Tagged With "Green New Deal"

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Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta

sunnubian ·
Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta AddThis Sharing Buttons July 28, 2016 Organic Consumers Association by Martha Rosenberg and Ronnie Cummins Genetic Engineering evil pears mean bad gmo fruit food produce 420x280.jpg We all love to hate Monsanto. We also know that Monsanto isn’t the only poison-maker trying to pass itself off as a “farmer-friendly producer of food to feed the world.” Monsanto belongs to an exclusive club of dominant pesticide makers. That club, which includes...
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Corporate Monopolies 'May Dominate Green Economy'

sunnubian ·
Published on Thursday, December 29, 2011 by SciDev.net Corporate Monopolies 'May Dominate Green Economy' NEW DEHLI - The global push towards a 'green economy' risks being hijacked by large corporate monopolies trying to gain control over natural resources, a report has warned. A report released earlier this month has warned that global companies, positioning themselves for a post-petrochemical future, may use the idea as a pretext for gaining control over biomass resources, which would...
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Create Food Democracy, Occupy our Food Supply

sunnubian ·
Published on Monday, February 27, 2012 by Rainforest Action Network Create Food Democracy, Occupy our Food Supply by Vandana Shiva The biggest corporate takeover on the planet is the hijacking of the food system, the cost of which has had huge and irreversible consequences for the Earth and people everywhere. From the seed to the farm to the store to your table, corporations are seeking total control over biodiversity, land, and water. They are seeking control over how food is grown,...
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Liberia's Forestry Dept. Giving Large Amounts Of Land To Logging Firms

sunnubian ·
(This as well as other stories I've read leads me to believe that Liberia's president is not all she puts forth to the world she is; it may be time for her to go, and for Liberia to elect another president that hopefully is not corrupt, or hiding so...
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Re: PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

Kocolicious ·
I agree my sista! And also agree that there is probably a connection with all these diseases that suddenly came up in our environment in the last 100 or so years. We NEVER had this in our natural culture. Aside from the Europeans bringing all these deadly diseases to the new world [and have the NERVE to blame it on slaves], their greed[cuz they found out that they really couldn't use the castor bean-cuz of risine[sp] to substitue for the beaver goins] is what is causing all these fatal...
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Pesticide Use Proliferating With GMO Crops, Study Warns

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Lynne Peeples Become a fan lynne.peeples@huffingtonpost.com Pesticide Use Proliferating With GMO Crops, Study Warns Posted: 10/04/2012 1:27 pm EDT Updated: 10/04/2012 8:46 pm EDT Follow: Big Ag , Proposition 37 , Roundup Herbicide , Biotech , Biotech Agriculture , Biotechnology , Genetically Modified Food , Gmo , Gmo Crops , Gmos , Herbicides , Insecticides , Monsanto , Pesticides , Pesticides Gmo , Roundup , Green News <script type="text/javascript"></script> <script...
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Re: Eric Stanley; Chelsey Green Amazing Violinists:

sunnubian ·
Chelsey Green Meet Chelsey (Short Press Biography Available Upon Request): Having shared the stage with artists including Roberta Flack, MC Lyte, Denyce Graves, Ruben Studdard, J.Cole, Questlove and Black Thought of The Roots, emerging artist Chelsey Green is certainly making a mark on today’s popular music scene. A native of Houston, Texas, Green was born into a family of jazz and funk musicians and started her performance career as a violinist at age 5. Though inundated with music of all...
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Eric Stanley; Chelsey Green Amazing Violinists:

sunnubian ·
Eric Stanley; Amazing Violinist: Growing up, Eric was always musically inclined. Born in Chesapeake, VA on April 19, 1991, Eric lived in a household surrounded by musicians. His mother played the piano while he, his sister, and brother would sing along. It was when Eric watched his older brother play the viola during one of his family's music sessions that molded his interest in the instrument. So at age 12, he decided to learn how to play the violin. What began as an elective in middle...
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"SOYLENT GREEN"

sunnubian ·
Bill Would Ban Aborted Fetuses in Food Email 0 Smaller Font Text Larger Text | Print By Katie Moisse @katiemoisse Follow on Twitter Jan 26, 2012 10:49am An Oklahoma bill that would ban the sale of food containing aborted human fetuses has some people wondering: What food currently contains aborted human fetuses? The bill, introduced Jan. 18 by State Sen. Ralph Shortey , prohibits the manufacture or sale of “food or any other product intended for human consumption which contains aborted human...
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Man Convicted Of Killing His First Family Pleads Guilty To Slaying His Second

