jamie writes "As some of you may have heard, the incoming Republican majority in Congress has a new initiative called YouCut, which lets ordinary Americans like me propose government programs for termination.
- We Don't Talk About That Kind of Thing Around Here (Transition and spirituality) - Transition, Deep Transition and Solagaia in Maine, Colorado, California and Beyond - The unrevolution - Kurt Cobb's Peak Oil" novel - radio interview
- WikiLeaks cables: Dalai Lama called for focus on climate, not politics, in Tibet - Desertification is greatest threat to planet, expert warns - Fox News chief enforced climate change scepticism – leaked email - Graphics: who's emitting? - Climate Clash in Cancún (China vs US) - Naomi Klein's TED Talk: On Precaution (and climate change)
cozzbp writes "According to reports from the Uriminzokkiri, the official website of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, a war with South Korea would involve nuclear weapons, and '[will] not be limited to the Korean peninsula.' The article goes on, 'The Korean peninsula remains a region fraught with the greatest danger of war in the world.
"Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Tex.) submitted a rider yesterday to a bill on military and veterans' construction projects. The rider would, 'prohibit the FCC from using any appropriated funds to adopt, implement or otherwise litigate any network neutrality based rules, protocols or standards.' It is co-signed by six other Republican senators.