A Message From Lucianne  

S-CR-TEO

S-G1-LC






   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


B-CR-TEO
Arms Control Experts Urge
Trump to Honor Iran Nuclear Deal

New York Times, by Rick Gladstone

Original Article

Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 9/13/2017 11:37:15 AM

Alarmed that President Trump may soon take steps that could unravel the international nuclear agreement with Iran, more than 80 disarmament experts urged him on Wednesday to reconsider and said the accord was working. In a joint statement, the experts said the 2015 agreement, negotiated by the Obama administration and the governments of Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia, was a “net plus for international nuclear nonproliferation efforts.” Because of the monitoring powers contained in the agreement, they said, Iran’s capability to produce nuclear weapons had been sharply reduced.

Comments:
Mr. Trump, repeal the "deal", now. This is the type of proclamation that will kill many Innocent people and should be ignored, especially coming from the "fake news" New York Times read and followed by the dRATS & RINO sycophants legislators in Congress today. The important take is that it list an article at the time by 0bama and the "shadow" government (to US) "Arms Control Association" that hold sway on Congress. Look at the names and their "puff up" titles:

"More Than 80 Nuclear Nonproliferation Experts Reaffirm Support for the Iran Nuclear Deal"

https://www.armscontrol.org/pressroom/2017-09/more-80-nuclear-nonproliferation-experts-reaffirm-support-iran-nuclear-deal

"Obama’s Iran Deal Pits His Faith in Diplomacy Against Skepticism"

https://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/16/world/middleeast/obama-diplomacy-iran-nuclear-deal.html

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: Bpl40, 9/13/2017 11:46:59 AM     (No. 11382137)

Did these same "experts " urge remaining in the Paris Accord by any chance? Just asking

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    31 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: belwhatter, 9/13/2017 11:48:10 AM     (No. 11382138)

This sounds like a big red flag to me, though not a strategist, that Iran deal cooked up by Obama was devilish in every way. PDJT will stand his ground.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    16 persons like this.


   

 

R-G6-LC
  
R-LU-C1


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: FormerDem, 9/13/2017 11:50:08 AM     (No. 11382142)

the other countries are not in Iran´s gunsights. they should shut up.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    25 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: Clinger, 9/13/2017 11:59:54 AM     (No. 11382151)

FTA:

“net plus for international nuclear nonproliferation efforts.”

Yup sending pallet loads of cash so Iran could hire North Korea to perform their R&D has made the world so much safer.

This was one of, if not the most epic mistake in world history.

Presuming it was a mistake and not an act of an infiltrator resulting in the intended outcome.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    19 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: harleynyc, 9/13/2017 12:12:49 PM     (No. 11382164)

Well placed muslim jihadists are in every government, news agency, and college, all with one goal and it´s their lies that constantly make headlines as ´truth´.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: rolfnader, 9/13/2017 1:02:49 PM     (No. 11382198)

In a related story, the UN Security Council said the exact same thing!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    17 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 9/13/2017 1:24:28 PM     (No. 11382227)

What I like about Trump. He don´t listen to "experts".

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


   

 

R-TA-Wide_2
  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 9/13/2017 2:38:34 PM     (No. 11382341)

Obama is a Shia Mooslim with strong Persian sympathies as promoted by Val-Jar and the whole cadre of Anti-American goombahs he surrounded himself with. There is no Iranian agreement only a massive welfare system to promote the military power of foreign powers hostile to the US. The Iranians and the NORKS are working together to the detriment of all western civilization. This effort was not hidden but rather it was celebrated and you all had your noses rubbed in it like a puppy in carpet poo.

