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Michael Fanone, the DC Police officer beaten by Capitol rioters, resigned and is joining CNN as a commentator


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Pro-Trump congressman responds to CNN commentator calling on him to resign: ‘Flat out wrong’


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Laura Loomer: Alt-right commentator chains herself to Twitter HQ after being banned but gives up after two hours

Laura Loomer: Alt-right commentator chains herself to Twitter HQ after being banned but gives up after two hoursLaura Loomer, a far-right conspiracy theorist and activist, handcuffed herself to the front door of Twitter’s headquarters in New York City on Thursday, after she was banned from the platform for hate speech. The 25-year-old was permanently banned from the social media platform on 21 November after she posted a tweet attacking Ilhan Omar, an incoming congresswoman who is Muslim. Ms Loomer’s tweet, which accused the politician of being “anti Jewish” and supporting sharia law, was deemed by Twitter to have violated the company’s rules against hateful conduct.



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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Conservative Commentator: 'I Don't Owe' You A Response

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Conservative Commentator: 'I Don't Owe' You A ResponseAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez shot back at a conservative commentator on Twitter



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Conservative U.S. commentator Charles Krauthammer dies

Conservative U.S. commentator Charles Krauthammer diesBy Bill Trott WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Pulitzer Prize winner Charles Krauthammer, who gave up a psychiatric career to become one of the leading conservative political commentators in the U.S. media, died on Thursday at the age of 68, the Washington Post and Fox News said. Krauthammer was a fixture on the Fox News Channel as well as on editorial pages of the Washington Post and other U.S. newspapers. “My fight is over.” Less than a month earlier, Krauthammer had told a Fox colleague that the worst appeared to be behind him.



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Olympics Commentator Explains 'They All Look The Same' Remark About Chinese Skiers

Olympics Commentator Explains 'They All Look The Same' Remark About Chinese SkiersAn Australian TV commentator caused controversy at the Winter Olympics on Thursday with a remark about Chinese athletes all looking “the same.”



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OFF THE AIR: NBC Pulls Commentator Whose Insensitive Japan Comments Sparked Furor

OFF THE AIR: NBC Pulls Commentator Whose Insensitive Japan Comments Sparked FurorThe NBC commentator who was skewered by viewers for insensitive remarks he made during the Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea, has been relieved of his duties, the broadcaster announced on Monday.



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Charge dropped for 'It's OK To Be White' commentator

Charge dropped for 'It's OK To Be White' commentatorSTORRS, Conn. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped a breach of peace charge filed against a conservative commentator over a confrontation he had with protesters at the University of Connecticut as he prepared to give a speech titled "It's OK To Be White."



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Berkeley reverses decision to nix speech by right-wing commentator

Berkeley reverses decision to nix speech by right-wing commentatorThe University of California at Berkeley on Thursday reversed its decision to cancel a talk by right-wing commentator Ann Coulter, offering a new date and venue for the event. University officials on Wednesday had defended their decision to scrap the firebrand pundit’s April 27 appearance at the famously progressive campus, citing security concerns and several recent political protests that had turned violent. Coulter had lashed out at the decision, saying it was an attack on free speech, and had vowed to defy the university and speak at the campus anyway on the scheduled date.



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UC Berkeley headed for showdown with right-wing commentator

UC Berkeley headed for showdown with right-wing commentatorThe University of California at Berkeley appears headed for a showdown with right-wing commentator Ann Coulter after her planned appearance at the school was canceled over security concerns. The decision to shelve her April 27 talk at the famously progressive campus came days after opponents and supporters of President Donald Trump clashed in the city. It also echoed a similar cancellation in February of a planned speech at the university by a right-wing provocateur and former Brietbart editor, Milo Yiannopoulos, following violent protests.



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