Rare Earth Elements: Where in the World Are They?
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 41 Comments • 10 Likes • one month ago
“Rare earth elements are the critical ingredients for a greener economy, making their reserves increasingly valuable to global supply chains.”
China's rare earth dominance gives it a major upper hand given the future of the planet depends upon rare earth elements. [ An older article but still highly relevant. ]
United States' Response to Motion for Judicial Oversight and Additional Relief
By: TᵢG • News & Politics • 109 Comments • 7 Likes • one month ago
“... the Government Seized Thirty-Three Boxes, Containers, or Items of Evidence, Which Contained over a Hundred Classified Records, Including...”
A legal response including a timeline for NARA attempting to get classified documents back from Trump's residence. Here is a link to an article that puts this all in context: Here is a link to the full detail of the response: Here is a summary of the timeline contained in the response:...
CNN Exclusive: 'Ludicrous.' 'Ridiculous.' 'A complete fiction.': Former Trump officials say his claim of 'standing order' to declassify is nonsense - CNNPolitics
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 14 Comments • 6 Likes • 2 months ago
“In the days since the FBI seized classified and top secret documents from Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort, the former President and his allies...”
Not surprising that there is no evidence of a declassification.
FBI took 11 sets of classified material from Trump's Mar-a-Lago home while investigating possible Espionage Act violations
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 77 Comments • 12 Likes • 2 months ago
“The Justice Department removed 11 sets of classified documents from former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence while executing a search...”
This story is growing teeth. Stay tuned.
What we learned from the January 6 hearings - CNNPolitics
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 14 Comments • 4 Likes • 2 months ago
“The House select committee investigating the Capitol Hill insurrection concluded its series of eight hearings this week with a presentation...”
A few takeouts from these takeouts: The most damning accounts came not from Trump's political opponents but his inner circle at the White House, as multiple former Trump White House and campaign aides gave firsthand accounts of the President's unwillingness to accept reality and abandon his...
Aide describes Trump lunging for steering wheel, demanding to go to Capitol on Jan. 6 - CBS News
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 54 Comments • 4 Likes • 3 months ago
“At the sixth public hearing of the House Jan. 6 committee, Cassidy Hutchinson, a former aide to Trump's White House chief of staff Mark Meadows,...”
One should carefully watch and listen to the testimony. Start at 02:08. Hutchinson and Cheney made it crystal clear that this was what Hutchinson was told by Anthony Ornato (Trump's Chief of Operations) in the presence of Robert Engel (Head of Trump's Security Detail that day and the agent in...
Corinthian Colleges: Biden administration cancels $5.8 billion in student loan debt for former students - CNNPolitics
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 26 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 months ago
“The Department of Education announced Wednesday that it will cancel $5.8 billion in student loan debt for 560,000 borrowers who attended the...”
Evident #1: Harris' Vaccine Vow
By: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 53 Comments • 7 Likes • 6 months ago
“Harris vowed to take and support the vaccine if recommended by public health professionals. ”
This is issue #1 in a series intended to debunk silly talking points. During the VP debate, the following exchange took place: Q: If the Trump administration approves a vaccine before or after the election should Americans take it and would you take it? A: If the public health professionals...
Why Is The Price Of Oil Rising?
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 19 Comments • 4 Likes • 6 months ago
“Tight supply, the global economic recovery and Russia's war in Ukraine are all pushing the price of oil higher.”
This is an attempt to encourage some to consider the factors which underlie oil prices and, in particular, those contributing to the current high price of oil.
Let's talk about Trump's accomplishments....
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 517 Comments • 11 Likes • 6 months ago • LOCKED
“I am going to try —in good faith— to outline things his supporters really liked about him.”
Another interesting perspective from the Beau man.