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U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), the first black Muslim woman in Congress, speaks to members of the media after a news conference January 24, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

EXPOSED: Major Charities Are Helping Anonymous Donors Fund Anti-Muslim Films

Four giant donor-advised funds gave the hate group Clarion Project $4.4 million from mid-2014 through 2017.

Hate Primary category in which blog post is published
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A Christian Nationalist Group Is Quietly Shaping Bills for State Legislatures

Seemingly disparate anti-LGBTQ, anti-choice bills can all be traced to Project Blitz, an elaborate legal strategy devised by a coalition of Christian Right groups.

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Buttigieg’s Antitrust Adviser is a Wells Fargo Attorney

The campaign has also had advisers sign non-disclosure agreements, and in at least one case attempted to lock someone up with a non-compete agreement.

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WeWork’s Revolving-Door Games Called Into Question

Progressive groups highlight how the embattled company hired former senior SEC officials to represent its interests at the SEC.