Portland protests: One person shot dead following clashes between BLM activists, pro-Trump supporters – The Washington Post

The groups had earlier faced off along a highway on-ramp and on downtown city streets. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/ Trump manifests mental illness in his incompetent approach to social issues, the Covid-19 pandemic, international relations, and the economy.

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Donald Trump’s Republican convention: Welcome to the Grimmest Show on Earth | The Star

The U.S. president capped off a convention that was visually dark and fearful with an eerie finale from the White House lawn, Heather Mallick writes. — Read on http://www.thestar.com/politics/political-opinion/2020/08/29/donald-trumps-republican-convention-welcome-to-the-grimmest-show-on-earth.html

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Opinion: Trump makes his outlandish case for re-election: Me or the ’wild-eyed Marxists’ – The Globe and Mail

To win this election, an alternative reality needs be created and the Republicans evidently feel the electorate is uninformed enough, gullible enough, maybe even dumb enough to swallow it — Read on http://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-trump-makes-his-outlandish-case-for-re-election-me-or-the-wild-eyed/ This is precisely how a sociopathic paranoid narcissist thinks. Grabs for straws.

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‘It’s not supposed to be about him’: Harris scorches Trump in prebuttal of acceptance speech – POLITICO

‘It’s not supposed to be about him’: Harris scorches Trump in prebuttal of acceptance speech – POLITICO — Read on http://www.politico.com/news/2020/08/27/harris-attacks-trumps-incompetence-coronavirus-response-in-acceptance-speech-prebuttal-403770 And this is just the beginning……

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Fact-checking President Trump’s acceptance speech at the 2020 Republican National Convention – The Washington Post

He ended the Republican National Convention with a tidal wave of tall tales, false claims and revisionist history. Here are 25 claims by the president that caught our attention. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/

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The U.S. is building a wall—or fence—to separate itself from Canada | The Star

“It feels like people who are in cross-border relationships are being punished for loving someone from a different country.” — Read on http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/08/20/build-a-fence-for-canada-new-us-border-barrier-may-foil-international-lovebirds.html And they didn’t tell us.

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How A Canadian Pilot Became The First Westerner To Fly The Feared MiG-29 Fulcrum – The Drive

With only minutes to prepare, CF-18 Hornet pilot Bob Wade was let loose in the cockpit of one of the Soviet Union’s latest fighter jets. — Read on http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/35700/how-a-canadian-pilot-became-the-first-westerner-to-fly-the-feared-mig-29-fulcrum Takes me back to my days in the RCAF.

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Former White House adviser Steve Bannon arrested in fraud scam – The Globe and Mail

Bannon was arrested on charges that he and three others ripped off donors to an online fundraising scheme ‘We Build The Wall’ — Read on http://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-former-white-house-adviser-steve-bannon-arrested-in-fraud-scam/

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Opinion: The prospect of a Trump election sabotage is becoming increasingly real – The Globe and Mail

The U.S. President continues to rail against mail-in voting, which could raise doubts among voters as to the legitimacy of the presidential election in November — Read on http://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-the-prospect-of-a-trump-election-sabotage-is-becoming-increasingly/ Impeach Trump. Decisively this time. He’s crooked as a pretzel.

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