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Friday, August 3, 2018






In Today’s Issue: 




How Does Abortion Empower Women When Men Pressure Them to Have Abortions?


Filmmakers Bringing the Story of ‘Serial Killer’ Abortionist Gosnell’s ‘House of Horrors’ to Big Screen


Anti-abortion group to launch tour pressing red-state Dems to vote for Kavanaugh  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


Pro-Abortion Bullies Target Pro-Life Teen With Cancer: “Cancer is Giving Your Mom a Late-Term Abortion”


Government urges federal judges to dismiss Planned Parenthood lawsuits


Abortion Pill Has Killed 22 Women and Injured 2740 More, And That’s Just in the United States


Women should decide what happens after an abortion


Planned Parenthood Launches New Abortion Manifesto Calling Abortion a “Human Right”


Planned Parenthood, State AGs Blast 'Barbarous' Effort To Mute Abortion Info


Trump Admin Fights Back, Wants Judge to Toss Lawsuits So it Can Defund Planned Parenthood


Maryland Democrats call for state constitutional amendment to guarantee abortion rights


Pro-Abortion Feminists Claim Women are Oppressed Because People Eat Animals


Man who spiked girlfriend's drink with abortion pill convicted of felony


Gov. Jay Inlsee (D-Washington) Calls Trump Plan to Defund Planned Parenthood “Barbarous.” Killing Babies? Not So Much


With scant record, Supreme Court nominee elusive on abortion


Pro-Abortion CNN Host Chris Cuomo Lectures Conservatives on What It Means to Be Pro-Life


‘If you’re a pro-life Democrat … you know you’re standing alone’


40% of Americans Don’t Know Roe v. Wade is About Abortion, Many Others Don’t Understand It


Irish Members of Parliament Now Pushing Other Nations to Legalize Abortion


Brazil Supreme Court Considers Legalizing Abortion, But Government “Has an Obligation to Protect Life”


Abortion bill a matter of life and death, Australian bishop says




Suicide bombing of Afghan mosque kills 25: official





Tunisia, under pressure, lets 7-year-old Israeli girl in for chess tourney


Take away land & the poor will starve, South African farmer tells RT


Zimbabwe’s ruling party declared winner of first post-Mugabe elections amid allegations of vote rigging and violence





Violent, screaming Delta passenger subdued by 2 men hailed as heroes


Break the law, get a free plane ticket




Americans Agree ‘Made in America’ Is More Than A Slogan




Feds say it’s up to immigration activists to reunify children with deported parents





Labour-Style Antisemitism Takes over the Democratic Party



Australian shares turn lower as trade tensions weigh; NZ up


The Australian Dollar Wilts after US Fires Another Trade Salvo at China, Market Eyes Retail Data


Woman convicted of ax attack after transgender medication-defense rejected


Australian Football League Hosting ‘Muslims Only’ Sports Academy





Tesla Seen Needing to Raise Cash Even If Elon Musk Is on a Roll




Brookstone is filing for bankruptcy and closing all of its stores




TSX closes up slightly, U.S. markets and loonie also climb


Canadians wary of Ottawa’s handling of asylum seekers, new poll shows


Report: Canada Spent $270 on Illegal Border Crossings


Man at Montreal gym attacked because his weightlifting was too loud


Christie Blatchford: Hockey dressing rooms should belong to players and coaches, not human rights commissions


WatchForced to share a room with transgender woman in Toronto shelter, sex abuse victim files human rights complaint 




‘They took my humanity’: Pro-government paramilitaries terrorize Nicaraguan protesters





Never Forget the Brennan-Brit Plot to Nail Trump  (Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee John Brennan)





A closer look at the currency war with China


ChinaAid to launch petition for imprisoned pastor


China wants military drills with ASEAN in disputed sea, excluding US


Chinese tariffs on LNG, oil aim at U.S. energy dominance agenda


CFIUS reform will assist in countering the long-term national security threat that China poses


China announces $60B of U.S. goods for tariff retaliation  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: Americans should just stop purchasing Communist Chinese goods.  American consumers are funding the Communist Chinese hegemonic war machine when they purchase Communist Chinese products.)


