WEB Notes: The increase in die-offs around the globe is staggaring to say the least. In the second article at the bottom of this post the quote by the scientist is very telling. He states, “no pathogen has ever wiped out its host population without being pushed significantly by some other environmental factor.” What happened in this region of the world several years ago? The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster and it surly cannot be helping the situation. Another article today that stated, ‘thousands of birds have died on the shoreline of Alaska‘.
Monsanto is buying up heirloom seed companies and trademarks. Maddy Harland discovers who is buying what and how to avoid Monsanto. She explores why what we buy can be a form of positive activism.
WEB Notes: I am sure it will cost far more than 448k American jobs.
As he walked on a beach in the western Prince William Sound town of Whittier, seabird biologist David Irons was startled when he saw hundreds of white lumps on the black rock beach.
WEB Notes: It was just a few years ago that the lie the US tried to oust Assad failed, the lie of chemical weapons use. However this time around everyone has bought the lie that there is a true grass roots effort if you will to remove Assad which there is not. The groups fighting Assad are all paid proxies. Of course Kerry would make this statement since the fighting will not stop until Assad is removed from power.
French prime minister Manuel Valls has warned that the EU could die quickly, and be dead within months. Valls made these comments during a panel discussion with the German finance minister.
WEB Notes: They all want him to step down that is a fact. The US and Russia has already set a timeline of 18 months to have a new Constitution in Syria. We have about 12 months left on that time table if that.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is attempting to fast track a “war powers” bill that will allow President Obama nearly unlimited power to deploy the military anywhere in the world for any length of time – including on U.S. soil.
There’s great news for adventurous male Olympic hopefuls: if they declare themselves women and reduce their testosterone below 10 nmol/L for at least 12 months prior to competition, they can compete against ladies.
Venezuela’s opposition-led congress on Friday rejected President Nicolas Maduro’s request for emergency powers amid a plunging national economy, the depths of which were dramatized by an IMF estimate that inflation this year will top 700 percent.