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U.S. Political Retrospective: those first investigations into presidential candidate Donald J Trump

January 21, 2018 - 00:15 -- Admin

Sometime in September or October 2015 Glenn Simpson of Fusion GPS began a broad investigation of then Republican presidential candidate nominee Donald J Trump under contact for an unspecified client and later commenced another investigation of Trump as official Republican presidential candidate for a different client in the first half of 2016.Simpson later confirmed the clients to be in the first instance The Washington Free Beacon, a conservative website

In response to Trump's fake news awards the Committee to Protect Journalists announced Press Oppressors awards

January 19, 2018 - 00:18 -- Admin

After a couple of date deferrals, well-known right wing ratbag US President Donald J Trump finally released his so-called 2017 Fake News Awards on a Republican web site on 18 January 2017 (Sydney time) announcing "the most corrupt & biased of the Mainstream Media".As o

The growing cost of Australian Government policy concerning asylum seekers

January 19, 2018 - 00:15 -- Admin

Its asylum seeker policy is costing Australia more than a loss of international reputation......Financial Review, 5 January 2018:Maintaining Australia's hardline immigration and border policies cost taxpayers more than $4 billion last financial year, including nearly $1.6 billion on compliance and detention.Treasury figures provided to a Senate estimates committee showed in 2017, the la

That 'very stable genius' in Washington DC has a few health issues

January 18, 2018 - 05:52 -- Admin

Well Donald John Trump had an official medical exam on 12 January 2018 and the spin began almost immediately.First for media consumption he grew one inch taller reaching 6ft 3in in height and he became yugely healthy.A more honest assessment is found in the written medical summary prepared by the senior naval doctor who examined him, Rear-Admiral Ronny L. Jackson.