China attempts to reassure investors as stocks continue to slide


Ethnic cleansing makes a comeback — in China


China's Yuan Heads for Longest Weekly Losing Streak on Record


China Rejects U.S. Request to Cut Iran Oil Imports




U.S. Ramps up Warnings Against Violating N.Korea Sanctions


US ambassador calls on North Korea to get rid of nukes




The most talked about Fortune 100 company in Congress


 How Republican Hypocrisy Lifts Social Democrats





Is a Financial Crisis Inevitable?




Manafort fraud trial: His tax returns don't show foreign accounts - live updates


Four cities sue Trump administration over Obamacare "sabotage"


Janus ruling fallout has Washington state employees suing to 'escape' union


Harvey Weinstein seeks dismissal of charges


Accuser thanked Harvey Weinstein after alleged rape, lawyers say


Ninth Circuit: Trump Can’t Defund Sanctuaries


NRA alleges financial difficulties in New York lawsuit


Accused Russian Agent Seeks Dismissal of Her U.S. Indictment


When the Mueller Gang Met Judge Ellis  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


Paul Manafort’s $15,000 ostrich jacket pretty much sums up Paul Manafort


Manafort’s bookkeeper testifies against him, alleging efforts to inflate income


Judge decides lawsuit against Fox by Seth Rich's parents


Murder of Ivy Leaguer was motivated by anti-gay hate: prosecution




Police Chief Succumbs to Outrage Mob, Fires Officers for Innocent Frivolity


Glimmers of Chicago (Though New York remains enviably safe overall, gang-related violent crime has spiked.)


Police release final report on Las Vegas shooting, find no motive


Iowa authorities "looking into everything" in search for Mollie Tibbetts


Man suspected of killing George H. W. Bush’s doctor found dead, cops say


12-year-old Chinese girl may have been abducted from Reagan National Airport


Babysitters forced kids to lay on nails, drink urine: cops


Police chief: Officers warned Colorado vet to drop gun before shooting


Mom charged with murder after allegedly tossing daughter into river


Cops search for answers in shooting of college-bound teen




How Spygate Is Turning Democrats Like Me Against Our Party


Obama’s Skittish 2nd  American Revolution Kick-Off


Democrats Embrace Identity Politics Roadmap for Victory in Arizona Gov Race


Top Democrat in New Hampshire Senate Faces Domestic Violence Charges, Calls to Resign


The Democratic Party now belongs to Bernie Sanders  (US Senator of Vermont Bernard Sanders (I-Socialist)


What can we learn from President Obama's endorsement list for the 2018 midterms?


Judge in Manafort trial has a sharp wit, sharp tongue



Ross Signals More Tariff Pain Ahead in China Trade Battle  (Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross)




Mueller team interviews 'Manhattan Madam'  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)


Roger Stone associate ordered to testify before grand jury in Mueller probe  (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)




Stocks end day, week higher as market shakes off jobs report weakness, tariff tiffs


Wall Street ends higher as strong earnings offset trade fears


US employers add 157,000 jobs, jobless rate down


Hispanic Unemployment Rate Hits Record Low for Second Straight Mont


Government Jobs Down 13,000 in July


Gold ends higher, but logs a fourth straight weekly loss


$185,721,300,000: Trade Deficit With China Hits New Record Through June


U.S. government bond yields fall as jobs report comes in weaker than expected


Manufacturing Jobs Up 400,000 Under Trump; +37,000 in July


Dollar struggles for direction despite ‘plenty of positive numbers’ in jobs report


Asia stocks capped, dollar at two-week high as trade war dents confidence


Asia markets mixed amid trade war concerns; dollar holds onto gains


What Economists Are Saying Ahead of Friday's Jobs Report


There Are a Lot of Reasons to Feel Optimistic about America’s Future


Democrats: Slowing Job Growth Means Workers ‘Losing Their Jobs’




He Was One Of The First Victims Of The New Campus Crazies. Now The School That Did Nothing Is Rewarding Him.


