• Archive for November, 2011

    Israelis threaten to choke Gaza using power and water

    by  • November 27, 2011 • Infrawar • 1 Comment

    http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gFjUiR1UITcwjb-zi7X0UoH6CHIg?docId=CNG.3da26ae4096a7bf3ae955737adbba454.3c1 Israel threatens to cut off power, water to Gaza (AFP) – 17 hours ago JERUSALEM — Israel warned on Saturday that it would cut the supply of water and electricity to the Gaza Strip if rival Palestinian movements Fatah and Hamas form a unity government. “The foreign ministry is examining the possibility of Israel [...]

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    Greek gov enforces property taxes with power cuts

    by  • November 27, 2011 • Infrawar • 0 Comments

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/oct/30/greeks-threatened-with-power-cuts Greeks threatened with power cuts if they fail to pay property tax Civil disobedience campaign puts pressure on Athens government as it pushes EU/IMF austerity measures Helena Smith in Athens guardian.co.uk, Sunday 30 October 2011 19.12 GMT Article history Demonstrators and riot police have clashed as Greeks oppose austerity measures imposed by the IMF [...]

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    Armed with Science… and Magic

    by  • November 23, 2011 • Everything Else • 1 Comment

    I have been written up on Armed with Science, a Department of Defense web site. Vinay Gupta probably did not expect to serve as an inspiration for a DoD research project. As a programmer, master of Nepalese magic, editorial staff-member at the Rocky Mountain Institute and, most recently, the founder of the Hexayurt Project – [...]

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    A quick life update…

    by  • November 2, 2011 • Everything Else • 2 Comments

    My life makes even less sense than usual. Remember when I was settled in Cloughjordan Ecovillage in Ireland, putting my feet up and hunkering down for the apocalypse? Yeah, me neither. I was offered a role at Hub Westminster to “do something amazing with nights and weekends” and so I did. So I’m now back [...]

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