....and they don´t care if you don´t like it.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 9/13/2017 9:59:57 PM     (No. 11382667)

So what we have is 80 fools recommending a kind of nuclear suicide pact.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    5 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 922658




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "LittleHoodedMonk"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "LittleHoodedMonk"



Free speech week: The circus is back at
Berkeley (and there are plenty of clowns)
Fox News, by John Yoo, Steven F. Hayward,    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 4:31:30     Post Reply
The circus is returning to the University of California, Berkeley, as a sequel to rioting in February by black-clad protesters angered by the campus visit of conservative speaker Milo Yiannapolous. The goal of the protestors then and now is simple: demonize and silence conservatives. Shamefully, the Berkeley rioting was permitted by a hands-off attitude by university administrators. After a now-departed chancellor and his aides ordered University of California police to stand aside, rioters set fires, inflicted $100,000 in damage to university buildings, and prevented Yiannapolous from speaking.

North Korea Hits New Level of
Brinkmanship in Reacting to Trump
New York Times, by Choe Sang-Hun    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 10:19:17     Post Reply
Seoul, South Korea - North Korea has long cultivated an image of defiant belligerence, punctuating its propaganda and diplomacy with colorful threats, insults and bluffs. But Kim Jong-un’s personal statement released on Friday, and his foreign minister’s threat to test a nuclear weapon over the Pacific Ocean, represent a new level of brinkmanship by the government. (Snip) The North Korean news media carried photographs of Mr. Kim sitting in his office and reading his statement, but his voice was not broadcast. On the country’s state-run Central TV, a female announcer read his statement.

   

 

B-G1-LC


 
Poroshenko Says US Military Aid
to Ukraine to Exclude Lethal Weapons
Sputnik [Moscow, Russia], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 9:52:40     Post Reply
Moscow - Ukraine will not receive lethal weapons from the United States, but a firm commitment that Kiev will be supplied with radio warfare and other equipment has been obtained, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after talks with US President Donald Trump. (Snip) Stalemate Poroshenko said on Tuesday that the US Senate had approved the allocation of $500 million to support Ukraine´s security and defense sectors, adding that Kiev would receive defensive lethal weapons. Ukraine has repeatedly asked to be supplied with lethal and non-lethal weapons from the European Union and the United States.

Israeli warplanes strike
near Damascus airport – reports
RT News [Moscow, Russia], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 9:32:26     Post Reply
Israeli planes have reportedly fired two missiles which hit near Damascus, targeting an ammunition facility belonging to Lebanon’s Hezbollah, according to a Lebanese TV station citing “informed” sources and various social media reports on pro-Syrian webpages. Israeli forces are reported to have carried out attacks from outside the Syrian border early on Friday, according to the Lebanese Al Mayadeen. It said the strike led to a fire, with no casualties or disruptions at Damascus International Airport reported. Pictures allegedly showing the moment of the attack have emerged online on Arab and Hebrew-language social media. (

Trump calls North Korea’s
leader Kim Jong-un a ‘mad man’
Washington Times, by Sally Persons    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 8:58:48     Post Reply
President Trump on Friday labeled Kim Jong-un a “mad man,” shortly after the North Korean leader had called him a “mentally deranged U.S. dotard.” “Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn’t mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!” Mr. Trumptweeted. Mr. Trump was apparently responding to the North Korean leader’s reaction to the president’s address to the United Nations. “Far from making remarks of any persuasive power that can be viewed to be helpful to defusing tension, he made unprecedented rude nonsense one has never heard from any of his

Bernie Sanders will debate Bill Cassidy and
Lindsey Graham over health care on CNN
Circa News, by Chris Castano    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 12:29:42     Post Reply
CNN has announced that Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) will debate Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) over the latter pair´s proposed Obamacare repeal bill on air, reports The Hill. CNN anchor Jake Tapper and chief political correspondent Dana Bash will moderate the town hall-style event live from Washington D.C. (Tweet) "With a critical deadline looming, Graham and Cassidy, architechs of the Republicans latest healthcare proposal, will debate Sanders and Klobuchar on the merits of the plan that would repeal and replace Obamacare," read a statement from the

N.K. FM says ´highest-level´ actions in
Kim´s remarks may be H-bomb test in Pacific
Yonhap News Agency [Seoul, South Korea], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/22/2017 12:12:29     Post Reply
New York - North Korea may conduct the most powerful test of a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean in its possible "highest-level" actions against the United States, the North´s top diplomat said Thursday. Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho made the comment after North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said that he is considering the strongest actions in response to U.S. President Donald Trump´s threat to "totally destroy" the country. "It could be the most powerful detonation of an H-bomb in the Pacific," Ri told reporters. "We have no idea about what actions could be taken as it will be ordered by leader Kim Jong-un."

