75 years ago, the Trinity atomic bomb test changed the world forever
July 16 marks the 75th anniversary of the first detonation of an atomic bomb. Now famous as the Trinity Test, the giant explosion was the culmination of the ultra-secret Manhattan project and would within weeks lead to the end of the Second World War and usher in the Atomic Age. As a collection of the world’s leading scientists looked on from a safe distance, an ordinary-looking steel tower vanished in a fraction of a second as the world’s first plutonium bomb instantaneously converted matter into energy.
M5 Earthquake Felt in Reykjavík and Across Southwest Iceland
An earthquake measuring M5 occurred just before midnight on the Reykjanes peninsula last night. The quake was felt widely across Southwest Iceland, including in the capital area. A considerable amount of aftershocks occurred, the largest measuring M4.6 and M4.3.
Legendary Thomas Sowell Warns Our Country Is Approaching the ‘Point of No Return’
“I must say, even though I was regarded as pessimistic, I was never pessimistic enough to think that things would degenerate to the point where they are now,” Sowell told Levin. “Where adult human beings are talking about getting rid of the police. Where they’re talking about reducing the number of police, reducing the resources put in police work, at a time when murder rates have been skyrocketing over what they were just a year ago in 2019.
Explosion rocks Iranian power plant; latest in wave of unexplained fires
A power plant in Iran’s central Isfahan province was rocked by an explosion on Sunday, making it the latest in a series of unexplained explosions and fires at Iranian facilities in recent weeks. An official at the Islamabad thermal power plant said the explosion was caused by faulty equipment, Middle East Eye reported. The cause of the explosion was not clear, though the managing director for Isfahan’s electrical company told Iran’s official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) that the explosion was brought on by a “worn-out transformer.”
Minnesota Lawyer To Court: Walz Is ‘Acting Like A Drunken Monarch’
Local lawyer Erick Kaardal accused Minnesota Governor Tim Walz of “acting like a drunken monarch” in court documents, a claim he doubled down on via Fox News recently. Kaardal is representing a group of Minnesota business people who feel that Walz’s dozens of executive orders related to the coronavirus pandemic have directly and unfairly impacted their constitutional rights.
Egyptian professor: Muslim prayer at the Hagia Sophia ‘an escalation against civilization’
A professor of Islamic jurisprudence at Egypt’s Al-Azhar University has called upon Turkey’s Muslims to boycott the Friday prayers at the Hagia Sophia mosque announced by the Turkish government. Professor Saad el-Din Helaly told Egypt’s MBC Masr TV on July 13 that the announcement by the “Muslim Brotherhood government of Turkey,” was “an escalation against human civilization” and harmed Muslims and Islam. This, he said, was the nature of the Muslim Brotherhood and political Islam, which “will put their hands on people’s possessions from China to America” if they rise to power.
‘Amalek Behind Riots, Culture War Against America’ Israeli Rabbi warns
In a recent post by Rabbi Chananya Weissman, the Israeli rabbi explains that the evil Biblical nation of Amalek is behind the culture war against the west. In the post, the rabbi explains how: Amalek has successfully neutralized Europe, is in the advanced stages of conquering America without planes and tanks, and is using the same tactics to weaken Israel from within more than all its external enemies have collectively managed since the state was declared.
Homeland Security making plans to deploy 150 agents in Chicago this week, with scope of duty unknown
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is crafting plans to deploy about 150 federal agents to Chicago this week, the Chicago Tribune has learned, a move that would come amid growing controversy nationally about federal force being used in American cities. The Homeland Security Investigations, or HSI, agents are set to assist other federal law enforcement and Chicago police in crime-fighting efforts, according to sources familiar with the matter, though a specific plan on what the agents will be doing had not been made public.
Gunman Kills NJ Judge Esther Salas’ Son, Wounds Her Husband Days After Taking Epstein Finances Case
A suspect in the fatal shooting has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound,. The deceased suspect was an attorney who had a case before Judge Salas in 2015, sources said. A FedEx package addressed to Judge Salas was discovered in the car, sources said.
Shin Bet thwarts attacks by Iranian-backed PFLP cell in the West Bank
Israel’s Shin Bet internal security service thwarted attacks against Israeli citizens and IDF soldiers by a Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine cell which was trained and financed by Iran and Hezbollah…The exposure of the terror cell…began after the April 20th arrest and interrogation Popular Front activist Yazan Abu Salah, a 23-year-old resident of the West Bank village of Araba near Jenin.
Tax Hikes in a Pandemic: Some States, Cities Say Yes
Nashville City Councilman Bob Mendes tried unsuccessfully for two years to get his booming city to raise property taxes to address its growing municipal needs. Then came COVID-19. The City Council last month approved a 34% increase. What changed? “We’re broke,” said Mendes, who identifies as a Democrat though the council is nonpartisan.
China Orders Christians to Take Down Images of Jesus from Their Homes
Chinese communist authorities have ordered poor Christian villagers to remove Christian images from their homes and replace them with portraits of Chairman Mao and President Xi Jinping or risk losing their welfare benefits. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has continued its program of “Sinicization” of religion by channeling religious fervor in the country toward the Party rather than God…
China warns UK of ‘consequences’ over Hong Kong ‘interference’
The UK will “bear the consequences” if it continues to go “down the wrong road” on Hong Kong, China has warned. On Monday, the UK suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong over a new security law for the ex-colony, which gives Beijing more power. In response, the Chinese ambassador in London said the UK had “blatantly interfered” in China’s affairs.
