Archive for 2011 – Week 52


Haiti: Open for Business – Part 1
Correspondents – Inter Press Service-IPS
December 26th, 2011 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Haiti: Open for Business – Part 1)
Haiti: Open for Business – Part 2
Correspondents – Inter Press Service-IPS
December 26th, 2011 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | 1 Comment »)
HIV Vaccine Trial Approved By FDA
CBC News – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (NEWS | Comments Off on HIV Vaccine Trial Approved By FDA)
Compassion Is Our New Currency: Notes on 2011’s Preoccupied Hearts and Minds
Rebecca Solnit - TomDispatch
December 26th, 2011 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, COOPS-COOPERATION-SHARING, TRADE, CIVIL SOCIETY | Comments Off on Compassion Is Our New Currency: Notes on 2011’s Preoccupied Hearts and Minds)
Medical Journal Article: 14,000 U.S. Deaths Tied to Fukushima Reactor Disaster Fallout
PRNewswire – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Medical Journal Article: 14,000 U.S. Deaths Tied to Fukushima Reactor Disaster Fallout)
Who Really Has Power In Burma?
Thelma Young – Waging Nonviolence
December 26th, 2011 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Who Really Has Power In Burma?)
It’s a Win-Win Situation!
Gilad Atzmon – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on It’s a Win-Win Situation!)
From Yanacocha to Conga: Peruvians Keep Fighting Against Destructive Mining Industry
Luisa Trujillo – Waging Nonviolence
December 26th, 2011 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on From Yanacocha to Conga: Peruvians Keep Fighting Against Destructive Mining Industry)
See you soon…
Dietrich Fischer – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on See you soon…)
The Massacre Everyone Ignored: Up To 70 Striking Oil Workers Killed In Kazakhstan By US-Supported Dictator
Mark Ames – The eXiled
December 26th, 2011 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on The Massacre Everyone Ignored: Up To 70 Striking Oil Workers Killed In Kazakhstan By US-Supported Dictator)
Why Socialism?
Albert Einstein – Monthly Review
December 26th, 2011 (SOCIALISM - MARXISM | Comments Off on Why Socialism?)
Who Was Jesus?
Johan Galtung, 26 Dec 2011 - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (EDITORIAL | 4 Comments »)
US Tells Scientists to Censor Flu Research
Steve Connor – The Independent
December 26th, 2011 (HEALTH | Comments Off on US Tells Scientists to Censor Flu Research)
Christopher Hitchens: RIP
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Christopher Hitchens: RIP)
Economy: Argentina Shows World How to Beat the Crisis
Marcela Valente – TerraViva Europe
December 26th, 2011 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Economy: Argentina Shows World How to Beat the Crisis)
Haiti’s Decision to Rearm Is an Obstacle to Peace, Development, and Freedom
Oscar Arias Sanchez, Nobel Peace laureate – Other News
December 26th, 2011 (NOBEL LAUREATES | Comments Off on Haiti’s Decision to Rearm Is an Obstacle to Peace, Development, and Freedom)
Security Council Remains Grounded by Political Manipulation
Thalif Deen – TerraViva Europe
December 26th, 2011 (UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on Security Council Remains Grounded by Political Manipulation)
‘Alliance between Banks and Governments at the Heart of Eurozone Crisis’
Edmund S. Phelps, Nobel Economics laureate - Deutsche Welle
December 26th, 2011 (EUROPE | Comments Off on ‘Alliance between Banks and Governments at the Heart of Eurozone Crisis’)
How Freedom Became Tyranny
George Monbiot – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (ANALYSIS | Comments Off on How Freedom Became Tyranny)
One Invented Nation or Two
MJ Rosenberg – Political Correction
December 26th, 2011 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on One Invented Nation or Two)
USDA Deregulates Two Monsanto Genetically Engineered Seeds
Mike Ludwig - Truthout
December 26th, 2011 (ORGANIC, GMO, GENETIC ENGINEERING | Comments Off on USDA Deregulates Two Monsanto Genetically Engineered Seeds)
Statement on the Report of Sri Lanka’s Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission
International Crisis Group – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Statement on the Report of Sri Lanka’s Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission)
Bradley Manning and the Fog of War
Amy Goodman – Truthdig
December 26th, 2011 (JUSTICE | Comments Off on Bradley Manning and the Fog of War)
The Crash Specialists: Argentina’s Lessons for a Crisis-Ridden Europe
Jens Glüsing – Der Spiegel
December 26th, 2011 (EUROPE | Comments Off on The Crash Specialists: Argentina’s Lessons for a Crisis-Ridden Europe)
‘Most’ Biomedical Chimp Research Declared ‘Unnecessary’ by Federal Agency
Meredith Wadman of Nature magazine – Scientific American
December 26th, 2011 (ANIMAL RIGHTS - VEGETARIANISM | Comments Off on ‘Most’ Biomedical Chimp Research Declared ‘Unnecessary’ by Federal Agency)
May You Live In Interesting Times
William Bowles – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA | Comments Off on May You Live In Interesting Times)
The Drone That Fell From the Sky
Nick Turse - TomDispatch
December 26th, 2011 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on The Drone That Fell From the Sky)
Occupy North Pole (VIDEO OF THE WEEK)
Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (Music Video of the Week | 1 Comment »)
Fighting 1% Wars
William J. Astore – TomDispatch
December 26th, 2011 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Fighting 1% Wars)
Moving from a War Economy to a Peace Economy
Mary Beth Sullivan – The Humanist
December 26th, 2011 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, TRADE | Comments Off on Moving from a War Economy to a Peace Economy)
The Eagle, the Bear and the Dragon
Pepe Escobar – Al Jazeera
December 26th, 2011 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, MILITARISM | 1 Comment »)
Blackwater Mercenaries to Return to Iraq
PressTV – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2011 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on Blackwater Mercenaries to Return to Iraq)
New Photos Released of Iraq Atrocity, With Documents and Video
David Swanson – War Is a Crime
December 26th, 2011 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on New Photos Released of Iraq Atrocity, With Documents and Video)
No Justice for Bradley Manning
Charles Davis – Al Jazeera
December 26th, 2011 (JUSTICE | Comments Off on No Justice for Bradley Manning)
Portugal: All-Out Privatisation Gets Underway
Mario Queiroz – TerraViva Europe
December 26th, 2011 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Portugal: All-Out Privatisation Gets Underway)
A Forgotten Invasion, a Forgotten Dictator
Mike Allison – Al Jazeera
December 26th, 2011 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on A Forgotten Invasion, a Forgotten Dictator)
(Portuguese) Che Guevara: De Ernestito ao Homem do Século
Cristiano Navarro – Brasil de Fato
December 26th, 2011 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Portuguese) Che Guevara: De Ernestito ao Homem do Século)
Thank You, Anarchists
Nathan Schneider – The Nation
December 26th, 2011 (ACTIVISM | Comments Off on Thank You, Anarchists)
Collateral Damage From Fukushima Hits Europe
Julio Godoy – TerraViva Europe
December 26th, 2011 (ENERGY | Comments Off on Collateral Damage From Fukushima Hits Europe)