The official White House website has dropped any mention of climate change. Trump’s administration is acting quickly to dangerously reimagine reality.
It has deleted all specific mentions of “climate change” and “global warming,” as well as removed an entire page dedicated to the subject at the URL, which is no longer an active link. UPDATE: While it’s typical to archive previous administration pages under new leadership, as Snopes.com points out, the fact remains that the new White House page removes mention of “climate change” and promotes a new energy policy page which specifically states it will pursue the elimination of key environmental policies like the Climate Action Plan. Motherboard noticed the change when it occurred at noon ET, when the official changeover took place. A screenshot of how it appeared under President Obama is included below for references, and you can view a live version courtesy of the Wayback Machine. The Data That Turned the World Upside Down - Motherboard. An earlier version of this story appeared in Das Magazin in December.
On November 9 at around 8.30 AM., Michal Kosinski woke up in the Hotel Sunnehus in Zurich. The 34-year-old researcher had come to give a lecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) about the dangers of Big Data and the digital revolution. Kosinski gives regular lectures on this topic all over the world. He is a leading expert in psychometrics, a data-driven sub-branch of psychology. Every Terrifying Thing That Donald Trump Has Done.
We’ve finally escaped the clutches of 2016.
All around the country, Americans are quitting cigarettes, taking up jogging, and forgetting that all beloved celebrities eventually die (or else live long enough to see themselves become Bill Cosby). But for many liberals, the hangover from our nation’s end-of-the-year mistakes lingers on. It’s been a little over two months since Donald Trump won the White House. Normalizing fascists. When Does Donald Trump Take Office - Inauguration 2017. US election night 2016 – as it happened. “The US election results will have no impact on the policies of the Islamic Republic,” the Iranian cleric said during a Wednesday meeting with his cabinet, according to the semi-official Isna news agency.
“Because of wrong policies, the position of America in the international community and world’s public opinion has diminished and [the US’s] growing rift with Europe and the world will exacerbate that position.” The country’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, meanwhile, said that the US had to continue respecting last year’s landmark nuclear agreement, whose fate rests much in the hands of the new American president.
“America has to implement the international obligation it accepted under the nuclear deal,” he was quoted as saying by the semi-official Tasnim news agency while on an official visit to Romania. Earlier on Wednesday, a spokesman for Iran’s atomic energy agency said that Tehran would continue abiding by the nuclear accord despite Trump’s win. Jennifer Hawkins declines to criticise Donald Trump over stage encounter. A former Miss Universe has defended Donald Trump after a video surfaced showing him “getting even” with her – making lewd remarks and then pulling her in for a kiss – in front of a large audience at a Sydney event.
Jennifer Hawkins, an Australian model and media personality, won the Miss Universe competition in 2004. The video, published by the Huffington Post on Saturday, was filmed at the National Achievers Congress at the Sydney Entertainment Centre in September 2011 and shows Trump seeking to embarrass Hawkins on stage. Crowd turns on Donald Trump at charity dinner after Hillary Clinton jokes. Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% Error Code: MEDIA_ERR_NETWORK Technical details: HLS playlist request error at URL: Donald Trump's joke brings the house down.
Watch PM Modi's Entire Speech On Discontinuing Rs. 500, 1000 Notes. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 currency notes are illegal as of midnight.
Here is his speech in English and Hindi (scroll to the end of the page for speech in Hindi): Highlights from his speech: Wiradjuri woman sings Linda Burney into parliament for her maiden speech – video. No Planet B, no Planet A. Raising my fist at the Olympics cost me friends and my marriage — but I’d do it again. After I retired from running, I was a counselor for 20 years at several schools in Southern California.
At first, no one knew I was an Olympian who'd made international news for raising my fist on the medals podium in 1968 — not the district, and definitely not the students. One morning I spotted four kids sneaking out of the school building, trying to play hooky. 9/11 tapes reveal raw and emotional Hillary Clinton. It was 26 August 2003, almost two years since 9/11, and the sickening plume of smoke that hung over Ground Zero in lower Manhattan had long since dissipated.
But steam was rising from the steps of city hall, three blocks away, where Hillary Clinton was venting her rage at the Bush administration for having lied to the American people. Here’s the Full Transcript of President Obama’s Speech at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. 2016 Federal Election - AEC Tally Room. Election results: Here's how the 2016 figures stack up historically. Posted There's no clear majority, no declared winner, no concession speech, and we may not see a result for some days yet.
But with nearly 80 per cent of the vote counted, we can already see some trends that tell us how this election is likely to stack up historically. The minor parties' rise continues The primary vote count so far shows this is the highest vote for minor parties and independents the country has seen. List of political ideologies. Political ideologies have two dimensions: Goals: How society should be organized.Methods: The most appropriate way to achieve this goal. An ideology is a collection of ideas. Typically, each ideology contains certain ideas on what it considers to be the best form of government (e.g. democracy, autocracy, etc.), and the best economic system (e.g. capitalism, socialism, etc.).
Sometimes the same word is used to identify both an ideology and one of its main ideas. For instance, "socialism" may refer to an economic system, or it may refer to an ideology which supports that economic system. There are several studies that show that political ideology is heritable within families. Political Ideologies and Styles: Overview. Our ideologies shape the way we perceive the world. People with different ideologies see things quite differently. A person with a pessimistic ideology, for example, might see every person he passes on the street as a potential thief and liar. But someone with an optimistic view of human nature will view those same people on the street as potential friends. Rabbi Michael Lerner Brings Down The House At Muhammad Ali's Funeral.
Antarctica World Passport. Australian election 2016. Politics, Policy, Opinion and News. Close. Home. Politics - 2013. Theconversation. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced his frontbench line-up following last week’s leadership spill, which includes the promotion of Scott Morrison to treasurer among sweeping changes. Speaking on Sunday, Turnbull said he was: … announcing a 21st-century government and a ministry for the future. Paul Keating's challenge: view Australia through Aboriginal eyes. Loaded: 0% Tony Abbott: top 10 bloopers of his prime ministership – video. How to waste 200 words. Fifty-four adults and children 'captive for decades' rescued from Shining Path. Why Tony isn't pointing fingers. Coalition MPs demand proper say on next Speaker as Bronwyn Bishop quits. Index. OpenDemocracy. Will you commit class suicide with me? Obama Administration Warns Beijing About Covert Agents Operating in U.S.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has delivered a warning to Beijing about the presence of Chinese government agents operating secretly in the United States to pressure prominent expatriates — some wanted in on charges of corruption — to return home immediately, according to American officials. The American officials said that Chinese law enforcement agents covertly in this country are part of Beijing’s global campaign to hunt down and repatriate Chinese fugitives and, in some cases, recover allegedly ill-gotten gains.
Target Tokyo. 994 mass shootings in 1,004 days: this is what America's gun crisis looks like. Theconversation. India's spectacular policy failure in Nepal. Tunisian national dialogue quartet wins 2015 Nobel peace prize. United States military nuclear incident terminology. Slavery Footprint - Made In A Free World. Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness - Cass R Sunstein, Richard H Thaler. A nudge in the right direction? How we can harness behavioural economics - The Drum. 2016 Turkish coup d'état attempt. Deep state. United Nations Security Council Resolution 1970. United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973.
Amnesty questions Libyan mass rape - Libya. Independent broad-based anti-corruption commission.