DDT: Week 175 – How Much Worse Can the News Be? | Nel’s New Day

With the Senate on vacation and the GOP leaders trying to persuade older judges to retire to be replaced by younger, more conservative ones, nothing about a fifth coronavirus bill has happened for almost a week. After Republicans gave trillions to their friends in big business, they are dragging their heels about giving individuals, true small businesses, … Continue reading DDT: Week 175 – How Much Worse Can the News Be? | Nel’s New Day

A trip to Oz

Here’s what Denmark does during the COVID-19: 1. The Danes test twice the number of citizens per capita and have fewer than half as many deaths per capita than the U.S.2. Denmark reduced infections so successfully it has reopened elementary schools, day care centers, barbershops, and physical therapy centers in April.3. Denmark helps hard-hit companies … Continue reading A trip to Oz

Nuclear Engineer: Fukushima is “worst industrial cataclysm in history of world… As close to hell as I can imagine” — Melted fuel ‘disappeared’ — Contamination will go on for hundreds of thousands of years… “No one knows when it’ll end” — Gov’t perpetrating ongoing cover-up (VIDEO)

Arnie Gundersen, former nuclear engineer, Mar 11, 2017 (emphasis added): The scientific impact of the triple meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi is an ongoing disaster that was never envisioned by the engineers who created and designed these atomic reactors and countries who built them… no country in the world with nuclear power reactors was prepared for … Continue reading Nuclear Engineer: Fukushima is “worst industrial cataclysm in history of world… As close to hell as I can imagine” — Melted fuel ‘disappeared’ — Contamination will go on for hundreds of thousands of years… “No one knows when it’ll end” — Gov’t perpetrating ongoing cover-up (VIDEO)

WHEN A LEADER OF THE MOST POWERFUL COUNTRY IN THE WORLD DENIES GLOBAL WARMING AND CLAIMS IT IS PLOT BY THE COMMUNIST CHINESE; WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? ‘CLEAN COAL’ IS IN AND RENEWABLES ARE ‘OUT’ UNDER PRESIDENT TRUMP

We are now living in 1984, where alternative facts (lies) are the RULE and TRUTH, not the exception. Fake news has now been elevated to truth status, while those telling the truth are now labeled as liars, quacks and frauds, thanks to the power of huge fossil fuel corporations and their unlimited money avalanche from … Continue reading WHEN A LEADER OF THE MOST POWERFUL COUNTRY IN THE WORLD DENIES GLOBAL WARMING AND CLAIMS IT IS PLOT BY THE COMMUNIST CHINESE; WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? ‘CLEAN COAL’ IS IN AND RENEWABLES ARE ‘OUT’ UNDER PRESIDENT TRUMP

Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists

Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists https://youtu.be/7j7PUEVvo0A via Jeremy Scahill on Trump Team: A Cabal of Religious Extremists, Privatization Advocates & Racists - YouTube

America and its military-industrial complex is preventing global nuclear disarmament; Caldicott interview (video)

The White House announced its plans to increase the US defense budget by $54 billion dollars with part of it going to restoring the US’s nuclear capabilities. Nobel Peace Prize nominee and author of the book “Sleepwalking to Armageddon: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation,” Dr. Helen Caldicott joins RT America’s Simone Del Rosario to discuss. … Continue reading America and its military-industrial complex is preventing global nuclear disarmament; Caldicott interview (video)

Nuclear diseconomics bringing in bankruptcy for Toshiba’s troubled nuclear business Westinghouse

Toshiba’s shares closed down 7.2 per cent today. The firm unexpectedly delayed its financial update last month as it announced it needed more time to probe its US nuclear business after revealing a multi-billion pound hole. It’s due to report earnings Tuesday, but a source has told Reuters the likelihood of Toshiba meeting this deadline was “fifty-fifty”. If … Continue reading Nuclear diseconomics bringing in bankruptcy for Toshiba’s troubled nuclear business Westinghouse

Force employees to take DNA tests for bosses? We’ve got a new law to make that happen, beam House Republicans

Amid the attention on the new US administration's healthcare plan, a law has been proposed that would force employees to hand over their genetic information if they want company health insurance. House bill HR 1313, dubbed the Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act, was introduced by Representative Virginia Foxx (R-NC) and would allow employers to request … Continue reading Force employees to take DNA tests for bosses? We’ve got a new law to make that happen, beam House Republicans

GOP lawmakers are about to pass two laws that would make it nearly impossible to sue corporations

H.R. 985, the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act is akin to an Erin Brockovich killer. The first of the two laws, would make it more difficult for American’s to file class action lawsuits against a corporation, the Center for American Progress explains. The law would put restrictions on the criteria for people banding together … Continue reading GOP lawmakers are about to pass two laws that would make it nearly impossible to sue corporations