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Too Many Medical Trials Are Moonshots in the Dark
Health & Wellness  (tags: science, research, discovery, medicine, corporate, economy, ethics, investments, finance, marketing, politics, society, dishonesty, consumers, health, risks, safety, disease )

- 16 days ago -
The real problem is that there simply is not enough underlying science to begin with. The trial, led by Eli Lilly, was based on a vague hypothesis without a fundamental understanding of Alzheimer's disease itself. The trial was a moonshot in the dark.
Honor 15 Young Girls Illegally Imprisoned in the Leesburg Stockade in 1963
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Young Girls, illegal imprisonment, 1963, Leesburg Stockade, civil rights, protest segration )

- 16 days ago -
In 1963, 15 civil rights activists (ages 12-15) were illegally imprisoned for 2 months. They were peacefully protesting segregation & were sent to an abandoned, 1-room stockade in Leesburg, Georgia without their parent's knowledge.
Trumps Neo-Fascism Will Be Built on Neo-Fascism of Obama and Democrat Party
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 days ago -
White radicals and Black nationalists join with corporate Democrats and latte liberals to mouth nonsense about Russians. Clinton Democrats attack Trump from the right and sweep know-nothings of all stripes along with them. Collaboration from the left
A Cancer Survivor's Gentler New Year's Resolutions | Cure Today
Society & Culture  (tags: new years resolutions, cancer survivor, cancer survivorship )

- 16 days ago -
What is your favorite New Year's resolution? Will the ideas in this article help you get there?
Little Fox Passed Around As Pet Has The Best Life Now   video
Offbeat  (tags: foxy lady, passed around, awesome-pawsome fox video! )

- 15 days ago -
After being shuffled around from home to home thanks to an owner who bought her and then decided he no longer wanted her, this young fox is finally on her way to finding people willing to take care of her for the long haul.
The Price Tag for Cleaning Up Nuclear Waste at Hanford Site Just Went Up Another $4.5 Billion
Environment  (tags: radioactive contamination, usaenvironment, habitat, ecosystems, water, wildlife, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, humans, nature, energy, endangered )

- 16 days ago -
US Energy Department said Fri that its long-troubled attempt to build a plant to process highly radioactive sludge at a former nuclear weapons site in central Washington state will cost an additional $4.5 billion,raising project's price tag to$16.8Billion
Zimbabwe: Stop Capturing Wild Elephants and Exporting Them to Chinese Zoos! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering )

- 15 days ago -
In late December, the Guardian reported that Zimbabwe captured and planned to ship 30 wild elephants to captivity in China. The "shipment" was delayed because the scales that were available were not large enough to weigh the elephants.
Amid False Fears Stoked By Fake News, Obama Quietly Deployed Special Forces Along Russian Border
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 days ago -
Lithuania Time after time, the Washington Post continues to churn out fake stories intimating Russia acted aggressively against the United States, but the articles from branding over 200 independent media organizations as Russian propagandists, to as
Act Now to Save Maui's Dolphin! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction )

- 15 days ago -
Sign the petition to demand that the NZ Government gives the Maui's dolphin proper protection from net fishing, mining and oil exploration activities including seismic testing.
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