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Saving Robert Schellenberg will be a daunting task for Trudeau government 16.1.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Saving Robert Schellenberg will be a daunting task for Trudeau government
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Trump’s Nominee to Replace Kavanaugh Questioned Date Rape, Discrimination, and Climate Change 14.1.2019 Mother Jones
Neomi Rao, whom President Donald Trump nominated to replace Brett Kavanaugh on the federal bench and who’s reportedly on the president’s Supreme Court short list, wrote in the 1990s that victims of date rape were partly responsible if they’d been drinking. In a series of controversial articles for Yale University campus papers, she also suggested that climate change wasn’t […]
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People’s Party candidate in B.C. by-election risks shifting discourse of public debate, observers say 14.1.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
People’s Party candidate in B.C. by-election risks shifting discourse of public debate, observers say
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Gold Standard: 'Green Book' takes a roller coaster ride through awards season 11.1.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The makers of “Green Book,” a feel-good story about a resourceful hustler hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a concert tour through the Deep South in 1962, were riding high Sunday night, exulting in Golden Globes wins for best picture, comedy/musical, Mahershala Ali’s supporting turn and motion...

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As 'Green Book' controversies pile up, the film faces a bumpy ride to Oscar nominations morning 11.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The makers of “Green Book,” a feel-good story about a resourceful hustler hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a concert tour through the Deep South in 1962, were riding high Sunday night, exulting in Golden Globes wins for picture, comedy/musical, Mahershala Ali’s supporting turn and motion picture...

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The sustainability movement has disappeared. Where did it go? 8.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Its influence is increasingly difficult to see — unless you know where and how to look. This is good news. At least, partly.
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After Golden Globe wins for 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and 'Green Book,' awards season can only improve ... right? 8.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

A wonderful movie finally got its due this weekend, drawing top honors from an organization consisting of some of the country’s leading entertainment journalists. I am speaking, of course, about “The Rider,” Chloé Zhao’s quietly heartbreaking portrait of a fallen Lakota cowboy reconsidering his...

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'Black Panther,' 'Beale Street' and 'BlacKkKlansman' among film nominees for Writers Guild Awards 7.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The Writers Guild of America Awards nominees for screenplay and videogame writing were announced Monday on the heels of Sunday night’s unpredictable Golden Globe awards.

But rather than adding another wrinkle to a scattered season, the WGA largely confirmed expected favorites.

The guild’s original...

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Policy News: January 7, 2019 7.1.2019 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Here's why Christian Bale, Patricia Arquette, Olivia Colman and Steve Carell got bleeped at the Golden Globes 7.1.2019 LA Times: Commentary
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Golden Globe winner Mahershala Ali on criticism of 'Green Book' from his character's real-life family: 'I wish them well' 7.1.2019 LA Times: Commentary
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Evolving landscape for scientific publishing 4.1.2019 EcoTone
Blogpost from ESA President Laura Huenneke January 4, 2019 Publishing research – sharing the methods and the findings of science – was a driving impetus for the formation of scientific societies. The Ecological Society of America launched in 1917 with the publication of its Bulletin and then in 1920 created the flagship journal Ecology. The ...
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Make a resolution to strengthen Canadian independent media 30.12.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
rabble staff Dear readers, Wow. We’ve reached the end of 2018 (can you believe it?) and big changes lies around the bend! Be a part of the change and  make a resolution for 2019 to support independent media with a donation before December 31! 2019 will be a major election year in Canada, and with your support we will continue to our commitment to provide you with exclusive access to the coverage, debates, and diverse voices that are missing in mainstream coverage, in the lead-up to the various campaign trails.  As the federal election draws closer, we are confident that we can be a strong independent voice, striving to amplify the voice of progressives all over Canada, as parties begin to gear up, and the race begins. But independent media is not inevitable. It takes your help. It takes you making a resolution for the New Year to be a part of the commitment to change-making. You’ve already supported rabble just by being a reader or by having been a current or past donor. For that, we thank you. We ...
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North Korea Built an Alternative Financial System Using a Shadowy Network of Traders 29.12.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
The Kim Jong Un regime moves millions of dollars around the world despite sanctions and pressure on international banks to curtail its activities. The hidden system is central to the country’s efforts to keep its economy afloat.
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Under the radar: Nick Park, a stop-motion short and alternative anime 28.12.2018 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Our annual compilation of overlooked films. Each reviewer chose five films to highlight.

“Early Man”: Even when he’s not working with his beloved Wallace and Gromit, four-time Oscar winner Nick Park is a singularly talented director who proves his stop-motion clay figures with their trademark underbite...

Voice of America produces journalism. To suggest it's a propaganda arm is outrageous 23.12.2018 LA Times: Commentary

To the editor: The L.A. Times reported that the government-owned news service Voice of America, or VOA, faces difficulties because “the same chief executive who oversees the network also runs American networks that have long been viewed as producing pro-democracy propaganda” — including Radio Free...

Nicaragua's TV Station Owner Charged With Inciting Hatred 23.12.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Miguel Mora’s detention signals that President Daniel Ortega’s government is intensifying its crackdown on independent media and human-rights advocates.
U.S. Seeks Independent Probe on German Journalism Scandal 22.12.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
The U.S. called for an independent probe into Germany’s largest journalism scandal in years after magazine Der Spiegel said one of its star reporters had fabricated facts for years in coverage that included critical dispatches about Trump voters.
Policy News: December 17, 2018 18.12.2018 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Policy News: December 17, 2018 18.12.2018 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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