Jeffrey Epstein death memes and conspiracy theories are everywhere. This is why they're so popular.

REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton The most pervasive conspiracy theory of 2019 is so widespread, it’s turned up in viral tweets, Reddit posts, Instagrams, and other posts as a meme. Posts that claim deceased wealthy sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, who officially died by suicide in prison, was actually murdered, are almost always followed up by choruses of people…

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Is North Korea’s Year-End Countdown for Real?

A week ago in this space, I argued that North Korea might not be aware of just how unique its current negotiating opportunity is. The American president – Donald Trump – and South Korean President – Moon Jae-In – are more dovish on North Korea than any of their predecessors. And that their two dovish presidencies…

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Reuters World News Summary

Following is a summary of current world news briefs. United States ‘very actively’ asking North Korea to return to talks – South Korea The United States is “very actively” trying to persuade North Korea to come back to negotiations, South Korea’s national security adviser said on Sunday, as a year-end North Korean deadline for U.S.…

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The North Korean Threat Is Evolving: Here Come Pyongyang's Nuclear-Armed Submarines

Key point: Only diplomacy can solve this crisis. Click Here: liverpool mens jersey In the summer of 2018 a flurry of reports confirmed that North Korea has continued construction of a second ballistic-missile submarine, designated the Sinpo-C by intelligence analysts after the shipyard in eastern North Korea. South Korean representative Kim Hack-yong told the Wall…

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Gambia takes Myanmar to top UN court over Rohingya campaign

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Gambia filed a case Monday at the United Nations’ highest court accusing Myanmar of genocide in its campaign against its Rohingya Muslim minority and asking the International Court of Justice to urgently order measures “to stop Myanmar’s genocidal conduct immediately.” Gambia filed the case on behalf of the Organization of…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hasn't stopped blocking critics on Twitter despite settling a lawsuit charging she violated the First Amendment

J. Scott Applewhite/AP Images Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is continuing to block several critics on her personal Twitter account, despite settling a lawsuit and apologizing to one critic she blocked last week. The blocked accounts include high-profile conservative activists and right-wing groups. Legal precedent and First Amendment scholars say it’s unconstitutional for government officials to block…

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Donald Trump Jr. stormed out of an event for his book — which accuses the left of stifling open debate — after getting heckled for refusing to do a Q&A

Donald Trump Jr.’s new book, “Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us,” accuses the left of censorship and stifling open debate. But during an event for his book at the University of California at Los Angeles on Sunday, he upset his own audience by refusing to take questions, The Guardian…

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