Hurricanes, Hurricane Michael, Hurricane Florence, inland damage, coastal damage

10/10/18 Hurricane Michael Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments Hurricane Michael is intensifying into a Category 4 storm as it speeds toward Panama City on the Florida Panhandle. Heavy rains and strong winds have started after tens of thousands of residents evacuated. The hurricane could cause…

Russia, Vladimir Putin, Putin’s critics, FSB, KGB, Russian killing, Alxandr Litvinenko, Matthew Puncher, Sergei Skripal

10/10/18 The Russia connection Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments The two Russian men suspected by British intelligence of poisoning Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in England in March shadowed the former double agent in Prague in 2014, Czech Radio (CR) has cited sources…

Truth decay, fake news, disinformation, Russian propaganda, science, misinformation, Twitter

10/10/18 Truth decay Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments The Knight Foundation has just released a new report — Disinformation, ‘Fake News’, and Influence Campaigns on Twitter – which, among other disturbing findings, shows that despite government efforts taken against those responsible for the misinformation…