13:11 [Global Research] (E)
Dr. Danica Grujicic - What have they done to my country? Who has to decide that I may have to die. The war itself is a crime, but far beyond that, the soil, people and nature are damaged for billions of years by the use of depleted uranium (DU ammunition with depleted uranium). This affects not only the Serbian population, i.e. the citizens of Serbia, but also neighbouring countries such as Bulgaria, Greece and Romania, which are NATO members.
23:43 [Moon of Alabama] (E)
The Trump administration wants to reassert hegemony over Latin America. Cuba is one of its main targets. Through right wing allies and by its own means it targets Cuba`s most successful export program - the provision of Cuban doctors to countries in need of them. In 2002 the Bush administration created a program to train Latin American legal personal to wage a "war on corruption" in their home countries. Back in their countries the U.S. trained people would be fed U.S. intelligence on left wing politicians. It would allow them to launch which hunts on those the U.S. wanted out of the way.
23:07 [Big Think] (E)
One of the most frustrating aspects of medicine is the wild variations in efficacy. A pill that works wonders for one person is useless for someone else. A can`t-fail remedy proves to be completely ineffective, causing you to wonder how it could have ever been pushed to market. It must be Big Pharma playing with consumer minds once again.
8:35 [Grain.org] (E)
Over the past few months we’ve been inundated with alarming new evidence on how our industrial society is wreaking havoc upon other species and the rest of the natural environment. Not a week goes by without the emergence of a new report that stresses how the human-induced climate crisis is accelerating far beyond what scientists were predicting just a year or two ago. In April this year, a team of scientists published a report documenting that 40 percent of all insect species are in decline and could die out in the coming decades with catastrophic consequences for the natural ecosystems they are part of and the food crops they pollinate.
14:47 [RT] (E)
The lack of detail in the scandal over a breach in EU chemical safety laws by major producers is “a big danger” and gives only a glimpse into the real scale of the issue, Jurgen Maier, the head of a German environmental NGO, says.