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Banking Fraud To Help Putin…and Der Drumpf

There is a fascinating article over on BuzzFeed.net today on how a major western bank helped a very sleazy Russian character avoid all those pesky regulations designed to prevent white collar crime. In Here’s How A Major Western Bank Enabled A Suspected Russian Money Launderer, three BuzzField contributors examined the case of TD Bank, aided…

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Hawaii: The Nation?

Here’s something from our resident Hawaiian, Chris Madsen. America’s claim to the Hawaiian islands is not very firm. Basically, the Islands were taken without a lot of local support as the result of a white planter’s coup and a Washington-based conspiracy. And, to this day, there are those who long for the return of the…

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Judge Chen To Tumpsters: Stuff It

The law stands up to Trump! NBC News is reporting that a “ judge in San Francisco has blocked the Trump administration from ending protections that allowed immigrants from four countries to live and work legally in the United States.” Basically, the Dumpsters wanted to expel folks fleeing war and natural disaster in Sudan, Nicaragua,…

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Irony…And Damn Tragedy

Found on the web… North Dakota just announced that no one without a street address can vote. Most Native Americans in North Dakota have PO Boxes rather than street addresses. Meaning an entire people has just been denied the vote. And the Supreme Court just backed North Dakota. In a word…damn.    

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The Narcissist In Chief Gets A Painting

Very funny article over on the Guardian by Hannah Jane Parkinson. It seems that Der Drumpfster has just purchased a painting by Andy Thomas, who usually does folksy paintings of great (and not so great) Americans around campfires and stuff like that. Well, Mr. Thomas also just did a piece showing Trump at a table…

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Not A Scary Time

Der Drumpster says that this is a scary time for men and boys. Many of us aren’t so sure about that. And, in fact, the talented Lynzy Lab has, as she says, written a song about it. Give it a listen.  

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Khashoggi’s Killers…and Trump

Okay, let’s start by admitting that the murder of Jamal Khashoggi remains a murky business. We suspect he is dead, but don’t know it for absolute certain. We are pretty sure, but do not yet have proof, that he was murdered, and maybe tortured by Saudi intelligence operatives. We think, but are not certain, that…

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