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Rahul vs RSS case: Kapil Sibal collecting evidence to link Godse with Sangh – Times of India

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With congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi stating before the Supreme Court that he will go to trial for defaming the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), evidence is now being collected to firmly link Nathuram Godse with the Sangh. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Rahul-vs-RSS-case-Kapil-Sibal-collecting-evidence-to-link-Godse-with-Sangh/articleshow/54012245.cms …

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Jerry Lewis, comedian, dies at 91

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(CNN)Jerry Lewis, the slapstick-loving comedian, innovative filmmaker and generous fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, died Sunday after a brief illness, said his publicist, Candi Cazau. He was 91. Lewis first gained fame for his frenzied comedy-and-music act with singer Dean Martin. When that ended in the mid-1950s, Lewis went solo, and by the early ’60s, he had become a top draw in movies such as “The Bellboy,” “The Nutty Professor” and “The …

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23 things non-English-speaking immigrants gave us that we totally don’t need. Not at all.

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… 22. Or nearly a quarter of the soldiers who fought to end slavery and establish the modern United States. Immigrants speaking weird languages helped save the union. Photo via Library of congress/Getty Images. 23. Or the military strategy that helped us win our independence in the first place. Pictured: French General and noted code word Rochambeau and Marquis de Lafayette, Lancelot of the revolutionary set. Photo via Hulton Archive. As the Founders said 261 years ago on that …

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After Trump and Brexit, is this the end for the Anglo Saxon west? | Timothy Garton Ash

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… are weaker in respect of foreign policy, but a Republican-dominated congress has just passed legislation extending sanctions on Russia, North Korea and Iran and deliberately made more difficult for the president to lift them. So long as Trump does not go to war with North Korea, or some equivalent folly, the United States could yet emerge from four years of a ghastly presidency with both its democracy and its international reputation battered, but not damaged beyond repair. British democracy too …

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What if women ruled the world?

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… startled to look ahead and see Theresa May and Angela Merkel. The outlook and the performance of todays twentysomething women is heartwarming. I can think of some vicious, cruel women who have been in power Dr Frances OGrady, general secretary, Trades Union congress Unlike the popular old song, I cant promise that, if women ruled the world, every day would be like the first day of spring. From Margaret Thatcher to Marine Le Pen, womens leadership is no guarantee of kindness or compassion. More …

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The White Terror Crisis In Portland

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… attending the 2003 Aryan Nations World congress held on June 22, 2003 in Hayden, Idaho. One such example was in November 1988, when members of East Side White Pride beat 28-year-old graduate student Mulugeta Seraw to death with a baseball bat. He says whenever people talk to him about Portland, they always ask about Portlandia. White Terror All Over Again Zane Sparling/Portland Tribune smashed in In March, an Iranian refugee returned home to find a slew of anti-Muslim death threats …

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Ted Lieu, Congressman and Twitter King, is beating Trump at his own dumb game

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… television, including MSNBC and Real Time with Bill Maher. If you’re a politics junkie who likes to follow congresspeople on Twitter or even if you aren’t, even if just really, really hate Donald Trump you’ve probably liked a Lieu tweet without realizing it. Lieu gives the platform credit for lending him access to voters he wouldn’t normally be be able to reach. “Consider that 20 years ago, a person who wanted to have discussion with their member of congress would …

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Cong to partymen: Don’t talk on policies – Times of India

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congress has issued a gag order on all MPs and party office-bearers, asking them to not speak on policy issues without consulting the party. Sources said senior member A K Antony has written to all MPs, while the AICC has issued a similar advisory to its organisation leaders led by general secretaries. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Cong-to-partymen-Dont-talk-on-policies/articleshow/53425247.cms …

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These Real Haunted Hospitals Will Make You Feel Better About Not Having Healthcare.

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Everyone keeps talking about Obamacare, but nobody seems to want to talk about the real healthcare horror: haunted hospitals. Yup! Hospitals are arguably one of the scariest places even without ghosts, and currently neither congress nor the president are doing anything to tear these places down or at least perform some kind of exorcism. Here are some haunted hospitals that are scarier the bill for the time when you sprained your leg. 1.) Tranquille Sanatorium in British …

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State roll calls: What RNC, DNC delegates want you to know

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… Montana “Grateful to God for the quiet beauty of our state, the grandeur of our mountains and the vastness of our rolling plains.” “The home of the only farmer in the United States Senate, Jon Tester … One hundred years ago, Montana sent the very first woman to the United State congress.” Nebraska “The No. 1 beef-producing state in the union.” “Because of our system of splitting the Electoral College vote on November 8, parts of …

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