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CRIME 02/16/2017 08:08 pm ET Man Convicted Of Killing His First Family Pleads Guilty To Slaying His Second Gregory Green, who served 16 years for murder, has confessed to another brutal crime. By David Lohr MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS Gregory Green killed his pregnant wife in 1991 and his two daughters and two stepdaughters in 2016. A Michigan man who served 16 years behind bars for the murder of his first family has pleaded guilty to torturing his second wife and killing four...
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Lawmakers Cave to Food Lobby in War on Obesity

sunnubian ·
FOOD Lawmakers Cave to Food Lobby in War on Obesity Lawmakers seem reluctant to bite the hand that feeds them cash. By Clare Leschin-Hoar May 2, 2012 Comment Photo: Getty Images Reuters came out with a whopper of a story late last week, harshly taking lawmakers to task for being soft on childhood obesity—something everyone agrees is at serious and epidemic proportions, with rates tripling over the last 30 years. Even solutions that seemed like the lowest of low-hanging fruit are somehow...
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“It’s Eco-Socialism or Death”

sunnubian ·
“It’s Eco-Socialism or Death” An interview with Kali Akuno 20 Feb 2019 An interview with Kali Akuno Cooperation Jackson leader Kali Akuno on the Green New Deal, the need for mass civil disobedience, and the necessity of building an internationalist movement for eco-socialism. “ We have to articulate a program that concretely addresses the class’s immediate and medium-term need for jobs and stable income around the expansion of existing “green” industries and the development of new ones.” The...
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Re: Tuskegee University Scientist Wins $1,100,000 Cancer Research Grant

sunnubian ·
We've got to find a way to get our kids focused on "STEMS": Science, Technology, Engineering and Math: Education for Global Leadership “[Science]“[Science] is more than a school subject, or the periodic table, or the properties of waves. It is an approach to the world, a critical way to understand and explore and engage with the world, and then have the capacity to change that world..." — President Barack Obama, March 23, 2015 The United States has developed as a global leader, in large...
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Re: Corporate Monopolies 'May Dominate Green Economy'

Xumbrarchist ·
The social psychology of European culture is imperialistic. Whatever they do is going to be that way. Whether it is capitalism or communism or socialism or religion or the educational system or the green economy. The only possible defense is the distribution of relevant knowledge so EVERYONE can play the game. Xum
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Re: Corporate Monopolies 'May Dominate Green Economy'

Yemaya ·
Originally Posted by Xumbrarchist: The social psychology of European culture is imperialistic. Whatever they do is going to be that way. Whether it is capitalism or communism or socialism or religion or the educational system or the green economy. The only possible defense is the distribution of relevant knowledge so EVERYONE can play the game. Xum Knowledge is only a part of the solution. If we don't have a secure environment the knowledge will be useless because it won't help us to survive...
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Re: Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta

DennisKalita ·
Unlike the US, China , Russia and the EU all ban GMO food for its citizens . China wants to sell this crap to the West
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Re: Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta

Kocolicious ·
And if they put it in good packaging? Americans will eat it. That's the sad part. Just like Walmart currently is promoting ugly fruit and vegetables. Americans will buy ANYTHING if advertised right. i know I ain't eating that shyte. If it don't look right? I ain't buying it. Bottom line. But!
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Re: Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta

sunnubian ·
Yeah, but what about for citizens of other countries? Plus, I don't know if I believe that China [Lead-poison, children's toys] China, really bans GMOs or any other toxic, man-made chemicals . . .
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Re: Dangerous Liaisons: ChemChina's Bid for Syngenta

Norland ·
While these fuckers are trying to kill everyone, they're going to accidentally kill themselves in the process too. Lighter skinned people really aren't the sharpest knives in the drawer. Nothing wrong with thinking you are until you too, are deader than a door nail.
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Meet the 21-year-old Chicago organizer whose Rahm Emanuel takedown was heard around the world

