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BREAKING: WikiLeaks Leaks TPP Draft!!!
2015-03-31 5:38 AM
An ambitious 12-nation trade accord pushed by President Obama would allow foreign corporations to sue the United States government for actions that undermine their investment “expectations” and hurts their business, according to a classified document.
Nestle Continues Stealing World's Water
Dan Bacher and Others
2015-03-17 12:24 PM
While Sacramento has suffered drought, Nestle continues to drain California aquifers and sell the people's water back to them at great profit... under many dozen brand names. (text/plain)
Nonviolent Solar, Wind, Tidal Etc Reaching Critical Mass The Future Is Now
2015-03-15 11:56 AM
China is generating more windpower than all US nuclear power plants combined, as our nuclear plants have boric acid leaks, old equipment,
lie on earthquake faults etc. Why don't we do more?
Our money goes to corrupt billionaires and
killing wars. (image/jpeg)
TTIP: A Charter for Deregulation, an Attack on Jobs and an End to Democracy
2015-03-12 8:04 PM
The parallel private 3-judge arbitration courts could be used by fracking, nuclear and cigarette companies to sue for lost profits. Laws and regulations in the public interest could be decried as indirect expropriations. A "regulatory chill" will deter communities by fear of lawsuits. (text/plain)
Democracy for Sale: Stop Fast Track and TTIP!
Elisabeth Beer, Alexandra Endres & H Bohdiek
2015-03-09 4:28 AM
The investment protection clause of the TTIP grants investors special protection regarding their so-called :"legitimate expectation." Businesses can sue when they feel restricted in their business activity by new laws in the public interest. Financial services are an important sector for US investors. (text/plain)
43 Ways To Save Earth By Helping Trees
2015-03-06 7:58 AM
Meat is the food which most harms the earth.
Fruit is the food which most helps it.
Vegetables are linear.
Fruit and nut trees are spherical. (image/jpeg)
Dams that dont exist flood gaza
2015-02-24 11:47 PM
Palestinian media and officials are facing ridicule in the Israeli press for blaming the Israeli government for flooding the Gaza Strip by opening dams. But there’s one problem: Israel says those alleged dams don’t exist.
“Even the weather is fair game in Hamas’s war of words against Israel,” wrote the Times of Israel, while the blog Israelly Cool had this headline: “Palestinians and Supporters Open the Floodgates of Bullcrap.”
“[O]f course no crisis in Gaza can go to waste without blaming it on Israel,” Israelly Cool wrote.
The claim of Israel intentionally flooding Gaza has made headlines in the pro-Palestinian media over the past week in which a freak winter storm hit the Middle East with a deluge of rain and snow, including a once-in-a-century snowfall in neighboring Egypt. (text/plain)
Nuclear Shutdown News February 2015
2015-02-21 10:46 PM
Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the continuing decline of the US nuclear industry, and the people working for better energy alternatives. (text/plain)
Death of Dr. Ernest Sternglass
2015-02-16 10:31 PM
Dr. Ernest Sternglass died on February 12 at age 91. Dr. Sternglass was author of Secret Fallout:From Hiroshima to Three Mile Island. Dr. Sternglass was a pioneer in pointing out the links between radioactive fallout from nuclear weapons and commercial reactors and the development of cancer and other health problems. (text/plain)
Elected US President in 2000, Al Gore Became Vegan A While Ago
Al Gore Supporter
2015-02-07 9:31 AM
As Al Gore has become vegan, light is focused on environmental reasons to stop eating animals or their products (image/jpeg)
CEO Marissa Mayer Creates Problems For Yahoo
2015-02-02 8:12 AM
Many Yahoo clients are criticizing Yahoo's email, advertising and Yahoo Groups policies.
