Nature Republic

19 Feb 19
Book Club Discussion Questions

“History is a merciless judge. It lays bare our tragic blunders and foolish missteps and exposes our most intimate secrets, wielding the power of hindsight like an arrogant detective who seems to know the end of the mystery from the outset.” Cast of Characters: The Family Mollie Burkhart, a wealthy Osage woman whose family was […]

19 Feb 19
Newsfile Corp.

Mokopane, South Africa–(Newsfile Corp. – February 18, 2019) – Ivanhoe Mines’ (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairmen Robert Friedland and Yufeng “Miles” Sun, and Ivanplats’ Managing Director Dr. Patricia Makhesha, announced today that the weighted price of the ‘basket’ of metals contained in the ore at the Platreef palladium-platinum-rhodium-nickel-copper-gold project has risen to a new, three-year […]

19 Feb 19
Frisky Satyr

Arnold Böcklin (1877/85) The contrast between the bright luminescent Goddess of Hunting Diana, champion of chasteness, and the in part lecherous, in part fearful furry fauns watching her could hardly be greater. Their hands almost meet in the center of the canvas, but the rear faun just manages to hold back his companion in time. […]

19 Feb 19
Educational Abolitionist

One of the greatest minds of the late 20th and early 21st centuries has passed away. The writings of John Taylor Gatto have taught me much, even in passing. Gatto’s books possess a passion I haven’t encountered in any other author. They have inspired this blog. Nor have many other authors changed how I viewed […]

19 Feb 19
State of Globe

By John W. Whitehead “When the President does it, that means that it is not illegal.”—Richard Nixon Who pays the price for the dissolution of the constitutional covenant that holds the government and its agents accountable to the will of the people? We all do. This ill-advised decision by President Trump to circumvent the Constitution’s […]

19 Feb 19
Russia News Now

The announcement by President D. Trump of the intention to withdraw the United States from the Treaty on the Elimination of Intermediate-Range and Shorter-Range Missiles (INF Treaty), which was made at the end of December last year, continues to be on the list of world political events of paramount importance. The INF Treaty was signed […]

18 Feb 19
Stately McDaniel Manor

Last week’s installment of this updated series asked a fundamental question: Do human beings have an unalienable right to self- defense? There is no question the founding fathers of our constitutional, representative republic believed they do, and they acknowledged–not created–that unalienable right in the Second Amendment. This was finally–in 2008 and 2010 respectively–affirmed in the Supreme Court’s […]

18 Feb 19
Leaving the USA and Moving to Mexico!

February 18, 2019 Moving to Mexico:  USAdios.com Chapter 33:  Free nights for you in our house in Tulum? We will be living where many people vacation.  “Yeah but Tulum is a tourist trap.”  A reader commented recently. Is it a trap?  Or just a popular destination?  To me, Disneyland is a tourist trap.  You pay […]

18 Feb 19
REVEAL Human Rights

Beginning in the early 1990s, sources began to report cases of SEA by peacekeepers in regions such as Cambodia, Timor-Leste, and West Africa (Stern, 2015). The public became outraged after learning that United Nations peacekeepers were using their positions of power as leverage over the communities which they were sent to protect and utilizing this […]

18 Feb 19
Travel with Emilie

I truly didn’t know what to expect when my boyfriend told me that he had to travel to Colombia for work and that his project ended around Christmas. To be honest, like most people around me, the first words that came into my head when thinking about Colombia were FARC, violence, drugs and kidnapping. When […]

18 Feb 19
ATwork space

The American Revolutionary War began on April 19, 1775 when British soldiers fired on Massachusetts militia who refused to surrender their arms after being ordered to do so. In the immediate engagement at Lexington and Concorde, casualties numbered about 90 colonists and 300 red coats.  Both sides represented British citizens, and so this represented the […]

18 Feb 19
Vogenix Self Tanner

2019-02-18 13:15:00 Ah, Amazon wishlists. Why do you taunt me so? These cult-favorite beauty products most added to Amazon wishlists are generally coveted items lots of reviewers swear by — which makes them incredibly tempting to purchase. Whether or not you’re scrolling through brilliant beauty products that you know you’ll buy at some point, or […]

18 Feb 19
GN4GN.COM: WATCHMEN OF YHVH

By Hailey Branson-Potts, Richard Winton and Matt Hamilton Jan 18, 2019 | 4:50 PM https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-ed-buck-west-hollywood-20190110-story.html In 2010, then-California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman was holding a political rally at a Hollywood hotel when from the front row a man started heckling her. “What are you hiding?” the man shouted at the Republican candidate. “You’re looking like […]