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Minjerribah residents at the island’s tent embassy say community voices have deliberately “been silenced”.
The former president will be remembered for his "jealous rage" and "greatest failure," the political analyst wrote.
Demonstrators demanded equality and justice for women after recent accusations of a toxic workplace in Australian parliament.
The Big Dog Ranch Rescue has spent as much as $1.9 million at his properties in recent years and $225,000 more at Mar-a-Lago this past weekend.
The lies Trump told at CPAC about the election and his record were not new, but his request for supporters to give money to his new political committee was a first.
“Once I realised that the last president pissed people off, I kind of liked that," the "Last Man Standing" star revealed in Marc Maron's "WTF" podcast.
"It’s like night and day," the White House worker told The New Yorker.
The former White House press secretary said on Fox News that "everyone was expecting peace" on January 6 when Trump sent a mob to the Capitol.
Other political leaders have publicised their vaccinations as a way to promote trust in the science.
The PM’s rejected calls for the minister named in an anonymous letter to stand aside.
Donald Trump's niece shared a photo of a sunset during the former president's CPAC address.
The former president used his speech at the conservative convention to bash the Democratic Party and President Joe Biden.
Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said the prime minister's "silence is deafening".
America, we got lucky. On the laundry list of things Donald Trump has been terrible at, transforming our country into a fascist autocracy was only the latest.
Pennsylvania man Richard Michetti apparently sent his ex-girlfriend text messages and two videos from inside the Capitol.
The congresswoman’s neighbour at the US Capitol is Rep. Marie Newman, whose daughter is transgender.
After racial justice protests erupted in New York, Seattle and Portland, Trump attempted to cut the cities' federal funding by labelling them "anarchist."