Time For US Govt. To Stop Junk Mail
2015-01-17 8:06 AM
US taxpayers have subsidized with hundreds of billions of dollars the junk mail ad industry whose absurdly low rates allow them to clog landfills, kill trillions of trees, cause global heating, and violate citizen privacy. (image/png)
Russia Blamed, US Taxpayers on the Hook, as Fracking Boom Collapses
2015-01-15 3:46 PM
Ben Ptashnik is a former state senator from Vermont. (text/plain)
Global Shale Gas and the Anti-Fracking Movement
2015-01-04 7:41 AM
Water Contamination. The evidence strongly suggests that fracking poses serious dangers to workers, communities, and the natural environment with particularly severe impacts in terms of water contamination and access. Fracking just one well can use between 2 million to 5.6 million gallons of freshwater
Fast Food And Restaurant Chains Need Better Performance In Recycling
2014-12-03 8:19 AM
Fast food and restaurant chains need to pass their recyling exams (text/plain)
Video: Keystone PipeLIES Exposed, 18 min
Center for Media and Democracy
2014-11-25 6:30 AM
Our thinking on security, strength, health, happiness, work, and prosperity must change from the extractive and destructive paradigm to caring and protection. Nature is our partner and hope, more than an external, a free good or sink. (text/plain)
Keystone XL Pipeline: Down but not Out
2014-11-19 1:55 PM
Canadian Billionaires: Keep Your Filthy Oil Ask Congress To Vote Against Pipeline Mpv 19
2014-11-17 8:34 AM
Keystone would be environmental destruction, without any kind of benefit to the people of the US. TransCanada has not offered to put money in a spillfund. The Canadian rich take the money and the people of the US take the risk. (image/jpeg)
Stop the TTIP!
D Haufler, S Wagenknecht and F Roetzer
2014-11-12 12:39 PM
The European Commission suspended the secret TTIP negotiations for four months to get citizen consultation on the Investor-State-Dispute SettlementThis proposed parallel system with 3-person courts of arbitration allows corporations to sue for lost profits. Decisions are irrevocable. (text/plain)
Wind power is cheaper than coal, 70pp
2014-10-15 5:10 PM
A leaked report shows wind is the cheapest energy source in Europe, beating the presumably dirt-cheap coal and gas by a mile. Conventional wisdom holds that clean energy is more expensive than its fossil-fueled counterparts. competition. (text/plain)
A Brave New Transatlantic Partnership, 32pp
Seattle to Brussels Network
2014-10-09 1:59 PM
Talks between the European Union and the United States on a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) took off in the summer of 2013 with many political and business leaders hailing the deal as a silver bullet against the difficult economic recovery affecting both sides of the Atlantic. (text/plain)
Climate Change and the Great Inaction, 20pp
2014-10-08 10:34 AM
More information at www.climateandcapitalism.com, www.commondreams.org, www.onthecommons.org, www.therealnews.com, www.truth-out.org, www.submedia.tv, www.citizen.org and www.worklessparty.org (text/plain)
Philippine activists start 1,000-km march for climate justice
Greenpeace - Philippines
2014-10-07 5:31 AM
MANILA, Philippines-- Climate change advocates from various sectors urged world governments to “walk their climate talk” as they launched the Climate Walk, dubbed as “A People’s Walk for Climate Justice.”
Please Print Up and Pass Out This Flyer in Los Angeles, Thank You!
2014-10-06 12:43 PM
Please, I need volunteers to print this flyer and pass it out at Venice Beach, I need you to help me ask Leonardo DiCaprio to save the Environment of the little State of Vermont. (image/jpeg)
No More Nukes!
T of I
2014-10-06 7:03 AM
Massive Explosion in Iranian nuclear facility. Fatalities reported (text/plain)
Palestinians uses water as a political weapon
2014-10-05 4:52 PM
A thesis titled ‘The politicization of the Oslo water agreement’ written by Lauro Burkart a Swiss graduate of the Institute of International and Development studies in Geneva gives an accurate and impartial picture of the topic of the scarcity of water in the Palestinian Authority. (image/jpeg)
From Scarcity to Glut?
2014-09-30 4:19 AM
The industrial countries practice a lifestyle of non-sustainability and consume the resources of the earth too quickly. This is true for energy, raw materials and metals. Still the knowledge of oil's finiteness cannot be evaded. We should use this time to develop alternative energy infrastructures. (text/plain)
Interview with Naomi Klein
2014-09-24 2:21 PM
This is a crisis with spectacularly bad timing because it fell in our laps at the very moment that history was being declared over and liberals around the world were exporting this market fundamentalism. They’re telling us we can’t regulate just when we need to regulate and that we can’t invest in the public sphere just when we need to (text/plain)
Naomi Klein Breaks a Taboo
2014-09-17 10:57 AM
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, Klein’s much-anticipated new book, is both surprisingly hopeful and deeply personal as she deftly weaves in her story of struggling to conceive her first child while researching the potential collapse of the natural world. (text/plain)
Beat the Heat
2014-09-14 6:32 PM
Drop the temperature 20 degrees, on the cheap. (image/jpeg)
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