Posts Tagged ‘transition’

Brooklyn’s Waterfront: A Just Transition?

Brooklyn’s Waterfront: A Just Transition? Above photo: Aroldo Garcia discusses a major offshore wind development coming to Brooklyn with Summer Sandoval, a campaigner with the environmental justice group UPROSE. The project could bring more than 1,000 jobs to a site in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park. Nicholas Kusnetz. Oil Companies and Community Activists Join Together to Create […]

Curious Times Episode 19: What Can We Learn During This Transition Moment?

David Suissa is President of Tribe Media/Jewish Journal, where he has been writing a weekly column on the Jewish world since 2006. In 2015, he was awarded first prize for “Editorial Excellence” by the American Jewish Press Association. Prior to Tribe Media, David was founder and CEO of Suissa Miller Advertising, a marketing firm named […]

In this Transition Moment, A Chance to Appreciate What We Love and What We Miss

We’re in this weird moment. Now that more and more people are getting vaccinated, many of us are gingerly returning to some of our old activities — you know, the kind of things we used to do before the pandemic hijacked our lives: go to movies, restaurants, synagogues, visit friends and so on. But as […]

Colorado Baker Sued by Man Wanting to Force Him to Make ‘Gender Transition’ Cake

(Fox News) — The Colorado baker who won a case before the U.S. Supreme Court in 2018 after refusing to make a custom wedding cake for a same-sex couple spent the week in court again—this time for denying a request to create a cake to celebrate a gender transition—telling Fox News that the request was “a trap” and […]

Trade Unionists And Ecologists Demand A Just Transition Towards Less Air Traffic

By Stay Grounded, Popular Resistance. February 11, 2021 Above photo: Christian Block/System Change not Climate Change. London/Vienna – Today, the UK trade union PCS and the global network Stay Grounded published together a paper entitled “A Rapid and Just Transition of Aviation – Shifting towards Climate-Just Mobility”. Tahir Latif, PCS Aviation Group President, says: “This paper […]

Unique Late Scythian Necropolis Tells of Demise and Transition

Russian archaeologists have spent the last several months thoroughly exploring an ancient Scythian necropolis discovered in 2018 in southwestern Crimea, near Sevastopol. This Scythian necropolis, which has been dubbed Kiel-Dere 1, has been dated to the Late Scythian period (approximately 200 BC to 375 AD). This was the time when the last remnants of the […]

Transition to a New Age for the American Continent Set to Begin

Transition to a New Age for the American Continent Set to Begin Weekly Geo-Political News and Analysis / Benjamin Fulford P3 sources say Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the de facto Director calling the shots as interim caretaker, so-called President Joe Biden is holding his oval office appearances at the Castle Rock, Amazon Studios […]

Venezuela: United States Goal Is To Support A ‘Transition’

First Biden Administration Comments on Venezuela. “The goal of the United States is to support a democratic, peaceful transition in Venezuela through free and fair elections,” said White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday, January 26, reading from notes she carried with her. The spokeswoman for the new US administration answered a question from […]

Despite What You Heard, There Was No Peaceful Transition

By Eleanor Goldfield Source A critical look at Biden’s first Executive Orders set against the backdrop of Operation Peaceful Transition in Washington, DC. Anyone trying to find the edges of the U.S. Overton Window right now must feel like they’re tracing an amateur rendition of an early Picasso. After a summer spent chanting “defund the […]

Poll: 66 percent approve of Biden’s handling of transition

Additionally, Biden’s personal favorability rating in CNN polling has improved by 7 percentage points since October, now resting at 59 percent. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ favorability is 51 percent, its highest ever in CNN polling. By contrast, Trump’s latest favorability rating is 33 percent, and his job approval rating is 34 percent — both lower […]

Trump did NOT concede, and the “transition of power” doesn’t necessarily mean a transition to Biden | Lin Wood Explains “Many Traitors” To Be Arrested Shortly | Final List of Confirmed Traitors Acquired Last Night During Congressional Vote | There are two options remaining for defending America now: 1) Trump invokes the military authority option and initiates the mass arrests.2) Armed patriots rise up to defend the nation and declare independence from tyranny.

January 7, 2021 Mike Adams / Natural News Following yesterday’s false flag “storming” of the Capitol Building — staged by left-wing Antifa / BLM instigators who dressed up as MAGA supporters — we witnessed the final act of betrayal against our constitutional republic as members of Congress flipped against truth and voted to accept the fraudulent Biden […]

Trump Reportedly Promises “Orderly Transition” Of Power After Pence Certifies Biden As Next President

CNN’s anti-Trump derangement propaganda reached new heights Thursday, with a segment in which Chief International Anchor Christiane Amanpour directly compared the President’s first term with an infamous Nazi crackdown operation. Amanpour announced that she was remembering Kristallnacht (“Night of Broken Glass”) a 1938 Nazi effort to purge the Fascist German nation of Jewish culture. “This week, […]

Trump commits to orderly transition of power, but still disputes election result

WASHINGTON (AP) — US President Donald Trump said there would be an “orderly transition on January 20th” after Congress concluded the electoral vote count early Thursday certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, hours after Trump appeared to excuse the violent occupation of the US Capitol by his supporters. Trump acknowledged defeat in the November 3 election […]

Mnuchin condemns Capitol violence, looks to transition

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday condemned violence at the Capitol as “completely unacceptable” and said he looked forward to continued work on the transition to the administration of President-elect Joe Biden Mnuchin spoke during a visit to Israel, where his host, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, also condemned Wednesday’s storming of the US Congress […]

