Evil Ways and Means

Submitted by ub on Mon, 08/31/2020 - 09:50

A stereotypical image of an evil man and a purposely distinctive visage of villains, initially from the stage plays of the 1880s.

This has been the heaviest week for the bad news I can recall and since I closely follow journalism developments, I like others agree that the news dam is breaking and some Americans fear that as Election Day grows near, that the next few months may become progressively crazier, including more blood, sweat, and tears.

Also as a former US government foreign policy chief with top-secret clearance, who has experienced the extensive vetting process required for the appointment, it raises serious concerns and I find this alarming.

A couple of years ago, in February of 2018, we reported that then-White House Chief of Staff John Kelly had taken decisive action concerning a security clearance for Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, who had been working on an interim clearance for more than a year.

It now turns out the situation is more serious than originally thought. A leaked memo reveals 'serious concerns' about Kushner's security clearance and blocking him from a daily brief

A leaked John McGahn memo reveals alarms about Kushner's top-secret security clearance https://www.axios.com/jared-kushner-security-clearance-mcgahn-ecca918e-2685-473a-9504-cd412da301bf.html?utm_campaign=organic&utm_medium=socialshare&utm_source=twitter

Former VP Joe Biden was in the White House for 8 years. Riots at this scale didn’t happen. America wasn’t at war with itself. The economy turned around and became prosperous. The US auto industry was saved. America is experiencing #TrumpTerrorism