America indeed achieved a tipping point, whether it is the point of no return is yet to be revealed…

clip_image002…America indeed achieved a tipping point, whether it is the point of no return is yet to be revealed…

Is America Past the Point of No Return?

By Thom Hartmann, AlterNet    Oligarchs representing monopolistic Big Pharma, Big Banks, and Big Retail/Fast Food are devastating us.  READ MORE»

Sounds like we’d be far better off counting on old Roman concrete than this modern technologically created stuff

clip_image002…Sounds like we’d be far better off counting on old Roman concrete than this modern technologically created stuff…

Why 2,000 year-old Roman concrete is so much better than what we produce today


An elusive recipe.One of the fascinating mysteries of Ancient Rome is the impressive longevity of some of their concrete harbour structures. Battered by sea waves for 2,000 years, these things are still around while our modern concoctions erode over mere decades.Now scientists have uncovered the incredible chemistry behind this phenomenon, getting closer to unlocking its long-lost recipe. As it turns out, not only is Roman concrete more durable than what we can make today, but it actually gets stronger over… ..Read full article at website »


Our military drone bombing policy in the Middle East anything but accidental

clip_image002…Our military drone bombing policy in the Middle East anything but accidental…

How accidental are America’s accidental civilian killings


… across the Middle East?US Secretary of Defense James Mattis has said “civilian casualties are a fact of life in this sort of situation,” referring to America’s war against Islamic State.How can America in clear conscience continue to kill civilians across the Middle East? It’s easy; ask Grandpa what he did in the Good War. Civilian deaths in WWII weren’t dressed up as collateral damage, they were policy.Following what some claim are looser rules of engagement in …………Read full article at website »


What effect might it have on us…???

clip_image001…Not comforting but information which you ought to be made aware…

…Is this information … true…YES … but most likely you will NOT get your water supplier to admit it…?

…What effect might it have on us…???


Fish becoming transgender from contraceptive pill chemicals being flushed down household drains


A fifth of male fish are now transgender because of chemicals from the contraceptive pill being flushed down household drains, a study by has suggested. Male river fish are displaying feminised traits and even producing eggs, the study found. Some have reduced sperm quality and display less aggressive and competitive behaviour, which makes them less likely to breed successfully.The chemicals causing these effects include ingredients in the contraceptive pill, by-products of cleaning… ..Read full article at website »

into what they declare is a prosperous future for all…. Really…???

clip_image002…From this environment coupled with one of the lowest highway safety assessment, along with a GOP dominated Congressional delegating scared to declare how they will vote on TrumpCare… Arizona’s Republican Governor Doug Ducey and his dominant GOP minions controlling our State Legislature are leading Arizona into what they declare is a prosperous future for all…. Really…???


Report: Arizona ranks among worst states in nation for public school ……/report-arizona-ranks-among-worst-states-in-nation-for-public-school-edu…

Sep 28, 2015 – PHOENIX — It is no secret that Arizona is and has been one of the worst states in the nation for education. … Arizona only ranked above North Carolina and West Virginia in an overall ranking of all categories. … Arizona also ranked No. 42 for job opportunity for teachers, No. 51 for .


In Arizona, teachers can now be hired with absolutely no training in ……/in-arizona-teachers-can-now-be-hired-with-absolute…

May 14, 2017 – New legislation signed into law in Arizona by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey (R) will allowteachers to be hired with no formal teaching training, .


Arizona Republicans Vote To Drop Teacher Certification ……/arizona-republicans-vote-to-drop-teacher-certification…


May 1, 2017 – Arizona is facing a massive teacher shortage, in part because the state offers some of the lowest salaries in the nation. Yet Rep. John Allen ..


Many teachers hold second jobs

The Arizona Republic reported that many educators have multiple sources of income, whether during the school year or the summer months.

That reality, and relatively low pay for teachers in Arizona, has pushed education funding – and specifically teacher pay – to the top of many people’s agendas for helping improve the state’s schools.

It’s not clear exactly how many teachers hold second jobs because such data does not appear to exist. Anecdotal evidence abounds, however.

Arizona is among the worst in the nation in terms of paying its teachers; the state ranks 50th in elementary teacher salary. The lowest-paid teachers, likely newcomers with less experience, are making 9 percent less than the national average.

And the highest-paid ones, often veteran teachers, are making 28 percent less, according to Morrison Institute at Arizona State University.

READ: Teachers across Arizona work multiple jobs to make ends meet

RELATED REPORT: Finding & Keeping Educators for Arizona’s Classrooms

Looks & Sounds like the same game Trump plays…

clip_image002…Looks & Sounds like the same game Trump plays…

Phone taps, power plays and sarcasm: What it’s like to negotiate with Vladimir Putin

The Russian leader is not ‘theatrical’ like Trump, but has his own set of tricks to bully and bluster his opponents.

By David Nakamura  •  Read more »


With a religious doctrine rooted in celibacy

…With a religious doctrine rooted in celibacy it seems logical to anticipate that pedophilia and homosexuality would emerge and prosper…

Vatican police ‘break up drug-fueled gay orgy at home of secretary of one of Pope Francis’s

07-05-2017… by Julian Robinson ….Raid at flat belonging to the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith