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  Chp1: Nuclear Power Kills, "Comments on Nuclear Power"
Some estimates of adults and children doomed to be killed and maimed by cancer and mutations run in the millions.
A reactor failure near a large city could kill millions of unsuspecting school children and their parents and teachers, and leave a vast area uninhabitable for more than a thousand generations.
Windmills kill the birds in their vicinity, and their widespread use is at least a form of visual pollution.
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  Einsatzgruppen (Mobile Killing Units)
Einsatzgruppen (in this context, mobile killing units) were squads composed primarily of German SS and police personnel.
The result was the gas van, a mobile gas chamber surmounted on the chassis of a cargo truck which employed carbon monoxide from the truck's exhaust to kill its victims.
The mobile killing methods, particularly shooting, proved to be inefficient and psychologically burdensome to the killers.
www.ushmm.org /wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005130   (831 words)

  Killing Joke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Killing Joke's music consists of thick-sounding guitars; rhythms that are heavy, tribal, and danceable (usually all at once); keyboards and synthesizers with sounds typical of New Wave music; and Coleman singing in a talk-sing style, or shouting in a malevolent-sounding growl.
Killing Joke's third album, Revelations, was issued in 1982, and supported by a pair of performances on The John Peel Show and by the singles "Chop-Chop" and "Empire Song".
Killing Joke also sued Nirvana, alleging that the riff for the latter's song "Come As You Are" was copied from the riff for their song "Eighties".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Killing_Joke   (2370 words)

 Honor killing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In societies and cultures where it occurs, honor killing is often regarded as a private matter for the affected family alone; rarely do non-family members or the courts become involved or prosecute the perpetrators.
A man was allowed to kill his wife if he caught or suspected her of having an extra-marital affair, while if a woman caught or suspected her husband of doing the same thing and killed him, she was given the death penalty.
An honor killing, in Islamic definitions, refers specifically to extra-legal punishment by the family against the woman, and is technically forbidden by the Sharia (Islamic law).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Honor_killing   (2887 words)

 Wikinfo | Killing
When a human being is killed by the action or fault of another human being, this event is called a homicide.
To kill humans is not considered bad or wrong in all societies at all times: many that claim this is so using the Ten Commandments or other moral codes as their guide, also have engaged in war and apply a "death penalty" which is killing by the state.
Killing of other intelligent animals that communicate with each other is considered as bad or almost as bad as killing humans by many people.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=killing   (498 words)

 Killing, by Peter Singer
The coming of Christianity brought a new insistence on the wrongness of killing all born of human parents, in part because all humans were seen as having an immortal soul, and in part because to kill a human being is to usurp God's right to decide when we shall live and when we shall die.
Killing an autonomous being against that being's will is the most drastic possible violation of autonomy, and this makes it more seriously wrong than the killing of a sentient being not capable of autonomy.
To kill such a being, unless at the being's request, thwarts the preferences for the future that the being may have, and this makes the killing wrong in a way that is additional to any wrong that may be incurred by the killing of a sentient being unable to form any preferences for the future.
www.petersingerlinks.com /killing.htm   (650 words)

 killing joke
Heavy and slow, Killing Joke (at least early in their career) was a quasi-metal band dancing to a tune of doom and gloom.
Killing Joke moved to Notting Hill Gate and recorded their debut EP, Turn to Red, with money borrowed from Coleman's girlfriend of the time.
In 1994, Killing Joke re-formed as a trio with Coleman, Geordie, and Youth and the group released Pandemonium, a harder-edged, heavier album than their previous records.
www.invisiblerecords.com /bands/killingjoke   (625 words)

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Kill the two soldiers, and if you want, head to the direct opposite of the room and pick up the AT-420 rocket launcher, then return to where you entered the room, jump off the ledge, and keep rappeling.
So, immediately after stealth killing the stationary guard crouch to the left of the desk type structure he was standing in front of.
Kill the remaining guards, enter the elevator when it arrives, and hit the button inside to get the hell out of the mine.
www.cheatcc.com /psx2/sg/james_bond_007_everything_or_nothing.txt   (21325 words)

 MDO - Honor killing demands global response - 01/29/1999
Honor killing is when a male relative decides to take the life of his female relative because, for one reason or another, she tarnished the family image.
Article 341 of Jordanian law considers murder a legitimate act of defense when "the act of killing another or harming another was committed as an act in defense of his life, or his honor, or somebody else's life or honor." Man, what a ticket to ride.
Wherever honor killing prevails, and whatever the definition of honor may be, there is no justification on any level for such continued brutal assaults directed toward women.
www.mndaily.com /daily/1999/01/29/editorial_opinions/oo0129   (1013 words)

