Trump Praises Iranian Protesters, Assails ‘Brutal and Corrupt’ Regime

U.S. President Donald Trump praised Iranian protesters Tuesday, saying they were “finally acting against the brutal and corrupt” regime in Tehran, even as Iran’s supreme leader accused the government’s enemies of stirring the violent anti-government demonstrations. Trump contended in a Twitter comment that “all of the money” that his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, “so foolishly… Please follow and like us:

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Five key developments since Trump’s Jerusalem move

Violence, protests and arrests have followed US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Trump made the announcement on December 6 and said the US would begin the process of moving its embassy to the city from Tel Aviv. The decision broke with decades of US policy on Jerusalem. The international… Please follow and like us:

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US State Department Braces for Violent Fallout from Jerusalem Recognition

The State Department has issued security warnings at scores of U.S. embassies around the world, bracing for protests or violence from President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. At the United Nations, American diplomats are preparing for a meeting Friday called by eight of the 15 Security Council members, including close U.S. allies… Please follow and like us:

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More brands apparently threatening to pull advertising over NFL protests

It appears that more companies are threatening to pull advertising due to the ongoing protests in the NFL. NBC Universal’s head of advertising Linda Yaccarino spoke at a conference on Friday, where she detailed that some advertisers were expressing concern over the continued coverage of the protests by NFL players. “There is a list of advertisers… Please follow and like us:

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Jerry Jones speaks out on Papa John’s after company CEO blasted NFL for drop in sales

The CEO of Papa John’s, John Schnatter, made the decision to blast the leadership of the NFL for its handling of protests during the national anthem this season. Since then, Schnatter reportedly lost a staggering $70 million in just one day and, in short, things haven’t gone particularly well in a financial sense. Now, there is… Please follow and like us:

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FRANCE – French unions block fuel depots in labour law protests

The French trade unions CGT and FO blocked access on Monday to several fuel depots in protest against an overhaul of employment laws, seeking to test the government’s will to reform the economy. In southern France, protesters’ unions set up a road-block in front of Total’s La Mede refinery, while in western France fuel depots were… Please follow and like us:

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Goodell, NFL Players’ Defense of Anthem Protesters Likely to Backfire

President Donald Trump blasted “son of a b**ch” National Football League (NFL) players who choose to protest by kneeling during the national anthem at games during a raucous Friday night rally in Huntsville, Alabama. Trump showed up to stump for Sen. Luther Strange (R-Ala.) in his upcoming GOP primary bid against Judge Roy Moore, but he… Please follow and like us:

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