Archive for December, 2010 :

Breastfed Boys Perform Better
December 25th, 2010

There is no substitute for mother’s milk for healthy child development.

Placebos Work – Even Without Deception
December 23rd, 2010

A new study has shown that placebos work even if the person taking them knows they are a placebo.

FCC Fails to Protect the Internet – Betrays America
December 21st, 2010

Despite the hype. The Obama Administration voted to allow Internet providers to block wireless applications and competing ‘services’. Traffick slowing was not prohibited.

Fur Flies Over Holiday Card
December 20th, 2010

A prominent animal-rights group has denounced a holiday greeting card sent out by Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, which shows the Trudeau family’s Canada Goose coats, calling the image ‘lurid’.

‘The Office’ Star Angela Kinsey Continues Sea Turtle Activism
December 20th, 2010

Earlier this month, Ecorazzi reported that The Office star Angela Kinsey had teamed up with Oceana to record a PSA in support of sea turtle protection.

Heroic, Female and Muslim
December 16th, 2010

A Somali Muslim woman has confronted armed militias, forced them to back down — and even submit a written apology. Best of all she has created an oasis of refuge for 90,000 displaced people.

“16 Days of Activism” – A Muted Effort at Hopely Farm, Zimbabwe
December 15th, 2010

A book looks at the property rights of women living in developing countries, specifically South Africa and Uganda, where many women either do not have, or aren’t permitted to exercise, the right to own or inherit property.

Nanoscale Silver a Potential Hazard
December 13th, 2010

Nano-silver is showing up in hundreds of consumer products despite the fact that its safety has not been well researched and prior knowledge indicates that caution is the only sane approach.

New Hope to Stop Violence Against Women
December 13th, 2010

Pending legislation would place efforts to prevent and respond to violence against women at the center of the U.S. foreign policy and international aid agenda.

Large Majority Strongly Opposes Republican’s “Plans” for Women
December 9th, 2010

The new Republican House leadership have a long list of bills they want to pass to restrict women’s health and rights. Voters say: Not so fast.

TSA Frisks Groom Children for Molestation
December 8th, 2010

American has certainly gone insane. The senseless fondling of children by airport security staff will help make it easier for pedophiles to molest children and will attract more pedophiles to apply for a TSA job where they get paid to molest kids.

Why Money Doesn’t Motivate File-Sharers
December 7th, 2010

Piracy is so difficult to battle because file-sharers are motivated by altruism and not financial gain, according to one academic.

Tell the FTC: GMOs are not “Natural” or “Green”
December 2nd, 2010

Many companies are selling food with toxic genetically modified ingredients labeled as “natural”. Tell the FTC to stop the food lies.

Mike Tyson Opening Vegan Restaurant
December 1st, 2010

Tyson is blazing on with his mission to promote a vegan diet and the health benefits it creates.