Sunday, 02 December 2012 22:14

Free World News Desk Sundays 12.02.12

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From Jenna Orkin in New York

Headlines

Shame on the UN for creating the deadly cholera epidemic that's killed 7,500 in Haiti

The Gift of a Sustainable Economy Ralph Nader

Unfinished Business: The Unspoken Link Between Dispersants and Sick Children in the Gulf of Mexico

"I would like to personally appeal to Warren Buffet to fund community health clinics in the Gulf of Mexico. His stock trading company Berkshire Hathaway bought shares of Nalco in 2009 before the BP disaster as an investment on water filtration, which at the time was most of Nalco's business. Berkshire divested its Nalco holdings in late 2010 -- after Nalco made millions in dispersant sales."

IT'S OVER: Why Everyone Is Losing Hope For Green Energy

Why $16 Trillion Only Hints at the True U.S. Debt

 

Economy

One in 10 families forced to default on household debts

Gold at $2000?

It's Going To Be An Enormous Week For The US Economy

Vatican Banker Linked to Pablo Escobar

 

Energy/Resources

US seeks Atlantic wind farms

US scientists challenge food scares

Remember "Trust Us, We're Experts" on Amazon. - JO

Osborne to offer tax breaks for shale gas

Fracking chemical used in US linked to organ damage

Sweden: The land of the rising coastline

Worker Health Advocates Say 9/11 Mistakes Repeated In Sandy Clean-Up

'Secret Santa' Doles Out $100 Bills To Hard-Hit Sandy Victims

'Guerilla' Premiere Of 'Occupy Sandy'

Jamaica Bay Can Point the Way Toward a More Resilient Post-Sandy New York

Rebuilding Cities After Sandy: Three Keys to Climate Resilience

The Other Dark Side of GMO Corn

Amtrak, airlines took Hurricane Sandy hit

Phoenix-Area Residents Squawking About Backyard Chicken Coops

 

Military/Intelligence

Watergate Secrets revealed

Google's future on the line as antitrust regulators meet

The Syrian Military Just Did Something No Other Force On The World Will Do Anymore

Why China Thinks It Can Annex The South China Sea

Was the Author of This Renesys Piece Stoned When New Zealand Was Classified as Having a Low Risk of Disconnection from the Internet?

The Secret to Iranian Drone Technology? Just Add Photoshop

How Amazon Followed Google Into the World of Secret Servers

Sentry System Combines a Human Brain with Computer Vision

Corrections Corporation of America Used in Drug Sweeps of Public School Students

Supreme Court Rejects Plea to Ban Taping of Police in Illinois

China: Man Who Blew Whistle on Tainted Milk Killed

 

Civil Unrest/Politics

The Counter-revolution Spreads: First Egypt, Now Tunisia

Ron Paul: "Why I Don't Run As An Independent"

New Marijuana Law Might Not Actually Protect All Colorado Weed Smokers

Protestors Call For The Ouster Of Morsi For His Installation Of 'Shariah' Constitution

 

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