Posts Tagged ‘landscape’

Shuckland: Where Legends Haunt The Landscape

Shuckland encompasses haunted landscapes where legends, folklore, history and even tales of villains and heroes (but mainly villains) seemed to permeate the very fabric of the place and imprint their presence on the terrain. The location, East Anglia – the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk – is a liminal place, midway between the land and […]

Erdogan Changes the Political Landscape

At the end of June, one of the leading Jordanian newspapers, Assabeel, published an article about how Erdogan “is returning Turkey back to a leading role in the international arena”, and listed what the publication considers the most successful steps of the Turkish leader in recent years. In particular, it is noted that he defused […]

Domestic Terror Landscape Is a ‘Much More Individualized Threat,’ Says DHS CT Coordinator

The Biden administration’s new domestic terrorism strategy creates a roadmap for state and local governments, the private sector, academic institutions, nonprofit organizations and foreign partners to collaborate in battling an escalating problem, said DHS counterterrorism chief John Cohen while discussing the new plan. Cohen, who serves as the Department of Homeland Security’s coordinator for counterterrorism and assistant […]

Ghosts in the Landscape: How Did the Village of Gainsthorpe Vanish?

There are many medieval villages in England that have disappeared throughout the years. However, one that remains more visible than most is the village of Gainsthorpe in Lincolnshire. When viewed from above, many elements of the village remain visible, such as the houses, barns and streets through earthworks in an unploughed field. Furthermore, Gainsthorpe was […]

Natural Harmony: How did the Stonehenge Druids Measure the Landscape?

What were the Proto-Druids up to at Stonehenge? Advances in GPS technology and other sophisticated mapping software allow their prehistoric surveying activities to be investigated in ways that were virtually impossible before the 21st century. In this article I discuss their spectacular measuring and construction activities across the Stonehenge Neolithic landscape, circa 3,500 – 3,000 […]

In The Southeast, Climate Change Finds A Landscape Ravaged By Inequality

Above Photo: Getty Images. Meet The Groups Demanding Climate Justice That Fits The Region’s Unique Needs. The southeastern United States sees more billion-dollar disasters than any other region in the country. The region also sees more different kinds of natural disasters than other parts of the country. In 2020, six billion-dollar hurricanes hit the Gulf Coast, […]

‘Fentanyl has changed the whole landscape’: San Francisco faces worst drug epidemic ever

… Colwell said on average about 10 to 15 people who’ve taken fentanyl are treated in the San Francisco General emergency room a day, sometimes more. And that’s at just one hospital in the city.    The majority of people are found passed out and brought into the emergency room by emergency medical services. Most […]

Robert Inlakesh Interview – Israel’s Shifting Political Landscape & A Rising Palestinian Revolution

Joining me today is Robert Inlakesh, here to catch us up on what has been taking place in occupied Palestine, the new developments taking place in Israeli government politics, as well as the possibility of a massive Palestinian uprising being driven by incessant Israeli government violence.   (https://www.rokfin.com/TLAVagabond)(https://odysee.com/@TLAVagabond:5)(https://www.bitchute.com/channel/24yVcta8zEjY/) Click HERE For Super U [embedded content] Source […]

‘The Landscape is Shifting’: Over 35,000 rally for Palestine in DC on Memorial Day weekend

Standing atop the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Nuha Maharoof peered over the crowd at the National March for Palestine on Saturday. To her left, she saw a man on the ledge set off red and green smoke grenades, signifying the colors of the Palestinian flag. She described the cinematic moment “like a scene from […]

Jeb Bush Opposes Ron DeSantis’s Effort to Expand Gambling Landscape in Florida While Legislature Considers Measure

According to the outlet, “Bush’s opposition isn’t a surprise. During his gubernatorial tenure, Bush also resisted calls to expand gambling in Florida. Donald Trump was a large figure behind that push in the late 90s. The two even tussled over the issue during the 2016 presidential election.” The Florida legislature is currently considering the agreement DeSantis signed in April with the Seminole Tribe of […]

Switching Sides Inevitable in Israel’s Rowdy Political Landscape

(The Media Line) Israel’s general elections are only 13 days away, but with the electoral picture getting hazier by the day and no clear victor emerging, many analysts and operatives are already gearing for a potential fifth election cycle in two years. The seemingly irresolvable deadlock gripping Israel’s parliament has led to endless campaigning, with […]

