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Orwell Quotes from “1984”

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-dM 1984 Quotes These are the first 30 of 450 Orwell 1984 quotes found at http://www.goodreads.com/work/quotes/153313-nineteen-eighty-four 1984 Quotes (showing 1-30 of 450) “He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.” … Continue reading

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Round Up Resistant GMO Monsanto Wheat Escapes in Oregon

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ce mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/yeah.unclear update 5/31 Monsanto resumed US field testing of GMO wheat in 2011 in Hawaii and North Dakota http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-31/monsanto-resumed-field-trials-of-roundup-ready-wheat.html update 5/31 from Reuters  http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/31/usa-wheat-search-idUSL2N0EC0HB20130531 update 5/30  “Regional Industry Threatened” – contaminated field confirmed to be … Continue reading

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Ancient Mayan Pyramid Bulldozed for Roadfill

BELIZE CITY – A construction company has essentially destroyed one of Belize’s largest Mayan pyramids with backhoes and bulldozers to extract rock for a road-building project. The head of the Belize Institute of Archaeology says the destruction was detected late … Continue reading

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