAg3JE 
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