Posts Tagged ‘building’

Building Communities For A Fascist-Free Future

Above Photo: Zoran Svilar. On August 17, 2019, a coalition of antifascist and progressive groups in Portland, Oregon organized a rally to protest a Proud Boy event planned in the city. The rally had a carnivalesque atmosphere created by PopMob — an antifascist group of concerned Portlanders which seeks to “resist the alt-right with whimsy and creativity” — and brought on […]

MacDonald’s Banned from Building Fast Food Chain at Rome’s Baths of Caracalla

The Baths of Caracalla were built from 212 to 216 AD during the rule of Emperor Caracalla, formally known as Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, who reigned between 198 to 217 AD. This enormous and iconic Roman structure was at one time ablaze with luxury marbles, mosaics, and sculptures, and historians estimate that between 6,000 and 8,000 […]

McDonald’s Banned from Building Fast Food Chain at Rome’s Baths of Caracalla

The Baths of Caracalla were built from 212 to 216 AD during the rule of Emperor Caracalla, formally known as Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, who reigned between 198 to 217 AD. This enormous and iconic Roman structure was at one time ablaze with luxury marbles, mosaics, and sculptures, and historians estimate that between 6,000 and 8,000 […]

Building Collective Power Within Our Organizations

Above Photo: Kevin Butz / Unsplash. As we imagine an alternative society, we should think about how we will create something more collective, something where all people have a voice. Most of us come from a tradition where a select few make large impactful decisions for social justice organizations. Organizations have practices that at times […]

Santa Claus climbs down building to visit children in a Spanish hospital

Children spending the holidays in a hospital in Barcelona get a much-needed boost from a firefighter dressed as Santa Claus, who greets them from outside a hospital window while hanging from a climbing rope outside the building, due to strict pandemic rules restricting visitors. Source

Saudi Arabia building own ballistic missiles with Chinese aid: Report

Saudi Arabia is actively pursuing the manufacture of ballistic missiles with help from China, CNN reported today. US intelligence agencies said satellite images prove the Saudis branched out to building rather than buying weapons from China. The worry is that the initiative could cause Iran, the arch-rival of Saudi Arabia, to refuse pressure to stop […]

Biden & Globalists Building Global Taxation Regime

Reprinted with permission from TheNewAmerican.com. The Deep State and its minions are currently erecting a global taxation regime that will eventually fund a one-world technocratic government, warns The New American magazine’s Alex Newman in this episode of Behind The Deep State. All of the pieces are being put in place right now, including a global […]

Extinction Rebellion Block Home Office Building To Protest Nationality And Borders Bill

An Extinction Rebellion (XR) protest has blocked the front entrance to the Home Office building in Glasgow. The activists locked themselves to each other and to the property’s gates from about 7am on Monday. The protesters, from XR Scotland and XR Glasgow, are calling on the UK government “to end its hostile environment policy towards […]

24 Dead After Suspected Arson In Osaka Building

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — A fire that spread from a fourth-floor mental clinic in an eight-story building in downtown Osaka in western Japan on Friday left 24 dead in what police were investigating as a possible case of arson and murder. Police were searching for a man in his 50s to 60s who witnesses saw […]

27 feared dead in building fire in Osaka

Twenty-seven people were feared dead after a fire broke out in a building in Osaka in western Japan, fire department officials said Friday, and police were investigating arson as a possible cause. The fire started on the fourth floor of an eight-story building in the shopping and entertainment area of Kitashinchi, Osaka city fire department […]

Aerials of Italy building collapse

Firefighters in Sicily were digging through the rubble of a collapsed apartment building on Sunday in the search for six missing people after an explosion apparently caused by a gas leak killed at least three, authorities said. The building was occupied by nine members of an extended family, and two visiting relatives — a heavily […]

Methane gas explosion in Sicily causes deadly building collapse

Three people died and several are missing after an explosion in Sicily due to a gas leak, Italian authorities said. The methane explosion resulted in the collapse of several buildings in the town of Ravanusa, Italy’s civil protection officers said. Two women were rescued alive, rescuers added, and transported to a local hospital. One of […]

Greek-Australian Architect Builds Second Tallest Building in the World

Merdeka 118 is pictured in 2019. Credit: Sergei Gussev, CC BY 2.0/Wikipedia By Floy Bossinas Greek-born Australian architect Nonda Katsalidis of Fender Katsalidis designed the “Merdeka 118,” a mega tall skyscraper in the historic district in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which will be the second tallest building in the world. The tower, built at the site of […]

Firemen search for survivors after building collapses in southern France

French rescue workers dug out the body of a man but also pulled a toddler and the child’s mother alive from the rubble of a three-story apartment building that collapsed Tuesday in a suspected gas explosion on southern France’s Mediterranean coast. Two other people are missing. The child, thought to be 18 months old, was […]

3 young siblings die after building collapses in Egypt

Three young siblings have died after a two-storey building collapsed on them in Egypt’s Beni Suef Governorate yesterday. Rescue workers managed to save nine other injured people, including three children. The siblings who died were aged eight, 11 and 12. Authorities have not officially disclosed the reason the building collapsed yet it is a common […]

