Friends and Politics, How to Co-Exist

Friends and Politics, How to Co-Exist

Friends and Politics, How to Co-Exist Caitlin Quattromani: The election of 2016 felt different. Political conversations with our family and friends uncovered a level of polarization that many of us had not previously experienced. People who we always thought were reasonable and intelligent seemed like strangers. We said to ourselves, “How could you think that? […]

EUR – Unemployment Down, Exchange Rate Up

EUR – Unemployment Down, Exchange Rate Up

The euro broke through the psychologically important $1.20 barrier against the U.S. dollar for the first time since January 2015 on Tuesday, a move that could help cement the shared currency’s newfound role as a global haven unless the European Central Bank intervenes. The shared currency has strengthened more than 14% against a broadly weaker […]

Obama Created Charlottesville

Obama Created Charlottesville

Obama Created Charlottesville Condemning both sides of the Charlottesville conflict, Trump says things that are true and the establishment finds uncomfortable, says former US diplomat Jim Jatras. Eight years of Obama’s leadership has left America demonstrably weaker and more divided. Rather than the promised “healing”—racial and other—the Obama era frayed the ties that bind us. […]

Fire Robert Mueller Now

Fire Robert Mueller Now

Fire Robert Mueller Now Two words describe the Russian collusion accusations and investigation of President Trump: Sham & Injustice. Robert Mueller, the special prosecutor, knows it. Rod Rosenstein, the Obama holdover Deputy Attorney General who appointed Robert Mueller, knows it. USAG Jeff Sessions, a decent man and attorney general who recused himself, knows it. The […]

British Pound (£) – Brexit Is Improving Britain Despite Negative Allegations

British Pound (£) – Brexit Is Improving Britain Despite Negative Allegations

Slightly better than expected wages and jobs data saved Britain’s pound from another downward lurch on Wednesday, offsetting a series of political and economic warning signs as talks on leaving the European Union get going. Amid the resulting falls in the pound, several of the Bank of England’s monetary policy panel members have stepped in […]

Bill Gates Speaks Out Against Refugees in Europe

Bill Gates Speaks Out Against Refugees in Europe

Bill Gates Speaks Out Against Refugees in Europe Bill Gates has called on Europe to stop demonstrating generosity towards asylum seekers to avoid an overwhelming migrant influx. He also advises European states to make Africans’ way to the continent much more difficult. During an interview Germany’s Welt am Sonntag, Gates, one of the richest people […]

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan

US Skirts Chinas “One China” Policy And Sells to Taiwan A bipartisan group of senators urged President Donald Trump on Friday to move ahead on delayed arms sales to Taiwan amid congressional concern the White House is ready to curry favor with Beijing at Taipei’s expense. Four Republicans and four Democrats wrote a letter to […]

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong Chinese President, Xi Jinping, arrived in Hong Kong this morning to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city’s return to Chinese rule, while several prominent pro-democracy activists remained in custody after being arrested the previous day. Xi arrived in the former British territory just before noon local time, according […]

There is a Long History of Violence & Death in Democratic Politics

There is a Long History of Violence & Death in Democratic Politics

There is a Long History of Violence & Death in Democratic Politics Democratic politics has often proven a dangerous calling. James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, who aspired to end his life as a mass murderer of Republican Congressmen, was a Donald Trump hater and a Bernie Sanders backer. Like many before him, Mr. Hodgkinson […]

Attempted Assassination of Steve Scalise

Attempted Assassination of Steve Scalise

Attempted Assassination of Steve Scalise Steve Scalise, the Majority Whip for the US House of Representatives, has been shot along with a number of aides at baseball practice in Virginia, according to media reports. Scalise was shot in the hip along with some of his aides by a gunman using a rifle during a congressional […]

US vs. Russia: “I don’t think anyone would survive such a conflict,” – Putin

US vs. Russia: “I don’t think anyone would survive such a conflict,” – Putin

US vs. Russia: “I don’t think anyone would survive such a conflict,” – Vladimir Putin No country on earth would survive should the world’s most powerful nuclear states unleash their atomic weapons, Vladimir Putin has said. His remarks form part of a series of interviews with American film director Oliver Stone. The question of whether […]

Bilderberg Group will Try to Hinder Trump, Russia and China to Advance Socialist Europe

Bilderberg Group will Try to Hinder Trump, Russia and China to Advance Socialist Europe

