Archive for April, 2017

Jehovah’s Witnesses Banned in Russia

Jehovah’s Witnesses Banned in Russia

Jehovah’s Witnesses, a pacifist religious organization, has been labeled by Russian authorities an “extremist group” and all of its activities are banned. All local chapters and its Russian headquarters have been ordered to close and the government is authorized to seize the group’s property. Their international website is blocked and Russian state media now refer […]

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Young Americans View Trump as Illegitimate President

Young Americans View Trump as Illegitimate President

According to a recent poll, the majority of young Americans see Trump’s presidency as illegitimate. The survey also showed that more than half, 70%, have negative views of Trump’s presidential demeanor. When asked the question, “Do you think that Donald Trump is a legitimate or an illegitimate president?” 57% of all respondents answered “illegitimate.” Within […]

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Paralyzed Man Uses Thought Control Technology to Move Arm and Hand

Paralyzed Man Uses Thought Control Technology to Move Arm and Hand

A man paralyzed from the shoulders down is now able to feed himself using thought-control technology. This medical first occurred after doctors implanted sensors in the man’s brain that sent signals to the man’s arm. A bicycle accident eight years ago left Bill Kochevar, 56, with severe spinal cord injuries resulting in his being completely […]

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Airline Agrees to Pay for Land it Caused to Become Polluted and Cursed

Airline Agrees to Pay for Land it Caused to Become Polluted and Cursed

Gol, the second largest Brazilian airline, has agreed to pay over $1 million to an indigenous tribe whose land was cursed when one of Gol’s airplanes crashed there over 10 years ago. In September, 2006, a plane from the airline collided with a private jet in mid-air over the Amazon forest. All 154 people on […]

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Using GPS Makes You “Dumber”

Using GPS Makes You “Dumber”

If you or anyone you know has a GPS in their automobile or cell phone, then you know how useful this technology is. Among other things, it helps navigate from one location to another, displays electronically the distance between the two locations, and calculates the amount of time necessary to travel from one location to […]

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