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In the beginning…there were the high-stakes / high-visibility crises events that are now part of corporate legend -- the ExxonValdez tanker oil spill in Alaskan waters (in resource-rich Prince William Sound) just as the fishing season got underway -- the deliberate poisoning of over-the-counter Tylenol pain relief pills, resulting in the tragic deaths of retail customers trusting in the product (the most recommended by physicians, it was said at the time).
News & Updates
November 20, 2017 Bird Flu Is Spreading in Asia, Experts (Quietly) WarnSource: NY Times
While trying to avoid alarmism, global health agencies are steadily ratcheting up concern about bird flu in Asia. Bird viruses that can infect humans — particularly those of the H7N9 strain — continue to spread to new cities...
November 20, 2017 Trader Joe's Recalls Packaged Salads Over Concern They May Contain Glass or Plastic FragmentsSource: People.com
On Saturday, Trader Joe’s recalled three of its packaged salads after a supplier reported the products may contain pieces of glass or hard plastic.
November 20, 2017 Fiji to move more than 40 villages inland as seas riseSource: Reuters
BONN, Germany– Fiji plans to move more than 40 villages to higher ground to escape coastal floods and is also working on ways to help future migrants from other Pacific island nations as sea levels rise, Fiji’s attorney general...
Research & Insights
November 16, 2017 Incomes are up. Stocks are soaring. Home prices are back. So why do you feel like you have less money?Source: Dallas Morning News
Incomes are up, the stock market is soaring, and home prices have largely recovered from the mortgage meltdown. But Americans still haven't regained all the wealth they lost and, on the whole, are worse off than in 1998.
November 13, 2017 Included: Poor white Americans are getting poorer; what diversity numbers don't saySource: CNN
The wealth of low-income white people was cut almost in half since the recession while the wealth of black and Hispanic families in the same bracket remained stable.
Source: Organic Authority.com
New research published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute this week found no link between exposure to glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide, Roundup, and an increased risk of...
Commentary & Opinion
November 20, 2017 Bloomberg View: Germany needs to stop burning so much coalSource: Watertown Daily Times
By 2020, according to an analysis by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, this should triple the price of carbon to 24 euros a ton — high enough to push all European countries away from coal. If Merkel acts on the proposal to...
November 18, 2017 Tesla is 'going out of business,' says former GM exec Bob LutzSource: CNBC
Tesla is a "losing enterprise" that won't last, Bob Lutz, former vice chairman of General Motors, told CNBC on Friday. "There is no secret sauce in Tesla. They use the same lithium-ion batteries as everybody else," he said. He...
October 12, 2017 Why Nobel economist Thaler says he's nervous about stock marketSource: Chicago Tribune
"We seem to be living in the riskiest moment of our lives, and yet the stock market seems to be napping," Thaler said, speaking by phone on Bloomberg TV Tuesday. "I admit to not understanding it." ADVERTISING The S&P 500...
Video Interview - October 2007 - Cablevision System - New York
Governance & Accountability Chairman, Hank Boerner interviewed by host Dr. Harvey Passes - Comments on emergency preparedness, protecting your home and family, business and other topics and concerns.
30 Minutes: Click Here for Video
The "Wei Ji" -- The Chinese pictograph (word) for crisis and opportunity. It's often up to you which term should apply!
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