Corbyn demanded, and was granted, an emergency debate Tuesday on the postponement. But Labour lawmaker Lloyd Russell-Moyle was expelled from Parliament for the day after he grabbed the House of Commons’ ceremonial mace as a sign of protest.
There are millions of distinct types of bacteria as well as archaea — microbes with no membrane-bound nucleus — and eukarya — microbes or organisms with cells that contain a nucleus and have membrane walls — living beneath the Earth’s surface, the report says, possibly exceeding the diversity of surface life. Around 70% of the planet’s bacteria and archaea are now thought to live underground.
Justifying Diversity (newsbuoy)
The suit also points out that Harvard first made diversity a goal in admissions in order to reduce the number of Jewish students accepted in the 1920s. Although this anti-Semitic origin has been known since it was reconstructed from Harvard president A. Lawrence Lowell’s archives by a doctoral researcher in the 1970s,1 most liberals have long considered it not a reason to impugn diversity but an unfortunate historical contingency that has since been overcome by developments that have made diversity desirable. The current lawsuit challenges this interpretation by suggesting that diversity is as restrictive for Asian-Americans today as it once was for Jews.
How I Read It: The Veritas Is Out There (jdargis)
There’s a lawsuit going on between Harvard and some Asian American students who say the admissions process discriminates against them. Producer Diane Wu looks at one student’s admissions file.
A Bad Moon Rising – Over Several Markets (GE Christenson)
History DOES show that stocks go up long-term, if you wait long enough.
WHY? The banking cartel, Federal Reserve policies, and government deficit spending devalue the dollar so each dollar buys a smaller piece of the stock market. Yes, stocks always go up, if you wait long enough.
As part of the separation program, the employees will get a salary of up to 60 weeks, bonus and benefits, depending on the length of their service, Verizon said.
“This program coincides with Verizon’s recently announced realigned organization structure designed to optimize growth opportunities in the 5G era,” the company said.
Ebola 2018 Update: Lying With Statistics (thc0655)
Sorry if you can’t read it now, but that’s because I made the time axis correspond 1:1 to the number-of-people-affected axis, by shrinking the x-axis to 1/4 of the original. Note how the graph from zero to any point- cases, deaths, whatever – is now far more vertical. In layman’s terms, that’s a viral outbreak liftoff. Like a Saturn-V moon rocket.
Morgan Stanley Slashes Oil Price Forecast For 2019 (Michael S.)
Not everyone is optimistic, however. Reuters also quoted an Emirates NBD bank analyst as saying the cuts would not be enough to offset growing production from non-participants in the cuts. Edward Bell said he expected “a market surplus of around 1.2 million bpd in Q1 with the new production levels.” With the U.S. producing at a rate of 11. 7 million bpd and most indicators suggesting further increases, the oversupply scenario may well play out, sinking prices even lower.
Wells Griffith, a Trump administration adviser at the Department of Energy, said after the interruption that the United States would continue extracting fossil fuels, including through hydraulic fracking. Speaking at the event, Griffith warned against “alarmism” over climate change, adding that “all energy sources are important, and they will be utilized unapologetically.”
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