Labels

Black Lives Matter (143) Politics (129) white supremacy in politics (113) Black Entertainment (109) black history (97) Racism in politics (84) white supremacy (78) Black Feminists Rock (52) Black Women Rock (43) Black Women Matter (41) Racism (40) police brutality (38) quotes (35) Black Women (33) Black Herstory (32) Black History Being Made Now (32) President Obama (32) white racism (32) Colorism (31) Rape Culture (26) Black Children (23) Toxic Masculinity (21) Entertainment (19) All Black Lives Matter (18) black unarmed and dead (18) Comedy (17) black lives matter victory (17) Sexism in Politics (16) victory (16) Black Feminists (15) African American Women (14) Anti-Racism Victory (13) Say Her Name (13) poetry (13) Black Web Series (12) Police Murder (12) black men (12) Anti-racism (11) Police White Supremacy (11) Race (11) White Privilege (11) white supremacy in mainstream news (11) African American (10) Black Men For Black Women (10) Protest Works (9) feminism (9) Sexism (8) black dead and unarmed (8) internalized racism (8) Barack and Michelle (7) Black Artists (7) Light Skinned Privilege (7) Patriarchy Matters (7) white entitlement (7) Black Edutainment (6) Black Folks International (6) Environmental Racism (6) Stop Whitewashing History (6) white racial apology (6) Ackee & Saltfish (5) Art (5) Black Female Patriarchy (5) Cecile Emeke (5) Cultural Appropriation (5) Gun Control (5) Music (5) white fragility (5) Michelle Obama (4) People Of Color On The Rise (4) Supreme Court (4) hate crimes (4) religion (4) African American Men (3) CHEAP AND EASY HISTORY (3) Feminists Rock This World (3) History (3) Vote (3) Wisdom (3) internalized sexism (3) racism without racists (3) terrorism (3) white on white crime (3) American Masculinity (2) CINO (2) Obama Speech (2) Racism Abroad (2) Slave Master Mentality (2) War on Terror (2) poverty (2) white supremacy world wide (2) Black Children Rise (1) Products For Black Women (1) racial bias (1)

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump asked Comey to shut down investigation of Flynn, New York Times reports

Feeling Rebloggy

President Trump met with then-FBI Director James B. Comey in mid-February and asked him to end the bureau's investigation into retired Gen. Michael Flynn, the former White House national security advisor, the New York Times reported. 
Comey wrote a memo for his files describing the meeting with Trump, which took place on Feb. 14, according to the article. That would be the day after Trump fired Flynn from his White House job. Two people who had read the memo described its contents, the newspaper said. 
“I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go,”  Trump told Comey, according to the article. “He is a good guy. I hope you can let this go.”
A memo of that sort would be consistent with a practice Comey is known to have established earlier in his career of writing memos to document incidents that he found noteworthy or disturbing.
LATIMES.COM

http://www.latimes.com/politics/washington/la-na-essential-washington-updates-trump-asked-comey-to-shut-down-1494971048-htmlstory.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-comey-idUSKCN18C2Q8



Gee.  I guess Comey refused to kiss the ring twice inside a month --once at the end of January and again on or near Valentines Day when this incident took place.