All Further Articles for 2009-12-05

Saturday, December 5, 2009
Tree Huggers: 15 Women Take It Off for the Environment
KEY WEST, Fla. - Fifteen mature environmental activists -- age 44 to 78 -- took off their clothes for a fund-raising 2010 calendar called Women Sustaining the Earth .
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No Mall No Way
In this season of obligatory, overboard and sometimes heartfelt giving, we will post occasional alternative ideas to sacking the mall of more plasic things that nobody needs except the predatory corporations that make them. Today: check out the Buzzflash store to buy great books, movies and stuff that can help progressive media stay afloat.
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Friday, December 4, 2009
Still Dying
After 25 years, a report on the disaster, ongoing scandal, daily hardship and protests that are Bhopal, which killed 20,000 people. Its survivors were compensated with the equivalent of a cup of tea a day.
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Cashing In On Faith, Tragedy and Sweaters
Glenn Beck might finally have something to cry about. His new movie The Christmas Sweater - A Return To Redemption, sold just 17 tickets in New York, 17 in Boston and 30 in Washington. It's something about a sweater, or as Gawker puts it, "the confession of a damaged depressive masquerading as a heart-warming hacky Xmas tale that has no moral besides 'be nice to mom or she will die but she won't really die but yes she will.' He cries in it. "This is my story," Beck says. "This is YOUR story."
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