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Name: Laser Haas
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About Me

Love BB, Laser Tag, Poker (Tournaments only). Work with Occupy camps. Willing to help you in your fight for justice (let's discuss it).

Journal Archives

Sally Yates returns to Atlanta-based law firm to focus on investigations

Source: WaPo

For now, Sally Yates is not running for public office.

Yates, the former acting attorney general who was fired by President Trump when she refused to defend his travel ban, is returning Tuesday as a partner at her old law firm, King & Spalding.

Yates, 57, served 27 years at the Justice Department, rising through the ranks as an assistant U.S. attorney and then U.S. attorney in Atlanta. In 2015, President Obama chose her to be deputy attorney general, the department’s No. 2 official responsible for managing its day-to-day operations and 113,000 employees.

At Justice, she led Obama’s clemency initiative, in which the president granted commutations to thousands of low-level drug offenders who met certain criteria set out by the administration. She also wrote a policy that became known as “the Yates memo,” which made the prosecution of individual executives — not just the corporations that employ them — a top priority

Read more: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/world/national-security/sally-yates-returns-to-atlanta-based-law-firm-to-focus-on-investigations/2018/05/07/b9833134-522b-11e8-9c91-7dab596e8252_story.html

Hero In Waffle House Shooting Raises Over $229,000 For Victims

Source: HuffPo

Moved by the heroism of James Shaw Jr., the young father who wrestled a gun away from an active shooter in a Tennessee Waffle House last month, strangers have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to support Shaw and his efforts to raise funds for the victims of the shooting and their families.

Shaw started a GoFundMe page in the days after the tragedy, hoping to raise $15,000 to help the families of those who died and were injured in the shooting.

As of Tuesday morning, donors to the campaign had raised over $229,000 — more than 15 times Shaw’s original target.

“I am overwhelmed,” the 29-year-old electrician said in a statement this week, according to The New York Times. “To the thousands of people who have expressed their care, prayers and made financial donations, I can only respond by saying ‘Thank you.’”

Read more: https://m-huffpost-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5af17d17e4b0ab5c3d699a99/amp

This is the link to.the - Go Fund Me - page


Michael D'Antuono - Drives Anti-Trump art around D.C.

Mr. D'Antuono emailed me a - thank you..for posting this

And has provided an updated video

........UPDATE ..New Video with interviews

D'Antuono is a very dedicated activist

FBI in Crisis: It's - Much Worse - Than You Think

Both sides of the politico spectrum are crying a loud foul about, specific FBI agents, and their alleged bad faith deeds; and Time Magazine now has a May 15, 2018 cover story - titled...

The FBI Is In Crisis: It's Worse Than You Think

My title of this thread, goes a bit further, stating it is "Much Worse" than you think; and I'll tell you why, at the end.

Let's see what Time Magazine says....

In normal times, the televisions are humming at the FBI’s 56 field offices nationwide, piping in the latest news as agents work their investigations. But these days, some agents say, the TVs are often off to avoid the crush of bad stories about the FBI itself. The bureau, which is used to making headlines for nabbing crooks, has been grabbing the spotlight for unwanted reasons: fired leaders, texts between lovers and, most of all, attacks by President Trump. “I don’t care what channel it’s on,” says Tom O’Connor, a veteran investigator in Washington who leads the FBI Agents Association. “All you hear is negative stuff about the FBI … It gets depressing.”

Problem is, the nation's most prominent federal police force has been administrate by political appointments; and everyone is getting upset by political appointees being political.


Bet you didn't know that there's an odd percentage of Mormons, in the FBI; and that one Mormon in the FBI, went to prison, for life!

Howard Hughes utilized the Mormon Mafia, to keep the Italian mob away from Howard Hughes.

As a matter of fact, much of the early financing of Vegas, came from Howard Hughes and his Mormon executives. (And Hughes demise has a Mormon law firm story - of MNAT in Delaware - mind boggling).

Thing is, with a unorthodox amount of Mormons, in the FBI, the fact is, Mormons are less likely to be investigated (just ask MNAT, Mitt Romney, or his Bain Capital).

Furthermore, as reported by The Globalist, during the 2012 Mitt Romney Presidential run

Traditionally, the FBI has been dominated by two factions – the Jesuits, classically law graduates of Fordham University in the New York borough of the Bronx, and the “Mormon Mafia.” The reactionary writer Cleon Skousen, a Mormon who was also the top ideologue of the infamous John Birch Society, and who coined the term “New World Order,” was an example of this FBI Mormon Mafia. The FBI Mormons have been found guilty of ethnic discrimination in a federal court a few years ago. Over 300 Hispanic FBI employees from Los Angeles successfully sued their bosses for allowing the Mormon Mafia to discriminate against Hispanics in hiring.

