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Our Nation’s Gravest Threat – Mediocrity

We will solve nothing so long as we collectively shrug off challenges

By Michael M. Barrick

Does the Secret Service want President Obama dead? If you have even the slightest conspiracy theory streak guiding your thoughts, you might rightly think so in light of the ongoing security breaches at the White House and the juvenile behavior of the agency’s officers on foreign soil. 791 more words

Barrick Report

Rice and Agriculture development solution

An idea on how to solve not one but almost all other problems is a solution that is been done a long time ago. There is the problem of how to solve poverty, then there’s also the problem on how are we prepared when disaster strikes, Then another problem is how do we lessen traffic in our city, the place seems to be too congested. 287 more words


Uttarakhand floods

What happened in Uttarakhand a little over a year ago in June 2013?

According to the basic understanding all of us have, there was a heavy rainfall and it led to floods and there was a huge loss of life and property. 541 more words

Disaster Management

OC present at Emergency Services Exhibition

The Emergency Services show is a trade event dedicated to anyone who works in the emergency services. The Emergency Services show was developed to bring together everyone involved in emergency situations. 121 more words


Is India's disaster management a disaster?

Jammu and Kashmir has been hit by worst flood in centuries which began on 3rd sept, and India’s disaster management authority is once again under fire.almost five million people have been displaced in Jammu and Kashmir. 37 more words

(OPINION) Salceda and Albay: Surviving Perils of Disaster

MANILA, Philippines – As thousands of Albay residents marched toward various evacuation centers amid pending danger of Mayon Volcano, Governor Joey Salceda is yet again met with another serious and immediate threat – the entry of Tropical Storm Mario in the Philippine area of responsibility. 610 more words

OC supports winterisation re Syria humanitarian situation

“Winterisation for more than 2.4 million vulnerable refugees including the distribution/ replacement of winter relief items, upgrades to shelter and seasonal cash allowances” – Key priority, Inter-Agency Regional Update, 5 September 2014… 477 more words