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Monday, October 8, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Here’s Why Christians Should Pray to End Abortion

 

‘Gosnell’ filmmakers didn’t care about abortion until they saw his victims

 

Gosnell Movie Profiles Abortionist Who Killed Babies and Kept Their Bodies as Trophies in His Basement

 

Kermit Gosnell film shines light on darkness and evil of abortion

 

Woman 36 Weeks Pregnant Killed, But California Says Her Unborn Baby Girl Isn’t a Human Being

 

Democrats Have Taken The Abortion Debate Into Another Stratosphere

 

Facebook Censors Ads for New Gosnell Movie About Abortionist Convicted for Murder

 

Abortion Activist Admits There Were Paid Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters

 

Thousands of People Line the Streets to Tell Americans “Abortion Kills Children”

 

New Louisiana anti-abortion law on hold as doctors challenge recent court ruling

 

Shock: A Hollywood TV Show Actually Has a Pro-Life Message

 

Report Shows Contraception Failure: 41% Used Contraception Before Abortion

 

Susan Collins Slams Planned Parenthood: Saying Women Will Die Because of Justice Kavanaugh “is Outrageous”

 

If Kavanaugh Respects Abortion Rights, Why Are Anti-Abortion Groups Celebrating His Confirmation?  (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Susan Collins swings back at Planned Parenthood over Supreme Court double-standard

 

Ben Shapiro Destroys the Pro-Abortion Argument With a Simple Ultrasound Photo

 

Abortion clinic safe-access zones face challenge in Australia's high court

 

Irish Pro Life Campaign poll shows strong public backing for freedom of conscience protections

 

New Zealand activists push for reform of 'cruel' abortion laws

 

Verona: Italian City of Love Declares Itself Pro-Life on Abortion

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

In ‘Godsend,’ an Idealistic Young Woman Gets Tangled Up in Trouble in Afghanistan

 

 

AFRICA

 

‘Egypt’s most-wanted’ militant captured in Libya

 

War-weary South Sudan puts faith in another peace deal

 

AUSTRALIA

 

ASX records worst session since March

 

Westpac says the worst of the Aussie dollar's falls are over

 

Man Tries to Get Away With Killing His Wife By Calling It “Mercy Killing.” Judge Calls It Murder

 

Australia issues a new $50 note… but can you spot the changes?

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY

 

Ford Prepares to Cut 70,000 Salaried Jobs in $11 Billion Restructuring

 

Fiat Chrysler prepares to produce plug-in hybrid Jeep Renegade

 

General Motors China sales go into reverse as market stalls

 

BALKANS

 

Bosnian elections risk new ethnic tensions but guess what West cares about

 

 

CANADA

 

Canada: Christian mayoral candidate and Jewish journalist barred from Muslim event advertised as open to everyone

 

Kingston doctor shocked when he heard World Medical Association’s new president plagiarize his speech 'word for word'

 

Andrew Coyne: The dirty little secret anti-carbon tax folks would prefer you did not know

 

Black smoke, flames billow for hours over Saint John after explosion at Irving Oil Refinery

 

‘What are you afraid of?’: Quebec teachers decry proposed religious symbol ban

 

The Canadian military says a doubling in the number of sexual assault reports is a sign of progress

 

COLUMBUS DAY

 

Christopher Columbus — the hidden Jew?

 

Ohio capital to honour veterans instead of Columbus as social tensions around holiday rise within minorities

 

Why Columbus, Ohio is not celebrating Columbus Day

 

COMEDY

 

Writer for Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ celebrates ruining Kavanaugh’s life. Then CBS responds.

 

Comedy Writers Rally In Support After ‘Late Show’ Scribe Apologizes For Kavanaugh Joke

 

Fr. Z outs Colbert’s Show Priest Jesuit James Martin in “Glad We Ruined Kavanaugh’s Life” Tweet 

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

China’s Freaky Treatment Of Megastar Fan Bingbing Proves Communism Is Still Viciously Kicking

 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

 Amazon fires employee for sharing customer info

 

Netflix makes pick for new US production hub

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

False reports of sexual assault not as rare as claimed, studies show

 

Limo in New York crash that killed 20 failed inspection, driver had wrong license

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Democrats Have Become A Dangerous Threat To Our Institutions

 

Bill and Hillary Clinton Launch International Tour: An Evening With the Clintons

 

Real Estate Experts Say Pritzker’s Toilet Troubles Could Be Criminal(Real estate experts say JB Pritzker, Democrat candidate for Illinois governor…)

 

Tennessee Democrat Brings in Bloomberg for Fundraiser

 

De Blasio Annoyed by Question From Homeless Woman: ‘I’m in the Middle of a Workout’  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Dems go on speaking tour amid #MeToo backlash – & check out the ticket prices

 

Anthony Weiner set for early prison release

 

Taylor Swift, Apolitical No More, Endorses Democratic Candidates in Tennessee

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

DOJ Clinches Conviction in Murder of Gender-Fluid Teen

 

