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Leonie Joubert
Science writer: political-economy of climate change, the hunger-obesity poverty-paradox in cities, mental health
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Beckley Foundation 2h
An update on research exploring the efficacy of in the treatment of alcohol use disorder. Some of the more promising psychedelic research in the 50/60's was on addiction, and it seems the data coming in so far bodes well for the future.
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Gerald Kutney 2h
"What will it take for popular opinion to catch up with the terrifying science?" - -
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Robin Carhart-Harris 5h
Science of microdosing psychedelics 'remains patchy and anecdotal', says review
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HEALA 9h
[WATCH] Do sugary drinks have nutritional value? answers that.
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EATegrity 11h
| a very passionate on how media also downplays - which is what we have been discussing - the complicity of corporate media ~
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is a welfare state for fossil fuels, propping it up through subsidies while marginalising renewables. Actively driving
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Leonie Joubert 23h
Climate activists are canaries in the coalmine in terms of mental health impacts of . A view from the Global South after nearly 20 years at the coalface of activism.
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Leonie Joubert 23h
It's coming. The new lens: the political-economy driving is the biggest corruption story of the century... the corporate capture of our shared atmospheric space which should be guarded as a common good for all. Watch this space.
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Gerald Kutney Jul 15
"There’s also a growing understanding that climate change itself is making life more expensive and a failure to act will continue to put pressure on people’s household budgets." - -
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Leonie Joubert 23h
nearly ran out of water last year, after worst drought in over 100 years of record keeping. Climate collapse is real and here. Book : One City's Response to a Record Breaking Drought to be launched 23 July.
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Gerald Kutney 24h
Replying to @MaximeBernier
Shameful that you promote a propaganda video from the Fiends of Science (aka FoS). Your anti-science rhetoric is disgraceful for anyone in public office. You are spreading lies to Canadians. -
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Leonie Joubert 24h
failing as watchdog, cheer-leads those who play by rules of economic game that is driving , instead of challenging rules of the game itself. Demand accountability from newsrooms.
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Leonie Joubert 24h
Media downplaying extent of is like press in1980s ignoring the true cost of in . What's the 'harm'? How do journalists 'balance' climate science in their reporting?
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Naomi Oreskes Jul 15
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Leonie Joubert 24h
And adults need to support teen activists so they have emotional resilience and practical skills to face the uncertain future.
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Max du Preez Jul 15
Collins dictionary's defines state capture: "the efforts of a small number of firms (or such actors as the military, ethnic groups, & kleptocratic politicians) to use the state to their advantage through illicit, non-transparent provision of private gains to public officials"
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Leonie Joubert 24h
NB meeting with this week to discuss need to recalibrate journalistic decisions: what's the harm of downplaying severity of or publishing ? Comparing editorial decisions with reporting during era.
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Leonie Joubert Jul 15
Media: key platform for driving political and social discourse around . Journalists need to recalibrate a cardinal principle when telling stories: 'what's the harm' of downplaying the or publishing ?
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EATegrity Jul 14
Pesticide companies ‘seriously deficient’ on human rights, says UN toxics expert “We are discovering all kinds of nuanced effects of these chemicals on health, which increasingly is changing the way we think about diseases and disabilities “
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Psychedelics Today Jul 15
Episode 147 Video Quote - Breaking Convention Series: Dr. Sam Gandy - Psychedelics and our Connection with Nature
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