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Friday April 21, 2017

"Total Chaos" - Cyber Attack Feared As Multiple Cities Hit With Simultaneous Power Grid Failures
ZeroHedge | author | 04/21/17

The U.S. power grid appears to have been hit with multiple power outages affecting San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. Officials report that business, traffic and day-to-day life has come to a standstill in San Francisco, reportedly the worst hit of the three major cities currently experiencing outages. ... Read more

Ted Cruz Praises 'Warrior And Patriot' GOP Mega-Donor In Time Profile
TalkingPointsMemo.com | Matt Shuham | 04/20/17

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lavished praise on his one-time champion, mega-donor Rebekah Mercer, in a fawning entry in Time's "100 Most Influential People" list.

Rebekah Mercer and her billionaire investor father Robert were the driving donors behind Cruz's White House run until diverting their support to Donald Trump when he clinched the GOP nomination. ... Read more

Ted Cruz Grovels Before The Mercer Family... And So Does Trump | TYT | 04/20/17 | 8:18
Cenk from TYT gets a little carried away in this video, but the actual point of 'Money in Politics'/'Crony Capitalism' shouldn't be lost on who is buying our politicians.

The Most Unhinged Moments from Alex Jones' Custody Battle
MotherJones | Inae Oh | 04/20/17

A rare and at times unhinged portrait of President Trump's favorite conspiracy theorist, Infowars host Alex Jones, is emerging in an Austin court this week, as the radio star seeks to retain custody of his three children from ex-wife, Kelly Jones.

Lawyers for the bombastic broadcaster are attempting to persuade the jury that he is merely a "performance artist", someone who should be separated from the outrageous character he plays on-air. His ex-wife is arguing the opposite: Jones in private is the same person at home and with their children that he presents to his millions of conspiracy-hungry viewers, including Trump. ... Read more
There's An Infowar In My Pants And Everyone's Invited | TYT | 04/20/17 | 8:51

Is the Deep State Our Only Control Over Trump?
AlterNet | Robert Kuttner / The American Prospect | 04/20/17

When you actually try to govern, reality has a way of pushing back. Who knew?

A funny thing happened to Donald Trump in recent weeks. He had an encounter with reality--and reality won.

It turns out that the budget, and the Syrian civil war, and North Korean nuclear ambitions, and relations with China, and with Mexico, and with the EU are, like health insurance ... complicated. ... Read more

Trump Wants to Ride in a Gilded Coach?! (#61) | 04/20/17 | 8:36
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Friday, April 21 [13:26]
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Friday, April 21 (FULL) | 59:02
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  1. Headlines
  2. As U.S. Preps Arrest Warrant for Assange, Glenn Greenwald Says Prosecuting WikiLeaks Threatens Press Freedom for All
  3. Shocking Exposé Reveals Trump Associates & ISIS-Linked Vigilantes Are Attempting Coup in Indonesia
**Kleptocracy?: How Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner Personally Profit from Their Roles in the White House | 04/20/17 | 14:16
Are Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner personally profiting from their official roles in the White House? According to the Associated Press, Ivanka Trump secured three new exclusive trademarks in China the very same day she and her father, President Trump, had dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The China trademarks give her company the exclusive rights to sell Ivanka-branded jewelry, bags and spa services in China. The New York Times reports Japan also approved new trademarks for Ivanka for branded shoes, handbags and clothing in February, and she has trademark applications pending in at least 10 other countries. Ivanka no longer manages her $50 million company, but she continues to own it. Ivanka also serves in the Trump administration as an adviser to the president. So does her husband, Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner. For more, we speak with Vicky Ward, New York Times best-selling author, investigative journalist and contributor to Esquire and Huffington Post Highline magazine.
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Excess Donald Trump Inauguration Cash Pairs With Donor Access | 04/20/17 | 23:12
President Trump Driving Obamacare Reform Before 100 Days | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/21/17 | 16:23
Jeff Sessions Insists He 'Wasn't Diminishing' Federal Judge Or Hawaii | MSNBC | 04/21/17 | 2:09
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Bill O'Reilly's '98 Novel Is Rich With Foreshadowing | Stephen Colbert | 04/21/17 | 5:59
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
The Trump Administration's Reefer Madness | Trevor Noah | 04/20/17 | 7:05
LEAKED: Fox News' 8 p.m. Anchor Audition Tape | Trevor Noah | 04/20/17 | 1:52

04.21.2017. 17:05

Thursday April 20, 2017

Exxon Reportedly Seeking Waiver From Russia Sanctions
HP | Reuters | 04/20/17

Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) on Wednesday declined to comment on a media report that it is seeking permission from the U.S. government to drill in several areas of the Black Sea banned by U.S. sanctions on Russia.

