It’s likely coincidental that Prince William would criticize the Bezos et. al. gratuitous flights to the edge of space the same day the Guardian published a stunning article, “The Climate Disaster is here”.

The Guardian authors write “The last time it was hotter than now was at least 125,000 years…


Sedition is a revolt or an incitement to revolt against established authority, usually in the form of TREASON or DEFAMATION against government.

Sedition is a crime in the United States under 18 U.S.C.A. § 2384 (2000), a federal statute that punishes seditious conspiracy, and 18 U.S.C.A. …


Mangrove estuaries are home to the rare American crocodile. While there are only two living species of alligators, there are over a dozen species of crocodiles found around the world.

Adult crocodiles can live in salt water, new hatchlings and young crocodiles actually need brackish water — a mixture of…


A new Pew Research Center survey finds that 69% of U.S. adults say the United States has mostly failed to achieve its goals in Afghanistan but most forget that the goals of the U.S. …


People may understand that they should act in a certain way for the greater good, but as individuals, they are loathe to turn off their air conditioning or stop flying places for vacations — knowing that others will not be joining them. …


Republicans and Democrats are more divided along ideological lines — and partisan antipathy is deeper and more extensive — than at any point in the last two decades. …


In a recent article in the New York Times ( https://www.nytimes.com/2021/08/13/opinion/Alabama-Covid-vaccine-politics.html?referringSource=articleShare ), associate professor of creative writing at Auburn University, Anton DiSclafani, writes “the idea of truth has suddenly become slippery. There is no truth, it seems. Only what you choose to believe, and how.

Mikhail Gorbachev, who oversaw the…

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