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Saturday, October 6, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

My 'Gosnell' film nearly killed by 'Speech Code Cartel'

 

Anti-abortion rights Dem candidates dwindle as party shifts left

 

Oregon’s unlikely abortion fight hinges on taxes

 

Colorado's Gubernatorial Candidates Discuss Abortion

 

Brett Kavanaugh on Supreme Court: Here’s What Could Change on Abortion, Gun Control and Presidential Power (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Queensland to decriminalise abortion up to 22 weeks(Australia)

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Afghanistan Signs Major Mining Deals Despite Legal Concerns

 

AFRICA

 

How India Could Transform Africa

 

AMERICA

 

When Is the Reckoning?

 
ANTI-SEMITISM

 

Virginia: Vandals spray-paint 19 swastikas on Jewish center

 

Police investigating DC-area Jewish center vandalized with 19 swastikas

 

AUSTRALIA

 

Australia: “Islamic Bonnie and Clyde” plotted New Year’s Eve jihad stabbing attack on non-Muslims

 

BIG BROTHER

 

Feds' linked biometric databases lay foundation for surveillance state

 

BIG GOVERNMENT

 

Feds' linked biometric databases lay foundation for surveillance state

 

CAPITOL HILL

 

Protesters swarm Washington on day of Kavanaugh vote

  

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

Interpol asks China for information on its missing president

 

COURTS

 

Antifa fails in bid to conceal violent activities

 

Mom Charged With Torture Denied Mental Health Diversion

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Missing Maine teacher believed to have been found dead near home

 

American Teenagers Make Video Of Themselves Torturing Animals For Fun

 

 

DEMOCRACY

 

The Politics of Hate and the Soul of Democracy

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

The Democrats and Keyser Soze

 

ECONOMY

 

The Trump Economic Miracle

 

EDUCATION

 

University Publishes Social Media Guidelines Including Not Using ‘Gendered Emojis’

 

Professor warns of move to call political opponents 'crazy'

 

Mississippi governor condemns high school band’s halftime show

 

EGYPT

 

US First Lady Melania Trump meets Egyptian President El-Sisi on final Africa tour stop

 

Egypt’s hiring freeze sparks concern among young workers

 

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Latest Election Polls

 

57% of voters believe it's 'scary' to be young man

 

ENERGY

 

Science Says: Wind Power Blows

 

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Italy’s Salvini: EU Commission President Juncker has “ruined Europe and Italy”

 

Austrian court rejects Muslim migrant gang-rape appeal, issues “tough” 9-13 year sentences

 

European Court Will Settle Question of Whether UK Can Reverse Brexit Unilaterally

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Man accused of sending letters laced with ricin 'wanted to send a message'

 

Friend of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who says she told him about alleged assault by Brett Kavanaugh in 2016, criticizes FBI for not interviewing him as he releases corroborating evidence

 

Special FBI Team Helping Probe Deadly South Carolina Attack

 

Man accused of sending letters laced with ricin 'wanted to send a message'

 

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Will Fed Take Away The Punch Bowl?

 

 

FRANCE

 

Uzbekistan gives French visa-free entry ahead of presidential visit

 

GERMANY

 

German father charged for protecting his daughter against sexual assault by migrant

 

Thousands join German forest demo after court reprieve

 

Evil German Couple Kidnaps Eight Women And Keeps Them Prisoners In Homemade Prison For Years, Tortures Them With Electricity And Pepper Spray, Then Dismembers One Of Them And Burns The Body Parts

 

GOOGLE

 

'Surveillance capitalists' exploit their customers

GOP

 

Texas police yard sign depicting GOP elephant with trunk up a girl’s skirt

 

Scalia’s Daughter-in-Law Announces She’s Going Republican Over Democrats Treatment of Kavanaugh

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Virginia health officials say record number of human West Nile cases reported in state

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Johnny Galecki on Kavanaugh’s Confirmation: ‘Our Political System Is Broken’

 

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Turley: 'Dreadful idea' for Democrats to probe Kavanaugh if they take the House  (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

INDIA

 

India’s missile deal with Russia unlikely to sour US relations

 

Hindu Terrorists Are Persecuting Christians As A Political Strategy To Get Hindu Nationalists In Power So They Can Murder More Christians

 

IRAN

 

Iran endorses #MeToo movement

 

US reconsiders 'zero tolerance' policy on Iran oil imports

 

Iran's Economy Is on the Verge of Collapse

 

 

IRAQ

 

 

Amid Murder, Violence, And An Unstable Government, More Of What Few Christians Are Left In Iraq May Flee

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Man detained for blocking PM Netanyahu's motorcade   (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Qatar Funding Fuel to Gaza Via Israel, Skipping Past Palestinian Authority

 

 The Nakba nonsense

 

Report: Abbas Seeking Escalation as Thousands Riot in Gaza  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Livid over Qatari aid to Gaza, Abbas said planning to cut PA’s funding to Strip

 

Abbas gives Hamas an ultimatum: Give the PA full control of Gaza by the end of the month, or suffer the consequences

