Monday, June 17, 2019

The Pope, Climate Science, and Paris

The Story:  Pope Francis, who has played an active diplomatic role throughout his four years in that office, addressed the UN Food and Agriculture Organization...

Active Shooter Protocol

The Story: In the weeks since the Stoneman Douglas shootings, much public attention has focused on the action or inaction of the Broward County Sheriff's...
Trump Is "Pissed and Embarrassed," Twitter Character Limits - Monologue

Court: Prez is not just any old Twitter User

The Story:  The US District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that it is unconstitutional for President Trump to block people from...
Doug Jones: You won't win Twitter war with Trump

Doug Jones: The Most Vulnerable Incumbent

The Story: Doug Jones (D - AL), the man who surprised many by winning the Alabama special election in 2017, a win that entitles him...
WILL JAMES MURDOCH'S TRUMP REBUKE TRICKLE DOWN TO FOX NEWS?

Disney-Murdoch Deal Nears

The Story: It now appears likely that Walt Disney Co. will soon conclude a deal to acquire important assets from the Fox media empire controlled...

A Divided Peninsula and the Winter Olympics

The Story: The XXIII Olympic Winter Games are underway in the Republic of Korea (South Korea) against the backdrop of heightened tensions between the host...

‘Pentagon Papers’ Figure Running for President 2020

The Story: Michael Gravel, who is a former Senator (D) from Alaska and at 89 years something of a blast from the political past, is...
Watch Live: Trump holds 'MAGA' rally in Topeka, Kansas

Former Secretary Sebelius May Run for Senator (Kansas)

Early but informed speculation has it that Kathleen Sebelius, the US Secretary of Health and Human Services under President Obama who became linked in the public mind, and in constitutional litigation, to the issues raised by the "Obamacare" reform, may well run for a seat in the US Senate from Kansas in 2020.
Vice President Pence Swears in US Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft

President Trump Impatient with NAFTA Negotiations

The Story: In an interview with Reuters, President Trump said Wednesday, January 17, that he may pull The United States out of the North American...

Fracking Unearths Argument Over Patent Law

The Story: The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on two important patent-law cases November 27. Each involves an administrative process that Congress designed in 2011...