Bilderberg Group will Try to Hinder Trump, Russia and China to Advance Socialist Europe Topics up for discussion include ‘Russia in the international order,’ China, ‘The Trans-Atlantic defence alliance: bullets, bytes and bucks,’ ‘The war on information,’ ‘Direction of the EU’ and ‘Why is populism growing?’ The Bilderberg Group, Bilderberg conference, Bilderberg meetings or Bilderberg […]

America Became a 3rd World Nation Under Obama

Growing income inequality is turning the US into a dual economy, with one economy for the rich and another for the poor, according to an MIT professor, who warns that the middle class is vanishing. In his new book, “The Vanishing Middle Class,” Peter Temin, professor emeritus of economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, warns […]

2 Muslim Refugees Arrested in Sweden’s Facebook Rape Case

2 Muslim Refugees Arrested in Sweden’s Facebook Rape Case

2 Muslim Refugees Arrested in Sweden’s Facebook Rape Case Two men from Afghanistan, aged 20 and 18, have been remanded in custody by a district court in Uppsala, Sweden, after they were detained during what is suspected to be the gang-rape of a 30-year old woman which was livestreamed on Facebook. Sweden is accepting more […]

Tulsi Gabbard My Take Over the Democratic Party, Let’s Hope So

Tulsi Gabbard My Take Over the Democratic Party, Let’s Hope So

Tulsi Gabbard My Take Over the Democratic Party, Let’s Hope So This particular Democrat did not buy in to the Obama/Clinton dialogue on terrorism or Syria, a Vet herself she had been on the ground in the Middle East and had very different opinions. In December, Gabbard introduced the Stop Arming Terrorists Act, designed to […]

Why You Should Celebrate Australia Day Whoever You Are

Why You Should Celebrate Australia Day Whoever You Are

Why You Should Celebrate Australia Day Whoever You Are Celebrated annually on 26 January, it marks the anniversary of the 1788 arrival of the First Fleet of British Ships at Port Jackson, New South Wales, and the raising of the Flag of Great Britain at Sydney Cove by Governor Arthur Phillip. The First Fleet is […]

Australia’s Problems with Islamic Extremism Worsening

Australia’s Problems with Islamic Extremism Worsening

Australia’s Problems with Islamic Extremism Worsening Speaking out about anything Islamic in Australia will see you shouted down as a racist, but not for long, globally the backlash against religious extremism and political correctness is building. In Australia political correctness has reached the level of insanity, Australian politicians may not realize it but the winds […]

Donald Trump, “Cruz’s political career ended Wednesday night.”

Donald Trump, “Cruz’s political career ended Wednesday night.”

Donald Trump, “Cruz’s political career ended Wednesday night.” In his 1st interview since the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump said he prevented Ted Cruz from being ripped off the stage by entering Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena as hundreds of angry delegates lashed out at the Texas Senator. “You know what, he’s lucky I did it,” […]

Politics and World Chaos are in the Air, Don’t Lose Sight of Market Bubble

Politics and World Chaos are in the Air, Don’t Lose Sight of Market Bubble

Politics and World Chaos are in the Air, Don’t Lose Sight of Market Bubble The attack in Nice, France, was a terrorist act, and the French government extended the state of emergency for 3 months and soldiers will be deployed. The military coup in Turkey, points up the extreme dissidence in that region of the […]

The Real Barrier to Iran’s Economic Revival

The Real Barrier to Iran’s Economic Revival

The Real Barrier to Iran’s Economic Revival By now it has become clear that Iran’s expectations of an immediate economic revival following the nuclear deal were unrealistic. Tehran thought that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) would restore its severed links to the international financial system and to sources of foreign investment. Instead, the […]

Ivanka Trump, “America is getting to know my Father.”

Ivanka Trump, “America is getting to know my Father.”

Ivanka Trump, “America is getting to know my Father.” Donald Trump’s eldest daughter defends her father, lauding him for having revived and elevated the political discussion in America. In an interview last Friday, Ivanka Trump, described as her father’s most influential adviser, said the country is just learning about “who he really is.” “He has […]

Donald Trump Moving to Unite the GOP

Donald Trump Moving to Unite the GOP

Donald Trump Moving to Unite the GOP Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus struck back at the “Never Trump” movement Friday by calling for party unity, saying that it is “essential to victory” that the party rally around the eventual nominee. “This goes for everyone, whether you’re a county party chairman, an RNC member, or […]