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La théorie de l'évolution rejetée par plus de la moitié des républicains. Une étude sur l'adhésion des Américains à la théorie de l'évolution met en évidence l'écart croissant dans les valeurs entre sympathisants démocrates et républicains.

La théorie de l'évolution rejetée par plus de la moitié des républicains

De plus en plus de sympathisants républicains ne croient pas à la théorie de l'évolution. A TED Talk on Income Inequality by Nick Hanauer. Les écarts de richesse atteignent la cote d’alerte. Deux mesures récentes le confirment : le niveau d'inégalités en Chine atteint un seuil critique.

Les écarts de richesse atteignent la cote d’alerte

Mondial au Qatar : près de 400 Népalais morts sur les chantiers. Arts, Etats et pouvoir.

Port d'arme & Permis de tuer

American Winter. How the US Turned Three Pacifists into Violent Terrorists. From left, Greg Boertje-Obed, Sister Megan Rice, and Michael Walli.

How the US Turned Three Pacifists into Violent Terrorists

(Photo: Saul Young/News Sentinel)In just ten months, the United States managed to transform an 82 year-old Catholic nun and two pacifists from non-violent anti-nuclear peace protestors accused of misdemeanor trespassing into federal felons convicted of violent crimes of terrorism. President Obama’s Brilliant Strategy No One Seems To Recognize. Article Mirror As the media interprets recent events as Obama’s march to war, America and the world falls for it hook, line and sinker.

President Obama’s Brilliant Strategy No One Seems To Recognize

Say what you want about Obama but he is a very smart man. He would never ask permission he did not need from Congress to launch a strike on Syria unless he knew beyond a doubt he could get it.

Environnement

The Syrian Crisis Is Rapidly Becoming The World's Crisis. Syria is a country in crisis, and that crisis is rapidly becoming the world’s problem.

The Syrian Crisis Is Rapidly Becoming The World's Crisis

The civil war in Syria began over three years ago, in March 2011, with popular demonstrations that quickly grew nationwide. The demonstrations were part of the wider Middle Eastern protest movement known as the Arab Spring, and protesters demanded the resignation of President Bashar al-Assad, whose family has held the presidency in Syria since 1971. What Has Happened Since March 2011? * More than 100,000 people have been killed, according to United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.

That number is 7,000 higher than the number issued by the UN last month. * Almost 2 million refugees have fled from Syria in the past two years. . * One in six people in Lebanon are now Syrian refugees, while in Jordan the biggest camp has become the country’s fourth-largest city. The Syrian Crisis Is Rapidly Becoming The World’s Crisis. Turkey protests: Unrest rages in Istanbul and Ankara. Turkey has entered a second day of violent protests, with fresh clashes between police and demonstrators in Istanbul and the capital, Ankara.

Turkey protests: Unrest rages in Istanbul and Ankara

The unrest began as a sit-in over plans to redevelop Gezi Park in Istanbul's Taksim Square, but escalated after police used tear gas. Tear gas was again fired on Saturday at protesters in Istanbul and Ankara. In a defiant speech, PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan insisted that the park project would go ahead. He also said that police would remain in Taksim Square to preserve order.

Correspondents say that what began as a local issue has spiralled into more widespread anger at the government and ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party. A 12-Year-Old Egyptian Boy Flabbergasts An Interviewer. They Weren't Expecting A Political Genius. Tunisie : elle danse dans la rue pour résister. Comment est née cette envie de danser dans la rue ?

Tunisie : elle danse dans la rue pour résister

Enlèvement de la militante Razan Zaitouneh. Assad : prenez les gaz mais laissez-moi les bombes ! Les rêves turcs et européens des réfugiés. UNICEF UK presents "No Place Like Home" with Ewan McGregor, Rita Ora and more. WIN/Gallup International’s annual global End of Year survey shows a brighter outlook for 2014 - Intelligence Reports. ORB, as part of the WIN/Gallup International network, undertook fieldwork across 65 countries around the world, asking representative samples in each country how they felt about the upcoming year, which countries they felt were the greatest threat to world peace and how they would feel about women taking a greater role in politics.

WIN/Gallup International’s annual global End of Year survey shows a brighter outlook for 2014 - Intelligence Reports

WIN/Gallup International, the leading global association in market research and polling, has today published the results of its annual End of Year Survey which explores the outlook, expectations, hopes and fears of people from 65 countries around the world. Headlines A new wave of optimism? Globally, a majority of the 66,806 polled, representing the views of 65 countries with a total population of 84,857,489, had a positive outlook for 2014, with 48% believing that next year would be better than 2013, compared to only 20% who thought it would be worse. Home is where the heart is. Les fauteurs de troubles de la planète.

Afrique

Influence sociétale d'INTERNET ? Post-Crash Economics. Revise the University of Manchester’s Economic Syllabus To the Economics Department of the University of Manchester: We would like to propose a number of measures that we believe will improve the way economics is taught at the University of Manchester.

Post-Crash Economics

We base our case on the following observations: The current content and teaching methods fail to meet the targets laid out by the University itself in the Manchester Matrix and Student Charter. Joueurs Info Service - Vous gagnez à en parler - 09 74 75 13 13, de 08h à 02h, appel non surtaxé. Non à Facebook et au web 2.0. Is Facebook Making Us Lonely? - Stephen Marche. Yvette Vickers, a former Playboy playmate and B-movie star, best known for her role in Attack of the 50 Foot Woman, would have been 83 last August, but nobody knows exactly how old she was when she died.

