16 May 2020

Holy Jewish site of Esther and Mordechai set ablaze in Iran – reports
National Director of Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Jonathan Greenblatt announced Friday…that the tomb of Esther and Mordechai in Iran was torched. “Disturbing reports from Iran that the tomb of Esther & Mordechai, a holy Jewish site, was set afire overnight. We hope that the the authorities bring the perpetrators of this antisemitic act to justice & commit to protecting the holy sites of all religious minorities in Iran,” Greenblatt tweeted.

Sailors on sidelined carrier get virus for second time
Five sailors on the U.S. aircraft carrier sidelined in Guam due to a COVID-19 outbreak have tested positive for the virus for the second time and have been taken off the ship… The resurgence of the virus in the five sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt underscores the befuddling behavior of the highly contagious virus and raises questions about how troops that test positive can be reintegrated into the military, particularly on ships.

Power Struggle at Russian Newspaper Shows Kremlin’s Widening Influence
A power struggle at the top of Russia’s leading business newspaper threatens to stifle one of the country’s last remaining independent voices as censorship and the Kremlin’s own influence steadily widens. Vedomosti has long led other media in exposing the growing sway of President Vladimir Putin’s government and his allies over business and in nudging voters to support pro-Putin parties.

Jordan warns Israel of ‘massive conflict’ over annexation
Jordan’s king warned Israel of a “massive conflict” if it proceeds with plans to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank, as European Union foreign ministers met Friday to discuss what action the bloc might take in response to such a move. Israel has vowed to annex Jewish settlements and the Jordan Valley, which could spell the end of the long-stalled peace process…

Pope Francis’ silence about a forced conversion to Islam
The Pope condemned the conversions of Muslims as told in the “Chanson de Roland”. A thousand years ago. Very useful. Where are the high dignitaries of the Islamic world who are willing to nullify Silvia Romano’s conversion and free her from the religious yoke imposed on her under captivity? Where is the Pope? When we will open our eyes, while we still have them, on the need for some moral equivalency? Today, Christians are killed if they do not convert to Islam and Muslims who convert to Christianity are massacred. Meanwhile, in Europe mosques proliferate and churches in the Islamic world are burned to the ground.

First Ever Virtual International Conference on Dead Sea Scrolls Announced
In this period of coronavirus in which public gatherings are not possible, the Israel Antiquities Authority is pleased to invite the public to participate in the first-ever international conference on the Dead Sea Scrolls taking place May 17 – May 20, 2020.

New artillery round uses ramjet for extra range
Raytheon Missiles & Defense is developing a ramjet-propelled shell that will double the range of US military artillery to over (62 mi). Working under a US$7.9 million US Army contract, the tactical 155mm XM1155 Extended-Range Artillery Projectile is designed to combine increased range with precision targeting technology.

USDA secretary re-affirms: Food shortages not likely
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Friday re-affirmed that the country is unlikely to face food shortages during the coronavirus pandemic, stating that meat processing plants that had previously closed down due to outbreaks were “essentially all … back open.”

Strong and shallow M6.5 earthquake hits Nevada, aftershocks reported, U.S.
A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.5 hit SW Nevada, near the border with California, at 11:03 UTC (04:03 LT) on May 15, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 7 km (4 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles).

Space Force, Newest Branch Of The United States Military, Unveils Official Flag That Features The All-Seeing Eye Of The Illuminati Built Into The Logo
On the one hand, it’s exciting to see the United States military creating its first new branch since the establishment of the US Air Force in 1947, my father served in the Army Air Force during WWII after he graduated high school.

Gowdy: Members of Trump’s Family Were Unmasked on Inauguration Day
Besides General Michael Flynn, many Americans on President Trump’s transition team, as well as members of the president’s family were unmasked during the transition period in late 2016 and early 2017, Republicans say.

Nevada’s vote-by-mail primary stirs fraud concerns, as unclaimed ballots pile up: ‘Something stinks here’
Red flags are being raised about the all-mail voting system being used in Nevada’s most populous county ahead of the state’s June 9 primary election amid reports that thousands of ballots are being sent to inactive voters — fueling concerns about the possibility of voter fraud and ballot harvesting .

It Is High Time That We Considered The Pretribulation Rapture Of The Born Again Church To Be One Of The Essential Doctrines Of The Christian Faith
After over 29 years of studying my King James Bible, I have come safely to the conclusion that the Pretribulation Rapture of the Church is not mine or anyone else’s opinion , but as established a Bible doctrine as the virgin birth, the blood atonement, eternal security, or any of the other “essentials” of the faith. It’s high time we considered it as Bible doctrine, and in fact, I say that it is long overdue.

Heroes Act Would Extend $1200 Stimulus Payments to Illegal Aliens, Even Retroactively
The Heroes Act, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) $3 trillion coronavirus relief aid package, which is being voted on Friday, would provide $1200 stimulus payments to illegal aliens by letting people who filed taxes using an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) receive stimulus checks, Forbes reported Friday.

Facebook to Give $52M Cash Payout to Moderators Who Developed ‘PTSD’ From Reviewing Posts
While Facebook’s users often feel neglected and unwanted on the platform as company execs continue to implement new censorship protocols, there is a group that’s about to receive a massive reward from Facebook – content moderators.

Los Angeles Mayor Warns City Will ‘Never Be Completely Open’ Until Wuhan Coronavirus Cure Is Available
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti told “Good Morning America” on Friday it is unlikely the city will be able to fully reopen and be back to normal until a “cure” is made for the Wuhan coronavirus and distributed to the public.

Gretchen Whitmer Becomes Ms. Hitler: Michigan State Police Spying On Innocent Citizens
When it comes to the right to peacefully assemble in order to petition the government for redress of grievances, the States have recognized, guaranteed, and protected that God-given unalienable right just as the federal government. That is, until recently. Governors have ordered people to remain at home, in lock-down, despite the overwhelming evidence that coronavirus is an exosome and is being used as a political weapon for an agenda

House GOP open inquiry into mysterious drone program used to police Americans who aren’t social distancing
Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are opening a congressional inquiry into a drone company that provides city mayors and other officials with drone technology to help monitor and fine American citizens who fail to employ social distancing guidelines, the Daily Caller News Foundation has learned

Grocery store prices have increased at the greatest rate in 46 years: Report
Yes, the prices have risen substantially at grocery stores, and it has proved to be the greatest increase in almost five decades, according to a new analysis.

Los Angeles to shut off water, power of nonessential businesses that refuse to close amid coronavirus
Los Angeles authorities could shut down water and power to nonessential businesses that refuse to close amid the coronavirus outbreak there, according to local reports.

The sun has entered a ‘lockdown’ period, which could cause freezing weather, famine
Our sun has gone into lockdown, which could cause freezing weather, earthquakes and famine, scientists say. The sun is currently in a period of “solar minimum,” meaning activity on its surface has fallen dramatically.

PBS Stations That Received Millions In Federal Funds Partnered With Chinese Foreign Agent On Pro-Beijing Film
PBS affiliates that receive millions of dollars in federal funding each year are airing a pro-Beijing documentary produced in conjunction with CGTN, a Chinese-government controlled media outlet that is registered as a foreign agent with the Justice Department.

Residents Of Los Angeles Are Now Experiencing A Taste Of What Living In The New World Order Will Be Like As Draconian COVID-19 Orders Increase
I cannot recall the exact moment it went from feeling like the government was trying to help us to feeling like we were living under Nazi-like oppression, but whenever it was, for many parts of the United States, it is absolutely here.