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Attendance dwindles at Joint Base Charleston’s chapel

Hastings Tribune 24 Oct 2021
(AP) — Joan Vandawaker has to pass armed guards and show a military ID to get to church on Sunday mornings ...There are wonderful churches in the Charleston area but there’s something incredibly unique about attending a service where people understand military culture.” ... Attending chapel on a military base is unique.

Attendance dwindles at Joint Base Charleston's chapel

Stars and Stripes 24 Oct 2021
Joan Vandawaker has to pass armed guards and show a military ID to get to church on Sunday mornings ... "There are wonderful churches in the Charleston area but there's something incredibly unique about attending a service where people understand military culture." ... Attending chapel on a military base is unique.

Amazon and Google: Partners in Israeli Apartheid

Dissident Voice 23 Oct 2021
This month some 400 employees of the two companies published a letter in The Guardian newspaper warning that Amazon and Google were contracted to supply “dangerous technology” to the Israeli military and government that would make Israel’s rule over Palestinians “even crueler and deadlier.”.

Jacksonville Man Guilty To Making False Statements Involving Government Contracts

CBS Sports 23 Oct 2021
According to the plea agreement, in May 2015, the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) began investigating the business practices of Excel Components, LLC, a business involving Sermons and others ... These contracts involved supplying various items to be used by members of the United States military throughout the Department of Defense.

EPI TOWN CRIER: Have We Had Enough … It’s Looking that Way

The Liberty Beacon 23 Oct 2021
ERADICATING PROGRAMMED IGNORANCE – TOWN CRIER. Have We Had Enough It’s Looking that Way. LISTEN TO RECORDED SHOW BELOW INTRO ARTICLE By ... •••• ... Roger Landry (TLB)spent about three decades of his adult life either in, or working for the military, with about two decades working directly for the Military Industrial Complex facilitating DOD contracts.

The US Empire: Coercion and Consent

Information Clearing House 23 Oct 2021
military has nearly 800 military bases scattered over 70 countries ... and communism worldwide, this set of interests generated the momentum and resources it had already had to grow the military budget, to maintain and expand defense contracts, to maintain and sustain the various think tanks that were willing and ready to justify U.S.

Southwest vaccination issue could take city on uncomfortable ride

Las Vegas Review-Journal 23 Oct 2021
Southwest has a hefty government contract, serving as a charter for the military and other government agencies, being part of the civil reserve air fleet and shipping the mail. Losing contracting status would be a financial blow for the company.

National school board group apologizes for letter comparing concerned parents to domestic terrorists

Floyd County Chronicle 23 Oct 2021
U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland subsequently ordered the FBI to investigate parents protesting at local school board meetings. "On behalf of NSBA, we regret and apologize for the letter," the association said in the Friday memo to state affiliates ... +11. A timeline of contracts that changed history ... +26. Where US military aid is being spent, ranked.

Holmes Used Fake Pfizer Endorsement of Theranos to Get Walgreens Deal

NBCBayArea 23 Oct 2021
San Francisco 2 hours ago. Anchor Brewing's Big Recycling Effort in SF ... Tolbert taped a Theranos shareholder call in late 2013 in which Holmes referred to the company's "contracts with the military" and touted the quick turnaround of patient samples because of the on-site pharmacy testing available with the company's Edison devices.  ... .

Google and Amazon employees criticize $1.2 billion cloud services contract with Israel

San Francisco Examiner 22 Oct 2021
Last week, hundreds of workers at Google and Amazon sent a letter ​to the leaders of their companies demanding they pull out of Project Nimbus, a $1.2 billion contract to provide cloud services for the Israeli military and government ... the Israeli military and government.

US Response to China's Hypersonic Missile Test Fails for Third Time, by Eric Striker

The Unz Review 22 Oct 2021
The company is able to secure contracts from the Pentagon by in Congress. The amount of corruption involved in the Department of Defense’s (DoD) contracts with the military defense industry appears to be catching up to Washington ... China’s military budget is \$252 billion a year while America’s is \$733 billion.

Govt signs pact with US to procure MK 54 torpedo, expendables worth ₹423 cr

Live Mint 22 Oct 2021
As per the official release, the Ministry of Defence has signed a contract on 21 October 2021 with the US Government under Foreign Military Sale (FMS) for procurement of MK 54 Torpedo and Expendable (Chaff and Flares) for the Indian Navy at a cost of ₹423 Crores.

Gov. McMaster won't fight vaccine rules at SRS. A group in Aiken isn't pleased.

The Post and Courier 22 Oct 2021
TRENTON — S.C. Gov ...Unfortunately, just like in the military,” the Savannah River Site “is a federal installation with federal contracts,” McMaster said, “and it’s something the governors of states do not have the authority over.”. Instead, McMaster leaned on the state’s congressional delegation, which deals often with the Department of Energy ... .

Joe Biden speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron today as White House announces Kamala Harris ...

The Daily Mail 22 Oct 2021
and Australia ... and Australia ... The White House has been trying to make amends with the French ever since the U.S.'s first ally was blindsided by the Australians pulling out of a $60 billion submarine contract with the French, to join the American and British in a military pact dubbed AUKUS instead ... and Australia ... 'We will catch up during the G20 ... Share ... .

Who was Halyna Hutchins, the director of photography killed by Alec Baldwin's prop gun?

Beatrice Daily Sun 22 Oct 2021
According to her website, Hutchins was raised at a Soviet military base in the Arctic Circle and initially studied as a journalist, graduating from Kyiv National University with a degree in international journalism, before going on to work on documentary productions across Europe and switching to film.