Tag Archives: government

My life in a hotel room: Ireland’s hidden homeless crisis

Laura, do you know where the bag with the antibiotics is? Oh, here. That’s one antibiotic. Don’t know where the room key is. Nuala and her daughter Laura are homeless. For the last two weeks, this hotel room has been their home. I can never find this. There is no normality. It’s the not knowing,… Read More »

Vulture’s Picnic, 1% Vultures Praying on 99% Greg Palast Interview

David Pakman: Greg Palast is joining us again. www.GregPalast.com is the website, he’s an investigative journalist. The new book, of course, is called “Vultures’ Picnic”. And Greg, first of all, congratulations on the book, it is fantastic. I looked at it over the weekend. Greg Palast: Yeah, thank you. It was fun writing it. David:… Read More »

European wasp picnic | Department of Agriculture and Food WA

European wasps are a declared pest in WA, and we don’t want them sharing our picnics here. They’re black and yellow bee-shaped insects – and look for the black antennae. European wasps are insect predators and scavengers. They’re unique among wasps because they’re attracted to sweet foods and proteins, as seen here with this one… Read More »

What’s inside the Washington Monument?

(intense upbeat music) – [Teen] Welcome back, What’s Inside. Today we are going to see what’s inside the Washington Monument. – [Man] From a very unique perspective, this is VR180, so if you take your finger or if you tilt your phone you can see the top of the Washington Monument. – [Teen] So, you… Read More »

Tennessee’s Anti-Gay Tourism Commercial

You’re looking at Tennessee. Home of the latest of the anti-gay bills being pushed through state governments. Ours is sitting on Governor Haslam’s desk, but if he signs, soon you could cross the bridge to un-enlightenment. Ride a horse without worrying a gay guy is looking at your butt. Tip toe across humanity to relive… Read More »

Mnuchin Tries To Bill Taxpayers For Honeymoon

TREASURY SECRETARY STEPHEN MNUCHIN HAD ASKED FOR A GOVERNMENT JET IN ORDER TO TRAVEL TO SCOTLAND, FRANCE, AND ITALY FOR HIS HONEYMOON. HE RESCINDED THAT REQUEST AFTER OF COURSE PEOPLE RAISED THEIR EYEBROWS BECAUSE YOU ARE NOT SUPPOSED TO USE TAXPAYER FUNDS FOR YOUR HONEYMOON, BUT ABC NEWS BROKE THE STORY. THEY DID A GREAT… Read More »

A step-by-step look at Biometrics

If you are traveling to Canada and need a visa, permit or are applying for permanent residence, you may be required to give your biometrics: fingerprints and a photo. When you give your biometrics, it takes just a few minutes to have your fingerprints scanned and a photo taken to establish and confirm your identity.… Read More »

Learning Service – ORPHANAGE TOURISM

Have you heard of “orphanage tourism”? It’s a popular and growing travel trend Perhaps your tour provider to Asia, Africa or Latin America has included in your itinerary a “visit to a local orphanage” or a “to an orphanage dance show”. If you’re considering these options, or if you are traveling in a developing country… Read More »