Widow of slain US serviceman confirms President Trump a buffoon

It is pretty painful to see the recently widowed pregnant wife of a slain United States serviceman have to personally explain the disrespect she was served by the sitting President of the United States because the words of her black, female US Congressperson were not good enough.

On Good Morning America, Myeshia Johnson shared memories of her husband Sgt La David Johnson, a highly accomplished US soldier and family man who was recently slain under undisclosed circumstances in Niger.

While the Widow Johnson has a number of unanswered questions for the US Government, she makes it very clear that accounts of her call with US President Donald Trump describing him as insensitive are true. Mrs. Johnson describes the call, the attendees, and her tears at Trump's callously failed attempt to offer condolences.

Mrs. Johnson additionally explains that Representative Frederica Wilson's (D-FL) much maligned account of the call was "100% correct." Read the rest

31 communities vow to create local gigabit broadband

Across the US, 31 communities have joined forces to make the dream of fast, affordable, and reliable gigabit-speed broadband a local reality. The Next Century Cities program, launched this week, hopes to defeat the forces holding broadband back. The 31 inaugural signatories are: Read the rest