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Commentary :: Environment
The Gulf Oil Spill Will Change Nothing
23 Jun 2010
As is typical with U.S. politicians and media, an extremely serious topic has nearly been reduced to absurdity. Once the urgency of the Gulf oil eruption has been fully sterilized, the stage will be set for business as usual politics — with the corporations comfortably in the driver seat.



But the corporate establishment cannot act too quickly in its fervor to drop the topic.



The environmental destruction brought on by corporate greed has opened the eyes of millions in the U.S. — eyes that are struggling to stay open as they now face the enormous sleep-producing machine of the mainstream media.
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Commentary :: Environment : Technology
Problems with Nuclear Power highlighted by Gulf Disaster
23 Jun 2010
Nobody’s perfect, and so mistakes do happen. But just as we couldn't conceive of our ongoing oil disaster in The Gulf, perhaps we are equally unable to appreciate the potential for a nuclear power mishap. While optimism is important, it’s sometimes a trap – just ask BP.
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News :: International
Ciudad de Mexico
23 Jun 2010
La inseguridad que se vive
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Commentary :: Politics
Stanley Sporkin: BP's Ombudsman Fixer
23 Jun 2010
corruption in high places
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News :: Environment
Oil Is Not The Worst Part of British Petroleum's Gulf Gusher!
22 Jun 2010
It is bad enough that British Petroleum (BP) doesn't want to attempt to use high explosives drilled deep down into the bed rock beside the pipe to bend it closed.
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Commentary :: Labor
The Ten Wealthiest Financiers Are Not Worth $900,000 an Hour
22 Jun 2010
It's now estimated that about 150,000 teachers will lose their jobs next year because of the financial crisis touched off by the financial industry. Hedge fund manager Tepper led the list by earning $4 billion in 2009. That's more than $1.9 million an hour or $32,000 per minute. He earned more in one minute than the average entry-level teacher earns in one year!
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Updating Lynne Stewart's "Love Struggle:" Part II
22 Jun 2010
Lynne's struggle for justice continues
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Commentary :: Human Rights : Politics : Social Welfare
AMERICAN GOVERNMENT IS # 1 IN WORLD 4 OUR INTERNATIONAL CHARITY $$ AND OUR OWN U.S.POOR ARE SUFFERING HERE AT HOME ???
22 Jun 2010
Modified: 01:16:35 PM
IF U.S.ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER WAS BILL GATES or WARREM BUFFET WE KNOW HE WOULD HELP FINANCE JUSTICE 4 POOR AMERICANS !!!
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News :: DNC
Controversial Call Gives Casual Soccer Fans Reason to Follow Team USA
22 Jun 2010
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News :: Human Rights : International : Labor : Politics : Social Welfare
100 Filipino Organizations ask Aquino: Adopt pro-poor agenda
22 Jun 2010
MANILA, Philippines—Some 100 non-government organizations from all over the country under the umbrella network of Kampanya para sa Makataong Pamumuhay (KAMP or Dignified Life for All Campaign) are asking incoming President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III to adopt their pro-poor agenda.
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