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New climate change study: Big California beaches are the winners in 2112 NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Researchers at Duke University´s Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions have used models to simulate the effects of climate change on beach size, beach attendance and beach-goer spending at 51 public beaches in Los Ange...
Social media use in the EU institutions – how to go mainstream? NEW
Aurelie Valtat 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
[View the story "Social media use in the EU institutions - how to go mainstream?" on Storify]...
Apartheid conference goes ahead in Paris despite university ban NEW
David Cronin - Campaigning Journalist 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
The University of Paris 8 is traditionally one of the more left-wing third-level institutions in France. Alas, its current president Pascal Binczak is seeking to negate this legacy. Under pressure from the pro-Israel lobby, he recently banned a confe...
Further further reading NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
For the commute home,- ECB liquidity: “and finally, monsieur, a wafer thin mint…”- Michigan primary special: does Romney look like Richie Rich next to Santorum?...
annals of deviationism NEW
A Fistful of Euros 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Obviously, Daily Mail stories online are designed as clickbait. But this one is a dead straight exposition of contemporary government psychosis. Spineless capitalists are giving in to tightly knit groups of sinister leftists. The BBC is actually aski...
annals of deviationism NEW
A Fistful of Euros 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Obviously, Daily Mail stories online are designed as clickbait. But this one is a dead straight exposition of contemporary government psychosis. Spineless capitalists are giving in to tightly knit groups of sinister leftists. The BBC is actually aski...
Where are the voters who will turn David Cameron into a winner in 2015? NEW
MEP Daniel Hannan's blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Despite the PM’s efforts, Britain is a long way from feeling like a Conservative country "The economics are terrible but the politics are great,” George Osborne likes to tell friends. There is no money, an unenviable starting point for any Chance...
Cyberpêche février NEW
EGEA 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 1 Minute ago
Et voici notre petite cueillette mensuelle : une pêche au gros et au petit, de quoi musarder et découvrir. Chers blogs cités, un commentaire sous le post pour dire "bien vu, sympa", ben justement, c'est sympa. source Souvenirs de mer, p...
Un acercamiento a estratégico al gigante asiático NEW
europamerode 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
China es uno de los países que está llamado a determinar el devenir del mundo. Su consolidación como potencia global hace de Pekín un socio estratégico con el que la Unión Europea deberá contar a corto, medio y largo plazo. Integrar las relaci...
Reimagining Capitalism NEW
3E Intelligence 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
“We need a new form of capitalism for the 21st century, one dedicated to the promotion of greater well-being rather than the single-minded pursuit of growth and profits; one that doesn’t sacrifice the future for the near term; one with an app...
Calling for better air passengers' rights NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The European Parliament was discussing today certain issues concerning air travel. The Transport and Tourism Committee voted on a new resolution on air passengers' rights (Air travel: Transport Committee calls for a fair deal for all passengers). The...
Watson schools UKIP's Trevor Colman over ‘tight fists’ Schulz and ‘sham, pantomime’ Parliament rant NEW
La Treizième Étoile 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
On Tuesday 21st February as part of his seemingly new weekly column for the Bristol Evening Post, UKIP’s Trevor Colman went on a bit of a rant about European Parliament under the new ‘regime’ of German MEP Martin Schulz: (note the spelling Mr C...
ACTA - now the EU Parliament's petitions committee will have a look NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
ACTA in the news again (see earlier ACTA related IPKat posts here) and things are still confusing. By way of reminder: so far 22 EU member states have signed up to ACTA, but several others, especially in Eastern Europe and as well as Germany, have...
Isda decides to decide on Greek credit event NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Stand by…ISDA Determinations Committee Accepts QuestionRelated to a Potential Hellenic Republic Credit EventLONDON, February 28, 2012 – The International Swaps and Derivatives Association,...
Donnerstag klärt sich, ob der Griechen-Haircut die CDS auslöst NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Das war vor ein paar Monaten einmal DAS große Problem bei der Umschuldung Griechenlands: Es sollte bloß so umgeschuldet werden, dass die CDS (Kreditausfallversicherungen) NICHT zahlen. Wichtig war dabei der Aspekt der Freiwilligkeit. Wird freiwilli...
Donnerstag klärt sich, ob der Griechen-Haircut die CDS auslöst NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Das war vor ein paar Monaten einmal DAS große Problem bei der Umschuldung Griechenlands: Es sollte bloß so umgeschuldet werden, dass die CDS (Kreditausfallversicherungen) NICHT zahlen. Wichtig war dabei der Aspekt der Freiwilligkeit. Wird freiwilli...
More affordable roaming? NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 16 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
To continue with the previous post, the Industry Committee decided today that as of June 2012 retails clients should be able to buy roaming services from suppliers other than their home service suppliers (Industry committee sets out to lower mobile r...
Eŭropo dikiĝas NEW
La Balta Ondo: Brussels Life 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Vide el Bruselo Dum longa tempo eŭropanoj kutime miris vidante la dikecon de usonanoj. Por tiuj, kiuj vizitis Usonon ja tuj klariĝis, kial usonanoj tiom dikas. Ili simple tro manĝas kaj nemulte sportas aŭ moviĝas. Eĉ rap...
