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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

 





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The Latest: Trump cancels business talks in 3 countries
Hard to be everywhere at once.
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Did the Clinton Foundation pay for Chelsea’s wedding?
Where else would they get that kind of money?
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Obama unleashes 3,853 regs, 18 for every law,
record 97,110 pages of red tape

Obama tries to smother us.
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Donald Trump Offers a Cyber-Security Prescription:
‘Old-Fashioned’ Paper Sent by Courier

Sounds incredibly simplistic but it makes a kind of goofy sense.
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Billy Graham was no prophet;
His dealings with presidents
mixed vanity and naivete

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Jewish World Review, by George F. Will    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 2/21/2018 9:55:57 PM     Post Reply
Asked in 1972 if he believed in miracles, Billy Graham answered: Yes, Jesus performed some and there are many "miracles around us today, including television and airplanes." Graham was no theologian. Neither was he a prophet. Jesus said "a prophet hath no honor in his own country." Prophets take adversarial stances toward their times, as did the 20th century´s two greatest religious leaders, Martin Luther King and Pope John Paul II. Graham did not. Partly for that reason, his country showered him with honors. So, the subtitle of Grant Wacker´s 2014 book "America´s Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation"

   

 


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New York University issues public
apology for ´racially insensitive´
meal served during Black History Month

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Independent [UK], by Chelsea Ritschel    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 2/22/2018 1:45:08 PM     Post Reply
New York University has issued a public apology and fired their director of food service after students pointed out the watermelon-flavoured water and collard greens the school was serving during Black History Month were racially insensitive. College of Arts and Science sophomore Nia Harris noticed the offensive meal when she walked into Weinstein Passport Dining Hall - before alerting the deans of the school and NYU’s President Hamilton of the insensitive and “stereotypical” meal. In her letter, which she also shared on Facebook, Harris wrote: “It is with great sadness and frustration that I even have to send this email.”

Jeff Flake to introduce bill to raise
minimum age to purchase assault
rifle to 21 years old

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Washington Examiner, by Melissa Quinn    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 2/21/2018 2:45:51 PM     Post Reply
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., is working with Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., on a new bill that raises the minimum age to buy assault rifles such as an AR-15 to 21 years old, he said Wednesday. “A kid too young buy a handgun should be too young to buy an #AR15. Working with @SenFeinstein on a bipartisan bill that will raise the minimum purchase age for non-military buyers from 18 to 21 - the same age you currently have to be to purchase a handgun,” Flake tweeted. (Tweet) Under federal law, the minimum age to buy a handgun is 21, and the

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes
wants the richest 1% of Americans to
fund a basic income for 90 million people

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Business Insider, by Jeremy Berke    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 2/21/2018 11:41:29 AM     Post Reply
Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook and chair of the Economic Security Project, has a proposal to attack the problem of rising income inequality through a basic income, a system of wealth distribution in which people receive a standard salary just for being alive. And he wants to pay for it by raising taxes on the one percent. (Snip) To pay for this, Hughes proposes bringing tax rates on the top 1% of earners in the country to 50% — which is in line with the historical average, he said. The idea is to provide people with a reliable income

Divorce, drugs, drinking: Billy Graham’s
children and their absent father

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Washington Post, by William Martin    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 2/21/2018 7:14:22 PM     Post Reply
Billy Graham and Ruth Bell met at Wheaton College in the fall of 1940. A vivacious and feisty beauty who had grown up in China as the daughter of Presbyterian medical missionaries, Ruth was the prize catch of her class. After a first date, to a performance of Handel’s “Messiah,” Billy wrote home to announce that he had met the girl he planned to marry. Ruth described Billy as “a man that knew God in a very unusual way.” Graham died Wednesday in his home in Montreat, N.C., at the age of 99. The courtship between Billy and Ruth, though hardly

How Banks Could Control Gun
Sales if Washington Won’t

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New York Times, by Andrew Ross Sorkin    Original Article
Posted By: PaleAle- 2/22/2018 3:10:19 PM     Post Reply
For the past year, chief executives have often talked about the new sense of moral responsibility that corporations have to help their communities and confront social challenges even when Washington won’t. What if the finance industry — credit card companies like Visa, Mastercard and American Express; credit card processors like First Data; and banks like JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo — were to effectively set new rules for the sales of guns in America? Collectively, they have more leverage over the gun industry than any lawmaker. And it wouldn’t be hard for them to take a stand.

   

 

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The Latest: Angry students,
parents confront Sen. Rubio

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Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 2/21/2018 10:31:57 PM     Post Reply
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- The Latest on the deadly Florida school shooting (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is being challenged by angry students, teachers and parents who are demanding stronger gun-control measures after a shooting rampage claimed 17 lives at a Florida high school. One of those confronting Rubio at a CNN´s "Stand Up" town hall Wednesday night was Fred Guttenberg, whose 14-year-old daughter Jaime Guttenberg was killed on Feb. 14 with 16 others. Guttenberg told Rubio that his comments about the shooting "and those of your president this week have been pathetically weak."

   

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