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Yearly Themed Reports 2023

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Summary For decades, ResourcesForLife.com has offered content posts on fairly narrow or specific news stories and topics. These posts had minimal revisions and updates after publishing. In 2022, increasingly, posts took the form of longer articles on topics with numerous news stories and resource links in a single post. These were updated as new relevant… Continue reading Yearly Themed Reports 2023

2022 Year in Review

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Summary This page contains some videos from news agencies, leaders, and companies offering reflections on the year 2022. They are listed in chronological order with the most recent at the top. News PBS (30 Dec 2022) “NewsHour viewers reflect on the biggest moments of the year” — As we close out one year and look… Continue reading 2022 Year in Review

Nancy Pelosi News 2022

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Summary This page offers some current news about Nancy Pelosi, as well as links to additional reference and reading. On 22 Dec 2022, Nancy Pelosi posted this farewell message on her Facebook page: Links Nancy Pelosi resource pages on various websites. News NBC (21 Dec 2022) “Zelenskyy Presents Ukrainian Flag To Congress” — Zelenskyy presented… Continue reading Nancy Pelosi News 2022

Quick Mind Exercises 2022

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Summary This page contains some mind exercises that are quick, easy, and effective. The image at the top of this page “Mind Your Head” is a photo from Pexels, a free service made possible by photographers donating their pictures to be used as stock photos. In this case, mind your head has a double meaning.… Continue reading Quick Mind Exercises 2022

Global Economy News 2022

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Summary This page contains a few curated news stories relating to the global economy. They are listed below in chronological order with the source and date for each entry. Self-Fulfilling Prophecy Speculation about an economic downturn is probably the primary cause of economic downturns. At the end of 2022, many tech firms began laying off… Continue reading Global Economy News 2022

Digital Currency Report 2022

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Summary This document provides general information and a few curated news stories relating to the state of digital currency at the end of 2022. About Digital currency and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum promised a kind of “power to the people” — giving individuals the opportunity to create wealth through mining systems. As the value of… Continue reading Digital Currency Report 2022

Women’s Rights News 2022

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Summary This is a 2022 year-end report on the state of women’s rights around the world, with a curated selection of stories. News reports are listed below in chronological order with source and date used for each entry heading. Historic Context For context, in the United States, as recent as a few generations ago, in… Continue reading Women’s Rights News 2022

Fusion Energy News 2022

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Summary This document provides current information about fusion energy. News stories are in chronological order below with source and date as the heading for each entry. “We were able to reach pressures more than two times the center of the sun and about 150 million degrees [Celsius].” This is about 10 times hotter than the… Continue reading Fusion Energy News 2022

China-India Relations 2022

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Summary In December 2022, tensions between China and India escalated slightly. Hopefully this reference page will be of little necessity going forward, but it’s being created to track related stories. News stories are below in chronological order with the most recent at the top. Source and date are provided for each entry. CNN (15 Dec… Continue reading China-India Relations 2022

World Wedding Traditions 2022

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Summary This page provides a sampling of wedding videos from different cultures around the world. They are listed in chronological order with the most recent at the top. A description and date is provided for each video. Note that wedding videographers may not approve their videos for embedding on websites. So, they must be viewed… Continue reading World Wedding Traditions 2022

Direct Action Report 2022

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Introduction This document provides some recent news reports relating to direct action in 2022, and the context for what we are seeing globally. In its simplest form, direct action is a way for a group to circumvent the normal democratic process for the advancement of a goal. While freedom of speech is part of the… Continue reading Direct Action Report 2022