When my sugar cravings got bad, I made myself a big ass fruit salad for that first week and it got. Me. Through. This is exactly what an estimated fifteen hundred Mormon saints did in the year 1856. In 1856 the Mormons had sent missionaries to several European countries and converted thousands to the Mormon faith. Bingham Young, a dynamic Mormon church leader encouraged these converts to immigrate to the United States to an area in the Salt Lake City Territory..
In an apparent violation of rules covering what third parties can sell on its website, dozens of products related to hate organizations or views were found during a search by CBS MoneyWatch, including products for use by children, such as a backpack with a neo Nazi meme.The retailing giant’s policy states “prohibited listings” on its website include “products that promote or glorify hatred, violence, racial, sexual or religious intolerance or promote organizations with such views.”As of Friday afternoon, the assortment of merchandise had thinned. An infant girl’s cotton onsie with a cross burning print emblazoned on the front was found selling for $11.34 on Amazon Friday morning, as well as a “hot fresh and funny Swastika necklace.” Both had vanished later in the day.A report released Friday by the Action Center on Race the Economy and the Partnership for Working Families made the case the Amazon was failing to follow its own policy.”Amazon enables those who traffic in hate by allowing the sale of hate symbols and imagery on the site, including confederate and anti Black imagery, Nazi and fascist imagery even in products that are targeted towards children,” the two watchdog groups said in a statement.Infant Baby Girl’s Rompers Sleeveless Cotton Onesie Cross Burning Fire Print Outfit Winter Pajamas BodysuitOne book sold on Amazon, a children’s fable by George Lincoln Rockwell, founder of the American Nazi Party, garnered the following five star Amazon review: “Awesome work from a great man! This is great work for kids that are being brought up right! This is a great piece of Propaganda; it teaches our children to be careful and don’t let refugees in to your country. It shows the effects on a nation.
Rio+20 is a milestone on a long road. The famous 1992 Earth Summit put sustainable development on the global agenda. Today, we have come to a broader and more nuanced understanding of this age old imperative: how to better balance the development needs of a growing world population so that all may enjoy the fruits of prosperity and robust economic growth with the necessity of conserving our planet’s most precious resources: land, air and water.