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ThereâEUR(TM)s No Business Like the Arms Business
World  (tags: death, war, world )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - billmoyers.com
According to the latest figures available from the Congressional Research Service, the United States was credited with more than half the value of all global arms transfer agreements in 2014.
Top 10 Reasons U.S. Govt. Seems to Be Fine With Blowing Up Children
World  (tags: war, violence, death, collateral damage )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
This latest story of blowing up 85 civilians in their homes has some people confused and concerned. This should help you out.
Speak Up for Silky Sharks
World  (tags: Silky Sharks, crime, corruption, animalcruelty, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction )

Linda
- 12 hours ago - seaturtles.org
Costa Rican fisheries target these gentle sharks for their fins & ship overseas for shark fin soup. Costa Rica & Taiwan (a nation that consumes shark fins) worked together to block, hinder, & shutdown efforts to protect silky sharks. Take Action
Capitalism In Crisis   video
World  (tags: Capitalism in Crisis, conflict, corruption, crime, europe, government, middle-east, politics, Refugees&Relief, violence, world )

Fiona
- 13 hours ago - youtube.com
Excellent Discussion with professor of economics, Richard Wolff
Evolution of Capitalism, Escalation of Imperialism- By Ismael Hossein-Zadeh
World  (tags: violence, world, war, HumanRights, freedoms, conflict, government, ethics, media, corporate, economy, finance )

Wilde
- 13 hours ago - counterpunch.org
The purpose of this essay is to show that as capitalism has evolved from the early stages of small-scale manufacturing to the current stage of the dominance of finance capital, its arena of expropriation has, accordingly, expanded from the early colonial/
Human Consumption of Earth's Natural Resources Has Tripled in 40 Years
World  (tags: Human consumption )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Humans' appetite for gnawing away at the fabric of the Earth itself is growing prodigiously. According to a new UN report, the amount of the planet's natural resources extracted for human use has tripled in 40 years.
How Erdogan Destabilized Turkey
World  (tags: Erdogan )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - therealnews.com
Vijay Prashad explains how the Turkish pivot towards Russia is propelled by the failure of relationship building with Europe and the war with Syria
The Turkish Pivot Towards Russia
World  (tags: Russia courts Turkey )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - therealnews.com
Political economist Aleksandr Buzgalin says that Turkey's relative independence from NATO is of interest to the Russian elite
ISIS Is Escalating Its Violence Against Iraqi Civilians. Why DoesnâEUR(TM)t the World Care?
World  (tags: ISIS in Iraq )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - commondreams.org
Outside Iraq there are no speeches made, no flags lowered in response to the almost daily terror attacks. And yet our people continue to show resilience and hope
Plans To Build World's Largest Nuke Power Plant Put On Hold
World  (tags: UK, nuke plant, Plans on Hold. Safety World, ethics, europe, world )

Fiona
- 23 hours ago - ecowatch.com
The British government astonished the nuclear industry late last night by refusing to go ahead with plans to build the world's largest nuclear plant .
The Missing 28 Pages
World  (tags: 9-11, missing 28 pages, Saudi Arabia, terrorist, intelligence, new information, redacted )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - theatlantic.com
A newly declassified section of an investigation into the 9/11 attacks alleges connections between Saudi officials and the perpetrators.
Totaliatarian Turkish Leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan: Stop Torturing Prisoners
World  (tags: Turkish Human Rights, are kicked with feet, Totalitarian Regime )

Peter
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Target: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan! Goal: Ensure that people detained for plotting a coup are afforded basic human rights.
   

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