The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is an American 501(c) nonprofit legal advocacy organization specializing in civil rights and public interest litigation.

Based in Montgomery, Alabama, the former Confederate capital, the SPLC is best known for its legal cases against white supremacist groups, classification of hate groups and other extremist organizations, and for promoting tolerance education programs.

The Southern Poverty Law Center provides research, investigative reports, and is a clearinghouse for those investigating, prosecuting, and educating the public about extremist and domestic terror hate groups in the United States of America.

The SPLC was founded by Morris Dees, Joseph J…

Producer and director Eric Kline just released his fascinating new documentary Two Heads Are Better Than One. Kline, with great dramatic effect, tells the story of how world-renowned Boca Raton artist Yaacov Heller has sculpted a masterpiece bust of Benjamin Ferencz, Patton’s leading war crimes investigator, a Nazi concentration camp liberator, and law-giving chief prosecutor of Nazi death squads who killed a million people, mostly Jews, during World War II.

As Eric Kline himself explains: “The most important part of the film is the message behind these men” and that message is universal justice known in Hebrew as mishpat.


Futurist Ray Kurzweil correctly predicted it would be possible to scan brains using neural nanobots. Obtaining physical structure and connectivity information provides researchers with functional models of sub-cellular components and synapses as well as whole regions of the brain. In 2019, the Clarity program provided 3D perspectives on the brain circuitry of a mouse from inside its brain. Now Neuralink announced in 2021 chimpanzees can play video games using brain chip bandwidth. We are developing technologies to peer directly into the brain. We can even fingerprint brains using electroencaphology (EEGs).

Reverse engineering the brain to understand and emulate it will…

Material artifacts and oral history for millennia have told us the seeds for life on Earth, or terasem in ancient Greek, originated in outer space. Our bio-seeds created extra-terrestrially were transported to this planet which explains why something deep in our genetic code and memory calls us home among the stars, planets, star systems, galaxies, and multiverse. We are terrestrial and extra-terrestrial beings here on Earth according to scientific facts and spiritual laws.

We know internally and externally we are cosmically and biologically connected to Earth and what Chief Seattle called “the universal web of life” extending deep into far…

Vice President Kamala Harris getting her coronavirus vaccination

Live in Palm Bay and want to get vaccinated against the coronavirus? Here’s your opportunity.

The City of Palm Bay will open a vaccination site on Friday April 9, 2021 at the Palm Bay Fire Rescue Headquarters next to Liberty Park at 899 Carlyle Avenue SE in Palm Bay.

This will be a free drive-through vaccination service “by appointment only.” The vaccination service will be “operated by Palm Bay Fire Rescue personnel” according to a news release from the City of Palm Bay.

Vaccinations in Palm Bay are being offered through a…

An amphibian residing in Stuart has just been named the 2021 Cadbury Easter bunny. You heard me right. A frog from Florida is stealing the spotlight from the Easter bunny. Her name is Betty and she’s very proud to have made it into television without a single acting lesson. This is unheard of in the acting world.

TV viewers across the United States will soon discover on TV the new Easter bunny is a frog with bunny ears. Critics question if anything is sacred anymore. This is ground-breaking on both sides of the pond.

The unprecedented role is even leaving…

South Fork HS Senior Eduardo Diaz and FL State Rep. Overdorf

If you want to know what strong, courageous, and determined student leaders look like, have a look at what South Fork High School students are doing in Martin County.

Refusing to be defeated by an unseen virus, students at South Fork High School are holding their own prom. Why you ask? Well, Martin County has been cancelling graduation festivities. The coronavirus pandemic canceled school proms across the county last year and some seniors even made the controversial decision to go outside​ their school district to hold their own prom.

Stop Asian Hate Rally at Florida Capitol

In 1990, the author of this article led students in an organized march at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida to honor young Chinese democratic demonstrators standing up against tyranny at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China the prior year. In 2021, Chinese American and other activists from a new generation are standing up in Florida against hate crimes and discrimination Asian Americans now face.

More than 100 people showed up at the Florida Capitol on March 28, 2021 to show solidarity with Tallahassee’s Asian American community. The Dream Defenders, Tallahassee Community Action…

Florida appears to be overrun by strange exotic creatures some of whom could come right up out of the toilet. This reality makes people wonder if they should check the bowl before they sit down to do their daily business here in Florida.

Some of these exotic creatures and their eccentric owners are worried about the State of Florida’s pronouncements on invasive reptiles and non-native species of animals. Dead reptiles walking or popping up out of toilets and everywhere else in Florida. So the state is taking action.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has ruled that within the…

Moons of Outer Planets Via the Asteroid Belt

Here examine the possibilities for colonization of the moons of the outer planets of our solar system beyond the resource rish Asteroid Belt and Inner Planets. The Asteroid belt will provide industrial way-stations for exploring the Outer Planets and the space outside our solar system.

Jovian Moons: Europa, Callisto, and Ganymede

Recent missions over the last couple decades have revealed more than 170 moons in our solar system. In 2019, Jupiter was discovered to have seventy-nine (79) moons.

Reid Friedson, PhD

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