Citizen of India Employed by US Military Contractor Charged with Sexual Assault by Force of an American in Afghanistan

Man from India was working as an employee of a US military contractor in Afghanistan. (Doing what?) He is not a US citizen. He sexually assaulted an American woman on the military base: “working as an employee of a U.S. military contractor on Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, [Lokesh] Naik allegedly entered the room of a … Read moreCitizen of India Employed by US Military Contractor Charged with Sexual Assault by Force of an American in Afghanistan

Correctional Officers Charged with Falsifying Records for Night of Epstein Death

The correctional officers, who were on duty during what used to be called the graveyard shift, didn’t do their rounds the night that Epstein died. They pretended that they did, but, according to the DOJ, were surfing the internet, sitting at their desks and wandering about the common room. Almost certainly they were sleeping at … Read moreCorrectional Officers Charged with Falsifying Records for Night of Epstein Death

Impeachment Hearing: Lt. Col. Alex Vindman-Jennifer Williams Testimony 9 am ET Tues. November 19, 2019; Video Link; Documents

Link: https://youtu.be/IWZyBDVRxNI “Lieutenant Colonel Vindman—an active duty military officer who was awarded the Purple Heart after being injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq—performed another duty to the country by testifying before the Committees about presidential misconduct that he witnessed during his service at the White House. Lt. Col. Vindman testified that the July 25, … Read moreImpeachment Hearing: Lt. Col. Alex Vindman-Jennifer Williams Testimony 9 am ET Tues. November 19, 2019; Video Link; Documents

Senior White House Official Testifies Privately in Trump Impeachment Probe & More Impeachment News; Hearing Schedule

From VOA News: “Senior White House Official Testifies Privately in Trump Impeachment Probe By Wayne Lee November 16, 2019 01:16 PM WASHINGTON – A senior White House budget official arrived on Capitol Hill Saturday to testify behind closed doors before congressional investigators who are conducting an impeachment inquiry against U.S. President Donald Trump. Mark Sandy, … Read moreSenior White House Official Testifies Privately in Trump Impeachment Probe & More Impeachment News; Hearing Schedule

Take Action to Protect the Endangered Species Act

“OUR WORLD” Mexican gray wolf pup over the summer, the Trump administration unveiled its final changes to the rules that implement the Endangered Species Act (ESA) — a series of disastrous regulatory changes best characterized as an “Extinction Plan”. The rule rollbacks represent a fundamental attack on this cornerstone of conservation law, making it harder … Read moreTake Action to Protect the Endangered Species Act

US House General Counsel Told Appeals Court: House Investigating Whether Trump Lied to Mueller

The US Congress waited for the Mueller report before impeachment, but Trump’s justice department is still fighting to hide the information. A Trump appointee, Neomi Rao, appears ready to help Trump-Barr hide the information. This is getting old. If there is nothing to hide, then why are they actively hiding it? Link: https://facebook.com/cnn/videos/337456690451820/ https://www.cnn.com/2019/11/12/politics/roger-stone-trial-rick-gates-testimony/index.html From … Read moreUS House General Counsel Told Appeals Court: House Investigating Whether Trump Lied to Mueller

Time Bomb Corruption; It’s “Dangerous to Sit Down and Resign to Fate” – Bobi Wine

Time Bomb Corruption Singing in English starts at around 40 seconds but some text in English comes before. Bobi Wine official video link link: https://youtu.be/9DjVCoSE_AU About Bobi Wine: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Kyagulanyi_Ssentamu Bobi Wine is a 2021 candidate for President in Uganda. The US needs an American version of Bobi Wine for President. “Bobi Wine Vs. Uganda’s ‘Dictator’: … Read moreTime Bomb Corruption; It’s “Dangerous to Sit Down and Resign to Fate” – Bobi Wine

In Uganda, Dissidents Adapt to Evade Chinese Tech Giant Huawei Assisted Government Spying

