Thus far, the book series have been met with an overwhelmingly positive response. “We’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback from both parents and the outdoor industry, which has been really reassuring to us,” James said. “It’s showing us that people care about wildlife and support conservation.” … [Read more...] about Katy-based children’s book series benefits conservation charities
Cruz’s bill would provide federal tax credits to individuals and businesses to donate to nonprofit scholarship funds. The program would help subsidize private school tuition, something that Education Secretary Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosOrganized labor staging political resurgence for 2020 During Suicide Prevention Month, Trump needs to do more for troops' mental health Another judge blocks DeVos from withholding coronavirus relief money from undocumented students MORE has pushed for during the pandemic. … [Read more...] about Conservatives press for concessions in GOP coronavirus relief bill
Led by Patri Friedman (the grandson of economist Milton Friedman) and PayPal founder Peter Thiel, the Seasteading Institute hopes to establish micro-nations on permanent off-shore platforms, free from the laws of any country. The movement is inspired by libertarian ideals, but sees seasteads as government start-ups that can “experiment with a wide variety of political ideas in order to find out which are most desirable to their residents.” One note of caution for libertarian idealists: Even on seasteads in the middle of the ocean, the Institute does insist on some limits to individual freedom. “Actions seen as a serious threat to the security of other nations ought not be tolerated aboard seasteads,” the site’s FAQ reads, “such as letting terrorists launder money, exporting drugs to countries where they are illegal, or researching or building weapons of mass destruction, particularly with nuclear capabilities.” Basically, all of the fun things. … [Read more...] about Which Quixotic Conservative Utopia Is Right for You?
Senior officials said they would give additional wages of ₹12 per day for each conservancy worker. “We will pay arrears. We do not have adequate funds to increase wages. Property tax collection has been poor because of COVID-19,” an official said. … [Read more...] about Conservancy workers in Chennai call off strike after second day
Facebook announced last week that it would take down posts on President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump-backed candidate wins NH GOP Senate primary to take on Shaheen Trump, supporters gather without masks in NC despite request from local GOP official Trump-backed candidate wins NH GOP primary to take on Pappas MORE's remarks urging voters to vote twice to test election security, unless they "corrected the record" on voter fraud. … [Read more...] about Zuckerberg: ‘Just wrong’ to say conservatives drive Facebook