Trump, Rosenstein meet on Air Force One in wake of ‘wire’ report controversy  (Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein)

 

 

ECONOMY

 

Stocks close mostly lower as fears of rising interest rates linger

 

U.S. Stocks Drop Amid Rising China Trade Concerns: Markets Wrap

 

Nasdaq drops for third day on global growth worries

 

Tesla's Value Sinks by $10 Billion in a Week

 

Gold drops to a more than 1-week low with attention on rising rates, dollar strength

 

Dollar edges higher as Italian budget drama weighs on the euro

 

S&P cuts losses to end flat  (Video)

 

Volatility Surge Has Strategists Asking What's Next for Stocks

 

Bitcoin prices trade slightly higher; Ether chart points to potential breakout

 

EDUCATION

 

Liberal Teacher Tweets: “So Who’s Gonna Take One For the Team and Kill Kavanaugh?” (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Keeping Cornell Multilingual

 

Three Academics And Seven Hoax Papers Expose The Western Academy’s Deep Corruption

 

Letting the Donor Decide

 

‘Grievance studies’: Culture of corruption at universities exposed with hoax papers

 

ELECTION 2016

 

Israeli firm pitched social media manipulation to Trump campaign — report  

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Latest Election Polls

 

Polling Pain for Democrats

 

Kavanaugh Fight Ignites Passions in Both Parties for Midterms

 

ENERGY

 

Oil ends lower on talk U.S. waivers on Iran sanctions, but Hurricane Michael limits loss

 

Energy Prices

 

EUROPE

 

The Alliance Between Muslims and Nazis Is Already Here

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

Europe stocks pressured by retreat for Italy’s bank shares

 

Exclusive: Microsoft's $7.5 billion GitHub deal set for EU approval - sources

 

Bulgarian journalist found raped and murdered

 

 

EUTHANASIA

 

World Medical Association Rejects Supporting Euthanasia Despite Pressure From Canada, Netherlands

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Owner of limo in horrific crash was wire-wearing informant in FBI terror stings

 

 

FEMINISM

 

Alyssa Milano appears on Meet The Press, says #MeToo is ‘defining what due process looks like’

 

FRANCE

 

The French are jealous, resentful and fearful of the British? Absolute 'drivel'

 

 

GERMANY 

 

Germany steps up migrant deportations to North Africa

 

Too many Hans and not enough women in top German government roles?

 

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

4 Reasons Why 'Climate Change' Is a Flat-Out Hoax

 

Limiting Warming to 1.5 °C Will Require Drastic Action, IPCC Says

 

The IPCC is still wrong on climate change. Scientists prove it.

 

What the new report on climate change expects from you

 

Al Gore warns ‘time is running out’ after U.N. gives world 12 years to fight climate change

 

GOOGLE


Google Plus to close after bug leaks personal information

 

Former Google exec has strong message for Silicon Valley

 

GOP

 

Barbara Bush marries longtime beau at family compound

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Arnold Kopelson, 'Platoon' producer, dies at 83

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Maxine Waters ripped by watchdog over mailer scheme 'enriching' family  (US Representative of California Maxine Waters (D)

 

HURRICANES

 

Michael Poised to Slam Florida Panhandle as Major Hurricane

 

Track The Storm: Potentially 'life-threatening' hurricane heading for coast

 

INDIA

 

India: 18-year-old Muslim girl tied to tree for five hours and caned for relationship with Hindu boy

 

Amazon India denies it gives select sellers preferential treatment

 

IRAN

 

Iran has ‘unclean hands’ in world court battle, US says

 

Trump Admin Under Pressure to Save Iranian Financial Access

 

ISLAM

 

Amazon sent 'charity' donations to group led by 'hardcore Islamist,' report says

 

 

ISRAEL 

 

Fatah blames Israel for yesterday’s murder of 2 Israelis

 

Arab town cancels launch event for convicted terrorist’s book

 

A powder keg in the West Bank (Judea and Samaria)

 

PA forces helping Israel locate Barkan shooter, Palestinian official says

 

Netanyahu: We’ll never give up the Golan  (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu)

 

Proposal would split Israel from Palestinians – but don’t call it a peace plan

 

Israel’s Toleration of Small Scale Terrorist Attacks Must End

 

‘I told myself: Breathe’: Survivor of Barkan terror hid from gunman under desk

 

Jerusalem Mayor’s Plan To Oust UNRWA Could Face Legal Hurdles

 

Israel to demolish Palestinian home as punishment

 

Abbas Will Not Ease Up On Hamas This Time  (“Palestinian” Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas)

 

Hebrew University Asks to Join Appeal to Keep BDS Student in Israel

 

'I don't trust the Palestinians'

 

Michigan University lecture compares Netanyahu to Hitler

 

Threats & Ultimatums: The PA Pressures Hamas As Violence Flares Up Along The Gaza-Israel Border

 

Israel to build world's biggest desalination plant

 

Palestinian forced to demolish own home in East Jerusalem

 

