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Thursday, June 21, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Pro-life banners to greet drivers in 50 cities

 

Republican Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan Refuses to Defund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

 

Court Rejects Abortion Giant’s Demand for Church Emails

 

Congressmen Seek Investigation After 9 Abortionists Caught Doing Abortions on Teen Girls, Not Reporting Sexual Assault

 

Abortion rights groups sue Virginia over restrictions they call medically unnecessary

 

Pro-Life Advocates Will Hold Banners on Highways in 50 Cities Declaring “Abortion Takes a Human Life”

 

Indiana pro-lifers demand abortionists be investigated for not reporting minors’ abortions

 

Whites Outnumber Blacks 5-1 in Arkansas But More Black Babies are Killed in Abortions

 

Conservatives Try to Redefine “Pro-Life” to Trash Pro-Life People on Immigration

 

Teenager Had 3 Abortions and Her Parents Never Knew

 

Pro-Life Group Blasts Bob Casey for Supporting Abortion, Planned Parenthood: “He is Not His Father”

 

Ohio Wins a Fight in Its Battle to Defund Planned Parenthood

 

This Company Incinerates Bodies of Unborn Babies Killed in Abortions as Late as 30 Weeks

 

Conservative Columnist Charles Krauthammer Passes Away, Had Called for Overturning Roe v. Wade

 

Abortion clinic will not receive Texas bishops' emails, court rules

 

Abortion Activist Claims Christian Voters Only Care About “White Families”

 

Abortion and Gender

 

Man Arrested For Killing His Wife for Refusing to Abort Their 7-Month-Old Unborn Baby  (India)

 

Activists Seek Audience Before Venezuela's Constituent Assembly to Debate Legalization of Abortion

 

Woman Wins $2.1 Million “Wrongful Birth” Case Because She Didn’t Get to Abort Her Disabled Baby(Ireland)

 

Irish politician quits party after it forbids free vote on new abortion law

 

China May End Its Two-Child Forced Abortion Policy, But What Comes Next May Be Just as Bad

 

ADOPTION

 

Blue states raising barriers to faith-based adoptions

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

U.S., Afghan Offensive Trounces ISIS Forces Near Pakistan

 

Afghan Unrest, Taliban Attacks Leave Lawmakers Pessimistic

 

AFRICA

 

‘We’re called scum, rats, pigs’: S. Africa’s Jews protest soaring anti-Semitism

 

Woman Gives Birth and Throws Her Baby Down a Pit Toilet  (South Africa)

 

Christian Death Toll from Herdsmen Attacks Mounts in Adamawa State, Nigeria

 

AIRLINES

 

Airline passengers catch couple having sex in seat behind them

 

AIRPORTS

 

Protesters descend on LaGuardia as young migrants arrive in NYC

 

AMERICA

 

America Is Over, But I Won’t See It Go Without An Epic Fight

 

AUSTRALIA 

 

Australian Market Extends Gains

 

The Australian dollar's losing streak is over

 

New Scrutiny of Donor Influence in Australian Higher Ed

 

Toys 'R' Us is shutting down in Australia, too

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

Here’s How Trump Wants to Streamline Government

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

Statue of Liberty Not a Symbol of Open Borders

 

BREAKDOWN OF THE FAMILY

 

5 Times Child Protective Services Separated Kids from Parents for No Good Reason

 

 

CANADA

 

TSX pulls back from record-high close, loonie trades lower

 

Facing possible expulsion from the U.S., many former DREAMers could qualify to come to Canada, Trudeau told (Canadian Prime Minister Prime Minister Justin Trudeau)

 

'You Can F--- Yourself Too': Grit goes on anti-Trump rant

 

Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US

 

Canada's impaired driving laws just got a huge, controversial overhaul

 

Toronto police arrest 70 people in dawn raids targeting Five Point Generals street gang

 

Canada: Mother of Muslim who plotted to bomb Times Square says he is not a terrorist, he’s mentally ill

 

This is the most dangerous story we can tell about nursing homes

 

 

CENSUS BUREAU

 

America’s white population shrinks for the first time as nation ages

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China opens new air routes, tourism to North Korea after Kim Jong-Un visit (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

The Weaponized Economy of The People’s Republic of China

 

U.S. Weighs Resuming China Talks with Split on Trump’s Trade Team

 

In China ‘Free’ Trade Means Steal What You Want

 

China, not Trump, started this trade war

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

N.Korea-China Exchanges Blossom at Alarming Rate

 

