Miami airport closes terminal as TSA workers refuse to work without pay during government shutdown | WFTV

Miami airport closes terminal as TSA workers refuse to work without pay during government shutdown | WFTV As Transportation Security Administration screeners refuse to work without pay during the government shutdown, Miami International Airport will temporarily close off a terminal to accommodate fewer staff. >> Read more trending news Airport spokeman Greg Chin told media outlets … Continue reading Miami airport closes terminal as TSA workers refuse to work without pay during government shutdown | WFTV

‘Grifters, weaklings and felons’: Chris Christie burns down Trump’s entire inner circle

'Grifters, weaklings and felons': Chris Christie burns down Trump's entire inner circle Axios has published a new excerpt from Christie’s book, called “Let Me Finish,” that’s due to be released later this month. In it, Christie slams Trump for surrounding himself with multiple criminals and other hangers-on who know how to flatter the president’s ego. … Continue reading ‘Grifters, weaklings and felons’: Chris Christie burns down Trump’s entire inner circle

Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One

Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One In a conference call with members of right-wing pastor E.W. Jackson’s STAND America that was posted online today, former senator Rick Santorum disputed the existence of the separation of church and state in the U.S. Constitution, dismissing it as a Communist … Continue reading Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One

NC House Passed HB 330 – Allowing Drivers To Legally Drive Through Protesters Who Block Roads – Charlotte Stories

NC House Passed HB 330 - Allowing Drivers To Legally Drive Through Protesters Who Block Roads - Charlotte Stories A new bill has passed the NC House that would allow North Carolina drivers to drive through protesters who are blocking the road without being sued, as long as they “exercise due care.” The North Carolina House passed HB 330 with a … Continue reading NC House Passed HB 330 – Allowing Drivers To Legally Drive Through Protesters Who Block Roads – Charlotte Stories

IRS orders 36,000 furloughed employees to return to work without pay – CNNPolitics

IRS orders 36,000 furloughed employees to return to work without pay - CNNPolitics (CNN)The Internal Revenue Service is bringing back tens of thousands of additional federal employees with less than two weeks before tax filing season begins. The federal tax collector said Tuesday in an undated government shutdown plan that it would recall an additional … Continue reading IRS orders 36,000 furloughed employees to return to work without pay – CNNPolitics

Texas woman slams the door on the Secret Service after posting about shooting Trump between the eyes

Texas woman slams the door on the Secret Service After reportedly posting online about hoping someone would shoot President Trump between the eyes, a woman in Texas was shocked to see a Secret Service agent at her door only a few hours later. According to her, he attempted to intimidate her and enter her home … Continue reading Texas woman slams the door on the Secret Service after posting about shooting Trump between the eyes

‘Shameful’: Colorado Supreme Court Denounced for Siding With Big Oil Profits Over Public Health in Youth-Led Suit

'Shameful': Colorado Supreme Court Denounced for Siding With Big Oil Profits Over Public Health in Youth-Led Suit In a move green groups and youth climate leaders denounced as a gift to the fossil fuel industry at the expense of public health, the Colorado Supreme Court on Monday reversed a lower court decision and ruled that … Continue reading ‘Shameful’: Colorado Supreme Court Denounced for Siding With Big Oil Profits Over Public Health in Youth-Led Suit

Christian Homeschoolers Kept Children Shackled To Beds | Michael Stone

Christian Homeschoolers Kept Children Shackled To Beds | Michael Stone House of Horror: Christian homeschoolers in California kept their children “shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks.” A California couple is under arrest after police found their 13 children emaciated and “shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks in dark and foul-smelling surroundings” … Continue reading Christian Homeschoolers Kept Children Shackled To Beds | Michael Stone