The Wall Street Journal reported that Exxon had in recent months applied to the U.S. Treasury Department for a waiver to drill with Russian oil producer Rosneft (ROSN.MM). Any such request is likely to draw attention because Exxon's former chief executive, Rex Tillerson, is now U.S. secretary of state. ... Read more
The Trillion-Dollar Trump - Putin - Exxon Plot Thickens | TYT | 04/19/17 | 6:08

Disaster Capitalism: Making a Killing Out of Catastrophe by Antony Loewenstein (01/03/17)

Disaster has become big business. Best-selling journalist Antony Loewenstein trav­els across Afghanistan, Pakistan, Haiti, Papua New Guinea, the United States, Britain, Greece, and Australia to witness the reality of disaster capitalism. He discovers how companies cash in on or­ganized misery in a hidden world of privatized detention centers, militarized private security, aid profiteering, and destructive mining.

What emerges through Loewenstein's re­porting is a dark history of multinational corpo­rations that, with the aid of media and political elites, have grown more powerful than national governments. In the twenty-first century, the vulnerable have become the world's most valu­able commodity.
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein (2008)

In this groundbreaking alternative history of the most dominant ideology of our time, Milton Friedman's free-market economic revolution, Naomi Klein challenges the popular myth of this movement's peaceful global victory. From Chile in 1973 to Iraq today, Klein shows how Friedman and his followers have repeatedly harnessed terrible shocks and violence to implement their radical policies. As John Gray wrote in The Guardian, "There are very few books that really help us understand the present. The Shock Doctrine is one of those books."

Jason Chaffetz's Abrupt Exit
Atlantic | Mckay Coppins | 04/19/17

The Utah congressman, who serves as chairman of the House Oversight Committee, is a high-profile figure in the GOP—a media-savvy lawmaker viewed by many party leaders as a rising star. But he has also been a target of fierce grassroots opposition in recent months, as critics accuse him of allowing partisan hypocrisy to hinder his role as a designated Trump watchdog. Earlier this year, he made national headlines when he was booed off stage by angry constituents at a town hall in his district, and since then activists have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to various efforts to unseat him.

Chaffetz moved immediately Wednesday to tamp down any emerging narrative that he was chased out of his seat. ... Read more
Why Is Jason Chaffetz Suddenly Quitting Congress? | TYT | 04/19/17 | 6:42

Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Thursday, April 20 [12:28]
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Thursday, April 20 (FULL) | 59:02
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  1. Headlines
  2. First Roger Ailes, Now Bill O'Reilly: Sexual Harassment Scandal Ousts Top Men at Fox News
  3. Kleptocracy?: How Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner Personally Profit from Their Roles in the White House
  4. "Biggest Humanitarian Catastrophe Since 2003 Invasion": Journalist Anand Gopal on Battle for Mosul
Antony Lowenstein, author of Disaster Capitalism -> Profits Can be Made from Catastrophes With Disaster Capitalism | TRNN | 04/20/17 | 11:08
Remembering Bill O'Reilly | TYT | 04/19/17 | 7:21
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President Warren: Turn Heat Up On President Trump-Russia Case | MSNBC Rachel Maddow | 04/20/17 | 9:28
Former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett: You Can't Give Up On Our Democracy | 04/20/17 | 9:21
Trump Admin. Tries To Clarify Statements On US Warships To Korean Peninsula | 04/20/17 | 8:09
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Bill O'Reilly Gets the Boot | Trevor Noah/Daily Show | 04/19/17 | 10:46
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
A Farewell To Bill O'Reilly From Stephen Colbert And 'Stephen Colbert' | Stephen Colbert | 04/20/17 | 7:24

04.20.2017. 08:35

Wednesday April 19, 2017

U.S. Aircraft Carrier Went In Wrong Direction For Days After White House Threat [North Korea]
HP & NYTimes | Paige Lavender | 04/18/17

When U.S. officials claimed two weeks ago that an American aircraft carrier was heading toward waters near North Korea, it was actually sailing in the opposite direction, The New York Times and Defense News report. ...