US Identifies North Korea Missile Test Site That Kim Vowed to Destroy  (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

Kim, Xi discussed strategic cooperation: NK media (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping)

 

Trump: N. Korea has blown up 4 test sites

 

Why the Left Overlooks the Trump-Kim Summit Positives

 

North Korea on summit

 

CONGRESS

 

Congress Seeks to Ban Iran From International Financial System

 

 

COURTS

 

In 2015, Judge Demanded Obama Release Children, Mothers Detained in ‘Deplorable Conditions’

 

Mom separated from son will get him back today after filing suit

 

Couple accused of starving, shackling kids to face trial

 

Family sues school district after 12-year-old girl commits suicide

 

Judge: Kansas cannot require citizenship proof from voters

 

Federal judge is skeptical of Trump administration arguments against California's 'sanctuary' law

 

Former employee sued by Tesla says he was a whistleblower, alarmed by company practices and Elon Musk

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

The worst crime against the gay community you've never heard of -- until now

 

Police fatally shoot 17-year-old boy fleeing traffic stop

 

Gun-owning pastor tells how he ended carjacking felon's rampage

 

Officer shot, killed teen who fled at traffic stop

 

Police: Dem activist threatens to murder congressman's children

 

Cheer coach seduced student at booze-fueled party: cops

 

Married perv admits convincing dozens of young girls to send him sex videos

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

Poll: 3:1 Public Support for Trump’s Push to End Catch-and-Release

 

The Real Child Abusers of Border Insecurity

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Hillary Clinton’s Group Hauls in $1 Million Off Border ‘Humanitarian Crisis’

 

Report: Atlanta Taxpayers Footed $8,100 Tab for Democratic Mayor’s Dinner Party

 

 

Peter Fonda Visible Proof Of What Obama’s Resistance Movement Is Really Up To

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Jeh Johnson: Obama Admin Expanded Family Detention  (Former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson)

 

DHS Secretary Nielsen casts immigration crisis as 'a national security issue'

 

Problematic Women: DHS Secretary Bullied Out of DC Restaurant

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

The IG Report Should End Mueller’s Obstruction Investigation (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

DOJ asks judge to remove 20-day limit on detaining immigrant families

 

Immigration backlog exceeds 700K cases and rising

 

DOJ requests military lawyers to help prosecute immigration crimes: report

 

 Who Are Those Mysterious Trump-Hating FBI Officials? And Other Unanswered Questions From The Clinton Email IG Report

 

ECONOMY

 

Trade fears give Dow its 8th straight loss, Nasdaq has worst session since April

 

Dow drops eighth straight session on trade worry; Amazon slips

 

Stocks Drop as Daimler Warning Revives Trade Angst: Markets Wrap

 

Asian Stocks Fluctuate; Dollar, Yields Advance: Markets Wrap

 

Asian shares edge ahead, oil subdued before OPEC meeting

 

Gold settles at fresh 2018 low as dollar index taps 11-month high

 

Trump’s Advantage in a Trade War: A Strong Economy

 

U.S. labor market tightening; mid-Atlantic manufacturing cools

 

Treasury yields fall as trade tensions and Italy fears stoke demand for havens

 

EDUCATION

 

New Jersey: Parents sue public school district for teaching “Islam is the true faith”

 

Open Letter to School Boards Everywhere: Stop Renaming Your Schools After Obama

 

Enrollment Boost From Summer Pell

 

De Blasio's failures are fueling the demand for charter schools(Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio(D)

 

No Bottom Yet in 2-Year College Enrollments

 

EGYPT

 

US Envoys Meet El-Sisi in Cairo, Set to Arrive in Israel Before Sabbath  (Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi)

 

Could Russia Flip Egypt?

 

ELECTION 2016

 

While Evidence of Russian Meddling Mounted, Obama Ordered Stand-Down

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Voter interest in the midterm elections stands at a historic high with a singular focus — Trump

 

ENERGY

 

Global oil prices drop as OPEC appears close to deal on higher output

 

Energy Prices

 

OPEC rift deepens as Iran walks out of key meeting in Vienna

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Auto makers, Italian stocks drag European shares lower

 

A Father Films His Daughter As She Grows From 0 Months To 18-Years-Old

 

EUTHANASIA

 

Hospital Killed More Than 450 Patients in Massive Euthanasia Campaign By “Shortening Their Lives” (United Kingdom)

 

FANNIE MAE AND FREDDIE MAC

 

Fannie-Freddie Rise After White House Proposes Privatization

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

IG Report Highlights FBI Counterspy Failings

 

IG probe, Strzok ouster shine spotlight on rampant anti-Trump sentiment inside beleaguered FBI

 

Marc Thiessen: The overlooked bombshell of the IG report

 

 

FEDERAL DEFICIT


Deficits Become More Expensive

 

FOREIGN AID

 

The best solution to immigration crisis: Give aid to poor countries(AVIPP COMMENTARY: The US does this already and it does not work.)