 Crime (Harpers.org)
A man who killed his family in 1975 was found guilty of killing his second family last year; he was found not guilty by reason of insanity in his previous trial.
Killings continued in Israel and Palestine despite the cease-fire; among those murdered were two Israeli soldiers, who were lured into a trap by a suicide bomber, and a Palestinian man who was thought to be “moving suspiciously” and ran when challenged by soldiers, who shot him in the back.
An Australian woman, a professional butcher, was convicted of killing her lover, boiling his head and body parts with some vegetables, and serving the stew to his children.
www.harpers.org /Crime.html   (4481 words)

 Killology Research Group: Conditioning overcomes innate resistance to killing
After the Jonesboro killings, the head of the American Academy of Pediatrics Task Force on Juvenile Violence came to town and said that children don't naturally kill.
Killing requires training because there is a built-in aversion to killing one's own kind.
Paddy Griffith demonstrates that the killing potential of the average Civil War regiment was anywhere from five hundred to a thousand men per minute.
www.killology.com /art_trained_killing.htm   (896 words)

 Killing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Killing is the ending of life (see death).
The act of killing an animal or plant life form can be said to have occurred when an outside force, usually another life form, has done something to cause it to die.
This page was last modified 13:22, 8 July 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Killing   (125 words)

 DVD Verdict Review - Killing Zoe
Killing Zoe was originally intended for release several months ago as a bare bones, pan and scan disc, this was not to the satisfaction of the movie's writer/director Roger Avary and he started an online petition to Artisan to have the film done right.
From the postcard tour of Paris, to the almost sweet lovemaking with Zoe and then through the drug crazed night of "living" and culminating with the films bloody final third the two men provide a striking array of images with many shots that linger in the memory.
I mentioned earlier that Killing Zoe was originally intended as a pan and scan release but due to the power of the Internet those plans were changed.
www.dvdverdict.com /reviews/killingzoe.php   (1593 words)

Killing an animal is not making it suffer unreasonably.
To kill and eat a subspecies is not immoral.
They will regret the kills that were not clean and efficient doing the best they can.
www.webspawner.com /users/antiantihunting/killing.html   (682 words)

 KtB: Updated 04-25-08
Killing the Buddha is a religion magazine for people made anxious by churches...
Akron/Family is a band intent on effing the ineffable.
At least four former editors have new books in the works, and the long awaited Killing the Buddha anthology may yet give this site a second (or is it third?) life.
www.killingthebuddha.com   (1098 words)

 The Killing (1956)
This film was made right before Kubrick's WWI marvel, Paths of Glory, and his genius is apparent in both.
Discuss this title with other users on IMDb message board for The Killing (1956)
I have one friend who hates this film....
www.imdb.com /title/tt0049406   (381 words)

 Charlie Cray: Who's Making a Killing? - Politics on The Huffington Post
But from Custer Battles to Duke Cunningham, from Lockheed Martin to David Brooks a lot of people seem to be making a killing these days off the war -- directly and indirectly, both legally and illegally.
Instead, they are using the money to pay themselves enormous salaries and other benefits, to buy their own stock back, and manipulate the markets.
Ultimately, the gas gougers and war profiteers make a killing at the expense of our collective security and national interest.
www.huffingtonpost.com /charlie-cray/whos-making-a-killing_b_28472.html   (1027 words)

 The Killing Fields (1984)
The Killing Fields (1984), a remarkable and deeply affecting film, is based upon a true story of friendship, loyalty, the horrors of war and survival, while following the historical events surrounding the US evacuation from Vietnam in 1975.
The film chronicles unforgettable scenes of suffering endured during the Cambodian bloodbath (known as "Year Zero") that killed 3 million Cambodians, when the courageous and indomitable Dith Pran endures the atrocities of the Pol Pot regime and is captured by the communist Khmer Rouge and punished for befriending the Americans.
The refugee camps on the Thai border are still crowded with the children of the killing fields.
www.filmsite.org /kill.html   (612 words)

Killing Christian is the accomplished stage actor's film debut.
For Stacy Vance, one would hope that her tombstone would read “She embraced the journey.” The production of Killing Christian could not have found a more perfect match between actor and character than it did when Stacy was brought on board to play Faith Grayson.
Both Stacy and Faith embarked on a personal journey to find their place in the world, and in the process of filming, Stacy ended up inspiring the entire cast and crew with her ability to make everyone think more deeply about themselves as spiritual beings.
www.killingchristian.com /kc.asp?P=3   (1334 words)

 Society&Animal Forum - Society & Animals Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
To understand why hunting is not vanishing despite the pressures of modern society and the absence of the necessity of hunting for subsistance, and to analyze the cultural codes and self-inflicted restrictions that modern sportsmen obey, I conducted six years of extensive field-work (1983-1989) among hunters in the Netherlands.
Periods of intensive participant observation ­ while assisting the gamekeeper, collecting the shot animals, preparing the kill, practising clay pigeon shooting, attending the course or visiting meetings ­ alternated with ethnographic interviewing and analysis of historical records to trace changes in nineteenth and twentieth century hunting.
Thus, hunters kill and eat the animals which they love and care for, giving evidence of an ambivalent attitude towards the animals which they define as game.
www.psyeta.org /sa/sa1.2/dahles.html   (5441 words)

