Category Archives: CNN – World

Brexit marchers demand final vote on departure

Brexit marchers demand final vote on departure

(CNN) – Thousands of people marched Saturday through central London on the second anniversary of the Brexit referendum, demanding that the UK government give people a chance to make the final decisioMORE

Malala Yousafzai Fast Facts

Malala Yousafzai Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at the life of education activist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Malala Yousafzai.Personal:Birth date: July 12, 1997Birth place: Mingora, Swat Valley, PakistanFatherMORE

Help move womankind forward

Help move womankind forward

(CNN) – Reports of abuse against women and girls around the world are discouraging. But organizations are fighting back. From ending child marriage to stopping violence — from education rights to geMORE

POW and MIA in Iraq and Afghanistan Fast Facts

POW and MIA in Iraq and Afghanistan Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at US POW/MIA’s in Iraq and Afghanistan from 1991 to the present. Scott Speicher:January 17, 1991 – During the first night of Operation Desert Storm, Navy pilot Lt. Cmdr. MiMORE

Saif al-Islam Gadhafi Fast Facts

Saif al-Islam Gadhafi Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here is a look at the life of Saif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.Personal:Birth date: June 25, 1972Birth place: Tripoli, LibyaBirth name: Saif al-IslamMORE

Blogs

Site/Vid du Jour 6/12

Site/Vid du Jour 6/12

website of the day – The local LGBTQ community’s Candlelight Vigil will be held tonight at City Hall at 7:30pm.  This is their organization’s main site. https://www.cityofequality.org/ video of the day – Tn. woman caught on video, releasing her kids from a car dog crate.  She’s facing charges.  https://twitter.com/FOXNashville/status/1005971200059887619

Site/Vid du Jour 6/6

Site/Vid du Jour 6/6

video – phone camera footage of massive flooding at Nantahala Outdoor Center.  This is video of death in fast water.   twin sites – riverbendfestival.com riverfrontnights.com   2nd video – My son’s epic adventure in China/Mongolia produced 18 Go Pro videos.  This one concentrates solely on the mind-blowing light show he attended.