Bipartisan Senate Bill Wants To Force Mueller’s Report To Go Public

Bipartisan Senate Bill Wants To Force Mueller’s Report To Go Public By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 30, 2019   A bipartisan bill is in the works to make Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report and findings available to the public. The bill, dubbed the Special Counsel Transparency Act, was introduced by Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Republican Sen. Chuck … Continue reading Bipartisan Senate Bill Wants To Force Mueller’s Report To Go Public

Trump Calls Fox News Worse Than ‘Fake News’ CNN On His Wall Negotiations

Trump Calls Fox News Worse Than ‘Fake News’ CNN On His Wall Negotiations By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 29, 2019   Americans are all too familiar with President Donald Trump calling the press the “enemy of the people” and continuously touting certain organizations as “fake news.” But on Sunday, President Trump unexpectedly took a dig at his usual … Continue reading Trump Calls Fox News Worse Than ‘Fake News’ CNN On His Wall Negotiations

The Bar-On Brief: Beyond a designated day, we should never forget the Holocaust

The Bar-On Brief: Beyond a designated day, we should never forget the Holocaust By SHAULI BAR-ON January 28, 2019 in Columns, Opinion   It’s 1942. A man lies in his bunker, fast asleep. His roommate watches him tremble. “He must be having a nightmare,” he thinks. “Maybe I should wake him up and save him from his misery.” But … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: Beyond a designated day, we should never forget the Holocaust

Nevada Attorney To Take Covington Students’ Case Pro Bono

Nevada Attorney To Take Covington Students’ Case Pro Bono By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 28, 2019   A Nevada lawyer has decided to take the cases of the Covington high school students whom he claims were defamed by the media across the country — free of charge. Attorney Robert Barnes said on Fox News last Wednesday that he and his clients … Continue reading Nevada Attorney To Take Covington Students’ Case Pro Bono

OPINION: First Amendment rights must outweigh University policy

OPINION: First Amendment rights must outweigh University policy By SHAULI BAR-ON January 23, 2019 in Opinion   Last summer, the University quietly amended its speech code to make it easier for the administration to handle on-campus protests. But there was just one problem. The University’s policy change neglected a higher rule: the First Amendment of the United States … Continue reading OPINION: First Amendment rights must outweigh University policy

ACLU Investigates DOJ’s Use Of Facial Recognition Technology

ACLU Investigates DOJ’s Use Of Facial Recognition Technology By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 23, 2019   The American Civil Liberties Union is looking to find out how the government may be using facial recognition technology on citizens. The ACLU on Tuesday filed a Freedom of Information Act request to the Department of Justice asking for the government to release any … Continue reading ACLU Investigates DOJ’s Use Of Facial Recognition Technology

Buzzfeed Sticks To Michael Cohen Story, Despite Mueller Disputing Accuracy

Buzzfeed Sticks To Michael Cohen Story, Despite Mueller Disputing Accuracy By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 22, 2019   Buzzfeed is sticking by a scandalous story published last week that claims President Donald Trump instructed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress regarding the status of a Trump project in Russia. Click here to read the rest of the … Continue reading Buzzfeed Sticks To Michael Cohen Story, Despite Mueller Disputing Accuracy

Dem Presidential Contender Regrets Past Work With Pro-Conversion Therapy PAC

Dem Presidential Contender Regrets Past Work With Pro-Conversion Therapy PAC By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 18, 2019   A Democratic congresswoman from Hawaii, who recently announced she will run for president, is facing criticism for her past work for a political action committee that supported gay conversion therapy. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s work with the Alliance for Traditional Marriage, … Continue reading Dem Presidential Contender Regrets Past Work With Pro-Conversion Therapy PAC

Bar-On Brief: We are the rightful owners of the abbreviation “USC”