Watch: In Latest ‘Reality Check,’ Brittany Hughes Scorches CNN’s Jim Acosta


Trump’s Immigration Reforms Boosting U.S. College Grads


What It’s Like to Be a College Conservative in 2018


Notre Dame refuses to revoke McCarrick’s honorary degree. Alumni protest


Evolution — More Certain Than Gravity?


Power Plays on UNC Board


Destabilizing the Student Insurance Pool?


Which Discrimination Counts?


‘Straight A’s’




The Left Wants to Control Ohio Elections  (Ohio is the key to electing the next President. )




The Clinton campaign sought dirt on Trump from Russian officials. Where’s the outrage?





Democrats hopeful after poll shows plummeting trust in Trump


Independent voters a major headache for GOP as midterm elections loom


Russian Threat to Elections ‘Is Real,’ Trump Officials Say


Outsider businessman wins Tennessee GOP governor's primary


Former WWE champion Kane declared winner in Tennessee mayoral race




Oil prices settle lower, down a 4th week in 5


Energy Prices





Math doesn't support fuel-efficiency idea: Expert


Trump kills Obama's unhelpful emissions regulation


Trump fulfills his promise to let gas-guzzlers keep polluting


Arnold Schwarzenegger let off some steam after Trump's emission proposal hit the air




Last Western Hotel Chain Pushed out of Crimea by Sanctions


Swiss government caves to political correctness, rejects burqa ban


Ukraine’s Soviet-Era Space Program Boosts a US Commercial Spaceflight Company’s Chances for Liftoff




Europe’s main stock gauge halts 2-session skid as tech sector rallies


Denmark: Muslim women defy the face veil ban as “Islamophobic” and “intolerant”


Machete-Wielding Nigerians Wage War In Italian City




FBI struggles to retain top cyber talent






Sinclair hired GOP lobbyists after FCC cracked down on proposed Tribune merger




Poll: Majority disapproves of Trump, GOP's handling of deficit





A Politically Incorrect Feminist




8 Years Later, the Damage of Dodd-Frank Continues to Mount




Trump’s foreign policy rooted in Nixon, Reagan principles




May and Macron hold 'informal' Brexit talks in France   (British Prime Minister Theresa May/French President Emmanuel Macron)


'They just don’t see us as human': women speak out on France's harassment problem




Trial starts in case of teen accused of attempted murder of girlfriend  (A 17-year-old Afghani refugee has gone on trial in Darmstadt for the December 2017 stabbing of his ex-girlfriend.)


New left-wing political movement to go online at weekend




California’s Governor Brown Says Heat Worse Than in Last 10,000 Years


Sorry, Gov. Brown — Global Warming Not To Blame For Deadly California Fires





Google: King of Trump Derangement Syndrome




Colorado Republicans raise $10,000 for Trump portrait after Putin prank




We’ve finally learned Trump’s grand plan for fixing health care




Is your Fitbit wrong? One woman argued hers was — and almost ended up in a legal no-man’s land.




Star ax attack, Carson graffiti among vandalism plaguing Trump, supporters


Catholic Hollywood star Patricia Heaton slams US bishops’ handling of McCarrick sex-abuse scandal


Hollywood Director Rob Reiner Says America is in a “Civil War”


Hollywood Ignores Ocasio-Cortez as Democrats Go Further Left (Democrat candidate US Representative of New York  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Socialist)




Ceremony marks 75 years since Treblinka death camp revolt




Massachusetts fails to ban therapy for unwanted gay attractions before August deadline




Kevin McCarthy Calls on Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to Testify as Conservatives ‘Slammed by Censorship’  (House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-California)


Jordan defends push to impeach Rosenstein: ‘If you don’t push… you never get anything’ (US Representative of Ohio Jim Jordan (R)/ (Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein)


More Money for Albany, Less Power in Washington


The derangement virus stalks the land  (Trump Derangement Syndrome (TDS) rarely kills, but it wounds, and it might be fatal to the Democratic crusade to take back the House.)


