7m Underground Members: Research Notes for February 17th

This is a confidential briefing memo we’re now sharing with 7m Underground Members. It contains some noteworthy events of the day, with insights that might not be covered widely across media.


“Russian” callers Lexus and Vovan punk Senator John McCain and Representative Maxine Waters into significant conversations. Waters might have gone along with the banter a bit, but some say McCain unlawfully divulged national security and probably broke the sedition laws of the Logan Act. Maxine Waters: http://www.wnd.com/2017/02/punked-congresswoman-falls-for-russian-hacking-prank/ John McCain (audio) https://youtu.be/Eqrw2vIvBv0

After claims of Russia manipulating the current French presidential election https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2017/02/10/u-s-state-department-begins-effort-to-undermine-french-election-and-utilize-the-vast-russian-conspiracy/ , WikiLeaks exposes CIA involvement in 2012 French election. https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2017/02/16/wikileaks-drops-bombshell-report-exposing-cia-involvement-in-2012-french-election/

Easily forgotten in time, but President Harry S. Truman wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post on December 22, 1963 suggesting limiting or terminating the CIA’s operations. http://jfkfacts.org/dec-22-1963-truman-calls-for-abolition-of-cia/

NSA Whistleblower William Binney goes on the record saying “absolutely” the NSA is monitoring Trump’s phone calls. http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/02/15/exclusive-nsa-whistleblower-agency-absolutely-tapping-trumps-calls/

Former Senior National Security Advisor General Michael Flynn may not have intentionally lied, both Under-Secretary Patrick Kennedy and National Security Advisor Susan Rice outright lied under Obama with barely a mention in the media. http://thefederalist.com/2017/02/17/president-obamas-national-security-advisor-deceived-people-media-laughed/

Left leaders popping up. Barack and Michelle prepare speaking schedules and book deals. Meanwhile, on the nationwide strike day “A Day Without Immigrants,” at an award ceremony honoring fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, Hillary Clinton calls for more immigrants. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/feb/17/hillary-clinton-dings-trump-in-oscar-de-la-renta-s/

Is it time to charge Soros with sedition under the Seditious Conspiracy law? A look at A George Soros-Led Mutiny and steps of progression… of… sedition. http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/02/a_george_sorosled_mutiny.html

In sharp contrast from liberal rhetoric, Orthodox Jewish reporter Jake Turx points out it is very unfair that President Trump keeps getting attacked as an anti-Semite. http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2017/02/17/reporter_who_asked_about_anti-semitism_we_understand_being_called_an_anti-semite_is_hurtful_for_trump_very_unfair.html

Article in USA Today admits Trump has already fulfilled a dozen of his campaign promises, by Executive Order: i.e., 1) Order border wall construction, 2) Revoke federal funding to sanctuary cities, 3) Stop Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership, 4) Get quick approvals for Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines to lower dependence on foreign oil, 5) freeze excessive federal regulations (ObamaCare penalties), 6) Reinstate Reagan’s “Mexico City policy” to stop taxpayer funding of international NGO abortions… http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2017/02/17/trump-executive-orders-elite-popular-polls-muslim-ban-immigration-column/97920456/

The Senate has voted to end Obama’s gun control regulations that blocked anyone (essentially a gun ban list for those) on Social Security who needed any form of financial or tax assistance—and anyone receiving Social Security benefits needing a guardian. http://rightwingnews.com/guns/senate-votes-remove-obama-era-gun-ban-list-didnt-know

Trump Administration’s bureaucratic re-organizations have kicked off, starting with the State Department under Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Much of the Management and Resources offices and Counselor offices have been let go. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/state-dept-layoffs-under-rex-tillerson-being-carried-out/

If Trump’s Mexico border wall stops only 9-12% of illegal crossings, the wall pays for itself. http://dailycaller.com/2017/02/16/analysis-border-wall-only-needs-to-stop-9-12-of-illegal-crossings-to-pay-for-itself/

Vice-President Mike Pence to meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel and speak at the Munich Security Conference… he’ll also stop in Belgium to meet with EU and NATO officials. http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/02/16/vp-mike-pence-meet-angela-merkel-munich-security-conference/

Truth about alien deportations: progressive Canada deports almost twice more than US. Australia deports at one of highest rates in world. https://www.city-journal.org/html/truth-about-deportations-15018.html

Teaching children left’s talking points against Trump hits the classroom again. One Staten Island, NY father, Vincent Ungro fights for his 11-year old daughter at school, but lost. Teacher gave a lower grade and added disciplinary note in student’s file. http://nypost.com/2017/02/16/teacher-under-fire-for-slipping-anti-trump-question-into-homework/

Social programs pushed over national heritage. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (Dem) seeks to cut by half the spending to celebrating the 1619 founding of the House of Burgesses at Jamestown so he can spend that money on jail-house mental health screenings, workplace safety inspections, and department of elections. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/feb/17/governor-cut-jamestown-celebration-fund-mental-hea/

President Thomas Jefferson statue at William & Mary is defaced. http://www.wnd.com/2017/02/thomas-jefferson-statue-defaced-at-his-own-alma-mater/

In a week-long uprising of refugees, France struggles to keep the peace in Paris… French police had to flee refugee mobs. http://www.breitbart.com/london/2017/02/16/video-french-police-flee-armed-mob-paris-riots-spread-city-centre/

With the ideology and laws of Sharia spreading around the world, the mandate for the global Islamic Caliphate starts to spread to include… Mars! By 2117 according to the United Arab Emirates. http://dailycaller.com/2017/02/17/arab-country-aims-to-put-sharia-law-on-mars-by-2117/

Genetic scientists on verge of trying to resurrect extinct Woolly Mammoth with a hybrid elephant-mammoth embryo to be reared in an artificial womb. Despite the left’s arguments of carbon footprints, Harvard professor claims the mammophant could help combat “global warming.” http://www.breitbart.com/tech/2017/02/16/report-woolly-mammoth-verge-ressurection/ and https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/feb/16/woolly-mammoth-resurrection-scientists

Vice Chairman and Acting Head of Samsung Corporation Jay Y. Lee has been arrested, in South Korea, under allegations of corruption and bribery. http://dailycaller.com/2017/02/17/head-of-samsung-under-arrest-for-corruption-bribery/ This after (and in connection to) the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye last December. Some attribute North Korea’s emboldening to these investigations into South Korea’s government corruption. http://dailycaller.com/2016/12/11/what-does-the-south-korean-presidents-impeachment-mean-for-north-korea/

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