Trump & Russia – An Exhaustive Timeline 1987-2018. BREAKING NEWS: Leading Republican Candidate for Governor of Virginia Met with Insurrectionists and Discussed Armed Rebellion the Day Before the January 6 Insurrection - Proof. In the Republican gubernatorial primary in Virginia, State Senator Amanda Chase has a healthy lead of 7% over her nearest competitor.
The bad news for Chase is that just 48 hours ago she lost a lawsuit seeking to compel the Republican Party of Virginia to hold a conventional primary rather than—as the party is now considering, and has until Tuesday to decide upon—a state “convention” at which the party’s 2021 gubernatorial candidate would be selected by a committee of just 72 party members.
Chase, who has been called “controversial” by local media, even “the Donald Trump of Virginia politics” by one source, fears that her state party’s leaders, as opposed to Virginia’s Trumpist voter base, won’t select her to be their standard bearer for the November 2, 2021 gubernatorial election. It appears that there’s very good reason for Virginia’s Republican leaders not to do so. RHODES: In fact, us veterans, until age 65, under federal statute, still are subject to being called up as a militia. US could have averted 40% of Covid deaths, says panel examining Trump's policies. The US could have averted 40% of the deaths from Covid-19, had the country’s death rates corresponded with the rates in other high-income G7 countries, according to a Lancet commission tasked with assessing Donald Trump’s health policy record.
Almost 470,000 Americans have died from the coronavirus so far, with the number widely expected to go above half a million in the next few weeks. At the same time some 27 million people in the US have been infected. ‘The perfect target’: Russia cultivated Trump as asset for 40 years – ex-KGB spy. Donald Trump was cultivated as a Russian asset over 40 years and proved so willing to parrot anti-western propaganda that there were celebrations in Moscow, a former KGB spy has told the Guardian.
Yuri Shvets, posted to Washington by the Soviet Union in the 1980s, compares the former US president to “the Cambridge five”, the British spy ring that passed secrets to Moscow during the second world war and early cold war. Now 67, Shvets is a key source for American Kompromat, a new book by journalist Craig Unger, whose previous works include House of Trump, House of Putin. The book also explores the former president’s relationship with the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein. “This is an example where people were recruited when they were just students and then they rose to important positions; something like that was happening with Trump,” Shvets said by phone on Monday from his home in Virginia. Then, in 1987, Trump and Ivana visited Moscow and St Petersburg for the first time.
Peggy Noonan – Columns, pieces and posts. The Insurrectionists — GOP Hall of Shame: Sedition Edition. Trump Voters. The Dunning-Kruger Effect May Help Explain Trump's Support. Source: Elvert Barnes Photography/Flickr In the past, some prominent psychologists have explained President Donald Trump’s unwavering support by alluding to a well-established psychological phenomenon known as the “Dunning-Kruger effect.”
The effect is a type of cognitive bias, where people with little expertise or ability assume they have superior expertise or ability. Narcissistic personality disorder. Overview Narcissistic personality disorder — one of several types of personality disorders — is a mental condition in which people have an inflated sense of their own importance, a deep need for excessive attention and admiration, troubled relationships, and a lack of empathy for others. But behind this mask of extreme confidence lies a fragile self-esteem that's vulnerable to the slightest criticism. A narcissistic personality disorder causes problems in many areas of life, such as relationships, work, school or financial affairs. People with narcissistic personality disorder may be generally unhappy and disappointed when they're not given the special favors or admiration they believe they deserve. They may find their relationships unfulfilling, and others may not enjoy being around them. Treatment for narcissistic personality disorder centers around talk therapy (psychotherapy).
Symptoms. Donald Trump disparaged John McCain’s military service. Is this the end of his run? Trump: "He's a war hero because he was captured. I like people that weren't captured" (C-SPAN) Fact checking the fact checkers: Trump does indeed plan to destroy Social Security. Trump promises permanent cut to payroll tax funding Social Security and Medicare if he’s reelected. President Trump pledged on Saturday to pursue a permanent cut to the payroll taxes that fund Social Security and Medicare if he wins reelection in November, a hard-to-accomplish political gambit that some experts see as a major headache for the future of the country’s entitlement programs.
Trump claims he'll pursue 'permanent cuts to the payroll tax' if reelected Trump unexpectedly promised the policy action as he signed a directive that aims to help cash-starved Americans amid the coronavirus pandemic. The order allows workers to postpone their payroll tax payments into next year but doesn’t absolve their bills outright — though the president said he would seek to waive what people owe if he prevails on Election Day.
