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Republican Jewish Coalition breaks with Trump on Charlottesville, asks for ‘greater moral clarity’

Washington Post Politics - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 17:14
A major Jewish political coalition that has long supported President Trump and stood by him through other controversies broke with him on Wednesday over his response to Charlottesville, imploring him to more forcefully reject Nazis and other white supremacist groups. The Republican Jewish Coalition called on Trump to “provide greater moral clarity in rejecting racism, […]
Categories: Political

Opinion: How can decent people serve in Trump's cabinet?

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 16:26
President Donald Trump was not standing alone on the podium when he informed the world that some participants in the Charlottesville neo-Nazi march were "very fine people."
Categories: Economical

VP won't say whether he agrees with Trump on 'both sides'

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 16:24
Vice President Mike Pence avoided directly answering a reporter's question about whether he thought, like President Donald Trump, that there were "good people on both sides" who participated in the Charlottesville, Virginia, protests over the weekend that resulted in the death of one woman.
Categories: Economical

Even if statues come down, demons remain

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 16:06
"Repulsive" was the word used by House of Representative Speaker Paul Ryan.
Categories: Economical

Pence cuts short Latin America trip and pressures Chile to sever all ties to North Korea

Washington Post Politics - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 15:41
SANTIAGO, Chile — Vice President Pence is cutting short his Latin America trip by one day to return to Washington for a strategy meeting Friday at Camp David with President Trump and the national security team. Pence also has canceled two scheduled political appearances on Saturday in Virginia — a campaign stop with Republican gubernatorial […]
Categories: Political

In rare move, top military brass weigh in to condemn racism

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:53
In a rare move, top commanders in the US military are speaking out in the wake of the deadly violence that erupted at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend.
Categories: Economical

Iran’s supreme leader says the U.S. should ‘tackle’ white supremacy

World News - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:52

It’s that time again. Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has once more used Twitter to weigh in on domestic U.S. politics, this time to remark on the tragic events in Charlottesville over the weekend. There, a white-nationalist rally turned violent when a car allegedly driven by one of the participants, James Alex Fields Jr., […]
Categories: Others

Pence says he stands with Trump but did not defend president’s ‘both sides’ comments on Charlottesville

Washington Post Politics - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:28
SANTIAGO, Chile — Vice President Pence says he is standing by President Trump in the aftermath of deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, but he declined Wednesday to defend the president’s statement from the day before that “both sides” were to blame. Asked at a news conference whether he agreed with Trump that there […]
Categories: Political

Video shows John Kelly's reaction to Trump's speech

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:13
On Tuesday, President Trump's aides planned an infrastructure-focused event that didn't go according to plan. NBC captured video of Chief of Staff John Kelly looking stern as his boss went off script.
Categories: Economical

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity over alleged assault

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:07
Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is seeking diplomatic immunity over allegations of assault in South Africa.
Categories: Economical

DJ in Taylor Swift case maintains his innocence

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 13:56
For six days inside of a downtown Denver courtroom, David Mueller sat facing the jury of eight people that would ultimately rule that he assaulted and battered one of the biggest names in music: Taylor Swift.
Categories: Economical

Latest fallout from Charlottesville

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 12:09
Categories: Economical

Former Bush Presidents denounce racism

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 11:59
BREAKING NEWS: Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush released a joint statement Wednesday denouncing racism in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Categories: Economical

Australian neo-Nazi group peppers schools with racist fliers

World News - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 11:52
“Keep Australia White.” That's the message Melbourne schoolteachers found papered on the walls of their institutions this weekend. White supremacists broke into three schools and hung at least 60 racist posters. Some fliers offered up hateful anti-immigrant messages. One read “Stop the hordes.” Another called to legalize the killing of Jewish people. A third encouraged young people […]
Categories: Others

Hazard 'has capacity to win' Ballon d'Or

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 11:46
If Eden Hazard is to win the Ballon d'Or the Chelsea player probably needs to start scoring more goals, says his Belgian international teammate Radja Nainggolan.
Categories: Economical

World to Trump: Stand up against racism and neo-Nazis

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 11:20
Public figures in Israel, Germany, the United Kingdom and elsewhere have condemned President Donald Trump's latest remarks on the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, in which he laid blame on "both sides" for the deadly violence that erupted.
Categories: Economical

White House names new communications chief

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 11:13
Senior communications adviser Hope Hicks has been named as the interim White House communications director, a White House official told pool reporters Wednesday.
Categories: Economical

Hope Hicks takes interim White House communications role amid search for Scaramucci replacement

Washington Post Politics - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 10:50
Hope Hicks, President Trump’s trusted confidante and adviser, is taking on expanded communications responsibilities while the White House searches for a new communications director to replace Anthony Scaramucci, who was fired from the job after just 10 days, according to a White House official. Hicks will work with White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders […]
Categories: Political

Trump's failure of leadership on Charlottesville violence is another sign of a presidency in peril

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 10:49
Donald Trump's insistence Tuesday that "both sides" were responsible for the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, has turned what was a fumbling presidency into what now appears to be one on the verge of total collapse.
Categories: Economical

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