Daily Archives: June 13, 2016

If Dems Don’t Start Talking Like Trump On Trade, They Will Lose…


The Big Picture RT

Published on Jun 9, 2016

People are waiting for months to get tickets for the musical “Hamilton.” But if Democrats want to win in November – they better skip the show and brush up on Alexander Hamilton’s plan to foster American manufacturing,

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SLEEPING GIANT IN THE ARCTIC: Can Thawing Permafrost Cause Runaway Global Heating?

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals and the dark side of capitalism

Howard Schiller, interim CEO of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, and Nancy Retzlaff, chief commercial officer for Turing Pharmaceuticals, listen during a hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill February 4, 2016 in Washington, DC. – BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

By Kai Ryssdal June 10, 2016 | 11:30 AM

In 2015, Valeant Pharmaceuticals was at the top. The business was valued at $90 billion and centered on the cult of personality of then-CEO Mike Pearson. But now it’s all one big, hot mess.

The company is in the midst of a several federal and state investigations for price gouging, and its Wall Street backers are scrambling to salvage their investments and reputations.

Bethany McLean, contributing editor at Vanity Fair, wrote the story for its summer issue, out now.

…(read more).

 

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Centennial Observing Stations


World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

Published on Jun 13, 2016

Centennial Observing Stations – English sub-titles

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Inside Fukushima Village After Evacuation Lifted


Journeyman Pictures

Published on Jun 13, 2016

Into The Zone: A look at the billion dollar cleanup following the Fukushima disaster

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Canada Overwhelmed By 100,000 Chinese Millionaire Immigrants


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Published on Jun 13, 2016

China’s Millionaire Migration: The wave of Chinese millionaires making property prices unaffordable in Canada

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1 Introduction Adam Sacks Power and Promise of Biodiversity Harvard 2016


Biodiversity for a Livable Climate

Published on Jun 12, 2016

Introduction to April 30, 2016 conference at Harvard University, “The Power and Promise of Biodiversity: Visions of Restoring Land, Sea and Climate”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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