Thursday, 12 August 2010

Tar Sands Toxins Growing Rapidly

Globe & Mail - Au 10-2010

Volume of arsenic, lead increased 26 per cent in last four years, Environment Canada says.
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Beautiful Destruction

Russia's Agony a "Wake-Up Call" to the World

By Stephen Leahy - Inter Press Service
VIENNA, Aug 11, 2010 (IPS)

Food prices soar in the face of Russia's record heat wave.
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