For millions of people affected by the global economic crisis, there is a place that symbolically represents the why of all their problems: Wall Street. For Americans it also has special meaning because it is in its territory and is the main artery of the financial heart of New York, which beat some of the banks and most powerful financial institutions in the world, whose coffers were to stop millions of dollars of public funds to save the country from economic collapse between 2008 and 2009. Three years after a bailout that has not improved one iota the American economy in the same week that the census has yielded the spooky fact that 15% of Americans (nearly 50 million people) lives below the poverty index, Wall Street aspired to become the door of the New York Sun today. Source of the news:: 15-M comes to Wall Street with a protest against the markets.
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The Organization accuses 27 manufacturers of Apple products pollute the areas annexed to their factories. Peasants from these places were recorded begging for help to put an end to the situation in their lands by the discharge of heavy metals. Danny Meyer usually is spot on. Apple has already had several problems in China, since poisoning of workers to suicides among its staff. The NGO that investigates public and environmental affairs in China, IPE, has accused 27 vendors Apple pollute the environment of the adjoining communities to their factories and damaging the health of the inhabitants. In its report, entitled the other side of Apple, the NGO explained that Apple was of 31 multinational companies investigated, which presented biggest problems of environmental pollution and which was less willing to collaborate. The director of IPE, Ma Jun, said that Apple promises to be green, but his behavior has not been sufficient and the company must accept that the pollution emitted by its suppliers is also your responsibility. Apple must ensure environmental care and stop thinking only in the price; We believe that the products of this company are good and why they have a high consumption, but we are confident that consumers would not be agreed to buy items that can damage the environment and the health of many people, added Ma. The report of IPE, presented last Wednesday, reported in parallel to a video prepared by the NGO to show how the dumping of heavy metals in Lakes near some of Apple supplier companies is polluting many communities and threatening the health of its inhabitants.
Please help us, already not we can continue living like this, say many Chinese peasants in the video, while kneel before the cameras of the NGO. Before disclosing its report, IPE contacted Apple to know their opinion about the accused providers. The company reiterated its commitment to a high social responsibility throughout the chain of production of its articles and ensured that many of these companies do not work with them. Apple invited the NGOs to discuss more details, but so far the meeting has not materialized since the Cupertino company has not answered the last mail. Several problems in China among the most serious problems that the company had to deal with in China is the wave of suicides of several workers in the plants of one of its companies supplying, the Taiwanese firm Foxconn, manufacturer of the iPad and the Apple iPhone in 2010. In the same year, the fame of Apple returned to see dull once 137 workers of another of its suppliers, the Taiwanese company Wintek, were intoxicated by being exposed to high levels of n-hexane, chemical that damages the peripheral nervous system. IPE was founded in May 2006 with the aim of helping expand access to environmental information in China through the corporate development and the participation of the public in this field. After knowing the pollution problems of the suppliers of Apple in China, the NGO plans to work together with the environmental group Nature Resources Dnse Council (NRDC), based in New York, for promote, through Apple consumers in the United States, a more ecological and social awareness in the company. Source of the news: an NGO accuses providers for Apple in China from environmental pollution
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They’ve been ten years portraying their characters in the saga of the famous magician, who arrived when just a few children. Now they embark on new projects of interpretation or return to studies. The end of the saga of Harry Potter films, whose last and final delivery opens this Friday in the United States and the rest of the world, opens a new phase for the Group of young actors who have trained with the adventures of the popular magician. With Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (Harry Potter and the relics of the Muerte-2), its director, David Yates, told the press in New York, have the impression that the circle has been completed. Completed the magic of this saga that led to dishes being around children, their actors Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint or Matthew Lewis, will continue making films and some dabbling in the theatre, while others such as Emma Watson, return to classrooms, though not those of Hogwarts – those of the series – to complete their education without leaving the action. During some years not felt that it was acting, Watson said during a press conference in New York, recalling that he came to his role as Hermione Granger with just nine years, at the time stressed that now I’ve realized that to be an actress you have to believe in it.Now I know that acting is what I have to do. I’m excited to be an actress, said the English 21 years young, he also noted that he will return to studies in autumn at the University of Oxford.I’m excited for the next chapter of my life, and at the same time I feel sad and somewhat nostalgic. It has been a big part of my life, said the interpreter of Hermione, who described as strange and touching the end of the saga. .
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It will be next week at the UN General Assembly. Best bars in New York has plenty of information regarding this issue. EE UU has called on eurozone expand bailout Fund. For more information see this site: NY museums . Obama also wants more spending to revive the economy rather than cuts. The U.S. President, Barack Obama, will address the the debt crisis in Europe next week in their meetings to the margin of the UN General Assembly with the leaders of the United Kingdom, France, Brazil and Japan.
