Toxoplasma 101

Toxoplasma parasite

[—ATOC—] [—TAG:h3—]     Toxoplasma Key facts • Toxoplasmosis is a zoonotic infection caused by the parasite Toxoplasma Gondii with a wide range of clinical syndromes in humans. • World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that every year there are over 1 million cases of toxoplasmosis in the European region caused by contaminated food. • For women, infection with Toxoplasma during …

Medea Benjamin Confronts Trump Official

Medea Benjamin Confronts Trump Official on Iran   At a public event in Washington, DC, CodePink’s Medea Benjamin confronted Brian Hook, the head of Trump’s Iran Action Group, over the US withdrawal from the JCPOA and re-imposing crippling sanctions on the Iranian people. Benjamin joins The Real News to discuss her action, which went viral online. Visit for more …

Why White People are Called Caucasian

Why White People are Called Caucasian (Illustrated) (Visit: Nell Painter combines the discursive meanings of scholarship with the visual meaning of painting, to answer, literally, why white people are called ‘Caucasian,’ what that looks like, and how they all relate to our ideas about personal beauty. Series: “UC Berkeley Graduate Council Lectures” [Humanities] [Show ID: 26025]

How money, economy and finance works


In is address to the Cambridge Forum in Massachusetts, Economist and fierce EU critic Yanis Varoufakis considers the need for a radically new way of thinking about the economy, finance and capitalism. WGBH Forum Network ~ Free online lectures: Explore a world of ideas (Thumbnail Photo: Marclozanobosch/Flickr)