Larry King: ‘CNN Stopped Doing News A Long Time Ago’

Larry King: ‘CNN Stopped Doing News A Long Time Ago’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 9, 2018   Larry King, who hosted CNN’s longest-running program “Larry King Live” for 25 years, has some harsh criticism for the current content of his former employer. “CNN stopped doing news a long time ago,” he said Wednesday on RT America. “They … Continue reading Larry King: ‘CNN Stopped Doing News A Long Time Ago’

Dems Could Target Trump’s Tax Returns Or Threaten Impeachment

Dems Could Target Trump’s Tax Returns Or Threaten Impeachment By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 9, 2018   Now that the Democrats control the House of Representatives, America officially is in a phase of divided government. While some are hopeful the divisions will force bipartisan efforts, others look to Democratic rhetoric to fear otherwise. President Donald Trump will be … Continue reading Dems Could Target Trump’s Tax Returns Or Threaten Impeachment

New Acting Attorney General Will Not Recuse Himself From Mueller Probe

New Acting Attorney General Will Not Recuse Himself From Mueller Probe By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 9, 2018   Following Jeff Sessions’ resignation as attorney general on Wednesday, President Donald Trump has asked Sessions’ chief of staff Matt Whitaker to assume the role as acting AG. President Trump openly criticized Sessions on Twitter repeatedly. A great deal of … Continue reading New Acting Attorney General Will Not Recuse Himself From Mueller Probe

Trump Claims His Endorsement Of Pelosi Is Not ‘Sarcastic’

Trump Claims His Endorsement Of Pelosi Is Not ‘Sarcastic’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 8, 2018     Following the Democrats taking control of the House in Tuesday’s election, President Trump took to Twitter to endorse Pelosi for the Speaker of the House role on Wednesday, saying that she “deserves” to be chosen by Democrats.   Click here … Continue reading Trump Claims His Endorsement Of Pelosi Is Not ‘Sarcastic’

Over 3,200 Caravan Migrants Give Up On Entering US

Over 3,200 Caravan Migrants Give Up On Entering US By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 8, 2018   President Trump’s pressure is working. Over 3,200 caravan migrants traveling from Central America through Mexico en route to the United States have given up on their plan to enter the U.S., applying for refugee status in Mexico instead, the Mexican government … Continue reading Over 3,200 Caravan Migrants Give Up On Entering US

Dan Crenshaw, Mocked On ‘SNL,’ Wins House Race In Texas

Dan Crenshaw, Mocked On ‘SNL,’ Wins House Race In Texas By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 7, 2018   Dan Crenshaw, the veteran who lost an eye from an IED blast in Afghanistan and whose appearance was ridiculed on “Saturday Night Live” last weekend, has won his House race for Texas’ 2nd Congressional District. In his victory speech Tuesday night, he … Continue reading Dan Crenshaw, Mocked On ‘SNL,’ Wins House Race In Texas

Ratio Of Unemployed Americans To Available Jobs Hits Record Low

Ratio Of Unemployed Americans To Available Jobs Hits Record Low By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 7, 2018     The ratio of unemployed Americans compared to the number of available jobs has hit a record low, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced Tuesday. The data reported in the Bureau’s Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey, which boasts the record-low ratio, … Continue reading Ratio Of Unemployed Americans To Available Jobs Hits Record Low

Trudeau Denies Trump’s Tariffs Played A Role In Trade Negotiations

Trudeau Denies Trump’s Tariffs Played A Role In Trade Negotiations By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 7, 2018   Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denied claims that United States-imposed tariffs contributed to his decision to sign a new North American trade agreement in an interview Monday with CNN’s Poppy Harlow. “Did tariffs force Canada’s hand here?” Harlow asked. “On the contrary, … Continue reading Trudeau Denies Trump’s Tariffs Played A Role In Trade Negotiations

Lindsey Graham: Jeff Sessions Will Probably Resign

Lindsey Graham: Jeff Sessions Will Probably Resign By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 6, 2018   According to Sen. Lindsey Graham, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is likely to resign after the midterm election. “Jeff will probably step down. We’ll have a new attorney general most likely early next year,” Graham (R-S.C.) said on Hugh Hewitt’s radio show Monday. Neither … Continue reading Lindsey Graham: Jeff Sessions Will Probably Resign

Trump Admin Reinstates Pre-Nuclear Deal Sanctions On Iran

Trump Admin Reinstates Pre-Nuclear Deal Sanctions On Iran By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 6, 2018   The Trump administration has reinstated sanctions on Iran, the same sanctions that were in place before President Obama brokered and signed the Iran Nuclear Deal in 2015. The move was announced by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin in an Op-Ed for the Financial … Continue reading Trump Admin Reinstates Pre-Nuclear Deal Sanctions On Iran

The Bar-On Brief: Ad hominem attacks must be avoided in political debates

The Bar-On Brief: Ad hominem attacks must be avoided in political debates By SHAULI BAR-ON November 6, 2018 in Columns, Opinion   President Donald Trump announced last week that he intends to use an executive order to get rid of birthright citizenship in the United States. In other words, he wants to change the 14th Amendment of the Constitution, … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: Ad hominem attacks must be avoided in political debates

47 Percent Of Americans Feel Like ‘Strangers In Their Own Country’

47 Percent Of Americans Feel Like ‘Strangers In Their Own Country’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 2, 2018   According to the 2018 American Values Survey released this week by PRRI, 47 percent of Americans feel as if they are “strangers in their own country.” The survey revealed that Democrats and Republicans have radially different visions of what a better America … Continue reading 47 Percent Of Americans Feel Like ‘Strangers In Their Own Country’

Poll: Voters Disagree On What ‘Medicare For All’ Means

Poll: Voters Disagree On What ‘Medicare For All’ Means By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 1, 2018   “Medicare for All.” It’s a phrase Democrats have been championing Obamacare was passed. But a new pollreleased Wednesday reveals that Americans are not exactly united on what that phrase means. Click here to read the rest of the article...

Creators Say It’s Okay For White Children To Dress Up As ‘Black Panther’ For Halloween

Creators Say It’s Okay For White Children To Dress Up As ‘Black Panther’ For Halloween By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 1, 2018   Debate about cultural appropriation on Halloween resurfaced this year with an added twist: Is it acceptable for white Americans to dress up as heroes from the popular Marvel movie “Black Panther”? While the debate ensued, the … Continue reading Creators Say It’s Okay For White Children To Dress Up As ‘Black Panther’ For Halloween

Kanye West: ‘I’ve Been Used To Spread Messages I Don’t Believe In’

Kanye West: ‘I’ve Been Used To Spread Messages I Don’t Believe In’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Nov 1, 2018   President Donald Trump’s outspoken fan Kanye West is criticizing “Blexit” founder Candace Owens for using his name in the Blexit campaign urging black Democrats to leave the Party. West took to Twitter Tuesday, where he said he has no involvement … Continue reading Kanye West: ‘I’ve Been Used To Spread Messages I Don’t Believe In’