Somalia, die EU und die Piraten NEW
Reinhard Bütikofer 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Am Montag 5.3. um 10h00 wird in der Böll-Stiftung in Berlin die aktuelle Studie der Grünen Europafraktion zu Somalia vorgestellt. Herzliche Einladung zur Teilnahme!
Santorum, More Than Romney, Wins Favor Of Low Income Conservatives And Evangelical Christians, With Talk Of Vocation, Family, And Religion NEW
EconomicReview Journal 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Santorum, more than Romney, wins favor of low income conservatives and Evangelic Christians, with talk of vocation, family, and religion, thus moving the Republican party further right. February 28, 2012 1) …Associated Press writes Differences...
Fitch on who’ll tap the LTRO NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
A nice visualisation from Fitch of which countries’ banks accounted for most net new liquidity provided by December’s first three-year LTRO, ahead of the second liquidity op this week:...
No a una moratoria en la regulación europea de las tarifas de itinerancia de datos NEW
Ciudadano Morante 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
“Si los clientes pierden el miedo a la hora de utilizar sus teléfonos inteligentes cuando viajen por Europa, los operadores se beneficiarán de ello” declaró la Comisaria de Agenda Digital Neelie Kroes al respecto de la petición de una morator...
World Shares Trade Lower As Angela Merkel Lays The Foundation For A European Chancellor To Lead An European Economic Government NEW
EconomicReview Journal 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Financial Market Report for February 27, 2012 1) World shares traded lower today, while the S&P, Dow, and Nasdaq traded higher. Volatility TVIX, VIXY, VIXM, rose today as World Shares, VT, traded lower, led so by EWX, EEM, VSS, and EEB, as the Do...
2,5 milions de persones diuen no a ACTA. Ara és el torn del Parlament Europeu. NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Aquesta setmana han començat els debats al Parlament Europeu en relació a ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement). En tan sols unes setmanes l’ONG Avaaz.org ha aconseguit reunir més de 2,5 milions de signatures (confesso que una és meva) des...
DWP letters say “voluntary” workfare scheme is compulsory NEW
Political Scrapbook 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The standard workfare letters being sent out by Department of Work and Pensions cast the scheme as compulsory and do not explain that claimants can leave their placements without sanction in the first week, a Channel 4 News investigation has confirme...
Warum die Finanzmärkte nicht auf das EFSF Urteil reagieren NEW
Die wunderbare Welt der Wirtschaft 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Eigentlich müsste man sagen: Sowas von gar nicht.Vor ein paar Monaten wäre das Urteil, dass zu EFSF-Aktionen ein Votum des gesamten Bundestags (oder zumindest eines größeren Gremiums als den Neun, die aktuell entscheiden) eingeholt werden muss, e...
Warum die Finanzmärkte nicht auf das EFSF Urteil reagieren NEW
Die wunderbare Welt der Wirtschaft 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Eigentlich müsste man sagen: Sowas von gar nicht. Vor ein paar Monaten wäre das Urteil, dass zu EFSF-Aktionen ein Votum des gesamten Bundestags (oder zumindest eines größeren Gremiums als den Neun, die aktuell entscheiden) eingeholt werden muss,...
Spomini na skoke NEW
Turkov čas-opis 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Očetje vodijo sinove na športne tekme. Moj oče ni bil ravno človek za košarko ali nogomet, v Planico pa me je peljal. Bil sem v osnovni šoli. Tekma je bila na Bloudkovi velikanki in nekje doma bi moral biti album slik, ki sem jih tam posnel s
- Danmark bør følge det irske eksempel NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours ago
Irland skal afholde folkeafstemning om euro-traktaten. Folkebevægelsen opfordrer regeringen til at følge det irske eksempel - Nyheder / Tophistorie, Pressemeddelelse, Folkeafstemning, Irland, Søren Søndergaard, euro-traktat...
"Is Angela Merkel’s Euro Strategy finished?" by Henning Meyer NEW
Social Europe 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
I think there are some good reasons to believe that something has got to give very soon. It looks like the wheels are coming off the Eurocrisis strategy of kicking the can down the road and throwing crisis countries into a recession/depression.
Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 NEW
Joe Litobarski 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The third instalment of my Neptune's Pride diary sees the roleplaying go into overdrive, as a coherent (albeit bonkers) storyline takes shape.The post Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 appeared first on Joe Litobarski.
Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 NEW
Liberal Europe 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The third instalment of my Neptune's Pride diary sees the roleplaying go into overdrive, as a coherent (albeit bonkers) storyline takes shape.The post Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 appeared first on Joe Litobarski.
Polnischer Außenminister Sikorski bei den Grünen! Wie? NEW
Reinhard Bütikofer 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Beim "Grünen Konvent" am letzten Freitag in Berlin konnte der polnische Außenminister Radosław Sikorski zwar unserer Einladung nicht folgen, er schickte aber ein inspirierendes Grußwort als Videobotschaft. Radoslaw Sikorskis Nachricht als Auftakt...
