Saturday, June 29, 2019

From Jenna Orkin

The Oil Crisis Saudi Arabia Can't Solve

Whistleblower exposes $7 billion no-bid Defense Department contract

Kamala Harris Is An Oligarch’s Wet Dream

No Outsiders in Our School: Teaching the Equality Act in Primary Schools (Speechmark Practical Resources)

Grooming Gangs - House of Lords

Ceasefire: US, China Trade Talks "Back On Track" After Trump Concedes On Huawei

Trump To Unleash Hell On Europe: EU Announces Channel To Circumvent SWIFT And Iran Sanctions Is Now Operational

Latest Weapon Of US Imperialism: Liquified Natural Gas

From Jenna Orkin

Bernie Sanders’s Ideas Dominated the Second Debate

Extreme Europe heat wave to persist in Spain, France after many countries set all-time highs for June

European heatwave: France hits record temperature of 45.9C

Dalai Lama:  "European countries should take these refugees and give them education and training, and the aim is return to their own land with certain skills," he said.

Global Peace Index:  We seem to be less peaceful than Turkey, China and Algeria 

Mountains of trash in LA could cause bubonic plague outbreak: expert

A Look At Finland's Extensive Disaster-Preparedness Plans

‘Mercenary’ pilot captured by Libya’s Haftar forces identified as a US Air Force vet after release

A pile of manure in Spain to spontaneously ignited in Europe's record heatwave, and started a forest fire

Europe's hellish heat wave is caused by a high-pressure weather system unlike any ever seen before

Thursday, June 27, 2019

From Jenna Orkin

Kazakh Leader to Wipe Out Debt of the Poor, End Bank Rescues

Report: Hackers using telecoms like ‘global spy system’

In Major "Blow" To Bolsonaro, 39 Kilos Of Coke Seized On Brazil's Presidential Plane

The Incel Revolution - Andrews Air Force Base

Julian Castro managed to break from the pack and dominate the stage at the first 2020 Democratic debate

So that's their take away?  He did it by sheer brute force.  The jockeying for position was flagrantly on display during that debate. - JO

From Jenna Orkin

So Far, $1.57 Billion for Wall Yields 1.7 Miles of Fence

Chennai, an Indian City of Nearly5 Million, Is Running Out of Water

Working a 10-hour day once a week increases stroke risk by nearly a third, study finds

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress in July

Monday, June 24, 2019

From Jenna Orkin

The climate change lawsuit that could stop the U.S. government from supporting fossil fuels

"...But a paper published this month in the journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics shows that nitrous oxide emissions from thawing Alaskan permafrost are about 12 times higher than previously assumed."

The Invention of Capitalism: How a Self-Sufficient Peasantry was Whipped Into Industrial Wage Slaves

Experts warn 100pc renewable electricity target will hurt New Zealand's wider climate goals

This viral Schwarzenegger deepfake isn't just entertaining. It's a warning.

In "Stunning Blow" To Erdogan, Opposition Candidate Takes Istanbul By Huge Margin

2 Royal Air Force fighter jets were scrambled to escort a British passenger plane home after an 'extremely disruptive' customer tried to open the door mid-flight

Sunday, June 23, 2019