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Greeks Enraged as the Parliament is set to approve Austerity plan

Thousands of Greeks arrive at the Parliament’s building to press their representatives to reject the new austerity package. Reuters June 28, 2011 Anti-austerity protests turned violent in Athens on Tuesday as the European Union warned Greek lawmakers the country faces immediate default unless they back an unpopular economic plan this week. Hooded youths throwing stones and wielding sticks set fire to garbage bins and a telecoms truck outside parliament ...Read full article...

TSA Airport Scanner Operators Suffering from Cancer

by Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda June 28, 2011 It took only a few years for the consequences of exposure to airport scanner radiation to come out. TSA airport scanner operators and other personnel discovered what are called clusters of cancer in their bodies after only a decade or so of working with these machines. The discovery of this information was done after the Electronic Privacy Information Center ...Read full article...

Radioactive water leaks from Japan’s damaged plant

Reuters June 28, 2011 Tons of radioactive water were discovered on Tuesday to have leaked into the ground from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, the latest in a series of leaks at the plant damaged in a March earthquake and tsunami, the country’s nuclear watchdog said. More than three months after the disaster, authorities are struggling to bring under control damaged reactors at the power plant, 240 km (150 miles) ...Read full article...

EU allows unapproved GM material in feed imports

Reuters June 28, 2011 The European Union adopted new rules on Friday allowing traces of unapproved genetically modified (GM) material in animal feed imports, in a bid to secure grain fodder supplies to the import-dependent bloc. “The regulation … addresses the current uncertainty EU operators face when placing on the market feed products imported from third countries,” the Commission said in a statement. The EU and its trading partners ...Read full article...

Airport Body Scanners NEVER Tested for Safety

The supposed safety study performed by NIST and mentioned by TSA did not happenned. Steve Watson Infowars.com June 27, 2011 Newly released internal government documents, obtained via the Freedom Of Information Act, reveal that the TSA, and specifically the head of the Department of Homeland Security, “publicly mischaracterized” the findings of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, in stating that NIST had positively confirmed the safety of full ...Read full article...

International ‘Court of Criminals’ calls for the arrest of Qaddafi

Associated Press June 27, 2011 The International Criminal Court has issued arrest warrants for Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, his son and his intelligence chief for crimes against humanity in the early days of their struggle to cling to power. Judges announced Monday that Gadhafi is wanted for orchestrating the killing, injuring, arrest and imprisonment of hundreds of civilians during the first 12 days of an uprising to topple him ...Read full article...

Austerity or “Catastrophe” are the tactics of Economic Terrorism

by Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda June 27, 2011 The economic terrorists that caused the current financial meltdown have not stopped at it and continue to threaten countries with two different tactics: austerity and the threat of a catastrophe, if their proposals are not implemented. Since Greece, Iceland, Portugal, Spain and other European countries began to show signs of economic stress, the bankers who designed the system itself ...Read full article...

The Sunscreen Info to fight Sunscreen Disinfo

NaturalNews.com June 27, 2011 Ask somebody about sunscreen and you’re likely to receive an earful of disinformation from a person who has been repeatedly misinformed by health authorities and the mainstream media. Almost nothing you hear about sunscreen from traditional media channels is accurate. So here’s a quick guide to the 7 most important things you need to know about sunscreen, sunlight and vitamin D: #1) The FDA refuses ...Read full article...

U.S. Fort Calhoun Power plant said to be operating safely. But Beware…

Erick Johnson Reuters June 27, 2011 A top regulator said on Sunday that a nuclear power plant threatened by flooding from the swollen Missouri River was operating safely and according to standards. “I got to see a lot of efforts they’re taking to deal with flooding and the challenges that presents,” Gregory Jaczko, the chairman of the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission, said after touring the Cooper Nuclear Station near ...Read full article...

Subsidizing Fertilizers will make Farmers Slaves to Companies

Asian Tribune June 27, 2011 In a letter to the Editor, Ranil Senananyake pointed out that, “The current subsidy in fertilizer is essentially an aid to the fertilizer industry.” He added that applying fertilizer on an agricultural field destroys the natural soil ecosystem, on which we have relied for generations. It also makes the farmer reliant on inputs of fertilizer forever, as the soil will lose its fertility. Ranil ...Read full article...

U.S. hosted Gold Cup Ceremony conducted only in Spanish

U.S. goalkeeper calls CONCACAF’s decision a ‘disgrace’ ESPN June 26, 2011 Goalkeeper Tim Howard was still upset after the U.S. lost the Gold Cup final, but his strongest reaction had nothing to do with the four goals Mexico slotted in his net. After El Tri’s 4-2 victory at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., Howard blasted CONCACAF officials for conducting the title ceremony in Spanish. “CONCACAF should be ashamed ...Read full article...

Internet Dictatorship Begins in Singapore

A “new” system that records every move, stores all passwords and homogenizes software and that will control the net from 3 major hubs. by John Markoff NYTimes June 25, 2011 A small group of Internet security specialists gathered in Singapore this week to start up a global system to make e-mail and e-commerce more secure, end the proliferation of passwords and raise the bar significantly for Internet scam artists, ...Read full article...

CSIRO to Start Human GMO Trials

ABC News June 24, 2011 The CSIRO has been given permission to conduct Australia’s first trial in which humans will eat genetically modified wheat. The wheat’s genes have been modified to lower the glycemic index and increase fibre to create a product which will improve bowel health and increase nutritional value. For the first time, it is being grown in outdoor trials in the ACT. The CSIRO’s Matthew Morell ...Read full article...

U2 Fans want Bono to Pay his Taxes

U2 was accused of donating only 1 percent of the monies collected through Bono’s ONE organization. AP June 24, 2011 U2 and its frontman Bono, known for their global poverty-fighting efforts, were accused of dodging taxes in Ireland by activists who crashed their performance at England’s Glastonbury festival. The anti-capitalist group Art Uncut inflated a 6-metre balloon emblazoned with the message “U Pay Your Tax 2.” Security guards wrestled ...Read full article...

U.S. Admiral Admits Attempt to Assassinate Qaddafi

By Josh Rogin FP June 24, 2011 The top U.S. admiral involved in the Libya war admitted to a U.S. congressman that NATO forces are trying to kill Libyan leader Muammar al-Qaddafi. The same admiral also said he anticipated the need for ground troops in Libya after Qaddafi falls, according to the lawmaker. House Armed Services Committee member Mike Turner (R-OH) told The Cable that U.S. Admiral Samuel Locklear, ...Read full article...