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Trump has failed to condemn anti-Semitic language and actions. “'We interpret that as an endorsement,' Andrew Anglin, the founder of the neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer, named for the Hitler-era tabloid Der Stürmer, told The Huffington Post in an email." The Anti Defamation League (ADL) reports an 86% increase in anti-Semitic incidents when comparing the first three months of 2017 compared to the first three months of 2016.     [post_title] => Trump Fails To Condemn Anti-Semitism, Empowers Anti-Semitic Behavior From Trump Supporters [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-fails-condemn-anti-semitism-empowers-anti-semitic-behavior-trump-supporters [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-11-03 15:05:39 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-11-03 15:05:39 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2683 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [1] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1931 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-05-22 02:29:36 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-05-22 02:29:36 [post_content] => "President Trump revealed highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in a White House meeting...The information the president relayed had been provided by a U.S. partner through an intelligence-sharing arrangement considered so sensitive that details have been withheld from allies and tightly restricted even within the U.S. government, officials said." The person that provided the initial information was an Israeli spy embedded within ISIS. "The spy provided intelligence involving an active ISIS plot to bring down a passenger jet en route to the United States, with a bomb hidden in a laptop that U.S. officials believe can get through airport screening machines undetected. The information was reliable enough that the U.S. is considering a ban on laptops on all flights from Europe to the United States". Trump later confirmed and defended his sharing classified information with Russian officials, tweeting "As President I wanted to share with Russia (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do, facts pertaining.... ...to terrorism and airline flight safety.  Humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russia to greatly step up their fight against ISIS & terrorism."      
Miller, Greg, and Greg Jaffe. "Trump Revealed Highly Classified Information to Russian Foreign Minister and Ambassador." The Washington Post. WP Company, 15 May 2017. Web. 21 May 2017.
Ross, Brian, James Gordon Meek, and Randy Kreider. "Trump's Disclosure Endangered Spy Placed inside ISIS by Israel, Officials Say." ABC News. ABC News Network, 16 May 2017. Web. 21 May 2017.
Lauter, David. "Trump Admits Sharing Information with Russia about Terrorism Threat." Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times, 16 May 2017. Web. 21 May 2017.
  [post_title] => Trump Shared Highly Classified Information From U.S. Allies To Russian Officials During White House Visit [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-shared-classified-information-ally-spies-russian-officials-white-house-visit [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-31 00:22:07 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-31 00:22:07 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=1931 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [2] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2805 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2019-05-19 13:32:24 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-05-19 13:32:24 [post_content] => On September 24, 2018, 10% tariffs were levied on $200 billion in Chinese products being imported to the United States.  The Trump Administration also imposed 25% tariffs on an additional $50 billion worth of Chinese products (around 1,300 different products) in April of 2018. On Friday May 10, 2019, the Trump Administration raised the 10% tariffs to 25%. The trade war quickly escalated, with the Chinese government announcing plans for tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. imports in retaliation.  "Trump, meanwhile, began the process of expanding U.S. tariffs to cover all $540 billion in Chinese imports." [post_title] => Trump Raises Tariffs On $200 Billion Worth Of Imported Goods From China From 10% To 25% [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-raises-tariffs-on-200-billion-worth-of-imported-goods-from-china-from-10-to-25 [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-05-19 13:32:24 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-05-19 13:32:24 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2805 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [3] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1034 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-25 05:27:36 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-25 05:27:36 [post_content] => The U.K. Parliament once seriously considered banning Donald Trump from the United Kingdom because of his "hate speech".      
"Donald Trump." U.K. Parliament. House of Commons Hansard, 18 Jan. 2016. Web. 22 Jan. 2017.
