Archive for January, 2011 :

Single Mom Convicted for Trying to Be a Good Mother
January 31st, 2011

Only in Duhmerika – A single mother was given 2 felony convictions and 9 days in jail for merely trying for to get her two daughters into a better school by claiming the children lived with their grandfather.

Risk of Brain Tumors From Wireless Phone Use
January 27th, 2011

Research has proven conclusively that microwave radiation emitted by cell phones, wifi and other wireless devices causes DNA damage that can lead to cancer. But, it can take 10 years or more before most tumors are noticeable.

Prisons Grapple with Increase in Mentally Ill Female Inmates
January 27th, 2011

A wave of mentally ill women is flooding into the Canadian penitentiary system, sparking calls for reform and the creation of treatment facilities that already exist for male offenders.

Wi-fi in Schools: an Invisible Threat?
January 20th, 2011

Despite industry and govt. claims to the contrary, microwave radiation from WiFi and cell phones causes DNA damage that can result in cancer, headaches, heart arrhythmia, nausea and and a host of other serious ailments.

Unplugged Teens More Functional & Happier
January 20th, 2011

A Mom’s experiment in communications tech deprivation helped her kids regain their focus and enjoyment of life.

Big Breakfasts Don’t Help You Lose Weight
January 18th, 2011

How many times have you heard or read that the key to losing weight lies in eating a solid breakfast? Well, a recent study found just the opposite.

Facebook Shares a Little More of Your Data
January 18th, 2011

Think you are safe on Facebook? Think again. Stalkers can use a new App to access your phone number and home address.

Turns Out That Music Really is Intoxicating
January 18th, 2011

Music can have profound effects on the brains of listeners.

Eating Veggies Makes You Look Prettier
January 18th, 2011

Most people have heard the same old reasons used for eating more vegetables since they were kids. Eat veggies to grow big and strong, to be healthy or simply “because they’re good for you.”

The Greenest Green Schools Around the World
January 18th, 2011

Sustainability is on the rise worldwide, and schools are no exception.

Vegan Diets Sweeping the Mainstream
January 18th, 2011

Thanks to celebrity converts and more restaurant and food choices, veganism has made its way to the mainstream, at least according to a recent article in the Washington Post.

Creepy: Face-Recognition Vending Machine
January 17th, 2011

Vending machines in Taiwan can tell you what to purchase based on your appearance and communications devices and then track what you purchase.

When Our Heros are Branded as Terrorists
January 17th, 2011

The Feds consider those who defend nature and animals to be enemy #1.

McVomit’s Deadly Secret Recipe
January 15th, 2011

If you care about your health or the health of your family, don’t feed them McVomit’s Chicken McNuggets.

Sea Shepherd Asks Greenpeace to Step Up
January 13th, 2011

Sea Shepherd is formally asking Greenpeace to fulfill its promises and actually help save whales instead of simply raising money on the promise that it might take some action.

China’s Secret Weapon: Women
January 6th, 2011

China may be lagging in development as a country, but in the growing cities, their glass ceiling is full of open windows of opportunity. Young educated women have equal chances to advance.

Supreme Court Justice: No Protection for Women in Constitution
January 5th, 2011

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s belief that women have no protection under the constitution could herald the return of officially-sanctioned gender discrimination, a prominent Washington lawyer says.

The Infant Vaccination Controversy
January 4th, 2011

The facts clearly show that infant vaccinations can pose a much greater long-term risk than the diseases being vaccinated for.

Female President Takes Office in Brazil
January 3rd, 2011

Brazil has made history with the swearing-in of its first female president.