Volatile Kashmir needs careful handling
- Jagdish Rattanani जगदीश रतनानी
India: Time to overhaul the Sedition Law for good
- Shashi Tharoor ശശി തരൂര് शशि थरूर
The sedition law is archaic, introduced by the British in order to keep its former colony on its knees.
The sedition law is archaic, introduced by the British in order to keep its former colony on its knees. The language was toughened ...
Private Mossad for hire
Inside an effort to influence American elections, starting with one small-town race
- Adam Entous - Ronan Farrow
Psy-Group offered its avatars for influence campaigns, boasting that they could plant the seeds of thought in people.
One evening in 2016, a twenty-five-year-old community-college student named Alex Gutiérrez was waiting tables at La Piazza ...
Johnny Versus The News Man
- Caitlin Johnstone
In the land of Freedomocracy there lived a boy named Johnny. Like all children, Johnny went to School, where he was taught to think the same thoughts grownups think by educators with desperate faces.
At School Johnny learned what thoughts to think about ...
Apple and Google urged to dump Saudi app that lets men track women
- Ben Hubbard
BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Saudi mobile application that lets men track and restrict the movements of women in the kingdom has come under increased scrutiny this week with an American senator and rights groups urging Apple and Google to remove ...
From books to bullets: Inside Amazon's push to 'defend' America
- Levi Pulkkinen
Jeff Bezos’s company hosts top secret CIA data and powers the US immigration case management system. Now it’s poised to take on a $10bn Pentagon project.
First it sold books. Then it added gadgetry, groceries and chipper virtual ...
For Israel's Golden Intel Boys, it starts with terror and ends with greed
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Veterans of Israel’s famed signal intelligence corps, already well versed in violence against the helpless, are now indulging in rotten meddling abroad
A 8200 base in central Israel. Credit David Bachar
A coincidence brought together ...
US elites remain incapable of understanding China
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
A new report on US policy toward China launched by the Asia Society in New York is another example of how supposedly bipartisan US intellectual elites, instead of offering impartial advice, do little more than parrot Washington’s talking points, ...
The desert rock that feeds the world: Western Sahara’s phosphate
- Alex Kasprak
A dispute over Western Sahara’s phosphate reserves could disrupt food production around the globe.
Aided by the longest conveyor belt in the world, a steady stream of chalky white powder emerges on the North African coast from deep within the ...
Trump’s brilliant strategy to dismember U.S. dollar hegemony
- Michael Hudson Михаел Хадсон
The end of America’s unchallenged global economic dominance has arrived sooner than expected, thanks to the very same Neocons who gave the world the Iraq, Syria and the dirty wars in Latin America. Just as the Vietnam War drove the United States ...