Archive for 2012 – Week 23


Germany Sets New Solar Power Record, Institute Says
Erik Kirschbaum, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ENERGY | 1 Comment »)
When You Hear About Massacres, Reach For Your Truth Detector
Danny Schechter – PressTV
June 4th, 2012 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on When You Hear About Massacres, Reach For Your Truth Detector)
Koodankulam: Aruna Roy’s Letter to Sonia Gandhi
Aruna Roy - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on Koodankulam: Aruna Roy’s Letter to Sonia Gandhi)
The Crash and Burn Future of Robot Warfare
Nick Turse – TomDispatch
June 4th, 2012 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on The Crash and Burn Future of Robot Warfare)
Eating This Could Turn Your Gut into a Living Pesticide Factory
Dr. Mercola – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ORGANIC, GMO, GENETIC ENGINEERING | Comments Off on Eating This Could Turn Your Gut into a Living Pesticide Factory)
WikiLeaks, War Crimes and the Pinochet Principle
Amy Goodman – Truthdig
June 4th, 2012 (ANALYSIS | Comments Off on WikiLeaks, War Crimes and the Pinochet Principle)
People Struggle for Survival: Nuclear Power Corporation of India Plays Hide and Seek
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on People Struggle for Survival: Nuclear Power Corporation of India Plays Hide and Seek)
Secret ‘Kill List’ Proves a Test of Obama’s Principles and Will
Jo Becker and Scott Shane – The New York Times
June 4th, 2012 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Secret ‘Kill List’ Proves a Test of Obama’s Principles and Will)
John Pilger on the Importance of the Assange Affair
Dagens Nyheter – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ANALYSIS | 1 Comment »)
Bailing out Germany: The Story behind the European Financial Crisis
Pratap Chatterjee – CorpWatch
June 4th, 2012 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Bailing out Germany: The Story behind the European Financial Crisis)
Psychiatry Giant Sorry for Backing Gay ‘Cure’
Benedict Carey – The New York Times
June 4th, 2012 (SEXUALITIES | Comments Off on Psychiatry Giant Sorry for Backing Gay ‘Cure’)
Nicaragua’s ‘Revolutionary’ Drug War
Charles Davis – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Nicaragua’s ‘Revolutionary’ Drug War)
Nuclear Tuna and NPR’s Trivialization
Robert Alvarez – Institute for Policy Studies
June 4th, 2012 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Nuclear Tuna and NPR’s Trivialization)
Bilderberg Meetings Final List of Participants
Bilderberg Meetings – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on Bilderberg Meetings Final List of Participants)
Unthought as Cognitive Foundation of Global Civilization
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Unthought as Cognitive Foundation of Global Civilization)
Beyond the Politics of Invisibility: Remembering Not to Forget Palestinian Hunger Strikers
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Beyond the Politics of Invisibility: Remembering Not to Forget Palestinian Hunger Strikers)
Eco Warriors, Arise to Rio’s Earth Summit!
Prof. Vandana Shiva – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Eco Warriors, Arise to Rio’s Earth Summit!)
Egypt: Is Democracy Still Possible?
Abdallah Hendawy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | 1 Comment »)
Save Us from the Saviours
Slavoj Žižek, London Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Save Us from the Saviours)
Quebec’s Conflict of Contrasting Social Visions
Stefan Christoff – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (ACTIVISM | Comments Off on Quebec’s Conflict of Contrasting Social Visions)
Benefits of Aloe Vera
Global Healing Center – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (HEALTH | 1 Comment »)
(Italian) Torino, 30 Anni di Centro Studi Sereno Regis. Ecologia e Nonviolenza
Giuseppe Iasparra, EcoDalleCittà – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italian) Torino, 30 Anni di Centro Studi Sereno Regis. Ecologia e Nonviolenza)
From Iceland to Ireland: Two Paths to Financial Recovery?
Dan Hind – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (EUROPE | Comments Off on From Iceland to Ireland: Two Paths to Financial Recovery?)
(Portuguese) Causa para a Abolição das Touradas Recebida pelo Primeiro-Ministro de Portugal
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on (Portuguese) Causa para a Abolição das Touradas Recebida pelo Primeiro-Ministro de Portugal)
NATO Summit Highlights Neo-Con/Neo-Liberal Overlap
Paul Rosenberg – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on NATO Summit Highlights Neo-Con/Neo-Liberal Overlap)
Ikea Products Made From 600-Year-Old Trees
Ida Karlsson – Inter Press Service-IPS
June 4th, 2012 (ENVIRONMENT | 1 Comment »)
The Julian Assange Show: Occupy Movement (VIDEO OF THE WEEK)
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS, Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on The Julian Assange Show: Occupy Movement (VIDEO OF THE WEEK))
Nuclear Nirvana
S. P. Udayakumar – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA, POETRY FORMAT | Comments Off on Nuclear Nirvana)
Trust Deficit: People’s Struggle at Koodankulam
S.G. Vombatkere, CounterCurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | 1 Comment »)
Journalist and Educators
Thomás S. Selistre – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (BRICS | Comments Off on Journalist and Educators)
Consequences and Costs of War (Graphic Illustration)
Anthony Marsella, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Consequences and Costs of War (Graphic Illustration))
Discovering the Most Brutal Enemies of our Earthly Community
Charles Mercieca, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Discovering the Most Brutal Enemies of our Earthly Community)
Bradley Manning, America’s Martyr for Open Government
Birgitta Jónsdóttir – The Guardian
June 4th, 2012 (ANALYSIS | Comments Off on Bradley Manning, America’s Martyr for Open Government)
Using a Bogey
Bharat Jhunjhunwala – Deccan Herald
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on Using a Bogey)
What’s Behind Obama’s New Military Base In Chile?
Nikolas Kozloff – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on What’s Behind Obama’s New Military Base In Chile?)
What Can Be Done About Syria? Tragedy and Impotence
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on What Can Be Done About Syria? Tragedy and Impotence)
Rio+20: A Green Industrial Revolution or Climate Change Diplomacy?
Hilal Elver – Al Jazeera
June 4th, 2012 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Rio+20: A Green Industrial Revolution or Climate Change Diplomacy?)
The Houla Massacre: Opposition Terrorists “Killed Families Loyal to the Government”
Marat Musin – Global Research
June 4th, 2012 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on The Houla Massacre: Opposition Terrorists “Killed Families Loyal to the Government”)
It Starts In Quebec: Our Revolution of Love, Hope and Community
Ethan Cox, rabble.ca – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ACTIVISM | Comments Off on It Starts In Quebec: Our Revolution of Love, Hope and Community)
The Rendition Project
Rendition Research Team, University of Kent – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on The Rendition Project)
How to Get Rid of Anti-Semitism!
Gilad Atzmon - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on How to Get Rid of Anti-Semitism!)
Celebrate “World Oceans Day” on June 8 and Protect the Mother Ocean
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on Celebrate “World Oceans Day” on June 8 and Protect the Mother Ocean)
Withholding Water: Cholera, Prejudice, and the Right to Water in Haiti
Deepa Panchang, Other Worlds – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Withholding Water: Cholera, Prejudice, and the Right to Water in Haiti)
(Portuguese) Democracia, o Novo Fantasma dos Mercados
Slavoj Žižek, London Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Portuguese) Democracia, o Novo Fantasma dos Mercados)
Mali: Refugee Flows and Increased Hunger Point To Need for a Mali Federation
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 4th, 2012 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Mali: Refugee Flows and Increased Hunger Point To Need for a Mali Federation)