The sediments of the Holocene, both continental and marine, cover the largest area of the globe of any epoch in the geologic record, but the Holocene is unique because it is coincident with the late and post-Stone Age history of humankind. The influence of humans is of world extent and is so profound that it seems appropriate to have a special geologic name for this time. The term Holocene was proposed in and was formally submitted to the International Geological Congress at Bologna , Italy, in It was officially endorsed by the U. Commission on Stratigraphic Nomenclature in The Holocene represents the most recent interglacial interval of the Quaternary Period.
Lengthy video makes false claims about 2020 election
House Reauthorizes Violence Against Women Act
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Congress has reauthorized the act three times since—in , , and Such grants helped fund initiatives to address domestic violence and child abuse, including funding the investigation and prosecution of alleged violent crimes against women, shelters, and rape prevention and reeducation programs. Supporters said the reauthorization would also boost spending for training law enforcement and the courts, according to The Associated Press. The legislation also would prohibit people who were previously convicted of misdemeanor stalking from possessing firearms.
A minute video circulating online employs false claims and flawed logic to suggest that there was widespread fraud in the election, and that an election technology firm and China were behind it. The video, featuring Epoch Times reporter Joshua Philipp, alleges that the Chinese Communist Party wanted Biden to be in power and is extending its tentacles into many facets of American society in an effort to spread communism. To support that argument, it recycles a barrage of false and misleading claims of election-night anomalies, interviews witnesses whose claims have been debunked and does a deep dive into Chinese executives with no meaningful connection to the U. Versions of the video on YouTube, the Epoch Times website and the news site NTD have amassed hundreds of thousands of views and more than 53, Facebook shares in the past two weeks. The Epoch Times did not respond to a request for comment.