Food irradiation is a risky technology with unknown long term health effects. Yet Secretary Vilsack and the administration are considering nominating Dr. Michael Osterholm, a strong proponent of this technology, as Undersecretary of Food Safety. Some research has indicated that food irradiation… Continue
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LONDON, March 8 (UPI) -- A former Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, terrorism detainee says memos from the spy agency MI-5 prove Britain colluded with CIA captors who were torturing him.
British resident Binyam Mohamed, who returned home last month after his release from nearly seven years of imprisonment at the U.S. prison camp in Cuba and other locales, cited MI-5 memos purporting to show how British officials orchestrated his questioning while… Continue
Denied. No music videos for folks in UK using Youtube. 5.7 billion dollars from last years profit not enough to buy rights of music videos for UK residents. 83 million hits for Leona Lewis' song, "Bleeding Love". That's 23 million more… Continue
Many systemic challenges face the United States and the world, including a lack of accountability for American leaders for the crimes of the recent era, says former CIA analyst Ray McGovern.
In a March 8 speech in Kirkland, Washington, McGovern goes through these daunting problems from global warming to the loss of a "free media" in terms of keeping the American people adequately informed, but concentrates on how the Bush administration wantonly violated… Continue
Added by Marklar on March 10, 2009 at 3:54am —
Space, it's not just for the physical sciences anymore. That's right, the Microgravity Research Competition is looking to reward innovation in the use of microgravity to advance biotechnology as well as other fields. The competition is sponsored by the Heinlein Prize Trust and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX), and offers a $25,000 prize and transportation to and from Low Earth Orbit for the winning experiment aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft.
As I investigate each and everyday, whether it be tv, radio, or internet, I find that this rabbit hole that we call life is just a endless pit. The more that I look into things the more I find something else that I didn't know. Along the way these past ten years my journey has taught me one thing, and that is not to discount anything. Before when I was asleep I wouldn't have believed in any of what this network we call home stands for. It was just too far fetched to even consider. Now that I am… Continue
Political Leaders for 9/11 Truth (pl911truth.com) is today being launched as the latest formal group calling for a new investigation into the events of September 11, 2001. The organization is headed by Councilor (Senator) Yukihisa Fujita of Japan and former Senator Karen Johnson of Arizona.
This initiative is formed around a petition asking President… Continue
I just found this on Congresses website for a local representative in California. Even on the congress websites soap box postings people are speaking the truth. There are a couple other posting about the lies about the "stimulus" packages they keep force feeding us and fractionalizing the dollar.
The Anti-Empire Report
by William Blum / March 5th, 2009
Being Serious About Torture . . . Or Not
In Cambodia they’re once again endeavoring to hold trials to bring some former senior Khmer Rouge officials to justice for their 1975-79 war crimes and crimes against humanity. The current defendant in a United Nations-organized… Continue
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Findings show human sweat contains emotional meanings
When threatened, many animals release chemicals as a warning signal to members of their own species, who in turn react to the signals and take action. Research by Rice University psychologist Denise Chen suggests a similar phenomenon occurs in humans. Given that more than one sense is typically involved when humans perceive information, Chen studied whether… Continue
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"( Derivative -"arrangement" or product whose value derives from and IS dependent on the Value of an Underlying Asset.) Anyone had to explain complex nature of this to the family ? I had to as I'ld bleated on about it, so eg... You buy…"
"Derivatives are the noose which now hangs fiat (no value) current(cies), and quantative easing had made good overture.
The answer is gold based money of value, but unlimited debt addicted corporate rulers will rather crash our lives than put limits…"
US-Backed ISIS Terrorists Arrest Over 1,000 Civilians under Forced Recruitment Plan in Northeastern Syria - FU trump!9/23/18TEHRAN (FNA)- The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), in an unprecedentedly vast arrest operation in Hasaka and Raqqa…See More
"Wow, It must have been a very posh microwave oven you got ds. A crisp n' Grill type ? I see standard prices of around $130 and twice that or so for crisp/grill. I don't have a mic.oven myself though."
"To be more accurate, the poisoning begins within the first minutes of life. They don't waste any time to start jabbing them with their death probes.
Chance of a newborn baby contracting Hep B: 0%
From the package insert of Recombivax Hep B…"
"well thanks Boris, word is these auto painters have snuck into Perth, and aussies better watch out, who knows whats to happen to skippy and blinky bill once paint brush goes in hand, I bet there's 101 compromising positions already sketched…"