Posts Tagged ‘landmark’

Hala Sultan Tekke: Muslim Holy Site and a Historic Landmark of Cyprus

The history of Cyprus is very colorful and shaped by diverse ancient cultures and modern civilizations. As such, it proves time and time again that it is a true treasure trove of historical sites. Visiting Cyprus can turn out to be such an informative joy ride for any enthusiastic lover of history. And any historian […]

Pharmacy Chains Defend Actions as Landmark Opioid Trial Nears Its End

CLEVELAND—Lawyers for pharmacy chains including CVS and Walgreens on Monday argued they were not to blame for the opioid epidemic, as jurors prepared to consider whether to hold them responsible for the devastation the drug crisis caused in two Ohio counties. Mark Lanier, a lawyer for Lake and Trumbull counties, told a federal jury in […]

Could Channel 4’s landmark Israel lobby investigation have been been made today?

Peter Oborne and his team knew their film would come under attack, so supported it with a detailed written report. (Channel 4) I just re-watched an episode of Channel 4’s Dispatches series which I still consider to be a landmark piece of British television. Airing in November 2009, Inside Britain’s Israel Lobby was produced by […]

Landmark Study Proves COVID Vaccines Much Less Effective Than Advertised

BY TYLER DURDEN THURSDAY, AUG 19, 2021 The largest study yet to examine the efficacy of COVID vaccines in the wild has just been published by the University of Oxford and UK Office for National Statistics, and unsurprisingly it found that the efficacy rates for the Pfizer and Moderna are significantly lower than the 90%+ […]

EU unveils landmark climate change plan with tougher targets for foreign companies and transport industry

The European Union has announced sweeping legislation to cut its carbon footprint by more than half by the end of this decade, including tougher caps on car emissions and a plan to tax foreign companies for the pollution they create. The European Green Deal: Fit for 55 plan is an attempt to wean the continent […]

US, Philippines Call on CCP to Abide by International Law on 5th Anniversary of Landmark South China Sea Ruling

The United States on Sunday called on the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to abide by international law in the South China Sea on the fifth anniversary of a landmark ruling by an arbitration tribunal repudiating China’s vast territorial claims in the region. “Nowhere is the rules-based maritime order under greater threat than in the South […]

 ‘Sholay’ was a landmark film but not a classic with a social theme

 ‘Sholay’ was a landmark film, directorial masterpiece and greatly entertaining movie but not a classic with a social theme  Without doubt Sholay was the most impactful film ever made in the history of Bollywood.No film ever influenced or penetrated the Indian psyche as much as ‘Sholay’  .Few scenes of films ever flash memories ,with such […]

Tarpon Springs Lights Landmark for Greek War of Independence

The Tarpon Springs Cultural Center will be lit up in the blue and white this week as a commemoration of the Greek War of Independence. Credit: Facebook/City of Tarpon Springs Tarpon Springs, Florida, the home to a great many Greek immigrants, will light up the facade of its Cultural Center in the Old City Hall […]

Monsanto Found Guilty of Chemical Poisoning in Landmark Case

A French farmer who can no longer perform his routine farming duties because of permanent pesticide injuries has had his day in court, literally, and the perpetrator of his injuries found guilty of chemical poisoning. The French court in Lyon ruled that Monsanto’s Lasso weedkiller formula, which contains the active ingredient alachlor, caused Paul Francois […]

An open letter to the NYT on landmark ‘apartheid’ report

Palestinians are wondering why, after seven weeks, the New York Times never published reports of a leading, well-respected Israeli human rights organization’s January publication, “A Regime of Jewish Supremacy from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean Sea: This is Apartheid.”  As papers of record, the Times’ readers deserve to learn of B’tselem’s report, its argument, […]

A Tel Aviv landmark gets a facelift revealing its Brutalist charms

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Landmark decision recognizing non-Orthodox conversions performed in Israel sparks fierce debate

Browse > Home / News / Landmark decision recognizing non-Orthodox conversions performed in Israel sparks fierce debate March 3, 2021 by Israel Kasnett – Read on for article Israel’s Supreme Court handed down a bombshell decision on Monday recognizing Reform and Conservative conversions for those seeking to obtain citizenship. The result has caused an […]

In landmark case, German court sentences ex-Syrian intel agent to 4.5 years over involvement in 2011 protests crackdown

A 44-year-old former Syrian official was sentenced to jail time by a German court for crimes committed in his home country. German justice claimed jurisdiction based on universal application of law against serious crimes. The sentence passed in the city of Koblenz marks the first time the principle of universal jurisdiction was used in Germany […]

Landmark victory for India’s MeToo movement as Delhi court strikes down defamation claim

In a landmark ruling on a case that has defined India’s MeToo movement, a Delhi court on Wednesday struck down the criminal defamation lawsuit brought by a former government minister against a woman journalist who accused him of sexual harassment. Acquitting Priya Ramani in the case initiated by former foreign minister MJ Akbar, additional chief […]