   

 

  


 
Trump Poised to Drop Some Limits
on Drone Strikes and Commando Raids
New York Times, by Charlie Savage & Eric Schmitt    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/21/2017 11:45:45     Post Reply
Washington - The Trump administration is preparing to dismantle key Obama-era limits on drone strikes and commando raids outside conventional battlefields, according to officials familiar with internal deliberations. The changes would lay the groundwork for possible counterterrorism missions in countries where Islamic militants are active but the United States has not previously tried to kill or capture them. (Snip) The policy paves the way for broader and more frequent operations against Al Qaeda, the Islamic State and other jihadists. It would also apply in countries where the United States has targeted Islamist militants

For Puerto Ricans Off the Island,
a Struggle to Make Contact After Maria
New York Times, by Richard Fausset    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/21/2017 9:01:29     Post Reply
For the more than five million Puerto Ricans living on the United States mainland, it was bad enough to watch news reports on Wednesday of Hurricane Maria ripping through an island where relatives and friends lived. What made it worse was not knowing how their loved ones had fared. With the entire power grid knocked out and with more than 95 percent of wireless cell sites out of service, communication was all but impossible on Thursday, and an already emotional day became even harder for the Puerto Rican diaspora.

Donald Trump persuades China to
cut North Korea financial transactions
Washington Times, by S.A. Miller, Dave Boyer    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/21/2017 8:43:02     Post Reply
President Trump persuaded China to freeze all financial transactions with North Korea and ordered a new round of U.S. sanctions Thursday, closing out his first U.N. General Assembly with a major diplomatic victory in his efforts to curb Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons and missile programs short of war. In a carefully choreographed strategy deployed from the shadow of the United Nations headquarters in New York, Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin called the head of China’s central bank very early Thursday to alert him that Mr. Trump was preparing an executive order to sanction any financial institutions doing business

Islamists lure youngsters in the
Philippines with payments,
promise of paradise
Reuters, by Martin Petty    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/21/2017 1:28:56     Post Reply
Marawi City, Philippines - When he saw his commander holding the severed head of one of his neighbours, teenage Islamist fighter Jalil knew it was time to escape from Marawi City. Churches and homes had been ransacked, people had been shot or taken hostage, and now Philippines government troops, planes and helicopters were pounding the Islamic State loyalists who had taken over large parts of the town on May 23. Six days into the occupation, 17-year-old Jalil said he came across a crowd of fellow fighters led by rebel chief Abdullah Maute, including a boy who looked about 10. They were cheering the beheading of a

Daimler joins rush to add more
North American auto plants: report
Reuters, by Joseph White    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 9/21/2017 12:43:41     Post Reply
Detroit - U.S. automakers are facing mounting pressure amid slowing demand in the country, as Asian and European automakers aggressively ramp up vehicle production in North America, including a new investment by Daimler AG. In the latest move, German automaker Daimler plans to spend $1 billion to expand its Mercedes Benz assembly plant near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, to produce batteries and electric sport utility vehicles that would compete with Silicon Valley electric car maker Tesla Inc’s models, according to a person briefed on the matter. The Wall Street Journal reported the investment earlier on Thursday.

   

 

B-G1-LC2


 


Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



McCain to vote no
on ObamaCare repeal

46 replie(s)
The Hill [Washington, DC], by Jordain Carney    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 9/22/2017 2:04:56 PM     Post Reply
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) announced on Friday that he will vote against the latest GOP effort to repeal ObamaCare, potentially dooming the legislation. “I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal. I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried," he said in a statement, referring to the legislation spearheaded by GOP Sens. Lindsey Graham (S.C) and Bill Cassidy (La.). McCain´s announcement leaves GOP leadership with no room for error.

