Posts Tagged ‘industry’

New Law Hands Over Protected Forests in Ivory Coast to Chocolate Industry

Jordan Davidson, EcoWatch Waking Times Ivory Coast’s rainforests have been decimated by cocoa production and what is left is put in peril by a new law that will remove legal protections for thousands of square miles of forests, according to The Guardian. The new law hands unprecedented power over to the chocolate industry in a country […]

How Israeli doctors enable the Shin Bet’s torture industry

From approving brutal interrogation techniques to writing false medical reports, doctors in Israel have taken an active role in the torture of Palestinian prisoners. By Ruchama Marton Illustrative photo of an Israeli soldier blindfolding a Palestinian prisoner. (Nati Shohat/Flash90) If the Shin Bet runs a school for its agents and interrogators, the curriculum most certainly […]

Texas is hiring tech industry experts to go to battle with Google over anti-trust violations

(Natural News) Texas attorney general Ken Paxton is leading the charge against Google with an investigation into the tech giant’s potential anti-trust violations. Attorneys general from almost all U.S. states have joined the inquiry, with the exception of California and Alabama. The AGs for Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico have also signed […]

Saudi begins licensing to develop its own arms industry

Saudi news agencies reported that Riyadh has begun accepting license applications for firms in the military industrial sector, a major target under plans to diversify the kingdom’s economy away from oil exports. The General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI), will license companies to manufacture firearms, ammunition, military explosives, military equipment, individual military equipment and […]

Time Has Come To Nationalize The US Fossil Fuel Industry

Time Has Come To Nationalize The US Fossil Fuel Industry Above Photo: Paul’s Captures/Flickr As we gear up for a war-type of mobilization to mitigate the climate crisis, a federal takeover of the oil, gas and coal industry should be on the table. No other generation understands better the implication of climate change than today’s teens. […]

Iran’s defense industry fully developed: VP Amiri

MNA – Iran’s Vice President for Parliamentary Affairs Hossein-Ali Amiri said that Iran’s defense industry has fully developed, given the experiences of the Iran-Iraq war, as well as the country’s conditions. One of the strategic plans of Iran has been to strengthen the country’s defense industry, said Amiri while paying a visit to the newly […]

Judiciary chief lauds Iran’s defense industry

Tasnim – Iran’s Judiciary Chief Hojatoleslam Seyed Ebrahim Raeisi praised the country’s military achievements and said recent advances in the country’s defense industry are a manifestation of the strategic belief that “we can”. In a speech during his visit to a military exhibition on Saturday, Hojatoleslam Raeisi said, “Indeed, we saw the manifestation of (the […]

How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World

I’ve been seeing the bales of plastic piling up at my local dump and I thought, “Why not make building materials out of all this stuff?” It turns out that there are some small moves being made in that direction. Here are a few examples: Of course, […]

If you can’t ban it, steal it: How Big Pharma is trying to gain control of the cannabis industry

(Natural News) About a hundred years ago, marijuana began to be banned in one state after the other, until finally the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937 effectively banned its use nationwide. As reported by the New York Times, the reasons for this policy were rooted in “racism and xenophobia,” and its “principal […]

"This Is The Worse I’ve Seen It" – Recession Imminent As RV Industry Crashes

To elaborate more on our July report titled “Trade War Chaos: Trump’s Tariffs Crash American RV Industry,” it seems the RV industry continues to flash a recessionary warning light. The Wall Street Journal reports that Elkhart, Indiana, is the industrial hub of American RV manufacturing, has been used by analysts and economist as a leading […]

The biggest MYTH ever perpetuated in the food industry… "Eat less red meat” and be healthier

(Natural News) You’ve heard those health ‘gurus,’ claiming that if you just “eat less red meat” you are somehow healthier or less afflicted by animal fat consumption. Question: Are the doctors then claiming that the cow fat is the only animal-derived saturated fat that clogs your blood and creates plaque in your […]

Trade War Chaos: Trump’s Tariffs Crash American RV Industry 

Trade war crosscurrents have damaged the American manufacturing sector, and within, a lot of stress is building up in the RV industry, according to discussions with industry insiders and economists, along with data showing a sharp sales decline amid increasing costs, reported Reuters. The industry has taken a massive blow from President Trump’s tariffs on […]

The violence of Antifa is nothing compared to the violence of the vaccine industry

(Natural News) Earlier in the month, we reported that Antifa fascists had brutally assaulted Quillette journalist Andy Ngo in Portland, Oregon, simply for existing and being conservative. Ngo’s injuries were so severe that he’s actually having to be hospitalized due to severe brain bleed. But as horrific as this incident of leftist […]

Iran seeking massive expansion in mining industry: Official

Iran’s top man in the mining industry says the country is planning a significant increase in exploration and production activities in the sector as the government seeks to reduce its dependency on oil incomes that have been affected by rounds of sanctions. Head of Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development & Renovation (IMIDRO) said on […]

Which 2020 Democrats Are Taking Money From The Healthcare Industry?

Which 2020 Democrats Are Taking Money From The Healthcare Industry? Above Photo: Bernie Sanders has called on fellow Democratic presidential candidates to reject contributions from the healthcare industry. (LOGAN CYRUS/AFP/Getty Images) Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) called on fellow Democratic presidential candidates to reject contributions from the healthcare industry this week, a renewed effort to distinguish himself from a progressive […]

Australian online industry continues to flourish

More and more Australians are turning to the Internet for a flutter. According to statistics, around 80% of Australians are partial to some form of gaming. Australia is growing rapidly alongside greater internet connection speeds and a greater amount of services being offered by both domestic firms in Australia and […]

Photos: Iranian officials mark National Day of Industry and Mine

ISNA | Erfan Khoshkhoo: A Ceremony of National Day of Industry and Mine was held on Monday with the attendance of some Iranian officials including Mohammad Javad Zarif, Ali Larijani and Abrolreza Rahmani Fazli.      Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2019/07/01/photos-iranian-officials-mark-national-day-of-industry-and-mine/ Related Posts ‘Come and take it’: Here’s what US troops left behind at abandoned base […]

Big Pharma Has Higher Emissions Than the Automotive Industry

When you think of industries with the worst environmental footprints, the and automotive industries may come to mind. Yet, the pharmaceutical sector has received little attention in terms of how their manufacturing processes are affecting the Earth. An eye-opening study published in the Journal of Cleaner Production has changed that, however, revealing the carbon footprint […]

Stacked seating & cargo playgrounds: The airline industry’s own visions of the future

Passengers packed in the wings KLM recently unveiled its latest flight concept, the Flying V, designed to have passengers seated literally inside the wings of the plane. The cargo hold and the fuel tanks would also be located in the v-shaped aircraft’s wings. The plane can carry 314 passengers and is particularly geared towards long-haul […]

Neil Woodford’s Fall From Grace "Could Be Systemic Moment" For Fund Management Industry

As we reported on Monday, redemptions from Woodford’s flagship fund were suspended to allow the manager “time to reposition the element of the fund’s portfolio invested in unquoted and less liquid stocks, in to more liquid investments.” Then it got worse, as the shocking blocking of redemptions from Neil Woodford’s, £3.7bn Woodford Equity Income Fund […]

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