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Good News Tuesday for June 14, 2022: “Only Yes Means Yes,” US Senators Make Progress on Gun Control, Saving Trees in Paris, Shelter for Pets During Addiction Treatment, and Good Samaritans Stop a Car

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Seeking Balance One Tuesday at a Time

Spain Approves Consent Legislation – “Only Yes Means Yes”

Spain’s parliament has approved legislation that clarifies consent as “an explicit expression of a person’s will” emphasizing that silence does not equal consent. Here’s more From Democracy Now.

Senate Committee Makes Progress on Gun Control

The bipartisan US Senate committee has made progress in agreeing on an outline for gun control legislation. USA Today reports: “Ten of the signers were Republicans – the number needed to break a GOP filibuster on the package.” Hopefully we’ll see this legislation move forward.

Paris Protestors Save 42 Trees around the Eiffel Tower

Protestors in Paris saved 42 well-established trees that were to be cut down around the Eiffel Tower “as part of a €72m scheme.” The Guardian has details on this successful protest.

Program Shelters Pets whose Owners are in Addiction Treatment

A new program in Utah will provide short-term housing for pets whose owners are going through substance abuse treatment. The program called Ruff Haven has been providing crisis-based shelter for pets since 2020. Read more from CNN.

Drivers Rush to Stop Car of Unconscious Woman

Watch people rush to stop a car after the driver became unconscious. I bet you’ll love this traffic stopping video which includes follow up details…

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Author: JoAnna

An open minded, tree-hugging Jesus follower, former counselor, and life-long lover of animals, I'm returning to my creative roots and have published my first book: Trust the Timing, A Memoir of Finding Love Again as well as the short version: From Loneliness to Love.

21 thoughts on “Good News Tuesday for June 14, 2022: “Only Yes Means Yes,” US Senators Make Progress on Gun Control, Saving Trees in Paris, Shelter for Pets During Addiction Treatment, and Good Samaritans Stop a Car

  1. Your Good News Tuesdays Always Lifts My Spirits! Thank you for the reminders of all that is good in the world Joanna. ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE 💕

    • Yay! I’m very happy to lift spirits. There’s plenty of good happening in the world. Thank you for reading and enjoying the good news! ❤

  2. All good news. I was taken with the video “Drivers Rush to Stop Car of Unconscious Woman”: Angels do, indeed, walk/drive among us.

    • Thanks, Rosaliene. I’m glad you could enjoy this with me! It was great to see the teamwork of stopping the car – that moment when enough people working together prevented an accident.

  3. Thank you for this bright spot in the day, JoAnna. Hugs on the wing.

  4. Many thanks for sharing some GOOD news!!!

  5. Thanks again for the great, good news. I actually started crying for the kind souls that helped the woman in the car.

  6. All good news, especially Only Yes…… and gun control progress

  7. The shelter story and the good samaritans above were awesome!

  8. Oh my. That lady driver. Thank God for the bravery of her coworker. Bless them all. Thank YOU.

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