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  • Beltway Insider: Trump/Pols at Odds, Border Wall, Rep’s Gone Wild; Brexit Looms; Stalking

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    President Trump returned to Washington after meeting with Troops in Iraq to begin the contentious budget wars that have resulted in a partial government shutdown and created a deeper divide between the White House and both Houses.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Trump Begins 2020 Stump; Korean War Vets; Bali; Osama bin Laden; Ebola; Turkey; Wildfires; WH Cuts Access

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    President Trump took to the campaign trail this week stumping through Ohio and Pennsylvania, bringing his usual, Make America Great Again battle cry as the mid-term elections have the ability to shut down any effectiveness of the current Administration.

     
  • London, Paris Each Hit with Terror Attacks; Sixth Between Nations in last 90 days

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    The sixth Terror attack between the United Kingdom and France occurred on the Champs d'Elysees, in Paris, 24 hours after the fifth attack, both car-ram, occurred outside a Mosque in London early Monday morning, killing one.

     
  • World News: Greta Thunberg Challenges French Leaders on Climate Change, Receives Chilly Welcome

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    Greta Thunberg continues to upset the global ecological discourse by returning leaders and politicians to their responsibilities. But would not the teenager not the symbol of a lack of international voluntarism in environmental matters?

     
  • Op/Ed: The Real Loser in the Midterms: Individuality

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    After the election, sappy statements on social media exhort us to bow down in praise that the first minority this or the first woman that was elected and how this means we have catapulted our nation out of the Neanderthal era.

     
  • Beltway insider: Sequester Furlough Prompts Give Backs; March Job Numbers, Assad Alive; North Korea Issues Warnings

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    Sequester furlough notices were sent out this week to federal employees as the government begins to tighten its belt in the wake of the effort to cut 1.2trillion dollars from the deficit over the next ten years.

     
  • Money News: Big Giving for Small Nonprofits: How to Leave Your Legacy with Impact

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    While no one likes reminders of their mortality, there are some decisions that you can make today that will leave a lasting good long after your time on Earth. One of the most important steps you can take now is to choose a smaller, community-based organization to gift a portion of your remaining assets.

     
  • Laura Aguilar Fearlessly Reclaims Her Body And Her Journey Through Life With "Show And Tell"

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    Lesbian, Latina and large-bodied, Laura Aguilar fearlessly reclaims her body and her journey with Show and Tell: the headline-grabbing exhibition that captured the heart of the art world during the recent PST: LA/LA, the massive art initiative led by the Getty.

     
  • James Beard Foundation Announces Restaurant Design Award Jury and Final Call Dates For Select 2017 Awards Categories

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    The James Beard Foundation announced a distinguished panel of jurors to serve as the judging authority for the 2017 Restaurant Design Awards. This panel invites restaurants, architects, interior designers, and graphic designers to submit their projects for consideration for the 2017 Restaurant Design Awards.  

  • BYSTS, Los Angeles Based Post-Apocalypticwave Rockers, Drop New EP Mid-January

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    Greetings from Manchester, we hope everyone had a great Christmas, now that Boxing Day is over we enter that time when no one knows what day or date it is or when we are due back at work.  

  • Journey to the Christmas Star Review – Charming Holiday Enchantment

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    Journey to the Christmas Star,” from Vertical Entertainment and Moskus Entertainment, presents a heartwarming holiday adventure through an enchanted forest with magical encounters in a race to restore the Christmas Star.

     
  • Ebola Political Coverage, from Haute-Lifestyle.com, Receives Double Nomination for Journalistic Excellence

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    For Immediate Release (Los Angeles, CA) – The Beltway Insider, the weekly review of the nation’s top stories from the Washington beat, from Haute-Lifestyle.com, has been honored with two consecutive nominations for the prestigious Sidney Hillman Award for Journalistic Excellence.

     
  • Op/Ed: How Long Should Attacks Against Jews in Israel be Viewed as ‘Normal’?

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    Once again, Hamas and Islamic Jihad initiated rocket launches against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, forcing him off the podium, and into a bomb shelter to ride out the attack, during a campaign speech in Ashkelon, Israel. 

     
  • MIB 3: A Laugh Out Loud Trip Back In Time from Director Barry Sonnenfeld

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    Men in Black 3, a high speed, hi-jinks, trip back in time alien adventure, from Sony Pictures Entertainment/Columbia Films and Amblin Entertainment recently held its Los Angeles media screening in Century City, California.

     
  • Angels in Stardust Review – Genuine, Distressing, Emotionally Moving

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    "Angels in Stardust," from ARC Entertainment, presents a truthful performance of what has become the normal dysfunctional family living life in a poverty stricken town that offers little hope for change and no way out.