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THE FUTURE IS BRIGHT 2 / 21 / 17 8 AM Meet the 21-year-old Chicago organizer whose Rahm Emanuel takedown was heard around the world MSNBC RELATED VIDEOS For Chicago residents, the pain of 'Chi-Raq' is all too real Activist 'Chicago Girl' explains why the U.S. can't deny Syrians refuge By Katherine Krueger FOLLOW " data-title="Meet the 21-year-old Chicago organizer whose Rahm Emanuel takedown was heard around the world" style="box-sizing: inherit; background-color: transparent; color:...
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Congressman Green Call for Donald Trump's Impeachment | Sign Here to Impeach Donald Trump Now

sunnubian ·
Black congressman threatened with lynching Rep. Green: Lynching Threats Will Not Deter Trump Impeachment ************************ Sign Here to Impeach Donald Trump Now From the moment he assumed the office, President Donald Trump has been in direct violation of the US Constitution. The President is not above the law. We will not allow President Trump to profit from the presidency at the expense of our democracy. Congress’s impeachment investigation should include the President’s violations...
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Lawyers testy in unsealed Tamara Greene suit

sunnubian ·
Lawyers testy in unsealed Tamara Greene suit <h6>Testimony of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick may be unsealed in the Tamara Greene lawsuit. / Free Press file photos</h6> During the six years of legal battles after the death of exotic dancer Tamara Greene in federal court, tensions between parties often ran high. How high got a little clearer late Monday when U.S. District Judge Gerald Rosen unsealed hundreds of pages of deposition transcripts, affidavits and other...
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ADOS Shrinks Reparationist Politics to Fit the Cramped Horizon of Tribalism

sunnubian ·
ADOS Shrinks Reparationist Politics to Fit the Cramped Horizon of Tribalism Bruce A. Dixon , BAR managing editor 15 Mar 2019 “ ADOS followers throw away the internationalism of their forbears, embracing instead a sometimes polite, but always frank hostility toward immigrants of all nations on the grounds that they’re either economic competition for native-born blacks...” Why can’t y’all just decide to be what you already are – more like us – a white co-worker named Travis asked me in the...
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Re: PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

Yemaya ·
Damn we can't eat ANYTHING!
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Re: PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by Yemaya: Damn we can't eat ANYTHING! I know, Yemaya. I just wonder what in the hell have I eaten so far that I don't know about. I'm thinking seriously about just becoming Vegan.
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Re: PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

Kocolicious ·
Hate to tell ya....but! It is also used as castor oil!!! Memba taking that as a child? As it is used in perfume, favoring in cooking [vanilla] and cigarettes! Well nobody with a SANE mind should be smoking....but! You get where I'm going right. All I can say is poor beaver. Just like the pig..can't KEEP nothing for itself. And as for being a vegan....well my sista it has its own issues as well. So what do you do? Pray!!! That could be the very reason why folks USED to ALWAYS pray over their...
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Re: PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

sunnubian ·
I've heard plenty of horror stories about food production and I try not to think about it, but, there is the issue of there being far too many health problems with Americans, and I believe the majority of it can be traced to our food supply. I am cooking my own food, trying to grow some of it, and trying to stay away from as much processed food as possible. But, the mere fact that the FDA would even allow a company to "flavor" food with a damn beaver's ass glands, and not tell the public and...
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Re: Processed Meats Declared Too Dangerous for Human Consumption May 16, 2013

Kocolicious ·
You know what? This is what I don't get. Why would a hospital have food that is not good for human consumption? That would be the last place....right? And yet you go into the cafeteria and find hot dogs, sausages, links, bolonga, bacon etc all for the serving. First, we need to start with health professionals who are buying this stuff and feeding it to patients and the visitors. Make them accountable. What? They're trying to STAY in business? I think this is a CRIME. We have the ability to...
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Re: Bill Maher Speaks The Truth About Genetically Modified Foods, Slams Obama

