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Archive for June 15th, 2017

June 15th, 2017 - 10:58 pm § in Misc.


Trump leak an intelligence catastrophe ‏ ABOUT 4,000 MORE US TROOPS TO GO TO AFGHANISTAN Kurds Seek to Expand Reach in Northern Syria Washington – Arrest Warrants Out For Turkish Agents, Others In DC Melee Unable to Pay Bills, Illinois May Halt All Road Work… China overturns rejections[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 9:58 pm § in Misc.

CHARTER SCHOOLS .. pros and cons

Charter schools may provide a better option for children when traditional public schools fail but are they the answer to systemic problems in US education? Kristen Saloomey  Kristen Saloomey is a New York-based correspondent for Al Jazeera who has been honoured by the United Nations Foundation for [...]

June 15th, 2017 - 2:44 pm § in Donald Trump


Trump attacks his own Department of Justice: ‘Clintons and Dems dealings with Russia are not looked at’[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 11:10 am § in Donald Trump


Opinion | I helped draft Clinton’s impeachment articles. The charges against Trump are more serious. If a Democratic president were in Trump’s position, Republicans would be howling. WASHINGTONPOST.COM LikeShow more reactions CommentShare[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 9:38 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Religion

And yet, 6 decades after the Democratic party abandoned the Dixiecrats, and Republican party adopted its “southern strategy” the unholy alliance of the Trump party with holy racism continues.

 Baptist Convention Meeting Refuses to Renounce White Nationalism A few weeks after Jimmy Carter announced his resignation from the Baptist Church. a resolution condemning white supremacy and the growing white nationalist alt-right movement was initially rejected at the Southern Baptist Conventio[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 9:17 am § in Misc.

Tesla’s Better Competitor

Fisker’s Tesla competitor has 400 mile range and charges in just 9 minutes Henrik Fisker is a bit of a legend in the automotive design world, so when he announced that he was working on an all-new electric vehicle that would both… BGR.COM[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 9:03 am § in Misc.


“They made up a phony collusion with the Russians story, found zero proof, so now they go for obstruction of justice on the phony story. Nice,” Trump wrote on Twitter, later repeating his accusation that the probe is a “witch hunt.”[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 1:39 am § in Misc.

A Prayer for Seafair Today

2016 SEAFAIR FESTIVAL KICK OFF Date: June 15, 2016 Time: 12:00 PM – 02:00 PM Location: Westlake Park The U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels precision flight team are back for Seafair.[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 1:28 am § in Environment

Castro on Globalization

“After the last worldwide bloodbath in the forties, we were promised a world of peace, we were promised that the gap between rich and poor would be closed, and that the more developed would help the less developed. All that was a huge lie. A world order was imposed on us that cannot be justifi[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 12:58 am § in Misc.


TRUMP UNDER INVESTIGATION BY FBI May’s Northern Irish deal hits a Major snag  Her “Irish” want a permanent, Protestand enclave. The other guys, the political elements of Sinn Fein, are willing to join Labor to work for union of North Ireland with Eire. Trump: ‘Get rid of Muelle[...]