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Monday, March 6, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 240  YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Police Find 19 Aborted Girl Babies Abandoned Near a Hospital

 

Murray: GOP Efforts to Defund Planned Parenthood a ‘Dangerous Obsession’  (US Senator of Washington Patty Murray (D)

 

Media Bashes Ivanka Trump’s Jewish Faith; Is Fine With Catholic Nancy Pelosi Promoting Abortion

 

House committee tables two anti-abortion measures (New Mexico)

 

Planned Parenthood Activist Lena Dunham’s Character on HBO’s “Girls” May Get an Abortion

 

Bill to reverse Idaho's telemedicine abortion ban

 

Democrats Kill Bill to Protect Babies Born Alive After Botched Abortions

 

Oklahoma Proposes Abortion Only With Male Consent

 

“L.A. Law” Actor Corbin Bernsen Regrets Aborting His Baby, It’s “The Worst Day of My Life”

 

Minnesota Senate leader expects abortion funding bill to go to Dayton

 

26 Babies Saved Already From Abortion in Latest 40 Days for Life Prayer Campaign

 

Three Ridiculous Arguments Abortion Activists Make

 

A proposed California license plate is a subtle nod to abortion rights and to a slain hero

 

Abortion Backers Say Pro-Life Legislation “Allows Doctors to Lie.” It’s Bogus and Here’s Why

 

Abortions signed off after just a phonecall: How Marie Stopes doctors approve abortions for women they've never met

 

These Surgery Raids Show The Risks Of Abortion Remaining In The Criminal Code (Australia)

 

Italy’s legal loophole saw woman denied abortion by 23 different hospitals

 

Why Polish women are travelling to Germany for abortions

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Pakistan-based terrorists threat to region: Afghan NSA

 

Afghan adviser: Muslims suffer terrorism, too

 

 

AFRICA

 

8 killed in stampede for food handouts   (Zambia)

 

America Can't Turn a Blind Eye to Somalia's Counterterror Needs

 

Stop giving those awful, famine-causing governments money

 

How Women Delivered Africa’s First Female President

 

AMERICA’S NEW CIVIL WAR

 

The root cause of America's new civil war

 

 

AMERICAN VOICE INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC POLICY

 

Personal Health

 

ANTI-SEMITISM

 

White Supremacists Target American Campuses with Flyer Campaigns

 

Misunderstanding the Causes of anti-Semitism

 

In College, JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Had 'Affinity for Jews'

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Miners pull ASX into the black

 

The Australian dollar is higher

 

Australia's economy on the cusp of world economic record

 

Australian trekker dies near Mount Everest base camp

 

Commonwealth will no longer pick up bill for botched surgeries

 

Government planning massive new Department of Homeland Security

 

World goes nuts for Australian produce

 

Papua and Montara oil spill raised with Julie Bishop in Jakarta talks  (Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop)

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

GM to cut another 1,100 jobs

 

BIG GOVERNMENT 

 

The administrative state is huge, and it’s only getting bigger

 

 

CANADA

 

TSX rallies back to positive after early trading, loonie slightly down

 

Ottawa police officer charged with manslaughter in man's 2016 death

 

Soaring Toronto housing costs tapped in new Airbnb ads

 

University of Ottawa dean of medicine warns faculty against ‘politically charged sentiment’

 

Canadian woman denied entry to U.S., told she needs immigrant visa

 

Ottawa police officer charged with manslaughter in death of man violently arrested on camera

 

Hamilton, Ont., finally ends its decades-old ban on street hockey, and it won't actually change a thing

 

Wynne to call meeting of Ontario mayors to plot opioid crisis strategy

 

Will the Liberals dump a second unpopular premier to hang onto Ontario?

 

What $1M buys you in Canada's hot housing markets — in 2007 and today

 

Vote could put Hamilton on leading edge of transgender rights protection

 

Ottawa extends Canada’s military mission in Ukraine for 2 more years

 

Medical marijuana company faces class action suit over pesticide use

 

Toronto anti-Islamophobia rally opposes war against the Islamic State

 

Buying ‘political insulation’: Liberals to call for bids in 2019 for permanent fleet to replace CF-18s

 

What can $1M buy you in Canada? Waterfront Halifax home or a Vancouver fixer-upper

 

Majority of Canadians okay with Liberal deficits: survey

 

Search begins for new top Mountie as RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says he’ll retire in June

 

CAPITOL HILL

 

Russia mystery threatens to consume Washington

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

 

Bus crash kills 18, injures 37 in Panama

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

'Christian' movie accused of promoting idolatry

 

COMEDY

 

David Letterman calls Trump 'crazy' says the Russians 'groomed' him and predicts the president 'will eventually take a fastball to the face and have to leave the game'

 

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China's premier rules out Taiwan, Hong Kong independence

 

This US toymaker pledged never to go to China

 

China Catches Trump Fever, Follows Trump to Slash Taxes

 

China says defense budget will top $145 billion, a record high

 

How Terrorism Could Derail China's 'One Belt, One Road'

 

How Donald Trump is viewed by China's Communist Party

 

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

U.S. Human Rights Report Slams N.Korea's Reign of Terror

 

North Korea orders expulsion of Malaysian ambassador in diplomatic retaliation linked to Kim Jong-nam's death

 

[Interview] 'Direct talks between US, N. Korea unlikely,' says Heritage founder

 

Can US shoot down North Korean missiles?

