World Donald Trump Donald Trump has shown “less respect” for the norms and principles of the United States constitutional system than any other American president in “living memory,” a new report on freedom and democracy around the world has said. Freedom House, a U.S. government-funded organization that conducts research and advocacy on democracy, political freedom and human rights, released its annual Freedom in the World report on Tuesday, pointing to a global decline in Democracy for the 13th consecutive year. Mike Abramowitz, president of Freedom House, took aim at Trump in an introduction to the 2019 document. “There remains little question that President Trump exerts an influence on American politics that is straining our core values and testing the stability of our constitutional system. No president in living memory has shown less respect for its tenets, norms, and principles,” Abramowitz wrote. “Trump has assailed essential … [Read more...] about World Freedom Report Rebukes Trump: ‘No President in Living Memory Has Shown Less Respect for Its Tenets, Norms and Principles’
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BOTH Houses of the US Congress, the Cabinet and a host of other VIPs will all be in one room as the President gives his State of the Union address. Here's the lowdown on the annual speech - and what happens if the people running the country are all wiped out by a catastrophe. What is the State of the Union address? Traditionally, the US President gives an annual speech to Congress called the State of the Union address. It is a chance to cover the administration's accomplishments over the past year and its plans for the coming year on domestic and international issues. The speech is broadcast live to millions on television and radio, so presidents usually take the opportunity to appeal directly to voters. It has become one of the most important events in the US political calendar and can set the political tone for the months ahead. Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States, gave his first such address on January 30 after a turbulent 12 months in office. In February … [Read more...] about What is the State Of The Union Address, when did the President’s annual speech first take place and what is the designated survivor?
0 Have your say Donald Trump still has legions of adoring fans who lap up slogans like “fake news”, “Crooked Hillary” and “angry mob”, Susan Dalgety discovers as she tries to attend one of his political rallies in Erie, Pennsylvannia, ahead of the US mid-term elections. I have never been to an Ozzy Osbourne concert, but I can imagine his fan base. Hordes of old blokes in beards and baggy t-shirts reliving their head-banging youth. Middle-aged rockers in dad jeans, their wives in too-short, too-tight skirts and their teenage offspring looking embarrassedly excited at the prospect of seeing a legend. And a new army of metalheads – high school rebels in carefully ripped jeans and “Prince of Darkness” T-shirts. Most are blue-collar, everyone is white.I was in that crowd last night, except it was not Ozzy on the big screen screaming out his greatest hits to an adoring crowd, but Donald J Trump, 45th President of … [Read more...] about Susan Dalgety: I’ve just witnessed the rock-star appeal of Donald Trump
A Russian asbestos company that operates a giant mine in the Ural Mountains is marketing its wares with President Donald Trump's image, according to photos it posted on social media, citing former EPA administrator Scott Pruitt as well as Trump's outspoken support for the carcinogen. The company Uralasbest posted photos of the pallets adorned with a seal with Trump's face in the center on its Facebook page in June. "Approved by Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States," the seal read, according to a translation supplied by the Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit focused on human health and the environment that flagged the posting.Asbestos, a fibrous silicate mineral that was used widely in industrial and commercial purposes such as construction in the United States, has fallen out of favor in many applications after a large body of scientific evidence connecting exposure to serious health concerns. Its use is restricted in the United States, though it has never been … [Read more...] about Asbestos sold by Russian company is branded with Trump’s image
World A Russian asbestos producer is stamping President Donald Trump’s face on pallets of its product showing that he “approved” of the silicate material that has been classified as a known human carcinogen. Related: Putin has 'grip' on ‘frightened’ Trump, former Fox News analyst says Russian mining company Uralasbest, a leading asbestos producer and distributor, posted on Facebook photos of stacks of the product with “Approved by Donald Trump, 45th president of the United States,” late last month, The Guardian reported Wednesday. Recommended Slideshows 76 In Pictures: The 75 Most Powerful Military Forces in the World 61 Every World Press Photo Winner Ever: 60 Images That Define Our World 51 The World's Most Expensive Cities for a Cup of Coffee Uralasbest wrote, “Donald is on our side!” and quoted him previously saying that asbestos is “100 percent safe” after application. The company also … [Read more...] about Trump’s Face Stamped on Russian Asbestos Products Tied to Putin: ‘Donald Is On Our Side!’