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Italy like South America! In Trieste Port Armored Vehicles with Hydrants to Remove Dockers in Protest against Green Pass Requested for working

Veteran's News - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 11:26

by  Fabio Giuseppe Carlo Carisio for VT Italy Versione originale in Italiano In the end, the Italian Minister of the Interior sent the police armored vehicles with water hydrants and the cops with helmets, batons, shields and tear gas to send away the approximately 5 thousand demonstrators who had occupied part of the port for […]

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Blockbuster: Russia backs China’s right to test unique orbital hypersonic missiles

Veteran's News - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:52

The Russian government has backed China’s reported test of a hypersonic missile, saying that the test did not breach any of Beijing’s international obligations, posed no threat to Russia, and followed similar moves by the US. In a briefing on Tuesday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that, “China is developing its arms systems within the framework […]

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Ivanka Sent $6 Billion to Fake Food Banks…Fraud and Kickbacks

Veteran's News - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:48

RS: A $6 billion federal program created to provide fresh produce to families affected by the pandemic was mismanaged and used by the Trump administration for political gain, a new congressional report has found. As a ProPublica investigation revealed last spring and as the new report further details, the Farmers to Families Food Box program gave contracts to […]

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Trumpist Senators ‘Hid From Colleagues in Closet’ as Capitol Riot Raged Around Them

Veteran's News - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:29

DB: On Jan. 6, as the Capitol riot raged around them, a rag-tag group of pro-Trump senators hid in a closet to plot their next move, fretting that the insurrection was making them look pretty bad. The new detail comes from a Washington Post interview with Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), the college football coach-turned MAGA congressman whose […]

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VT’s Bob Krause Announces for US Senate in Iowa

Veteran's News - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 00:22

BOB KRAUSE ANNOUNCES FOR SENATE AGAINST CHARLES GRASSLEY Bob Krause of Burlington, currently president of a veterans’ charity, the Veterans National Recovery Center, today announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for United State Senate against Charles Grassley. Charles Grassley has served in the US Senate for 41 years and was first elected to public […]

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Chronic pain is surprisingly treatable — when patients focus on the brain

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 22:54

by Nathaniel Frank, …with the Washington Post Nathaniel Frank is the director of the What We Know Project at Cornell University, which aggregates scholarly research for the general public. [ Editor’s Note: It was nice to see a good review article over the wide ranging affliction of chronic pain, something with which more than a […]

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E. Michael Jones: “Looks like Gordon Duff Is Right, Israel Nuked Beirut”

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 21:37

Six protestors against Israel's nuking of Beirut were gunned down by snipers. All in a day's work for the Zionist Dajjal.

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FDA Recommends Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Booster Shot

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 19:27

The committee said some J&J recipients might have a stronger immune response by opting to get a Moderna or Pfizer booster instead

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Highest Rates in Months

Mortgage Rate News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 16:21
Mortgage rates had a mixed showing last week. They started out high before improving through Thursday. Finally, they took a step back up on Friday. Now at the start of the new week, the upward momentum is continuing. The bond market was much weaker in overnight trading, and weaker bonds mean higher rates, all other things being equal. Bonds hit their weakest levels just before the average mortgage lender released rates for the day. As such, the average conventional 30yr fixed rate quote was the highest in roughly 4 months . As the day progressed, bonds found their footing to some extent. It was enough for most lenders to offer mid-day improvements to rates. Keep in mind though, these improvements are generally small. They mean today's rates are lower than they were this morning, but still noticeably
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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Excess Deaths During the COVID-19 Pandemic, March to December 2020

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 13:15

An estimated 477,200 excess deaths occurred between March and December 2020 compared with what would have been expected based on 2019 data. Age-standardized excess deaths per 100,000 persons in 2020 among Black, AI/AN, and Latino males and females were 2 to 3 times higher than among White and Asian males and females.

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Damning Reports Find Russia Protecting Herself: Put On Your Ushankas!

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 12:58

By Phil Butler for New Eastern Outlook In the news recently, Russia and China are seen as “gripping” Asia at a time when the United States seems to have eased off having the region in her clutches. And other stories Polish military commanders say Vladimir Putin’s legions are out to reclaim a Soviet Empire. And […]

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NEO: Why Won’t Joe Biden Withdraw from Syria?

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 12:56

The Biden administration is not ending all ‘endless wars,’ but may be intensifying in ways to keep itself involved in the region. It is through Syria that the US can check Iranian and Russian presence or activity in the Middle East.

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NEO: Lebanon – Far Too Busy at War with Itself: No Time for War with Others

Veteran's News - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 12:54

By Henry Kamens for VT and New Eastern Outlook One country that suffers from everything is Lebanon – location, wrong choice of friends, corrupt and inept government, water supply, energy problems and pending social, economic and moral collapse. Many of its problems are self-inflicted, but most others are the result of the intentional policy of its neighbours […]

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VT Says the Dossier is Spot On, So Does Christopher Steele

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 22:41

(CNN)Former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele, the man behind the “Steele Dossier” that claimed Russian officials held compromising information on former President Donald Trump, defended the claims made in the dossier in his first on-camera interview since it was revealed in 2017. In a clip from an upcoming ABC News documentary released Sunday, Steele said […]

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Federal Foreknowledge or Federal Incitement? Arrest of Green Beret Oath Keeper Threatens to Expose FBI’s Darkest 1/6 Secrets

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 20:16

The Oath Keepers are the highest-profile and most extensively prosecuted militia group associated with the events of January 6. So far, the government has charged a total of 18 Oath Keepers with conspiring to obstruct Congress’s certification of the 2020 Presidential Election. This is a serious conspiracy charge that could potentially lead to decades of prison time. […]

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‘No one is above the law’: Alexander Vindman demands Trump be ‘brought to justice’ for Ukraine bribery scandal

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 20:12

Trump asked for "favors" if Ukraine wanted the money and weapons the U.S. had allocated to them. He later claimed it was a "perfect" call and that he did nothing wrong, releasing the accounting of the call that was previously classified. It instead proved the scandal was real. Trump was impeached the first time for the scandal...

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WaPo Opinion: Distinguished persons of the week: Defying anti-mandate nuttiness

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 13:18

Jim W. Dean - There is nothing that Trump will not do to win, as he desperately needs the presidential immunity to save his hide from all of the pending prosecutions.

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America Is Under Talmudic Law

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 10:35

Right wing campaigners against the alleged imminent imposition of Sharia law announce that they are defending the ‘Constitution against Islam.’ We have never seen a case where Islamic law profoundly influenced members of the Supreme Court.

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Supported Ruskie Dictatorship: DOJ Official Faces Prison for Backing Commie Trump Coup

Veteran's News - Sun, 10/17/2021 - 09:48

According to a report from the Guardian’s Peter Stone, former assistant attorney general and high-ranking Justice Department official Jeffrey Clark is facing the very real threat he will be disbarred and face criminal charges for assisting Donald Trump in his attempts to subvert the 2020 presidential election. Clark is accused of working hand in hand with the […]

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