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Why Did Facebook Fail?

Check out this article over on the Verge, Facebook owes us an explanation  by T.C. Sottek. What happened was that Facebook went mysteriously down on 13 March.  But, notes Sottek, as of press time, Facebook was keeping pretty mum about why. That’s a problem, he says, because Facebook has become one of the central means…

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Senate Defies Trump

In an astonishing development, the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate voted to defy Trump and overturn his declaration of a national emergency. This is the first time since 2016 that at least some Republican Senators have united with their Democratic counterparts to oppose Trump. It is important not to over-stress the importance of the vote. First, Trump…

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Erick Prince: There was a meeting!

In an amazing development, Erik Prince has acknowledged that he did meet with Donald Trump Jr. and a representative of Saudi Arabia before the 2016 election, apparently in an attempt to co-ordinate efforts to get Trump Senior into the White House. The admission came on Al Jazeeera’s Head To Head program. The British newspaper, The…

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Climate Strike: March 15


Kids are going out on strike to save the planet. The least we can do is call the biggest bank in each country and crash their phones and disrupt business to convince banks to cut off funding for giant coal and oil polluters. Virtual News2 with host and commentator, Marc Keyser Greta Thunberg is leading…

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History of a “Change is Gonna Come”

I find the history of the song Change is Gonna Come fascinating.  It was written by Sam Cooke after an incident that occurred on October 8, 1963.  He had a reservation at a Holiday Inn in Shreveport, Louisiana and when he and his wife arrived they were told there were told there were no rooms…

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