Liens aggrégés de mars 2011

The Surprising PNAC Connection to Libya :

If you%u2019ve done your homework you know this neocon %u201Cthink tank%u201D led by Kristol at the turn of the century announced their intentions to militarize the US and roll on through the middle east towards global hegemony. Almost all signatories of the PNAC Statement were also members of the Council on Foreign Relations, the admitted steering committee on U.S. policy.

Radioactive tobacco

Cannabis is often compared to tobacco, with the damage caused by smoking tobacco given as a reason to prohibit use of cannabis. Yet most of the harms caused by tobacco use are due not to tar, but to the use of radioactive fertilizers. Surprisingly, radiation seems to be the most dangerous and important factor behind tobacco lung damage.

Hillary Faced Black Flags, Anti-US Chants in Tunisia

Black flags, demos and %u201Cgo away%u201D chants was what the US foreign minister faced on Thursday March 17 2011 during her visit to Tunisia. The International media did not pick up and reveal the news about Hillary%u2019s visit and how the Tunisian journalist shouted at the minister%u2019s security and forced them to retreat from their abusive and arbitrary security checks, such as searches with dogs, which were seen by the Tunisian journalists an insult to their homeland Tunisia.

Japan earthquake and tsunami: Are we right to worry about the nuclear angle? | Mail Online

Because the other real story, which is a much happier - yes happier - one, is how the Japanese nuclear plants have performed magnificently in the past few days despite being hit by a disaster vastly greater than they were designed to withstand.

Caldicott: Japan may spell end of nuclear industry worldwide

People all over the world are watching updates on the Japanese nuclear emergency in growing horror and disbelief. Despite soothing words from nuclear energy industry promoters, each update today has signalled fresh disaster and even more drastic warnings. Anti-nuclear campaigner Dr Helen Caldicott says it could spell the end of the nuclear industry worldwide. David Donovan reports.

L'ONU approuve le recours à la force en Libye

Le Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU a voté jeudi soir en faveur d'un recours à la force contre les troupes du colonel Mouammar Kadhafi, ouvrant la voie à des frappes aériennes en Libye. La résolution adoptée par le Conseil autorise "toutes les mesures nécessaires" pour protéger les civils et imposer un cessez-le-feu à l'armée libyenne.

Cover-up in Canada: Radioactive Leak Into Lake Ontario :

As a result of what appears to be a pump seal failure, tens of thousands of litres of radioactive water escaped the generating station on Monday and ended up in Lake Ontario. This is concerning for a number of reasons, but it is especially concerning considering the fact that Lake Ontario is the main source of drinking water for millions of people.

Fukushima: Mark 1 Nuclear Reactor Design Caused GE Scientist To Quit In Protest - ABC News

"The problems we identified in 1975 were that, in doing the design of the containment, they did not take into account the dynamic loads that could be experienced with a loss of coolant," Bridenbaugh told ABC News in an interview. "The impact loads the containment would receive by this very rapid release of energy could tear the containment apart and create an uncontrolled release."

THE SINISTER SACKING OF THE WORLD'S LEADING GM EXPERT - AND THE TRAIL THAT LEADS TO TONY BLAIR AND THE WHITE HOUSE

His crime was to question the safety of genetically modified food. His interview on ITV's World In Action lasted just 150 seconds, but that was long enough to reveal his ground-breaking research suggesting rats fed genetically modified potatoes suffered stunted growth and damage to their immune systems.

A Voice In The Wilderness: A Perfect Storm of GMOs, Chemicals and Cancer

Several books, including Seeds of Destruction and Corrupt to the Core, along with the film, The Idiot Cycle, lay out the framework for and evidence of a concerted effort to sicken and then treat humanity, while earning obscene profits. When we factor in other recent actions taken by transnational corporations and lawmakers, the conspiracy adopts a more ominous tone.

Treasury: Terrorist list explanations too tedious

Attorneys for the U.S. government told a federal appeals court Wednesday that informing each person and organization listed as a global terrorist of the reasons they are so designated would be too much work.

A Voice In The Wilderness: True Prices Measured In Gold

Crude Oil is trading at 2.18 grams/barrel, up from a recent low of 1.91 g/bbl in mid-February, but still below it's 60 year average of 2.31 g/bbl. Silver, on the other hand, continues its surge skyward, hitting 0.753 grams per ounce %u2013 up 11.5% so far this year, following a rise of 41.1% in 2010. The last time silver was this high was February of 1998, when it traded over 0.8 g/oz. Even with this recent strength though, silver is a long way from its 1980 all-time high of 2.8 g/oz.

DNS Wildcard Configuration | groups.drupal.org

A wildcard DNS setup lets you automatically have subdomains for a given domain. For example, say you own the domain widgets.com and you want to setup an unlimited number of subdomains like dev.widgets.com, test.widgets.com, customers.widgets.com, etc.... Typically you would have to set these all up individually. A wildcard DNS can let you bypass a lot of configuration. In a development environment it can let you setup any number of test/development sites very quickly and easily.

Convert filenames to lowercase

#!/bin/bash # Convert filenames to lowercase # and replace characters recursively ##################################### if [ -z $1 ];then echo Give target directory; exit 0;fi find "$1" -depth -name '*' | while read file ; do directory=$(dirname "$file") oldfilename=$(basename "$file") newfilename=$(echo "$oldfilename" | tr 'A-Z' 'a-z' | tr '[' '_' | tr ']' '_' | sed 's/_-_/-/g') newfilename=$(echo "$newfilename" | tr 'A-Z' 'a-z' | tr ' ' '_' | sed 's/_-_/-/g') newfilename=$(echo "$newfilename" | tr 'A-Z' 'a-z' | tr ',' '_' | sed 's/_-_/-/g')

Create a symbolic link tree that shadows a directory structure | commandlinefu.com

Terminal - Create a symbolic link tree that shadows a directory structure

find /home/user/doc/ -type d -printf "mkdir -vp '/home/user/Dropbox%p'\n" -o -type f -printf "ln -vs '%p' '/home/user/Dropbox%p'\n" | sh 2009-03-29 09:25:12 - User: jnash Create a symbolic link tree that shadows a directory structure

On International Women's Day, Egyptian women demand revolutionary role - CSMonitor.com

On the day when Egypt%u2019s revolution began, when huge crowds came out to protest former president Hosni Mubarak%u2019s government, women came. When protests turned into battles with police, women faced the tear gas with the men. And when protesters settled in for the long haul and occupied Tahrir Square, women were among those who pitched their tents and slept in the cold.

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