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The Inside Story Of Spygate

This story comes from The Epoch Times.  The full article is at the link, but the video is embedded below.  I’ve watched it all.  It’s a no-nonsense, very clinical survey of exactly what the deep state accomplished in the run up to the election to protect HRC and take down Trump.  That deep state is still in existence today, even though the senior players are different at the CIA, FBI, State Department, and so on.  The invisible leadership – the Council on Foreign Relations, the Bilderberg Group,...
Tags: Politics, Military, HRC, Imf, Trump, Bilderberg Group, The Deep State, The Epoch Times, CIA FBI State Department


Trump to Host South Korea’s President for Nuclear Diplomacy Summit in April

The two leaders will meet in Washington on April 10-11 to discuss North Korean nuclear diplomacy
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Uncategorized, Trump, Overnight, Onetime, Host South Korea


Theresa May's Brexit deal is one ‘a nation signs only after being defeated at war’

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis blamed the Prime Minister for the current impasse [Author: Nicola Bartlett]
Tags: Politics, Theresa May, Yanis Varoufakis, Nicola Bartlett


Never Forget: Council on American-Islamic Relations Dirty Deeds

Opinion Council on American-Islamic Relations USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The Council on American-Islamic Relations is having a banner month. The militant Muslim group never lets a crisis go to waste. That means Americans should beware. When unappeasable CAIR is ascendant, our free speech rights, religious liberty and national security are at risk. Following the horrible massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, CAIR flacks were out in full force decrying “Islamophobia” and calling ...
Tags: New York, Texas, Minnesota, Guns, California, White House, Israel, America, Qatar, Fbi, Egypt, Army, Fox News, Al Qaeda, Hamas, Beltway


Trump reverses plan to cut all Special Olympics funding: 'I've overridden my people'

Betsy DeVos, education secretary, has been under fire since since her budget proposal introduced the cut ThursdayDonald Trump said on Thursday afternoon that he’s “overridden” his own administration officials on proposing to cut funding for the Special Olympics out of the latest federal budget proposals.“The Special Olympics will be funded, I just told my people,” Trump told reporters on the lawn at the White House as he departed to take a flight to an evening rally in Michigan. Continue reading...
Tags: White House, US news, US politics, Michigan, Trump, Trump Administration, Betsy DeVos, ThursdayDonald Trump


Facebook tightens up rules for political advertisers

Verifiable contact details will be required to run campaigns on site ahead of EU electionsAdvertisers will be required to provide verifiable public contact details before they can run political campaigns on Facebook, the company has announced, in the latest attempt by the social network to increase accountability for so-called dark adverts.The move is part of a raft of changes in the buildup to the European elections in May, when citizens from across the EU will vote in new MEPs. Continue readi...
Tags: Facebook, Europe, Politics, Technology, Media, Social Networking, Advertising, Eu, European Union, World news, European elections


Voice of the Mirror: It's May's delay, but we're the ones to pay for failure

The Government has neglected or ignoring pressing issues while the Brexit chaos continues [Author: Voice of the Mirror]
Tags: Politics, Voice of the Mirror


Brexit: School cuts and NHS woes - all the problems ignored since May signed Article 50

Two years of arguing about Brexit and we still don't have a departure date - leaving other major problems unsolved [Author: Jason Beattie, Ben Glaze]
Tags: Politics, NHS, Brexit, Ben Glaze, Jason Beattie, Jason Beattie Ben Glaze


Kim Jong-un’s photographer fired for blocking the leader’s neck with flash for three seconds

The leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-un, has reportedly fired his personal photographer for the weirdest of reasons. According to a couple of sources, the photographer was taking photos of Kim Jong-un when he blocked the crowd’s view over him. With a flash. For three seconds. As a result, he was reportedly kicked off from […] The post Kim Jong-un’s photographer fired for blocking the leader’s neck with flash for three seconds appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Politics, News, North Korea, President, Politician, Photographer, Political Photography, Kim Jong, Political Photographer


Brexit: MPs unlikely to pass withdrawal agreement in vote tomorrow - as it happened

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to the latest Commons Brexit votes and to Theresa May’s announcement that she will quit before next stage of negotiations with EUEU in crisis mode as it plans for no dealWhat could happen if May’s deal is voted down again?Lunchtime summaryWhy May has replaced plans for MV3 with WA1 - Analysis 10.12pm GMT I am going to wrap up now. Tomorrow is a big day for Brexit, so it would probably be rather prudent if...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Buzzfeed, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, John Bercow, Brexit, Oliver Letwin, May, Alberto Nardelli, Andrea Leadsom, EUEU


