Daily Archives: January 21, 2013

Rich Pickings: Goldman Sachs cashes in, world on brink of food crisis


RussiaToday

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Good times at Goldman Sachs – staff at the investment giant are reported to be getting a significant salary boost. But a lot of that money’s been made on the back of surging food prices which are leaving many around the world starving. RT’s Alexey Yaroshevsky has been looking into this.

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Susan Sarandon Hides from Inconvenient Fracking Questions


noteviljustwrong

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Susan Sarandon, Yoko Ono, and Sean Ono Lennon avoid questions when asked about the scientific evidence that proves fracking did not pollute the water in Dimock, PA. Learn the truth about fracking at http://www.fracknation.com. Watch the TV premiere Tuesday, January 22 at 9p ET on AXS TV.

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Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

Whole Foods – Now Serving Food & Fascism


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 18, 2013

The CEO of Whole Foods recently attacked Obamacare – calling it a prime example of facism. Well – he’s a little wrong about that. Thom Hartmann will explain why.

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Big Oil & Gas…Frack the People


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 18, 2013

Emily Wurth, Water Program, Food & Water Watch, joins Thom Hartmann. If you want an example of the dangers of fracking – look no further than Fort Worth, Texas – where drinking wells have been contaminated with dangerous chemicals. But why hasn’t the EPA – our nation’s environmental watchdog – shut down the company responsible for the contaminations?

Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

What the Billionaire Class is Doing Behind the Scenes


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 21, 2013

As the American economy continues to struggle – who’s really responsible for the fiscal problems that our nation faces?

Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

Bigger Picture: Politics-Money Out, Voters


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Hip Hop Caucus & Mary Boyle, Common Cause & Alexis Baden-Mayer, Organic Consumers Assn, all join Thom Hartmann. This special Bigger Picture is a discussion on the role money plays in our democracy – and what can be done to take the money out of politics and to restore the power and voice of the American peopleHow can you help put an end to the corporate buyout of our democracy – and say no to the disastrous effects of Citizen’s United?


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Hip Hop Caucus & Mary Boyle, Common Cause & Alexis Baden-Mayer, Organic Consumers Assn, all join Thom Hartmann. How can you help put an end to the corporate buyout of our democracy – and say no to the disastrous effects of Citizen’s United?

Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120
Food-Matters http://Food-Matters.TV

The “No Warming in 16 Years” Crock


greenman3610

Published on Jan 21, 2013

http://www.skepticalscience.com continues to be the premier resource for climate denial debunkings online. SkS provides discussions of, and often, links to, the primary resources, peer reviewed papers, and other credible resources on a wide range of climate topics.

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Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

Big Picture Rumble – Should GOP be happy about rigging elections?


TheBigPictureRT

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Patrick Howley, The Daily Caller & Sam Sacks, Progressive Commentator/Writer & Hope Hodge, Human Events Online

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Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

‘US to borrow Chinese cash to arm military vs… China’


RussiaToday

Published on Jan 21, 2013

Beijing has spoken out against Washington’s warning to China not to challenge Japan’s control of disputed islands in the East China Sea – a brewing argument between the two Asian countries that has intensified in recent months. George Koo, the founder of International Strategic Alliances, believes the US is stoking the conflict between the two Asian powers. READ MORE: http://on.rt.com/dqu7o4

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Environmental Justice http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre145
Environment Ethics http://courses.dce.harvard.edu/~envre120

Game On. Obama Throws Down the Challenge on Climate Change

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