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News :: Education : Environment
Fast Food And Restaurant Chains Need Better Performance In Recycling
03 Dec 2014
Fast food chains are a major cause of global heating and deforestation, because they are promoting, through billions of dollars of annual advertising, the consumption of mammal flesh which the United Nations environmental panel has said cause more greenhouse gases than cars. In addition, they cause major deforestation. The drought in Brazil and Peru is caused by massive deforestation in order to make room for cattle ranching and timber operations.
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News :: Globalization
Paraphysique de l'argent
03 Dec 2014
L'argent du monde, le monde de l'argent...
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News :: Gender : GLBT/Queer : Human Rights : International : Social Welfare
Philippine Women’s Coalitions Launch 18 Days of Activism against Violence
03 Dec 2014
1-Kababaihan-Women-Philippines-IWD.JPGOn the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (VAW), which marks the start of the 18 Days of Activism Against VAW, women’s groups held a press conference and rally in front of the US Embassy. The coalitions announced today that they unite in focusing on the call for justice for Jennifer Laude during this 18-day campaign period which starts on November 25, and will sustain the campaign until justice is served.
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News :: Environment
Toxic Ingredients In Animal Flesh revised
02 Dec 2014
Some ingredients in meat and/or fish: Blood, trioxypurine, adrenalin, cholesterol, prions, fecal matter, colon bacteria, toxoplasmosis, trichinosis, insecticides, female hormones, mercury, arsenic, chromium, polychlorinated biphenols, no vitamin C, no natural bulk, Alzheimer's or senility, sterility, cancer, anthrax, lead, Mad Cow, Mad Pig, Mad Deer, impotence, flydung, smallpox, tularemia, Alzheimer's, alcoholism, addiction, clenbuterol, diabetes, biophages, irradiation, genetically modified foods given slaughter bound animals, medications like Benadryl, banned antibiotics and legal ones, caffeine, feather meal, isinglass from fish bladders put in beer
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Commentary :: Labor
Capitalism and Its Crisis Proclivity
02 Dec 2014
The liberal economists of the 19th century claimed no crises could occur in capitalism since every supply creates its demand. On the other hand, Marx and Engels recognized early on the causes for crises in capitalism. The contradictions of the accumulation process lead to crises.
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Commentary :: Labor
Austerity Policy as a Momentous Mistake
01 Dec 2014
The IMF's austerity policy of the last years was misguided. That austerity policy led to intensified growth declines and increasing unemployment...Public investments could raise economic growth both in the short- and long-term... State expenditures have a considerable influence on employment and growth.
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News :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Politics : Social Welfare
Inequality and Liberal Democracy: A Disturbing Association
01 Dec 2014
2014_poverty_inequality_in_the_US.jpgHow do we bring fundamental reforms about at a time when organized minorities and disorganized, quiescent majorities appear to be the norm in both the North and the South?
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News :: Environment : International : Media
The Shortwave Report 11/28/14 Listen Globally!
27 Nov 2014
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, NHK Japan, the Voice of Russia, and Spanish National Radio.
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Commentary :: Environment
Video: Keystone PipeLIES Exposed, 18 min
25 Nov 2014
Our thinking on security, strength, work, health and prosperity must change from the extractive and destructive paradigm to caring and protection. Nature is our partner, more than an external, a free good or a sink. Lakes are more than anti-freeze, mountains are more than landfill and politicians should do more than stuff their pockets.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Why Austerity Kills
24 Nov 2014
The poorest and weakest persons must pay the prive for misguided political decisions. Political-economic decisions decide over the life and death of people. The New Deal stands for an effective debt reduction. The German government can be blamed for being an active driver of the Greek austerity policy.
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