06 March 2018

All the news for 06 March 2018 [ 256 news items | Now showing page 1 of 13 ]

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Long walk to equality and freedom: 70 years of AFSC supporting Palestinian struggle in Gaza

Emmett Gulley, the Quaker who was the first to head up American Friends Service Committee’s (AFSC) Gaza unit in 1949 arrived when the Nakba was still unde...   [ continue reading...]

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Horizontalising international NGOs: can it be done?

Alternative structures are available—if we have the courage to adopt them. OXFAM-GB Office...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago Visa Hypocrisy

David Cay Johnston offers voluminous information that Donald Trump is a hypocrite, among many other nefarious and treacherous characteristics. In this excerpt f...   [ continue reading...]

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With gags, props, and slides, Israel’s Netanyahu warns of Iran at AIPAC

At the annual AIPAC policy conference in Washington DC, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave a bleak image of expanding Iranian influence in the Middl...   [ continue reading...]

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Ohio Gas Well Was Spewing Methane Pollution Three Weeks After Blowout

Nearly three weeks after an initial explosion and blowout, an environmental group's infrared camera found that methane was still spewing from a wellhead on an o...   [ continue reading...]

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The New CPTPP Trade Pact is Much Like the Old TPP

Martin Khor is Executive Director of the South Centre, a think tank for developing countries, based in GenevaThe post The New CPTPP Trade Pact is Much Like the...   [ continue reading...]

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Myanmar’s ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ of Rohingya Continues, Says UNHRC Official

The UN assistant secretary-general for human rights made the comment after a visit to the Cox's Bazar district in neighbouring Bangladesh. The post Myanmar&rsqu...   [ continue reading...]

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1929: interviews with elderly people throughout the US

‘I hope, ladies and gentlemen, you have seen me and you have also heard me.’The iconic Fox Movietone News, which ran in the United States from 1927...   [ continue reading...]

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Who Will Leave the White House Next?

The revolving door on the White House continues to turn -- most recently as Communications Director Hope Hicks announced her departure from...   [ continue reading...]

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This Neural Net Hallucinates Sheep - Facts So Romantic

If you’ve been on the internet today, you’ve probably interacted with a neural network. They’re a type of machine learning algorithm that&rsqu...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump's 'Trade War' May Be a Sign of Desperation

Trump can’t appoint himself president for life—at least not yet. Starting a pointless trade war will have to do. Upon learning that President...   [ continue reading...]

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Regeneration Project Granada – a New Approach to Migration

I am part of a group of 12 people living in the village of Saleres, Valle de Lecrín, close to Granada in Spain. We come from Europe, West Africa, South A...   [ continue reading...]

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Millions of Americans’ Right to Vote Is at Stake in This Case

In October 2014, Charles Stricker III went to the Department of Motor Vehicles in Wichita, Kansas, to get a new driver’s license and register to vote. Str...   [ continue reading...]

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When Women Organize, We Win: Lessons From the West Virginia Teachers' Strike

West Virginia teachers, students and supporters hold signs on a Morgantown street as they continue their strike on March 2, 2018, in Morgantown, West Virginia....   [ continue reading...]

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Hollywood Won't Save Us: Instead, Let's Build a Revitalized Radical Feminism

People carry signs and march at a Black Lives Matter protest in Seattle, Washington on April 15, 2017. (Photo: Jason Redmond / AFP / Getty Images) What would t...   [ continue reading...]

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Gig economy strike and the Bologna Riders Union

Riders for a range of food delivery apps in Bologna have taken strike action over poor wages and working conditions, setting up the Bologna Riders' Union.   [ continue reading...]

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Saudi Arabia: Scant Justice for Pakistanis

The Saudi criminal justice system tramples the rights of Pakistani defendants to due process and fair trials. ...   [ continue reading...]

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Income Inequality in the U.S. Is Even Worse Than You've Been Led to Believe

Click here for reuse options! Data show the country is failing its lower and middle-income earners miserably. T...   [ continue reading...]

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Now Is America’s Chance To Stop Waging Brutal War on Yemen

This article first appeared on Common Dreams. Yemen continues to suffer in silence as the world turns away from its ongoing misery. Despite two...   [ continue reading...]

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Activists Storm Washington, Demanding Protection for All Immigrants

"We walked with the same resilience and strength that our community demonstrates in fighting for our right to stay in the US," says Maria Duarte, a Dreamer with...   [ continue reading...]

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