[post_title] => U.K. Parliament Once Considered Banning Trump From U.K. [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => u-k-parliament-seriously-considers-banning-trump-entering [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-18 21:36:57 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-18 21:36:57 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1034 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2612 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2018-06-25 01:17:50 [post_date_gmt] => 2018-06-25 01:17:50 [post_content] => A Harvard University analysis of the National Crime Victimization Survey for 2007–2011 showed that "of over 14,000 incidents in which the victim was present, 127 (0.9%) involved [self defense using a gun]." "'The likelihood of injury when there was a self-defense gun use (10.9%) was basically identical to the likelihood of injury when the victim took no action at all (11.0%),' Hemenway and co-author Sara J. Solnik found." Specifically in property related crimes, 55.9% of victims taking protective action against the crime lost property, which includes calling the police or running away.  When those protective actions included using a gun, 38.5% of victims lost property.  When those protective actions included other weapons, 34.9% of victims lost property.   [post_title] => Harvard University Study Of Over 14,000 Crimes From 2007-2011 Shows 0.9% Of Crimes Include Self Defense With A Gun, Of Which Only .1% Less Victims Injured [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => harvard-university-study-14000-crimes-2007-2011-shows-0-9-crimes-include-self-defense-gun-1-less-victims-injured [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-06-25 01:17:50 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-06-25 01:17:50 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2612 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1905 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-04-30 20:34:04 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-04-30 20:34:04 [post_content] => Federal officials must rely on local police to help enforce federal immigration laws, but the law doesn't require local authorities to detain illegal immigrants just because their federal counterparts make a request. In fact, federal courts across the country have found complying with the requests is voluntary. Each person arrested by local law enforcement is fingerprinted, and information about the arrestee is shared with federal agencies such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which is the primary federal agency for managing immigration laws.  If ICE identifies an undocumented immigrant, it submits a request to detain that person for an additional period of time (at the expense of local law enforcement) until ICE can then take custody of that person.   Although there is no standard legal definition of sanctuary city, these types of policies typically make it clear they will not comply with these or other requests related to using local law enforcement to capture and detain immigrants of any status.   Many cities across the country have enacted some sort of sanctuary city policy. A new anti-sanctuary city law in Texas "threatens police chiefs and elected officials with jail time and removal from office if they don't comply with federal immigration requests to detain immigrants in the country illegally.  The four largest cities in Texas — San Antonio, Austin, Houston and Dallas— are suing to block the measure." Lansing, MI had a sanctuary city policy but “city council members voted 5-2 to rescind the policy because business owners worried the term “sanctuary” would draw unwelcome attention to the city.”    
Cameron, Darla. "How Sanctuary Cities Work, and How Trump's Executive Order Might Affect Them." The Washington Post. WP Company, 25 Jan. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Kopan, Tal. "What Are Sanctuary Cities, and Can They Be Defunded?" CNN. Cable News Network, 25 Jan. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Griffith, Bryan, and Jessica Vaughan. "Map: Sanctuary Cities, Counties, and States." Center for Immigration Studies. N.p., 07 July 2015. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Weber, Paul. "No Immediate Ruling on Fate of Texas' 'sanctuary Cities' Law." ABC News. ABC News Network, 26 June 2017. Web. 09 July 2017. Gonzales, Sara. "One Michigan City Is Rescinding Its ‘sanctuary City’ Policy – Here’s Why."TheBlaze. TheBlaze, 13 Apr. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
[post_title] => Sanctuary Cities Prohibit Federal Government From Forcing States And Cities To Use Local Resources To Capture And Detain Immigrants [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => sanctuary-cities-prohibit-federal-government-forcing-states-cities-use-local-resources-capture-detain-immigrants [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-08-02 02:36:14 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-08-02 02:36:14 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=1905 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [6] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1109 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-27 00:52:40 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-27 00:52:40 [post_content] => As a Senator in Alabama, Jeff Sessions voted to "support of a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, against taking up a bill providing workplace discrimination protections for LGBTQ people, against repealing the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy," and several times he voted against a variety of hate crime protections for LGBT individuals. He also once said "I do believe it is not disputable that adopting a same-sex marriage culture undermines and weakens marriage."      
Bendery, Jennifer. "Pick Any LGBTQ Rights Issue. Jeff Sessions Has Voted Against It."Huffington Post. N.p., 22 Nov. 2016. Web. 21 Jan. 2017.
"Jeff Sessions: A History of Anti-LGBTQ Actions." Human Rights Campaign, n.d. Web. 18 June 2017.
