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“Let the Headlines Speak”
by From the Internet   
December 21st, 2017

The International Community and the Liberal Media
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley glared at her colleagues at the UN Security Council Monday as she cast the lone nay vote against a draft resolution presented by Egypt to nullify US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Haley then berated her UN colleagues for their assault against US sovereignty and for their prolonged efforts to delegitimize Israel and blame the Jewish state for the absence of peace. In her words, “The United States refuses to accept the double standard that says we are not impartial when we stand by the will of the American people by moving our US embassy, but somehow the United Nations is a neutral party when it consistently singles out Israel for condemnation.”

Trump Threatens to Cut Aid Over UN Jerusalem Measure
President Donald Trump threatened to cut off foreign aid to countries that back an upcoming United Nations General Assembly resolution that seeks to annul America’s recent recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. “They take hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars, and then they vote against us. Well, we’re watching those votes. Let them vote against us. We’ll save a lot. We don’t care,” Trump said at the White House.

Fatah launches virulent attack against Trump over Jerusalem move
The attacks have not been limited to social media, either, and have also been given a stage on Palestinian state media, which is controlled by Abbas and the Palestinian Authority.

Jihadis bank on bitcoin for fresh flow of terror funding
Yaya J. Fanusie, the director of analysis at US think tank the Foundation for Defense of Democracies’ Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance says that although untraceable cash remains the global terror network’s preferred medium for moving funds, recent online activity shows that jihadist groups are turning to bitcoin digital currency to attract funds from supporters.

Sen. Al Franken to officially resign on Jan. 2
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken plans to resign from Congress in early January, a spokesman for the Democratic Senator said Wednesday. Franken will officially step down on Jan. 2, after he announced his resignation earlier in December as several women made allegations of unwanted sexual advances and more than a dozen other Democratic Senators called for him to step down.

Catalonia election: Voters in bid to solve political crisis
The people of Catalonia are voting in a closely watched regional election, called by Spain following a controversial independence referendum. The snap election pits Catalan pro-independence parties against those who want the region to remain a semi-autonomous part of Spain. All indications are that the result will be very close.

House gives final approval to tax bill
The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives gave final approval on Wednesday to the biggest overhaul of the U.S. tax code in 30 years, sending a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax bill to President Donald Trump for his signature…The House approved the measure by 224-201…on Wednesday. The Republican-led Senate had passed it 51-48 in the early hours of Wednesday.

Silicon Valley Frankenmeat to Save the World from Global Warming
If Silicon Valley green tech giants have their way, real meat will become an unaffordable carbon taxed luxury item eaten by the very rich. The rest of us will have to eat “meatless meat” – meat flavoured mashed vegetables and lab grown tissue cultures.

Anti-Semitism is still alive in Germany as Jews face ‘disturbing’ discrimination
…Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision in 2015 to open the nation’s arms to 1 million mostly Muslim refugees has created a double threat for Germany’s roughly 120,000 Jews: rising anti-Semitism from the newcomers and a resurgent right-wing nationalist movement spawned by the arrival of so many immigrants. The anti-Semitic sentiment has become more pubic and virulent, said Tanaev, 32. “When I arrived in Germany … I never saw such displays.”

House Republicans quietly investigate perceived corruption at DOJ, FBI
A group of House Republicans has gathered secretly for weeks in the Capitol in an effort to build a case that senior leaders of the Justice Department and FBI improperly — and perhaps criminally — mishandled the contents of a dossier that describes alleged ties between President Donald Trump and Russia, according to four people familiar with their plans.

Trump threatens U.N. nations rejecting Jerusalem declaration
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley is taking a bold stand for President Trump’s recent recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel – warning that she will be “taking names” of nations that reject the president’s decision in a General Assembly vote scheduled for Thursday. And what will the U.S. do with those names? President Trump is threatening to cut off aid to the countries in Haley’s list of names that call for him to withdraw his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

IT HAD TO BE SAID: Israel is not the cause of problems in the Middle East says President Trump
U.S. President Trump poised to unveil “America First” national security strategy Monday • Strategy argues the threats from radical terrorists and Iran are proving that Israeli-Palestinian conflict is not the “prime irritant” preventing regional peace.

