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Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt Steps Down From Executive Chairman Role

Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt Steps Down From Executive Chairman Role
After 17 years in senior leadership at the "Do No Evil" shop, Eric Schmidt is stepping down from his executive chairman role at the internet behemoth... After ten years as CEO and seven as Executive Chairman, I can’t wait to dive into the latest in science, technology, and philanthropy. I look forward to working with Larry and Sergey on our... Read More

What The Media Isn’t Telling You About the Indictment Of Mike Flynn

What The Media Isn’t Telling You About the Indictment Of Mike Flynn
Authored by Robert Parry via ConsortiumNews.com, The Russia-gate prosecutors have taken the scalp of ex- National Security Adviser (and retired Lt. Gen.) Flynn for lying to the FBI. But this case shows how dangerously far afield this 'scandal' has gone... Russia-gate enthusiasts are thrilled over the guilty plea of President Trump’s former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn for lying to... Read More

Shep Smith’s Humiliating Uranium One ‘Debunking’ Draws Harsh Rebuke From Angry Viewers

Shep Smith’s Humiliating Uranium One ‘Debunking’ Draws Harsh Rebuke From Angry Viewers
Content originally published at iBankCoin.com Fox News viewers are demanding the network fire resident liberal Shep Smith after the host embarrassed himself in a wildly inaccurate and poorly researched “fact check” of the Uranium One scandal on Tuesday, following reports that Attorney General Jeff Sessions was exploring a special counsel to investigate the sale of Canadian firm Uranium One to state-owned Russian energy... Read More

“The ‘Ghost Gun’ Threat Is Real & Growing” – CA Senator Warns Weapon Can Be 3D-Printed In An Hour

“The ‘Ghost Gun’ Threat Is Real & Growing” – CA Senator Warns Weapon Can Be 3D-Printed In An Hour
Via StockBoardAsset.com, The story starts with Cody Wilson, an American crypto-anarchist, free market anarchist, and gun-right activist. He is the founder of Defense Distributed, a non-profit organization that develops and publishes open source gun designs. The about section on Defense Distributed describes the company as an ‘anti-monopolist digital publishing’.  Back in 2013, Defense Distributed gained international attention after it published... Read More

Will Trump Use Obama’s “Secret Debt Ceiling Plan” To Avoid A U.S. Treasury Default?

Will Trump Use Obama’s “Secret Debt Ceiling Plan” To Avoid A U.S. Treasury Default?
After voting to repeal and replace Obamacare 60 times under the Obama administration, Senate Republicans, now that it counts, are locked in a heated civil war over how or if they should even modify the controversial legislation.  As proven time and again, despite sharing a common party, conservative and moderate republicans have very little else in common. So, while many... Read More

Putin: Trump On TV Is Different From The One In Real Life

Putin: Trump On TV Is Different From The One In Real Life
Following President Trump's earlier comments that his "meeting with Putin was trememndous," the Russian President set an optimistic tone for future US relations, remarking that the Donald Trump seen on television is different from the one in real life, adding that "as for personal relations, I think that they are established." In his 25 minute press conference, Putin carefully touched... Read More

The North Korea Nightmare Continues

The North Korea Nightmare Continues
Authored by Harry Kazianis via The Strategic Culture Foundation, If North Korea truly desires state of the art nuclear weapons and missiles - something that can deliver an atomic payload to say Los Angeles - then we are indeed in for some tense time ahead. The only way Kim Jong-un - the portly pariah of Pyongyang - can truly develop... Read More

Former CIA Officer: “The Intelligence Confirms The Russian Account On Syria”

Former CIA Officer: “The Intelligence Confirms The Russian Account On Syria”
Authored by Robert Parry via ConsortiumNews.com, President Trump earned neocon applause for his hasty decision to attack Syria and kill about a dozen Syrians, but his rash act has all the earmarks of a “wag the dog” moment. Just two days after news broke of an alleged poison-gas attack in northern Syria, President Trump brushed aside advice from some U.S.... Read More

WSJ reports that Susan Rice Was Not Alone In “Unmasking” Team Trump

WSJ reports that Susan Rice Was Not Alone In “Unmasking” Team Trump
As part of its daily wrap of the Susan Rice newsflow, which focused on her first media appearance since she was "outed" as the persona responsible for "unmasking" members of team Trump, the WSJ provides two new pieces of incremental information: i) in addition to Michael Flynn, at least one more member of the Trump transition team was "unmasked" in... Read More

Michael Hudson: Trump Is Obama’s Legacy – Is This The End Of The Democratic Party?

Michael Hudson: Trump Is Obama’s Legacy – Is This The End Of The Democratic Party?
Authored by Michael Hudson via NakedCapitalism.com, Nobody yet can tell whether Donald Trump is an agent of change with a specific policy in mind, or merely a catalyst heralding an as yet undetermined turning point. His first month in the White House saw him melting into the Republican mélange of corporate lobbyists. Having promised to create jobs, his “America First”... Read More