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Month: May 2016 (page 1 of 27)

Bible Verse of the Day: Revelation 21: 2-4

Bible Verse of the Day

Revelation 21: 2-4

“And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God. And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.”

Tech Giants Vow to Tackle Online Hate Speech Within 24 Hours

WEB Notes: They all came out with the code of conduct at the same time. That is not by accident and this looks like another sign of free speech being removed. What exactly is their view of hate speech?

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70% of Americans ‘feel frustrated’ about presidential election

Just a handful of Americans view the 2016 presidential election through rose-colored spectacles, the latest poll has found. Seven in 10 people say they feel frustrated with it, while over half, including majorities in both parties, are angry and helpless.

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Huffington Post Writer: Editors Deleted My Article on Hillary’s Imminent Indictment, Disabled Me from Writing

A writer for The Huffington Post is still waiting for an explanation as to why editors deleted his piece reporting that the FBI will pursue an indictment against Hillary Clinton.

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Trans-thinking: When 98 Percent of Students Would Let Men in Women’s Sports – Video

Imagine a fairly muscular, athletic young man, acting like a man and dressed as a man, tells you he identifies as a woman and asks you to sign a petition supporting his effort to play on his college’s women’s basketball team. Your response?

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Obama Violates Nuclear Treaties While Iran Upholds Them

The IAEA issued a new report reconfirming that Iran is “complying with the P5+1 nuclear deal, and that Iran’s stockpiles have all remained below the limits set forth in the deal.”

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US Consumer Spending Scores Biggest Jump in 6 Years

WEB Notes: Bloomberg said it was the best in 7 years so who is telling the truth here? Sea shipping, rail and freight are all at record lows so who is manufacturing what the people are buying? Further the IMF continues to tell us how bad the global market is.

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Nearly 46 Million People Trapped in Modern Slavery, Report Finds

Nearly 46 million people across the globe are living in modern slavery, a system of exploitation that governments and businesses must do more to end, according to the Walk Free Foundation.

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U.S.-Mexico Border Sees Resurgence Of Central Americans Seeking Asylum

Immigrants fleeing gang violence in Central America are again surging across the U.S.-Mexico border, approaching the numbers that created an immigration crisis in the summer of 2014. While the flow of immigrants slowed for much of last year, nothing the U.S. government does seems to deter the current wave of travelers.

Source: U.S.-Mexico Border Sees Resurgence Of Central Americans Seeking Asylum | WCQS

6.1 Magnitude Earthquake TAIWAN REGION

Earthquake - San Andreas Fault

Image Courtesy: Wiki Commons – ikluft

Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 242 km
Geographic Coordinates: 25.572N, 122.516E
Date: 31 May 2016 05:23:47 – UTC

Location with respect to nearby cities:
92 km (57 mi) ENE of Keelung, Taiwan
114 km (70 mi) ENE of Taipei, Taiwan
118 km (73 mi) NE of Yilan, Taiwan
122 km (75 mi) ENE of Banqiao, Taiwan
925 km (573 mi) ENE of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

For more information about this earthquake and other quake news, photos and map resources please visit the “Earthquake News” section of our site.

Bible Verse of the Day: 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

Bible Verse of the Day

1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

“For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.”

Washingtonian Editor: People Shouldn’t Say ‘Start a Family’ Because It’s Offensive

Bill O’Sullivan, the senior editor of the Washingtonian magazine, wrote in an editorial Thursday that the “loathsome” phrase “start a family” should be scrubbed from the vocabulary because it’s offensive to single people and couples without children.

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