U.S. poised to expand military effort against Taliban in Afghanistan

U.S. poised to expand military effort against Taliban in Afghanistan

By Missy Ryan and Greg Jaffe May 8 at 6:30 PM President Trump’s most senior military and foreign policy advisers have proposed a major shift in strategy in Afghanistan that would effectively put the United States back on a war footing with the Taliban.   The new plan, which still needs the approval of the president, calls for expanding the U.S. military role as part […]

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A Sad Day for the Generations to Come

A Sad Day for the Generations to Come

Trump claims it is a Victory, but at the end it will be a loss for the generations to come!     “I will die of an asthma attack,” reads one. “I hope my parents put my blue-faced body on Congressman Lloyd Smucker’s doorstep.” “I nearly bankrupted my parents twice by age 13,” reads another. “My pancreas failed, I had a stroke, I started having […]

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When That Feisty Neighbor Becomes the President

When That Feisty Neighbor Becomes the President

 As a businessman, Donald J. Trump peppered local officials in Florida with requests, and governments pushed back. Now, some approvals come more easily. By MICHAEL LaFORGIA and STEVE EDER MAY 6, 2017 PALM BEACH, Fla. — For local officials here, it was one thing to spar with Donald J. Trump, the developer, over the height of his ficus hedges, the crowds at his Elton John concerts […]

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The Trump Administration in a Video: 100 days in 2 Minutes, by NY Times

The Trump Administration in a  Video: 100 days in 2 Minutes, by NY Times

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Mockery, anger in South Korea over USS Carl Vinson ‘bluffing’

Mockery, anger in South Korea over USS Carl Vinson ‘bluffing’

(CNN) US President Donald Trump said he was sending “an armada” to Korean waters to potentially deal with threats from Pyongyang. But its no-show has caused some South Koreans to question his leadership and strategy regarding their unpredictable neighbor in the north. And as the country prepares to vote for a new president on May 9, the claim could have far-reaching implications for the two […]

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Trump Signs Order That Could Lead to Curbs on Foreign Workers

Trump Signs Order That Could Lead to Curbs on Foreign Workers

KENOSHA, Wis. — President Trump, hammering his “America First” campaign theme, signed an order on Tuesday that he said would favor American companies for federal contracts and reform the visa program for foreign technical workers. After recent policy reversals that have angered his populist base, Mr. Trump described the visa program as an initiative gone awry that has driven down wages for Americans. The order […]

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Thousands crowd Daley Plaza for Tax Day march to demand Trump release tax returns – Chicago Tribune

Thousands crowd Daley Plaza for Tax Day march to demand Trump release tax returns – Chicago Tribune

Thousands crowd Daley Plaza for Tax Day march to demand Trump release tax returns Thousands of protesters marched through Chicago on Tax Day, April 15, 2017 — a rally aimed at pressuring President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune) William LeeContact ReporterChicago TribuneThough attendance fell well short of the women’s march in January, the downtown Tax Day protest rally […]

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With Trump Appointees, a Raft of Potential Conflicts and ‘No Transparency’

With Trump Appointees, a Raft of Potential Conflicts and ‘No Transparency’

With Trump Appointees, a Raft of Potential Conflicts and ‘No Transparency’ By ERIC LIPTON, BEN PROTESS and ANDREW W. LEHRENAPRIL 15, 2017 Photo D. J. Gribbin, an infrastructure specialist on the White House’s National Economic Council, with President Trump this month. Mr. Gribbin used to work for Macquarie, a bank that specializes in infrastructure and stands to gain from such undertakings. CreditStephen Crowley/The New York […]

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China Warns of ‘Storm Clouds Gathering’ in U.S.-North Korea Standoff

China Warns of ‘Storm Clouds Gathering’ in U.S.-North Korea Standoff

HONG KONG — China warned on Friday that tensions on the Korean Peninsula could spin out of control, as North Korea said it could test a nuclear weapon at any time and a United States naval group neared the peninsula — an American effort to sow doubt in Pyongyang over how President Trump might respond. “The United States and South Korea and North Korea are […]

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Samuel L. Jackson Just Released An Anti-Trump Pulp Fiction Ad

Samuel L. Jackson Just Released An Anti-Trump Pulp Fiction Ad

  The famous actor has officially joined the resistance with this new ad. Quelle: Samuel L. Jackson Just Released An Anti-Trump Pulp Fiction Ad Please share…

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