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Artificial nutrition and hydration should normally be withdrawn, says doctor

Michael Cook BioEdge An American doctor argues in the latest issue of the leading journal Bioethics that artificial nutrition and hydration should be withdrawn from all patients in a permanent vegetative state – unless there is clear evidence that they … Continue reading

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DISREGARDED HISTORY – The Power of Nonviolent Action

Fragmentsweb This lengthy article was originally published in the March 1976 issue of Fellowship magazine. Dr. Sharp adapted it from two of his oral presentations. I like this piece because the tone is more conversational and passionate than Sharp’s books, … Continue reading

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Did Yale University plan to create an intellectually superior race of children to repopulate Britain after World War Two?

Jill Reilly Daily Mail Yale University has been accused of trying to create a super race of British children during War World Two, it emerged today. The university offered to evacuate children of Oxford University staff in 1940, but it … Continue reading

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Re-Orienting America

Source: CFR Some 40 years ago, when I entered Oxford University as a graduate student, I declared my interest in the Middle East. I was told that this part of the world came under the rubric of “Oriental Studies,” and … Continue reading

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Biotech group bids to recruit high-profile GM ‘ambassadors’

Source: Guardian Leaked documents claim Sir Bob Geldof, Kofi Annan and Lord Patten have shown interest in EuropaBio outreach programme. Europe‘s largest and most influential biotech industry group, whose members include Monsanto, Bayer and other GM companies, is recruiting high-profile … Continue reading

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Denmark taxes fatty products

Source: Telegraph Denmark is to impose the world’s first “fat tax” in a drive to slim its population and cut heart disease. The move may increase pressure for a similar tax in the UK, which suffers from the highest levels … Continue reading

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