Afshin Rattansi goes underground on the recent Israeli attack on Gaza. Norman Finkelstein, author of Method and Madness - The hidden story of Israel's assaults on Gaza', says the Goldstone report was 'devastating' in its conclusion that Israel was trying to punish and humiliate the citizens of Gaza, and that Israel has a 'maniac' for a head of state. read more
A Florida GOP official said that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton would "go down like Monica Lewinsky" if she debated Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee, suggested Clinton would be easy to debate in the general election. "I think when Donald Trump debates Hillary Clinton she's going to go down like Monica Lewinsky," Sutton told the Post read more
During the interminable Ted Cruz "announcement" of his choice of Carly Fiorina for his mythical VP, Fiorina bizarrely burst into song, while discussing the joys of being on the bus with Ted Cruz's daughters.
Alrighty then. Just watch, and marvel.
The hidden wealth of some of the world's most prominent leaders, politicians and celebrities has been revealed by an unprecedented leak of millions of documents that show the myriad ways in which the rich can exploit secretive offshore tax regimes.
The Guardian, working with global partners, will set out details from the first tranche of what are being called "the Panama Papers". Journalists from more than 80 countries have been reviewing 11.5m files leaked from the database of Mossack Fonseca, the world's fourth biggest offshore law firm. read more
Another skeleton in Hillary's closet is coming back to haunt her
It appears Chelsea Clinton's real father is Webster Hubbell, the former Mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas. Hubbell was a law partner at Rose Law Firm with Hillary, and became one of the most important Clinton-insiders.
Then-Governor Clinton appointed Hubbell as Chief Justice of the Arkansas State Supreme Court, but 10 years later he resigned before pleading guilty to federal mail fraud and tax evasion for overbilling clients. Hubbell served 15 months in prison.
The New Yorker reported on rumors that Hillary Clinton's affair was first noticed in 1984 at the Governor's Mansion during Bill's second term, but had started long before.
Apparently, Bill Clinton is infertile. This raises serious character questions about Hillary Clinton If she was elected, this type of sex scandal could open her up to blackmail. read more