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5 вещей, которые в России лучше, чем в Англии

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Megan Phelps-Roper: I grew up in the Westboro Baptist Church. Here’s why

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Coming Soon to a City Near You

By John W. Whitehead February 13, 2017 “Our current and past strategies can no longer hold. We are facing environments that the masters of war never foresaw. We are facing a threat that requires us to redefine doctrine and the … Continue reading

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Likumi

“… likumi ir jāformulē tā, lai to jēga būtu saprotama katram vidusmēra pilsonim, nevis tikai dažiem augstākās klases juristiem. Bet šāda pieeja ir viena no daudzajām “padomju atliekām”, kas ir pilnīgā pretrunā ASV juridiskajai praksei, kurā likumi tiek apzināti sarežģīti … Continue reading

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Wer nicht weiss, der muss glauben

Kas nezin, tas ir spiests ticēt.  

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Which patients are easiest to operate on?

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Кто такой Путин!? Запрещенное видео на ТВ

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 Inequality Will Not Go Away On Its Own.

 The immediate crisis may have passed, but most Americans still haven’t recovered from the worst economic disaster since the Great Depression. Wealthy Americans, on the other hand, are doing better than ever. In the three years after the recession hit, … Continue reading

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Dārgās baktērijas, kas vairo atkritumus.

Iepakojuma goliātisms iepretim nelielajam daudzumam derīgā produkta – ne tikai mūsdienu sērga, bet lai vairāk nopelnītu. Uz atkritumiem. Optiskais māns, lai pircējam šķistu, ka lielums adekvāts cenai. Te būs viens raksturīgs piemērs. Liveo 4 – uztura bagātinātājs kapsulās. Ražotājs un … Continue reading

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The new mind control

Over the past century, more than a few great writers have expressed concern about humanity’s future. In The Iron Heel (1908), the American writer Jack London pictured a world in which a handful of wealthy corporate titans – the ‘oligarchs’ … Continue reading

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Labrīt, labdien, labvakar visapkārt latviešu pasaulei!

From: girtszeidenbergs@comcast.net zeidenbergs <girtszeidenbergs@gmail.com> Date: 2016-02-12 8:29 GMT+02:00 Subject: Fw: “Labākas Latvijas nākotnes labad” To: “girtszeidenbergs@comcast.net zeidenbergs” <girtszeidenbergs@comcast.net> Labrīt, labdien, labvakar visapkārt latviešu pasaulei! Pārsūtu Egila Levita interviju publicētu 11. februāŗa Latvijas Avīzē, jo zinu, ka visi to neabonējat. Tā … Continue reading

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Воспоминания о войне

Об авторе Родился 7 апреля 1923 года в селе Погорелка Мологского района Ярославской области. Отец — Никулин Николай Александрович (1886–1931), окончил Санкт-Петербургский университет. Мать — Никулина (Ваулина) Лидия Сергеевна (1886–1978), выпускница Бестужевских курсов. Супруга — Григорьева Ирина Сергеевна (1930 г. рожд.), … Continue reading

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How Politicians are bought

Speaking fee money isn’t just money, it is easy money.  In one appearance, for one hour, Clinton can make $125,000 to $500,000.  At an hourly rate, that’s between $250 million to $1 billion annually.  It isn’t the case that Clinton is a … Continue reading

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The Rich, the Right, and the Facts: Deconstructing the Income Distribution Debate

In 1992, economist Paul Krugman, now a New York Times columnist, published this article in the Fall issue of  “The American Prospect”. Today, his assertions hold up, especially in answer to the conservative critics of Thomas Piketty’s “Capital in a Twenty-First … Continue reading

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Is Vast Inequality Necessary?

How rich do we need the rich to be? That’s not an idle question. It is, arguably, what U.S. politics are substantively about. Liberals want to raise taxes on high incomes and use the proceeds to strengthen the social safety … Continue reading

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Džeks Londons: Kā es kļuvu par sociālistu

Es kļuvu par sociālistu tieši tāpat kā savulaik teitoņu pagāni kļuva par kristiešiem – manī sociālismu burtiski iedauzīja. Savas pārvērtības laikā es ne tikai netiecos pēc sociālisma, bet pat pretojos tam. Es biju ļoti jauns, naivs un lielā mērā arī … Continue reading

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Most threats to humans come from science and technology, warns Hawking

Speaking ahead of his BBC Reith Lecture on black holes, Stephen Hawking discusses the danger inherent in progress and the chances of disaster on Earth, The human race faces one its most dangerous centuries yet as progress in science and technology … Continue reading

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OpenAI

They’re funding a new organization, OpenAI, to pursue the most advanced forms of artificial intelligence — and give the results to the public: https://medium.com/backchannel/how-elon-musk-and-y-combinator-plan-to-stop-computers-from-taking-over-17e0e27dd02a#.pvfezaeqr there’s now a new entry, with a twist. It’s a non-profit venture called OpenAI, announced today, that vows … Continue reading

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Русский социализм закончился на Капри. Возродится ли он?

http://razumru.ru/science/authority/einstein.htm Я весьма благодарен Н. Абдулгамидову за то, что он привлёк наше внимание к исключительно интересной и авторитетной статье А. Эйнштейна. Знакомство с нею позволяет возобновить, так сказать, с «чистой страницы» разговор о судьбах социализма (и коммунизма) вообще и в России в частности. Прежде … Continue reading

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Par nacionālnodevējiem, zemes lielīpašniekiem, maksātnespējas administratoriem un “zemes piespiedu nomu” pilsētās

015. gada 20. decembrī analītiskais TV raidījums “De facto” skāra sen sasāpējušu un smagu tēmu – tā dēvēto “zemes piespiedu nomu” pilsētās. Raidījumā “Ietekmīgākie zemes iznomātāji – maksātnespējas administratori” izskanēja šādas, manuprāt, svarīgākās tēzes: – Zemi, kas piesaistīta daudzām Rīgas … Continue reading

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In 2115, when our descendants look back at our society, what will they condemn as our greatest moral failing?

In 100 years it will not be acceptable to use genderised words such as ‘he’ or ‘she’, which are loaded with centuries of prejudice and reduce a spectrum of greys to black and white. We will use the pronoun ‘heesh’ … Continue reading

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What will be the next step in human evolution?

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Will violence always be with us?

Jo Hedesan Violence does not exist only in human society; it is an expression of the need for survival in all living things. A wolf is violent toward sheep; so is a bull fighting another bull for the right to … Continue reading

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Ģenētiski modificēta pārtika izraisa nopietnus veselības traucējumus

Tiesa apstiprināja, ka franču zinātniekam Žilam Ērikam Seralini (Gilles-Eric Seralini (1960)) bija taisnība, kad viņš paziņoja, ka zinātnisko pētījumu laikā, kuros uz žurkām eksperimentēja ar ģenētiski modificētu kukurūzu, tika konstatēts, ka žurkām no tā rodas nopietni veselības traucējumi, tai skaitā … Continue reading

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