Germany facing new form of anti-Semitism from refugees & people of ‘Arab origin’ – Merkel

In an interview with Israeli TV, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, much-maligned for her open-door immigration policy, has said Germany is facing a new form of anti-Semitism from refugees and people of Arab origin. “We now have another phenomenon, as we have refugees or people of Arab origin who bring another form of anti-Semitism into the country,” Merkel told the Channel […]

Armenian PM Sargsyan resigns after week of mass protests

Pressured by mass protests in the capital, Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan has resigned from office. This apparently seals a victory for opposition forces behind the protest. Demonstrations against Sargsyan, who served as president for a decade before being elected to his new office by the Armenian parliament last week, erupted on April 13. Ahead of the vote, several opposition […]

Mexican presidential hopeful shocks with proposal to chop off thieves’ hands

A Mexican presidential candidate has stirred controversy, after his unsettling comments that thieves should have their hands cut off went viral. The proposal was made by Jaime Rodriguez, an independent candidate in the July 1 Mexican election, during a discussion about corruption in the first debate among the five presidential candidates. Known as “El Bronco” for being blunt and even […]

Keep calm & blame Russia: RT’s story of inconvenient facts surrounding Skripal saga (VIDEO)

If countless Russia-bashing pieces don’t help you get the big picture of the lingering Skripal saga, a report by RT’s Murad Gazdiev may. He scrutinized the major slipups in the UK government’s (and their pundits’) narrative. It is “highly likely” that Russia deployed a deadly weapons-grade toxin to poison former double agent Sergei Skripal. Porton Down, the UK’s leading chemical […]

Deep sea drone captures haunting footage of mysterious WWI submarine (VIDEO)

A mission to uncover the secrets of a century-old Australian Navy submarine which was mysteriously lost at sea along with its entire crew has taken place off Papua New Guinea. The HMAS AE1, the first-ever submarine belonging to the Royal Australian Navy, went missing in September 1914 during the early stages of World War I. Commanded by Lieutenant Thomas Besant, […]

Crisis-hit German army to spend millions on weapons & hardware – report

The German army is reportedly planning to spend millions on brand new rocket launchers, drones, helicopters and cargo aircraft to bridge gaps in its arsenal as the US pressures Berlin to do more for defense. Germany’s Defense Ministry plans to purchase 18 items each costing more than €25 million (US$30 million), according to Handelsblatt and Bild. The list is, however, […]

Russia had no interest in Skripal, UK hiding spy & daughter to stop them talking – ex-CIA mole to RT

The UK security services are most likely hiding the Skripals as they do not want them to reveal any details about their case, former Czech spy Karel Koecher told RT’s Sophie Shevardnadze. “[Former Russian double agent Sergei] Skripal most definitely wasn’t a victim of any kind of operation or attack from the Russian side,” said Koecher, who was a Soviet […]

Macron shows ‘colonial position’ by calling on US to stay in Syria – Lavrov

French President Emmanuel Macron’s plea for the US to maintain a military presence in Syria, even after the terrorist threat has been eliminated, is similar to colonialism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov believes. “I heard that French President Emmanuel Macron had recently called on the United States not to withdraw from Syria even when the last terrorist would be killed […]

Caviar diplomacy: Probe suspects Council of Europe members of corruption in favor of Azerbaijan

There is “a strong suspicion” that several Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe officials, including its former head, have been involved in corrupt activities in favor of Azerbaijan, a new PACE report said. The officials have accepted luxury gifts, including caviar, carpets, and stays in top hotels in the Azeri capital, Baku, the 219-page report conducted by French, UK, […]

Shania Twain Apologizes for Saying She Would Have Voted for Trump

AP by Breitbart News23 Apr 20180 23 Apr, 201823 Apr, 2018 NEW YORK (AP) — Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he’s offensive. Twain made the comments in an interview with The Guardian that was published over the weekend. She told the British newspaper “Do […]

Franklin Graham Urges Parents: ‘Let Your Voice Be Heard’ on Sex Ed

Evangelist Franklin Graham gave his support Monday to parents in cities across the United States and abroad who are pulling their children out of public schools to protest what they view as pornographic sex ed provided by taxpayer-funded groups such as Planned Parenthood. “Parents be aware,” Graham warned in a post on Facebook. “Your children are in danger of being […]

