10 April 2018

All the news for 10 April 2018 [ 240 news items | Now showing page 1 of 12 ]

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Shell Company

Bachura, a small village in Kashmir’s Budgam district, wakes up every day to the sound of shots fired by personnel from the Indian armed forces and milita...   [ continue reading...]

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Sad reality of the crisis facing free speech in Bangladesh | Ahmedur Rashid Chowdhury

Text of Speech by Ahmedur Rashid Chowdhury at Skien bibliotek, Skien, Norway - In Defence of Freedom of Expression, Public Space in / on South Asia / Freedom...   [ continue reading...]

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Live Blog: News and analysis on Catalonia's struggle for self-determination

Dick NicholsBarcelonaApril 10, 2018WorldIndependenceCataloniaPro-independence supporters rally on March 12. Catalonia in Spain: Europe's key struggle for democr...   [ continue reading...]

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A new age of sea power?

Amid the intense coverage of Russian cyber-maneuvering and North Korean missile threats, another kind of great-power rivalry has been playing out quietly in the...   [ continue reading...]

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The Backlash podcast episode 2: "you can't eat a condom"

Anti-choice activists at the United Nations argue that rural women need food, not reproductive choice. But unsafe...   [ continue reading...]

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What is next for Syria?

Syrian playwright Mohammad Al Attar moderates a panel on seven years of the Syrian revolution featuring the great Yassin al-Haj Saleh, Thomas Pierret and Kristi...   [ continue reading...]

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A register by the people

The draft National Forest Policy identifies threats to forests, but does not provide systems for public involvement   [ continue reading...]

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American Intervention in the Middle East Has Been a 4-Decade Disaster

Following up on last night’s post about Syria, let’s do an assessment. How has America done in its various military interventions in the Greater Mid...   [ continue reading...]

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On Universities and NATO’s War Drums: How Deep Does the Corruption Go? 

It is coming clear these days that university professors are increasingly fat-cat and lazy, not doing any research once they get tenure. It is a system-wide cor...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Launches a New Drug War, Targeting the Opioid Crisis -- But Who's the Real Enemy?

Trump and Jeff Sessions want to execute low-level dealers and crack down on legal marijuana. But Big Pharma is safe In a characteristically incoherent spe...   [ continue reading...]

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Gordon Brown, Scottish Labour and independence

As Jeremy Corbyn meets with Gordon Brown, Chris Bambery looks at Brown's role in the 2014 Scottish independence referendum and the current state of Scottish Lab...   [ continue reading...]

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Here's Why Some Progressives Are Tearing Each Other Apart

Progressives are telling two different stories about the world we live in and the future we are trying to create. In important ways, they clash. Human bei...   [ continue reading...]

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How Tariffs Are Playing Into Trump’s Xenophobic Agenda

In early March, President Trump announced steel tariffs as part of a protectionist, anti-China economic strategy. More recently, Trump escalated to target $60 b...   [ continue reading...]

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Re-thinking EU-Turkey co-operation over migration

Turkey’s military offensive in Afrin is also an example of how refugees are instrumentalized to gain domesti...   [ continue reading...]

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Bombs Aren’t the Answer: A Case for Vigorous Diplomacy in Syria, Afghanistan and Yemen

The United States has intervened militarily in civil wars in Afghanistan, Syria and Yemen to defeat Al Qaeda, associate America with a democratic “Arab Sp...   [ continue reading...]

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International Community Ramps Up Action on Venezuela Crisis

One year into the most recent series of protests and a humanitarian crisis with no end in sight, international groups have called for action to help protect Ven...   [ continue reading...]

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Tariffs Aren’t the Best Way To Protect U.S. Steelworkers. Global Solidarity Is.

The enthusiasm with which the AFL-CIO and United Steelworkers (USW) greeted Trump’s announcement of a global tariff on steel and aluminum exports raises s...   [ continue reading...]

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Denver Post Revolts Against Its "Vulture" Hedge-Fund Owner & Demands 126-Year-Old Newspaper Be Saved

The Denver Post has launched a revolt against its owner: New York-based hedge fund Alden Global Capital. On Sunday, The Denver Post's editorial board published...   [ continue reading...]

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The Case Against Lectures - Facts So Romantic

Depending on the speaker, lectures can be a joy, but, the efficacy of the lecture, as a teaching method, is in doubt.Photograph by ESB Professional / Shuttersto...   [ continue reading...]

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Persistent inequality (1): Why Kirchnerism lost in Argentina

Why did Macri win the elections? Because of the falling price of commodities? The power of the media? A change in...   [ continue reading...]

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