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THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

An Impeachable Clinton May Do Less Damage than an Unbridled Trump

There's a small, irresponsible part of me that would like to see Trump win
http://theweek.com/articles/659323/theres-small-irresponsible-part-that-like-trump-win

'The FBI is Trumpland': anti-Clinton atmosphere spurred leaks, sources say
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/nov/03/fbi-leaks-hillary-clinton-james-comey-donald-trump

Meme warfare: how the power of mass replication has poisoned the US election
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/nov/04/political-memes-2016-election-hillary-clinton-donald-trump

13 Urgent Science and Health Issues the Candidates Have Not Been Talking About
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/13-urgent-science-and-health-issues-the-candidates-have-not-been-talking-about/

Stocks Fall For the Eighth Consecutive Day. It’s the Longest Decline Since 2008
http://time.com/4557236/stocks-fall-eighth-consecutive-day/

At Standing Rock, women lead fight in face of Mace, arrests and strip searches
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/nov/04/dakota-access-pipeline-protest-standing-rock-women-police-abuse

The US homeless camps offering a lesson in democracy
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/10/homeless-camps-offering-lesson-democracy-161031095907084.html

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

A New Poll Shows America's Reluctance for New Foreign Adventures
http://nationalinterest.org/blog/the-skeptics/new-poll-shows-americas-reluctance-new-foreign-adventures-18212

Dispatches from the frontline: Bernard-Henri Lévy on the road to Mosul
http://www.newstatesman.com/world/middle-east/2016/10/dispatches-frontline-bernard-henri-l-vy-road-mosul

Desecration, Mace and Police Snipers With Rifles at DAPL Front Lines
http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/10/27/manning-desecration-mace-and-police-snipers-rifles-dapl-front-lines-166245

Seven Who Seized Oregon Wildlife Refuge Are Acquitted
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/28/us/bundy-brothers-acquitted-in-takeover-of-oregon-wildlife-refuge.html

WikiLeaks reveals Hillary-world vexed by 'Bill Clinton Inc.'
http://www.cnn.com/2016/10/27/politics/bill-clinton-inc-foundation-wikileaks-emails/

AT&T Is Spying on Americans for Profit, New Documents Reveal
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/10/25/at-t-is-spying-on-americans-for-profit.html

The ghost of AOL will haunt the Time Warner-AT&T deal
http://www.recode.net/2016/10/23/13369308/aol-time-warner-att-deal-history

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

A Night of Laughter, Charity, and Boos: The Candidates Struggle to Remain Civil at the Al Smith Charity Dinner
http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2016/10/the-candidates-struggle-to-remain-civil-at-al-smith-dinner.html

Trump a 'puppet' of Putin? WikiLeaks target isn't who you may think, Russia experts say
http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/clinton-trump-putin-wikileaks-1.3814055
 
U.N.: Aleppo a 'slaughterhouse' where Russian, Syrian airstrikes are 'historic' war crimes
http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2016/10/21/UN-Aleppo-a-slaughterhouse-where-Russian-Syrian-airstrikes-are-historic-war-crimes/7111477051816/

Iraq: The Terrible Battle for Mosul
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/11/10/iraq-terrible-battle-mosul/

In Somalia, U.S. Escalates a Shadow War
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/16/world/africa/obama-somalia-secret-war.html

Hedge Fund Managers Struggle to Master Their Miserable New World
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-21/hedge-fund-managers-struggle-to-master-their-miserable-new-world

Last Month Was the Hottest September Since We Started Keeping Records
http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2016/10/september-2016-hottest-record.html

EXCLUSIVE!!! THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

The Ruling Class’s Hatred of Trump is Different Than Yours
http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/10/14/the-ruling-classs-hatred-of-trump-is-different-than-yours/

How Julian Assange Turned WikiLeaks Into Trump’s Best Friend
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-11/how-julian-assange-turned-wikileaks-into-trump-s-best-friend

Remember the economy? While all eyes are on Trump, it’s make or break time on Wall St.
http://www.salon.com/2016/10/14/remember-the-economy-while-all-eyes-are-on-trump-its-make-or-break-time-on-wall-st/
 
