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STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden

STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden »

17 Apr, 2021
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U.S. President Joe Biden has proposed a $2 trillion dollar infrastructure upgrade plan for the US to ameliorate its ranking 15th in the world for infrastructure investments in roads, bridges and more

Stateside Stories: A Press Conference for the People

Stateside Stories: A Press Conference for the People »

2 Apr, 2021
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In his first formal news conference in 65 days of his new Administration, President Joe Biden tackled immigration, Covid-19, the Congressional filibuster, the China threat, and the war in Afghanistan. . .He said he expects to run for re-election with Kamala Harris as his running mate in 2024.

A SECOND OPINION: FATHER’S DAY

A SECOND OPINION: FATHER’S DAY »

19 Mar, 2021
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Fathers have a hard time of it, expected to be all things to everyone in the family; expected to be both strong and gentle at the same time. To be a father can take a man by surprise. It can elevate his life or, in some men's opinions, ruin it. The thing to remember about fathers is that they gave you more than you can ever give back to them, especially your genes and peculiarities!

22 FEBRUARY 2021: 500,071 American Lives Lost to COVID-19

22 FEBRUARY 2021: 500,071 American Lives Lost to COVID-19 »

23 Feb, 2021
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Today, we mark a truly grim, heartbreaking milestone: 500,071 dead. That’s more Americans who have died in one year in this pandemic than in World War One, World War Two, and the Vietnam War combined. That’s more lives lost to this virus than any other nation on Earth. But this nation will smile again. This nation will know sunny days again. This nation will know joy again. And as we do, we will remember each person we’ve lost, the lives they lived, the loved ones they left behind.

A Second Opinion: Trump Acquitted by Senate for Second Time

A Second Opinion: Trump Acquitted by Senate for Second Time »

15 Feb, 2021
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After Democrats and Republicans laid out their arguments, the Senate voted 57 guilty and 43 not guilty, not enough to convict the former president of incitement to insurrection. Donald Trump is therefore not barred from running again in 2024 if he so wishes. Trump supporters were happy at the result and the Democrats were dismayed.

BARE FACTS: “GUILTY” 57 VOTES,  “NOT GUILTY” 43 VOTES

BARE FACTS: “GUILTY” 57 VOTES, “NOT GUILTY” 43 VOTES »

14 Feb, 2021
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13 February 2021: The Democrats rested their case against former President Donald Trump for the impeachable crime of incitement of insurrection. Senate vote, 13 February 2021: 57 "Guilty" votes; 43 "Not Guilty" votes. The Democrats needed 67 votes for a "Guilty" verdict. Trump is acquitted.

DETERIORATING HEALTH, LOSS OF LIVELIHOOD, AND NATURAL DISASTERS THREATEN THE LARGEST NUMBER OF PEOPLE ACROSS THE GLOBE

DETERIORATING HEALTH, LOSS OF LIVELIHOOD, AND NATURAL DISASTERS THREATEN THE LARGEST NUMBER OF PEOPLE ACROSS THE GLOBE »

5 Feb, 2021
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Deteriorating health, loss of income or employment, and more frequent weather-related natural disasters are perceived individually as a threat by three out of five adults across the globe. More people think these conditions will get worse in 2021 than those who expect that they will improve. Spain is one of the countries most worried about health and climate change.

A SECOND OPINION: Biden to Spend on Climate Change

A SECOND OPINION: Biden to Spend on Climate Change »

1 Feb, 2021
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The price is high but it is an opportunity for innovation and growth.

6 JANUARY 2021: EVEN FLAMENCO WON’T JUST DANCE; IT MAKES A STAND!

6 JANUARY 2021: EVEN FLAMENCO WON’T JUST DANCE; IT MAKES A STAND! »

27 Jan, 2021
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"The event that occurred at the Capitol in Washington D.C., on January 6th, 2021, was profoundly disturbing. This is our reaction to that event."

STATESIDE STORIES: BIDEN PROPOSES COVID AID

STATESIDE STORIES: BIDEN PROPOSES COVID AID »

19 Jan, 2021
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President-elect Joseph R. Biden proposed last week a $1.9 trillion rescue package to combat the economic downturn in the US and the Covid-19 crisis. “During this pandemic, millions of Americans, through no fault of their own, have lost the dignity and respect that comes with a job and a paycheck,” said Biden. The Biden rescue proposal would be financed entirely through increased federal borrowing and comes from the idea that the virus and the recovery are intertwined.