Trump Backs Off Proposal To Cut Special Olympics Funding

President Donald Trump says he is backing off a budget request to cut funding for the Special Olympics, after days of criticism. Trump told reporters at the White House Thursday, “I’ve overridden my people for funding the Special Olympics.” The Trump administration’s education budget proposal calls for the elimination of $17.6 million in funding for the Special Olympics, roughly 10 percent of the group’s overall revenue. Democrats pressed Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on the topic during a Se...
Tags: Budget, News, Senate, White House, Democrats, House, Donald Trump, Trump, DeVos, Betsy DeVos, Special Olympics, David Taintor


Puerto Rico Governor to Trump: 'I'll punch the bully in the mouth’

The governor of Puerto Rico did not mince his words this week when he learned that the Trump administration have doubled down on their refusal to grant the island funding for its recovery from Hurricane Maria.Gov. Ricardo Ros Rosselló said he will not let Puerto Rican officials be taunted and bullied by the White House.“If the bully gets close, I’ll punch the bully in the mouth,” Mr Rosselló said on CNN on Thursday, referring to Donald Trump.The Puerto Rican governor’s comments came in response ...
Tags: Florida, Texas, News, White House, US, Cnn, House, New Orleans, Marco Rubio, Republican, Donald Trump, Cruz, Puerto Rico, San Juan, Trump, Rossello


'I'll punch the bully in the mouth': Puerto Rico governor warns Trump over Maria relief

Ricardo Rosselló told CNN he wouldn't be bullied by the White House as he continues to press for disaster assistance for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Cnn, Usa Today, Maria, Puerto Rico, Trump, Ricardo Rossell


UK Labour Party Declares National Climate Emergency in Likely Political First

UK politics is more than a seemingly endless Brexit slog. On Thursday, for instance, the Labour Party declared a climate emergency. It likely marks the first major party declaring a climate emergency at the national level anywhere in the world, in yet another sign that climate politics are rapidly shifting.Read more...
Tags: Politics, UK, Science, Activism, Labour Party, Declarations, Climate Strike, Climate Emergency, Labour Party Declares National Climate Emergency


Brexit: MPs unlikely to pass withdrawal agreement in vote tomorrow - live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to the latest Commons Brexit votes and to Theresa May’s announcement that she will quit before next stage of negotiations with EUEU in crisis mode as it plans for no dealWhat could happen if May’s deal is voted down again?Lunchtime summaryWhy May has replaced plans for MV3 with WA1 - Analysis 9.34pm GMT This just in from Brexiter and MEP Patrick O’Flynn, who appears to be fuming. Tomorrow we face the unpa...
Tags: Europe, Politics, Conservative, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, John Bercow, Brexit, Oliver Letwin, May, Tory Party, Patrick O'Flynn, Andrea Leadsom, Andrew Adonis, EUEU


White House and Congress point fingers over nonexistent health care plan

As Republicans on Capitol Hill grapple with President Donald Trump's decision to thrust health care back onto their agenda, many are looking to the White House for guidance on a plan. But the White House doesn't have one, and aides are suggesting it could be up to Congress to determine what would replace the Affordable Care Act should the courts strike down the law.
Tags: News, Congress, White House, Stories, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump


LGBT Homeownership Lags National Rate, as Discrimination Fears Obstruct Progress

When it comes to homeownership, discrimination fears are impeding LGBT renters, who are concerned about navigating the process, and how their neighborhood would receive them, new research reveals. According to the National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals —in collaboration with Freddie Mac—discrimination is a fear for 46 percent of LGBT renters. Although the Code of Ethics of the National Association of REALTORS® bans discrimination due to sexual orientation and/or gende...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, White House, Radio, National, Berger, Wells Fargo, Latest News, Freddie Mac, Housing Discrimination, Suzanne De Vita, NAGLREP, LGBT Housing Policy Summit, Jeff Berger, LGBT Homeownership


Critic’s Pick: ‘The Brink’ Review: Considering the Unlikely Charm of Stephen Bannon

This documentary trails the former White House adviser as he tours Europe and America promoting right-wing populist nationalism.
Tags: Europe, News, White House, America, Demonstrations, Alison, Bannon, Klayman, United States Politics and Government, Stephen Bannon, Protests and Riots, Stephen K, Fringe Groups and Movements, Documentary Films and Programs, The Brink (Movie


Barr Letter Leaves GOPers With Room To Spin And Spread Conspiracy Theories

As the country waits for more information from the Mueller report, Attorney General Bill Barr’s letter is allowing Trumpworld to claim frothy-mouthed vindication, as the Justice Department plods through the report to redact and remove confidential information. Sparse on detail but heavy on conclusions, the Barr letter has given Republicans ample opportunity to spin their own theories about the start of the Mueller investigation. And in the interim before the release of the Mueller report  ...
Tags: News, Obama, Loretta Lynch, Obama Administration, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Russia, Dnc, Ukraine, Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul, Mitch McConnell, Graham, Fisa, Cia


Trump Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave 6 secret authorizations to sell nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia

