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Archive for July 2nd, 2017

July 2nd, 2017 - 10:57 pm § in America, Politics, Schools & Colleges, Science, UW

Black Teachers

Black kids do need Black teachers. More importantly, Black kids need teachers that care. One might think that all Black teachers have Black kids best interest in mind, but that is not always the case. I have read about the shortage of Black teachers, which is a very fundamental problem. Statistics s[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 12:19 pm § in Misc.

The Horrors of Being Black In Charleston, SC

A Failed American Revolution (Tell Me More About Back Then) Last year’s massacre of nine worshipers in Mother Emmanuel Church was nothing new for African Americans living in Charleston. Even for free people this was a city of horrors. In 1822, South  Carolinians  hanged  the church’[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 11:48 am § in The Ave Scene

Seattle’s Red/Black City Council Election

Has The Center Left? Seattle City Council seat #8, up this year and open (Tim Burgess is retiring from this seat), will provide a good anatomy of Seattle political alignments. You can sense how much the socialist wing of Seattle politics has grown since the election of Kshama Sawant. Opposing that w[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 11:43 am § in Donald Trump

Trump’s Revenge on Islam

All-Girls Robotics Team From Afghanistan Denied Visas to Compete in U.S. Competition An all-girls robotics team from Afghanistan was denied a week-long travel visa to accompany their project to an international competition in Washington D.C. JEZEBEL.COM[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 8:38 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMP TWEETS: Is Trump threatening physical violence against CNN?

President Donald Trump stepped up his feud with the media on Sunday by tweeting a mock video of himself tackling and repeatedly striking a man with a CNN logo super-imposed in place of his head, followed by a logo saying “Fraud News Network.” The video appeared to be a modified version o[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 8:36 am § in Misc.

TRUMP Ambassador Calls Jews Who Do Not Support Religious Fanatics “UNTHINKABLE”

Scolds American Jews For Outrage Over Western Wall “That’s something unthinkable in my lifetime, up until yesterday,” Friedman said, referring to a group re-thinking its support for Israel. FORWARD.COM[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 8:11 am § in Misc.



July 2nd, 2017 - 1:36 am § in Misc.


NEVADA LAUNCHES SALES OF LEGAL RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA California Single Payer Bill Fails in Legislature Obamacare Has Problems. The Senate Health Care Bill Doesn’t Solve Them, Experts Say Former AG Eric Holder sends mysterious 3 a.m. tweet telling DOJ staff to ‘be prepared, be strong’ SPANISH [...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 1:08 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Is There Freedom From Religion?

Israeli activists, including leader Bentzi Gopstein, disrupt baptisms in Rishon Leziyon, disrupt Christian conversion ceremony ISRAELNATIONALNEWS.COM[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 1:02 am § in Misc.


95 Years Since a Failed American Revolution (Tell Me More About Back Then) Last year’s massacre of nine worshippers in Mother Emmanuel Church was nothing new for African Americans living in Charleston. even for fre people this was a city of horrors. In 1822, South  Carolinians  hanged  the [...]