ISRAEL TO THE RESCUE: Light and Water Flow to Rural Africa Due to Israeli Tech|
Israeli-led NGO applies Israeli solar technologies to bring clean water and electricity to rural African villages. The scene was shocking: Villagers in Akuyam, Uganda, hadn’t eaten in three days when Sivan Ya’ari and her Innovation: Africa staff met them in February 2017 on their way to check on the organization’s solar water-pumping and drip-irrigation projects in six nearby villages.

Trump Makes Space Great Again|
“Foremost,” the NASA administrator described his marching orders from Obama, “he wanted me to find a way to reach out to the Muslim world.” The great new mission of America’s space agency would be to make Muslims “feel good about their historic contribution to science.”

SODOM AND GEMORRAH: Bestiality brothels are ‘spreading through Germany’ warns campaigner as abusers turn to sex with animals as ‘lifestyle choice’ 
The rather shocking take away from the study is that the virus alters the gene expression of brain cells, literally making people perform more poorly on cognitive tests, visual processing and spatial awareness.

Real science: Almost half the population may be infected with a mysterious virus that makes people stupid
…The rather shocking take away from the study is that the virus alters the gene expression of brain cells, literally making people perform more poorly on cognitive tests, visual processing and spatial awareness.

New Western Wall tunnels synagogue opened
The synagogue is deep inside the complex and is adjacent to the area above which the ancient Jewish temples on the Temple Mount stood, and the inner sanctum of the Holy of Holies in particular.

Parish priest breaks the silence, shares that he is gay
“I will embrace the person that God created me to be,” the gay Catholic priest Father Greiten wrote. “In my priestly life and ministry, I, too, will help you, whether you are gay or straight, bisexual or transgendered, to be your authentic self — to be fully alive living in your image and likeness of God.

Congress Set To Reauthorize Controversial Surveillance Program
The House is poised to reauthorize a controversial warrantless surveillance program allowing government collection of foreign emails on U.S. soil. The authority known as Section 702, established in 2008 as part of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amendments Act, allows the National Security Agency to collect information and communications of overseas foreign targets from U.S. companies without a warrant.

Snowden hosts Reddit AMA over Congress’ mass surveillance plan
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and the ACLU held a live Reddit Ask Me Anything session, which included 400 questions on congressional plans to sneak in a bill to expand mass surveillance measures. Of the 440 questions asked Wednesday, about 20 garnered responses from the panelists, which included American Civil Liberties Union attorney Ashley Gorski, ACLU legislative counsel Neema Singh Guliani, and Snowden.

Ex-Planned Parenthood Director Tells All
A former Planned Parenthood manager called the abortion organization “demonic” in a Wednesday interview, explaining why she left the abortion business.

Thanks to Barack Obama the Libyan Slave Trade is Flourishing – And Black Africans Once Again Held as Slaves
Before Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton got involved in Libya it was comparatively stable and no strategic threat to the United States or its allies. But that was before Obama and Hillary toppled the regime and Guddafi’s body was carted through the streets on the hood of a pickup.

Woman, 26, Has Baby Born From Record Breaking 24-Year-Old Frozen Embryo
A Tennessee couple has welcomed a baby girl who grew from the longest-frozen embryo to ever result in a birth. Benjamin and Tina Gibson’s daughter, Emma Wren, weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces when she came into the world on November 25. Prior to being transferred into Tina’s uterus at the National Embryo Donation Center in Knoxville earlier this year, the embryo Emma grew from had been cryo-preserved for more than 24 years, according to a news release.

