How Coal Damages The Economy
After being forced to admit that “clean coal” will never happen, the coal industry has fallen back on an old argument to justify itself — that Australia cannot live without the industry because it does so much for the economy by providing jobs and creating wealth. the coal industry says they directly employ 49,300 people, indirectly employs almost 130,000 people and its economic contribution is...
But don’t tell me this is natural. This is nurturing. And there’s a difference between sexism and sexuality. I have different desires prior to my role-remodelling. And at six years of age you don’t challenge their claims. You become the same. I think that’s exactly what I did. I tried to sever the connections between me and them. I fought against their further attempts to...
ANZ financing climate destruction | Green Left...
http://www.greenleft.org.au/node/53166 A short article about Anti-coal activist Jonathan Moylan, he gained some media attention after he posed a false release in the name of ANZ bank on January 7. The spoof declared that the bank was withdrawing a 1.2 billion dollar lone, which would finance the Maules Creek coalmine project, owned by Whitehaven Coal. “The Leard State Forest is the...
twofinches replied to your post: UN launches inquiry into drone killings People told me I was stupid when I told them this. There was another attack on the day of the sandy hook massacre all to divert the attention of the stupid crowd in hypnosis with the media mantra I didn’t know that, but that’s interesting, it reminds me eerily of the day columbine happened, and clinton dropped more bombs on...
Invasion? Genocide? Black deaths in custody? Let's...
http://www.greenleft.org.au/node/53098 It is nearly that time again, the time to celebrate all that is great about this nation on the date that commemorates its founding by Europeans who discovered what they considered an empty continent. We have made a lot of progress since then. For instance in 1967 we agreed in a landmark national vote that Aboriginal people were people, and not fauna. Yes,...
UN launches inquiry into drone killings
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-21176279 UN is launching an inquiry into the impact on civilians of drone strikes and other targeted killings. There is a need for “accountability and reparation where things have gone badly wrong”, the British lawyer heading the investigation told journalists. Between 2004 and 2013, CIA drone attacks in Pakistan killed up to 3,461 people - up to 891 of them...
"Obama’s Dirty Wars Exposed at Sundance." By Amy...
https://soundcloud.com/democracynow/obamas-dirty-wars-exposed-at As President Barack Obama prepared to be sworn in for his second term as the 44th president of the United States, two courageous journalists premiered a documentary at the annual Sundance Film Festival. “Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield”.Obama administration’s reliance on shadowy special forces to conduct military raids beyond...
Some vegans, not just here on tumblr, but everywhere. Guys you really need to excercise “Effective Advocacy” in getting the point across, there is no real merit in insulting meat eaters and certainly wishing death and other horrible thigns upon them….fuck. It’s not beneficial at all, especially on the behalf of the animals. However snoopy and ignorant a meat eater being...
Opinions are like orgasms… mine matters most and I really don’t care if you have...– Sylvia Plath (YES)
UNUSUAL MUSIC ASK →
☮ When was the last time you went to a concert? Which one was it? ✈ Is there any kind of music that you can’t stand? ☠ Do you play a musical instrument? What instrument? ☯ How many CDs do you own? From which artist do you have the most CDs? ✌ Name 3 bands you would most like to meet. Why? ✖ What do your parents think about the music you listen to? ☢ Do you still buy CDs? Which was the last...
“In terms of downloading music I’m whatever….like if it destroys the music industry , good riddance, youknow…..seriously I’d gladly be laid to waste if it means that all those other bastards are laid to waste to”. -Ian Mackaye
I was vegan for a while up until recently. Then I started eating people. Only...– Chris Hannah, lead singer of Propagandhi (via dailyveganquote)
tentaclerapper: ever since man first existed, he has gazed down at the shoes and said to himself”(indecipherable due to stylistic use of filters and pedals)”