 

US condemns 'unacceptable' North Korea missile launches

 

Why North Korea Doesn't Belong on the State Sponsor of Terrorism List

 

North Korea fires four ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan

 

Japan Moves to Highest Alert Level After North Korea Fires Missiles

 

 

CONGRESS

 

Progressive Groups Are Turning Against Dem Leaders Willing to Work With Trump


GOP unity on Trump-Russia looks fragile

 

 

COURTS

 

Florida Supreme Court reviews restoring felons' voting rights

 

FL Judge Rules Trump Immigration Order Unconstitutional

 

Family killed with a crowbar over inheritance dispute, prosecutor says

 

Anti-Trump agitators caught on video plotting to wreck inaugural ball plead guilty to conspiracy

 

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

US man stalks Indians in Ohio, posts video saying they are taking away our jobs

 

Man arrested nearly 40 years after wife's dismembered remains found near bridge

 

Milwaukee fifth grade teacher, 24, is arrested for 'sexually assaulting one of her 11-year-old male students that she wanted to make happy'

 

Shooting suspect asked victims if 'status was legal'

 

Cops: Liquor store owner beaten to death with wine bottle

 

Police officials re-assigned in leaked arrest video probe 

 

Cops: Man threw gas on wife, fatally set her aflame

 

Embattled ex-California mayor arrested at airport on numerous charges

 

Thirtysomething Teacher Gets The Slammer For Traumatizing Teens With Oral Sex, Text Messages

 

Pipeline Protestors Stand By Arrested Leader Exposed as Rapist

 

Crime-ridden Chicago goes six days without a homicide for the first time in FOUR YEARS

 

Search is on for woman accused of spraying Walmart employees with chemical

 

Officials in U.S. and India Condemn Shooting of Sikh Man in Washington State

 

CYBER ATTACK

 

Russian Hackers Seek Hush Money From Liberal U.S. Groups

 

Epoch Times Inundated With Cyberattacks Believed to Be From China

 

 

DEATH-PENALTY

 

Condemned Ohio man kills himself on death row

 

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Trump Attacks Bring Team Obama out of Retirement

 

Left-wing group to Democrats: Don’t even meet with Trump, or else

 

Is Obama’s New Home the “Nerve Center” for Anti-Trump Resistance?

 

Obama adds former W.H. staffer Abraham as foundation adviser

 

De Blasio finally wakes up to his lawsuit-settlement insanity (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Not a care in the world? Barack and Michelle Obama smile for the cameras as they are seen for the first time since Trump's sensational phone tapping claims

 

Can we please be really truly done with Hillary?

 

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

US Jewish groups excoriate new travel ban as ‘more of the same’

 

Trump Admin Quietly Gives Illegal Immigrants Work Permit Extensions   (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Why? This must be stopped.)

 

The Poor Need Paths to Wealth, Not Vouchers to Affluent Zip Codes

 

Revised Travel Ban Won’t Include Iraq in Restricted Nations (AVIPP COMMENTARY: It is very foolish not to include Iraq that is a war zone and a haven for Isalmo-Fascist terrorists.)

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Ex-DOJ official: Dems have secret motive for targeting Sessions  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

Franken declines to say Sessions lied (US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

DISNEY

 

Here’s how Disney’s character reveals his ‘gay’ love interest in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

 

Disney Channel Is Now Teaching Homosexuality To Children, Christians In America Must Resist And Fight Against This Evil

 

DIVERSITY

 

The Real Purpose of Diversity

 

ECONOMY

 

Stock market closes lower as financials slump, North Korea fires missiles

 

Wall Street slips on wiretap accusation, geopolitical worries

 

Stocks Retreat With Treasuries as Dollar Advances: Markets Wrap

 

Stocks drop as markets wary of Fed, geopolitical tensions

 

Treasury yields tick higher as March interest-rate decision looms

 

Yen Gains on Korea Tensions While Asia Stocks Rise: Markets Wrap

 

Gold ends lower on interest-rate outlook, but geopolitical worries buoy

 

5 things women can teach men about investing

 

Why is market volatility so low when uncertainty is so high?

 

Time to protect your stock market winnings

 

Dollar strengthens as yen’s ‘haven’ allure dulls

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Report: Gender Studies Degrees Have Increased More Than 300 Percent Since 1990

 

A clear signal that the Trump administration intends to make expanding school choice a key priority

 

NYC Schools Dump Kellogg’s Cereals Because of Health Concerns

 

Triggered: Princeton Reunion Bans Stormtroopers At Star Wars-Themed Party Because It’s Racist, Or Something

 

Clinton-Linked Laureate Education Company Faces Free Fall On The Stock Exchange

 

4 keys for negotiating a better college aid offer

 

Texas College Pays Students To Take 'White Privilege' And BLM Courses

 

The Liberal Arts  (As the experience of freedom makes us unfit for slavery, so the experience of knowledge makes us unfit for handbooks of liberal instruction.)