Schumer praises McCain for
ObamaCare repeal opposition

38 replie(s)
The Hill, by Nathaniel Weixel    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 9/22/2017 4:05:46 PM     Post Reply
The Senate’s top Democrat offered praise for Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) after he said he would oppose the latest ObamaCare repeal bill, which narrows the chance that Republicans can get the legislation to President Trump’s desk. “John McCain shows the same courage in Congress that he showed when he was a naval aviator,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said an hour after McCain’s statement. “I have assured Senator McCain that as soon as repeal is off the table, we Democrats are intent on resuming the bipartisan process.” McCain is the second Republican, after Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.), to announce

Networks Could Lose $200 Million
if NFL Ratings Slide Continues

37 replie(s)
Breitbart Sports, by Warner Todd Huston    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 9/22/2017 5:32:15 AM     Post Reply
If NFL fans continue to turn away from football, the TV networks could lose as much as $200 million in earnings, according to a new report. After ratings for Week Two crashed, adding to the angst already felt by a poor showing in Week 1, industry insiders and analysts are sounding the alarm. A new report claims that CBS, ESPN, Fox and NBC could take a $200 million hit to their estimated $2.5 billion in NFL advertising earnings if fans continue to turn off the TV, the The Hollywood Reporter noted recently. The worries over earnings are not allayed by

Parents divided in opinion
after gender neutral teacher
sends note home with 5th graders

35 replie(s)
Tallahassee Democrat [FL], by Ryan Dailey    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 9/21/2017 1:02:40 PM     Post Reply
A new fifth grade teacher at Canopy Oaks Elementary is asking students to use gender-neutral pronouns in the classroom. Math and science teacher Chloe Bressack sent the request home in a letter to parents headlined "About Mx. Bressack." “... my pronouns are ´they, them, their´ instead of ´he, his, she, hers.´ I know it takes some practice for it to feel natural,” the letter reads, “but students catch on pretty quickly.” The letter also asks that students use “Mx.," (pronounced ´Mix´) when addressing the teacher rather than Mr. or Ms. The note alarmed some parents. In a post written Tuesday night in the Facebook group

ABC greenlights sitcom about
undocumented family living in US

32 replie(s)
Fox News, by Brian Flood    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 9/21/2017 5:18:29 PM     Post Reply
ABC has greenlit a new sitcom tentatively titled "Sanctuary Family" about an undocumented family living in the U.S. The network says the show will follow the pandemonium that unfolds when a married couple allows their undocumented nanny and her family to live with them. The guests put a strain on the marriage of the host family but they eventually learn that “the differences both families have aren’t as significant as their similarities,” according to the description provided by ABC. Undocumented immigrants are foreign-born people who don’t have a legal right to be or remain in the United States and the

Kimmel calls Louisiana senator
´inbred´ during latest health care monologue

32 replie(s)
Fox News, by Edmund deMarche    Original Article
Posted By: PageTurner- 9/22/2017 5:04:35 AM     Post Reply
Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel used his opening monologue Thursday to once again lambast supporters of the Graham-Cassidy health care bill -- and at one point called a Republican senator from Louisiana an "inbred." The host of ABC´s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” has emerged as a strong celebrity advocate for universal health care since his infant son had to undergo open-heart surgery in April. Kimmel made an announcement about his son during a memorable monologue at the time and has taken up the cause ever since. Part of his goal is for every child in the U.S. to have the same access to

Michelle Obama:
WH being led with fear

32 replie(s)
The Hill [Washington, DC], by Josh Delk    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 9/22/2017 3:16:54 PM     Post Reply
Michelle Obama said in a speech Thursday that the White House is currently being led by fear, comparing President Trump´s administration with her husband and former President Obama´s administration. (Snip) “It isn’t just us first,” she said, referring to Trump´s "America first" policies. “We live in a big country and a big world," she said. "You can’t just want to help someone in a hurricane and not make sure they can go to the doctor when they’re sick.” Trump reiterated his "America first" doctrine in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly this week, emphasizing that America would put

