Daily Archives: February 14, 2020

The Corporate Media Is Directly Profiting from Mike Bloomberg’s Rise as He Spends Fortune on TV Ads

Democracy Now!

Feb 14, 2020

Billionaire Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg is rising in the polls in the wake of the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary. Democracy Now! co-host Juan González speaks with us about Bloomberg’s approach to campaign spending, the administration’s policies during his three terms as mayor of New York City and the scores of lawsuits filed against Bloomberg and his company. “It’s amazing to me that Michael Bloomberg is getting as much attention as he is,” González says.

 

Serenity – 4K video of Earth From Space


Space Videos



Premiered 98 minutes ago

“SERENITY” – A beautiful view of Earth from space. Our planet hangs in the darkness of space, a blue dot shining against the blackness. The endless seas and boundless clouds pass beneath us. This is our home and the only place we know of that inhabits life.

This video was created from thousands of individual photographs taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station, ‘Serenity’ takes us on a journey over planet Earth.

Africa’s locust ‘crisis’: UN calls for urgent action


FRANCE 24 English

Feb 11, 2020
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Billions of locusts are destroying crops across East Africa in the biggest outbreak the region has seen in decades. Now, the UN is calling for urgent action to avoid what could be a major humanitarian crisis.

Trump Admits Sending Giuliani To Ukraine

HuffPost

Feb 14, 2020

Flood forces Mississippi residents to flee homes


Associated Press



Published on Feb 14, 2020

Residents along a rain-swollen river in Mississippi are packing up belongings and fleeing to higher ground to escape what authorities warn could be devastating weekend flooding. (Feb. 14)

Senate Passes Iran War Powers Resolution, Upsetting Trump


The Real News Network



Published on Feb 14, 2020

In yet another rebuke to Trump, the Senate passed a binding resolution to prevent Trump from going to war with Iran. Even though Trump will veto it, after it passes the House, it shows growing disagreement with his foreign policy

Coronavirus: Is the Climate Plague Here?


The Real News Network



Published on Feb 14, 2020

Journalists Bryn Nelson and Jane C. Hu talk about how the climate crisis means we could see more deadly outbreaks, plus the rise of xenophobia as the virus spreads.