Category: World News/Politics

Apology for posting without checking

I just read an extensive profile on Alexandria Ocasio Cortez. Source: Money.com All eyes are on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old democratic socialist who unseated 10-term incumbent Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley of New York in a major primary upset in New York City Tuesday night. Ocasio-Cortez’s win was…

Roman Catholic created Islam

I came across an article when I was researching a post on Foxe’s Book of Martyrs.  It is a matter of historical fact that the Roman Catholic church killed millions of Christians because they wanted to keep control of the church. Then I ran…

National Parks remove Obama era signs

I caught a news item, or it might have been a YouTube video about the national parks that have glaciers.  It seems that the Obama administration had signs indicating the glaciers would be gone by 2020 due to global warming. Umm, it’s 2019, the…

Murder in the Name of Drug Prevention — Longreads

Filipinos are reckoning with their presidents’ violent approach to the drug trade. via Murder in the Name of Drug Prevention — Longreads Interesting story. I was most intrigued by the Philippine President pushing back on the Roman Catholic Church. #Praise the Lord Please follow my…

Trump does it again!

Your daily summary of news, events, and updates. 1600 Daily June 10, 2019 How President Trump outsmarted the ‘experts’—again Eleven days ago, President Donald J. Trump gave Mexico a choice: either restore the rule of law on its side of the border and help curb…

Positive news: Nigeria

Teen Girls from Nigeria Invent a Pee-Powered Generator by Beth Buczynski We often assume that revolutionary technological advancements are the stuff of MIT scientists or Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, but that’s not always the case. All it takes to change the world is a good…

Positive Environmental news from 2018

With a good dose of Anti-Trump rhetoric on the side, this is taken from Science.howstuffworks.com If you read or watch the news these days, it sometimes feels like the Earth is one big dumpster fire. There’s certainly cause for concern and even outright alarm….

Taking back (or giving back) the planet

Instituto Terra Nearly 30 years ago, Brazilian photojournalist Sebastião Ribeiro Salgado returned from East Africa, where he was on location documenting the horrors of the Rwanda genocide. Following this traumatizing project, Salgado was to take over his family’s sprawling cattle ranch in Minas Gerais—a region he remembered…

Global warming is BOGUS

Watch this video, listen to his data and his qualifications. All the models are wrong, Parameterizing (scientific lying), the scientists are directing the models and the true data shows it to not be true. Fact: temperatures have risen less than 1 degree Celsius in…

More Bad News

  It’s everywhere isn’t it. Switch on the television and the news channels are saturated, the online world is largely a quagmire of gloom and despondency. Don’t believe me? Spend an hour on Twitter and then let me know your thoughts. Bad news. Tragedies,…