Michigan Is About to Elect a Very Different Member of Congress


Trump calls Maxine Waters ‘new star’ of Dems, insults her ‘low IQ’  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)




Half of Voters Agree: U.S. Immigration Laws Are the Worst; Shutdown Isn’t the Solution


The DACA Sword of Damocles



ICE's No Tolerance Policy is Wreaking Havoc on Families and Clogging the Immigration System


The Consequences of Philadelphia’s ICE Decision


Legal U.S. immigrants may be scared to sign up for benefits




Trade War Update: Is China Dumping Products In India?


India's Higher Education Troubles




Trump intel team outlines plans to block foreign threats




Iran's Regime Is Falling Apart


Islamic Republic on the ropes? Iranian Parliament wants to question Rouhani about collapsing economy


Playing chicken: U.S. and Iran locked in stalemate




NH: Muslims enraged by 9/11 first-responders badge in hotel lobby, are evicted, innkeeper charged with “hate crime”


Unmasking the Creation of 'Islamophobia' in the Academy




Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing     (Friday, August 3, 2018)


Hamas leaders at Gaza protests: We'll never surrender


Incendiary balloon lands on roof in Be'er Sheva


Israel gets it right on the nation-state, while the West fumbles with identity


Druze leader, cabinet minister trade versions over ‘apartheid’ accusation


Who are those so-called 'Palestinians' who claim our land?


Kushner said pushing to end refugee status for millions of Palestinians


The Inevitable Is Here: Trump Boosting ‘Peace Deal of the Century’ Team


Palestinian who saved Jewish kids after terror attack to be booted from Israel


Trump and Allies Seek End to Refugee Status for Millions of Palestinians


New Jersey senator poses with sign linked to pro-Palestinian movement  (US Senator of New Jersey Cory Booker (D)


White House staffing up for launch of still secret peace plan with 'economic focus'


Russia’s 8 military Golan positions – problematic for Israeli security. Hizballah creeps ever closer





A medical school in Japan didn’t want too many women. So it lowered their grades.




In some U.S. states, most legal pot goes unsold




The New York Times Must Explain Why Its Racial Double Standard Is Good For Society


CNN: The Most Hated Name in Fake News


CNN Analyst Still Pushing Lie Trump Caused Annapolis Newsroom Murders


NY Times Stands by New Editor Who Sent Vile Anti-white Tweets


NYT defends newly hired opinion writer with history of anti-white tweets


Safeguarding a free press




Mexico: Progress made, but toughest issues remain in NAFTA talks


An ancient lake holds secrets to the Mayan civilization’s mysterious collapse, study finds





US ‘bears full responsibility’ for deadly airstrikes in Hodeida, Yemen Health Ministry says


Saudi-led coalition accuses Houthis of Hodeidah hospital attack


Bin Laden ‘deliberately’ wanted to tarnish Saudi-US relations – Western intelligence


Saudi Arabia: Raif Badawi’s sister among women’s rights activists arrested, belying claims of modernization





Wife of former Marine to be deported to Mexico after 20 years in U.S.


Air Force remains silent after huge meteor lands near US base


U.S. Army Teams up With Georgia, 11 Other Nations for Noble Partner Exercises


When Will America Get Serious about Addressing PTSD in Veterans?


