In New Ruling, Federal Judge Refuses to Erase Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

In New Ruling, Federal Judge Refuses to Erase Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

A federal judge ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump’s pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio does not erase his conviction for criminal contempt of court, rejecting arguments from Arpaio and the Department of Justice to vacate all the rulings in his criminal case. “The Court found Defendant guilty of criminal contempt. The President issued the […]

Assessing U.S. Efforts to Counter Hezbollah

Assessing U.S. Efforts to Counter Hezbollah

It’s official. The war train rolls on. The pliable cesspool known as Washington, D.C., is ready to wage war against Hezbollah. What pushed D.C. aboard? The perverse confluence of pressure from the Zionist lobby, Mossad, and the U.S. war industry – all groups whose constituencies will benefit from U.S. action against Hezbollah. [embedded content] Nathan […]

Trump Seeds “Election Integrity” Commission With Voter Suppression Heroes

Trump Seeds “Election Integrity” Commission With Voter Suppression Heroes

Taking aim at a “voter fraud” epidemic conjured up with no evidence by Trump to explain his popular vote defeat, his “Election Integrity” commission’s real aim is to provide data and cover for beefed up voter restrictions, and its enormous and willful blind spot is fraud in the computerized counting of votes. by Whitney Webb […]

DEA Whistleblowers Take Down Nominee, Expose Govt’s Role in US Opiate Crisis

DEA Whistleblowers Take Down Nominee, Expose Govt’s Role in US Opiate Crisis

Whistleblowers In the same week that he decided that the U.S. opiate epidemic is a “national emergency,” Trump was forced to withdraw his nominee for Drug Czar, when Rep. Tom Marino was recognized as a congressional water-carrier for Big Pharma opiate producers and one who has impeded the effort to battle the epidemic. by Whitney […]

Trump and Netanyahu Walk in Lockstep on Iran

Trump and Netanyahu Walk in Lockstep on Iran

In spite of the fact that the UN International Atomic Energy Agency has certified eight times that Iran is meeting its obligations under the nuclear deal, Trump refused to certify Iran was in compliance, and he has decided the Iran deal is not in the US’s national security interests. Trump is heavily influenced by Israel’s […]

You Can’t End Violence With More Violence: Shifting From Incarceration to Accountability

You Can’t End Violence With More Violence: Shifting From Incarceration to Accountability

Our society does not encourage people who harm others to take responsibility for their actions, so there’s no opportunity for transformation, say Mariame Kaba and Shira Hassan, organizers and educators whose work centers on criminalized survivors of violence. To create a society where interpersonal violence is unthinkable, we have to move away from a system […]

‘It won’t be pretty’: Trump & McCain at each other’s throats again

‘It won’t be pretty’: Trump & McCain at each other’s throats again

Donald Trump said he will fight back and that it “won’t be pretty” after Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) made remarks which seemed to accuse people like the president of being unpatriotic. The veteran senator denounced “half-baked, spurious nationalism cooked up by people who would rather find scapegoats than solve problems,” as he accepted the National […]

Comey drafted ‘unclassified’ statement ending Clinton email investigation long before case closed

Comey drafted ‘unclassified’ statement ending Clinton email investigation long before case closed

Published time: 17 Oct, 2017 06:42 In newly-released documents, the FBI confirms that former Director James Comey sent a draft statement regarding the conclusion of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, months before interviewing her. The title of the release is ‘Drafts of Director Comey’s July 5, 2016 Statement Regarding Email Server Investigation’. This title refers […]

Breaking! Gladio B Assassinates Journalist With Car Bomb!

Breaking! Gladio B Assassinates Journalist With Car Bomb!

An investigative journalist was just assassinated in Malta with a car bomb. Media outlets are reporting this murder may be politically driven, and is only limited to Malta, but there is much more to this story as this journalist was getting too close to something much bigger, Operation Gladio B. *Follow us here at Newsbud […]