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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

July 15th, 2017 - 11:45 pm § in Donald Trump, Environment

Did Macron charm the Donald to endorse the Paris accords?

Trump may reverse decision on climate accord, France’s Macron says: JDD French President Emmanuel Macron said he was hopeful that U.S. President Donald Trump would reverse his decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord, according to weekly newspaper Le Journal du Dimanc[...]

July 11th, 2017 - 12:17 am § in Donald Trump, Environment

Where Climate Denial Leads

When Will the Planet Be Too Hot for Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine. Plague, famine, heat no human can survive. This is not science fiction but what scientists, when they’re not being cautious, fear could be our future. NYMAG.COM Long but worth a read.  The author tries to show a range[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 1:28 am § in Environment

Castro on Globalization

“After the last worldwide bloodbath in the forties, we were promised a world of peace, we were promised that the gap between rich and poor would be closed, and that the more developed would help the less developed. All that was a huge lie. A world order was imposed on us that cannot be justifi[...]

June 15th, 2017 - 12:46 am § in Environment, The Ave Scene

ORCA IN CRISIS

WHEN OUR ORCA STARVE DAVID NEIWERT: Victoria photographer Mark Malleson took this photograph of the Southern Resident killer whale known as J-34, or Doublestuf, breaching while he was in the interior waters of the Salish Sea this spring. It’s a remarkable and frightening photo for orca lovers, bec[...]

June 7th, 2017 - 12:29 am § in America, Donald Trump, Environment

The Chinese Solar Century

China just switched on the world’s largest floating solar power plant By switching on the world’s largest floating solar power plant, China is cementing its position as the world’s leader in renewable energy – at a time when leadership is… WEFORUM.ORG[...]

May 30th, 2017 - 12:14 pm § in Environment, The Ave Scene

Meanwhile, back in Puget Sound, Tears For a Baby Orca

David Neiwert This is one of the most heartbreaking photos I’ve ever seen: Little J-54, struggling to survive and too weak to swim on his own, being held up by his big sister, J-46, on the right, and his cousin, J-47, on the left, after the death of J-28, his mother. Captain Mark Malleson of [[...]

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 [...]