Former CIA director: Trump’s News Conference ‘Nothing Short Of Treasonous’ …

Brennan spoke out today on Twitter in the wake of Trump’s private meeting earlier today with Russian president Vladimir Putin and subsequent press conference, accusing Trump’s press conference of being “nothing short of treasonous.” “Donald Trump’s press conference performance in Helsinki rises to & exceeds the threshold of ‘high crimes & misdemeanors.’ It was nothing…

Chris Wallace asks Putin why so many of his political enemies ‘end up dead’

President Trump on Monday refused to denounce Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election and criticized the special counsel investigation — all while standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin at a press conference following their meeting in Helsinki. In an extraordinary scene broadcast live to a worldwide audience, Trump sided with Russia over his own…

Intel chief Dan Coats says of cyberattacks, “We are at a critical point”

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats warned of an impending, potentially devastating cyberattack on U.S. systems, saying the country’s digital infrastructure “is literally under attack” and warning that among state actors, Russia is the “worst offender.” Speaking at a scheduled event at the Hudson Institute, he adopted the language of former Director of Central Intelligence…

Solutions to Fight Private Prisons’ Power Over Immigration Detention – Cent…

For-profit private prison companies have been showering members of Congress and organizations related to President Donald Trump with campaign cash, while simultaneously lobbying lawmakers on immigration detention matters.1 These companies are set to earn hundreds of millions of dollars from Trump’s inhumane and ineffective policy of locking up asylum-seeking families, including small children and others…