+- +-

+-User

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?

+-Stats ezBlock

Members
Total Members: 51
Latest: JUST4TheFACTS
New This Month: 0
New This Week: 0
New Today: 0
Stats
Total Posts: 14019
Total Topics: 268
Most Online Today: 19
Most Online Ever: 137
(April 21, 2019, 04:54:01 am)
Users Online
Members: 0
Guests: 18
Total: 18

Author Topic: Doomstead Diner Daily  (Read 3191 times)

0 Members and 0 Guests are viewing this topic.

Surly1

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 537
Doomstead Diner Daily 6/19
« Reply #105 on: June 19, 2019, 07:43:41 am »

News digest brought to you by the Doomstead Diner.


Why the Mercers, Trump’s Biggest 2016 Backers, Have Bailed on Him

www.vanityfair.com - To judge from the recent leak of its internal poll numbers, Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign has a lot of ground to make up—and Trump family members have already been sounding alarms that Republican mega…


The Supreme Court's Virginia uranium ruling hints at the limits of federal power

theconversation.com - Virginia has the authority to ban uranium mining under state law, even as the federal government regulates the processing of nuclear fuel under the Atomic Energy Act, the Supreme Court has ruled. Nei…


Hunt for cause of massive South America power outage begins

www.nbcnews.com - BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were still largely in the dark about w…


'Credible evidence' Saudi crown prince liable for Khashoggi killing – UN report

www.theguardian.com - The crown prince of Saudi Arabia should be investigated over the murder of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi because there is “credible evidence” that he and other senior officials are liable …


Trump sets stage for 2020 fight with false claims and recycled attacks

www.theguardian.com - Donald Trump has set the stage for the nastiest US presidential race in modern times with a campaign rally that recycled old themes and stoked resentment towards Democrats and the media. More than 50…


Pompeo warns Iran about trigger for U.S. military action as some in administration question aggressive policy

www.washingtonpost.com - By Missy Ryan , Missy Ryan Reporter covering the Pentagon, military issues and national security Email Bio Follow Greg Jaffe and Greg Jaffe National security reporter Email Bio Follow John Hudson Joh…


If Only Elites Controlled Our Internet Access and Social Media Opinions …

medium.com - Two and 1/2 years ago, the nation was solemnly offered a joint communiqué from the CIA, the NSA and the FBI. This report — “the report before the Mueller report” — was handed down in the dying days o…


Cutting Military Emissions Is a Matter of National Security

undark.org - Military weapons and equipment use so much fuel that the relevant measure for defense planners is frequently gallons per mile. Aircraft are particularly thirsty. Scientists and security analysts have…


Here's a Guy Who Keeps Popping Up in the Russia Probes | DCReport.org

www.dcreport.org - A prominent conservative lawyer keeps showing up in dramas central to the Trump administration and its battles with Congress—and it turns out he has intimate knowledge of Felix Sater’s intelligence w…


Opinion | Experiments in Tyranny, Brought to You by Tech

www.nytimes.com - But as Mr. Cook put it, you can’t “claim credit without accepting responsibility.” (Mr. Cook is considered a scold by many in Silicon Valley, as are others who point out issues — I am a bummer, Roger…


Of Two Minds - America's Managerial Elite Has Failed, But We Can't Get Rid of Them

www.oftwominds.com - The system is broken, and the managerial elite will keep it broken because it serves their interests to keep it broken. America's managerial elite came to do good and stayed to do well--at the expens…


Climate Change: Why is it So Often “Sooner than Predicted”? - Resilience

www.resilience.org - A June 15th headline elicited feelings in me of both shock and déjà vu: “Climate change: Arctic permafrost now melting at levels not expected until 2090” [Independent, June 15, 2019]. Shock because t…


Scientists amazed as Canadian permafrost thaws 70 years early - Reuters

www.reuters.com - LONDON (Reuters) - Permafrost at outposts in the Canadian Arctic is thawing 70 years earlier than predicted, an expedition has discovered, in the latest sign that the global climate crisis is acceler…


90 Percent Of Sri Lanka’s Corals Are Dead

www.eurasiareview.com - Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) General Manager Dr. Terney Pradeep Kumara said Sri Lanka’s corals are faced with an imminent threat of destruction due to climate change, pollution and …


The Eye-Rolls of Summer

cluborlov.blogspot.com - The Eye-Rolls of Summer There isn’t much to report that I haven’t already reported. What goes on is more of the same but the attitude seems to have changed. A new development is the Global Eye-Roll a…


Canada Declares Climate Emergency, Then Approves Massive Oil Pipeline Expansion

www.vice.com - Only one day after declaring a climate emergency, Canada has approved the expansion of a massive pipeline that will increase oil production in Alberta and release more greenhouse gases into the atmos…


Another Brutal Fact About the Ice Age Arctic: The Hyenas

www.theatlantic.com - Scientists think that plenty of other species made their way from Asia to the Americas, and vice versa, through the Arctic, but they still haven’t found—or, perhaps, identified—fossilized proof. “Thi…


Your Professional Decline Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

www.theatlantic.com - These words came from an elderly woman sitting behind me on a late-night flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. The plane was dark and quiet. A man I assumed to be her husband murmured almost in…


Teflon Toxin Safety Level Should Be 700 Times Lower Than Current EPA Guideline

theintercept.com - According to a summary of the experiment, male rats exposed to PFOA developed both cancerous and noncancerous tumors of the pancreas. At the lowest of three doses given in the experiment, 20 out of 5…


Subscribe to the Email Newsletter

Editor's note

The Doomstead Diner is a hub for discussion and information pertaining to the ongoing Economic Collapse of the Industrial Economy. The Diner is the result of many years of discussion and debate on many other forums. At Doomstead Diner, our goal is to collate much of the information we can to assist in planning for the world to come.

 

+-Recent Topics

🌟 IMPEACHMENT SCORE 🌠 by Surly1
November 13, 2019, 06:12:12 am

Doomstead Diner Daily by Surly1
November 13, 2019, 06:09:45 am

🚩 Global Climate Chaos ☠️ by AGelbert
November 12, 2019, 10:35:17 pm

Healthy Eating by AGelbert
November 12, 2019, 09:14:59 pm

Corruption in Government by AGelbert
November 11, 2019, 07:24:57 pm

End Times according to the Judeo Christian Bible by AGelbert
November 10, 2019, 03:58:20 pm

Corporate Fascist Corruption of Christianity by AGelbert
November 10, 2019, 03:37:06 pm

2020 Presidential Election by AGelbert
November 10, 2019, 02:11:58 pm

Mechanisms of Prejudice: Hidden and Not Hidden by AGelbert
November 09, 2019, 06:21:53 pm

Apocalyptic Humor by AGelbert
November 09, 2019, 04:12:33 pm