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Iceland Sentences 26 Bankers to a Combined 74 Years in Prison
World  (tags: Iceland, bankers, financial collapse, fraud, Capitalism, justice )

Barbara
- 1362 days ago - usuncut.com
In a move that would make many capitalists' head explode if it ever happened here, Iceland just sentenced their 26th banker to prison for their part in the 2008 financial collapse. Unlike in the U.S., they go after the top people not the low-level traders
BDS News: Iceland Boycotts Israeli Products
World  (tags: BDS, Iceland, boycott, Israel, Israeli, products, over, illegal, occupation, settlements, support, Palestinian, independent, state )

Sam
- 1396 days ago - icelandmag.visir.is
The City of Reykjavik will no longer purchase goods made in Israel. The City Council voted yesterday that the city would not purchase any goods manufactured in Israel as long as the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories continues.
More Than 11,000 Families in Iceland Have Offered to House Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: syria, iceland, refugees, persecution, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, europe, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, world )

Lone
- 1410 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Syrians fleeing war and persecution, one country is taking matters into their own hands.Thousands in Iceland responded on Facebook saying theyâEUR(TM)ll welcome Syrians into their own
KUDOS FOR ICELAND! Iceland*s Pirate Party Legalizes Blasphemy (of Islam)
World  (tags: Iceland, FREEDOM OF SPEECH, Pirate's Party, Blasphemy against Islam is now Legal )

Beth
- 1466 days ago - ibtimes.com
Freedom of Speech comes to Iceland. Expressing solidarity with the Charlie Hebdo massacre victims, Iceland sends one of the most important messages in the world. We will not let Islamic Blasphemy laws fire, fine and imprison citizens who criticize Islam
Volcanoes In Iceland And Papua New Guinea Are Freaking People Out All Over The World Right Now (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Iceland, Papua New Guinea, volcanoes, aviation alert, world, humans, news, society )

Carrie
- 1780 days ago - npr.org
Two volcanoes half a world apart are causing havoc today: Several flights have been diverted around an eruption in Papua New Guinea, and authorities in Iceland briefly put aviation on highest alert (again) owing to a temperamental Mount Bardarbunga.
Red Alert Issued On Icelandic Volcano
World  (tags: Volcano, Red Alert, Iceland, Sub Glacier Explosion, Floods, Destruction, death, news, world )

Fiona
- 1785 days ago - ibtimes.com
A small eruption began Saturday at Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, which sits beneath a large ice cap. The explosion prompted the Icelandic Meteorological Office to issue its highest volcano alert.
Iceland - Surprisingly Nice
World  (tags: Iceland, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 1954 days ago - youtube.com
Iceland is one of the few countries left in the world that can offer its visitors the modern community that we have adapted too, while still letting each person stare into the beautiful unknown of unspoiled nature.
WikiLeaks Gets Court Victory In Icelandic Fight Against Visa
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, Iceland, Master Card, Visafreedoms, ethics )

Nancy
- 2558 days ago - opednews.com
The District Court ordered Visa and MasterCard's local partner, Valitor, to resume funneling donations to WikiLeaks' payment processor, DataCell, within two weeks or face 800,000 kronur (about $6,000) in daily fines, according to DataCell lawyer Sveinn...
ACTION ALERT: Tell the EU Presidency: Iceland Is Welcome, But Not Its Whaling! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: whaling, european commission, iceland, ban whaling, whales, protection, government )

Simone
- 2943 days ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Iceland is a member of the International Whaling Commission but it doesn't honor the body's ban on commercial whaling. Iceland wants to join the European Union and continue to kill whales despite European legislation protecting these animals.
IT BEING EARTH DAY.....AWESOME PHOTOS OF E-15 VOLCANO
World  (tags: volcano, eruption, Iceland, photos )

Sheryl
- 3371 days ago - boston.com
Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull continues to rumble and hurl ash skyward. Collected here are some images from Iceland over the past few days.
Volcano Erupts Near Eyjafjallajoekull in South Iceland
World  (tags: iceland, eruption, volcano, news, photos, video )

Ivan
- 3402 days ago - skitzone.com
Hundreds of people have been moved from their homes and a state of emergency declared after a volcano erupted in Iceland. The evacuation in the early hours of Sunday followed the eruption of a volcano beside the Eyjafjallajokull glacier...
Economic Woes Spread Across Europe
World  (tags: glocal economy, European Union, Germany, Ireland, UK, Iceland, money )

RC
- 3934 days ago - nytimes.com
Europeans are worried about their savings and the solidity of their financial institutions as the EU nations hurry to shore up their economies. Asia is watching the value of stocks fall precipitously as well.
Cold But Beautiful Iceland
World  (tags: travel, iceland )

Liono
- 4009 days ago - docstoc.com
Amazing pics of Iceland
Bobby Fischer, Chess Master, Dies at 64 - Iceland
World  (tags: iceland, chess, champion, bobby fischer, death )

Chrissy
- 4195 days ago - nytimes.com
Bobby Fischer, the iconoclastic genius who was one of the greatest chess players the world has ever seen, has died, a close family friend, Gardar Sverrisson, confirmed Friday. He was 64 and died on Thursday in a hospital in Reykjavík, Iceland.
   

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