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Press Ignoring Obama Admin's De Facto Invocation of Executive Privilege in Immigration Lawsuit

Remember the cries of "Bush Lied" during the previous administration — even though he didn't? Or the obsession over the 16 words relating to Saddam Hussein's attempt to obtain nuclear materials from Niger, which George W. Bush's opponents...Show More Summary

Help Me Wipe Out Alzheimer's Now

I was deeply moved watching Julianne Moore win the Oscar for "Still Alice", a movie I was proud and privileged to executive produce. Julianne gives a harrowing performance as a brilliant 50-year-old college professor who loses her brain and herself to early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Show More Summary

Scott Walker: Actually Rather Intimidated

While Scott Walker was Milwaukee County Executive and then as Governor of Wisconsin, he has enjoyed the privilege of being treated with kid gloves by the corporate media. Even as he was the subject of two separate John Doe investigations...Show More Summary

The Batey Rehab Project: How Finding Your Truth Can Change Your Life and Make A Huge Impact

How does a privileged female British Citizen whose family resides in Orlando, Florida and who has no biological heritage the Dominican Republic become the Founder and Executive Director of an impact based charity initiative targeting...Show More Summary

Gigaom executive editor Tom Krazit to step down

3 months agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Medium Tom Krazit, executive editor at Gigaom, is leaving the news organization on Friday, he writes on Medium: It’s been an honor and privilege to lead this group, one of the best groups of tech writers I’ve ever been associated with. Show More Summary

OUTRAGEOUS: Obama Vetoes Keystone Pipeline

Despite its high popularity among voters, President Obama has once again vetoed a Keystone XL Pipeline bill. This time he claims that the bill violates his “executive privileges.” Once again

?College Advice from 10 Business Executives and Entrepreneurs

One of the quickest and surest ways to success is to skip the trial and error process (or at least minimize it) and learn from those who have already "made it." I had the privilege of collecting college advice from 10 incredibly successful...Show More Summary

Legal Expert: Vermont Governor May Not Claim Executive Privilege to Shield Jonathan Gruber From House Subpoena

A showdown between the United States House of Representatives and Democratic Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin may be in the works over Shumlin's claim of executive privilege over documents related to controversial MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber's contract with the state of Vermont. Show More Summary

Jon Voight To Obama: ‘You Took An Oath. Respect It!’

Actor Jon Voight spoke to Page Six: The conservative “Deliverance” star — who recently criticized President Obama’s use of executive privilege in the Washington Times — told us at a Children of Chernobyl gala at Pier 60, “We’ve been losing so much over these past years of what keeps our country strong and what keeps [...]

Executive Privilege, Budget Consequences, and Rolling with the Taxes

Shutdown, Omnibus Spending, Continuing Resolution: So many choices in the wake of an Executive Action. The newly emboldened GOP (or is it?) has several options when responding to last night’s executive order on immigration issued by President Obama. Show More Summary

Jon Voight: President Obama's Executive Privilege Must Be Stopped

Legendary actor Jon Voight is fed up with President Obama and his use of executive privileges. The film veteran is up in arms and thinks you should be, too. It took the commander-in-chief several weeks to respond to the Veteran's Health Administration scandal, which broke out in April. Show More Summary

The Global Church: 7 Issues Christians Should Work Together On

In a few short weeks I will conclude my service as Chief Executive Officer/Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance. For the past 10 years I have had the immense privilege of leading this global community. One of my observations is that there is a growing passion amongst Christians of all traditions to cooperate together for the greater good of society.


Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Info lawsuit regarding ATF's operation "Fast and Furious," which ran guns to Mexican drug cartels. The DoJ just asserted executive privilege as a reason for withholding communications to and from Mrs. Eric Holder....

The New Spousal Immunity Defense? Justice Department Reportedly Invokes Executive Privilege Over Holder’s Communications With Wife Related To Fast and Furious Controversy

7 months agoNews : Jonathan Turley

There is a new release out of Judicial Watch, which has been meeting with success in its effort to defeat extreme privilege assertions by the Obama Administration in seeking records related to the infamous Operation Fast and Furious. The Obama Administration has been repeatedly criticized for expansive claims of presidential power and privilege. I have […]

'Requiem for Mike Brown' protest at St. Louis Symphony exposes both white privilege and support

7 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

On Saturday night, a beautifully diverse group of women and men came together to stage a protest inside of the St. Louis Symphony that they are calling, "Requiem for Mike Brown." Not only was it perfectly executed, the reactions it elicited...Show More Summary

Holder To Resign

[guest post by JD] Holder is resigning this week. Shockingly, his corrupt DOJ just got slapped down by a Judge for their continued refusal to even provide an index of the documents that they dubiously claimed Executive privilege for. And he is still in Contempt of Congress. I suspect Obama will appoint a raging liberal […]

Q&A with the New Head of GRI, Michael Meehan

Earlier this summer, the Global Reporting Initiative welcomed a new chief executive. I was privileged to chat with Michael Meehan on the phone about his thinking.

Study examines viewers' role in American death penalty films

Over the course of the last 100 years or more, many scenes of execution in American film have offered intimate knowledge of executions, giving viewers a privileged 'backstage' gaze of an execution not available outside film, the chance to see what executioners see, and a chance to understand the condemned's experience as he awaits death. read more

Court Ruling on 'Fast and Furious' Docs Forces Scrutiny of Obama Executive Privilege

On July 18, U.S. District Judge John D. Bates said, “Time’s up!” and has ordered the Department of Justice (DOJ) to turn over to the court information on all documents for which President Barack Obama is claiming executive privilege in the Operation Fast and Furious scandal. Show More Summary

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