Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
A trigger for a crisis driven by profit
Claudio Katz Κλάουντιο Κατς
March 13 — The global economic crisis is deepening at a rate as dizzying as the pandemic. The reduction in the economic growth rate and the sudden slowdown in the Chinese production system are now behind us. Now the price of oil has collapsed, ...
The viral crisis in light of the crisis of capitalism
It would be all too easy for people to attribute the ongoing economic crisis to the coronavirus. The propaganda peddlers already call the market collapse “the COVID-19 crisis.” But, as in chemistry, you have to distinguish between reagents ...
Follow China, follow Russia, follow USA: the politics of Covid-19 alternatives without choice
“The immediate priority is to prevent the quick spread of this disease”, President Vladimir Putin (lead image, top left) declared in his state speech on the corona virus last week.
This is the point on which there is no disagreement, ...
Covid-19: should we really close the schools?
- Leopoldo Salmaso
As the days and weeks go by, political leaders can no longer afford to question experts about when will ...
How does the Coronavirus behave inside a patient?
- Siddhartha Mukherjee সিদ্ধার্থ মুখার্জী सिद्धार्थ मुखर्जी
We’ve counted the viral spread across peoples; now we need to count it within people.
The hoax of anti-Covid19 vaccine
- Leopoldo Salmaso
Every sane epidemiologist in the world would recognize that this pandemic is no more than 20% viral, ...
Coronavirus has killed neoliberalism. Even Trump knows that
- Shlomo Avineri שלמה אבינרי
Some conclusions about the coronavirus pandemic in order to outline ways of managing the crisis as well ...
'Tip of the iceberg': is our destruction of nature responsible for Covid-19?
- John Vidal
As habitat and biodiversity loss increase globally, the coronavirus outbreak may be just the beginning ...
Deforestation is leading to more infectious diseases in humans
- Katarina Zimmer
In 1997, clouds of smoke hung over the rainforests of Indonesia as an area roughly the size of Pennsylvania ...
We made the Coronavirus epidemic
- David Quammen
It may have started with a bat in a cave, but human activity set it loose.
The latest scary new ...