19 January 2018

All the news for 19 January 2018 [ 205 news items | Now showing page 1 of 11 ]

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How do we make corporations more accountable?

Greenpeace is famous for campaigning against corporations.We made “Choke” out of Coca-Cola's logo to draw attention to the massive plastic pollution...   [ continue reading...]

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Forget About Siri and Alexa — When It Comes to Voice Identification, the “NSA Reigns Supreme”

Classified documents from the Snowden archive reveal the NSA has been developing technology to automatically identify a speaker from the sound of their voice. T...   [ continue reading...]

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What do you really believe? Take the Truth-Demon Test

Most of us have views on politics, current events, religion, society, morality and sport, and we spend a lot of time expressing these views, whether in conversa...   [ continue reading...]

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Urban Agriculture and Forced Displacement in Iraq: “This Garden is my Kingdom”

The Lemon Tree Trust is a United Kingdom-based nonprofit organization which facilitates greening innovation and urban agriculture in refugee camps in Iraq,...   [ continue reading...]

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As ICE Targets Immigrant Rights Activists for Deportation, Suspicious Vehicles Outside Churches Stoke Surveillance Fears

ICE is entering and surveilling churches, immigrant rights activists said, after two New Sanctuary leaders were targeted by authorities for deportation. The pos...   [ continue reading...]

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We can’t just recycle our way out of the plastic pollution crisis

Plastics are in the air. Not only literally. Everyone's talking about plastic pollution and the need to take action.You don’t need to be conducting a scie...   [ continue reading...]

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Amazon, City Killer?

AP Photo/Elaine Thompson Construction cranes near Amazon's headquarters in Seattle's South Lake Union neighborhood Trying to figure out where Ama...   [ continue reading...]

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India Enters Australia Group, Inches Closer to Joining Nuclear Suppliers Group

The Ministry of External Affairs hopes India's 'credentials' are taken into account as and when a decision is taken (on NSG application). The post India Enters...   [ continue reading...]

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Is 'Sloppy Steve' Bannon Now Trump’s Biggest Problem?

After a day of dramatic testimony and an unexpected subpoena, the big question is: What does Steve Bannon know? Around the first of the year, the New Yo...   [ continue reading...]

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'I Am Not the First Woman to Work and Have a Baby': Global Praise for New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

Jessica Corbett, staff writerDrawing global applause, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Friday that she is expecting her first child, and that...   [ continue reading...]

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The Next Kurdish War Looms on the Horizon

Turkey and Syria will never allow it to create a mini-state. Colonel Thomas Veale has had the unenviable task of announcing the first official Western att...   [ continue reading...]

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EC Recommends Disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for Holding ‘Office of Profit’

AAP has accused the chief election commissioner of playing into the hands of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre. The post EC Recommends Disqualification...   [ continue reading...]

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America Is on a Dangerous Path to a Second Korean War

The best way to avert catastrophe is accepting the reality of a nuclear-armed North Korea. Most people intuitively get it. An American preventive strike t...   [ continue reading...]

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Here's What Trump Said About Presidential Leadership During 2013 Government Shutdown

Jon Queally, staff writerAs the White House on Friday refused to accept any responsibility for the government shutdown that will result if Democrats and Republi...   [ continue reading...]

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Sanders: Nobody Going to Take Trump-GOP Blaming Democrats for Shutdown "Seriously"

Jon Queally, staff writerAs Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell adjourned the Senate late Thursday night to prevent a vote on a House spending bill and with...   [ continue reading...]

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As Shutdown Looms over Immigration, Trump's Rejection of Refugees Could Have Global Domino Effect

As Senate Democrats say they'll vote against a government spending bill that fails to protect DACA recipients, setting up a potential government shutdown, we lo...   [ continue reading...]

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Our General and His Talkativeness

We have ended up countenancing a militarisation of our foreign policy and diplomacy. Are we comfortable with the idea of a general usurping the political leader...   [ continue reading...]

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Calling President 'Pathological Liar,' Sanders Bemoans One Year of Trump That Felt Like 16

Jessica Corbett, staff writerA day ahead of the one-year anniversary President Donald Trump's inauguration, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Friday sharply critic...   [ continue reading...]

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Anarchists: Government Shutdown Doesn't Go Far Enough : Make the Shutdown Comprehensive and Permanent

If the government shuts down, who will funnel our taxable income to military contractors? Who will tap our phones and read our email? Who will deport and impris...   [ continue reading...]

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In Name of Transparency, Not Partisan Sniping, Snowden Backs Call to #ReleaseTheMemo

Julia Conley, staff writerEdward Snowden joined those calling for officials to release a memo that's said to have information about the government's surveillanc...   [ continue reading...]

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