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Scaramucci defiant as rifts among Trump's men grow

He offers no apologies for using vulgarities in rants against Priebus and Bannon.

The clash offers a case study in how the Trump White House operates, a conflict divorced from facts, enabled by the lack of any organisational structure and driven by ambition, fear, animosity and envy.


WHEN Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House communications director, went on television Thursday morning to compare himself and his adversary, Reince Priebus, the chief of staff, to Cain and Abel, it seemed to encapsulate the fratricidal nature of an administration riven by...

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