FBI’s McCabe grilled nearly 8 hours amid anti-Trump bias allegations
FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe testified behind closed doors for nearly eight hours Tuesday on Capitol Hill, amid calls for his firing over allegations of conflicts of interest and anti-Trump political prejudice at the law enforcement bureau. “I’ll be a little bit surprised if (McCabe is) still an employee of the FBI this time next week,” U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., a member of the House panel, told Fox News several days ago.

No Peace Possible Without Third Temple in Jerusalem
It really doesn’t matter what the world thinks of the Jewish and Israeli rights to Jerusalem. The last and possibly only time Jewish sovereignty in Jerusalem was after King Solomon built the very first Holy Temple. And maybe only when we build the Third Temple will we again get the acceptance that will bring the Moshiach.

Report: US President Trump to visit Britain in February
President Donald Trump plans to visit Britain in February to open the new US embassy in London but will not meet Queen Elizabeth, the Daily Mail newspaper reported on Wednesday.

Israeli Politicians Demand Obama Forfeit Nobel Peace Prize After Hezbollah Report
A damning report released Sunday by Politico chronicles how the Obama administration undid years of investigations into the terrorist organization Hezbollah in order to appease Iran and pave the way for the Iran deal. The report alleges that the Obama administration let terrorists walk free and halted law enforcement efforts against Hezbollah to help cement the former president’s foreign policy achievement.

Stromboli ERUPTS: Volcano in Italy in HUGE eruption sending lava shooting into sky
Experts have recorded high levels of seismic activity at the Stromboli volcano in the Aeolian Islands, north of Sicily. The flurry of eruptions comes after a major explosion at the volcano on December 1, according to the Catania section of Italy’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, which monitors Stromboli. It is accompanied by a sharp increase in infrasonic pressure.

Volcano erupts in Indonesia’s North Sumatra
The Sinabung volcano in Indonesia’s North Sumatra province erupted on Monday, spewing hot clouds, an official monitoring the volcano said. Head of Sinabung volcano monitoring post Armen Putra said the latest eruption took place on 13:02 p.m. Western Indonesian Time (WIB), coupled with 303 seconds of tremors around the area. “Hot clouds were seen rising 2,500 meters to the east-southeast and 3,500 meters to the south,” Armed said.

Day of rage sweeps West Bank ahead of UN Jerusalem vote
Anger and violence continues to grip West Bank and Gaza border region as Palestinians vent ahead of UN General Assembly vote on Jerusalem to pressure President Trump into withdrawing Washington’s recognition of city as Israel’s capital; Molotov Cocktails, rocks, hurled at Border Police.

176 nations at UN call for Palestinian statehood
The General Assembly voted 176-7 on Tuesday to affirm the Palestinian right to self-determination, one day after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas pledged to renew his quest for state membership in the international body. The vote is nonbinding and has no impact beyond underscoring international support for Palestinian statehood among most of the UN’s 193 members.

PA looks to Russia, China to upstage United States 
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas dispatched delegations to Moscow and Beijing on Tuesday, as part of efforts to find new sponsorship for the peace process, Palestinian news agency Wafa reported. The move came as Ahmad Majdalani, a PLO executive committee member who is leading the delegation to China, ruled out any Palestinian officials meeting with US peace process envoy Jason Greenblatt during his upcoming visit to the region.

Turkish foreign minister to attend UN meeting on Jerusalem
Turkey’s foreign minister said he will travel to New York with his Palestinian counterpart for Thursday’s UN General Assembly meeting on the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital to try to stop America making “an unacceptable” move. President Donald Trump reversed decades of US policy with his decision this month, and generated outrage from Palestinians and the Arab world and concern among Washington’s Western allies.

China condemns US ‘Cold War mentality’ on national security
China has condemned the “Cold War mentality” of the White House after the publication of a new US national security policy. The document labels China and Russia as “rival powers” and lays out a number of potential threats they pose. The new strategy said Beijing and other governments were determined to challenge American power.

EU says Brexit transition to end by 31 December 2020
A “transition period” after the UK leaves the EU will not continue beyond 31 December 2020, Brussels says. The UK has said the temporary arrangements should last for about two years after Brexit in March 2019. Terms of the transition period, which the UK calls an implementation phase, have yet to be negotiated between the two sides.

