Category Archives: News and politics

China must release Liu Xiaobo – or lose its credibility | Václav Havel and Desmond Tutu | Comment is free | The Observer

  China must release Liu Xiaobo – or lose its credibility | Václav Havel and Desmond Tutu | Comment is free | The Observer Advertisements

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Obama! A Modern U.S. President

Obama! A Modern U.S. President http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y54FRMedT_s

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What female world leader caused a stir by entering a men’s locker room?

What female world leader caused a stir by entering a men’s locker room? Test yourself. Take the Fareed Challenge  http://bit.ly/fzchal43

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Secrets of the World’s Best School Systems

  http://www.newsweek.com/2010/08/16/secrets-of-the-world-s-best-school-systems.html  

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GOP favors the rich, exploits the poor, is defended by culture warriors, and isn’t Jeffersonian.

  GOP favors the rich, exploits the poor, is defended by culture warriors, and isn’t Jeffersonian.    http://j.mp/cUMf09

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Fear

Below is text from an excellent letter printed in yesterday’s newspaper.  The writer has it right on.   The GOP and right wing nuts are using the same tactics that they have found successful in the past. Fear ….   … Continue reading

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Scientists have found an immortal animal

  Scientists have found an animal that lives forever.http://green.yahoo.com/blog/guest_bloggers/26/the-world-s-only-immortal-animal.html

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