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Video: Juice Rap News: New 10 Commandments by Pope Francis

For more Juice News visit thejuicemedia channel: http://www.youtube.com/thejuicemedia & https://thejuicemedia.com/ Last week Pope Francis released his … Via Youtube

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Bloomberg News: Renewables Overtake Fossil Fuels

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Eric Zuesse On April 14th, Tom Randall of Bloomberg News bannered “Fossil Fuels Just Lost the Race Against Renewables,” and reported that: “The race for renewable energy has passed a turning point. The world is now adding more capacity for renewable power ...

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Gallup Finds: Among Conservatives, Education Increases False Belief

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Eric Zuesse 100% agreement among scientists does not exist on anything, not even on basic laws of physics; but there are some scientific topics where the degree of expert consensus is near 100%, and human-caused (or “anthropogenic”) global warming is ...

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Europeans Want TTIP Trade-Deal, though Obama Blocks Making Its Terms Public

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Eric Zuesse TTIP is a secretly negotiated trade deal between the U.S. and the EU, and all indications are that it will replace each nation’s drug-safety, product-safety, food-safety, environmental, and worker-protection, regulations and laws, placing them into the hands of ...

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What America’s Democratic Party Must Do in Order to Deserve to Win

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Eric Zuesse The Democratic Party is at a crisis of its basic values, of its basic reason for existing; it is at an existential crisis regarding what its ideology is. If it does not figure out soon what its ideology ...

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What’s Behind Lower Gas-Prices and the Bombings of Syria and of Southeastern Ukraine

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Obama Represents U.S. & Arabic Aristocracies, Against Those of Russia & Iran. Eric Zuesse   INTRODUCTION: Why is the Ukrainian Government, which the U.S. supports, bombing the pro-Russian residents who live in Ukraine’s own southeast? Why is the American Government, ...

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Obama Is 100% Opposed to Accountability. But the Problem Goes Even Deeper …

Eric Zuesse U.S. President Barack Obama has blocked accountability, everywhere he can. (1) Obama did it for the top officials who had caused illegal tortures to be used by the Government. (2) Obama did it also for the top officials ...

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Pervasive Lying in U.S. & UK ‘News’ Media

Why are these questions being asked on Russian TV, but not on U.S. TV? Eric Zuesse The lying is intentional, and it is systematic; but it is so on only the most important news-topics, the ones that affect the nation’s ...

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Gallup: 58% of Americans Want a Third Party. Maybe Senator Sanders?

Eric Zuesse On September 24th, Gallup reported that, “A majority of U.S. adults, 58%, say a third U.S. political party is needed because the Republican and Democratic parties ‘do such a poor job’ representing the American people.'” Furthermore, “The first time the ...

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U.S. Heads Far Right: Gallup Poll Shows Doom for Dems in November, But One Hope Remains

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Eric Zuesse  RINF Alternative News The 11 September 2014 Gallup Poll report shows that Americans are turning against the Democratic Party just months before the upcoming November elections. The answers to the survey question that has always correlated the most with which ...

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Can U.S. Democrats Salvage Their Party and Country?

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Why It’s Essential for All Democrats to Email Now to their Democratic Representative in the House, to Salvage the Democratic Party, and the Nation Eric Zuesse  RINF Alternative News My email, below, to my Democratic Representative in the U.S. House ...

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Obama Goes All-Out Nazi as He Races to His Presidency’s Finish-Line

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Eric Zuesse  RINF Alternative News A few Democratic Senators and House members have caught Obama’s U.S. Trade Representative in a big lie for international corporations, and are pleading with him to come clean but haven’t yet received an answer, regarding ...

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Airplot: Help Greenpeace swing the vote on Heathrow‏

On Wednesday there will be a vote in parliament on a third runway at Heathrow. Ahead of this vote we urgently need your help to put pressure on Labour MPs to vote with their conscience and say NO to a ...

