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Zika proves that excluding undocumented immigrants from health coverage puts the entire nation’s health at risk
From: Salon.com | By: Bob Hennelly | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Green Party frontrunner slams Democrats for saying the right thing to working people, but doing something else
From: Salon.com | By: Brad Friedman, The Brad Blog | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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From Elaine Benes & Selina Meyer to "Arrested Development," Julia Louis-Dreyfus has earned the title of comedy MVP
From: Salon.com | By: Mark Peters | Monday, May 30, 2016
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SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China’s largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs — were they bulging? “I like...
From: Salon.com | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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The Pulitzer-winning novelist opens up about social justice, race, sexism and how literature can change the world
From: Salon.com | By: Jonathan Dick | Monday, May 30, 2016
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You can now use an interactive guide to discover more about the world’s carbon dioxide emissions. “Carbon Emissions Around The World” quickly calculates the CO2 emissions of different countries. The program becomes especially important in view...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Sandy Dechert | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Franco-Brazilian firm Triptyque Architecture has unveiled an ambitious plan to convert the long-neglected Minhocão viaduct undersection into a vibrant public space covered in suspended plants. Working with landscape architect Guil Blanche, the architects...
From: Inhabitat | By: Nicole Jewell | Monday, May 30, 2016
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This is not a simple candidacy — or candidate.
From: New York Magazine | By: Rebecca Traister | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Breakthrough…(click to view full) The US Navy flies the F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet fighters, and has begun operating the EA-18G Growler electronic warfare & strike aircraft. Many of these buys have been managed out of common multi-year procurement...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Charlize Theron and Emily Blunt bonded on the set of their new movie The Huntsman: Winter’s War and that friendship showed this weekend! A baby shower was hosted by Charlize on Sunday (May 29) to celebrate Emily‘s pregnancy, her second with husband...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Putin’s regime “is unsustainable.”
From: Business Insider | By: Peter Farquhar | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The lawyers representing the IDF medic who is charged in the killing of a wounded Palestinian in Hebron in March called yesterday for the return to Israel of Abdel Fattah al-Sharif's body, which was released on Friday and buried by his family in Hebron...
From: Mondoweiss | By: Kate | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Berlin Mayor Michael Müller has been accused of blocking a new cycling bill that could drastically cut the city's carbon footprint. Urban traffic is considered one of the world's biggest polluters.
From: Deutsche Welle | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The current wind power installation has replaced millions of liters of diesel fuel and helped protect the islands endangered animals.
From: TreeHugger | By: Megan Treacy | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Transport operator EMT in Madrid, Spain, has ordered 82 Mercedes-Benz Citaro NGT (Natural Gas Technology) buses. The order includes 40 Mercedes-Benz Citaro natural-gas-powered 18m articulated busesand 42 Mercedes-Benz natural-gas-powered rigids with...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The G7 hammered one more nail in the fossil fuel industry's coffin. As many countries pursue clean energy technology and progress towards renewable energy, G7 leaders wrote in a joint declaration of their determination to "accelerate our work towards...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lacy Cooke | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Matt Chase The couple who had panicked the nation's right-wing politicians and pundits sits on a couch in a spartan ground-level apartment on the outskirts of San Bernardino, California. Thirty-two-year-old Samer is in a blue sweatshirt and jeans, lounging...
From: Mother Jones | By: Bryan Schatz | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Like many Americans, you may be lighting up the barbecue this holiday weekend — but if you want to set yourself apart from the bands of boring black grills, take a cue from our guide to stylish green grills. From DIY creations to hot spots that also...
From: Inhabitat | By: Cameron Scott | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Australia-based Licella Fibre Fuels Pty Ltd. and Canada-based Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (CPPI), through its subsidiary Canfor Pulp Ltd., signed an agreement to form a joint-venture: Licella Pulp Joint Venture. Licella Pulp Joint Venture will investigate...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The good albums of 1996 were inventive, forceful, noisy, and melodic -- let's revisit these 10 great works of art
From: Salon.com | By: Scott Timberg | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Few Americans know that in concert with the abominable Newt Gingrich, Clinton was secretly getting ready in 1997 to privatize Social Security, before he got distracted by America’s discovery that when he pulled his stiffie from Monica Lewinsky’s...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: Evert Cilliers | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie getting divorced? For months, the superstar pair have been making headlines in regard to her alleged weight loss struggles and his alleged affairs with both Marion Cotillard and Lizzy Caplan. As Pitt continues to film...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Lindsay Cronin | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Let’s not get too wordy about this because the Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale is a feeding frenzy for cheapies like us. The post Wish List: Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Wallet Emptying (Sale) appeared first on Broke and Beautiful....
From: Broke and Beautiful | By: Lindsay Ginn | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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A calendar of culinary events in Denver from June 1-7, 2016.
From: Denver Post | By: Ian Longmire | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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"It was basically the child or the gorilla, and they chose”
From: Time | By: Rishi Iyengar | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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The fields bend the hairs and that generates a nerve signal, scientists say.
