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    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for the ‘America’ Category

March 16th, 2017 - 9:42 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Repugnants

Trump Budget Proposes Killing All Funding for PBS, NPR, The National Endowment for the Arts and 1/5 of the NIH

Add 54 billion to the military, cut taxes, what is left?  The Arts, Humanities and Science President Trump made good on a long-time conservative goal in his first proposed budget Thursday morning, trading  a 54 billion dollar increase in defense spending for draconian cuts to the Corporation for[...]

March 16th, 2017 - 12:38 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

Northwest Islamophobia

A week ago, Tuesday afternoon, Jason Kendall burst into Al Aqsa Fine Middle Eastern Cuisine in Salem Oregon and, alkeedly. began striking an employee with a pipe while spewing racial epithets. Kendall was not a customer at the time when he spotted an employee who appeared to be Middle Eastern in the[...]

March 14th, 2017 - 12:13 pm § in America, The Ave Scene

FACEBOOK: Experiencing Trumpism

RR Anderson   FEELING GROSS Spying a human body rummaging inside wife’s new car this AM provoked emotions of anger, fear and immediate need for vengeance… ran outside barefoot in my pajamas to curse at this person. Only to find it was a newly released mental patient still with gown &am[...]

March 14th, 2017 - 8:35 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Congress Opposes Trump’s Proposal to Defund Coast Guard

Bipartisan Group Opposes Trump Coast Guard Budget Cut The 58 House lawmakers sent the letter to the Appropriations Homeland Security Subcommittee calling the budget cut “nonsensical.”  Trump’s wall would draw funds from our much more real threats from North Korea and Russia across the Pac[...]

March 14th, 2017 - 1:40 am § in America

1958: “My Name Is Trump”

The television series Trackdown really did produce an episode featuring a “Trump” character who came to town claiming that only he could prevent the end of the world by building a wall (and also sold special force propelling umbrellas to deflect meteorites). The episode (S1, E30) aired o[...]

March 13th, 2017 - 1:56 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Repugnants

BREAKING NEWS: Under TRUMPCARE 52 million people would be uninsured in 2026 based on CBO’s calculations (28 million are uninsured right now)

The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office analysis says that “Trumpcare”  will lead to 14 million fewer Americans with health insurance by 2018 and 24 million by 2026, “Some of those people would choose not to have insurance because they chose to be covered by insurance under c[...]

March 12th, 2017 - 1:56 am § in America, Jews, Religion

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: JEWISH VIEW OF MUHAMMAD

       The Prophets In Judaism, prophets were seen as having attained the highest degree of holiness, scholarship, and closeness to God and set the standards for human perfection. The Talmud reports that there were more than a million prophets, but most of the prophets conveyed messages that wer[...]

March 9th, 2017 - 9:36 am § in America

GLOBAL WARMING: Be afraid of swimming off of California!

A helicopter crew off of Bolsa Chica State Beach in Southern California saw a great white shark. Lifeguards banned swimming from Warner Avenue to north Anderson Street in Sunset Beach. A mile of shoreline in Bolsa Chica State Beach was also closed. “Heed the signs, we are looking out for the publ[...]

March 9th, 2017 - 8:54 am § in America, Environment, The Ave Scene

UPDATE: Disaster in The Broughtons

For the last three years we have cruised north to the beautiful Broughton Archipelago near the north end of Vancouver Island.  This AM I read of a disaster: Diesel spill at the Burdwood fish farm has contaminated most of the Broughton Archipelago including many traditional clam beaches, during the [...]

March 8th, 2017 - 11:06 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

BREAKING NEWS: AMA Comes Out Against Trumpcare

AMA Joins Increasingly Loud Chorus Of Health Groups Opposing GOP Obamacare Repeal Bill[...]