Daily Archives: November 5, 2016

Noam chomsky on Power And Ideology


Noam Chomsky

Published on Oct 30, 2016

Nigerian Security forces embark on mission to end pipeline vandalism


CCTV Africa

Published on Nov 5, 2016

To the oil-rich Niger Delta where militancy and pipeline vandalism have been dominating the headlines. We take a look at how security forces are attempting to curb a thriving oil bunkering trade that is costing Nigeria billions of dollars. CCTV’s Kelechi Emekalam went along with Nigeria’s Civil military corps on an operation to hunt down oil thieves in the Rivers State and filed the following report

Noam Chomsky – As the Lemmings March to the Precipice


Noam Chomsky

Published on Nov 5, 2016

Rhymes with hypocrisy: US accused of systematic meddling in internal affairs of other states


RT

Published on Nov 5, 2016

With just days to go until the US presidential election, the latest polls suggest Hillary Clinton has just a two-point lead over Republican rival Donald Trump. The run-up has been overshadowed by Clinton’s accusations of Russian interference, although she’s failed to provide any proof. Clinton doesn’t appear to mind America meddling in the foreign elections of other countries, however. RT’s Caleb Maupin has more.

Noam Chomsky, ‘The Human Species Has Never Faced A Question Like This’ ( 2016)


noam chomsky 2016

Published on Nov 3, 2016

Noam Chomsky, ‘The Human Species Has Never Faced A Question Like This’ and The Necessary Pain of Facing Unpleasant Truths

Noam Chomsky On Power and Ideology New York


noam chomsky 2016

Published on Nov 5, 2016

Presented by Haymarket Books and the Schools of Public Engagement at The New School , Noam Chomsky discusses the persistent and largely invariant features of U.S. foreign policy — in the words of U.S. planners, “the overall framework of order” — and its intimate relationship with U.S. domestic policy.

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Million Mask March 2016: Anonymous readies for global day of action


RT

Published on Nov 5, 2016

Anonymous activists take to the streets around the world for Million Mask March, an annual event held on November 5. The Anonymous movement has gathered every November 5 since 2012, to coincide with the annual British tradition of Bonfire Night, which began when a group of dissident Catholic plotters tried to blow up the British parliament in 1605.

The Hole – A film on the Montreal Protocol, narrated by Sir David Attenborough


UN Environment

Published on Oct 14, 2016

Sir David Attenborough narrates the extraordinary history of the Montreal Protocol to raise awareness of the 28th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol in Kigali, Rwanda, and efforts to control powerful global warming chemicals hydrofluorocarbons – HFCs – under the Protocol. Reducing HFCs under the Montreal Protocol can avoid 0.5°C of global warming by the end of the century, while continuing to protect the ozone layer.

UNEP Live Stream


UN Environment

Streamed live on Nov 3, 2016

Beacon Hill Seminar

Sorry Folks. Arctic Sea-Ice On Last Legs + Series of additional programs on data of sea ice decline


Paul Beckwith

Published on Sep 8, 2016

Arctic Sea Ice has been pulverized, hacked to pieces, smashed to smithereens; you can use whatever phrase you want.

With a week or two left in the 2016 melt season, and another storm in the long range forecast, all bets are off.

I discuss extent, area, thickness, volume, surrounding sea and air temperature, trends and what it means to us, lower-latitude mortals. Not a pretty picture; expand extreme weather events around the globe to notch up in frequency, severity and duration.