Posts Tagged ‘Administration’

Trump administration severs protected habitat for threatened spotted owl

The Trump administration is planning to slash millions of acres of protected habitat that is home to a threatened species of owl. The territories across Oregon, Washington state, and Northern California are designated to protect the imperiled northern spotted owl against the timber industry. The tiny owl is listed as threatened under the Endangered Species […]

 The Trump Administration’s Parting Outrage Against Cuba

Written by Medea Benjamin and Leonardo Flores Photograph: Yander Zamora / EFE On January 11, in his final days before leaving office, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo added one parting blow to the series of bludgeons his administration has inflicted on Cuba for four years: putting the island on the list of “state sponsors of […]

What can Israel expect at the UN during a Biden administration?

January 13, 2021 by Israel Kasnett – Read on for article Despite efforts by its detractors, Israel has seen a steady improvement in its diplomatic standing around the world with breakthroughs in relations with Arab states, Africa, Asia and Latin America. The United Nations building in New York City. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. Nevertheless, the […]

Israel approves 800 settlement units in final days of Trump administration

Just days before US President-elect Joe Biden is set to take office, the Israeli government approved the construction of 800 new settlement units in the occupied West Bank — a move critics have deemed as an effort to take advantage of the final days of the pro-settlement Trump administration. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netayahu and […]

Source: Biden’s administration demands elections in PA before resumption of ties

President-elect Joe Biden’s team has conveyed a message to the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) leadership through unofficial channels that it will not be able to work with the PA and resume ties before legislative and presidential elections in the PA, a source has told TPS. Source 00 Hits: 0

“The Trump Administration is a Military Intelligence Sting Operation” – all in a Nutshell

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Judge blocks dramatic Trump administration overhaul of US asylum system

A US federal judge in California on Friday blocked the Trump administration from implementing a new rule that would have dramatically reshaped the US asylum system and restricted asylum eligibility for immigrants seeking refuge in the United States.The injunction undermines the Trump administration’s last-minute efforts to solidify its hardline immigration policies before US president-elect Joe […]

Georgia run-off: What does a Democrat-run Senate mean for the Biden administration?

From confirming judicial and cabinet appointments to enacting coronavirus policies: the political fate of the Biden administration hanged in the balance in Georgia’s Senate run-offs. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock defeated Republicans David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler, the Associated Press declared on Wednesday. President-elect Biden and the left-leaning Democratic Party had to win both runoff […]

Breakthrough reached in Gulf dispute with Qatar – Trump administration

 A breakthrough has been reached in Qatar’s three-year-old dispute with Saudi Arabia and three other Arab countries and an agreement to end their rift is to be signed in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, a senior Trump administration official said. “We’ve had a breakthrough in the Gulf Cooperation Council rift,” said the official, who spoke to […]

HSBC Hooked Up With Gangsters & Banksters & Got Away With it With O’bama Administration (Cuz These Gangsters & Banksters Work With the CIA)

rumanator 6 months ago [–]> I had read that for an FBI agent to look into HSBC was a “career-limiting move”Do you have any source that substantiates your assertion? Why Mueller, Comey, Loretta Lynch and Eric Holder let HSBC walk on criminal money-laundering crimes in exchange for $1.9 billion fine By Jerome Corsi | INFOWARS.COM Friday, November 03, 2017 WASHINGTON, […]

‘Explosion of peace’: Trump administration attempts to lure Indonesia into recognizing Israel with $2bn in aid

President Donald Trump is rushing to ‘Make Israel Great Again’ in his last days in office, dangling as much as $2 billion in aid in front of Indonesia if the majority-Muslim nation just recognizes the country. The US International Development Finance Corporation has revealed it is willing to throw an extra $1 or $2 billion […]

No guarantee a Republican administration will quit nuclear deal again: expert

TEHRAN – A defense editor at the Economist says that there is no guarantee that a possible Republican administration in the U.S. will breach the nuclear deal again. “There is no guarantee of this. Iran must contend with the risk that a Republican administration in 2024 will once more walk away from a deal,” Shashank […]

‘Obama 2.0’: Joe Biden’s National Security Team Filled with Obama Administration Retreads

With President-elect Joe Biden’s national security team nearly filled out, one thing is clear — the incoming administration is looking at lot like Obama 2.0. All Biden’s top national security picks are familiar faces from the last Democrat administration. Former Secretary of State John Kerry is now back as Biden’s international climate czar. Former Deputy […]

Hawley: ‘Big Tech Is Going to Run’ Biden Administration

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) stated that “big tech is going to run this administration,” and “tech companies are calling the tune, and Joe Biden is going to do whatever they tell him to.” Hawley said, “We saw…these companies shoveling money at Joe Biden and Kamala […]

Susan Rice To Leave Netflix Board To Join Biden’s Administration

Susan Rice is to formally leave her post on the Netflix board next month to join Joe Biden’s administration. Netflix chairman and co-CEO Reed Hastings thanked the former National for her “service” Following reports that Biden was selecting Rice to head the Domestic Policy Council, Hastings said: “We are grateful to Susan Rice for her […]

The Biden administration: Who will hold the power?

