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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 the ‘Politics’ Category

March 1st, 2017 - 7:21 am § in America, Bill of Rights, Donald Trump, Politics

When Trump Bans the Real Media

David Brewster A case just decided in New York underscores that barring media from briefings, based on “viewpoint discrimination,” is likely unconstitutional. This obviously bears on Trump’s press secretary’s recent action barring certain media from a briefing. An expert expl[...]

March 1st, 2017 - 7:16 am § in America, Politics

(Congress)women in White


February 27th, 2017 - 11:58 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Our Thought Process

Recently I saw the video below online. According to the caption these two niggas are supposedly arguing over a cell phone. I have seen the video on both social platforms that I use, Facebook and Instagram, multiple times. My first thought of the video was, “Nigga, you don’t pull out a gun if you[...]

February 26th, 2017 - 8:32 am § in world

Russians Demonstrate

Thousands march in Moscow to honor Kremlin critic killed in 2015  MOSCOW Thousands of Russians marched through the center of Moscow on Sunday to honor opposition leader Boris Nemtsov two years after he was gunned down near the Kremlin walls, and to call for further investigations into his killing. [...]

February 21st, 2017 - 5:35 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

You can’t have this poster in your school

It depicts a Latina woman, therefore is anti-Trump, and politics isn’t allowed. Read story here and here.  [...]

February 20th, 2017 - 2:25 pm § in America, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Russia’s Ambassador to UN Drops Dead

Russian ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin dead: Diplomat dies suddenly in New York Former US ambassador to the UN Samantha Power said that Mr Churkin had been a force for good in US-Russian relations. She tweeted: “Devastated by passing of Russian UN Amb Vitaly Churkin. Diplomatic maestro &deepl[...]

February 20th, 2017 - 12:01 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics, Repugnants


SEND MONEY TO NEWT Newt Gingrich  FACEBOOK Please join me and Citizens United for the Trump Agenda by signing up today. We are building a grassroots movement and, with your help, I’ll continue to be on the front lines pushing back at the media elites, liberals, and Washington establishment who ar[...]

February 19th, 2017 - 11:50 am § in Politics, Repugnants

GOP bars Hispanic congressmen from ICE meeting

Topic was rounding up Hispanics “A meeting with Immigration and Customs Enforcement intended to mollify lawmakers … had the opposite effect Thursday, as organizers expelled rank-and-file members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus,” CNN reported Sunday. “The topic of the me[...]

February 18th, 2017 - 12:06 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Defectors May Blow the Whistle on Putin-Trump Intrigues

Russian Spy Whistleblowers Turn on Putin A husband and wife who were members of the Russian parliament have defected to Ukraine. The Kremlin calls them ‘enemies of the people.’ Enemies of Putin is more like it.  They may be the west’s verson of Snowden! For the moment, at least, they say [...]

February 18th, 2017 - 11:11 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Patty Murry, Democrat Superstar!

WASHINGTON ― A few weeks after the 2013 government shutdown, Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) compared the Republicans in the House to the preschoolers she once taught. To deal with a bunch of fractious, obstreperous 4-year-olds, she said, you need a plan. When Murray made her comparison, she was about[...]