USA 2019

USA Flag Curating headlines and tidbits from the USA: February No thank you, Mr. Pecker – Jeff Bezos/Medium April Some news. 🚨🎉 We added 620+ new words to the dictionary! 🎉🚨https://t.co/j8rXQMHX8t — Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) April 23, 2019 Pence: Trump previously saying he loves WikiLeaks "was in no way an endorsement" https://t.co/a6OHBatU7A pic.twitter.com/3FtA0EphIS — The Hill …

Mexico USA Borderlands Links

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library Links related to the borderlands that connect Mexico and the USA presented in a chronological, then somewhat random fashion: Twitter @sandradibble @nogalesnews @borderzine @borderreporter @NADB_BDAN @ScubedStudio @RioGGuardian Indigenous Peoples and Borderlands Google Drive ✊🏽🍃 I N D I G E N O U S P E O P L E & …

Joshua Tree National Park

Photo: We have contact Joshua Tree National Park Key Links Joshua Tree National Park @JoshuaTreeNPS Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr Instagram Google Maps Recommended Listening Desert Oracle Radio hosted by Ken Layne by Ken Layne desertoracle.com Desert Oracle Radio Visitor Numbers Joshua Tree National Park had a record 2.8 million visitors in 2018. During Thanksgiving weekend …

National Parks Conservation Association

Elsewhere on the Web The National Parks Conservation Association – npca.org – is the only independent, nonpartisan membership organization devoted exclusively to advocacy on behalf of the National Parks System. Its mission is “to protect and enhance America’s National Park System for present and future generations.” Key Links npca.org @NPCA Features Get on a Boat: …

Diné (Navajo) Links

Photo: Navajo Tours USA Links related to Diné presented in somewhat random fashion September Navajo Nation Fair https://navajopeople.org/blog/navajo-nation-fair-history Headlines Living Planet: Navajos uranium legacy FInding Nemo in Navajo Navajos buy back artifacts at Paris auction Climate-change-turning-sacred-land-against-Navajo navajo-four-sacred-colors Officials: Trust settlement is step toward ‘wrongs being corrected’ – @navajotimes 10 Things You Need to Know about …

USA 2020 Election

USA Flag Preview of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features September 2019 Debate https://fivethirtyeight.com/live-blog/abc-news-democratic-debate https://www.politico.com/story/2019/09/12/democratic-debate-highlights-2019-1493625 Tonight’s Democratic Debate: What Time Is It and How to Watch 5 big questions that will get answered at tonight’s debate https://www.wibc.com/sites/g/files/exi441/f/201909/hndemocraticdebate_2020_bingo.pdf Scholz Garten will host Democratic Debate watch party Thursday night https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/heres-whos-qualified-for-the-third-debate-and-whos-on-the-bubble/ https://www.politico.com/2020-election/candidates-views-on-the-issues/ …

Joshua Tree Links

Photo: Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center Links related to Joshua Tree National Park presented in somewhat random fashion: Night Sky Festival Joshua Tree’s 2019 Night Sky Festival Headlines The Ultimate Joshua Tree National Park Travel Guide – Thrillist – @delightedbite How a South Pasadena matron used her wits and wealth to create Joshua Tree …

Wild USA Links

Photo: Wetlands Park Links related to Wild USA presented in somewhat random fashion: Heinrich Berann Panoramas https://www.nps.gov/carto/app/#!/maps/categories/12 https://boingboing.net/2019/07/06/yellowstone-and-co.html House Committee on Natural Resources naturalresources.house.gov YouTube Facebook @nrdems https://mcclintock.house.gov/issues/natural-resources-committee https://huffman.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/rep-huffman-named-natural-resources-committee-vice-ranking-member Department of the Interior Trump confirms the nomination of David Bernhardt as secretary of interior It’s a humbling privilege to be nominated to lead a Department …

Las Vegas

Photo: City Hall Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining fit for one of the world’s most storie/d cities. In terms of this page and links below, as of September 2019,  the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs from Planeta.com …

Labor Day in the USA

Poster First Monday in September is Labor Day in the USA and traditional end of summer holiday. Wikipedia: Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, laws and well-being …