Both the DNC and the security firm Crowdstrike, hired to respond to the breach, have said repeatedly over the years that they gave the FBI a copy of all the DNC images back in 2016. The DNC reiterated that Monday in a statement to the Daily Beast.“The FBI was given images of servers, forensic copies, […]

VIDEO INTERVIEW: The RealNews, 18 July 2018 After weeks of fatal attacks on Palestinian protesters in Gaza, Israel has launched one of its worst airstrikes in years, killing two teenagers and wounding at least 25 people. Aaron Maté from the RealNews talks with Ali Abunimah, co-founder of the Electronic Intifada about the “utter horror and […]

In fact, under Putin, if not earlier, Moscow has repeatedly demanded that we reveal our methods and sources of intelligence to it whenever we have charged Russia with criminal or otherwise reproachable action. Apart from Moscow’s standard operating procedure to deny everything despite overwhelming evidence, such demands represent an effort to find out what we […]

President Trump quipped that U.S. intelligence agencies were responsible for the lights briefly going out while he made a White House statement reaffirming his support for American intelligence officers.“Let me begin by saying that once again, full faith and support for America’s intelligence agencies. I have a full faith in our intelligence agencies,” he said, […]

Since 2015, Poland has been governed by a far-right nationalist group that has completely reshaped the country Source: Poland’s judicial purge: Another step toward “authoritarian dem…

According to Israeli officials, there were several reasons for the negative attitude in Washington towards Orban’s government: Hungary took steps to block enhanced cooperation between Ukraine and NATO, despite U.S. requests. Orban has very close relations with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Orban and his government went after Budapest’s Central European University, which is backed by […]

Australia’s Public Service Commission has released a report that says that 5 percent of APS survey respondents said they had witnessed another employee engaging in behaviour they considered to be corrupt. That equates to 4900 people. The number has doubled in three years.Of those who said they witnessed corruption: 64 percent of those respondents reported […]

The members are not mincing words, warning that Ocasio-Cortez is making enemies of soon-to-be colleagues even before she arrives on Capitol Hill, as she’s expected to do after November’s midterms.“She’s carrying on and she ain’t gonna make friends that way,” said Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.). “Joe conceded, wished her well, said he would support her […]

The photo was retweeted nearly 4,000 times and liked more than 5,800 times before Singer deleted it.”OK all, this may be Cari Lutkins from the NSC. I may delete this tweet…” Singer first wrote before apologizing.“I’ve deleted the tweet. I cannot confirm that it is Butina and may be an NSC staffer,” she added after […]

The resignation letter reportedly said the administration failed to consult with the council before carrying out Trump’s zero-tolerance immigration policy, which was introduced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions in May. The policy resulted in the separation of hundreds of migrant families before Trump signed an executive order in June ending the separations.“Were we consulted, we […]

Thousands of workers will walk off the job on Tuesday at Amazon warehouses in Germany to demand better working conditions, joining colleagues in Spain and Poland in taking action that coincides with a major sales promotion. Source: Amazon workers strike in Germany, joining action in Spain and Poland

The New York Police Department (NYPD) reportedly announced that Monday that the police officer accused of choking to death Eric Garner, an unarmed black man, will face a disciplinary hearing. Source: NYPD moves forward with disciplinary proceedings in Eric Garner’s death: report

Vieles sprach dafür, dass der Whistleblower für die Russen spioniert. Laut Geheimdienst-Experte John R. Schindler bestätigt der Kreml das jetzt. Source: Kreml gibt zu | Snowden ist ein Russen-Agent

Right-wing authoritarianism (RWA) is a personality and ideological variable studied in political, social and personality psychology. Right-wing authoritarians are people who have a high degree of willingness to submit to authorities they perceive as established and legitimate, who adhere to societal conventions and norms and who are hostile and punitive in their attitudes towards people […]

By Susan Hennessey, Benjamin Wittes Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 1:46 PM // // On the “yes” side is a remarkable lineup of intellectual firepower. There’s this remarkable essay by Franklin Foer; there’s this piece from Anne Applebaum; there’s this one from Paul Krugman; and there’s this from Josh Marshall. On the other side of the […]

The president-elect might admire him as an authoritarian tough guy, but many Evangelical leaders see him as an ideological ally. Source: Why the Christian Right Shares Trump’s Affection for Putin

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