FBI Director Wray faces ‘new scrutiny’ over Kavanaugh investigation: report

When then-U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was accused of sexual misconduct by Christine Blasey Ford — a psychology professor at Palo Alto University — in 2018, the FBI conducted an investigation. But Kavanaugh’s critics argued that the investigation should have been much more comprehensive in light of the fact that then-President Donald Trump had nominated him for a lifetime appointment on the highest judicial body in the United States.

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Capitol riot defendant ‘is screaming’ as a judge orders her into custody: journalist

Pennsylvania resident and pizzeria owner Pauline Bauer, one of the many far-right Donald Trump supporters facing charges in connection with the January 6 insurrection, has been resorting to over-the-top antics ever since her arrest. And this week, journalist Scott MacFarlane reports in a Twitter thread, a judge became fed up with Bauer and “ordered U.S. Marshals” to take her “into custody.”
Bauer, who was arrested by the FBI in rural Kane, Pennsylvania on May 19, is facing charges that include violent entry, disruptive conduct and obstruction of Congress.

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Capitol riot defendant ‘is screaming’ as a judge orders her into custody: journalist

Pennsylvania resident and pizzeria owner Pauline Bauer, one of the many far-right Donald Trump supporters facing charges in connection with the January 6 insurrection, has been resorting to over-the-top antics ever since her arrest. And this week, journalist Scott MacFarlane reports in a Twitter thread, a judge became fed up with Bauer and “ordered U.S. Marshals” to take her “into custody.”
Bauer, who was arrested by the FBI in rural Kane, Pennsylvania on May 19, is facing charges that include violent entry, disruptive conduct and obstruction of Congress.

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‘Democracy hanging by a thread’: Paul Krugman explains how the US long misunderstood its greatest threat

Paul Krugman’s predictions about the Republican Party are coming true just as he thought

September 11 marked the 20th anniversary of 9/11, the deadliest terrorist attack in United States history. With the Taliban back in control in Afghanistan, Islamist extremism has been in the news a lot recently. Examining the history of terrorism and extremism in the U.S., liberal economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman does something that most of the far-right pundits at Fox News will never do: He looks at the big picture. And Krugman stresses that when it comes to terrorism in the U.

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These millennials are living paycheck to paycheck — while earning six figures: report

The Millennial generation has faced more than its share of economic challenges, from the Great Recession to exorbitant housing costs to massive student loan debt. Much of the reporting on Millennials who are living paycheck to paycheck has focused on those who are poor or lower middle class, but journalist Hillary Hoffower, in an article published by Business Insider on September 16, takes a look at a different phenomenon: Millennials who are making six figures yet still living paycheck to paycheck.

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A GOP congressman’s retirement due to violent threats is ‘a deeply ominous sign’ for US politics’: conservative

Rep. Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio, a conservative Republican and former Ohio State football star who voted to impeach Donald Trump following the January 6 insurrection, has decided not to seek reelection in 2022 — saying that he fears for the safety of his family and that the “toxic dynamics inside our own party” were a “significant factor” in his decision. In an article published by The Bulwark on September 16, Never Trump conservative Tim Miller describes Gonzalez’s decision as “an ominous sign for our politics.

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A GOP congressman’s retirement due to violent threats is ‘a deeply ominous sign’ for US politics’: conservative

Rep. Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio, a conservative Republican and former Ohio State football star who voted to impeach Donald Trump following the January 6 insurrection, has decided not to seek reelection in 2022 — saying that he fears for the safety of his family and that the “toxic dynamics inside our own party” were a “significant factor” in his decision. In an article published by The Bulwark on September 16, Never Trump conservative Tim Miller describes Gonzalez’s decision as “an ominous sign for our politics.

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‘Cut him off now!’: Newsmax host totally loses it when a veteran criticizes Trump’s Afghanistan policy

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‘Cut him off now!’: Newsmax host totally loses it when a veteran criticizes Trump’s Afghanistan policy

Understand the importance of honest news ?
So do we.
The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health – mental and physical – but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.
We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.
We need your support in this difficult time.

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Biden had the perfect response to GOP governors calling vaccine mandates ‘tyranny’

The fact that COVID-19 is surging in the United States once again and has killed more than 4.6 million people worldwide (according to Johns Hopkins University figures) hasn’t stopped Republicans from trying to score political points by railing against President Joe Biden’s new vaccine mandate, which requires employees of the federal government, medical workers and larger companies to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves, “Hillbilly Elegy” author J.D.

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