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I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. DeGaulle
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More #Ashby #mediafail: Joan Evatt on the appeal

More #Ashby #mediafail: Joan Evatt on the appeal | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
By Joan Evatt @NoFibs legal writer May 13, 2013 The last time I entered a courtroom, nearly 28 years ago, I was so heavily pregnant I waddled rather than walked. I was a character witness for a wor...
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Turkey imported 628 tons of teargas and pepper spray in 12 years – report — RT News

Turkey imported 628 tons of teargas and pepper spray in 12 years – report — RT News | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Turkey has bought $21 million in tear gas and pepper spray – mainly from US and Brazil – over the past 12 years, Turkish media reported.
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Bill Moyers Essay: The United States of Inequality | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Bill Moyers Essay: The United States of Inequality | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
In an extended essay, Bill shares striking extremes of wealth and poverty across the country.
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Woodside granted the right to disturb sacred Aboriginal sites near Broome

Woodside granted the right to disturb sacred Aboriginal sites near Broome | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
THE West Australian government has sparked immediate protests after granting resources giant Woodside the right to disturb Aboriginal sacred sites as part of the proposed $40 billion James Price Point gas hub near Broome.
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The Kimberley: a green future - On Line Opinion - 14/1/2013

The Kimberley: a green future - On Line Opinion - 14/1/2013 | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
We must not be hoodwinked into accepting the Premier’s disingenuous claim that the James Price Point industrial precinct will affect only a fraction of the Kimberley’s natural environment.
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Declining access to electroconvulsive therapy: A clinical choice or an economic one?

Declining access to electroconvulsive therapy: A clinical choice or an economic one? | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Horrific images from One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest notwithstanding, modern electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) remains one of the safest and most effective antidepressant treatments, particularly for patients who do not tolerate antidepressant...
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‘Take Syrian president’s ideas into account’ - Moscow — RT

‘Take Syrian president’s ideas into account’ - Moscow — RT | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
As Russian and US diplomats prepare for a meeting with the international mediator for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, Russian diplomats are calling for a balanced approach to settling the 21-month political crisis.
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Chuck Hagel Failure May Haunt Hawks

Chuck Hagel Failure May Haunt Hawks | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Hawkish groups hoped to sink Chuck Hagel’s Pentagon bid and teach President Obama a lesson. But they may be the ones who look back on the episode as a cautionary tale.
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Why is this ex-CIA whistleblower going to prison? | The Verge

Why is this ex-CIA whistleblower going to prison? | The Verge | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
When 15-year CIA veteran John C. Kiriakou first started speaking out against waterboarding in 2007, he probably never imagined that he would be the first officer convicted of leaking information to...
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So, who are the Arabs? - On Line Opinion - 4/1/2013

So, who are the Arabs? - On Line Opinion - 4/1/2013 | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
In general terms the media has not looked for the positives in Arab lifestyles and criticisms are so easy.
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Australia: Howard Knew Aborigines Had A Sovereignty Based Land Right - Indigenous Peoples Issues and Resources

Australia: Howard Knew Aborigines Had A Sovereignty Based Land Right - Indigenous Peoples Issues and Resources | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Former prime minister John Howard amended the Native Title Act to thwart Aboriginal sovereignty in Australia
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Rage fuels power to the people

Rage fuels power to the people | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Triggered by horrendous events, formerly disempowered people around the world have found a loud collective voice.
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The Emerging Strategic Triangle in Indo-Pacific Asia

The Emerging Strategic Triangle in Indo-Pacific Asia | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
For China’s new premier Li Keqiang, the choice of India for his first foreign trip was a smart one. Li went to New Delhi amid a public outcry in India ove
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Maritime Game-Changer Revealed at Shangri-La Dialogue

Maritime Game-Changer Revealed at Shangri-La Dialogue | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
For years, China has criticized the surveillance activities of U.S. naval vessels in its 200 nautical mile exclusive economic zone. Now China has begun, in
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What’s in a Job Title?: Management Consultants vs Strategic Consultants (Poll)

What’s in a Job Title?: Management Consultants vs Strategic Consultants (Poll) | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Strategy and management. Two phrases that are often mixed together in a mishmash of job descriptions. When I made the decision to move from practicing physician to consultancy I had the curious tas...
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Family drama reveals detention contortions - Eureka Street

Family drama reveals detention contortions - Eureka Street | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Ranjini turned up for a routine catch-up with her caseworker only to be told she was deemed a security risk and that she and her young sons would be detained indefinitely. Days later she found out she was pregnant.
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Dedicated to pursuit of social justice

Dedicated to pursuit of social justice | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
GAVIN MOONEY, 1943-2012Gavin Mooney believed passionately in social justice and taught thousands of students in the ''caring discipline'' of health economics.
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Government Unable to Define 'Homeland Security' | Threat Level | Wired.com

Government Unable to Define 'Homeland Security' | Threat Level | Wired.com | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
What is "homeland security?" The federal bureaucracy doesn't know, and that's problematic for a government that has been fighting the ill-defined "war on terror" following 9/11, according to a Wednesday report from the Congressional Research Service.
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oNigeria and the World: Romney, Buhari and Tinubu: Courting defeat by the politics of exclusion

oNigeria and the World: Romney, Buhari and Tinubu: Courting defeat by the politics of exclusion | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
FOR over eight years, Mitt Romney fought assiduously to be President of white Americans. He put up a considerable amount of his personal resources into this ambition.
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Activist Post: The Economics of Extinction

Activist Post: The Economics of Extinction | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
RT: #TRUTHTELLER #NEWS The Economics of Extinction: Max Keiser In this episode, Max Keiser and Sta... http://t.co/T86ZyE7b #SOCIALMEDIA #...
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The missing 'T word' - On Line Opinion - 3/1/2013

The missing 'T word' - On Line Opinion - 3/1/2013 | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
When did the press stop using the word 'terrorist' to describe those who perpetrate atrocities against the innocent?
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Scrap the states? Would we have to scrap the constitution too? - On Line Opinion - 4/1/2013

Scrap the states? Would we have to scrap the constitution too? - On Line Opinion - 4/1/2013 | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Bob Hawke has reprised his call from 1984 for the abolition of the states. Is it that easy?
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Khamenei Page Prompts Calls For Iran To Unblock Facebook

Khamenei Page Prompts Calls For Iran To Unblock Facebook | Psycholitics & Psychonomics | Scoop.it
Since the Iranian supreme leader made his debut on Facebook, many have taken a liking to the idea that the authorities unblock access to the popular social-networking site.
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