Archive for June 29th, 2019

Lawmakers Should Embrace Tobacco Harm Reduction Devices

on June 29, 2019, 8:29 AM / in Opinion

By Lennie Jarratt <LJarratt@heartland.org> In response to fearmongering campaigns of a so-called “youth vaping epidemic,” lawmakers have introduced hundreds of proposals that would regulate, tax, or even prohibit the sale and use of e-cigarettes and vaping devices. The Heartland Institute has long advocated against these misguided taxes and bans. Heartland has also been on the forefront of protecting the rights […]

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Dalai Lama: Migrants Must Return to Native Lands — or Europe Could Become Muslim or African

on June 29, 2019, 8:26 AM / in International News

Written by  Selwyn Duke The media aren’t yet describing him as the “far-right Dalai Lama.” Nonetheless, the spiritual leader has again staked out an immigration position placing him right of political leaders tagged with that label, telling the BBC that “‘Europe is for Europeans’ and migrants should be sent back” to their native lands, as the Daily Mail relates it. He also warned that […]

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Keep girls’ sports for girls ONLY

on June 29, 2019, 8:22 AM / in Announcements

Selina Soule is a high school female athlete, who now must compete against biological males because of Connecticut’s law requiring that boys, who identify as ‘girls,’ be admitted into girls’ sports competitions. This is just plain wrong….  This is just plain Nuts! And, that’s why there is a petition which supports Selina’s federal complaint to the Dept of Education, against this […]

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‘Fixer Upper’ Stars Chip and Joanna Gaines Donate $1.5M to St. Jude Children’s Hospital

‘Fixer Upper’ Stars Chip and Joanna Gaines Donate $1.5M to St. Jude Children’s Hospital

on June 29, 2019, 7:01 AM / in National News, State News

Former Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines made a huge donation to St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. By WARNER TODD HUSTON |  Breitbart News The TV star couple handed over a whopping $1.5 million check to the hospital and also donated a new playhouse to the St. Jude Target House, a long-term housing facility for families of patients, according to Fox […]

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June 29th in History

June 29th in History

on June 29, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

June 29 is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 185 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Cassius of Narni Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (Western Christianity), and its related observances: Haro Wine Festival (Haro, La Rioja) l-Imnarja (Malta) June 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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Come Back

Come Back

on June 29, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

 “You have not returned to Me,” says the Lord.  – Amos 4:6 The Old Testament book of Amos has given us some memorable phrases: “Can two walk together, unless they are agreed?” (3:3). “Pre-pare to meet your God” (4:12). “Let justice run down like water” (5:24). But the most-repeated phrase in Amos occurs five times in chapter 4. Time after […]

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