The Daily Populous

Friday September 23rd, 2022 day edition

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The State Department has been involved in the private communications with Moscow, but officials would not say who delivered the messages or the scope of their content.

To defend that annexed land, Medvedev said, Russia is able to use not only its newly mobilized forces, but also “any Russian weapon, including strategic nuclear ones and those using new principles,” a reference to hypersonic weapons.

“The blast of a tactical nuclear weapon will have an impact not only in Ukraine but the Black Sea region.”.

The Biden administration would face a crisis if Russia were to use a small nuclear weapon in Ukraine, which isn’t a U.S. treaty ally.

“If he was really thinking very seriously about using nuclear weapons very imminently, he almost certainly would want us to know that,” Acton said.

“He would much rather threaten nuclear use and have us make concessions than actually have to go down the path of nuclear use.”.

Secretary of State Antony Blinken, speaking at a U.N. Security Council meeting Thursday, said Russia’s “reckless nuclear threats must stop immediately.”. »

SCOTUS has a legitimacy problem: People don't think it represents them, and want to see term limits, polling finds

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More than 55% said the SCOTUS was "out of touch" with the generation's needs on abortion access.

70% or more of each age group also said Supreme Court justices should have term limits.

There's more evidence that the US's highest court has a legitimacy problem: A new poll has found the American public doesn't think the Supreme court represents their best interests. »

'Hateful and Intolerant': UMass to Hold 'Pride Day' While Hosting Liberty University Football Team

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The University of Massachusetts is planning to hold an LGBTQ Pride Day on the same day that the Minutemen host the Liberty University Flames in a football game.

"Maybe you should have more pride in your football program and improve your 2-29 record since 2019," a user said.

One user who claimed he lived near Liberty University said he saw no hate against LGBTQ people from Liberty students. »

How to get on a Watchlist Episode 4: How to stage a coup

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Recently, he has published “How to stage a coup“, which examines covert action and influence.

Professor Cormac teaches International Relations at the University of Nottingham, and specialises in secret intelligence and covert action.

Recently, Rory has published "How to Stage a Coup", which examines covert action and influence. »