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Obama and the Near East

Posted by on Sep 27, 2015 in Ecology, Featured | 0 comments

Obama and the Near East

As an Israeli I am very disappointed in US-president Obama. No, not for the usual reasons of Obama bashing. For his adversaries in Israel and the USA Obama’s middle name Hussein seems to imply he is a Muslim. A secret one! That in itself is already enough reason to loath him. The other reason seems to be, that he is of color and the White House, as the name implies, belongs to a white man. But this is all¬†speculations. Although there is a kernel of truth in it, I am sure. Still it is...

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Oh, Mr. President

Posted by on Jun 17, 2010 in Ecology | 55 comments

Oh, Mr. President

After more then 50 days of an unparalleled Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico, US- President Obama realized that this catastrophe can be compared to  catastrophes such as Chernobyl, 9-11 or the Katrina-Hurricane. Although 9-11 was an act of terror, an act to harm civilians. Still the results on the public conscience is almost the same. The Katrina-Hurricane was needed, so that Mr. Al Gore could make his movie An Inconvenient Truth. Which led to the so called Al Gore-Effect. Public awareness was...

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