“If I’m victorious on November 3rd, I plan to forgive these taxes and make permanent cuts to the payroll tax,” Trump said at a news conference in Bedminster, N.J. Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Know someone who expects constant admiration, who thinks they’re better than everyone else, but flies off the handle at the slightest criticism? These tips can help you recognize and cope with a narcissist. What is narcissistic personality disorder (NPD)? The word narcissism gets tossed around a lot in our selfie-obsessed, celebrity-driven culture, often to describe someone who seems excessively vain or full of themselves. But in psychological terms, narcissism doesn’t mean self-love—at least not of a genuine sort. Whistleblower: There Were Mass Hysterectomies at ICE Facility.
Female detainees at ICDC who in April were able to release a video complaining about the lack of proper medical treatment and poor conditions at the facility.
UPDATE, 7:59 p.m.: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has responded to this story with a statement that said, generally speaking, “anonymous, unproven allegations, made without any fact-checkable specifics” should be treated with skepticism. Yahoo fait désormais partie de Verizon Media. Yahoo fait partie de Verizon Media.
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The RVAT project is aimed at amplifying the voices of this critical voting block in the 2020 election. Despite the president’s claims that he has the total support of the party, there are millions of voters who used to be reliable Republicans but are disgusted by the Trump administration. Some are upset about the skyrocketing debt. Others about how he has debased the office.
Trump’s Hollow Economy. Donald Trump keeps promising he is the one to make the economy strong again.
His campaign for reelection will without doubt be focused on his boast that he alone can “rebuild” the economy. His claims cannot go unanswered. His assertion that the economy has never been stronger is not true. The point that needs to be made now is that the Trump economy has had deep weaknesses, that policies as usual under Trump will fail as we face full-fledged depression, and that he seriously misunderstands the link between opening up businesses and economic expansion, as apparently have his economic advisers.
Donald Trump Refuses to Condemn KKK, Disavow Endorsement. The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition. Theodore Roosevelt Citation Information:Roosevelt, Theodore, “The Duties of American Citizenship,” New York: Buffalo, Jan. 26, 1883.
Of course, in one sense, the first essential for a man’s being a good citizen is his possession of the home virtues of which we think when we call a man by the emphatic adjective of manly. No man can be a good citizen who is not a good husband and a good father, who is not honest in his dealings with other men and women, faithful to his friends and fearless in the presence of his foes, who has not got a sound heart, a sound mind, and a sound body; exactly as no amount of attention to civil duties will save a nation if the domestic life is undermined, or there is lack of the rude military virtues which alone can assure a country’s position in the world. (82) EXCLUSIVE CLIP "9 FOR 9" - Attorney George Conway discusses President Donald Trump's diagnosis. Frederick Trump. German-born American businessman; paternal grandfather of the 45th president of the United States Frederick Trump (born Friedrich Trump; 14 March 1869 – 30 May 1918) was a German–American businessman and the patriarch of the Trump family.
Born in Kallstadt, in the Kingdom of Bavaria (now in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany), he immigrated to the United States at the age of 16 and started working as a barber. Several years later, in 1891, he moved to the Northwest. He made his fortune by operating a restaurant and a brothel in Canada. He later returned to Kallstadt and married Elisabeth Christ. Trump made up injury to dodge Vietnam service, his former lawyer testifies. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump acknowledged to advisors that he made up a fake injury to avoid military service, because “I wasn’t going to Vietnam,” his former lawyer told lawmakers during testimony on Wednesday.
Michael Cohen, who also worked as a fixer for Trump before his election, said he was tasked with tamping down criticism of the military deferment as the presidential candidate simultaneously mocked Sen. John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam, for being regarded as a military hero. “I like people who weren’t captured," Trump said during a July 2015 interview. “Mr. Trump claimed (his medical deferment) was because of a bone spur, but when I asked for medical records, he gave me none and said there was no surgery,” Cohen told members of the House Oversight Committee. Did a Queens Podiatrist Help Donald Trump Avoid Vietnam? The tipster offered no names, but The Times used old city directories, held by the New York Public Library, and interviews with Queens podiatrists to identify Dr. Braunstein. The doctor’s daughters said his role in Mr. Trump’s military exemption had long been the subject of discussions among relatives and friends.
Buttigieg: Trump’s fake injury ‘an assault on the honor of this country’ Calling it “an assault on the honor of this country,” Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Sunday said “there is no question” that Donald Trump faked an injury to avoid serving in the Vietnam War. “There is no question, I think, to any reasonable observer that the president found a way to falsify a disabled status, taking advantage of his privileged status in order to avoid serving,” the mayor of South Bend, Ind., told ABC’s Martha Raddatz on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” Advertisement “You have somebody who thinks it's all right to let somebody go in his place into a deadly war and is willing to pretend to be disabled in order to do it,” he said.
