Approximately nine Cape Breton LETS members shared supper and got to know each other on Saturday, November 4. A good time was had by all. People described what they had to offer and what they needed, and people told about the trades they had made.
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Author, Affiliation, Date: Mark Whittaker, The Weekend Australian Magazine, News Limited, 18 November 2006 Teaser:
The world will creak to a halt when oil supplies dry up in the near future, then all hell will break loose. Or so these people believe - and they're preparing for the apocalypse now. The scariest thing is they seem so rational, writes Mark Whittaker.
Contributed by blackandred on Sun, 2006/11/19 - 11:47pm
...Halliburton helped pay for a vicious TV spot campaign that featured libelous hit pieces tagging (PRD leader) Lopez Obrador as a danger to Mexico. Because only political parties can mount such campaigns, Halliburton's participation was patently illicit according to Mexico's highest electoral tribunal, the TRIFE.
Contributed by blackandred on Sat, 2006/11/18 - 6:37pm
Despite and because of the current situation in Iraq, U.S. foreign policy is repeating itself in Iran. The Bush administration is isolating and antagonizing Iran instead of negotiating and seeking resolution. As with Iraq, it is lobbing the same threats of sanctions and regime change. The administration specifically refuses to take the "military option" off the table, despite frequent requests to do so from our European allies.