Daily Archives: December 20, 2010

Oil Found in Kenya and Jamaica, Who Really Benefits?

  By Andre Michael Eggelletion Gippsland Offshore, the same oil exploration firm that found oil in Jamaica in 2009, has now completed negotiations with the Government of Kenya to enter the next exploration term for its L-6 permit. The Kenyan government began the licensing process for petroleum exploration in June 2009. Gippsland Offshore and its…

New warheads for Russian missiles, No START Yet?

  By Andre Michael Eggelletion Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate want to obstruct ratification of the START Treaty while Russia gets new warheads for all of their active intercontinental missiles. According to “The Voice of Russia,” the chief designer of the Bulava missile, Yuri Solomonov, says the modifications will occur before 2016. The number…

Study Shows 2010 Midterm Voters Badly Misinformed

  By Andre Michael Eggelletion A recent poll by the University of Maryland recently found strong evidence that voters were substantially misinformed on many of the key issues of the 2010 midterm election. Such misinformation was correlated with how people voted and their exposure to various news sources. If you’re wondering who those news sources…