[post_title] => As Senator, Attorney General Jeff Sessions Consistently Opposed LGBT Rights And Protections [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => attorney-general-pick-jeff-sessions-voted-every-effort-protect-expand-lgbt-rights-senator-alabama [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-18 17:40:22 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-18 17:40:22 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1109 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [7] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1460 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-02-06 01:58:10 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-02-06 01:58:10 [post_content] => An analysis of monthly unemployment data for all persons 16 years and older from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that since 1948 the unemployment rate decreases on average 1.4% under Democratic Presidents and increases on average 1.0% under Republican Presidents, per term.  This analysis used the unemployment rate at the starting month of each individual presidential term (January) and calculated the change in monthly unemployment rate by the beginning of the next term (January).  Each term of a multi-term president was counted separately, and terms were counted in 4 year increments even if the President changed mid-term (in each of these instances, the party of the president did not change).   [caption id="attachment_1474" align="aligncenter" width="405"] Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics; Factual Uprising Analysis[/caption]  
[caption id="attachment_1475" align="aligncenter" width="456"] Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (for continuation of chart click on link below)[/caption]      
United States. Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Web. 5 Feb. 2017.
[post_title] => National Unemployment Rate Decreases 1.4% Under Democratic Presidents And Increases 1.0% Under Republican Presidents [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => national-unemployment-rate-decreases-1-4-democratic-presidents-increases-1-0-republican-presidents [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-22 03:27:12 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-22 03:27:12 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1460 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1132 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-27 01:46:10 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-27 01:46:10 [post_content] => During the 2016 Presidential campaign, 50 Republican National Security Officials signed a letter expressing concerns with Trump becoming President. The letter states that Trump:

...is not qualified to be President and Commander-in-Chief.  Indeed, we are convinced that he woudl be a dangerous President and would put at risk our country's national security and well-being...Trump lacks the character, values, and experience to be President. He weakens U.S. moral authority as the leader of the free world. He appears to lack basic knowledge about and belief in the U.S. Constitution, U.S. laws, and U.S. institutions, including religious tolerance, freedom of the press, and an independent judiciary.

     
Sanger, David, and Maggie Haberman. "50 G.O.P. Officials Warn That Donald Trump Would Put Nation's Security 'At Risk'." NY Times. N.p., 8 Aug. 2016. Web. 16 Jan. 2017.
[post_title] => In Signed Letter, 50 Senior G.O.P. National Security Officials Note Trump "Lacks The Character, Values, And Experience To Be President" [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => 50-senior-g-o-p-officials-note-trump-lacks-character-values-experience-president [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-21 04:11:29 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-21 04:11:29 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1132 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2785 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2019-04-14 12:21:17 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-04-14 12:21:17 [post_content] => On Wednesday April 10, 2019 President Trump signed two executive orders aiming to speed up approvals for oil and gas pipeline projects. "One of Trump's new orders calls for the EPA to review a section of the Clean Water Act that requires applicants seeking federal permits for energy infrastructure projects that might pollute protected waters to get certification from the states where any potential contamination could happen."  The intention of the review is to create a more streamlined approval process.  The order also allows transport of natural gas using trucks when rail is not available. "A second order, focused on cross-border energy projects, would clarify that the president is solely responsible for approving or denying pipelines and other infrastructure that cross international boundaries. The secretary of state has previously played that role." [post_title] => President Trump Signs Two Executive Orders Aiming To Speed Up Oil And Gas Pipeline Project Approvals [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => president-trump-signs-two-executive-orders-aiming-to-speed-up-oil-and-gas-pipeline-project-approvals [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-04-27 17:10:26 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-04-27 17:10:26 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2785 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) ) [post_count] => 10 [current_post] => -1 [in_the_loop] => [post] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2683 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2018-11-03 15:05:39 [post_date_gmt] => 2018-11-03 15:05:39 [post_content] => On multiple occasions Trump supporters have publicly attacked Jewish people after anti-Trump statements and/or articles using anti-Semitic language.  They have "threatened New York Times reporter Jonathan Weisman, called for the death of conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro and his children, and told conservative writer Bethany Mandel she deserved 'the oven.'” After writing a critical piece in GQ about Melania Trump, Julia Ioffe faced a "torrent of antisemitic, vitriolic and threatening messages" from Trump supporters defending Melania. Trump has failed to condemn anti-Semitic language and actions. “'We interpret that as an endorsement,' Andrew Anglin, the founder of the neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer, named for the Hitler-era tabloid Der Stürmer, told The Huffington Post in an email." 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