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8
Aug 2020

August 8, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

Trump Issues Four Executive Orders On Pandemic Relief, Featuring Meager $400 Per Week Supplement for the Unemployed; But He Wants Financially Strapped States to Pay 25%; State Benefits Start Running Out Soon Anyway; No Money Provided for States, Counties, and Cities; None for Mail-In Voting and Nothing to Bolster United States Postal Service; Moratorium on Evictions Extended; Student Loan Payments Suspended; No Payroll Tax for Incomes Under $100,000, Permanently if Trump Is Re-Elected – Meaning Destruction of Medicare of Social Security before 2026; Pre-Election Shucks and Sops Paraded Before Raucous Plutocrats to Camouflage Refusal to Pass $3.2 Trillion HEROES Act; Another Step Towards Dictatorship Using “Powers Nobody Knew the President Had”; Package Sure to Be Challenged in Court;

Cable Networks in Bad Faith: MSNBC Economic Pundits Fail to Explain that Cutting Social Security and Medicare Payroll Tax (FICA) Would Be Death Sentence for Pensions and Health Care for Those Over 65; Medicare Faces Reduced Payments by 2026; Trump Flies to Hamptons, Doubtless to Appeal for Wall Street Support as Slayer of New Deal-Great Society Social Safety Net;

Office of National Intelligence Concedes Russia is Again Attacking US Election to Help Trump; Report Wrongly Asserts that Beijing Regime Prefers Trump Defeat; In Reality, China Has Decided that Trump’s Commitment to Wrecking US Alliances Worldwide Would Be Decisive Advantage for Xi, Putting US Allies Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, and New Zealand at Risk;

A Reminder for Trump’s Hand-Picked Postmaster General DeJoy: The Great Postal Strike of 1970 Started in New York City on March 18, 1970 and Spread Coast to Coast to Mobilize 210,000 Postal Workers, Blocking Most Mail Deliveries; Demands Included Increased Wages and Improved Working Conditions; Urged on by Vince Sombrotto and the Doughty Moe Biller, this was Largest Wildcat Strike in American History; Nixon Ordered Workers Back on Job, But Was Defied When Another 671 Postal Locations Went On Strike; He Then Declared State of Emergency and Ordered 25,000 National Guard Troops to Deliver Mail, But They Proved Unable; Bolstered by Broad Public Support for Walkout, Workers Across US Government Threatened Wildcat General Strike if Nixon Attempted Repression Against Postal Employees; Nixon Backed Down, with Workers Winning Collective Bargaining and Improvements, Including 14% Pay Hike By End of Year; Congress Passed Postal Reorganization Act; Workers Went from “Groveling in the Dust” to “Standing Ten Feet Tall”;

World Watches for Putin Surprise as Byelarus Goes to Polls; Will Kremlin Attempt to Topple Lukashenko and Re-Absorb Neighbor to Reverse Putin’s Loss of Popularity as Khabarovsk Anti-Moscow Protests Continue

7
Aug 2020

August 6, 2020

Trump Threatens to Use Executive Orders to Pause Social Security-Medicare (FICA) Tax; Medicare Lacks Funding to Maintain Current Payment Level Through 2026; This May Be Trump’s Bid to Get Support from Finance Oligarchs with Promise to Destroy Medicare Completely in Second Term; Hill Dems Slam Postmaster General DeJoy for Wrecking US Postal Service on Eve of Vote;

New York Attorney General James Seeks to Shut down National Rifle Association With Allegations of Millions in Nonprofit Funds Spent for Personal Luxuries; Move Could Weaken Pro-Trump Phalanx in November

Violating Constitution Yet Again, Trump Wants to Truncate Census, Hoping One Month Less Counting Will Inflict Brutal Budget Cuts for non-GOP Neighborhoods;

Transition Integrity Project and National Task Force on Election Crises Show That Anticipating Trump’s Responses to Possible November Events Can Enhance Preparedness of Constitutional Forces and Ward Off Dictatorship; Warnings that Biden Camp May Be Too Legalistic When Dealing with GOP’s Illegal Subversion;

Realism Requires Putting Nationwide General Strike by Unions, Workers and Jobless at Center of Mass Pushback Using Model of Germany’s Kapp-Putsch of 1920: Must Include Role of Foreign States, Counting Generals, Critique of Fascism and Historical Dimension from Contested Election of 1876; Defeat of Trump Is Not “Bipartisan,” But Inseparable from Extinction of GOP as National Force;

Relevant Studies Include Curzio Malaparte, Coup d’État: The Technique of Revolution (1931); Edward Luttwak, Coup d’État: A Practical Handbook (1968); Forewarned Is Forearmed!

6
Aug 2020
5
Aug 2020

August 4, 2020

Sudden Escalation in World Tensions: In Twilight of Trump, His Foreign Patrons Like Putin May Be Switching from Propping Him Up to Simply Using Him to Inflict Chaos on US and World; Sponsors Figure His Regime May Soon Be Ending, So It Is Time to Cash Out;

Colossal Explosions Destroy Much of Port of Beirut, Lebanon; 75 Reported Killed and 3,700 Injured; Blast Seen and Felt in Cyprus, 120 Miles Away; Government Implicates Chemical Fertilizer or Captured Explosives; Authors of Atrocity Unclear;

NSC Director O’Brien Tells All Nations to Stay Out of Libyan Civil War; Too Late: Russia, France, and UAE Back Khalifa Hifter’s Eastern Regime Based in Benghazi and Tobruk, Cyrenaica; But Hifter’s Attempt to Seize Capital of Tripoli Has Failed Amid a Series of Defeats; 2,000 Russian-Controlled Mercenaries with a Dozen Jets Seize Large Es Sider Oil Field; 

United Nations-Backed Government of National Accord in Tripoli Is Supported by Turkey, Italy, and Qatar; US Pays Lip Service but Is Out to Lunch Under Trump; French Warship in Tense Standoff with Turkish Ships Challenging Arms Embargo; Merkel Sending German Frigate as Requested by Macron;

Trump Orders US Africom to Leave Stuttgart, Germany, with No Clear Destination: Pure Insanity!

Lukashenko of Belarus Says Kremlin is Lying About Mission of 33 Wagner Paramilitaries He Captured: Moscow Accused of Trying for Cyber-Enhanced Color Revolution; Early Voting Has Begun;

Breaking: China Accused of Including Secret Protocol in Loan Contract with Nigeria Calling for Surrender of Sovereignty by Abuja in Case of Default; Belt and Road Exposed Again as Worst Debt Trap Imperialism;

4
Aug 2020

August 3, 2020

Trump and GOP Still Blocking Extension of $600 Extra Benefit for 25 Million Unemployed; Half of Their Senators Want to Torpedo Any Further Relief Legislation, Meaning No New Money for States, Food Stamps, and Voting; Congress Leaves for One-Month Recess on August 7;

Is Kremlin Preparing an August Surprise?: Lukashenko Regime of Belarus Says It Has Arrested 33 Russian Mercenaries Thought to Be from Wagner Group, Crypto-Governmental Organization Controlled by Putin’s Chef Yevgeny Progozhin, The Man Indicted by US of Carrying Parts of 2016 Election Meddling; Belarus Says Mercenaries Were There to Interfere with August 9 Presidential Election; Lukashenko’s Ability to Win Election Not Clear; Scenario Similar to Winter 2014 Maidan Agitation Against Yanukovych Regime, which Triggered World Strategic Crisis; 

Putin Weakened After Fourth Week of Anti-Kremlin Demonstrations in Far Eastern City of Khabarovsk, Making Foreign Adventures Plausible; This Is Moscow’s Last Chance to Make Use of Their Puppet in White House;

Manhattan DA Vance Tells Federal Judge He Wants Years of Trump’s Tax Return, Going Beyond Illegal Hush Money for Stormy and Playmate to Include “Extensive and Protracted Criminal Conduct”;

GOP Would Exempt Wealthy Interests from Liability for Pandemic Deaths and Offer Fatcats Deductibility Business Meals: Thanks to “Populists,” The Three-Martini Lunch Rides Again;

Depression Ahead: If Trump Really Intends to Block Extra Support for Jobless While Doing Nothing to Keep People in Homes and Wrecking US Postal Service, Severe Internal Collapse of US Can Result; US Dollar Has Fallen 10% Since Top Reached in March; 

Breaking: Day of Resistance Pushes Back Against Trump’s Back to School Decree

1
Aug 2020

August 1, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

Senate GOP Lets $600 Extra Jobless Benefit for Jobless Lapse as Moscow Mitch and Minions Take Weekend Off; Trump’s Open Season on Tenants, Renters, Utility Customers Now in High Gear; Mystery: As Final Agony of Party Looms, What Do Republicans Imagine They Are Going to Run On?

As Domestic Consumer Market Collapses, Wall Street Zombie Banks Are in Trouble Due to Some $250 Trillion in Toxic Derivatives; Fueled by Fed’s Repo Largesse, Hedge Fund Hyenas Now Imitating 1998 Derivative Excesses of Long Term Capital Management in Speculative Basis Trades; LCTM Bought $6.2 Trillion of Derivatives Using Just $11 Billion of Its Own Capital; Gold Price Nears $2,000;  

Trump Widely Branded as Fascist Across the Spectrum; His Attacks of Elections Confirm His Belief He Will Lose the Next One;

In GOP, Reborn “Deficit Hawks,” “Fiscal Conservatives,” Devotees of Traditional Elections, Critics of Deploying Armed Fascist Goons into Cities, and Skeptics about Obscurantist Quack Doctors Are All Signs That Trump’s Hypnotic Spell Over Party is Weakening;

Sabotaging United States Mail is Federal Crime: Time to Investigate Trump and Postmaster General DeJoy for Actions to Cripple Voting by Mail with Delaying Tactics Designed to Prevent Ballots from Arriving on Time; Impeach DeJoy Now to Stop Disruption!

Gen. McCaffrey Estimates Seattle Area Violent Anarchist Crazies at about 150; Portland Court House Chaos Quiets Down After Local Cops Clear Adjacent Parks Thursday Morning;

Breaking: Kushner’s Malignant Neglect of Covid Testing Efforts in Blue States Based on White House Creed That Dem Lives Do Not Matter; Tactic Seen as Way to Weaken Democratic G0vernors; Dr. Deborah Birx Emerging as Key Enabler for Trump Gang; “Not My Voters,” Says Don; Get Your Absentee Ballot if You’ve Had Enough!

