Yet another chapter opens on our distant past. Fascinating story.
Ancient DNA Coded From Early Human, Creating New Mystery
MONTE MORIN – Los Angeles Times
Here is something else you don’t see in the corporate media business news. It is the latest in the GMO trend.
Here is a growing trend you don’t really hear much about in the corporate business media, but that should concern all of us considerably. I was leery of this site, but it turned out this is a well-documented report.
Meet Your New Boss: Buying Large Employers [eg Smithfield Foods] Will Enable China To Dominate 1000s Of U.S. Communities
MICHAEL SNYDER – BlackListed News
Whether one calls it Randian, trickle-down, supply side, neoliberal, or austerity it is becoming clearer every day that the Rightist economic theories are utterly discredited and, over the past 30 years, have done incalculable damage to the lives of hundreds of millions of people. Yet these policies are still being pursued by the Republicans in the U.S. House, and touted by Wall Street, which has s! een the greatest transfer of wealth to its coffers in human history. Here is an excellent essay on the subject.
In Europe, a Repudiation of Austerity Policies
PAUL KRUGMAN, Nobel Laureate – Op-Ed Columnist – Truthout
Little Iceland is the one country that said no to the bankers, withstood the threats of the U.S. European, and U.K. governments and, thus, avoided what happened to Ireland. More than that the country, based on citizen action, committed to tracking down and holding accountable the villains. And, as this report details, they have done so. Bravo Iceland. One can wonder at the pusillanimous behavior of the Obama Administration.
Iceland Jails Former Kaupthing Bank Bosses
BBC News (U.K.)
More bad news about climate change, based on data. The research was funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and was published online at Geophysical Research Letters on November 27, 2013.
New Greenhouse Gas Discovered by U of T Chemists has Highest Impact on Global Warming
KIM LUKE – University of Toronto (Canada)
An entirely new way of thinking of the world is beginning to emerge. Here is one aspect of this new work.
Physicists Find a Link Between Wormholes and Spooky Action at a Distance
CLARA MOSKOWITZ – Scientific American