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    Jill Stein wants a recount to make sure voting systems weren’t hacked
    Nov24

    Jill Stein wants a recount to make sure voting systems weren’t hacked

    Over the last 24 hours, we’ve seen more and more liberals calling for a recount of the election in Michigan, Wisconsin, and Pennsylvania, the three swing states whose electoral votes delivered the presidency to Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton could call for a recall in those states, but so far she’s shown no interest in doing so. But...

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’
    Nov24

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’

    The European Parliament has warned that “hostile propaganda” by Russia against the EU is growing, while urging member states to increase their efforts to counter disinformation. The move drew an angry response from Russian President Vladimir Putin, who lashed out at the European Parliament for lecturing Russia on democracy. Lawmakers...

    Will Nikki Haley put the U.S. in Russia’s corner?
    Nov24

    Will Nikki Haley put the U.S. in Russia’s corner?

    Nikki Haley is about to become a major player in Donald Trump’s reset with Russia.As word spread Wednesday that the president-elect had chosen the South Carolina governor as his ambassador to the United Nations, some observers saw it as a sign that Trump will abide by his pledge to cooperate more with Moscow. Haley is not a flame-thrower...

    Watch a Ukrainian Su-27 almost crash during a stupidly low pass
    Nov23

    Watch a Ukrainian Su-27 almost crash during a stupidly low pass

    Youtube Ukrainian Air Force pilots love flying low and be filmed in the process. In the last couple of years we have published several videos showing pretty dangerous low passes: a Su-25 Frogfoot buzzing a group of female soldiers posing for a photograph, another one performing a low passage along a taxiway of a military airfield in northwestern...

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’
    Nov23

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’

    The European Parliament has warned that “hostile propaganda” by Russia against the EU is growing, while urging member states to increase their efforts to counter disinformation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US-Iranian citizen convicted for trying to buy 200 missiles for Iran
    Nov23

    US-Iranian citizen convicted for trying to buy 200 missiles for Iran

    US Drug Enforcement Administration/Handout via REUTERSA dual citizen of Iran and the United States was found guilty on Tuesday on charges that he tried to help acquire surface-to-air missiles and aircraft components for the government of Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions. Reza Olangian, 56, was convicted by a federal jury in Manhattan on all...

    Russia angered that the European Union passed a law to counter Russian propaganda
    Nov23

    Russia angered that the European Union passed a law to counter Russian propaganda

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday (November 23) said that after lecturingRussia on democracy Europe is trying to silence dissenting opinions. Putin talked to reporters in Moscow after the European Parliament called on the EU and its states to do more to counterRussian “disinformation and propaganda warfare”. With East-West...

    Nikki Haley, Trump’s pick for the UN, has no foreign policy experience. Does it matter?
    Nov23

    Nikki Haley, Trump’s pick for the UN, has no foreign policy experience. Does it matter?

    A brutal war in Syria that has killed more than 400,000 people and sparked a refugee crisis of literally historic proportions. An increasingly aggressive Russia using its military strength to annex parts of other countries. A bloody war in Yemen that has put millions of people on the brink of starvation. A volatile and belligerent dictator with...

    Trump Names South Carolina Governor U.S. Ambassador To UN
    Nov23

    Trump Names South Carolina Governor U.S. Ambassador To UN

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has named South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as his intended nominee for the post of U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, tapping a candidate who criticized him during the presidential race and who has little experience in foreign affairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘It’s troubling’: Alleged ‘pay-to-play’ Clinton donor also contributed to Trump Foundation
    Nov23

    ‘It’s troubling’: Alleged ‘pay-to-play’ Clinton donor also contributed to Trump Foundation

    After spending months on the campaign trail criticizing Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for her alleged “pay-to-play” politics, a new report reveals that one of the most generous Clinton Foundation donors at the center of the shady blend of business and politics has also contributed to President-elect Donald Trump’s eponymous nonprofit...