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This 31 July 2018 video from the USA says about itself:

Trump Administration Can’t Drug Kids Anymore

“A federal judge reportedly ordered the Trump administration on Monday to stop administering psychotropic medication to migrant children without obtaining permission from their parents or guardians, finding that the practice violated child welfare law.

The Washington Post reported that U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee in Los Angeles ordered that officials must get consent or a court order to give the medication to migrant children. The psychotropic medications can still be given without permission under emergency circumstances.

Gee also ordered that the migrant children be removed from the Texas facility where the drugs were administered, Shiloh Residential Treatment Center in Manvel, except for those found to be a danger to themselves or others, according to the newspaper.”

Read more here.

The Trump administration is planning to provide the American ruling elite with a windfall of $100 billion through changes to Treasury Department rules for how capital gains taxes are calculated: here.

REPORTER: HOSTILITY TOWARD MEDIA WILL GET SOMEONE HURT CNN reporter Jim Acosta was abused by a febrile crowd at a Tampa, Florida, rally for President Donald Trump Tuesday night, with attendees shouting abuse at the newsman and giving him the middle finger. “Just a sample of the sad scene we faced at the Trump rally in Tampa”, Acosta wrote in sharing a video of the scene. “I’m very worried that the hostility whipped up by Trump and some in conservative media will result in somebody getting hurt”, he added. [HuffPost]

TRUMP: YOU NEED ID TO BUY GROCERIES At the same rally, “populist” Trump told the Florida crowd you need an identification card to buy groceries — an apparent justification for voter ID laws. The crowd, knowing it was untrue, cheered anyway. [HuffPost]

TRUMP PUSHES FOR INCREASED TARIFFS ON CHINESE GOODS The Trump administration plans to increase pending tariffs on $200 billion of imported Chinese goods to 25 percent in the hope of pressuring Beijing into trade concessions. The original proposed levy was 10 percent. [Bloomberg]

TRUMP’S 2020 CAMPAIGN WILL GET UGLY Vanity Fair goes inside the disorganized Trump campaign for 2020 — and it’s going to get very ugly, very soon. [Vanity Fair]

Trump chief of staff John Kelly has agreed to stay on until at least the 2020 presidential election at the request of Trump himself.

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