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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 26, 2021
Biden orders missile strike on Syria Trump's been gone since Jan 20th. Expectations rose the Biden administration would bring a breath of fresh air, restore order in US foreign affairs the crass Trump scorned in so many ways. Now we hear Biden ordered a missile strike on Syria last night. Where was his legal authority? Trump had previously ordered missile strikes on Syria. Where was his legal authority? What's changed? Nothing. The deeds & actions are the same.
White House press sec. on President Joe Biden's executive orders For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: cnb.cx/2NGeIvi President Joe Biden's press secretary verbally slapped two of ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 18, 2021
Walking into a minefield That slavery of black people brought here in chains was wrong in America as well as elsewhere is a no brainer. Reparations to descendants of former slaves is being considered by the Biden administration. At least calling for a study of reparations. How would it be determined whose to pay the reparations? The thing is paying reparations for past wrongs sounds like a good idea. However It would be like walking into a minefield.
Russian FM Lavrov and EU's Borrell give joint press conference in Moscow #RT (Russia Today) is a global #news network broadcasting from Moscow, London, Paris and Washington studios to over 100 countries. RT is the first news ..., From YouTubeVideos
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 12, 2021
EU may push for new sanctions on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov says Moscow would consider giving up relations There's growing tensions & current brouhaha over the alleged nerve agent poisoning of Russian opposition figure Sergei Navalny who claims Russian Pres. Vladimir Putin ordered it. That's how the EU & US see it. Russia vehemently denies any involvement. The EU may ask for new sanctions on Russia. The west, EU & US have become completely anti Putin. That's the perception from western MSM given to people in the US & Europe.
WATCH: Antony Blinken's Senate confirmation hearing for Secretary of State Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG Find more from PBS NewsHour at pbs.org/newshour Subscribe to our ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 5, 2021
Secretary of State Tony Blinken said, Our commitment to Israeli security is sacrosanct it has a free hand to do anything The US is Israel's primary defender. Israel acts w/impunity knowing it has Congress & US presidents behind it. It commits genocide against the Palestinian's in Gaza, steals their land in the West Bank evicts them as squatters then allows Jewish settlers to build illegal settlements on the stolen land. US Sec'y of State Antony Blinken said, "Our commitment to Israel's security is sacrosanct". That means Israel has a free hand.
The President Announces a Historic Nuclear Deal with Iran President Obama delivers remarks to announce a historic nuclear agreement that will verifiably prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. July 14, 2015., From YouTubeVideos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 28, 2021
US Iran in stalemate on returning to the 2015 nuclear deal The Biden administration is demanding Iran comply w/ the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal which Trump reneged on in 2018 before easing sanctions on the country. Iran has increased its level of enriched uranium considerably above the limits required in the 2015 deal as it sees it's no longer bound by those limitations. Iran demands the sanctions be lifted before it will return to the deal. Thus the current stalemate.
WATCH: Biden signs executive orders on climate, COVID-19 on first day in office Just hours into his presidency and saying there was .no time to waste,. President Joe Biden signed several executive orders addressing the COVID-19 ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 22, 2021
Biden's unity pitch alongside cabinet choices of warmongers and coup inciters It's a couple of days into the new Biden administration & despite his call for unity in his inaugural speech the chances of Trumps voters joining in Biden's unity pitch is a naive fantasy. Trumps supporters remain angry. His 2nd impeachment voted by the House won't help. As to foreign affairs particularly worrisome are Biden's cabinet choices veteran war hawks & coup inciters. That doesn't bode well to end our endless wars.
WATCH: Scene outside the U.S. Capitol as protesters storm the building As protesters broke into the U.S. Capitol amid lawmakers meeting on the Electoral College vote count, PBS NewsHour's Amna Nawaz describes the scene ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Storming the Capitol January 6th, Trump inciting them to take action now Congressional Dems grandstanding on the matter Since the storming of the Capitol on Jan. 6th there's been much said of what it was. Also what Trump did arousing his supporters to take action that day. For sure those who stormed the Capitol should be held to account. The rest were legally protesting. It wasn't a riot. W/a 6PM curfew & more police on the scene order was restored. Further grandstanding by Congressional Dems on the matter will only serve as gasoline on a fire.
