Disaster ‘driving painfully home the rising risks from extreme weather and climate change,’ UN conference warns by Nadia Prupis As Cyclone Pam devastated the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, where resources are already strained under the effects of climate change, United Nations officials and the country’s president on Saturday called for immediate action to [...]
|By: CTuttle Saturday March 14, 2015 6:30 pm|
|By: CTuttle Friday March 6, 2015 6:30 pm|
Austrian minister declares: ‘Our goal must be a ceasefire, not an escalation’ By Deirdre Fulton Even as some U.S. and European officials urged the Obama administration not to provide weaponry and further military assistance to Ukraine—among the options being weighed by the White House—the second-highest ranking U.S. diplomat warned on Friday that pressure to arm [...]
|By: CTuttle Wednesday February 18, 2015 7:00 pm|
After weeks of intense fighting, including the last several days under a cease-fire plan that appeared to have no bearing in the eastern Ukrainian city of Debaltseve, the Ukraine Army on Wednesday ordered a full retreat of its forces as rebels opposed to the Kiev government sounded victory and raised a flag over the strategically important town.
|By: CTuttle Friday November 21, 2014 6:50 pm|
Columbia Prof. Rashid Khalidi is dead-on with his assertion that we’re the biggest enablers to Israel’s illegal occupation…!
|By: CTuttle Saturday November 15, 2014 12:45 pm|
On Thursday, SoS Kerry sat down with Bibi and Jordan’s King Playstation to try and rein in the madness of the Al Aqsa hostilities…
|By: CTuttle Saturday November 1, 2014 8:00 pm|
Kerry phones Netanyahu to apologize over ‘chickenshit’ slur
So while he has ramped up the pressure on Al Aqsa, the Settlement growth, and closing Gaza’s two crossings recently, Bibi’s actions on Al Aqsa, speak far louder than his words…
|By: CTuttle Monday October 6, 2014 8:00 pm|
Once again Bibi is lying through his teeth, let’s delve into some of his asinine assertions…
|By: CTuttle Monday September 29, 2014 8:00 pm|
Seriously, why won’t Abu Mazen sign the Rome Statute…?
|By: dakine01 Wednesday June 4, 2014 2:18 pm|
Through all these four plus years of job growth to get back to where we were at the start of the Great Recession, we have been falling behind as it takes roughly 90,000 new jobs each month just to keep up with the new people entering the job market each month. If we take it back to the beginning of the Great Recession in December 2007, we are still in the hole on needed jobs by a bit over 7M (6.5 (years) x 12 (months per year) x 90K (jobs per month) = 7,020,000.)
|By: CTuttle Sunday June 1, 2014 4:00 pm|
Bibi is relentless in his Zionist pursuits…