Archive for 2013 – Week 18


The Climb
TMS editor
April 29th, 2013 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on The Climb)
A Post-History Strip Tease
Pepe Escobar – Asia Times
April 29th, 2013 (IN FOCUS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, EUROPE, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on A Post-History Strip Tease)
Filling the Empty Battlefield – Jeremy Scahill, Blowback Reporter
Tom Engelhardt – TomDispatch
April 29th, 2013 (IN FOCUS, ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, HISTORY, MILITARISM, CAPITALISM, MEDIA | Comments Off on Filling the Empty Battlefield – Jeremy Scahill, Blowback Reporter)
Guatemala: Rallying Around a Dictator
Allan Nairn – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Guatemala: Rallying Around a Dictator)
‘Tell Us about Jail – Just in Case’
Pierre Klochendler – Inter Press Service-IPS
April 29th, 2013 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL, JUSTICE | Comments Off on ‘Tell Us about Jail – Just in Case’)
If You Want to Go to Heaven, You Had Better Get Busy Overthrowing Syria
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on If You Want to Go to Heaven, You Had Better Get Busy Overthrowing Syria)
Why Is Boston ‘Terrorism’ but Not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine?
Glenn Greenwald – The Guardian
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Why Is Boston ‘Terrorism’ but Not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine?)
Monsanto’s Roundup Linked to Parkinson’s, Infertility and Cancers
Carey Gillam, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ORGANIC, GMO, GENETIC ENGINEERING, HEALTH | Comments Off on Monsanto’s Roundup Linked to Parkinson’s, Infertility and Cancers)
Dinner in the Land of Black and White
Bridget Conley – World Peace Foundation
April 29th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Dinner in the Land of Black and White)
Pray for War
Tom Greening – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (POETRY FORMAT | 1 Comment »)
Argentina Takes on Vulture Funds in “Debt Trial of the Century”
Eric LeCompte – YES! Magazine
April 29th, 2013 (ECONOMICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Argentina Takes on Vulture Funds in “Debt Trial of the Century”)
Koodankulam Is More Dangerous Than Previously Thought
Warna Hettiarachchi, Lankaweb – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, DEVELOPMENT, KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA, HEALTH | Comments Off on Koodankulam Is More Dangerous Than Previously Thought)
CISPA – Corporations Buy Politicians and Your Privacy
TheYoungTurks – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA, JUSTICE, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on CISPA – Corporations Buy Politicians and Your Privacy)
Yemeni Tells Senators about ‘Fear and Terror’ Caused by U.S. Drones
Spencer Ackerman, Wired – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, MILITARISM, HEALTH | Comments Off on Yemeni Tells Senators about ‘Fear and Terror’ Caused by U.S. Drones)
From Housing to Health Care, 7 Co-ops That Are Changing Our Economy
Claudie Rowe – YES! Magazine
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, ECONOMICS, COOPS-COOPERATION-SHARING, HEALTH | Comments Off on From Housing to Health Care, 7 Co-ops That Are Changing Our Economy)
International Standards, Guides, & Codes
International Atomic Energy Agency – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY, KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA, HEALTH | Comments Off on International Standards, Guides, & Codes)
Bradley Manning Is Off Limits at San Francisco Gay Pride Parade, but Corporate Sleaze Is Embraced
Glenn Greenwald – The Guardian
April 29th, 2013 (SEXUALITIES | Comments Off on Bradley Manning Is Off Limits at San Francisco Gay Pride Parade, but Corporate Sleaze Is Embraced)
The FBI Boston-Chechnya Charade
Pepe Escobar – Asia Times
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on The FBI Boston-Chechnya Charade)
Eliciting a Universe of Meaning Within a Global Information Society of Fragmenting Knowledge and Relationships
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Eliciting a Universe of Meaning Within a Global Information Society of Fragmenting Knowledge and Relationships)
Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2012
U.S. Department of State – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA | 1 Comment »)
Letter to China on Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS, ENERGY, DEVELOPMENT, KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA, HEALTH | Comments Off on Letter to China on Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant)
Chemical Weapons Charade in Syria
Sharmine Narwani, Al Akhbar – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, SYRIA IN CONTEXT, MILITARISM | Comments Off on Chemical Weapons Charade in Syria)
International Crisis Group Makes a Mockery of ‘Peace’ in Burma
Francis Wade, Asian Correspondent – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on International Crisis Group Makes a Mockery of ‘Peace’ in Burma)
U.S. Gives Big, Secret Push to Internet Surveillance
Declan McCullagh, CNET – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on U.S. Gives Big, Secret Push to Internet Surveillance)
40 Years
GreenpeaceVideo – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on 40 Years)
General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (APPEALS | Comments Off on General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony)
Human Rights Record of the United States in 2012 [by the People’s Republic of China]
China Daily – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, BRICS | Comments Off on Human Rights Record of the United States in 2012 [by the People’s Republic of China])
Boston Marathon
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Boston Marathon)
(Português) O Sonho de Uma Civilização Realmente Planetária
Leonardo Boff – Carta Maior
April 29th, 2013 (RELIGION, SPIRITUALITY, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) O Sonho de Uma Civilização Realmente Planetária)
Conflicted Peace Prize for [Burma’s] Thein Sein
William Corliss – Asia Times
April 29th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Conflicted Peace Prize for [Burma’s] Thein Sein)
Newly Released Tim DeChristopher Finds a Movement Transformed by His Courage
Melanie Jae Martin – YES! Magazine
April 29th, 2013 (NONVIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, JUSTICE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Newly Released Tim DeChristopher Finds a Movement Transformed by His Courage)
(Italiano) USA-Asia dell’Est: uno sguardo nell’abisso – ?
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION, ASIA--PACIFIC, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) USA-Asia dell’Est: uno sguardo nell’abisso – ?)
Let George W. Bush Discuss His Legacy However He Likes… from The Hague
Jodie Evans and Charles Davis – Common Dreams
April 29th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Let George W. Bush Discuss His Legacy However He Likes… from The Hague)
Clarifying Boston Marathon Post
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Clarifying Boston Marathon Post)
Rhapsody in Blue (Music Video of the Week)
Herbie Hancock and Lang Lang – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2013 (Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on Rhapsody in Blue (Music Video of the Week))