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Monday, November 20, 2017

 

CELEBRATING 241 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

 

ABORTION

 

Pro-Life Advocate Sandra Merritt Asks Court to Dismiss Bogus Charges for Exposing Planned Parenthood Selling Baby Parts

 

NYC College Settles Discrimination Claim With Pro-Life Group

 

Pro-Lifers Arrested Nationwide for Providing Women Alternatives Inside Abortion Clinics and Refusing to Leave

 

Woman Rushed to Hospital With Sheet Over Her Head After Botched Abortion Causes Excessive Bleeding

 

Pro-Abortion Activists Protest Campus Abortion Debate Because the Pro-Life Side is “Traumatizing”

 

Abortion Activists Push Women to Misuse This Ulcer Drug in Dangerous Do-It-Yourself Abortions

 

University of Wisconsin Lets Student Government Deny Status and Funding to Pro-Life Group

 

Millions of Chinese Men Will be Single Their Entire Life Because So Many Girls Have Been Aborted

 

Priest Compares Pro-Abortion Lawmakers to Mob Bosses: “Who Has More Death on Their Consciences?”  (Rome, Italy)

 

Pro-life advocates cover Rome with thousands of posters exposing abortion

 

A Vote for Sinn Féin is Now Unambiguously a Vote for Abortion on Demand

 

UK Govt offers Northern Ireland children free abortion without parental consent

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

U.S. Strikes Taliban Drug Facilities in Strategy Shift to Target Revenue Sources

 

American hostage mom hopes children ‘find enough happiness’ to make up for captivity

 

Six Muslim Men Take Ten Year Old Girl, They Each Take Turns Raping Her, And Then They Saw Her Head Off

 

 

 

AFRICA

 

Libya slave auctions may be crime against humanity: UN chief

 

Christian Police Officer Reports Corruption, Drug Dealers Declare: ‘We Will Put This Guy On A Hit List And Kill Him.’  (Trinidad ) 

 

Muslim Terrorists Take Six Poor Farmers, And Cut All Of Their Heads Off (Nigeria)

 

ANTI-SEMITISM
 

New School criticized for panel on anti-Semitism featuring anti-Israel activists

 

BBC host apologizes for anti-Semitic comment

 

ASSISTED SUICIDE

 

Medical Society of Delaware Re-Affirms Its Opposition to Assisted Suicide

 

New Suicide Machine With Detachable Coffin Lets You Kill Yourself Anytime, Anywhere

 
AUSTRALIA

 

ASX struggles as miners weigh

 

Australian dollar drops to five-month low

 

Australian dollar to slide to US65 cents: Morgan Stanley

 

Pregnant Mom Wakes Up From Coma Three Months After Delivering Her Baby

 

 

AUTO INDUSTRY
 

Volvo Cars Will Supply Uber With Up to 24000 Self-Driving Cars

 

CANADA

 

The close: TSX posts one-week high as financials gain, energy slides

 

Parents of alleged ISIL member 'Jihadi Jack' plead with Canadian MPs to help free him from Syria

 

Canada legalized euthanasia. Now parents are asking doctors to kill their sick kids

 

GTA school board might kill French immersion amid ‘staffing crisis’

 

Canada Pension Plan is safe for generations, says CEO of investment board

 

John Ivison: Canada's wealthy may have started a tax revolt, and Ontario is the first to notice

 

Patient says she feels ‘violated’ by pressure to testify in doctor’s sex abuse case

 

Canadian military investigating after reservist dies in training accident at CFB Shilo

 

 

CARIBBEAN

 

 

We surveyed 112 Puerto Rican funeral homes to check the accuracy of the hurricane death toll. This is what we found.

 

 

CHARITIES

 

President Trump's charitable foundation is being shut down

 

COMEDY

 

Kathy Griffin complains she can’t get work after fight with Trump

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

 

Is Xi's special envoy still waiting for Kim Jong-un's call?  (Communist Chinese dictator Xi Jinping/Communist North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un)

 

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korean military to begin winter drills next month

 

NK envoy: We want peace but ready for war with US

 

Trump returns North Korea to the very short list of nations labeled as terrorism sponsors

 

North Korea could test 'array of ballistic missiles' before end of the year, South Korea spy agency says

 

COURTS

 

Woman Who Threw Her Newborn Baby Out the 7th  Floor of an Apartment Gets Just 10 Years in Prison

 

Neo-Nazi nut convicted of killing three pals

 

Alabama judge 'stunned by brutality' in killing of 92-year-old woman

 

Keystone XL Foes Want to Turn Nebraska Win Into a Court Loss

 

Prosecutor: San Fran pier shooter played "Russian roulette"

 

Virginia man sentenced for killing father, brother

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

Killed border agent jumped by illegal immigrants, bashed to death: union official

 

Search on for those behind apparent attack that killed US border agent

 

Customs and Border Protection agent dies after being injured in west Texas

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Understanding the Uranium One “Scandal”  (Despite assertions by Hillary Clinton that the Uranium One scandal has been debunked as “fake news,” there exists ample evidence to suggest otherwise…)

 

De Blasio: Democratic Party Is Not Winning Elections Because It’s ‘Ill-Defined’  (Mayor of New York City Bill de Blasio)

 

Liz Peek: Hillary’s scandals finally catch up to her

 

 

DEPARTMENT HOMELAND SECURITY

 

Trump administration to end provisional residency protection for 50000 Haitians

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

 

The Justice Department is suing AT&T to block its $85 billion bid for Time Warner

 

Alan Dershowitz: Mueller is 'going well beyond his authority as prosecutor' (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

ECONOMY

 

U.S. stocks close higher as major indexes rise in unison

 

Wall Street ticks up, lifted by Verizon, chipmakers

 

Economist: States With Lower Taxes on Business and Personal Income Have Higher Economic Growth

 

Opioid Crisis Cost $500 Billion in 2015, Report Finds

 

Gold tumbles, tracking dollar amid German political uncertainty

 

EDUCATION

 

NYC College Settles Discrimination Claim With Pro-Life Group

 

Stanford Ph.D. candidate says disruption of Robert Spencer event does “not befit an institution of learning”

 

Cops: Woman sexually assaulted on campus after ride-share con

 

Video: Stanford dean Nanci Howe congratulates student fascists as they disrupt Robert Spencer event

 

ELECTION 2016

 

Trump campaign adviser Carter Page met with Hungarian officials in Budapest

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Race for 2020 Democratic nomination already getting started in New Hampshire

 

ENERGY

 

Oil ends lower as traders weigh prospects for extended OPEC output curbs

 

Energy Prices

 

Nebraska approves alternative Keystone XL route; ruling creates fresh uncertainty

 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

 

EPA Spending $1.2 Million on ‘Environmental Justice’

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

European stocks end higher in wake of German political turmoil

 

Amsterdam, Paris win post-Brexit EU agencies in lucky dip

 

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Yellen Will Leave Federal Reserve Next Year (Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen)

 

FRANCE

 

French postal service refuses to deliver to Muslim migrant “No Go Zone,” citing “danger to staff”

 

Paris wins bid to host EU banking agency post-Brexit

 

France seeks to ban Muslim street prayers in Paris after clashes

 

GERMANY

 

What the collapse of coalition talks could mean for Germany and Europe

 

Germany Plunged Into Political Crisis After Coalition Talks Fail

 

German political chaos shows France 'needs to take lead in Europe'

 

 

HOLLYWOOD

 

Della Reese, 'Touched by an Angel' Star and R&B Singer, Dies at 86 – Variety

 

'Touched by an Angel' star Della Reese has died

 

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

Despite Pelosi’s Opposition, Steyer Taking Impeachment Campaign to Times Square (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

 

INDIA

 

Photo Exhibit At Organization Of Islamic Cooperation Secretariat In Jedda Highlights India's 'Atrocities' Against Kashmiris

 

India: Muslims offer poor Hindu children free education, food and shelter if they convert to Islam

 

Hindu Man Beats His Wife And Disowns His Children After They Leave Hinduism And Embrace Christ, They Say ‘This Persecution Had Only Made Our Faith In Jesus Stronger’

What's behind Modi's 'huge popularity' in India?

 

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICES (IRS)

 

Lois Lerner wants IRS testimony sealed forever, fearing death threats

 

IRAN

 

Iran’s Gen. Soleimani takes personal command of Abu Kamal battle. His deputy killed

 

AIPAC-Sponsored Briefing Slams Trump Policy on Iran, Advocates Closer Ties to Islamic Republic

 

US hits Iran firms with sanctions for counterfeit Yemen cash

 

 

ISRAEL

 

Israeli-“Palestinian” Arab Conflict Briefing    (Monday, November 20, 2017)

 

Mengistu Brother Tells UN, Hamas Toying With the Life of Mentally Disabled Civilian

 

Eyeing Iran in Syria, Liberman seeks NIS 4.8 billion boost for army (Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman)

 

After PLO halts ties with US, Arab League steps in to salvage peace process

 

Dozens of ultra-Orthodox arrested in fresh anti-draft protests

 

India Cancels $500M Arms Deal with Israel’s Rafael

 

Sadat’s Visit, The Peace Process & The Future Of Israel-Arab Relations

 

Muhammad ordered kids to throw rocks at Jews, according to PA-funded PLO magazine for children

 

Save the Children: rights of Palestinian children being eroded in West ank (Judea and Samaria)

 

Israel, Jordan and PLO apprehensive about Trump peace plan

 

Saudi FM denies kingdom has relations with Israel

 

'The smiles have been wiped off the Palestinians' faces'

 

Low-tech drones give every IDF commander an eye in the sky  (Israel Defense Forces)

 

Taking money from pro-BDS bodies makes you part of BDS

 

Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians, journalist, in West Bank (Judea and Samaria ) raids

 

'No negotiations without recognition of Israel'

 

