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The Age
Our Donnie Brasco - the man who infiltrated the Mafiathe Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own
Our Donnie Brasco - the man who infiltrated the Mafia
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
the Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own men into the town to befriend the syndicate leaders and gather intelligence that could ultimately be used against them. The trouble was no one had done it before and... Read more
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The Courier
I infiltrated the Mafia - but at a terrible costthe Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own
I infiltrated the Mafia - but at a terrible cost
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
the Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own men into the town to befriend the syndicate leaders and gather intelligence that could ultimately be used against them. The trouble was no one had done it before and... Read more
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The Border Mail
I infiltrated the Mafia - but at a terrible costthe Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own
I infiltrated the Mafia - but at a terrible cost
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the Honoured Society that operated in Melbourne. The aim was to put their own men into the town to befriend the syndicate leaders and gather intelligence that could ultimately be used against them. The trouble was no one had done it before and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba - Northern Cape Sport, Arts and Culture Budget Vote 2016of youth. The likes of Sibongile Mkhabela and Seth Mazibuko of the Class of 76
MEC Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba - Northern Cape Sport, Arts and Culture Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of youth. The likes of Sibongile Mkhabela and Seth Mazibuko of the Class of 76 continue to inspire our lives through their leadership roles in society As we commemorate the forty years of the June 16, uprising we are reminded that there are still... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |Conger, left, hugs teammate Chelsie China after a goal scored by China during a
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Conger, left, hugs teammate Chelsie China after a goal scored by China during a high school soccer game against Parrott Academy in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. BEN MCKEOWNnewsobserver.com Adam Peaty of Great Britain competes in the... Read more
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Mashable
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolution
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Image: Ng han guan/ap Maoists long for China to reverse its path toward market... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolution
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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Japan Today
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolution ‹ Japan Todayconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Nostalgia for Mao 50 years after China's Cultural Revolution ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency,” said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists long for China to reverse its path toward market capitalism and return to... Read more
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Salon.com
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency,” said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists long for China to reverse its path toward market capitalism and return to... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency,” said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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Daily Herald
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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ABC News
Maoists Still a Force 50 Years After the Cultural Revolutionconditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining curr
Maoists Still a Force 50 Years After the Cultural Revolution
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
conditions, but since the mid-1990s these kinds of ideas have been gaining currency," said Xu Youyu, a former Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher. Maoists have largely embraced President Xi Jinping as one of their own, though he has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Steven Spielberg beams with pride at The BFG photocall in CannesSteven Spielberg beams with pride as he stands alongside Mark Rylance and risin
Steven Spielberg beams with pride at The BFG photocall in Cannes
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Steven Spielberg beams with pride as he stands alongside Mark Rylance and rising young star Ruby Barnhill at The BFG photocall in Cannes He has helmed some of the most iconic children's films of all time. And Steven Spielberg has seemingly created... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is the 'Ferguson effect' real? Researcher has second thoughtsSouth Side prom king featured in a CNN documentary, was shot to death on Thursd
Is the 'Ferguson effect' real? Researcher has second thoughts
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
South Side prom king featured in a CNN documentary, was shot to death on Thursday. Some protesters and law enforcement leaders criticized Comey for advancing a theory without national data to back it up. “Director Comey’s recent comments about... Read more
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The Atlantic
China’s Twilight Yearsretirement coverage, if any. “One goal is to extend pension coverage to everyon
China’s Twilight Years
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
retirement coverage, if any. “One goal is to extend pension coverage to everyone,” says an economist with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, in Beijing. “But that will be very expensive, because most people haven’t paid anything into the... Read more
12d
Football365
Spurs season worse than Chelsea's...at Leicester in the league (who at the time had their main striker suspended).
