August 2, 2021

A toned-down White House Correspondents Dinner carried on without Trump

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Reuters From Business Insider WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House press corps gathered on Saturday for its annual black-tie dinner, a toned-down affair this year after Donald Trump snubbed the event, becoming the first incumbent U.S. president to bow out in 36 years. Without Trump, whoscheduled a rally insteadto mark his 100th day in office, […]

Black Samaritan shooter who saved white police officer and new identity-partisanship

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By WN.com correspondent Dallas Darling From WN There’s a lot more to the story of the black motorist who stopped his car on a busy highway in Florida to help a police officer being beaten to death. But then again, in a highly charged era of racially motivated narratives and self-victimization, don’t expect the mainstream […]

Theresa May tells Vogue why ‘gentleman’ Donald Trump held her hand

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BY RACHEL THOMPSON From Mashable Actions speak louder than words. And, when photographs of Theresa May and Donald Trump holding hands emerged just days after Trump’s inauguration, people on both sides of the Atlantic weren’t sure what to make of it.In an interview with Vogue, May has broken her silence on the real reason she […]

Trump’s America – episode #6 – good news, fake news

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By Arthur Piccolo From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 24, 2017: Thank you Donald Trump. Yes I did say it! It is GOOD news …  FAKE news has entered the popular lexicon. It should stay there forever. It’s about time. FAKE news is always on our minds. FAKE news has existed since […]

The Editor Speaks: If it works for Trump then play the trump card

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Social media seemed to work for Donald Trump when against all the odds and the recognized US media outlets, who were nearly all against him, he won! Now social media, Facebook seems to be the favourite, the Cayman Islands candidates for the May General Elections have also adopted it. It’s cheaper for one thing – […]

Trump’s political ideas: A cursory view

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By Oliver Mills From Caribbean News Now Whenever a political figure enters the political arena and attracts significant support, along with the attention of the popular press, immediately those with an interest in politics try to examine and analyse the basis of his or her ideas, why they seem to captivate such a large portion […]

Caribbean American legislators outraged over Trump’s executive orders on illegal immigration

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From Jamaica Observer NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — Two Caribbean American legislators here have expressed outrage over newly-installed United States President Donald Trump’s signing of executive orders for sweeping crackdown on illegal Caribbean and other immigrants. On Wednesday, Trump signed the orders for aggressive efforts aimed at finding and deporting unauthorised immigrants. The orders […]

George HW Bush moved to intensive care

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From Newsmax Former President George H.W. Bush has been moved to an intensive-care unit at a Houston hospital with pneumonia and was resting comfortably after doctors performed a procedure to clear his airway, his office said in a statement Wednesday. His wife, former first lady Barbara Bush, also was admitted to the same hospital on […]

Caribbean-American women joining Women March on Washington DC

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From Caribbean National Weekly Four South Florida Caribbean-American women, Hazel Martin of Jamaica, Myrna Lloyd of Barbados, and Sherna and Maxine Barnes of Antigua and Barbuda will be heading out Thursday afternoon for Washington DC. The ladies are not flying out to the nation’s capital to attend the inauguration of America’s 45th President, but to […]

Steve Harvey ‘Family Feud’ on a roll – even before Trump bump

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By Karl Nelson From Newsmax Steve Harvey’s “Family Feud” TV game show hit record-breaking ratings numbers for the first week in January just before the black comedian’s well-covered visit to Trump Tower to meet with the president-elect. “Family Feud” reached a 7.6 rating as it entered the new year, according toDeadline, and if things continue […]