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June 18, 2015

White Phosphorus: Brought To You By…

The United States has used white phosphorus in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Russia used it in Chechnya. Britain in Falklands. Saddam Hussein dropped it on the Kurds. Israel pounded Lebanon and Gaza with it (in 2009 in high density population areas including a school with 1,600 children and a UN building).

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June 14, 2015

What’s All The Fuss About Bacteria?

The 20th century medical revolution messed up in at least one regard. Instead of wiping out disease, it created a new generation of antibiotic resistant bacteria that cannot be treated. Some doctors talk about the return to the Middle Ages while others barely acknowledge the threat. The real problem stems from how we perceived bacteria