[embedded content] Joe Biden is in the process of appointing several hundred people who are critical to what the administration gets done over the next four years. But not all these people will wield the same amount of power – as I discovered during my own time as a cabinet secretary. Here’s what you need […]

Ten Realistic and Unrealistic Expectations of the Biden Administration

Those who supported Biden did so primarily to see America free of the Fascist-style president and Republican Party determined to bring the country as close to the Third Reich as possible. To be sure, there were many who backed Biden-Harris because they espouse the platform of the establishment Democratic Party. However, the demographics have changed, […]

Biden administration will reportedly uphold Trump’s Abraham Accords

Axios reports that president-elect Joe Biden will maintain the Abraham Accords, the normalization agreements between Israel and Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that were ushered in by the Trump administration. According to sources, Biden will push the Trump agreements to curry favor with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “Biden could use additional deals […]

Trump Administration Wants Holocaust Restitution Cases Heard Outside U.S.

(JTA) — The Trump administration’s claim that Holocaust restitution cases should be heard in the countries where the crimes occurred, and not in the United States, met with skepticism on Monday in the Supreme Court — from conservative and liberal justices. In the two cases, Holocaust survivors and the heirs of victims of the Holocaust […]

The Trump Administration Barrels on a Warpath Towards Iran

Source December 4, 2020 The assassination of Iran’s preeminent nuclear scientist is a shocking act of terrorism. And there is strong suspicion that Israeli agents were involved in this murderous act with top-level U.S. approval. The world is thus staring into the abyss of war. This year has been bracketed with two audacious assassinations against […]


[embedded content] South Front The United States and Israel are preparing for even more military action against Iran following the assassination of prominent nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, in the countryside of Tehran last week. The Israeli Defense Forces and the United States have already stepped up coordination mechanisms to react to what Israeli media likes […]

What is on Jewish organizations’ agenda for the new Biden administration?

WASHINGTON ­– As President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take office and new members of Congress wait to be sworn in, Jewish organizations in Washington are working on their legislative agenda for 2021, thinking about what they should promote working with the incoming administration and what they should oppose. While COVID-19 relief for non-profits and security […]

Fauci Says He Is Open To A Bigger Role In The Biden Administration

Dr Anthony Fauci has declared that he’s open to an expanded role in the Biden administration. Fauci, who is one of the most visible members of the government’s pandemic response said “I’m perfectly comfortable with the role that I’m in, but certainly if the president of the United States wants me to do something else, […]

Jon Voight Warns ‘We Are in Great Danger if We Fall Under a Biden Administration’

Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight is warning that the United States will be “in great danger” if Joe Biden becomes president, adding that the left is trying to steal the election with fraudulent votes. The Midnight Cowboy star also slammed  California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) for shutting down the state again. “Gov. Newsom is taking away […]

Trump administration targets banks divesting from fossil fuels in new anti-climate rule

A new proposed regulation that would bar large banks from declining to do business with particular industries or groups of companies was released on Friday by the Treasury Department’s Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) — a move that could have major implications for a wide array of divestment and boycott campaigns nationwide, […]

Trump Administration Displays Its Love for Israel

By Philip Giraldi President Donald Trump’s gifts to Israel in the last few weeks of his administration are, quite frankly, incomprehensible based on any consideration that U.S. foreign policy should be reflective of American national and international interests. On the contrary, the nearly worldwide assessment of the United States as a completely rogue nation headed […]

Japan Begins Cozying Up to China as Biden Administration Looms

Japan has initiated attempts to improve its relationship with China, accepting a visit from Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Tuesday. The timing of Japan’s moves to expand economic partnership with China — including joining the world’s largest trade agreement, the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) — precedes the likely inauguration of Joe Biden as […]

Biden: I Have ‘Very Progressive Agenda’ and ‘Significant Representation’ from Progressives in Administration

During an interview aired on Tuesday’s broadcast of “NBC Nightly News,” Joe Biden said that he isn’t taking nominating Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) off the table for Cabinet positions, but noted that there already is “significant representation among progressives in our administration,” and that his “very ambitious, very progressive agenda,” will […]

To These Demoncrats: Hope the Trump Administration Executes a Lot More of These Violent Level 3 Rapists/Murderers! BRAVO!!!

21 Nov, 2020 17:30Get short URL FILE PHOTO © Getty Images / Georgia Department of Corrections / Erik S. Lesser Follow RT onHigh-profile Democratic representatives came out against the death penalty on Saturday after a man who brutally raped and buried a 16-year-old girl alive was finally executed in Indiana under the Trump administration. Orlando […]

Trump administration rushes to auction off Arctic National Wildlife Refuge drilling rights before Biden inauguration

In what critics are calling a parting gift to the fossil fuel industry, the Trump administration on Tuesday will ask oil and gas companies to choose which areas of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska—which is the sacred homeland of the Gwich’in Indigenous people—they would like to drill. The Washington Post reports the administration’s call for nominations is a […]

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