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Stein/Honkala: Obama, GOP pushing U.S. in wrong direction in “Fiscal Cliff”

2012 Green Party Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala have issued the following statement: Ending the Great Recession, not the deficit, is nation’s top priority 2012 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein said today that the so-called Fiscal Cliff Talks “need to focus on putting Americans back to work while creating

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The Most Important COP Briefing That No One Ever Heard | Truth, Lies, Racism & Omnicide

Originally published at Wrong Kind of Green.   “This was nothing less than a colonisation of the sky. $10 billion is not enough to buy us coffins.” – Lumumba Di-Aping On December 11, 2009 one of the most important briefings in the history of United Nations Conference of the Parties transpired (COP15) which took place

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Discounting Lives to Maximize Profits

Imitating Sgt. Schultz of “Hogan’s Heroes,” Walmart executives claimed they knew nothing—NOTHING—about working conditions in a garment factory in Bangladesh where 112 workers died and more than 150 were injured in a fire. Tazreen Fashions made Walmart’s Faded Glory brand clothes, as well as clothes for Sears and other dozens of other major retailers. Walmart