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The Young Turks Reaches $2M Goal After Extending Deadline, Announces New Reporter

The Young Turks just barely failed to achieve its huge milestone goal of raising $2 million for journalists to go up against the mainstream news media, which has not been reporting the stories that matter to many The Young Turks viewers. It's unclear if TYT will keep the fundraiser running for extra time in order to try to raise the final few thousand dollars.

Watch The Young Turks Break Amazing Story Of Arrests for Wearing Hats In Church

The Young Turks reporters Jordan Chariton and Michael Tracy have uncovered an unbelievable story regarding a town hall meeting that took place in Flint, Michigan. Before the meeting, which took place in a church, local police in Flint warned attendees that they were required to remove their hats, and they were not allowed to "cuss" because they were in a church. By the end of the meeting, several people had been arrested for disobeying those rules.

Greenwald Offers Warning To Media: Charging WikiLeaks A Step Toward Jailing Mainstream News Orgs

Over the last 24 hours, as most mainstream media outlets have been giddy around the possibility of Wikileaks and Julian Assange being charged in the United States. But according to Glenn Greenwald, the mainstream media may not be giddy for very long, as these charges may just be one step toward criminalizing journalism and imprisoning reporters, according to Glenn Greenwald.

Rudy Giuliani Working With Russia For Trump? Details On The Shocking Allegations

Donald Trump may be in new hot water now -- if a story reported by a well-known reporter is correct. The reporter, Seth Abramson, posted a mega-thread today on Twitter, with some absolutely shocking allegations. So what's he claiming happened? Is his allegation true? We've looked into it and have all of the details below.