1. L

    Rise in corporate market power offers clues to feeble wage growth

    Workers’ share of income has fallen most in industries controlled by just a few players Alexandra Scaggs and Colby Smith AUGUST 10, 2018 https://www.ft.com/content/f100a62c-9c05-11e8-9702-5946bae86e6d ________________________________________________________________________ The article...
  2. CEngelbrecht

    China blamed for mystery rise in ozone-depleting emissions

    Aaand the ozone hole is growing again. Only a matter of time. Human stupidity has no boundary. China blamed for mystery rise in ozone-depleting emissions | The Daily Telegraph Could somebody please tell those those factory bosses, that lucre ain't gonna be worth seeing the skin boil on your...
  3. Southern Dad

    Rise & Resist Idiot Climbs Statue of Liberty before Arrest

    Yesterday, on Facebook Live some were able to watch live as a leftist idiot climbed the Statue of Liberty. She was part of a group that unfurled a banner that said, "Abolish I.C.E." before she started her short climb. For three plus hours she stayed up there until subdued by law enforcement...
  4. Loki

    Insuring Sea Rise

    Before the flood of people leaving Florida, sea rise may doom the town before the water. It's not the water but the perception of sea rise. How do you insure something soon to be a loss ? Sea-Level Rise Might Soon Raise Insurance Costs. Here's What Local Leaders Want To Do About It | WLRN
  5. Darkman

    Liberal collapse in Ontario gives rise to an unsettling feeling in Trudeau’s Ottawa

    Maybe Hillary can run in Ontario ..... :tickled_pink: -------- Liberal collapse in Ontario gives rise to an unsettling feeling in Trudeau’s Ottawa By Chantal Hébert Star Columnist Fri., May 25, 2018 Reason suggests Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland does not seriously...
  6. BDBoop

    The Rise of the Crisis Actor Conspiracy Movement

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=To91BJGKr5I I posted the beginning of the video before. It's worth taking the time to watch the whole thing. I will go further and say if you ARE a conspiracy theorist, then you SHOULD watch the whole thing. Frankly, I am disgusted by these people. I am...
  7. Friday13

    GOP congresscritter explains sea level rise...

    ...and says the Antarctic ice sheet is growing. Are republiCons allergic to science? Methinks this one has rocks in his head. Republican congressman explains sea-level rise: it's rocks falling into the sea
  8. RNG

    The rise of the pro-Trump media machine

    So it isn't just my imagination. Media that have investigative reporters and fact checkers and sort of try to avoid alternative facts need revenue so they are mostly behind paywalls but if you are just repeating RNC and Republican President talking points, it's cheap so the bullshit righty...
  9. Ian Jeffrey

    Major depression on the rise

    Major depression on the rise among everyone, new data shows Biggest increase in diagnoses seen in teens Major depression is on the rise among Americans from all age groups, but is rising fastest among teens and young adults, new health insurance data shows. Depression rates also vary a...
  10. BigLeRoy

    Rapid Rise In Mass School Shooting Incidents In The U.S.

    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/04/180419131025.htm Some folks here have been in denial of this trend, so I thought it might be useful to post this latest study on the matter here for people to read and comment on. It would never occur to me to say "I told you so". Really.
  11. Darkman

    Trump’s numbers rise amid storm of controversy

    Trump’s numbers rise amid storm of controversy Trump?s numbers rise amid storm of controversy | TheHill --- Economy is booming ... The rest is just hate, bs and propaganda. Go Trump! Trump / Un 2020! Rodman / Un 2024! :D
  12. bajisima

    Trumps number on the rise

    Are you surprised or not? 42.4% at RCP. Bolstered by the strong economy and quickly shifting numbers on tax reform, President Donald Trump's approval rating hit 40% in a new Quinnipiac poll on Wednesday, his best score in this survey in seven months. A slim majority of voters, 51%, say...
  13. Monk-Eye

    Rapid Rise Of Domestic Terrorism - The Horrid Dream Of Murky Angel Is Coming True

    " Rapid Rise Of Domestic Terrorism - The Horrid Dream Of Murky Angel Is Coming True " * Persistent Violent Under Ground * https://www.yahoo.com/news/m/51e0f8ac-5175-3a04-96c3-efa3eea3bd83/ss_terrorism-on-the-rise-in.html * Surrendering Civil Liberties For Facilitation Of Ideological...
  14. T

    Trump links rise in UK crimes to 'radical Islamic terror' without evidence

    Not letting facts stand in the way of a good tweet, our president cites radical.islmic terrorism as the cause of a rise in crime in Great Britain. But there appears to be no connection. Why tweet such nonsense, other than a seemingly pathological need to tweet made up crap? Is the...
  15. Sassy

    The Rise of Black Nationalism

    On July 7, 2016, Micah Xavier Johnson ambushed Dallas police officers during a peaceful protest against police brutality, killing five officers and wounding nine others. Ten days later, Gavin Eugene Long shot six officers, killing three, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Both Johnson and Long were...
  16. Goofball

    The Rise of the Fascist Left.

    The left has always used these tactics, but they have just gone off the rails since Trump beat Hillary in November. OPINION | The hypocrisy of antifa | TheHill
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    Trump has signed more POLICE STATE legislation calling now for warrant less searches: Trump signs bill allowing warrantless searches in parts of VA, MD, DC In another thread in this forum, Trump rescinded the Obama Executive Order outlawing local police from having military hardware for...
  18. W

    High rise apartment fires

    Mid June in West London Shadow of Grenfell Tower fire looms over - CNN Dubai three days ago Dubai: Fire Breaks Out at Torch Tower in Marina | Time.com today, across the street https://www.yahoo.com/news/fire-erupts-dubai-residential-highrise-102436583.html hmm. have Religion of Peacers™...
  19. bajisima

    A's on the rise but SAT scores fall

    The good news on America's report cards: More high school teachers are handing out A's. But the bad news is that students aren't necessarily learning more. Recent findings show that the proportion of high school seniors graduating with an A average — that includes an A-minus or A-plus — has...
  20. cpicturetaker12

    Yale/PROF historian says Trump rise PERFECTLY mirrors frightening ascent of Nazi rise

    Not the first time we've read this and I feel damn sure, it won't be the last! What's the old adage, 'History repeats itself.' Or the even more salient adage would be, 'those who do NOT understand history are doomed to repeat it.' I feel sure there are many more fitting quotes that we will...