Daily Archives: October 9, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – October 09, 2016

Guyana: LATEST NEWS – 09 October 2016 – Kaieteur News… (see other News sources at the end of this entry) 

2016 US Presidential Elections: Candidates on Mass Incarceration – By Rosaliene Bacchus

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In the United States – the land of the free – we hold the highest incarceration rate in the world, beating Cuba (2nd), and Rwanda (3rd). One in five of the more than 2 million Americans locked away in our prisons are nonviolent drug offenders. Learn more about this epidemic in the report “Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2016.”

Find out how our candidates plan to address this vital issue destroying our communities.

 

Hillary Clinton – Democratic Party

People are crying out for criminal justice reform. Families are being torn apart by excessive incarceration. Young people are being threatened and humiliated by racial profiling. Children are growing up in homes shattered by prison and poverty. They’re trying to tell us. We need to listen.
~ Hillary Clinton on Criminal Justice Reform, July 8, 2016
Learn more at http://www.hillaryclinton.com/issues/criminal-justice-reform/

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The Triumph of Sisyphus – Uri Avnery …..on the life of Shimon Peres

The Triumph of Sisyphus 

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Shimon Peres

Uri Avnery …..on the life of Shimon Peres

DAVID BEN-GURION was not buried in the Great of the Nation portion of the national cemetery in Jerusalem, but next to his wife’s grave in Sde Boker, the Negev settlement he loved.

Shimon Peres, his pupil and follower, was not buried next to his wife’s grave in Ben Shemen, the place she loved. But in the Great of the Nation plot.  That’s all the difference.

I DID not take part in the hullabaloo that accompanied the funeral. All in all, it was quite ridiculous. Everybody who had once shaken his hand or exchanged a few words with him felt obliged to write about him at length, expressing his profound insights. Most of it was sheer nonsense.    Continue reading

The breakthrough in renewable energy – Documentary

Documentary: The breakthrough in renewable energy (vpro Backlight)

Published on May 5, 2016 – It’s not in the papers but a silent revolution is moving across the world. Renewable energy is becoming cheaper than energy from fossil fuels. It means that progressively the choice for wind and solar energy is no longer an ethical one but an economic one. And this will speed up the transfer to renewable energy.

Guyana 411 – October 8, 2016 – featuring Homestead Farming

GINA logoGuyana 411 – October 8, 2016 – featuring Homestead Farming

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