17 May 2017

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Three Years of Modi Government: Failure of Foreign Policy.

Three Years of Modi Government: Failure of Foreign Policy. Rajesh Wed, 05/17/2017 - 17:44 BJP led government has ailed miserable in its approach at...   [ continue reading...]

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The Hidden Sexism of How We Think About Risk - Issue 48: Chaos

My eldest son has long been irresistibly drawn to danger. At 6 months old he rolled across the entire expanse of the living room in order to more closely inspec...   [ continue reading...]

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Investigation Reveals That Walmart and Lowe's Have Direct Links to Slave Labor

Logging camps in Brazil are committing one of the worst crimes of humanity. This story is the third in a four-part series on slave labor practices at logg...   [ continue reading...]

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A Complicated Question - Issue 48: Chaos

Asaf Hanuka is an Israeli illustrator and comic book artist, notable for his autobiographical comics “The Realist.” He is twin brother of illustra...   [ continue reading...]

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If ET Calls, Think Twice About Answering - Issue 48: Chaos

Valencia, Spain, Oct. 6, 2006. After four long days, the 57th International Astronautical Congress draws to a close, and two prominent members of the Search for...   [ continue reading...]

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The 2017 Human Rights Watch Film Festival

(New York) – The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented June 9-18, 2017 with 21 topical and provocative f...   [ continue reading...]

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From Betsy DeVos to Cops in Schools, Taking on the Education-Industrial Complex

Most "successful" people in the world never graduated, so education clearly must be bigger than that, says Elijah Armstrong, an education or...   [ continue reading...]

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Beirut Activists Launch Heritage Watch Day to Defend Threatened Historical Sites

The laissez-faire privatization and development frenzy in Lebanon’s capital has destroyed much of the country’s heritage. Activists are determined t...   [ continue reading...]

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Hope For Imagining a World Beyond Corporate Control

The commons is not just a battlefield between corporate predators and those who resist them – it is also a source of hope for those willing to imagine a w...   [ continue reading...]

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"Whatever Is Ahead of Me Is Far More Important Than the Past": Chelsea Manning Is Free

Army Private Chelsea Manning. (Image: Alicia Neal)The source for some of the most explosive revelations in a generation walked free from a military prison on We...   [ continue reading...]

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US: Improve Civilian Protection in Afghanistan

Expand Afghans perform prayers at the funeral for the victims killed by an air strike call...   [ continue reading...]

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"Eurobonds: An Open Letter To Martin Schulz" by Stuart Holland

Martin, You may recollect that we met with Elisa Ferreira and Jacek Saryusz-Wolski in Strasbourg in 2012 when Elisa, he and I made the case that I had already m...   [ continue reading...]

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Nine Injured, Two Arrested in Protest Outside DC's Turkish Embassy

Nadia Prupis, staff writerNine people were injured and two arrested Tuesday during a protest outside the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C., as President Donal...   [ continue reading...]

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'A Revolution': Philly DA Candidate Seeking to End Mass Incarceration Wins Race

Nika Knight, staff writerLarry Krasner, the most progressive candidate in Philadelphia's seven-way Democratic primary election for District Attorney, won the ra...   [ continue reading...]

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Protected Species in Gulf of Mexico Could Take Decades to Recover From Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Research released last month suggested that the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil spill caused $17.2 billion in damages to the Gulf of Mexico's natural re...   [ continue reading...]

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What Would Happen If Donald Trump Were Impeached?

The latest whirlwind of news about Trump, Comey and Russia has again stoked the chorus for impeachment. Here’s how it might happen. Around midday on...   [ continue reading...]

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Did Trump Commit High Crimes and Misdemeanors?

FBI Director Robert Mueller III testifies during a hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, DC, June 19, 2013. The Justice Department has appointed Mueller to se...   [ continue reading...]

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Collective post-traumatic stress disorder – Jews, apartheid and oppression

The Jewish people have a centuries-long history of trauma, persecution, and exile as both victims and perpetrators. The Zionist project in Israel has further le...   [ continue reading...]

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A Private Prison Company Put This Immigrant Detainee in Solitary. 19 Days Later He Was Dead.

A Panamanian man held in an Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center died in an apparent suicide Monday after being held for 19 days in soli...   [ continue reading...]

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Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago

by Jeff Larson, ProPublica, Surya Mattu, Gizmodo, and Julia Angwin, ProPublica, This story was co-published with Gizmodo. Two...   [ continue reading...]

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