Month: December 2019

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 35

Week of December 1 – 7, 2019 The House Intelligence Committee released its 350 page report after weeks of work and hearings. The charges alleged against the President include abuse of power, obstruction of justice, undermining national elections by inviting foreign interference, and compromising… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 35”

Bearing Witness to Climate Change December 2019

Delegates from 200 countries¬† meet at the Madrid Climate Conference to improve the 2016 Paris accords which the U.S. has announced its intention to leave. The United Natioins Secretary General Antonio Guterres told the attendees that the planet was near a point of no… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Climate Change December 2019”

Bearing Witness to Trump Month 34

Week of November 3 – 9, 2019 Trump’s ambassador to the EU, Gordon Sondland, now says that he told a Ukrainian official that release of security assistance and military aide would not occur unless they agreed to publicly announce an investigation of the former… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Trump Month 34”

Bearing Witness to Climate Change November 2019

It’s official, and tragic, the Trump administration has notified the international community that it will indeed withdraw the U.S. from the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. It was the first day possible for a country to exit the agreement, but it won’t become official until… Continue Reading “Bearing Witness to Climate Change November 2019”