 

The President's Indictment (An alleged kickback scheme leaves a small Christian college in unusual territory.)

 

New Nonprofit Owner for EDMC (The Dream Center Foundation, a religious missionary organization based in Los Angeles, plans to buy EDMC, a struggling for-profit chain that enrolls 65,000 students. The resulting nonprofit college group will be secular.)

 

Georgetown prof: Muslim Brotherhood does not exist in U.S.

 

De Blasio’s education ‘earthquake’ turned out to be quicksand (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Berkeley Will Delete Online Content  (Starting March 15, the university will begin removing more than 20,000 video and audio lectures from public view as a result of a Justice Department accessibility order.)

 

Elite law schools are tough to get into. But what if you’re Tiffany Trump? (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Would they say this about Obama’s daughters?)

 

Leveling the Playing Field for Independent Bookstores (Association of nonleased campus stores unveils network designed to reduce their dependence on textbook profits and let colleges retain revenues many now pay to companies to operate the stores.)

 

Harvard Confronts the Deep Ties to Slavery in Academia

 

The Aftermath at Middlebury (New details on shouting down of a speaker add to the soul-searching: professor was attacked after event; nonstudents were among those involved; president vows to promote value of free expression.)

 

A U.S. citizen is denied college aid — because of her mother’s immigration status

 

The Gender of Incremental Leadership  (University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan and US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have a similar leadership style, writes Charlie Tyson, and public reaction to it says a good deal about how our society pigeonholes women with power.)

 

 'Conversation Starter' on Ethical Data Use  (New America releases framework to help colleges use predictive analytics to benefit students.)

 

EGYPT

 

Egyptian Journalist: Discrimination Of Egyptian Copts The Result Of Fanaticism In Education System

 

ENERGY

 

Oil prices end lower as traders fret over Chinese demand, U.S. supply growth

 

Energy Prices

 

Exxon to invest $20 billion on U.S. Gulf refining projects

 

Send the Oil: What America Gains from Trump's Big Energy Push

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

Growth really will help solve 'that whole environment thing'

 

EUROPE

 

The Plot Against Europe (The West’s nightmare scenario starts with Donald Trump’s election — and ends with Russian tanks rolling into Estonia while NATO looks the other way.)

 

What Europe’s New Nationalists Want Is Not To Be Ashamed Of Their Heritage

 

Norway: Immigration Minister Slammed for Wearing Crucifix in ‘Vile Attack’

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Deutsche Bank’s drop helps drive European stocks to lower closer

 

Geert Wilders Rides Populism Wave (With Dutch parliamentary elections approaching in mid-March, right-wing populist Geert Wilders is hopeful he can emerge on top.)

 

‘It Is More Dangerous For A Woman In Sweden Than It Is In Mosul’ Award Winning Swedish Woman Journalist Tears Into What Has Happened To Sweden Today

 

Sweden: Muslim migrants try to lure 16-year-old girl into car, scream “whore” and “women like you should die”

 

Swedish government report: Muslim Brotherhood infiltrating organizations and political parties, building parallel society

 

Fake News : Sweden’s Integration Minister Admits Lying to BBC About Rape Stats

 

The European Left’s Israel-Hate

 

EU threatens to punish members that fail to accept 'refugees'

 

Belgium and Greece among countries failing women on rape laws, says study

 

FEDERAL BUDGET

 

Most Say New Government Spending Should Be Offset By Budget Cuts

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

FBI Director James Comey was 'incredulous' over Trump's tweets

 

300 refugees subjects of FBI terror investigations, U.S. officials say

 

Top Republican demands FBI answers about Trump dossier

 

FBI helping investigate shooting of Sikh man near Seattle

 

Put up or shut up: Kellyanne Conway challenges FBI director James Comey to go on the record after he 'tried to rubbish the President's claim that Obama ordered a wire tap at Trump Tower'

 

Trump wiretap charge flummoxes law enforcement officials as FBI head reportedly asks DOJ to reject claim  (FBI Director James Comey)

 

FINANCIAL INDUSTRY

 

Wells Fargo names Allen Parker general counsel

 

FOREIGN AID

 

Foreign aid — funding failure

 

FOREIGN POLICY

 

Americans Still Support Major Role for US in Global Affairs

 

Vice President Pence is quietly becoming a foreign policy power player

 

How the rest of the world could shape Trump’s foreign policy

 

FRANCE

 

Hollande’s ‘ultimate duty’ is to ensure France won’t choose Le Pen – French leader to media   (French President Francois Hollande)

 

Euro falls after France's Juppe says not standing in election race

 

France pummeled by storm winds of over 150km/hr

 

Fillon France election: Party crisis talks over candidate

 

France murder mystery: Brother-in-law 'admits' killing French family

 

GERMANY

 

Refugee Crisis Prevents Honest Dealings with Turkey

 