From: NPR | By: Nell Greenfieldboyce | Monday, May 30, 2016
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One of my best friends is graduating from an MBA next week. Other best friend and I would like to get her an ingenious (aka not traditional) gift. Any ideas? We're all 33 year-old women.We're so proud of our friend! Don't know how those titles will end...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: CrazyLemonade | Monday, May 30, 2016
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“If you want to respect the old, the contrast should be brutal. I want to be very clear what is old and what is new.” —Dirk Wynants Project  Wynants Residence Architect  Govaert & Vanhoutte Architects In 2006, Dirk Wynants, owner of the outdoor...
From: Dwell | By: keesh | Sunday, May 29, 2016
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History, memory, and spontaneous order
From: Reason | By: Jesse Walker | Monday, May 30, 2016
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by Bill Benzon My paternal grandfather, Axel Benzon, was a Dane. He and his wife, Louise, immigrated to America early in the 20th Century. He was trained as an engineer, was educated in the classics, and took up photography and...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: Bill Benzon | Monday, May 30, 2016
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When it comes to college, what’s not to like? Well, maybe there’s something — like the long hours studying, the......
From: College Candy | By: College Candy | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Halle Berry has shared an adorable new GIF photo of her two kids on her Instagram account. The 49-year-old actress’ kids – Nahla, 8, and Maceo, 2, – are seen twirling flowers and looking all sorts of cute together. PHOTOS: Check out the latest...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The colorful collage left at Sonka's burial plot on Memorial Day at the Fort Logan National Cemetery helped paint a personal picture of a man who died at 23 while serving his country.
From: Denver Post | By: Kirk Mitchell | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The once-idyllic suburb is now a ghost town.
From: Grist | By: Heather Smith | Monday, May 30, 2016
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From yesterday's walk through the neighborhood....
From: Ann Althouse | By: Ann Althouse | Monday, May 30, 2016
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In this tutorial, I’m going to share with you some simple and inexpensive ways to create beautiful flower images. You will learn to add light by using a flashlight and a reflector. If you add in some imagination and patience, you will soon be creating...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Vickie Lewis | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Although your wedding is a very special event, it doesn't mean you should go into debt because of it. You can save by cutting costs in certain areas, and perhaps the flowers can be one of them. Here are some ways to save on your wedding bouquets. Make...
From: SavvySugar | By: Emily Co | Monday, May 30, 2016
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In an unforgiving countryside, the writer and horticulturist Umberto Pasti has created Rohuna, his garden, which is nothing less than autobiography writ from earth and flora.
From: New York Times | By: UMBERTO PASTI | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Explore the writer and horticulturist Umberto Pasti’s wild garden.
From: New York Times | Monday, May 30, 2016
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The 54 distinctive countries that make up the African Union are some of the most diverse on the entire planet thanks to the differences in climate, languages, past European influences, and the impact that war has had on communities. With this amalgamation...
From: Selectism | By: Alec Banks | Monday, May 30, 2016
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As he prepares for a conference on implementing clean energy to combat climate change, energy secretary Ernest Moniz says he's confident the Obama administration's commitments will remain in place.
From: NPR | Sunday, May 29, 2016
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What’s your favorite color? The one question that has always had the power to unite us all, ever since we first learned to talk. Every kid has an instant answer, too. Mine was always yellow. In part because it’s bright and cheery and happy… But...
From: We are not Martha | By: Sues | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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The solar revolution will continue to unfold, meanwhile, and the better that innovation teams in the clean energy industries deploy their design magic – in the broadest possible sense of that word – the quicker it will all accelerate....
From: Energy Bulletin | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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Haim Saban, whose only issue is Israel, is the top donor to Hillary Clinton's superPAC in the first quarter of 2016, which shows that her hawkish stances on foreign policy, including support for regime change in Syria, is born out of dependence on Israel...
From: Mondoweiss | By: Philip Weiss | Monday, May 30, 2016
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Can clean energy replace fossil fuels? It’s already happening. The truth is, just as computers replaced typewriters and …
From: Las Vegas Sun | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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If Britain bolts the European Union, the dismantling of Britain is the natural and likely next step
From: Salon.com | By: Andrew Dewson | Sunday, May 29, 2016
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Switching careers 2. Sporadic loan interest payment calculator...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Trent Hamm | Monday, May 30, 2016
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You probably know about Bourbon from Kentucky, Scotch from Scotland, and Irish Whiskey from Ireland. You might even know about the wonderful whiskey now being produced in Japan. However, were you aware, or have you ever tasted, whiskey made in France,...
From: The Passionate Foodie | By: Richard Auffrey | Monday, May 30, 2016
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A day spent sipping and sailing like that crafted by Kari Rider Events + Karena Dixon sounds just about right for Memorial Day. Remembering those lost, embracing those you love and enjoying the warm weather. Hopefully you are doing all of the above....
From: Green Daily | By: Erin Lepperd | Monday, May 30, 2016
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A PETA employee writes, “Trapping, neutering and reabandoning cats makes humans feel better, not cats.”
From: New York Times | Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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