Archive for the ‘Tapestry’ Category


The World’s Saddest Dolphins

…Are the ones enslaved by human beings…. This report was put together by ACRES – Animal Concerns Research and Education Society. Dolphins don’t express emotions with their facial muscles. Their mouth is just shaped in a way that we humans misinterpret as a smile. So even when a dolphin is suffering from high stress, visitors […]

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Can Art Change the World?

Parisian photographer and street artist "JR" has undertaken many projects that have spanned the planet, using giant billboard sized monochromatic photographs in unexpected places, in positions of high visibility. He started out as a graffiti artist in Paris, but after finding a camera on the Metro, began taking photographs documenting his friends painting graffiti on […]

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International Women’s Day Centenary 1911 -2011

Events are scheduled in over 100 countries around the world to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Women’s Day. Celebrating 100 years of celebrating the movement to overcome gender injustice Events happen globally throughout March to mark the economic, political and social achievements of women. Themes are chosen for each year, by organisations and women’s groups […]

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MSNBC Cheers Britain’s Free Healthcare: It’s Free For Tourists Too!

  This is a YouTube clip from an American TV station talking about the British NHS, with some of the responses to the clip below.       tourists that use the NHS, thats fine by me. it doesnt matter if your British, American, Russian, Chinese, Angolan, whatever, as humans we need to look after […]

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There is a “Plan B” … and it needs our attention.

If you disagree with the severity of any of the “Spending Cuts” then there is a Plan B that is worth investigating. You may not yet realise how much you disagree with the planned cuts. We are being asked to give up libraries, NHS facilities, care for the elderly, care for the young, care for […]

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People Power: English Forests Saved… for now

A call for celebration. The campaign to stop the government from selling off the English forests has surprised the coalition with its depth of support and they have announced that the program has been scrapped. Some of the responses from campaigners are below, and as is pointed out “the government is still allowed to sell-off […]

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Wikileaks Christmas Song

Dan and Dan again… filling up the infogaps that the papers didn’t cover before Christmas.  

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Extinct Animals of the 20th Century

Things we don’t have to be proud of as humans… Don’t always believe people if they tell you big business or commercial interests won’t harm the environment or wildlife, they just might not be right. And next time you consider buying items not sourced from environmentally friendly sources, maybe give it a second thought and […]

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The Atlantic Forests – Brazil

Once stretching 330 million acres, an area twice the size of Texas, the Atlantic Forest of Brazil is one of the world’s most extraordinary forests. And yet today, after hundreds of years of deforestation, only seven percent of this biological treasure remains. Home to jaguars, tamarins and hundreds of bird species found nowhere else on […]

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