Diplomats from 17 different states "reiterated their strong opposition to Israel's settlement policy" and demanded Israel halt the looming dispossession of several Palestinian families in East Jerusalem
“I am worried” about an atmosphere of appeasement to Russia, says Estonian PM @kajakallas : “Fatigue with the war… is understandable,” but if Ukrainian territory is given away and we continue with “business as usual, then the outcome is we don’t have a peace that is lasting.”
Stocks can be like mountain climbing... When you get to a plateau, it can be a natural spot for a breather. For stocks, the plateaus are called "bases." Count them up from the start of the climb. When you get to 5-6, you're in nosebleed territory.
B of A: “Our US Regime Indicator dipped deeper into negative territory for the second consecutive month, confirming that we are officially out of Late Cycle and into the next phase: Downturn.” [Subramanian]
Northern Territory senator Jacinta Price has accused the government of using “sneaky backdoor tactics” to fund the “yes” campaign for an Aboriginal Voice to parliament. FULL COMMENTS:
Good hair day: Puerto Rico broke the Guinness World record for the most hair dyed, with 192 men going blond to support the U.S. territory’s team that is vying to win the World Baseball Classic.
New @washingtonpost : What could go wrong? 2 weeks ago, Snapchat released an experimental AI chatbot friend. In tests by me & @aza , "My AI" has veered into wildly inappropriate territory for teens. Why are we making users—esp kids—test subjects for AI?
Russia expanded its territory in Ukraine by less than 0.04% in a month of brutal fighting that cost it thousands of soldiers and vital equipment, says think tank
The U.S. called for "accountability" after Israel admitted to killing a 16-year-old Palestinian girl in the occupied West Bank. Jana Zakarneh was looking for her cat when snipers shot her. Israel says it was an error. Israeli forces have killed 50+ Palestinian children in 2022.
Morocco celebrate their win against Spain with a Palestinian flag. Every North African and Middle East team has made sure that the Palestine issue is prominent at every game
Israeli forces killed a Palestinian American Al Jazeera journalist who was wearing a press vest in the occupied West Bank. Shireen Abu Akleh was 51. Israeli soldiers shot her in the head during raids in Jenin, say other journalists: "They killed her in cold blood."
Reporter: “It’s an action that you say they have taken, but you have shown no evidence to confirm that. [...] This is like - crisis actors? Really? This is like Alex Jones territory you’re getting into now.” Must-watch exchange between @APDiploWriter Matt Lee and @StateDeptSpox .
The attack by Israeli forces against mourners at the funeral of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh is an outrage. The United States must condemn this, and demand an independent investigation into her killing.
Giving enemy terrorists a list of Americans in a territory that they control is treason!
I stand with the Palestinian people. My heart aches for the families who have lost loved ones. We can not stand as silent witnesses to children being orphaned and murdered and not demand for the human rights of all Palestinians! This must end. Free Palestine.
The Fake News Media refuses to discuss how good the Economy and Stock Market, including JOBS under the Trump Administration, are doing. We will soon be in RECORD TERRITORY. All they want to discuss is COVID 19, where they won’t say it, but we beat the Dems all day long, also!!!