Tag Archives: Foreign policy

Wednesday Open Thread | North Korea reconsidering summit with US

But the Nobel Peace Prize tho? PLAYED. HOODWINKED. BAMBOOZLED. Trump got Punk’d so hard…… CNN) North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Trump had a second undisclosed meeting with Putin at the G20

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin a second time during the G-20 summit earlier this month, a White House official confirmed to NBC News Tuesday. Trump spoke to Putin at the end of a couples-only … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Sally Yates learned about Trump’s #MuslimBan by ‘reading about it on the internet.’

Worth watching the whole clip. Sally Yates learned about Trump's travel ban by 'reading about it on the internet.' pic.twitter.com/nKTLyHOOkT — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) June 29, 2017 Sally Yates: Trump administration behavior should be alarming to us as a country … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Ethnic Cleansing, Foreign policy, Immigration, Muslims, News, Open Thread, US Department of Justice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 112 Comments

U.S. Navy strike group move toward Korean Peninsula

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Navy has canceled planned port calls in Australia for the USS Carl Vinson and is instead sending the aircraft carrier toward the Korean Peninsula amid concerns about new weapons tests by North Korea, military officials said Saturday. The … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | The Pentagon releases first videos of the military strike in Syria

(CNN)The United States launched a military strike Thursday on a Syrian government target in retaliation for their chemical weapons attack on civilians earlier in the week. On President Donald Trump’s orders, US warships launched between 50-60 Tomahawk cruise missiles at … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke TWICE with Russian Envoy during Trump campaign

America’s top law enforcement compromised. Jeff Sessions LIED under Oath to Congress about Trump-Russian ties. Oh, what a tangled web we weave; when first we practice to deceive. How in the living hell can Jeff Sessions #DOJ investigate Trump-Russian ties … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | ICE Agents forcibly removed a woman awaiting emergency surgery to a detention center.

BARBARIC! How inhumane can ICE Agents get? Sick & in pain be DAMNED! If anyone walked into a Veterinary Clinic and forcibly removed a wounded dog awaiting surgery there would be OUTRAGE across the country & the person would be … Continue reading

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