Archive for 2013 – Week 35


Codename ‘Apalachee’ – How America Spies on Europe and the UN
Laura Poitras, Marcel Rosenbach and Holger Stark – Der Spiegel
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Codename ‘Apalachee’ – How America Spies on Europe and the UN)
Some Peace Education Initiatives in Denmark
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Incidences of Thyroid Cancer on the Rise among Fukushima Children
Jessica Kozuka – Japan Today
August 26th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Incidences of Thyroid Cancer on the Rise among Fukushima Children)
The Dow Jones Index is the Greatest of All Ponzi Schemes
Wim Grommen (with Lorimer Wilson) – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ECONOMICS | 1 Comment »)
Still Going Strong – Havana, Where Everyone Can Dance
Andre Vltchek – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Still Going Strong – Havana, Where Everyone Can Dance)
(Português) Amizade Canina
José Guilherme, Ultrapop – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Amizade Canina)
The Paradox of Our Age
The 14th Dalai Lama – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (POETRY FORMAT | 1 Comment »)
Peace Proposals Work! – Sometimes
Johan Galtung, 26 Aug 2013 - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (EDITORIAL | 8 Comments »)
Bow, Arrow, Facebook: Brazilian Tribes Fight for Their Land
Jens Glüsing – Der Spiegel
August 26th, 2013 (BRICS | Comments Off on Bow, Arrow, Facebook: Brazilian Tribes Fight for Their Land)
NSA Paid Millions to Cover Prism Compliance Costs for Tech Companies
Ewen MacAskill in New York – The Guardian
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on NSA Paid Millions to Cover Prism Compliance Costs for Tech Companies)
1982 Citizenship Law of Myanmar and Myanmar’s Popular Racism
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on 1982 Citizenship Law of Myanmar and Myanmar’s Popular Racism)
We Have the Means to End Civilization as We Know It—How Revolutionary Pacifism Can Preserve the Species
Noam Chomsky - AlterNet
August 26th, 2013 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on We Have the Means to End Civilization as We Know It—How Revolutionary Pacifism Can Preserve the Species)
Systematic Patterns of Anti-Muslim Violence in Burma
Physicians for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Systematic Patterns of Anti-Muslim Violence in Burma)
Soldiers’ Perspectives on the Use of Chemical Weapons
David - WikiLeaks Press
August 26th, 2013 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on Soldiers’ Perspectives on the Use of Chemical Weapons)
Bradley Manning: ‘Everything Is Going To Be OK’
Scott Galindez - Reader Supported News
August 26th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on Bradley Manning: ‘Everything Is Going To Be OK’)
A Brewing Storm in the Western Pacific
Walden Bello – Foreign Policy in Focus
August 26th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on A Brewing Storm in the Western Pacific)
Fukushima Radiation Leakage Still Going On
CCTV America – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Fukushima Radiation Leakage Still Going On)
Woman’s Work
Francesca Borri – Columbia Journalism Review
August 26th, 2013 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Woman’s Work)
Let the Sunshine In (Music Video of the Week)
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on Let the Sunshine In (Music Video of the Week))
Al Jazeera & Reuters Published the News of Massacre in Syria One Day before It Happened
Intifada-Voice of Palestine – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on Al Jazeera & Reuters Published the News of Massacre in Syria One Day before It Happened)
Bradley Manning’s letter to President Barack Obama Requesting a Pardon
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on Bradley Manning’s letter to President Barack Obama Requesting a Pardon)
Bradley Manning’s Excessive Sentence
Editorial Board – The New York Times
August 26th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on Bradley Manning’s Excessive Sentence)
‘Private Money’: Bitcoins Gain Ground in Germany
Der Spiegel – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ECONOMICS | Comments Off on ‘Private Money’: Bitcoins Gain Ground in Germany)
US Succumbing to Tyranny of Endless War
Global Times – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on US Succumbing to Tyranny of Endless War)
Hi, I’m Your New Axis of Evil
Pepe Escobar – Asia Times
August 26th, 2013 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Hi, I’m Your New Axis of Evil)
New Fires Relight in Eastern Congo
Rene Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on New Fires Relight in Eastern Congo)
In Latvia, Riga Has Become a Ghost Town
Agata Pyzik – New Statesman
August 26th, 2013 (EUROPE | 1 Comment »)
13 Lies GMO Labeling Opponents Are Pushing to Keep People in the Dark
Zack Kaldveer - AlterNet
August 26th, 2013 (ORGANIC, GMO, GENETIC ENGINEERING | Comments Off on 13 Lies GMO Labeling Opponents Are Pushing to Keep People in the Dark)
Latest Radioactive Leak at Fukushima: How Is It Different?
