March 29, 2012
The French energy company Total boasted today that they have discovered the source of the natural gas leak, which is steadily casting a plume of natural gas into the air and a…
By William Rivers Pitt
March 28, 2012
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 29, 2012 at 11:47am — No Comments
Excerpt: "Federal prosecutors in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday accused US oil giant Chevron and 17 executives of 'environmental crime' in connection with a major spill off southeastern Brazil last November."
An aerial view of oil that seeped off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, caused by a well drilled by Chevron, 11/18/11. (photo: Reuters/Rogerio Santana)
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 23, 2012 at 1:29am — No Comments
By william czander
March 22, 2012
Article discusses the ever growing workweek for employees and how business school professors and business writers educated today's executives to think about employees as expendable resources to be used to maximize profits.
When I was an undergraduate at CCNY in the late 1960s I had an opportunity to work with the late Professor John Neulinger who had a grant to study leisure and was writing a book on…Continue
Following days of renewed activity after large 6-month anniversary rallies over the weekend, Occupy Wall Street is taking on the New York City Police Department head on by continuing to stage public…
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 21, 2012 at 5:45pm — No Comments
"Wear green on St. Patrick's Day or get pinched." That pretty much sums up the Irish American "curriculum" that I learned when I was in school. Yes, I recall a nod to the so-called Potato Famine, but it was mentioned only in passing.
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 16, 2012 at 1:05am — No Comments
March 15, 2012 by Common Dreams
Pfc. Bradley Manning, accused of leaking classified material to website Wikileaks, is appearing in court today, beginning a two day pre-trial motion hearing in Fort Meade, near Baltimore. During this hearing, military judge Col Denise Lind will announce the date of Manning's trial.…
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 16, 2012 at 12:42am — No Comments
March 7, 2012
Daniel Ellsberg, Cindy Sheehan, Fr. Louis Vitale, NAPF's David Krieger all arrested in civil disobedience at launching of missile test at Vandenberg Air Force Base.
n the wee hours of Saturday, February 25th, nuclear expert (and Pentagon Papers whistleblower) Daniel Ellsberg, along with David Krieger, President of the Nuclear Age Peace…Continue
Added by Vincent L. Guarisco on March 8, 2012 at 1:48am — No Comments
By Vincent Guarisco
March 6, 2012
Like a pebble dropped in a pond, everything we do affects the people in our lives, and their reactions in turn affect others. The choices we make will have far-reaching consequences. Each of us carries within us the…Continue