A Secret Trade Deal So Outrageous That Congress Isn't Even Allowed To Talk About It Publicly
"One part of the TPP that shows why negotiators want to minimize public awareness of the agreement consists of provisions giving corporations the right – as is the case under the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) – to directly sue governments for regulations that infringe upon their profits or potential profits." http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/nov/19/trans-pacific-partnership-corporate-usurp-congress
Senate Republicans fiddle while world warms: Our view
The rate of ice loss in the Arctic is staggering. Since 1979, the volume of summer Arctic sea ice has declined by more than 80% and accelerating faster than scientists believed it would, or even could melt.