The tribes that kept KXL out of their territories are understandably pleased by the momentary suspension of that pipeline project. This editorial does not diminish their ‘victory’, but rather tempers the euphoria around the KXL rejection with a dose of reality. To not do so only sets up the naive to be hoodwinked again. Delaying… more
- Nov 10, 2015 by Jay Taber
- Oct 9, 2015 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided support for a study that cost $33 million that estimated radiation dose estimates from “Hanford Radioactive Material Releases to the Air and the Columbia River.” The study results found significant adverse exposures to people, plants, land, water and animals was produced on April 21, 1994. The… more
- Sep 11, 2015 by Jay Taber
In a ruling today by U.S. District Judge Robert S. Lasnik, Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad will have its day in court, to explain why it should be allowed to violate a written agreement with Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, thereby threatening the public health and safety of tribal members and guests by transporting Bakken Crude… more
- Aug 15, 2015 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
The heavily militarized police departments across the United States are taking a terrible toll on the lives of mostly unarmed people of color–both men and women. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Center for Health Statistics give weight to this assertion that shows not only African Americans age 20-24 are most… more
- Aug 13, 2015 by Jay Taber
The UN-backed commission advocating for prostitution legalization, under the guise of combating HIV, evidently prefers government-inspected fresh meat–similar to factory farms. Good for transnational organized crime, pharmaceutical companies and hedge fund traders like convicted felon George Soros, but not so great for the 90% of prostitutes forced into retail serial rape by ruthless sex traffickers. more