‘Superstar’ Megachurch Founder Caught Molesting 4-Year-Old Girl | Michael Stone

‘Superstar’ Megachurch Founder Caught Molesting 4-Year-Old Girl | Michael Stone Coy, the victim told police, forced her to perform oral sex, inappropriately touched her and had her touch his penis. The abuse stopped when she hit her teen years, she said. Calvary Chapel is one of the largest and fastest growing churches in the United … Continue reading ‘Superstar’ Megachurch Founder Caught Molesting 4-Year-Old Girl | Michael Stone

William Barr said Mueller probe report may not be made public – CBS News

William Barr confirmation hearing today: Trump attorney general nominee testifies to Senate Judiciary Committee - CBS News Barr suggested he is inclined to think a sitting president cannot be indicted. "For 40 years the position of the executive branch is that you can't indict a sitting president," Barr said, adding that he hasn't read those … Continue reading William Barr said Mueller probe report may not be made public – CBS News

Why Trump’s Russia ‘Leak’ Matters And How He’s Defending It : NPR

Why Trump's Russia 'Leak' Matters And How He's Defending It : NPR President Trump is responding to the backlash against the allegations that he shared "highly classified" information with the Russians by saying he had "the absolute right to do" so. via Why Trump's Russia 'Leak' Matters And How He's Defending It : NPR

Playtime Is Over for Jared Kushner and His New Saudi Friends | Vanity Fair

Playtime Is Over for Jared Kushner and His New Saudi Friends | Vanity Fair American officials and a Saudi briefed on their conversations said that Mr. Kushner and Prince Mohammed have continued to chat informally. According to the Saudi, Mr. Kushner has offered the crown prince advice about how to weather the storm, urging him … Continue reading Playtime Is Over for Jared Kushner and His New Saudi Friends | Vanity Fair

Jared Kushner: Blackmail and Witness Tampering Are “Family Matters” | Vanity Fair

Trump ended up hiring Christie anyway, but Jared, who seemingly believes criminal acts should be settled at a diner on the New Jersey Turnpike, never relented. Shortly after the election, he got his wish: Christie was given the heave-ho and told by then–senior adviser Steve Bannon that “one person only was responsible for the . . . … Continue reading Jared Kushner: Blackmail and Witness Tampering Are “Family Matters” | Vanity Fair

William Barr Has a Long History of Abusing Civil Rights and Liberties in the Name of ‘National Security’ | American Civil Liberties Union

William Barr Has a Long History of Abusing Civil Rights and Liberties in the Name of ‘National Security’ | American Civil Liberties Union Following the 1988 Lockerbie Bombings, Barr floated the idea of the president convening secret military tribunals to try people accused of involvement with suspected terrorist activities. Barr revived the idea of secret … Continue reading William Barr Has a Long History of Abusing Civil Rights and Liberties in the Name of ‘National Security’ | American Civil Liberties Union

The ‘doomsday’ scenario: Here’s what happens if the shutdown drags on

The 'doomsday' scenario: Here's what happens if the shutdown drags on If the worst were to happen, experts say the devastating impact would be widespread: 38 million low-income Americans lose food stamps 6 million face an uncertain timetable for collecting tax refunds 2 million without rental assistance and facing possible eviction 800,000 paycheck-less federal employees … Continue reading The ‘doomsday’ scenario: Here’s what happens if the shutdown drags on

The Darling River is simply not supposed to dry out, even in drought

The Darling River is simply not supposed to dry out, even in drought The Barwon-Darling River is a “dryland river”, which means it is naturally prone to periods of extensive low flow punctuated by periods of flooding. However, the presence of certain iconic river animals within its channels tell us that a dry river bed … Continue reading The Darling River is simply not supposed to dry out, even in drought

Two Rural Electric Cooperatives Overcome Barriers To Clean, Local Energy | CleanTechnica

Two Rural Electric Cooperatives Overcome Barriers To Clean, Local Energy | CleanTechnica As they did with delivering electricity to America’s Heartland, rural electric cooperatives can lead in bringing renewable energy to rural communities. “Our story is really a real story, not something you hope happens,” said Reyes. “We’re actually doing it. As we talk, we’re … Continue reading Two Rural Electric Cooperatives Overcome Barriers To Clean, Local Energy | CleanTechnica

