“Crash Out Brexit Virtually Guaranteed as EU Leaders Talk Tough to Theresa May, Reject Chequers Plan, and Give Her October Deadline” #economics-finance #feedly

More than 13,000 children are in detention centers #trump is looking to cover the cost of jailing children, slashing programs like cancer research, HIV/AIDS treatment, maternal health services

Trump team takes money from cancer research to jail more kids

China is racing to get goods to the U.S. before tariffs kick in

If Scotland can demand that Jeff Bezos and Amazon get off of corporate welfare and pay its workers a living wage please don’t tell us that the United States of America cannot do the same. #StopBEZOS

China’s rich are leading the way in sustainable investing while wealthy Americans are lagging behind, says UBS

Day 153 since Trump began forcibly separating immigrant children from their families.

416 of 2,654 migrant kids separated from parents are *still* in custody, as of September 4th.

14 still-separated kids are under 5.

BREAKING: PETA Asia eyewitness finds badgers abused in China, just to make cosmetic and paint brushes sold around the world. 💔😢💄🚫

Is your makeup brush worth this suffering?

🇹🇩 The map of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (1867-1918) overlapping the results of the 2014 presidential elections in Romania.

An example of the long term impact of past institutions.

ICE arrested dozens of immigrants who tried to sponsor undocumented migrant children

Europe and Asia are integrating along old Silk Road routes, but “Eurafrica” is a concept that is relatively little discussed

These are the economies with the most (and least) efficient health care:
1. Hong Kong
2. Singapore
3. Spain
54. U.S. and Azerbaijan

Why a ground up approach—involving local people in the design and implementation process—is critical in delivering safe water and sanitation. Lessons from @waterforpeople’s work in Malawi: @SkollFoundation

.@SenateGOP judiciary committee men want a woman lawyer to question Dr. Ford. This is cowardice. If Republican senators believe Kavanaugh is a good guy & Dr. Ford is a liar they should have the courage to ask their own questions. #wimps

The decline of our oceans is accelerating, but it’s not too late to stop it #environment

“Not for Sale” opens Friday and is currently scheduled to run until October 20.

Autonomous shuttle pilot to begin in Columbus, Ohio #futurestructure #govtech

RNC internal poll: Majority of Americans think Trump tax cut mostly benefits the wealthy

“‘We’ve Lost the Messaging Battle’: Republican Poll Shows Voters Were Not Fooled by the GOP Tax Scam” #news #feedly

Hey, all, the guy opening Trump’s Vegas rally is Adelson’s featured columnist who:
1. Says Obama pretended to be a foreign exchange student to get into college.
2. Says ISIS was responsible for Oct. 1 Vegas tragedy
3. Says he has “no idea” if Joe McCarthy was right in the ’50s.

Sen. Whitehouse said that “as soon as Democrats get gavels,” the party will vet the FBI’s handling of Ford’s claim against Kavanaugh– even if he’s already seated on the high court

40% of terrestrial rainfall comes from upwind plant transpiration and other land evaporation, according to @UN_Water. Imagine vegetation as ♻️ of #cleanwater. See our reasons for #ClimateAction in #NatureforLife. #UNGA #Climate2020

In order to pay for detaining migrant kids, the Trump admin. plans to divert funds from:
–Cancer research
–Women’s shelters
–Substance abuse programs
–Health care for people with HIV/AIDS
–Head Start

The cruelty of Trump and his enablers never ceases to amaze me.

Xi’s growing power may pose a bigger risk to China than the trade war

Trickle down: Income growth in America from 1980 to 2014

Top .001%: 616% growth
Top .01%: 423% growth
Top .1%: 298% growth
Top 1%: 194% growth
Top 10%: 113% growth

Bottom 20% 4% growth

While EU opposition to Theresa May’s Brexit plan is not new, the verbal rejection of the plan by EU27’s most powerful leaders strikes a significant blow

Trump HHS diverting millions from cancer and AIDS programs to pay for housing detained migrant children: report

A dream come true for parents?

Tulsa’s new #GatherTulsa park has a five-acre adventure playground for children aged two through 12, with seven different realms targeted for different age groups.

“After the Kavanaugh Allegations, Republicans Offer a Shocking Defense: Sexual Assault Isn’t a Big Deal” #letters #feedly

Idiot… “Rubio gets mad at John Kerry for talking to Iran, forgets he signed Republicans’ 2015 letter to Iran” #news #feedly

“‘Evil’: Worst Fears Realized as ICE Arrests Dozens of Family or Guardians Attempting to Retrieve Children From Detention” #news #feedly

U.S. businesses have a much bigger cash hoard than previously thought

Sounds good until you remember that the “new revenue” is coming from US consumers not Chinese sellers. Trump is shifting government revenue from income tax to tariffs. How 19th century.

Trump’s policies leads countries – including allies – to question their vulnerability and exposure to the US.

Donald Trump personally requested a conspiracy theorist—who stated that the Las Vegas massacre was “a coordinated Muslim terror attack” & said the man who killed Heather Heyer was “hired by Soros”—be the opener for his rally tonight

Rich Americans finish last in sustainable investing, survey says

Days after @MikeBloomberg questions #MeToo allegations and declines to say if he believes extensive claims vs Charlie Rose, @emilyslist announces he’s addressing their big Sept fundraiser in NY

Infographic: How Wall Street Fools You Into Overpaying for Underperformance

Gonna stop describing myself as NT because they don’t get the goddamn issue. Trump took advantage of rot. Y’all can’t oppose Trump while ignoring the rot that birthed him.

this new theme park looks amazJUST KIDDING IT’S A PUBLIC PARK via @nicolejavorsky


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