Changing Social Landscape of Tribes in Kerala: Challenges in Tribal Studies

Written by K.M. Seethi & Elizabeth Abraham The social landscape and livelihood options in the tribal habitats in Kerala have changed tremendously in the last several decades. This transformation has its impact on the tribal population and their life-world experiences. This is the theme of the ongoing workshop organised as part of the Engaging Human […]

Palestinian Elections Are Attempt to Settle Political Landscape

Omari, who served as an advisor to the PLO and to Abbas, said division in Fatah also can be seen among the younger generation of the ruling party, which has added to the tension. The younger and more energetic members of Fatah, or the Marwan Barghouti branch of the Fatah movement, have been pushed aside, […]

‘Martian landscape’: Sahara sand covers Alpine snow as early desert wind from Africa turns Europe orange (PHOTOS)

Photographs from France showed orange skies above layers of snow as the sandy wind from the Sahara, known as sirocco, made its way across Europe weeks earlier than expected. While pictures of the surreal scenes flooded social media on Saturday, the French are actually quite used to the annual phenomenon: the sandy wind is “not […]

Danish Landscape Painter Vilhelm Kyhn

From Arts & Culture: Peter Vilhelm Carl Kyhn (1819 – 1903) was a Danish landscape painter who belonged to the generation of national romantic painters immediately after the Danish Golden Age and before the Modern Breakthrough. Even though he outlived many of his artistic peers by several decades, he remained a traditionalist and expressed strong […]

Landscape project to alter Bam Citadel, surroundings

TEHRAN – A landscape project will soon commence on the UNESCO-registered Bam Citadel and its surroundings in southeast Iran.   The project is planned to be carried out in collaboration with the municipality, city council and the private sector, the director of the World Heritage Affairs Office at the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and […]

Webinar to discuss landscape conservation around Pasargadae

TEHRAN – An online seminar will be discussing today the latest developments in the conservation of sceneries encircling the UNESCO-registered Pasargadae in southern Iran. The event will also review joint projects Iranian archaeologists and their French counterparts have carried out within and around the World Heritage over the past five years, ISNA reported. Situated about […]

BDS Faces Setbacks Amid New Political Landscape

Supporters of the BDS movement in South Africa. Photo: Twitter screenshot. The November election produced a mixed result for the BDS movement. The pro-BDS faction in the House of Representatives was enlarged, but large gains for Republicans in the House and in state elections portends continued opposition. The reelection of the “Squad,” Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), […]

Whoever Controls The Ideological Landscape Controls The World

Whoever Controls The Ideological Landscape Controls The World Activist Post / Activist Post Dustin Broadbery The following quotes are from the Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Neil Basu, published in the Evening Standard on 19th November. I have highlighted some keywords in capitals which I will refer to later in the analysis. “Britain’s top […]

Landscape of Despair: America’s Opioid Epidemic

By HOWARD KUNSTLER THE  OPIOID  EPIDEMIC: WHAT CAN HAPPEN IN A FEW MONTHS While the news waves groan with stories about “America’s Opioid Epidemic” you may discern that there is little effort to actually understand what’s behind it, namely, the fact that life in the United States has become unspeakably depressing, empty, and purposeless for […]

Ancient Pyramids in an Icy Landscape: Was There an Ancient Civilization in Antarctica?

The World Wide Web is all abuzz with Google Earth images of Antarctica that appear to show pyramids in the icy landscape.  The images show what appears to be three pyramids with four sides similar to the famous Giza pyramids in Egypt. Could these be authentic man-made pyramids created by an ancient civilization? Who Made […]

Ann Coulter – Republicans “betrayed America”, “Why can’t we have a home?”

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Differences arise between Saudi crown prince, successor

Alwaght – Saudi Arabia’s defense minister is making attempts to get hold of special funds of the Saudi Interior Ministry for combating terrorism, and gain the possession of the fund. Al-Watan News agency reported that Mujtahid, a famous twitter writer, known for revealing the secrets of the Saudi royal family, in his new article revealed […]

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