From VOA News: “In Uganda, Dissidents Adapt to Evade Huawei Assisted Government Spying By Salem Solomon November 14, 2019 11:37 PM WASHINGTON – On Aug. 13, 2018, Bobi Wine was in campaign mode. The popular musician-turned-parliamentarian was attending a rally for Kassiano Wadri, a politician from Uganda’s Arua region, in the north of the country. … Read moreIn Uganda, Dissidents Adapt to Evade Chinese Tech Giant Huawei Assisted Government Spying

Uganda’s Finance Minister Not Worried China Will Seize Assets Over Rising Debt Despite Auditor-General’s Warning

From VOA News: “Uganda Not Worried China Will Seize Assets Over Rising Debt By Halima Athumani January 11, 2019 12:27 PM Uganda’s growing debt is sustainable, and the country is not at risk of losing state assets to China, the country’s finance minister, Matia Kasaija, said this week. Uganda’s auditor-general warned in a report released … Read moreUganda’s Finance Minister Not Worried China Will Seize Assets Over Rising Debt Despite Auditor-General’s Warning

China and Russia Want to Build and Operate Nuclear Power Stations in Uganda

From VOA News: “China to Help Uganda Build Nuclear Power Plants May 17, 2018 04:21 PM KAMPALA – China will help Uganda build and operate nuclear power plants under a deal signed last week. Uganda has some uranium deposits and President Yoweri Museveni has said his government was keen to exploit them for potential nuclear … Read moreChina and Russia Want to Build and Operate Nuclear Power Stations in Uganda

US House Committees Release Morrison and Williams Transcripts as Part of Impeachment Inquiry

US House “Committees Release Morrison and Williams Transcripts as Part of Impeachment Inquiry. Washington, November 16, 2019 Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Chairman of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Rep. Eliot L. Engel, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Acting Chairwoman of the Committee … Read moreUS House Committees Release Morrison and Williams Transcripts as Part of Impeachment Inquiry

Roger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress

From VOA News: “Roger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress November 15, 2019 11:53 AM WASHINGTON –  Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, has been found guilty at his trial in federal court in Washington. Stone was convicted Friday. He was charged in a seven-count indictment that alleged … Read moreRoger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress

US Senator Wyden Statement on Rick Gates’ Testimony in Roger Stone’s Trial; Trump Lied Under Oath

“Wyden Statement on Rick Gates’ Testimony in Roger Stone’s Trial November 12, 2019 Senator Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today released the following statement in reaction to Rick Gates’ testimony in Roger Stone’s trial: “Rick Gates today provided blockbuster testimony indicating that Donald Trump lied under oath when he told Special Counsel Mueller that he did not recall … Read moreUS Senator Wyden Statement on Rick Gates’ Testimony in Roger Stone’s Trial; Trump Lied Under Oath

May 1973 Roger Stone Interview With The FBI: Nixon’s CREEP & Dirty Tricks

Mining Awareness + FBI document on the need to interview Roger Stone in May 1973: Document Detail FBI Interview with Roger Stone, where he outlines some of the dirty tricks undertaken during the 1972 elections. Committee to Re-Elect the President (Nixon), called CREP in the document, has been dubbed CREEP. His pay was a lot … Read moreMay 1973 Roger Stone Interview With The FBI: Nixon’s CREEP & Dirty Tricks

Who Is Roger Stone (To Trump)?

Rick Gates “provided blockbuster testimony indicating that Donald Trump lied under oath when he told Special Counsel Mueller that he did not recall discussing with Roger Stone the release of emails stolen by Russian intelligence officials during the 2016 campaign. Gates painted a picture of a campaign that was not only informed about the releases … Read moreWho Is Roger Stone (To Trump)?

US Accuses Brazilian-Trained Doctor of Defrauding Medicaid & Medicare Under the False Claims Act; Performing Unnecessary Surgeries

Green-eyed Wilson Asfora sounds like he learned his English watching mobster movies. He is a Brazilian of Palestinian ancestry. He was apparently born, raised, as well as attending medical school in Brazil. Thus, he ripped off Brazil, because his medical school in Brazil seems to have been free, and yet he is not serving his … Read moreUS Accuses Brazilian-Trained Doctor of Defrauding Medicaid & Medicare Under the False Claims Act; Performing Unnecessary Surgeries

