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9.24.2011

Climate change may leave Mount Everest ascent ice-free, say climbers www.guardian.co.uk

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/sep/24/climate-change-mount-everest-melting?newsfeed=true
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Mission launched to measure change in Himalayas as anecdotal evidence grows of melting ice on mountain's southern approach

IMF, World Bank eye global carbon tax on fuels | smh.com.au m.smh.com.au

http://m.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/imf-world-bank-eye-global-carbon-tax-on-fuels-20110924-1kqg8.html

9.23.2011

Why Developing Better Renewable Energy Isn’t Enough: Five Non-Technology Roadblocks to Faster Growt thinkprogress.org

http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2011/09/22/325559/renewable-energy-roadblocks/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+climateprogress%2FlCrX+%28Climate+Progress%29
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Permitting costs are one of many non-technology roadblocks blocking faster growth of renewable energy by John Farrell, in an Institute for Local Self Reliance cross-post Despite technology’s march toward more efficient and distributed energy production, there’s a substantial tension between the dece...

GOD BLESS JOHN - Jon Stewart Steps Up for Palestine www.newser.com

http://www.newser.com/story/129307/jon-stewart-slaps-president-obama-steps-up-for-palestine.html?utm_medium=goognews&utm_campaign=chan3_feed
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On last night’s Daily Show , Jon Stewart summarized the US response to Palestine seeking UN membership: To win a seat, “all you need to do is settle your differences with Israel!”... Media News Summaries. | Newser

9.22.2011

[Coal burning] Carbon capture progress has lost momentum, says climate change agency www.guardian.co.uk

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/sep/22/carbon-capture-and-storage-energy?newsfeed=true
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Meeting of senior ministers in Beijing hears that CCS is being left behind due to financial crisis and weakening political will

At NYC Climate Week, Leaders Launch Clean Revolution www.huffingtonpost.com

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/21/nyc-climate-week_n_973691.html
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Doing anything to fight man-made climate change is better than doing nothing at all.

Climate change in the Arctic - The Economist www.economist.com

http://www.economist.com/node/21530079
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ON SEPTEMBER 9th, at the height of its summertime shrinkage, ice covered 4.33m square km, or 1.67m square miles, of the Arctic Ocean, according to America’s National Snow and Ice Data Centre (NSIDC).

YOU FOOLS. CO2 emissions up 45 percent in two decades zeenews.india.com

http://zeenews.india.com/news/eco-news/co2-emissions-up-45-percent-in-two-decades_732931.html
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During this period, CO2 emissions in the EU and Russia decreased by seven percent and 28 percent.

HEY, FELLOW WHITEYS! WE'RE SAFE! NO WORRIES! Half of All U.S. Latinos Live In The Country’s Most thinkprogress.org

HEY, FELLOW WHITEYS! WE'RE SAFE! NO WORRIES! http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2011/09/22/324693/latinos-live-most-polluted-cities/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+climateprogress%2FlCrX+%28Climate+Progress%29
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Jorge Madrid, in a HuffPost repost A major report released jointly this week by the Natural Resources Defense Council, the National Latino Coalition on Climate Change, the Center for American Progress and the National Wildlife Federation finds that nearly one in two Latinos live in areas where breat...

Obama Tells Palestinians to Stay in Back of the Bus www.theatlantic.com

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2011/09/obama-tells-palestinians-to-stay-in-back-of-the-bus/245487/
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Perhaps most disappointing is that President Obama, who felt that achieving an Israel-Palestine two state deal was of such strategic significance to the United States that he made it one of the very first out-of-the gate priorities of his administration, has not only offered nothing new to break the...

9.21.2011

D35 50 37 'You've lost my vote President Obama. - Israel, Coal Oil, Troy Davis' SL


9.20.2011

NO PROBLEM! YOUR KIDS WILL PICK UP THE TAB!!! Analysis: Extreme steps needed to meet climate target www.reuters.com

NO PROBLEM! YOUR KIDS WILL PICK UP THE TAB!!! http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/20/us-carbon-climate-idUSTRE78J3IK20110920

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LONDON (Reuters) - New research, to be published in the journal Climatic Change in November, suggests humankind may have to remove carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere on a vast scale if emissions

THIS ESTIMATE TOO IS LOW - Global Warming May Cause Far Higher Extinction of Biodiversity Than Previously thought thinkprogress.org

http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2011/09/20/323639/global-warming-extinction-of-biodiversity/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+climateprogress%2FlCrX+%28Climate+Progress%29&utm_content=Yahoo%21+Mail
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If global warming continues as expected, it is estimated that almost a third of all flora and fauna species worldwide could become extinct. Scientists … discovered that the proportion of actual biodiversity loss should quite clearly be revised upwards: by 2080, more than 80% of genetic diversity wit...

9.19.2011

We've exhausted EVERYTHING but Waging Love for Joy. It's our Last and Only hope - Drug deaths now surpass traffic deaths www.latimes.com

We've exhausted EVERYTHING but Waging Love for Joy. It's our Last and Only hope - http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-drugs-epidemic-20110918,0,5517691.story?track=lat-pick
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Propelled by an increase in prescription narcotic overdoses, drug deaths now outnumber traffic fatalities in the United Statealities in U.S., data shows, a Times analysis of government data has found.

