Tag: Former

Jan 18

Former CIA officer arrested after caught spying for China

Suspected of helping the Chinese government identify a network of CIA informants and assets, former CIA case officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee was arrested this week and charged with unlawful retention of national defense information. Although the FBI searched Lee’s hotel rooms in August 2012 and discovered two notebooks containing the true identities of CIA …

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Jan 12

Haiti Accuses Trump of Laundering Money for Former Dictator ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier

Records show his condos were purchased through shell companies linked to the brutal despot. President Donald Trump insulted Haiti during an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers, but he once signed off on a shady real estate deal with the nation’s ousted dictator. More than a fifth of Trump’s condominiums in the U.S. have been purchased …

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Jan 09

Former World Bank Head: ‘No Country’ Will Want to Do Business With Trump If He Continues to Ignore His Advisers

"America once attracted the world’s talent, but Mr. Trump’s hostility is driving people away," cautioned ex-World Bank president Robert Zoellick. Writing in the Wall Street Journal, the former president of the World Bank cautioned President Donald Trump could plunge the world into “economic mayhem” if he follows through on his demands for tariffs in the name …

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Jan 08

Nazi former Trump aide confirms controversial book author had access to top White House staff

Sebastian Gorka is a Nazi buffoon with sham credentials, but this is … interesting. In his attempt to take down Michael Wolff’s controversial book Fire and Fury, Gorka writes that: So, when I met Michael Wolff in Reince Priebus’ office, where he was waiting to talk to Steve Bannon, and after I had been told to also speak to …

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Jan 07

Former Watergate Prosecutor Says There’s Enough Evidence to Impeach Trump (Video)

In the 90’s, Bill Clinton was impeached for perjury and obstruction of justice. While he wasn’t removed from office, he was still technically impeached. Fast forward to today, and… {Click on the title to continue reading this post} Forward Progressives

Jan 03

Bipartisan group of former DHS secretaries call for immediate action on Dream Act

Campaign Action Three former secretaries of the Department of Homeland Security—Jeh Johnson and Janet Napolitano, who served under President Barack Obama, and Michael Chertoff, who served under President George W. Bush—are warning congressional leaders that the window for action to protect the status of undocumented Americans who were brought to the U.S. as children is …

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Jan 03

Former reality TV host Donald Trump wants to turn his hatred of the free press into an ‘awards’ show

As part of his unhinged wannabe dictator Twitter spree on Tuesday night, Donald Trump announced a new front in his war on the First Amendment, the press, and facts in general.  x I will be announcing THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR on Monday at 5:00 o’clock. Subjects will cover Dishonesty & Bad …

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Jan 02

Former White Supremacist Leader — Here’s How to Stop Hate Groups from Spreading

Click here for reuse options! Christian Picciolini on his new book, "White American Youth: My Descent into America’s Most Violent Hate Movement—and How I Got Out." For almost 23 years, Christian Picciolini has been making amends—to his parents, to his children, and to the people he hurt as a leader of America’s white supremacist movement. …

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Dec 29

Martin Shkreli’s former lawyer convicted for fraud scheme

Martin Shkreli’s former attorney, Evan Greebel, was convicted Wednesday by a federal jury of two counts of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. According to court records, Greebel helped Shkreli steal $ 11 million to pay back investors after the controversial CEO lost their money in risky trades. In 2014, Shkreli’s first …

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Dec 28

Trump’s lawyers gearing up to attack his former national security adviser in Russia investigation

Campaign Action Special counsel Robert Mueller gave former national security adviser Michael Flynn a sweet plea deal in exchange for his cooperation with Mueller’s Trump-Russia investigation. So Team Trump is gearing up a two-pronged strategy to push back: insist Flynn’s got nothing anyway, and smear his character. Attorneys for Trump and his top advisers have …

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