Antarctica ice melt has accelerated by 280% in the last 4 decades – CNN

Antarctica ice melt has accelerated by 280% in the last 4 decades - CNN The research, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, found that the rate of that ice loss has not been consistent, with ice disappearing faster in each successive decade. Ice loss in Antarctica has increased from 40 gigatons … Continue reading Antarctica ice melt has accelerated by 280% in the last 4 decades – CNN

As The World’s Oceans Warm, Their Waves Are Becoming More Powerful | IFLScience

As The World's Oceans Warm, Their Waves Are Becoming More Powerful | IFLScience By Madison Dapcevich 14 JAN 2019, 11:07 As the surface of the world’s oceans continues to warm, scientists at the University of California, Santa Cruz have revealed a direct association with increased wave energy globally. Publishing their work in Nature Communications, the … Continue reading As The World’s Oceans Warm, Their Waves Are Becoming More Powerful | IFLScience

Voting for Permaculture – SMARTER THAN CROWS

Voting for Permaculture – SMARTER THAN CROWS When I see images of young, white men in the USA carrying Nazi symbols and screaming hatred I remember the recent research into radicalisation. It’s not ideology that attracts people to these groups. It’s the sense of belonging. If we can find ways to be more tolerant and … Continue reading Voting for Permaculture – SMARTER THAN CROWS

Win or Lose, Love Anyway | Heavenletters

Win or Lose, Love Anyway | Heavenletters Beloved, if you are estranged from love, you are estranged from Yourself. If I say you are One with Me, you are One with Me. Recognize the Oneness you are. Return to Oneness with confidence. Stand up with Me, for Oneness is. This is the long and the … Continue reading Win or Lose, Love Anyway | Heavenletters

History Channel FULL MOVIE Documentary – Sun Tzu The Art of War – Military Draft Resistance, War Resistance, Volunteer Military, Conscription Abolished, Conscientious Objectors, Pacifists And Peace Movement Globally, Can Any War Be Justified Today? | A Green Road Journal

The US has lost millions of high paying union jobs, high tech factories, high tech secrets, and is sending pallet loads full of money to Communist China, for what? How did Communist China win the war on Communism against a superior US military force? They used the Art Of War.. via History Channel FULL MOVIE … Continue reading History Channel FULL MOVIE Documentary – Sun Tzu The Art of War – Military Draft Resistance, War Resistance, Volunteer Military, Conscription Abolished, Conscientious Objectors, Pacifists And Peace Movement Globally, Can Any War Be Justified Today? | A Green Road Journal

Catherine Austin Fitts: Federal Government Running Secret Open Bailout. Secret Money for Private Armies « Socio-Economics History Blog

Catherine Austin Fitts: Federal Government Running Secret Open Bailout. Secret Money for Private Armies « Socio-Economics History Blog https://youtu.be/Mi6S4zrFjPg Investment advisor and former Assistant Secretary of Housing Catherine Austin Fitts says it looks like a “global recession is coming.” Is that going to cause the debt reset we’ve been hearing about for years? Fitts says, … Continue reading Catherine Austin Fitts: Federal Government Running Secret Open Bailout. Secret Money for Private Armies « Socio-Economics History Blog

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Blames Democrats for Donald Trump Serving McDonald’s, Fast Food to Clemson Tigers

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Blames Democrats for Donald Trump Serving McDonald's, Fast Food to Clemson Tigers Trump proudly served stacks of burgers from McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Burger King, fries, Domino’s pizza, and some salads to the national champions and their coach on Monday when they visited the White House. (The Clemson Tigers beat the Alabama Crimson … Continue reading Sarah Huckabee Sanders Blames Democrats for Donald Trump Serving McDonald’s, Fast Food to Clemson Tigers

