Ex-officer Derek Chauvin, convicted in George Floyd's killing, stabbed in prison, AP source says
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 93 Comments • 1 Like • 4 days ago
“Chauvin’s lawyer, Eric Nelson, had advocated for keeping him out of general population and away from other inmates, anticipating he’d be a target....”
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd, was stabbed by another inmate and seriously injured Friday at a federal prison in Arizona, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. The attack happened at the Federal Correctional...
Why The New York Times’s Jan. 6 U-turn is a big deal
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 41 Comments • 4 Likes • 5 days ago
“When Rasmussen polling asked in April (after the Tucker release): “How likely is it that undercover government agents helped provoke the Capitol...”
Is The New York Times going soft on the Jan. 6 rioters? Maybe beginning to doubt its lopsided coverage of the events of that day? Starting to think the Justice Department’s investigation into the protests, deemed “the biggest criminal inquiry in the Justice Department’s 153-year history,” is just...
A Deal with the Devil
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 156 Comments • 6 Likes • 3 days ago
““I would like to make it clear here again: The war continues, the war will continue until we achieve all of our goals: to eliminate Hamas,...”
Link to Quote: Israel-Hamas truce begins as hostages are set to be freed (nypost.com) A temporary 4 day pause in the fighting between Hamas and Israel begins today. Supposedly, both sides will exchange women and children. Hamas will give up the innocent hostages it took during their savage...
Tis the Season
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 37 Comments • 3 Likes • one week ago
“ "Every time extremist Republicans in Congress bring us to the brink of a government shutdown, it threatens to stop the momentum that we built...”
Link to Quote: Buttigieg preemptively blames ‘extremist Republicans’ for any woes on ‘busiest travel days in US history’ (foxbusiness.com)As we enter that rolling time of the year, which some like to refer to as the holidays, it is a time to remember what was great about traditional America. The...
Musk’s X sues Media Matters after report shows ads next to pro-Nazi posts
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 2 Comments • 2 Likes • one week ago
“The lawsuit said that Media Matters manipulated the X algorithm by following 30 accounts made up only of controversial users and large companies,...”
X, the Elon Musk-owned social media company formerly known as Twitter, filed a lawsuit against Media Matters and its writer Eric Hananoki on Monday, over what it called an “intentionally deceptive report” about antisemitism on the platform, according to a filing. Media Matters, a nonprofit based...
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 49 Comments • 3 Likes • 2 weeks ago
“"We had strong indications that they were held in the Shifa Hospital, which is one of the reasons we entered the hospital," Netanyahu told "CBS...”
Link to Quote: Netanyahu says "strong indications" Hamas hostages were held in Gaza hospital (msn.com)Yesterday Israeli forces uncovered a laptop inside the hospital that Hamas was using as a command center. The laptop contains information on the hostages. Israel and Hamas are now working on a...
Judge Sides With Trump In Crucial Ruling For 2024
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 116 Comments • 2 Likes • one week ago
“Each and every one of these ridiculous cases have LOST because they are all un-Constitutional left-wing fantasies orchestrated by monied allies of...”
A judge in Michigan dismissed a legal challenge aiming to disqualify Donald Trump from the state’s 2024 ballot using the 14th Amendment’s insurrection provision. The judge ruled that the decision on Trump’s eligibility should be made by elected representatives in Congress, deeming it a...
Appeals court temporarily lifts Trump gag order in civil fraud case
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 4 Comments • 2 Likes • 2 weeks ago
“"Fortunately, the Constitution and the First Amendment protect everyone, including President Trump," Trump attorney Chrise Kise said Thursday. "The...”
ANew York appeals court on Thursday temporarily blocked a gag order in former President Donald Trump's civil fraud trial that barred him from complaining about the judge's law clerk. The Appellate Division judge ordered the stay after Trump's attorneys appealed the gag order that Judge Arthur...
An institution that needs to be taken down brick by brick
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 28 Comments • 3 Likes • 2 weeks ago
“'The FBI As An Institution Should Be Taken Down Brick By Brick By Oppressive Brick': Clay Higgins”
Yesterday the House Committee on Homeland Security, led by Chairman Mark E. Green, MD (R-TN), conducted a hearing to investigate the possible terrorist threats to the nation posed by Joe Biden's open border policy. On the hot seat were all the deep state leaders: DHS Secretary Alejandro...