Monthly Archives: February 2019

Russia Picked Donald Trump and Ran Him for President- Former Israeli Intelligence Officer Says – BY CRISTINA MAZA – Newsweek

BY CRISTINA MAZA ON 12/27/18 AT 3:23 PM WORLDDONALD TRUMPINTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS “Russia chose Donald Trump as the U.S. presidential candidate who would be most advantageous to Moscow, and used online tactics to win him the presidency, according to a former agent of … Continue reading

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Carbon Calculator – Nature and Culture International

Go Carbon Neutral! Nature and Culture International offers businesses, building owners, and individuals the opportunity to offset emissions to reduce their environmental footprint. Carbon emissions are caused by everyday business activities such as energy use for heating and cooling, electricity, … Continue reading

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Opinion | Netflix Is Shrinking the World – By Farhad Manjoo – The New York Times

Image Credit   Max Guther By Farhad Manjoo Opinion Columnist Feb. 22, 2019,  56 c For months after the 2016 election, I wanted nothing more than to escape America. I don’t mean literally — in the cliché liberal way of absconding … Continue reading

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Opinion | The Sanders Foreign Policy Advantage – By Jamelle Bouie – The New York Times

By Jamelle Bouie Opinion Columnist Feb. 21, 2019, 24c Image   Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont leaving a news conference after the final Yemen Resolution vote in December. Credit     Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times Bernie Sanders’s most prominent message is … Continue reading

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Opinion | Rapists Presented by Their Church as Men of God – By Nicholas Kristof – The New York Times

By Nicholas Kristof Opinion Columnist Feb. 20, 2019,  387 CreditLoren Elliott/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images “When a journalist for the Illinois Baptist newspaper reported in 2002 on a Baptist pastor who had sexually assaulted two teenage girls in his church, one apparently … Continue reading

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Opinion | A Comeback for African National Parks – By Patrick Adams – The New York Times

By Patrick Adams Mr. Adams is a journalist who reports on solutions to social problems. Feb. 20, 2019 Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique is a rare success story. The number of large mammals there has increased more than 700 percent … Continue reading

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Oceans Are Getting Louder- Posing Potential Threats to Marine Life – By Jim Robbins – The New York Times

By Jim Robbins Jan. 22, 2019,   24 c Slow-moving, hulking ships crisscross miles of ocean in a lawn mower pattern, wielding an array of 12 to 48 air guns blasting pressurized air repeatedly into the depths of the ocean. The … Continue reading

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Alberta research shows fracking fluids cause ‘significant’ harm to fish | CBC News

Brent Long shared a link to the group: The Fly Fishing Community. 19 hrs https://www.cbc.ca/…/alberta-research-shows-fracking-fluids… CBC.CA Alberta research shows fracking fluids cause ‘significant’ harm to fish | CBC News Research has found that liquids released from fracked oil and gas wells can harm fish … Continue reading

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Opinion | Time to Panic – By David Wallace-Wells – The New York Times

By David Wallace-Wells Mr. Wallace-Wells is the author of the forthcoming “The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming.” Feb. 16, 2019,  1034 c The age of climate panic is here. Last summer, a heat wave baked the entire Northern Hemisphere, killing … Continue reading

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How to Cut U.S. Emissions Faster? Do What These Countries Are Doing. – BY BRAD PLUMER AND BLACKI MIGLIOZZI – The New York Times

BY BRAD PLUMER AND BLACKI MIGLIOZZI FEB. 13, 2019 The United States is reducing its greenhouse gas emissions far too slowly to help avert the worst effects of global warming. But what would happen if the country adopted seven of … Continue reading

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