... Mere days after the announcement about the strike group's new course, President Donald Trump weighed in on the North Korean threat. "We are sending an armada, very powerful. We have submarines, very powerful, far more powerful than the aircraft carrier," Trump told Fox on April 12. ...

But Defense News pointed out on Tuesday that photos released by the U.S. Navy showed the aircraft carrier passing through the Sunda Strait in Indonesia, about 3,500 miles from the Korean Peninsula, last Saturday. It was moving away from North Korea when U.S. officials said it was moving toward the peninsula, the Times confirmed on Tuesday. ... Read more

North Korea Is A Trapdoor Trump Shouldn't Want To Enter

There's a good chance Donald Trump doesn't know who the leader of North Korea is
Qz.com | Max de Haldevang | date

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un assumed control of the country following his father's death in 2011 and has quickly set about shoring up power, pushing ahead with North Korea's nuclear program, and reportedly executing hundreds of people.

Global observers with even the vaguest interest in the rogue peninsular understand these types of basic details about North Korea. US president Donald Trump, however, may not. Asked by Fox & Friends co-host Ainsley Earhardt on April 17 whether he has ruled out a military strike on Pyongyang, Trump repeatedly referred to North Korea's leader as "this gentleman" -- and implied he was dealing with the same "gentleman" that former presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama had grappled with: ... Read more
SAD: Trump Doesn't Know Who Kim Jong Un Is | TYT | 04/18/17 | 5:04

Why humans are so bad at thinking about climate change | Vox | | 04/19/17 | 9:44
In Stark Warning, IMF Finds Over 20% Of US Corporations At Risk Of Default Should Rates Rise

Goldman: "Investors Are Increasingly Concerned About An S&P Drawdown"
ZeroHedge | author | 04/19/17

One day after covering its long-standing long dollar call (coincidentally, just one week after former Goldman COO Gary Cohn urged Trump to flip on his own "strong dollar" policy), Goldman has gotten even more cautious and in a note released this morning it warns that "Investors are increasingly concerned about an S&P drawdown." Here's why. ... Read more

More Todays News
  1. As Trump warned N. Korea, 'armada' headed to Australia (Reuters)
  2. Threat of Carrier Heading to Koreas Wasn't All It Seemed (WSJ)
  3. Markets Start to Ponder the $13 Trillion Asset Gorilla in the Room (BBG)
  4. Investors' Nightmare Scenario Takes Shape in French Election (WSJ)
  5. Venezuelan opposition to hold 'mother of all marches' against Maduro (Reuters)
Keith Olbermann
Proof that Donald Trump is Getting Crazier (#60) | Keith Olbermann | 04/18/17 | 8:28
Is There an Actual Tape of Trump's Russia Collusion? (#59) | Keith Olbermann | 04/17/17 | 7:17
A Heartfelt Message to Our President (#58) | Keith Olbermann | 04/16/17 | 5:46
The Media Fell for Trump's Syria Stunt (#57) | Keith Olbermann | 04/13/17 | 7:37
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Wednesday, April 19 [10:37]
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Wednesday, April 19 (FULL) | 59:02
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  1. Headlines
  2. Was a Police Report Altered to Convict a Man for Murder? Inside a Woman's Quest to Free Her Brother
  3. Massachusetts to Throw Out 21,000 Drug Convictions After State Chemist Tampers Evidence for 9 Years
  4. Meet Timothy Taylor, Convicted on Drug Evidence Handled by a State Chemist Who Falsified Tests
  5. White Nationalists, Neo-Nazis & Right-Wing Militia Members Clash with Antifa Protesters in Berkeley
Prof. Leo Panitch says -> UK Elections Called Before Full Impact of Austerity Kicks In | TRNN | 04/19/17 | 16:20
Brazil's Corruption Investigation Expands to Almost Entire Political Class | TRNN | 04/19/17 | 11:40
POLL: America's Opinion Of Ivanka Trump | TYT | 04/18/17 | 6:32
Is Bill O'Reilly Finally Fired? | TYT | 04/18/17 | 9:16
All The Trade Fakeonomics That's Fit To Print (FULL) | ThomHartmann | older, 04/12/17 | 28:16
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Donald Trump Foreign Policy Antics Raise Question, Stupid Or Nefarious? | MSNBC Rachel Maddow | 04/18/17 | 18:25
Donald Trump Scandals Give New Meaning To Tax Day In The US | MSNBC Rachel Maddow | 04/18/17 | 5:10
Donald Trump Scandals Give New Meaning To Tax Day In The US | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/19/17 | 5:10
Joe: President Donald Trump In Alternate Reality With Reform Talk | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/19/17 | 7:52
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
If You're Watching This, Thermonuclear War Hasn't Wiped Out Humanity | Stephen Colbert | 04/19/17 | 12:44
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Alex Jones: Conspiracy Pusher or Performance Artist? | Trevor Noah/Daily Show | 04/18/17 | 5:53