‘We are Nazis to the bitter end’: right-wing group on trial for terror

 

German Parties and Ministries Vulnerable To Hacking Attacks

 

Berlin's chaos airport sacks boss amid leadership struggle

 

German gov't condemns Erdogan's Nazi remarks  (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

Why small German university towns are the best for foreign students

 

Deutsche Bank shares drop on capital hike plan

 

German drug store tycoon goes on trial for embezzling millions

 

 German Armed Forces running out of ammo speedily

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

Trump to scrap Obama climate plan, costly coal rules

 

GOP

 

Ron Paul to Hold Rally in Arizona in Support of Sound Money Bill   (Former US Representative of Texas Ron Paul)

 

GOP upstarts look to sustained enthusiasm for Trump carrying into next elections

 

GREECE

 

Greek economy shrinks 1.2 percent q/q in fourth quarter, more than estimated

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Repeal of Health Law Faces a New Hurdle: Older Americans

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Thomas Starzl, liver transplant pioneer, dead at 90 

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Bill Paxton cause of death revealed

 

Gay Day: A Hollywood Film About Coming Out — as Straight

 

Streisand Blames Trump For Getting Fat: 'I Eat Pancakes'

 

Rob Reiner: Trump Is ‘Mentally Unstable’  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: America does not care what another Hollywood fool has too say.)

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

People are loving Coke’s gay-friendly ad

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 House Republicans release bill to replace Obamacare

 

Reporters silent on Pelosi's press attack (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Oversight chair weighs in on Trump's wiretapping claim  (US Representative of Utah Jason Chaffetz (R)

 

Why House Republicans Are Rewriting Their Obamacare ‘Replacement’

 

Chaffetz: I've seen no evidence Obama ordered wiretap of Trump  (US Representative of Utah Jason Chaffetz (R)

 

Huckabee Jokes That ‘The Scream’ Painting Reminds Him of Pelosi (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Gowdy: No evidence of Trump's wiretapping claim  (US Representative of South Carolina Trey Gowdy (R)

 

'With All Due Respect To The Reporters' -- Gowdy Kicks Off The Week With BLISTERING Media Takedown

 

House Judiciary Committee Dems to ask WH counsel for details of communications with FBI, DOJ

 

Remember When Obama Spied on Congressmen Opposed to Iran Deal?

 

Leftist Trump Hater Arrested for Bomb Threats Against Jewish Community Centers

 

Congressman apologizes for crude Conway remarks

 

Facing big political hurdles, House Republicans ready an ambitious legislative push to repeal Obamacare

 

Hoyer calls Trump 'detached from reality'  (House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland)

 

IMMIGRATION

 

3 Different Ways State GOP Lawmakers Are Fighting Sanctuary Cities

 

Immigration Lawyer Navigates Uncertain Future for Many

 

Safe Haven: The Sanctuary Movement

 

INDIA

 

US-based Muslims divorce their wives in India using WhatsApp

 

Casinos, sports betting to be legalised in India? Law panel examining the issue

 

Indian fisherman shot dead by Sri Lankan navy

 

7 teenage girls raped for two months in Kerala’s Wayanad, accused arrested

 

India fails to protect its Under-5 kids

 

Durrani says Mumbai attacks carried out by Pakistan group: All you need to know

 

India installs its tallest flag in Attari, Pakistan cries ‘espionage’

 

Indian man claims racial abuse in New Zealand, told to ‘go back to his country’

 

India calls for early adoption of anti-terror convention by UN

 

Month-long election battle in 5 states draws to close as campaigning ends in Uttar Pradesh

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

Arkansas Governor to Feds: ‘Listen to the States’ on Trillion-Dollar Infrastructure Package

 

INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY

 

Ask James Rosen and Angela Merkel about Obama Spying  (The Obama administration was not above surveillance of world leaders and the press, along with treating respected reporters as criminals.)

 

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICES (IRS)

 

NYT Columnist Encourages IRS Agents To Commit Felony By Leaking Trump's Taxes

 

 

INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT

 

Ukraine, Russia Face Off At International Court In The Hague

 

IRAN

 

IRGC Using 'Mahan Air' Civilian Airliners To Hide Transfer Of Weapons And Fighters To Syria, Yemen

 

Iran launched 2 ballistic missiles, US officials say

 

Iran Formally Charges Member Of Nuclear Negotiating Team

 

IRAQ

 

Self-Serving History (John Nixon’s account of the interrogation of the late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein dispenses with evidence to score political points.)

