Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 3:12pm
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 9:10am
Local woman uses petro-eating fungi to clean oil spills in the Amazon Basin
Mushrooms may be a tasty topping for steaks and hamburgers fresh off the grill, but didn't anybody ever stop to think that mushrooms get hungry too? They do; and according to Riverhead resident Lindsay Ofrias, oil is topping their menu.
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 7:11am
A Democratic candidate runs several mailing lists to which I subscribe and sometimes post. This discussion is taken from one of those lists. I've deleted most of the names to protect the privacy of those who posted:
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 6:16am
by Patrick Martin
An Arab-Israeli research group is taking the International Development Research Centre to court, alleging the Canadian Crown corporation cut off funding to the group under pressure from the Israeli government.
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 3:20am
On Wednesday June 30 the Supreme Court of Mexico overturned the convictions of the twelve political prisoners of Atenco, following years of national and international struggle by their supporters.
The court cited insufficient evidence as the reason for nullifying the men’s kidnapping sentences, which ranged from 31 to 112 years imprisonment.
Submitted by rossini on 1 July 2010 - 8:31pm
ISTINA-Like A Fire In The Fireplace
Mark Sashine – Writer
There are two words in Russian language addressing the same issue: Pravda and Istina. Pravda means the Truth. Istina- something more than just the Truth. It is the Truth at the Higher plane of existence.
Here are some examples:
Submitted by rossini on 1 July 2010 - 7:37pm
Palestinian leader gives interview to Israel media
By AMY TEIBEL (AP) – 50 minutes ago
JERUSALEM — The Palestinian president made a fresh bid to win over public opinion in Israel by giving a rare interview to Israeli journalists in which he cast himself as a serious partner for peace talks.
Submitted by rossini on 1 July 2010 - 6:31pm
Submitted by folkie on 1 July 2010 - 12:50am
One Year After the Coup, Rift Persists Between
Washington And Latin America Over Honduras
At dawn one year ago, on June 28, soldiers invaded the home of Honduran President Mel Zelaya and flew him to Costa Rica. It was a frightening throwback to the days when military men, backed by a local oligarchy and often the United States, could overturn the results of democratic elections.
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 10:14pm
An Interview With Marie-Monique Robin by Mickey Z
Award-winning French journalist and filmmaker Marie-Monique Robin is the author of "The World According to Monsanto: Pollution, Corruption and the Control of Our Food Supply" (The New Press) and the creator of the film by the same name.
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 6:46pm
Did Kagan Cover for Dershowitz's Plagiarism?
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 11:14am
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 3:28am
Millions of U.S. Taxpayers Dollars Fund Fabricated Rwanda Genocide and Asylum Cases