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What Are the Epistemologies of the South?

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Society of the Spectacle

December 12, 2015

We Mean Business, the latest roll-out by the financial elite, is unpacked at Wrong Kind of Green. Joining the Wall Street creations Avaaz, Ceres, Purpose and 350, the goal of…

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Free, Prior and Informed Consent

December 11, 2015

US Government Proposes to Weaken Informed Consent Three section of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (2007) state that indigenous peoples–indigenous nations–have a legitimate expectation that…

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Warming past the point of no return [UPDATE]

December 9, 2015

The Climate Change negotiations going on in Paris and finishing this week appear to be moving to the direction of corporations and states at the expense of native peoples–just as…

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Breakthrough Boondoggle

December 7, 2015

Breakthrough Energy Coalition — a global heist by venture capitalists

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China Syndrome*

December 4, 2015

When I was in college in the early 1970s, I did research on nuclear-related carcinogenic medical statistics for the people who ultimately stopped the proliferation of plants in Washington state….

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Clean Energy Ponzi Scheme

December 4, 2015

Nuclear power investor Bill Gates’ ‘clean energy’ scheme needs cheerleaders.

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A Fixed Mentality

December 2, 2015

In 2014, the San Francisco-based Energy Foundation/Fund (assets $100 million) granted four million to Sierra Club Foundation, a couple million to Natural Resources Defense Council, as well as $665,000 to…

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Rave New World

November 30, 2015

As the establishment rave in Paris winds down, the chimera of clean energy propels industrial societies toward nuking the future. The new age ghost dance, as an expression of social…

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Marching for Monsanto

November 29, 2015

The Paris Climate charade for privatization of the planet.

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SDG = Global Violence

November 28, 2015

Sustaining Privatization

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Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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