An upside to climate change? The issue has been blamed for many problems, including more acidic oceans and rising pollen counts, but a study released Friday suggests a benefit: arid regions are getting greener. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Study sees climate upside in greening arid regions
Country musician Josh Turner made dreams come true for Logan Blade, a young musician with autism that we told you about earlier in May. Logan’s favorite singer is Josh Turner and it’s been his dream to sing on the Opry stage.
IRS Report: Targeting Began in 2010 Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: IRS IG Report: Targeting Conservatives Began In 2010 – ABC News
In 1999, Al Gore, then U.S. vice president and a Democratic candidate for president, sold $6,000 worth of cows. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Gore Is Romney-Rich With $200 Million After Bush Defeat – Bloomberg Business
The dead babies. The exploited women. The racism. The numerous governmental failures. It is thoroughly newsworthy. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Why Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s Trial Should Be a Front-Page Story – The Atlantic
Lady Margaret Thatcher visits President Reagan and Nancy Reagan at their beloved ranch, Rancho del Cielo, in Santa Barbara, California.
Saul Alinsky is a key figure of the ’60’s. He started the Industrial Areas Foundation, which is still very active today and has infiltrated Christian and Catholic parishes. His community organizing co-opts churches on various issues (homelessness, poverty, global warming, etc.) and strips them of Christ. He is an evil genius and his book is recommended […]
A truck stop network is now taking shape to spur the U.S. trucking industry to switch to low-priced natural gas fuel. But the environmental and economic calculations are complex. Source: The New Truck Stop: Filling Up With Natural Gas for the Long Haul
Berkshire Hathaway’s BNSF Railway plans to test using natural gas to power locomotives instead of diesel, potentially weakening oil’s dominance as a fuel amid a gas glut. Source: Berkshire’s BNSF Railway to Test Switch to Natural Gas – WSJ
African lives have already greatly improved over the past decade, says Oliver August. The next ten years will be even better Source: A hopeful continent | The Economist
A Denver pastor is using her personal stories about freeing South Sudanese slaves to inspire Marin Catholic High School students to support her cause and advocate an end to slavery. The Rev. Heidi McGinness has been working with Christian Solidarity International — a nonprofit human rights organization — for about 10 years, documenting the stories […]
KQED Presents the documentary Something Ventured, coming to public television in 2013. The film tells the story of the dreamers, innovators and entrepreneurs who created some of the world’s most iconic companies, Apple, ATARI, Genentech, Cisco and Intel. For more information, visit:http://www.somethingventuredthemovie.com