- Current Members of the U.S. House of Representatives
Wed, 04 May 2022 16:33:00 GMT
This is a list of individuals currently serving in the United States House of Representatives as of the 117th Congress
- U.S. Senate Seats up for Reelection in 2022
Wed, 04 May 2022 14:26:00 GMT
It's 2022 vision time. The U.S. Senate elections will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2020. Thirty-four of the 100 Senators are up for reelection and will serve a six-year term from January 3, 2023, until January 3, 2029. The time to start organizing is now.
- Why Do So Many Elderly Run America?
Thu, 31 Mar 2022 15:38:00 GMT
Why are US politicians so old compared to other countries?
- Could Putin Be Vulnerable to a Coup?
Mon, 14 Mar 2022 13:27:00 GMT
Could Putin be vulnerable to a coup or uprising? All of the grievances that traditionally motivate a coup against a dictator are in place.
- Should U.S. Flight Attendants Be Paid During Boarding?
Fri, 18 Feb 2022 14:23:00 GMT
The majority of U.S. airlines don't pay their flight attendants until the airplane door closes, even though plane boarding is one of the most stressful parts of their job.
- QAnon vs. Hitler's Brownshirts
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 09:02:00 GMT
The world has seen QAnon before. It was called Nazism.
- World Headlines: Capitol Siege by MAGA Mob
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 13:12:00 GMT
On January 6, 2021, white insurrectionists stormed the U.S. Capitol, proudly displayed the confederate flag, and set up gallows on the Capitol grounds.
- The Marijuana Industry's Dirty Little Secret
Tue, 14 May 2019 13:37:00 GMT
The runaway-growth in the cannabis industry, fueled by rolling de-regulation and a high demand forecast, is bringing with it a growing carbon footprint.
- A Personal Account of Hawaii's False Missile Alert
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:43:00 GMT
- Countries North Korea Can Currently Hit With Their Missiles
Mon, 29 May 2017 21:21:00 GMT
Should North Korea ever have the capacity to launch a nuclear missile that could reach the U.S. mainland, Trump would have approximately ten minutes to react and make a decision to counterattack.
- Khalid al-Asaad Slaughtered by ISIS
Sat, 22 Aug 2015 14:52:00 GMT
Khalid al-Asaad, an 83-year-old caretaker of antiquities in Syria, was beheaded by ISIS, but did not receive the same attention as a slain lion.
- Saudi Arabia Continues to Turn Screws on U.S. Shale
Thu, 14 May 2015 21:27:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia has succeeded in maintaining its market share throughout the oil bust by continuing to ratchet up production.
- World's 10 Biggest Energy Gluttons
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:20:00 GMT
A look into which countries use the most energy per capita reveals some surprising results, from the Middle East to the Caribbean.
- "Polish Death Camps" Controversy
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:29:00 GMT
- The Jedwabne Massacre of 1941: An Interview with Marcin Malek
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:16:00 GMT
On July 10, 1941, Christian Poles hunted down, clubbed, drowned, gutted, and burned alive 1,600 Jewish men, women, and children-all but seven of the town's Jews.
- Is Russia Plotting to Bring Down OPEC?
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 23:09:00 GMT
Russia's economy is heavily dependent on its energy industry, and President Vladimir Putin is playing a long, complex game to combat low oil prices.
- Could Iran Emerge as the Middle East Superpower?
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:35:00 GMT
- Taiwan Seeks to Join Fight Against Global Warming
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:13:00 GMT
The Paris Agreement on climate change, was signed in New York on April 22 by world leaders of 175 countries at the largest, single-day signing ceremony in history. What once seemed unthinkable, is now unstoppable. Every nation has been encouraged to join the chorus of voices combating climate change. So why has Taiwan, who is ready and willing, with vast experience to share, been left on the sidelines?
- Taiwan's Participation in the WHO Annual Assembly Is Vital to Ensuring Global Health Security
Sat, 21 May 2016 12:01:00 GMT
Taiwan accepts World Health Organization invitation despite political caveat from China
- Minigrids: The Next Energy Beacon
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:30:00 GMT
Village-scale solar-powered minigrids are the most promising path for India to meet its linked aims of GDP growth and access to electricity for all.
- The Day Hell Came to School
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:40:00 GMT
- The Top 5 Places to Work in U.S. Oil and Gas
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:01:00 GMT
Anadarko Petroleum, Chevron, Plains All American, Occidental Petroleum and Noble Energy have emerged as the top five "Best Places to Work" in the U.S. oil and gas industry.
- Did Oil Kill the Dinosaurs?
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:51:00 GMT
Sixty-six million years ago, planet Earth was forever changed when a six-mile-wide asteroid smashed into the Yucatan Peninsula, triggering a series of events that killed off the dinosaurs.
- Viewpoints: Is Tax Avoidance Destroying America?
Sat, 14 May 2016 17:23:00 GMT
Why don't the rich pay their fair share in taxes?
- Viewpoints: The Growing Water Crisis in America
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 16:01:00 GMT
Americans live under the assumption that water is cheap, pure, and plentiful. But how true is that?
- Child Brides in Zimbabwe
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:20:00 GMT
Legal frameworks play a powerful role in transforming norms and protecting girls' rights. Although many African countries have established 18 as the minimum marriage age for girls, weak enforcement has meant these laws have had little impact.
- Food Insecurity and Climate Change in Egypt
Mon, 04 May 2015 18:52:00 GMT
Egypt must adapt to climate change by introducing new crops, investing in farming technology and changing subsidies to protect the most vulnerable.
- Tunisia: Escaping the Great Mosque of Uqba
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:58:00 GMT
The Great Mosque, in all its majestic grandeur, is less enticing if you're an American woman who somehow finds herself inside it.