Archiv der Kategorie: USA

Warum fördert die Familie Mercer das New Yorker Naturkundemuseum? In den USA streitet man über den Einfluss konservativer Mäzene

Ungeliebte Geldgeber. Warum fördert die Familie Mercer das New Yorker Naturkundemuseum? In den USA streitet man über den Einfluss konservativer Mäzene. Von Jörg Häntzschel

Open letter from Scientists to the American Museum of Natural History: We ask the American Museum of Natural History, and all public science museums, to end ties to anti-science propagandists and funders of climate science misinformation, and to have Rebekah Mercer leave the American Museum of Natural History Board of Trustees.
http://thenaturalhistorymuseum.org/open-letter-from-scientists-to-the-american-museum-of-natural-history/

AMNH zum Thema Klimawandel:
American Museum of Natural History: Hall of Planet Earth. What causes climate and climate change?
https://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/permanent-exhibitions/rose-center-for-earth-and-space/david-s.-and-ruth-l.-gottesman-hall-of-planet-earth

Trustees:
https://www.amnh.org/about-the-museum/board-of-trustees

 

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USA, Sanktionen gegen Russland: regarding senior foreign political figures and oligarchs in the Russian Federation and Russian parastatal entities

Report to Congress pursuant to section 241 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 regarding senior foreign political figures and oligarchs in the Russian Federation and Russian parastatal entities. U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. 9 S. [getr. Zählung]
Anh. A: List of senior political figures;
Anh. B: List of oligarchs

Via:
New oligarch list makes life harder for Russia’s richest. Jack Barton
https://www.wikitribune.com/story/2018/01/30/russia/new-oligarch-list-makes-life-harder-for-putin-allies/45323/

Section 241 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act., darin auf S. 37:
https://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/Programs/Documents/hr3364_pl115-44.pdf

Pressemitteilung:
Treasury releases CAATSA reports, including on senior foreign political figures and oligarchs in the Russian Federation. U.S. Department of the Treasury
https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm0271

Indivisible. A practical guide for resisting the Trump agenda. Best practices for making Congress listen

Indivisible. A practical guide for resisting the Trump agenda. Best practices for making Congress listen. Contributors: Angel Padilla, … Former progressive congressional staffers. 26 S.
„The authors … witnessed the rise of the Tea Party. We saw these activists take on a popular president with a mandate for change and a supermajority in Congress. We saw them organize locally and convince their own MoCs [Members of Congress] to reject President Obama’s agenda. Their ideas were wrong, cruel, and tinged with racism— and they won. … If a small minority in the Tea Party could stop President Obama, then we the majority can stop a petty tyrant named Trump.“
„To this end, the … chapters offer a step-by-step guide for individuals, groups, and organizations looking to replicate the Tea Party’s success in getting Congress to listen to a small, vocal, dedicated group of constituents. The guide is intended to be equally useful for stiffening Democratic spines and weakening pro-Trump Republican resolve. …“
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Restoring Internet Freedom, item 4 in: Federal Communications Commission open meeting. Video

Restoring Internet Freedom, item 4 in: Federal Communications Commission open meeting, Dec. 14, 2017. Video, Min. 69:52-160:45

„The Commission considered a Declaratory Ruling, Report and Order, and Order that will restore Internet Freedom by returning broadband Internet access service to its prior classification as an information service, and reinstate the private mobile service classification of mobile broadband Internet access service. The item also will eliminate the Commission’s vague and expansive Internet Conduct Standard, along with the bright-line rules. Additionally, it will modify the transparency rule to promote additional transparency, while eliminating burdensome and unnecessary requirements. (WC Docket No. 17-108) “

Zu WC Docket No. 17-108 siehe:
https://virtuelleallgemeinbibliothek.wordpress.com/2017/11/22/usa-restoring-internet-freedom/