When it rains money from above, nobody worries about getting wet. The money was falling from the ceiling of Modesto Centre Plaza on Thursday afternoon for the Salvation Army’s annual Kettle Kickoff luncheon. By the time the fundraising event was over, $200,973 had been raised to help fund the Army’s various programs.
There has been much discussion on social media surrounding alleged sexual assaults committed by a so-called American icon. It has obviously ignited a firestorm fueled with a lot of “slut shaming” and “victim blaming.” These he-said/she-said scenarios are played out on a much smaller scale in cities and towns all across the country.
What do Republicans favor? Big business and the rich are at the top of their list. Corporate welfare is an important priority. Oil and coal companies could continue making profits, adding to global warming and climate change.