07 November 2017

All the news for 07 November 2017 [ 245 news items | Now showing page 1 of 13 ]

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Science is broken

Perverse incentives and the misuse of quantitative metrics have undermined the integrity of scientific researchBy Siddhartha Roy & Marc A EdwardsRead at Aeo...   [ continue reading...]

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This Will Help You Grasp the Sizes of Things in the Universe - Facts So Romantic

In The Zoomable Universe, Scharf puts the notion of scale—in biology and physics—center-stage. “The start of your journey through this book an...   [ continue reading...]

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We are the Republic: Catalans back on the streets for freedom

As the Catalan government stand immobilised and imprisoned, the base of the movement has taken the lead with a “week of struggle” and general strike...   [ continue reading...]

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Inside the Bold New Animal Liberation Movement: No Masks, No Regrets, All the Risk

When Julianne Perry first met the calf this summer, the animal was lying listlessly in a wooden crate on top of narrow slats, caked in her own dried diarrhea. M...   [ continue reading...]

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Bundy Legal Team Includes a Birther, an Alleged Ponzi Schemer, and an Ex-White Supremacist

Opening statements start on Tuesday in the trial of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and three others involved in the 2014 armed standoff with federal law enfor...   [ continue reading...]

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Democrats Defy Expectations With Huge Gains in Virginia and New Jersey

Danica Roem (Right,) who ran for house of delegates against GOP incumbent Robert Marshall, and Linda Daubert, (Left,) of Indivisible NOVA West, check out electi...   [ continue reading...]

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Donald Trump’s Tax Plan Would Give Nearly 50 Percent of Tax Cuts to the Top 1 Percent

The initial analyses of House Republicans’ new tax cut bill are out, and they’re not looking good for the middle class. In the past f...   [ continue reading...]

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Paul Manafort's Role in the Republicans' Notorious "Southern Strategy"

As part of the ongoing probe into Russian efforts to help Donald Trump in the 2016 US presidential election, Special Counsel Robert Mueller last week hande...   [ continue reading...]

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Greatest Threat to Peace in Iraq is Not Isis, It’s Trump Picking a Fight With Iran

“Fake facts!” exclaimed a senior Iraqi official in exasperation, as he pointed to photographs online allegedly showing the Iranian general Qasem Sol...   [ continue reading...]

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War once helped build nations, now it destroys them

Organised violence – the term war boils down to – has long been a unifier of peoples. Archeological evidence shows that nearly half those who lived...   [ continue reading...]

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How Domestic Violence and Militarism "Open the Floodgates" to Mass Shootings Like the Texas Massacre

The 26-year-old white man named Devin Patrick Kelley who allegedly killed 26 people Sunday as they attended church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, had a history o...   [ continue reading...]

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How Silicon Valley Exploits Consumers in Order to "Serve Mankind"

Silicon Valley leaders propose a society in which personal freedoms are near absolute and government regulations wither away, writes Noam Cohen. In his book,&nb...   [ continue reading...]

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Moscow Outmaneuvers Washington’s Kurdistan Project

Moscow Outmaneuvers Washington’s Kurdistan Project seema Tue, 11/07/2017 - 18:23 nc-recommends-link https://journal-neo.org/2017/11/...   [ continue reading...]

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How Big is My Tribe? The Crisis in Catalonia

What makes a border today: the natural divide of a river, mountain, or sea, a ruled mark on a dusty map such as in the 1916 Sykes-Picot Agreement that carved up...   [ continue reading...]

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Max Weber and the Protestant ethic

In his landmark work The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1905), the German sociologist Max Weber offered a radical shift in perspective on the hi...   [ continue reading...]

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Most of Congress "Likes War" and Opposes Ending US Support for Saudi War in Yemen

Several members of Congress have introduced legislation to invoke the War Powers Act with an aim to shut down US support for Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen, but th...   [ continue reading...]

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To Divinity and Back: Nepal’s Living Goddess Returns to Normal Life After Nine-Year Stint as ‘Kumari’

The sudden transformation of a little girl into a revered goddess comes at a price. She must remain in isolation and is expected to stay calm at all times.   [ continue reading...]

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Engineering a new crisis

Central banks are deciding to scale back their policy of “quantitative easing” in the form of liquidity infusion through asset purchases, but they a...   [ continue reading...]

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An opioid epidemic

Addiction to opioids, prescription painkillers, has resulted in a medical emergency in the United States. Opioid overdose claims 175 Americans each day with pow...   [ continue reading...]

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Ambedkar, Marx, Maududi and Mainstream Politics

The ABVP-OBC Front alliance in the recent Hyderabad Central University student's council elections reflect changes in subaltern political equations that could p...   [ continue reading...]

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