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The New Derivatives Market In California Water: Disaster Natural Resources Capitalism At Work

Authored by Bill Hatch via Counterpunch.org, I attended a rain dance 40 years ago in the Southwest. At the end of the 6-hour ceremony, it rained. My final memory of the event was a small, elderly lady chasing an immense clown, who had ritually molested her in the ceremony, beating him about the head and…

Emails Reveal Scientific Effort To Engineer ‘Natural Origin’ Theory, Dispel ‘Fringe’ Lab Speculation For COVID-19

Authored by Sainath Suryanarayanan via USRTK.org, Newly obtained emails offer glimpses into how a narrative of certainty developed about the natural origins of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, while key scientific questions remained. The internal discussions and an early draft of a scientists’ letter show experts discussing gaps in knowledge and unanswered questions about lab origin,…

Evaluation of Colchicum autumnalis (Rhazes) as a natural treatment for low back pain

Researchers at different universities in Iran examined the effects of Rhazes tablet — an herbal medicine made from Colchicum autumnalis –– on lower back pain (LBP). They reported their findings in an article published in the International Journal of Ayurvedic Medicine. LBP is one of the most common symptoms of some of the most costly chronic diseases. Persian…