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Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:21:01 GMT
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Evidence suggests microplastics in water pose ‘minimal health risk’

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:01:41 GMT
The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available.
 Evidence suggests microplastics in water pose ‘minimal health risk’


Myanmar Muslims: 'We're citizens too'

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:00:39 GMT
Since the Rohingya crisis erupted in 2012, some Muslims in Myanmar say they face more discrimination.
 Myanmar Muslims: 'We're citizens too'


Larry Swearingen: Texas executes man for student's 1998 murder

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:08:39 GMT
Larry Swearingen had maintained his innocence, saying scientific evidence should have exonerated him.
 Larry Swearingen: Texas executes man for student's 1998 murder


US moves to abolish child migrant custody limits

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:39:12 GMT
Migrant families crossing the southern border of the US illegally could now be detained indefinitely.
 US moves to abolish child migrant custody limits


P Chidambaram: India's former finance minister arrested

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:48:35 GMT
The senior opposition leader has been arrested on charges of corruption and money laundering.
 P Chidambaram: India's former finance minister arrested


Russia launches life-sized robot into space

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:01:31 GMT
The robot, named Fedor, will perform daily tasks during its 10 days on the International Space Station.
 Russia launches life-sized robot into space


Tokyo 2020 Olympics: US athletes warned they will face 'consequences' over protests

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:55:46 GMT
American athletes are warned by Team USA chiefs they will face "consequences" if they stage political protests at next year's Olympic Games.
 Tokyo 2020 Olympics: US athletes warned they will face 'consequences' over protests


Google and Mozilla move to stop Kazakhstan 'snooping'

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:09:06 GMT
The browsers will prevent government-issued certificates from decrypting net traffic.
 Google and Mozilla move to stop Kazakhstan 'snooping'


Amazon fires: President Jair Bolsonaro suggests NGOs to blame

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:32:30 GMT
Jair Bolsonaro says NGOs may be setting fires in the Amazon to embarrass the government after they cut funding, despite offering no evidence.
 Amazon fires: President Jair Bolsonaro suggests NGOs to blame


Vegan Australian parents who left baby girl malnourished avoid jail

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:07:59 GMT
The Australian baby girl was so under-developed she looked like a three-month-old at 19 months.
 Vegan Australian parents who left baby girl malnourished avoid jail


Venezuela crisis: President Maduro says he had secret talks with US

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:10:11 GMT
President Maduro says he has been talking to the US – something that senior officials there deny.
 Venezuela crisis: President Maduro says he had secret talks with US


Sudan transition: Abdalla Hamdok appointed new prime minister

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:55:28 GMT
It's the latest move designed to bring about civilian rule and end months of political strife.
 Sudan transition: Abdalla Hamdok appointed new prime minister


President Trump: 'I am the chosen one'

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:21:49 GMT
Discussing the China trade war, President Trump looks up to the sky and strikes a man-of-destiny tone.
 President Trump: 'I am the chosen one'


Iraq paramilitary force blames US and Israel for mystery blasts

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:24:35 GMT
The Iran-backed Popular Mobilisation says the US brought Israeli drones into Iraq to hit its bases.
 Iraq paramilitary force blames US and Israel for mystery blasts


Khachaturyan sisters who killed father touch Russian hearts

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:16:56 GMT
The case of the teenage Khachaturyan sisters stirs Russian anger over domestic abuse.
 Khachaturyan sisters who killed father touch Russian hearts


Why India wants to break its decades-old nuclear pledge

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:03:30 GMT
India's re-evaluation of its "no first use" nuclear pledge has implications for peace in South Asia.
 Why India wants to break its decades-old nuclear pledge


How Australia is shaking up the truffle market

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:01:12 GMT
Australia maybe a newcomer in growing black truffles but is now the world's fourth-largest producer.
 How Australia is shaking up the truffle market


Hong Kong protests: What do young people want?

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 00:26:14 GMT
Young protesters in Hong Kong have been speaking about what they want from the government.
 Hong Kong protests: What do young people want?


