18 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Study: Global Migration Boosts Economy

A new study by the Center for International Migration and Integration (CIMI), a department of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) finds that the migration of people from their birthplace to an alternative country is greater than ever before and helps build up a strong global economy, Publish in the Jerusalem Post on September […]

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10 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Menstrual Blood Banks – Viable?

It turns out that scientists, from a culture that derides the menstrual cycle of women, have discovered that ‘period blood’ is “a good source of stem cells…that can develop into any nine different types of cells, including heart, lung, nerve and muscles.” So now, there are talks of ‘banking’ menstrual blood. The full article is […]

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07 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Thinking too much can make you 'fat' …

I cannot believe that popular media still uses the word “fat” to denote “overweight” or “obese.” It is scientifically incorrect to use the word “fat” to describe a person whose Body Mass Index is much higher than average. There is something else about this study that makes no sense to me–how many “fat” scientists, engineers, […]

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21 August 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Are Your Hospital Emergency Rooms Full of Illegal Aliens?

Fox News would like you to think so as would The Examiner and countless other anti-migrant sites that we won’t bother mentioning here. Alas, a new study by the Public Policy Institute of California proclaims, Medi-Cal patients are more likely than uninsured or privately insured Californians to visit hospital emergency departments for conditions that could […]

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16 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Ontology, Space and Radical Politics

The Spaces of Democracy and the Democracy of Space Research Network invites you to: Ontology, Space & Radical Politics, 4-5 August 2008 August 4th: Radical Politics Today, Community Forum Long Beach Public Library, 101 Pacific Avenue, Civic Center Plaza, Long Beach, 90822, 6-8pm Panelists: Gilda Haas | Strategic Action for a Just Economy, Los Angeles; […]

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