Biden transition chief blasts ‘obstruction’ by political appointees at OMB, Pentagon

Transition officials “have encountered obstruction from political leadership at various agencies, most notably at the Department of Defense and the Office of Management and Budget,” Abraham said. “Make no mistake, this lack of cooperation has real-world implications, most concerningly as it relates to our national security,” he added. “This intentionally generated opacity makes it harder […]

Joe Biden Has Quietly Added Goldman Sachs Executives To Transition Team

Joe Biden has quietly added Goldman Sachs alums to his transition team. The latest additions have increased the numbers of Wall Street insiders to get jobs with Mr Biden in recent weeks.. Breitbart reports: A report by Politico this week notes that Biden, again, has added Goldman Sachs staffers to his transition team with appointments […]

Member of Biden’s transition press corps tests positive for coronavirus

In a separate statement, the president-elect’s office confirmed that the individual had traveled with Biden on Tuesday, but “was not ever in close contact” as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “He also adhered to masking and social distancing guidelines at all times during the trip,” the transition team said. “Out of […]

Hillary Clinton Congratulates Ellen Page On A ‘Wonderful’ Transgender Transition

Hillary Clinton has congratulated the the Oscar-nominated actor formally known as Ellen Page after she announced that she is transgender. Ellen now has a new name, Elliot and has chosen the pronouns he and they. Breitbart reports: In a statement shared on social media Tuesday, Page announced that she was becoming a man. “I want to […]

Trump concedes power, GSA Officially Begins the Transition of Institutions of Power to Joe Biden’s Control

Home » North America, Politics » Trump concedes power, GSA Officially Begins the Transition of Institutions of Power to Joe Biden’s Control     The White House has given the nod for President-elect Joe Biden to receive the President’s Daily Brief, a classified intelligence document prepared for the commander in chief each day, according to […]

Biden transition gets US government approval to move forward

The US government gave the green light for President-elect Joe Biden’s transition, recognising him as the “apparent president-elect” in the November 3 election. The US General Services Administrator, Emily Murphy, gave the go ahead for Biden to coordinate with federal agencies ahead of the January 20 inauguration, stating in a letter to the president-elect that […]

Donald Trump Allows GSA to Begin Transition of Power to Joe Biden

President Donald Trump said Monday he would allow General Services Administrator Emily Murphy to begin the initial steps for a transition of power to former Vice President Joe Biden. “Our case STRONGLY continues, we will keep up the good fight, and I believe we will prevail!” he wrote on Twitter. “Nevertheless, in the best interest […]

Coronavirus Live Updates: Biden Transition Team In Contact With Fauci

The U.S. is repeatedly breaking coronavirus records, and experts predict cases will surge after the Thanksgiving holiday. To date, more than 12.6 million Americans have contracted the coronavirus, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. More than 1.41 million people worldwide, including more than 259,000 in the U.S., have died. The virus continues to […]

Biden Crowdsourcing Money for Transition as Standoff with Trump Continues

Former Vice President Joe Biden is soliciting donations from supporters to cover the expenses of the transition process as Republicans continue to dispute the 2020 White House contest. Biden, who has been declared president-elect by multiple media outlets, has begun running targeted fundraising ads on social media, soliciting contributions to help pay for the transition. […]

Transition delay leads to awkward gap between Biden and Harris in intel access

Biden was given classified briefings as a candidate but those stopped once he became president-elect, and his status as a former vice president and former senator does not afford him access now. The result is an awkward gap between what Biden and Harris know about the biggest national security threats facing the country, which the […]

Head of US government agency under pressure to let presidential transition proceed

The head of an obscure federal agency that is holding up the presidential transition knew well before Election Day that she might soon have a messy situation on her hands. Prior to Nov. 3, Emily Murphy, the head of the General Services Administration, held a Zoom call with Dave Barram, 77, the man who was […]

‘More people may die’: Joe Biden urges Donald Trump to aid transition

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday warned of dire consequences if President Donald Trump and his administration continue to refuse to coordinate with his transition team on the coronavirus pandemic and block briefings on national security, policy issues and vaccine plans. The remarks marked Biden’s toughest comments to date on Trump’s failure to acknowledge his election […]

EU unlikely to give UK more time to adjust after Brexit transition ends, Ireland’s FM tells Euronews

It is unlikely the European Union will grant the UK a grace period in January to help business adjust to the new post-Brexit trading regime, Ireland’s foreign affairs minister has told Euronews. The EU and UK are in the final stages of negotiations on a possible post-Brexit trade deal, although differences remain. Either way, significant […]

Joe Biden Launches Transition Website as Votes Being Counted

Even though the 2020 presidential race has yet to determine an outright winner, former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign is launching its transition website. On Wednesday, shortly after the Associated Press called Michigan and Wisconsin for the Democrat ticket, Biden’s campaign unveiled their transition website. The site will likely serve as the campaign’s chief mechanism […]

If Biden wins, Trump transition could prove very significant for Israel

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Eastern Europe’s transition to clean energy is painful for some

At Bulgaria’s largest industrial site, four power plants are housed on a mammoth, 240 square km plot. One of the plants is only ten years old and was built after the fall of communism. It was conceived with emission control in mind. Cleaner coal, however, doesn’t come cheap. The power plant was completed in 2011 […]

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