Entries by Adam L Silverman

A Brief Note About Rear Admiral Jackson’s Press Conference This Afternoon

By now pretty much everyone is aware that Rear Admiral (RADM) Ronny Jackson, the President’s and the White House physician, appeared at the White House Spokesperson’s (almost) daily press conference. He ran through the results of the President’s annual physical from last Friday and then took questions. For almost an hour. I’ve seen that it […]

Some Thoughts On Martin Luther King Day From The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Himself

There is really nothing I can say about what the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King was trying to teach us all and motivate us all to accomplish that he did not say himself. Given that reality, here he is in his own words. The Other America (1967): The Three Evils of Society (1967): Beyond Vietnam […]

Penetration At All Levels: US Senate Edition

Cybersecurity firm says the same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate. https://t.co/d27VpoWhUO — The Associated Press (@AP) January 12, 2018 This is what happens when you decide to play political games for power and profit rather […]

Here’s a Little Bit of Hope on What Seems to be a Hopeless Night

For 14 years, a Brooklyn bodega owner has quietly been housing homeless men in his store's basement. "They don't have," he said. "And I do." https://t.co/Dv8INebubs — The New York Times (@nytimes) January 10, 2018   Between the racks of canned beans and rolls of toilet paper in a bodega in Borough Park, Brooklyn, a […]

Senator Cardin’s Report on the US Security Concerns of Russian Active Measures and Cyberwarfare

Today I'm releasing a #RussiaReport documenting Vladimir Putin's 20-year attack on democratic institutions in his own country and Europe. To protect against what the Kremlin did to the U.S. in 2016, we need to first understand Putin's pattern. https://t.co/93mMMbGEgV — Senator Ben Cardin (@SenatorCardin) January 10, 2018 Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) has overseen the production […]

Breaking: Senator Feinstein Has Released The Transcript of Glenn Simpson’s Testimony To The Senate Judiciary Committee

Senator Feinstein has released the transcript of Glenn Simpson’s, of Fusion GPS, testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee. You can find all 312 pages at this link. Or access it below in case Senator Grassley throws a tantrum and it get’s removed from Senator Feinstein’s outward facing Senate page. I haven’t had a chance to […]