 Asia Times
Correspondent-producer Tariq Ayyoub, 35, Jordanian, father of an infant girl, was killed and a photographer was wounded.
Their objective is not to kill civilians, but they behave like cowboys.
America is killing civilians." Fifty percent of Iraq's population of 24 million is under 15.
www.atimes.com /atimes/Middle_East/ED10Ak04.html   (1855 words)

 Home Taping is Killing Music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The San Diego punk band Rocket from the Crypt sold t-shirts with the tape and bones and the words "Home taping is killing the music industry: killing ain't wrong".
Similar rhetoric has continued; in 1982 Jack Valenti famously argued that the VCR would ruin the American film industry, and in 2005 Mitch Bainwol of the RIAA claimed that CD burning is hurting music sales.
"Home Taping's Killing Music" is also the title of a short song by Misty's Big Adventure, a band from Birmingham, which takes the implications of this slogan to their illogical conclusion.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Home_taping_is_killing_music   (435 words)

 Sobran Column -- None Dare Call It Killing
We kill crabgrass, germs, moths, cockroaches, hornets, mice, and rats.
George W. Bush is often criticized, by the same progressive-minded folks who favor abortion, for killing murderers who have actually been convicted and sentenced to die by others, merely for refusing to intervene to prevent their scheduled deaths.
Millions of human beings are being killed in their mother’s wombs, where, of all places, they should be safest.
www.sobran.com /columns/1999-2001/010125.shtml   (699 words)

 Info Node: (emacs)Killing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Deletion and Killing ==================== Most commands which erase text from the buffer save it in the kill ring so that you can move or copy it to other parts of the buffer.
If you set the variable `kill-read-only-ok' to a non-`nil' value, the kill commands work specially in a read-only buffer: they move over text, and copy it to the kill ring, without actually deleting it from the buffer.
Commands to kill large regions of text and syntactic units such as words and sentences.
www.cs.cmu.edu /cgi-bin/info2www?(emacs)Killing   (337 words)

 C4 News - World - Gaza - Dispatches: The Killing Zone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Children who happen to be playing in the street nearby are killed or have limbs blown off.
Since September 2000, some 2,000 Palestinians have been killed by the Israeli Defence Forces, who routinely use F16 fighter jets, helicopter gunships and tanks to bomb and shell densely populated Palestinian residential areas.
The victims were all killed in deliberate attacks, including suicide bombings.
www.channel4.com /news/2003/special_reports/dispatches_killing_zone.html   (578 words)

 Killing Joke   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Killing Joke wrote all of the songs for their next album, "what's THIS for....!," while in the studio.
The group then seemed to reach another low in 1983 with the release of the 12-inch "Me or You" in which the group seems to be asking, in between choruses of "woo hoo," whether it is the band or the audience that has to change in order for their records to sell.
At this point, Killing Joke tried a grass roots approach to popularity by forming the Organization of the Distant Island Charter, a fan group which was based out of Atkins' hometown of Chicago that sold KJ shirts, buttons, bumper stickers.
www.killing-joke.com /history.html   (2616 words)

 The killing of Daniel Pearl
From the release of the initial photos that showed Pearl as a captive—his hands bound and with an automatic weapon pointed at his head—the young man was seen as a human being in a desperate situation, held responsible for events over which he had no control.
The cruel and pointless killing of an individual—one who obviously bears no responsibility for the actions of the American government—serves only to provoke disgust and perpetuate a political environment that facilitates far more terrible acts of mass violence by the United States against the people of Central Asia and the Middle East.
The efforts of the US government and the media to use the death of Pearl for their own reactionary and militaristic purposes must be resisted and rejected.
www.wsws.org /articles/2002/feb2002/pear-f23.shtml   (1072 words)

 Edge 53
The subject tonight is "Is Science Killing the Soul?" You will not find this a straight-forward head-to-head debate in which one man says yes and the other says no. It all depends, as Professor Joad used to say, on what you mean by soul.
And in that sense, far from killing the soul, science may prove to be its greatest awakener.
He might be right; I suspect that he's wrong; but whether he's right or wrong, we don't want the morality of killing and raping and lying and stealing to depend on what comes out of the psychology lab down the hall.
www.edge.org /documents/archive/edge53.html   (12052 words)

 Scotsman.com News - UK - Government adviser: killing children with defects acceptable
Harris, who is a professor of bioethics at Manchester University, would not be drawn on which defects or problems might be used as grounds for ending a baby’s life, or how old a child might be while it could still be destroyed.
Harris was reported to have said that he did not believe that killing a child was always inexcusable.
In addition, it was claimed that he did not believe that there was any ‘moral change’ that occurred between when the baby was in the womb and when it had been brought into the world.
news.scotsman.com /uk.cfm?id=93982004   (695 words)

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