Sunday, January 26, 2020

From Jenna Orkin

Prince Charles: We need a new economic model or the planet will burn

Bio-warfare experts question why Canada was sending lethal viruses to China

Here’s What Trump Has Been Up to While Americans Have Been Distracted by Impeachment

Obama feels Sanders is unfit to battle Trump – and he has told people he might say so publicly

The Attempted Corporate Takeover of .Org

It’s a Vast, Invisible Climate Menace. We Made It Visible.

Tepco estimates 44 years to decommission Fukushima No. 2 nuclear plant

China expands coronavirus outbreak lockdown to 56 million people

There's so much that's wrong with this article.

Isolation of a novel coronavirus from a man with pneumonia in Saudi Arabia.

Wuhan coronavirus has infected more than 2,000 people and killed at least 56.

Saturday, January 25, 2020

From Jenna Orkin

'We want them out': Iraq protesters call for US troops exit

"Radium, typically the most abundant radionuclide in brine, is often measured in picocuries per liter of substance and is so dangerous it’s subject to tight restrictions even at hazardous-waste sites. The most common isotopes are radium-226 and radium-228, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission requires industrial discharges to remain below 60 for each. Four of Peter’s samples registered combined radium levels above 3,500, and one was more than 8,500."
Plus ca change.

New Study: Crime Shows Are A 'PR Machine' For Law Enforcement

Europe now has its first 3 confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, all in France

UK Researcher Predicts Over 250,000 Chinese Will Have Coronavirus In Ten Days

Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing adult diapers because they don't have time to pee while caring for an overwhelming number of coronavirus patients

Thursday, January 23, 2020

From Jenna Orkin

The Saudi Connection: Inside the 9/11 Case That Divided the F.B.I.

Preparations for DEFENDER-Europe 20, the largest exercise of U.S.-based military forces to Europe in more than 25 years, will begin Thursday 

Militia ally of Iran's Soleimani shot dead in southwest Iran: IRNA

Ray McGovern: Ukraine for Dummies

Videos show apparent Wuhan coronavirus patients being transported in small boxes and plastic tubes to stop the deadly disease from spreading further

  1. Wuhan cut off from the outside world in unprecedented quarantine
  2. Virus may have jumped from snakes to humans, scientists say
  3. "It's Like Cancelling Christmas" - Beijing Scraps Lunar New Year Festivities Amid Virus Outbreak

  4. Bed Bath & Beyond is closing 41 stores – here's the full list

    More than 1,900 stores are closing in 2020 as the retail apocalypse drags on. Here's the full list.

    Pier 1, Sears, Kmart, Forever 21, and A.C. Moore, and Express are among the retailers that are planning to close stores this year.