Tag Archive: need

Letters: Manufacturing war as civilian jobs vanish

Terry Jones makes the link between the arms industry’s need for wars and its influence over the politicians who regularly provide them (War drums are beating for Iran. But who’s playing them?), 7 December. This relationship is all the more… (READ MORE)

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Bill Gates Teams With China on New Nuclear Reactor

Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has teamed with China to jointly develop a new type of nuclear reactor, which would be better for the environment and reduce the need for uranium enrichment and reprocessing. Gates says the traveling… (READ MORE)

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Obama: Russia, China United With US on Iran Nuclear Issue

U.S. President Barack Obama, speaking in Hawaii at the conclusion of the Asia-Pacific leaders summit, says the United States, China and Russia are united on the need to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. President Obama says his talks… (READ MORE)

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Economics, Iran; Issues in Obama APEC Talks

U.S. President Barack Obama, in Hawaii hosting the APEC summit, has met with leaders from China, Russia and Japan. Mr. Obama’s talks with Presidents Hu Jintao and Dmitry Medvedev covered economic issues, non-proliferation efforts, and Iran’s nuclear program. Mr. Obama… (READ MORE)

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News Corp suffers investor rebuke

25 October 2011 Last updated at 04:47 GMT James Murdoch was sharply rebuked by News Corp shareholders A third of News Corporation investors voted against James and Lachlan Murdoch being re-elected to the board on Friday, newly released figures show…. (READ MORE)

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America’s child abuse epidemic | Seema Jilani

When I arrived to provide medical care, the four-year-old girl was unconscious. She had multiple bruises, skull fractures, a brain contusion, vaginal and anal tears, venereal disease, and was hemorrhaging from places a little girl should not. The perpetrator? Her… (READ MORE)

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