12 March 2018

All the news for 12 March 2018 [ 203 news items | Now showing page 1 of 11 ]

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Ineffective and arbitrary

The demand for death penalty for those who rape children is thick on rhetoric and thin on empirical evidence   [ continue reading...]

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Why the male black widow is a real home wrecker

Female widow spiders are known for eating their mates after sex – hence the name and notoriety. But as this short video from the science documentary serie...   [ continue reading...]

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The (Classist, Racist) History of Jaywalking

There’s more to the word and law behind “jaywalking” than meets the eye or common assumption. In fact, lurking behind this common word and oft...   [ continue reading...]

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Take a Knee and a Stand

Remarks at Saint Mary’s Hall, San Antonio, Texas, March 1, 2018 Thank you for inviting me. What I contended in the article that got me invited here was th...   [ continue reading...]

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'Chilling and Unprecedented': DHS Reauthorization Bill Would Let Trump Send Secret Service to Polling Places

Andrea Germanos, staff writerCivil rights advocates and top election officials are expressing alarm over a section in the Department of Homeland Security reauth...   [ continue reading...]

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Secularism and sectarian violence

Do secularist parties deal better with religious violence?   [ continue reading...]

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Discontent Simmers in Nagaland After BJP Demands the Important Cabinet Portfolios

In what has been seen as an attempt to keep him out of Nagaland, the NIA has summoned former chief minister T.R. Zeliang for questioning in a 2016 case. The pos...   [ continue reading...]

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Charles Blow: Melania Trump Knew From the Start

The first lady has enabled her husband's sexism and misogyny at every turn. The tale of the president and the porn star may seem like a welcome, if tawd...   [ continue reading...]

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Talking Sense About Immigration: Rejecting the "Good Guy" vs. "Bad Guy" Narrative

President Trump speaks during a meeting with lawmakers on immigration policy in the cabinet room at the White House in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, January 9, 20...   [ continue reading...]

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How Newspapers Covered the Farmers’ Protest in Mumbai

Most English and Hindi papers saw it only as a photo-op for the front pages, relegating the story on what had driven farmers to stage their protest to the insid...   [ continue reading...]

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All the More Reason for JNU to Scrap Its New Attendance Policy

The JNU administration needs to understand that the compulsory attendance policy in its current form is deeply flawed and scrap it. The post All the More Reason...   [ continue reading...]

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Prominent Chinese Feminist Social Media Account Shuttered on International Women’s Day

"...[T]he Chinese government does not understand feminism, does not understand what feminists are doing, and does not understand what they are advocating."   [ continue reading...]

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Europe's Top 5 Cities for Cocaine, Ecstasy and Speed Use

Click here for reuse options! Wastewater analysis can reveal many things, including the continent's partying hot sp...   [ continue reading...]

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Brazil 2016-17: The Political Crisis and Coup d'État : An Anarchist Analysis

How a right-wing reaction toppled the left government in Brazil—how the authoritarian left government paved the way for this—and why anarchists must differentia...   [ continue reading...]

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Bilkis Bano Gangrape: SC Gives Gujarat Govt Last Chance to File Report on Action Against Guilty Cops

The rape of Bilkis Bano and the murder of her family members was one of the most horrifying incidents that had taken place during the 2002 Godhra riots in Gujar...   [ continue reading...]

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‘The Show Must Go On’: A Personal Tribute to Joy Michael

The world of theatre has been made richer by Joy Michael's immense and selfless contribution. Her legacy will live on. The post ‘The Show Must Go On&rsquo...   [ continue reading...]

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To Respect Human Rights, the Government Should Strategise to Coexist First, Not to Evict

Helping gram sabhas recognise their rights and discharge their conservation responsibilities will do more to ensure long-term wildlife security than forced relo...   [ continue reading...]

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Amid Delhi Sealing Drive, Traders and RWAs Turn to Govt for a Concrete and Legally Binding Solution

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has called for an all-party meeting at his residence tomorrow as traders want the Delhi government to pass a law to provide them relief...   [ continue reading...]

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A future just, green and free, under a tree named Karl Marx

California has long been seen as the place where the future takes shape, and the state has drawn to it seekers from all over the world and across the political...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Media Bol’ Episode 40: Farmers’ Long March in Mumbai and Party Anchors on TV

Urmilesh discusses the media coverage of the farmers' 'long march' in Mumbai and party spokespersons turning into TV anchors with journalists Amitabh...   [ continue reading...]

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