Rick Scott would ‘absolutely’ support Trump in November—even if he’s convicted

Rick Scott would ‘absolutely’ support Trump in November—even if he’s convicted

Medicare fraudster and U.S. Sen. Rick Scott is doing his bit for the destruction of liberal democracy, claiming that he’d vote for insurrectionist, self-described grabber of crotches and judge-described sexual assaulter, business fraud, (alleged!) top secret documents thief, and semi-ambulant absurdity Donald Trump—even if Trump is convicted of a crime. Because the only way to halt the … Read more

Caribbean Matters: The push for yet another ‘intervention’ in Haiti

Caribbean Matters: The push for yet another ‘intervention’ in Haiti

Watching outside diplomatic efforts to once again “deal with” Haiti while knowing the history of past failed interventions there—which have kept Haiti from being able to govern itself—is frustrating and rage-inducing. Not just for Haitians, but also for anyone who’s been steeped in the history of Haiti’s ongoing punishment for having dared to become the … Read more

West Virginia GOP wants exemptions for vaccines as measles spreads in 15 states

West Virginia GOP wants exemptions for vaccines as measles spreads in 15 states

West Virginia’s Republicans passed a bill through the House of Delegates on Monday that would allow religious exemptions for vaccines required for school attendance. The bill comes as dozens of measles cases across 15 states have been reported. The bill will now head to the state Senate for debate. If the bill passes, it would … Read more

5 Ways to Deal with the Microstresses Draining Your Energy

5 Ways to Deal with the Microstresses Draining Your Energy

Microstresses are the accumulation of unnoticed small stresses from routine interactions, and often are so brief that we barely register them. Individually, these microstresses might seem manageable, but cumulatively they take an enormous toll. How can you identify and reduce them? This article, based on research and experiments at several Fortune 100 organizations, lays out … Read more

Missouri AG sues Planned Parenthood over Project Veritas video involving fictional girl

Missouri AG sues Planned Parenthood over Project Veritas video involving fictional girl

by Anna Spoerre, Missouri Independent Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey filed a lawsuit Thursday against Planned Parenthood, relying on a staged, edited video from a right-wing group to accuse the organization of illegally transporting minors out of state for abortions. The lawsuit is against Planned Parenthood Great Plains, which has clinics in the Kansas City … Read more

Companies Need to Focus More on Cash Flow and Return on Capital – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY

Companies Need to Focus More on Cash Flow and Return on Capital – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY

“If you attempt to assess intrinsic value,” investor Warren Buffett once said, “it all relates to cash flows. The only reason for putting cash into any kind of an investment now is because you expect to take cash out.” Despite Buffett’s timeless observation on cash flow (CF), there’s a surprising disconnect between what organizations should be … Read more

Here’s how Biden can make Republicans pay for tanking the border deal

Here’s how Biden can make Republicans pay for tanking the border deal

When President Joe Biden visits Brownsville, Texas, on Thursday, he will be working to raise awareness about congressional Republicans tanking a bipartisan border deal aimed at addressing an influx of migrants. In fact, when congressional Republicans were preparing to torpedo their own deal earlier this month at Donald Trump’s direction, Biden promised they would live … Read more