Trump says ‘we’re trying to find out about a whistleblower’ amid impeachment inquiry – live

Trump’s comment the White House is trying to find out more about the whistleblower raises concerns of defying federal protections Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.03pm BST One of the whistleblower’s lawyers has sent a tweet defending the person’s anonymity despite Trump’s claim that the White House is trying to find about more about the official. The lawyer, Andrew Bakaj, warned that retaliating against…

October 29, 2019
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The future of the global economy hinges on four games of chicken | Nouriel Roubini

Trump’s rows with China and Iran, Brexit and Argentina’s populism put the world on a knife edge In the classic game of chicken, two drivers race directly toward each other, and the first to swerve is the loser. If neither swerves, both will probably die. In the past, such scenarios have been studied to assess the risks posed by great-power rivalries. In the case of the Cuban missile crisis, for…

October 24, 2019
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Family of couple who died protecting their infant child in El Paso gets death threats over Trump photo

August 14, 2019

Last week we learned of two of the many tragic deaths in the despicable and horrible massacre in El Paso, the passing of a husband and wife shot dead while shielding their two-month-old infant. In the days that followed, The President and Melania Trump visited victims in both Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, where the two attacks occurred. In the hospital in Texas, Trump posed for photos with several…

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Baltimore Sun journalist on CNN says press should stop being afraid of their bias against ‘evil’ Trump being seen as biased

July 31, 2019

In a stupendous and possibly unprecedented display of absolute clueless lack of self-awareness, a print journalist appearing as a guest on CNN Sunday argued that journalists are afraid to “forcefully” convince people to vote against Trump because then people might mistakenly think of them as biased. What, guy?? Before we go too far down the road of mocking this as a sole voice of incoherence, it’s important to point out…

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Poll: A third of Democrats say it’s racism if white politicians criticize political views of politicians of color

July 21, 2019

Just days after President Donald Trump was accused of racism for challenging progressive Democratic congresswomen who criticize America to “go back” to the countries “from which they came,” a Rasmussen poll said about a third of Democrats (32%) believe it’s racism if white politicians criticize the political views of politicians of color, PJ Media said. Only 16% of both Republican and unaffiliated voters shared that view, PJ Media added, citing…

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