“I did not back Hillary Clinton or anyone else,” McRaven, who oversaw the operation that killed Osama bin Laden, told CNN. “I am a fan of President Obama and President George W. Bush, both of whom I worked for. I admire all presidents, regardless of their political party, who uphold the dignity of the office and who use that office to bring the nation together in challenging times.”
“I stand by my comment that the President’s attack on the media is the greatest threat to our democracy in my lifetime,” McRaven said, referencing remarks he made about Trump last year.
“When you undermine the people’s right to a free press and freedom of speech and expression, then you threaten the Constitution and all for which it stands.” Source: Architect of bin Laden raid: Trump ‘threatens the Constitution’ when he attacks the media – CNNPolitics
impeachment certainly should be pursued, and certainly cannot wait.
Source: Impeach Trump for Right Reasons
The president-elect is directly at odds with the Constitution and many of his top aides are flouting federal laws against self-dealing.
Source: A new solution for Trump and his team of billionaires: Ignore the law – The Washington Post
The process of integration is slow, methodical and incremental. It works. The catch? It also works in reverse
Source: This is how they try to make America white again – Salon.com
One of the many reasons that the UK voted for Brexit, Juncker assumes he is more important, influential and a power figure than he is, but within time this could be how the EU becomes. Currently each of the 28 are in most respects are individual countries, but the power mad EU Bureaucrats are ahead of themselves, but give them the opportunity and they will gain and exert this power, in which case the remaining 27 will cease to exist as individual countries. I hope all of the 27 are happy with this forth coming situation.
RANTING Jean-Claude Juncker has been issued with an extraordinary reprimand by a fellow top eurocrat after he ordered Belgium’s government to change its constitution or face serious consequences.
Source: CETA: Jean-Claude Juncker tells Belgium to change constitution over EU-Canada trade deal | UK | News | Daily Express
Americans often dismiss populist promises that emerge on the presidential campaign trail because they are unlikely to be passed by Congress. Should Donald J. Trump get elected, Congress most likely would moderate his proposals to cut taxes, increase spending and even to build a border wall.
But international trade policy is one area where a President Trump could unilaterally deliver on the changes that he has promised.
Source: Why a President Trump Could Start a Trade War With Surprising Ease – The New York Times