Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas stood his ground on Friday and reiterated that he will not recognize Israel as a Jewish state. READ MORE
JBS CEO Art Thompson’s weekly news video update for February 17 – 23, 2014.
In this week’s analysis behind the news video, JBS CEO Art Thompson discusses how new developments in the news will negatively affect our nation’s involvement in the two new partnerships (Trans-Pacific Partnership & Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership) that are being negotiated by the Obama administration; how for example Belgium has a new law authorizing euthanasia on children; how for example the EU is going to ratify the UN Arms Trade Treaty so that merging our nation with the EU a la the TTIP will have a negative effect on our right to bear arms; and how Art’s new book, International Merger by Foreign Entanglements, explains what’s going on with these new free trade agreements. READ MORE
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke pulled down a tidy honorarium for a 40-minute talk to the Global Financial Markets Forum in Abu Dhabi on March 4. CNBC’s Squawk Box financial program reported on March 5 that he had been paid “at least $250,000” for his keynote speech. READ MORE
Conservative scholar and filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza on Friday debuted a new trailer for his upcoming film “America” at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
The trailer depicts George Washington shot on a Revolutionary War battlefield and presumably dying… READ MORE
BEIRUT (AP) — Once a vibrant, religiously mixed community, Syria’s eastern city of Raqqa is now a shell of its former self, terrorized by hard-line militants who have turned it into the nucleus of their vision for the Islamic caliphate they hope one day to establish in Syria and Iraq. READ MORE