Islamic instant divorce ‘not legal’ under EU law, says ECJ
A Syrian-born man who divorced his wife in a Sharia court has been told by Europe’s top court that the divorce is not legally valid in Germany, where the former couple now live. The European Court of Justice said EU countries need not legally recognise divorces not granted by a state court. Some Muslims believe a men can end their marriage instantly by saying “talaq” (I divorce you) three times.

Trump’s tax bill: US Senate passes reform legislation
The US Senate has approved the most sweeping overhaul of the US tax system in more than three decades. Republicans say the tax cuts for corporations, small businesses and individuals will boost economic growth. Democrats, who all voted against it, say it is designed to benefit the ultra-rich at the expense of the national deficit.

Saudi Arabia to Freeze More Bank Accounts in Crackdown
Saudi Arabia’s crackdown on alleged corruption showed no signs of letting up, with more people being questioned and banks freezing more accounts, according to people familiar with the situation. Almost seven weeks after the purge started, authorities are detaining new suspects and releasing some of those held, the people said, asking not to be identified because the matter is private.

Missile attack escalates tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran
Tensions are escalating between Saudi Arabia and Iran following a missile attack on the Saudi capital Riyadh. Saudi air defences intercepted the ballistic missile in the skies over the city in an incident that is jangling nerves across the region. The attack comes the week after the Trump administration presented evidence it says shows Iran supplied another missile launched at Riyadh’s international airport last month.

Kim Jong-un is testing new warheads loaded with ANTHRAX
North Korea is conducting biological weapons experiments to test the possibility of loading anthrax-laden warheads on its intercontinental ballistic missiles…Japan’s Asahi newspaper reported on Wednesday, citing an unidentified person connected to South Korean intelligence, that North Korea was conducting biological weapons experiments to test the possibility of loading anthrax-laden warheads on its intercontinental ballistic missiles.

WAR GAMES Russia ‘secretly practised full-scale invasion of Europe
RUSSIA has practised a full-scale mock invasion of the West that includes capturing Baltic states, bombing Germany and invading neutral countries, it has been revealed. The terrifying war drills were carried out in September and featured troops, artillery, tanks, missile attacks and naval and air force raids.

UK government refuses to say whether proclaiming divinity of Christ is a hate crime
The question was: “Will they confirm unequivocally that a Christian who says that Jesus is the only son of the one true God cannot be arrested for hate crime or any other offence, however much it may offend a Muslim or anyone of any other religion?”

Obama-Feds Spend $3 Million Studying How to Make Americans Eat Less, Use Less Energy, For Climate Change
The National Science Foundation is spending roughly $3 million on a study that seeks to make Americans consume less food, water, and energy to become more like the Netherlands.

THE REAL IRON DOME: Scientists have proven that G-d is protecting Israel
During the first Gulf War, Iraq attacked Israel and launched 39 missiles into Israel. The missiles landed in densely parts of Israel. Yet the casualties were low! Why were they so low?

REPORT: Rancher Target Of Aggressive Raid
An investigation into the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) handling of the 2014 Nevada standoff with rancher Cliven Bundy revealed “incredible bias,” widespread misconduct and likely illegal actions by the BLM.

Jedi Mind Trick: The Disturbing, Destabilizing Abnormal Is Now Normal
Disturbing, destabilizing abnormalities are now accepted as normal life in America. Forgive me for wondering if the populace of America hasn’t fallen for a Jedi mind trick:

Commissioner in Talks With UN to Put Troops on the Streets of Chicago 
Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin is in talks with United Nations officials to explore the possibility of putting UN troops on the streets of Chicago to address the city’s horrendous gun violence problem.

In Dramatic Reversal, China Gives Up On Deleveraging Pledge
“Let’s face it, it’s not realistic to reduce leverage when the whole economy relies on banks for financing.”

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