Family: Born in Brookline, MA, to first-generation Jewish immigrant parents whose own parents had fled Russia. Divorced wife of 18 years, Susan Brown-Meyer, in 1993; former couple have daughters Emma, who has a son with her former boyfriend, and Georgina, who has daughter Zelda with her husband Chris Fissora. The child has a portmanteau surname, Frissberg. Partner since 2000 is Diana Taylor, former New York state banking commissioner, 13 years his junior … [Read more...] about Bernie Sanders tops poll taken after Democratic debate for ‘best case to beat Donald Trump’ while pundits say Joe Biden had a good night (but the MODERATORS were the real losers)
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Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei promised "harsh vengeance", "jihad" and "crushing revenge" against 35 US targets they have pinpointed in the wake of General Qasem Soleimani death. … [Read more...] about Who was Qasem Soleimani and how did Iran’s general die?
Italy's government is in fightback mode, trying a concerted approach to lessen the coronavirus panic. The foreign minister warned that an "epidemic of misleading information" would damage Italy "more than the virus itself", which, he added, had infected 0.1% of towns in the country. "It's time to stop the panic", said the prime minister, asking the national broadcaster Rai to "tone down". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Outbreak at ‘decisive point’ as WHO urges action
Sanders, who is Jewish, also drew the anger of the pro-Israel American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) lobby group and its supporters over the weekend when he said he would skip its meeting, labeling it a platform for 'bigotry'. … [Read more...] about ‘When dictatorships do something good, you acknowledge that’: Bernie Sanders is booed during Democratic debate as he refuses to back down over his support of Fidel Castro