Headlines — 12/01/17

Headlines

Pro-Trump pundits downplay Michael Flynn’s guilty plea, the Islamophobic videos retweeted by Trump are fake news, the federal charge against John Rivello over his seizure-inducing GIF is dropped, and more.

Media Matters – Pro-Trump media downplay Michael Flynn’s plea agreement for lying to FBI about conversations with Russian ambassador.
Think Progress – The Kate Steinle verdict is more complicated than you think.
Vox – The case for normalizing impeachment.
BuzzFeed News – The Trump administration is mulling a pitch for a private ‘rendition’ and spy network.
Right Wing Watch – The Neo-Nazis got drunk and wrote an ode to ‘trad women.’
Salon – Trump’s Muslim-bashing channeled a worldwide current of hate.
Chicago Tribune – Anti-Muslim videos retweeted by Trump misrepresent what happened.
Dallas News – Federal charge dropped against man accused of sending tweet that set off Dallas journalist’s seizure.
Haaretz – What is GoyFundMe? The alt-right’s new fundraising tool explained.
The Daily Progress – Jason Kessler files for Unite the Right anniversary rally permit.
The Washington Post – Nazi sympathizer profiled by the New York Times says he lost his job and — soon — his home.