Daily Archives: April 6, 2014

No One Is Immune: Study Offers Bleak Climate Change Outlook – NBC News.com

Nightly News A new massive report on global warming says dangers will worsen as the climate changes. Published March 31st 2014, 7:44 pm

See 6 Part series: “Our Year of Extremes”

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Integrating Immigrant Communities Lawrence, MA


Ash Center

Published on Apr 5, 2014

About the Panelists:

Jessica Andors is the executive director of Lawrence Community Works, a nonprofit organization committed to improving affordable housing, family asset building, community organizing, and development in Lawrence.

Sr. Eileen Burns, of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur is the executive director at Notre Dame Education Center-Lawrence, a community-based nonprofit dedicated to empowering low-income and undereducated adults in Lawrence.

Zoila M. Gomez is a Lawrence attorney specializing in immigration law.

Eliana Martinez is a Lawrence native and social studies teacher at Lawrence International High School.

Archon Fung is the Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship at Harvard Kennedy School.

Asma Khalid is a reporter for 90.9 WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station, and will serve as a moderator for the panel discussion.

More information on this event, and other public dialogues presented by the Ash Center’s “Challenges to Democracy” outreach can be found at http://www.ash.harvard.edu/ash/Home/C…

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Tom DeWolf On Inheriting The Slave Trade


MOXNEWSd0tC0M

Published on Apr 5, 2014

April 05, 2014 C-SPAN http://MOXNews.com

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The News Media: Censorship, Coverups and Corporate Control – Panel moderated by Paul Jay featuring film director JP Tremblay and journalists Kristina Borjesson and Glen Ford.

Shadows of Liberty

Published on Nov 7, 2012

Shadows of Liberty reveals the extraordinary truth behind the news media: censorship, cover-ups and corporate control.

A film by Jean-Philippe Tremblay, featuring Amy Goodman, Julian Assange, Danny Glover, David Simon, Janine Jackson, Jeff Cohen, Robert McChesney, Chris Hedges, John R. MacArthur, Dan Rather, Dick Gregory, Daniel Ellsberg, Kristina Borjesson, Bob Baer, Norman Solomon, John Nichols, Roberta Baskin

http://www.shadowsofliberty.org
Facebook.com/ShadowsofLiberty
@Shadows_Doc

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=33&Itemid=74&jumival=1161

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Chris Hedges on “Israel’s War on American Universities”


TheRealNews

Published on Apr 5, 2014

Excerpts from Chris Hedges talk at Northeastern University in support of its now banned Students for Justice in Palestine chapter

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UN Report Says Climate Climate Will Threaten Food Production Worldwide


TheRealNews

Published on Mar 31, 2014

Climate change scientist Michael Mann discusses the most significant findings in the second installment of the IPCC report and how some climate change deniers are already attempting to discredit its conclusions

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