Bar-On Brief: We are the rightful owners of the abbreviation “USC” By SHAULI BAR-ON January 15, 2019 in Columns, Opinion   Type in three letters — “U,” “S” and “C” — into a Google search and the vast majority of the search results will lead you to something related to the University of Southern California. If someone talks about … Continue reading Bar-On Brief: We are the rightful owners of the abbreviation “USC”

Michael Cohen To Testify Before Congress, Trump ‘Couldn’t Care Less’

Michael Cohen To Testify Before Congress, Trump ‘Couldn’t Care Less’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 14, 2019   President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen, who has already pleaded guilty to a felony, said last week he will agree to publicly telling the country more about his interaction with his client. The House Oversight Committee announced Thursday that … Continue reading Michael Cohen To Testify Before Congress, Trump ‘Couldn’t Care Less’

Lindsey Graham: Trump’s AG Pick Does Not Think Mueller Probe Is A ‘Witch Hunt’

Lindsey Graham: Trump’s AG Pick Does Not Think Mueller Probe Is A ‘Witch Hunt’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 11, 2019   Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general does not believe Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is a “witch hunt.” Click here to read the rest of the article...

California And New York City Want To Give Illegal Immigrants Free Health Care

California And New York City Want To Give Illegal Immigrants Free Health Care By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 10, 2019   In the middle of a federal government shutdown, as Washington cannot agree on a federal budget, the state of California and New York City are moving toward budget talks to include health care costs for all residents — … Continue reading California And New York City Want To Give Illegal Immigrants Free Health Care

Bipartisan Senate Group To Reintroduce Bill To Protect Mueller

Bipartisan Senate Group To Reintroduce Bill To Protect Mueller By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 9, 2019   A bipartisan group of senators is planning to reintroduce a bill to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump. The group of four includes two Republicans — Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Thom Tillis of North Carolina. … Continue reading Bipartisan Senate Group To Reintroduce Bill To Protect Mueller

OPINION: California education proposals ignore root causes of high tuition costs

OPINION: California education proposals ignore root causes of high tuition costs By SHAULI BAR-ON January 7, 2019 in Opinion     California Gov. Gavin Newsom took the reigns Monday to head America’s most populous state — to start his tenure, he has some radical changes he hopes to integrate into California’s education system. While many of them lack … Continue reading OPINION: California education proposals ignore root causes of high tuition costs

Dems Do Damage Control After Tlaib Calls For Impeachment, Uses Profanity

Dems Do Damage Control After Tlaib Calls For Impeachment, Uses Profanity By Shauli Bar-On On Jan 7, 2019   The 116th Congress was sworn in last Thursday, featuring dozens of new lawmakers, including Michigan Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib, who made headlines for being the first Palestinian American woman elected to Congress. But by Thursday night, she was making headlines … Continue reading Dems Do Damage Control After Tlaib Calls For Impeachment, Uses Profanity

1 Year Later: California’s Marijuana Legalization Is A Tax Failure

1 Year Later: California’s Marijuana Legalization Is A Tax Failure By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Jan 4, 2019   One year ago, California became the sixth state in the union to legalize recreational marijuana despite federal statutes still forbidding the drug’s use and classifying it as a schedule 1 drug. California politicians were so eager to allow its residents … Continue reading 1 Year Later: California’s Marijuana Legalization Is A Tax Failure

Giuliani: ‘Mueller Should Be Investigated For Destruction Of Evidence

Giuliani: ‘Mueller Should Be Investigated For Destruction Of Evidence’ By Shauli Bar-On Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s lawyer, is calling for an investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller over claims of the destruction of FBI evidence in his probe into alleged collusion between Trump and Russia. Click here to read the rest of the article...

Dem Running On Presidential Platform To Give Every American $1,000 Per Month

Dem Running On Presidential Platform To Give Every American $1,000 Per Month By Shauli Bar-On Businessman and nonprofit founder Andrew Yang announced his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in February 2018, but hardly anyone knows his name. While his chances of winning the Democratic primary are low, and the odds of him becoming the … Continue reading Dem Running On Presidential Platform To Give Every American $1,000 Per Month