It’s Shocking How Empty The Stadium
Was For Thursday Night Football

31 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by David Hookstead    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 9/22/2017 11:39:05 AM     Post Reply
The San Francisco 49ers Thursday night game against the Los Angeles Rams kicked off in front of a nearly empty stadium. Los Angeles Times reporter Lindsey Thiry tweeted a photo at the time of kickoff, which showed thousands of open seats. In fact, most sections in the photo have more empty seats than fans. (Tweet/Photo/Video) ESPN’s Darren Rovell reported that 63,500 tickets had been sold for the game, but of course, simply selling a ticket doesn’t mean the buyer will actually show up to the game. It’s hard to believe there are more than 30,000 people in the stadium, judging

´It’s like being shot out of a cannon
while drinking from a fire hydrant blind´:
Michelle Obama talks about life in the
White House while giving a resounding
´no´ to ever running for office herself

31 replie(s)
Daily Mail (UK), by James Gordon    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 9/22/2017 9:52:34 PM     Post Reply
Former First Lady Michelle Obama has spoken about what life was like for her and her family during her eight years in The White House. Her candid comments came during a moderated discussion at a tech conference in Salt Lake City, Utah on Thursday evening. ´It´s like being shot out of a cannon while drinking from a fire hydrant blind,´ she explained as she told of how she got used to her new way of living. ´You have to tell The White House what kind of toilet paper you like. You don´t know where your forks are.´ (Photos) Mrs Obama

Rep. John Lewis Wants To ‘Take
A Bullwhip’ To People So They
Care About Civil Rights

30 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Liam Clancy    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 9/21/2017 6:24:50 PM     Post Reply
Democratic Rep. John Lewis said Thursday he sometimes feels like “taking a bullwhip” to people in order to make them care about civil rights. “It doesn’t matter whether they’re black, or white, Latino, Asian-American or Native American. When you see something that’s not right, not fair, not just, you have an obligation to do something, to say something. They’re just too darn quiet. I really wanna use some other words sometimes,” Lewis told the audience of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Town Hall on Civil Rights in Washington, D.C. “I believe in the philosophy and the discipline of nonviolence, but sometimes

NFL players lobby Roger Goodell
for formal league involvement
in racial justice causes

30 replie(s)
Washington Examiner, by Emily Jashinsky    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 9/21/2017 9:36:47 PM     Post Reply
A team of four current and former NFL players is lobbying commissioner Roger Goodell to engage the league in fighting for the cause of social justice, even asking him to formally designate November as activism awareness month. Current players Michael Bennett (Seattle Seahawks), Torrey Smith (Philadelphia Eagles), and Malcolm Jenkins (Philadelphia Eagles), along with former player Anquan Boldin, sent Goodell and another executive a 2,800-word memorandum in August requesting the league invest significant resources in the cause. The memo, available in full here, is specific and thoughtful, but its requests would almost certainly prove divisive among fans, many of whom are

Leaked: Watch MSNBC’s Lawrence
O’Donnell’s Unhinged Outtakes…
for Eight Crazy Minutes

27 replie(s)
Mediaite, by Aidan McLaughlin    Original Article
Posted By: FlyRight- 9/21/2017 7:51:53 AM     Post Reply
Lawrence O’Donnell had a really bad night on August 29, 2017.We draw that conclusion based on the above clip obtained by Mediaite, showing behind the scenes footage of a furious O’Donnell absolutely going bananas in what appear to be breaks in his show.The video, which lasts a full eight minutes, is a collection of clips from one evening (given O’Donnell’s consistent outfit) and show the MSNBC anchor fuming about earpiece malfunctions, blasting off obscenities and screaming at his staff. We were able to link it back to the August 29 show. After introducing a clip about President Donald Trump, O’Donnell pauses,

   

Post Reply   Close thread 922658



ST-GC


Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2015 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS