MCALLEN, Texas — The words “all rise” were still ringing in the brightly lit South Texas courtroom last week when Peter E. Ormsby slipped unceremoniously into his seat. “Good morning,” the 62-year-old federal magistrate said as the courtroom filled with the clanking of shackled defendants returning to their wooden benches. “We’re here to take up […]Read More ‘They just took them?’ Frantic parents separated from their kids fill courts on the border
June 8, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) — The international workout company CrossFit continued to display its LGBT support this week when it fired a high-profile employee Wednesday after he tweeted that celebrating “pride” is a sin. Earlier this month, CrossFit fired an Indianapolis affiliate owner, Brandon Lowe, and closed his gym after he cancelled a special pride-themed […]Read More Global fitness franchise fires local operator for saying LGBT Pride is a ‘sin’
Returning to the moon is a low priority. President Trump is determined to send astronauts back to the Moon, but that isn’t what most Americans want from their national space agency. A new study from Pew Research Center has revealed that the Trump administration’s plans for NASA are wildly out of sync with the public’s […]Read More Trump’s Plans For NASA Are Entirely Out of Sync With What Most Americans Want
How do you deal with a bully without becoming a thug? In this wise and soulful talk, peace activist Scilla Elworthy maps out the skills we need — as nations and individuals — to fight extreme force without using force in return. To answer the question of why and how non-violence works, she evokes historical […]Read More A great video on how to practice Non-Violence
“The meeting was supposed to be about hurricane preparedness, as disaster officials gathered at Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters days after the start of the 2018 season. But President Trump had a lot else on his mind, turning the closed-door discussion into soliloquies on his prowess in negotiating airplane deals, his popularity, the effectiveness of […]Read More In private FEMA remarks, Trump’s focus strays from hurricanes
” Bill Adler was invited last year to bid on a contract to make commercial sausage stuffers for a company that wanted to replace its Chinese supplier. The customer had just one nonnegotiable demand: Match China’s price. Adler, owner of metal-parts maker Stripmatic Products, thought he could. But even as he readied his proposal, talk of President […]Read More Trump’s tariffs stopped Ohio factory from bringing back jobs from China
“GUANGZHOU, China — A crisis over a mysterious ailment sickening American diplomats and their families — which began in Cuba and recently appeared in China — has widened as the State Department evacuated at least two more Americans from China on Wednesday. The Americans who were evacuated worked at the American Consulate in the southern […]Read More Americans mysteriously getting sick in China
““As 220 survivors of Ireland’s notorious Magdalene Laundries convened for a state-sponsored meeting in Dublin on Tuesday, strikingly similar pleas for the lost went up at their hotel. Orders of Roman Catholic nuns ran the laundries for profit, and women and girls were put to work there, supposedly as a form of penance. The laundries were filled […]Read More These Women Survived Ireland’s Magdalene Laundries. They’re Ready to Talk.
The results are in folks and now it’s time to prepare for the general election. Josh Harder is the democratic candidate and Jeff Denham is the republican candidate. Who are you voting for? Click here for more info “If people voting for all five Democrats in Tuesday’s Primary line up behind Harder in the fall, it […]Read More Denham Vs Harder – Who’s going to be our next congressman?
The most important issue in my opinion which the article de-prioritizes is a Modesto High School refused to accommodate a group of recent children who immigrated here legally. “Problems surfaced in March when two sisters from Afghanistan were denied enrollment in the Davis program over questions about their true birthdates. There were more frustrations and […]Read More Refugee Students Treated With Equality and New Superintendent receives a salary of 250,000.