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Colorblind People See Certain Colors For The First Time Ever, Are Visibly Moved
Science & Tech  (tags: colour blindness, innovation, EnChroma, glasses, science )

- 2 days ago -
It's easy to take the little things for granted. Like seeing certain colors, for instance. âEUR¦The video was made in partnership with EnChroma, a company that makes glasses that "enable colorblind people to see color for the first time in their lives,"
Some Disturbingly Relevant Legacies of Anticommunism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, republicans, democrats, ethics, government, healthcare, military, politics, socialsecurity, propaganda, J Edgar Hoover, Sen Joe McCarthy, mccarthyism, Robert F Kennedy, John O'Dell, communism, socialism )

- 4 days ago -
The impact of Cold War anticommunism on our national life has been so profound that we no longer recognize how much weâEUR(TM)ve lost.
B.C. Mountie in 'Most Canadian Photo Ever'
Offbeat  (tags: Canada, shiny, RCMP, off-beat, Purcell Mountains, culture, photos )

- 6 days ago -
"Time kinda stood still while we were up there. It was a surreal experience. I'm still basking in the glory of what we've accomplished,... I mean how much more Canadian can that get ... to play pond hockey at 9,000 feet."
Tom Cotton Wants To Punish Countries That Take Guantanamo Prisoners -- Including U.S. Allies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Tom Cotton (R-Ark), Guantanamo Prison, Guantanamo Bay Recidivism Prevention Act, ethics, government, politics, propaganda, republicans, terrorism )

- 7 days ago -
Cotton's Guantanamo Bay Recidivism Prevention Act of 2015 âEUR¦ an amendment to a bill aimed at restricting detainee transfers out of Guantanamo. The amendment would have cut funds to any country that accepted detainee transfers.
A Snowstorm Can't Stop Halifax's Flowers From Blooming
Offbeat  (tags: environment, humor, off-beat, spring, flowers )

- 8 days ago -
Neville MacKay of Halifax floral shop My Mother's Bloomers had seen flowers on March 19 every year leading up to the present day. And he'd be damned if he was going to let snow stop them this year.
Khmer Rouge Victims Reunited 40 Years After Daring Rescue
World  (tags: Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Khmer Rouge, Canada House orphanage, Eloise Chaet, Anna Charet, Art Purdon, orphan babies )

- 9 days ago -
"One of the rooms had all these children that were left to die," says Charet. "You could see ants crawling all over their bodies, flies, everything, devouring them while they were still alive."
The George W. Bush Email Scandal the Media Has Conveniently Forgotten
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, bushadministration, e-mail, republicans, propaganda, media, ethics )

- 10 days ago -
Responding to congressional demands for emails in connection with its investigation into the partisan firing of eight U.S. attorneys, the White House announced that as many as five million emails, covering a two-year span, had been lost.
Netanyahu Will Make Israel the Middle EastâEUR(TM)s Next Failed State
World  (tags: israel, palestine, politics, ethics, freedoms, 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', middle-east, netanyahu, election 2015 )

- 10 days ago -
Israel is galloping toward an anti-democratic binational future saturated with hatred and racism. A government with centrist parties could camouflage this horrible trend, pretty it up a bit, but not change its path.
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