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Archive for the ‘Hypocrisy’ Category

March 28th, 2017 - 12:19 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Charlie Offers to Help Melania

 Charlie James If I was her handler I would turn this snail into a butterfly. She does not understand her opportunity because the country is desperate for something positive in the White House. A beautiful and gracious first lady working with children causes, with Baron by her side, is the help Don[...]

March 27th, 2017 - 9:11 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Religion, Science

Team Obama Fights For Science

Former staffers from President Barack Obama’s science office have taken this to heart: They are fanning out, finding jobs in academia, at nonprofits and elsewhere, but they continue to work together, largely behind the scenes. This science diaspora, as one former staffer called it, is ready to bot[...]

March 26th, 2017 - 9:51 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

How Trump Could Win

My Fellow Americans I am sickened, sickened by what I am learning about the partisan swamp here in Washington DC.  Where I grew up in New York and even as a businessman, I had thought that Republicans and Democrats could work together for the benefit of their country. I am a Republican but I am [&h[...]

March 25th, 2017 - 9:32 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Politics, world

IMPERIAL CHINA REPLACING TRUMP’S AMERICA

SPUTNICK Is China Filling the Economic Vacuum in the Pacific? © REUTERS/ David Gray Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is visiting Australia and New Zealand this week, while US relations with Australia cool over the migrant deal negotiated by the former US administration. Will China fill the vacuum in the [...]

March 22nd, 2017 - 8:13 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson

TRUMP MAKES WAR ON BIOLOGY RESEARCH

Why Trump’s N.I.H. Cuts Should Worry Us By HAROLD VARMUS Last week I was in London to participate in a scientific symposium. During coffee breaks, many British colleagues asked me and other American visitors to explain the bewildering news that President Trump had announced his intention to cut th[...]

March 20th, 2017 - 10:18 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

TRUMPISM of the day: Hosting Merkel

So, sitting next to Merkel was Trump’s expert on trade … his fashion model cum handbag designer daughter. The POTUS told Merkel, “The negotiators for Germany have done a far better job than the negotiators for the United States. But hopefully we can even it out.” Trouble is [...]

March 19th, 2017 - 10:12 am § in America, Bill of Rights, Hypocrisy, Politics

Glenn Greenwald Preaches Caution to The Left

Key Democratic Officials Now Warning Base Not to Expect Evidence of Trump/Russia Collusion Glenn Greenwald  FROM MSNBC POLITICS shows to town hall meetings across the country, the overarching issue for the Democratic Party’s base since Trump’s victory has been Russia, often suffocating atte[...]

March 17th, 2017 - 1:12 am § in Hypocrisy, Religion

Elderly man kisses Saudi King

Elderly man’s kiss on King Salman’s head warms the hearts of Saudis King Salman’s visit to Malaysia resulted in a viral selfie  of an elderly man kissing King Salman’s forehead. 65-year-old Sheikh Hussain Yee, a Malaysian-Chinese Islamic scholar, born in 1950, comes from a Buddhist family, [...]

March 16th, 2017 - 9:42 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Repugnants

Trump Budget Proposes Killing All Funding for PBS, NPR, The National Endowment for the Arts and 1/5 of the NIH

Add 54 billion to the military, cut taxes, what is left?  The Arts, Humanities and Science President Trump made good on a long-time conservative goal in his first proposed budget Thursday morning, trading  a 54 billion dollar increase in defense spending for draconian cuts to the Corporation for[...]

March 16th, 2017 - 12:38 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

Northwest Islamophobia

A week ago, Tuesday afternoon, Jason Kendall burst into Al Aqsa Fine Middle Eastern Cuisine in Salem Oregon and, alkeedly. began striking an employee with a pipe while spewing racial epithets. Kendall was not a customer at the time when he spotted an employee who appeared to be Middle Eastern in the[...]