Posts Tagged ‘wasted’

Inequality Represents A Wasted Opportunity For Poverty Reduction

If poverty is falling, who cares what happens to inequality? This is the most frequent response I get when I tell other economists that I work on inequality. The economist Deidre McCloskey put the view bluntly in an article titled “Equality lacks relevance if the poor are growing richer.” But this view shows a remarkable disregard for […]

Billions of dollars in food wasted annually thanks to "use by” date on food labels

(Natural News) Over a billion tons of food is wasted every year, and the cause may lie in the label. Norbert Wilson, Professor of Food Policy in the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, asserts that “use by” food dates are to blame for food waste. Of food waste, Wilson has […]

Study: Pentagon Wasted $28 Million on the Wrong Kind of Camouflage

June 28, 2017 By Will Porter The Pentagon overspent between $26 and $28 million on useless camouflage for the Afghan National Army (ANA), a government watchdog study found. Conducted by the Special Investigator General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), the study not only found that between November 2008 and January 2017 the Defense […]

Hearts of Iron 3 | World War 1 mod | Russian Empire | Part 14 | Calmer Heads

Lets Play Hearts of Iron 3 with the World War 1 (WW1) mod as the Russian Empire. Dont forget to hit that like button and leave a comment, its helps out a lot! source Add To The Conversation Using Facebook Comments Tags: benjamin magnus, Commentary, Gameplay, HD, hearts of iron, hearts of iron 3, Hearts […]

Flint, Michigan water scandal illustrates the need for more citizen scientists

(NaturalNews) In an age of government corruption and regulatory abuse, citizen scientists are now more urgently needed than ever before. This is perhaps no more true than in Flint, Michigan, where activists conducted independent research that discovered lead levels in children had doubled since the city switched its water supply. The story of […]

Oregon passes mandatory GMO labeling bill for transgenic salmon

(NaturalNews) Mankind has irrevocably altered the natural ecosystem. We’ve polluted the oceans, the atmosphere and the soil, we’ve cut down rainforests and sought to conquer even the most inhospitable of places on Earth. When it seemed that it couldn’t get any worse, Murphy’s Law showed us otherwise. We started playing the role of […]

Recycling for survival in Gaza

Nothing goes to waste in Gaza. Recycling has become a way of life. But, it’s not so much about protecting the environment in Gaza. It’s much more personal. It’s about survival. After ten years of closure, three wars that devastated farmland and destroyed homes, soaring unemployment and the lack of access to materials to rebuild […]

Gallery of secret society art

Anika Burgess of Atlas Obscura posted a gallery of images from the book As Above, So Below: Art of the American Fraternal Society 1850-1930, which has a forward by David Byrne. With the growth of membership came a rise in the creation of artwork, which is explored in the book As Above, So Below: Art […]

Questionable FBI Surveillance Aircraft Fleet Outed by Coalition of Journalists, Activists, And Techies

The following post was submitted to the CopBlock Network by Isiah Holmes, who has been featured several times previously on Cop Block, via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. In this post, Isiah discusses the use of aircraft FBI to conduct surveillance and the role that private citizens (along with the media) played in uncovering and exposing […]

Chart Of The Day: $17 Trillion In Student Debt By 2030

  Source: DailyInfographic.com This industry of education is going backwards, and will one day burst – will that happen soon? Source Article from http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blacklistednews/hKxa/~3/ytk-a7jhTOc/M.html Related Posts Playing God: Crispr’d GMO Food Will Stock Grocery Shelves Within 5 Years While ethicists debate the applications […]

Putin responds to complaints of rising anti-Semitism by offering Russian refuge

     As a rising wave of anti-Semitic attacks engulf Europe, the Russian president has offered European Jews protection by proposing that they immigrate to Russia. In a meeting with members of the European Jewish Congress in the Kremlin, the president of the congregation complained to Vladimir Putin about the rising anti-Semitism across Europe that has […]

Egypt: “Before and After the Spring Revolution”. Portraits of “Women Who Fight Back”

Do you remember one reason Washington gave for invading Afghanistan in 2001? It was to liberate women. Watching pictures of ill-treated Afghan women, previously uncommitted Americans heartily joined the cry for war. (No possibility of doing that in Saudi Arabia. Or Egypt. Since no good friend of America would suffer that kind of liberation.) Hidden […]

Egypt: “Before and After the Spring Revolution”. Portraits of “Women Who Fight Back”

Do you remember one reason Washington gave for invading Afghanistan in 2001? It was to liberate women. Watching pictures of ill-treated Afghan women, previously uncommitted Americans heartily joined the cry for war. (No possibility of doing that in Saudi Arabia. Or Egypt. Since no good friend of America would suffer that kind of liberation.) Hidden […]

Los Angeles Police Officer Gives Sick Advice for Surviving a Police Interaction.

*Authors Note* This article was published over a year ago. I ran across it while researching another post I am currently working on. After reading it, I felt compelled to share it. It was shocking to me that this advice is provided to make sure that you survived a police encounter. The fact that it […]

Russia Is Number One (#1) in the World Now; U.S. Still Fights to Win Long-Term

On October 7th, Reuters headlined,«Iraq Leans Toward Russia in War on Islamic State», and reported, from Baghdad, that, «Iraq… wants Moscow to have a bigger role than the United States in the war against the militant group, the head of parliament’s defense and security committee said on Wednesday». Earlier, in an interview in English, with Iraqi […]

£70 Million of British Aid ‘Paid to the Taliban’: Cash Wasted on Bribes and Protection Money, Say Campaigners

AWAKENING THE WORLD … … EVERY HEART MAKES A DIFFERENCE AND THE NON-COMPLI-DANCE Read more … New David Icke App Now Available Europe … Australia … New Zealand … the United States David Icke’s round-the-world tour between September and December Australia and New Zealand dates from September to November are in Perth, Gold Coast, Melbourne, […]

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