Monthly Archives: July 2014

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Plastic Is Overwhelming Our Ocean

The mysterious disappearance of a Malaysian air liner brought vessels and planes into thousands of hours searching in vain for a plane that simply vanished. For one month the mystery remains unsolved, leaving mourning relatives without closure. Those who searched vast areas of the ocean for a missing plane were given momentary brief hope when [...]

By | July 31st, 2014|Environment|2 Comments

Children Deserve Better Than 40 Year Learning Curves

One security minded medical nurse/social worker in Hong Kong asked me to escort her into a less-than-safe housing area of Kowloon, in order to bring nourishing food to a malnourished mother who could not carry a child nine months in her womb. The year was 1972. After numerous miscarriages, a cruel mother-in-law wanted her son [...]

By | July 29th, 2014|Op Ed|0 Comments

Israelis Are Turning Against Israel

During the 1980’s Mordechai Vanunu worked in the Israeli nuclear weapon division of his powerful nation. He was the first in recent decades to break open the secret of Israel’s possession of nuclear weapons. His plan to speak with a reporter from THE LONDON TIMES was interrupted by the Mossad (Israel’s CIA), who whisked him [...]

By | July 25th, 2014|Op Ed, Stories, Weapons of Mass Destruction|0 Comments

Heat Records Are Not Computer Projections

Yes, there is still a Flat Earth Society in 2014, and some might admit to being members. Google Earth provides another picture of a very round planet contour 24,000 miles in diameter. Don Easterbrook, a geology professor at Western Washington University claims Earth has stopped warming and begun a cooling trend. Josh Willis, a NASA [...]

By | July 23rd, 2014|Environment|0 Comments

History Will Plant Seeds

The ADVERTISER cartoon (July 19) begs for a review of history. “Forget Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador, just say your name is Elian and you’re from Cuba.” *Guatemala: The elected government of Jacobo Arbenz was overthrown in 1954 by the US/CIA (called “La CIA”) among people to the south who have lived in fear of [...]

By | July 21st, 2014|Op Ed|0 Comments

Ocean Is Dying To Tell Us Something

Strong evidence of a warming planet as presented recently in the USA TODAY section is not likely to gain the attention of contrarians in denial about what is occurring on our watch. Perhaps strong words spoken in July by Pope Francis about our treatment/neglect of Earth will generate more awareness. An encyclical (“letter to all [...]

By | July 7th, 2014|Environment|0 Comments