Showing posts with label Adam Schiff. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Adam Schiff. Show all posts

Monday, August 10, 2020

Notations On Our World (Special Edition): Weekly #RandomThoughts on Our World

The Prime Minister of Lebanon has resigned as protests continue.   Hassan Diab admitted the corruption and the ineptitude in his final speech as the future of Lebanon is murky--especially as in our view Hezbollah will not go quietly.  Al Jazeera's Marwan Bishara underscored it: 

   As our team continues to assess it, we decided to feature these clips from the 2019 protests by the Revolution DJ Madi Karimeh  that is so poignant for the moment:

This is as our team has been assessing the on-going developments in India & Turkey and analyzing the latest from the Financial Times' Gideon Rachman as , "..  Narendra Modi and Recep Tayyip Erdogan have grandiose views of themselves as refounders of their own nations. In rejecting secularism, both the Indian and Turkish leaders are remaking their countries as faith-based states..."  

It has also been quite a week On the US Political Scene--We hereby present a sampling of the discourse over Social Media along with the on-going situation in Iran as COVID-19 rages and nationwide strikes continue--The National University Exams was postponed in light of the raging pandemic as we went to press: 

Friday, January 17, 2020

Notations On Our World (Special Friday Edition): On the Impeachment of President Trump

a group of people walking in a room: House Impeachment Managers, led by the House Clerk and the House Sergeant at Arms walk through National Statuary Hall to the Senate to present the articles of impeachment to the Secretary of the Senate.
The United States House of Representatives Impeachment Managers, Accompanied by the United States Senate Sergeant at Arms, deliver the Articles of Impeachment to the United States Senate 

Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the president pro tempore of the U.S. Senate, swears in Chief Justice of the United States  John Roberts to preside over the Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump in this frame grab from video shot in the Senate Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 16, 2020. REUTERS/U.S. Senate TV/Handout via Reuters
The United States Senate President Pro Tem, Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa, Adminsters the oath of Office to Chief Justice John Roberts who will preside over the Impeachment Trial as provided in the United States Constitution