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Putin and His Useful Idiot

Today, 16 July, Donald (“The Dim”) Trump is supposed to meet with Vladimir (“The Impaler”) Putin. If that fact doesn’t terrify you, then you’re either a Russian or on serious drugs. The general betting is that Trump, who is a notoriously poor negotiator, will end up giving away the farm. But the question plaguing diplomats…

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Paula White: Televangelist and Trump Spiritual Advisor

By Rabbi Yeshaia Charles Familant How does a young girl facing the ravages of a broken home, whose estranged father committed suicide, leaving her mother and the girl completely impoverished? With the mother driven to alcoholism, the girl was then consigned to various caregivers and subjected to sexual abuse from age six to thirteen. The…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

As always, with Trump in the White House, and a corrupt GOP running Congress, there’s no shortage of interesting and/or chilling stories to read on the web. This week we’re watching: There’s a scary piece over on the BBC website, Why local US newspapers are sounding the alarm by Taylor Kate Brown. Local papers are…

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Strzok Spreads Gowdy On Toast

So if you haven’t seen it already, check out the video of FBI agent Peter Strzok turning a bunch of Republicans (and particularly Trey Gowdy) into so much chopped liver. The GOP, and particularly Gowdy, had planned on making Strzoktheir poster boy for the Deep State. The problem? Strzok is as tough as nails and…

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How to Block Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee…

…with calls to Bank of America By Marc Keyser, TheResistance.Blog Trump nominated a Trump Republican, Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Politicusa put it this way: “It Took Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Less Than 30 Seconds To Disqualify Himself. (link) In his short remarks following the announcement, Kavanaugh proved that he is likely to be nothing…

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Holding our Noses and Voting for Moderate Democrats

The perfect is the enemy of the good. ~ Old Italian aphorism             Democrats have a small chance to become the Senate majority party after the November 6 elections. The Senate balance is currently 51/49 (Republican/Democrat, including two Independents, who caucus Democratic). So, we badly need to win at least two GOP seats, without any…

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Trump And The End Of Ayn Rand

So, I’m looking right now at an article on the Washington Post website, Breaking from GOP orthodoxy, Trump increasingly deciding winners and losers in the economy by Steven Mufson and David J. Lynch. In it, the two writers make the interesting point that Conservatism (at least as that complicated word is defined in the United…

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Rightward, to Fascism and Beyond!

There’s a terrifying story over on the Washington Post site. In Early GOP primaries shaping up as rightward march with Trump, Bill Barrow writes about how the Republican Party is moving further and further to the right — in some cases, astonishingly so, with overt Nazis and Fascists seeking office under the GOP’s increasingly tattered…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

And the week offers us our usual collection of news, for good, bad, and Trump. Among the stories we’re following are: Over on Vox, we read Trump tells 57,000 Hondurans who’ve lived in the US for 20 years to get out by Dara Lind. It seems that our dear and glorious orange-headed duce is kicking…

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