Daily Archives: February 17, 2015

ActivistPost – UK’s Cameron Wants Unemployed Youth To Do Unpaid Work For The State – 17 February 2015

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United Kingdom’s Prime Minister David Cameron wants to teach “order and discipline” to the country’s unemployed youth by making them work for the government without pay.

Under the Conservatives’ plan, youths in the UK will be required to do “daily work” from the moment they claim any government benefits.

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Washington ‘Real Danger’ Of Cyber Warfare, Not China Or N. Korea – WikiLeaks – 17 February 2015

RT logoThe US is engaging in “offensive cyber warfare,” Kristinn Hrafnsson, spokesman for whistleblower organization WikiLeaks, told RT, following the unmasking of a sophisticated hacking ring that has infected thousands of computers in over 30 countries.

“Who is the real criminal?” Hrafnsson asked, during a live interview with RT. “We have been led to believe that the real danger of cyber warfare is from China or North Korea. But I think the real danger here is the US, the superpower. And they can cause real havoc all over the world with their technologies.”

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Japan’s Progress In Fukushima Clean-Up ‘Significant’, But Threat Remains – UN Nuclear Watchdog – 17 February 2015

RT logoExperts from the UN nuclear watchdog praised Japan’s “significant progress” in the clean-up of the tsunami-struck Fukushima nuclear station, but stressed that radiological risks still exist and the situation remains “very complex”.

The team of 15 experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) issued the preliminarysummaryof the third report of the on Tuesday.

The review examines the implementation of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station decommissioning roadmap. The inspection was made from 9 to 17 February 2015 while the previous two were conducted in 2013.

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ActivistPost – Chemtrails Exposed: A History Of The New Manhattan Project – 17 February 2015

Logo_activistpost-comPeter A. Kirby
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“Discoveries and inventions are not terminals; they are fresh starting points from which we can climb to new knowledge.” – Dr. Willis R. Whitney, founder of General Electric Laboratories

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Russia To Build First Oil Refinery In Uganda – 17 February 2015

RT logoA Russian consortium led by Rostec subsidiary RT Global Resources together with partners Tatneft and VTB Capital have won the tender to construct a $3 billion oil refinery in Uganda with capacity for 3 million tons a year.

“Rostec’s victory in this tender is the first such achievement by Russian companies in Africa… Transfer of Russian technology will be implemented during the projects settlement,” RIA quotes the Rostec announcement.

It will be the first oil refinery to be built in Uganda. It is strategically important for Uganda “since the country has no access to the sea and its economy is experiencing a significant dependence on external suppliers,” Rostec added.

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‘Complicit In Gaza’s Misery’: Pro-Palestine Activists Shut Down UK Arms Factory – 17 February 2015

RT logoAn arms factory in southeast England was occupied by activists on Tuesday morning in protest against its sales to Israel and Afghanistan. Protesters say the company is complicit in “Gaza’s misery,” where 2,137 Palestinians were killed last summer.

Instro Precision Ltd in Kent was besieged by activists at 5am on Tuesday, who occupied and shut down the factory.

Taking to the roof, campaigners unfurled a banner demanding Instro “stop arming Israel.” Four protesters remained on the building’s roof, while 10 stood at ground level.

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ActivistPost – Freedom Of Speech In Australia And The HPV Vaccine – 17 February 2015

Logo_activistpost-comJudy Wilyman
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In January 2015 a US medical practitioner of many years experience was prevented from touring Australia and speaking publicly about the medical literature on vaccines. Dr. Sherri Tenpenny, was due to speak in venues in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide at pre-booked venues that had been publicised months in advance. Yet on 27 January 2015 she cancelled her tour citing concern for her safety and those attending. Most venues had cancelled her talks because pro-vaccine lobby groups (many of whom are promoting industry interests) threatened their livelihood. Pro-vaccine lobby groups are claiming that a debate of the medical literature on vaccines “is a danger to public health”.

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