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    For The Love Of St. Benedict
    May30

    For The Love Of St. Benedict

    (L to R) Area Man, Father Martin Bernhard, Father Benedict Nivakoff I spent the weekend in Dallas, where I spoke on Saturday night about the Benedict Option at a fundraiser for the Monks of Norcia. As you know, their monastery was heavily damaged by last October’s massive earthquake, the one that reduced the medieval basilica to rubble. God...

    Trump and Russia: Just Follow the Money
    May30

    Trump and Russia: Just Follow the Money

    By Frank VoglThe G7 summit communiqué surprisingly contains a direct and troublesome admonition for US President Donald Trump.Public prosecutors, FBI agents and investigative journalists know that crucial to their work is the dictum: “follow the money.” The money trail between the Trump and Kushner families increasingly appears to run from New...

    Breakup of the West?
    May30

    Breakup of the West?

    By the time Air Force One started down the runaway at Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, to bring President Trump home, the Atlantic had grown markedly wider than it was when he flew to Riyadh. In a Munich beer hall Sunday, Angela Merkel confirmed it. Europe must begin to look out for itself, she said, “take our fate into our own hands. … The...

    Putin visits France in hopes of mending strained ties
    May30

    Putin visits France in hopes of mending strained ties

    In talks Monday at the royal palace of Versailles outside Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed a variety of contentious issues, including the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine and accusations of Russian interference in the recent French elections. … …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Montenegro official prevented from travelling through Moscow
    May30

    Montenegro official prevented from travelling through Moscow

    PODGORICA, Montenegro — Montenegro on Monday strongly protested “inappropriate” conduct by Russian authorities against a senior ruling party leader who was prevented from changing planes at a Moscow airport. Lawmaker Miodrag Vukovic said he was kept overnight in a transit zone at Domodedovo International Airport while on his way to an...

    France’s Macron Accuses Russian Media of Spreading ‘Fake News’
    May30

    France’s Macron Accuses Russian Media of Spreading ‘Fake News’

    VERSAILLES, France—French President Emmanuel Macron rolled out the red carpet for Russia’s Vladimir Putin on Monday, but past suspicions of Russian meddling in the French election resurfaced with Macron denouncing Russian media and Putin denying hacking allegations. The newly elected Macron hosted Putin at the sumptuous 17th century palace...

    Andrew Scheer will oppose transgender rights, fight gun regulations, fund homeschooling
    May29

    Andrew Scheer will oppose transgender rights, fight gun regulations, fund homeschooling

    A divided Conservative Party narrowly elected Andrew Scheer as its leader on Saturday evening, defying expectations set for the 38-year-old Saskatchewanian. Scheer has long been known as a social conservative, but faced little scrutiny in the race, after being left in the shadow of Kevin O’Leary and Maxime Bernier, the two frontrunners with...

    Europe, Russia, And Quantum Mechanics
    May29

    Europe, Russia, And Quantum Mechanics

    What happens when Georgian, Ukrainian, and Russian officials talk about Europe? Parallel universes, that’s what. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France’s Emmanuel Macron Meets Russia’s Vladimir Putin Amid Tensions Between Countries
    May29

    France’s Emmanuel Macron Meets Russia’s Vladimir Putin Amid Tensions Between Countries

    Relations have been beset by mistrust between the two countries, with Paris and Moscow backing opposing sides in the Syrian civil war and at odds over the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source:...

    NYT: Russian Oligarch Once Close To Manafort Wants Immunity To Testify
    May29

    NYT: Russian Oligarch Once Close To Manafort Wants Immunity To Testify

    A Russian oligarch who once employed former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has asked for full immunity in order to testify before Congress about Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, the New York Times reported Saturday. Congressional officials told the Times that the committees leading investigations were unwilling to meet...