31
Jul 2020

July 30, 2020

Trump Proposes Delay of November 3 Presidential Election, Eliciting Wave of Revulsion Across Political Spectrum; No President Has This Power; Even Parts of Trump Machine Rebel: Steven Calabresi, Founder of Federalist Society, Calls Trump Tweet “Fascistic” and “Grounds for President’s Immediate Impeachment Again and Removal from Office by the Senate”; Indeed: Anybody Supporting Trump’s Illegal, Unconstitutional, and Unprecedented Attack on Voting is Not Conservative, But Fascist; Unlikely Outcome: Calabresi Thus Outflanks Chomsky on the Left in Taxonomy of Trump Fascism;

As Lincoln Said After Winning the November 1864 Election: “…This Election Was a Necessity. We Cannot Have Free Government without Elections; If the Rebellion Could Force Us to Forego or Postpone a National Election It Might Fairly Claim To Have Already Conquered and Ruined Us”;

US GDP Collapses by 33% under Year Ago, While First-Time Jobless Claims Rise to 1.434 Million; Trump Has Delivered Worst US Economic Performance in All of History; His Hopes for Pre-November Upswing Largely Dashed;

At Lewis Funeral in Atlanta, Obama Issues Stirring Call for Voting Rights, Starting with Defense of US Postal Service Against Trump-DeJoy Sabotage to Permit Voting by Mail in Pandemic; Time to Enact John Lewis Voting Rights Act to Replace Gutted 1965 Voting Rights Act; In Addition, US Needs Automatic Registration, More Polling Places, Extended Early Voting, Election Day as Federal Holiday, End of Gerrymandering, End of the Jim Crow Filibuster, and Full Voting Rights for Puerto Rico and District of Columbia;

Machiavelli: Partisan Conflict Channeled Into Government Did Not Weaken Rome, but Made Her Great;

Breaking: Moscow Mitch Sends Senate Home Again Without Securing $600 Weekly Jobless Supplement or Safeguards against Eviction and Foreclosure!

30
Jul 2020

July 29, 2020

In France, Construction Finally Begins on $23 Billion ITER Fusion Reactor, Which Aims at Harnessing the Power of the Sun, Opening Limitless Potential for Cheap and Abundant Energy, with Zero Carbon Footprint in Everyday Operations; France’s President Macron Hails International Project of 35 Nations as Key to Future World Peace; US Under Trump Participates, But As Also-Ran, Not as Leader; International Media Like Deutsche Welle and BBC Cover Event, but US Networks Fail to Join In;

Great US National Asset for Fusion Power is Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory; PPPL Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor Hit Peak Power of 10.7 Million Watts and World Record 510 Million Degrees in 1994; Major National Effort Needed to Make Up for Time Lost to Budget Austerity;

On Energy Policy, Biden Must Beware Faction of Rent Seekers in Democratic Party Who Insist on Expensive and Polluting Windmills and Solar Cells and Vilify Nuclear Fission Energy; US Must Assert Leadership In Modern Nuclear Technology, Or Else Face Russian and Chinese World Domination Based on Nuclear Pre-Eminence;

Feckless Oregon Governor Brown and Sinister DHS Secretary Wolf Attempt De-Escalation of Portland Court House Standoff; Oregon State Police to Protect Federal Buildings; Growing Awareness Among Dems that Violent Anarchists Posing as Leftists Are Precious Assets for Trump; Portland Oregonian Calls on Protesters to Move Elsewhere in Portland, Removing Trump’s Pretext; 

As NSC Director, Susan Rice Failed Test of Russian Interference in Summer 2016, Blocking Staff Members Who Wanted to Give Obama Options for Effective Retaliation in Cyber, Information, and Finance Realms to Stop GRU Attacks; She Thus Exacerbated Obama’s Passivity and Conflict-Averse Approach, Leading to US Indecision and Impotence;

Breaking: Alarm Over Trump’s Stealth Attack on US Postal Service; His Hand-Picked Postmaster General and Saboteur DeJoy Wants to Orchestrate Crisis of USPS, Cutting Hours, Delaying Deliveries, and Shutting down Post Offices as Prelude to Catastrophic Privatization; Voting by Mail is Threatened!

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Jul 2020

July 28, 2020

Obama, Clinton, and Carter Should Issue Call to Protest Movement Saluting Achievements, Condemning Violent Infiltrators, and Urging Transition to Getting Real Police and Social Reform by Regime Change at Ballot Box;

Urgent to Deprive Trump and Republicans of Specious Law and Order Demagogy; Vast Energies of the Black Lives Matter Reform Movement Should Now Be Channeled Into Winning November Elections, Ousting Trump, and Flipping the Senate; 

Two Former US Attorneys from Michigan and Alabama Confirm That Moving the Anarchists Away from the Portland Federal Court Would Remove Any Legal Rationale for Trump’s Deployment; 

Seattle Times Reports White Anarchist Provocateurs Intimidate Black Community Activists Who Reject Demands for Arson; 

Rep. Clyburn Reports that His Last Conversation with Rep. Lewis Centered on How Civil Rights Movement of 1960s Was “Hijacked” and “Derailed” by Ultra-Left “Burn Baby Burn” Demagogues;

Senate Must Finally Pass Pelosi’s HEROES Act to Deliver Pandemic Relief;

Breaking: Minneapolis Star-Tribune Reports “Umbrella Man” Who Broke Store Windows to Trigger Looting is Suspected Aryan Cowboy Out to Stoke Violence and Discredit Demonstrators; AG Ellison Says 7 Agents Provocateurs Identified: Is Barr Directing COINTELPRO against Resistance?

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Jul 2020

July 27, 2020

China’s Multi-Decade Free Ride of Appeasement is Ending: Japan, Australia, India, and US Join In Naval Drills Across South China Sea and Indian Ocean; Reports Say India Has Re-Targeted Part of Nuclear Arsenal against Beijing Aggressors; US Bureaucracy Launches Multiple Crackdowns on Espionage Agents of People’s Liberation Army; Showing Scant Concern for 3 Million Uighurs in Concentration Camps, New York Times Thinks Only “Hawks” Object to Crimes of Chinese Communist Party; Trump Out to Lunch With Braxton Bragg;

Moscow Mitch Wants to Cut Weekly Emergency Jobless Benefit For From $600 to $200, Followed by Reduction to 70% of Income; A Mere $100 Billion to Protect Nation’s Schools Against Pandemic; Ceiling of $1 Trillion Makes Entire Package a Cruel Hoax; Schumer Slams Proposal as Half-Hearted, Half Baked, Too Little and Too Late; No Hint of Hill Action to Block More Evictions, Foreclosures, and Utilities Cutoffs; Half of GOP Senators Said to Oppose Any New Relief Bill; 

Suspicion Grows About What Forces Are Deploying Violent Anarchist Provocateurs in Ways So Helpful to Trump Campaign; Some See False Flag Contingents Operating in Gang/Countergang Mode; More Senseless Riots in Portland and Seattle; County Courthouse Torched In Oakland; Rioters Urged to Wear MAGA Hats and Trump Buttons, Since That Is Who They Are Helping;

Honest Demonstrators Have Made Their Point and Should Re-Orient towards Defeating Trump at Polls, Since Without His Ouster Absolutely No Progress Can Be Realized

25
Jul 2020

July 25, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

100 Days Before General Election, and with Biden Ahead by 9%, Trump Declares Bankruptcy by Calling Off Republican National Convention; Self-Described World-Class Business Executive Proves Unable to Organize Quadrennial Political Rite in Unprecedented Failure; Sources Warn That GOP Bosses Will Cut Funding to Trump by Labor Day if His Polls Do Not Improve;

GOP Senators Leave Washington without Halting Foreclosures and Evictions, and without Securing Vital $600 per Week Supplement to Jobless Benefits; Tens of Millions of Renters Now Face Homelessness during Pandemic; Another Reason Why GOP Deserves Extinction; 

Retaliating for Shutdown of Houston Espionage Center, Beijing Orders Closure of US Consulate in Chengdu; Bring It On: Status Quo Mainly Serves Communists, So Let Them Retaliate;

Trump Chats with Putin, but Says Nothing about Afghan Bounties; 

End of America First Lone Wolf Strategy: In Speech to London IISS, Pentagon’s Esper Celebrates Cooperation for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea; Naval Forces from India, Australia, and Japan Join with Reagan and Nimitz Carrier Groups in Philippine Sea and Indian Ocean; Solidarity of Philippines with Vietnam against Beijing’s Attacks on Fishing Fleets; Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, and France Provide Support; Naval Cooperation between Australia and India Shows New Geopolitical Reality while Dotard Defends Confederate Generals;

Hallelujah: Hard-Line MAGA Unilateralist Pompeo of Foggy Bottom Seeks Aid from United Nations, NATO, G-7, and G-20 to Deal with Chinese Communists; Trump Has No Ideology Left and Must Go;

White Anarchists and Provocateurs Have No Program but Torching Portland Federal Court House, Which Does Not Help Black Community; Apolitical Violence Is Crowding Out Authentic Black Issues; 

Breaking: Amid Discussion on Domestic Fascism and Whether Trump Will Leave Power After Election Defeat, Biden Condemns Trump’s Fear-Mongering About Mail-In Ballots as Attempt to Steal Vote; Don’s Talk of Sending Out 75,000 Feds Reveals Plan to Suppress Mass Protests After Coup; Save the US Postal Service!

