Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

“Nothing Ends Homelessness Like a Home”: Advocates Slam Trump’s Attack on SF & Homeless People…


Date: October 05, 2019

01) “Nothing Ends Homelessness Like a Home”: Advocates Slam Trump’s Attack on SF & Homeless People


“President Trump is continuing an all-out attack on San Francisco’s homeless population and political leaders. On Wednesday, the Trump administration filed an environmental notice of violation against San Francisco, falsely claiming that the city’s homelessness crisis has caused water pollution. City officials have repeatedly rejected Trump’s unfounded claims that homelessness is connected to water quality. California is home to 12% of the country’s population but half of the country’s unsheltered homeless people. President Trump has been pushing for a crackdown on the crisis for weeks and threatened to destroy homeless encampments, increase police enforcement and even jail homeless people. For more on the issues surrounding the affordable housing crisis and homelessness, we speak with Jennifer Friedenbach, executive director of the Coalition on Homelessness, and Paul Boden, executive director of the Western Regional Advocacy Project.”

Leonard Skinner – How Much Does It Cost You To Work…


Date: October 05, 2019

01) Leonard Skinner – How Much Does It Cost You To Work


“Co-author of Escape Under Sail: Pursue Your Liveaboard Dream, Leonard lives and travels with his partner and her 2 teens on their 45-year-old sailboat. Having been in the technology and education sectors, he had explored many career paths without satisfaction. So by the age of 40, he and his partner restored an old boat and moved off-grid to explore the world.

He continues to write, speak and facilitate workshops on personal awareness and alternative thinking. You can find more about their travels and reach him on www.FaoinSpeir.com.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.”

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia (full film) – FRONTLINE…


Date: October 05, 2019

01) The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia (full film) | FRONTLINE


“Note from FRONTLINE: This version of “The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia” has sporadic technical glitches with the audio.

One year after the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi, FRONTLINE investigates the rise and rule of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) of Saudi Arabia.

In a never before seen or heard conversation featured in the documentary, the Saudi Crown Prince addresses his role in Khashoggi’s murder exclusively to FRONTLINE correspondent Martin Smith. Smith, who has covered the Middle East for FRONTLINE for 20 years, examines MBS’s vision for the future, his handling of dissent, and his relationship with the United States.”

12 Most Amazing Abandoned Places…


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Date: October 05, 2019

01) 12 Most Amazing Abandoned Places


“There’s something haunting about walking around a place that’s abandoned, and yet at the same time, it’s beautiful, too. A place that used to host people but is now devoid of life can feel like a window into the past – a place where the hands of time haven’t moved since the last occupants walked away. See if you get that feeling from this video, as we go on a tour of some of the most amazing abandoned places in the world.”

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