Recent Posts

The Daily Radical

Greatest Topics

Latest Breaking News

  • AT&T Faces Heat Over Time Warner Deal

    http://www.wsj.com/articles/lawmakers-voice-concerns-over-at-t-deal-for-time-warner-1481125561     I really doubt they’ll have any real trouble…..

  • Senate Clears Bill to Ease FDA Drug and Device Approvals Measure includes money

    http://www.wsj.com/articles/senate-clears-bill-to-ease-fda-drug-and-device-approvals-1481139236

  • China’s Banks Are Hiding More Than $2 Trillion in Loans

    Accounting sleight of hand means banks don’t have to set aside capital for potential losses, sowing fears of a crisis; new apartments with no residents. In 2014, the Chinese city of Haimen on the mouth of the Yangtze River set out to build a large apartment complex and turned to Bank of Nanjing C…

  • Apple Assembler Foxconn Confirms Plans for U.S. Investment

    December 7, 2016 — 4:08 PM EST Foxconn Technology Group, the biggest assembler of Apple Inc. devices, is in preliminary discussions to make an investment that would expand the company’s U.S. operations. The disclosure came hours after an announcement by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and So…

  • Two Juveniles Charged With Arson In Tennessee Wildfires That Left 14 People Dead

    By J. Freedom du Lac, Sarah Larimer and Lindsey Bever December 7 at 4:33 PM Two juveniles have been charged with aggravated arson in connection with the East Tennessee wildfires that killed 14 people last week and left nearly 150 others injured, authorities said Wednesday. During an investigation i…

  • Kerry blames rebels for rejecting Syria ceasefire

    RT has more on the strangeness of Kerry’s current position…..

  • Donald Trump Named Time Magazine's 'Person Of The Year'

    h Published 12/07 2016 10:02AM He’s not just the president-elect — he’s now Time Magazine’s “Person of the Year.” And Donald Trump is continuing the process of putting his administration together, telling NBC’s “Today” show that he expects to pi…

  • Donald Trump Picks Scott Pruitt, Ally of Fossil Fuel Industry, to Lead E.P.A.

    WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump has selected Scott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general and a close ally of the fossil fuel industry, to run the Environmental Protection Agency, a transition official said, signaling Mr. Trump’s determination to dismantle President Obama’s eff…

  • Democrats Make Long-Shot Effort To Win Louisiana Senate Seat

    State Treasurer John Neely Kennedy, a Republican, is the clear favorite to become the next Senator from Louisiana, despite an eleventh-hour fundraising surge from his Democratic opponent, Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell. Because of Louisiana’s unusual “jungle primary” …

  • Trump Chooses Gen. John Kelly to Lead Homeland Security

    Retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly has been selected to serve as President-elect Donald Trump’s secretary for homeland security, NBC News has confirmed. Trump will formally announced the appointment next week, along with the rest of his national security team and pick for secretary of state, a…

  • Yes, You Can Post That Negative Online Review, Says Congress

    Congress has reaffirmed your right to post truthful negative reviews about a product or service provider — even if you signed an agreement that bans you from doing so. The Consumer Review Freedom Act, passed last week and now headed to the White House, prohibits companies from having non-disparag…

  • Steelworkers Union president slams Trump for ‘lying his ass off’ about Carrier

    Source: RawStory “The president of the steelworkers union representing Carrier employees said Donald Trump “lied his ass off” when he boasted about saving jobs at the Indianapolis, Indiana plant last Thursday. Chuck Jones, who heads United Steelworkers 1999, told the Washington Post he or…

  • Groups Call Blocking of Inaugural Protests Unconstitutional

    Source: NBC4 News Washington DC Protest organizers and their attorneys say the National Park Service is quashing dissent by blocking access to public space for those who want to demonstrate during President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. The park service historically reserves space for us…

  • Merkel wants to ban burka

    Merkel wants to ban burka in Germany https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/2339873/german-leader-angela-merkel-says-full-veil-is-not-appropriate-here-in-astonishing-u-turn/ And many Dems are apoplectic. Some say it’s good because women shouldn’t cover their faces with a black sheet and others s…

  • Energy Transfer Partners releases statement on DAPL, refuses to back down

    The companies insist that they will continue construction on the pipeline without rerouting it around Lake Oahe, despite being denied the legal right to do so.     http://www.nationofchange.org/2016/12/06/energy-transfer-partners-releases-statement-dakota-pipeline-refuses-back/   Th…