In The News

Comparing today’s news with yesterday’s, and trying to make sense of it all.

Thailand Protests Getting Violent

Protest coverage has highlighted the news lately, with Ukraine getting most of the attention. This time it’s Thailand and the crisis is so serious that a state of emergency has been declared. Several explosions have hit Bangkok, leaving dozens of [...]

Putin Replaces RIA Novosti with Russia Today

Putin Replaces RIA Novosti with Russia Today

Vladimir Putin has announced that the RIA Novosti news agency will be replaced by the Russia Today news. And it “will take over all property owned by RIA Novosti in the country and abroad,” according to B92 News. “On 9 [...]

Jobless Rate Lowest In 5 Years; Food Assistance Higher Than Ever?

It’s phenomenal that some say the economy is blossoming and the jobless rate is the lowest that it has been in 5 years. Hold on to that thought because another phenomenon is occurring; an incredible amount of Americans have simply [...]