Degrees of Thirst Infographic

Degrees of Thirst

An infographic illustrating the issue of available fresh water, how much there is, and who gets it.

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Nadja – Now I Am Become Death, the Destroyer of Worlds

J. Robert Oppenheimer

The bulk of this film is made up of recordings of the awful destructive power of the atomic bomb filmed at various times and places and set to the music of Nadja, a Canadian drone doom band.

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Spencer Sanchez: Buddhist Hip-Hop

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Buddhist Hip-hop music by Master Narsimha, who is operating out of Santa Rosa, California. He is the leader of a centre there which is coming out of the Tibetan tradition, and uses his music as an integral part of his practice and Dharma activities.

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Leonard Rubenstein and Stephen Xenakis: Doctors Without Morals

After five years of investigation, the Justice Department has released its findings regarding the government lawyers who authorized waterboarding and other forms of torture during the interrogation of suspected terrorists at Guantánamo Bay and elsewhere.

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The Bombing of Hiroshima

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Today is the 65th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima in Japan at the end of World War II. The first reporter on the scene was the Australian journalist Wilfred Burchett, wrote this moving report which was published one month after the event.

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