Angola: Cuban Cooperation in Agriculture Praised

Cuba's contribution to agriculture inAngolaKuito — The provincial director of the National Company of Agricultural Mechanisation (MECANAGRO) in central Bié , Felizardo Brito Capepula, Thursday in Kuito praised the technical assistance provided by Cuba for the increase of production.

Felizardo Brito Capepula said the Cuban technicians have been making a great contribution in central Bié province concerning technical assistance and training of personnel in the agricultural sector.

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Dr. Fuhrman: The Nutritional Research Foundation

As 2012 comes to a close, increasing rates of diet-related diseases plague our world, including exploding rates of cancers, heart disease and diabetes. There is doom and gloom predicted for our healthcare system. Sadly, dangerous nutritional practices are ubiquitously the norm.

fruits and vegetablesThis year The Nutritional Research Foundation, was launched, a non-profit organization committed to promoting research using a high-nutrient, whole foods regimen to prevent and reverse diseases. As Chairman of the Board and Research Director of the NRF, I am committed to creating the research supporting the effectiveness of high-nutrient diets in eliminating devastating diet-related diseases.

Already this year, the Foundation has completed Phase I of an important study on the DHA Continue reading

US Progressive Movement Could Influence Washington’s Decisions on Cuba

Source: Cuban New Agency
Andrés-Gómez
HAVANA, Cuba, Dec 26 (ACN) Andres Gomez, president of the Antonio Maceo Solidarity Brigade, stressed the need for  the US progressive movement to gain strength in order to influence Washington’s decisions, particularly those related to Cuba.

State Terrorism against Cuba
“Washington promotes state terrorism against the Caribbean island and supports a Continue reading

Xi learns from Raul

Chinese VP Xi Jinping and Raul CastroSource: South China Morning Post, scmp.com
Wang Xiangwei

In a recent internal speech to explain the new working practices, Xi said he drew inspiration from his meetings with Raul Castro during his visit to Cuba in June last year, according to several people briefed about the speech.

Read more at: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1111733/xi-learns-castro-and-putin-graft-fight

CCHR: Dozens of high profile school shootings/killings tied to psychiatric drug use

Source:  Citizens Commission on Human Rights International

Citizens-Commission-on-Human-Rights-InternationalCCHR: At least 14 school shooters were under the influence of psychiatric drugs documented to cause mania, psychosis, hostility, aggression and homicidal ideation.

Fact: Despite 22 international drug regulatory warnings on psychiatric drugs citing effects of mania, hostility, violence and even homicidal ideation, and dozens of high-profile school shootings/killings tied to psychiatric drug use, there has yet to be a federal investigation on the link between psychiatric drugs and acts of senseless violence.

Read full story here: http://www.cchrint.org/school-shooters/
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The Sandy Hook Solution?

Source:  Granma International

sandy hook elementaryTHE response was to be expected, a timely entrepreneurial one, meant to reap profit and create a ‘need’ to consume: buy a bulletproof backpack for your little one. Good businessmen don’t miss an opportunity.

This kind of protection from the criminal minds of a sick society has occurred to companies like Amendment II, a cynically selected name referring to the U.S. Constitution’s Second Amendment which grants private citizens the right to bear arms, 300 million of whom, within a population of 350 million, do so.

Six months ago, the company introduced three different backpack models, one for Continue reading