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WATCH VIDEO: Google Leadership’s Dismayed Reaction to Trump Election

A video recorded by Google shortly after the 2016 presidential election reveals an atmosphere of panic and dismay amongst the tech giant’s leadership, coupled with a determination to thwart both the Trump agenda and the broader populist movement emerging around the globe. By – Allum Bokhari Scroll 4Video The video is a full recording of Google’s first all-hands meeting following the ...

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Steve Bannon warns Trump of a coup

Steve Bannon, the former White House strategist, told Fox News on Monday that he believes last week’s annonyous op-ed in The New York Times by a ‘senior’ White House official was likely developed by “six to a dozen” members of the administration. By – Lukas Mikelionis Scroll 4Video “I don’t think there’s any one author,” he told Laura Ingraham, host of ...

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Trump’s administration to the International Criminal Court: Stop Investigating American War Crimes

President Donald Trump’s administration will announce a new hard-line stance toward the International Criminal Court on Monday, in response to the court’s proposed investigation of alleged war crimes committed by U.S. troops in Afghanistan. By – David Brennan Scroll 4Video Trump’s National Security Adviser John Bolton will outline the White House’s new approach to the ICC at a meeting of the Federalist ...

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‘Four dead and 11 injured’ as man who lost a Florida video game tournament opens fire on other contestants

A gunman is among the ‘multiple fatalities’ after a mass shooting broke out at an online gaming tournament in Florida that was partially captured on a horrifying livestream. By – Emily Crane Scroll 4Video Local media are reporting that four people are dead and 11 have been injured in the shooting at the Jacksonville Landing complex in Jacksonville on Sunday afternoon. ...

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Democrats Are Leaving Their Party in Droves

Two thousand years ago, St. Paul found himself blinded by a bright light on the road to Damascus. The dramatic experience led him to stop persecuting his opponents and to take up new beliefs. By – Jeff Walyus Today, many former leftists are taking their first steps on their own road to Damascus, and the right is not doing nearly enough to ...

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#MeToo activist Asia Argento settles own sexual assault complaint

Italian director and actor Asia Argento — a leading figure in the #MeToo movement — has allegedly paid off a former child actor who accused her of sexual assault shortly after his 17th birthday, according to legal documents acquired by the New York Times. By – Kim Severson Jimmy Bennett — who once played Argento’s son in a movie — said the ...

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Trump signs bill banning government use of Huawei and ZTE tech

Huawei and ZTE technology will largely be banned from use by the US government and government contractors. The ban was signed into placed by President Trump today as a component of the much larger Defense Authorization Act By – Jake Kastrenakes This caps off months of will-they-won’t-they from Republicans, many of whom view the two major Chinese telecoms as national security threats. ...

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Assange ‘considering’ testifying on Russian role in US elections

The US Senate Intelligence Committee has asked Julian Assange to give evidence on what he knows about Russian influence in the US election – and the WikiLeaks editor is said to be “considering the offer”. By – Nick Miller If he agrees, and the interview takes place, it is likely to focus on Assange’s role in publishing Democratic Party emails that ...

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Russia Tasks Hollywood Actor Seagal With Improving U.S. Ties

Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Saturday it had made U.S. actor Steven Seagal its special representative for Russian-U.S. humanitarian ties, a role it said was meant to deepen cultural, art and youth ties between the two countries. By – Maria Kiselyova President Vladimir Putin presented a Russian passport to U.S. actor Steven Seagal in 2016, saying he hoped it would serve ...

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Donald Trump Bottom Line on North Korea, Iran: Complete Denuclearization

Iran will likely have to agree to complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization in any future deal with the United States, just like North Korea, a top diplomatic official signaled Friday. By –  Jeff Seldin “Nothing in the conduct of foreign policy is ever done in a vacuum,” Assistant Secretary of State for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance, Dr. Yleem D.S. Poblete, ...

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