“This trove, which comes largely from Bermuda-based Appleby law firm, reveals offshore ties of a dozen Trump Cabinet members, advisors, and donors. It also shows the connections between a major investor in Twitter and Facebook with Russian state-owned businesses.”
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“Opponents of public health measures to reduce the availability of firearms often claim that ‘killers just find another way’,” said one of the researchers, Philip Alpers. “Our findings show the opposite: there is no evidence of murderers moving to other methods, and the same is true of suicide.”
“To me there are two key findings from this study,” said one of the researchers, Mike Jones, from Macquarie University in Sydney. “One is that in the 20 years after the passage of gun control laws there has not been a mass shooting in Australia despite an average of two every three years for some time before that. The other is that the acceleration of the decline in gun-related deaths means lives saved.”
It’s been 20 years since Australia rolled out nation-wide gun law reform. And now an analysis of more than four decades of data on violence in the country has come up with a conclusion: it worked.
“Well, what we’re seeing is that does not work. Just not being a Republican or not being something is not enough. People want to know what you’re for, what they do, how it’s gonna make your lives better if they vote for you.”
Progressives insist Ossoff’s ‘Republican-lite’ message turned Georgia voters off: ‘He didn’t have a core progressive message. He didn’t stand for anything’
But Wall Street knows exactly how to pay for them: Cut your Social Security benefits.
“Why are taxpayer $$ promoting the President’s private country club?” asked one lawmaker.
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“May 1, International Workers’ Day, is traditionally a magnet for labor demonstrations. More than 300,000 food chain employees and 40,000 service workers are expected to participate in the massive strike.”
Hundreds of thousands of service workers will strike on May 1, seizing on the wave of opposition among labor organizations to President Trump,