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Six Key Takeaways from NYTimes Important Assessment “Trump’s Way: Trump, the Insurgent, Breaks With 70 Years of American Foreign Policy”
Foreign Policy

Six Key Takeaways from NYTimes Important Assessment “Trump’s Way: Trump, the Insurgent, Breaks With 70 Years of American Foreign Policy”

New York Times’ White House correspondent Mark Landler has written a very important assessment of President Trump’s first year in foreign policy entitled: Trump’s Way: Trump, the Insurgent, Breaks With 70 Years of American Foreign Policy. Here are six key takeaways from this assessment of an uninformed amateur blundering his way through the world. Trump … Continue reading

IN BRIEF: Trump Ignores Pentagon, Congress and Reality in Denying Threat of Climate Change
Climate Change

IN BRIEF: Trump Ignores Pentagon, Congress and Reality in Denying Threat of Climate Change

Below are a few resources outlining how President Trump’s removing climate change as a national security threat is contrary to the view of the Pentagon and Congress and ignores the link between climate change and terrorism, the refugee crisis and food security. Trump’s Continued Recklessness on Climate Change While military commanders consider climate change a … Continue reading

The Bigotry of the Trump Administration
Anti-Semitism / Bigotry / Islamaphobia / Racism / White Supremacy

The Bigotry of the Trump Administration

Donald Trump is anti-woman, anti-Hispanic, anti-black, anti-anything that would bring the country together. — Sally Bradshaw, Republican Strategist This appears to be the unifying theme for policy under the Trump administration. Trump has no hesitation appealing to his white nationalist base.  He confirmed this when he defended Neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members after Charlottesville. … Continue reading

One-fourth of Trump’s Cyber Security Council Resign Claiming He is AWOL on Cyber Threats, Threatening Homeland Security
Cyber Security / Trump Incompetence

One-fourth of Trump’s Cyber Security Council Resign Claiming He is AWOL on Cyber Threats, Threatening Homeland Security

Originally posted on Cyber Report:
The National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) advises the Department of Homeland Security on cyber security and infrastructure protection.  The NIAC has recently warned that dramatic steps were required to prevent a possible “9/11-level cyber attacks”. On August 21st, seven of the NIAC’s 27 members resigned en masse, claiming President Donald Trump and…

In Brief: Why You Should Care About Trump’s Conflicts of Interest
Business Conflicts

In Brief: Why You Should Care About Trump’s Conflicts of Interest

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
In Brief  features pull together content from multiple sources to provide an overview on a topic.  This segment is on President Trump’s many conflicts of interests. See Sunlight Foundation’s Ongoing List of Trump Conflict of Interest. CONSIDER THIS: https://twitter.com/Newsweek/status/881895353808814081 https://twitter.com/essenviews/status/896198668042227713 https://twitter.com/CREWcrew/status/898909185596940288 https://twitter.com/SafetyPinDaily/status/895643443346714624 THE EMOLUMENTS LITIGATION https://twitter.com/NationB4Party/status/889047529903595520 GOVERNMENT…

A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration
Bigotry / Racism / Voter Suppression / White Supremacy

A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration

Originally posted on Bennet Kelley's Clippings & More:
A Bipartisan Response To Charlottesville And The Trump Administration Like many Americans, I was appalled by the events this weekend in Charlottesville. As the cameras turned to the president’s golf retreat in New Jersey, my disgust turned to outrage as Trump failed an early test of…