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The Earthquake in Indonesia: How Collaboration Impacts the Global Water Crisis

SOUTH CAROLINA, USA, Oct 16 (IPS) – George C. Greene, IV is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Water Mission*, a nonprofit Christian engineering organization that designs, builds, and implements safe water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) solutions for people in developing countries and disaster areasOn Friday, September 28, the world first heard the devastating […]

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Water: a Private Privilege, not a Community Resource

MUMBAI, India, Oct 16 (IPS) – Shekhar Kapur* is director, actor and producer, who rose to international prominence with the 1998 Bollywood movie, Bandit Queen. Water is becoming a private privilege rather than a community resource. It is also one of the world’s most precious resources. As vital to the survival of the human species […]

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Caribbean Nations Pay the Price for Climate Change Caused by Others

BUENOS AIRES, Oct 16 (IPS) – Although their contribution to global warming is negligible, Caribbean nations are bearing the brunt of its impact. Climate phenomena are so devastating that countries are beginning to prepare not so much to adapt to the new reality, but to get their economies back on their feet periodically. Read the […]

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Saudi Princes Were Already Worried. The Khashoggi Scandal May Cause Panic.

New reports suggest that Khashoggi’s disappearance has aggravated long-standing tensions within the royal family.

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Tusk Says Breaking Impasse Needs UK Proposals: Brexit Update

Tusk Says Breaking Impasse Needs UK Proposals: Brexit Update  Bloomberg The EU might have made a grave mistake with the Irish ‘backstop’  Financial Times British Trade Negotiator’s Conundrum: Can He Actually Make Any Deals?  Wall Street Journal Full coverage

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Word for Word: Medicare Chief Pans Medicare For All (C-SPAN)

Seema Verma, the chief of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), called Medicare for All, a “bad idea,” saying it would dilute the program for seniors and drain the federal government’s resources. She argued that providing Medicare to all Americans would cost $32 trillion. By 2022, she said, it would take up 58 […]

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Does President Donald Trump Owe $1 Million To Charity After Warren’s DNA Test? | Megyn Kelly TODAY

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is challenging President Trump to make good on his promise to contribute $1 million to charity after releasing a video proving she has Native American ancestry – even if it’s the smallest of percentages. On Monday, the president denied owing any donation. NBC’s Jacob Soboroff and Morgan Radford, as well as […]

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Donald Trump: ‘I didn’t say that.’ (He did.)

President Donald Trump claims he “didn’t say” that he would pay $1 million to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren for taking DNA test to review her Native American heritage, after she released the results of one on Monday morning. “Who cares?” Trump said when asked about the DNA test. When pressed on the once-promised $1 million […]

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Saudi Arabia Is Invested In President Donald Trump | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

President Trump says he has “no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.” For Fact’s Sake, Bloomberg Opinion Editor and Columnist Bobby Ghosh join Ali Velshi to discuss how the president is tied to the Kingdom and how the Saudis are invested in him. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth […]

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