04.19.2017. 10:18

Tuesday April 18, 2017

Trump Secretary Of State Admits Syria Missile Strike Was A Bogus Charade
politicususa.com | Jason Easley | 04/09/17

During an interview on ABC's This Week, Trump Sec. of State Rex Tillerson admitted that the US missile strike on Syria wasn't intended to damage Assad because the Trump administration is actually working with Assad to defeat ISIS, so the US missile strike was an empty charade. ... Read more
Trump Secretary Of State Admits Syria Missile Strike Was A Bogus Charade | ABC | 04/09/17 | 15:29

Former CIA analyst on Korea slams Trump's 'gross miscalculation' on North Korea
RawStory | Sarah K. Burris | 04/14/17

Dr. Sue Mi Terry once worked for the CIA as an analyst covering Korea and she's deeply troubled by what she's seeing coming out of President Donald Trump's administration when it comes to North Korea.

Dr. Terry explained that the parades and trotting out of weapons are nothing more than a spectacle or display. However, she did confirm that they do have ICBMs that we know can reach the United States, they just haven't tested it. Dr. Terry thinks that they're about to, though. ... Read more

Donald Trump's son Eric Trump defended the president's golf trips saying his father uses the outings for professional bonding. Donald Trump made his 16th visit to his golfing properties earlier this month since assuming office amid criticism over his travel costs.

*Meet Brad Birkenfeld: "Lucifer's Banker"
ZeroHedge | author | 04/18/17

Just how bad is the ongoing fraud in the banking system? Get ready for a mind-bowing expose by a former insider at UBS. Brad Birkenfield, author of Lucifer's Banker: The Untold Story of How I Destroyed Swiss Bank Secrecy, recounts the efforts he uncovered by his employer to help its clients cheat the US government out of tens of $billions in taxes.

But despite his working with the government closely to expose the gigantic conspiracy between US-based tax cheats and the giant Swiss bank, UBS, the so-called Justice Department went after Mr. Birkenfeld for abetting tax evasion by one of his clients. After spending thirty months in Federal prison, he was released and three weeks later, received a whistle-blower check for $104 million, the largest such check ever from the IRS Whistle-blower Office. ... Read more
Brad Birkenfeld: Lucifer's Banker | ChrisMartensondotcom | 04/16/17 | 45:33

Lucifer's Banker: The Untold Story of How I Destroyed Swiss Bank Secrecy by Bradley C. Birkenfeld

As a private banker working for the largest bank in the world, UBS, Bradley Birkenfeld was an expert in Switzerland's shell-game of offshore companies and secret numbered accounts. He wined and dined ultrawealthy clients whose millions of dollars were hidden away from business partners, spouses, and tax authorities. As his client list grew, Birkenfeld lived a life of money, fast cars, and beautiful women, but when he discovered that UBS was planning to betray him, he blew the whistle to the US Government.