Dr. Fauci: 'Those Are Real Numbers, Real People And Real Deaths.' | Meet The Press | NBC News Shortly after President Donald Trump tweeted his belief that .the number of cases and deaths. due to coronavirus .is far exaggerated in the United States,. Dr., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Why no skepticism of governmental pronouncements in this time of the covid pandemic? We know the US gov't lies to its people. The same w/the MSM. Iraq had no WMD. IAEA inspectors found none & former nuclear inspector Scott Ritter said all Iraqi WMD was destroyed after the Gulf war in the 1990's. Yet in this time of the Covid pandemic people who would normally be skeptical of all gov't pronouncements believe everything they're being told by gov't authorities & the MSM is the unadulterated truth about it. Why?
US nuclear submarine passes through Strait of Hormuz USS Georgia reaches Arabian Gulf in show of force against Iran. LONDON: A US Navy nuclear submarine passed through the Strait of Hormuz on Monday and ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Increased US military provocations against Iran. Why now? There's been increased US military provocations against Iran. A nuclear sub entered the Persian Gulf escorted by two guided missile destroyers. Then Israel just sent one of its subs thru the Suez Canal purportedly headed for the Persian Gulf. Earlier this month the US sent two B-52 bombers as a "deterrent" against a possible terror attack in Iraq supported by Iran. Why now all the increased military provocations against Iran?
Corporate American Flag - corporateamericanflag.com CorporateAmericanFl ag.com  ~ The Corporate American Flag -- 3x5 ft and 2x3 ft Flags -- Company Logos were the stars would be in the USA Flag., From MyPhotos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Will the American people wake up? They're just pawns to be used and abused by the ruling elites that control the country Will the American people wake up to the reality they're just pawns to be used & abused by the ruling elite that control the country? They've been so indoctrinated w/ the land of the free & home of the brave lies to let themselves be open to an alternative narrative from the one they were taught would cause cognitive dissonance throwing the world they'd come to believe in upside down. It's hard to imagine that happening.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Phased Reopening Plan For NYC Public Schools New York City Public Schools will begin a phased reopening on Monday, Dec. 7., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, November 30, 2020
Closing the schools has been a travesty A sound decision has been made to reopen preschools & elementary schools on Dec. 7 in New York City. CDC Director Robert Redfield says school is the "safest" place for children to be. Dr Fauci said yesterday schools ought to be opened as data reveals the virus spreading among children is rare. Why aren't schools opened nationally Including middle & high schools? Closing schools has been a travesty from the beginning.
SM-3 Block IIA Missile Excels in First Ever ICBM Intercept Test The U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA), and U.S. Navy sailors aboard an Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) System-equipped destroyer intercepted and ..., From YouTubeVideos
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, November 18, 2020
The US may be playing with fire The US may be playing w/ fire. Earlier this week the US sent a "test object" launched from the Marshall Islands in the Pacific which an ICBM successfully intercepted off the coast of Hawaii. What this test has done is reduce the time for leaders to consider the possibility of error before giving the order to launch a counter strike. Response time is the critical factor so if there is an error it can be detected in time.
Battleground map and numbers to win the electoral votes l ABC News ABC News' Tom Llamas reports on the outlook for President Trump and Joe Biden and what they would need to reach 270 electoral votes. LEARN MORE: ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 6, 2020
Sometimes people get divorced over irreconcilable differences, that may be the case for our irreconcilable US states Biden hasn't been declared the victor yet it's become clear he's won. Trump may not concede take his case to the courts challenging results in some states but he's got little chance to overturn the election in his favor. Questions abound? Now what? Will Trump's followers gracefully accept him losing or overreact. What's clear the divisions of the people politically have never been this extreme probably since the Civil War.