WATCH: William Barr says he could conceive of prosecuting journalists ‘as last resort’ | PBS NewsHour

WATCH: William Barr says he could conceive of prosecuting journalists ‘as last resort’ | PBS NewsHour President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general says he can’t rule out jailing reporters for doing their jobs. William Barr told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that there are certain situations where a reporter could be held in … Continue reading WATCH: William Barr says he could conceive of prosecuting journalists ‘as last resort’ | PBS NewsHour

Trump’s Attorney General Pick William Barr Rejects Separation Of Church And State | Michael Stone

Trump’s Attorney General Pick William Barr Rejects Separation Of Church And State | Michael Stone Bottom line: William Barr is a dangerous religious conservative who rejects the separation of church and state, rejects equal rights for LGBT people, calls secularists “fanatics,” and blames secularism for the nation’s supposed “moral decline.” via Trump’s Attorney General Pick … Continue reading Trump’s Attorney General Pick William Barr Rejects Separation Of Church And State | Michael Stone

Poll: A majority of Americans support raising the top tax rate to 70 percent | TheHill

Independent voters who were contacted backed the tax idea by a 60 to 40 percent margin while Democratic ones favored it, 71 percent to 29 percent. Ocasio-Cortez is among a group of progressive legislators which includes Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) who have called for increasing federal income tax rates on wealthier Americans. The New York Democrat kicked off … Continue reading Poll: A majority of Americans support raising the top tax rate to 70 percent | TheHill

‘Senior Trump Official’ On Shutdown: ‘We Do Not Want Most Employees To Return’ – Talking Points Memo

‘Senior Trump Official’ On Shutdown: ‘We Do Not Want Most Employees To Return’ – Talking Points Memo The op-ed’s author wrote that “many federal agencies are now operating more effectively from the top down on a fraction of their workforce” and that “we do not want most employees to return, because we are working better … Continue reading ‘Senior Trump Official’ On Shutdown: ‘We Do Not Want Most Employees To Return’ – Talking Points Memo

1 Million Children Meditating For World Peace In Thailand

1 Million Children Meditating For World Peace In Thailand In one of the most remarkable gatherings in modern day history, more than 5,000 schools have come together, boasting roughly 1 million children, all meditating for world peace at the Phra Shammakaya Temple of Thailand. 5000 schools together. 1 million ‪‎children‬ meditating for world ‪‎peace‬ at … Continue reading 1 Million Children Meditating For World Peace In Thailand

Federal judge rules against Trump administration’s plan to add 2020 census citizenship question | TheHill

Federal judge rules against Trump administration's plan to add 2020 census citizenship question | TheHill Furman, an Obama appointee, said Ross violated a statute that requires him to collect data through the acquisition and use of “administrative records” instead of through “direct inquiries” on a survey such as the census. Ross announced in March that … Continue reading Federal judge rules against Trump administration’s plan to add 2020 census citizenship question | TheHill

Netanyahu asks US to help Israel avoid war crime charges

Netanyahu asks US to help Israel avoid war crime charges WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked US lawmakers Wednesday to help fend off Palestinian claims that his country engaged in “war crimes” while defending itself against attacks from Gaza, one top lawmaker told The Post. The Israeli leader later told international reporters that … Continue reading Netanyahu asks US to help Israel avoid war crime charges

Holocaust Expert Compares Fox News To Hitler’s Ministry Of Propaganda – The Intellectualist

Holocaust Expert Compares Fox News To Hitler’s Ministry Of Propaganda - The Intellectualist President Trump and Fox News have formed a feedback loop that one historian says mimics Hitler's propaganda machine. A free press is a pillar of democracy and a guard against authoritarianism. While Hitler used a new Ministry of People’s Enlightenment and Propaganda … Continue reading Holocaust Expert Compares Fox News To Hitler’s Ministry Of Propaganda – The Intellectualist

