(Arjun Walia) A couple of months ago, British-based biotechnology company, Oxitec, received approval from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to release approximately one billion genetically modified male mosquitoes in Florida and Texas, the decision took a step closer to reality after state regulators then approved the idea, despite the objection of many environmentalists and scientists.
Archives for 08/21/2020
(Cristina Laila) This wasn’t supposed to happen.
(Elias Marat) When the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the world earlier this year, plunging much of the world into lockdown conditions, it seemed that nature was finally being given a major breather – so much so that breathless stories spread across the world about animals taking back their environs, along with memes and social media posts about how “the earth is healing.”
(Cristina Laila) Biden supporters attacked a 7-year-old boy Thursday night outside of the DNC convention.
(Amanda Prestigiacomo) Goodyear is yet again backpedaling after a leaked image and audio from an alleged employee training course suggested the company was engaging in apparent discrimination against conservatives, seemingly barring employees from publicly supporting law enforcement or All Lives Matter, while expressly permitting the promotion of Black Lives Matter and pro-LGBT messages.
(Daily Wire News) Purported Black Lives Matter activists stormed a residential neighborhood in Portland late on Thursday night and shouted vulgarities on a loudspeaker as they marched through the area.
(Jim Hoft) US Attorney Audrey Strauss from the Southern District of New York pressed charges against Steve Bannon, Brian Kolfage, Andrew Badolato and Timothy Shea.
(Mac Slavo) Are Americans finally figuring out the massive hoax pulled off by government and mainstream media? At least one person in California has warned the politicians: “Our families are starving. We’ll become revolutionary citizens soon.”
(Strange Sounds) Authorities are investigating the death and mutilation of yet another cow — this time, on rangeland near Fossil, Ore.
Millenial Millie: Shadowgate Updates (Video)
(Joe Mario Pedersen & Richard Tribou) Tropical Storm Laura formed Friday morning with a projected path shifting farther south, but still a threat to both South Florida by Monday and the Panhandle by next week, according to the National Hurricane Center.
(Zero Hedge) It was very much the speech that Joe Biden has been preparing for his entire life. After half a century as one of Washington’s most supremely polished politicians, Biden humbly accepted the nomination of his party during a 25-minute speech comprised of cliches and rhetoric recycled from all the Democrats who spoke before him during what has been, judging by the ratings, a supremely boring stretch of prime time programming.
(Divina Ramirez) The added sugar in soda makes it one of the unhealthiest drinks in the world. On top of raising blood sugar and contributing to abdominal fat, European researchers found that soda can also lead to an earlier death.
(Amanda Prestigiacomo) On Tuesday, former Vice President and presumptive Democratic 2020 presidential nominee Joe Biden announced failed presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his VP pick.
(Strange Sounds) If you think that ghosts like settling only in romantic castles, you are deeply misinformed. Spooks have different and sometimes unexpected tastes. You can run into spirits in mansions, libraries, museums, parks, and even universities.