Hillary Clinton condemns ‘terrible’ assault on Guardian reporter in Montana

Clinton’s comments on assault by congressman Greg Gianforte, on the eve of his election, were part of wide-ranging discussion at a tech conference

Hillary Clinton condemned the assault on a Guardian reporter by Montana congressman Greg Gianforte on the eve of the election earlier this month, and accused a local news station of initially refusing to cover the encounter.

Clinton, the former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic nominee, pointed to the incident as an example of conservative media conglomerates “beginning to call the shots” and intervening to influence a newsroom’s editorial coverage.

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Portland’s dark history of white supremacy

The city is known for its liberalism. But a racially charged double murder sheds light on an enduring current of militant racism

Ciaran Mulloy remembers how the neo-Nazis outnumbered the anti-racists in Portland in the 90s.

A union organiser and anti-fascist, he was was deeply involved in fighting against the far right’s infiltration of American youth culture in the 1980s and 90s. But when he arrived in the city in 1990, he said, “we were not prepared for what was out there in Portland”.

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Pauline Hanson received donations to personal bank account – politics live

One Nation leader refuses to say what she spent the money on as media bosses push for changes to ownership laws. Follow the day’s news live …

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Just re Murph’s story on the Josh Frydenberg prediction over climate wars, consider how a US withdrawal will ramp up the pressure on those in the Coalition who want emissions policy to actually do something.

I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!

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Remember the Commission of Audit?

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