Canadian Company Wants to Build Brazil’s Largest Open-Pit Gold Mine in the Heart of the Amazon Forest on the Banks of the Xingu River

Most gold is for jewelry or bullion. It is easy to boycott, as it is unneeded. It’s not even a good investment, because the value changes and it has no real inherent value. We sometimes hear about illegal mining in the Amazon, but almost nothing about legal mining projects. As with legal and illegal immigration, … Read moreCanadian Company Wants to Build Brazil’s Largest Open-Pit Gold Mine in the Heart of the Amazon Forest on the Banks of the Xingu River

US House Intelligence Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch – 9 AM ET Video Link

US “House Intelligence Committee to Hold Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Washington, November 14, 2019 Washington, DC – On Friday, November 15, 2019 at 9:00am ET, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence will hold a full committee open hearing for the impeachment inquiry with former U.S. … Read moreUS House Intelligence Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch – 9 AM ET Video Link

US Congressional Statement-Letter Re Trump’s Meeting with Turkey’s President Erdogan

US House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair “Engel Statement on Trump-Erdogan Meeting November 13, 2019 Washington—Representative Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today issued the following statement on President Trump’s White House meeting with Turkish President Erdogan: “Trump’s meeting with Erdogan let Turkey off the hook for invading Syria, causing a mass … Read moreUS Congressional Statement-Letter Re Trump’s Meeting with Turkey’s President Erdogan

US Diplomat: Trump Took Direct Interest in Whether Ukraine Would Open Biden Probe

From VOA News: “US Diplomat: Trump Took Direct Interest in Whether Ukraine Would Open Biden Probe By Ken Bredemeier November 13, 2019 11:27 AM Updated at 6:25 pm on Nov. 13 
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump took a direct interest in whether Ukraine would open an investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden while … Read moreUS Diplomat: Trump Took Direct Interest in Whether Ukraine Would Open Biden Probe

US House Intel Committee Chair Schiff Opening Statement for First Open Impeachment Hearing

US House Intelligence Committee: “Chairman Schiff Releases Opening Statement for First Open Hearing Washington, November 13, 2019 Washington, DC — Today, Chairman Adam Schiff released his opening statement for the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s first open hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald J. Trump. Full statement below as prepared: … Read moreUS House Intel Committee Chair Schiff Opening Statement for First Open Impeachment Hearing

The Many Red Flags of Trump’s Partners in India; Five Trump Towers-Tower Projects in India

From ProPublica: “TRUMP, INC. The Many Red Flags of Trump’s Partners in India — ‘Trump, Inc.’ Podcast The Trump Organization has five active projects in India, a country where corruption is common in the real estate industry, by Eric Umansky March 28, 2018, 4 a.m. EDT. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up … Read moreThe Many Red Flags of Trump’s Partners in India; Five Trump Towers-Tower Projects in India

US House Committees Release Transcripts as Part of Impeachment Inquiry: November 8th to 11th 2019

Links to transcripts and key point summaries are found at the following links: US House “Committees Release Laura Cooper’s Transcript as Part of Impeachment Inquiry November 11, 2019 Posted in Press Releases Washington, D.C.— Today, Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Chairman of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Rep. Eliot L. Engel, the Chairman of … Read moreUS House Committees Release Transcripts as Part of Impeachment Inquiry: November 8th to 11th 2019

US House Intelligence Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With William Taylor & George Kent Youtube Livestream Starts Shortly (10 am ET)

Looks like a good activity for snowbound Americans. Watergate hearings were during lovely weather. Almost 900 awaiting the start on the youtube channel (livestream): US “House Intelligence Committee to Hold Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With William Taylor and George Kent ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Washington, November 12, 2019 Washington, DC – On Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:00am ET, … Read moreUS House Intelligence Committee Impeachment Inquiry Hearing With William Taylor & George Kent Youtube Livestream Starts Shortly (10 am ET)

Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) Refuses Debate on Immigrant Green Card Numbers & Distribution; John Cornyn (R-TX) Calls Hearing & Debate “Delay Factors”

