“Torture works.” That’s the repeated assertion, made without evidence, by President Donald Trump. How it works and what it achieves are things that Trump is unable to articulate. This morning, unfortunately, the world has a test case to see whether torture works. Amnesty International reports
Thousands of Australians protested outside their Prime Minister’s mansion, in outrage against his refusal to acknowledge the extent of Australia’s climate crisis.
The blatant disregard the temple’s Buddhist monks showed for the welfare of these endangered animals seems to have stemmed from the profits the temple was able to bring in from donations made by tourists who wanted the thrill of walking among the large predators.