MSNBC guest hammers ex-Republican’s hypocritical ‘Never Bernie’ stance

Princeton University professor Eddie Glaude on cable news network MSNBC on Tuesday morning called out former Republican strategist Steve Schmidt for hypocritically insisting that President Donald Trump represents a crisis of democracy—but that Schmidt would not vote for Sen. Bernie Sanders if Sanders got the Democratic nomination. “If Donald Trump is the emergency that you […]

‘Corruption fighter’ Trump just unleashed a torrent of pardons for the ‘same offenses’ Trump and his advisers are accused of

President Donald Trump issued numerous pardons or commutations for rich men convicted of corruption on Tuesday. Trump told reporters that he commuted the sentences of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and financier Michael Milken, and pardoned former New York Police Commissioner Bernie Kerik. Trump also pardoned former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo and former Republican […]

‘An affront to the Constitution’: More than 1,000 veterans denounce Trump’s attacks on servicemember

President Donald Trump’s attacks and retaliation against impeachment witness Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman are an “an affront to the Constitution,” according to an open letter from a group of more than 1,1000 veterans made public today. Military Times first reported on the letter. “The President’s actions and insults towards LTC Vindman are not only wrong, […]

Trump accused of ‘questionable delay tactics’ as accuser seeks DNA to prove rape case

On Tuesday, Bloomberg News reported that advice columnist E. Jean Carroll, who accused President Donald Trump of raping her in a department store two decades ago, is asking a judge to deny a request from his lawyers to stay discovery in her lawsuit against him. “E. Jean Carroll, who went public with her claims in […]

Helmet used by French Soldiers in World War I was better blast protection than new American model: study

A helmet used by French soldiers in World War I provided better protection from overhead blasts than a modern American model, according to a US university study. Biomedical engineers from North Carolina’s Duke University tested the performance of several models of World War I helmet and the US Advanced Combat Helmet by subjecting them to […]

Illinois Dem slams Blagojevich pardon: ‘Not based on facts and fairness’

On Tuesday President Donald Trump pardoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D-IL), who went to prison after attempting to sell a Senate appointment and extorting a children’s hospital. Speaking to CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on “The Situation Room,” Illinois Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi slammed the president’s actions. “I think that in part, he’s sending a message to folks […]

Decrying ‘propaganda,’ US tightens rules on China state media

The United States on Tuesday tightened rules on Chinese state media organizations as it classified them as foreign missions, decrying what US officials described as Beijing’s growing “propaganda.” In a step likely to anger Beijing, the State Department told five outlets including the Xinhua news agency and the China Global Television Network that they will […]

Trump insists he's 'allowed to be involved' in Stone case as top Republicans give rare joint statement about Barr

GOP leaders say calls for attorney general to resign are ‘unfounded’ as president defends tweets about Justice Department Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-roger-stone-latest-william-barr-ag-republicans-twitter-a9343286.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Alex Woodward