The Ocasio-Cortez nude photo hoax is straight from the misogynists’ harassment playbook

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has become the latest target of an online smear campaign, which is harnessing common tactics used to attack women. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”XeJ5qMSSDGQ”]

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Ron Charles is badass and so are you

Jen Sincero, one of the best-selling authors of 2018, is back with a new book: “You Are a Badass Every Day.” Ron Charles is about to discover his inner badass. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”N7Iy7ZRINZs”]

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How popular is the border wall?

With President Trump and congressional Democrats at a standoff over the border wall, its construction is opposed by more than half of Americans. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”QKwqXOHEOEQ”]

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‘The shutdown cost me everything’: Furloughed workers descend on McConnell’s office

Furloughed federal workers gathered outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-Ky.) office, bringing him their bills and urging him to re-open the government Jan. 16. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”eXtOFR4t8QU”]

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These conservative pundits are telling Trump to continue the shutdown

As the partial government shutdown stretches toward the four-week mark, some conservative commentators are urging the president to continue the shutdown until Congress funds the proposed border wall. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”XRDsG9tJg0A”]

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‘I blame every single elected official’: One Coast Guard family talks about the toll of the shutdown

Amid the partial government shutdown, Ashley Totten worries about the costs of taking care of her 3-month-old son, who suffers from a heart defect. Her petty officer husband is one of about 42,000 active-duty Coast Guardsmen working without pay. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” […]

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28 years after the ‘trial of the century,’ Pamela Smart still wants freedom

Pamela Smart was convicted in 1991 for conspiring to have her husband killed and sentenced to life in prison. The Post’s Manuel Roig-Franzia visited Smart in Bedford Hills Correctional Facility for Women. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”grL9DE1kRr4″]

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Trump’s love of fast food, explained

President Trump’s love of fast food predates politics. His reasons for loving big name brands like McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Burger King are a bit complicated. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”TTdmKaXAfAs”]

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The many times Trump touted Russian talking points

President Trump has aligned the U.S. with Russian talking points on at least eight policy areas over the past three years, even while continuing to say he has nothing to do with Russia. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”npE5FindXTM”]

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Visually impaired girl explains why her ‘bat mitzvah feels so much better’

Batya Sperling Milner, who is blind, has spent months preparing for her orthodox Jewish bat mitzvah. Parents of the now 12-year-old discovered technology that allowed their blind daughter to recite the Torah chant. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”3Z7Wbx_lQIc”]

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‘All American stuff’: Watch Trump welcome the Clemson Tigers with a fast-food buffet

President Trump served a fast-food meal to 2018 College Football Playoff national champions the Clemson Tigers at the White House on Jan. 14. According to CNN’s Kaitlan Collins, Trump paid for the meal because of the government shutdown. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download […]

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Trump: ‘I never worked for Russia’

Two days after avoiding directly answering whether he had ever worked for Russia, President Trump on Jan. 14 told reporters he never had and called the question a “disgrace.” Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”1DXgt3r5B64″]

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‘I have bills to pay’: Furloughed workers turn to substitute teacher jobs

As furloughed federal workers go without paychecks, some are finding hope in Fairfax County, Va., where the public school system is hiring them as substitute teachers. Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”GpOSTgc-I1I”]

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‘I’m in trouble’: Virginia farmer hurting from shutdown

Farmer John Boyd, 53, of Baskerville, Va., is facing a double calamity: tariffs have sunk the prices of crops like soybeans. But financial relief from the federal government hasn’t come because the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture is closed. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download […]

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Will the shutdown affect snow removal in D.C.?

Snow is expected to accumulate in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 12 and 13. Will the government shutdown impact the cleanup on the roads and sidewalks? Read more: . Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download Video” label=”sympgobmfGw”]

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