Daily Archives: 07/30/2017

The 10 Challenges Republicans Now Face – David Frum | The Atlantic

The 10 Challenges Republicans Now Face

With efforts to repeal Obamacare collapsing, the GOP faces a difficult landscape as it looks ahead to 2018.

David Frum | The Atlantic

Here’s an after-action report, as Congress prepares to recess:

1.The signature Republican domestic-policy demand of the past seven years is dead again. Deader than ever. Brought down by Republicans themselves, in the face of nearly unanimously hostile public opinion.

2.Democratic constituencies have been mobilized to an intensity not seen since the worst days of the Iraq war. They have crowded town halls and barraged senators with phone calls and messages. The party’s serious internal differences — including over the future of health care — have been laid aside for the time being.      Continue reading

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – July 2017

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – July 2017

In this month’s issue of Buxton-Friendship Express, we highlight the 2017 NGSA results. One student from Friendship Primary School finished among the nation’s top 1% and won a place at QC.

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Lorna Campbell,   Editor,

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Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – July 27-29, 2017

News 29 July 2017

Oppose the anti-immigrant legislation and rhetoric – By Albert Baldeo

Oppose the anti-immigrant legislation and rhetoric – By Albert Baldeo

July 26, 2017 / Viewpoints / Immigration – Caribbean Life News

“The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” Mahatma Gandhi

“Everywhere immigrants have enriched and strengthened the fabric of American life.” John F. Kennedy

Proposed legislation, like the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act and Kate’s Law, will force sanctuary cities like New York City to forego sanctuary jurisdiction protections and further criminalize repeated denials of entry into the U.S., making it harder for people coming here on employment visas, for family and medical needs, or seeking asylum to be treated fairly. These laws will not make us safer, improve our broken immigration system, or improve relationships between immigrant communities and law enforcement officials. In fact, they are most un-American. [Read more]

Foods to Avoid if You Have Prostate Cancer – by Dr. Paul Song M.D

Foods to Avoid if You Have Prostate Cancer

Medically reviewed by Dr. Paul Song M.D

Common foods that may cause prostate cancer could be in your fridge and pantry right now. It is important to be an informed shopper so you can know where your food is coming from and how it is packaged to avoid hormones, chemicals, and carcinogens. Here is what you need to know about common foods to avoid for prostate cancer whether you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer or are concerned about prevention.

Which Foods to Avoid for Prostate Cancer?

If you have been newly diagnosed with prostate cancer, watching what you eat and following The Prostate Diet can help with your longevity and immunity. Here’s a list of foods to avoid for prostate cancer because they may increase inflammation, come with chemicals and hormones, or may encourage cancer growth.         Continue reading