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Tunisia water shortages spark warnings of ‘thirst uprising’ "Economic protests resembling those that sparked the 2010 Jasmine Revolution are spreading throughout Tunisia and may grow into nationwide civil unrest," the Washington-based American Enterprise Institute warned this month. In the southwestern Gafsa region ... 09/19/2016 - 7:06 am | View Link
Media Promote Police Warnings of Civil Unrest Following Trayvon Verdict Late yesterday morning, MSNBC reported, perhaps first, that two local Florida police departments had asked the judge in the Zimmerman case to hold off announcing any jury verdict if it comes on a weekend (such as the one coming up), fearing civil unrest. 07/11/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Warnings of civil unrest in Venezuela “Civil unrest is coming, they are going to provoke it, to stop the elections,” Henry Ramos Allup, a leading opposition politician, told reporters this week, accusing the government of arming paramilitary groups with Kalashnikov rifles. “Since they ... 05/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Warnings of civil unrest in Venezuela Politicians across the spectrum in Venezuela are trading dire predictions of impending violence in the vacuum left by uncertainty about the health of President Hugo Chávez. The opposition has warned of plans to postpone or even cancel elections due in ... 05/9/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Detention Camp Order Follows Preparations For Civil Unrest ... Since 2006, the world has been beset by riots and civil unrest as a result of the fallout from the economic collapse. From the United Kingdom, to continental Europe ... 12/6/2011 - 6:58 pm | View Website
Beyond Denial: Preparations for Martial Law in America ... Beyond Denial: Preparations for Martial Law in America The federal government and the U.S. Army have been readying for domestic unrest for decades, and preparations ... 03/26/2015 - 7:53 pm | View Website
"Take That Sh*t To The Suburbs": What To Do When Civil ... This article was written by Daisy Luther and originally published at The Organic Prepper.ca. Editor’s Comment: The programming of this astroturf unrest, patently ... | View Website
Experts will discuss future directions in energy, transportation and other topics at a panel discussion marking the 25th anniversary of the Center for Sustainable Systems.
The center is part of the University of Michigan.
A new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive bloom of toxic algae last year that closed lucrative fisheries from California to British Columbia and disrupted marine life from seabirds to sea lions.
Scientists linked the large patch of warm ocean water, nicknamed the "blob," to the vast ribbon of toxic algae that flourished in 2015 and produced record-breaking levels of a neurotoxin that is harmful to people, fish and marine life.
The outbreak of the toxin domoic acid, the largest ever recorded on the West Coast, closed razor clam seasons in Washington and Oregon and delayed lucrative Dungeness crab fisheries along the coast.
U. S. Bank has agreed to pay $13.5 million to settle Los Angeles city allegations that it let 170 foreclosed homes fall into decay.
The city attorney's office announced the lawsuit settlement Thursday.
In the wake of the housing crash, U. S. Bank acquired more than 1,500 foreclosed properties in Los Angeles, many vacant or in low-income areas.
The city alleged that 170 were allowed to fall into disrepair in violation of city codes.
In a statement, U.