The Misadventures of Russia and the United States in Syria: Complete Strategy Implosion Edition
http://warontherocks.com/2016/10/the-misadventures-of-russia-and-the-united-states-in-syria-complete-strategy-implosion-edition/

Surveillance drones being turned into weapons by ISIS and Hezbollah, U.S. official says
http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/syria-isis-hezbollah-weaponized-drones-1.3801113

Yemen Sees U.S. Strikes as Evidence of Hidden Hand Behind Saudi Air War
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/14/world/middleeast/yemen-united-states-missiles-radar.html
 
A Possession Arrest Every 25 Seconds: The Cruel Folly of the War on Drugs
http://www.alternet.org/drugs/drug-possession-arrest-every-25-seconds-cruel-folly-war-drugs

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

Americans like their jobs, but worry about keeping them
http://money.cnn.com/2016/10/06/news/economy/americans-jobs-pew/index.html

Unemployment Is Driving Males to ISIS, Not Poverty, Illiteracy
http://www.defenseone.com/ideas/2016/10/unemployment-driving-males-isis-not-poverty-illiteracy/132161/

World Leaders at IMF Meeting Face Existential Threat to World Order
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-04/existential-threat-to-world-order-confronts-elite-at-imf-meeting

Dodging Taxes? Trump’s Got Nothing on Apple, Citigroup and Nike
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2016/10/04/Dodging-Taxes-Trump-s-Got-Nothing-Apple-Citigroup-and-Nike

Basically All Big Tech Companies Deny Scanning Communications For NSA Like Yahoo Is Doing
https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20161004/17171435708/basically-all-big-tech-companies-deny-scanning-communications-nsa-like-yahoo-is-doing.shtml

Fake news and false flags: How the Pentagon paid a British PR firm $500M for top secret Iraq propaganda
https://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/2016/10/02/fake-news-and-false-flags-how-the-pentagon-paid-a-british-pr-firm-500m-for-top-secret-iraq-propaganda/

Mother Nature’s myth: Why are Matt Drudge and Rush Limbaugh pushing Hurricane Matthew conspiracy theories?
http://www.salon.com/2016/10/07/mother-natures-myth-why-are-matt-drudge-and-rush-limbaugh-pushing-hurricane-matthew-conspiracy-theories/

Mike Pence and the Year of Disinformation
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/10/mike-pence-donald-trump-2016-disinformation-214323

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

How Did We End Up With Such Unpopular Candidates?
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/how-did-we-end-up-with-such-unpopular-candidates/

Wells Fargo CEO Stumpf, Head of Community Bank Hit With Multi-Million in Clawbacks
http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/09/wells-fargo-ceo-stumpf-hit-with-41-million-in-clawbacks-head-of-community-bank-dinged-19-million.html

Cracks in the Kingdom: Saudi Arabia Rocked by Financial Strains
http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/09/28/cracks-in-the-kingdom-saudi-arabia-rocked-by-financial-strains/

U.S.-led Airstrikes Have Allegedly Killed Over 850 Syrian Civilians. So Where Is the Outrage?
http://inthesetimes.com/article/19501/the-u.s.-recently-apologized-for-killing-syrian-soldiers.-why-wont-it-do-th

Nuclear-armed neighbors, both U.S. allies, exchange fire
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/india-pakistan-trade-fire-kashmir-border-pakistani-troops-killed/

Over 90% of world breathing bad air: WHO
http://phys.org/news/2016-09-world-bad-air.html

World's first baby born with DNA from 3 people
https://www.yahoo.com/news/worlds-first-baby-born-3-parent-technique-report-175637487.html

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

How violence in North Carolina could help Donald Trump
http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2016/09/clashes-charlotte

Tulsa Police Officer Arrested on Manslaughter Charges, Released on $50,000 Bond
http://abcnews.go.com/US/tulsa-police-officer-betty-shelby-charged-degree-manslaughter/story?id=42290178

Ahmad Khan Rahami: New York bombings suspect arrested after shootout
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/sep/19/new-york-bombing-suspect-ahmad-khan-rahami
 
Obama: ‘Israel cannot permanently occupy Palestinian land’
https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20160921-obama-israel-cannot-permanently-occupy-palestinian-land/

Congress is grandstanding on Wells Fargo and Mylan
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/congress-is-grandstanding-on-wells-fargo-and-mylan-172118468.html