Not only is Republican from Utah Mike Lee refusing debate on the terrible S386 AND Democrat Durbin’s more terrible immigrant RELIEF act (S2603), Republican John Cornyn of Texas calls a hearing and debate “delay factors”! Lou Dobbs raises the alarm AND provides interesting information about Salt Lake City rentals to the tech industry, too – … Read moreSenator Mike Lee (R-UT) Refuses Debate on Immigrant Green Card Numbers & Distribution; John Cornyn (R-TX) Calls Hearing & Debate “Delay Factors”

Tucker Carlson Raises the Alarm About Displacement of US Workers By H1B & F-1/OPT Visa Holders

Neither Republicans nor Democrats care about Americans, anymore. The majority of members of what is supposed to be the US Congress need to be primaried. The US needs to quickly find decent Republican and Democratic candidates for Congress and for President, who will represent the American people and not foreigners and foreign interests. He mentions … Read moreTucker Carlson Raises the Alarm About Displacement of US Workers By H1B & F-1/OPT Visa Holders

Record Low Temperatures-Wintry Weather for much of the Eastern 2/3rds of the U.S.

“Early Wintry Conditions for much of the Eastern 2/3rds of the U.S.; Warm and Stagnant Air in the West Arctic air will bring snow, freezing rain, gusty winds, and some of the coldest temperatures of the season east of the Rockies early this week. Heavy snow with potential for freezing rain will be possible for … Read moreRecord Low Temperatures-Wintry Weather for much of the Eastern 2/3rds of the U.S.

“Leave Now”: Australians Urged to Evacuate as Catastrophic Fires Loom

“‘Leave Now’: Australians Urged to Evacuate as ‘Catastrophic’ Fires Loom By Reuters November 11, 2019 01:55 AM SYDNEY – Authorities declared a state of emergency across a broad swath of Australia’s east coast on Monday, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate ahead of looming “catastrophic” fire conditions…” Article here: https://www.voanews.com/east-asia-pacific/leave-now-australians-urged-evacuate-catastrophic-fires-loom (See Map at … Read more“Leave Now”: Australians Urged to Evacuate as Catastrophic Fires Loom

Cracked Regulators Allow Hundreds of Cracks in Graphite Cores of Reactors across the UK

Dear Office for Nuclear Regulation The arrogance displayed in your email reply dismissing my concerns about the running of the Hartlepool Nuclear Power Station beyond its original design life is indicative of the arrogance you display in the face of the public safety risk posed by Hartlepool, Heysham 1, Hunterston B, Hinkley Point B, and … Read moreCracked Regulators Allow Hundreds of Cracks in Graphite Cores of Reactors across the UK

At Least 3 Dead as Australia Battles Bushfires; Tuesday 12 November an Especially Dangerous Fire Day

“Radiant Heat Kills from a Distance” http://www.cfs.sa.gov.au/site/prepare_for_bushfire/be_bushfire_ready/be_bushfire_ready_app.jsp#step1 “What to expect in the event of a Bushfire?” from p. 24 of http://www.cfs.sa.gov.au/public/download.jsp?id=30936 See more: https://miningawareness.wordpress.com/2015/08/02/dangers-of-bushfires-wildfires-nuclear-business/ From VOA News: “3 Dead as Australia Battles Bushfires By Phil Mercer November 10, 2019 03:42 AM SYDNEY – At least three people have died in bushfires in Australia.  Authorities in … Read moreAt Least 3 Dead as Australia Battles Bushfires; Tuesday 12 November an Especially Dangerous Fire Day

Catalan Separatists Demonstrate on Spain’s Election Eve

From VOA News: “Catalan Separatists Demonstrate on Election Eve November 09, 2019 05:46 PM BARCELONA, SPAIN – Waving separatist flags and chanting, “Freedom for political prisoners!” thousands of supporters of Catalan independence gathered in Barcelona for concerts and rallies on Saturday, while some protesters faced off with police, a day before Spain heads to the polls for a general election.  … Read moreCatalan Separatists Demonstrate on Spain’s Election Eve