 

Fox Exclusive: Former Iraqi Vice President Allawi speaks on US relations, Trump

 

40,000 displaced from Mosul as Iraqi forces near old city

 

Report: Iraqi Forces Capture Second Of Five Mosul Bridges

 

‘ISIS cut heads, break legs & provoke airstrikes’: Refugees describe Mosul terror (RT Exclusive)

 

ISLAM

 

Atlanta-area mosques receive death threats

 

New ISIS Command To EAT Infidels Has Islamic Roots

 

Oklahoma lawmaker gives questionnaire to Muslims, Hamas-linked CAIR enraged

 

The Quest for Islam-Based Affirmative Action

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Monday, March 6, 2017)

 

Knesset passes law barring boycott supporters from Israel

 

In final letter, slain Palestinian activist Basel al-Araj ponders looming death

 

Joint Netanyahu-Herzog peace bid was stymied by Amona crisis last fall – report (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu/ Labor Party chairman Isaac Herzog)

 

Christian Cleric Urges Americans to Stand With Israel Against BDS

 

Netanyahu: 80% of security threats against Israel emanate from Iran

 

Report: Israeli army to appeal Elor Azarya's 18 month sentence

 

Israeli slams women’s protest for giving Palestinian bomber top role

 

Critics: Liberman ‘Mistaken and Misleading’ on Trump’s Settlements Stance (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Liberman to see top Trump figures while on Washington visit

 

Coalition members push for new settlement to replace Amona

 

Switzerland funds NGOs that call for Israel’s destruction

 

Zionism’s anti-Zionist protector

 

Turkey, Israel do not contradict each other on Syria, says Tel Aviv

 

Sources: Egypt planning to open Rafah crossing with Gaza twice a month

 

Citing Jewishness, Aleppo family appeals to Israel for help

 

Female combat soldiers undergo special fitness

 

Kremlin: Putin, Netanyahu to Discuss Israel-PA Peace Deal in Moscow  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

As Netanyahu grilled, police chief says probes nearing end

 

UN report to cite Israeli annexation, urge ending

 

Video: Israeli forces simulate Palestinian home demolitions, clashes for military training

 

Security coordination under fire after suspect once held by PA killed

 

The Flawed Nature of US Security Guarantees

 

Top minister denies Netanyahu would have signed letter on territorial compromise

 

Trump, Netanyahu discuss Iran in phone call (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

PLO names children's camp after terrorist who murdered 37  (“Palestine” Liberation Organization (PLO)

 

US warned Israel about annexing West Bank (Judea and Samaria)  

 

Netanyahu to Meet Putin to Discuss Iran’s Presence in Syria (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu/Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

Palestinian killed in West Bank (Judea and Samaria) firefight

 

Media Misfeasance Exposed in “Eyeless in Gaza” Documentary

 

Women’s ‘resistance’ is embracing the wrong Palestinians

 

Cuomo, in Whirlwind Tour of Jerusalem, Shows Support for Israel (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

Israel Casts a Wary Eye on the Rise of Threats in the U.S.

 

Israel gives green light to decriminalise marijuana use

 

JAPAN

 

North Korea launch may be test of 'saturation attack' on Japan

 

LIBERALISM

 

Lynch Mobs of the Left

 

MALAYSIA

 

Parting shots as Malaysia expels North Korea's ambassador

 

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim Jong Nam killing

 

Malaysia’s PM Razak: Mutual desire for security cooperation with Saudi Arabia

 

MEDIA 

 

NYTimes Plays with Semantics to Call Obama Spying a ‘Conspiracy Theory’

 

Media Collusion with the “Espionage Establishment”

 

MSNBC's Brzezinski Unleashed: Trump's Presidency 'Fake' and 'Failed'

 

Special Fake News Rap Sheet: Here Are All the MSM's Lies Surrounding TOWERGATE

 

Ignorant: 'New York Daily News' Columnist: Can We Just Vote Trump Out?

 

Mark Levin on Trump Wiretapping Claims: ‘The Evidence Is Overwhelming’

 

100 Days of Trump: What part of Obama’s Trump Tower wiretap does the media not get?

 

Ingraham on Russia-Trump Conspiracy: ‘Typical Washington Feeding Frenzy’…

 

Leaks and unnamed sources fuel media's plan to destroy Trump

 

MEDITERRANEAN

 

500 Migrants Picked Up in Mediterranean Crossing to Italy

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

US strike in Yemen kills former Guantanamo Bay detainee

 

Dubai: Man on trial for insulting Islam on Facebook

 

Suspected U.S. drones hit al Qaeda targets in Yemen: residents

 

Vets say they were duped into helping Saudi Arabia dodge payouts to 9/11 victims

 

MILITARY

 

Call the Marine nude photo scandal what it is: sexual assault

 

Pentagon Blocks Littoral Combat Ship Overrun From a GAO Report

 

Lawmakers decry "degrading" Marine Corps nude photo scandal

 

Inside the Green Berets' Hunt for One of World's Most Brutal Warlords

 

Pentagon plan calls for more US participation in attack against ISIS

 

$54 Billion Is Chump Change  (It’s going to take a lot more than the President proposed to restore America’s military readiness.)

 

Don’t Send More U.S. Troops Into Syria  (Not when the current strategy against ISIS is working.)

