Sunday, September 20, 2020

A federal judge has temporarily blocked President Trump's executive order banning WeChat downloads in the United States


Opinion | Trump has made Americans’ lives worse. Here’s the proof. - The Washington Post. (VERY ALARMING. TRUMP IS A DARK MENACE TO AMERICAN SENSE OF WELL BEING).


Russian jets bombed rebel-held northwestern Syria on Sunday in the most extensive strikes since a Turkish-Russian deal halted major fighting with a ceasefire nearly six months ago


.@SenTomCotton says he has communicated with The White House that "now is not the time" for himself to be under consideration for a Supreme Court justice position.


Gas, God, Guns: The platform the GOP never released.


"I lost my legs in service to this country. Soldiers I led lost their lives. Every morning, I wake up wondering how I can give more to my country. I look forward to the day when we have a commander in chief who does the same"


“We have our options. We have arrows in our quiver that I’m not about to discuss right now,” Speaker Pelosi tells @GStephanopoulos when pressed on what Democrats would do if Pres. Trump and Republicans push a SCOTUS nomination ahead of the Nov. 3 election.


17 GOP senators who promised not to confirm a SCOTUS nominee during an election year: Gardner Cornyn Cruz Graham Rubio Inhofe Grassley Ernst Tillis Perdue Tim Scott Johnson Toomey Burr Blunt Hoeven Portman


Minsk, again


Julian Assange was offered a presidential pardon if he helped to resolve the "ongoing speculation about Russian involvement" in the hacking of Democratic National Cmte. emails leaked during the 2016 U.S. election campaign, a London court was told Friday.


U.S. Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett is seen as a leading contender on Pres. Donald Trump's list of potential nominees to fill the seat of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, several sources told ABC News.


Honor Truth, Honor Ruth πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Lets get this trending! #HonorTruthHonorRuth


According to the pool report, Joe Biden is attending church.


The world understands that Trump is a cruel man. But you?


The President says the US will be the first country to put an astronaut on “Nars”


President Trump’s race-baiting campaign may carry economic as well as social costs


“Never interrupt your enemy when he’s making mistakes.” -Napoleon


I guess ⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩ will be tweeting about God from the back nine today..


Belarus's President Alexander Lukashenko, accustomed to landslide election victories, appeared to have taken no chances this time. Then came the backlash


The girl is 16... #Belarus


Belarus police crack down hard on a women's march, hauling off at least 300 protesters who were demanding that the president resign after an election they say was rigged.


As Belarus’s Lukashenko cracks down harder, protesters regroup and fight on


Belarus police have detained hundreds of women in Minsk, including Nina Bahinskaya (73 years old icon of the protests) who had joined a march demanding that Lukashenko resign. Men in green encircled female protesters who shouted "Only cowards beat women!"


We have identified additional officers in our database of videos that show clear apparent instances of police officers escalating violence during protests


A Hong Kong teenager's death became a magnet for conspiracies, and exposed deep problems in how the city operates


Relatives of 12 Hong Kong people arrested by China demand access for own lawyers


The further from July we get, the more important Hong Kong's pro-democracy primary seems. A huge, peaceful protest by way of a vote. It seemed to get lost in the shuffle of a summer of bad news


Wow, 4.7 million votes cast in the @TIME 100 poll, and my friend @nathanlawkc came in No. 1. Thank you for his hard work and sacrifices. Thank you for everyone who, through backing him, support #HongKong's broader fight for democracy. Congrats!


Someone who has no choice, like Kavanaugh.


President Donald Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal, but Joe Biden helped introduce it, meaning U.S.-Iran relations stand at a crucial crossroad.


Remember when Trump proclaimed “we are finally respected in the world again?” If, after 4 years, our allies still treat us badly, we need a new president.


Johnson announces fines of up to £10,000 for Covid-19 rule-breakers


Iowa Poll: Joni Ernst Losing


The President suggests his opponent will receive an injection of performance enhancing drugs “in the ass” before the debates


In 2010, leaders from 196 countries gathered in Japan and agreed on a list of goals designed to save the Earth. We've reached the deadline -- and the world has collectively failed to fully achieve a single goal, according to a UN report.




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The Supreme Court is on the ballot. And the outcome will impact everything from health care to civil rights — affecting generations to come. Vote. Our future depends on it.




Trump to his female supporters: I hope your husbands OKed you attending my rallies


U.S. Sending More Troops to Syria to Counter the Russians: The deployment of armored vehicles, advance radar and more fighter jets comes in response to a Russian convoy ramming an U.S. ground patrol, injuring seven soldiers


Trump: Maybe I’ll sign an executive order, you can’t have him as your president


Overnight, Dr. Adeline Fagan succumbed to COVID19. Another bright light gone too soon. At 28, her fellow obgyn residents knew her as radiating kindness. To her sisters and family, I grieve with you. To my fellow healthcare workers, please continue to be careful. She is us.


Mike Pompeo lecturing the Pope on “moral authority”.


Just a reminder that the current occupant of the White House called our military and fallen heroes “suckers” and “losers” while still ignoring reports of Russian bounties. Do NOT let those stories fade away.