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Archive for May, 2015

May 31st, 2015 - 1:44 pm § in America


Right-wing radical Christians terrorize a Mosque with assault rifles during prayer time[...]

May 31st, 2015 - 9:35 am § in Misc.

Time Abroad

Finding a Living from Ethos Magazine on Vimeo.[...]

May 31st, 2015 - 12:23 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Finding where Adam and Eve Lived

Route out of Africa Analyzing 225 human genome sequences from individuals of African and non-African ethnicities, a team led by investigators at the University of Cambridge uncovered evidence in support of the theory that ancient humans migrated out of Africa moving north along the Nile through Egyp[...]

May 30th, 2015 - 11:02 pm § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Why are Chinese Students Being Expelled from American Universities?

A startling number of Chinese students are getting kicked out of American colleges. According to a white paper published by WholeRen, a Pittsburgh-based consultancy, an estimated 8,000 students from China were expelled from universities and colleges across the United States in 2013-4. The vast major[...]

May 30th, 2015 - 10:57 pm § in Misc.

Global Warming Myths

The California Department of Water Resources reported Friday that mountain snowpack across the state was 0 percent of normal for May 29. That means that even before summer begins, there will essentially be no more of the crucial mountain snowmelt that California relies on to replenish the streams, [...]

May 30th, 2015 - 4:43 pm § in Misc.

Police shoot flood victim for resisting rescue

“An Oklahoma state trooper fatally shot a man who was involved in a fight with two troopers who were trying to rescue him and another man from floodwaters,” CBS News reported today.  Apparently the cop and his partner came up two inebriated yokels trying to save their truck from rising [...]

May 29th, 2015 - 9:55 pm § in Uncategorized

Tamir Rice’s rap sheet

If 12-year-old Tamir Rice had survived, this is what the cops would have charged him with: Crimes: Inducing Panic, Aggravating Menacing Victims: The cops who killed him (Click here for source)[...]

May 29th, 2015 - 9:46 pm § in Hypocrisy

Ted Cruz, Now And Then

Ted Cruz, now: “Today, Texans are hurting. They’re hurting here in San Marcos. They’re hurting in Wimberley. They’re hurting in Houston. They’re hurting across the state. Democrats and Republicans in the congressional delegation will stand as one in support of the fed[...]

May 29th, 2015 - 9:25 pm § in Politics

A picture worth 1,000 words

This graph (click to enlarge) from Gallup polling data shows support for same-sex marriage then (1996) and now (2015) among various demographic groups. (Source: National Journal)[...]

May 29th, 2015 - 6:28 pm § in Misc.

What District in SEATTLE is Kashma Sawant Running For?

From Kshama’s FACEBOOK site: FACEBOOK: If you’re going to be in New York City Sunday May 31, join me and Chris Hedges at an exciting get together and fundraiser for our Seattle City Council re-election campaign! Because what is at stake is not only the movement in Seattle, but the empowe[...]