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Study: Fuels From Corn Waste Not More Effective Than Gas

WASHINGTON (AP) — Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration’s conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change. 796 more words

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The Legal Reality of the Bundy Ranch Situation

The Bundy Ranch situation in Nevada started as some sort of civil disobedience that morphed into obstruction of Justice and terrorism with calls to commit war crimes. 747 more words

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Kidnapped schoolgirls: Nigeria extends search to Cameroon, Chad borders

The Punch on 20 April, 2014

The Nigerian military has begun a deployment of soldiers along the country’s northern borders as part of efforts to rescue schoolgirls who were kidnapped by the Boko Haram sect on Monday night, SUNDAY PUNCH authoritatively reports… 631 more words

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The More Canadians Know About The Fair Elections Act, The Less They Like It: Poll

The Huffington Post Canada | By Eric Grenier

Opposition to the Conservative government’s proposed Fair Elections Act (Bill C-23) is widespread and growing, according to a… 498 more words

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How the Government Spends $5 of Your Tax Money (Infographic)

Every dollar you pay in taxes to the federal government is divvied up between a number of different programs. Here’s how your taxes wouldv’e been spent if you only had to pay $5 last year. (Click image to enlarge) 

The Land and the Law in Conflict--2

Last week the BLM finally decided to take down yet another Nevada rancher. A rancher, who was by most media accounts, simply defying the law, thereby, unlawfully allowing his cattle to graze on the public lands in question, and to many people it seemed to be just another case of not paying the price, for the privilege, as established. 5,920 more words

Our Nation Of Folks

It has now been over 5 years and have you considered who these “Folks” are that our President refers to in almost every address he makes. 544 more words

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