Linh Dinh’s view from Vietnam: Disruptive Uncle Sam, Rising Eurasia and Murky Pittsburgh — peoples trust toronto

  https://ift.tt/2yUKcqr Linh Dinh, one of America’s best writers, is no longer in America. Why not? Well, you’d have to ask him. I gather that his promising mainstream literary career got torpedoed when he started telling too much truth about 9/11 and other taboo subjects. This may have augmented his already dim view of today’s […]

Was Imran Khan’s visit to China a failure for Pakistan? — Yes. Here’s why — Peace and Freedom

  As Prime Minister Imran Khan returns from his trip to China, one thing is becoming glaringly clear: the Pakistani state is completely clueless regarding the larger objectives of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). To say that the prime minister’s trip was successful would be a flat out lie at this stage. What happened […]

Ivy Mix’s New Cocktails at the Relaunched DIEGO Bar — COOL HUNTING

  Thoughtful concoctions from the lavish lobby bar at NYC’s PUBLIC Hotel From the mind of the brilliant Ivy Mix, a brand new cocktail selection is now available at PUBLIC Hotel‘s sophisticated but cozy bar, DIEGO—which relaunches tonight. An LES favorite for over a year, the bar is named for artist Diego Rivera, and the new… […]

Mark Zuckerberg Declines Request From U.K, Canadian Officials to Answer Questions About Fake News on Facebook — Fortune

  Parliamentary bodies from five countries are now calling on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify about the problem of fake news on Facebook. And Zuckerberg is saying no to all of them. Zuckerberg has rejected a request to appear before an a consortium, referred to by themselves as an “international grand committee,” headed by the… […]

Terence Corcoran: We get ‘Carbon Tax for Dummies’ because they think we’re… dummies — Financial Post

  The national debate over the merits of carbon taxation keeps flitting across the surface of an ocean of complexity. The science of climate change, which estimates relatively small degrees of warming over a century, is tricky enough. The associated economic modelling is equally mysterious and theoretical. But that’s not deterring surface skimmers from cranking out… […]

China says UN criticism of human rights record is ‘politically driven’ — The Open View

Beijing rejects claim of a ‘deterioration’ in its human rights amid scrutiny of mass de China has defended its human rights record after the first UN assessment since 2013 criticised the mass detention of lawyers and the continuing use of internment camps. Beijing rejected claims made during the UN Human Rights Council’s universal periodic review […]

‘A new day in America’: Record number of women win seats in U.S. House — National Post

  It wasn’t quite the Blue Wave some were expecting, but Democrats wrested control of the House back from Republican hands on Tuesday, helped by a record surge of women and minority candidates. Women are set to win 96 seats in the House, CNN projects, which would be a record. The total comprises 31 newly elected… […]

Syrian War Report – November 7, 2018: Turkish Media Claims 7 U.S. Troops Were Captured By ISIS — peoples trust toronto

  https://ift.tt/2OtJDsM …from SouthFront The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) reached a deal with ISIS in order to free 7 US soldiers, who had been captured by the terrorists in the province of Deir Ezzor in September, Turkey’s state-run Anadolu Agency reported on November 5 citing “local sources”. According to the report, negotiations on the […]

Dairy Lobby Using Tariffs to Milk Taxpayers — peoples trust toronto

The National Milk Federation recently released a pair of studies showing that dairy farmers will lose more than $1 billion a year thanks to President Trump’s tariffs. The study is being used to boost support for additional federal aid to dairy farmers. Of course, the farmers have a point that they are losing money, but […] […]

Police: Man breaks into crocodile enclosure, gets bitten — National Post

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — A 23-year-old man was injured after breaking into an alligator farm in Florida and jumping into a pond full of crocodiles, police said. Police officers responding to reports of vandalism early Tuesday at the Alligator Farm Zoological Park found the underwear-clad man with an injured leg crawling across a nearby yard.… via […]

Falcons sign veteran defensive end Bruce Irvin — National Post

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — The Atlanta Falcons have signed defensive end Bruce Irvin to a one-year deal announced Wednesday, reuniting the veteran with coach Dan Quinn. Irvin, cut by the Oakland Raiders on Saturday, became a free agent after clearing waivers on Tuesday with $3.8 million remaining on his contract. The Falcons, who play at… via […]

150 trailers of mail pile up as Canada Post strike shuts down country’s biggest processing plant again — Financial Post

    OTTAWA — The Canada Post rotating strikes have hit the country’s largest processing centre in Toronto for a second time in three weeks as workers in 11 other southern Ontario communities walked off the job just after midnight. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers says 4,500 Canada Post employees joined picket lines in […]

