JOURNALIST MEA CULPA

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On February 17, President Trump tweeted that “the fake news media” was “not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!”

The controversy the president ignited is still raging but, the press can cite Jefferson, John Adams and Hamilton as strong supporters of the press as a check on government institutions. No doubt they didn’t think the press was an “enemy of the people.”

Yet there are aspects of the political scene today that make one hesitant to praise the press too highly.

Immigration Dragnet

Problem

Some call it a long awaited solution, but others see it as a growing problem for a nation built by immigrants.

Detaining and beginning to deport any undocumented immigrant is going to be a huge task. It should be concentrated on those who continue to committing criminal acts.

However, the essence of two new Department of Homeland Security directives, which include among priority targets anyone suspected of a crime. Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to deport undocumented immigrants http://usat.ly/2m4dAWs

NASA News

News

NASA will hold a news conference at 1P, to present new findings on planets that orbit stars other than our sun, known as exoplanets. The event will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website.

The public also may ask questions during the briefing on Twitter using the hashtag #askNASA.

The briefing participants are:

· T Zurbuchen, Administrator, Science Mission Directorate at NASA Headquarters in Washington

· Michael Gillon, astronomer at the University of Liege in Belgium

YOUR LAST TERM

Issue

Representatives are coming home to their districts to find angry American voters.

US NEEDS #YourLastTerm movement. Get involved people - #VoteThemOut! https://twitter.com/TheDemCoalition/status/834081964500058113

Protesters greet Mitch McConnell with heated questions http://usat.ly/2kKrop7

Voters Shame Cowardly Reps with Town Halls Hosted by Cardboard Cut-Outs - https://goo.gl/xG1Oem

‘Your Last Term’: Sen. Joni Ernst faces deafening chants at veterans town hall http://www.rawstory.com/2017/02/your-last-term-sen-joni-ernst-faces-defe...

Your tired, poor, huddled masses...

Announcement
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Someone hung a banner on Lady Liberty. It said "Refugees Welcome"

"Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame,
With conquering limbs astride from land to land;
Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand
A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame
Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name
Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand
Glows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes command
The air-bridged harbor that twin cities frame.
“Keep ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she
With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,

GEOTHERMAL

News

St. Patrick's Cathedral Neo-Gothic-style is a prominent NYC landmark. It is the seat of New York's archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese.

St. Patrick’s geothermal and environmental plant of the twenty-first-century is an innovative engineering of repurposed from the existing infrastructure to harness clean, renewable power.

Memorial Service At St. Patrick's Cathedral For Fallen Brethren http://cbsloc.al/2lkbtMD

OVER 90 YEARS

Announcement
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TV Specials to LIVE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UZPxnUvXNeU

Media has gone through changes and it continues to fulfill its mission.

The US sees good and bad times. It's hardly ever the same.
https://youtu.be/4vakpDjQcr0

Digital Democracy at work. AP Video News
http://video.ap.org/ * http://player.streamguys.com/apnews/sgplayer/index.php#.V7w0j2l1mzU.twitter

PRESIDENTS DAY

Problem

On this Washington's birthday and a day to celebrate US Presidents, why are so many Americans protesting? Could it be because, in one month, Trump and his family have cost US taxpayers almost as much as the Obamas did in a year? There have to be other reasons.

Americans are holding impeach Donald Trump rallies on a holiday dedicated to honoring Presidents http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/donald-trump-faces-not-...

US Representation Now

Solution

Contact all your federal, state, and local elected officials and tell them to get to work on your priorities.

https://www.usa.gov/elected-officials

https://deargovernment.info/

http://bit.ly/2kNPLOv

https://dearmrpresident.org/

https://www.usa.gov/elected-officials/

What's Up? DoC

Attraction
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The following is a double deuce list of top documentary films which may be able to teach US.

Please, know that filmmakers sometimes deal with very difficult and dangerous subjects. #NotTheEnemy

A documentary is an education for the viewer to see an important subject from a differents point of view.

And it also focuses on the way the world is, how it got like this, and what can be done about it has never been more important than it is now.

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