Tennessee Official Says Complaints About Water Quality May Be “An Act Of Terrorism”

Tennessee Official Says Complaints About Water Quality May Be “An Act Of Terrorism”

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Sherwin Smith, deputy director of the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) told a group of Maury County residents that lodging unfounded complaints regarding water quality could be construed as an act of terrorism. The meeting was organized by State Rep. Sheila Butts (R-Columbia) in response to […]

India Recognizes Dolphins To Be Non-Human Persons

India Recognizes Dolphins To Be Non-Human Persons

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Following the lead of Hungary, Costa Rica and Chile, the government of India has recognized dolphins as non-human persons. The decision means that India has officially banned the capture and importation of dolphins for commercial entertainment. It also heralds the closure of dolphin parks throughout the country. The […]

Obamacare: Bringing Costs Down And Improving Quality Of Care

Obamacare: Bringing Costs Down And Improving Quality Of Care

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Get ready for more affordable and improved medical care in this country, and you can thank the Affordable Care Act for providing both the impetus and the solution. A recent Forbes article reports that one of the country’s largest health insurance providers, UnitedHealth Group, is planning to more […]

Mayor Of Miami-Dade Thinks Libraries Are Outdated (Video)

Mayor Of Miami-Dade Thinks Libraries Are Outdated (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez commented to a WPLG-ABC 10 reporter: “People have said that the age of the library is probably, you know, ending.” Gimenez and the Miami-Dade commissioners are considering closing 22 out of 49 libraries and laying off 251 library employees to cover the $15 million […]