How Big Pharma Lobbyists Make the Opioid Crisis Worse
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2016/09/20/How-Big-Pharma-Lobbyists-Make-Opioid-Crisis-Worse

The Invisible American
http://www.gallup.com/opinion/chairman/195680/invisible-american.aspx

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

The Sixth Mass Extinction Will Be Like Nothing In Earth's History
http://gizmodo.com/the-sixth-mass-extinction-will-be-like-nothing-in-earth-1786598392

Climate change 'significant and direct' threat to U.S. military: reports
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-idUSKCN11K0BC

The F-35 Gets a Big Win as Israel Scores $38 Billion in US Military Aid
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2016/09/15/F-35-Gets-Big-Win-Israel-Scores-38-Billion-US-Military-Aid

One Rate Hike Would've Been More Profitable For Wells Fargo Than 2 Million Fake Accounts
http://www.forbes.com/sites/maggiemcgrath/2016/09/12/one-rate-hike-wouldve-been-more-profitable-for-wells-fargo-than-2-million-fake-accounts/

FBI Agents Can Pose as Journalists, Inspector General Says
http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-09-15/fbi-agents-can-pose-as-journalists-inspector-general-says
 
Colin Powell’s leaked emails say what GOP elites rarely admit publicly
http://www.vox.com/2016/9/14/12913808/colin-powell-leaked-emails-trump-benghazi

Trump, Clinton trade barbs over Obama 'birther' flap
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/09/16/trump-clinton-trade-barbs-over-obama-birther-movement.html

There is no media
http://www.cjr.org/criticism/media_public_trust_gallup.php

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

This Trump-Putin bromance is getting seriously weird - but so is the polling
http://www.smh.com.au/world/hilary-clinton-attacks-donald-trump-for-his-praise-of-vladimir-putin-20160909-grcgqn.html

Hillary Clinton’s National Security Advisers Are a “Who’s Who” of the Warfare State
https://theintercept.com/2016/09/08/hillary-clintons-national-security-advisors-are-a-whos-who-of-the-warfare-state/

North Korea accused of 'maniacal recklessness' after most powerful nuclear test yet
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/09/09/north-korea-believed-to-have-carried-out-nuclear-test-after-smal/

Obama Won’t Promise Not to Launch Nuclear First Strikes
http://news.antiwar.com/2016/09/06/obama-wont-promise-not-to-launch-nuclear-first-strikes/

Remembering the Man Who Got Obama to Talk Openly About America’s Most Violent Secret War
http://www.alternet.org/world/americas-most-violent-secret-war

Facebook 'napalm girl' row mounts as Norway PM posts picture
http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/europe/84121869/facebook-napalm-girl-row-mounts-as-norway-pm-posts-picture

5,300 Wells Fargo employees fired over 2 million phony accounts
http://money.cnn.com/2016/09/08/investing/wells-fargo-created-phony-accounts-bank-fees/

The future of automation and your job
http://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/local/2016/09/03/future-automation-job/89857442/

THE WEEK THAT WAS w/ the Newsvandal

The Federal Reserve is living in a fantasyland
http://theweek.com/articles/645903/federal-reserve-living-fantasyland

Solid Hiring Without Wage Jump Tests Fed Hopes for Inflation
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-09-02/full-employment-without-wage-jump-tests-fed-pining-for-inflation

Apple’s Tax Game Is Hurting Economic Growth
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/602269/apples-tax-game-is-hurting-economic-growth/

Global economy faces multiple crises as G20 gathers in Hangzhou
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1004170.shtml

Putin Says DNC Hack Was a Public Service, Russia Didn’t Do It
http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2016-09-02/putin-says-dnc-hack-was-a-public-good-but-russia-didn-t-do-it

Poll: Record number of Americans dislike Clinton
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/293908-poll-record-number-of-voters-dislike-clinton

Corey Lewandowski: Trump’s Immigration Speech Was For White Men
https://thinkprogress.org/corey-lewandowski-trump-immigration-speech-white-men-ac678d57c88e
 
Is Trump v. Clinton the Baby Boomers’ Last Hurrah?
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2016/08/30/Trump-v-Clinton-Baby-Boomers-Last-Hurrah