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Category Archives: Injustice

New Pro GMO Doc Twists Facts to Support Big Ag

no-gmo21“Calm, careful, potentially revolutionary, “Food Evolution” is an iconoclastic documentary on a hot-button topic,” begins a laudatory Los Angeles Times review of a new pro-GMO doc. “Persuasive rather than polemical, it’s the unusual issue film that deals in counterintuitive reason rather than barely controlled hysteria.” Read more of this post

More War Lies About Syria

SIERS040617Award-winning journalist Seymour M. Hersh exposed the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam 1968. He later uncovered the abuses at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq and has published many other stories about war and politics. His latest bombshell, that President Trump ordered a missile strike on Syria without any intelligence evidence of a chemical attack. Read more of this post

New Russian Poll Names Brutal Dictator Josef Stalin Most Outstanding Person In History

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He may have killed and imprisoned millions of Soviet citizens during his brutal reign, but Russians today seemed to have forgotten Josef Stalin’s abhorrent past naming him the most outstanding person in history.  The survey by the independent Levada Center in Moscow showed 38 percent of those two took part chose Stalin.  Read more of this post

Monsanto & Bayer Killing Bees & Butterflies

sunflower-bee-beth-reisHow shameless is Monsanto Hawaii’s advertising? A banner ad on the Maui Now web site shows a photo of a bee sucking up nectar from a sunflower next to a photo of a butterfly landing on a yellow flower with a caption proclaiming – “Cultivating an even brighter future for agriculture.”

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Power Corrupts – Lack Empathy

all-power-tends-to-corrupt-and-absolute-power-corrupts-absolutelyAccording to research from Sukhvinder Obhi, a neuroscientist at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada, power can actually change how the brain functions. “Many people who have witnessed a colleague get promoted to an executive level have probably seen some changes in their behavior. Power has a profound effect on the neurocognitive system underlying behavior.” Read more of this post

Planned Obsolescence – Light Bulbs

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The 2010 documentary The Light Bulb Conspiracy examined planned obsolescence and products that are designed to fail, including light bulbs. Have you ever wondered why light bulbs burn out so often? Read more of this post

The Latest Smart Meter Blunder in the UK

764_-3According to The Daily Telegraph millions of smart meters installed in British households under the Government’s flagship scheme may need to be replaced due to an IT bungle. Last night consumer experts described the smart meter roll-out as a “cock up” while sources at major energy firms admitted the cost was “spiraling” despite customers receiving “sub-par experiences”. Read more of this post

More Smart Meter Problems

smartmeter_-_low_resA Dutch study by the University of Twente, in collaboration with the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, discovered that energy saving light bulbs, LED bulbs and dimmers can give false meter readings that are 582 per cent higher than they should be. Professor Frank Leferink of the UT estimates that potentially inaccurate meters have been installed in at least 750,000 Dutch households. Read more of this post

Massive Smart Meter Malfunction

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Don’t believe the industry hype that electric smart meter are accurate. There are just too many consumer reports of inflated bills and the latest is a whopper. The UK’s Daily Telegraph reports on one energy company’s malfunctioning smart meters charging electricity users as much as £33,000 ($40,580) for a day’s power. Read more of this post

No Aloha? Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Sues Hawaiians Then Backs Out

face1536.49566094047.originalUpdate 1/25/2017 Mark Zuckerberg will drop his lawsuit to force the sale of small tracts of land within his Kauai estate, the Facebook CEO announced today in Kauai’s newspaper, The Garden Island. The Facebook CEO, who owns a chunk of land on Kauai, filed eight “quiet title” lawsuits on Dec. 30, “seeking to force owners of 14 small properties to sell their stakes in their land at public auction.” The 14 parcels are surrounded by roughly 700 acres on Kauai’s north shore that Zuckerberg bought two years ago for about $100 million. Under Hawaii law, the owners of these parcels have rights to access their property through Zuckerberg’s land. Read more of this post