Think Tanks
Wall Street slips as Huawei report adds to trade concerns   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged lower on Friday after rebounding strongly a day earlier, as investors grappled with fresh trade tensions, political turmoil in Italy and a surprise contraction in Britain’s economy. Shares of...
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America's hot spots: Where extreme climate change has already arrived   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Messenger-Inquirer - The potential consequences are daunting. The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns that if Earth heats up by an average of 2 degrees Celsius, virtually all the world's coral reefs will die; retreating ice...
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Democracy dies in global governance   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Power Line - Anne Marie Slaughter was an official in the Obama State Department. Now, she’s a professor at Princeton and head of New America (formerly the New America Foundation), a liberal think tank. Slaughter supports “global...
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Editorial: The other thing we need to do to save the planet: Eat less meat   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Tribune News Service on MSN.com - All but the most hard-core reality deniers now know how much damage we have done to the climate through the burning of fossil fuels in cars and power plants, but the report from the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...
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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Faces Ethics Questions Over Award-Winning BPA Reporting   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Jon Entine
Source: huffpost.com - The missing step is that journalists have to report objectively what science finds. Jon Entine is director of the Genetic Literacy Project and Senior Fellow at STATS and the Center for Health and Risk Communications at George...
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Daily on Energy: Where that 12-year climate change deadline came from, and what it really means   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Washington Examiner - The IPCC report was the instigator: All of them agreed the candidates are referring to conclusions from a report issued by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in October 2018. The report is often credited...
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Michael Pollan Promotes 'Denialist' Anti-GMO Junk Science, Says He Manipulates New York Times' Editors   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Jon Entine
Source: Forbes - This is a disturbing story about the abuse of the power of journalism and the trust of the public by one of the most, if not the most, influential food writers in the world. Michael Pollan is a big deal, arguably more influential...
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Oil rises 2% as recession fears recede   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! News - MOSCOW (Reuters) - Crude oil prices rose more than 2% on Friday, recovering from two days of declines after data showing a rise in U.S. retail sales helped to ease concerns about a recession in ...
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Burford governance change fails to impress critics   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: lawgazette.co.uk - Changes to a governance regime attacked as 'laughter-inducing' have failed to impress critics of stock exchange-listed litigation funder Burford Capital. The company, under scrutiny since a short attack on its shares, announced a...
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Cheniere Energy extends contract for CEO Jack Fusco   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Houston Chronicle - Houston liquefied natural gas company Cheniere Energy has extended its contract for CEO Jack Fusco. Houston liquefied natural gas company Cheniere Energy has extended its contract for CEO Jack Fusco. Caption Close Houston...
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