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Activists threaten to close Heathrow

Activists behind an annual climate change camp today threatened to close down Heathrow in an early sign of direct action aimed at stopping a controversial third runway being built. Leaders of the annual event will meet later this month to ...

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Get Land For Free And Help Greenpeace Stop Airport Expansion

Greenpeace are giving away plots of land to make it more difficult for the government to expand Heathrow airport. To help them sign up here http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/climate/airplot You’ll be joining beneficial owners who’ve already signed-up including local Labour MP John McDonnell, Tory ...

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Climate Camp – ’70 injuries’ being reported by the police do not exist

Climate Change Action   When the Camp for Climate Action rolled into Kingsnorth this year even veterans where suprised by the over the top policing. Being searched–often illigally-two or three times before getting onto site was quite common. This despite ...

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Police charge 49 after Stansted protest

Nearly 50 people have been charged following yesterday’s climate change protests at Stansted airport. Essex police said in a brief statement that 49 people had been charged with aggravated trespass. They, along with several others, have been bailed. It follows ...

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‘Historic’ UK climate laws ushered in

Three laws aimed at fighting climate change come into force in Britain today. by JOEL TAYLOR The legislation provides the world’s first legally binding targets for a country to reduce carbon emissions. Its aim is to cut 1990 greenhouse gas ...

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Climate change demo cost police £6m

The estimated cost of policing a week-long protest against climate change stands at just under £6 million, it has been disclosed. Around £5.9 million has been spent policing the Camp for Climate Action event which was held last month close ...

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VIDEO: Climate Camp 2008

Undercurrents in association with VisionOnTV reported the people who are making a differenece by working together collectively. When large numbers of determined and well-organised people get together they can turn things around, making a historic difference.The climate camp aimed to ...

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Identity Politics in Climate Change Hell

By George Monbiot | If you want a glimpse of how the movement against climate change could crumble faster than a summer snowflake, read Ewa Jasiewicz’s article, published yesterday on the Guardian’s Comment is Free site(1). It is a fine ...

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Britain: Policing of climate camp a major attack on democratic rights

By Paul Bond | A week-long climate protest camp in north Kent has ended, amidst widespread claims of disproportionate and aggressive policing. Around 100 people were arrested over the course of the protest, 46 of whom have been charged, mostly ...

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Climate activists vow to stay at camp

guardian.co.uk | Climate change campaigners pledged today to set up a permanent protest camp at Kingsnorth, near Rochester in Kent, if the government allows a large new coal-fired power station to be built there. Their defiant statement came as the police ...

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Climate protesters arrested after gluing themselves to bank

guardian.co.uk | Two environmental activists who glued themselves to the front doors of a bank in London today have been arrested for a breach of the peace, police said. A group of four protesters calling themselves Rising Tide held a banner ...

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Police Extend Stop & Search Powers at Climate Camp

Police powers to stop and search people at Climate Camp have been extended. Officers can now stop and search anyone without needing to have reasonable grounds to do so. Police powers to stop and search people at Climate Camp have ...

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Police bullying at Camp Kingsnorth

By Lenin’s Tomb | I’ve just returned from a 2-3 day sojourn at the Climate Camp at Kingsnorth — site of a proposed new coal-fired power station – which is now gearing up towards its climax. As usual the headlines focus ...

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Climate change protesters deny they are armed

guardian.co.uk | Climate change protesters today accused police of conducting a smear campaign after officers said they had recovered knives and makeshift weapons during searches of the protest camp at Kingsnorth power station in Kent. Police said the confiscated items “strongly ...

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Union slams EPA chief for ignoring staff on global warming

By Renee Schoof, McClatchy Newspapers WASHINGTON — Environmental Protection Agency chief Stephen Johnson stunned his staff last month when he publicly opposed their proposals for regulating greenhouse gas emissions, four union officials representing EPA staff working on global warming policies ...