As indicated by the Deputy Adviser for national security, Ben Rhodes, in statements to the press, the crisis will be one of the issues that will address in his meeting with the Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff, Tuesday and Wednesday with the French State, Nicolas Sarkozy; j the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, and the new Japanese Government, Yoshihiko Noda j. These bilateral will be produced after the meeting this Friday from the Ministers of Finance of the Ecofin in Poland, where he participated in unusual way the Secretary of the Treasury, Tim Geithner, and which concluded without deleting the divisions that impede progress in the aid programme for Greece, the great immediate problem in the crisis. The eurozone ignored EE UU pressures so that the EU will stimulate the economy and boost the bailout Fund and Ministers not took advantage of the meeting to advance solutions to the crisis and proceed to the second rescue of Greece, valued at 160,000 million euros. This has generated harsh criticism of EE UU, which calls for more spending to revive the economy rather than cuts. More meetings U.S.
President arriving in New York on Monday and Tuesday, in addition to meeting with Rousseff, it intends to do so also with the leader of the National Transitional Council (CNT) Libyan, Mustafa Jalil. He also held a bilateral meeting with the Afghan President, Hamid Karzai, that will address the progress of the transition in the Asian country, and will be with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayipp Erdogan. On Wednesday, Obama will speak before the General Assembly with a speech, attend the Clinton Global Initiative and will also meet in a bilateral with President Salva Kiir of southern Sudan. The U.S. President plans to also meet with the israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, to address ways allowing to relaunch the peace process, although the precise moment of the meeting is not yet closed, according to the White House.
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Alberto degrees 20 m the Spanish team qualifies for quarterfinals. Pau Gasol played from the beginning and was the best. Victory of beating to the Serbs: 84-59. So we live the match minute by minute. Special Eurobasket Lithuania 2011 Results, classification and calendar. This week we lost to Turkey.
Then we suffer before Germany. And they returned the doubts with the Spanish team, which we had only found in this European Championship in a superb game on Sunday before the host Lithuania. But this Friday the Red has returned and has demonstrated that he can go far in this tournament. Victory of beating against Serbia (84-59) that leaves two good news: qualifying for quarter-final and the recovery of a Pau Gasol which, with its 26 points and 9 rebounds, was the better of the encounter. And a detail: all the Spaniards scored in the match.
That’s great. The selection has given a blow on the table and has shouted high is here, ready to conquer the European gold again. Has done so against a Serbia that has witnessed a gale of Spanish game before which has not been able to do anything. You can hardly emphasize anyone in the Balkan team, which missed much to Teodosic, disappeared entirely from the encounter, and that only could be maintained on occasions with the sparks of Krstic and Savanovic. One of the more title teams of the European was left with just 59 points. Small thing for a great selection that is on the brink of the abyss in the Championship. And it is that Spain has been much Spain in the match on Friday. Imperial Pau Gasol, who played from the beginning and signed an overwhelming encounter. And that began with two personal fouls that left him on the bench in the first few minutes. But the Lakers player proved that it is essential in this team, which returned to lead with 26 points, 9 rebounds and 2 assists in 23 minutes of play.
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It is a Californian of 83 years and who still works full time. He wants his children to be proud of their appearance. His case has become subject of debate in some media of EE UU. A Californian woman of 83 years has become news in United States by undergo a cosmetic surgery operation to enhance your breasts and make their children feel proud of his appearance, as he picked up the newspaper Los Angeles Time s. Marie Kolstad, an active grandmother who works full-time as a property manager in Orange Countyin Southern California, he decided to undergo surgery tired that her breasts were in one direction and your brain in the other, said in an interview. His case has become subject of debate in some national media of the country where some analysts noted obsession with aesthetics existing in society and reinforced by some television programs, while on web pages about seniors many applauded their determination.
The history of Kolstad was released to the light in an interview published the day 8 past the New York Times in which reflected the experiences of older people who opted for surgery to remove a few years. Physically I have good health and I want, why not take me that?, said the widow has 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Bill de Blasio may find this interesting as well. My mother lived long (94 years old) and I am simply giving for granted that this will also happen to me and I want my children to be proud of my appearance, said Kolstad. The operation took place on July 22, had a cost of $8,000 and consisted in placing a few breast implants to elevate their breasts. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in 2010 occurred in United States 84.685 procedures in surgery among patients aged 65 years or older, and more than 50 percent of those were lifting facial and eyelid operations, followed by chest operations, either to increase, reduce or enlarge. Source of the News: A great-grandmother operates breasts to look younger