The LaRouche Plan
The Basement Project
It is not Greece that is bankrupt, but Europe's "bad bank," the European Central Bank. The fact that the ECB will go bust is what preventing any restructuring of the unpayable Greek debt.
State-wide protests against looming huge education cuts in California entered their third day yesterday, with teachers demonstrating from San Diego well up into the North Country. Sixty-five protestors were arrested at the state capitol in Sacramento on Monday, after they refused to leave the building.
The results of a research project conducted by the US Geological Survey, released on Tuesday and published in Nature Geoscience magazine, prove that distant earthquakes—even thousands of miles away—have an impact on California's San Andreas Fault.
At its legislative conference in Washington, D.C., this week, the International Association of Machinists (IAM) prominently supported the passage of HR 1489, which calls for the reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall Act. On Monday evening IAM President Tom Buffenbarger spoke in support of the legislation.
The Mississippi River crested in Memphis, reaching 47.85 feet at 2 AM, Tuesday morning, according to the National Weather Service, just short of the recod 48.7 feet set in 1927. It's not expected to begin dropping right away, however. "It's going to meander around that level for the next 24 to 36 hours," meteorologist Bill Borghoff told the Memphis Commercial Appeal, Tuesday.
Believe it or not, but WBGU head, genocidalist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, and IPCC chairman Rajendra Pachauri, two paid "climate advisors" of Deutsche Bank, participated in a workshop on the "Fate of Mountain Glaciers in the Anthropocene" organized on April 2-4 by the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of Sciences (PAS).
On Monday, government delegates meeting in Abu Dhabi approved a 1,000-page Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) which projects that renewable energies such as solar, wind, or bioenergy could supply up to 77% of the world's demand by 2050.
You might think that if your house lost two walls and its roof as a result of a tornado, and dozens of other homes in your neighborhood suffered similar damage, that after FEMA inspectors went through the neighborhood, your home would be eligible for federal disaster aid, so that you could rebuild it. Not so in Barack Obama's America.