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by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: AUKUS News and Discussion
Replies: 8
Views: 634

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Biden Speaks With Macron for First Time Since Diplomatic Crisis by Erin Doherty September 22, 2021 https://www.axios.com/biden-macron-talk-diplomatic-submarine-crisis-32588996-b683-4d80-88df-4cd6f0822c8d.html Introduction: (Axios) President Biden on Wednesday spoke with French President Emmanuel Ma...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 51
Views: 17843

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Federal Reserve Scales Back Expectations for Economic Recovery by Courtenay Brown September 22, 2021 https://www.axios.com/federal-reserve-economic-recovery-delta-variant-c2a1b95f-8338-4145-82fe-b5acc169f6e5.html Introduction: (Axios) The Fed downgraded near-term expectations for the economy and th...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Labor Rights News Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 3298

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"We Are Emptying Out Their Shelves": Nabisco Workers’ 5-Week Strike Won by Shutting Down Business as Usual by Stephen Franklin September 20, 2021 https://inthesetimes.com/article/nabisco-workers-strike-union-labor-mondelez Introduction: (In These Times) CHICAGO — His shift on the strike l...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 51
Views: 17843

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U.S. Government Data Shows that Meat Prices are Increasing Faster Than Other Goods by Madison McVan September 22,2021 https://investigatemidwest.org/2021/09/22/graphic-consumer-price-index-shows-meat-prices-increasing-faster-than-other-goods/ Introduction: (Investigate Midwest) Meat prices are cont...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 127
Views: 42122

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

China’s Overseas Coal Power Retreat Could Wipe out $50 Billion of Investment September 22, 2021 https://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/14445711 Introduction: (Reuters via The Asahi Shimbun) SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE--China’s pledge to stop building coal-fired power plants overseas could cull $50 billion of in...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions
Replies: 31
Views: 9828

Re: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions

Social Media a Boon to Finding New Animal and Plant Species by Fumi Yada September 22, 2021 https://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/14431244 Introduction: (The Asahi Shimbun) Every so often, social media turns out to be an invaluable resource for those studying the natural world in discovering new anima...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: AUKUS News and Discussion
Replies: 8
Views: 634

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With AUKUS Dividing the Western Bloc, Is There a Role for India? by C Raja Mohan September 22, 2021 https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/aukus-agreement-australia-new-defence-deal-nuclear-powered-submarines-france-7523389/ Introduction: (The Indian Express) More than four decades ago, ...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Afghanistan news and discussions
Replies: 104
Views: 26128

Re: Afghanistan news and discussions

Under Taliban, Thriving Afghan Music Scene Heads to Silence September 22, 2021 https://indianexpress.com/article/world/afghanistan-taliban-music-7528132/ Introduction: (The Indian Express) A month after the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan, the music is starting to go quiet. The last time that t...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Indian Subcontinent Watch Thread
Replies: 7
Views: 3950

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Why do Farm Concerns in India Not Get as Much Political Attention as They Should? by Roshan Kishore and Abhishek Jha September 23, 2021 https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/why-do-farm-concerns-not-get-as-much-political-attention-as-they-should-101632340550286.html Introduction: (Hindustan Tim...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: South America Watch Thread
Replies: 9
Views: 4377

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Regional Leaders Debate Future of Cooperation Amidst Tensions September 20, 2021 https://mailchi.mp/15e57b7ab597/regional-leaders-debate-future-of-cooperation-amidst-tensions?e=b130d7d3f7 Introduction: (Latin America News Dispatch) CELAC: The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC)...