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    Russia Has Weaponized Fake News to Sow Chaos
    May12

    Russia Has Weaponized Fake News to Sow Chaos

    Donald Trump and his top advisers have spent the past four months under near constant scrutiny: Two congressional committees, the FBI and CIA—not to mention the entire news media—have launched separate investigations into the role Russia played in orchestrating his victory. Washington rarely sees such intense intrigue surrounding a sitting...

    China Says It’s Building the New Silk Road. Here Are Five Things to Know Ahead of a Key Summit
    May12

    China Says It’s Building the New Silk Road. Here Are Five Things to Know Ahead of a Key Summit

    It’s championed by pliant academics in state newspapers, danced about by ethnically diverse children in propaganda videos, and financed by fretful bankers with little hope of recouping their investments: China’s Belt and Road Initiative is a leviathan transnational infrastructure scheme that’s hard to ignore. On Sunday, a...

    The American way of war is a budget-breaker
    May12

    The American way of war is a budget-breaker

    US Army 2nd Battalion, 10th Regiment, 10th Brigade UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters take off during a joint US-Romanian air assault exercise at the Mihail Kogalniceanu airbase, eastern Romania, Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Romanian and U.S troops are staging joint exercises with U.S. Black Hawk helicopters, part of the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade...

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final
    May12

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final

    Performers from Belarus, Croatia, and Romania are among those who qualified for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, Europe’s largest television event. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final
    May12

    Belarus, Croatia, Romania Among Qualifiers For Eurovision Final

    Performers from Belarus, Croatia, and Romania are among those who qualified for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, Europe’s largest television event. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’
    May12

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’

    Yale historian says Trump has now admitted guilt; former intelligence officer says Flynn was a Russian agent. Has the other shoe finally dropped? Is this the beginning of Donald Trump’s attempted coup?Trump is a plutocratic authoritarian. As I have previously argued, it is fair to call him a fascist. He has repeatedly demonstrated this fact...

    Sinister text messages reveal high-tech front in Ukraine war
    May12

    Sinister text messages reveal high-tech front in Ukraine war

    KIEV, Ukraine — Television journalist Julia Kirienko was sheltering with Ukrainian soldiers and medics two miles from the front when their cell phones began buzzing over the noise of the shelling. Everyone got the same text message at the same time. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Trump on Russia-Ukraine conflict: 'Let's make peace'
    May12

    Trump on Russia-Ukraine conflict: 'Let's make peace'

    President Trump on Thursday urged Russia and Ukraine to “make peace” following meetings with foreign ministers from both countries.The president tweeted photos from his Wednesday meetings in the Oval Office with the directive, “lets make peace!””… …read more Source: The...

    What Is America’s Goal in the World?
    May12

    What Is America’s Goal in the World?

    For the World War II generation there was clarity. The attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941, united the nation as it had never been before—in the conviction that Japan must be smashed, no matter how long it took or how many lives it cost. After the defeat of the Axis powers in 1945, however, Americans divided. Only with the Berlin Blockade of...

    Trump Tweets ‘Let’s Make Peace’ After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys
    May12

    Trump Tweets ‘Let’s Make Peace’ After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys

    U.S. President Donald Trump posted photos of his separate meetings with the top diplomats of Ukraine and Russia on Twitter and urged the two nations to end their conflict and “make peace.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...