Leid Stories Stories and news that affect us all

July 30, 2021  

 It's "Free Your Mind Friday." Listener calls.  

July 29, 2021  
Are Trump's aggressive parallel-presidency strategies and tactics gaining ground for him against Biden?
 
July 28, 2021  
︎Should some prisoners have the right to end their own lives rather than serve long sentences for crimes they insist they did not commit?
Is it appropriate to continue to refer to the United States of America as a "Judeo-Christian" nation?
 
︎Both the Republican and Democratic parties seem well adjusted to the idea that Donald Trump can be a perpetual presidential candidate for as long as he wishes, because he is a "party official." Should this be allowed?
 
︎Should "health misinformation" be prosecuted as a "threat to public safety?" President Biden has railed against anti-vaxxers for "killing people" with their rhetoric by encouraging them to reject Covid vaccines.
 
 
 
 
July 27, 2021  
▪︎Should some inmates have the option of taking their own lives rather than serve long sentences?
 
▪︎Is it appropriate or inappropriate to refer to the U.S. as a "Judeo-Christian" nation?
 
▪︎ Both the Republican and Democratic parties seem well adjusted to the idea that Donald Trump can be a perpetual presidential candidate for as long as he wishes, because he is a "party official." Should this be allowed?
 
▪︎Should "health misinformation" be prosecuted as a "threat to public safety?" President Bident has railed against anti-vaxxers for "killing people" with their rhetoric by encouraging them to reject Covid vaccines.
 
. . .  and more!
 
July 26, 2021  
Here’s what we're talking about today on Leid Stories.
 
Kim Ives, documentarian and editor of the Haiti Liberte news weekly, reports on the mood of the nation after the funeral of assassinated President Jovenel Moise, and what the immediate future of Haiti is shaping up to be.
 
The Biden takedown has begun. Trump's attack dogs are casting  doubt about Biden's health -- at an "advanced" age of 75, three years older than Trump), and showing signs of diminished mental acquity, they say.
July 23, 2021  
It's "Free Your Mind Friday" on Leid Stories, when your  opinions and ideas drive the program.
 
We dispense with our regular format, and it becomes an open forum featuring your views on the issues of the day or topics about which you have a strong or considered opinion. 
 
Topic? That's up to you.
 
July 22, 2021  
▪︎President Biden pleaded yesterday for an end to hostilities -- in Congress! -- which said was hindering national progress. Was he listening to Leid Stories?
 
▪︎Should some prisoners have the option of taking their own lives rather than be executed or serve life sentences for crimes they have committed?
 
▪︎Is it appropriate to refer to the United States as a "Judeo-Christian" nation?
 
▪︎ Both the Republican and Democratic parties seem well adjusted to the idea that Donald Trump can be a presidential candidate for as long as he wishes, because he is a "party official." Should this be allowed?
 
▪︎Should what is being called "health misinformation" or "disinformation" 
be categorized and prosecuted as a crime, because it is a "threat to public safety?" President Bident has railed against anti-vaxxers, saying they're "killing people" with rhetoric when they encourage the public to reject Covid vaccines.
 
July 21, 2021  
▪︎Should some prisoners have the option of taking their own lives rather than be executed or serve life sentences?
 
▪︎Is it appropriate to refer to the United States as a "Judeo-Christian" nation?
 
▪︎ Both the Republican and Democratic parties seem well adjusted to the idea that Donald Trump can be a presidential candidate for as long as he wishes, because he is a "party official." Should this be allowed?
 
▪︎Should what is being called "health misinformation" or propaganda be categorized and prosecuted as a crime, because it is a "threat to public safety?" President Bident has railed against anti-vaxxers, saying they're "killing people" with rhetoric when they encourage the public to reject Covid vaccines.
 
July 20, 2021  
Should some inmates have the option of taking their own lives rather than serve long sentences?
 
▪︎ Should President Joe Biden -- or anyone in authority -- be allowed to say that expressing certain views on a health policy is tantamount to killing them?
 
▪︎Is it appropriate or inappropriate to refer to the U.S. as a "Judeo-Christian" nation?
 
▪︎ Both the Republican and Democratic parties seem well adjusted to the idea that Donald Trump can be a perpetual presidential candidate for as long as he wishes, because he is a "party official."Should this be allowed?
 
▪︎Should "health misinformation" be prosecuted as a "threat to public safety?" President Bident this week railed against anti-vaxxers as "killing people" with their rhetoric encouraging them to reject Covid vaccines.
 
. . .  and more!
July 19, 2021  
▪︎At the local level where you live, what news story should be dominating the headlines right now? Why?
 
▪︎What, in your opinion, should the leading story in the United States be right now? Why?
 
▪︎ On the international front, what should we expect a leading story to be? Why?

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