Archive for November 10th, 2021

November 10th, 2021 - 9:41 pm § in Environment, Science

The oceans need a rest

Oceanographer Sylvia Earle (bio here), 86, told the U.N. climate change conference (aka “COP26”, details here) the oceans so badly need a rest that the world’s nations should immediately ban industrial fishing. This is necessary, she said, not just to prevent the collapse of fisher[...]

November 10th, 2021 - 5:59 pm § in Misc., Politics

Will rampant violence end Seattle’s experiment with homeless compassion?

THE CITY’S DOWNTOWN AREA IS SO DANGEROUS THE COUNTY¬† HAS HIRED ESCORTS FOR ITS WORKERS. Read story here Despite that, Seattle’s city council still wants to cut $10 million from the police budget. Read that story here Meanwhile: Voters nationwide are skeptical of efforts to cut police fu[...]

November 10th, 2021 - 2:09 am § in Politics, Racism, Schools & Colleges

Texas hicks run off black high school principal

Let me say this upfront: Not all the residents of Colleyville, Texas (profile here), are ignorant hicks. Only some of them are. (More about that below.) Dr. James Whitfield was Colleyville Heritage High School’s first black principal. He didn’t teach “critical race theory,” w[...]

November 10th, 2021 - 1:22 am § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Bavarian alps

St. Sebastian Parish Church, Berchtesgaden, Germany. (Click on image to enlarge) Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]