American Outcry, Trump Caves on Children in Cages Policy

By |June 20th, 2018|

American Outcry, Trump Caves on Children in Cages Policy Screen capture from video below But the president, furious about the pummeling he has taken in recent days, has been casting about for an escape from the crisis, people familiar with his thinking said. Officials at the Department of Homeland Security are preparing the [...]

Kamala Harris Demands Nielsen Resign over ‘Child Abuse’ Trauma at the Border *Updated*

By |June 18th, 2018|

Child Abuse Trauma at the Border “In my opinion, it is child abuse to separate children from their parents unless it’s necessary to save a human life..." - Judge Napolitano THERE WAS no point in writing anything about the human rights violations on the U.S. southern border unless there were politicians ready to [...]

Liar in Chief Tirade on the White House Lawn

By |June 15th, 2018|

Liar in Chief Tirade on the White House Lawn Official White House photo, public domain In one of his most forceful attacks on the special counsel yet, Rudy Giuliani on Friday claimed the Russia investigation could get “cleaned up” with pardons from President Trump in light Paul Manafort being sent to jail. “When [...]

The American Autocrat and the Murderer Meet

By |June 12th, 2018|

The American Autocrat and the Murder Meetphoto: public domain, President Donald Trump's Instagram Kim forced the American president, through his nuclear and missile tests, to accept North Korea as a nuclear equal, to provide security guarantees to North Korea, and to cancel war games with South Korea that the North has protested for [...]

Photos Reveal Disgrace from G-7

By |June 10th, 2018|

Photos Reveal Disgrace from G-7 President Trump’s top economic adviser said on Sunday that Mr. Trump had pulled out of a joint statement with allies at the Group of 7 meeting over the weekend because a “betrayal” by the Canadian prime minister had threatened to make Mr. Trump appear weak before his summit [...]

Mueller Adds Obstruction in New Manafort Indictment

By |June 8th, 2018|

Mueller Adds Obstruction in New Manafort Indictment The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, brought new obstruction charges on Friday against President Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and added allegations against a close associate, who prosecutors suspect has ties to Russian intelligence. [New York Times] THE INDICTMENT special counsel Robert Mueller dropped [...]

Anthony Bourdain Commits Suicide, Days After Kate Spade *Updated*

By |June 8th, 2018|

Anthony Bourdain Commits SuicideJuly 27, 2017: Anthony Bourdain on the ferry to Vashon Island while filming Parts Unknown in Seattle, Washington on July 27, 2017. (photo by David Scott Holloway) HE WAS bigger than life. The flat screen could not contain Anthony Bourdain. The man who took us around the world was scruffy, [...]

Vogue Arabia Drives Message

By |June 2nd, 2018|

Vogue Arabia Drives Message THE WOMAN on the cover of Vogue Arabia is Princess Hayfa bint Abdullah al-Saud. The June issue is "a celebration of the trailblazing women of Saudi Arabia." Vogue is taking heat over it because of May arrests of women activists, some of whom remain jailed. From Human Rights Watch [...]

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Rod Rosenstein Caves to Trump’s ‘Hereby Demand’ Order

By |May 22nd, 2018|

Rod Rosenstein Caves to Trump's 'Hereby Demands' While he has assailed the investigations for a year, Mr. Trump’s latest assertion of bad faith by the Justice Department and the F.B.I. went beyond talk and resulted in an extraordinary meeting on Monday at the White House, where the president pressured intelligence and law enforcement [...]

Royal Wedding, An American Duchess of Sussex *Updated*

By |May 19th, 2018|

Royal Wedding, An American Duchess of Sussex screen capture from NBC on Twitter Speculation leading up to the big day focused on whether the couple would invite Donald Trump, or his predecessor, Barack Obama. In the event, neither US president made the list, nor did the British prime minister, Theresa May. But the [...]