Posts Tagged ‘opponents’

Sen. Robert Menendez: CEOs Must Pressure Amnesty Opponents

President Joe Biden’s pro-migration amnesty bill cannot pass Congress unless business leaders actively pressure and police both politicians and media outlets, says Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), who is leading the Senate push. “Let me close by saying to my friends in the business community: We need you to give it everything that you’ve got,” Menendez […]

Biden’s ‘American Rescue Plan’ And Its Opponents

Above photo: Protest during Occupy Portland, 2011. East Oregonian. This past Thursday, January 14, 2021 Biden announced his ‘American Rescue Plan’ (ARP), a list of programs and proposals purported to generate a robust economic recovery in 2021, just as the US economy continues to deteriorate as a growing list of recent economic data now indicate. […]

Gretchen Whitmer Taunts Political Opponents on Social Media — Then Calls to ‘Unify’

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer posted two photos on social media this week to taunt her political opponents. On Thursday, upon the news Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had resigned, Whitmer posted a photo of herself wearing an anti-DeVos shirt: 👋 — Gretchen Whitmer (@gretchenwhitmer) January 8, 2021 In the photo, which was accompanied by a […]

Turkey slams Biden’s past call for U.S. to back Erdogan opponents

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Open Skies Opponents Resort to Name Calling

Open Skies Opponents Resort to Name Calling By ns_admin Opponents of the Open Skies agreements have resorted to calling the effort to preserve limits free-market in air travel a plot of Never Trumpers. This is because of some unfortunate writings and statements by some involved in the effort attacking President Trump in nasty personal terms. […]

Pipeline/Fracking Opponents Post Demands On Walls Of FERC

Pipeline/Fracking Opponents Post Demands On Walls Of FERC Above Photo: From Note: The Eight Demands of FERC Activists, developed by over 200 community-supported organizations representing impacted communities in states across the nation, were: Time for a Pipeline Review Process Where People and Our Environment Really Matter To ensure that FERC identifies a full spectrum […]

Wall Street Journal needs a new Moscow bureau chief – only opponents of Russia need apply

And a current job advertisement from the Wall Street Journal publicly confirms this understanding. The Rupert Murdoch-owned business paper is looking for a new bureau chief based in the Russian capital, and the desired candidate must fit some stringent ideological criteria. Russian language skills are a “distinct advantage” but they can apparently be overlooked if a […]

Lobbying To Undermine Opponents Of Yemen War

Now, Chemali, who was Power’s spokesperson at the time the Saudi-led war on Yemen began, is working to undermine criticisms of the war. At the U.N., Chemali played an influential role, coordinating all communications and overseeing public diplomacy for the U.S. Mission – the U.N.’s largest financial contributor. She had previously worked as the director for Syria […]

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Opponents Turn To God To Stop Project

Builders of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline will need to give more information to the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality before the agency can decide whether to approve the part of the disputed gas line that would run through the state, the agency said Thursday. The pipeline is a project of Dominion Energy, Duke Energy, […]

“We’re Ready To Stop It Again”: KXL Opponents Flood Nebraska’s Capitol

Above Photo: Landowners and environmentalists gathered in Lincoln, Nebraska, on Sunday to protest TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline. (Photo: @BoldNebraska/Twitter) “Commissioners in Nebraska have a choice to make—either they protect the fossil fuel industry’s greed, or they stand up for the health and safety of our climate and our communities.” Hundreds demonstrated in Lincoln, Nebraska, on […]

Glenn Greenwald warns “Trump opponents should be careful of what they wish for, as it might come true”

During his successful 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump, for better and for worse, advocated a slew of policies that attacked the most sacred prongs of long-standing bipartisan Washington consensus. As a result, he was (and continues to be) viewed as uniquely repellent by the neoliberal and neoconservative guardians of that consensus, along with their sprawling network of agencies, […]

Congressional Opponents of Sanctions As Nuts As Supporters

Congressional Opponents of Sanctions As Nuts As Supporters By David Swanson, American Herald Tribune Both houses of Congress have now passed big new sanctions bills by veto-proof majorities, in fact with near unanimity. The vote this week in the House of Misrepresentatives was 419–3 on a bill to sanction Russia, Iran, and North Korea as […]

Pedophiles and Opponents Battle Online

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Settlement opponents appeal to Massachusetts Democratic Party to pass resolution tomorrow

Editor’s note: Tomorrow in Boston, the Massachusetts state Democratic Committee is to vote on a resolution that describes Israeli settlements as an obstacle to peace. The resolution has roiled the state party for a couple of weeks now, with determined opposition from the party establishment. Here is the last discussion of the resolution. It is expected that […]

‘Disaster is Imminent’… Constitutional Attorney: "States Have The Legal Authority To Defend Border Under Constitution"

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BEST OF THE WEB: Yanis Varoufakis: ‘The cartel running Europe’s disintegrating economy is making it up as they go along’

     Former Greek finance minister says Europe is disintegrating, run by a cartel and in dire need of reform. Europe is sliding into “a modern 1930s” and authorities are “making it up as they go along”, Yanis Varoufakis has warned as he launches a new movement which he says will “democratise” the continent. Speaking to […]

Breaching embassies’ privacy condemned, Saudis’ reaction indecent

Tehran, Jan 8, IRNA — Head of Cultural Council of President’s Office on Friday condemned breaching of privacy of Saudi Embassy in Tehran and that country’s consular office in Mashad, while branding as highly indecent that country’s severing ties and other un-thoughtful acts. Speaking with IRNA, Seyyed Reza Akrami said that the string of events […]

Waterspout of over 100m high filmed off Vietnam

     This is the second time a waterspout has been seen in Vung Tau. The first was reported in May in the sea of Long Hai. In August, a waterspout was also witnessed in the Hai Phong northern port city and the southern province of Kien Giang. A waterspout is an intense columnar vortex that […]

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