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Biden sends stern warning to wealthy Americans: ‘Time to pay your fair share’

The HillOct 5, 2021 Biden traveled to Michigan as negotiations with congressional Democrats inch along on passage of a bipartisan infrastructure bill and a larger package including investments in health care, education and climate-friendly industries. The president argued America had … Continue reading

Farming as a Business in Eastern Africa

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsDec 21, 2015 http://www.fao.org/africa/eastern-afr… Success stories from the FAO Food Security through Commercialization of Agriculture (FSCA) Programme funded by the Italian Development Cooperation in Eastern Africa. Supporting market oriented production and value addition. … Continue reading

Western US drought threatens hydropower from dams

Associated PressAug 18, 2021 California’s drought is hurting its ability to generate electricity from hydroelectric dams. The state recently shut down one of its largest hydroelectric plants because there wasn’t enough water in Lake Oroville reservoir to turn its turbines. … Continue reading

Inhofe Speaks on Senate Floor About Western Sahara

Senator Jim Inhofe – Aug 10, 2021

ITALY: WORLD FOOD SUMMIT: FIDEL CASTRO CONDEMNS WESTERN NATIONS

AP Archive Cuban leader Fidel Castro has condemned western nations at a summit in Italy, accusing them of ignoring world starvation. The Cuban leader is in Rome for the World Food Summit. While in Rome, Castro will also meet Pope … Continue reading

Climate Change | 80 Major Wildfires Burning In Western U.S..

NBC News –Jul 20, 2021 From California to New Mexico wildfires are devastating the west coast and other parts of the country. More than 1,800 square miles of land have been torched due to drought.

Floods kill more than 125 people in Western Europe

CNBC Television Published on Jul 16, 2021 Sky News’ Michelle Clifford reports from Europe on flooding in Germany and Belgium, and towns completely destroyed by the raging waters.

Catastrophic flooding across western Europe as politicians blame climate change – BBC News

BBC News – Jul 16, 2021 More than 120 people have died and hundreds are still missing after record rainfall caused the worst flooding in parts of Western Europe for many decades. In Germany dozens of people were unaccounted for, … Continue reading

Oregon blaze threatens 2,000 homes as new wildfires erupt in western states

Guardian News Published on Jul 15, 2021 A swiftly spreading wildfire raged through drought-parched timber and brush in south-central Oregon for a ninth day on Wednesday, displacing hundreds of residents. The Bootleg fire – which has burned through more than … Continue reading

Germany: at least 21 dead in ‘catastrophic’ flooding in western Germany

Guardian News Jul 15, 2021 Heavy rain and floods have caused the collapse of six houses in Germany’s western state of Rhineland-Palatinate, leaving 21 people dead and many stranded on rooftops. Two firemen drowned and the army was deployed to … Continue reading