Daily Archives: May 9, 2018

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Trump Warmonger moves on Iran are from Iraq Playbook

U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 1st Class Arlo K. Abrahamson. (RELEASED) U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Phiffer stands guard duty near a burning oil well in the Rumaylah Oil Fields in Southern Iraq, 2003. Link to original source here: Juan ...
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Vowing to End Corporate Bullying of Organized Workers, Sanders Unveils ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced a bill on Wednesday that would strengthen the nation’s labor unions, with the ultimate goal of ending wage stagnation and abuses by employers. (Photo: @Teamsters/Twitter) Link to original source: Julia Conley | Common Dreams A ...
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Trump adviser Bolton criticized Obama’s ‘hostage’ talks; now welcomes them ...

IIn this May 3, 2018 photo, people watch a TV news report on screen, showing portraits of three Americans, Kim Dong Chul, left, Tony Kim and Kim Hak Song, right, detained in the North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station ...
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Who is Viktor Vekselberg, the Russian oligarch tied to a ...

Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen was paid half a million dollars by an American investment firm linked to one of Russia’s most high-profile oligarchs: Viktor Vekselberg. The payments — funneled into the same shell company Cohen used to pay ...
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Gina Haspel, Trump’s Nominee to Head the CIA, Won’t Say ...

CIA nominee Gina Haspel is sworn in during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Washington.Alex Brandon/AP Haspel helped manage the agency’s use of so-called “enhanced interrogation techniques.” Gina Haspel, the ...