24
Jul 2020

July 23, 2020

Eleven Republican Congressional Candidates Support Q-Anon Lunatic Fringe Theory to Which Gen. Flynn Apparently Pledged Allegiance; Pro-Trump Fable Parodies Religious Outlook with Messianic Outlook, Last Judgment, and Idolatrous Worship of the Current Demagogue; Paranoid Cult Has Proven Durable, But Can It Withstand the Coming Impact of Numerous Deaths in Family and Neighborhood; 

Obsession with Pedophilia is Traditional Feature of Such Myths Going Back to 1490s Demagogue Savonarola in Florence, Italy after Fall of Medici Dynasty; Mystical Friar Saw Child Abuse As Main Domestic Policy Issue of His Personal Dictatorship, Which Lasted Only a Couple of Years; His Need to Prove His Authenticity to the Mob by Performing Miracles Was His Undoing; Trump Promises Return to Prosperity and End of Pandemic by Eve of Vote, But Don’t Hold Your Breath;

Moscow Mitch and Trump Can’t Agree On Next Disaster Relief Bill; Revived Tea Party Fanatics Want to Cut Vital Extra Jobless Benefit from $600 Per Week to Just $100, Reducing Entire Bill to Below $1 Trillion; Trump Still Demands Killer Cuts In FICA Payroll Tax, the Basis of Social Security and Medicare; Temporary Curbs on Evictions and Foreclosures Will Expire on Friday and Saturday, Bringing More Social Chaos; Real Defunder of Police and Schools is GOP, which Still Refuses to Provide Money for States Authorized in Pelosi’s HEROES Bill;

Trump Chats With Weakened Putin on Phone as Russia Deploys New Anti-Satellite Weapon into Space; 

Mainland China Is Sending War Planes Close to Taiwan Daily; Two US Aircraft Carrier Groups Now Operating in South China Seas, Defying Claims of Xi Regime

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Jul 2020

July 22, 2020

Public Awareness of Fascism Grows, But Where Are the Countermeasures?

“Operation Legend”: In Blatant Violation of the Tenth Amendment, Trump Orders Federal Forces to Intervene in Chicago, Albuquerque, and Kansas City; His Claim that November Election Will Be Rigged Against Him Is Now an Ominous Daily Mantra;

Best Model for Illegal Deployment is Reichschancellor von Papen’s Prussian Coup d’État of July 1932, Which Paralyzed Prussian Police Resistance Against Nazis and Prepared Hitler Putsch a Few Months Later; Indispensable Ingredient was Violent Clashes in Hamburg-Altoona Between NSDAP Storm Troopers and KPD Ultra-Left Crazies; Democratic Leaders Must Find Means to Prevent Violent Anarchist Provocateurs Steered by Shadowy Forces from Making It Easier for White House to Occupy US Cities; Chicago Needs Defenses Against Gun Influx from Surrounding Reactionary States, Notably Indiana; Reckless Talk of Defunding Police Is A Gift to Trump’s Chances;

Long Overdue: State Department Orders Shutdown of Communist Chinese Embassy in Houston over Accusations of Technology Theft and Fomenting Subversion inside US; Papers Burned in Courtyard, as in December 1941; Beijing’s Prime Target Was Covid Vaccine Research; 

Russian Reporter Says Weakened Putin Now Faces Mass Protests over Coming Months; Alternative is Lunge for Kazakhstan, Belarus, or Ukraine to Rebuild Popularity;

Breaking: Defense Secretary Esper Warns Beijing that US Military Isn’t “Going to Be Stopped by Anybody” from Operating in the International Waters of the South China Sea; Pentagon Chief Fears DHS Little Green Men Will Be Confused with US Military

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Jul 2020

July 21, 2020

Biden Warns Russia, China, and All Others to Stop Meddling in US Elections; Promises “Substantial and Lasting Costs on State Perpetrators” in Form of “Financial Sector Sanctions, Asset Freezes, Cyber Responses and the Exposure of Corruption”; 

With Trump Appearing More and More as Condemned to Defeat in November, Many Foreign Populist Demagogues Hostile to US See Last Chance Over Coming Months to Cash in on Their Investments in the Pushover Appeaser in the White House; Beware Direct Attacks on US Interests and/or Moves to Upend World Geopolitics;

Israel’s Netanyahu, along with Putin a Great Beneficiary of the Don Debacle, is Scrambling to Annex One Third of the West Bank of the Jordan River While Trump, Pompeo, and Kushner Are Still in Power; Move Is Illegal Under UN Charter No Matter What US Attitude Might Be; During July, Multiple Explosions in Iran Have Hit Five Targets in Tehran Area, plus Petrochemical Plant, Power Plant, and Half a Dozen Ships at Port of Bushehr Near Nation’s Only Nuclear Power Reactor; Explosion at Natanz Centrifuge Facility Might; Delay Nuclear Program by 1-2 Years; Israeli Attack Might Embroil US In Mideast War with Field Marshal Bone Spurs in Command;

Putin’s Referendum on Extending His Dictatorship Has Revealed Unexpected Weakness; Centripetal Forces Grip Russian Regions, Starting with Normally Docile Khabarovsk in Far East, Where Governor of Opposition Party RLDP Was Arrested and Dragged to Moscow, Triggering Days of Anti-Putin, Anti-Moscow Demonstrations Flying Regional, Not Russian, Flags; Kremlin May Be Considering a Domestic Crackdown, Or More Likely a Bid to Seize Belarus, an Adventure Fraught With Peril

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Jul 2020

July 20, 2020

Trump Again Refuses to Pledge Acceptance of November 2020 Election Results; New Wave of Fascistization as Trump Prepares to Send Lawless DHS Gangs Into Major American Cities: Detroit, Baltimore, Chicago, New York, Oakland, and Philadelphia To Be Treated Like Conquered Territory; Acting DHS Secretary Chad Wolf Flaunts Brazen Violation of Tenth Amendment in Portland; Democratic Officials Must Recognize That Violent Anarchists Play Key Provocateur Role in Domestic Fascism, and Should Be Neutralized; 

Parallels Abound to July 1932 Nazi Coup Against Social Democratic Braun-Severing Government in Prussia (Preußenschlag), Where Putschists Cited Continuing Violent Unrest Between Storm Troopers and Communists in Germany’ Largest State as Pretext for Seizing Control and Ruling by Decree;

As Congress Returns from Recess, Trump Still Demanding Payroll Tax (FICA) Holiday to Wreck Social Security and Medicare, But Some in GOP See Their Own Defeat and Get Cold Feet; GOP Targets $600 Weekly Supplement for Unemployment Benefits; Trump Seeks to Eliminate Money for Covid Testing; 

Maryland Governor Hogan Is Still a Republican, and Seeks to Suppress November Vote to Help His State GOP Survive Tsunami;

Trump, Joined by Reactionary Media, Shamelessly Tries to Distort Biden Energy Proposals; Don’t Believe a Word Coming from Regime!

Honoring Rep. John Lewis, a Hero of Our Time

18
Jul 2020

July 18, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

Very Fabric of US Society Threatened by Trump’s Lunatic Policies on Covid, Housing, Police Reform, and Disaster Relief; Time to Fight Eviction Catastrophe with Moratorium for Renters in Arrears: Current Temporary Ban on Evictions from Rental Units with Federal Mortgages Set to Expire on July 24 (July 26 in New York), Threatening Social Chaos as Tens of Millions of Tenants Risk Being Thrown Out on the Street in Midst of Deadly Pandemic, After One Third Could Not Pay June Rent; 

Harris Presents Relief Bill with National Freeze on All Evictions and Foreclosures; No Increases in Rent, No Credit Downgrades, and No Cutoffs of Electricity, Gas, Water; $100 Billion in Rental Assistance Included in HEROES Act; 

Death Cult: GOP Can’t Hide Contempt for American People, Still Stalling on Next Relief Bill; Mitch & Co. Demand End to the $600 Weekly Extra Jobless Benefit Which Has Saved Part of Middle Class; In Latest WaPo Poll, 38% Approve of Trump’s Management of Pandemic, with 60% Disapproving; GOP Operatives Panic as They Observe Don “Free Falling into Political Abyss”;

And Not Just Trump: World-Historical Task for November 2020 is the Extinction of the Republican Party as National Political Force; Senate is Now within Reach, with Virtually All GOP Senators Acting as Accomplices of Benedict Donald; No White House Response to GRU Russian Rampage of Afghan Bounties and Covid Hacks

Trump Sycophants Masquerading as Governors, Like DeSantis (FL), Abbot (TX), Ducey (AZ), Kemp (GA), and Noem (SD) Dakota, Have Cynically Sacrificed Lives and Health in Their States to Demonstrate Subservience to Trump and Must Go; 

Breaking: Oregon Governor Demands Pullout of Trump’s Rogue Soldatesca; Nadler Accuses Barr of Attempted Bribery of former Manhattan US Attorney Berman

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Jul 2020

July 16, 2020

Biden Leading Trump by 52% to 40%, NBC-WSJ Poll Finds; 50% Say They Will Never Vote for Trump No Matter What Happens, Compared to 37% Who Reject Biden; 72% See US on Wrong Track on Trump’s Watch; CNBC Poll Sees Trump’s Approval at Record Low of 45% In Battleground States, with 59% Saying Pandemic is Getting Worse; Quinnipiac Finds Trump’s Overall Approval at Just 36%; Average of Polls Gives Biden Lead of Just Under 9%; 

More on the French Revolution: The Upheaval of 1789-1794 as the Destabilization of Europe’s Strongest Land Power by British Free Trade and Venetian Libertine/Libertarian Networks and Culture; The Secret of the “Long Live Liberty” Chorus Scene in Mozart’s Don Giovanni: The Liberty Invoked is Not that of Jefferson, but of Marquis de Sade…or of Epstein; Clergy and Nobility Exempt from Taxation;

The Queen’s Necklace Scandal Used to Discredit Marie Antoinette, Carried Out by the Venetian Operative and Mountebank Cagliostro; The Vilification of Marie Antoinette at Her Treason Trial by the Ultra-Left Hébert, Who Accused Her of Pedophilia; Her Character Assassination by Scurrilous Pamphlets or Libelles; 

Behind the Outlawing of Christianity, the Intrigues of Danton in His Bitter Struggle for Power with Robespierre; Robespierre as Freemason and Follower of Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s Doctrine the Popular Will; Rousseau’s Enormous Influence Today through Marx and Freud; The Durable Police Minister Fouché, the Bill Barr of the Epoch, Who Ran Police State Repression for the Directory, the Consulate, and the Napoleonic Empire;

Breaking: US, UK, Canada Denounce Russian Intel for Hacking Secrets of Coronavirus Research; Trump Silent

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Jul 2020

July 15, 2020

Midsummer Survey of Urgent Issues Some Four and a Half Months Before the Hour of Destiny: Trump’s Attack on CDC Endangers Human Lives at Home and Abroad; Only the November Election Can Force a Return to Rational Policy; Trump’s Profile Amounts to Provoking Race War, But How Many Takers Will He Find Among His Weary and Disappointed Followers?; Barr Is Busy Preparing Putsch Plans; Moribund GOP, like NSDAP of April 1945, Increasingly Assumes the Aspect of a Death Cult; Intense Ferment Among the Students of New York City, with Focus on Generation Z Undergraduates: Much Energy and Some Cynicism About Democrats; Big Question: Will They Vote, and Will Ultra-Lefts Act Responsibly by Supporting Biden?