 

Army vet who served two tours in Afghanistan faces deportation to Mexico after he was caught delivering two pounds of cocaine

 

Navy subs still show issue with stealth coating

 

Marine Corps rocked by nude-photo scandal

 

2 vets win Agent Orange exposure cases from Okinawa

 

 

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE (NAACP)

 

We Hear You: The NAACP, Political Correctness, and School Choice

 

 

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA)

 

Nasa worker suggests magnetic shield around Mars to make it habitable

 

NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE

 

Tragedy as falling tree kills 21-year-old woman in Yosemite National Park during stormy weather

 

NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER

 

CIA, DOJ Sued Over Leaks of Classified Info About Former NSA Flynn

 

McMaster supports Trump’s goal to defeat ISIS

 

NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION (NATO)

 

Trump, NATO, and the Burden of the Past

 

NUTRITION

 

Have scientists FINALLY found the key to successful weightloss? Experts create new 'science based' low carb diet they say is 'easy to stick to' (and you can still eat dessert)

 

OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET (OMB)

 

OMB Head Mulvaney: Mexico Wall Estimates as High as $25M Per Mile (Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney)

 

Mulvaney preparing entitlement reform options for Trump

 

Shovel-ready? Here's what Big Government needs to do to get out of the way of the border wall, says OMB director

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistani Army Says Five Soldiers Killed In Militant Attacks

 

As US influence shrinks in Pak, China steps in

 

Raheel Sharif should think before accepting Saudi Arabia offer: Pervez Musharraf  (Pakistani Army Chief General Raheel Sharif/ Former Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf)

 

Five Pak-Army soldiers killed along Pak-Afgan border

 

‘Humanitarian Crisis’ After Pakistan’s Border Is Shut

 

Stronger Pak-Iran defence would serve regional peace and stability: Qamar Bajwa

 

PHILIPPINES

 

Philippine defence chief visits US carrier in S. China Sea 

 

"Tip of a bloody iceberg": Ex-cop links Philippine leader to killings

 

POLLS

 

CNN/ORC poll: Most back special prosecutor to investigate Russia

 

POULTRY INDUSTRY

 

Bird Flu Found in Tennessee Flock, Near Top U.S. Chicken States

 

PRISONS

 

Illegals forced to clean prison toilets sue for $5 million

 

 

PRODUCTY RECALL

 

Evanger's and Against the Grain Recall additional products

 

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall of March 2017

 

RUSSIA

 

Navalny Has Exposed the Russian Prime Minister’s Corruption. Now What?  (Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev)

 

Kremlin stresses Moscow not involved in Washington's internal affairs

 

Another Russian Soldier Reportedly Killed in Syria Is Laid to Rest in Nizhny Novgorod

 

The truth about Russia

 

Russian Prison Guards Intercept a Drone Sneaking a Mobile Phone to an Inmate

 

New cooperation with Russia in anti-ISIS fight looks unlikely

 

Russia's take on Trump: Glee gives way to frustration

 

'Don't be so desperate to rub up against Russia'  (America’s longest-serving diplomat has some parting advice for President Donald Trump.)

 

Is Russia Still an Enigma?

 

Russia, Turkey and the Black Sea A2/AD Arms Race

 

8 surprising facts about stellar career of Valentina Tereshkova, the 1st  woman in space

 

Kremlin says seriously worried about North Korea missile drills

 

Agents detain Playboy model they believed to be Russian spy 

 

Russia conspiracy allegations to continue until Trump plugs intel leaks

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

After Trump’s win, people buy fewer firearms, with one big exception: Minorities

 

SENATE

 

Grassley rips FBI's reported plans to hire author of Trump dossier (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)

 

Rubio: ‘White House Will Have to Answer’ Trump’s Wiretapping Allegations  (US Senator of Florida Marco Rubio (R)

 

Is Angus King warming to Neil Gorsuch? (US Senator of Maine Angus S King Jr.  (I)

 

Schumer calls for DOJ probe into Trump interference (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Ex-Trump adviser asked to retain Russia material

 

Democrat on FISA Last Week: ‘More and More Americans Are Getting Swept Up in the Searches’

 

Former Federal Prosecutor Calls for Every Senator to Reveal Ambassadors They Met With

 

Sen. Collins: ‘Too Soon to Tell’ If Intel Committee Will Subpoena Trump’s Tax Returns  (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)

 

Manchin in the middle  (US Senator of West Virginia Joe Manchin III (D)

 

Axios: Chuck Schumer Plans New ‘Blue Wall’ to Block Donald Trump’s Border Wall   (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

Senate Dem Will Try To Block Confirmation Of Jeff Sessions' Deputy  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

Democratic Sen. Chris Coons (Rhode Island) backtracks on Trump campaign-Russia claim

 

Will Grandstand Rand Sabotage Obamacare Repeal? (US Senator of Kentucky Rand Paul (R)

 

Schumer voices 'doubts' over Senate Trump probe (Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York)

 

'I have no insight into what exactly he's referring to': Senator Marco Rubio baffled by Donald Trump's claims that Obama bugged his Manhattan home    (US Senator of Florida Marco Rubio (R)

 

Colorado senator facing pressure to back home-state Neil Gorsuch  (US Senator of Colorado Michael F Bennet (D)

 

 

SEX TRAFFICKING

 