Nuclear Gulf: Is Saudi Arabia pushing itself into a nuclear trap?
When countries start dabbling in nuclear energy, eyebrows raise. It’s understandable. Stopping the spread of nuclear weapons while allowing countries to pursue civilian nuclear programmes has proven a tough and sometimes unsuccessful balancing act for the global community. So when atom-splitting initiatives surface in a region with a history of nuclear secrecy…it is not just eyebrows that are hoisted, but red flags.
Syria says Israel strikes southern Damascus; Iranian base hit
Syrian air defences on Monday intercepted a barrage of missiles fired near the capital Damascus, state media reported, in the latest wave of suspected Israeli attacks. Sources said Israeli air raids struck a major Iranian-backed ammunition depot on the edge of the capital and Iranian fighters were reportedly killed.
Egypt approves Libya deployment, risking clash with Turkey
Egypt’s parliament on Monday authorized the deployment of troops outside the country, a move that could escalate the spiraling war in Libya after the president threatened military action against Turkish-backed forces in the oil-rich country. A troop deployment in Libya could bring Egypt and Turkey, close U.S. allies that support rival sides in the conflict, into direct confrontation.
19 million ha (47 million acres) of land scorched as wildfires continue to rage in Siberia
Major cities in Russia are covered in haze and smoke as mega wildfires continue to rage through Siberia. According to satellite monitoring data, fires have torched 19 million ha (47 million acres) of the area since the beginning of 2020– an area bigger than Greece. About 10 million ha (25 million acres) of these suffered forest fires.
China blasts dam on Yangtze tributary to ease flooding, death toll climbs to more than 150
Authorities in central China have blasted a dam on the Yangtze River tributary on Sunday, July 19, 2020, to ease surging waters amid severe flooding. The grim situation has left millions affected, damaged more than 28 000 houses, and caused more than 150 fatalities– 23 of which were reported since Thursday alone, July 16.
St. Louis Couple Charged With Felony After Using Firearms To Ward Off Trespassing Protesters
“It is illegal to wave weapons in a threatening manner.”
Joe Biden In Virtual Campaign Speech To Million Muslim Votes Summit Says ‘I Wish We Taught More In Our Schools About The Islamic Faith’
Democratic candidate for president of the United States Joe Biden has a message for America, he wants you to know that he regrets that Islam is not taught about more in our government-funded public school system. That’s one heck of a campaign speech, and I think we should absolutely take him at his word.
California Beach Revival Brings ‘Beautiful Harvest of Souls’ Together For Worship, Baptism
A revival is taking place on the sandy shores of Huntington Beach, California where hundreds of people are gathering to worship, pray, and receive salvation.
7 principles of biblical warfare to purge the cancer of Marxism
As a culture war missionary and attorney, I believe the Bible contains the highest law on this earth and that the divine principles underlying the Mosaic law remain constant and binding upon all mankind, even in cases where the “letter” of individual statutes may rightly be deemed situational to an ancient context or fulfilled by Christ. In my view, it is the spirit, not the letter, of the law that is perfect per Psalm 19:7 and 2 Corinthians 3:6, and as essential in the fabric of Creation as the fundamentals of physics.
Chicago weekend shootings leave 10 dead, while nearly a dozen minors injured | Fox News
Another turbulent weekend in Chicago has left 10 people dead from gun violence and 60 injured – including 10 minors, police say.
NTEB PROPHECY NEWS PODCAST: UN Secretary General Calls For New Social Contract To Promote Black Lives Matter And The LGBTQ Agenda
On Saturday, the Secretary General of the United Nations delivered these cryptic words, he said “COVID-19 is shining a spotlight on this injustice. The world is in turmoil. Economies are in free-fall. We have been brought to our knees – by a microscopic virus. The pandemic has demonstrated the fragility of our world. It has laid bare risks we have ignored for decades: inadequate health systems; gaps in social protection; structural inequalities; environmental degradation; the climate crisis. Today, in demonstrations for racial equality… in campaigns against hate speech… in the struggles of people claiming their rights and standing up for future generations… we see the beginnings of a new movement.”
The Housing Crisis Of 2020: Millions Of Americans Missed Their Last Rent Payments, And Tens Of Millions Could Soon Be Evicted
Week after week we continue to get economic numbers that are absolutely horrific, and it appears that we are heading for a housing crisis that will be even worse than what we witnessed in 2008. Back then, millions of Americans lost their homes, but this time around it could be tens of millions. I know that a statement like that may sound overly dramatic, but I believe that many of you that feel that way may change your minds after reading this entire article.
Rep. Nadler Proposes Law to Prohibit U.S. from Deporting Aliens Who Have COVID-19 |
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D.-N.Y.), the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, is sponsoring legislation to bar the U.S. government from deporting aliens who test positive for COVID-19.
Why we are now calling for the arrest, prosecution and EXECUTION of all corporate leaders who collude with communist China to suppress human rights
Communist China is the most treacherous and cruel government regime in the world. The regime has no regard for human rights or civil rights and routinely engages in heinous activities that violate the fundamental principles of human rights, such as:
Tucker Carlson Livid; Dismantles The New York Times Over Alleged Plan To Dox Him
“If one of my children gets hurt because of a story they wrote, they won’t consider it collateral damage. They know it’s the whole point of the exercise.”