Venezuela and Turkey Unite to Refine Tons of Gold Amid US Sanctions

Venezuela and Turkey Unite to Refine Tons of Gold Amid US Sanctions Ozkan, who is now a senior fellow Washington-based Center for Global Policy, said gold is replacing oil as Venezuela’s chief source of income. “They have significant problems in producing and refining the oil,” he said of Venezuela. “Most of the oil income also has been … Continue reading Venezuela and Turkey Unite to Refine Tons of Gold Amid US Sanctions

France Moves to Ban All Protests as Crackdown on Yellow Vests Begins

France Moves to Ban All Protests as Crackdown on Yellow Vests Begins “Those who question our institutions will not have the last word,” he added. However, if anything the protests have grown fiercer in response to any police crackdown or violence against demonstrators. Should all protests be banned under the new law, it could be the … Continue reading France Moves to Ban All Protests as Crackdown on Yellow Vests Begins

WA Legislature poised to go big on affordable housing | Crosscut

WA Legislature poised to go big on affordable housing | Crosscut Sen. Palumbo is introducing a bill to establish minimum density in neighborhoods around public transit. If passed, the law would require a minimum of 150-units of housing per acre within a half-mile of a transit hub. He also is introducing a bill to make … Continue reading WA Legislature poised to go big on affordable housing | Crosscut

How Viktor Orban degraded Hungary’s weak democracy

How Viktor Orban degraded Hungary's weak democracy The roots of democracy in Hungary are shallow. That’s been especially clear in the last nine years, as Prime Minister Viktor Orban has created a repressive and increasingly authoritarian state, operating under a pretense of democracy. In recent weeks the political situation has become volatile. By early 2019 … Continue reading How Viktor Orban degraded Hungary’s weak democracy

80 Percent of French Back Yellow Vest Citizen Referendum Initiative Proposal | Defend Democracy Press

According to a new poll, 80 percent of the French public support a proposal backed by the Gilets Jaunes  (Yellow Vests) movement that would allow citizens to propose referendums that would create new laws. The Citizen Initiated Referendum (RIC) would allow French citizens to propose their own laws that would then be voted on by … Continue reading 80 Percent of French Back Yellow Vest Citizen Referendum Initiative Proposal | Defend Democracy Press

GOP senators introduce bill to permanently end government shutdowns – CBS News

GOP senators introduce bill to permanently end government shutdowns - CBS News Several Republican senators introduced legislation Friday to permanently end government shutdowns by creating an automatic continuing resolution for any appropriations bill, allowing the federal government to remain open even when budget agreements break down. Currently, when Congress fails to meet a deadline to … Continue reading GOP senators introduce bill to permanently end government shutdowns – CBS News

Why We’re Underestimating American Collapse – Eudaimonia and Co

Why We’re Underestimating American Collapse – Eudaimonia and Co And that is my last pathology: it is one of the soul, not one of the limbs, like the others above. American appear to be quite happy simply watching one another die, in all the ways above. They just don’t appear to be too disturbed, moved, … Continue reading Why We’re Underestimating American Collapse – Eudaimonia and Co

Airline Passenger Admits He Carried Firearm on Flight From Atlanta to Tokyo Two Weeks Into Government Shutdown

man was able to carry a gun through security at a Georgia airport and take it aboard his flight to Japan, it was revealed. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) confirmed that the passenger took his firearm through the checkpoint at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on January 2 before boarding Delta flight DL295 to Tokyo Narita International … Continue reading Airline Passenger Admits He Carried Firearm on Flight From Atlanta to Tokyo Two Weeks Into Government Shutdown

Chinese Company Unveils ‘World’s Cheapest Electric Car’ for Under $9,000

Chinese Company Unveils ‘World’s Cheapest Electric Car’ for Under $9,000 Great Wall Motors, an automotive company based in Baoding, China, pulled the veil on its cheapest electric vehicle called the ORA R1, which is being marketed with a price of $8,680 according to the company, Express reported. via Nextshark Chinese Company Unveils ‘World’s Cheapest Electric Car’ … Continue reading Chinese Company Unveils ‘World’s Cheapest Electric Car’ for Under $9,000