Trump tweet: DeSantis showed courage in Florida governor win — National Post

ORLANDO, Fla. — Former Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis put his thanks squarely where it was due after declaring victory in Florida’s governor election: with President Donald Trump. He said Trump’s support made all the difference in his defeat of Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who was hoping to be Florida’s first black governor and the… via […]

[Review Film Serial] 100 Days My Prince — Once Upon a Time

  Akhirnya… setelah sekian lama nggak nonton film bertema Saeguk Era, akhirnya bisa nyelesaiin satu film… Film Saeguk Era tuh biasanya endingnya menyedihkan. Itu menurut yang aku baca di web sih. Dan karena aku nggak suka sad ending, makanya beberapa kali aku batal nonton film Saeguk Era. Nah, dilm 100 Days My Prince ini banyak […]

Common sense needs to make a comeback when it comes to powers of attorney — Financial Post

  Financial institutions are right to be concerned about fraud, especially when a power of attorney is involved. That is because a power of attorney is a tremendously powerful document that gives another person authority to act on one’s behalf. The grantee of the power of attorney gains the almost complete ability to manage the grantor’s… […]

What Will The Next Financial Crisis Look Like? — peoples trust toronto

  Authored by Daniel Lacalle via The Epoch Times, With the 10th anniversary of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy having just passed and the recent stock market drop, the fear of a new financial crisis is palpable. And those fears are justified. The question is not whether there will be a crisis, but when? In the […]

Classic Franchise Month – Psycho (1960) — Movie Reviews 101

  Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writer: Joseph Stefano (Screenplay) Robert Bloch (Novel) Starring: Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin, Janet Leigh, Martin Balsam, John IcIntire Plot: A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer’s client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother. […] […]

โรงเรียนอนุบาลนานาชาติเดอะไทนี่ซีดส์ ‘The Tiny Seeds International Pre-School’ ด้วยแรงบันดาลใจ สร้างบ้านหลังที่ 2 สำหรับเด็กๆ — ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย2

  ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์แนวหน้า https://www.naewna.com/lady/348091 โรงเรียนอนุบาลนานาชาติเดอะไทนี่ซีดส์ ‘The Tiny Seeds International Pre-School’ ด้วยแรงบันดาลใจ สร้างบ้านหลังที่ 2 สำหรับเด็กๆ วันพฤหัสบดี ที่ 28 มิถุนายน พ.ศ. 2561, 06.00 น. โรงเรียนอนุบาลนานาชาติเดอะไทนี่ซีดส์ “The Tiny Seeds International Pre-School” เปิดขึ้นเมื่อเดือนกรกฎาคม 2553 ด้วยแรงบันดาลใจในการสร้างบ้านหลังที่สองสำหรับเด็กๆ เป็นโรงเรียนอนุบาลเล็กๆ ที่เปิดขึ้นภายใต้การดูแลของกระทรวงศึกษาธิการ สำหรับเด็กอายุ 18 เดือน ถึง 7 ขวบ ตั้งอยู่บนเนื้อที่เกือบ 2 ไร่ ที่รายล้อมไปด้วยต้นไม้เล็กใหญ่ภายในซอยสุขุมวิท 36 โรงเรียนอนุบาลแห่งนี้เกิดขึ้นจากความรักและความใฝ่ฝันให้โรงเรียนเป็นสถานที่ที่สร้างและปูพื้นฐานด้วยความรักและความสุขให้กับเด็กๆ ของเพื่อน 2 คน คือ ชุดาภา ภาคสุวรรณ และ […]

Subway Teams With Foursquare to Measure TV Ad Effectiveness — Variety

  Search-technology company Foursquare wants to get in on the race to devise a better yardstick to measure the effectiveness of TV commercials. Sandwich-chain Subway has agreed to use Foursquare’s attribution technology that measures how effective TV ads are at driving consumers to stores, restaurants and other retail outlets. The partnership helps to illustrate the growing… […]

David Huddle: Animal Videos as Last-Resort Religious Practice of the Ruined Nation — Vox Populi

When politics became so deceitful and hateful that even the idiot president himself could see the country collapsing into chaos, we citizens . found the old comforts–food, music, booze, drugs, sex, and our churches–helped only a little and though suicide rates shot up, most of us lacked the nerve and/or the means to blow out […] […]

Early Bird Special (quadrille with bonus haiku) — Stopdraggingthepanda

  Early Bird Special unlike the midnight special there are no songs to celebrate the early bird special no IHOPian bard, no poet laureate of the blue plate no bargain basement Dylan no cut price Cohen to extol the digestive and economic benefits of getting an early start. Inspired by the dVerse prompt to write […]

Italy’s government is at no risk of falling, deputy PM Salvini says — peoples trust toronto

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J November 7, 2018 ROME (Reuters) – There is no risk that the Italian government will collapse, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday ahead of a do-or-die confidence vote in the Senate over a contested decree on security and immigration. “The government is absolutely not at risk,” Salvini, who is the leader of […] […]

