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Mass Arrests as Thousands Descend on Senate Demanding Lawmakers Reject Kavanaugh

    Mass Arrests as Thousands Descend on Senate Demanding Lawmakers Reject Kavanaugh

As the Senate moved one step closer to voting to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, thousands of men and women took over the atrium of the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on Thursday afternoon, voicing solidarity with sexual assault survivors and demanding that lawmakers reject President Donald Trump’s nominee. After…

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Warnings Mount That Trump’s NAFTA 2.0 is Just Another ‘Corporate Giveaway’

    Warnings Mount That Trump’s NAFTA 2.0 is Just Another ‘Corporate Giveaway’

Environmentalists on Monday slammed President Donald Trump’s replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), with Food & Water Watch executive director Wenonah Hauter warning that it “would enshrine and globalize Trump’s deregulatory zealotry into a trade pact that would outlast the administration and imperil future efforts to protect consumers, workers, and the environment.” Presented…

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New FCC Ruling Gives Federal Government Control of 5G Rollout

    New FCC Ruling Gives Federal Government Control of 5G Rollout

On Monday October 1st, Sacramento, Houston, Indianapolis and Los Angeles became the first cities to gain access to Verizon’s 5G Wireless service. The City of Sacramento has become a focus of Verizon’s nationwide expansion of 5G, or 5th Generation Cellular technology. “We were able to make Sacramento one of our first 5G cities because Mayor…

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US F-35 Fighter Jet Fizzles, Totaled in Epic Crash Just One Day After Combat Debut

    US F-35 Fighter Jet Fizzles, Totaled in Epic Crash Just One Day After Combat Debut

BEAUFORT, SOUTH CAROLINA — According to several reports citing U.S. military sources, the Lockheed Martin-manufactured F-35 jet – the most expensive U.S. fighter jet ever and the most expensive weapon system in the world – crashed spectacularly on Friday, just one day after its first-ever successful airstrike, resulting in the “total loss” of the aircraft.…

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Global De-Dollarization Spells Jolts and Crises for US Economy

  Global De-Dollarization Spells Jolts and Crises for US Economy

BEIJING — In January, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to denounce Pakistan’s commitment to fighting terrorism. Twenty-four hours later, Pakistan’s central bank announced that it no longer would use the U.S. dollar in international transactions, and would instead switch to the Chinese yuan. Four months later, in response to the Trump Administration’s withdrawal from…

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Drug Enforcement Administration Investigates Pill Mills in Small Rust Belt Town

  Drug Enforcement Administration Investigates Pill Mills in Small Rust Belt Town

DEA agents discover another small town in America’s Rust Belt with an overabundance of opioids. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) last week conducted inspections at several pharmacy locations in the Clay County, Tennessee town of Celina, following a massive spike of painkiller purchases from drug distribution companies. According to the sales data, obtained by the DEA, several…

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“Is This What We Destroy Lives For?” Iraq, Afghanistan Vets’ Guilt, Unanswered Questions Spike Suicide Rate

  “Is This What We Destroy Lives For?” Iraq, Afghanistan Vets’ Guilt, Unanswered Questions Spike Suicide Rate

WASHINGTON —  New data released Wednesday by the Department of Veterans Affairs has shown that the suicide rate among young military veterans continues to climb, despite a decline in the overall suicide rate among U.S. military veterans, amid department efforts to combat the problem. The new data was made available in the VA’s National Suicide…

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A Greedy Economy on Borrowed Time: America Under the Sword of Damocles

  A Greedy Economy on Borrowed Time: America Under the Sword of Damocles

NEW YORK — On the afternoon of December 31, 1999, I boarded a flight from Chicago O’Hare airport for San Francisco International and found myself seated next to a bear of a man, who, at 6 feet 6 inches tall, and more than 300 pounds, squeezed into the middle seat of an emergency row. His…

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Now Biggest Donor in all of US Politics, Sheldon Adelson Brings an Israel First Agenda to Washington

  Now Biggest Donor in all of US Politics, Sheldon Adelson Brings an Israel First Agenda to Washington

WASHINGTON – According to publicly available campaign finance data, Sheldon Adelson – the conservative, Zionist, casino billionaire –is now the biggest spender on federal elections in all of American politics. Adelson, who was the top donor to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Republican Party in 2016, has cemented his role as the top political donor…

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New Study Finds a Popular Chemical is Harming Honey Bees

  New Study Finds a Popular Chemical is Harming Honey Bees

A newly published study from researchers at the University of Texas at Austin points to the popular chemical glyphosate as a culprit for harming special gut bacteria in honey bees. The study, “Glyphosate perturbs the gut microbiota of honey bees”, was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and points to exposure to…

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