Daily Archives: March 21, 2014

What do cancer and Reaganomics have in common?


The Big Picture RT

Published on Mar 21, 2014

There is a cancer in American society – a cancer that is rapidly growing out of control.

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Young Voices for the Planet

Link TV

Published on Mar 21, 2014

(Earth Focus: Episode 61) This episode features author and illustrator Lynne Cherry on “Young Voices for the Planet,” her film series about young people making positive environmental change. Featured films include Plant for the Planet, the story of a nine year old boy from Germany who helped plant more than a billion trees around the world; Dreaming in Green which documents how Florida middle school students were able to save more than $53,000 through environmentally conscious actions; Olivia’s Birds and the Oil Spill, which depicts how an 11 year old girl with a love for birds was able to raise more than $200,000 for bird rescue efforts after the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and Longing for a Local Lunch, the story of how students in a Massachusetts high school were able to change their cafeteria fare from processed to locally grown food. Lynne Cherry is well known for her popular children’s books especially for the rainforest classic The Great Kapok Tree and her environmental history A River Ran Wild. To learn more about Lynne Cherry, visit www.lynnecherry.com.

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Dept. of Education finds pattern of inequality by race

PBS NewsHour

Published on Mar 21, 2014

The Department of Education published a report that shows sweeping patterns of disparity by race in public schools across the country, including fewer advanced classes available to students of color and a disproportionately high percentage of suspensions. Hari Sreenivasan gets reaction from Catherine Lhamon, assistant secretary in the Office for Civil Rights at the Department of Education.

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Community Power: Realizing Sustainability in Development: Patrick Pawletko at TEDxPurdueU 2014


TEDx Talks

Published on Mar 21, 2014

Patrick Pawletko is a senior at Purdue University graduating in May 2014 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. Since 2010, Patrick has led an interdisciplinary team of graduate and undergraduate students in the collaborative development of a locally sourced, locally fabricated micro-hydropower facility in the rural community of Bangang, Cameroon. His on-campus involvement includes representing both the Global Engineering Program and the Office of Global Affairs as a student ambassador, and aiding the Global Engineering Cultures and Practice Learning Community. Patrick plans to pursue a career in international development upon graduation from Purdue.

More information at www.tedxpurdueu.com

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UK FLOODS – Large Parts of UK UNDER WATER as River Thames Bursts its Banks


Agenda NWO

Published on Feb 12, 2014

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UK FLOODS – Large Parts of UK UNDER WATER as River Thames Bursts its Banks

Boris Johnson today reassured Londoners that “maximum preparations” were under way to help protect the capital from flooding.

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Flooded Britain 2014 British Floods & Storms UK Weather England & Scotland & Wales 2014


Cosy Clothes Productions

Published on Feb 6, 2014

UK Floods and Storms January 2014.

Most Astonishing weather Great Britain and Ireland have ever seen. England, Scotland & Wales Flooded by stormy winds 2014.

Worst flooded areas across the UK include Somerset, Aberystwyth, Christchurch, Dorset, Oxfordshire, South Wiltshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Isle of Wight.

Stormiest weather ever to hit United Kingdom. Great British weather at it worst. Burst River banks and flooded lakes.

Extreme tides and powerful winds caused surging across United Kingdom on the weekend, and authorities warned tourists seeking huge waves would be risking their life.

Cosy Clothes Production

Published on Feb 9, 2014

Flooded Britain 2014 British Floods & Storms UK Weather England & Scotland & Wales 2014. UK Floods and Storms January 2014.

Most Astonishing weather Great Britain and Ireland have ever seen. England, Scotland & Wales Flooded by stormy winds 2014.

Worst flooded areas across the UK include Somerset, Aberystwyth, Christchurch, Dorset, Oxfordshire, South Wiltshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Isle of Wight.

Burst River banks and flooded lakes caused by the Stormiest weather to ever hit the UK. This is Great British weather at it’s worst.

Extremely fierce winds blowing up some powerful sea tides and resulting in Severe flooding and surging throughout much of the United Kingdom during this week, the Police have warned tourists chasing these storms and tides that they are putting their lives in danger.

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Spot On – Rising Seas in South Florida (PBS 2014)

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Published on Mar 21, 2014

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Flood-prone South Florida considers proactive investment against rising seas March 19, 2014 (with Transcript) http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/south-…

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