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Mike Pence — So Help Me God

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Summary In So Help Me God by Mike Pence, we get an unfiltered candid look at the former Vice President from one of his greatest critics — himself. This page offers some of the information found on the book’s Amazon page. At the bottom of this document is the review and commentary I posted to… Continue reading Mike Pence — So Help Me God

Condoleezza Rice News 2022

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Summary Condoleezza Rice is an American diplomat and political scientist who is the current director of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. In November 2022, leaders and members of the Republican Party began doing some soul searching to evaluate what a refreshed vision for the party might be. The mid-term election outcome pointed to the… Continue reading Condoleezza Rice News 2022

GOP Leadership Report 2022

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Summary This document provides links to news and resources related to the rebuilding of the Republican Party under new leadership. Since 2016, the Republican Party has been fully committed to Donald Trump as their spokesperson, continuing beyond the 2020 election. His brash and somewhat chaotic style of leadership evolved to define the new Republican Party,… Continue reading GOP Leadership Report 2022

Ukraine War News 2022

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Summary This page offers recent news about the war in Ukraine. Entries are listed in chronological order with the source and date used as entry headers. Deutsche Welle (24 Nov 2022) “Attacks on civilians and infrastructure: Has Russia become a ‘terrorist state’?” — Massacres, torture and kidnappings: the list of alleged war crimes committed by… Continue reading Ukraine War News 2022

Facebook News 2022

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Summary This page provides selected news about Facebook with a focus on the decline of the platform. On 9 Nov 2022, it was announced that 11,000 people would be let go from the company. In addition to the challenges of difficult economic times, social media platforms are encountering consumer fatigue. People are: More information is… Continue reading Facebook News 2022

Twitter News 2022

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Summary In the fall of 2022, Elon Musk bought Twitter. Some of the news leading up to the buyout, and management decisions that followed, resulted in Twitter gaining free headline coverage in multiple news cycles for an extended period. This page was created on 6 Nov 2022. OVERVIEW — This page provides selected news stories about… Continue reading Twitter News 2022

Privatizing Water as a Commodity – Scarcity of Natural Resources as Demand and Population Increases

Video About Water is fundamental to life, yet it’s also a scarce commodity. In many cases, greed and mismanagement are causing this life-giving essential to run dry. What happens when water is monetized? From Australia to California, from New York to London and Brussels, this investigative documentary tells the story of the global struggle over… Continue reading Privatizing Water as a Commodity – Scarcity of Natural Resources as Demand and Population Increases

VICE News Reporter Hind Hassan Visits Taliban Militants

Video About On February 29, 2020, the United States signed a peace deal with the Taliban to end America’s longest war. The historic agreement was intended to create a pathway towards peace in Afghanistan, but one year later, violence in the country has reached an all-time high. Under the 2020 peace deal, the U.S. agreed… Continue reading VICE News Reporter Hind Hassan Visits Taliban Militants

With Help and Approval from Congress and Twitter, Donald Trump Launches 2024 Campaign

Shortly after Congress acquitted Donald Trump yesterday, #MAGA became a trending hashtag on Twitter, and as the sun rises today #Trump2024 is trending. There was no golden escalator event for the launch of Trump’s 2024 campaign. Trump was not present at his Congressional hearing, nor was he tweeting on Twitter, but the campaign launch continued… Continue reading With Help and Approval from Congress and Twitter, Donald Trump Launches 2024 Campaign

These Bipartisan Efforts are Inspiring and Impactful

Overview As a nation, collectively and as individuals, many are focusing 90% of their energy on the 10% of things that we disagree on rather than the 90% that we agree on. As has been said repeatedly, what unites us is greater than what divides us. Our country faces many challenges. We could list the… Continue reading These Bipartisan Efforts are Inspiring and Impactful

Black Community Leaders Speak Out Against Violent Protests

We’ve witnessed decades of violent and militant acts among right-wing extremists. Everything from incidents like the 1995 Oklahoma bombing, to more recent events like the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Right-wing extremists seem to be more heavily armed and motivated to do greater harm than their leftist counterparts. There are many examples of armed right-wing… Continue reading Black Community Leaders Speak Out Against Violent Protests