Month: May 2019

A Full Presidential Pardon

The two counts for which I have just received a presidential pardon, and of which I was "convicted" in 2011, after the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously vacated them, only to have a self-serving appellate judge reinstate them, were for wire fra…

George Conway rebukes Soledad O’Brien on Mike Pence-Mitch McConnell-John Roberts flight conspiracy

Former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien fostered wild conspiracy talk Wednesday by calling it “inappropriate” that the vice president, Senate majority leader, and Supreme Court chief justice were all on the same plane. She walked back her remarks though, whe…

Ex-FBI lawyer: Officials were ‘quite worried’ Comey appeared to be blackmailing Trump with dossier

Former top FBI lawyer James Baker said this week that he and other officials were “quite worried” that former FBI Director James Comey appeared to be blackmailing then President-elect Trump during a 2017 meeting regarding salacious allegations found in the Steele dossier. 

A mystery to many, Australian PM is a tough sell at election

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Scott Morrison has carried an unusual burden for an Australian prime minister campaigning for election on Saturday. As well as explaining why Australians should vote for him, he’s also had to explain who he is to voters who h…

The Republicans Are Dead to Planet Earth

Reports that the GOP is coming around on climate change have been greatly exaggerated. They will never be part of the solution. Let’s move on.

The New Green Serfdom

The Green New Deal is a path to a more militarized and authoritarian society.