Saving Official Temperatures from
Alarmists’ High Stick and Natures Hip Check
The climate does not happen overnight but after 100 years it may change overnight –e.g., 506 more words
From Graham Ward’s book, The Politics of Discipleship: Becoming Postmaterial Citizens. (pg 97-98)
“Capitalism in its expanded global form is a participatory system. I may chose a postmaterialist option and not buy sportswear from Nike because of the charges of sweatshop exploitation, but my index-linked pension, the investments made by my mortgage company and my bank, my credit and debit cards, and online shopping all situate me very firmly in the global economy. 93 more words
Amazon is locked into a bitter dispute with French publisher Hachette, but this is not the first dispute, previously it was with Macmillan.
What Amazon is trying to do is drive down the price it pays, it demands ever larger discounts, whilst pretending it is acting for readers. 740 more words
Here’s an oldy but a goody, thought I’d share. From NewScientist.com:
From the Article:
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“The work, to be published in PLoS One, revealed a core of 1318 companies with interlocking ownerships (see image).
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I read the Jay report into child exploitation in Rotherham from cover to cover. As I did, I remembered my own experience as a Channel 4 News reporter in Bradford after the 2001 Manningham riots.