Erik Prince is launching a cable news tour to convince Trump to privatize the war in Afghanistan

Growing impatient with the conflict in Afghanistan as it stretches into its 17th year, President Trump is becoming more receptive to appeals to privatize the war, advisers to the president told NBC News. The privatization proposal would involve replacing soldiers with mercenaries who report to a special…

FBI investigating cyberattacks against Democratic rival of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher

Over the past year, FBI agents have been investigating a series of cyberattacks against a Democratic rival of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), one of the most ardent supporters of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Republican Party. The cyberattacks, first reported by Rolling Stone, were targeted…

White Nationalists Faceplant at Pathetic Failed Rally

–White nationalists totally faceplant at a rally on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville fiasco, and the more important and interesting question that surfaces is about how to cover and interview white supremacists -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on…

On anniversary of Charlottesville, Washington braces for white nationalists

A year after the deadly Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Washington D.C. braced Sunday for an influx of far-right protesters marching for “white civil rights” across the street from the White House. Compared to the protest seen in Charlottesville last year, the white nationalists…

D.C. protestors prepare ‘to crowd out the Nazis’ at Unite the Right 2

It’s been one year since a parade of tiki torch-wielding, polo-shirted Brock Turner lookalikes weaseled through the University of Virginia’s campus chanting, “Jews will not replace us!” A year since James Fields, Jr. rammed his Dodge Challenger into a crowd and murdered Heather Heyer. Unlike…

Alleged rape victim harassed, called ‘stupid b**ch’ by man serving subpoena

A 19 year-old woman who said she was raped by two police officers last year tweeted out a video of a man harassing her at her home. A lawyer for one of the police officers accused of rape sent a man to serve subpoena papers for…

This is why you should be worried about Saturday’s far-right rally in Portland

It’s been nearly one year since the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, which left one counter-protester dead and dozens wounded. But while white nationalist Jason Kessler’s attempts to organize a sequel of equal size have largely been a flop, a far-right rally in…

Seizing the Diplomatic Initiative in Syria

Introduction and summary Now in its eighth year, Syria’s civil war has drawn in more than a dozen external actors, spawned terrorist threats, undercut regional stability, and fostered blatant disrespect for human rights and the basic rules of war. The Syrian people have borne the…

57% Of Dems Want Candidates More Like Bernie

The polling firm asked: “Do you wish the candidates who run for Congress this year will be more or less like Bernie Sanders?” A full 57 percent of Democratic respondents said “more like Bernie Sanders” in response. Sixteen percent said less while 27 percent responded…