Appears LMPD And National Guard Have Shot Dead A Local Business Owner in Louisville.

LOUISVILLE,  Ky. — Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered Kentucky State Police to investigate the early Monday incident that featured Louisville Metro Police and National Guard personnel fatally shooting the owner of a popular West End barbecue business at 26th Street and Broadway. The victim was David McAtee, the popular owner of a barbecue business next … Continue reading Appears LMPD And National Guard Have Shot Dead A Local Business Owner in Louisville.

A trip to Oz

Here’s what Denmark does during the COVID-19: 1. The Danes test twice the number of citizens per capita and have fewer than half as many deaths per capita than the U.S.2. Denmark reduced infections so successfully it has reopened elementary schools, day care centers, barbershops, and physical therapy centers in April.3. Denmark helps hard-hit companies … Continue reading A trip to Oz

French President Offers Refugee Status to U.S. (Climate Scientists, Engineers, Entrepreneurs)

“I wish to tell the United States: France believes in you. The world believes in you. I know that you are a great nation. I know your history, our common history.” “To all scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, responsible citizens who were disappointed by the decision of the president of the United States, I want to say that … Continue reading French President Offers Refugee Status to U.S. (Climate Scientists, Engineers, Entrepreneurs)

Activist Technology Gets Political: Upstart Resistbot Faxes Lawmakers For You

In these days of constantly contacting politicians to make sure our voices are heard, along comes a new technology to make things a bit easier. Meet Resistbot, a free service that turns texts into faxes that are then sent to politicians across the country. Launched last month, the service is run by volunteers and supported … Continue reading Activist Technology Gets Political: Upstart Resistbot Faxes Lawmakers For You

10 Ways President Trump’s Agenda Will Harm His Supporters in Rural and Small-Town America

It was clear that President Trump’s promises never extended to the millions of Americans who live in small towns and rural areas. He did not, for example, visit or speak to the concerns of tribal reservations, predominantly African American communities in the Mississippi Delta, or largely Latino farming communities. And yet many rural and small-town … Continue reading 10 Ways President Trump’s Agenda Will Harm His Supporters in Rural and Small-Town America

Nuclear Engineer: Fukushima is “worst industrial cataclysm in history of world… As close to hell as I can imagine” — Melted fuel ‘disappeared’ — Contamination will go on for hundreds of thousands of years… “No one knows when it’ll end” — Gov’t perpetrating ongoing cover-up (VIDEO)

Arnie Gundersen, former nuclear engineer, Mar 11, 2017 (emphasis added): The scientific impact of the triple meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi is an ongoing disaster that was never envisioned by the engineers who created and designed these atomic reactors and countries who built them… no country in the world with nuclear power reactors was prepared for … Continue reading Nuclear Engineer: Fukushima is “worst industrial cataclysm in history of world… As close to hell as I can imagine” — Melted fuel ‘disappeared’ — Contamination will go on for hundreds of thousands of years… “No one knows when it’ll end” — Gov’t perpetrating ongoing cover-up (VIDEO)

Second federal judge blocks parts of Trump’s revised travel ban

A federal judge in Maryland early Thursday temporarily blocked parts of President Trump’s revised travel order, according to multiple reports. Hours earlier, a federal judge in Hawaii placed a nationwide block on Trump’s order, delivering a major blow to the president's policy just hours before it was set to go into effect. On Thursday, U.S. District … Continue reading Second federal judge blocks parts of Trump’s revised travel ban

‘Real Americans’ have always been rebels: a guide for progressive patriotism

During this people’s struggle for sovereignty, a very large number of Americans favored keeping the government the same. They loved their colony as it was and actively fought against change. These reactionary Americans were known as loyalists and they reasonably believed, as historian Sheila Skemp puts it: “King and Parliament had made some mistakes but … Continue reading ‘Real Americans’ have always been rebels: a guide for progressive patriotism

Half of Norway’s new-car sales are now hybrids or electrics – Green Car Reports

As data from this year begins to trickle in, it appears that percentage is growing to levels never seen elsewhere. Half of all new cars registered in Norway in January were electric cars or hybrids, reports The Independent. Norway's Road Traffic Information Council reported that electric cars accounted for 17.6 percent of new-car registrations in … Continue reading Half of Norway’s new-car sales are now hybrids or electrics – Green Car Reports

Can California Go 100 Percent Green? Experts say it can be done—with a lot depending on technological advancements and acceptable price tags

alifornia's Senate leader wants the Golden State to shift to 100 percent renewable electricity by 2045, pushing it to lead the country in grabbing that green power goal. Environmentalists are cheering California Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de León's (D) plan to double, and accelerate, the state's current renewables mandate of 50 percent by 2050. … Continue reading Can California Go 100 Percent Green? Experts say it can be done—with a lot depending on technological advancements and acceptable price tags

WHEN A LEADER OF THE MOST POWERFUL COUNTRY IN THE WORLD DENIES GLOBAL WARMING AND CLAIMS IT IS PLOT BY THE COMMUNIST CHINESE; WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? ‘CLEAN COAL’ IS IN AND RENEWABLES ARE ‘OUT’ UNDER PRESIDENT TRUMP

We are now living in 1984, where alternative facts (lies) are the RULE and TRUTH, not the exception. Fake news has now been elevated to truth status, while those telling the truth are now labeled as liars, quacks and frauds, thanks to the power of huge fossil fuel corporations and their unlimited money avalanche from … Continue reading WHEN A LEADER OF THE MOST POWERFUL COUNTRY IN THE WORLD DENIES GLOBAL WARMING AND CLAIMS IT IS PLOT BY THE COMMUNIST CHINESE; WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? ‘CLEAN COAL’ IS IN AND RENEWABLES ARE ‘OUT’ UNDER PRESIDENT TRUMP

Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists

Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists https://youtu.be/7j7PUEVvo0A via Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists - YouTube

DDT: Week Seven – Russia, Other Lies

Pence and DDT Lie:  The people who need “extreme vetting” are not immigrants—they are DDT and his minions. Nobody checks them for their ties to mobs, Russian oligarchs, their shady investment fraud, or even their jobs like Michael Flynn’s lobbying for Turkey while DDT is also paying him. Although Flynn was not registered as a foreign agent, … Continue reading DDT: Week Seven – Russia, Other Lies

6 years already “and we are just at the beginning — the ongoing Fukushima catastrophe

Thinking about how the nuclear industry gets away with plain murder, about the callousness and hypocrisy of the Japanese government, and how the victims are still being victimized even now by their government ruthless policies, I feel deep anger. – That anger keeps me going against all odds. Each time when I would like to … Continue reading 6 years already “and we are just at the beginning — the ongoing Fukushima catastrophe