Thousands riot at Gaza border, as Navy clashes with Palestinian flotilla

 

Israeli bulldozers raze lands east of Gaza City

 

Israeli minister meets Austrian FM, breaking boycott of far-right FPOe

 

LIBERALISM

 

The Left’s Dark Turn

 

‘We’re Coming For You’: Illiberal Left Goes Bananas Over Kavanaugh

 

Liberals Call White Women “Gender Traitors” for Supporting Justice Kavanaugh

 

MALAYSIA

 

Malaysia Prime Minister: “Islam does not agree to killing…to cut people’s hands or heads is not Islamic”

 

MEDIA 

 

Americans By a 2-1 Margin Say Media Coverage Was Biased Against Kavanaugh

 

NBC’s Ken Dilanian: North Dakota, New York Having Same Number of Senate Votes ‘Has to Change’

 

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Al-Jazeera distances itself from Khashoggi death claims, blames Reuters  (Saudi Arabia)

 

Tropical cyclone heads towards Oman, forecasters warn of 135 kph gusts

 

 

MILITARY

 

Korea, Japan, US offer different views of USFK

 

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA)

 

Astronaut Scott Kelly Apologizes for Quoting Churchill: I Will ‘Educate Myself Further on His Atrocities, Racist Views’

 

NOBLE PRIZE

 

Nobel in Economics to Lift Climate-Change Movement, Winner Says

 

PAKISTAN

 

Six Months after Medical Personnel Kill Christian in Pakistan, No Arrests, Brother Says

 

Pakistan: Muslims open fire on polio vaccination team, murder security official

 

Pakistan: Appeal heard of Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy, Christians call for prayer, Muslims for riots

 

 

RACISM

 

White Women, Come Get Your People - nytimes.com

 

RETIREMENT

 

Why retirees should feel very worried right now

 

RUSSIA

 

Russia dismisses suspected spy actions as routine Dutch trip

 

Three Russian S-300PM battalion sets delivered to Syria free of charge — source

 

Russian Police Target Dozens of New 'Designer Drug' Substances

 

Former Kremlin Advisor Karaganov: We Have Exhausted The European Pantry… Russia Is An Authoritarian Power By Its 'Genetic Makeup'

 

SENATE

 

Grassley Victorious  (US Senator of Iowa Charles Grassley (R)

 

Police Union Refuses to Endorse Warren Over Her Attacks on Law Enforcement  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Pro-Life Senator Cory Gardner’s Wife Receives Graphic Video Of Beheading for Supporting Kavanaugh  (US Senator of Colorado Cory Gardner (R)

 

Warren Champions Indian Gaming Bill Tied to Special Interests

 

Dem Senator Blames Michael Avenatti for Turning Kavanaugh Fight Into ‘Circus,’ Distracting From ‘Serious Allegations’

 

Schoen: After Kavanaugh nightmare, Dems would be wise to move on

 

Manchin’s Yes on Kavanaugh Finds Sympathy in West Virginia

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

IMF cuts growth outlook for S. Korea to 2.8 % this year

 

Moon says China's Xi will visit North Korea soon  (President Moon Jae-in)

 

Korea's manufacturers need major overhaul

 

STATES

 

Liberals Go After Scott Walker After His Father Passes Away  (Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker (R)

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Pompeo’s Pyongyang visit boosts denuclearization talks (US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)

 

Frosty relations between U.S., China are on full display as Pompeo visits Beijing - Los Angeles Times

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

On His First Day, Justice Kavanaugh Hired as Many Black Law Clerks as Ginsburg Has Her Whole Tenure  (Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Justice Brett Kavanaugh gets to work with all-female law clerk staff

 

Alan Dershowitz: What if Kavanaugh were a liberal Muslim?

 

SYRIA

 

Extremist rebels in Syria withdraw heavy arms in Idlib

 

TAIWAN

 

Taiwan is revolutionizing democracy

 

TEENS

 

Teen Sex Rates Drop to Historic Lows, Teen Pregnancy Rates Drop 63% Since 1990

 

TERRORISM

 

Pro-ISIS Media Group Releases Animated Biography Of Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani

 

 

TURKEY

 

Turkey summons Saudi ambassador, says dissident journalist was murdered inside Saudi consulate in Istanbul

 

Turkey puts import quotas on steel: WTO filing

 

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

EU’s Juncker does ‘Maybot’ on stage in apparent mockery of Theresa May’s moves (Video)  (British Prime Minister Theresa May)

 

Non-Jews fight Labour anti-Semitism from the inside

 

 

VENEZUELA 

 

Need to Flee Venezuela? Pay Huge Bribe or Stand in Line Forever

 

WHITE HOUSE 

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Trump’s Travel Schedule Shows Focus on Saving the House

 

Trump Say He’s ‘Concerned’ Over Saudi Journalist’s Fate

 

President Donald Trump: Talk of Impeaching Justice Kavanaugh “is an Insult to the American Public”

 

Trump apologizes to Kavanaugh after bitter confirmation process  

 

 

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