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US Troops Under Drone Assault in Iraqi Capital

Drones attack Balad Air Base hosting US troops near Iraqi capital From www.presstv.ir 2022-01-15 08:49:00 Excerpt:   An air base housing US military forces and warplanes in the north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad has been hit by drones amid a rise in attacks on the positions of US occupation forces in the Arab country. Sabereen News, a […]

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Synagogue Hostage Taker is Malik Faisal Akram

Police identify hostage-taker in Texas synagogue standoff From nypost.com 2022-01-16 15:23:00 Excerpt:   The suspect who held a rabbi and his congregants hostage at a Texas synagogue was identified Sunday as a British citizen, as witnesses recalled watching the terrifying situation play out on a Facebook livestream. Hostage-taker Malik Faisal Akram, 44, was shot dead […]

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Is Adele’s Irreverent “Oh My God” Video Really Biblical?

What Adele’s Shockingly Biblical New Music Video Teaches About Sin From thefederalist.com 2022-01-15 12:30:00 Kylee Zempel Excerpt:   Upon first glance, the new music video for Adele’s recent song “Oh My God” appears consistent with its name: irreverent or sacrilegious. What else could lyrics like “I am a grown woman and I do what I […]

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Texas Synagogue Terrorist has International Ties Beyond UK Home

Top GOP lawmaker discloses ‘something more’ to hostage crisis at Texas synagogue; investigation goes global From www.theblaze.com 2022-01-16 22:45:00 Chris Enloe Excerpt:   A top House Republican revealed Sunday the investigation into the man who took four people hostage at a Texas synagogue on Saturday has gone international. What are the details? Rep. Michael McCaul […]

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Congress Might Finally Take Veterans Suffering from Toxic Exposure Seriously

U.S. House committee wants to hear from veterans with toxic exposure From www.jdnews.com 2022-01-17 10:31:14 Excerpt: Veterans who experienced toxic exposure in the military now have a chance to tell their stories to people who can make a difference. U.S. Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, announced last week the […]

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Yellen Hints at Redistributing Wealth from Majorities to Minorities

Treasury’s Yellen sees ‘much more work’ ahead to narrow racial wealth divide From www.reuters.com 2022-01-17 10:08:00 Excerpt:   WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury took key steps over the past year to address longstanding economic injustices facing Americans of color, but still has “much more work” ahead to narrow the racial wealth divide, […]

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SCOTUS Might Halt Vaccine Mandates

Conservatives on Supreme Court Poised to Block Biden’s Vaccine and Mask Mandates From truthout.org 2022-01-10 20:11:20 Excerpt: Despite the fact that we are in the midst of an unprecedented and deadly pandemic with no signs of abating, the right-wing majority on the Supreme Court appears unlikely to stop the carnage. The reactionary “justices” seem more […]

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Artists Sign Anti-Israel-Boycott Letter

Over 100 artists sign letter against anti-Israel boycott – The Jerusalem Post From www.jpost.com 2022-01-10 19:07:00 Excerpt: Over 120 artists and celebrities have signed an open letter against the boycott of Israel at the Sydney Festival, following the withdrawal of 20 participants from the arts festival over the Israeli embassy in Australia’s funding of the event. Gene […]

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Daughter of Texas Senator Cruz Announces She is Bi

Ted Cruz’s teen daughter comes out as bisexual / LGBTQ Nation From www.lgbtqnation.com 2022-01-10 18:55:22 Excerpt: Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) daughter, Caroline, has reportedly come out on social media as bisexual while castigating her father’s far-right political views. In a video posted to TikTok, she also accuses her parents of digitally altering a photo for […]

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Nicaragua Faces US Sanctions After Election

US slaps new sanctions on Nicaragua on Ortega’s inauguration day | Elections News From www.aljazeera.com 2022-01-10 20:32:40 Excerpt:   The United States on Monday imposed a new round of sanctions on Nicaraguan officials, including the defence minister, on the day President Daniel Ortega was sworn into office following highly questionable elections. Monday’s action, the latest […]

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