Category Archives: Government

  • Guilty As Charged

    Guilty As Charged

    Grind for September 29th, 2018FIRST SIP:“One man with courage is a majority.” – Thomas Jefferson I Told You So The HeadlineTrump accuses China of meddling in US electionsThe GrindSpeaking at a UN meeting on Wednesday, President Trump claimed that China was trying to interfere ...
  • Outlawed Burqas and China’s New Internet

    Outlawed Burqas and China’s New Internet

    Grind for September 28th, 2018FIRST SIP:“He promised us that everything would be okay. I was a child, but I knew that everything would not be okay. That did not make my father a liar. It made him my father.” – Jonathan Safran Foer Hide And Seek The HeadlineSwitzerland: St. ...
  • China Gives U.S. The Cold Shoulder

    China Gives U.S. The Cold Shoulder

    Grind for September 27th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I sincerely believe…that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.” – Thomas Jefferson Buzz Kill The HeadlineColombia’s production of cocaine reaches all-time highThe GrindColombia’s production of ...
  • The Vatican Gives In To China

    The Vatican Gives In To China

    Grind for September 26th, 2018FIRST SIP:“There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them.” – Sylvia Plath Did You Know? The HeadlineJet Airways flight makes emergency landing after cabin loses pressureThe GrindHave you ...
  • Will There Be A Revote On Brexit?

    Will There Be A Revote On Brexit?

    Grind for September 21st, 2018FIRST SIP:“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.” – Henry Ford Dark Roast The HeadlineChinese celebrity Fan Bingbing has been missing since JuneThe GrindFan Bingbing is a Chinese actress you might ...
  • Kerry Undermines Trump

    Kerry Undermines Trump

    Grind for September 16th, 2018FIRST SIP:“I’ve been on a calendar, but I’ve never been on time.” – Marilyn Monroe Are You Surprised? The HeadlineLeaked video shows Google executives’ response to Trump electionThe GrindA video leaked this week shows Google ...
  • Making It Rain

    Making It Rain

    Grind for September 13th, 2018FIRST SIP:“Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.” – Thomas Jefferson A Modest Proposal The HeadlineScientists ...
  • Sweden Moving Away From Socialism

    Sweden Moving Away From Socialism

    Grind for September 12th, 2018FIRST SIP:“All of my youth growing up in my Italian family was focused around the table. That’s where I learned about love.” – Leo Buscaglia Good Goals The HeadlineRepublican lawmakers seek to make individuals’ tax cuts permanentThe ...
  • Giving China The Cold Shoulder

    Giving China The Cold Shoulder

    Grind for September 9th, 2018FIRST SIP:“There is no gambling like politics.” – Benjamin Disraeli Thanks But No Thanks The HeadlineNicaragua Expels UN Team The GrindNicaragua last week expelled a UN human rights team just two days after the agency published a damning report ...
  • Cutting Public Funding

    Cutting Public Funding

    Grind for September 6th, 2018FIRST SIP:“The death of a beautiful woman is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.” – Edgar Allan Poe Not For You The HeadlineTrump Administration withholds funding from Palestinian refugeesThe GrindThe White House this week ...