Posts Tagged ‘battered’

Traumatized by Trump, U.S. Jews are about to get battered by Israel, too

If and when American Jews emerge from their own country’s horror show and pay attention to Israel’s upcoming election, they won’t like what they’ll see. As Trump exits the White House stage, more right-wing nationalists are surging towards power in Israel 00 Hits: 2

Chicago Jewish community battered by 2nd wave of COVID is ‘pumping its brakes’

JTA — When Rabbi Lizzi Heydemann and her colleagues gathered in a backyard earlier this month to sing together, they knew it would likely be the last time for the foreseeable future. COVID-19 case counts in Chicago were rising sharply, and the mayor and governor warned that new restrictions would soon be necessary to curb […]

Philadelphia council approves ban on tear gas & rubber bullets as battered police struggle to quell ‘peaceful protests’

Home » Injustice, North America, Protests » Philadelphia council approves ban on tear gas & rubber bullets as battered police struggle to quell ‘peaceful protests’     Amid unrest that has left dozens of officers wounded this week, Philadelphia police may lose much of their crowd-control weaponry, as the city council voted to ban use […]

Watch: Cars and houses buried by mud as France battered by storms

Cars and houses were entombed in mud in Breil-sur-Roya, a French town close to the Italian border, two days after torrential rains and floods hit the south-east of France. A family urgently emptied their house by the Vésubie river in Roquebillière which threatened to collapse at any time. “I feel like I’m still living in […]

South Arica’s COVID-19 battered economy produces more poachers

South Africa’s tourism industry is being shattered by the coronavirus pandemic and newly unemployed people are going hungry. Hotels and bush camps, which are normally big employers, have been empty since the end of March which has resulted in layoffs. So now, in desperation, more people who live near game reserves are turning to poaching […]

Battered Goy Syndrome

I am a married man. For all you other young Bucks and Does out there who haven’t tied the knot yet, getting hitched changes your perspective on life. If you don’t believe me, you can count the metaphors, which is simply good philosophical practise, anyway. The marital covenant has been utilised by all races, […]

500 Migrants Feared Dead In Mediterranean Shipwreck

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees have said that up to 500 people may have drowned following a shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea at the weekend. The Globe and Mail reports: The disaster happened in waters between Italy and Libya, based on accounts from 41 survivors who were rescued on April 16 by a merchant ship, […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes