Insider threats have been a persistent law enforcement priority in the years after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. But in most cases, the threats are from homegrown insurgents radicalized by al-Qaida, the Islamic State group or similar groups. In contrast, the threats against Biden’s inauguration have been fueled by supporters of President Donald Trump, far-right militants, white supremacists and other radical groups. Many believe Trump’s baseless accusations that the election was stolen from him, a claim that has been refuted by many courts, the Justice Department and Republican officials in key battleground states. … [Read more...] about FBI Vetting Guard Troops In DC Ahead Of Inauguration Amid Fears Of Insider Attack
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“There were women volunteering with the Red Cross and knitting while sitting in church, so I thought I had to do something,” Cole told the Marine Corps Times in an interview in September. “At the time, I didn’t think I was doing anything great. I knew I was helping our country.” … [Read more...] about Pennsylvania Native Dorothy Cole, The Oldest Living Marine, Has Died At Age 107
Neither the U.N. nor DX Open Network has blamed anyone for the attacks, but the presence of troops from Eritrea, a bitter enemy of the Tigray region's now-fugitive leaders, has caused alarm. Grandi noted "many reliable reports and firsthand accounts" of abuses including the forced return of refugees to Eritrea. … [Read more...] about Report: Images Show Evidence of Attack on Ethiopia Refugee Camp
King would probably balk at this. In his autobiography, King stated, “The Republican Party geared its appeal and program to racism, reaction and extremism.” This statement was a scathing one directed at the 1964 Republican Presidential nominee Barry Goldwater, but it seems very germane to today. In fact, King statements seem to align more with the language of Black Lives Matter (BLM) activists and supporters. In his book, “Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?”, King stated, “We must see now that the evils of racism, economic exploitation, and militarism are all tied together.” King understood that race and social class are inextricably linked and that societal problems cannot be solved without “radical redistribution of economic and political power.” … [Read more...] about What would MLK say about Trump and the Republican Party?
Brazile said she is “sad” to hear people make the comparison because she never felt “unsafe” during the social justice protests. She said “there is no comparison” between the two because the chaos at the Capitol was “armed insurrectionists” and “militia.” … [Read more...] about FNC’s Brazile: ‘No Comparison’ Between BLM Protests, Capitol Hill Riot