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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for May 17th, 2017

May 17th, 2017 - 6:58 pm § in Misc.



May 17th, 2017 - 3:34 pm § in Donald Trump

BREAKING NEWS: Robert Mueller is back as special counsel for FBI

ROSENENSTEIN saves his reputation, by hiring  special prosecutor. Trump tried to blame the firing of Comey on a memo from  Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein.  This left Rosenstein in a hard place. He made a wise choice. Robert Mueller, Former F.B.I. Director, Named Special Counsel for Ru[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 11:32 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMPLAND: Open to Hackers

ProPublica tested the cyber security at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, occasionally dubbed the “winter White House” and found that “any half-decent hacker could break in.” The publication, in conjunction with Gizmodo, also tested three other Trump properties has visited as president and found [...]

May 17th, 2017 - 9:57 am § in Donald Trump

‘No politician in history… has been treated worse’

  “Look at the way I have been treated lately …..No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly. You can’t let them get you down, you can’t let the critics and the naysayers get in the way of your dreams.” TrumpR[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 9:10 am § in Misc.

Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard Statue Taken Down

New Orleans announced late Tuesday that it had begun the process of removing a statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard — the third of four monuments city officials plan to take down. The news release came as police cordoned off the site and what appeared to be a large crane was moved into pos[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 7:51 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Politics

Putin offers to provide details of Trump disclosures to Russian envoys

  MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday he would be willing to provide the U.S. Congress a record of President Trump’s meeting with top Russian envoys, bringing scoffs on Capitol Hill that the Kremlin could help shed light on the disclosures of reportedly highly classifie[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 7:14 am § in Misc.


BREAKING NEWS FIRST REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN RAISES THE IMPEACHMENT ISSUE OBAMA THINKS TRUMP 'BULLSHITTER'... GOP Tax Plan would end real estate deduction for all but the wealthy  Israel Agent at Risk, Mosad Said to Be Source of Secret Intelligence Trump Gave to Russians. EU looks to build alternativ[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 12:58 am § in Misc.

Is This Germany’s Le Pen?

Alice Weidel’s involvement with Germny’s right wing Alternative for Germany  is hard to explain.   How can a lesbian woman, Fpmer economist at  Goldman Sachs. raising two children together with her partner even bear the existence of a party that disparages gays and lesbians as an R[...]