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By Malcolm Out Loud | Happenings and Trends in politics

Nancy Pelosi Faces Heat From Democrats After Georgia Loss

ATLANTA — As Democrats point fingers in the wake of Jon Ossoff's loss in a Georgia special election on Tuesday, some of them are aimed at Nancy Pelosi, the party’s longtime House leader, who appeared in almost every GOP attack ad broadcast in the most expensive House race in history.<p>A number of …

Nancy Pelosi

Deep State Operatives Envision a Soft, Silent Coup d’état Against Donald Trump

As a career strategic and special mission intelligence officer, I am quite familiar and experienced in analyzing, assessing, and implementing …

The incredible shrinking Islamic State

This map shows the fading fortunes of the Islamic State as it has been beaten back on multiple fronts over the past two years. It's based on data …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Russia criticizes U.S. for 'anti-Cuban' approach, says it sides with Cuba

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Sunday that "anti-Cuban" actions recently announced by Washington were regrettable and that Moscow confirmed its solidarity with Havana.<p>The ministry also said that the new approach toward Cuba by the U.S. administration resembles a "Cold war …

Cuba

Man on a Wire: Mike Pence’s Tightrope Act

The Friday Cover<p>The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning.<p>He might be the most consequential vice president ever. He could well be the next commander in chief. And the one person in America he can’t have thinking about that is his …

Donald Trump

Obstructionist? Just Who is That?

The radical left media reports that Special Counsel Robert Muller, a former FBI Director and long time close friend and confident of recent former …

“Chicken Little” Lives

Oracular like, the worlds most renowned prognosticator, “Chicken Little” aka: Al Gore, opined on Sundays TV talk shows his usual dire warnings about …

Climate

Puerto Rico votes in favor of U.S. statehood amid low turnout

SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The economically struggling U.S. island territory of Puerto Rico voted overwhelmingly on Sunday in favor of becoming the 51st state, although turnout was low and adding another star to the U.S. flag likely faces an uphill battle in Congress.<p>A government website for the …

Caribbean

Gingrich: America is on a knife's edge. Will Republicans have the guts to stand with Trump?

The most startling revelation from fired FBI Director James Comey’s testimony this week was his barefaced admission that he intentionally leaked details of his private conversations with the president to the press in an effort to prompt the appointment a special counsel.<p>When asked Thursday by …

Government

CNN dumps host Reza Aslan after anti-Trump tweet

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN cut ties with author and television host Reza Aslan on Friday, less than a week after he profanely referred to President Donald Trump in a tweet about the London terror attacks.<p>The network said it was not continuing with a second season of "Believer," Aslan's series about …

Donald Trump

Pay Attention to the Bigger Story – its Impact has Grave National Security Consequences

So once again, we have another major leak of highly classified intelligence information that has been provided to the media for political purposes …

National Security Agency (NSA)

#56 She Who Fails Most Wins

Podcast: Download |<p>Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS<p>There is but one path forward – and it’s not in the …

Talk Radio

#55 How To Survive In A Society Full of Anger and Fear

Podcast: Download |<p>Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS<p>Let’s call it the ‘reverberation affect’ – this is the …

Talk Radio

Enough Is Enough Should Have Been The Response Many Years Ago!

We were all warned — that an increase in attacks would be stepped-up during Ramadan…numerous radical Islamists, clerics, and ISIS have all publicly …

Political Correctness

Kathy Griffin: Trump is 'trying to ruin my life' after photo scandal

<b>(CNN) —</b> Kathy Griffin is fighting back against the abuse and "death threats" she has received in light of controversial images released earlier this week that showed the comedian holding up a bloody head resembling that of President Donald Trump.<p>In a news conference on Friday, Griffin's attorney …

Donald Trump

4 Reasons Trump Was Right to Pull Out of the Paris Agreement

President Donald Trump has fulfilled a key campaign pledge, announcing that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement.<p>The Paris …

Climate

Obama condemns Trump for 'rejecting the future' by exiting Paris deal

Former president had spent years negotiating for landmark climate accord Mitch McConnell: ‘Trump has put families and jobs ahead of leftwing ideology’<p>Barack Obama led condemnation of his successor’s decision to withdraw from the landmark Paris climate accord, which the former president’s …

Climate

The Real Facts Behind America’s Financial Support of NATO

As a forensic expert who advocates for facts and evidence, I learned a long time ago to stick to the facts and never venture outside my wheelhouse of …

United States

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Health Care

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 …