Puerto Rico Dam Failing; Flash Flood Emergency Declared

September 24, 2017

A failing dam has sparked emergency evacuations of two towns in north-west Puerto Rico as the United States territory struggled with flooding, an island-wide blackout and other dangers in Hurricane Maria’s wake. Anthony points out that Puerto Rico became a safe haven for those living on the surrounding islands despite also being affected. To donate, visit their site here.


China limits oil trade to North Korea and bans textile trade

September 23, 2017

It was used in an unusual direct statement from Kim that the Korean Central News Agency transmitted verbatim in response to Trump’s speech at the United Nations this week, in which he mocked Kim as a “Rocket Man” on a “suicide mission”, and said that if the U.S.is “forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea“.