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  1. Dan Rather Fast FactsRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    August 27, 1968 - Attacked by security personnel as he attempts to question a Georgia delegate being removed from the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. 1968 - Contributes to new CBS program "60 Minutes."

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  2. Nonfiction: What Trump Can Learn From a Gold Star FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The New York Times

    President Trump's delay in reaching out to the families of four American soldiers killed in Niger earlier this month, and the ensuing discussion among Gold Star families about his actions, recalls an earlier controversy involving Khizr Khan, the father of a fallen soldier, who spoke at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. On the final night of the convention, Khan took the stage with his wife, Ghazala, and in an electrifying moment, he pulled from his pocket a small copy of the Constitution.

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  3. President Trump reportedly told Myeshia Johnson (center), widow of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... spoke at the Republican National Convention. Then a speech by a Gold Star family at the Democratic National Convention set off a national firestorm when Trump lashed out at the husband and wife, Khizr and Ghazala Khan. Other presidents have gone to ...

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  4. Chief of Staff John Kelly, who lost a son in combat, gives an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... by his behavior toward women, his attacks on the Gold Star parents who criticized him at the Democratic National Convention last year, and his maligning of his predecessors for how they responded to military deaths. "John Kelly's trying to keep his ...

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  5. Muslim Democrat says Trump can't understand military sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Spero News

    Khizr Khan, who was celebrated by the media and Democrats for offering a copy of the Constitution to Donald Trump while speaking on the dais at the Democratic National Convention in 2016, spoke to NPR. In an interview due to be broadcast next week, Khan was asked what was wrong with President Trump's remarks to the widow of Sgt.

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  6. Chelsea Handler's Netflix Show Canceled After 2 SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... opened up to The Hollywood Reporter about the "rocky start" for Chelsea in July at the Democratic National Convention. "There were a couple weeks where I was like, 'What the fuck am I doing?'" she said at the time. "Then I made the adjustment and ...

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  7. Trump bringing Kelly into fallen soldier controversy was hurtful, Panetta saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | ABC News

    Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, speaks during the third day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 27, 2016. Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta criticized President Donald Trump 's recent comments regarding his predecessor's outreach to the families of fallen soldiers, saying it was ill-advised to point to the experience of his chief of staff John Kelly.

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  8. Gold Star family slams Trump for a selfish, divisivea actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | WTNH

    ... Heart for saving the lives of other soldiers. Khizr Khan gave an impassioned speech at the Democratic National Convention in July last year with his wife by his side, boldly calling for Trump to read the U.S. Constitution . Trump responded by ...

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  9. Gold Star family slams Trump for 'selfish, divisive' actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | ABC News

    Khizr Khan, whose son, Humayun S. M. Khan was one of 14 American Muslims who died serving in the U.S. Army in the 10 years after the 9/11 attacks, offers to loan his copy of the Constitution to Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump, as he speaks during the last night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 28, 2016. The family of a U.S. Army captain who was killed while serving in Iraq in 2004 slammed President Donald Trump for "unbecoming behavior," after Trump said on Monday that past presidents never called the families of fallen soldiers.

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  10. Gold Star Khans Rip Trump Again for 'Selfish, Divisive Actions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | News Max

    ... paraging the Khan family after Khazr Khan delivered a blistering denunciation of Trump at the Democratic National Convention.

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  11. Khizr And Ghazala Khan Denounce Trump's 'Selfish And Divisive Actions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... 2016 after Khizr Khan delivered a stinging rebuke to then-presidential candidate Trump at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. "Let me ask you, have you even read the U.S. Constitution? I will gladly lend you my copy," Khan addressed ...

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  12. Ex-Obama Aides: Trump's Fallen Soldiers Claim Is WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | NBC Miami

    ... Khizr Khan, the father of a Muslim U.S. soldier who was killed in action, addressed the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Trump went on to say that Obama and other prior presidents "didn't make calls," and that he likes to do it "when it's ...

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  13. Trump Claims Obama Didn't Call Fallen Soldiers' FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... Khizr Khan, the father of a Muslim U.S. soldier who was killed in action, addressed the 2016 Democratic National Convention. But, as several of his staff members tweeted moments after Trump's remark, Obama did call fallen soldiers, and when pressed ...

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  14. Jimmy Fallon's Surrender to Donald TrumpRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2017 | The Washington Monthly

    ... and blue-staters together. Barack Obama spoke to this desire in his famous speech at the 2004 Democratic National Convention. Of course, the problem is that sometimes one can go too far in the name of avoiding hyper-partisanship (as Charlie Pierce ...

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  15. Gossip, grift and glitz: A look at 125 years of the Denver Post's scandal and society coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... held biennially in Denver. Husted also shadowed politicos' and celebs' movements during the Democratic National Convention in 2008, when Barack Obama became the first black man to be nominated for the presidency. John Legend and will.i.am perform on ...

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  16. Sarah Silverman Reaches Out to Trump Voters in 'I Love You, America' PremiereRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... to Hillary Clinton when the time came. She even spoke on behalf of the nominee at the Democratic National Convention, shouting down the boos from "Bernie of bust" people by telling them, "You're being ridiculous." In that same New York Times story, ...

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  17. Quick Takes: Carter Page Pleads the FifthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Washington Monthly

    ... & the Change," an anti-Obama film that Bannon and Citizens United released during the 2012 Democratic National Convention. You can watch that documentary here . My thought after doing so is that you could teach a college course on propaganda using ...

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  18. Fannie Lou Hamer at 100: The Speeches That Made Her a Civil-Rights IconRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Time

    American civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer testifies before the Credentials Committee at Democratic National Convention in a speech that was televised nationally in Atlantic City, N.J. on Aug. 22, 1964. across the United States make the decision to kneel or face away from the flag as the National Anthem plays before their games, as part of a protest movement that began as a statement about the belief that the U.S. does not live up to its ideals for African-Americans, many have found new meaning in the words of an icon of an earlier wave of protest.

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  19. Scott Galindez, Peace Activist, Teacher, Dead at 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | OpEdNews

    Scott Galindez speaking to a group of activists in Philadelphia during the 2016 Democratic National Convention. ) On Tuesday, September 26, Scott Galindez, longtime peace activist and firebrand progressive died at the Hospice of North Iowa.

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  20. Sarah Silverman Wants to Pop Your BubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... a group of ordinary people interviewed by Ms. Silverman, a liberal comedian who spoke at the Democratic National Convention last year. Asked about his support for the president, he explained that Mr. Trump had fewer scandals than Hillary Clinton. ...

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