Retrospective on Mueller after His Op-Ed: Enough to Save Country from Many Catastrophic Policies by Pinning Trump Down and Boxing Him In, But Too Narrow and Not Following the Money Enough To Secure the Needed Removal from Office;

On Tax Day, US Is Still Suffering from the Dastardly GOP Tax Scam of December 2017, A Key Factor In the Immiseration of US Public Health and a Major Threat to the Financial Resilience of the American Middle Class; Trump’s Populist Promises a Mockery;

More Courageous than Most Pundits, Mary Trump Tells Her Wayward Uncle Don to Resign

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Jul 2020

July 14, 2020

In Hopeful Sign for Western Unity Against the Neo-Maoists of Beijing, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Accepts US Advice that Chinese Communications Technology Cannot Be Trusted After Hong Kong Crackdown in Light of Self-Declared Totalitarian State; Huawei Purchases Will Be Banned After January; Huawei Products Must Be Removed Completely from 5G Networks by 2027; Move Reverses UK Policy Trend towards Appeasement After October 2012 Visit to London by Tyrant Xi, Suggesting that British May Be Giving Up on Post-Brexit Strategy of Serving as Bankers for Beijing; Pandemic Has Made Chinese Communist Party Weaker, Not Stronger, as Claimed by New York Times; Trump’s Sole Contribution: To Revive ZTE When It Was Virtually Bankrupt;

France Marks Bastille Day this July 14 with Special Recognition for Doctors, Nurses, and Other Front Line Forces Fighting Pandemic;

Pre-1789 France Shows Dangers of Letting the Legal Country Diverge from the Real Country; 2% of the Population in the First and Second Estates Could Overrule the Third Estate with 98% of the Population; Many Tendencies of US Government Going in Same Direction Because of Bad Supreme Court Decisions, Voter Suppression, and Gerrymandering; The Role of the British-French Eden Trade Treaty in Wrecking the French Economy and Unleashing Unrest; The Tennis Court Oath of June 1789 Directly Influenced by the US Declaration of Independence; the Free Market Insanity of the Girondins, Who Demanded War to Keep Up the Prices of State Bonds, and Fought Against Price Controls on Bread Despite an Orgy of Speculation and Hoarding; Sinister Influence of the Cabal of the Libertines, Including the Venetian Operative Giacomo Casanova

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Jul 2020

July 13, 2020

The Onrushing August Crisis Takes Shape: Pandemic Conditions Worsen in Most States, With Dramatic Deterioration in Florida, Texas, Arizona, and California; Trump’s Re-Opening Bandwagon Goes Into Reverse In Numerous Places, with Even Republican Governors Forced to Relent; After Debacle by Secretary DeVos on Sunday Shows, Rejection Front Emerges Against Coercing Children Back to School While Virus is Spreading; Economic Breakdown Looms as Barriers to Foreclosures, Evictions, and Utility Cutoffs Will Shortly Be Lifted, and Emergency Aid in CARES Act Runs Out; GOP Still Blocking Police Reform, While Agitation to Defund Police Departments Goes On; China’s Role in Incidents From San Diego to Taiwan to Ladakh in the Himalayas Raises Strategic Tensions; Amidst All This Chaos, Presidency and Senate Are Crippled by Breakup of GOP; Energized by the Collapse of Institutions, Lunatic Fringe is on the March;

Cloud of Suspicion Darkens over Fire on USS Bonhomme Richard, So Similar to the Fate of the Troop Ship Normandie in New York Harbor Just After Pearl Harbor;

The Coup d’État in American History: A Key Phase Centers on the Defeatist General George McClellan, a Pro-Slavery New Jersey Democrat Who Wanted to Negotiate with Southern Elites; When Lincoln Signed the Emancipation Proclamation, He Risked a Coup d’État by McClellan and His Camarilla of Army Officers; At Least One Staff Officer Was Cashiered for Discussing Putsch Scenarios; Later, Gen. Hooker Also Talked of Military Rule!

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Jul 2020

July 11, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

August Cataclysm Looms with Convergence of Crises: Existing CARES Act Federal Assistance to Families and Businesses Will Run Out as Protections Against Evictions and Foreclosures Expire; Simultaneously, New Onslaught of Covid Infections Threatens More Deaths, Stay at Home Orders, and Disruption; Police Reform Still Blocked by GOP; Worst of All, Executive Branch is Crippled So Severely as to Invite Foreign Attack;

Moving to Fill Void Left by Trump’s Abject Failure to Deliver on “America First” Jobs and Wages, Biden Advances Parts of Economic Recovery Program Using Federal Procurement to Mandate $400 Billion of Purchases of US-Made Materials, Equipment, and Services, Plus $300 Billion in Research and Development in Artificial Intelligence, Electric Vehicles, and Advanced Technologies; Program Will Be Paid for by Rolling Back Much of the 2017 GOP Tax Scam Cut in Corporate Taxes, Capital Gains, etc.; 

Biden Still Needs Program of Job Creation on Model of Harry Hopkins’ Works Progress Administration (WPA), which Saved 3.5 Million Unemployed with Families in Depths of Depression; New Version of FDR’s Reconstruction Finance Corporation is Required to Speed Payout of Coming HEROES Act;

Mass Eviction of 28 Million Households Looms at Start of August, along with Tidal Wave of Foreclosures on Homes, Farms, and Businesses; HEROES Act Has $100 Billion of Rental Assistance but Is Blocked by Mitch; Biden Wants $640 Billion Over Ten Years in Housing Construction; 

Covid Deaths May Now Rise Commensurate with Spikes of Cases and Hospitalizations

Breaking: Trump Commutes Roger Stone’s Jail Time as Michael Cohen Is Forced Back to Prison; Now Let’s See the Department of Justice Mutiny Feared by Barr!

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Jul 2020

July 9, 2020

Supreme Court Rejects Trump’s Contention That He Is Absolutely Immune to Subpoenas; His Tax Returns and Business Records Can Eventually Be Seen In Part By House Committees and New York District Attorney, But Only After More Legal Battles in Lower Courts and Likely After the Election; His Appointees Gorsuch and Kavanaugh Join Majority in 7 to 2 Finding, Weakening GOP Theory of Packing Court With Reliable Reactionary Jurists; But Beware Supremes in Case of Trump November Coup;

Recalling the Battle of Monocacy, July 9, 1864, Known as the Battle that Saved Washington, When a Rag-Tag Union Force Under Gen. Lew Wallace (Author of Ben-Hur) Delayed Confederates Under Early for a Single Decisive Day, Saving Washington From Destruction and US From Possible British-French Intervention; Re-Enforcements from Grant Soon Arrived to Protect Capital; President Lincoln Under Fire On Parapet of Fort Stevens on Georgia Avenue

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Jul 2020

July 8, 2020

Supreme Court Expected to Announce Rulings Relating to Trump’s Taxes on Thursday; Outcome Is Made More Dramatic by Struggle Over Publication of Mary Trump’s Memoir; Alleged Tax Evasion by Trump and Siblings Is Issue in Mary Trump’s Refusal to Be Bound by Non-Disclosure Agreement Drawn Up After Family Dispute Regarding Fred Trump’s Will; If Supremes Pander to Don, Naming More Non-Fascist Judges Will Be Mandatory Starting Next Year; 

Trump’s Order to Open All Local Schools Violates Tenth Amendment and Must Be Rejected; 

In Debate About Political Strategy, Identity Groups Are Obsolete, Since None Can Hope to Extract Meaningful Concessions from the Wall-Street Centered Ruling Class without the Broadest United Front Unity; “Burn Baby Burn” Rhetoric Cannot Succeed; Mass Traction Economic Demands Are Imperative, Not Symbolic or Cultural Gestures;

Calls for Free Inquiry and Open Discussion Need to Corporate the Overriding National Priority of Removing Trump, Since Any Continuation of the Current Regime Virtually Guarantees Full-Blown Fascism by Christmas;

Breaking: Predictions of Disaster If Moscow Mitch Fails to Enact Federal Law Modeled on Fraser-Lemke Act Halting Evictions and Foreclosures for the Duration of the Crisis; Senate Must Pass Pelosi’s HEROES Act and Provide Cash Support!

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Jul 2020

July 7, 2020

Still Waiting For Supreme Court to Decide Whether Congress and New York Prosecutors Can Examine Trump’s Tax Returns; Will Wednesday Finally Be The Day?;

Despot Xi’s Military Aggression and Dictatorial Strivings in Hong Kong Are Generating a World Backlash, with Relations Deteriorating Fast with India, the Philippines, Great Britain, Australia and Others; Main Missing Ingredient is a US President Capable of Assembling a Defensive Coalition Against the Chinese Communist Party; All Pompeo Can Manage is a Threat to Ban Tik Tok;

Fox News Exploiting Incidents That Seem Designed to Shock Middle Class Voters and Get Them to Take a Second Look at the Execrated Trump:

Seattle CHOP Enclave Tried To Establish A Juridical Vacuum as Anarchist Paradise, But Promises of Harmony Could Not Prevent Two Shooting Deaths and Several Wounded; CHOP Was Magnet for Underworld and Homeless; Democratic City Council, Mayor, and Governor Must Learn That Yielding to Ochlocracy Spells Political Destruction;

200 Heavily Armed Black Militants Protest at Stone Mountain, Georgia, Site of Huge Bas-Relief Tribute to Top Confederate Traitors; But As Fox Emphasis on Theme Shows, Statue Protests Have Passed Point of Diminishing Returns; 

Public Intellectuals Awaken to the Dangers of Ideological Sectarianism Among Establishment Media, Academics, and Publishing; But Watchword Today Is Not Free Inquiry, But Defeat Trump!

