Pelosi Slams Trump for Not Reading Intel Briefings, Preserving Confederate Relics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump should spend more time reading his daily briefings and less time planning military parades and preserving the relics of the Confederacy, regarding the Russian bounty plot. She made the remarks on Thursday, July 2, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: … Read more Pelosi Slams Trump for Not Reading Intel Briefings, Preserving Confederate Relics

Patriotism is on the decline in America

This Fourth of July, patriotism is on the decline. According to Gallup polling only 42% of Americans are “extremely proud” to be an American. Chris Cillizza explains why this number has been steadily falling. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: An agitated Trump encourages governors to use aggressive tactics on protesters https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/01/politics/donald-trump-race-police/index.html How views of patriotism vary … Read more Patriotism is on the decline in America

Universal Declaration of Human Rights inspires musical work, ‘Voices’

Composer Max Richter’s new album “Voices” features narrators reading parts of the 70-year-old Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which he believes can stir hope in a world where we “lurch from crisis to crisis”. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy … Read more Universal Declaration of Human Rights inspires musical work, ‘Voices’

Bolton Says Trump’s Disarray on Russian Bounty Reports Emboldens Foes

The Trump administration’s response to the allegation Russia offered bounties for killing American troops makes the U.S. vulnerable to adversaries regardless of whether it’s true, former U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton says. “What it tells the Russians is that we are in disarray and ripe for this kind of provocation, not just in Afghanistan … Read more Bolton Says Trump’s Disarray on Russian Bounty Reports Emboldens Foes

New draft law aims at helping parents stay connected to left-behind children in China

Parents living away from home for extended periods of time should contact their children at least once a month and stay informed on their lives and general wellbeing – that’s according to a new draft revision to a law to protect minors that have been submitted to China’s top legislature for a second reading. Supporters … Read more New draft law aims at helping parents stay connected to left-behind children in China

Why Republicans are starting to worry about 2020

With everything going on in the world, the past few months have proven difficult for President Donald Trump, and in turn, the Republican Party. Chris Cillizza explains why the Democrats’ widening gap is starting to worry Republicans ahead of November. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: The electoral map is tilting badly against Donald Trump right now … Read more Why Republicans are starting to worry about 2020

Chinese lawmakers hold second reading of draft national security law for Hong Kong

Chinese lawmakers are holding a second reading of a draft law on safeguarding national security in Hong Kong SAR this week. They have agreed that the draft is well suited to the current situation in the region, and that it will effectively safeguard national security, fix legal loopholes and protect the legitimate rights and interests … Read more Chinese lawmakers hold second reading of draft national security law for Hong Kong

Reading stabbings: Vigil held in memory of victims one week on from terror attack

The mayor of Reading has said the town’s community “shall not be divided” by the recent terror attack at a vigil held in memory of the victims one week on. Cllr David Stevens said the Berkshire town would always be “inclusive and diverse” at a private memorial event held in Market Place on Saturday evening. … Read more Reading stabbings: Vigil held in memory of victims one week on from terror attack

Labour: ‘The antisemitic warning lights should be flashing’

Labour’s Jonathan Reynolds has said “the antisemitic warning lights should be flashing” for anyone reading comments such as those by Maxine Peake, which led to Rebecca Long-Bailey’s sacking this week. The Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary told ‘Sophy Ridge on Sunday’ Keir Starmer was right to sack the shadow education secretary, saying the ‘sharing of … Read more Labour: ‘The antisemitic warning lights should be flashing’

Glasgow stabbings: Suspect warned of plans to carry out an attack at hotel

A police officer is among six men in hospital this morning following a stabbing attack at a Glasgow city centre hotel yesterday. All six victims, who are men aged between 17 and 53, remain in hospitals across the city. The suspect, an asylum seeker who went on a rampage after complaining about the hotel meals … Read more Glasgow stabbings: Suspect warned of plans to carry out an attack at hotel

‘Everlasting Classics’: Roy Wang breathes new life to ancient poem

Roy Wang also known as Wang Yuan, a popular Chinese singer, performed a musical rendition of “Reading the Book of Mountains and Seas ” on variety show “Everlasting Classics.”The lyrics are from the works of Tao Yuanming (AD 352 or 365–427), a famous poet during the Six Dynasties period. With rhythm and melody, Roy demonstrated … Read more ‘Everlasting Classics’: Roy Wang breathes new life to ancient poem

Donald Trump has a hiring problem

President Donald Trump’s success as a businessman was a focal point of his 2016 campaign, as he touted his hiring skills. So why has he fired and badmouthed so many of his previous staffers? Chris Cillizza explains how Trump’s “best people” promise didn’t exactly pan out. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: Donald Trump makes terrible hires, … Read more Donald Trump has a hiring problem

Sheffield United’s Journey to the Quarter-Finals | The Story So Far | Emirates FA Cup 19/20

Sheffield United’s run to the Emirates FA Cup quarter finals has seen them beat AFC Fylde, Millwall and Reading. Can the winning run continue against Arsenal and lead to a semi-final spot for The Blades? Follow @EmiratesFACup on Twitter for in-game highlights and match updates! https://twitter.com/emiratesfacup Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/thefacup To find out more about The Emirates … Read more Sheffield United’s Journey to the Quarter-Finals | The Story So Far | Emirates FA Cup 19/20

Apex Legends Lost Treasure Event – Everything You Need to Know

The new Apex Legends Collection event is here and there is a lot to unpack. Between nearly every Legend getting an update, gun balancing, and a new change to the Kings Canyon map, reading all the patch note details might be complicated. That’s why we’ve compiled all the changes you need to be aware of … Read more Apex Legends Lost Treasure Event – Everything You Need to Know

Mixer’s Dead and Ninja’s Rich – Inside Gaming Daily

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