Saudi Arabia: 37 put to death in shocking execution spree

Saudi Arabia: 37 put to death in shocking execution spree

37 People Killed in Mass Executions in a Single Day in Saudi Arabia – AIWA! NO! AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL||The execution of … Continue reading Saudi Arabia: 37 put to death in shocking execution spree

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The Surprises in the Mueller Report

The Surprises in the Mueller Report

So what did we really learn about Trump, Russia and the power of the presidency? Some of the nation’s top legal minds unpack the document of the decade.

By POLITICO MAGAZINE

April 19, 2019

From the instant Robert Mueller’s report landed yesterday, a nation of legal experts and analysts began tearing into its 432 pages, skipping past the heavy black ink of redactions, and weighing the special counsel’s findings and conclusions against the president’s claims about his campaign’s behaviour with the Russians.

What surprises lurked in the two thick volumes released by the Department of Justice? And, given Attorney General William Barr’s decision not to pursue any charges, which of Mueller’s findings will end up mattering the most for the remainder of Donald Trump’s presidency? POLITICO Magazine went to some of the brightest legal minds in America for the answers.

We’d already seen plenty of detail through the 199 criminal charges, and 37 criminal indictments and plea deals that emerged from Mueller’s investigations, and in the countless news stories issued in the 100 weeks since Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel. But there were still surprises, depending on what you were looking for—from Robert Mueller’s under-argued case for publishing an obstruction report at all to the sharp contradiction—noted by many of our experts—between Barr’s public statements and what Mueller’s team actually found. Here are their responses:

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New Zealand ‘terror’ suspect charged with 49 more mosque murders

New Zealand ‘terror’ suspect charged with 49 more mosque murders

The suspected white supremacist was charged with an additional 49 counts of murder at two mosques in mid-March – AIWA! NO!

CHRISTCHURCH (Reuters) – Australian Brenton Tarrant appeared in a New Zealand court on Friday where the suspected white supremacist was charged with an additional 49 counts of murder at two mosques last month.People visit a memorial site for victims of the shooting, in front of Christchurch Botanic Gardens in Christchurch, New Zealand March 19, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

In an attack broadcast live on Facebook, a lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons targeted Muslims attending Friday prayers in Christchurch on March 15, killing 50 worshippers and wounding dozens of people.

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Forgiveness, compassion in the age of hate, outrage and President Trump

Forgiveness, compassion in the age of hate, outrage and President Trump

Compassion Fatigue is a state experienced by those helping people or animals in distress; it is an extreme state of tension and preoccupation with the suffering of those being helped to the degree that it can create a secondary traumatic stress for the helper Continue reading Forgiveness, compassion in the age of hate, outrage and President Trump