Kocolicious ·
I mean I don't have anything against MAHER per se. I just don't LIKE white boys thinking they are QUALIFIED to talk about my president when there are SOOOOOOOOOOO many whitefolks who have traditionally DONE far far WORSE. All of a sudden....my president have to be food police? Come on they have been focking the FOOD way before the Food Adminstration was born. As a matter of fact, that was the MAIN reason why it was formed cuz massa was putting all kinds of fillers in meat....especially. And...
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Re: Man Convicted Of Killing His First Family Pleads Guilty To Slaying His Second

sunnubian ·
SH!T LIKE THIS IS ONE OF THE PRIMARY REASONS IT PISSES ME OFF TO KNOW THAT SOME LITTLE TEENAGE BOY OR YOUNG PUNK IS BEING UNNECESSARILY "STOPPED AND FRISKED", OR IS SITTING IN PRISON FOR 10, 15, 20, 42, YEARS OR FOR LIFE, FOR SOME NON-VIOLENT CRIME, OR SOME INNOCENT BLACK PERSON IS BEING PULLED OVER BY COPS FOR DWB, NOT TO MENTION ALL OF THE YOUNG BLACK MALES WHO HAVE BEEN AMBUSHED AND MURDERED OR COLD-BLOODED EXECUTED BY RACIST AND HOMICIDAL COPS . . . WHAT THE HELL ARE SO MANY BLACK PEOPLE...
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Re: Man Convicted Of Killing His First Family Pleads Guilty To Slaying His Second

Kocolicious ·
I totally agree my sista. There is a conspiracy against black people-always have been. Just look at the history of incarceration in this country. And they are planning to incarcerate more blacks. Especially with this blue lives matter executive order Trump just signed. This is the time when black people need to start pushing personal issues aside and BOND solidarity with its black culture. We need to stop this self-hate [with is another weapon used against us] and use the brain the universe...
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Processed Meats Declared Too Dangerous for Human Consumption May 16, 2013

sunnubian ·
Processed Meats Declared Too Dangerous for Human Consumption May 16, 2013 Posted by Dreamhealer in Animals , Diet , Dreamhealer , Government , Health , Longevity , Research . trackback The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) has just completed a detailed review of more than 7,000 clinical studies covering links between diet and cancer . Its conclusion is rocking the health world with startling bluntness: Processed meats are too dangerous for human consumption. Consumers should stop buying and...
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PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION!

sunnubian ·
   Tell the FDA: Crushed beavers are not a "natural flavoring"Sign this Petition! 29,653 of 100,000 supporters have signed  For years, the FDA has allowed companies to use "castoreum" to flavor ice cream and other foods. The...
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Bill Maher Speaks The Truth About Genetically Modified Foods, Slams Obama

sunnubian ·
Bill Maher Speaks The Truth About Genetically Modified Foods, Slams Obama Posted on December 9, 2012 by Angie “Shut up and eat your mutant chili.” WATCH: Found on YouTube . Submitted by Angie A. _share Share on email Share on twitter Share on google_plusone
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Re: "The Green Book": So, both the West and Islamic Ruled Countries Wanted Gaddafi Dead . . . Umm

Kocolicious ·
Wow! All I can say is good luck with that. Folks have been trying to eradicate both Islamic and Christian forces since the 5th and 6th centuries respectfully. So far? Not even a dent. But!
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Re: "The Green Book": So, both the West and Islamic Ruled Countries Wanted Gaddafi Dead . . . Umm

Xumbrarchist ·
Black Power Economics Black Man's Burden (1961) by Mack Reynolds http://sfgospel.typepad.com/sf...ia-and-progress.html http://www.feedbooks.com/book/4826/black-man-s-burden Border, Breed Nor Birth (1963) by Mack Reynolds http://www.readbookonline.net/read/44240/93267/ Xum
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The 6 Creepiest Lies the Food Industry is Feeding You

sunnubian ·
The 6 Creepiest Lies the Food Industry is Feeding You By Pauli Poisuo June 18, 2012 4,073,064 views As we've talked about before , the food industry is based almost entirely on a series of lies that, quite frankly, most of us just prefer to believe ("'All natural?' Sounds healthy to me!"). But we have to draw the line somewhere, right? Especially when the food you buy has nothing to do with what it says on the label. #6. Your Honey and Spices Are Fake Getty If you're like us and you only use...
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Tuskegee University Scientist Wins $1,100,000 Cancer Research Grant

