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United Nations Ignores Economics Of Climate Change: Nobel laureate William Nordhaus says the costs of proposed CO2 cuts aren’t worth it

Wall Street Journal by Bjorn Lomborg Oct. 9, 2018 6:51 pm  Yale professor William Nordhaus speaks in New Haven, Conn., Oct. 8. PHOTO: MICHELLE MCLOUGHLIN/REUTERS The global economy must be transformed immediately to avoid catastrophic climate damage, a new United … Continue reading

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América Latina, estancada en innovación #MondayMotivation

por Andrés Oppenheimer,  Nuevo Herald, May 11, 2016 “Latinoamérica debe darse cuenta de que vivimos en una economía del conocimiento, y ponerse las pilas en materia de innovación.” La mayoría de los presidentes latinoamericanos se jactan sobre los supuestos logros … Continue reading

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#BookReview #ASMSG The Golden Sword (The Silistra Quartet Book 2) by Janet Morris

  Prologue: My review of High Couch of Silistra, (The Silistra Quartet, Book 1), is here. The first three volumes of the Silistra Quartet had more than 4 Million copies in Bantam print when the fourth volume was released. The series … Continue reading

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Yom HaShoah: Days of Remembrance of the #Victims of the #Holocaust

The “Holocaust Remembrance” resolution designates 27 January as an annual International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust – observed with ceremonies and activities at United Nations Headquarters in New York and at UN offices around … Continue reading

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#HolocaustRemembrance Day: Jewish & Nazi Shoah U-Boat Catchers

Holocaust Remembrance: The twenty-seventh of January marks the liberation of the concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau. On this date every year, the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, UNESCO commemorates the genocide perpetrated … Continue reading

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Frances Seymour – International Year of Forests 2011

Director General of the Center International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Frances Seymour gives her views on the International Year of Forests in the lead up to the Years launch at the United Nations on 2nd February 2011 in New York. She … Continue reading

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Ban Ki-moon, Forests 2011

United Nations, New York Video Message by H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General at the global launch of the International Year of Forests 2011. The global launch of the International Year of Forests 2011 has been held in conjunction with … Continue reading

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