Saturday, 22 July 2017

170721


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 1707120 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170720.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page


New Lobby Group Tied to #Brexit Climate Science Deniers and Koch Industries Pushes for Deregulation in Europe - https://www.desmogblog.com/2017/07/20/new-lobby-group-tied-brexit-climate-science-deniers-and-koch-industries-pushes-deregulation-europe


Thursday, 20 July 2017

170720


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170719 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170719.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Trump is now attacking his own administration, including Jeff Sessions - https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jul/19/donald-trump-jeff-sessions-recusal this just gets better and better

No-deal #Brexit would spawn ‘legal morass and economic disaster’ - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jul/20/no-deal-brexit-would-spawn-legal-morass-and-economic-disaster obvious to everyone except nutter #brexiters

Trump supporters still fixate on Clinton as mood darkens - https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jul/20/donald-trump-support-base-hillary-clinton-hatred-pennsylvania trump voters are such utter morons

Plastic pollution risks ‘near permanent contamination of natural environment’ - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jul/19/plastic-pollution-risks-near-permanent-contamination-of-natural-environment we need plastic-chomping bacteria

Communication on Digital transformation of health and care in the context of the #DSM - http://ec.europa.eu/info/law/better-regulation/initiatives/ares-2017-3 #eu

#China’s Jack Ma has penetrated the Trump administration — and he knows what he wants - https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/josh-rogin/wp/2017/07/19/chinas-jack-ma-has-penetrated-the-trump-administration-and-he-knows-what-he-wants/ very interesting #alibaba

China’s Clean Energy Powers Up - http://www.caixinglobal.com/2017-07-19/101118768.html more please

Asia’s coal-fired power boom ‘bankrolled by foreign governments & banks’ - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jul/20/asias-coal-fired-power-boom-bankrolled-by-foreign-governments-and-banks #japan & #china mostly to blame, it seems


House of Lords Committee on Political Polling and Digital Media has today published its call for evidence - http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/lords-select/political-polling-digital-media/

Putting together the pieces of the Chinese #VPN jigsaw puzzle - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2017/07/putting-together-pieces-chinese-vpn-jigsaw-puzzle/ it’s…complicated #censorship #china

Britons in Europe ‘face huge loss’ if EU and UK cannot agree on rights - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jul/20/britons-europe-huge-loss-eu-uk-rights-free-movement an utter mess, cause by #brexit bigots…

Son of Cecil the lion killed by trophy hunter - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jul/20/son-of-cecil-the-lion-killed-by-trophy-hunter these people are deeply sick…


Wednesday, 19 July 2017

170719


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170718 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170718.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Third-hottest June puts 2017 on track to make hat-trick of hottest years - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jul/19/third-hottest-june-puts-2017-on-track-to-make-trifecta-of-hottest-years “little hope for limiting warming to1.5C”

Tories pledged to install CCTV in slaughterhouses in their election manifesto - https://secure.avaaz.org/campaign/en/uk_slaughterhouse_cctv_1/ they must deliver now #cruelty


Polling shows that no Brexit is definitely better than a bad Brexit - https://blog.bestforbritain.org/index.php/blog/polling-shows-no-brexit-definitely-better-bad-brexit/ time to bin bad #brexit

Netanyahu attack on EU policy caught on microphone - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/19/eu-will-wither-and-die-if-it-does-not-change-policy-on-israel-netanyahu “predicated Europe’s future on its attitude towards Israel”



Tuesday, 18 July 2017

170718


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170717 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170717.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

When The ‘Sharing Economy’ Turns Into The ‘Missing Or Stolen Economy’ - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170711/07142837761/when-sharing-economy-turns-into-missing-stolen-economy.shtml whoops #umbrella

Polish-born schoolgirl, 16, found dead after bullying - https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/jul/17/schoolgirl-dagmara-przybysz-16-killed-herself-racist-bullying-inquest-told awful; #brexit has legitimised bullying like this

.@Dove: retract anti-breastfeeding advert and apologise - http://www.thepetitionsite.com/en-gb/takeaction/691/371/695/ Dove loses the plot - & probably lots of business

Police missing terrorist tip-offs because of cuts - former Met chief - https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/jul/18/police-missing-terrorist-tip-offs-lord-condon-because-of-cuts-says-former-met-chief underfunding, not strong crypto, is problem

Advogado de Temer advoga para advogado de Lula - Jornal O Popular http://www.opopular.com.br/editorias/politica/advogado-de-temer-advoga-para-advogado-de-lula-1.1310066 this is getting confusing #brazil

#PhilipMorris takes aim at young people in #India, and health officials are fuming - http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/pmi-india/ what a disgusting company

More than 500 boys abused at top German Catholic school – report - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/18/boys-abused-germany-catholic-regensburger-domspatzen-school utterly disgusting #romancatholics

George Romero, Zombies… And The Public Domain - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170718/00532537803/george-romero-zombies-public-domain.shtml amazing story… #pd


Monday, 17 July 2017

170717


Majority of #Brexiters would swap free movement for EU market access - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jul/17/majority-of-brexiters-would-swap-free-movement-for-eu-market-access shift away from #brexit continues

.@HSBC triggers investigation into #palmoil company over deforestation allegations - https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2017/jul/17/hsbc-investigation-palm-oil-company-deforestation-allegations-noble-plantations good; others must follow suit


Glyphosat: EU-Behörden kehrten Beweise für Krebsbefunde systematisch unter den Tisch - https://www.global2000.at/glyphosat-krebsstudien-behoerdenversagen


Friday, 14 July 2017

170714


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170713 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170713.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

EasyJet to set up Austrian base to operate EU flights after Brexit - https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/jul/14/easyjet-austria-eu-flights-brexit the #brexit carnage continues…


#TiSA - Foul Play - http://www.thefutureworldofwork.org/stories/uni-global/tisa-foul-play/ “report for UNI on the implications of TiSA on workers, democracy”



All Out Of Ideas, Legacy News Providers Ask US Gov’t For The Right To Collude Against Google & Facebook - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170714/01065737787/all-out-ideas-legacy-news-providers-ask-us-govt-right-to-collude-against-google-facebook.shtml


Thursday, 13 July 2017

170713


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170711 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/07/170711.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page


#Brexit: Labour threatens to defeat Theresa May over ‘great repeal bill’ - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jul/12/labour-tories-great-repeal-bill-brexit-eu do it: this is completely undemocratic

‘Great repeal bill’ human rights clause sets up #Brexit clash with Labour - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jul/13/great-repeal-bill-human-rights-clause-sets-up-brexit-clash-with-labour outrageous, but typical #tories

Inside Philip Morris’ campaign to subvert the global anti-#smoking treaty - http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/pmi-who-fctc/ important work by @reuters; more please

Electric cars to account for all new vehicle sales in Europe by 2035 - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jul/13/electric-cars-to-account-for-all-new-vehicle-sales-in-europe-by-2035 more good news on the #ev front…

Liu Xiaobo, Nobel laureate and Chinese political prisoner, dies aged 61 - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/13/liu-xiaobo-nobel-laureate-chinese-political-prisoner-dies-61 sad; #china just created a martyr


Scientific Publishing: Beyond scoops to best practices - https://elifesciences.org/articles/30076 quite right: use of #preprints should be standard #oa