Phyllo Pie With Fennel, Mushroom, Rice, Leeks… And So Many More Things! — My Dear Kitchen in Helsinki

  Last week I had my close friends from school for dinner. It was very refreshing to cook for friends in between all the catering gigs! I made a nice little menu from baba ganoush to stuffed peppers, but I also wanted to try something new. And as the absolute lover of phyllo dough, of […]

London police arrest 6 men in Grenfell Tower effigy video — The Open View

  LONDON — London police said Tuesday that they have arrested six men over a video that showed a cardboard model of Grenfell Tower being burned on a bonfire — an act condemned by bereaved families and survivors of the apartment-block blaze that killed 72 people. The Metropolitan Police force said five men turned themselves […]

London police arrest 6 men in Grenfell Tower effigy video — The Open View

  LONDON — London police said Tuesday that they have arrested six men over a video that showed a cardboard model of Grenfell Tower being burned on a bonfire — an act condemned by bereaved families and survivors of the apartment-block blaze that killed 72 people. The Metropolitan Police force said five men turned themselves […]

EU Court rules that Hungary’s state monopoly over mobile payments is illegal — Peace and Freedom

  The European Court of Justice ruled on Wednesday that the Hungarian state’s monopoly over national mobile payment services was illegal. The ruling would require the end of exclusive control over Hungarian mobile payments exercised since July 2014 by state-owned firm Nemzeti Mobilfizetesi Zrt. This exclusive operation “is contrary to EU law,” the bloc’s top […]

Firepower for U.S. stocks may lose spark as Democrats gain clout — peoples trust toronto

  https://ift.tt/2D7C7BG November 7, 2018 By Lewis Krauskopf NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. stock market may be facing the remainder of Donald Trump’s presidential term with the prospect of less juice to supercharge it. Stock returns have been fueled the past year by Trump’s corporate tax cuts, which have pumped up profits. Yet, any […]

“Measured Success” – May’s Plan For Selling Still-Unfinished Brexit Deal To The People, Leaked — peoples trust toronto

  It sounds like Theresa May and her cabinet are putting the cart before the horse. Despite winning a major concession from the EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier last week, Theresa May’s revised “secret” Brexit plan has so far failed to pass muster in Westminster. And as the battle over the controversial “backstop” agreement – […]

Europe’s Immigration Imbroglio: Mo’ Money, Mo’ Invasion — peoples trust toronto

  Authored by Tom Luongo, Immigration is a tricky subject for a lot of libertarians. If there is one issue that has caused more fights in libertarian circles it is the question of restricting a person’s right to movement. But in a world of private property where does that right end? We know where it […]

No, ‘post-birth control syndrome’ isn’t a real thing, doctors say — National Post

  Doctors are calling out the latest unsubstantiated health advice aimed at women — naturopaths claiming they can “recover” women from “post-birth control syndrome,” and Gwyneth Paltrow’s new “Madame Ovary” dietary supplement for menopause — while doctors could have themselves at least partially to blame for women turning to pseudoscientific treatments. According to U.S. naturopath Jolene… […]

Uganda, at high risk for Ebola, starts vaccinating medics — National Post

KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda has started vaccinating health workers against Ebola in a border district near the outbreak in Congo, where the highly infectious viral disease has killed 189 people. The inoculations, using an experimental vaccine, began on Wednesday and are part of a wider Ebola prevention plan in a country that has faced multiple… via […]

The Prison Industry in the United States: Big Business or a New Form of Slavery? — peoples trust toronto

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J This incisive and carefully researched article was first published by Global Research ten years ago in March 2008. Human rights organizations, as well as political and social ones, are condemning what they are calling a new form of inhumane exploitation … The post The Prison Industry in the United States: Big Business or a […]

Google touts progress in fight against piracy — The Open View

  Google said Wednesday it is making strides in helping internet users legitimately get songs, films and apps while choking off revenue to websites with stolen digital content. A 64-page report released by Google claimed progress in the war on piracy, but also noted a new battlefront in the form of “add-on” software that can […]

You need to see it to be it: Women in Tech helping women in tech — Financial Post

  Ariel Garten, cofounder of InteraXon, the Toronto-based maker of Muse, a meditation headband controlled by brainwaves, got her start in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in 2002. She was working in a research lab that developed an early brain-interface system that allowed people to control technology with their minds. “I thought this is extraordinary.… […]

India’s competition commission rejects price-fixing allegations against Uber and Ola — peoples trust toronto

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J November 7, 2018 NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Ride-sharing firms Uber and Ola did not break price-fixing rules, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) said in a ruling issued late on Tuesday in response to a complaint about their technological pricing strategy. A case brought by a private individual against the holding companies of the […] […]