 

FOREIGN POLICY

 

How Trump is Reshaping American Foreign Policy

 

A Trump Foreign Policy

 

FRANCE

 

France: Macron losing control over Islam-dominated no-go areas, asks public for help(French President Emmanuel Macron)

 

France crowned European champions of social welfare spending

 

Muslim attacks French cops with knife as his phone plays Qur’an verses: “You’re all unbelievers, I’ll kill you”

 

French aid group workers in Africa 'used prostitutes'

 

France: Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” attacks passersby with knife, to get mental health evaluation

 

GERMANY

 

Trump reportedly tossed a Starburst toward Merkel during G7 summit  (German Chancellor Angela Merkel)

 

Müde and moody: sleep deprivation is making Germans irritable, experts say

 

Germany’s Merkel calls for solutions to Iran’s ‘aggressive tendencies’

 

Merkel pleads for more humanity in refugee debate

 

GOP

 

Fox News Poll: Florida GOP gubernatorial primary

 

Longtime GOP strategist abandons his party, calls for the election of Democrats

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

 

The Health 202: Azar: We need to get migrant children out of HHS care as 'expeditiously' as possible

 

HHS to Pentagon: Prepare to House Up to 20000 Immigrant Kids

 

What's next for children already separated from their families?

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

New ‘Jurassic Park’ film deletes scene revealing lesbian character, LGBT activists mad

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Pride Month Has Become a Time for LGBT Activists to Pursue Political Enemies

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Dem Candidate in California Never Voted in State Elections Before Filing to Run in 2017

 

Democrat Congressman Wants ‘Taxpayer-Funded Dorms’

 

House GOP passes subsidy-packed farm bill, tightening food stamp rules and work requirements

 

Pelosi Leans on 'Great' Reagan, Bush for Immigration Arguments  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

House GOP Leaders Delay Vote On Compromise Immigration Bill

 

House delays vote on immigration bill in face of likely defeat

 

'Textbook Definition of Bias'  (US Representative of South Carolina Trey Gowdy (R) and Company grill Obama’s Inspector General.) 

 

Trump, GOP launch full-court press on compromise immigration measure

 

McAuliffes to host fundraiser with Pelosi to help Democrats’ midterm effort  (Former Governor of Virginia Terry McAuliffee (D)/ House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

 

'The United States got a bad deal in Singapore,' former defense official tells lawmakers

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Report: Dems Have Been Protesting Shelter for Unaccompanied Minors…

 

Doctors warn family separation may lead to lifetime of harm

 

Illegal Immigration, Internment Camps, and Useful Idiots

 

Hundreds of Separated Children Quietly Sent to New York

 

Family relationships have long been part of the bedrock of U.S. immigration policy. Then came Trump

 

Don't stop with family separation. End the whole immigration prison system


IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

 

The businesses making millions from Trump's child separation policy

 

Antifa Reveals Identities of ICE Agents — Using Information Given by College Professor

 

Family immigration detention centers could be at capacity within days: report

 

INDIA

 

India imposes retaliatory tariffs on US, widening global trade war

 

India, top buyer of US almonds, hits back with higher duties

 

Not impossible at all for India to achieve a double-digit growth rate: Piyush Goyal

 

India to be lone economy facing suppressed wages by 2030: Study

 

INTERNET 

 

Your online shopping may get more expensive

 

How to preserve net neutrality in the hotbed of internet innovation

 

 

IRAQ

Iraq militia vows revenge for deadly Syria raid

 

Top Iraq court orders manual vote recount after latest elections

 

ISLAM

 

Superhero Comic Books, From Fighting America’s Enemies to Submitting to Them (Marvel and DC Comics ignore Jihad - and push Islamic propaganda through their Muslim superheroes.)

 

A New Global Metric of Muslim Beliefs and Practices

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Thursday, June 21, 2018)

 

End the Palestinian Diplomatic Offensive Against Israel

 

Israel deploys electronic eye to track fire kites and balloons from Gaza

 

Campaign In West Bank (Judea and Samaria)  Against Palestinian Authority's Sanctions On Gaza

 

Sara Netanyahu not the first leader’s wife accused of corruption  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

PA official admits there's no "proof" Arafat was “murdered by poisoning”

 

Bomb thrown at Israeli guards at Tomb of the Patriarchs; no injuries

 

Indictment: Hamas Paid Family to Falsely Claim Gaza Baby Died of Inhaling Israeli Tear Gas

 

Hamas paid family to claim Gaza baby was killed by Israeli tear gas, says cousin

 

Monitor group: Hezbollah is pulling back from Israel-Syria border, Iran isn’t

 

Read like a Murderer - PA honors murderer of 3 as role model to encourage reading

 

UK defends calling Jerusalem Old City part of ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’

 

Half-Century Later, Nuclear Ambiguity Remains Keystone of Israel’s Defense Strategy

 

Kushner and Greenblatt discuss Gaza, Trump’s peace plan with Qataris

 

Former Israeli minister arrested for allegedly spying for Iran

 

On eve of Israel visit, Greenblatt blasts Hamas, criticizes PA

 

Why Singapore example isn’t applicable in MideastOp-ed: Trump didn’t take a gamble in his  

 

JAPAN

 

Japan halts missile drills after Trump-Kim summit: reports   (Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

LIBERALISM

 

The Left and the F-Word

 

MEDIA 

 

Breaking: Charles Krauthammer Passes Away; Washington Post Attacks Him In Obituary

 

Charles Krauthammer, conservative commentator and Pulitzer Prize winner, dead at 68

 

Why Does The Press Only Seem To Care About Broken Attachments For Border-Crossing Children?

 

Media Reports Americans’ Water Supply Is Contaminated. Here’s The Rest of The Story.

 

Google "Internet," Media!  (The curious facts on illegal immigration that the media can't seem to find.)

 

 Fox News takes jab at other cable networks for not airing Trump rally

 

MEDICAID

 

Medicaid strategy favored by Trump may make care less affordable, new studies indicate

 

MEXICO

 

Mexico’s next president could be a leftist demagogue or a practical reformer. He’s the same man.

 

The Left is about to win in Mexico — and that’s terrible news

 

MICROSOFT

 

Microsoft Employees Demand Cancelation of $19.4M ICE Contract over Trump Border Policy

 

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Army reinforcements roll into Yemen’s Hodeidah for port battle

 

MILITARY

 

The Senate Just Gave the Pentagon an $82 Billion Boost. That's More Money Than Russia's Entire Military Budget.

 

VA reveals its veteran suicide statistic included active-duty troops

 

Officers censured for bringing 'embarrassment' on Navy in 'Fat Leonard' scandal

 

Report: Police justified in killing Army vet with PTSD in California

 

Death at sea separated these twins 74 years ago. Now they're back together.

 

Texas military bases could soon be home to migrant families

 

Ceremony honors veterans of the WWII Battle for the Skies

 

NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE

 

National park searches, rescues costing millions, figures show

 

Why is Yellowstone's Steamboat Geyser erupting?

 

PAKISTAN

 

Nominees of terror groups plan to run in election

 

Countries across continents support India on Kashmir at UN, Pakistan isolated

 

Changed Plan To Return To Pakistan After Court Order: Pervez Musharraf

 

POLITICS

 

RNC chairwoman, Labor secretary pull out of annual Latino conference

 

RADIO

 

Limbaugh: Media 'going to get somebody killed'

 

REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION

 

Cohen quits RNC gig, slams Trump’s immigration policy

 

RUSSIA

 

Russia-China Relations – Russian Expert Lomanov: 'The West's Transition To A Sanctions And Containment Discourse Is Forcing Russia And China To Put Their Own Interests First'

 

How America Can Counter Russia and Iran

 

Russian aerospace firm to test new rocket engine operating on iodine

 

Russian Cosmonaut Captures Satellite Passing Space Station

 

Russian Court Says ‘Inconvenience’ No Longer Cause to Deny Protests

 

Russia warns against Trump's 'alarming' plans for US space domination

 

Ukraine blacklists six Russian political parties, businessmen, election chief

 

SECOND AMENDMENT

 

Report: Nearly 400 Million Civilian-Owned Guns in America

 

SENATE

 

Democrat Bill Nelson Unknowingly Told Voters His Reelection Bid Is In Trouble  (US Senator of Nebraska Ben Nelson(D)

 

Dem Senate Candidate Profits From Big Oil, Despite Making ‘Renewable Energy’ Focal Point of Campaign  (US Representative Jackie Rosen, the Democrat vying to unseat Republican senator Dean Heller in Nevada.)