Mr Ed sings – about Rebekah? NEW
Shiraz Socialst 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Thanks Rebekah: any excuse to revisit Mr Ed: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/horsegate-twitter-jokes-rebekah-brooks-746351...
Can the modern Europeans succeed where the Ancient Greeks failed? NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
"The Delian League was turning from an alliance into an empire" (source: Wikipedia) Could have led instead to a United States of Greece in the 5th century BC. Had that happened, history, at least European one, would have been quite different. Can E...
Ireland to vote on Fiscal Compact NEW
Stephen Spillane 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny today announced in the Dail that Ireland will hold a referendum to ratify the Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union otherwise known as the Fiscal Compact. This will be one of th...
Playing for humanity NEW
Kristalina Georgieva 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
Today I had a fantastic guest whose name you surely know – Raúl González, the football star of Real Madrid and Schalke 04. He is goodwill ambassador for the campaign against hunger that the European Commission leads together with the Food and...
Syria isn't the 'new Bosnia', despite the narcissistic hopes of the Western commentariat NEW
MEP Daniel Hannan's blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Oh no, this is not good, this is not good at all: more and more Western observers are starting to describe Syria as "the new Bosnia". Which can mean only one thing. The liberal commentariat is on the hunt for a new mission, for another messy civil wa...
Dataroaming blir billigare, men fortfarande dyrt NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Pressmeddelande från Piratpartiet: Idag på morgonen röstade EU-parlamentets utskott för industrifrågor (ITRE) om pristak på dataroaming i Europa. Pristaket i konsumentledet blir cirka 5000 kronor per gigabyte från den 1 juli 2012, 3000 kronor/...
Dataroaming blir billigare, men fortfarande dyrt NEW
Christian Engström, Pirate MEP 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Pressmeddelande från Piratpartiet: Idag på morgonen röstade EU-parlamentets utskott för industrifrågor (ITRE) om pristak på dataroaming i Europa. Pristaket i konsumentledet blir cirka 5000 kronor per gigabyte från den 1 juli 2012, 3000 kronor/...
Africa’s Growth Puzzle: Better Ways to Fill Infrastructure Gaps NEW
iMFdirect 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
The issue of reviving or maintaining economic growth is a the forefront of policymakers’ minds all around the world. Of course, the policies needed to achieve that differ from region-to-region, country-to-country. For many countries in Africa, w...
Infographic: What Next For ACTA? » OWNI.eu, News, Augmented NEW
owni.eu, 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
The Oscars: Beyond Eye-Candy NEW
The Worden Report 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 18 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Writing on thenight of the 84th Oscars in 2012, Michael Cieply and Brooks Barnesof the New York Times seem to wonder aloud about the 5,800-member Academy’scultural relevance. That most members had been “found to be overwhelminglywhite, male and 6...
Labour’s latest PPB – Fairness in tough times NEW
Labourlist 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Tomorrow will see the first TV airing of Labour’s new Party Political Broadcast – but it’s been released a day early online. The “tough times” line is one we should expect to see repeated between now and the May election...
Schuldenkrise bei Weißbier und Ouzo NEW
Der (europäische) Föderalist 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Wenn man den deutschen Stammtisch und die griechische Taverne so über die Eurokrise sprechen hört, dann will man kaum meinen, dass von derselben Angelegenheit die Rede ist. Nur eines scheint die öffentliche Meinung in beiden Ländern gemeinsam zu...
Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 NEW
Liberal Europe 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The third instalment of my Neptune's Pride diary sees the roleplaying go into overdrive, as a coherent (albeit bonkers) storyline takes shape.
Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 NEW
Joe Litobarski 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
The third instalment of my Neptune's Pride diary sees the roleplaying go into overdrive, as a coherent (albeit bonkers) storyline takes shape.The post Neptune’s Pride Diary #3 appeared first on Joe Litobarski.
En Bosnie, « Au pays du sang et du miel » soulage les victimes et les élites NEW
L'Europe décalèe 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Accueilli triomphalement en Bosnie — et très critiqué en Serbie — le film d’Angelina Jolie entretient toutefois la victimisation promue par une partie de l’élite politique, culturelle et religieuse bosniaque, regrette l’écrivain croate...
Eine Europaeische Union ohne ausgepraegten Verbraucher- und Sozialschutz ist allenfalls ein Wirtschaftsclub und nicht mehr ! NEW
Inclusion means NOExclusion 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Eine Europaeische Union ohne ausgepraegten Verbraucher- und Sozialschutz ist allenfalls ein Wirtschaftsclub und nicht mehr ! 28.02.2012 Its not enough: Die Europaeische Kommission sollte zur... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
The Russian ruble: The coin with a scar (pravda) NEW
NewropMag BlogPressReview 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
The Russian ruble whose status seemed doubtful not only to experts, but ordinary mortals as well, is staking a claim to become a reserve currency. The Russian authorities have been hatching the idea of implementing this at least at the regional level...