Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’ as US prepares to open embassy in Jerusalem

Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’ as USA prepares to open embassy in Jerusalem… (First column, 1st story, link) Related stories:NETANYAHU: Better to Confront Iran Sooner Rather Than Later…Hezbollah poised to seal dominance of Lebanon… Advertise here VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Israel fears ‘explosion of violence’…

“Build the Commons, so it is better for all”: CC Global Summit 2018

Like a Creative Commons event, this post will open and close with gratitude. Thank you to everyone who attended, participated, tuned in, and raised their voices in support of the Commons this April, whether it was in Toronto with 435 other commoners or online through…

Nasdaq Surges Alongside The Dollar; 10Y Yield Slides Ahead Of GDP

In the aftermath of blockbuster earnings from Amazon, which is set to open at an all time high as it breathes down Apple’s neck for the title of first $1 trillion market cap company, and Intel, it is hardly a surprise that Nasdaq futures are…

Soros-Funded Group Launches App to Help Illegal Aliens Avoid Feds

An open borders group that has benefitted from U.S. taxpayer dollars and is funded by leftwing billionaire George Soros launched a smartphone application to help illegal immigrants avoid federal authorities. The app, Notifica (Notify), is described in a Laredo, Texas news article as a tool…

European Parliament Urges Boycott Of Soccer World Cup In Russia

German Green Party member Rebecca Harms has initiated an open letter calling on EU governments to stay away from the FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia in June. Sixty Members of the European Parliament from 16 member states and 5 different political groups are…

Announcing Open Registration for CC Certificates

In response to the growing use of CC licenses globally, and the corresponding need for open licensing expertise, Creative Commons is officially launching the CC Certificate program today. Registration for the Certificate program is now open and details are available on the Certificates website. The…

Banks, Boeing Batter Stocks Into Red

It all looked so rosy before the open. Banks were up, Boeing was up, The Dow was up… but then humans read the real details under the bank earnings, finally read about Russian sanctions, and saw headlines suggesting China did not fold on Trade Wars……

Missiles & Minutes Spark Bond Bid As Stocks Skid

No good reason… just made me laugh… As always, the US cash open sparked a buying panic sending stocks into the green after concerns overnight on Airstrike warnings and Trump’s tweets but any relief from Trump’s subsequent more-diplomatic tweet was lost as stocks rolled over…

Upcoming highlights from the CC Global Summit

The Creative Commons Global Summit, the annual event for the promotion of open knowledge, sharing, and the Commons around the globe, kicks off on Friday in Toronto, Canada. This can’t miss event will bring together more than 450 advocates, activists, lawyers, educators, policy-makers and technologists…