As Berlin Celebrates Wall Anniversary, Cold War Foes Rearm

From VOA News: “As Berlin Celebrates Wall Anniversary, Cold War Foes Rearm  By Henry Ridgwell November 07, 2019 08:50 AM Link: https://youtu.be/MwBFVVxThkY BERLIN – Germany is preparing to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall Saturday. Built in 1961 by the Communist government of East Germany, the wall was meant to … Read moreAs Berlin Celebrates Wall Anniversary, Cold War Foes Rearm

Radioactive Nuclear Waste Lies: Holtec Nuclear Waste Cans at San Onofre; Plus Tritiated Water Can Be Filtered

Prior to Donna Gilmore’s segment on Holtec, at 27 minutes, is a segment by Gordon Edwards https://youtu.be/tkpOfQ6cNgI. It is important to know, that contrary to what seems to be implied by Gordon Edwards, tritium/tritiated water CAN be separated-filtered, because it has different characteristics from regular water, as we posted over 4 1/2 years ago: https://miningawareness.wordpress.com/2015/04/13/recovery-of-tritium-from-tritiated-waste-water-cost-effectiveness-analysis/ … Read moreRadioactive Nuclear Waste Lies: Holtec Nuclear Waste Cans at San Onofre; Plus Tritiated Water Can Be Filtered

US House Intel Committee Impeachment Press Releases November 4-7, 2019

As time allows, we may post the press releases separately. However, this allows a quick overview of the week. At the links are other links to both summaries of transcripts and entire transcripts. “Chairman Schiff Formally Requests Proposed Witnesses from Minority November 7, 2019 | Posted in Press Releases Washington, DC – Last night, Rep. … Read moreUS House Intel Committee Impeachment Press Releases November 4-7, 2019

France Tries 23 in Alleged Nigerian Sex Slave Ring; Accused Ring Leader is Nigerian Pastor

From VOA News: “France Tries 23 in Alleged Nigerian Sex Slave Ring By Lisa Bryant November 06, 2019 02:19 PM PARIS – Nearly two dozen people went on trial Wednesday in the French city of Lyon for what activists say is an all-too-common reality in Europe: allegations of forced prostitution involving migrant women. The 23 … Read moreFrance Tries 23 in Alleged Nigerian Sex Slave Ring; Accused Ring Leader is Nigerian Pastor

US Senator Markey Blasts NRC Decision to Exempt Holtec from Emergency Planning Requirements for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

Because Holtec is private, we don’t even know, for certain, who owns it. It is believed to be owned by India born and raised Kris Pal Singh, its CEO. He imports many foreign workers, as well. Holtec’s partner for nuclear dismantlement is Canada’s SNC-Lavalin. Both Holtec and SNC-Lavalin have documented track-records of bribery-corruption. Holtec seems … Read moreUS Senator Markey Blasts NRC Decision to Exempt Holtec from Emergency Planning Requirements for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

Trump Wanted AG Barr to Exonerate Him on Ukraine in News Conference, Post Says; Impeachment Testimony Updates

From VOA News: “Trump Wanted AG Barr to Exonerate Him on Ukraine in News Conference, Post Says By VOA News November 6, 2019 11:47 PM U.S. President Donald Trump had urged Attorney General William Barr to hold a news conference clearing him of any illegal acts in his phone call with the Ukrainian leader, but … Read moreTrump Wanted AG Barr to Exonerate Him on Ukraine in News Conference, Post Says; Impeachment Testimony Updates

Mississippi Man Sentenced to 36 Months for Crossburning

FBI cross burning date unknown It’s insane that this still happens. This is racism. Burning a cross in the front yard of African-Americans is racism. Sending temporary H1B workers back home to India isn’t racism; sending illegal workers back to Latin America isn’t racism. Americans need to start understanding what is racism, and what isn’t. … Read moreMississippi Man Sentenced to 36 Months for Crossburning

Ground Zero at Fukushima Nuclear Power Station

Very short (12 minutes), critically important, must-see video: Link: https://youtu.be/YpxtMBOiD6A “Here’s a July 2019 update by 60 Minutes Australia on FUKUSHIMA and Japan in general and the Global Nuclear threat the country presents to the entire planet..   60 Minutes Australia Jul 17, 2019 (2011) When Japan was rocked by a massive earthquake and tsunami … Read moreGround Zero at Fukushima Nuclear Power Station