An “improvised explosive device” detonated on a London underground train Friday morning, injuring 23 people on their way to work. The explosion occurred at Parsons Green station and the authorities are treating it as an act of terrorism. While both British and world leaders responded with empathy, President Trump exploited the attack to forward his … Continued
Cats and dogs can see ultraviolet light that is invisible to the human eye.
Senate and House Democratic Leaders announced late Wednesday night that they had reached a deal with President Trump to protect “Dreamers” from deportation, after he had previously begun the dismantling of the Obama era DACA program earlier this month. The agreement was reportedly made in exchange for enhanced border security, but specifically not including any … Continued
This morning the office of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders introduced his Medicare for All Act of 2017, new universal healthcare legislation that so far claims 15 Democratic co-sponsors in the Senate, many of whom are considered contenders for the 2020 presidency. Yesterday evening Sander’s office quoted Pope Francis in a tweet, saying: “Health is not … Continued
While en route from Colombia to Rome, Pope Francis shared with journalists a passage from Psalms about the stubbornness of man as they flew over the devastation of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean: “Man is stupid, the Bible said […] When you don’t want to see, you don’t see.” The pope was speaking pointedly of … Continued
After leaving a path of destruction across the Caribbean Islands and Florida, Hurricane Irma downgraded to a tropical storm this morning, though this has done nothing to quell its continuing torrential rain and violent winds in Florida and Georgia. Surprisingly, Puerto Ricans were spared the worst of the storm and are now rallying to aid … Continued
Irma is expected to grow into a Category 4 over the next few days.
Mueller has a new partner in crime.
Many hoped she would be a champion for women’s equality in the White House.