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According to Conway he's losing it ... more erratic than ever. The Boris trick of bluster and blatter.

The Guardian - Live Blog

Donald Trump's remarks just now were extraordinary.

Trump, currently under investigation for urging Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden, again encouraged Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden. On live tv.

Not only that, the president then urged China to investigate Biden.

Some context:

As if Xi wants to do Der Trumpf some favours in the trade stand-off and the imprisonment of a Huawei executive in Canada.

After 70 years of economic progress, is China on the right road to achieve Xi Jinping's 'Chinese dream'? | SCMP |

George Conway, husband of Trump's adviser Kellyanne Conway and a persistent thorn in the president's side, has resumed his criticism of the president in an article for the Atlantic.

Conway, an attorney, has been asking questions about Trump's mental state throughout Trump's presidency.

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Thu Oct 3rd, 2019 at 05:48:17 PM EST
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U.S., [Australia, UK] urge Facebook not to encrypt messages as they fight child abuse, terrorism

The United States, the United Kingdom and Australia plan to sign a special data agreement on Thursday that would fast track requests from law enforcement to technology companies for information about the communications of terrorists and child predators, according to documents reviewed by Reuters.

Law enforcement could get information in weeks or even days instead of the current wait of six months to two years, one document said.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Fri Oct 4th, 2019 at 04:55:20 AM EST
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Mike Pence said in the 2016 vice presidential debate: "This is basic stuff. Foreign donors - and certainly foreign governments - cannot participate in the American political process."

And today:

Federal judge orders Trump to hand over eight years of tax returns

by das monde on Mon Oct 7th, 2019 at 04:19:07 PM EST
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