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by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 156
Views: 4200

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

NBC News : Republicans look at multi-city convention for Trump's renomination A rolling convention could allow the president to say he held the highest-attended event ever for a nominee. WASHINGTON — As Republicans scramble to reboot the GOP convention, one option gaining traction is a multistate a...
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion
Replies: 7
Views: 284

Re: George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion

ABC News : 74% of Americans view George Floyd's death as an underlying racial injustice problem: POLL Nearly three-fourths of Americans view the death of George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer as a sign of an underlying racial injustice problem, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds, a signi...
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward
Replies: 620
Views: 8901

Re: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward

Yahoo News : Exclusive: Leaked document reveals details of federal law enforcement patrolling Washington amid protests The show of force outside the White House is a task force operation that includes U.S. Secret Service, National Guard, Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Park Police, according...
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Military
Topic: Military and Civilian Gov't
Replies: 93
Views: 5654

Re: Military and Civilian Gov't

National Post - Joe Conason: A Timely Warning From The Generals Under ordinary circumstances, open dissent from high-ranking military officials against the actions of civilian political leaders would signal a danger familiar to other countries. Such rumblings from military circles often indicate th...
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: General Politics
Topic: All The Dead Journalists
Replies: 106
Views: 13184

Re: All The Dead Journalists

One disgrace after another. :bighug:
AndyinPA wrote:
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:16 am
:crying:
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward
Replies: 620
Views: 8901

Re: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward

WaPo: Live updates: White House and Bowser clash over control of city streets; demonstrations evolve on seventh day of D.C. protests
Salt Lake Tribune: What it’s like for Utah National Guard troops deployed in D.C.
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: General Politics
Topic: All The Dead Journalists
Replies: 106
Views: 13184

Re: All The Dead Journalists

NBC News: United States added to list of most dangerous countries for journalists for first time

At least 63 professional journalists were killed doing their jobs in 2018, a 15 percent increase over last year, Reporters Without Borders said.
by Addie
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:35 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: George Floyd Protests: White Supremacists Posing as Antifa
Replies: 58
Views: 1305

Re: George Floyd Protests: White Supremacists Posing as Antifa

Daily Beast : Antifa’ Is Literally Never Mentioned in the First Prosecutions of Protest Violence Trump called them terrorists. Bill Barr claimed they are “instigating” violence at the protests. But antifa is not referenced in any of the 22 criminal cases from the protests. For all the implications ...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 156
Views: 4200

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

Axios : RNC expands convention search across the Sun Belt The Republican National Committee is planning site visits over the next 10 days to more than a half-dozen cities — across the South and into Texas and Arizona — as it scrambles for a new convention host, people familiar with the internal dis...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Military
Topic: Military and Civilian Gov't
Replies: 93
Views: 5654

Re: Military and Civilian Gov't

WaPo - Jennifer Rubin: Revolt of the generals We do not yet know precisely why Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper publicly broke with President Trump on Wednesday, renouncing the use of the Insurrection Act as a means to deploy the military against civilian demonstrators. We can surmise, however, that...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion
Replies: 7
Views: 284

Re: George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion

USA Today : Americans disapprove of Trump response to George Floyd death and protests, polls find ... Here's what the polls found: Trump's low marks on race On Trump's handling of Floyd's death and the ensuing protests: Emerson College – Approve 36%, disapprove 47% and 17% neutral/no opinion Reuter...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Military
Topic: Military and Civilian Gov't
Replies: 93
Views: 5654

Re: Military and Civilian Gov't

Politico : 'The president has clearly forgotten how it actually happened': John Kelly defends Mattis Kelly called Mattis “an honorable man” and described Trump’s Twitter attack on the former Defense secretary as “nasty.” ... “The president did not fire him. He did not ask for his resignation,” Kell...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 391
Views: 11063

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

Newsweek : Hydroxychloroquine Doesn't Prevent COVID-19, Study Shows, Undermining Trump's Campaign for the Drug A new study published by the New England Journal of Medicine shows that the use of the anti-malarial drug promoted by President Donald Trump is ineffective in treating COVID-19. The double...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward
Replies: 620
Views: 8901

