'Food & Water Watch' re: Desalination in Calif. (it's very expensive, energy-guzzling, environ. harmful & unnecessary)...
> (also, be aware!): ICL corp. (Israel Chemicals Ltd. based in Tel Aviv) currently has monopoly contracts
gouging US Forest Service for 'fire-retardant' (environ. damaging & ineffective 'Phos-Check').
'ICL' also produces sulfate & bromide products ('geoengineering' aerosols for atmospheric manipulation / chemtrails)
see links => rep-am.com/articles/2014/10/18/news/national/830481.txt
There’s nothing like Twitter to take a complicated issue and force you to break it down to its essence. In a case where scientists in the Arctic discovered massive plumes of methane escaping from the seafloor, climatologist and Arctic expert Jason Box sums that essence up thusly:

If even a small fraction of Arctic sea floor carbon is released to the atmosphere, we're fucked.

— Jason Box (@climate_ice) July 29, 2014
According to respected journalist Robert Parry: "Ukraine Crisis is partly fomented by U.S. neocons,
including holdovers at the State Department" ...
(by the way, Amb. Victoria Nuland is married to Robert Kagan, co-founder of PNAC) !
*also, related link (re: notorious Elliot Abrams & others):
& insightful article written by (former CIA officer) Philip Giraldi:

November 2013: Ukraine signed shale gas (fracking) production-sharing agreement with U.S. Chevron, and previous deals with Royal Dutch Shell -- another step in a drive for more energy independence from Russia ...
Ukraine: protests timeline = http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/19/ukraine-protests-timeline
(interesting perspective, from Feb. 25th) http://uprootedpalestinians.wordpress.com/2014/02/25/the-brown-revolution-in-ukraine/

`Delta`, a Ukrainian-born former IDF soldier calls his militia troops "the Blue
Helmets of Maidan," but brown is the color of his headgear ...
(w/ analysis & comments at Sott.net)
also... background: new (unelected) interim P.M. of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk,
(jewish former Central Banker, now claims to be 'Greek Catholic' jesuit-affiliated ?) etc.
see links -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arseniy_Yatsenyuk
(`The Society of Jesus in Ukraine`) http://www.jesuit-ua.org/english.htm
"The Great Game" 21st Cent. == if Russia to EU via Ukraine natgas routes get
screwed up, then... Cui Bono (?) place your bets !

(op.chaos = divide & rule): Ukrainian former IDF soldier heads militia group (w/ "several IDF veterans")
in Ukraine's (seemingly) `nationalistic` upsurge vs. (apparently corrupt) elected govt ...
note: situation quite obviously manipulated by London/Wall Street/EU & Israeli FINANCE finaglers
to fleece/loot Ukraine resources, while distracting public, also to undermine & bait/induce Russian Bear
into position of evil 'occupier' (of Crimea) for propaganda meme purposes.

US Agency for International Development (USAID) played a major role in funding opposition groups prior to the
'Ukraine eruption' (banksters' coup d'etat). Moreover, a large percentage of funding came from billionaire (father of eBay)
Pierre Omidyar, founder of 'First Look' & 'The Intercept' digital media sites (& G. Greenwald's patron) ...