 

Ministry of Education condemns Israeli plan regarding UNRWA

 

UN Palestinian refugee agency vows to maintain East Jerusalem services

 

Liberman rebukes Europeans for interfering in ‘internal’ Khan al-Ahmar affai  (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

Liberman orders narrowing of Gaza fishing zone, citing border violence

 

Palestinian prisoner suffering from cancer at risk of death

 

Attempt to smuggle cell phones into security prison via drone thwarted by police

 

Israel reduces allowed fishing zone in Gaza

 

PM's wife Sara Netanyahu to face trial for fraud

 

Israel orders construction halt of Palestinian structures in Hebron

 

Sinwar's message: Calm for Gaza rehabilitation or war

 

Religious leaders back ‘peace caravan’ to Jerusalem

 

Hamas: Israel ready to help, but PA blocking fuel to Gaza power plant

 

MARIJUANA

 

Marijuana skeptics fear 'de facto legalization' in states

 

MEDIA

 

NBC Affiliate Fires Reporter After He Wore a ‘MAGA’ Hat While Covering Trump Rally

 

MEXICO

 

Mexican couple confesses to killing 10 women, selling baby

 

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Houthis arrest student protesters in Yemen's Sanaa

 

 

MILITARY

 

Pentagon identifies soldier killed in Afghanistan

 

General: After missing recruiting goal, Army must adapt

 

Air Force major, NSA agent and contractor indicted in alleged $1.5M bid-rigging scheme

 

 

OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (OPM)

 

Trump replaces Office of Personnel Management director after just seven months

 

POLITICS

 

The Left Criminalizes Politics by Weaponizing Investigations

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA

 

Mormon church announces end to traditional three-hour Sunday meeting

 

RUSSIA

 

Russia Says Its Syrian Air Defenses Can Track Aircraft In Europe, Israel

 

Russia to huddle with North Korea, China after Pompeo trip  (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)

 

SENATE

 

McConnell: Courts revamp isn't done yet (Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky)

 

McConnell: GOP trying to recruit more women for Judiciary Committee

 

Trump's pick Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court after bitter fight, securing rightward shift

 

McConnell: Kavanaugh win 'a shot of adrenaline' for GOP midterm chances

 

Jewish women’s groups denounce Senate for confirming Kavanugh

 

Susan Rice suggests she would consider running against Collins  (Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice(D)/US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)

 

$3 million raised for Susan Collins’ 2020 challenger after she backed Brett Kavanaugh  (US Senator of Maine Susan M Collins (R)

 

A GOP 'disaster' averted: The final harrowing hours of Kavanaugh's confirmation

 

As Blumenthal criticizes Kavanaugh, Trump takes aim at senator's Vietnam claims   (US Senator of Connecticut Richard Blumenthal (D)

 

Swing-vote senators face major political blowback after casting Kavanaugh votes

 

Republicans claim victory and CONFIRM Kavanaugh to Supreme Court amid protesters' cries and a presidential thumbs-up – and GOP says 'the mob' has given them a political 'gift' that rallied Trump voters  (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

It’s time to investigate Dr. Ford

 

'Shame! Shame! Shame!': Chaos as protesters in the Senate gallery interrupt final Kavanaugh vote, screaming at the senators voting 'yes' as Mike Pence attempts to call order

 

 How to Prevent Another Kavanaugh Circus

 

Sarah Palin Hints at Senate Challenge to Murkowski After Alaska Senator’s Vote on Kavanaugh

 

 

SEX TRAFFICKING

 

Immigration Violations, Possible Sex Trafficking Found at Nevada Brothels

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

Brazil’s Workers’ Party likens pro-Israel presidential front-runner to Hitler

 

Candidates Close Campaigns as Brazil Presidential Election Nears

 

           

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Police Have Trouble Handling Drunks in Boozy Korea

 

Typhoon Kong-rey leaves 2 dead, 1 missing

 

 

SPORTS

 

College football player dead after plunging 16 stories from dorm window 

 

'Going to miss you bro': Former USC safety dies at 31

 

 

STATES

 

 

Flash flood concerns increase in central US

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Kavanaugh sworn in as Supreme Court justice

 

Sotomayor: Seeing SCOTUS as Politically Divided Hurts Its Legitimacy

 

SYRIA

 

Golan Druze rally at border in support of Syria’s Assad  (Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad)

 

Syria rebels say shifting heavy arms from Idlib buffer zone

 

TURKEY

 

Erdogan threatens to crush Kurdish militants in Iraq (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan)

 

Turkey says journalist was murdered inside Saudi consulate

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

UK: Ten baby girls in Birmingham less than a year old subjected to female genital mutilation

 

Video: UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May Equates Robert Spencer with Jihad Terrorists 

 

Man Found Guilty for Pushing Two Men Toward London Underground Tracks

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

'Murphy Brown' makes real Sanders a target of fake reporter's rant  (White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders)

 

Melania Trump says sometimes she tells President Trump to put down his phone

 

Trump Tax Schemes? Audit the Clinton Foundation!

 

 

 

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