The Department of Justice scorned Birkenfeld's unprecedented whistle-blowing and attempted to silence him with a conspiracy charge. Yet Birkenfeld would not be intimidated. He took his secrets to the US Senate, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Internal Revenue Service, where he prevailed.

His bombshell revelations helped the US Treasury recover over $15 billion (and counting) in back taxes, fines, and penalties from American tax cheats. But Birkenfeld was shocked to discover that at the same time he was cooperating with the US Government, the Department of Justice was still doggedly pursuing him. He was arrested and served thirty months in federal prison. When he emerged, the Internal Revenue Service gave him a whistle-blower award for $104 million, the largest such reward in history.

A page-turning real-life thriller, Lucifer's Banker is a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the secret Swiss high-net worth banking industry and a harrowing account of our government's justice system. Readers will follow Birkenfeld and share his outrage with the incompetence and possible corruption at the Department of Justice, and they will cheer him on as he ''hammers'' one of the most well-known and powerful banks in the world.

Factory Output Tumbles In March - This Has Never Happened Outside Of Recession
ZeroHedge | author | 04/18/17

US Industrial Production peaked in November 2014 and remains down almost 2% from those record highs (despite surging stocks). ... Read more
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Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, April 18 [12:53]
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, April 18 (FULL) | 59:02
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  1. Headlines
  2. Trump Rejects Calls for Transparency, Vowing to Keep Tax Returns & White House Visitor Logs Secret
  3. "I Am Her Voice": Meet the 10-Year-Old Boy Helping His Mom Take Refuge from Deportation in a Church
  4. Mexican Writer Valeria Luiselli on Child Refugees & Rethinking the Language Around Immigration
*Advocates Urge Trump to De-escalate with North Korea, Not Ratchet Up Threats & Military Aggression | DN | 04/17/17 | 19:18
*Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson -> Wilkerson on North Korea Crisis: U.S. Should Stop the Threats & Own Up to its Role | TRNN | 04/17/17 | 20:18
Trump Swears Nobody Cares About His Taxes (LOL) | TYT | 04/17/17 | 1:41
Trump Administration Signaling War With North Korea | TYT | 04/17/17 | 12:16
*CIA Great At Overthrowing Democracies... Dictators Less So | TYT | 04/17/17 | 2:35
Keiser Report: Max and Stacy discuss high rent blight and the retail apocalypse. In the second half Max interviews Roy Sebag of Goldmoney.com about how monetary policy leads to the boarded up shop fronts of high rent blight. (E1059) | RT | 04/18/17 | 25:45
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President Donald Trump's State Department Suffering From Lack Of Key Job Appointments | MSNBC | 04/18/17 | 3:60
Joe: Why Would We Exit The Paris Agreement? | MSNBC | 04/17/17 | 3:58
Professor Predicts Donald Trump Impeachment 'Very Likely' | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/18/17 | 8:58
Professor Predicts Donald Trump Impeachment 'Very Likely' | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/18/17 | 8:58
Stephen Colbert
InfoWar's Alex Jones Has Nothing On Tuck Buckford | Stephen Colbert | 04/18/17 | 5:10
Chris Hayes Senses Trump Lacks Something Called 'Principles' | Stephen Colbert | 04/18/17 | 8:30
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Easter at the Trump White House | Trevor Noah/Daily Show | 04/17/17 | 3:18

04.18.2017. 11:13

Monday April 17, 2017

White House's secrecy about visitor logs will obscure Trump's conflicts of interest
ThinkProgress | Aaron Rupar | 04/14/17

Concealing the swamp instead of draining it.

"White House communications director Michael Dubke said the decision to reverse the Obama-era policy was due to 'the grave national security risks and privacy concerns of the hundreds of thousands of visitors annually,'" Time reported on Friday. "Instead, the Trump Administration is relying on a federal court ruling that most of the logs are 'presidential records' and are not subject to the Freedom of Information Act."