Is Facebook Making Us Lonely? - Stephen Marche

According to the Los Angeles coroner’s report, she lay dead for the better part of a year before a neighbor and fellow actress, a woman named Susan Savage, noticed cobwebs and yellowing letters in her mailbox, reached through a broken window to unlock the door, and pushed her way through the piles of junk mail and mounds of clothing that barricaded the house. Upstairs, she found Vickers’s body, mummified, near a heater that was still running. Her computer was on too, its glow permeating the empty space. The Los Angeles Times posted a story headlined “Mummified Body of Former Playboy Playmate Yvette Vickers Found in Her Benedict Canyon Home,” which quickly went viral. Also see: Live Chat With Stephen Marche The author will be online at 3 p.m. The Innovation of Loneliness. These 6 Corporations Control 90% Of The Media In America. Bernard Stiegler : « Le marketing détruit tous les outils du savoir » - Société de consommation.

Texte publié intégralement dans la revue Soldes [1], que vous pouvez vous procurer dans l’une de ces librairies ou lors de l’événement organisé au Point éphémère à Paris le 24 mars (voir à la fin de l’article). Royaume-Uni : Pourquoi nous déformons notre réalité. D'après une étude récente, les Britanniques ont une vision largement faussée de presque tous les sujets de société controversés.

C'est peut-être la faute des médias et des responsables politiques qui leur communiquent une vision étroite et anxiogène de leur société. L'étude de la Royal Statistical Society [publiée le 9 juillet] révèle l'immense écart entre ce que les Britanniques pensent de leur pays et la réalité reflétée par les statistiques officielles. Jacques Derrida on American Attitude.

Pour un monde meilleur

World Press Freedom Index 2013. Fini de rire. Photography is Not a Crime. We Love This British Actor. We Love Him Even More After He Held Up These Bits Of Paper. Humanitarian news and analysis from Africa, Asia and the Middle East - updated daily. The Battle We Didn't Choose. Connecting Cancer Patients. ARSLA - Association pour la Recherche sur la SLA - La SLA.

Tales of War. French POWs passing by a Hotchkiss 25 mm antitank gun, carrying one of their woundeds. Thulin, Belgium, May 1940 (Source: ecpad.fr) Julia Bacha: Pay attention to nonviolence. Portraits of the survivors of the July 22, 2011, massacre in Norway. Andrea Gjestvang/Moment On July 22, 2011, a car bomb killed eight people at the executive government building in Oslo, Norway.

Shortly thereafter, Anders Behring Breivik, responsible for the bombing in Oslo, opened fire at a summer youth camp for members of the Labor Party on the island of Utøya, killing 69 (mostly young) people and wounding many more; 500 people survived. Working as a photo editor at the time, Andrea Gjestvang started taking photographs of the carnage in Oslo, using her camera to help her navigate through the horrific scene. “I was very scared and confused, almost paralyzed,” she wrote via email about taking the pictures. “One part of me wanted to get as far as possible away from the site, as we didn’t know what was going on. L'impact de la première guerre mondiale sur les fait divers criminels. Cité orientée, des métiers qui nous ressemblent.

Coursera.

Religions

ZEITGEIST: The Movie (2007) (HD 720p) Jésus = Horus, Mithra? (film Zeitgeist) Discriminations. Racisme. Antisémitisme. Condition féminine. LGBT+ Enfants. Handicap physique & mental. Prendre conscience. Politique française. Société : Le jour où la classe moyenne se soulèvera. Nos dirigeants ne réalisent pas qu'ils sont assis sur un baril de poudre, prévient le philosophe polonais Marcin Król. Car la classe moyenne à qui l’on refuse toute perspective de promotion sociale, pourrait voir la révolution comme son dernier recours pour se faire entendre. Contrairement aux idées reçues, ce ne sont pas les pauvres et les malheureux qui font les révolutions en Occident, mais bel et bien les classes moyennes.

Le salaire du PDG de JPMorgan a augmenté de 74 % en 2013. Les gens vont vous pendre et ils auront raison. (parlement européen, 21/11/2013) Le droit à la paresse. ENGLISH PROFICIENCY INDEX - THIRD EDITION. Very High Proficiency High Proficiency Moderate Proficiency Low Proficiency Very Low Proficiency Europe While the rest of Europe is already proficient in English or steadily working towards that goal, France is on an entirely different trajectory. The seven countries with the strongest English are all small European nations, whose size compels them to adopt an international outlook. SwedenNorwayNetherlandsEstoniaDenmarkAustriaFinlandPolandHungarySloveniaBelgiumGermanyLatviaSwitzerlandPortugalSlovakiaCzech RepublicSpainUkraineRussiaItalyFranceTurkey Latin America Poor English remains one of the key competitive weaknesses of Latin America.

Over 3 million ‘parasite singles’ in Japan: over 35, still living with parents. May 03, 2012 Adam Westlake Lifestyle & Travel 2 Comments The Statistical Research and Training Institute has released data that shows Japan has roughly 3 million people between the ages of 35 and 44 who continue to live with their parents, and 11.5% of those dubbed “parasite singles,” are unemployed. The institute, which operates under the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, has calculated this based on surveys about the labor force conducted in 2010. Le poids des peuples. Portail méchamment antifasciste. LOS SISTEMAS DE DOMINACIÓN. Los sistemas de dominación lo que intentan es ocultar una parte de la realidad, lo que vemos no es todo lo que hay, lo que se oculta es lo esencial de la realidad. No hay que aceptar las cosas como son.