One dead after building collapse in southern France

A man has been found dead in the rubble of collapsed building in southern France, firefighters told the AFP news agency. The residential block came crashing down overnight on Monday-Tuesday in Sanary-sur-Mer near Toulon. Earlier, a woman and her baby were pulled out alive. Fire crews are continuing the search for two people believed to […]

Adobe Brick Building Used In Peru As Early As 5,000 Years Ago

A recent study in pre-Hispanic northern Peru shows previously unacknowledged use of adobe brick building as early as 5,000 years ago. What’s more, these adobe bricks were created by annual El Niño floods. Recently published in PNAS, the geoarchaeological research was conducted by Peruvian and American professionals based on discoveries in a remote forested region […]

US is Building an Anti-Iranian Alliance, Backed Up by a Propaganda Campaign

At the end of WWII Washington began to establish its Hub-and-Spoke system of alliances between the USA – the “hub” – and its key strategic allies. The system has remained largely unchanged to this day. This alliance system was originally established in response to the Pentagon’s fears that certain Asian countries might leave the US’s […]

Settlers begin building new outpost near Jericho

A group of Jewish settlers this morning started to build a new illegal outpost on a tract of Palestinian land they seized in Ein Al-Auja village, northeast of Jericho in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Information Centre reported. According to local sources, settlers stormed an area close to the village in vehicles and construction […]

London School Changes Building Name From Winston Churchill To That Of A Black Football Player For ‘Diversity’

Concerned parents have slammed school officials for “promoting suicide” among children by amplifying a so called ‘Social Emotional Learning’ agenda that is obsessed with encouraging kids that it is normal to have and to openly discuss mental health illnesses and to feel like they were born as the wrong gender. The SEL scheme is often […]

Vatican corruption trial related to London building resumes

A corruption trial involving the Vatican resumed today with defence lawyers accusing prosecutors of withholding evidence. The trial, which began last July, is the culmination of a two-year investigation and revolves mostly around the purchase by the Vatican’s Secretariat of State, led by Cardinal Becciu, of a €350m property in Chelsea with church money. Cardinal […]

Pastor Slain for Refusing to Remove Church Building

Location of Namutumba District, Uganda. (OpenStreetMap contributors, Jarry1250, NordNordWest, Creative Commons) NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Saying a church pastor would “face the wrath from Allah” for refusing to remove his church building, Muslim extremists in eastern Uganda on Oct. 26 killed him on his animals’ grazing fields, sources said. Pastor Stephen Lugwire of Bunangwe […]

China is Building a Military Base in Tajikistan

After the failed US withdrawal from Afghanistan and the coming to power in Kabul of the Taliban (a terrorist group banned in the Russian Federation), the regional security system in Central Asia began to undergo rapid reformatting. New players, the USA, Turkey, and China are trying to enter the traditional zone of influence and responsibility […]

Here Are Mark Zuckerberg’s Ambitious Plans for Building Out the Metaverse

Meta, the newly-named parent company of Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus, has unveiled its plans for the next stage of the internet. CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during his keynote presentation at Facebook’s Connect conference on Thursday that the company now considers itself to be “metaverse-first” and detailed its ambitious plans for building out the metaverse — a social, 3D virtual space where […]

Andean Agriculture: What Were The Inca Building At Moray?

In the South American nation of Peru can be found the ruins of the last Pre-Columbian civilization, the glorious Inca Empire. What was once a thriving, rich civilization is today’s tourist attraction. Nestled in Peruvian mountains and valleys, the Inca culture still stands to retell the history of a thousand years ago. While Peru has […]

Gas explosion at residential building in central Russia injures six people

A gas explosion in central Russia has partially destroyed a five-story residential building, officials say. At least six people –including two children — were pulled alive from the rubble, according to the regional emergencies ministry. More than 30 others were evacuated from the scene. The blast occurred on Monday evening in the city of Naberezhnye […]

This teenager spends her free time building custom wheelchairs for animals with mobility issues 

Something beautiful in our dark dark world right now … “OUR WORLD” mypositiveoutlooks.com A high schooler from Minnesota is on a mission of providing mobility to animals with mobility challenges. During her free time, Shaine Kilyun is building wheelchairs for animals in need. With no one to teach her, the 16-year-old relies on YouTube tutorials […]

Ex-Soldiers Storm Guatemala’s Congress Building To Get Civil War Payment

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Former soldiers who are demanding they be paid a war-time bonus for serving in Guatemala’s 1960-1996 civil war burst onto the grounds of the country’s congress building Tuesday and set several vehicles on fire. The protesters broke down gates leading into the building’s parking lot and torched at least three vehicles. […]

Overnight Blaze In Taiwan Engulfs Building, Kills 46 People

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A building fire that raged out of control for hours overnight in a major city in southern Taiwan left 46 people dead and at least 41 others injured, authorities said Thursday. Flames and smoke billowed from the lower floors of the 13-story building as firefighters tried to douse the blaze from […]

Australia Building Quarantine Camps for ‘Ongoing Operations’

Despite some states tentatively beginning to lift lockdown restrictions, Australian authorities are building quarantine camps that won’t be completed until next year in order to prepare for “ongoing operations” and to house those “who have not had access to vaccination.” Source: video screenshot. According to ABC Australia, one such 1,000-bed quarantine facility at Wellcamp Airport […]

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