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    Polish president not welcome at White House over Holocaust legislation, report says
    Mar06

    Polish president not welcome at White House over Holocaust legislation, report says

    Polish President Andrzej Duda at the NATO Multinational Corps Northeast headquarters in Szczecin, Poland Nov. 28, 2016. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images) (JTA) — A leading news website in Poland reported that it had obtained documents suggesting that the country’s highest officials are not welcome at the White House over a law limiting discourse...

    Steele's Ridiculous Romney-Russia Memo
    Mar06

    Steele's Ridiculous Romney-Russia Memo

    More from Jane Mayer’s ridiculous Christopher Steele article. This is the tidbit that’s getting a good deal of play in the media. One subject that Steele is believed to have discussed with Mueller’s investigators is a memo that he wrote in late November, 2016, after his contract with Fusion had ended. This memo, which did not...

    Ukraine Authorities Urged To Ensure Safety Of Journalists

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is calling on Ukrainian authorities to investigate allegations that police attacked journalists covering a protest in the capital last weekend. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Jason Kenney has everything to lose
    Mar06

    Jason Kenney has everything to lose

    Jason Kenney at the Manning Networking Conference 2018 in Ottawa. (Dave Chan) The next chapter of Jason Kenney’s life began when the last one decisively ended, on federal election night 2015. Dozens of Conservatives held an impromptu wake for their government at the James Joyce Irish Pub in downtown Calgary. It was a favourite...

    Bumbling Trump campaign staffers like Sam Nunberg are haunting the Trump presidency
    Mar06

    Bumbling Trump campaign staffers like Sam Nunberg are haunting the Trump presidency

    Trump didn’t hire the best people. He got mired in the Russia scandal as a result. Starting Monday afternoon and going well into the evening, America watched a man melt down on live national television. Former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg repeatedly called into national television stations, most notably CNN and MSNBC, to vent about a...

    Kremlin Ties of Italy’s Populists Prompts US Alarm
    Mar06

    Kremlin Ties of Italy’s Populists Prompts US Alarm

    U.S. officials are scrambling to assess how this past Sunday’s Italian election results may impact future relations between Rome and Washington. The prospects of euro-skeptic populist parties that have strong ideological ties with the Kremlin forming Italy’s next government or dominating a broader governing arrangement has prompted...

    Name Your Poison — Exotic Toxins Fell Kremlin Foes
    Mar06

    Name Your Poison — Exotic Toxins Fell Kremlin Foes

    The apparent poisoning in Britain of a Russian man who spied for the United Kingdom has refocused attention on toxic attacks carried out against Kremlin foes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Income Inequality in the U.S. Is Even Worse Than You’ve Been Led to Believe
    Mar06

    Income Inequality in the U.S. Is Even Worse Than You’ve Been Led to Believe

    Click here for reuse options! Data show the country is failing its lower and middle-income earners miserably. The more the ultra-rich prosper, the less they’re burdened with taxes, the greater the benefits for society as a whole. If you’re familiar with Republican economic theory of the past 40 years, you’ve probably heard this...

    Canada to bring up North Korea, Venezuela and Ukraine at Munich Conference
    Feb17

    Canada to bring up North Korea, Venezuela and Ukraine at Munich Conference

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has a long list of world crises she would like to discuss with her counterparts at the Munich Security Conference in Germany this weekend, according to Canadian officials. The North Korean nuclear crisis, the situation in Venezuela, Russia’s annexation of Crimea and its continued support for...

    Nonfiction: Risking Everything for Democracy
    Feb12

    Nonfiction: Risking Everything for Democracy

    Marci Shore’s “The Ukrainian Night” describes the protesters of a still-unfinished revolution. …read more Source: The New York...