But decades before the system's deadline, many residents in the semi-autonomous territory already feel that their freedoms are eroding due to the tight political grip of Beijing. Pictured, protesters carry a Hong Kong colonial-era flag and a flag that reads 'Hong Kong Independence' during a rally in Hong Kong on January 12 … [Read more...] about Chinese army issues chilling warning to Hong Kong protesters as it says it’s ready to ‘smash’ any demonstrations against new national security law
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Pressed on whether he would in fact seek to use the courts to shut down Twitter, Trump responded: 'I think this: if Twitter were not honorable, if you're going to have a guy like this be your judge and jury I think you shut it down as far as I'm concerned,' in reference to Twitter's 'head of integrity,' who has been revealed to have posted tweets highly critical of Trump and top Republicans. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump DEFENDS his ‘when looting starts, shooting stats’ tweet saying ‘it means when there’s looting people get shot and they die’ as he reveals he spoke to George Floyd’s ‘terrific’ family
Mr. Bieber agreed, telling his other half: 'I really enjoy this time with you. I know it's been a really crazy time being in quarantine and the world is kind of upside-down but I've really enjoyed spending my time with you.' … [Read more...] about Hailey Bieber says she’s making her ‘favorite memories’ with husband Justin as they flirt and bake cookies during quarantine
But later in the interview, Griffin repeated the offending remark - 'the only good Democrat is a dead one' and he brought up that Democratic Govs. Ralph Northam and Gretchen Whitmer, who have both been targeted by Trump, could be guity of treason over their coronavirus lockdown orders. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump tweets video of ‘cowboys for Trump’ supporter saying ‘the only good Democrat is a dead Democrat’ despite Republicans already apologizing for the threat