05 October 2017

All the news for 05 October 2017 [ 291 news items | Now showing page 1 of 15 ]

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Are we all Catalans now? Why Scotland is very different

As the stakes rise in Catalonia, what does their crisis teach us about the complexities of the struggle for self-d...   [ continue reading...]

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Sholeh Wolpé: If I Do Not Translate, It’s A Sin

The Iranian-American poet on translation as a salve for cultural divisions. The post Sholeh Wolpé: If I Do Not Translate, It’s A Sin appeared first...   [ continue reading...]

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How Cities Can Do Better Than the Fight for $15

It’s time for cities to reverse a shrinking workforce and build resilience in the face of climate change.   [ continue reading...]

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Catalonia: People’s power wins out as Spanish state plots revenge

Spainish Civil Guards attack Catalans trying to defend a voting centre on October 1.Dick NicholsBarcelonaFriday, October 6, 2017Is it possible to have a success...   [ continue reading...]

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To Reduce Gun Violence, Let Us First Address Systemic Injustices

The phenomenon of gun violence is a continuation of the broader landscape of violence in the US, including violence committed by police against people of color,...   [ continue reading...]

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China's Oil Production About to Peak: That's a Very Big Deal

Click here for reuse options! Decisions on how China addresses its post-peak future will have great impact on polit...   [ continue reading...]

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Racist Blowback Against Colin Kaepernick Isn’t Just About Him: It’s Aimed at Black Resistance Itself

Right-wing media outlets are attacking Colin Kaepernick for donating to an organization I volunteer with, Assata’s Daughters, which is dedicated to raisin...   [ continue reading...]

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IDF Brass: Israel Faces “Catastrophic Defeat” if Next Hezbollah War Exceeds Ten Days

This week’s words from the Levant offer contending messages for Israel’s and Hezbollah’s friends and foes alike: “We are naturally unhap...   [ continue reading...]

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Democracy is like fun: you can’t set your mind to having it

The term democracy is used today to denote everything that is wholesome in the social world. Yet there is such a thing as too much democracy. By this I do not m...   [ continue reading...]

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The Collateral Damage of the US's Airport Sacrifice Zones

Logan Airport generates over $13 billion in revenue for Boston and is one of the city's biggest employers, but residents of East Boston are paying for it with t...   [ continue reading...]

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The Science Behind “Blade Runner”’s Voight-Kampff Test - Facts So Romantic

Can a fictional test designed to distinguish between replicants and humans, called the Voight-Kampff test, really work?Photograph by Universo Produç&atil...   [ continue reading...]

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Ryan Zinke's Week of Reckoning: Scandals Roil Trump's Interior Department

Congressman Ryan Zinke of Montana speaking at the 2016 Conservative Political Action Conference on March 3, 2016, in National Harbor, Maryland. (Photo: Gage Ski...   [ continue reading...]

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THE RISING OF BRITAIN'S 'NEW POLITICS'

As the Tories plot to get rid of Prime Minister Theresa May, John Pilger reports on the contradictions in Jeremy Corbyn's 'radical' alternative in an imperial L...   [ continue reading...]

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Economic Charlatan: James Buchanan in the Spotlight

Social historian Nancy MacLean has written a political biography of economist James Buchanan – Democracy in Chains.(1) An unlikely choice. MacLean went se...   [ continue reading...]

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Who’s Really in Charge of the Voting Fraud Commission?

by Jessica Huseman On Friday, in response to a judge’s order, the Department of Justice r...   [ continue reading...]

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Muslim Ban 3.0 Is Here. And So Is the Anti-Racist Resistance.

Before he took his oath, President Donald Trump vowed to launch a war on Muslims. Now, that threat is becoming reality, with the new version of his signature &l...   [ continue reading...]

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Free Thinking Army Officer Is Driving the Right Crazy

Click here for reuse options! It is Important to defend Lieutenant Spenser Rapone in the face of absurd disinformat...   [ continue reading...]

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Catalonia's Referendum Unmasks Authoritarianism in Spain

Zero, zip, zilch. That's how many ads we run on this site. Help keep it that way: Make a tax-deductible donation to support the free and independent journalism...   [ continue reading...]

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Will Small Family Farmers Survive the Trump Administration?

For his new book, writer Ted Genoways set out to document the whole process of a farm year, from harvest to harvest. When he started following around the Hammon...   [ continue reading...]

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What I’ve Learned From North Korea’s Leaders

As the world knows, we face the strong possibility of another Korean war, with potentially devastating consequences to the Korean Peninsula, Japan, our outlying...   [ continue reading...]

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