Top 12 brands in your home that facilitate porn, sex trafficking

 

 

SHADOW GOVERNMENT

 

Video: David Horowitz Discusses the Shadow Government with Lou Dobbs

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Twitter suspends former KKK leader's account

 

US psychologists claim social media 'increases loneliness'

 

SOCIAL JUSTICE

 

Social Justice Syndrome: ‘Rising Tide of Personality Disorders Among Millenials’

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

“The leader of the SPLC is aware the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) is a Hamas organization”

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

THAAD Retaliation from China Unlikely to Kill Business

 

Chinese protest against South Korea's Lotte

 

China intensifies retaliatory measures

 

North Korea fires ballistic missiles into ocean, S. Korea's military says

 

Park, Choi colluded to receive bribes from Samsung: special prosecutor

 

South Korea: North Korea test fires ballistic missiles into ocean

 

US puts stronger military options on table

 

South Korea's Lotte says 4 retail stores in China closed amid political tension

 

 

SPORTS

 

Israel Stuns South Korea to Open World Baseball Classic

 

NHL Scoreboard

 

NBA Scoreboard

 

College Basketball Scoreboard (Men)

 

STATES

 

Texas Legislature to Consider Bill to Ensure ‘Public Safety’ in Bathrooms

 

California Is Too Expensive For Poor People

 

Twin sisters, 97, apparently freeze to death after falling outside

 

Alabama Official Angers Some at Selma Event Over Voter ID

 

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

State Dept. staffers have one question: Where’s Rex? (US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson)

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Supreme Court: Jury secrecy no bar to looking into race bias

 

Supreme Court scraps case on transgender bathroom rights

 

 

SYRIA

 

IS imposes ‘Afghan dress’ in Syria’s Raqqa – monitor

 

Syrian fighters cut key supply route to Daesh-held Raqqa

 

Syrian army smokes out terrorists from northwestern Aleppo

 

In Pictures: Pilot of crashed Syrian military jet identified

 

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan Risks Beijing Backlash Over South China Sea Patrols

 

PMI rises for 12th consecutive month

 

China to target younger Taiwanese in loyalty boost

 

China will not tolerate Taiwan independence bid PM Li

 

Taiwan’s diplomatic ties with Caribbean region not stable: Foreign Minister

 

Graduates downbeat on earnings expectations

 

Chinese ships pass through Taiwan Straits

 

Pollen from cherry blossom can harm eyes, report says

 

Economic Affairs Minister expects no power supply shortages this summer

 

US State Department flags Taiwan for labor exploitation

 

Taipei to ban charcoal at restaurants

 

Temperatures to drop to 13 degrees for northern Taiwan on Tuesday and Wednesday

 

TECHNOLOGY

 

Lightning-fast robot clinches Rubik's Cube world record

 

9 ways drones are changing real estate

 

Robots take center stage at Aviano tech challenge

 

Picking on robots won’t deal with job destruction

 

TELEVISION

 

Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne dead at 84

 

Ratings for ABC Gay Rights Drama ‘When We Rise’ Tank After Two Episodes

 

Mark Steyn responds to firing by CRTV

 

 

TRADE

 

Trump’s blindness on trade is all too easy to see 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey defies US/UK coalition against the Islamic State, attacks the Yazidis instead

 

‘Erdoğan went too far,’ Germany’s Turkish community says (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

German government condemns President Erdoğan’s Nazi remarks

 

I will stir up the world if they block me from speaking in Germany: Erdoğan

 

Erdogan accuses Germany of behaving 'like Nazis' after Turks banned from political rallies (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

Coup soldier ordered earlier mobilization after intel chief meeting: Indictment

 

Turkish FM says over 5,500 Turkish citizens arrested and convicted in 147 countries

 

Turkish banks ‘remain well-capitalized’: Moody’s

 

At least 1,300 suspects arrested in one week: Interior ministry

 

Syrian doctors help Syrian refugees in Turkey with support of 50 NGOs

 

Turkey targeting foreign patients with new city hospitals

 

UNIONS

 

AFL-CIO to Join Feminist Anti-Trump Protest

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 ends lower, but Standard Life surges on deal to buy Aberdeen

 

UK needs financial reserves in the tank for Brexit, says Chancellor Philip Hammond

 

High Heels a Workplace Hazard? U.K. Parliament Debates Shoe Sexism

 

The Battle of Britain Saved Western Democracy

 

Security services 'prevented 13 UK terror attacks since 2013'

 

School meals row: Swinney says ‘buy local where possible’  (Scotland)

 

Strong link between disadvantage and suicide, says Samaritans

 

Jeremy Corbyn facing questions about his tax return amid claims he failed to declare leadership income

 

UK Manhunt after woman forced into car with toddler and raped

 

Peugeot-Citroen agrees deal with GM to buy Vauxhall-Opel

 

UK will have to give up all EU perks after Brexit, François Hollande warns  (French President Francois Hollande)

 

More than 600 health quango chiefs on six figure salaries amid cash crisis

 

Chancellor's budget to build up Brexit reserves, not tackle NHS crisis

 