US Media Lose Interest in Blockbuster Charges of Russian Bounties for Taliban Killers of US Soldiers

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Jul 2020
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Jul 2020

July 4, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

How Long Will the Failed Trump Regime Be Allowed to Undermine the Nation? His Support is Dwindling Among Many of His Plutocratic Backers; When Will This Lame Duck Face Reality and Resign? Watching the Ghislaine Maxwell Case, and Still Waiting for the Supreme Court’s Decisions on Two Subpoenas for His Personal and Business Federal Tax Returns;

On Independence Day, New Economic Recovery Policies Are Needed to Deal With Racial Tensions and Economic Collapse to Establish National Unity: Material Basis of Freedom and Equality Requires a $20 Minimum Wage, Federal Job Creation on WPA/PWA Model Financed by the Fed; Hospitals and Doctors, Modern Public Housing, Mass Transit, and Trillions for Public Works; Practical Equality Is Not Just a Matter of Condemning Racist Attitudes, But Means Ending Poverty, Immiseration, Unemployment, and Exclusion, a Tasks Which Require A United Assault on Wall Street Power; No More Class Dismissed for US Domestic Politics!

Amid New Interest in Alexander Hamilton, Politicians Must Pay Attention to His Economics of Dirigism as Set Forth in Classic Reports on Public Credit, the Bank of the United States, and on Manufacturing; The Context of Assassin and Arch-Traitor Aaron Burr’s Failed Bid for the Presidency in 1800 and Later Attempted Coup d’État with Help from Andrew Jackson;

July 4 Best Wishes to All!

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Jul 2020

July 2, 2020

Ghislaine Maxwell of Epstein Clique Arrested in New Hampshire; Why Was She Still in US?; Is Her Potential Testimony Another Tool for Convincing Trump to Accept an Agnew-Style Plea Deal and Finally Quit White House?; Just Before Independence Day, Washington Remains Fixated on When Discredited Trump Will Finally Leave ; 

Reports From Subcontinent Suggest That New Large-Scale Clash Between New Delhi and Beijing May Be Question of Weeks or Months; Communist Repression of Hong Kong’s Freedoms Continues; UK Ready to Accept 3 Million Refugees, With Australia Also Opening Door; No Offer So Far From Chief Xenophobe Trump; Xi Government Considers Any Comment On Their Actions An Intolerable Provocation, In Practice Demanding The Right to Censor the World; Taiwan Is Vigilant;

Massive Resurgence of Covid Virus: If You Want to Live to See August 1, It Is Prudent to Stay Home on July 4;

Seattle Finally Shuts Down Anarchist CHOP Enclave, But Only After 2 Dead and Several Wounded; Closing Deprives Trump and Fox News One of Their Favorite Story Lines; Democratic Mayors Should Not Tolerate Repeat Performances; Feckless de Blasio Should Tax Wall Street to Get Money For Needed Social Programs;

On Eve of July 4, Balanced Consideration of American History Shows New York Times 1619 Project Is Deeply Distorted by Following William Lloyd Garrison’s Apolitical Tradition in Wrongly Demonizing the US Constitution; Garrison’s Errors Refuted by Political Abolitionist Salmon P. Chase, Who Helped Defeat Confederacy as US Secretary of Treasury and Chief Justice; The Decline of Slavery From Bunker Hill to Jefferson Reversed by British Demand for Cotton; Northwest Ordinance of 1787 Banned Slavery in Six Great Lakes States; 1620 Arrival of Mayflower at Plymouth Rock Still Worth Celebrating!

Happy Independence Day to All!

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Jul 2020

July 1, 2020

Another Urgent Reason Trump Must Resign Now: His Cowardice and Appeasement Could Encourage China to Gamble on Further Attacks against Taiwan or India While He Is Still in Office; Leadership Vacuum in White House Is Increasing War Danger;

NSC Director O’Brien Concedes That Report of Putin’s Contract Killings of US Forces in Afghanistan Has Appeared in Presidential Daily Briefing; As Usual, Benedict Donald Dismisses Matter as “Hoax”; Biden Brands Don’s Actions “Dereliction of Duty;

While Communists Mount Brutal Repression in Hong Kong, Mainland Aircraft Violate Taiwanese Airspace Eight Times; US Antisubmarine Planes Patrol Near Taiwan For Tenth Day; Trump Threatens to Veto Pentagon Appropriations Act to Defend His Favorite Confederate Traitors; Trump Must Warn His Pal Xi to Back Off;

Beijing May Be Seeking to Coerce India into Belt and Road (BARF), But India’s Ban on 59 Chinese Apps Is Powerful Counter to Xi’s “Made in China 2025” Plan for World Domination through Technological Monopoly; India’s Defense Capabilities Upgraded, with World’s Largest Volunteer Army;

As Total Cases Rocket Towards 130,000 and Daily Positives Exceed 50,000 For First Time, Texas, California, Arizona, Florida Head for Disaster; But Trump Reassures Nation Contagion Will “Just Disappear”;

Taiwan Completes 80 Days with Zero Indigenous Cases of Pandemic, but Is Excluded by From the EU List, Thanks to Pressure from China, Where Virus Is Far From Vanquished; but US Should Adopt Successful Taiwan Methods to Save Lives in Current Emergency;

Bernie Sanders’ Latest Push to Cut Defense Spending Is Not Realistic: Take the Money for Social Spending out of Wall Street’s Hide!

Breaking: NYT Study Shows A Covid Death in the Family Is One of Most Effective Forces In Convincing a Former MAGA to Dump Trump!

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Jul 2020

June 30, 2020

Communist Dictator Xi Imposes Totalitarian Security Law on Hong Kong, Ending Traditional Freedoms in Violation of “One Country, Two Systems” Principle Contained in Sino-British Treaty Signed by Thatcher; Joshua Wong and Other Pro-Democracy Leaders Flee Demosisto Party Just as It Dissolves to Escape Persecution; Free Nations Must Prepare to Receive Hong Kong Refugees; President Tsai of ROC on Taiwan Condemns Lawless Move by Beijing; Trump Silent, Still Hoping for Xi’s Illegal Help in November Election; 

Retaliating for China’s Himalayan Aggression, India Bans 59 Mainland Apps, Including Tik Tok; New Delhi Cites Stealing of Data and Sending It to Foreign Servers, Posing Threat to Indian National Security; Indian Market of 1.3 Billion Now Closed to Belt and Road Imperialists; Courageous Move Highlights Cowardly Appeasement of China by Trump; 

More Reports Buttress Accusations That Putin Uses Taliban Mercenaries To Kill US GIs in Afghanistan; First Warnings Date Back to Early 2019; Details Published in President’s Daily Briefing; Trump Briefed Directly by Bolton; 3 Slain US Marines Said To Have Been Targets; Funds Transfer Tracked from GRU Bank Account to Assassins; Background of Escalation: Putin Regime in Its “Worst Crisis of All Time” Due to Collapse of Oil Price, Worsening Pandemic, Growing Political Opposition, and Suicides of Doctors;

Still Waiting for Supreme Court Decision on 2 Cases Seeking Trump’s Tax Returns: A Great Chance for Power Brokers to Signal To Tenant of Oval That He Has Utterly Failed and Needs to Resign; 

Celebrating G.W. Leibniz, A Maker of Modern Civilization, Born July 1, 1626!

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Jun 2020

June 29, 2020

Institutional Combination for Trump’s Defeat Continues to Solidify as Events Torpedo Second Term; Trump’s Policy of Breakneck Re-Opening Going Into Reverse in Many States; Large Viral Pool Built Up During June Will Feed Pandemic Over Coming Weeks and Months; Comparisons with Collapse of LBJ Multiply;

Russian Bounties for Taliban Killers Are Eminently Plausible; Reports over Many Months Had Suggested Kremlin Was Arming Taliban vs US; New Phase of Contract Killings is Coherent with Weaker Position of Putin, Currently Campaigning to Secure Dictatorship Through 2036; 

Pentagon and Intelligence Community Appear Definitively Fed Up With Trump, with Multiple Sources Providing Confirmation of Russian Actions to NYT, WaPo, WSJ, NBC, Sky and Others; Any Pro-Trump Divisions Left?;

Equally Damning: White House Still Maintains That Trump Still Has Not Demanded Briefing on Russian Contract Killings – After Weekend of Golfing!

Supreme Court Rejection of Louisiana’s Restrictive Anti-Abortion Law is Welcome and May Signal Another Step in the Disintegration of Trumpism, But May Also Reflect Temporary Window-Dressing As Roberts & Co. Prepare to Vote for Trump in Main Event of November Coup!

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Jun 2020

June 27, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

At This Disastrous Pace, How Long Can Trump Stay in Office?