Spurs season worse than Chelsea's...
Football365 / Posted 12 days ago
at Leicester in the league (who at the time had their main striker suspended). They had a genuine chance at pressuring the leaders and totally blew it. This was as fantastic an opportunity as they’re going get – but they missed it. Given the new... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Academies u-turn welcomed in Cumbriaforcing the "blanket conversion" is no longer necessary. Captain Shaw's CE Pri
Academies u-turn welcomed in Cumbria
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
forcing the "blanket conversion" is no longer necessary. Captain Shaw's CE Primary School, in Bootle, has been looking at academy models following the government's academies plan. The rural primary will still explore its options, but its... Read more
17d
Accounting Today
The Truth about Women's Initiatives in Today's Accounting Professionbetween my male and female clients. These differences run the gamut of levels
The Truth about Women's Initiatives in Today's Accounting Profession
Accounting Today / Posted 17 days ago
between my male and female clients. These differences run the gamut of levels of self-confidence, communication and leadership styles, core values and belief systems. The disparity between the genders’ behaviors and the fact that women are... Read more
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The Moscow Times
In the Flesh: Russian Scientists Work to Preserve Lenin's Corpsethe decision was made to give embalming a try. It was already late March — the
In the Flesh: Russian Scientists Work to Preserve Lenin's Corpse
The Moscow Times / Posted 18 days ago
the decision was made to give embalming a try. It was already late March — the weather was improving, temperatures were rising, and waiting longer could have caused permanent damage to the body. The corpse had, in fact, already suffered damage... Read more
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The Moscow Times
In the Flesh: Russian Scientists Work to Preserve Lenin's Corpsethe decision was made to give embalming a try. It was already late March � the
In the Flesh: Russian Scientists Work to Preserve Lenin's Corpse
The Moscow Times / Posted 18 days ago
the decision was made to give embalming a try. It was already late March � the weather was improving, temperatures were rising, and waiting longer could have caused permanent damage to the body. The corpse had, in fact, already suffered damage... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Jordan lauds Sentinel at lunchto have legislators and the community get involved at Sentinel and for talented
Jordan lauds Sentinel at lunch
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
to have legislators and the community get involved at Sentinel and for talented students to present to the community leaders. "They do work hard at what they do and it is a great opportunity for them," he said. During lunch, Jordan took... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
The Austin Arts Hall of Fame Class of 2016That the vitality of Austin's cultural scene is owed to its leaders – those art
The Austin Arts Hall of Fame Class of 2016
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
That the vitality of Austin's cultural scene is owed to its leaders – those artists, educators, patrons, and arts advocates who made the work and founded the institutions and provided the support that allowed theatre, dance, classical music, and the... Read more
20d
Business Wire
Rock Out This Summer with Macy’s Iconic “American Icons” Campaignfrom Calvin Klein. Kelsea Ballerini’s refreshing sound and unapologetic authent
Rock Out This Summer with Macy’s Iconic “American Icons” Campaign
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
from Calvin Klein. Kelsea Ballerini’s refreshing sound and unapologetic authenticity earned her Billboard’s Women In Music “Rising Star” Award and her undeniably fashion-forward style is showcased effortlessly in RACHEL Rachel Roy, Maison Jules and... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracythrowing extravagant parties in Bangkok. Leicester's Indian diaspora - more tha
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracy
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 21 days ago
throwing extravagant parties in Bangkok. Leicester's Indian diaspora - more than 20% of the population and rising - is a fact now beginning to register from Mumbai to Bangalore. About half a mile down the road from the King Power... Read more
21d
The Seattle Times
Microsoft not done reinventing itself, Nadella tells local leadersWith Amazon.com’s office towers rising in Seattle, and Google and Facebook buil
Microsoft not done reinventing itself, Nadella tells local leaders
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
With Amazon.com’s office towers rising in Seattle, and Google and Facebook building urban campuses, its easy to forget the giant across the lake. Microsoft held the spotlight for a day Monday as Satya Nadella, the company’s chief executive, spoke to... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracythrowing extravagant parties in Bangkok. Leicester's Indian diaspora - more tha
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracy
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 21 days ago
throwing extravagant parties in Bangkok. Leicester's Indian diaspora - more than 20% of the population and rising - is a fact now beginning to register from Mumbai to Bengaluru. About half a mile down the road from the King Power... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore city school board to vote Tuesday on budgetin high schools. Charter schools would see a reduction in funding and tradition
Baltimore city school board to vote Tuesday on budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
in high schools. Charter schools would see a reduction in funding and traditional schools would receive an increase. Rising salary and benefit costs are expected to squeeze classroom resources at all schools. In a year of flat revenue and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Are you ready for Summer? Listing of 2016 campsBegins June 13 at 2 p.m. Ends June 17 at noon

