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    Russia, Putin, and Trump — Untangling the Conspiracy Theories
    Jan28

    Russia, Putin, and Trump — Untangling the Conspiracy Theories

    Today there occurs the first telephone call between President Trump and Russian President Putin. It will be a significant moment because both men have suggested that they want a better Russo–American relationship to be a main element in their foreign policies. That’s bound to be controversial when Russia is engaged in an ongoing war in...

    Trump, Putin To Talk By Phone; Sanctions Take Center Stage
    Jan28

    Trump, Putin To Talk By Phone; Sanctions Take Center Stage

    U.S. President Donald Trump is set to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin by telephone on January 28, their first call since Trump’s inauguration and a first step in a potential seismic shift in relations between the former Cold War adversaries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Developer Welfare: Trump’s Infrastructure Plan
    Jan28

    Developer Welfare: Trump’s Infrastructure Plan

    Click here for reuse options! He’s going to create a huge trillion-dollar market for Wall Street’s high finance. While protestors and police were clashing on the inaugural parade route in Washington, D.C., the newly sworn-in president of the United States was lunching with the establishment in Washington—some of the very people he...

    The Latest: Marta Kostyuk duplicates feat of Mirjana Lucic
    Jan28

    The Latest: Marta Kostyuk duplicates feat of Mirjana Lucic

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Saturday from the Australian Open (all times local):3:35 p.m.Ukraine’s Marta Kostyuk has duplicated the… …read more Source:...

    Protesters Vow To Indefinitely Block Rail Lines To Eastern Ukraine
    Jan28

    Protesters Vow To Indefinitely Block Rail Lines To Eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian nationalists on January 27 vowed to indefinitely block a railway line into eastern Ukraine to protest against trade with Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Weekend Roundup: A New ‘Nationalist International’ Challenges The Old Globalization
    Jan28

    Weekend Roundup: A New ‘Nationalist International’ Challenges The Old Globalization

    No sooner did “the party of Davos” ― as top White House aide Stephen Bannon calls the global elite ― end its annual conclave in the Swiss Alps late last week than the “nationalist international” was born down in the Rhine Valley city of Koblenz, Germany. All the main populist movements from across Europe gathered together there to celebrate the...

    Trump signs order to ban Syrian refugees
    Jan28

    Trump signs order to ban Syrian refugees

    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON – Setting a hard-line tone on national security, President Donald Trump on Friday ordered strict new screening for refugees to keep “radical Islamic terrorists” out of the United States and alternated tough talk with kind words in his diplomatic standoff with Mexico. Trump travelled to the Pentagon where he joined...

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference
    Jan28

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference

    Click here for reuse options! The president reminded us yet again how grossly ill-prepared he is for the world stage. What happens when an American authoritarian meets a British arch conservative? The public found out Friday, as President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May held their first joint press conference—a sporadically awkward...

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference
    Jan28

    The 5 Most Painful Moments from Donald Trump and Theresa May’s Joint Press Conference

    Click here for reuse options! The president reminded us yet again how grossly ill-prepared he is for the world stage. What happens when an American authoritarian meets a British arch conservative? The public found out Friday, as President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May held their first joint press conference—a sporadically awkward...

    Theresa May says Trump ‘100 per cent’ behind NATO
    Jan28

    Theresa May says Trump ‘100 per cent’ behind NATO

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May appeared chummy as they faced a curious world together for the first time Friday, pledging allegiance to the special relationship between their countries while trying to mask stark differences on some major issues. It was Trump’s first White House meeting with a...