US Jobless Now Well Over 50 Million After 1.5 Initial Insurance Claims Last Week; GDP Drops at 5% Rate in First Quarter, with Worse to Come; Day of Reckoning Approaches by End of July: As CARES Act Begins to Expire, 12 Million Workers Are Threatened by Plunge into Abject Poverty; Moscow Mitch Must Pass Pelosi’s HEROES Act to Fund State Budgets and New Round of Cash Support for Families; Large Pork Sales to China Trigger 40% Increase in Meat Prices for US Consumer;

Trump Regime Confirms Support for Insane Lawsuit at Supreme Court Trying to Terminate Both Obamacare and Protections of Affordable Care Act, Including Ban on Discrimination against Pre-Existing Conditions and Ten Essential Medical Benefits; 

After America’s Worst Day of Spread in Current Pandemic, Trump Stooges Abbot of Texas and De Santis of Florida, Who Led Charge for Overhasty Re-Openings, Return to Restrictions in Two Biggest Republican States; Five O’Clock Follies Back in Town, With Pence Preaching “Do As We Say, Not as We Do” on Masks and Pledging Free Speech and Assembly, Just Not in Lafayette Park; 

Breaking: Shocked by Backlash in GOP, Trump Offers 2-Week Delay in Funding Cut for Testing Centers in Texas, But Will Still Slash Colorado, Illinois, New Jersey, and Battleground Pennsylvania by June 30; Feds Are Reportedly Hoarding $14 Billion Earmarked for Testing; Federal Appeals Court Again Stops Trump from Looting Pentagon Budget to Build His Border Wall;

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Jun 2020

June 25, 2020

Biden Slams Trump’s “Heartless” Support of GOP’s Lawsuit Seeking Total Destruction of Obamacare Law; Texas AG Is Flagship of Republican Quest to Bring Back Pre-Existing Conditions at Moment of Greatest Need; End of ACA Would End Ten Essential Medical Benefits, Triggering 30,000 to 40,000 Senseless Deaths; Biden Demands Trump Stop Supporting Genocidal Attack on ACA Health Care Serving Tens of Millions of Americans: He Predicts That In November, Voters Will Put An End to Don’s Crusade Against Health Care;

Biden Plan Includes Ceiling of 8.5% of Personal Income Spent on Health Care, Reduction of Prescription Drug Prices, and Fastest Possible Seamless Advance towards Universal Coverage

John C. Calhoun of South Carolina: Free Trader, Secessionist, Champion of Slavery and Nullification, and another Historical Figure Who Does Not Deserve the Honor of a Statue;

In Russia, Voting Starts in Referendum to Decide Whether Putin Can Stay in Power through 2036; Recent Moscow Elections Suggest Protest Vote Is Possible; 

Summary of Soviet and Russian Foreign Policy from End of World War I to German Attack of June 22, 1941; 

Breaking: House Passes George Floyd Bill for Police Reform, 236-181; Hurd, Upton, and Fitzpatrick of GOP Join Dems in Support

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Jun 2020

June 24, 2020

Two Trump Judges on DC Court of Appeals Order Judge Sullivan to Dismiss Charges Against Rogue Trump Official Flynn; 

In Majority Opinion by Trump Appointee Judge Neomi Rao, Legal Deference is Given to Assumption that Barr’s Justice Department Was Acting in Good Faith; No Good Reason to Doubt Motives of Barr Clique, Agrees Fellow Trump Appointee Judge Karen Henderson; Yet This Is Exactly The Absurdity At Issue, Especially Because of Flynn’s Two Guilty Pleas; Cogent Dissent by Judge Robert Wilkins Shows Case Requires Full En Banc Review By Multiple Judges; Otherwise, Case Can Be Re-Filed by Next Administration in January 2021;

Aaron Zelinsky, Prosecutor in Roger Stone Case, Is Adamant That White House Pressure Was Massively Applied to DoJ To Reduce Stone’s Sentence; Former Deputy AG Ayers Says Barr Is “Greatest Threat in My Lifetime to Our Rule of Law”; His Impeachment on Table; 

Sen. Scott’s GOP Police Reform Bill Fails to Advance in Senate; Toothless Measure Wanted Another Study of Choke Holds, Not the Needed Ban;

Declining Standards of Living in US After 1973 Are Basis of Brutalization of Culture and Public Life; Policy of Four Years of College for All Is Essential For US Success Against China in 21st Century; Time to Invest in Human Capital! 

Louis Gohmert’s Tap Day on the Hill

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Jun 2020

June 23, 2020

Trump Threatens Draconian Jail Terms For Damaging Statues of Traitors Like His Wretched Ego Ideal, the Slaveholder Andrew Jackson, Whose Equestrian Statue Still Disgraces Lafayette Park Opposite White House; Site Is Otherwise Reserved for Illustrious European Allies of American Revolution; Jackson Is Guilty of Illegal and Genocidal Trail of Tears Deportation of Five Peaceful Native American Tribes in 1830s; Jackson Blocked Maysville Road and Vital Infrastructure, Slowing Canals and Railroads That Could Have Promoted Unity Instead of Civil War; Jackson’s Wrecking of the Second Bank of the United States Set Stage for Panic of 1837, Which Bankrupted Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and Florida Territory After Bank of England Attacked Defenseless US;

“I Don’t Kid”—Despite Bland Assurances From McEnany, Navarro, and Assorted Prevaricators, Trump Insists He Was Not Joking When He Told Tulsa Gathering He Had Ordered Deliberate Slowdown of Virus Testing; WaPo Reports No More Federal Money For Testing Sites After June 30, Including in Hard-Hit Texas!; Congresswoman Garcia (D-TX) Protests to FEMA After Extension Was Refused; Containment Guru Kudlow States Categorically That There Will Be No Second Wave in Autumn; GOP Jacksonville Convention in Trouble;

Breaking: Asst. US Attorney Zelinksy Alleges Trump Obstructed Justice in Favor of His Crony Roger Stone

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Jun 2020

June 22, 2020

Trump’s Blatant Weakness Emerges: No Show of Force, But an Abject Fiasco in Deep Red Oklahoma; Don’s Base Is Finally Breaking as Frightened Older Voters Recoil; How Long Will Hill GOP Ignore the Massive Defections?; No States Can Now Be Considered Reliable; Nuremberg Rally as Model Campaign Event Is No Longer Viable; Trump Wanted Status of Six (Now Eight) Covid-Infested Advance Staffers Kept Secret; Too Bad for Those Who Might Have Succumbed; 

Some Who Deserve To Be Honored By Statues and/or Bases: Harriet Tubman, Grant, Sherman, Sheridan, Thomas, MacArthur, Lincoln, Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Nimitz, Farragut, Columbus, Tuskegee Airmen, and Lafayette Park’s Steuben, Rochambeau, Kosciusko, and Lafayette Himself; Schiller (in Central Park), Dante (in DC’s Meridian Hill Park);

Do Not Deserve Statues or Bases: Theodore Roosevelt, Andrew Jackson, Gen. Albert Pike, R.E. Lee, Jefferson Davis, James P. Buchanan, Jeb Stuart, Nathan Bedford Forest (Nashville);

Watch Democrats’ Fratricide Caucus in Tuesday’s Primaries;

Recalling the Nazi Operation Barbarossa vs the Soviet Union, June 22, 1941;

Breaking: Secret Service Orders Reporters to Leave White House Grounds in Early Evening

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Jun 2020

June 20, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

Just as Bolton Memoir Again Confirms Trump’s Servile Relation to Despot Xi, Chinese Communists Launch Rampage of Aggression Along Multiple Axes;

In Himalayas, Beijing’s Troops Attack India’s Strategic Road Serving Key Airbase in Ladokh Opposite Chinese-Occupied Tibet, Near Northernmost Point of India; Presence of New Delhi’s Forces on Their Own Territory Seen as Challenge to Communist “Belt and Road” Imperialism;

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Reveals Protracted Hacking Attack on Nation’s Critical Infrastructure by “Sophisticated State-Based Cyber-Actor;” Defense Minister Says Assault Is “Increasing in Frequency, Scale, in Sophistication and in its Impact”; Damage Inflicted on All Levels of Government, Industry, Political Organizations, Education, Health Care, and Essential Services, All of Whom Are Implementing Defenses; Prime Suspect Is China, with Beijing’s Growing Hostility Linked to Australia’s Call for International Probe into Origin of Pandemic Virus; US Must Support Treaty Ally and Five Eyes Member;

Amid Reports of Chinese Attempts to Steal Covid Vaccine Secrets, 54 Research Grantees Are Ousted From National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda; 133 Face Firing For Hiding Payments from Beijing’s Thousand Talents Project; Communist Regime Humiliated by Second Wave and Lockdown in Beijing Despite Xi’s Braggadocio 

Bolton Memoir Distributed Worldwide; DC Federal Judge Says DoJ Moved Too Late, Since Horse Is Already Out of the Barn

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Jun 2020

June 18, 2020

Bolton Memoir Exposes Soybean Peddler Trump’s Eager Endorsement of Tyrant Xi’s System of Concentration Camps for 3 Million Uighurs, Hui, and other Moslems in East Turkestan (aka Xinkiang Province); Image of Trump As Useful Idiot of Beijing Groveling to Sell Farm Crops to Please Iowa Farmers Wrecks GOP’s Demagogic Strategy For November; Insider Report Confirms TWSP’s March 2016 View of Trump;

Enraged by His Usual Squabbles About Defense Spending, Trump Came Within Minutes of Crashing Out of NATO, the Basis of US Foreign Policy Since 1940s; Collision of Trump and Bolton Is Prime Example of Evil Fighting Evil, Potentially Helping the Good;

After 6-3 Decision by Supremes to Ban Discrimination against LGBTQ Workers, Today’s Supreme Court 5-4 Ruling Stops Trump from Ending DACA with Deportation of 800,000 Exemplary Americans; Awareness Growing That Immigrants in Labor Force Are Indispensable for Functioning of US Economy in Rivalry with China;

Vive la France Libre: On June 18, 1940, France’s General Charles de Gaulle Made His First Defiant BBC Broadcast from London Urging French to Join His Anti-Pétain, Anti-Fascist Free French Movement; De Gaulle Advocated Moving Government to Algiers and Continuing to Wage War Against Hitler; He Argued That War Was Far From Lost: While France Had Been Defeated by 5,000 Planes and 6,000 Tanks Today, Nation Could Be Victorious Tomorrow with Mechanized Force of 20,000 Tanks and 20,000 Planes;

Breaking: As Situation in State Deteriorates, Arizona’s GOP Governor Ducey Yields To Massive Public Outcry By Letting Cities and Localities Require Masks; Most Urban Centers Implement Orders At Once

Best Wishes for Juneteenth, Which Should Become a Federal Holiday Along with Election Day

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Jun 2020

June 17, 2020

New Pentagon Papers: In Savage Attack on First Amendment, Trump Uses Department of Justice as His Mouthpiece In Lawsuit Seeking Prior Restraint of Bolton Memoir; Barr’s Minions Seeking TRO to Halt Distribution, But Copies Have Already Leaked to Press;

According to Bolton, Trump Groveled for Xi in Osaka, Japan, Pleading with Communist Dictator to Save Him From Election Defeat by Buying Soybeans and Other US Farm Products; No Objections to Xi’s Concentration Camp Archipelago; Note Colossal Irony, Since Pillar of Trump Campaign is Charge That Biden and Son Are Tools of China; Impeachable Offenses Galore: For Trump, Obstruction of Justice Looked Like a Way of Life When It Came to Doing Favors for Foreign Dictators, Says Bolton, Who Claims He Told Everything to AG Barr, Who Did Nothing; Unstable Trump Allegedly Went to Brink of Quitting NATO Alliance and Invading Venezuela;

