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Key Democrat Senators Silent on Joe Biden’s Ecoterrorism-Linked BLM Nominee

Most Democrat senators have kept quiet about their stance on President Joe Biden’s controversial nominee to lead the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Tracy Stone-Manning, who is linked to a past ecoterrorist plot. Moderate Democrats like Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) have stayed silent on her nomination, as have several Democrats from…

COVID Cannes: Hollywood’s Glitziest Festival Goes Green, Gives Spike Lee Starring Role

The Cannes Film Festival, which took a hiatus last year due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic, is returning next week with Spike Lee assuming the spotlight as jury president. In addition to numerous COVID precautions — no French-style bises on the cheeks — festival organizers have reportedly imposed a host of environmental measures, including a…

New Virginia Law Fines People $25 For Releasing Balloons

A Virginia law that went into effect Thursday makes releasing balloons illegal. Individuals who are 16 years old and older who release balloons in the state will now be fined $25, according to a summary of the law. In the case where someone below the age of 16 releases a balloon “at the instruction of…

Joe Biden: Record Heat in Portland Means We Must Spend More to Fight Climate...

President Joe Biden expressed his alarm Tuesday over record high temperatures in Portland, promising to spend more money on “natural infrastructure” to fight climate change. The president spoke about the heatwave in the Pacific Northwest during a trip to Wisconsin to promote infrastructure spending, as temperatures skyrocketed above 100 degrees. “Anybody ever believe you’d turn…

Leonardo DiCaprio Has Faced 16 Years of Protest and Backlash from Belize Locals and...

Leonardo DiCaprio may be a made man in Hollywood but in Belize, local residents and fishermen have protested and blocked construction of his planned luxury, eco-friendly resort for almost 16 years. DiCaprio bought one of the islands in the area in 2005 and immediately announced plans to construct an innovative, high-end, eco-friendly resort. But locals have…

China: Natural Gas Explosion Kills at Least 25, Seriously Wounds 37

The death toll from a gas explosion near a residential community in central China’s Shiyan city on Sunday rose to 25 on Monday as Chinese government authorities continued efforts to rescue and treat survivors of the blast and determine its cause. “The death toll from the blast in the city of Shiyan, in Hubei province,…

Donald Trump Challenges Biden Claim that Joint Staff Chairman Called Climate Change the ‘Greatest...

Former President Donald Trump challenged a claim by President Joe Biden on Thursday after he said the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told him climate change was the “greatest threat.” Trump said in a statement Thursday: Biden just said that he was told by the Joint Chiefs of Staff that Climate Change is…

Despite Protests, Biden’s War on Pipelines, Oil and Gas Flowing from Canada to U.S....

Police were called to the Enbridge Inc. Line 3 pipeline in Minnesota earlier this week after protestors shackled themselves to the equipment being used to modernize and expand the infrastructure, in service since 1968, shipping crude oil from Alberta, Canada, to Midwest U.S. refiners. The protesters, mostly white according to photographs accompanying a Reuters report,…

Kamala Harris Rallies Naval Academy Graduates to Face Cyber Threats, Climate Change

Vice President Kamala Harris on Friday delivered a speech to the Naval Academy’s 2021 graduating class, warning about cyber attacks, climate change, and other “modern threats.” Harris began by saying that the world is “interconnected, interdependent, and fragile.” “Just think, a deadly pandemic can spread throughout the globe in just a matter of months. A…

L.A. Fire Dept. Battles Blaze Using Lot Considered for Temporary Homeless Housing

The Los Angeles Fire Department is using the Will Rogers State Beach parking lot as a staging area as it battles a wildfire above the Pacific Palisades neighborhood — the same lot L.A. City Council member Mike Bonin wants to use for homeless shelters. As Breitbart News has reported, Bonin has proposed building temporary homeless…
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