NYT: E.P.A. to Study Chemicals Used to Tap Natural Gas

The agency is preparing for a scientific study of the effects on drinking water and public health of a drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.

Read at: NYT.com

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If You Think DOE Is Managing The Nuclear Weapons Complexes Properly, Read On…

The Defense Facilities Safety Board receives accident and incident reports from the major Department of Energy Weapons sites. Because many of these events are newsworthy, DCBureua.org is urging our readers to hit the links to these weekly reports to see how the DOE, the National Nuclear Security Administration (the weapons folks) and their contractors are doing in managing the most dangerous substances on earth. The reports are eye opening to say the least. The radioactive events are more frequent than the public relations people at DOE like to admit or our tax-paid contractors acknowledge.

So get familiar with this small window into how the DOE operates. As a citizen, you owe it to your country.

You can follow the map to view the incidents for each major DOE location. http://www.dnfsb.gov/index.php

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NYT: Key Karzai Aide in Corruption Inquiry Is Linked to C.I.A.

A key aide to Afghan President Hamid Karzai, who is at the center of a government corruption investigation, is on the CIA payroll, according to The New York Times. At the same time the US government tries to stop public corruption in Afghanistan, it supports the officials involved.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/26/world/asia/26kabul.html?_r=1&hp

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WikiLeaks.org: New Media or Source?

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Since at least last May, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been chastising publicly our “frienemies” in Pakistan for protecting Al Qaeda  leadership in their country and aiding and abetting Taliban operations in Pakistan and Afghanistan that are killing Americans and allied forces. Continue reading WikiLeaks.org: New Media or Source?