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Activism. Types of activism[edit] Some activists try to persuade people to change their behavior directly, rather than to persuade governments to change or not to change laws.

Activism

Other activists try to persuade people to remain the same, in an effort to counter change. The cooperative movement seeks to build new institutions which conform to cooperative principles, and generally does not lobby or protest politically, and clergymen often exhort their parishioners to follow a particular moral code or system.

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Public Theater. {*style:<b> Must close March 18 </b>*} {*style:<b>Critical Praise for <i> The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs </i></b>*}

Public Theater

Understanding Foxconn. Progressive news and potical commentary. How Often Should I Charge My Gadget's Battery to Prolong Its Lifespan? But most phones now don't use lithium ion, but lithium polymer, which I've heard prefers to be fully charged.

How Often Should I Charge My Gadget's Battery to Prolong Its Lifespan?

How about some relevant info? You sure? Just checked mine, it's lithium ion. And it's an HTC Thunderbolt, fairly recent phone. Apps for Professional Development. Twitter App (free) Twitter is one of the most active and beneficial social networks on the web.

Apps for Professional Development

All educators would be wise to join the conversation. If you haven’t used Twitter yet, I would recommend that you read these excellent blog posts:

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Index of / Secrets of the Federal Reserve. Thus these two "unofficial" advisors to the British and American governments had a code solely for each other, which no one else could understand.

Secrets of the Federal Reserve

Even stranger was the fact that the international Communist 81 Lt. Col. The Creature from Jekyll Island, The Federal Reserve, talk by Edward Griffin. We'll start way back in history to give some kind of historical perspective to this; we'll go back to the first century BC and the tiny kingdom of Phrygia.

The Creature from Jekyll Island, The Federal Reserve, talk by Edward Griffin

There was a philosopher by the name of Epictetus and it was Epictetus who said "Appearances are of four kinds: things either are as they appear to be; or they neither are nor appear to be; or they are but do not appear to be; or they are not and yet appear to be. " When I read that statement for the first time, I had a big chuckle over it and I thought for sure that if Epictetus were alive today he would probably be a Harvard professor of money and banking; it sounds like so many explanations that I have read about various aspects of the Federal Reserve System. The Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Revisited. By Jonathan Z.

The Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Revisited

Larsen on Dec 10, 2011 For fans of Edward Jay Epstein’s work, it was nice to see him weigh in on the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case in the December 22nd issue of The New York Review of Books. Epstein has a world-wide reputation as an investigative reporter—on JFK’s assassination, for instance—and trails after him a cloud of rumor that he is or has been involved with U. S. intelligence agencies. It is never exactly clear where Epstein is coming from, or whether there is a hidden agenda, but he always comes up with something new, as he has again with this story.

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The Saudi Arab Spring Nobody Noticed. By Russ Baker on Dec 7, 2011 Hear the one about the Arab Spring in Saudi Arabia that nobody noticed?

The Saudi Arab Spring Nobody Noticed

No, this is not a joke. It is a real situation—and a cautionary example of what happens when Western governments and their media are more favorable to some “revolutions” than others.