Logs will be kept secret until at least five years after Trump leaves office. The Washington Post reports that since the inauguration, "the page where the visitor logs had been publicly available has gone dark, and Trump administration officials said Friday that they will no longer maintain it, a move that the White House said would save taxpayers $70,000 by 2020." $70,000 is a mere fraction of the $3-plus million each of Trump's Mar-a-Lago trips costs taxpayers. ... Read more

Think Progress - Resist

China fears North Korea-US conflict 'at any moment'
BBC | author | 04/14/17

China has warned that "conflict could break out at any moment" as tension over North Korea increases. Foreign Minister Wang Yi said if war occurred there could be no winner.

Mr Wang's comments come as the US voices increasing concern at North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and deploys a Navy carrier group off the Korean peninsula. ... Read more
US - North Korea War "At Any Moment" | TYT | 04/15/17 | 14:37

Trump Creating Middle-East "Terrorism Factory" | TYT | 04/15/17 | 6:59

Poll: Trump woes take toll on GOP
Politico | Steven Shepard | 04/17/17

Trump's approval rating, according to a new Pew Research Center survey released Monday, is 39 percent -- precisely the same as two months ago. The percentage of Americans who disapprove of Trump is virtually unchanged: 54 percent, compared to 56 percent in February. Forty-four percent of Americans disapprove of Trump very strongly, according to the poll conducted April 5-11, more than the 30 percent who approve very strongly.

The most profound shifts in the Pew survey are in Americans' perceptions of the GOP beyond Trump. Just 40 percent of Americans have a favorable opinion of the Republican Party, down from 47 percent in January, prior to Trump's inauguration. Read more

SNL Hits the Nerve of How Casually the Mar-a-Lago President Takes His Job

Why Do Cooks Love the Instant Pot? I Bought One to Find Out
NYTimes | Melissa Clark | older

People have fallen in love with their Instant Pots. They may like their blenders, cherish their slow cookers and need their food processors.

But the Instant Pot -- a device that combines an electric pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker and yogurt maker in one handy unit -- sends even mild-mannered cooks into fits of passion.

You find the "L" word over and over in the 15,000 or so product reviews on Amazon. And if you click over to Instant Pot's Facebook community page, you'll find more than 360,000 members sharing their undying affection alongside their recipes for chili. (A typical post: "I'm having an affair. My husband said he wished he would have never given me the Instant Pot for Christmas.") ... Read more

Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Monday, April 17 [11:25]
Democracy Now! U.S. and World News Headlines for Monday, April 17 (FULL) | 59:02
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  1. Headlines
  2. Advocates Urge Trump to De-escalate with North Korea, Not Ratchet Up Threats & Military Aggression
  3. Legal Chaos in Arkansas as Judges Halt State Plan to Carry Out Unprecedented Spate of Executions
  4. Is Turkey Becoming a Dictatorship?: Erdogan Claims Victory in Vote to Give President Sweeping Powers
Victoria Herrmann of the Arctic Institute explains -> Trump Administration Is Removing Climate Change Research from Government Websites | TRNN | 04/16/17 | 12:08
Trump Wall To Have Toxic Moat? | TYT | 04/16/17 | 7:43
Trump Lied About Everything On The Campaign Trail... | TYT | 04/16/17 | 4:37
John Pilger on nuclear war, Russia | RT | 04/16/17 | 27:46
CrossTalk: War and rumors of war -- Syria and North Korea. Russia-US relations at rock bottom. | RT | 04/17/17 | 24:26
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Donald Trump North Korea Brinkmanship A Huge Risk | MSNBC Rachel Maddow | 04/15/17 | 6:22
President Donald Trump Tweeting His Way To WWIII | MSNBC AM Joy | 04/17/17 | 11:06
Steve Bannon Hastens His Own Demise | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/17/17 | 9:34
Why New White House Visitor Log Policy Is 'Ethically Challenged' | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/17/17 | 5:36
Marine Le Pen's More 'Subtle, Dangerous' Message | MSNBC Morning Joe | 04/17/17 | 5:15
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
The presidential election in France could determine the political future of Europe. | John Oliver | 04/16/17 | 18:08
Mother Of All Bombs | John Oliver | 04/16/17 | 3:19
Donald Trump Cold Open | SNL | 04/16/17 | 5:56

04.17.2017. 12:49

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