Turkish army is preparing for an all-out offensive on areas currently held by the PKK and YPG in northern Syria

Via The War Files–  The Turkish army is preparing for an all-out offensive on areas currently held by the PKK and YPG in northern Syria. The Turkish military is expected to launch the operation near the Turkish border town of Kilis to take Afrin, Tell Rifaat and the Minnigh Military Airport.  Military sources said that the Turkish army, which has been building up a presence … Continue reading Turkish army is preparing for an all-out offensive on areas currently held by the PKK and YPG in northern Syria

Proposed 2018 US military budget would put US troops permanently in eastern Europe

Via The War Files –  A new proposal for the 2018 military budget by the Senate committee would see US troops in Eastern Europe permanently, and supply lethal weapons to Ukraine. Adopted in the Senate Armed Services Committee (27-0), the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) would see an additional $97 billion to the total military budget proposed by President Trump.  Citing the need to … Continue reading Proposed 2018 US military budget would put US troops permanently in eastern Europe

Trump-admin plans to sell Taiwan over $1.4 billion in weapons, going against US talks with China

Via The War Files –  In the near future, the Trump-admin plans to sell Taiwan over $1.4 billion in weapons, while China’s ambassador to the US reportedly said the deal “goes against the spirit of talks” between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.” And all these actions – sanctions against Chinese companies and especially arms sales to Taiwan – will certainly undermine the mutual … Continue reading Trump-admin plans to sell Taiwan over $1.4 billion in weapons, going against US talks with China

Helicopter stolen and grendaes dropped on Venezuela Supreme Court building Tuesday

Via UBC News –  On Tuesday, June 27, an army officer stole a helicopter in Caracas, Venezuela and flew it above the supreme court building with grenades being dropped from the helicopter.  The man who stole the helicopter, Oscar Perez, released a statement on Instagram saying that he was doing what he did against the current government. What are your thoughts on the current situations … Continue reading Helicopter stolen and grendaes dropped on Venezuela Supreme Court building Tuesday

Breaking: Three officers involved in the Laquan McDonald shooting have been indicted

BREAKING: Three current or former ChicagoPolice officers have been indicted on state charges in the cover-up of the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, which left him dead. Patrol Officers Joseph Walsh and Thomas Gaffney & Detective David March were each charged with conspiracy, official misconduct, and obstruction of justice, according to a news release from the special prosecutor’s office. The three-count indictment was publicly … Continue reading Breaking: Three officers involved in the Laquan McDonald shooting have been indicted

21 year-old arrested by FBI for planning terror attack at Charolette concert

Via Atlas News –  Federal investigators said that 21 year old Justin Sullivan will spend the rest of his life behind bars after plotting to kill as many people as he could at a concert in the name of the Islamic State. FBI Special Agent in Charge John Strong told the Charolette Observer that, “Justin Sullivan had elaborate plans to kill hundreds of innocent people to … Continue reading 21 year-old arrested by FBI for planning terror attack at Charolette concert

Trump Organization’s golf clubs across the United States and Europe have been caught displaying fake TIME Magazine covers

Via UBC Politics –  Trump Organization’s golf clubs across the United States and Europe have been caught displaying fake TIME Magazine covers showing off President Trump’s ‘accomplishments’⠀ Many issues were older, praising the success of the President’s TV show ‘The Apprentice’ and more suggesting that these fake issues of TIME have been being made and displayed for a long time.⠀ “I can confirm that this … Continue reading Trump Organization’s golf clubs across the United States and Europe have been caught displaying fake TIME Magazine covers

Terrorists from Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and Jaysh Al-Tawhid, launched a major offensive in the Golan Heights, targeting the Syrian Arab Army

Via The War Files –  Today, terrorists from Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and Jaysh Al-Tawhid, launched a major offensive in the Golan Heights, targeting the Syrian Arab Army’s positions near their stronghold of Ba’ath City. Al-Sham and their allies began the offensive by launching attacks on the SAA from their own positions nearby Al-Hamidiyah and Al-Samdaniyah Al-Gharbiyah via rocket and mortar fire. The Syrian Air Force … Continue reading Terrorists from Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and Jaysh Al-Tawhid, launched a major offensive in the Golan Heights, targeting the Syrian Arab Army

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist suggests that United States decision to launch cruise missile strikes on Syrian Government positions in April came despite warnings from US intelligence 

Via UBC News –  A new report from Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Seymour Hersh, suggests that United States President Donald Trump’s decision to launch cruise missile strikes on Syrian Government positions in April came despite warnings from US intelligence and military officers that they had no evidence Syria had committed the sarin gas attack that it had been accused of. According to Hersh, one US … Continue reading Pulitzer Prize winning journalist suggests that United States decision to launch cruise missile strikes on Syrian Government positions in April came despite warnings from US intelligence 

Wages, Debt, and Race – The factors that contribute to the increasing wage gap

Wages, Debt, and Race – The factors that contribute to the increasing wage gap By Jacob Sutherland   Turn on the news today, and you will likely hear talk of the top .1% having more wealth than the bottom 90%. While this idea seemed profound two years ago when Bernie Sanders began campaigning on this fact, in 2017 Trump’s America, a majority of us have … Continue reading Wages, Debt, and Race – The factors that contribute to the increasing wage gap