1. (From Zero Hedge)       OK, now you can say it's about government...  LOL  (with regard to Trump 2020 thread). You just needed an English...
      


  2. As I look at the situation in Venezuela, I pray for its people - who've suffered under a socialist tyrant far too long. But I...
      


  3. Last week the National Basketball Association was brought to heel by China over a tweet by Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, supporting...
      


  4. The Iraq Parliament voted to expel the U.S from Iraq. Two points : (1) It's not the Parliament's  decision.  Parliament does not have the authority...


  5. Spain’s government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to stamp out violence in Catalonia, where clashes between regional independence supporters and police...
      


  6. It wasn't a surprise but what next for Mexico's oil industry? Last I heard Obrador had softened his stance on private investment in oil.
      


  7. Turkey expects its allies to help set up a “safe zone” in Syria along the Turkish border within a few months, otherwise it will...
      


  8. I must admit that the corruption of european politicians (and some forum participants) know no bounds... First of all, these so called "migrants" are illegal...
      


  9. The Trump administration says it will set up a system allowing Americans to legally access lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada. Health and Human Services...
      


  10. Welp, we are all going to die due to Climate Apocalypse, because I don't see Trump not being re-elected in 2020. Climate change is already here....


  11. Insect-filled chocolates, rat hair noodles, and maggoty orange juice: The reality of a Brexit trade deal with Trump Well, Americans, what have you got to...
      


  12. This is huge, President Rouhani has ordered the Revolutionary Guard (and all other branches of the armed forces) to divest all their business assets...
      


  13. A Kremlin adviser says that President Vladimir Putin will meet the North Korean leader in Russia’s Far East on Thursday. Yuri Ushakov told Russian...
      


  14. Current and previous news combined here for an overall picture that France is PISSED at Macron.  Electrical outages now, combined with earlier ire by French...


  15. The success of this week's second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hinges largely on whether Kim proves...
      


  16. Trump administration slaps sanctions on Saudis over Khashoggi's death Well, they didn't implicate the big Kahuna, but I guess it's something. The Trump administration on Thursday...


  17. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang on Friday, saying he expects North Korea to be ready to “fill in some details” of...
      


  18.   A Brief Timeline of China’s Modern History 1912-25 After the 1911 collapse of the Qing Dynasty, China declares itself a republic in 1912 with Sun Yat-sen...
      


  19. Major headlines and CNN is all a-titter!  Trump's ex-attorney brings nothing new, except for testimony that he never saw anything that he could relate...


  20. Seems like U.S. stocks remained lower at midday Thursday focusing on this weekend meeting between U.S. President Dondald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. The U.S.-China trade...
      


  21. Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen secured European parliamentary approval on Tuesday to become the first female European Commission president on a platform of a...
      


  22.  European Council President Donald Tusk told U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday to stop berating NATO allies over military investment levels ahead of what...
      


  23. U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday that naval mines “almost certainly from Iran” were used to attack oil tankers off the...
      


  24. Presented without comment, for your consideration, here is an article from Iran Front Page: New US Sanctions on Iran Threat to Petrodollar US President Trump’s decision...
      


  25. North Korea warned the United States that agreements made between the two countries’ leaders in Singapore last year could be at risk, blaming the...
      


  26. Denmark said on Tuesday it suspected an Iranian intelligence service had tried to carry out a plot to assassinate an Iranian Arab opposition figure...
      


  27. The Sierra Club is running a Facebook advertising campaign to oppose Kathleen Hartnett White, President Trump’s nominee for a top environmental policy position. The nation’s largest green...
      


  28. The head of the U.N.’s atomic watchdog has called on North Korea to allow inspectors back in to monitor its nuclear program. Speaking at...


  29. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier...
      


  30. NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday that there was a real chance for peace in Afghanistan as U.S.-Taliban peace talks continue in...