Patrick J. Kiger - National Geographic
August 26th, 2013 (ENERGY | Comments Off on Latest Radioactive Leak at Fukushima: How Is It Different?)
David Miranda, Schedule 7 and the Danger That All Reporters Now Face
Alan Rusbridger - The Guardian
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on David Miranda, Schedule 7 and the Danger That All Reporters Now Face)
What’s in a Name? Chelsea Manning and Muhammad Ali
Andrew O'Hehir - Salon
August 26th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on What’s in a Name? Chelsea Manning and Muhammad Ali)
Alan Rusbridger: “I would rather destroy the copied files than hand them back to the NSA and GCHQ”
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Alan Rusbridger: “I would rather destroy the copied files than hand them back to the NSA and GCHQ”)
(Italiano) Cinque tesi su Assange-Manning-Snowden
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Cinque tesi su Assange-Manning-Snowden)
Art Review: BP Portrait Award 2013
Sumeet Grover – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Globalizing Homeland Security
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Globalizing Homeland Security)
On Bradley Manning & America
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (SPECIAL FEATURE | Comments Off on On Bradley Manning & America)
When Nationalism and Militarism Become One
Mark A. Ashwill – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on When Nationalism and Militarism Become One)
Exposing the Military
Alejandra Rishton – Iraq Veterans Against the War
August 26th, 2013 (MILITARISM | Comments Off on Exposing the Military)
NSA Spying Leaves Washington Lonelier than Ever
Emma Lo – Foreign Policy in Focus
August 26th, 2013 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on NSA Spying Leaves Washington Lonelier than Ever)
Flaws in Koodankulam Plant
A Gopalakrishnan – The New Indian Express
August 26th, 2013 (KUDANKULAM ANTI-NUCLEAR SATYAGRAHA, INDIA | Comments Off on Flaws in Koodankulam Plant)
General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (APPEALS | Comments Off on General and Complete Disarmament in 50 Years on the Basis of Global Harmony)
Matter of Fact
TMS editor
August 26th, 2013 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on Matter of Fact)
RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing
Maria Popova – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (LITERATURE | Comments Off on RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing)
How to Keep the NSA Out of Your Computer
Clive Thompson – Mother Jones
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA | Comments Off on How to Keep the NSA Out of Your Computer)
(Italiano) Fidel. Auguri, e grazie anche per la Pace
Marinella Correggia – Centro Studi Sereno Regis
August 26th, 2013 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Fidel. Auguri, e grazie anche per la Pace)
The Confidential Memo at the Heart of the Global Financial Crisis
Greg Palast – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (ECONOMICS | Comments Off on The Confidential Memo at the Heart of the Global Financial Crisis)
Egypt: Extreme Polarization and Genocidal Politics
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on Egypt: Extreme Polarization and Genocidal Politics)
Sensing Epiterrestrial Intelligence (SETI)
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Sensing Epiterrestrial Intelligence (SETI))
Washington and the Egyptian Tragedy
Stephen Zunes – Foreign Policy in Focus
August 26th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on Washington and the Egyptian Tragedy)
Horror of North Korean Prison Camps Exposed at U.N. Panel Hearing
Ju-min Park and Michelle Kim, Reuters – Townhall
August 26th, 2013 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Horror of North Korean Prison Camps Exposed at U.N. Panel Hearing)
(Português) Vaticano Ocupa 8º Lugar Global em Lavagem de Dinheiro
Dermi Azevedo – Carta Maior
August 26th, 2013 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Vaticano Ocupa 8º Lugar Global em Lavagem de Dinheiro)
Preliminary Evidence Indicates that the Syrian Government DID NOT Launch a Chemical Weapon Attack against Its People
Washington’s Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on Preliminary Evidence Indicates that the Syrian Government DID NOT Launch a Chemical Weapon Attack against Its People)
The Moment the U.S. Ended Iran’s Brief Experiment in Democracy
Robert Scheer - Truthdig
August 26th, 2013 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on The Moment the U.S. Ended Iran’s Brief Experiment in Democracy)
Gangster State US/UK
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Gangster State US/UK)
Syria: No Armaments to Rebels
The Peace People – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 (NOBEL LAUREATES | 7 Comments »)
China Takes Aim at Western Ideas
Chris Buckley – The New York Times
August 26th, 2013 (BRICS | Comments Off on China Takes Aim at Western Ideas)