Wallendas Walk tightrope Above Times Square
Via: John Russell • Entertainment • 5 Comments • 2 Likes • 9 hours ago
UPDATE - They made it. https://twitter.com/i/status/1142973081834553344 NEW YORK — Two siblings from the famed Flying Wallendas (vah-LEN’-dahs) circus family have begun their high wire journey between two skyscrapers 25 stories above Times Square. Nik Wallenda is a seventh-generation...
Let’s talk about what really matters in 2020: Hillary Clinton’s emails
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 34 Comments • 1 Like • 22 minutes ago
“Why does Trump live in the past? Maybe because of the woeful record he has compiled since he descended the escalator in Trump Tower four years ago.”
Let’s talk about what really matters in 2020: Hillary Clinton’s emails by Dana Milbank, Washington Post Columnist ! WASHINGTON — President Trump was up early the day he formally kicked off his re-election campaign, contemplating the issue that has consumed much of his presidency....
Trump Sexually Assaulted Me in a Bergdorf’s Dressing Room
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 46 Comments • 2 Likes • 21 hours ago
“The friendly encounter turned violent once the pair reached the dressing rooms, Carroll alleges. That’s where she says he shoved her against a...”
Renowned writer and advice columnist E. Jean Carroll alleges in a bombshell New York magazine cover story out Friday that Donald Trump sexually assaulted her inside a dressing room of a Manhattan department store two decades ago. “The moment the dressing-room door is closed, he lunges at me,...
Are Republicans really the party of civil rights in the 1960s?
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 76 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 minutes ago
“Nearly 100% of Union state Democrats supported the 1964 Civil Rights Act compared to 85% of Republicans. None of the southern Republicans voted for...”
This is, if I remember correctly, the EIGHTH time I have posted this article on Newstalkers, although not always as a seed. There , sadly, has been a relatively frequent need to post it, because there seems to be a never ending supply of republicans and conservatives who don't understand it and...
A Party Of Victims
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 5 Comments • 4 days ago
“Multiculturalism sparked a predictable reaction: competitive victimhood. As one group after another sought recognition for their aggrieved status,...”
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), the white supremacist who referred to immigrants as "dirt," is a victim. After he defended the terms "white nationalist" and "white supremacist" in an interview with the New York Times earlier this year, the Republican leadership removed him from...
One of the Biggest Arguments Against Reparations Is Based on a Lie
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 151 Comments • 2 Likes • 6 hours ago
“By 1984, when most of the GI Bill mortgages had matured, the median white household had a net worth of more than $39,000 compared to less than...”
.....But maybe the most insidious myth underlying Johnson’s anti-reparations argument is the idea that white people are winning the proverbial “foot race” without institutional help. This would be news to the beneficiaries of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal, for example, the spoils...
Trump Excites His Cult With Rant About Hillary Clinton - What Year Is It?
By: John Russell • News & Politics • 14 Comments • 1 Like • 5 days ago • LOCKED
According to reports, President* Trump ranted about Hillary Clinton as he opened his 2020 re-election campaign with a rally in Orlando Florida. According to the website Mediaite President Donald Trump was mocked on Twitter Tuesday night after he dedicated a significant amount of his official...
Orlando Sentinel announces endorsement for whichever Democrat takes on Trump In 2020
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 28 Comments • 3 Likes • 6 days ago
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/orlando-sentinel-announces-endorsement-for-whichever-democrat-takes-on-trump-in-2020/ar-AAD44lL?ocid=spartandhp “We’re here to announce our endorsement for president in 2020, or, at least, who we’re not endorsing: Donald Trump,” the Orlando Sentinel...
John Cusack slammed for antisemitic retweet
Via: John Russell • News & Politics • 28 Comments • 1 Like • 6 days ago
www.jpost.com John Cusack slammed for antisemitic retweet Amy Spiro 5-7 minutes Actor John Cusack was widely criticized on Monday after tweeting an antisemitic image. The actor - best known for Say Anything..., Being John Malkovichand High Fidelity - at first defended...