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NASA’s Apollo Mission Control Center need donations

The NASA logo on a protective box for a camera near the space shuttle Endeavour April 28, 2011 at Kennedy Space Center in Florida as preparations are under way for an April 29 launch of Endeavour, which will be its last flight. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA The NASA logo on a protective box for a camera […]

A. Barton Hinkle column: An alien’s perspective on the decline and fall of America | Columnist Bart Hinkle

No study of ancient Tellurian civilization can be complete without an examination of political philosophy, for the Tellurians (a/k/a “Earth-people,” a/k/a Homo sapiens — see Encyclopedia Da’ev Navorsh, vol. IX, part 6) were a fundamentally political species, whose social organization depended heavily on a system of hierarchy, command, and obedience in which the nation-state reigned […]

Where’s the moral outrage? Famine

UN Photo/Tobin Jones Young girls line up at a feeding center in Mogadishu. “Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone.” James 2:17 “Where is the moral outrage?” A questioner at a recent Washington event demanded some explanation for the seeming indifference in the United States to hunger that affects tens […]

Alberta PCs and Wildrose vote to merge as United Conservative Party

The Canadian Press Published Saturday, July 22, 2017 7:40AM EDT Last Updated Saturday, July 22, 2017 9:40PM EDT RED DEER, Alta. — Alberta’s political landscape profoundly shifted Saturday as its two main conservative parties — enemies for a decade — overwhelmingly agreed to end their feud and work as one to defeat Premier Rachel Notley’s […]