Category: US Politics

US Politics, World Politics

US UN Contribution Slashed

Haley warned that there’s a new sheriff in town. She warned that the US was “taking names.” She warned they’d leave UNESCO and she warned that US funds to the UN would be slashed. And the president backed her—said, “We’ll save a lot.” And now we will. The United States is reducing its UN funding …

US Politics

Trump #MeToo Crowd Receives Soros Boost

George Soros smoking a cigarette

George Soros has been doing whatever he can to bring down President Trump. His latest gambit is to gather all the women who wish to accuse the president of harassment, prepare them, and have them do a press conference, all nicely organized. He’s doing this under the auspices of a nonprofit organization called Brave New …

Israeli Politics, US Politics

Trump and Jerusalem

Trump giving a speech

Many presidents have promised to move the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem. Trump is just one more. Now that the waiver has expired, legally, he has to move the embassy. But the State Department is flipping out. Why? They say that moving the embassy will awaken the violence. They must not …

US Politics

Bible Museum “Discriminates” Against Islam

Museum of the Bible Exterior Washington

The Daily Caller cites a New York Times article in which, Joel S. Baden, Yale University professor of the Hebrew Bible admonishes the Washington, D.C. Museum of the Bible for only representing a “Judeo-Christian” perspective on the bible. As if there’s another people who use this book as the main text of their religion?? In …

Israeli Politics, US Politics

Wonder Woman Meets the President

President Reuven Rivlin

Israel, a mostly ceremonial position. The occasion was Rivlin’s speech at the Jewish Federation General Assembly in Los Angeles. The Jerusalem Post has the story: Rivlin told Gadot. “Even then we knew you’d be great. I am so proud and happy to meet you, a real and beloved ambassador for the State of Israel, who …

US Politics

Kenneth Marcus’ Appointment: The Left is Going Nuts

Sign outside Dept. of Education

Kenneth L. Marcus has been appointed assistant secretary for civil rights in the Department of Education. This has the left going out of its collective mind. Why? Because Marcus has criticized the Office for Civil Rights for failing to address what he calls “antisemitic incidents that masquerade as “anti-Israelism.” If you google “Kenneth Marcus appointment” …

US Politics, World Politics

Bombshell Report on Russian Bribery and the Clinton Foundation

Trump used the Russian bribes of the Clinton Foundation during the election and Hillary claimed ignorance. But a new report from The Hill, suggests otherwise. Here’s a pull quote but do read the whole thing, it’s fascinating: The Obama administration’s decision to approve Rosatom’s purchase of Uranium One has been a source of political controversy …

US Politics

Terror Paid for By Your Tax Dollars

A Jerusalem Post article tells us that Iran has upped its funding of the terror group Hezbollah from $200m to $830m. Quite a jump! The article explains this is due to the lifting of sanctions as part of the JCPOA. Even now, everyone mouths what they were told to think regarding Obama and the JCPOA: …

Israeli Politics, US Politics

Conan O’Brien in Israel

Conan O'Brien in Israel

Comedian and talk show host Conan O’Brien is in Israel. I’m leaving America during this divisive time for the relative peace and quiet of the Middle East. https://t.co/RnVTythuzI #ConanIsrael — Conan O’Brien (@ConanOBrien) August 17, 2017 He’s trying to give equal time to all. Conan, it was a pleasure hosting you at our house. You’re …