Kerry: Climate Change as Dangerous as Terrorism | NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

By Paul Homewood    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that climate change is as dangerous as, if not more, than the threats posed by the Islamic State and o…

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War veterans attack beginning of the end for Mugabe: analysts – Yahoo7

Harare (AFP) – Zimbabwe’s war veterans’ surprise attack on President Robert Mugabe signals the “beginning of the end” for the long-time leader, already buckling under pressure from a restive population angry over worsening economic woes.

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HIV infected ‘hyena’ paid to take young girls virginity as part of ‘cleansing ritual’ – Yahoo7

A HIV-infected man in a remote African village has told of how he was hired as a “hyena” to “sexually cleanse” young girls – a practice that is tradition to southern Malawi.

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SERFS PAY UP | Daily Telegraph Tim Blair Blog

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South Australia’s Wind Powered Train Wreck: SA’s Business Leaders Warn Other States – ‘It’s Your Turn Next’ – STOP THESE THINGS

Only the Germans could come up with a single word to capture the churlish sentiment of feeling a sense of malicious glee at another’s downfall.  However, to STT the gleeful component of ‘schadenfre…

Source: South Australia’s Wind Powered Train Wreck: SA’s Business Leaders Warn Other States – ‘It’s Your Turn Next’ – STOP THESE THINGS

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A Response to ABC’s Media Watch’s “Shoot the Coral Messenger” Flimflam! | Watts Up With That?

Guest essay by Jim Steele Director emeritus Sierra Nevada Field Campus, San Francisco State University and author of Landscapes & Cycles: An Environmentalist’s Journey to Climate Skepticism Gre…

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Peter Thiel at the Republican Convention | Catallaxy Files

Good evening. I’m Peter Thiel. I build companies and I’m supporting people who are building new things, from social networks to rocket ships. I’m not a politician. But neither is Donald Trump. He is a builder, and it’s time to rebuild America.

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