Monthly Archives: October 2015

A lot of Thank Yous to Vasili Arkhipov–a man who questioned authority and a status quo among leaders


Thank you Vasili Arkhipov, the man who stopped … http://www.theguardian.com   › Opinion    › Nuclear weapons  Thank you Vasili Arkhipov, the man who stopped nuclear war Edward Wilson Thank you Vasili Arkhipov, the man who stopped … defence.pk   › …   › World Affairs Forum    › World … Continue reading

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Thank you Vasili Arkhipov, the man who stopped nuclear war


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Oman weather: People evacuated, schools turned into shelters as tropical cyclone nears


from: http://www.timesofoman.com/article/70732/Oman/Environment/Oman-weather:-People-evacuated-schools-turned-into-shelters-as-tropical-cyclone-nears By REJIMON K reji@timesofoman.com People have been evacuated from Al Hallaniyat Island and 23 schools in Dhofar governorate have been turned into shelters as part of preparatory measures to face cyclone Chapala which is nearing Oman’s southern coast. Sharelines … Continue reading

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For those Americans who haven’t gotten the news yet.


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Hofstede’s cultural dimensions theory


Originally posted on Eslkevin's Blog:
(1) Power distance, (2) Individualism (IDV) vs. collectivism, (3) Uncertainty avoidance index (UAI), (4) Masculinity (MAS), vs. femininity, and (5)Long term orientation (LTO): These are the key 5 dimensions by Hofstedes cross-cultural theories. I…

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Are Americans Ready to be Demobilized?


Four Score and Seven Years Ago… at Disney World The Demobilization of the American People and the Spectacle of Election 2016 By Tom Engelhardt You may not know it, but you’re living in a futuristic science fiction novel. And that’s … Continue reading

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GLOBAL THUNDERCLAP THAT LEADERS CAN’T IGNORE


24 Hours of Reality and Live Earth: The World Is Watching, a global day of climate action and music hosted by former US Vice President Al Gore, is right around the corner. And with the historic UN climate talks beginning … Continue reading

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Taking Selfies in Iraq and Afghanistan


Tomgram: William Astore, Taking Selfies in Iraq and Afghanistan Afghanistan! Whether the story is the fall of a major city to the Taliban, thedestruction of a hospital with staff and patients still in it, or the president’s announcement that U.S. … Continue reading

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Chevron Screws Up Our Planet Again!!


Game Over! Chevron’s RICO Case Spectacularly Implodes as Corrupt Ex-Judge Admits to Making It Up in Exchange for Chevron Payoff Faced with a likely multi-billion dollar verdict against it for deliberate pollution of the Ecuadorian Amazon, in 2010 Chevron began … Continue reading

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Wildlife Crime Whistleblower Protection Campaign Unveiled


National Whistleblower Center P.O. Box 25074 Washington, D.C. 20027 http://www.whistleblowers.org FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Mary Jane Wilmoth (202) 342-1902 mjw@whistleblowers.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Tool to Combat Wildlife Crimes Washington, D.C. October 27, 2015. The National Whistleblower Center (NWC) announced … Continue reading

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