Daily Archives: September 11, 2018

War Profiteers The United States War Machine and the Arming of Repressive Regimes

Thom Hartmann Program
Published on Sep 11, 2018

Medea Benjamin, activist and co-founder of Code Pink, discusses a new report by Code Pink on War Profiteers, the U.S. War Machine and the Arming of Repressive Regimes. the Report uncovers how Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman and General Dynamics profit off war How do we stop the military industrial complex?

Bernstein: Trump presidency a national emergency


CNN

Published on Sep 4, 2018

Carl Bernstein says details from Bob Woodward’s book, “Fear: Trump in the White House,” should be a warning sign to congressional Republicans and the country that the Trump presidency is a national emergency.

Trump’s EPA gives the oil and gas industry more leeway on climate-changing m ethane


PBS NewsHour

Published on Sep 11, 2018

The Environmental Protection Agency issued new rules making it easier for oil and gas companies to release methane, a potent greenhouse gas. It’s the Trump administration’s third major step to roll back regulations aimed at combating global warming and climate change. William Brangham learns more from Coral Davenport.

‘This storm is a monster’: Carolinas brace for Hurricane Florence


PBS NewsHour

Published on Sep 11, 2018

As of Tuesday evening, Hurricane Florence is 500 miles wide, with winds at 140 miles an hour, with forecasts of 2.5 feet of rain. Power losses and flooding will be felt over several states, and the recovery is predicted to be long. William Brangham gets an update on preparation efforts from PJ Tobia in Wilmington, North Carolina, and learns more from Ken Graham of the National Hurricane Center.

GSH Summer School 2016 – Mary C. Fuller on thinking with Richard Hakluyt’s collection


Walter Benjamin Kolleg
Published on Oct 14, 2016

GSH Summer School 2016 on Border Regimes: Mary C. Fuller elucidates why Richard Hakluyt’s collection is a text that is good to think with when it comes to the theme of border regimes.

Maps reveal hidden truths of the world’s cities – BBC News

Is THIS Graph the only one needed to act on Global Warming?