Save the bay Campaign

About the Campaign Link @ http://www.savesfbay.org/about-campaign Why are plastic bags bad for the Bay? Plastic bags pollute our waters, smother wetlands and entangle and kill animals. In fact, approximately one million plastic bags pollute San Francisco Bay each year. Bay trash flows into the ocean to join the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, an area estimated at [...]

‘Occupy Wall Street’ protests spread to D.C., Boston, L.A. and Chicago in September

‘Occupy Wall Street’ protests spread to D.C., Boston, L.A. and Chicago   View Photo Gallery —  The movement is seeking to gather 20,000 people to set up beds, kitchens and peaceful barricades in order to occupy Wall Street for a few months as Boston protests support their effort to end corporate greed. Link @ http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/occupy-wall-street-protests-spread-to-dc-boston-la-and-chicago/2011/10/04/gIQA9IOOLL_story.html?fb_ref=NetworkNews   [...]

How Occupy Wall Street could succeed

How Occupy Wall Street could succeed Link @ http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/post/how-occupy-wall-street-could-succeed/2011/10/03/gIQABaLtIL_blog.html?tid=sm_twitter_washingtonpost Posted by Suzy Khimm at 05:26 PM ET, 10/03/2011 (AP)First, the movement would have to attract institutional support, garnering both a broad coalition and a specific agenda. So far, its objectives have remained hazy. “Labor, lefty Democrats . . . mainstream people associated one way or another with the Democratic [...]

Occupy Wall Street: A Globalist Op Designed to Destroy Efforts to End the Fed

Occupy Wall Street: A Globalist Op Designed to Destroy Efforts to End the Fed Link @ http://www.infowars.com/occupy-wall-street-a-globalist-op-designed-to-destroy-efforts-to-end-the-fed/ Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com October 2, 2011 A couple days after the initial launch of the Occupy Wall Street protests, Infowars.com received an email taking us to task for attributing the movement to Anonymous, the activist hacker group. How [...]

Will Robots Take Your Job? Not if You Adapt: A Future Tense Event Recap

Will Robots Take Your Job? Not if You Adapt: A Future Tense Event Recap By Torie Bosch  | Posted Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, at 2:20 PM ET     Link @ http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2011/09/30/robots_in_the_work_force_s… If you want to survive the robot invasion of white-collar jobs, you need to invest in obsequiousness. A strong fashion sense might help, too. [...]

“Occupy Wall Street” Gaining Momentum; Unions Pledge Support

“Occupy Wall Street” Gaining Momentum; Unions Pledge Support By Slate V Staff  | Posted Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, at 2:10 PM ET     Occupy Wall Street is trending as the growing nonviolent protest garners national attention. The movement began on September 17 as a response to a call from Adbusters to protest corporate greed, bailouts, [...]

The Occupy Wall Street protests and the creation of the post-Obama left.

Vacancy The Occupy Wall Street protests and the creation of the post-Obama left. By David Weigel|Posted Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at 3:24 PM ET Link @ http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2011/10/occupy_wall_street_and_the_creation_of_the_post_obama_left_.html A protester at Occupy Wall Street on Oct. 3 Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images. NEW YORK—“Mic Check!” “MIC CHECK!” In Zuccotti Park, temporary home to a few hundred [...]

Parents Charged $500 For Lemonade Violation

Parents Charged $500 For Lemonade Violation by NPR STAFF LINK @ http://www.npr.org/2011/06/18/137265777/parents-charged-500-for-lemonade-violation?ft=1&f=1001 RObby Comment – there also is a podcast and transcript if you want to listen to the story or read it.  SCOTT SIMON, host: text size A A A June 18, 2011       Some children may have learned a little politics this week. A group of [...]

Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs

Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs By Steph in Architecture & Design, Technology & Futurism Link @ Robby comment – I love how these look. We can have beautiful buildings that are part of our  surrounding environment not competing with it but living in harmony with nature. I love these.   Who wouldn’t want to stay in a hotel [...]

Vipassana Meditation Courses In Prisons

Vipassana Meditation Courses In Prisons Link @ http://www.prison.dhamma.org/usprison.htm     Prison Courses in the United States Vipassana courses have been held in three U.S. correctional facilities: the W.E. Donaldson Correctional Facility, a level 6 maximum-security state prison in Bessemer, Alabama, near Birmingham; the San Francisco Jail; and the North Rehabilitation Facility (N.R.F.), which was minimum-security [...]

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