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    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

May 20th, 2017 - 9:28 am § in Environment, Misc.

China Threatens the Totoaba

The vaquita could go extinct this year as totoaba poaching continues to increase China’s demand for swim bladders from a giant Mexican fish called the totoaba is… NEWS.MONGABAY.COM|BY MIKE GAWORECKI[...]

May 9th, 2017 - 10:15 am § in Donald Trump, Environment, Hypocrisy, The Ave Scene

BREAKING NEWS: Leak at Hanford

U.S. Department of Energy declares an emergency at a Hanford nuclear site tunnel that contained rail cars full of nuclear waste collapsed. There apparently has been no release of radiation and no workers were injured, said Randy Bradbury, a spokesman for the Washington state Department of Ecology. T[...]

May 5th, 2017 - 11:34 am § in Environment, The Ave Scene

DRINKING LIBERALLY-FREMONT: FRED FELLEMAN: Our Environment

MONDAY MAY Next Monday 8 at Drinking Liberally. Living along the waters of  Puget Sound is wonderful as long as we do not lose the water, the whales, the fish, the shoreline and of course our port. Fred is a committed activist for the environment as well as a Port Commissioner.   Did [...]

May 5th, 2017 - 11:17 am § in America, Environment

NEXT MONDAY’S DRINKING LIBERALLY: Fred Felleman

MONDAY MAY Next Monday 8 at Drinking Liberally.  Fred is a committed activist for the environment as well as a Port Commissioner.  Join him at the Fremont Tavern next Monday Night, May 8, for our regular Drinking Liberally meetup.   [...]

April 25th, 2017 - 9:16 am § in Environment, Misc.

Radioactive Boars Invade Japan

Municipal incinerators have been used to dispose of the boars, but there is a shortage of personnel needed to perform the gruelling taskSHIN YOSHINO/CORBIS Communities in northern Japan are being overwhelmed by radioactive wild boars which are rampaging across the countryside after being contaminate[...]

April 23rd, 2017 - 8:28 am § in Donald Trump, Environment, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics, Religion, Science, The Ave Scene, UW

Was The March for Science a Bad Idea? I

On Saturday, UW faculty took very different paths in the March for Science.  Some of us stood aside, concerned that the March might politicize science, others celebrated science by joining with the the crowd marching in the Seattle rain. Cliff Mass was among those who stayed away.  Cliff  is [...]

April 22nd, 2017 - 9:55 am § in Environment, Misc.

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March 31st, 2017 - 12:33 pm § in Environment, Politics, Repugnants

A Republican explains climate change

Pennsylvania state senator Scott Wagner explains climate change this way: “I haven’t been in a science class in a long time, but the earth moves closer to the sun every year–you know the rotation of the earth,” Wagner said. “We’re moving closer to the sun.” He added, “We have more p[...]

March 20th, 2017 - 8:19 am § in America, Donald Trump, Environment, Repugnants

BREAKING NEWS: FBI INVESTIGATING TRUMP, TRUMP TWEETS

COMEY CONFIRMS: FBI INVESTIGATING TRUMP Meanwhile Trump is Tweeting and the GOP wants to Bring Benghazi Back NYTIMES:  Representative Trey Gowdy, Republican of South Carolina and Mrs. Clinton’s Grand Benghazi Inquisitor, has turned into the Inspector Javert of intelligence leaks. And who is he bl[...]