D35+50+35 'Desperate Expedition to find and Ignite our Extremely Humane, in time.' SL

Presbyterians want to make pro-Palestine statement www.chron.com

http://www.chron.com/news/article/Presbyterians-want-to-make-pro-Palestine-statement-2177880.php
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‎(AP) รข A committee within the Louisville-based Presbyterian Church (USA) says the denomination should dump investments in three American companies it says profit from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. A report from the denomination's Committee on Mission Responsibility Through Investment says Cate...

2.5 to 1!!! More people support than oppose Palestinian state www.jpost.com

http://www.jpost.com/DiplomacyAndPolitics/Article.aspx?id=238519
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BBC study asks 20,000 people in 19 countries if they support independent Palestine; 49% of responders say yes, 21% say no, 30% not sure.

FDR SPOKE and WWII was won. Oh, so simple. GARBAGE - Historian Douglas Brinkley: “We Need a Presidential Address on Global Warming thinkprogress.org

FDR SPOKE and WWII was won. Oh, so simple. GARBAGE - http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2011/09/19/310826/historian-douglas-brinkley-global-warming/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+climateprogress%2FlCrX+%28Climate+Progress%29
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So few public figures who are not scientists or environmentalists speak out on climate change these days that it is noteworthy when one does. MSNBC’s Martin Bashir show had a segment a few weeks ago on “The political legacy of Hurricane Irene” with historian Douglas Brinkley, author of “The Great D...

You'll sit by? Troy Davis to Be Excuted Wednesday - youtube Amnesty Int.

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  • TROY DAVIS EXECUTION WED - FBI TROY DAVIS TO BE EXECUTED WED. WAS YOUR SIGNATURE ONE OF 600K? Director William Sessions say Davis should be granted clemency Troy D www.ajc.com

    TROY DAVIS EXECUTION WED - FBI Director William Sessions say Davis should be granted clemency http://www.ajc.com/news/troy-davis-life-in-1183243.html?cxtype=rss_news
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    The condemned in Georgia always have a long and tortuous journey to the execution chamber. But the case of Troy Anthony Davis, whose execution is set for Wednesday, has been perhaps the most extraordinary and controversial legal odyssey in the state’s history.

    LIKE A DAM FILLING BEFORE ELIMINATING THE TOWN - Deep Oceans May Mask Global Warming for a Time: Stu www.ibtimes.com

    LIKE A DAM FILLING BEFORE ELIMINATING THE TOWN - http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/215980/20110919/ocean.htm?cid=2
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    Deep oceans may absorb enough heat to mask the effects of global warming for decades as per a new study.

    YOUR DENIAL IS RAPING, KILLING YOUR MOTHER - Climate Change Beaches 20,000 Walruses [Video] www.care2.com

    YOUR DENIAL IS RAPING, KILLING YOUR MOTHER - http://www.care2.com/causes/climate-change-beaches-20000-walruses-video.html
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    This year's sea ice levels are among the lowest in recorded history. So for the fourth year in a row, thousands of walruses have returned to shore in search of food.

    9.18.2011

    KISS IT GOODBYE OR GET OFF IT (YOUR ---) - Deep oceans may mask global warming › News in Science www.abc.net.au

    KISS IT GOODBYE OR GET OFF IT - http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2011/09/19/3319695.htm
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    Heat sink Deep areas of Earth's oceans may absorb enough heat that warming of the surface pauses for as long as a decade, a new study has found.

    Ron Paul’s Campaign Manager Died Sick and Uninsured, the Way ‘Freedom’ Allows nymag.com

    http://nymag.com/daily/intel/2011/09/ron_pauls_campaign_manager_die.html
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    Kent Snyder was just 49-years-old when he was killed by pneumonia.

    Saint (seriously) Norman Finkelstein - [FLOTILLA MASACRE] Palmer report an example of ‘moral imbecili www.todayszaman.com

    Saint (seriously) Norman Finkelstein - http://www.todayszaman.com/news-256895-palmer-report-an-example-of-moral-imbecility-says-jewish-intellectual.html
    www.todayszaman.com
    Norman Gary Finkelstein, an American-Jewish political scientist who is highly critical of Israeli policy in the Middle East and banned from entering Israel for security reasons, has slammed the UN's recently released Palmer report on the Gaza flotilla attack describing it as a “mixture of legal frau...

    Israel: Adrift at Sea Alone www.nytimes.com

    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/18/opinion/sunday/friedman-israel-adrift-at-sea-alone.html
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    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s strategy doesn’t give America anything to work with.

    Thomas Friedman: PM leads Israel's most inept gov't ever By JPOST.COM STAFF

    Thomas Friedman: PM leads Israel's most inept gov't ever
    By JPOST.COM STAFF http://www.jpost.com/DiplomacyAndPolitics/Article.aspx?id=238387