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tRump goes full on Dictator - Consults Attorney to Rule by Decree


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The Trump administration has been consulting the former government lawyer who wrote the legal justification for waterboarding on how the president might try to rule by decree.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jul/20/trump-john-yoo-lawyer-torture-waterboarding
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Mon Jul 20, 2020, 05:52 PM (51 replies)

FAA Restricts Air space over Portland, OR

Issue Date : July 16, 2020 at 2012 UTC
Location : Portland, Oregon near BATTLE GROUND VORTAC (BTG)
Beginning Date and Time : July 16, 2020 at 2100 UTC
Ending Date and Time : August 16, 2020 at 2100 UTC
Reason for NOTAM : Temporary flight restrictions for Special Security Reasons
Type : Security
Replaced NOTAM(s) : N/A
Jump To: Affected Areas
Operating Restrictions and Requirements
Other Information

https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_0_1203.html?fbclid=IwAR2_y4zs_QjGe0h6SE30Z0cqaBGOHYIHwBrsWAxcSe9kiEJHF6s5Tklp-Og
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Sun Jul 19, 2020, 12:09 AM (7 replies)

National Geographic Survey Sheds Light on Who Wears Masks and Why

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2020/07/poll-covid-masks-morning-consult/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=SpecialEdition_20200717&rid=7DEA2378A0051E3DE42389A343B50D82
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Fri Jul 17, 2020, 09:53 PM (7 replies)

World Mental Health Coalition Calls for Invocation of 25th Amendment as well as

another impeachment based on tRump's handling of Covid19 and his immediate resignation. They state he is so gravely mentally incapacitated as to be an imminent threat to the Nation.

Here's their Prescription:

https://worldmhc.org/prescription-for-survival/
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Sun Jul 12, 2020, 11:05 PM (9 replies)

Zelinsky to Congress - Stone got favorable treatment because US ATTY was "Afraid of the President"

STATEMENT FOR THE RECORD
Assistant United States Attorney Aaron S. J. Zelinsky
House Judiciary Committee
June 24, 2020

Testimony before Congress re: Roger Stone
SNIP-

"I was told that the Acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, Timothy Shea,
was receiving heavy pressure from the highest levels of the Department of Justice
to cut Stone a break, and that the U.S. Attorney’s sentencing instructions to us were
based on political considerations. I was also told that the acting U.S. Attorney was
giving Stone such unprecedentedly favorable treatment because he was “afraid of
the President."

https://judiciary.house.gov/uploadedfiles/zelinsky_opening_statement_hjc.pdf?utm_campaign=4024-519
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Thu Jun 25, 2020, 10:50 AM (2 replies)

Louisville, KY - Home to over half a million voters has only ONE poll open

There was a time that Kentucky had 3500 polling places. They're down to just 200 now.
The most populated county has only one polling place for over half a million (predominantly Democratic) voters.




https://www.chicagotribune.com/election-2020/ct-nw-kentucky-primary-election-20200623-334iyh2sa5dcxiljllp6g5l5yu-story.html

Jefferson County, KY - a predominantly Democratic population
http://www.elections.jeffersoncountyclerk.org/voter-registration-statistics/
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Tue Jun 23, 2020, 05:23 PM (5 replies)

I'm hoping this is OK to post here. The Poor People's Campaign is having a big virtual event today

June 20 at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 P.M. ET
Tomorrow, June 21 at 6:00 PM ET

The largest virtual event of it's kind, ever.

https://www.june2020.org/

Have a fabulous day, Everyone!
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Sat Jun 20, 2020, 09:16 AM (1 replies)

Regarding the use of chemical agents in the guise of disinfecting ICE detainees in US prison camps:

I posted the following to the FB page of each member of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the US Congress

As a member of the Human Rights Commission of the United States Congress you should be aware of reports that ICE employees in the Private for Profit Concentration Camps are spraying a disinfectant chemical agent on detainees that the manufacturer warns is dangerous.

Detainees report their cramped living areas are being sprayed up to 50 times a day for what the guards say is to prevent Covid19. The detainees are suffering pain, bleeding and serious skin problems.

This egregious and illegal act compounds the suffering of immigrants and asylum seekers, who have already endured great suffering when their children, including breast feeding infants were forcibly taken from them and locked in cages.
To allow this illegal and inhumane treatment is another stain on the history of America and must end.

I understand that the Human Rights Commission is dedicated to the fair treatment of human beings around the globe.
Now, I must ask that you do the same for the people who are suffering at the hands of government here in the United States.

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights prominently displayed on the Commissions webpage must mean something here at home if it is to mean anything to the rest of the world: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.”

Thank you for your attention to this urgent matter.

https://www.businessinsider.com.au/report-detention-centers-use-disinfectant-causing-bleeding-and-pain-2020-6

Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Thu Jun 18, 2020, 02:45 PM (2 replies)

I live in a Red state. First time ever displaying a political yard sign.

Is this over the top or just right?


https://www.amazon.com/Anyone-18x24-inch-Weatherproof-Bumper-Sticker/dp/B081J64SP4/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=anyone+but+trump&qid=1592451312&sr=8-1
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Wed Jun 17, 2020, 11:49 PM (16 replies)

It's being reported that ICE Detention Centers (For Profit Prison Camps) are

spraying detainees with disinfectant Chemicals that the manufacturer warns is dangerous. Detainees have reported that their cramped living areas are being sprayed up to 50 times a day and they are forced to remain in the areas being sprayed. They are suffering pain, bleeding and serious skin problems.

https://www.businessinsider.com.au/report-detention-centers-use-disinfectant-causing-bleeding-and-pain-2020-6

https://thecrimereport.org/2020/06/11/ice-spraying-disinfectant-on-ca-detainees-day-and-night-report/

How can you help?
1.Contact the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the United States Congress at the link below.
Please urge them to investigate the use of chemical agents on detainees by a US contracted Private for Profit Prison Corporation.
This is on their website:
https://humanrightscommission.house.gov/

2. If any members of the Human Rights Commission are elected officials from your state, reaching out to them as one of their constituents can have even more impact.

3. Write to the Editors of your local newspaper to make others aware.

These last couple of weeks have been awful. First a farm in Iowa took advantage of the new Ag-Gag law and steamed thousands of live pigs to death and gassed the babies. The person who reported it was arrested. Next is the toxic poisoning of asylum seekers in the Concentration camps. If we allow it to go on people will become desensitized just like much of America has been desensitized to the cruelty of the current administration.
Posted by NoRoadUntravelled | Wed Jun 17, 2020, 05:03 PM (33 replies)
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