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  • Trump digs in amid uproar on zero tolerance policy

    06/18/2018 8:12:18 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen
    The Hill ^ | 06/18/18 | Rafael Bernal and Mike Lillis
    President Trump on Monday showed no signs of budging from his “zero tolerance” border policy as a growing number of Republicans criticized it for separating children from their families. The Trump administration is digging in, defending its stance while many Republicans on Capitol Hill are worried that the White House’s policy will become a huge election year issue. The immigration story has dominated headlines over the last several days and fractured the GOP. Trump is scheduled to meet House Republicans Tuesday evening to discuss two GOP immigration bills that are expected to hit the floor this week. At that meeting,...
  • IG Classified report on the Hillary Investigation

    06/18/2018 8:04:38 PM PDT · by ghannonf18 · 1 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | 18 June 2018 | Vanity
    Senator Grassley Mention a Classified Report and a specific name. IG Says it needed to be cleared. Hey folks, I watched the IG hearing today and caught that there is a classified report or addendum. Need to get cleared by the intel agencies. I looked for the name that Senator Grassely mentioned but couldn't find it. Any insight from the freepers? Who is this guy he mentioned? Anyone else catch it?
  • Nats acquire closer Herrera from Royals

    06/18/2018 8:02:05 PM PDT · by TBP · 2 replies ^ | June 18, 2018 | Jamal Collier
    WASHINGTON -- The Nationals made an early summer splash on Monday evening, acquiring right-handed closer Kelvin Herrera from the Royals in exchange for a trio of Minor Leaguers: infielder Kelvin Gutierrez, outfielder Blake Perkins and right-hander Yohanse Morel. The trade helps bolster Washington's bullpen, which has become something of a midsummer tradition, by adding another reliever with experience pitching in high-leverage and big-game situations. And Herrera has been effective this season, recording a 1.05 ERA with 14 saves, 22 strikeouts and two walks allowed in 27 games for Kansas City. To acquire Herrera, who will be a free agent at...
  • The truth behind this photo of an ‘immigrant child’ crying inside a cage

    06/18/2018 7:55:40 PM PDT · by ifinnegan · 11 replies
    WGNTV ^ | 6/18/18 | CNN WIRE
    A photo of a little boy crying in a cage is being shared on social media as seemingly another heart-rending byproduct of the White House’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, which separates undocumented parents and kids at the border. There’s only one problem: The picture is being completely taken out of context — and does not show what it is purported to show.
  • Trump and the invasion of the West

    06/18/2018 7:51:24 PM PDT · by Mariner · 4 replies
    WND ^ | June 18th, 2018 | Patrick J. Buchanan
    “It is cruel. It is immoral. And it breaks my heart,” says former first lady Laura Bush of the Trump administration policy of “zero tolerance,” under which the children of illegal migrants are being detained apart from their parents. “Disgraceful,” adds Dr. Franklin Graham. “We need to be … a country that governs with a heart,” says first lady Melania Trump. “No one likes this policy,” says White House aide Kellyanne Conway, even “the president wants this to end.” And so it shall – given the universal denunciations and photos of sobbing children being pulled from parents. Yet striking down...
  • 50 Media Mistakes in the Trump Era: The Definitive List (Lies, more lies, damn lies)

    50 Notable Mistakes and Missteps in Major Media Reporting on Donald Trump 1. Aug. 2016-Nov. 2016: The New York Post published modeling photos of Trump’s wife Melania and reported they were taken in 1995. Various news outlets relied on that date to imply that Melania—an immigrant—had violated her visa status. But the media got the date wrong. Politico was among the news agencies that later issued a photo date correction.
  • Mexican kids held for months as punishment for border-crossing (2015)

    06/18/2018 7:41:39 PM PDT · by Trump20162020
    The Washington Post ^ | March 11, 2015 | Joshua Partlow
    LAREDO, Tex. — Last spring, as Central American children flooded into Texas in a way he had never seen in his three-decade career, Border Patrol agent Robert Harris decided to experiment. His intelligence analysts estimated that 78 percent of the guides smuggling other migrants were Mexicans younger than 18 — teenagers often hired or conscripted by drug cartels that knew they would not be prosecuted if caught — and he wanted to attack this loophole. “Why don’t we remove these juveniles from the smuggling cycle?” Harris, the outgoing commander of the Laredo sector of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, recalled...
  • Ann Coulter calls immigrant children 'child actors'

    06/18/2018 7:39:52 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 12 replies
    The Hill ^ | June 18, 2018 | JACQUELINE THOMSEN
    00:01 00:45 Conservative commentator Ann Coulter called children crying at the border after being separated from parents “child actors” during an appearance Sunday on Fox News. Coulter also said President Trump should not fall for the "child actors" as he faces pressure to end his zero-tolerance policy at the border, which has resulted in parents being separated from their children so that they face immediate deportation. “I would also say one other thing, these child actors weeping and crying on all the other networks 24/7 right now — do not fall for it, Mr. President," Coulter said on “The Next...
  • Ted Cruz to Christopher Wray: Either James Comey or Andrew McCabe are Lying; Which One?

    06/18/2018 7:30:39 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 16 replies ^ | Jun 18, 2018 | THE LIBERTY DAILY
  • Former CIA engineer charged with leaking classified information to WikiLeaks

    06/18/2018 7:28:04 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 11 replies
    The Hill ^ | 06/18/18 | Avery Anapol
    The Justice Department on Monday announced charges against a former CIA computer engineer for allegedly leaking top-secret information on U.S. government hacking tools to WikiLeaks. In a 13-count superseding indictment, the agency charged Joshua Adam Schulte with illegally gathering classified national defense information and transmitting it to “an organization.” WikiLeaks published the data in March of last year. “Schulte utterly betrayed this nation and downright violated his victims,” FBI official William Sweeney Jr. said in the release. “As an employee of the CIA, Schulte took an oath to protect this country, but he blatantly endangered it by the transmission of...
  • Russian Who Offered Clinton Dirt to Trump Campaign Outed Himself as Former FBI Informant

    06/18/2018 7:20:39 PM PDT · by Revel · 12 replies
    THE EPOCH TIMES ^ | 06/18/18 | Petr Svab
    A Russian man that offered to sell damaging information on Hillary Clinton to the campaign of then-candidate Donald Trump revealed in earlier court documents that he had been a long-time FBI informant. The man, Henry Greenberg, offered to sell the unspecified information for $2 million in late May, 2016, but the Trump campaign associate refused. Greenberg, who also used the name Oknyansky, filed two dozen documents with a federal court in 2015, showing an FBI agent repeatedly brokered his entry into the United States on a special visa for people assisting law enforcement. “I cooperated with the FBI for 17...
  • Ted Cruz introduces legislation to keep immigrant families together after they cross the border

    06/18/2018 7:11:44 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 78 replies
    Texas Tribune ^ | 06/18/2018 | BY ABBY LIVINGSTON
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz announced emergency legislation Monday evening to keep immigrant families together after they cross the border into the United States. The legislation follows comments Cruz made on Saturday that essentially called for more resources to adjudicate asylum claims. He also called for keeping immigrant kids with their parents as long as those adults are not associated with criminal activity. "All Americans are rightly horrified by the images we are seeing on the news, children in tears pulled away from their mothers and fathers," Cruz wrote in a release. "This must stop. Now. We can end...
  • The Church...the gap in prophetic time...

    Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ; And to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ: To the intent that now unto the principalities and powers in heavenly places might be known by the church the manifold wisdom of God, According to the eternal purpose which he purposed in Christ Jesus our Lord: (Ephesians 3″9-11)The Bible...
  • Harris calls for DHS secretary to resign over family separations at the border

    06/18/2018 7:04:10 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 28 replies
    CNN ^ | June 18, 2018 | Clare Foran
    California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris on Monday called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as a result of immigration policy that has resulted in family separations at the US border.
  • Looking Beyond Externals

    06/18/2018 6:54:11 PM PDT · by metmom · 1 replies
    Grace To ^ | 1993 | John MacArthur, Grace Community Church
    "My brethren, do not hold your faith in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ with an attitude of personal favoritism" (James 2:1). Your true worth is based on the value of your soul, not on external considerations. Jesus is "our glorious Lord" (James 2:1)—the Sovereign One who rules over all His creation, and the One in whom the fullness of God's glory is revealed. John said, "The Word [Jesus] became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth" (John 1:14). Paul said, "In Him all...
  • Integrity Triumphs Under Fire

    06/18/2018 6:53:45 PM PDT · by metmom · 1 replies
    Grace To ^ | 1997 | John MacArthur, Grace Community Church
    “Then [Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego] were tied up in their trousers, their coats, their caps and their other clothes, and were cast into the midst of the furnace of blazing fire. For this reason, because the king’s command was urgent and the furnace had been made extremely hot, the flame of the fire slew those men who carried up Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego. But these three men, Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego, fell into the midst of the furnace of blazing fire still tied up” (Daniel 3:21-23). When God doesn’t deliver you from a trial, He refines you through the trial....
  • Church Built in Native Village of First Female Cosmonaut to Mark 55th Anniversary of Her Flight

    06/18/2018 6:34:38 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 7 replies
    Interfax ^ | 6/18/18
    Moscow, June 18, Interfax - Celebrations dedicated to the 55th anniversary of the first flight of woman-cosmonaut to space were held in the Yaroslavl Region on Saturday. According to the information of the Yaroslavl regional government, the celebrations started with consecration of St. Nicholas Church built in the native village of Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman-cosmonaut. A park has already been set up near the church in the Nikulskoye village. The Space Museum opened in Nikulskoye after reconstruction. Its guests can feel the atmosphere of the 1960-s, paint the placards, learn more about fashion of the epoch, visit the retro...
  • Australian Priests ‘Willing to Go to Jail’ Rather than Break Seal of Confessional

    06/18/2018 6:27:42 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 18 replies
    The Catholic Herald (UK) ^ | 6/18/18 | Staff Reporter
    'When the state tries to intervene on our religious freedom, undermine the essence of what it means to be a Catholic, we will resist'South Australian priests have said that they would rather go to jail than break the seal of the confessional to report child abuse. South Australia has passed laws extending mandatory reporting to priests notified of paedophilic actions, even if it would require them to break the seal of confession. After a recommendation from the Royal Commission, other states are considering enforcing the law as well. However, many priests are rejecting this idea, stating they will not do...
  • 15 surprising ways North Korea could become rich

    06/18/2018 6:27:15 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies
    love money ^ | June 18, 2018
    Hard-up North Korea has so much to gain from denuclearising and becoming part of the civilised world. The hermit kingdom was actually wealthier than the now-affluent South before the Korean War, and is blessed with everything from abundant mineral resources and oil reserves to fertile agricultural land and stunning tourist-friendly beaches, as noted by President Trump. With this in mind, here are 15 industries that could make North Korea very rich indeed. Tourism During their historic summit in Singapore this month, President Trump showed Kim Jong-un a video extolling the virtues of tourism. “They have great beaches,” President Trump told...
  • FLA Appeals Court Upholds Priest's Objections To Testifying About Statements Made In Confessional

    06/18/2018 6:24:12 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 4 replies
    In Ronchi v. State of Florida, (FL App., June 15, 2018), a Florida state appellate court held that it would violate Florida's Religious Freedom Restoration Act to require a Catholic priest, Fr. Vincenzo Ronchi, to testify about a sex abuse victim's statements made during a confession, even though the victim had waived the priest-penitent privilege. The alleged abuse occurred when the victim was 7 and 13. She was 18 when the trial of her abuser was to take place. In quashing the trial court's order that the priest testify, the appellate court said in part: .. [I]f Ronchi complies with...