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Global Politics Brazil's and South Africa's Watergate Moment What happens when judges fight corrupt political leaders? | By Frank Vogl The Real Obama Doctrine English Version: The Silent Emergence of the Obama Doctrine German Version (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung): Viel Feind’, wenig Ehr’ PDF | Online A President who ended [...]
World Water Day: Water Scarcity Is a Clear and Present Danger Farhana Haque Rahman, Director General, Inter Press Service Water scarcity is already a clear and present danger, and it is the innocent, particularly women and children, who are harmed most. When we are inundated with information about water it's easy to become desensitized. World [...]
Sunday March 20th at 12:31AM USA Eastern Time is the Equinox Earth Day Celebration at the UN and Worldwide!
The Earth Society Foundation www.earthsocietyfoundation.org cordially invites you to participate in the celebration of the 46th Annual UN Peace Bell Ceremony On the Original Earth Day Sunday, March 20, 2016 Equinox is at precisely 12:31AM Eastern Daylight Time (USA) Ceremony will begin at 12:31am EDT in the Zen Garden RSVP to [...]
Donald Trump (cont.) Trump & America, You Can't Have It Back Again! Grandpa was dead; the kids were being poisoned; mom was enslaved and Armageddon was just around the corner! | By Richard Phillips What Asia Should Learn From Trump’s Rise Trump’s ability to tap into the fears of those who feel marginalized is hardly unique to the [...]
Community is a way of life which leads us to the experience of unity. There was a time on Earth when people lived in tribes. All indigenous peoples have had a connection with all living beings. They knew that the planet is interconnected, that what happens at one point that concerns everyone. They were stewards of the Earth. Today we have to [...]
HONORING BEST SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS CAMPAIGNS 2016 EthicMark® Awards Call for Nominations; Winners to be Announced at The SRI Conference on November 10, 2016 COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (March 17, 2016) – Nominations are open until June 17th for the 2016 EthicMark® Awards for ads and media campaigns that “uplift the human spirit and society.” [...]
US Representatives Nolan (D-MN) and Jones (R-NC) Announce Bipartisan Effort to Overturn Citizens United
Congressmen Rick Nolan (D-MN) and Walter Jones (R-NC) will hold a press conference on March 22nd to announce the joint bipartisan effort to overturn Citizens United through their We the People Amendment. The Representatives will discuss the grave urgency of getting money out of politics and the damaging effect this money has on today’s [...]
2016 CLEAN UP THE OCEANS CONCERT The second annual Clean Up the Oceans Concert is June 25! UpGyres believes in the power of music and its ability to transcend cultural, political, economic and health barriers. The aim of the 2016 Clean Up the Oceans Concert is to draw attention to, and raise awareness of, the seriousness of oceanic [...]
Happy International Women's Day... As I contemplated what today meant to me, I came to the awareness that today, is a day that serves as a reminder to women and men around the world, to celebrate women in their lives; To celebrate their mothers, their sisters, their wives, their grandmothers, their girl friends, their nieces, their daughters, [...]
If You Care About the Environment, Care About Gender Mounting evidence shows that improved gender equality boosts environmental well-being. In celebration of International Women's Day, Natalie Elwell and Yasmine Williams explore the connection. Learn more. Killing of Honduran Activist Underscores the Need for Environmental [...]