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'Yankees Go Home': Venezuela Expels US Diplomats for 'Sabotage'
Officials are accused of 'financing and encouraging acts of sabotage against the electrical system and Venezuela's economy'
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The Demand for a Global Take-Over at Fukushima has Hit Critical Mass
More than 48,000 global citizens have now signed a petition at www.nukefree.org asking the United Nations and the world community to take charge of the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant. Another 35,000 have signed at www.rootsaction.org . An independent advisory group of scientists and engineers is...
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Fish From Fukushima
Fishermen have resumed fishing after postponing their start when hundreds of tons of radioactive water were found leaking into the sea from the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. Twenty-one trawlers brought home 5 tons of seafood, including octopus and squid, from the trial operation; if...
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Despite Fukushima Crisis, TEPCO Moves to Re-Start World's Largest Nuclear Plant
Company pushes to re-activate shuttered plant despite fresh reports of its failure to contain radiation leaks at Fukushima
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'Another Iraq is Possible': First Social Forum Opens in War-Torn Baghdad
Participants brave bomb blasts to celebrate opening ceremony calling for 'Peace, Human Rights, and Social Justice'
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Justice and Reparations!: Haiti's Cholera Victims Demand Accountability at UN
Demonstration in front of UN headquarters highlights need for real justice from UN-caused epidemic that has killed over 8,000
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New Right Livelihood Laureates Honored for 'Securing the Fundamentals of Human Life'
Four international campaigners make up this year's honorees of 'alternative Nobels'
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Crisis at Fukushima Continues to Spiral With Hole in Radiation Barrier
Fence made of silt that sits in harbor has been breached, TEPCO admits, sparking further concern of ocean contamination
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US, Iran Trade Cautious Overtures at UN
Following speeches by Obama and Rouhani on Tuesday, a Kerry-Zarif meeting on Thursday will be the highest-level formal encounter since 1979
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The Crisis at Fukushima's Unit 4 Demands a Global Take-Over
We are now within two months of what may be humankind’s most dangerous moment since the Cuban Missile Crisis. There is no excuse for not acting. All the resources our species can muster must be focused on the fuel pool at Fukushima Unit 4. Fukushima’s owner, Tokyo Electric (Tepco), says that within...
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