Archive For The “Globalization” Category
In the 10th month of the Trump presidency, the Republican Congress still has not passed one major piece of legislation proposed by the Republican president, public disapproval of Congress stands at levels that should be alarming to all incumbent Republican senators, and the president and GOP leaders in the House and Senate all suffer from abnormally high levels of disapproval.
They also obtained an eyewitness account — backed by documents — indicating Russian nuclear officials had routed millions of dollars to the U.S. designed to benefit former President ’s charitable foundation during the time Secretary of State served on a government body that provided a favorable decision to Moscow, sources told The Hill.
“From September 2006 to February 2017, McMaster is listed as consulting senior fellow for the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS). The IISS defines itself as a “world-leading authority on global security, political risk and military conflict.”
The number of applicants seeking H-1B visas has dropped significantly with the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) receiving only 199,000 petitions for 2017, compared with 236,000 in 2016, reflecting the impact of the recent protectionist measures undertaken by the American government.
“Now that Google, Facebook, Amazon have become world dominators, the questions of the hour are, can the public be convinced to see Silicon Valley as the wrecking ball that it is? And do we still have the regulatory tools and social cohesion to restrain the monopolists before they smash the foundations of our society?“
When you sit in a meeting on the National Security Council, which is the highest decision-making body on policy in the United States government, and you sit there for an hour and a half, with every high-ranking representative of the administration, whether it’s State Department, DoD, CIA, NSA, and you listen to a discussion for more than an hour, and not one person in the room or on the outstations on thevideo teleconference, ever mentions the name of the President, what his objectives are, or what he said yesterday in Riyadh or Warsaw or in front of the joint session of Congress, we have a very serious problem.
“Canada has set up a new visa program that allows highly-skilled foreign workers to get two-year visas in less than two weeks. And, unlike in the United States, the Times notes, there is no limit on the number of Canadian visas available.”