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‘Violence Against Women: Why the UN Secretary-General Got it Wrong’

By Robert J. Burrowes In his remarks on the recent International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – see ‘Violence Against Women is Fundamentally About Power’ – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres inadvertantly demonstrated why well-meaning efforts being … Continue reading

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Plagues

By Klaus Madersbacher Source: AntiWar.com One indicator of human development is the number of people who die from preventable diseases and epidemics. For example, the plague, as “Black Death” one of the horrors of the Middle Ages, is extinct in … Continue reading

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Demise Of The Petrodollar Has The Potential To Reshape The Geopolitical World

By James ONeill Source: New Eastern Outlook In the early 1970s President Richard Nixon instigated two changes that had profound effects. The first of these was taking United States off the gold standard; i.e. henceforth US dollars would no longer … Continue reading

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Who’s Afraid of Conspiracy Theory?

By Tim Hayward Source: Tim Hayward’s Blog ‘Conspiracy theory’ is frequently used as a derogatory term, a term of disdain and implicit criticism. An effect of this is to discourage certain kinds of legitimate critical inquiry. But surely, in a … Continue reading

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The Seeds of Anti-Capitalist Revolt Found in Everyday Resistance: A Review of Guerrillas of Desire – Notes on Everyday Resistance and Organizing to Make a Revolution Possible by Kevin Van Meter (AK Press, 2017)

By Scott Campbell Source: Institute for Anarchist Studies Back when I first began selling my labor for a wage in the wasteland of suburbia’s strip malls, I can recall the tedium of stocking shelves, summoning up insincere courtesy in the … Continue reading

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Why We’re Doomed: Our Economy’s Toxic Inequality

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Anyone who thinks our toxic financial system is stable is delusional. Why are we doomed? Those consuming over-amped “news” feeds may be tempted to answer the culture wars, nuclear war with North … Continue reading

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Killing the Biosphere to Fast-track Human Extinction

By Robert J. Burrowes Several years ago in Cameroon, a country in West Africa, a Western Black Rhinoceros was killed. It was the last of its kind on Earth. Hence, the Western Black Rhinoceros, the largest subspecies of rhinoceros which … Continue reading

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A New Concept of Consciousness

By Ervin Laszlo Source: Reality Sandwich The following is excerpted from The Intelligence of the Cosmos by Ervin Laszlo, published by Inner Traditions. What about mind? If the world is vibration, is also mind and consciousness a form of vibration? … Continue reading

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