We hope you’re having a great day wherever you are and that the news we dig up for you this morning helps you navigate the day more efficiently!
It’s a busy world out there, and you don’t have a ton of free time to be doing Internet searches for the most important items of the day… lucky for you, we do. We drink gallons of coffee in an effort to stay awake long enough to scour the far reaches of the world wide web in an effort to bring you the most important, useful and useless information every single day.
So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Monday, October 5, 2015.
The man who killed 9 people at Umpqua Community College in Roesburg, Oregon not only singled out the Christians in the classroom, but then forced one student to stand and watch as his classmates were murdered.
Vice President Joe Biden is a fan of transgenders in the military, and he also believes that anyone who disagrees with him must be a prejudiced homophobes. “There’s homophobes still left – most of them are running for president.”
Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio and John Kasich are squaring off in a tense battle for the support (and MONEY) of the establishment GOP.
In recent days, Bush, Rubio and Kasich have shown how much they’re worrying about one another. They’ve been sniping at each other and making other moves that underscore the significance of their competition. Rubio has long emphasized that the party needs a fresh candidate, not one tied to the past, an implicit criticism of his fellow Floridian who is part of an American political dynasty. Bush, a two-term former governor, has belittled Rubio’s experience, or lack thereof. Kasich, a two-term governor and longtime House member, has claimed that his experience and record are unmatched by any of the other candidates.
NPR wonders if Marco Rubio is the “generational change” that the GOP needs to move forward.
Monday marks the beginning of a very important week for the House GOP.
The US led allies debated the idea of establishing a “No-Fly” zone over Syria for years… Putin established his own “No-Fly” zone in just a few days.
Iranian politicians who have reviewed the nuclear deal have some concerns… but think the deal should move forward anyway. Should we be worried that everyone in Iran (even the hardliners) seem to love the nuclear deal?
Pope Francis reiterated the Catholic Church’s stand against gay marriage as he spoke in St. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday.
The views expressed in this opinion article are solely those of their author and are not necessarily either shared or endorsed by EagleRising.com