Tokyo Professor: Surges in airborne radioactive releases have gone on for years at Fukushima — Exceeded 25,000 times normal level — Radiation…

Published: July 31st, 2014 at 6:42 pm ET By ENENews   Email Article 51 comments Asahi Shimbun , July 31, 2014: University of Tokyo’s team noted a surge in concentration of airborne radioactive cesium in neighboring Miyagi Prefecture. The researchers said the findings show that radioactive materials were repeatedly released into the environment and reached extensive areas the team placed a device to collect airborne dust at the town office of Marumori, 59 kilometers north-northwest of the stricken Fukushima plant between December 2011 and December 2013 there were eight cases in which the amount of radioactive cesium in the samples were at least 10 times higher than normal levels reaching 50 to 100 times higher than normal levels. A worker at the Fukushima plant said that TEPCO has not discussed any drastic measures, such as covering the reactor “It will likely resume debris cleanup when criticism calms down,” the worker said

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A New French Manifesto: Let Them Eat Old Cheese!

Worldcrunch.com / LE MONDE PARIS — Earlier this year, a new trend started in the United States. The first episode was when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) — citing hygienic reasons — reproached New York State’s cheesemakers for their  practice of aging cheese on wooden shelving.

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Italy Has Had It Up to Here With American Soldiers

The Dal Molin base in Vicenza , March 1, 2013 . Photo via Flickr .

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Consumer Alert: 7 Ways Soda Poisons Your Brain & Body

Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent July 31, 2014   Researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) presented findings at the 2014 Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB) Annual Meeting that showed “daily consumption of beverages sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup or sucrose can impair the ability to learn and remember information, particularly when consumption occurs during adolescence.” Scott Kanoski, lead author of the study explained : “It’s no secret that refined carbohydrates, particularly when consumed in soft drinks and other beverages, can lead to metabolic disturbances. However, our findings reveal that consuming… The post Consumer Alert: 7 Ways Soda Poisons Your Brain & Body appeared first on Top US World News | Susanne Posel Daily Headlines and Research .

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TSRTC Employees Strike in Hyderabad – 99tv

Employees Unions of Telangana are dire a supervision for a recover of Rs 300 crore associated to Credit Cooperative Society (CCS) and other areas.Recognized fondness Telangana Mazdoor Union…

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European court finds Poland complicit in CIA ‘torture,’ orders detainee compensation

European court finds Poland complicit in CIA ‘torture,’ orders detainee compensation : atane : Europe’s top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland allowed the CIA to detain two terrorism suspects at a secret prison on its territory where they were exposed to “torture and inhuman or degrading treatment.” In a 400-page ruling,  the European Court of Human Rights  said Poland violated the European Convention on Human Rights and failed to properly investigate what had happened to Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, a Saudi national, and Abu Zubaida, a Palestinian born in Saudi Arabia, while they were in CIA custody. Abu Zubaida, also known as Zayn al-Abidin Muhammed Hussein, continues to be held without charge in a top-secret Guantanamo facility with other high-value detainees. U.S

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4th Circuit Forces VA, WV, NC, SC DE To Drop Gay Marriage Bans A huge victory c…

4th Circuit Forces VA, WV, NC, SC DE To Drop Gay Marriage Bans A huge victory covering much of the South, from one of the most conservative circuits in the nation. Congratulations to hopeful LGBT couples in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina! #TheRightSideOfHistory From the ruling: “We recognize that same-sex marriage makes some people deeply uncomfortable. However, inertia and apprehension are not legitimate bases for denying same-sex couples due process and equal protection of the laws

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The 2014 Cheshire Fair: Now Featuring Bitcoin!

Liberty activists are back at the 2014 Cheshire Fair for our third year!  In addition to the usual liberty-oriented propaganda, this year’s booth features a bitcoin vending machine!  If you haven’t gotten started with bitcoin yet, drop by and we can set you up with a free bitcoin wallet from Blockchain.com  and you can fund the wallet with bitcoin via the vending machine at the table. Like last year , the Shire Society Declaration is available for you to sign and keep, so come on out!  The fair runs through this Sunday.   The Shire Society Booth at Cheshire Fair 2014

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Therese Brouwer, ING Banker, Died in Ukraine Crash at 50 . (That brings our list…

Therese Brouwer, ING Banker, Died in Ukraine Crash at 50 . (That brings our list up to 30 dead Bankers, since jan 2014. Lists in comments) Therese Brouwer, a managing director who headed an energy-finance unit at ING Groep NV, the largest Dutch lender, died in last week’s downing of Malaysian Air Flight MH17

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Labor must stand for Gaza

As Israel’s war on Gaza continues, with more than 1,000 Palestinian killed already, most of them civilians, Labor for Palestine is urging labor activists and unions in the U.S. to speak out.

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