The same evangelical leaders who have lectured us for decades about how abortion is murder don't give a damn that a journalist was violently murdered... all because it might fuck up a deal to sell the Saudis billions worth of weapons that are used to murder folks. They don't give a fuck about life.
Trump tweeted that Stacey Abrams isn't qualified to be Gov. of GA. This is the man who appointed his daughter, who made fucking purses, to be senior adviser in the WH. Abrams has years of political experience & a degree from Yale. Consider throwing her a few bucks to piss off the pussy grabber.
To cast a vote against Trumpism on November 6th is the most patriotic act any American can take. It is vote to restore the country we love, and a vote to give hope once again to people across the world. This is the moment we are each of us, all of us, called to.
Daniel Dale (Toronto Star): "In one speech yesterday, the president invented nonexistent riots in California and a nonexistent Democratic policy of giving luxury cars to unauthorized immigrants. Afterward, he touted a nonexistent plan to pass a major tax cut in the next 10 days."
Reminder: Before Saudi Arabia admitted to murdering and dismembering journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Donald Trump insisted that Saudi Arabia was getting a bum deal, and specifically compared Saudi Arabia's situation to that of newly-appointed Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) goes full white-nationalist in interview with Austrian far-right publication, warning of “Great Replacement” of white European culture by “somebody else’s babies” and especially Muslim migration, orchestrated by ... Soros. | HuffPo
Kathy Griffin: "Trump, his family, and the GOP were more outraged by my photo holding up a ketchup covered mask resembling Trump than they are by the murder of a journalist, who was a permanent US resident, while he was in a consulate on foreign soil."
President Trump broke with his own intelligence agencies on Friday, appearing to accept Saudi Arabia’s explanation that Jamal Khashoggi was killed by accident during a fistfight, while US spy agencies are increasingly convinced he was assassinated on high-level orders from the Saudi royal court.
This Day in Trump History: Sgt. La David Johnson was killed in Niger under mysterious circumstances. Trump called his widow, told her he "knew what he was signing up for," and left her outraged and upset. Chief of Staff John Kelly then lied about the congresswoman who backed the widow's claim.
Vladimir Putin gave his annual foreign policy speech on Thursday — and he used it to hail the end of a US-dominated world: 'Luckily this monopoly is disappearing. It’s almost done.' | Financial Times
The dust may have settled on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the nation’s highest court – at least for now – but the tally of money spent on the fight reveals how special interests, particularly on the right, fueled his rise
Interior Dept. probe faults Zinke for travels with wife - Zinke sought to designate his wife an agency volunteer in order to obtain free travel for her... neglected to get permission from ethics officials when he took campaign donors on a boat trip.
Khashoggi's final column "What the Arab world needs most is free expression" is a grim reminder that the Trump administration is actively attempting to demean and dismantle our First Amendment rights and that only guilty criminals pending accountability should fear Freedom of the Press
Coincidentally, the Saudis wired $100 million to the U.S. on the same day Trump stepped up his defense of the kingdom, telling the Associated Press that what we have here is another case of “guilty until proven innocent.”
The President* Is in Violation of His Oath of Office. It appears Donald Trump is assisting a foreign government in a conspiracy to obstruct justice in the political murder of a resident of the United States.
The Trump Organization’s four-step recipe for misleading investors: 1) Lie or mislead about pre-sales and projections; 2) Claim or imply personal financial involvement in the project; 3) Sell units to whoever you can find; 4) Distance yourself from the project when it fails.
Thousands of voters in Tennessee were at risk of being blocked from casting regular ballots when early voting opened this week, as officials struggled to process a surge of new registrations ahead of Nov. 6 elections to determine control of the U.S. Congress
At this point I wouldn’t be surprised if the Saudis showed up with a Khashoggi look alike and said “Look! We found him! He’s alive,” and Donald Trump said “there you have it folks. Miraculous end to the story”