Cost: $259 for program; fou

Are you ready for Summer? Listing of 2016 camps
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Begins June 13 at 2 p.m. Ends June 17 at noon

Cost: $259 for program; four nights lodging and five meals

Ages: Rising 7th grade through college, plus adult leaders

Location: Sea Mist Oceanfront Resort, 1200 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle... Read more

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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Summer Camps 2016Begins June 13 at 2 p.m. Ends June 17 at noon Cost: $259 for program; four nig
Summer Camps 2016
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Begins June 13 at 2 p.m. Ends June 17 at noon Cost: $259 for program; four nights lodging and five meals Ages: Rising 7th grade through college, plus adult leaders Location: Sea Mist Oceanfront Resort, 1200 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Teenage writers wantednewly hired Nashua police officers completed their state police academy trainin
Teenage writers wanted
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
newly hired Nashua police officers completed their state police academy training and will hit the streets alongside a veteran officer for their 10-week field training. Officers Matthew... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan must recommit itself to higher educationGraduation season is a time of great pride as we congratulate the rising genera
Michigan must recommit itself to higher education
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Graduation season is a time of great pride as we congratulate the rising generation venturing forth to begin careers. For decades, that pride was matched by the states, which similarly valued public research universities as a critical driver of our... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Fallow: Can NZ handle the heat?From rising sea levels to flooded rivers, from drought to wildfire - scientists
Brian Fallow: Can NZ handle the heat?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
From rising sea levels to flooded rivers, from drought to wildfire - scientists list the impacts of climate change. A sobering summing-up of climate change's potential impacts on New Zealand has been released this week by the national science... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefPortland City Council made Portland the first city in the state to take such a
North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 26 days ago
Portland City Council made Portland the first city in the state to take such a step on Monday night. City leaders say they were prompted by legislation in Mississippi and North Carolina.

Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling tells... Read more

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The Hendersonville Times-News
BriefsPortland City Council made Portland the first city in the state to take such a
Briefs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 27 days ago
Portland City Council made Portland the first city in the state to take such a step on Monday night. City leaders say they were prompted by legislation in Mississippi and North Carolina.

Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling tells... Read more

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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
Colorado Wins Collegiate Club Nationals For Seventh Straight Yearfinishing third last year, earning a combined 4,012 points in large part throug
Colorado Wins Collegiate Club Nationals For Seventh Straight Year
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted 29 days ago
finishing third last year, earning a combined 4,012 points in large part through their women’s team win. The U.S. Naval Academy finished third overall, and also won the Armed Forces team award. Colorado’s men scored 2,048 to best the rest of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Poore says 'entry plan' in works for LR district30 expiration date. The nonrenewal of Kurrus' $150,000 contract was done witho
Poore says 'entry plan' in works for LR district
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
30 expiration date. The nonrenewal of Kurrus' $150,000 contract was done without consulting district, city and legislative leaders, and it generated a barrage of phone calls, emails and civic-leader visits last week to the Arkansas Department of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Painting illuminates past, present and futureWilliam A. Wellman’s thrilling plot of combat and romance was among the last of
Painting illuminates past, present and future
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
William A. Wellman’s thrilling plot of combat and romance was among the last of the silent epic films. At the inaugural Academy Awards, “Wings” won best picture. The first award for best director, however, went to Frank Borzage for “Seventh... Read more
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The Hindu
175 countries sign Paris Climate Agreementon climate change on Friday marked a milestone, with a record 175 countries, in
175 countries sign Paris Climate Agreement
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
on climate change on Friday marked a milestone, with a record 175 countries, including India, signing it. But world leaders made ot clear that more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
175 countries sign landmark Paris deal on climate changeclimate change marked a major milestone Friday with a record 175 countries sign
175 countries sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
climate change marked a major milestone Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. However, world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
1870s: Economic boom surges in cityif to foreshadow the city’s boom, in 1869, Scranton voters elected a Republican
1870s: Economic boom surges in city
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
if to foreshadow the city’s boom, in 1869, Scranton voters elected a Republican mayor with a name that matched the city’s rising fortunes, William N. Monies. Already a staple of the region’s economy for a couple of decades, anthracite coal... Read more
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The China Post
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate changeon climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countrie
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
The China Post / Posted a month ago
on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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Pilipino Star
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate changeon climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countrie
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
Pilipino Star / Posted a month ago
on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
175 states sign climate change dealon climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countrie
175 states sign climate change deal
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted a month ago
on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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The Columbian
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate changeon climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countrie
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Will the Upheaval in Fossil Fuel Industry Take the Rest of the Economy Down With It?oil and gas has meant that, overall, the costs and inputs into energy productio
Will the Upheaval in Fossil Fuel Industry Take the Rest of the Economy Down With It?
Naked Capitalism / Posted a month ago
oil and gas has meant that, overall, the costs and inputs into energy production to keep industrial civilization moving are rising inexorably. It’s not that governments don’t know. It’s that decisions have already been made to protect the vested... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate changeon climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countrie
175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted a month ago
on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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The Hindu
175 countries sign Paris Climate Agreementmarked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries, including India
175 countries sign Paris Climate Agreement
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries, including India, signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in global temperatures. With the planet... Read more
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