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13 Expensive Energy Vampires Lurking In Your House
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Energy Efficiency, energy conservation, save money, eco-friendly, CO2emissions, greenliving )

Beth
- 3 hours ago - news.distractify.com
Don't feed the vampires! Find out which gadgets are draining energy when no one's looking--and learn how to vanquish them!
Fastening The Shackles: How the Militarization of the Police Was Prophesied a Century Ago
Society & Culture  (tags: society, police, law, abuse )

Abe
- 1 day ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com.tr
Progressive reformers and anti-imperialists from a century ago warned us about what happens when a nation uses its military to establish an empire.
A Pretense for War in Vietnam
World  (tags: Vietnam, US, Kennedy Administration, Lyndon Johnson, Gulf of Tonkin, Anniversary, American Imperialism, Military Industrial Complex, American War, Military, Troops, Popular Resistance )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"August 2 marked the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, in which the U.S. reported attacks on a Navy destroyer by North Vietnamese patrol torpedo boats in the Gulf of Tonkin."
Resistance Is Not Futile
World  (tags: Israel, Gaza, War, Air Strikes, Terrorism, Resisters, Occupation, Netanyahu )

Brian
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
"The numbers are small, but there are Israeli military resisters actively fighting the occupation of Palestine within the borders of Israel."
Mysterious Craters Are Just the Beginning of Arctic Surprises
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Tipping Point, Permafrost Thaw, Craters, Russia )

Brian
- 1 hour ago - scientificamerican.com
"It's not just craters purportedly dug by aliens in Russia, it's also megaslumps, ice that burns and drunken trees. The ongoing meltdown of the permanently frozen ground that covers nearly a quarter of land in the Northern Hemisphere has caused..."
As Iraq Unravels, US Repeats Mistakes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, Quagmire, US, War of Terror, Invasion, Occupation, Chaos, Resistance, Civil War, American Imperialism, Obama, War Monger, Military Industrial Complex )

Brian
- 1 hour ago - truth-out.org
"Airstrikes will not mold Iraq into a stable or inclusive state. At the root of this laziness is ignorance of history. Yet, by declaring his support for the new Iraqi prime minister, Obama may have replicated the conditions that produced Maliki..."
Vaccines: U.S. Centers for Disease Control Covered-Up Higher Incidence of Autism in African American Boys
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, vaccines, investigation, study, warning )

John
- 1 day ago - globalresearch.ca
African-American boys receiving their first MMR vaccine before 36 months of age are 3.4 times more likely to develop autism vs. after 36 months Related : http://www.globalresearch.ca/vaccinations-deadly-i mmunity/14510 RFK Jr's expose of vaccine dangers
Exxon Starts "Most Controversial Oil Rig in the World"
Environment  (tags: Oil, Drilling, ExxonMobil, Arctic, Kara Sea, Russia, #DirtyOil, Toxic Contamination, Pollution, Carbon Emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 5 hours ago - ecowatch.com
"For the oil industry, business comes first. After years of preparation, ExxonMobil began drilling a $700 million well in the Kara Sea in Russia's Arctic. It is Russia's most northerly well."
The Georgia Aquarium Wants to Bring 18 Beluga Whales to the US - You Can Text to Vote!
Animals  (tags: georgia aquarium, belugas, whales, import, USA, Vote )

Marie
- 2 hours ago - 11alive.com
The Aquarium was denied their request to bring the whales here more than two years ago, but Wednesday, they will appeal that decision.
Bernie Says Don't 'Anoint' Hawkish Hillary as Nominee
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, War Monger, Capitalist, Corporate Agenda, Endless War, US, Elections 2016, Republicans, Democrats, Two Party Sham, #VoteGreen )

Brian
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
""She basically seems to be taking positions that are very similar to the vision of America's role in the world that [in 2008] Democrats rejected," said Michael Cohen, a fellow with the progressive Century Foundation."
 
 
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