Member Submitted News | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


Member Submitted News

May 25 13:01

A “Weak”-Long Dead Cat Bounce In Stocks

May 25 12:55

The Donald Meets Sun Tzu and is Found Wanting

Some two thousand and five hundred years ago one of my favorite strategic analysts, a Chinese general and Imperial Adviser, Sun Tzu, wrote his tiny but historic text, The Art of War. It’s used today as essential reading all over the world, including by students at the US West Point military academy, the incubator for America’s future generals. In his treatise Sun Tzu describes five essential qualities needed in a successful leader, in his case, a successful general.

The qualities apply to anyone in a position of leadership responsibility. The problem is not Donald Trump. The problem is that we, American citizens, blinded ourselves by wishful thinking that finally someone would stand up and 2make America great again.”

May 25 12:49

#BritishThreatLevels: Brits Respond With Humor To Rise In Official Terrorism Warning

The hashtag #BritishThreatLevels has taken off as people in the UK respond with humor to warnings of an imminent terrorist attack.

Following the announcement that the official terrorist threat rating would be raised to the highest level, Twitter celebrity Nick Motown decided not to take it too seriously.

May 25 12:33

Warning Signs Are Everywhere Even From The Central Banks

Small business is declining and it has been since that last 10-20 years. New home sales crashed and now existing home sales are crashing. The ECB is warning about home prices in the other countries.

May 25 12:31

ROB SCHNEIDER CLAIMS CIA AND CNN ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR "COUP" AGAINST TRUMP

Actor and comedian Rob Schneider gave his take on what’s happening in regard to the massive leaks that continue to come from Washington, and he nailed it.

May 25 12:25

US Boosting Israeli Military Aid By Millions: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the US has increased its military aid to Tel Aviv by tens of millions of dollars.

“Three days ago, the US added another $75 million to the aid package,” Netanyahu said on Wednesday, without giving a timeframe for the money’s arrival.

May 25 12:06

Inflation Isn't Evenly Distributed: The Protected Are Fine, the Unprotected Are Impoverished Debt-Serfs

Welcome to debt-serfdom, the only possible output of the soaring cost of living for the unprotected many who are ruled by a hubris-soaked, subsidized Protected Elite.

May 25 11:59

Independent Journalists Reveal America’s Sinister War In Syria

Syria is not experiencing a “civil war.” It is being targeted by both proxy and direct military force organized by the United States and its allies for the explicit purpose of dividing and destroying yet another Middle Eastern nation.

May 25 11:59

Congressmembers Speak Out For Getting The US Out Of Afghanistan

Today a news conference was held by co-sponsors of HR1666, to prohibit funds for activities in Afghanistan, and the importance of debating the 16-year war in Afghanistan, the longest war in America’s history.

May 25 11:59

Deficit Scare Tactics Are What Citizens Should Really Be Afraid Of

The New York Times (5/23/17) ran a column by Maya MacGuineas, the president of the Peter Peterson–backed Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. The piece begins with the ominous announcement:

PRESIDENT TRUMP ENTERED OFFICE FACING THE WORST RATIO OF DEBT TO GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT OF ANY NEW PRESIDENT IN AMERICAN HISTORY EXCEPT HARRY TRUMAN—AN ONEROUS 77 PERCENT.

May 25 11:52

LAWSUIT: COLLEGE THAT JAILED STUDENT FOR PASSING OUT CONSTITUTIONS IS STILL CHILLING SPEECH

Kellogg Community College dropped charges against students that were passing out copies of the Constitution after they lawyered up, “but the chilling effect of this arrest lingers to this day and will linger until the policies underlying it are enjoined,” said a filing by a legal group defending the students.

May 25 11:51

'ABOLITION OF WHITENESS' COURSE OFFERED AT HUNTER COLLEGE

Hunter College will offer students an “Abolition of Whiteness” course this fall to discuss how “white supremacy and violence” influence individual identity. The course, taught by Women and Gender Studies Professor Jennifer Gaboury, is cross-listed for both her department and the Political Science Department, where it fulfills one of four required courses in the “4 subfields of political science” under the umbrella of POLSC 204: Contemporary Issues in Political Theory.

May 25 11:51

BOSTON BOMBING: FATHER OF CHECHEN KILLED BY FBI SUES OVER 2013 DEATH

The family of Ibragim Todashev, who was shot at least six times by an FBI agent in his Orlando apartment during a routine interrogation in May 2013, is suing federal and state parties they believe to be responsible for the man’s death. Todashev, who is believed to be an acquaintance of alleged Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was shot dead during an FBI interrogation in which he was questioned about the terror attack and possible involvement in a 2011 triple murder.

May 25 11:50

TAXPAYER-FUNDED UNIVERSITY IDENTIFIES AS ‘LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY’ TO HIDE PUBLIC RECORDS

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has turned down a television station’s open records request by claiming that it is a law enforcement agency.

May 25 11:11

List of 7 Troubles Assailing the US Economy as We Head into Summer

The following is not simply a list of negative risks to the economy but a list of of serious economic conditions that are already placing drought-like pressures on the overall economy. This list doesn’t include the long-term structural problems with the economy, such as its high debt burden, but just the forces that have risen against it this year.

May 25 11:03

Hawaii Updating Nuclear Contingency Plan Over North Korea Fears, Documents Show

The Hawaii Department of Defense is in the process of updating its nuclear contingency plan amid escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea.

May 25 10:43

UK Police Hit Out At US Published Leak Of Manchester Bomb Pics

UK police have accused US media of undermining the investigation into Monday’s terrorist attack in Manchester after unauthorized images were published of some of the bomb materials used in the attack.

May 25 10:42

CNN IS DESPERATE, JUST LOOK AT THEIR LATEST "SOURCE"

Another leftist network jumped on the mainstream propaganda train Saturday by publishing a hit piece against President Donald Trump again based on sketchy, unidentified sources.

May 25 10:39

FISA Court Finds NSA Violated Search Restrictions, Spied On Americans

Intelligence agencies under former President Barack Obama routinely violated privacy rights, conducted illegal searches and gathered information on US citizens, according to a FISA court that called their conduct “a very serious Fourth Amendment issue.”

May 25 10:12

Medicinal use for marijuana confirmed: CBD helps kids with rare epilepsy

In a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial—the gold-standard design—a component of marijuana called cannabidiol (CBD) reduced seizures in children with a rare and devastating form of epilepsy.

The results, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, provide the first solid evidence that marijuana can be used to treat epilepsy, something some patient groups and advocates have argued for years. It also adds to mounting data supporting the medicinal value of the controversial plant.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE WITH YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA