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South American illness baffles scientists as workers succumb to kidney failure at rates unseen anywhere

Associated Press Daily Mail Jesus Ignacio Flores of Nicaragua started working when he was 16, laboring long hours on construction sites and in the fields of his country’s biggest sugar plantation. Three years ago his kidneys started to fail and … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky: “Unipolar Moment: Culture of Imperialism”

Noam Chomsky delivers the 5th Annual Edward Said Memorial Lecture: The Unipolar Moment and the Culture of Imperialism at Columbia University School for International Affairs for the Heyman Center for the Humanities. After paying homage to Edward Said’s stressing imperialism … Continue reading

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Are New Vaccines Laced with Birth-Control Drugs?

Source: Think Twice During the early 1990s, the World Health Organization (WHO) had been overseeing massive vaccination campaigns against tetanus in a number of countries, among them Nicaragua, Mexico, and the Philippines. In October 1994, HLI received a communication from … Continue reading

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