The China Ambassador’s Son Who Got Rich in Trump’s Swamp. Trump’s American horror story: ‘Proud Boys, stand back and stand by’ Sick and Tired of Trump? Us Too. Psychologically Speaking, the World Doesn’t Revolve Around You. For realDonaldTrump. TweetStats for realDonaldTrump (Tweet This!) Last updated at completed Click on any month above to zoom in and see stats just for that month! Biden quotes Francis on campaign trail, Trump camp attempts to distort pope's words. (4) Stephen Harrison's answer to What do you know about Donald Trump's deceased brother, Fred Trump Jr.?
On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder review – how to defend democracy in the age of Trump. Winston Churchill once famously declared: “Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.” Underpinned by the rule of law and the popular will, democracy is the only way we can prevent the arbitrary exercise of tyrannical power: suppression of free speech; curtailment or abolition of civil liberties; laws passed by decree without public debate or popular approval; arrest and imprisonment without trial; torture and murder by unchecked agencies of the government; and theft, extortion and embezzlement by politicians in power, who inevitably turn into kleptocrats when democracy is destroyed.
Yet democracy is a fragile creation. After a period following the collapse of the Soviet Union, when constitutional democracy spread to many countries not just in Europe but across the globe, and Francis Fukuyama declared that history had come to an end, the tide seems to have turned. BOOK REVIEW: An idiot’s guide to tyranny: Some thoughts about Timothy’s Snyder’s ‘On Tyranny’ - The Berkshire Edge. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century. Timothy Snyder. Review of Timothy Snyder’s, On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century. © Darrell Arnold– (Reprinted with Permission) In bite-sized chunks of two to eight (short) pages Timothy Snyder, the Levin Professor of History at Yale University, offers a practical guide to understanding and possibly averting tyranny. The Evangelical Movement’s Bad Bargain. The conservative evangelical David French has reminded us that in 1998, during the Bill Clinton–Monica Lewinsky scandal, the Southern Baptist Convention passed a “Resolution on Moral Character of Public Officials,” declaring that it was wrong to “excuse or overlook immoral or illegal conduct by unrepentant public officials so long as economic prosperity prevails,” because “tolerance of serious wrong by leaders sears the conscience of the culture, spawns unrestrained immorality and lawlessness in the society, and surely results in God’s judgment.”
It further affirmed that “moral character matters to God and should matter to all citizens, especially God’s people, when choosing public leaders,” and “implore[d] our government leaders to live by the highest standards of morality both in their private actions and in their public duties, and thereby serve as models of moral excellence and character.” But the problem goes far beyond an inconsistent application of a biblical ethic. #UNFIT TRAILER. US Election 2020: The 'dead voters' in Michigan who are still alive. Graham: Trump a 'race-baiting, xenophobic religious ... Whatever Trump’s COVID-19 Adviser Dr. Scott Atlas Says, Please Do The Opposite. By Versha Sharma Published on 11/17/2020 at 5:05 PM Dr. Hilter's Speeches Key. Trump's 'Major Fraud' Speech, Fact-Checked. Voting in the 2020 U.S.
Election may be over, but the misinformation keeps on ticking. A brief history of 'Lügenpresse,' the Nazi-era predecessor to Trump's 'fake news' Rise of the Nazis. Leading Civil Rights Lawyer Shows 20 Ways Trump Is Copying Hitler’s Early Rhetoric and Policies. Stella Immanuel, Trump’s New COVID-19 Doctor, Believes in Alien DNA, Demon Sperm, and Hydroxychloroquine. Leading Civil Rights Lawyer Shows 20 Ways Trump Is Copying Hitler’s Early Rhetoric and Policies.
‘Fake news’: A guide to Trump’s favourite phrase – and the dangers it obscures. This Is The Face Of The GOP Now - The Weekly Dish. Lest We Forget The Horrors - The McSweeney’s Store. Fauci on What Working for Trump Was Really Like. Trump Pressed Justice Department to Go Directly to Supreme Court to Overturn Election Results. The Rotting of the Republican Mind. The Constitution of Knowledge.
US Senate report goes beyond Mueller to lay bare Trump campaign's Russia links. How Not to Cover Voter Fraud Disinformation. Trump finally unifies the nation. GRU and the Minions. Trump: Biden will 'listen to the scientists' if elected. How Russian Money Helped Save Trump’s Business. Sen. Sasse Slams Trump, Warning of a ‘Republican Blood Bath’ U.S. sees over 69,000 new virus cases – the most in a single day since July.
Defining Deviancy Down. How Not to Cover Voter Fraud Disinformation. The false claims that Trump keeps repeating - Washington Post. - The Washington Post. The Republican National Committee used stock footage from a 2019 protest in Spain to show rioting in 'Biden's America'