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.
The new reformation: 33 theses for an economics reformation
Marking the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s challenge to the established church, the New Weather Institute and campaign group Rethinking Economics, with input from a wide range of economists, academics and concerned citizens, challenged ...
Mapping a world from hell:76 countries are now involved in Washington’s War on Terror
He left Air Force Two behind and, unannounced, “shrouded in secrecy,” flew on an unmarked C-17 transport plane into Bagram Air Base, the largest American garrison in Afghanistan. All news of his visit was embargoed until ...
Runaway train towards full digitization of money and labor
The other day I was in a shopping mall looking for an ATM to get some cash. There was no ATM. A week ago, there was still a branch office of a local bank – no more, gone. A Starbucks will replace the space left empty by the bank. I asked ...
2018 hotspots are in Eurasia and Middle East
- MK Bhadrakumar
The leitmotif of the US foreign policy in 2018 is going to be a last-ditch attempt to “contain” ...
"The neoliberal orthodoxy is breaking down"
Speech at UN in Geneva
- Jeremy Corbyn
On International Human Rights Day Jeremy Corbyn makes the case for a fundamental break with the world ...
Weapons for the IS
RIYADH/WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Own report) - As the findings of the UK-based organization "Conflict ...
Fukushima Darkness (I & II)
- Robert Hunziker
The radiation effects of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant triple meltdowns are felt worldwide, ...
Mass starvation is humanity’s fate if we keep flogging the land to death
- George Monbiot
The Earth cannot accommodate our need and greed for food. We must change our diet before it’s ...
John Lennon’s Most Radical Message
- John W. Whitehead
You gotta remember, establishment, it’s just a name for evil. The monster doesn’t care ...
The Smart Weapons Fallacy: Civilian Casualties From “Precision” Air Strikes in Iraq and Syria
- Patrick Cockburn
The final elimination of Isis in Iraq and Syria is close, but welcome though the ...