CORPORATIONS WILL HAVE TO ABIDE TO HUMAN RIGHTS

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ScienceDaily: Top Environment News: Clever chemistry improves new class of antibiotics

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Electrifying Africa–But at What Cost to Africans?

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Occupy Network – Occupy Wall Street is above the electoral, but it impacts it, as indicated by a recent report.

GET THIS FROM A FRIEND? SUBSCRIBE. SHARE:  Occupy Wall Street is above the electoral, but it impacts it, as indicated by a recent report. The Wall Street Journal relayed statements from a variety of NYC mayoral candidates about how they stand on the violent crackdown on Occupy. Of particular note, current frontrunner …

Global Financial Integrity: Income Inequality, Wealth, And Illicit Financial Flows In Asia

The Sun Breaks Through Stormy Skies of China/EU Trade : AltEnergyStocks.com

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Young’s China Business Blog Daily Newsletter: October 19 ?????????????:10?19?

YOUNG’S CHINA BUSINESS BLOG ????????? DAILY NEWSLETTER October 19, 2012 China’s Speeds Up Solar Lifeline ???????????? A new Chinese media report shows that after more than a year of talk, Beijing is finally turning its aggressive talk on solar energy into action by more than doubling its approval of new …

FairPensions responds to Vince Cable’s Proposals on Executive Pay

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