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Bannon’s departure is unlikely to calm the turmoil in Trump’s White House

Published on Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post. The chaos is harming the president’s efforts to kick-start a sputtering GOP legislative agenda.

Stephen Bannon’s Path from Breitbart to the West Wing, and Back

Published on NYT > Politics. A guide to reporting by The New York Times about the former White House chief strategist and the news he generated during his 366 days working for President Trump.

After Charlottesville, It’s Clear America Is Still Dealing With Complex History

Published on Politics. NPR’s Dwane Brown speaks with Americans on the right and left to find out how they’re holding up after the violence in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend.

After Departing From White House, Steve Bannon Is Back At Breitbart

Published on Politics. NPR’s Dwane Brown talks with Rich Lowry, editor of The National Review, about Republicans’ discomfort with President Trump espousing views commonly found in Breitbart News, a right-wing media outlet.

Presidential Historian Compares Tumultuous Week To Past Administrations

Published on Politics. After a week of turmoil and shake ups in the Trump administration, presidential historian Michael Beschloss discusses with NPR’s Dwane Brown where this president stands compared to past leaders.

Woman Protects Trump Supporters From Crowd, Showing Us How To Combat Hate

Published on Politics on “What better way to show them they are wrong?”

President Trump To Skip Kennedy Center Honors, Highlighting Rift With Artists

Published on Politics. Three of the five honorees had already spoken out against the president, and said they either planned to boycott a White House event or were considering it. (Image credit: Alex Brandon/AP)

News Analysis: With Bannon’s Ouster, Question Remains Whether His Agenda Will Be Erased, Too

Published on NYT > Politics. Although Stephen K. Bannon lost as often as he won in White House debates, his departure could tip the balance on trade, climate, China and Afghanistan.

Donald Trump Will Skip Kennedy Center Honors To Avoid ‘Political Distraction’

Published on Politics on Many of the honorees were planning on boycotting the event.

Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its Chapel

Published on Politics on Students made clear they don’t want the Confederate monument.

Republicans Plead With Trump To Get On, And Stay On, Message To Pass A Tax Overhaul

Published on Politics. While the president was laying blame on “both sides” for violence in Charlottesville, Republicans were meeting to hammer out a tax overhaul. But they worry about whether Trump can make the sale. (Image credit: Susan Davis/NPR)