Daily Archives: January 15, 2018

Newly Discovered 1964 MLK Speech on Civil Rights, Segregation & Apartheid South Africa

Hawaii’s false missile alarm the fault of worker


New China TV
Published on Jan 15, 2018

On Saturday an emergency missile alert accidentally went out to everyone in Hawaii, causing mass panic as people thought they were about to die. The false alarm has come under criticism from officials, the FCC, residents and others in Hawaii. The error was blamed on an emergency worker hitting the wrong template during a routine drill.

Speakers Take Aim at Trump During NY MLK Event


Associated Press
Published on Jan 15, 2018

Civil rights leaders and politicians focused on Donald Trump’s vulgar remarks about African nations at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in New York on Monday. (Jan. 15)

Trump took ‘victory lap’ after ‘shithole’ remark


CNN
Published on Jan 13, 2018

After President Trump referred to African countries as “shitholes,” President Trump called friends and allies to ask how the comments were playing in the press. One White house official referred to the dial-a-friend sessions as a “victory lap.”

Republicans Can’t Shake The Trump Brand Stench In 2018


The Ring of Fire
Published on Jan 15, 2018

Ring of Fire’s Sam Seder is joined by co-host of the UnPresidented Podcast, Cliff Schecter, to discuss some of the more interesting stories revolving around this year’s mid-term elections.

Is Donald Trump ‘playing with fire’ by backing Kurds in Syria 🇸🇾? | Inside Story


Al Jazeera English

Published on Jan 15, 2018

US support for Kurds in Syria is leading to threats of retaliation from Turkey. A coalition of countries led by the US is planning a thirty thousand-strong force in Syria, just across the border with Turkey.

Raw: Ice Jams Cause Conn. Town to Evacuate


Associated Press
Published on Jan 15, 2018

Flooding is reported on several swollen Connecticut rivers, causing problems around the state. In Kent, ice jams on the Housatonic River prompted the private boarding school the Kent School to send more than 500 students home. (Jan. 15)