Breaking the Silence says new video proves its spokesman assaulted Palestinian

 

Hundreds cross Rafah as Egypt continues to open crossing for 3rd  day

 

UN envoy warns new war likely if Palestinian reconciliation fails

 

Scaramucci: 'I know that this is G-d's land for G-d's people

 

John Kerry: “The Palestinians have done an extraordinary job of remaining committed to nonviolence”  (Former US Secretary of State John F Kerry )

 

American Palestinians open homes to PLO delegation amid threat to close US office

 

LEBANON

 

Hezbollah leader Nasrallah warns of Saudi-Israel ties, denies arming Houthis  (Hezbollah terrorist leader Hassan Nasrallah)

 

Arab states urge Lebanon to rein in Hezbollah

 

LIBERALISM

 

Secretive Liberal Donor Network to Ramp Up Efforts to Elect Far-Left District Attorneys

 

MEDIA 

 

CBS, PBS star Charlie Rose suspended after sexual misconduct claim: 'I am greatly embarrassed'

 

CBS News suspends Charlie Rose following sexual harassment report

 

Eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them — with nudity, groping and lewd calls

 

MILITARY

 

The Perfumed Princes of the Pentagon

 

Immigrants in the Military

 

U.S. military bans troops in Japan from drinking alcohol after fatal Okinawa accident

 

PAKISTAN

 

Pakistan, China discuss new US policy in Afghanistan and South Asia during eighth round of strategic dialogue

 

Towards a Hindu Pakistan?

 

Kashmir, thorn in flesh of Pakistan – and India

 

REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION

 

RNC Raised $9.2 Million in October

 

RUSSIA

 

Russia reports radioactivity 986 times the norm after nuclear accident claim

 

Rosneft deal boosts Russia-China relationship

 

Russian 'troll army' tweets cited more than 80 times in UK media

 

 

SENATE

 

Washington Post Trashes Roy Moore, But Says “Women are Better Off With Al Franken”   (US Senator of Minnesota Al Franken (D)

 

How a New York Senator Can Rag on the Clintons without Risk of Death (US Senator of New York  Kirsten Gillibrand (D)

 

Billionaire Dem Silent on Franken Donations

 

Will Franken be a Sacrificial Lamb?

 

Beware of Running with the Al Franken Story — Consider Where That Leads

 

Moore dodges the press as harassment scandal spirals

 

Here are the Senate Republicans who will decide the fate of the tax bill

 

Kellyanne Conway on Roy Moore's candidacy: "We want the votes in the Senate" for tax bill

 

Progressive groups call on Franken to resign amid groping allegations

 

Second woman accuses Senator Al Franken of groping: CNN

 

Roy Moore accuser says she was "absolutely not" paid to tell her story

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

 

Democratic Donor Accused of Sexually Assaulting 17-Year-Old Model in 1991

 

Top California Dem stepping down amid new sexual harassment claims

 

New York Times reporter suspended amid sexual misconduct claims

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Sharia-compliant Facebook removes Hungarian counter-jihad news site Dzsihádfigyelö

 

SOUTH AMERICA

 

Brazil police officer shoots armed robbers to death while holding baby

 

Argentine navy detects noises that could be signal from missing sub

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

Gov't to penalize farms for bird flu outbreak

 

One in 10 Married Women Don't Want Children

 

U.S. takes more than half of Korea's imported beef market

 

Kosdaq roars to 10-year high on biotech boom

 

Avian Influenza Detected at Poultry Farm in Gochang

 

NK solider suffering from pneumonia and blood poisoning: doctor

 

SPORTS

 

Former NFL star killed in car crash

 

STATES

 

Warehouse fire leaves dozens injured in upstate New York

 

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Meet These 5 Stellar Conservatives President Trump Just Added to His Supreme Court List

 

Don't Put Clarence Thomas In with the Bad Boys

 

SYRIA

 

Article In Syrian Government Daily: Syrians Entitled To Oppose U.S. Presence In Their Country By Every Possible Means

 

 

TAIWAN

 

 China pressure helped put Taiwan FTA on hold

 

Unisex public restrooms in Taoyuan Airport? Chairman: it's under consideration

 

TRADE

 

U.S. NAFTA auto proposal faces criticism from Canada, Mexico and American car players

 

TURKEY

 

 

Erdogan aide: Turkey should review NATO membership (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan)

 

 

UNIONS

 

Fifth SEIU Official Ousted After Being Accused of Sexual Assault

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

FTSE 100 ends higher as home builders gain, but pound strength keeps rise in check

 

Man Won’t Go to Prison After Killing His Diabetic Father With an Overdose of Morphine

 

Dating websites that match 'sugar babies' with wealthy suitors are recruiting at U.K. universities

 

UK’s Christmas in the age of jihad: Armed guards, concrete barriers and metal detectors around festive markets

 

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

 

Michael Moore: Trump Has 55 Percent Chance of Winning Reelection

 

First lady Melania Trump receives White House Christmas tree

 

 

 

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