05 February 2018

All the news for 05 February 2018 [ 202 news items | Now showing page 1 of 11 ]

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Concussion protocol

At its best, American football is full of grace, strategy and thrills. Unfortunately, many of the components that have made the sport so popular – speed,...   [ continue reading...]

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How the idea of family relationships shaped racial thought

In 1787, the Society for the Abolition of the Slave Trade in London designed a ceramic medallion. It depicted a kneeling black man in chains, under the words &l...   [ continue reading...]

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"The Big Idea For Liberals" by Jan Zielonka

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, liberalism has been the “only game in town” across the whole of Europe. This is no longer the case. From Helsinki...   [ continue reading...]

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The Problem With Capitalist Philanthropy

In 2015, while on a reporting trip with the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a local journalist to...   [ continue reading...]

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Consider the rooster

The thugs of the barnyard, roosters were bred to fight and strut. Does our highly tamed world have room for them any more?By Amanda GiraccaRead at Aeon   [ continue reading...]

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A Legal Battle Is Mounting Against the GOP's Attack on Medicaid

About 500 protesters chanting "Kill the Bill, Don't Kill Us!" filled the street outside the New York Stock Exchange on December 19, 2017 -- where the resources...   [ continue reading...]

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Making health insurance work

The National Health Protection Scheme is disconnected from primary care. It also needs to be scaled up   [ continue reading...]

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Republicans Fighting to Protect Gerrymandering in Pennsylvania Have an Ethics Problem

Last week, after the Pennsylvania state supreme court invalidated the state’s GOP-friendly congressional map, top Republicans in the state legislature&nbs...   [ continue reading...]

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Jordan Peterson’s Bullshit

With his recent book’s success and with over 40 million views on YouTube, Jordan Peterson’s star is on the rise. His conservative and alt-right fan...   [ continue reading...]

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The Truth About the Trump Economy: The Wealth Is Not Trickling Down

President Trump is attempting to take credit for a growing economy and low unemployment, while fellow Republicans frame the economic upturn as an opportunity to...   [ continue reading...]

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Donald Trump as Mr. Magoo

When I was growing up, there was a cartoon character named “Mr. Magoo.” Mr. Magoo was a sweet old man who was distinguished by the fact that he was...   [ continue reading...]

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India: No CCTV, please | Krishna Kumar

Cameras in classroom is the wrong answer. We lose all chances of reform if we isolate and pillory the teacher - General / Surveillance, Social Control, Tea...   [ continue reading...]

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As Peace Talks Resume, South Sudan Continues Assault on Press Freedom

Jonathan Rozen is Africa Research Associate with the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) and has previously worked in South Africa, Mozambique, and Canada wi...   [ continue reading...]

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Dodge Freaked Out When Someone Made a Video of What MLK Really Thought About Capitalism

During last night’s Super Bowl, Dodge aired a commercial that used an excerpt of a powerful Martin Luther King Jr. speech over images of wo...   [ continue reading...]

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The Eagles’ Super Bowl Win Shows That Having a Conscience Does Not Distract From Winning the Game

Dave Zirin But the NFL got what they needed: a great game without Trump or player protest getting in the way. The post The Eagles’ Super Bowl Win Shows T...   [ continue reading...]

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In Tribute to Black Political Prisoners

In Tribute to Black Political Prisoners Authors Nellie Bailey and Glen Ford glen Tue, 02/06/2018 - 06:59...   [ continue reading...]

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“We Mean Business or No Washing!” The Atlanta Washerwomen Strike of 1881.

The strike—a group of black women organizing against omnipresent discrimination to demand recognition and respect for their work—stands out in union...   [ continue reading...]

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John Lott Makes a Mistake. Again. News at 11.

Last week, John Lott released a working paper showing that illegal immigrants in Arizona “are at least 142% more likely to be convicted of a crime than ot...   [ continue reading...]

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South Sudan: Warring Parties Break Promises on Child Soldiers

South Sudanese armed forces and armed opposition groups continue to recruit child soldiers and force them into the conflict, despite...   [ continue reading...]

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White Supremacist Holocaust Denier Likely to Become GOP Nominee in US House Race

Jessica Corbett, staff writerA Holocaust-denying white supremacist, Arthur "Art" Jones, is the only Republican primary candidate running for the U.S. House of R...   [ continue reading...]

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