Choose an energy to lead with

What energy do you choose to lead with today? There are a myriad of options. If you are wishing to be a bringer and experiencer of higher vibrational energy, you may choose peace, acceptance, or love. There is incredible power in consciously choosing, Dear Ones, for not one of you would consciously choose to lead … Continue reading Choose an energy to lead with

Violent Vaccine Protests Erupt In China After More Kids Become Sick

Violent Vaccine Protests Erupt In China After More Kids Become Sick China’s vaccine crisis now seems to be a neverending saga that is testing the limits of both citizens and government. Last Friday, hundreds of people staged a massive protest in front of the Licheng Health Centre in Jinhu County regarding yet another issue of bad … Continue reading Violent Vaccine Protests Erupt In China After More Kids Become Sick

CDC Expert Vaccine Court Witness Now Claims Vaccines Cause Autism

CDC Expert Vaccine Court Witness Now Claims Vaccines Cause Autism He now claims that during a group of 5,000 vaccine-autism heard in court on June 15, 2007, he says he told DOJ lawyers during a side-bar that there are “exceptions in which vaccinations could cause autism.” “I explained that in a subset of children, vaccine-induced fever … Continue reading CDC Expert Vaccine Court Witness Now Claims Vaccines Cause Autism

Toxic Heavy Metal Fluoridation Chemicals Added To Public Water Supplies Now Coming From China Fluoride Action Network |

Toxic Heavy Metal Fluoridation Chemicals Added To Public Water Supplies Now Coming From China Fluoride Action Network | It is becoming increasingly common for U.S. water departments to purchase their fluoride chemicals from China. While little appears to be known about the source of these chemicals, recent incidents indicate that the contents of these chemicals … Continue reading Toxic Heavy Metal Fluoridation Chemicals Added To Public Water Supplies Now Coming From China Fluoride Action Network |

Furloughed federal worker rations insulin, goes to bed not knowing if she’ll wake up in the morning

Furloughed federal worker rations insulin, goes to bed not knowing if she'll wake up in the morning Mallory Lorge, who suffers from Type 1 diabetes, is forced to ration her insulin and look at her possessions to decide what she can sell to pay down her bills because she isn’t receiving a paycheck during the … Continue reading Furloughed federal worker rations insulin, goes to bed not knowing if she’ll wake up in the morning

Farm Bailout Money Goes To Promote GMO Corn/Soy, Huge Factory Farm Ag Corporations And Republican Politicians, Instead Of Small, Organic Family Farms That Currently Receive No Subsidies Or Entitlements | A Green Road Journal

Why is junk food like GMO corn, canola, white sugar, and soy oil so cheap? Huge corporate farms growing GMO seeds in a toxic environment get huge corporate welfare payments, entitlements and artificial taxpayer money for their product, so they can sell it cheaper than anyone else can and still turn a profit. At the … Continue reading Farm Bailout Money Goes To Promote GMO Corn/Soy, Huge Factory Farm Ag Corporations And Republican Politicians, Instead Of Small, Organic Family Farms That Currently Receive No Subsidies Or Entitlements | A Green Road Journal

Oceans Are Warming Much Faster Than We Thought. Here’s What It Means – Rolling Stone

Oceans Are Warming Much Faster Than We Thought. Here’s What It Means – Rolling Stone Fast-warming oceans are devastating to coral reefs. Coral reefs are vanishing five times more frequently than they were 40 years ago, and will be gone entirely within your lifetime. Fast-warming oceans intensify hurricanes. For example, one recent paper linked the … Continue reading Oceans Are Warming Much Faster Than We Thought. Here’s What It Means – Rolling Stone