11 January 2018

All the news for 11 January 2018 [ 264 news items | Now showing page 1 of 14 ]

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For Sale by President Trump: A Leaky, Polluted Warehouse Caught Up in a Lawsuit

Anyone in the market for a polluted South Carolina warehouse that’s mired in a messy lawsuit? Did we mention it has a leaky roof? President Donald Trump&r...   [ continue reading...]

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After #MeToo: Healing From the Trauma of Sexual Assault

With about 19 million viewers watching, the demonstration of solidarity at Sunday's Golden Globe awards ceremony offered  the largest platform to address s...   [ continue reading...]

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On making Hindi an official language in United Nations: A needless pursuit

It makes no sense for India, which prides itself on its multilingualism, to make a case for Hindi at the UN   [ continue reading...]

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'Me Too' Creator Tarana Burke Reminds Us This Is About Black and Brown Survivors

There’s another “me too” story, about a movement that began a decade before it was a hashtag. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram posts wit...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Launches 'Truly Savage' Attack on Medicaid By Pushing Work Requirements

Jake Johnson, staff writerIn a move critics denounced as an open effort to "stigmatize the poor" and undermine a life-saving component of the social safety net,...   [ continue reading...]

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Poverty Is Eliminated!

Tom Tomorrow You can’t really be poor unless you literally have nothing. The post Poverty Is Eliminated! appeared first on The Nation.   [ continue reading...]

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The Antidote to “Black Mirror” Virtual Reality - Facts So Romantic

We will take VR far, in creative and unanticipated ways, but it will also be mundane, contrary to the bleak alarm peddled by Black Mirror.Image courtesy Netflix...   [ continue reading...]

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The Untouchable Leader Who Stood Up to Gandhi

The leader of the Untouchables’ liberation movement, or what later became known as the movement of the ‘’Dalit’’ (literally, &lsqu...   [ continue reading...]

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While Appearing to Struggle With National Anthem, Analysis Shows Trump Speaks at, Like, Fourth Grade Level

After months of attacking football players for kneeling during the anthem—and bragging about his intelligence—Trump appears to forget the song's w...   [ continue reading...]

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Europe Warns Trump: Any Move to Scrap Iran Nuke Deal Will 'Send a Dangerous Signal to the World'

Jake Johnson, staff writerWith the deadline for U.S. President Donald Trump to decide whether to uphold the terms of the Iran nuclear accord just 24 hours away,...   [ continue reading...]

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Headlines for January 11, 2018

Trump Hardens Immigration Stance, Saying, "We Need the Wall", ICE Agents Target Scores of 7-Eleven Stores in Immigration Sweep, Trump Won't Commit to Interview...   [ continue reading...]

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Forty-One Hearts Are Still Beating in Guantanamo

It would take a very stable genius to close Guantanamo.   [ continue reading...]

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Paul Kingsnorth’s England

Christopher de Bellaigue In two new novels and a recent collection of essays, the English environmentalist and activist captures a country coming apart. The po...   [ continue reading...]

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Fracking giants grasp for dirty Brexit bonanza

The fracking industry is determined to limp ahead, despite record public opposition in the UK and fierce fightback...   [ continue reading...]

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Tariq Ali writes about Tassaduq Sohail and the Partition of India

In October, soon after the seventieth anniversary of Indian independence and the partition of the subcontinent, the Pakistani painter Tassaduq Sohail died in Ka...   [ continue reading...]

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'Nobody Here Talks About Her,' Claims Conway as Trump Talks About Hillary Clinton, Like, A Lot

Jon Queally, staff writerIn her latest statement completely belied by well-documented facts, White House spokesperson Kellyanne Conway appeared on CNN Wednesday...   [ continue reading...]

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The Year of “Nonviolence or Non-Existence”

It was early 1968. Since the previous spring Martin Luther King, Jr. had been pursuing a course that for many was unthinkable. He had deliberately connected the...   [ continue reading...]

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We are multitudes

Women are chimeras, with genetic material from both their parents and children. Where does that leave individual identity?By Katherine RowlandRead at Aeon   [ continue reading...]

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Meet the Badass Girls of Los Anarchists, L.A.’s Roller Derby League for Kids

Los Anarchists Junior Derby is an all-female roller derby league open to players between the ages of 5 and 17 (if you turn 18 during the season, you can finish...   [ continue reading...]

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The Unexpected Significance of a Shithole Comment

Perhaps the president will grind his base down to the smallest nubbin of a demographic. Polls show his numbers are dropping.   [ continue reading...]

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