Monthly Archives: June 2011

Don’t look outside

There is a life-force within your soul, seek that life. There is a gem in the mountain of your body, seek that mine. O traveler, if you are in search of That Don’t look outside, look inside yourself and seek … Continue reading

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Call Off the Global Drug War

By Jimmy Carter IN an extraordinary new initiative announced earlier this month, the Global Commission on Drug Policy has made some courageous and profoundly important recommendations in a report on how to bring more effective control over the illicit drug … Continue reading

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Greece on the brink

Greek and the European Union: Failings at every level and how it is connectedEconomic, Greece on the brink – Inside Story – Al Jazeera English. An inside story from Al Jazeera. The desperation is palpable. Listen to the different views … Continue reading

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Ideas knock at many doors…

This is such a beautiful spot. ” Ideas knock at many doors – but you have to let them in too” ps: Its a bit of a laugh, but  behind this spot is the Austrian Steel Industry. Well, maybe thats … Continue reading

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Whats the purpose of this ?

By RACHEL DONADIO The instability rocking Greece this week is the latest manifestation of a troubling new phase in the global financial crisis: political turmoil is sweeping through Europe, toppling governments and threatening to undermine efforts to rescue the financial … Continue reading

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It’s much worse than you think

By Dhar Jamair “Fukushima is the biggest industrial catastrophe in the history of mankind,” said Arnold Gundersen, a former nuclear industry senior vice president. Japan’s 9.0 earthquake on March 11 caused a massive tsunami that crippled the cooling systems at … Continue reading

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Good drugs, bad drugs

By ABIGAIL ZUGER From heroin and cocaine to sex and lies, Tetris and the ponies, the spectrum of human addictions is vast. But for Dr. Nora D. Volkow, the neuroscientist in charge of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, they … Continue reading

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Some kiss we want

There is some kiss we want with our whole lives, the touch of spirit on the body. Seawater begs the pearl to break its shell. And the lily, how passionately it needs some wild darling! At night, I open the … Continue reading

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Fast Food, Fat Profits

One out of every three Americans is obese, but food revolutions are underway and some are fighting back.

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When Food Kills

By Nicholas D Kristoff The deaths of 31 people in Europe from a little-known strain of E. coli have raised alarms worldwide, but we shouldn’t be surprised. Our food often betrays us. Just a few days ago, a 2-year-old girl in Dryden, Va., died … Continue reading

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