Cordelia Scaife May’s Colcom Foundation finances several “nativist” organizations and causes.
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Tagged anti-immigration, Colcom Foundation, Cordelia Scaife May, heiress, history, mellon, nativist, politics, Trump |
Trump was pictured smiling and greeting guests at a wedding reception hours after 20 people were killed and 26 injured in an El Paso Walmart.
Trump pictured at New Jersey golf club in midst of shooting fallout – Business Insider
Native Americans, English sailors and pirates all came together on Ocracoke Island in North Carolina to create the only American dialect that is not identified as American.
BBC – Travel – The US island that speaks Elizabethan English
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Tagged dialect, Elizabethan, English, history, island, language, North Carolina, Ocracoke Island, U.S., United States |
After three years of retrofitting lights, the national park will soon be certified by the International Dark Sky Association
Grand Canyon Will Soon Be a Dark Sky Park | Smart News | Smithsonian
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Tagged astronomy, dark sky, dark sky park, Grand Canyon, International Dark Sky Association, light pollution, nature, park, science, sky, stars |
I wonder if Trump got a cut, not just of this, but other administration members’ rackets.
According to an NYT investigation, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has “repeatedly used her connections and celebrity status in China to boost the profile” of her family’s shipping company. This has resulted in the company seeking benefits from the expansive industrial policies in Beijing.
Posted in America, Business, China, Law, money, News |
Tagged administration, business, cabinet, Donald Trump, Elaine Chao, finance, grift, influence, law, money, organized crime, politics, racket, transportation secretary, Trump, White House |
The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority typically connects from 400 to 450 homes a year, chipping away at the 15,000 scattered, rural homes without power on the 27,000-square-mile reservation that lies in Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.
Navajo Nation homes get electricity after years in the dark
The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules for coal plants.
Posted in America, Environment, Health, Politics, Trickery |
Tagged accounting, coal, deaths, environment, Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, government, health, lying, mortality, politics, pollution, propaganda, statistics |