No Longer Quiet On The Eastern Front (Part 3)

Submitted by Kevin Virgil of Emerging Frontiers,

This is the final installment in a three-part series that explores the ongoing economic standoff in Greece and the Ukrainian civil war, and how these events are converging to launch what will soon become known as the Second Cold War.

California’s Record-Breaking Heat & Drought “Is Only The Beginning”

The California heat of the past 12 months is like nothing ever seen in records going back to 1895, notes Bloomberg's Tom Randall, and with the already record-low snowpack starting its melt early, “we aren't nearing the end of California's climate troubles. We're nearing the beginning.” What's happening in California right now is shattering modern temperature measurements – as well as tree-ring records that stretch back more than 1,000 years.