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By Malcolm Out Loud | Happenings and Trends in politics

Trump's Israel Visit: Multiple Key Issues Including a Palestinian Deal

As President Trump began a two-day visit to Israel on Monday with what amounted to a blunt assessment for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: If …

Israel

Trump Pivots To Center-Stage With Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

President Donald Trump arrived in Saudi Arabia today on a special visit. It is his first foreign trip since he took office on January 20th, …

Middle East

No Lecturing or Imposing America’s Morality and Justice upon Muslim leaders

President Trump’s trip to Saudi Arabia, by any standard of fairness and logic was a remarkable success for the following reasons:<p>81 years King Salman …

King Salman

President Trump's Address in Saudi Arabia: Video & Full Transcript

I want to thank King Salman for his extraordinary words, and the magnificent Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for hosting today’s summit. I am honored to be …

Middle East

Headscarf Alert or Global Leadership? Left & Right Analysis

<b>By Brian Gould and Amanda Weir</b><p><b>FROM THE LEFT</b><p>This month President Trump makes his first trip overseas as Commander-in-Chief. According to the White …

Saudi Arabia

Purging The Marxist Acolytes From Government

We’ve all seen movie scenes of people walking across beds of hot coals or struggling bare footed and naked crossing a cactus covered desert, but …

Maxine Waters

This Comey Thing, “Misprision” or not?

Crimes of “sedition” are not common jurisprudence in America although it takes place with daily regularity. They were tried once but flew in the face …

Government

Aetna has officially ditched all of its Obamacare business

Aetna, one of the major five public health insurers in the US, announced it will remove its products from the Obamacare exchanges in Nebraska and Delaware.<p>The moves mean Aetna has completely removed itself from every Obamacare exchange for now.<p>The move comes after Aetna announced it was pulling out …

Insurance

Newt Gingrich: Our national security system needs real innovation. Here's a blueprint

I seldom write about books, but after reading "The Weapon Wizards: How Israel Became a High-Tech Military Superpower," I was so impressed that I wanted to share it with you.<p>Written by two veteran defense reporters, the newly released book, provides remarkable insight into Israeli weapons …

Newt Gingrich

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs 'Sanctuary Cities' Ban

(AUSTIN, Texas) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday night signed what he calls a ban on so-called "sanctuary cities" that allows police to ask about a …

Immigration

A Big Change in NSA Spying Marks a Win for American Privacy

The charter of the National Security Agency limits its powerful surveillance to the rest of the world, not US citizens. But one controversial …

Surveillance

We don't work for you. You work for us!

There is a huge private company, USG. The company has a CEO and a board of directors, shareholders, and millions of customers. The company has been …

Trump hints that the US may be sabotaging North Korea's nuclear program

It happened again — a North Korean missile launch exploded in the air, over land, just a few minutes after launching on Friday.<p>While North Korea can still learn a lot from a failed missile test and use those lessons to advance their program, they've failed to demonstrate capability with missile …

North Korea

Turkish Air Strikes Target U.S.-backed Peshmerga Forces Fighting the Islamic State inside Syria and Iraq

The Turkish military launched a series of air strikes this early this morning against U.S.-backed forces fighting the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq …

Islamic State (ISIS)

President Trump: 'Dreamers' Can 'Rest Easy' Because Administration Is 'After the Criminals'

(WASHINGTON) — Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now in the country illegally can "rest easy," President Donald Trump says, …

China 'hacked' South Korea to wreck Star Wars missile shield

Well-connected security biz FireEye is claiming Chinese hackers are trying to break into South Korea's military to halt the deployment of an …

North Korea

Is There a Russian Mole Inside the NSA? The CIA? Both?

The latest Shadow Brokers hack exposed classified intel that could only have come from within the NSA, setting the stage for a Cold War ritual—the mole hunt.<p>A message from Vladimir Putin can take many forms.<p>It can be as heavy-handed as a pair of Russian bombers buzzing the Alaska coast, or as …

National Security Agency (NSA)

The Real Trump Doctrine

During his campaign for the White House, Donald Trump made a series of hardline promises and took a series of extreme positions, particularly on …

People really don't like Paul Ryan. But why?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan is the least popular person to hold that job in a very long time, according to a new poll conducted by the Pew Research Center.<p>A majority -- 54% -- disapprove of how the Wisconsin Republican is leading the House. Just 29% approve. Those numbers compare …

U.S. Congress

Hitler Still Used as Propaganda

Fake news is calculated to spark outrage, change a narrative or alter our focus from a major issue to a non issue. It is a favorite tool of Leftist …

Political Warfare Changes Course

America’s political atmosphere has suddenly become a bit less combustible since Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell invoked Harry Reid’s nuclear …

Key Source of National Security Leaks Identified – the DOJ’s Chief of Counter Intelligence

Late last night we learned that Obama holdover Mr. David Laufman is the primary source of the national security. Laufman, is Chief of …

The New Democracy

What is the new democracy? We know it when we see it and we see it every day. It’s been around for about four decades and it’s ugly but we’ve gotten …

Why Chairman Nunes made the Right Decision to Review White House Highly Classified Information

Political-left activists and elitists, the left-wing mainstream media, and the Democrat House and Senate leadership are in the mists of yet another …

A Quagmire

How to kill a mandated wealth transfer scheme, i.e.: theft by government, seems to be a problem for the GOP. Why? The unaffordable no health care tax …

Why the Obama administration’s “unmasking” Americans and “leaking” of Intel, are acts of political warfare & impetus for a Constitutional Crisis

Let me first clear the table a bit here and make it clear that the narrative about Russia and Trump are pure BS!<p>As I have been saying all along, the …

Is the Tide Turning on the Democrats False Claim of Trump’s Collusion with Russia?

So what’s really going on? What’s really at play? And what is at stake? Certainly a number of issues in a multiple-level, multi-dimensional game of …

The American Health Care Act: the Republicans’ bill to replace Obamacare, explained

The American Health Care Act — Republicans’ proposal to repeal and replace Obamacare — is headed for a vote in the House of Representatives on Thursday. Despite years of Republican promises to repeal and replace Obamacare, though, the bill’s ability to pass is in serious doubt.<p>The bill, according …

ObamaCare

Trump Lashes Out at New York Times Ad Set to Air on the Oscars Tonight

The New York Times was hoping to start a dialogue with its new brand campaign from Droga5. But it couldn’t have expected that the president himself …