Garret Rolfe, Who Shot Rayshard Brooks, Is Charged By Atlanta District Attorney Paul Howard With First Degree Murder and Other Crimes; To Break Lawless and Incorrigible Behavior of Police Unions, Time to Consider the RICO Statute with Cases of Obstruction of Justice as Predicate Offenses Needed to Establish Pattern of Racketeering; 

Karl Rove Reportedly Advising Trump to Escalate Slander Attacks on Biden; Mention of Bush 43’s “Architect” Recalls Highly Suspicious GOP Tactics of 2000, 2004, and 2012, Including Notorious “ORCA” App Designed to Elect Romney in Ohio; Despairing of Winning Free Vote, Republicans Seek 50,000 “Poll Watchers,” Raising Danger of Voter Suppression, Intimidation, and Harassment

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Jun 2020

June 16, 2020

Ignored by Many Corrupt US Media, China Launches Incursion Against India in Disputed Area of Himalaya Mountains: India Reports 20 Soldiers Killed; China Does Not Acknowledge Losses, But Unconfirmed Accounts Suggest 42 Dead; Beijing’s Aggressive Imperialism is Essence of Belt and Road Strategy; Clash Is Worst Since 1975; Trump’s Silence Underlines His Subservience To Xi;

North Korea Blows Up Conference Center Devoted to Rapprochement with Seoul; Pro-Détente ROK President Moon Humiliated; Trump’s Love Affair of Appeasement Ends in Fiasco; Order For Demolition Reportedly Came From Dictator’s Sinister Sister; Was She Inspired by Beijing?

Key to These Events May Be Increasing Isolation and Weakness of Xi’s Communist Regime in Wake of Hong Kong Humiliations and New “Wartime” Flareup of Wuhan Coronavirus;

Fengtai District Partially Locked Down After Closure of Vast Xinfadi Meat Market and Nearby Jingshen Seafood Market; World Wants to Know: Are These Camouflaged Versions of the Infamous Wet Markets, the Incubators of Wuhan Pandemic?

Many Chinese Officials Now Prefer Four More Years of Trump to Biden Victory for Geopolitical Reasons: Trump Can Be Relied to Weaken US by Wrecking American Alliance System, while Biden Would Cultivate Allies and Organize Them to Resist the Hegemony of Beijing

Senate Republicans Condemn Chinese Efforts to Steal Results of Research for Covid Vaccine, Noting That Xi Regime Would Blackmail Rest of World If It Attained Monopoly on New Vaccine; New Vetting Methods For Chinese Researchers and Students Are Required; Democrats Must Not Cede This Vital Issue to GOP!

British Clinical Trials Suggest Low-Cost Anti-Inflammatory Drug Dexamethasone Can Reduce Deaths by Up To One Third Among Severely Ill Covid Victims

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Jun 2020

June 15, 2020

Supremes Rule 6-3 That Title VII of 1964 Civil Rights Act Banning Job Discrimination Based on Sex Extends to LGBTQ Persons; Roberts and Gorsuch Join Four Liberal Justices, with Gorsuch Signing Majority Opinion Based on Textualist Nominalism; Kavanaugh Offers Weak Dissent; Alito and Thomas Assert Reactionary View; XIV Amendment Guarantees That All States Apply Equal Protection of Laws To Everybody; Door Left Open for “Religious” Objections; And Beware Deception Posture By Court Majority As They Prepare To Back Trump Coup In Disputed Election;

Trump Behavior at West Point Graduation Triggers Online Tidal Wave of Angry Polemics about His Physical and Mental Health; With Don’s Campaign Failing to Gain Traction with Slander Barrage against Biden, He Is Losing Yet another Demagogic Issue; 

Senseless Tragedy in Atlanta Underlines Need For Quick Passage of Dem Police Reform Bill Plus Federal Licensing of Police Officers, With Rigorous Training to Train Cops to Serve Needs of Communities, Not Uphold System of Race Discrimination and an Unjust Property Order; 

In Seattle, CHAZ Morphs into CHOP as Democratic Officials Flirt with Dangerous Weakness, Raising GOP Hopes for Backlash in November;

Media Confusion About Juneteenth Made Worse by 1619 Project: June 19, 1865 Marked End of Slavery in US Military District of Texas as Union General Gordon Granger Arrived in Galveston with 2,000 Federal Soldiers to Announce Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation After Surrender of Confederate Trans-Mississippi; News of Emancipation on January 1, 1863 and Lee’s Surrender to Grant in April 1865 Had Not Reached Texas; Chattel Slavery Then Collapsed, Starting Tradition of Jubilee Celebrations; 

US Must Render Justice to Intrepid Intelligence Officer Harriet Tubman: Time for Her to Replace Odious Andrew Jackson on $20 Bill as Planned Pre-Trump; She Should Replace Bragg as Namesake of Army’s Largest Fort

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Jun 2020

June 13, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

Fort Bragg, North Carolina Should Be Re-Named Fort Harriet Tubman in Honor of the Intrepid Intelligence Officer and Armed Reconnaissance Operative of the Union Army During the Civil War; Born Into Slavery, She Worked As Guide For Her Fellow Escapees On the Underground Railroad and Joined with Frederick Douglass to Influence Lincoln; She Assisted Secretary of War Stanton in Liberating Jacksonville, Florida; In June 1863, Tubman Guided the Union’s Combahee River Raid That Freed 750 Slaves, Who Became the Nucleus of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment, Best Known Today Through the Movie “Glory”;

“We need police! We Need Police, but We Need a Police System that Is Just:” Spike Lee Wisely Admonishes Protesters That Slogan of “Defund the Police” Is “Tricky”; They Should Be “Careful with the Words” Because “Agent Orange” Is “Already Running With That”; “One or Two Wrong Words, They’ll Twist That Thing Around and the Narratives Change…I Think There Could Be Better Terminology”; Much Approval On Twitter; Now Time to Call for Ample Community Services Paid For By Wall Street Banks and Federal Reserve;

Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best Reports That 911 Emergency Services Take Three Times as Long to Reach Autonomous Zone aka CHAZ; She Also Condemns Mayor’s Decision to Abandon Precinct HQ; Time to End This PR Subsidy to GOP;

Trump Ranks His Own Contributions to Black America as Superior to All except Lincoln, Whose Policies Were “Questionable”; Trump Forces West Point Cadets to Come Back for Graduation on Saturday; Army Resentment Simmers after Don’s Lafayette Square Caper

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Jun 2020

June 11, 2020

Biden Warns Again That Trump Will Defy Results of November Election and Attempt to Hold Onto Power With Other Means: “The President Is Going to Try to Steal This Election,” But “I am Absolutely Convinced [the US Military] Will Escort Him from the White House with Great Dispatch,” Says Biden; 7-Hour Waits for Some Voters in Last Tuesday’s Georgia Primary Illustrate Methods GOP Will Use; Window of Danger Could Emerge as Mail-In Ballots Are Counted After November 3, Leaving Initiative to Regime; Best Remedy Is Defeating Trump by Margin So Overwhelming That A Coup Would Be Laughed Out of Existence; Miley Repudiates Trump’s Lafayette Park Stunt, Making Clear Trump’s Talk of Military-Based Executive a Distant Pipe Dream;

In Worst Day Since March 16, Dow Dives by 1,862 Points as Administration’s Plan for Re-Launching Bubble Collides With Reality of World Breakdown Crisis and Pandemic Tenacity; Powell Predicts Protracted High Unemployment; Munching Demands Cloak of Secrecy for $660 Billion in Stimulus;

“Seattle Autonomous Zone” Is Another Ultra-Left Gift to Trump; 

Victorious US Military Figures Who Actually Deserve to Have Bases Named After Them Include Grant, Sherman, Sheridan, Thomas (of Virginia), Farragut, Clara Barton, The Tuskegee Airmen, Nimitz, MacArthur, and Eisenhower – All Winners!

Nation and World Are Ready for a New Birth of Freedom, Not New Dark Age Wrought by Trump!

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Jun 2020

June 10, 2020

In Major Defeat for Regime, Federal Judge Slams Barr’s Department of Justice for Attempt to Drop Charges Against Trump Clique’s Darling Flynn; Gleeson Sees “Gross Abuse of Prosecutorial Power” with Corrupt Move to Dismiss “Based Solely on the Fact That Flynn is a Political Ally of President Trump”; Flynn Sentencing Looms;

Hill GOP Forced onto Defensive as McConnell Wants Sen. Scott of South Carolina to Help Republicans Fabricate Common Line on Race; With George Floyd Attending as Witness, GOP Members of Nadler’s House Judiciary Committee Mute Usual Ultra-Reactionary Rhetoric and Simulate Humane Profile; 

Defenestrations in Russia: Seven Covid Patients and Critical Doctors Have Mysteriously Fallen out of Windows as Putin’s Pandemic Management Falls Short;

In Failure of Reconstruction after Civil War, Class Played Major Role alongside Race: Growth of Labor Movement in 1870s Terrified Wall Street Plutocrats, Causing 1877 End of Reform Agenda for Southern States;

Breaking: As Confederate Statues Topple, Forts Bragg, Hood, and Pickett Are Under Pressure to Rename and NASCAR Announces Ban on Confederate Flag from Events and Properties; Wall Street’s Kudlow Reassures America That Systemic Racism in Police Departments Does Not Exist

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Jun 2020

June 9, 2020

Trump and Fox News Are Attempting to Regroup Shattered Campaign by Pandering to Police Backlash against Defunding Protests;

In Parable for “Defund the Police” Agitators, Rep. Clyburn of South Carolina Warns That His 1960s Work along with that of Rep. John Lewis in the Civil Rights Movement Was “Hijacked” by Posturing Ultra-Left Radicals Spouting Slogan of “Burn Baby Burn”;

Supporters of Defunding Fall Back on Claim That “Defund” Does Not Of Course Really Mean Defund, But Are Low-Information Voters Expected to Figure that Out?; Did Anyone Care Enough to Have Polling or Focus Groups to Estimate Impact on Presidential Election, Where Stakes Are Merely Fascist Dictatorship and Genocide, Including World War?;

Rebuilding Disadvantaged Neighborhoods Is Long Overdue and Should Start in January, Will Require $5 Trillion of Dollars in Fed-Purchased 0% State Century Bonds Paid for by Taxes on Corporations and Wall Street; Cost Is Infinitely Beyond the Scope of Any Police Budget!

