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HORIZON RELIANCE CREW RESCUES TWO DOWNED PILOTS

November 18th 2020

The officers and crew of the HORIZON RELIANCE rescued two pilots who had been forced to land their plane on the ocean and debark to a life raft about a thousand nautical miles from Honolulu. The ship received the alert by satellite call from Coast Guard RCC Honolulu at 1835 on Nov. 6, and quickly […]

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AFL-CIO PRESIDENT: “JOE BIDEN’S FIREWALL WAS UNION MADE”

November 12th 2020

Joe Biden’s path to the White House ran through America’s labor movement, says AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. Fifty-eight percent of union members voted for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, according to an internal AFL-CIO post-election survey. “This was an unprecedented election,” Trumka said in a statement. “And it came during an unprecedented year.” “A year […]

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MERCY SHIPS SEEKS VOLUNTEERS TO SAIL BRAND NEW VESSEL

October 21st 2020

Mercy Ships is proud to announce its brand new ship: the GLOBAL MERCY, the world’s largest civilian hospital ship. With this new vessel, Mercy Ships will more than double its capacity to deliver safe surgical care and medical training in Africa. With the doubling of capacity, Mercy Ships is also doubling its need for volunteers! […]

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