TV News LIES

Sunday, May 28th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics 'Paris in Georgia': political salons spring up across US in push against Trump

'Paris in Georgia': political salons spring up across US in push against Trump

E-mail Print PDF

Anti-trump salons spring upIn the suburbs of Minneapolis–St Paul, friends gather around a backyard campfire to discuss how to turn their Donald Trump anger into action.

In San Francisco, California, an all-female crew eats Middle Eastern food and reads the constitution.

In Decatur, Georgia, a silver bell gets rung if anyone in the group of mainly suburban moms starts speaking off-topic during their monthly get-togethers.

Political “salons” are popping up in living rooms, bars and backyards in response to the 2016 election of Donald Trump. Some have wine; some have a set agenda; all are scheming how to fight against this presidency.

Salons first gained fame in France during the Enlightenment, with citizens gathering to engage in political conversations and arguments; they acted as a place to plan revolution and discuss philosophy. The concept has continued ever since, with the author Gertrude Stein and the former secretary of state Madeleine Albright both known to have hosted them.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Trump campaign likely didn’t save documents: report

Trump campaign didn't save recordsThe Trump campaign likely did not preserve documents and communications key to the law enforcement investigation...

Suit against Hillary Clinton over Benghazi deaths and emails is dismissed

Suit against Hillary clinton over Benghazi droppedA federal judge in Washington has dismissed a lawsuit alleging that Hillary Clinton's lax security surrounding...

Russia scandal ices government lawyer hiring

Rod RosensteinPresident Donald Trump was already struggling to fill hundreds of top legal jobs throughout the federal...

White House to release lobbyist details, ending spat with ethics office

Ethics office will release lobyists namesEnding a confrontation with the government's top ethics official, the White House says it will publicly...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!