Category Archives: Current Events

Sunday Praise & Worship | We Need You Lord

Jonathan Butler (born October 10, 1961, Athlone, Cape Town, South Africa) is a singer-songwriter and guitarist. His music is often classified as R&B, jazz fusion or worship music. Born and raised in Cape Town during Apartheid, Butler started singing and … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Congratulations Prince Harry and Meghan Markle!

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Friday Open Thread | Kansas teacher threatened a 10-year-old black boy: ‘When you turn 16 the police will shoot you’

A Kansas schoolboy went home crying after a teacher allegedly told him he would be shot by police as a teenager, reported Fox 4KC News. Malachi Pearson, 10, attends Rosehill Elementary School. He was playing with a friend when a … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Mueller issues grand jury subpoena to Roger Stone adviser

Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed a social media specialist who previously worked for Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone, according to a report. A lawyer for social media and Twitter expert Jason Sullivan told Reuters that two subpoenas were delivered … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | North Korea reconsidering summit with US

But the Nobel Peace Prize tho? PLAYED. HOODWINKED. BAMBOOZLED. Trump got Punk’d so hard…… CNN) North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Steve Schmidt: There is blood on Trump’s hands

After the death of 58 Palestinian protesters, Republican strategist Steve Schmidt says Trump is using incitement to shore up his base — consequences be damned. “He destabilized the region with not having any clue what he is doing.”

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Monday Open Thread | Michael Avenatti Bombshell: Qatari Investor Accused of Bribery Met Cohen and Flynn at Trump Tower

Members of the Trump transition team appear to have met on December 12, 2016 with a group from Qatar that included Ahmed Al-Rumaihi, the former Qatari diplomat and current head of a division of Qatar’s massive sovereign wealth fund who … Continue reading

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