Backers of Defunding Insist on Purely Local Frame of Reference, Ignoring Evil Outside Forces Like White Supremacists, Fascist Militias, Drug Cartels, and Predatory Billionaires Who Will Doubtless Rush In If Police Are Removed or Weakened;

Debate Recalls GOP “Repeal and Replace” Demagogy against Obamacare: Let’s Abolish a Needed Program and We’ll Tell You Later What We Have Re-Imagined to Take Its Place;

Breaking: Voter Suppression in Georgia Primary Reminds US That Decisive Front Is Voting Rights Needed to Oust Trump!

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Jun 2020

June 8, 2020

“Defund the Police” Is the Latest Gift from Ultra-Left Opportunists to the Reactionary GOP; Reckless and Irresponsible Slogan Has Suddenly Become the Centerpiece of Trump’s Election Demagogy and of Fox News Programming; Issue Is Meal Ready to Eat Delivered to Tyrant of Oval, Who Had Run Out of Issues; Gun-Toting Fascists Look Forward to Raiding New York City When There Are No Cops to Stop Them; Is Minneapolis City Council Determined to Give Trump a Second Term?;

Biden Calls for Police Reform, but Not Defunding; Congressional Black Caucus Also Rejects De-Funding; Pelosi’s Police Reform Bill Includes Bad Cop Database; Bans No-Knock Warrants, Choke Holds, Artery Holds and Assorted Brutality; Ends Racial Profiling; Pelosi Notes That Police Funding is Local, not Federal, Issue;

Trump’s Polls Cratering: NBC-WSJ Shows Stable Biden Lead of 7%, with Trump’s Edge Among White Voters Dwindling From 21% in 2016 to 6% Today; CNN-SSRS Poll Has Biden On Top by Record Margin of 55% to 41%; Trump Underwater by 38% Negative to 57% Approving, Comparable to One-Term Losers Bush 43, Carter, and Ford 5 Months Before Their Defeat;

Brookings Study Finds No Drop in Unemployment Rate As Falsely Claimed by Trump; 21 Million Were Officially Unemployed in May, but BLS Reported Jobless Benefits Going to 30 Million; Lost 9 Million Would Bring Jobless Rate to 19%, Much Closer to Reality! ;

Breaking: National Bureau of Economic Research Declares US Economy Went into Recession in February, Well Before Covid Pandemic, Thus Stripping Don of Another Excuse For His Failure!

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Jun 2020

June 6, 2020 - World Crisis Radio

A Masterpiece of Cooking Statistics: Trump’s Latest Big Lie Is Alleged Improvement in US Jobless Situation: Under Command of Reactionary Eugene Scalia, Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics Claims Unemployment Declined To 13.4% in May From 14.7% in April; But Black Jobless Ticks Up to 16.8% with Latino Unemployment at 17.6%; For Third Month in Row, BLS Has Grotesquely Misclassified 4.9 Million Jobless as “Employed Not at Work” Instead of “Unemployed on Temporary Layoff”; Fixing This Would Have Increased Joblessness to 19.2% in April and 16.1% in May; BLS Attributes Current Gains to 2.5 Million Alleged Hirings; But This Is a Statistical Hallucination Deliberately Created by Bureaucrats; BLS Notes Response Rates From States Had Been Lower During Pandemic; During April, Agency Had Also Tampered With “Births and Deaths” Model Used to Estimate Business Openings and Shutdowns; Krugman Still Believes The Statistics!;

ADP Payroll Summary Had Shown Private Sector LOSING 2.8 Million Jobs in May; Weekly First Time Jobless Claims Over Recent Months Had Suggested Job Losses Close to 41 Million over Lockdown Period, but BLS Now Lists Only 20.7 Jobs Gone; One Explanation Might Be Workers Absorbed Into Paycheck Protection Plan Who Were Never Reported to BLS; These Workers Will Still Be Unemployed When PPP Expires in July; And Don’t Forget Laid-Off Workers Who Have Never Succeeded in Registering as Unemployed in Florida and Other States; To Establish Reality, Use New Census and American Community Survey Data; Fake Improvement Will Allow McConnell to Argue Against More Aid and Stimulus for Workers;

44 Stars Against Trump: Eleven Four-Star Generals and Admirals Have Spoken Out Against Trump’s Plan to Use Troops Against Protesters; Will Gen. Kelly Spill Beans On White House?

 

5
Jun 2020

June 4, 2020

Retired Pentagon Officials Warn the Active Duty That Their Task is National Security, not Domestic Repression of Trump’s Political Foes; New Yorker Writes That Trump Is “Performing Fascism”; Public Attention Shifts to Whether Tenant of Oval Will Vacate Premises After Looming Election Defeat; At George Floyd Memorial Service, Sharpton Tells Trump To Stop Brandishing Bible and Try Reading It; Barr’s Mystery Soldateska aka Little Green Men in Streets of Washington DC Trying to Intimidate Population;

48% of US Now Have Very Unfavorable View of Trump; Will He Fall Victim to Landslide Defeat Like Goldwater’s At Hands of LBJ in 1964?; GOP Senate Prospects in Decline; Trump Clique Eyes Coup Scenarios for Contingent Election With Delay in Designating Winner; Make Sure Don’s Margin of Defeat Overwhelming!

1.9 Million New Jobless Claims Point to Dramatic Worsening of Depression; More Harbingers of Biden’s First One Hundred Days in Spirit of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal;

On to Richmond, where the Robert E. Lee Statue on Monument Avenue is Scheduled to Be Removed in Near Future; 

Breaking: Large Demonstration in Hong Kong Commemorates 1989 Tien an Men Massacre in Defiance of Beijing Communist Regime

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Jun 2020

June 3, 2020

Gen. Mattis Condemns Trump for Ordering US Troops to Violate Constitutional Rights of American Citizens; Compares Trump’s Divide and Conquer Tactics to Methods of Nazis in World War Two; Rejects Concept of US Cities as “Battlespace”; Trump Fails to Provide “Mature Leadership,” Attacks National Unity, and Is Guilty of “Abuse of Executive Authority”; 

Defense Secretary Esper Repudiates Trump’s Plan to Unleash Troops against American People under Insurrection Act; Pentagon Attempts To Move Forces Away From National Capital Area Back to Their Bases, Countermanding Orders from White House;

Mullen, McRaven, Dempsey, Hagel, Pinetta, Stavridis, and McCaffrey Join in Condemning Trump’s Plan for Militarized Repression; Rejection of Trump by US Military Lowers Danger of Military Coup In Context of November Election;

Biden Averages 76% of Vote Across Primaries in Eight States; His Delegate Count of 1,959 Nears 1,991 Needed To Clinch Democratic Nomination; Racist GOP Congressman Steve King, a Clone of Don, Loses in Iowa, Suggesting Trump May Not Carry State; Centrist Veteran Stenny Hoyer Wins Big in Maryland; Steve Bullock Takes Democratic Nod For Senate in Montana by 96%, Making Him Favorite to Win Seat; 56% of Americans Condemn Trump’s Handling of Protests, While 33% Support Him; 64% Sympathize With Protesters, While 27% Oppose Them

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Jun 2020

June 2, 2020

Barr and Trump Trample First Amendment with Order to Oust Peaceful Demonstrators from Lafayette Park Monday Evening; Episcopalian and Roman Catholic Bishops Condemn Don’s Cynical Exploitation of Religious Buildings; Will the Bible Survive Trump’s Posturing?

Reports of Federal Troops In and Around Washington DC; Military Helicopters Mount Show of Force Action over DC’s Chinatown; Protests in Many Cities Calmer Than Previous Night; Biden Offers Alternative of Rational Constitutional Leadership;

Cuomo Rejects Trump’s Plans to Deploy Federal Troops, Condemns Repression Against Peaceful Protesters, and Urges De Blasio to Stop Further Looting by Deploying All 38,000 New York Cops; 

US Now In Midst of Classic Creedal Passion Period, when Gap Between Professed Values and Actual Institutions Becomes Intolerable; Lessons of How Reform Can Succeed and Fate of Jimmy Carter;

Breaking: Lt. Gen. Russell Honoré, The Hero of New Orleans, Mocks Trump’s Triumphal March Across Lafayette Park as “Something Out of Turkey”; Calls on Congress to “Restrain Trump”; and Recommends That Joint Chiefs of Staff File Legal Brief to Stop Improper Use of Active Duty Forces;

McConnell Blocks Schumer’s Motion Condemning Trump’s Atrocity in Lafayette Park

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Jun 2020

June 1, 2020

Trump Demands Governors Trample First Amendment With Indiscriminate Repression of Legitimate Protesters over Actions of Violent White Supremacist Infiltrators; White House Engaged in Obscene Replay of Nixon’s Long Hot Summer and Hoping for Racist Backlash at Polls; Barr’s Targeting of Amorphous Antifa Could Expand to Include Anti-Trump Dissent;

New Attention for Early March Intelligence that Weakened Putin Regime Wants Race War in United States; Russian Goal Is Chaos and Despair Conducive to Lower Turnout by Black Voters and Four More Years for Don; After Years of Wrecking Operations in US Intelligence Community, National Defense Is Significantly Impaired; Russia Mounts “Brazen and Disruptive” Operations Pushing US to “Tear Itself Apart”; Kremlin Intelligence Bosses Impressed by 2017 Fascist March in Charlottesville, Virginia, Seen as Ideal Model for Using Race Issue to Rend American Society; Trump Responds With Bid to Restore Russia to G-7 Membership;

Dangerous Assets of Three Foreign Adversaries Reportedly Among Provocateurs; Truckloads of Armed Fascist Militia Observed Arriving in Minneapolis, where 80% of Those Arrested Are From Out of Town; 

Urban League President Demands Feds Inform Nation About Role of Russia and Others; Veep Hopeful Val Demings Stresses Need for Economic Reform Agenda for Disadvantaged Communities and Calls for Nationwide Ban on Choke Holds by Police; Atlanta Mayor Bottoms Tells Demonstrators To Go Home; Biden’s Lead Stable at 10%

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