My view on Sony and North Korea

Environmental Economics

Now that Sony has set a precedent of pulling movies after the parent company is hacked, I worry that the Empire will be using the Force on Disney now that the Force is awakening. Yes, I'm a dork

Facts About North Korea Highlighted by the Sony Controversy.

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Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) equality hacking north korea Obama oppression poverty sony the interview Despite the threats toward Sony and the hacking that took place, Sony still generated $15 million due to download sales on the first day of release.

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Guess who has better Maternity Leave: US or North Korea?

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“Motherhood does not produce a profit for Capitalists & therefore caring for a new baby is not considered valuable effort.” ” C’mon, America. “Yeah this is very much an America thing. Most other developed countries have been better than this for decades.”

China, North Korea to increase cooperation in renewable energy sector

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China and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea have agreed to collaborate in the sector of renewable energy. Renewable energy would prove extremely helpful for North Korea’s economic growth as the country is heavily dependent on imported fuels. North Korea depends on oil imports from Russia, China and Iran. Renewable Energy Asia china Energy geothermal energy North Korea

Amnesty, Immigration & the Arrogance of Citizenship.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights human rights violations immigration north korea North Korea stinks pro-immigration argument we have a big boatDon’t dismiss the drowning when you were born on a boat.

We are Grossly Underestimating the Power of Cultural Exchange.

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With tensions rising between the United States and North Korea, the missile threat was all too real, all too possible. Apprentice Thesis Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Right Livelihood art China Colin Powell cultural diplomacy diplomacy hard power hawaii Kauai mindful communication missile strike false alarm north korea ping-pong soft powerWhat alternate reality am I living in, I thought?

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DPRK—Military Might, or Just More Games?

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North Korea. Adventure Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems foreign relations inside story military north korea nuclear age reality versus perception understanding warThe mere mention of the strange, hermit state conjures up visions of a huge military juggernaut parading through the streets of Pyongyang or.

At least no one said 'Canada'

Environmental Economics

North Korea. I randomly take attendance in my Intro class (for exam bonus points).    Today, to record attendance, and for fun, under the guise of 'current events are important,' I asked the class to put their name on a sheet of paper and list three countries in which the U.S. has active military engagements--that is, fighting.    A few random (cherry-picked) responses: South Africa. Denmark. Japan. China. Vietnam. Liberia. Africa. Middle East.

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Kim Jong Un's path to redemption (among alcoholics at least)

Environmental Economics

perhaps we can learn to love North Korea now that it claims to have invented a revolutionary liquor that won't leave you bleary-eyed and hungover. "Koryo "Koryo Liquor, which is made of six-year-old Kaesong Koryo insam, known as being highest in medicinal effect, and the scorched rice, is highly appreciated by experts and lovers as it is suave and causes no hangover," Jong Hwa Sun wrote. via www.cnn.com. I volunteer John to be the U.S. tester (I will be second

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This is How to Constrain Trump’s Aggression.

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Trump has already used force recklessly in Yemen and Iraq and set the country on a warpath with North Korea. Applauding the broken cl. Enlightened Society Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only. asaad iran maturity politics recklessness Syria trump war Yemen

Black-faced Spoonbill

10,000 Birds

It breeds on a few rocky islands in the Yellow Sea off the west coast of North Korea. The story of the Black-faced Spoonbill is one of recovery. Hurray! From a global low of less than 300 birds in the late 80’s, the species has recovered to 2726, according to a survey in early 2014. Despite this recent comeback, it is still the rarest of the spoonbills as well as being the smallest ( Platelea minor ) and the most range-restricted.

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We Cannot Allow This Administration’s Environmental Policies To Stand

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Even today, Trump threatened North Korea with “fire and fury,” clueless that he may be getting us into a nuclear war! Not only is the Trump administration going about removing our hard fought environmental protections, they are destroying our reputation around the globe.

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Hadas Ilani Makes Elven Shoes out of Pine Needles

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The young Israeli designer, who currently resides in North Korea, had to learn how to transform the pine needles, which are quite fragile, into a material that is strong enough to use as shoes. Israeli designer Hadas Ilani makes unique shoes out of pine needles! .

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Egypt Stops Japan Imports Over Radiation Fears

Green Prophet

And further to this extreme measure, they are also requiring that all products imported from the nearby countries such as China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, North Korea, and South Korea be subject to radiation inspection.

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With Swordsmen in Short Supply, Saudi Considers A Greener Execution Solution

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That’s 55 places where you pay the ultimate price for misbehaving and five of those conduct executions publically: Iran, North Korea, Syria, Yemen, and Saudi Arabia. Can executions be green? Laurie answers this tongue in cheek.

Fight Crime By Getting the Lead Out

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Afghanistan, Iraq, North Korea, Myanmar and Yemen are still using leaded gasoline and many others have lead contaminated plumbing, soil, paint and household products.

Dafna Aizenberg Maps the Internet’s View of Our World

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Because there is so little information on North Korea, it only appears on the cybercrime pages, where Africa doesn’t show up at all. Korea and Japan offer the world’s fastest connections, likely linked to the demands of their respective gaming cultures.

Four of the World’s Ten Fattest Nations Are Gulf Countries

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North Korea is the world’s slimmest nation, with an average weight under 50 kilometers per person. Ramadan period expected to add to weighty population. Eat less, and go to the gym more. Alas, easier said than done in some Gulf states, especially during Ramadan. Kuwait , Qatar , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain are among the world’s top ten overweight nations , a new report by BMC Public Health has found.

Weekend Reading 1/11/13

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Congress did manage to beat out telemarketers (45-35), John Edwards (45-29), the Kardashians (49-36), lobbyists (48-30), North Korea (61-26), the ebola virus (53-25), Lindsay Lohan (45-41), Fidel Castro (54-32), playground bullies (43-38), meth labs (60- 21), communism (57-23), and gonorrhea (53-28).

Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions

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“Australia is committed to a greedy and inhumane course of climate exceptionalism, climate racism and climate injustice.&#. We all know that we have to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution and eventually reach zero emissions.

Island Nations can fight Climate Genocide with Carbon Debt & Carbon Credit Analysis

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Global Warming Australia Carbon Credit Analysis climate change climate conference Climate Creditor climate debt climate science COP17 Copenhagen Durban North SouthAt the 2011 Durban Climate Conference the US, with the help of its climate criminal lackeys Australia and Canada, again succeeded in preventing requisite international climate change action.

Analysis by country of fossil fuel burning-based Carbon Debt and Carbon Credit

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has stated that “Communities in the global south as well as low-income communities in the industrialised north have borne the toxic burden of this fossil fuel extraction, transportation and production. Now these communities are facing the worst impacts of climate change – from food shortages to the inundation of whole island nations” and demands “ Huge financial transfers from north to south, based on the repayment of climate debts and subject to democratic control.

A Just Foreign Policy Resource Guide

The Green Changemakers

foreign policy in places like Iraq, Iran, and North Korea. is impacting lives in places like Iran, North Korea, Venezuela, Haiti, and Mexico, and connect person-to-person with real people, their cultures, and their political and economic situations. www.ciepac.org The Center for International Policy's Americas Program maintains extensive information on North American border issues.

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