1. Coyote

    Extremely Dangerous "Camp Fire" in CA Grows to 8000 Acres in Under Seven Hours

    Here we go again. For the third time in a year, I'm watching the Cal Fire Map closely and listening to my Nixle alerts. This is really getting old. And it's only going to get worse with each passing year. Camp Fire near Chico: California...
  2. bajisima

    [GW #14] France is bringing back mandatory national service for 16 year olds

    French President Emmanuel Macron is bringing mandatory national service back to France. The service program, called the universal national service, will require every French citizen to participate when he or she turns 16 years old. The aim of the service program is to "encourage the...
  3. DemoWhip

    Starting Monday, calorie counts on menus are going to be mandatory

    Starting Monday, calorie counts on menus are going to be mandatory By Julia Belluz ==================================================== It's good to see Trump following President Obama's lead on this important matter! This will greatly help people to realize that what they're eating...
  4. ptif219

    California Parents Barred from Opting Kids Out of Mandatory LGBT-Inclusive Textbooks

    It seems the democrats think they are dictators and can take away parents rights. The democrats need to stop looking at Trump and need to look at their own party. This needs to be addressed by the GOP...
  5. The Man

    Mandatory HIV tests for flight crews?

    Rights groups and labor unions oppose Russian government's plan to require HIV and hepatitis testing for new pilots and aviation staff There is an HIV epidemic in Russia: There is a lot of ignorance and paranoia...
  6. Madeline

    Is Death The Mandatory Sentence For Treason?

    Assuming Trump agreed to weaken NATO or even withdraw the US from it, etc. in exchange for more wealth in a deal with Putin, did he commit treason? If he did and is convicted, is it mandatory that he be executed? Your thoughts?
  7. thrilling

    Should Dash Cams be mandatory?

    I don't like the idea of people using their dash cams, other than to show what happened during an accident. Voyarism, stalking, whatever. I also, don't like the idea that people might be able to use video to create money making opportunities, via rigged or set up accidents. But there are...
  8. zitiboy

    Mandatory organ donation

    Should we have it? Thousands die every year for lack of a donor. In Britain, i think it's mandatory, in Portugal, it's Britain I beleive it's mandatory while you're still alive. If someone needs a kidney / or part of a liver (livers regenerate) and your number comes up, you get a...
  9. bajisima

    Senate bill would block mandatory labeling of GMO products

    This is going to be an interesting fight.. A Senate committee is moving forward on legislation that would prevent states from requiring labels on genetically modified foods. "Vermont is set to require such labels this summer. Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts of Kansas released draft...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    TRUMP at Liberty UNIV, mandatory attendance to RW political speeches or FINED

    I know this is a private CHRISTIAN COLLEGE but apparently these kids have NO CHOICE but to attend a mandated POLITICAL CAMPAIGN speech. Are you fucking kidding me?? I would pull my kid out of that school in a NY second. I can't find the specifics of Trumps visit today, I just heard it on NBC...
  11. StanStill

    Oregon and the Injustice of Mandatory Minimums

    Oregon and the Injustice of Mandatory Minimums Members of America's political left share far more concerns in common with the armed protestors than many apparently realize. CONOR FRIEDERSDORF JAN 5, 2016 The activists who began occupying government buildings in the Oregon wilderness over the...
  12. A

    Brown Signs Mandatory Vaccinations Bill

    One of the toughest vaccination laws in the nation was signed by California governor Jerry Brown. This bill requires school children to be vaccinated in order to attend school (vaccination against measles, pertussis, influenza). There are no religious or personal belief exemptions permitted...
  13. GordonGecko

    Supreme Court Rejects N.C. Appeal On Mandatory Ultrasound Abortion Law-

    Supreme Court Rejects N.C. Appeal On Mandatory Ultrasound Abortion Law IOW...the appeals court overturning of the law stands. Pretty sure the Court's Republicans (less the ideologue Scalia) were trying to spare the GOP an embarrassing "win" going into the 2016 Presidential Primaries.
  14. GordonGecko

    Scott Walker: Mandatory Ultrasounds Are 'Just A Cool Thing' For Women--

    Scott Walker: Mandatory Ultrasounds Are 'Just A Cool Thing' For Women Keep in mind two things with this story and Far Right support for mandatory ultrasounds.... 1. The Right's claim to "We want Government out of your lives or off your backs".....doesn't apply to women. 2. The idea...
  15. Friday13

    AZ State Senator Wants Mandatory Church Attendance

    Another creationist nut job...
  16. angryamerican

    Ted Cruz's announced Presidential Campaign was mandatory...

    Liberty students faced choice: See Ted Cruz or face $10 fine | PunditFact never respected Liberty University which in my book is a Faux University but even I was surprised by the lengths they went to to make Canadian Ted's announcement look as if it packed a house.
  17. meridian5455

    Obama wants to make voting mandatory

    WASHINGTON (AP) — They say the only two things that are certain in life are death and taxes. President Barack Obama wants to add one more: voting. Obama floated the idea of mandatory voting in the U.S. while speaking to a civic group in Cleveland on Wednesday. Asked about the corrosive...
  18. BoiseBo

    Rand Paul: Mandatory vaccinations may be first step to martial law!

    Yep, he dug in with Alex Jones and his fellow conspiracy/junk science kooks over at PrisonPlanet in 2009. Not a good week for the squirmy little conspiracy boy! :D “The first sort of thing you see with martial law is mandates, and they’re talking about making it mandatory,” said Paul. “I...
  19. The Man

    Putin orders 2 month mandatory training for all reservists

    Putin ahs signed a decree ordering all Russian men who are in military reserve (which is pretty much every man who has served in the military, you are conscripted, serve your term, and automatically placed in reserve at the end and until you are 50, I believe) to report for a mandatory 2 months...
  20. meridian5455

    When I am President everyone gets a free pony and there will mandatory tooth brushing