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Govern America | April 7, 2018 | Metric Fixation

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Caravan of migrants seeking asylum moves toward the United States. Disadvantaged poor migrants are being exploited as a weapon against the United States. Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Executive Order 13107. Trump needs to issue an Executive Order canceling EO 13107 and pull the U.S. out of the UN Human Rights treaties. Optical Practical Training visa extensions gives employers huge benefits to hire foreigners over domestic American people. Hawaii laments its low unemployment rate. How many other broadcasters are doing the same? Global healthcare system isn't about healthcare; it is built around the concept of emergency. The American people are subsidizing the whole world for healthcare and drugs. Axios fights "conspiracy theories" and asks: Who is responsible for policing content online? Video emerges and goes viral, showing how Sinclair Broadcasting uses its corporate power to spread its propaganda messages, while passing them off as local news. How many other broadcast companies are doing exactly the same thing? Facebook is sorry about Cambridge Analytica snafu, but made no apologies when the Democrats obtained their entire database and used it to help Obama get elected. Zuckerberg says to assume your data was scraped, and admits company reads "private" messenger conversations. Medicare accounting fraud leads to a huge windfall for the government. Professor Jerry Muller exposes what happens when corporate, government, bureaucratic, and philanthropic entities obsess and fixate on metrics. Follow-up on the Skripal poisoning as British Foreign Minister, Boris Johnson, has been caught in a lie, even as the government and police stories keep changing. We explain why the latest timeline is problematic. Timothy Cunningham, the CDC employee who went missing several weeks ago, has been found dead in a river. Media continues to hype the notion of a trade war. Will China attempt to leverage America's dependence on them for rare earth metals to win the battle over tariffs? Nigel Farage debates Vicente Fox on the subject of globalization. The trick of using the gross domestic product and keeping money moving. Vicente Fox's collaboration with Mikhail Gorbachev.



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Obituary of Howard Raiffa, the Harvard professor

Here is the story about the "dread disease" that has no symptoms and nobody ever heard of before, that can only be diagnosed in the laboratory.

Article I talked about that exposes Bill Clinton's business model behind a charity facade.

Today I mentioned Mikhail Gorbachev at the Presidio and that Nancy Pelosi helped him to acquire the lease (hopefully a lease) on the property. Here is a link to a speech that Nancy Pelosi gave in 1992 - Swords to Plowshares

When we were talking about chemical weapons, I mentioned what happened to the Ukrainian presidents face.  He was poisoned with some kind of chemical weapon - He was a very attractive man - and look what they did to him.




More than a million undocumented immigrants have received California driver's licenses

EXCLUSIVE — South Texas Border Patrol Agents Overwhelmed by Illegal Border Crossers, Says Agent

Border Patrol reports 203 percent increase in March apprehensions

Mexico Starts Giving Caravan Migrants Transit Visas

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Executive Order 13107 — Implementation of Human Rights Treaties

Trump sending National Guard troops to Mexico border, but they won't have contact with aliens

‘It’s time we get serious’: Local ranchers support Trump’s plan to militarize border

Migrant caravan abandons plan to travel to US border

Mexico Says U.S. Troops On Border Won’t Be Armed





Sinclair Propaganda Propagation

AXIOS VIDEO ABOUT CONSPIRACY THEORIES: "Who is responsible for policing what is true online?"

Facebook COO Sharyl Sandberg Apology Tour

Democrats Scraped Entire Facebook Database, Used It to Get Obama Elected, According to Obama campaign data director, Carol Davidson

Zuckerberg says most Facebook users should assume they have had their public info scraped

Zuckerberg Admits Facebook Scans All Private Messenger Texts

YouTube shooter’s father says she was angry at company



Jerry Muller on the Tyranny of Metrics

TRADE WAR: Nightly Business Report for April 6, 2018

How China Can Win a Trade War in One Move

Nigel Farage and Vicente Fox Debate Globalization

Hawaii's low unemployment rate masks underlying problems




CDC denies missing worker was passed over for promotion

CBS News Story, Contains Clip of Woman Who Was Instructed to Delete Number from Her Phone

Missing CDC employee's body found in river weeks after disappearance, police say

Body of CDC researcher Timothy Cunningham found in a river near Atlanta… what did he know? Why was he murdered?

Who is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein? (Note: We are NOT implying that this is, in any way, related to the above stuff. We don't believe that it is. We're just including it because it is an interesting connection between the CDC and the AG office.)
"His sister, Dr. Nancy Messonnier, is the director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention."



Boris Johnson: Russia's position in Skripal case is 'increasingly bizarre'

Did Boris Johnson lie about Porton Down’s evidence against Russia?

Boris Johnson DW Interview

ITV News Report, Containing Interview of Porton Down Lab Official

Footage Of Nerve Gas Testing On A Goat - 1964 (Not talked about on the show; just including it because it shows how fast nerve agents can kill) 



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