Jeff Bezos%27 iconic laugh., From WikimediaPhotos
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, October 21, 2020
The social unrest roiling the country, the perfect scenario the ruling elite want keeping the focus away from them There's is little doubt social unrest is roiling this country. Whether from the left or right it seems ready to explode. It is the perfect scenario the ruling elite want. It keeps the focus away from them. The unrest serves to distract the majority of people from realizing it's the ruling elite that needs to be their focus & be dislodged from power. Not the divisive issues of the right & left that pit them against each other.
McConnell scoffs at Pelosi's impeachment move The Senate is at an .impasse. about setting the rules of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said ..., From YouTubeVideos
(13 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 9, 2020
The fundamental issue going unaddressed in this country, an electoral system corrupted by big moneyed interests These are trying times w/ COVID, a coming presidential election along w/ a fractious electorate. Yet a fundamental issue goes unaddressed in this country. An electoral system corrupted by big moneyed interests. It's the standard "pay to play" in all elections whether local, state & federal. All our other problems & issues won't be addressed adequately as long as our corrupted electoral system remains in place.
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(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, September 25, 2020
We live in the most dangerous time in world history We live in the most dangerous time in world history as the specter of nuclear war makes it so. During the cold war between the US and USSR there was a mutual understanding if either side initiated a nuclear war it would be annihilated in a retaliatory nuclear strike by the other. Now the US renounces nuclear arms control agreements. We're in uncharted territory, miscalculation, even an accident could bring a nuclear holocaust.
Constitution Day: Donald Trump Announces .1776 Commission. to Fight Left-Wing Indoctrination President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the creation of a .1776 Commission. to fight the growth of far-left revisionist history such as the 1619 Project., From YouTubeVideos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, September 18, 2020
Trump's call for a 1776 Commission a nonsensical stroll to negate the truth of our history Yesterday Trump announced what he called the 1776 Commission an initiative to counter what he says is "The left wing rioting & mayhem" that "are the direct result of decades of left wing indoctrination in our schools." He would prefer the whitewashed version he himself was taught. His latest patriotic buffoonery is just another campaign ploy presumably to attract undecided voters. At this stage are there any undecided voters?
What It's Like to Be Evicted in the Middle of a Pandemic The U.S. may soon be facing an .eviction apocalypse.. With the CARES Act set to expire, some experts estimate up to 28 million people could face losing their ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 10, 2020
The eviction crisis starting to happen in America There's a Jimmy Dore video titled, "Evictions Crisis While Dems & Republicans Do Political Theater". It shows a sheriff in Houston, TX. evicting families from their apts. unable to pay the rent because they're out of work. Seeing people tossed out of their homes is rough viewing but necessary. It makes one ask what sort of country would let such a travesty happen? What's a gov't good for if it can't protect its people in need?
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Has 'Productive' Meeting With President Trump Regarding Coronavirus Response Gov. Andrew Cuomo described his meeting at the White House with President Trump on Tuesday afternoon as .productive.. CBS2 political reporter Marcia ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 3, 2020
Trump and Cuomo threats and accusations Are things unraveling politically? It seems so. Trump threatens to w/hold fed'l funds to" jurisdictions that permit anarchy, violence & destruction" namely NYC, Portland, Seattle & DC. NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo responded, "Is that a threat? He can't have enough bodyguards better an army to walk down streets in New York". New Yorkers don't want anything to do w/ him." What dialogue there is has descended into threats & accusations.
Jacob Blake protests: Professional athletes step up to demand racial justice Professional sports leagues across North America are postponing games, as athletes demand change and continue to protest racism in the wake of the Jacob ..., From YouTubeVideos
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 28, 2020
Too bad US pro sports will end its protests of police brutality. They could've had a real impact in changing the society What American professional athletes in basketball, baseball, football & hockey have done over the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin is remarkable. By shutting down their play they've taken a moral, ethical stance of unity against racial brutality by police in this country. Too bad they're all about to cave & start playing again. They could have had a real impact changing the society.

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