Of the FBI being sued, concerning discrimination for the benefit of Mormons, this is corroborated by Wikipedia; which notes the head (Richard Bretzing) of the Los Angeles FBI, on Wilshire Blvd, quit, after the FBI confessed to the bias. Then Mr. Breeding became head of security, of the Mormon Church. https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.equip.org/PDF/DM510.pdf&ved=0ahUKEwij5dK7i_XaAhUW12MKHWSpAAEQFggwMAI&usg=AOvVaw2tTusjmbjrMQ9UKHDDE6eu

Yes, I'm digress; but - as you will see at the end of this thread - there's very good reason.

There are many other questionable issues with the FBI, throughout the ages; including J. Edgar Hoover's ways of addressing activists like Martin Luther King, Jr.

As it is written, it transpires. Power corrupts; and absolute power corrupts absolutely.

Getting back to Time Magazines cover story, it goes on....

The Justice Department’s Inspector General, Michael Horowitz, will soon release a much-anticipated assessment of Democratic and Republican charges that officials at the FBI interfered in the 2016 presidential campaign. That year-long probe, sources familiar with it tell TIME, is expected to come down particularly hard on former FBI director James Comey, who is currently on a high-profile book tour. It will likely find that Comey breached Justice Department protocols in a July 5, 2016, press conference when he criticized Hillary Clinton for using a private email server as Secretary of State even as he cleared her of any crimes, the sources say. The report is expected to also hit Comey for the way he reopened the Clinton email probe less than two weeks before the election, the sources say.

The report closely follows an earlier one in April by Horowitz, which showed that the ousted deputy director of the FBI, Andrew McCabe, had lied to the bureau’s internal investigations branch to cover up a leak he orchestrated about Clinton’s family foundation less than two weeks before the election. (The case has since been referred to the U.S. Attorney’s office in Washington, D.C., for potential prosecution.) Another IG report in March found that FBI retaliation against internal whistle-blowers was continuing despite years of bureau pledges to fix the problem. Last fall, Horowitz found that the FBI wasn’t adequately investigating “high-risk” employees who failed polygraph tests.

As noted by time, the IG report, due out soon, stipulates that - "FBI retaliation against internal whistle-blowers was continuing despite years of bureau pledges to fix the problem".

This is alarming - greatly!

If Federal Agents are being retaliated against, for blowing the whistle - and the administrators (political appointees) continuously fail to correct the problems - then how is there are hope for good faith and justice?

Mindblowingly, NY AG Eric Schneiderman resigned today.

There's none perfect - no, not, one!

Time Magazine goes on to state.....

Indeed, public support for the FBI has plunged. A PBS NewsHour survey in April showed a 10-point drop–from 71% to 61%–in the prior two months among Americans who thought the FBI was “just trying to do its job” and an 8-point jump–from 23% to 31%–among those who thought it was “biased against the Trump Administration.”

The FBI, of course, continues to do good work. On April 25, local authorities in Sacramento and the FBI announced the dramatic arrest of the Golden State Killer. That same day it helped bust 39 people in Pennsylvania in a cocaine-trafficking investigation, 14 prison employees in South Carolina in a bribery case and two men in New Jersey in a $5.3 million tax-evasion probe. Assistant FBI Director William F. Sweeney Jr., who runs the New York field office and oversaw the April 9 raid against Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen, says his agents’ response to the turmoil has been to “double down and [say], ‘Hey, we’re gonna keep on moving.'”

Some question whether the FBI has gotten too big and has been asked to do too many things. After 9/11, then FBI director Robert Mueller, who is now the special counsel leading the Russia probe, made massive new investments in counterterrorism and intelligence, shifting resources and investigative focus from white collar crime and bank robberies.

And, there it is!

Focus on white collar crime has been shifted away.

Do you remember the infamous Yates Memo" and promises to address Wall Street frauds?

Can you name 1 person the Yates Memo actually addressed?

Neither can I...

What I can do is tell you that Mitt Romney has been part of a racketeering enterprise, in partnership with Goldman Sachs - for the past 20 years.

