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  1. Ralph47

    World No Tobacco Day

    The World Health Organization marks May 31st as the World No Tobacco Day. This year's theme is, "Tobacco and heart disease". WNTD 2018 will be focused on how tobacco consumption is an important factor affecting heart disease risk. A WHO report reveals that 12% of cardiovascular disease-related...
  2. Ralph47

    End Of The World Any Moment Now!

    Supposed to happen today according to so-called "prophecy".
  3. Ralph47

    The World WON'T Come To An End On The 23rd

    It's a hoax! :D Reports are circulating that “Planet X,” or Nibiru, will collide with Earth on April 23, 2018, bringing forth Doomsday, but don’t plan for the end of the world just yet. The April 23rd prophecy is a hoax, and NASA has repeatedly said that Planet X isn’t real. The theory that...
  4. Ralph47

    USA ranked second-best country in the world

    Indubitably! :D
  5. N

    Canada ranked second-best country in the world

    Canada ranked second-best country in the world .
  6. N

    8 richest people as wealthy as poorest half of the world

    ' 8 richest people as wealthy as poorest half of the world Meanwhile, President Slimeball is working hard to eliminate estate taxes on himself and his crony oligarchs. .
  7. N

    A Modest Proposal for World War Three

    ' Certain personal experiences of the past few days have led me to consider, yet again, how thin-skinned and tetchy Americans are --- how quickly their tolerance for dissent and the opinions of other people disappears when criticism of their society and ways of doing things becomes at all...
  8. tecoyah

    Does the world sit and watch....again?

    The new report on North Korean civil rights is very disturbing, and rings of the news trickling out of Hitlers Germany long ago. "At a press conference to launch the report, Kirby said there were "many parallels" between the evidence he had heard and crimes committed by the Nazis and their...
  9. tecoyah

    The "REAL" World

    Think you know what the Earth looks like.....think again. n8zBC2dvERM We Have Been Misled By An Erroneous Map Of The World For 500 Years
  10. C

    50th ANNIVERSARY OF JFK'S ASSASSINATION--ITS LASTING EFFECT ON OUR COUNTRY, THE WORLD

    I wanted to share this YouTube musical/visual presentation reflecting on the lasting effects of JFK's assassination almost 50 years ago. I co-wrote the song "Childhood's End" and assisted in the video production. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ssPibCd-1U I've been a lyricist/songwriter...
  11. Cerise

    Breakthrough in world's oldest undeciphered writing

    The world's oldest undeciphered writing system, which has so far defied attempts to uncover its 5,000-year-old secrets, could be about to be decoded by Oxford University academics. This international research project is already casting light on a lost bronze age middle eastern society where...
  12. DodgeFB

    Welcome to the world of ChickenDiapers a clean place for chickens and their humans to

    This shows how bad our economics are.:o I did not post a link since there are a few sites selling this product. If you are in the market just go to Google, they can fix you up.:p
  13. myp

    US corporate tax rate to become highest in world April 1st

    Japan cut theirs effective April 1st and there you have it. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/u-corporate-tax-rate-poised-171800370.html
  14. M

    6 Countries Responsible for Weapon Proliferation in the World!

    Weapon Proliferation is a term used by many intellectuals around the globe to pin point those whom are indulge in spreading arms. There are 6 major countries in the world that are found responsible for selling arms and indirectly responsible for conflicts around the globe. Read details...
  15. myp

    Clinton, Summers favorites for World Bank position

    With the World Bank President stepping down, the search is on for the next head. The US will make the appointment as per tradition (in which the Europeans appoint the IMF and the US World Bank) and right now Lawrence Summers and Hilary Clinton are favorites. Summers I can see, but I was a bit...
  16. myp

    The World is Flat

    Check out this talk given by multiple Pulitzer winner Thomas Friedman at MIT. It is based on his book "The World is Flat" and discusses globalization and how we are all getting to be on an equal playing field and what that means to America. It is a long video, but worth the time if you have it...
  17. C

    Capitalism in the Real World vs. Capitalism in an Ivory Tower

    This is the tired refrain we often hear from the apologists and advocates of capitalism: ?It?s unfair to lambaste capitalism with the flaws of our economic system, because our economic system isn?t at all true to the core and classic principles of capitalism. If we only had a system that was...
  18. G

    World Harmony Through Panarchy

    [FONT=Univers-CondensedLight] [FONT=Times New Roman]Putting aside that World Peace will never be a possibility because negativity will always exist, would the concept of World Harmony still be potential? Balance can often be a synonym of Harmony depending on the topic of discussion. Harmony is...
  19. RonPrice

    one of the most influential sociologists and philosophers in the world

    JURGEN HABERMAS In 1962 Jurgen Habermas(b. 1929-), a German man who became one of the most influential sociologists and philosophers in the world during the decades of his middle and late adulthood, accepted the position of extraordinary professor of philosophy at the University of Heidelberg...
  20. C

    What the World Needs is a Spiritual Left

    Today, sadly, it’s the religious right, the fascist fundamentalists who are out there politically “witnessing” to their faith and boldly getting in the face of society on a variety of issues. It hasn’t always been this way, no, religion isn’t always a reactionary force for bigotry and the status...