U.S. Department Of Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave “six secret authorizations by companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi Arabia,” Reuters reports, based on a copy of a document seen by reporters on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 20, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst “Many U.S. lawmakers are concerned that sharing nuclear...
Tags: Post, Politics, Technology, News, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, Russia, Tech, World news, War, Military, Rick Perry, Middle East, Nuclear, Weapons


Ivanka Trump's Lawyer Tried To Change Michael Cohen's 2017 Testimony

The first daughter and White House advisor's schedule isn't public, but we'll keep you posted on her goings-on every weekBack in 2017, Ivanka Trump's lawyer allegedly suggested changes to Michael Cohen's statements to Congress in order to distance the first daughter from the deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, according to emails reviewed by Vanity Fair.Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and a convicted felon, said during an explosive congressional testimony last month ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Vladimir Putin, Congress, California, White House, Russia, New York City, House, Moscow, House Intelligence Committee, Donald Trump, Senate Intelligence Committee, Vanity Fair, Trump, Cohen


Beto O’Rourke hires Iowa caucus architect as state tactician

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa Democratic Party official is facing criticism for jumping to Beto O’Rourke’s campaign — and bringing with him inside information that O’Rourke’s rivals for the White House say could give the former Texas congressman an advantage on caucus night. Before joining O’Rourke’s campaign this month as a senior […]
Tags: Texas, News, White House, Ap, Nation, Iowa, Rourke, DES MOINES Iowa, Iowa Democratic party, Nation & World Politics, Beto O'Rourke


White House, Congress point fingers over nonexistent health care plan

As Republicans on Capitol Hill grapple with President Donald Trump's decision to thrust health care back onto their agenda, many are looking to the White House for guidance on a plan. But the White House doesn't have one, and aides are suggesting it could be up to Congress to determine what would replace the Affordable Care Act should the courts strike down the law.
Tags: Congress, White House, Cnn, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, White House Congress


Leaked Apple docs describe support program for 3rd-party repairs, just as right-to-repair bills in 20 states would require

Documents from Apple leaked to reporters describe a program of support for third-party repairs, and the details sound like it was intended to comply with the requirements of a slew of new right-to-repair bills proposed in some 20 U.S. states. From Jason Koebler at Motherboard: As Apple continues to fight legislation that would make it easier for consumers to repair their iPhones, MacBooks, and other electronics, the company appears to be able to implement many of the requirements of the legisl...
Tags: Apple, Post, Politics, Technology, News, Tech, Jason Koebler, Kyle Wiens, Right To Repair, Righttorepair


White House Finalizes 1.9 Percent Pay Raise for Civilian Feds

Nearly six weeks after its enactment, federal workers will finally see their 2019 pay increase.
Tags: White House, Pay & Benefits


Russia tells Trump its troops will stay in Venezuela for 'as long as needed'

Russia has said its troops will remain in Venezuela “for as long as needed” in a blunt rejection of Donald Trump’s demand they leave immediately.In the latest indication the crisis in Venezuela is taking on elements of a proxy battle between the former Cold War rivals, a spokeswoman for Russia’s foreign ministry said the troops had been dispatched to fulfil “military contracts”.“They are involved in the implementation of agreements in the sphere of military and technical cooperation,” said Maria...
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Russia, US, Bbc, Moscow, Un, Venezuela, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Latin America, Trump, Reuters, Afp, Caracas


Beto O'Rourke hires Iowa caucus architect as state tactician

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa Democratic Party official is facing criticism for jumping to Beto O'Rourke's campaign — and bringing with him inside information that O'Rourke's rivals for the White House say could give the former Texas congressman an advantage on caucus night.
Tags: Texas, News, White House, Ap, Iowa, Rourke, DES MOINES Iowa, Iowa Democratic party, Beto O Rourke


Trump's U.S. Energy Secty. Rick Perry gave 6 secret authorizations to sell nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia: Reuters

U.S. Department Of Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave “six secret authorizations by companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi Arabia,” Reuters reports, based on a copy of a document seen by reporters on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 20, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst “Many U.S. lawmakers are concerned that sharing nuclear...
Tags: Post, Politics, Technology, News, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, Russia, Tech, World news, War, Military, Rick Perry, Middle East, Nuclear, Weapons




Russian agent Maria Butina to be sentenced in U.S. on April 26

Convicted Russian spy Maria Butina, who admitted to working in the United States as an agent of the Russian government to infiltrate the NRA and influence U.S. conservative activists and Republicans, will be sentenced on April 26, said U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan on Thursday. The charges against Butina were not part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s now-completed investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. election. The contents of Mueller's report have not been released. The man i...
Tags: Post, Politics, News, Putin, Washington, Russia, World news, Gop, United States, Moscow, Siberia, Republican, Donald Trump, Spies, American University, Trump



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