You can go to Twitter And look upon a current investigative series

Thing is, the FBI has threaten me, multiple times, for blowing the whistle on Goldman Sachs & Bain Capital rackets.

As facts detail, the problems within the FBI, are -FAR WORSE - than even Time Magazine knows.

Now FBI Agents, turned whistleblower, are following me, on social media (likely because our eToys related cases has been reportedupon, over 100 times).

Funny thing is, with current and former FBI Agents, thanking me, it never occurred to me, that FBI Agents would be coming to me, for help.

Things are screwed up.....Greatly.

Michelle Wolf tops social media ranking of comedians after WHCA controversy

Source: The HILL

Michelle Wolf now tops a list of popular comedians based on their social media engagement following her controversial performance at the annual White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) dinner last weekend.

The Hollywood Reporter said Saturday that Wolf tops its latest Top Comedians chart, which compares rates of followers or subscribers and social media engagement on platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube based on data from social media analytics company MVPindex.

Wolf is followed on the list by actor Kevin Hart, who went from No. 7 to No. 2 in the May 9 chart, followed by comedian D.L. Hughley at No. 3. The chart was the first time Wolf has landed in the top 10.

Others on the latest list include Kathy Griffin, actor Kumail Nanjiani, actor Tommy Chong, talk-show host Dennis Miller, actress Roseanne Barr, Chris D'Elia and actor Patton Oswalt.

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/386356-michelle-wolf-tops-list-of-comedians-based-on-social-media-ranking?amp&__twitter_impression=true

WATCH: NRA crowd boos Ted Cruz after Trump gives him his 'full endorsement'

Source: Raw Story

President Donald Trump on Friday said at the annual NRA convention that he gave Texas Senator Ted Cruz (R) his “full endorsement.”

Many in the crowd cheered for the conservative lawmaker, but loud boos could also be heard.

Read more: https://www.rawstory.com/2018/05/watch-nra-crowd-boos-ted-cruz-trump-gives-full-endorsement/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

Gunman in DeAndre Harris Beating - Still Unidentified


Someone has to know this tool!

Detroit radio station hosts pull Kanye West's songs, saying they've had enough

Source: CNN

Kanye West's recent comments outraged a lot of people this week. And there's one group who no longer wants to hear any of it: the morning show hosts at Detroit radio station 105.1 The Bounce.

During a Facebook live video of the station's early show on Thursday, The Morning Bounce's hosts Shay Shay and BiGG announced they'll no longer play the rapper's songs.

"We are over it. We don't want to hear Kanye's music, we don't want to play Kanye on our show, we don't want to talk about Kanye anymore," they said. "So we are taking a stand and we aren't playing his music anymore; we just are refusing to give him a platform."

Read more: https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2018/05/03/entertainment/kanye-radio-boycott-begins-trnd/index.html?__twitter_impression=true

During the Thursday morning radio show, Shay Shay also called {Kanye} West "reckless" for saying icons like Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X are "too far in the past and not relatable."

Missouri Lawmakers Are Holding a Special Session on Governor Eric Greitens' Impeachment

Source: TIME Magazine

In a historic move, Missouri lawmakers announced Thursday that they are calling themselves into a special session to consider impeaching Gov. Eric Greitens following allegations of sexual misconduct and misuse of charity resources.

House and Senate leaders said they had gathered more than the constitutionally required signatures of three-fourths of the members of each chamber to summon themselves into a special session that will start at 6:30 p.m. on May 18 — just 30 minutes after the end of work in their regular session.

It will mark the first time in Missouri history that lawmakers have called a special session. Extraordinary sessions typically are called by governors.

Read more: http://amp.timeinc.net/time/5265285/missouri-special-session-eric-greitens-impeachment?__twitter_impression=true

Link to video of Governor refuting...


Mueller subpoena of Trump could spark historic legal clash

Source: The HILL

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s threat to subpoena President Trump in the Russia investigation sets up a potentially historic clash that could reach the Supreme Court, legal experts say — and it’s not clear who would prevail.

Mueller has been negotiating an interview with Trump for weeks, but the president’s legal team has been wary of granting the request, reportedly seeking to place conditions on the questions asked and the format and length of the encounter.

Trump in the past has said he wanted to talk to Mueller as a way of wrapping up an investigation that the president has termed a “witch hunt,” but he soured on the prospect after the FBI raided the offices of his longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen.

Read more: http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/385927-mueller-subpoena-of-trump-could-spark-historic-legal-clash?userid=216387

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