The security benefits of space-based defense


GAO report: $1 billion to dismantle Navy’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier


Senate passes measure to extend commissary, exchange privileges to more veterans


Change will allow airmen to apply for jobs they want, get a quick answer


Pentagon officially exempts troops wounded in combat from nondeployable separation policy


Nicholson bids farewell to III Marine Expeditionary Force on Okinawa


US Army Africa welcomes new commander





Myanmar Says Rohingya Are Returning, but Evidence Is Thin




NASA names first astronauts to Boeing, SpaceX spaceships




Man goes head-to-head with bison at Yellowstone




Soldier rescued after surviving week on New Zealand mountain




12 schools burnt down overnight in Gilgit-Baltistan's Diamer district


Pakistani Extremists' Poll Success Stirs Unease


Pakistan: Surge in Militant Attacks on Schools




The PC police are ruining poetry




New poll: Black Americans divided over refusing service on religious grounds




Yes, Anti-White Racism Exists


Some Racism Is More Equal Than Others




Congratulations to Rush for 30 remarkable years




Survey: Many who shun church are believers


Part ll: Conspiracy of Silence in Catholic Dioceses




RNC spokeswoman: Border wall will be built if GOP wins House, Senate in November


RNC's McEnany: Building Trump's Border Wall Still a GOP 'Lightning Rod Issue'




Explosion Rocks Pension Fund Office in Western Russia


Oops! ‘FSB spy’ in US Embassy Moscow was Russian and hired by US Secret Service, Guardian reports


Two in Five Russians Say Vegetarianism is Unhealthy — Survey


The Russian Government Declares That It Wants To Boost The Fighting Spirit Of Russian Soldiers And Establishes New Department To Intensify Its Military Morale


Moscow: Russian arrested in US mistreated in jail




McCaskill sets Kavanaugh meeting, with other Dems to follow  (US Senator of Missouri Claire McCaskill (D)/ Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


#MeToo Heroine Kirsten Gillibrand’s Top Donor Is Law Firm Headed by Long-Time Harvey Weinstein Consigliere (US Senator of New York  Kirsten Gillibrand (D


Jeff Flake Praises Zimbabwe’s Violent, Disputed Election: ‘Democracy Doesn’t Get Any Better’  (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R) 


Google Slammed by Senators Over Censored China Search Engine


U.S. Senate Approves Bill Securing Troop Numbers in Korea


Kamala Harris has a terrible idea to lower the high cost of rent  (US Senator of California Kamala Harris (D)


Cook Political Report moves Cruz-O'Rourke Senate race to 'lean Republican'  (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)


Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida)  says family leave shouldn't be a "bankruptcy-inducing event"  (AVIPP COMMENTARY: America does not have the money in social security to fund another big government welfare program like this.  This only puts the nation further in debt. Rubio should be focusing on cutting the size of government and reducing taxes so Americans can pay for their own family leave.)


Senate Democrats End Boycott, Agree to Meet with Kavanaugh


Republicans to press ahead with Kavanaugh conformation despite National Archives delay


Tenn. GOP braces for Senate fight in Trump country vs. Democratic centrist


Orrin Hatch: Partisanship over Kavanaugh nomination 'dumbass'  (US Senator of Utah Orrin Hatch (R)


GOP senator: Trump willing to 'listen' to concerns about race


Blackburn, Bredesen easily win Tennessee Senate primaries


New fear: Democrats culd win Senate




'Bachelor' contestant accuses 'Bachelorette' contender of sexual harassment





Facebook Hires Team of Psychologists to Help Employees Cope with Objectionable Content


MSNBC: Facebook a ‘Frankenstein Monster’ Must Be Shut Down to Stop Russia Hacking 2018 Elections


Desperation: MSNBC Host Wants Facebook Shut Down to Stop ‘Fake News’


Activists: Facebook’s move to block Russian interference discriminates against illegal immigrants




Trump gets the headlines on North Korea. But keep an eye on South Korea.


Heatwave leaves 35 dead in South Korea


South Korea's P-8A Decision




Bezos Throws Cash, Engineers at Rocket Program as Space Race Accelerates




Bobby Bowden to Supremes: Let Coach Kennedy pray!