sunnubian ·
Tuskegee University Scientist Wins $1,100,000 Cancer Research Grant Hadiyah-Nicole Green, an assistant professor at the university, won the grant to develop a cancer treatment. BY: FELICE LEÓN Posted: Jan. 6 2016 12:58 PM Hadiyah-Nicole Green is in a league of her own. She was the second African-American woman to receive a doctorate in physics from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. And today she's an assistant professor at Tuskegee University and stands as one of fewer than 100 black...
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Re: Tuskegee University Scientist Wins $1,100,000 Cancer Research Grant

Momentum ·
Lasers and optics, yeah she is math super smart. optics involves a lot of math as well as lasers. Sounds like she is on the technical end of healing cancer. Props to this young beautiful lady!
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"The Green Book": So, both the West and Islamic Ruled Countries Wanted Gaddafi Dead . . . Umm

sunnubian ·
Libya Sentences Pan-African Educator to Death by Firing Squad August 6, 2013 | Filed under: Africa , Featured | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 33 Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim AFRICANGLOBE – Two days ago, the U.S.-NATO installed regime in Libya sentenced the respected academic and political philosopher Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim to death by firing squad. Dr. Ibrahim was once Libya’s secretary for education and is a Gaddafi loyalist. He has written extensively on the Jamahiriyan ideology or what is known as the Third...
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Re: Meet the 21-year-old Chicago organizer whose Rahm Emanuel takedown was heard around the world

Kocolicious ·
Wow! And he's ONLY 21? This young dude spoke so eloquently didn't miss a beat! My prediction if America is still here? He will climb up fast and become a senator and who knows...maybe the next president. I was so PROUD to hear him speak. Excellent presentation on his feet. Hal Lay Lu Yer....hope IS alive! But!
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Re: Congressman Green Call for Donald Trump's Impeachment | Sign Here to Impeach Donald Trump Now

Kocolicious ·
He is a STRONG black man and will not be intimidated. As well as we all shouldn't be. Trump is a coward, racist, misogynist, and idiot. He is trying to SCARE Americans....well he's also a bully. I have never known a president to hate the people he serves.....and that right there is enough to impeach his ass. So let's do it. Now! But!
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Re: Congressman Green Call for Donald Trump's Impeachment | Sign Here to Impeach Donald Trump Now

Norland ·
He fired Comey because Comey's a good looking white man. 6 ft. 8 inches tall, dark haired, looks awesome in a suit like President Obama, stood proudly tall, and made the German look like a cartoon muppet. He fired James Comey because he was jealous. The German could buy a million dollar suit and never look as good as either one of the others. N.E.V.E.R!!!!!!
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Re: ADOS Shrinks Reparationist Politics to Fit the Cramped Horizon of Tribalism

RadioRaheem ·
The writer is misinformed. ADOS is not about dividing the Africans that were enslaved by other countries. The purpose is to focus on the legitimate claim of Africans in America that have been enslaved here, built this country, and are due reparations. If the descendants of Caribbean slave nations want to file a claim against their former colonizer, they can and should do so on their own. This matter has been brought to the spotlight because the Democratic Party just get free votes from Black...
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Re: ADOS Shrinks Reparationist Politics to Fit the Cramped Horizon of Tribalism

sunnubian ·
I must admit that the writer's point was confusing to me, in that it accuses this movement (ADOS) of tribalsim, supposedly, it appears, because ADOS is only advocating for Reparations for descendants of American slaves. However, from the beginning, each Black nation has demanded Reparations from their perspective former enslavers/colonizers, etc. So, . . .
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Re: “It’s Eco-Socialism or Death”

Norland ·
Damn, I don't want to be a "dumb ass", but this article is long!!! Cooperation Jackson sounds like some relative to Jesse. "We have to..., we should... pay attention to climate change...etc. Pay attention to how Africa lives in extreme heat. Africans live in mud huts, some of them, among wild animals, relieve themselves in mud holes (I imagine; ain't really sure), but life goes on there with wars raging and everything else. We're all going to die at some point or another. Maybe it'll be...
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