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Climate camp raided for a second time

Six people have been arrested at Medway’s climate camp. The first arrest was at 12.30am today, when a 40-year-old man was quizzed on suspicion of possession of a prohibited weapon The other five were arrested between 5.50am and 6.30am, one ...

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Caroline Lucas at Climate Camp

South East MEP and Green activist Dr Caroline Lucas will be joining protesters at Climate Camp 2008 this weekend at Kingsnorth in Kent to rally against the Government’s continued commitment to unsustainable fossil fuels and its failure to adapt to ...

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Climate Camp Is Back!

By Joss Garman | It provoked an absolute storm. CNN’s ticker screamed that Britain was ‘under siege’ from environmental activists. Sky News dubbed it ‘the world’s most organised protest’ and the New Statesman ‘the most important protest of our time’ ...

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Trading away the Planet for Profits

By Joseph Zacune | During the climate talks in Bali last December, NASA scientist James Hansen presented new data showing that serious climate change impacts are already happening more rapidly and at lower global ttemperature rises than previously projected, indicating ...

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World’s top scientists say G8 must lead way on carbon capture

G8 governments must lead the way in developing technology to catch carbon emissions from coal-fired power stations as part of immediate action on climate change, scientists urged today. The national science academies in the G8 countries – along with those ...

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NZ becomes first country for Earth Hour lights out

WELLINGTON (Xinhua) — New Zealand and Fiji on Saturday became the first countries to take part in Earth Hour, an event aimed at reducing emissions that contribute to climate change.    A total of 24 cities around the world are officially involved, ...

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Tabloid Fabricated Heathrow Plot

Evening Standard condemned by press watchdog for coverage of the Camp for Climate Action’s Heathrow protest. Claim of fabrication upheld. In a much awaited ruling the Press Complaints Commission (PCC) issued a stinging rebuke against the Evening Standard today. The ...

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US to set ‘binding’ climate goals, finally

By Richard Black The US is ready to accept “binding international obligations” on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, officials say, if other nations do the same. The comments came in a news conference in Paris given by James Connaughton and Daniel ...

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First Air-Powered Car: Zero Emissions by Next Summer

By Matt Sullivan India’s largest automaker is set to start producing the world’s first commercial air-powered vehicle. The Air Car, developed by ex-Formula One engineer Guy Nègre for Luxembourg-based MDI, uses compressed air, as opposed to the gas-and-oxygen explosions of ...

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How To: Install micro wind turbines and solar panels

£25 million in grants issued for micro wind turbines and solar panels Small scale renewable energy grants worth some £25 million have now been claimed from the Low Carbon Buildings Programme (LCBP). The news came as Energy Minister Malcolm Wicks ...

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How to make a 100 Watt wind turbine‏

This page is all about a rather silly, quick project where in about 1 day I built a small wind generator using the following items, and nothing else…. (1) Wood (2) Copper wire (3) Surplus Neodymium magnets (4) Dirt (5) ...

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Cannabis lowers greenhouse emissions

Hemp helps with green movement Lucas Coppes As environmental consciousness increases, a plant with great potential to accommodate our generation’s awareness has re-emerged, but its negative associations leave some obstacles to overcome. Hemp, which is too often associated with marijuana, ...

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Record 22C temperatures in Arctic heatwave

By Steve Connor Parts of the Arctic have experienced an unprecedented heatwave this summer, with one research station in the Canadian High Arctic recording temperatures above 20C, about 15C higher than the long-term average. The high temperatures were accompanied by ...

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Arctic Ice the Size of Florida Gone in a Week

Scientists report that arctic ice the size of the state of Florida has melted in the last six days. (ABCNEWS) By CLAYTON SANDELL An area of Arctic sea ice the size of Florida has melted away in just the last six ...

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Anti-terror powers used at climate camp

By Nick Martin The police and Downing Street lined up with BAA today to warn climate change protesters not to disrupt Heathrow Airport. The camp for climate action is itself still a modest affair, but it is overshadowed by a ...

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