Monthly Archives: October 2017

Foiled Plot in Miami Is 99th Terror Plot Against US Since 9/11

The Department of Justice charged Vicente Adolfo Solano last week with attempting to use an explosive device at a Miami mall. Solano had pledged his allegiance… Read More

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Manafort’s Strategy: A Pardon

A former federal prosecutor with highly relevant experience weighs in on what we learned from yesterday. Upshot: Manafort’s strategy is a pardon. Read More →

Posted in Liberal Thoughts

ACLU Threatens to Stamp Out Diversity By Shuttering Faith-Based Adoption Agencies

November is National Adoption Awareness Month. And how is the American Civil Liberties Union is celebrating? By trying to reduce the number of agencies that… Read More

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Assassinations in Ukraine’s Capital Raise Spectre of a Russian ‘Shadow War’

KYIV, Ukraine—A Chechen woman who had fought on the side of Ukrainian forces against Russia and its separatist proxies in eastern Ukraine died in a… Read More

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EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Bars Government-Funded Science Advisers From Panels

The nation’s top environmental protection official signed a directive Tuesday aimed at preventing conflicts of interest while bolstering the independence and integrity of scientists who… Read More

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Definitely Look at This

I’m really glad we did this. I thought it would be helpful for me to understand the story better. Crack reporting by a number of news organizations have already identified most of the unnamed people in the Papadopoulos plea agreement document. But that’s not quite the sentence as reading the document and the individual sentences with the names of the people in place of anonymized titles like “high ranking campaign official” or “campaign supervisor.” So Allegra Kirkland pulled the reporting together and edited the document to replace those titles with the names of the people who published reports have now securely identified. Check it out.

Posted in Liberal Thoughts

Why Democrats Are Obsessed With Wealth Inequality

If you want to understand today’s Democratic Party, a word search of a Democratic debate in 2015 provides a pretty clear picture. Here is how… Read More

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Ummm … What’s Up With Sam Clovis?

In March of 2016 Donald Trump was getting a growing number of questions about who was advising him on foreign policy. He did not seem to have any foreign policy advisors. So when he met with The Washington Post editorial board on March 21st he announce…

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Small Business Owner in Trump Country Explains Why Tax Reform Will Help the 99%

SEDALIA, Mo.—As Republicans prepare to unveil the details of their major tax reform proposal on Wednesday, a small business owner in America’s heartland is speaking… Read More

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Posted in Constitutuional Issues, taxes

Podesta Group’s Ties to Manafort Case Loom Larger in Mueller Probe

The lobbying group co-founded by Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign chairman is in the crosshairs of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, being mentioned indirectly Monday… Read More

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