Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Trump: “We Will Uphold The Right Of Free Speech” Against Social Media Giants

by Paul Joseph Watson, Summit News:

“A free society cannot allow social media giants to silence the voices of the people”

In a rousing speech before the UN Tuesday, President Trump vowed to protect Americans’ free specch in the face of ‘assaults’ by social media companies.

“We must always be skeptical of those who want conformity and control,” said the President. “Even in free nations, we see alarming signs and new challenges to liberty.”

Why Didn’t Mueller Investigate Seth Rich?

by Daniel Lazare, Consortium News:

The idea that the DNC email disclosures were produced by a hack — not a leak —makes less and less sense, writes Daniel Lazare.

After bungling every last aspect of Russia-gate since the day the pseudo-scandal broke, the corporate press is now seizing on the Mueller report to shut down debate on one of the key questions still outstanding from the 2016 presidential election: the murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich.

Major Supply Chain Disruptions Coming: Thank Trump

by Mish Shedlock, The Maven:

Trump Says “Tariffs Absolutely Worth It” as Administration Escalates Trade War

NRA sues San Francisco over terrorist declaration

by Lisa Marie Pane, KTVU:

The National Rifle Association sued San Francisco on Monday over the city’s recent declaration that the gun-rights lobby is a “domestic terrorist organization.”

The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, accuses city officials of violating the gun lobby’s free speech rights for political reasons and says the city is seeking to blacklist anyone associated with the NRA. It asks the court to step in “to instruct elected officials that freedom of speech means you cannot silence or punish those with whom you disagree.”

CONFIRMED: Peter Strzok Lied To Congress About Texting From A Secure Area

by Patrick Howley, Big League Politics:

Peter Strzok lied to the House Judiciary Committee in his June 2018 testimony, telling Congress that he did not text from a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF). But texts between Strzok and his mistress Lisa Page show Strzok repeatedly stating that he was texting Page from inside a SCIF. (READ — HOWLEY: Here’s The Full Story of How Obama, Hillary, and Brennan Carried Out The Crime of the Century).