Re: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward

New York Times : De Blasio Denounced After Police Forcefully Clash With Protesters The mayor drew jeers at a memorial for George Floyd in Brooklyn the day after the police aggressively enforced an 8 p.m. curfew. In the first hours after the 8 p.m. curfew fell on New York City on Wednesday, clashes ...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion
Replies: 7
Views: 284

George Floyd Protests: Public Opinion

Reuters : Exclusive: Most Americans sympathize with protests, disapprove of Trump's response - Reuters/Ipsos NEW YORK (Reuters) - A majority of Americans sympathize with nationwide protests over the death of an unarmed black man in police custody and disapprove of President Donald Trump’s response ...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: George Floyd Protests: White Supremacists Posing as Antifa
Replies: 58
Views: 1305

Re: George Floyd Protests: White Supremacists Posing as Antifa

NBC News : Three men connected to 'boogaloo' movement tried to provoke violence at protests, feds say NBC News reported last weekend that members of the "Boogaloo" movement were seen at protests in states including Minnesota and Texas, as well as in Philadelphia. Federal prosecutors in Las Vegas ha...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 391
Views: 11063

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

CNBC : New York Gov. Cuomo says state will open coronavirus testing to all George Floyd protesters Gov. Andrew Cuomo said George Floyd protests drew about 20,000 people in New York City alone and more across the state. “If you were at a protest, go get a test, please.The protesters have a civic dut...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward
Replies: 620
Views: 8901

Re: Live Coverage - Protests In Multiple Cities Over George Floyd's Death -- Moving Toward The White House 5/29 Onward

Updating: The Hill : Pelosi demands Trump clarify deployment of unidentified law enforcement in DC I haven't seen it myself but CNN supposedly reporting Texas Prison Guards brought in to guard the WH? Can anyone confirm? I can confirm that this is what CNN said. And that someone on MSNBC said the sa...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: House Judiciary: Hearing June 10th 10:00 AM ET: Police Brutality / Racial Profiling
Replies: 8
Views: 220

Re: House Judiciary: Hearing June 10th 10:00 AM ET: Police Brutality / Racial Profiling

The Hill : Pelosi demands Trump clarify deployment of unidentified law enforcement in DC Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday demanded that President Trump provide a list of the agencies involved in deploying law enforcement officers around Washington, D.C., in response to the crowds of demo...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Oversight Committees: House Oversight: Re Political Purge of Civil Service
Replies: 63
Views: 4318

Re: Oversight Committees: House Oversight: Re Political Purge of Civil Service

Cross-posting Reuters : Fired U.S. State Department watchdog confirms probe of Saudi arms sale WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A State Department inspector general abruptly fired by President Donald Trump last month confirmed on Wednesday that he was investigating the declaration of a “national emergency” to...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Intelligence/Foreign Relations Committees: Trump Family Finances/Saudi Arabia Policy/Khashoggi
Replies: 61
Views: 6867

Re: Intelligence/Foreign Relations Committees: Trump Family Finances/Saudi Arabia Policy/Khashoggi

Reuters : Fired U.S. State Department watchdog confirms probe of Saudi arms sale WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A State Department inspector general abruptly fired by President Donald Trump last month confirmed on Wednesday that he was investigating the declaration of a “national emergency” to justify arms...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Campaign Finance 2020
Replies: 162
Views: 10196

Re: Campaign Finance 2020

Reuters : Fundraisers Say Donations to Biden Surge as George Floyd Protests Sweep Country (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and his allies have seen donations swell in recent days, several top fundraisers said, as protests against the police killing of an unarmed black man in ...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Military
Topic: Military and Civilian Gov't
Replies: 93
Views: 5654

Re: Military and Civilian Gov't

WaPo - Greg Sargent: Trump’s latest eruption just showed that Jim Mattis is entirely right ... Mattis’s denunciation of Trump At the center of Mattis’s denunciation of Trump is the violent removal of peaceful protesters to clear the way for Trump’s authoritarian set-piece: his striding through a mi...
by Addie
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Musical Interlude
Replies: 320
Views: 36362

Re: Musical Interlude

Springsteen: From My House To Yours: Volume 5 American Skin

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