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Shabangu in mining furore over Xolobeni rights

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The eagle, the bear and the dragon

Pepe Escobar
Pepe Escobar 
Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for the Asia Times.
 
Here's a new Cold War fable for an emerging multipolar world.
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Eastern Cape Leaders fight for wind farms

Leaders fight for wind farms

August 3 2014 at 12:05pm 
By Ayanda Mdluli


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Solar Flare & CMEs 6 August

5 Aug - 6 Aug: 24 Hour Solar Activity (Earth Facing; Solar Storm, Sunspot, Solar Flare, CME)

Noctilucent Clouds

ROCKET LAUNCH PRODUCES NOCTILUCENT CLOUDS: On Tuesday morning, August 5th, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral carrying the AsiaSat 8 telecommunications satellite. About an hour and a half after the 4 AM launch, electric-blue clouds appeared over Orlando FL:

"These clouds appeared just before sunrise," says photographer Mike Bartils.

Noam Chomsky | Nightmare in Gaza

Sunday, 03 August 2014 09:09 By Noam Chomsky, Truthout | Op-Ed

Letter Warning Of Zionist Facism In Israel

Said to be penned by Einstein, this minority consensus was signed and submitted by: ISIDORE ABRAMOWITZ HANNAH ARENDT ABRAHAM BRICK RABBI JESSURUN CARDOZO ALBERT EINSTEIN HERMAN EISEN, M.D. HAYIM FINEMAN M. GALLEN, M.D. H.H. HARRIS ZELIG S. HARRIS SIDNEY HOOK FRED KARUSH BRURIA KAUFMAN IRMA L. LINDHEIM NACHMAN MAISEL SEYMOUR MELMAN MYER D. MENDELSON M.D., HARRY M. OSLINSKY SAMUEL PITLICK FRITZ ROHRLICH LOUIS P. ROCKER RUTH SAGIS ITZHAK SANKOWSKY I.J. SHOENBERG SAMUEL SHUMAN M. SINGER IRMA WOLFE STEFAN WOLF. New York, Dec. 2, 1948

Know your Empath

I'm done with posting the things that resonate on facebook. There's no flow, no continuity. Comments get sucked into the vortex of mass consensus. . . which is rarely a good thing. http://www.whydontyoutrythis.com/2014/04/30-traits-of-an-empath-how-to-know-if-you-are-empath.html

Genocide is never permissible

Or as the title of the subsequently removed article in Israel Times has it, "When Genocide is Permissible".

I will not take orders from Jacob Zuma – Dalindyebo

Still out on leave of appeal over the sentence of 15 years for conviction on various charges, at least Dalindyebo has the courage of his convictions.

AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo speaks to the crown in Nkululekweni, Mthatha on Sunday (August 3 2014). Picture: Elizabeth Sejake/City Press

TouchPico: Turn Any Surface Into A Touch Screen

A tiny handheld projector that turns any surface into a giant 80" interactive touchscreen. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/touchpico-turn-any-surface-into-a-touch-screen

Pax Americana

John F. Kennedy American University Commencement Address delivered 10 June 1963

Wild-Coast environmental Management Plan

This document is published for comment, and the comments period closes by the end of business on Friday 8 August 2014. Download here:
  • Wild Coast Environmental Management Plan
  • Wild Coast Environmental Management Plan - Annexure 1 - MAPS
  • Website update

    Yeah, it's a bit of a mess at the moment. Finally got the chance to upgrade wildcoast.com from Drupal 6 to 7. Only way to do it is live, I'm afraid. Should be shaping up in a day or so.

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