Image of Ted Kennedy's Real Legacy: 50 Years of Mass Immigration
Ted Kennedy's Real Legacy: 50 Years of Mass Immigration
On Monday, President Barack Obama gave an emotional speech commemorating the $79 million replica of the Senate chamber at the Edward M. Kennedy Center in Boston, Massachusetts.The thrust of Obama’s speech condemned America as an unimaginative, prejudiced, unambitious country whose only hope lies in liberals who selflessly dedicate their lives to leading it out of the darkness.The replica of the Se... [Read More]
Image of Anaheim's emergency declaration sets stage for removal of huge homeless encampment - LA Times
Anaheim's emergency declaration sets stage for removal of huge homeless encampment - LA Times
Along the Santa Ana River in the shadow of Disneyland and Anaheim Stadium, scores of homeless people young and old have set up makeshift encampments of tarps and tents.They have swelled in recent month and become the latest symbol of Orange County’s worsening homeless problem.“Many times, things appear hopeless because we have nothing — not even restrooms,” said Tammy Schuler, 41, who shares her c... [Read More]
Image of Flash - Bye-bye locals: Europe's city centres sound alarm - France 24
Flash - Bye-bye locals: Europe's city centres sound alarm - France 24
BARCELONA (AFP) - Memories of the past come flooding back as Manuel Mourelo strolls through Barcelona's picturesque Gothic Quarter: children playing, fun with the neighbours, traditional bars... But now, "all of that has disappeared."Hordes of tourists fill the narrow, winding alleys on guided tours, bike and Segway rides, while residents have deserted buildings full of history to make way for qua... [Read More]
Image of Chaos reigns as malls across the country break out into mass brawls | Daily Mail Online
Chaos reigns as malls across the country break out into mass brawls | Daily Mail Online
SWAT teams dispatched, families flee from 'gunfire' and dozens are arrested... all for the sake of a few holiday bargains: Massive brawls break out as shoppers descend on malls across the country    Malls across the country were shaken by mass brawls and reports of gun shots    Incidents all occurred later afternoon and evening Monday in at least a dozen malls, with p... [Read More]
Image of How the 'Santa Lie' Helps Teach Children to Be Good Little Consumers  | Alternet
How the 'Santa Lie' Helps Teach Children to Be Good Little Consumers | Alternet
It’s that time of year – the season when parents, schools and retailers sell one of the most magical lies to children: Santa Claus. But far from being a harmless way to fire children’s imagination at Christmas, the “Santa lie” undermines children’s understanding of the world, their savviness and their real imagination in favour of wrapping them up in cotton wool and consumerism.Research recently s... [Read More]
Image of PressTV-PM announces £40mn to boost UK tourism
PressTV-PM announces £40mn to boost UK tourism
British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced the allocation of a 40-million-pound fund for tourism projects across the country, pledging a boost in the UK's tourism industry after Brexit."Towns and cities from across England will benefit from a £40 million fund to deliver new tourism outside London and ease travel around Britain, helping visitors from abroad as well as Brits holidaying at home... [Read More]