Press Conference Today: Update on Landmark Case Against FCC on 5G and Wireless Exposure

Press Conference Today: Update on Landmark Case Against FCC on 5G and Wireless Exposure Activist Post / Activist Post By B.N. Frank The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is supposed to protect Americans by regulating the telecom industry. It has failed miserably for decades (see 1, 2). During the Trump administration lawsuits were filed against the […]

11,000 Pages of Evidence Filed in Landmark 5G Case Against FCC, Hearing Jan. 25

 11,000 Pages of Evidence Filed in Landmark 5G Case Against FCC, Hearing Jan. 25 The Liberty Beacon / This article was posted by TLB Staff 11,000 Pages of Evidence Filed in Landmark 5G Case Against the FCC, Hearing Set for Jan. 25 After the FCC last month found no evidence of harm caused by […]

100 years of life, 80 of marriage: US couple marks landmark year

Lou and Edith Bluefeld, of Boca Raton, helped to kosher the White House kitchen, ran a catering business that served visiting US presidents

U.S. treasury chief meets Egypt’s president ahead of landmark Sudan visit

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Landmark Study Highlights Health Threats Of 5G On People + Planet

Landmark Study Highlights Health Threats Of 5G On People + Planet Waking Times RSS Feed / WTStaff Dr. Joseph Mercola, Children’s Health Defense Waking Times Flying under the radar, so to speak, during the media coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, is the rollout of a hyper-fast speed 5G wireless network. As millions of Americans are […]

Landmark Study Reveals Elephant Tusk Origins Of 16th Century Shipwreck

In 1533, a famous Portuguese trading vessel called the Bom Jesus went missing on its way to India. It sank off the coast of present-day Namibia while it was filled with more than 40 tons of precious cargo, including gold, silver, copper, and more than 100 elephant tusks. Scientists have traced the origins of much […]

Crippling common good worldwide, landmark study shows $427 billion lost each year to tax dodging by corporations and the rich

A first-of-its-kind international report released Friday shows how wealthy countries are the primary drivers of tax revenue loss each year—contributing to $427 billion in losses to public funding annually and affecting the ability of countries all over the world, including developing nations, to provide services to the public. The Tax Justice Network’s inaugural State of Tax […]

Landmark Case Against FCC on Wireless Radiation Health Impacts

Response Brief Filed in Landmark Case Against FCC on 5G and Wireless Health ImpactsOCTOBER 20, 2020 AT 1:08 PMChildren’s Health Defense » Feed  /  Lynne Arnold PRESS CONFERENCE: Wednesday, October 21 at 3:00 p.m. EDT.REGISTER NOW WASHINGTON, DC, October 20, 2020—Children’s Health Defense (CHD), the children’s health advocacy group headed by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., filed its […]

US files landmark antitrust case against Google

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States Justice Department on Tuesday sued Google for abusing its dominance in online search and advertising — the government’s most significant attempt to protect competition since its groundbreaking case against Microsoft more than 20 years ago. And it could just be an opening salvo. Other major tech companies including Apple, […]

Landmark FDA Paper On Aluminum Safety In Vaccines Found To Have A Critical Math Error

What Happened: The Physicians For Informed Consent (PIC) outline that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), which is a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have already raised concerns about the negative effects of aluminum exposure in humans. They state […]

Landmark Case Filed Against U.S. Federal Communications Commission On 5G & Wireless Health Concerns

The Facts: The Environmental Health Trust is has filed a case against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission regarding 5G and wireless radiation, citing health and environmental concerns. Reflect On: How are federal health regulatory agencies able to approve this technology without any appropriate safety testing? Is there an Industry influence? Why are health concerns raised […]

Landmark lawsuit claims Monsanto hid cancer danger of weedkiller for decades

Source: The Guardian At the age of 46, DeWayne Johnson is not ready to die. But with cancer spread through most of his body, doctors say he probably has just months to live. Now Johnson, a husband and father of three in California, hopes to survive long enough to make Monsanto take the […]

City University of New York students launch landmark divestment campaign

If you were traveling downtown on Lexington Avenue on Thursday, March 22 at rush hour and looked up while crossing 67th Street, you might have found the following declaration in big bold letters looking back down: “CUNY Must Divest”. Student members of the Palestine Solidarity Alliance (PSA) at Hunter College, one of the largest of […]

Landmark ‘NYT’ op-ed by Jewish official blames Israel’s leadership for its isolation (not BDS)

Today everyone is talking about one piece, an essay in the New York Times attacking Israel’s settlement program and intolerant political culture as threats to its existence, and to Jews worldwide, written by a stalwart of the Israel lobby, Ronald Lauder, head of the World Jewish Congress. Titled “Israel’s Self-Inflicted Wound,” the article says nothing anyone […]

Study: 50 Years After Landmark Kerner Report, US Inequality Has Worsened

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality pose threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, according to study made public Tuesday that examines the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report blames U.S. policymakers and elected […]

Endangering a Landmark Nuclear Treaty with Russia. Jeopardizing Global Security

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