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Alan Jones – Coal Seam Gas – National Press Club Address

On October 19, 2011 at the National Press Club in Canberra Australia, Alan Jones delivered this address; “Australia’s national Interest — Food security and the protection of the Australian regional way of life.”

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Is this child abuse? The courts think so

Adrian Lowe The Age VICTORIAN welfare authorities have begun using extreme obesity as a reason to support children being separated from their parents – and experts predict more cases as the population gets fatter. The Department of Human Services has … Continue reading

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Time to Get Crazy

Chris Hedges truthdig.com Native Americans’ resistance to the westward expansion of Europeans took two forms. One was violence. The other was accommodation. Neither worked. Their land was stolen, their communities were decimated, their women and children were gunned down and … Continue reading

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange seeks asylum in Ecuador

Reuters & Associated Press msnbc.com Updated at 4:17 p.m. ET: WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange has taken refuge in the Ecuador Embassy in London and has asked for political asylum, Ecuador’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. “Ecuador is studying and analyzing the … Continue reading

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EU opens legal action against Hungary over new laws

Source: BBC News The European Commission – the EU’s executive arm – has opened legal proceedings against Hungary over reforms to its central bank, data protection and judiciary. PM Viktor Orban was given a month to respond to the Commission’s … Continue reading

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Eating Flavonoids Protects Men Against Parkinson’s Disease

Science Daily Men who eat flavonoid-rich foods such as berries, tea, apples and red wine significantly reduce their risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to new research by Harvard University and the University of East Anglia. Published April 4 in … Continue reading

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Shop-bought baby foods ‘lack vital nutrients essential for growth and protection against illness’

Sophie Borland Daily Mail Top selling baby foods lack vital nutrients essential for growth and protection against illness, researchers have warned. They have found that many of the most popular brands contain less than a fifth of the recommended daily … Continue reading

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SOPA changes name to CISPA

RT The latest attempt by Congress to try to regulate and control the Internet is no longer known as SOPA but CISPA: the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. The SOPA-like bill would give companies the power to collect information … Continue reading

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Headlines: How to Protect Yourself From Radiation

Source: The Huffington Post We are all saddened as we watch the unfolding events in Japan. There is grow fear, as well. The nuclear catastrophe raging through Japan’s nuclear power complex is generating an intense fear of radioactive fallout potentially … Continue reading

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Radiation cloud ‘not harmful’

Source: Sunshine Coast Daily A RADIOACTIVE cloud lingering off the Sunshine Coast on Sunday was not dangerous, according to the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency. Caloundra IT manager Peter Daley picked up the cloud’s radioactivity on his Geiger … Continue reading

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