Royal Prince: Duchess of Cambridge Gives Birth to Son, Fifth in Line to Throne

Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge, wife of second in line to the Throne Prince William gave birth to a boy Monday morning, the newborn becoming fifth in the line of succession. Kenginston Palace, the Royal estate in London which represents the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as well as Prince Harry announced the birth Monday lunchtime, that a […]

Community Activists Fight to Close Gun Shows at Del Mar Fair Grounds

Gun control activists are fighting to end Del Mar gun shows by claiming such shows are not “healthy” for the area’s community. Individuals rallying beneath the gun control hashtag “never again” and auspices of NeverAgainCA are specifically targeting the Crossroads of the West Gun Show. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that a push to end the gun show repeatedly comes […]

Pew: Americans Favor Freedom of Information over Protection from ‘Fake News’

The Pew Research center has released the results of a new poll that shows Americans of both parties do not support limitations on internet freedoms in order to fight so-called “false info” on social media. A majority (58 percent) of Americans agreed with the statement that “freedom of information should be protected,” even if means “false info can be published.” […]

Donald Trump Pressures Mexico to Block Illegal Immigrants from U.S. Border

Facebook/Pueblo Sin Fronteras by Charlie Spiering23 Apr 20180 23 Apr, 201823 Apr, 2018 President Donald Trump put pressure on Mexico to use its immigration laws to block illegal immigrants from Central America from crossing into the United States. “Mexico, whose laws on immigration are very tough, must stop people from going through Mexico and into the U.S.,” Trump wrote on […]

Cher Says She Went ‘Too Far’ After Calling Trump ‘Cancer’

Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images by Ben Kew23 Apr 20180 23 Apr, 201823 Apr, 2018 Pop icon Cher has said she went “too far” after  launching a politically charged Twitter rant, in which she called President Donald Trump a “cancer ravaging our nation.” The 71-year-old took to Twitter on Sunday and admitted that she has a “responsibility” when expressing her thoughts in […]

Actor Tom Arnold Tells Candace Owens to ‘Suck Racist D*ck’

Joining Perez Hilton and Shaun King in attacking Candace Owens, actor Tom Arnold told the female, black conservative to go “suck racist dick.” Owens went toe-to-toe with each and landed the knockout blow with, “None of you white men own my blackness.” Oh dear. Looks like Tom accidentally deleted the tweet. — Rita Panahi (@RitaPanahi) April 23, 2018 The whole […]

CBS Drama ‘The Good Fight’: ‘We Need to Assassinate the President’

A little more than a week after fantasizing about impeaching Donald Trump, CBS drama The Good Fight featured multiple scenes that saw a series regular discussing assassinating the president to usher in “regime change.” Sunday’s episode, “Day 457,” follows Trump-hating attorney Diane Lockhart (Christine Baranski) defending her friend Tully Nelson (Tim Matheson), who was charged after a riot turned violent. In court, […]

The Papers: ‘Brexit showdown’ and Facebook scams

Image caption The Times reports that Theresa May will face a “Brexit showdown” this week, as pro-Leavers in her cabinet call on her to ditch her favoured customs deal with the EU. The paper says Mrs May’s so-called customs partnership is “unworkable” and would encourage Brussels to press for the UK to stay in the customs union. Image caption The […]

Royal baby name: What is the third child likely to be called?

Image copyright Reuters As the Duchess of Cambridge goes into labour with her third child, speculation continues about what the baby will be called. With Arthur, Albert and Philip among the current bookies’ favourites for a boy and Mary, Alice and Victoria for a girl, it appears the public expect the royal couple to opt for a traditional name, rather […]

Shania Twain apologises after saying she would vote for Donald Trump

Image caption Twain also revealed to The Guardian that she had been abused as a child Shania Twain has apologised after saying she would have voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 US election. The Canadian singer, who cannot vote in the US, told the Guardian she appreciated the President’s honesty. “I would have voted for him because, even though […]

Man fined for hate crime after filming pug’s ‘Nazi salutes’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMark Meechan believed his sentence set a “really, really dangerous precedent” A man who filmed a pet dog giving Nazi salutes before putting the footage on YouTube has been fined £800. Mark Meechan, 30, recorded his girlfriend’s pug, Buddha, responding to statements such as “Sieg Heil” by raising its paw. The clip […]