 

Watchdog Group Calls for Senate Ethics Probe of McCaskill’s Private Plane Use (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)

 

Flake threatens to limit Trump court nominees: report  (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R) 

 

Senate moving ahead with border bill, despite Trump

 

Senate blocks Trump’s spending cuts

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Koreas set to hold Red Cross meeting to discuss family reunion, humanitarian issues

 

Korea seeks to speed up 'northern' economic projects with Russia

 

Moon vows to enhance trilateral economic cooperation with North Korea and Russia(President Moon Jae-in)

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

SPLC Keeps Denying. Black-on-White Violence Keeps Happening.

 

SPORTS

 

Vikings host ‘LGBTQ summit’ to promote ‘inclusion’ in sports

 

Kobe Bryant is denied membership into the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

STATES

 

Michigan Refuses to Fund Warrantless Surveillance by Federal Government

 

California Targets Supreme Court

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Pompeo to meet North Korean official as soon as possible (Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)

 

State Department Confirms Another Victim of Sonic Attacks in Cuba

 

SUICIDES

 

Publicist Jeanine Pepler dies by suicide at 50

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax

 

SYRIA 

 

UN report on Assad crimes in Syria’s Ghouta watered down: NYT  (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)

 

Syrian army takes two rebel-held strategic points on way to Golan and Daraa

 

TAIWAN

 

‘Sovereign & independent ’: Congressman proposes US recognition of Taiwan

 

Taiwan passes bill to cut veterans' pensions that sparked violent protests

 

Taiwan's central bank keeps rates on hold, export orders top forecasts

 

TELEVISION

 

ABC brings back "Roseanne," minus Roseanne Barr, in new spinoff

 

TERRORISM

 

Ohio: Muslim gets 16 years for supporting the Islamic State

 

THINK TANKS

 

How a Conservative Think Tank Fills Key Vacancies for Trump

 

TRADE

 

Trade pressures deepen as Daimler warns on sales

 

TRANSGENDER MOVEMENT

 

The Atlantic’s Article Should Foster A Consensus That Transgenderism Is Adults-Only

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey ‘receives’ first 2 F-35 fighter jets… for training in Arizona

 

Turkey's currency crash puts economy at heart of election

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 drops as oil shares extend losses; pound rallies on BOE rate vote

 

Hospital Spent Nearly $200,000 on Lawyers to Pull Plug on Toddler Alfie Evans’ Life Support

 

Brits are finding it's hard to leave the European Union

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

America’s Withdrawal from the UNHRC Is a Win for Human-Rights Promotion

 

Nikki Haley Blames Human Rights Orgs for Undermining Efforts to Reform U.N. Human Rights Council (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)

 

Leaving the UN Human Rights Council was the moral choice

 

UNITED STATES

 

Koko, gorilla famed for using sign language and crying over pet kitten, dead at 46

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump Orders U.S. Agencies to Reunite Separated Migrant Families

 

White House aide Miller targeted in backlash over family separations

 

Trump Moves to Obama’s Position on Family Detention, Democrats Outraged

 

Melania Trump's 'I really don't care' jacket causes stir on border visit

 

Trump's reversal creates its own chaos

 

Donald Trump on people from 'other countries': 'We're sending them the hell back'

 

Trump touts ‘tough’ immigration policies, slams ‘elites’ at raucous rally

 

Peter Fonda apologizes for ‘inappropriate and vulgar’ tweet about Barron Trump

 

White House to propose merging Labor and Education departments as centerpiece of government overhaul

 

Disturbing TV images prompted Trump’s abrupt reversal on family separations

 

Rally crowd chants 'CNN sucks' after Trump rips media

 

Trump executive order ends family separations, locks in zero-tolerance policy

 

Trump claims Sanford remarks booed by lawmakers were well-received

 

Kellyanne Conway liked tweet by Mika Brzezinski blasting Trump

 

Trump, new Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte forge unlikely bond

 

Trump likely to meet with Putin in July: report  (Russian President Vladimir V Putin)

 

'White civil rights' rally marking Charlottesville anniversary set to be held next to White House

 

Let’s hope Trump’s border-family order succeeds

 

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