Three ways Trump could juice US economy

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:09:46 GMT
Amid concerns of an economic recession, the White House has considered several emergency measures.
 Three ways Trump could juice US economy


Somaliland's poets and singers fight to be heard

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 00:30:04 GMT
Artists in the self-declared republic of Somaliland are challenging state repression and conservative Muslim clerics.
 Somaliland's poets and singers fight to be heard


The DMZ 'gardening job' that almost sparked a war

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:44:50 GMT
In 1976, North Koreans killed two US officers in the DMZ over a tree, sparking a huge military gardening operation.
 The DMZ 'gardening job' that almost sparked a war


Russian couple filmed at protest may lose children

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:01:08 GMT
Dmitry and Olga Prokazov also face a criminal case after footage featuring their baby was posted online.
 Russian couple filmed at protest may lose children


The mystery photos of a 1957 gay wedding

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 21:20:12 GMT
Who are the two grooms in these wedding photos? Filmmakers are trying to find out, 60 years later.
 The mystery photos of a 1957 gay wedding


Hong Kong protests: Fire extinguishers and soap used in stand-off

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:49:25 GMT
A sit-in at Yuen Long train station ended with a stand-off between police and some protesters.
 Hong Kong protests: Fire extinguishers and soap used in stand-off


Huge beehive discovered inside ceiling

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:43:25 GMT
Around 60,000 bees were removed from a woman's house in Brisbane, Australia.
 Huge beehive discovered inside ceiling


Florida panthers are struggling to walk and no one knows why

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 22:16:52 GMT
A mysterious brain condition could mean the animals in the US state of Florida can't walk properly
 Florida panthers are struggling to walk and no one knows why


‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:18:26 GMT
For “free runner” Raven Cruz, parkour is about overcoming obstacles, pushing your body and your mind to overcome them.
 â€˜Parkour is a way of facing your fears’


Sub dive reveals Titanic wreck is deteriorating

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:00:34 GMT
For the first time in 15 years divers have explored the Titanic wreck and say it is deteriorating.
 Sub dive reveals Titanic wreck is deteriorating


Man accused of upskirting over 550 women in Madrid

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:18:09 GMT
The suspect allegedly uploaded the videos to pornographic websites, getting millions of views.
 Man accused of upskirting over 550 women in Madrid


Ugandan war survivors partnered with therapy dogs

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:01:33 GMT
A scheme in Uganda partner dogs with war survivors to help them overcome trauma.
 Ugandan war survivors partnered with therapy dogs


What is 'blobology' and how is it transforming biology?

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:24:10 GMT
Spectacular images from a new microscope spark a "revolution" in biology
 What is 'blobology' and how is it transforming biology?


Dancing with the Stars row over Trump ex-spokesman

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:58:29 GMT
As Trump's ex-press secretary joins the cast, host Tom Bergeron said he wanted a politics-free show.
 Dancing with the Stars row over Trump ex-spokesman


The Matrix: How have other 'fourth' films fared?

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:18:26 GMT
The sci-fi filmmakers stand on the shoulders of Toy Story, Indiana Jones and more in doing the quadruple.
 The Matrix: How have other 'fourth' films fared?


Single-use plastics banned in Nepal's Everest region

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:51:18 GMT
Authorities recently cleared 11 tonnes of rubbish from the world's highest mountain.
 Single-use plastics banned in Nepal's Everest region


Fidel Castro's crocodile bites man at Swedish aquarium

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:28:11 GMT
The man, in his 70s, had been delivering a speech when he was bitten by the animal.
 Fidel Castro's crocodile bites man at Swedish aquarium






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Democratic Underground, eller DU for kort, er nettets heftigste sted om du er interessert i amerikansk liberalistisk politikk. Med mer enn hundre tusen registrerte brukere og over 30 millioner postinger er det et av de mest populære forum på det amerikanske kontinent, og debatten holder høy kvalitet ettersom snittalderen på medlemmene er over 35 år. DU Wiki

Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på huffingtonpost.com, og har et eget blogsted på www.atlargely.com. Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.


Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.


Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery
Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.


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