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That is a description of the Bush White House. The context is global warming. The author is Derrick Jackson, from his bi-weekly Boston Globe column, today ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 172 comments on Sat Nov 24, 2007 at 04:14 AM PST with 280 Recommends
Ake Sellstrom, chief weapons inspector of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, hands the group's report on Syrian gas to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Only a few ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 327 comments on Mon Sep 16, 2013 at 12:04 PM PDT with 118 Recommends
There is another voice calling out the US establishment media on their less than truthful portrayal of a threat from Iran. While at it, Kaveh L Afrasiabi, writing ...
by truong son traveler
Comment Count 79 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2008 at 06:32 AM PDT with 69 Recommends
Kerry conspicuously left out how the UK parliament said Nay to war with Syria. Kerry claimed that Syria was blamed for past chemical attacks, but this is untrue according to a UN investigation. ...
by CIndyCasella
Comment Count 154 comments on Fri Aug 30, 2013 at 11:46 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
Yesterday, the United Nations dismantled an [exhibit http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/10/world/10nations.html] for their visitors center about the 1994 Rwandan genocide of its Tutsi inhabitants, and ...
by Jay Elias
Comment Count 58 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2007 at 02:21 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
by boatsie
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 05:21 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Jon takes the NFL to task for their mishandling of the Ray Rice situation. In short, as Jon said, "You done fucked up." Jump below the fold to see him take on the NFL.
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 06:34 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
As many of you may know, I have agreed to write on a schedule for two different blogs. I call those efforts "columns." I write what is loosely called Friday Philosophy , which publishes at 6pm ...
by rserven
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 27 Recommends
I hope you can wade through to the end. This is important. And I think it is even more important to share the first three stories in order to highlight the last one. So I'll start in India, then ...
by rserven
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Despite breaking news reported earlier by CNN from reports from Reuters (Links and quotes in UPDATE 1) that Egypt has brokered a cease fire between Israel and Hamas, the fighting continues, and Mark ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 08:44 AM PST with 27 Recommends
The Guardian is reporting very discouraging news, in the lead up to the United ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 70 comments on Wed Sep 16, 2009 at 06:00 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
CBS News Video CBS reports that ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Jul 21, 2014 at 03:05 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Today is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia ... IDAHO ...or IDAHOT for those wishing to be more inclusive. On this day, the The United Nations calls for the repeal of ...
by rserven
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 10:16 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
by smintheus
Comment Count 47 comments on Fri Oct 06, 2006 at 07:39 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Why am I walking? The question is somewhat rhetorical, and those who know me don't need to ask. I am already that "green" lady in Atherton, who carries on about climate change, carbon emissions, ...
by cyclinger
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Sep 20, 2014 at 11:21 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Rarely in the history of First Ladies has an occupant made a more impactful and timely visit to a counterpart nation, in time of strategic challenge. Dolly Madison Eleanor Roosevelt and ...
by empireport
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 12:09 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Raw Story “The Secretary-General calls on the authorities to ensure that the rights to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression are protected,” U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters.
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 04:03 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Ban Ki-moon wrote a very timely Op-Ed piece in yesterday's New York Times with an Obamaesque title. We Can Do ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Oct 27, 2009 at 09:02 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
That Richard Perle and Frank Gaffney , two of the neocon cheerleaders for the disaster in Iraq, would blame President Obama ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Jun 14, 2009 at 11:00 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Cross-posted with EcoWatch & co-authored by Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr. " Zero emissions is an ambitious but achievable goal. " --UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Zero has become the most ...
by Renewable Rider
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 05:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends