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The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur Hits Former Employee Dave Rubin: 'Paid To' Take Positions

Today on The Young Turks, Cenk Uygur took a hit at former employee Dave Rubin in a discussion about racists in the media. In discussing PewDiePie, Uygur noted that certain media personalities take positions because they are actually racist, like Richard Spencer, while others take positions because they're paid to, like Dave Rubin.

Read The Entire Statement from Donald Trump Jr. In His Testimony Today


I welcome the opportunity to share this prepared statement in an effort to set forth the sum and substance of what I know regarding a meeting I attended on June 9, 2016. I am thankful for the opportunity to meet with you today and look forward to answering all of your questions. As will become clear, I did not collude with any foreign government and do not know of anyone who did.

After Saying DACA Kids Are 'Criminals' And Need Deportation, Kobach Appears To Commit Crime Himself

Kansas Secretary of State Chris Kobach spent the day yesterday making the rounds on TV suggesting that many (if not most) DACA recipients are criminals. Even through the vast majority (like > 99%) haven't been convicted of any crime, he insisted that they're still criminals because some of them (he didn't have any numbers) may have been arrested and not prosecuted.

With Celebs Giving Millions To Harvey Relief, Where's Donald Trump's Billions?

With the onslaught of hurricane Harvey, millions of people across America have given money to the Red Cross and other organizations to support relief. And celebs across the country aren't holding back, with giant multi-million dollar donations to the relief effort. But one famous and wealthy person seems to be absent from the list of people donating. That's the President himself, Donald Trump.