All News Articles for 2011-06-28

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Afghanistan: Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel Attacked by Taliban Militants
Taliban militants with at least one suicide bomb attack popular Kabul hotel, with Afghan police reportedly locked in gun battles
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Climate Skeptic Willie Soon Received $1m from Oil Companies, Papers Show
Documents obtained by Greenpeace show prominent opponent of climate change was funded by ExxonMobil, among others
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[title] Wisconsin Cuts Public School Budget
Governor Walker's Approved Wisconsin State Budget Includes Deep Spending Cuts in Public Education, Expansion of "Voucher School" Program
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Gaza Flotilla Ship 'Sabotaged by Divers'
Activists say Swedish ship due to join attempt to break Israel's blockade of Gaza has been damaged in Greek port.
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Climate Change Hots up in 2010, the Year of Extreme Weather
Last year was the joint-warmest on record and also the wettest over land, with sea ice levels dropping and drought on the rise
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[title] Thom Hartmann with Lester Brown: Is the Global Civilization Failing?
Thom sits down with Dr. Lester R. Brown, President-Earth Policy Institute / Author or co-author of more than 50 books, his latest is "World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse" Part 1:
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Fukushima Radiation Fears: Children Near Nuclear Plant to be Given Monitors
Dosimeters to be given to 34,000 children in city 45 miles from Tepco plant after high radiation readings
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