Uber drivers to ferry elderly patients home from hospital in bid to tackle record NHS bedblocking

 

Exclusive Sexual harassment 'at epidemic levels' in UK universities

 

Fire leaves thousands without power

 

GPs hit out at private screening checks as they say "needless" tests have prompted soaring visits 

 

Brexit Hammond vows UK will fight back if it gets bad deal

 

Mediterranean diet could slash risk of deadly breast cancer by 40pc

 

Man comes forward after Valentine's Day group attack on gay couple

 

Paralysed hit-and-run woman's TV appeal

 

Tristan Voorspuy, ex-British army officer, killed in Kenya

 

'Limited window' for NI political deal

 

UK manufacturers enjoy post-Brexit surge in orders: survey

 

US MINT

 

It cost 1.5 cents to make a penny last year

 

VATICAN

 

Is the pontificate of Francis in the clutches of the gay lobby?

  

Vatican mulls possible miracle by slain cleric, church authorities in El Salvador say

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Obama’s first FISA request to monitor Trump, in June 2016, was denied

 

White House fails to offer ANY evidence of Trump Tower bugging for third straight day: Spokeswoman is skewered in live TV for lack of proof - and Sean Spicer says discussing president's claim is 'a rabbit hole'

 

Voters Rate Jobs Most Important on Trump’s Agenda

 

Why does Trump think Obama tapped his phones?

 

Full Text: Read Trump's revised travel ban executive order

 

The information vacuum deep inside Trump Russia controversy

 

It’s On: WH Spox Says Trump Doesn’t Believe Comey

 

Gay conversion therapy advocates heartened by Pence, Republican electoral victories  (Vice-President Mike Pence)

 

Ex-Deputy Sec'y of State: Trump is the leading purveyor of fake news

 

Analysis: President Trump puts credibility on line in his biggest fight yet

 

Trump packs schedule with Cabinet-level meetings

 

White House messaging guidance to Congress: Obama abused power

 

Bannon in 2013: McCarthy was right in Communist fight

 

Rudy Giuliani's son lands job in Trump's White House

 

Trump Bugged by Obama a Bigger-than-Watergate Cover-Up

 

President Trump Signs New Immigration Executive Order

 

But He Folds! 5 Big Fights Where Trump Is Backing Down

 

#ObamaGate Is a Lot More than a Hashtag

 

What's In Trump's New Immigration Order

 

Analysis: Does Obama Have Grounds to Sue Trump for Libel?

 

Obama’s Wiretaps?

 

Trump Isn’t the First President to Go to War With the Press

 

Trump Accuses “Bad,” “Sick” Barack Obama of Wiretapping His Trump Tower Phones

 

Trump's wiretap accusations upend presidential norms

 

Trump's playbook: Go on offense with a new conspiracy theory

 

Conway blames Trump's wiretap dust-up on 'double standard'

 

WH spokeswoman 'doesn't think' Trump accepts FBI's reported denial of alleged wiretapping

 

Conway says Trump's new travel ban will have 'six or seven major' differences

 

DeepStateGate: Trump Ends the Wiretapping Innuendo Game by Dealing Himself In

 

The Enablers of Obama’s Wiretapping Scandal  (Barack Obama and his henchmen would not have been emboldened in their machinations to undermine an election and then a Presidency if it were not for the feckless Republican Party and the tacit support of the media.)

 

The Obama Camp’s Disingenuous Denials on FISA Surveillance of Trump

 

White House wants it both ways on revised travel ban

 

Dear Trump, Be a Team Leader, Not a Lone Ranger


Knives are out for Reince
(Trump’s White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus is becoming a singular target of criticism as persistent controversies plague the Presidency.)

 

Why Trump might suspect Obama bugged Trump Tower

 

The Trump Experiment may come to an early tipping point

 

Are relations that bad? Video emerges of Trump's 'furious Oval Office argument' with Steve Bannon as Ivanka and Jared look on

 

From Talk Radio to Trump’s Twitter Feed

 

Trump taunts Obama for making secret 2012 election promises to Putin - a day after accusing him of wire-tapping Trump Tower

 

Six ways Obama alumni are making life harder for Trump

 

Trump is in trouble whether his wiretap claim was true or not'

 

The dramatic difference between Mike Pence and Donald Trump when it comes to the press (Vice-President Mike Pence)

 

President Bush's former Attorney General believes Trump is RIGHT and Trump Tower WAS bugged

 

Matthew Norman If Watergate weighs heavily on Trump's mind it's not hard to guess why

 

How the Correspondents’ Dinner devolved into a celebrity lovefest

 

Annie Lennox thanks Trump for helping the women's movement

 

Doyle McManus: Who's responsible for driving the Trump-Russia story? Trump, of course

 

Obama WH press secretary on wiretapping Trump: 'I don't know'

 

WHITE PRIVILEGE

 

Pay for Your White Privilege  (Calculate your ancestry and find out how much you owe.)

 

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)

 

Exposure to pollution kills millions of children, WHO reports find

 
 

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