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Belarusian election fallout: Opposition leader flees country amid protests – NBC News

Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tsikhanouskaya has fled the country into neighbouring Lithuania, the country’s foreign minister said on Tuesday.

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Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tsikhanouskaya says she has fled the country as protests sweep Belarus following the controversial re-election of authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko.
In a short clip on YouTube released Tuesday, Tsikhanouskaya said she had left to reunite with her children, whom she says she moved abroad after receiving anonymous threats during her campaign. She did not specify her whereabouts, but a few hours earlier Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius…

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Maher rips Barrett, Trump’s expected Supreme Court pick: ‘She’s a f—ing nut’ – Fox News

“Real Time” host Bill Maher tore into President Trump’s likely Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on  Friday night — and warned about the consequences that may follow her confirmation.

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“Real Time” host Bill Maher tore into President Trump’s likely Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on  Friday night — and warned about the consequences that may follow her confirmation.
During his opening monologue, Maher told his audience about the widely expected SCOTUS pick, though had a tough time pronouncing her name correctly.
“We’ll be saying this name a lot I’m sure because she’s a f—ing nut,” Maher said. “Religion — I was right about that one too. I’m sorry, but Amy…

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Kremlin’s World War III Propaganda Meltdown Shows Putin Is Cornered – The Daily Beast

The Kremlin’s well-oiled propaganda machine is reaching hysterical levels as Western sanctions bite and fear grow that he may lash out.

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MOSCOWRussia these days may look frightening to Americans, who hear often of election meddling and poisoning among other ill deeds. But consider for a moment the view from the other side of the divide, or at least the view presented to Russians by their television sets.
The looming potential for World War III has become a regular topic on Russian state propaganda shows. Night after night, Vladimir Soloviev, who is often described as the Kremlins top propagandist, and his guests condemn the West…

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Kentucky’s only Black female legislator arrested in Breonna Taylor protest – CNN

Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state’s only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker confirmed to CNN after her release from custody…

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(CNN)Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state’s only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker confirmed to CNN after her release from custody Friday morning.
Scott — who in August had pre-filed legislation to end the use of no-knock warrants in Kentucky, known as “Breonna’s Law” — and her 19-year-old daughter Ashanti were charged with unlawful assembly, failure to dispers…

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