MLB Scoreboard






Hundreds evacuated in Virginia after dam overflows


Virginia Dam Overtops, Homes Evacuated Over Dam Failure Fears


143 mph fire tornado spins destruction in scorched California


Rising winds forecast for N. Calif. wildfire zones


Man refuses to lower Nazi flag flying at home  (New York)


Red flag conditions threaten to stoke large wildfires burning in Northern California


Cuomo's economic schemes are bad for everyone  (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)




Pompeo says "ways to go" before N. Korea meets denuclearization vow  (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)


State Dept. Reconsidering $850M Contract for IED, Bomb Removal




After investigating Clinton and Vincent Foster’s death, Brett Kavanaugh had change of heart  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)


Kavanaugh Opposition Cracks… Endorsed by Liberal Feminist Democrat


Judge Kavanaugh holds mainstream position on voting rights




Explosions Heard as ‘Hostile Missiles’ Target Southwestern Damascus


China moves to take part in Syrian civil war




China's new J-16 advanced fighter jet 'targeting Taiwan' may soon be ...




‘Last Man Standing’ won’t shy away from portraying Tim Allen’s character as conservative: Fox exec


CBS' Moonves skirts explosive allegations and sticks to strong earnings on call with investors




Osama bin Laden’s family in first interview: Now we worry about his son


Homegrown Terror Threats Rise for Second Consecutive Month





Bipartisan unease, but little urgency, over Trump's tariff escalation with China


A better way on trade


Kudlow Says Trump Won't Back Off After China Retaliates in Trade War


Trump’s Trade War Is Killing American Blue Jeans





Secret Surveillance of Americans Traveling by Air Found Nothing, Will Continue




US, Turkey agree to ‘work together’ to resolve disputes


Erdogan: “Turkey has no problems related to religious minorities”


The Bleak House of the US-Turkey alliance 


Pompeo Warns Turkey on Detained US Pastor: The Clock Has 'Run Out'  (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)


Turkey launches investigation into Google over competition complaint


Turkish Public, Government Officials React To U.S. Sanctions: 'Turkey Will Respond In Kind To America'





AFL-CIO President Backs Trump's Tariffs, Calls for More Bailouts for Businesses Hurt by Them





FTSE 100 logs best day in more than a month, but still notches weekly loss


Amazon pays just $2.2 million in U.K. tax despite profit surge


Prince Harry says Camilla is 'not a wicked stepmother,' book claims


Tommy Robinson and Britain’s Ongoing Descent Into Madness


Anti-Shariah activist 'psychologically tortured'in British prison


Video: Tommy Robinson Unveils His Prison Torture


The British Left’s meltdown over anti-Semitism should be a warning


Catholic group asks bishop to disinvite pro-LGBT priest from World Meeting of Families


UK’s Generation Identity leader interviewed on his mock halal slaughter


Corbyn rejects charge Labour is threat to Jews, vows to drive out anti-Semitism




Pope Francis Says No to Centuries of Church Teaching




Daily Presidential Tracking Poll


Trump clashes with his own administration over Russia


Breaking: Trump to Declassify Infamous FISA Memo


Kushners Unload 666 Fifth Ave. to Brookfield in 99-Year Lease


Omarosa: Trump showed a ‘real and serious’ mental decline


Sarah Huckabee Sanders, CNN’s Acosta tangle at White House briefing over ‘enemy of the people’  (White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders)


Huckabee Sanders rejects CNN demand she contradict president


Stop Calling Trump a Populist


Trump Devotes Majority of Rally to Bashing News Media


Eric Trump: Entire family has received 'white powder' in the mail


Daily White House protests against Trump enter third week


Calling Ivanka Out on her “low point” Televised Comment


Are Karen McDougal's Claims Credible?  (There are plenty of holes in McDougal's claims concerning President Trump.)


Why is Trump fighting the trade war?



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