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Trump Explains His Decision to Withdraw from Syria

Trump Explains His Decision to Withdraw from Syria

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent President Donald Trump explained his Wednesday decision to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria, in a series of tweets Thursday. Getting out of Syria was no surprise. I’ve been campaigning on it for years, and six months ago, when I very publicly wanted to do it, I agreed to stay […]

Mike Flynn: The Eyes of “Blind” Justice Are Upon You!

Mike Flynn: The Eyes of “Blind” Justice Are Upon You!

by Phil Erwin On Tuesday, once-vaunted Lt. General Michael Flynn is due to be sentenced by Judge Emmett Sullivan for lying to the FBI. Flynn was interviewed by FBI agents in the White House, where he was National Security Advisor for the fledgling Trump administration. Flynn had held the office for two days. He would […]

The Russian Bear’s Claws Are Out Again

The Russian Bear’s Claws Are Out Again

    By Sigrid Weidenweber It seems President Vladimir Putin always makes a gesture of dominance before meeting with an American president. Here are a few examples: President Obama is sworn in January 20, 2009. He meets with Putin in July of that year, after Putin confronts him with the fait accompli of having annexed Crimea […]

Russia is Going to the Moon to Fact-Check NASA

Russia is Going to the Moon to Fact-Check NASA

Virginia Kruta, Contributor  The man heading up Russia’s Roscosmos space agency claimed that verification of America’s moon landings would be part of his agency’s next mission, according to a video shared on Saturday. Dmitry Rogozin’s tweet, according to Google translate, reads, “I answer questions of the President of Moldova: whether there were Americans on the […]

Just When You Thought “Russiagate” Couldn’t Get Any Sillier …

  by Thomas L. Knapp April 20 is cannabis culture’s high holiday, and  the Democratic National Committee celebrated it with fervor this year: Blaze up, get silly, file a bizarre lawsuit accusing the Russian government, Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, and transparency activist group WikiLeaks of conspiring to steal an election. The suit confirms that […]

Politicians must consider unintended consequences

Politicians must consider unintended consequences

    By Paul Driessen It’s become a recurring, frustrating pattern, as legislators and regulators ignore the immutable laws of unintended consequences, to drive political agendas or aid favored constituencies, while harming others. A good example is corporate average fuel economy (CAFÉ) standards on vehicles. Originally enacted in 1975 to offset the impacts of the […]

The Mental Fog of Our Foreign Policy Leaders

The Mental Fog of Our Foreign Policy Leaders

. By Sigrid Weidenweber For more years than I care to admit, I have watched our government elites rob us blind in the making of foreign policy.  Americans support an amazing amount of military, educational, health and food programs all over the world that are paid for by American tax payers. We provide enormous sums […]

Embattled FBI admits it can’t verify dossier claims of Russia, Trump campaign collusion

Embattled FBI admits it can’t verify dossier claims of Russia, Trump campaign collusion

By Rowan Scarborough – The Washington Times – Monday, December 25, 2017 The FBI is declining to repudiate the Russia dossier on which it partially relied to start an investigation into the Trump campaign, but it concedes the document’s major core charges of election collusion remain unsubstantiated. Sources familiar with House and Senate investigations say this is the FBI’s dossier talking point […]

Trump Calls Out Russia, China in National Security Address

Trump Calls Out Russia, China in National Security Address

President Donald Trump presented his National Security Strategy as what he called a reassertion of fundamental truths and “principled realism.” “Any nation that trades away its prosperity for Security will end up losing both,” @POTUS says.

Lest We Forget: One Hundred Years of Communism—Hundreds of Millions Murdered

Lest We Forget: One Hundred Years of Communism—Hundreds of Millions Murdered

. By Sigrid Weidenweber One hundred years have gone by since Communism began with a Bolshevik coup in Russia. It was led by Vladimir Lenin as an armed insurrection in Petrograd on October 25 or (New Style November) 1917. Lenin’s philosophy for the overthrow of the Tsar was co-opted from Marxist theory. As an exiled […]

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