SchwartzReport: Fallujah as Hiroshima, Great Lakes Shrinking

Worth A Look

As we stand poised to get into yet another war in the Islamic world, this cautionary tale seems very apposite.

Toxic Legacy of US Assault on Fallujah ‘Worse Than Hiroshima
PATRICK COCKBURN – The Independent (UK)

Climate change does not just affect the oceans, as this story on the Great Lakes makes clear. This vast natural resource is undergoing fundamental change, although it is going almost entirely unremarked. Note that I had to find this story in a U.K. newspaper, no American paper is paying any attention.

Great Lakes Shrinking: What’s the Business Cost?
RUSS BLINCH – The Guardian (U.K.)