Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
From Nice to the Middle East: The only way to challenge ISIS
Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
I visited Iraq in 1999. At the time, there were no so-called ‘jihadis’ espousing the principles of ‘jihadism’, whatever the interpretation may be. On the outskirts of Baghdad was a military training camp, not for ‘al-Qaeda’ ...
The Hypocrisies of Terror Talk
The frightful and bloody hours of Friday night and Saturday morning in Munich and Kabul – despite the 3,000 miles that separate the two cities – provided a highly instructive lesson in the semantics of horror and hypocrisy. I despair ...
The revolution will not be subsidized or the absurd failure of the left
An interview with Cory Morningstar
We recently interviewed Cory Morningstar, a Canadian investigative journalist specializing in ecology and politics. Her outstanding work is available online freely, on her website. We published two of her articles on our site: 350.org, AVAAZ ...
After Nice, Don’t Give ISIS What It’s Asking For
- Murtaza Hussain مرتضی حسین
Not much is yet known about Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, the 31-year-old man French police say is ...
What explains US-Russia tango over Syria
- MK Bhadrakumar
A 5-hour meeting between a visiting foreign minister and Russian President Vladimir Putin is not only ...
Putin, Erdogan and the Plot Against the Rest of Us
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
Putin and Erdogan have agreed to meet in early August. The tension between Russia and Turkey has gradually ...
Idah Nabateregga of Terre de Femmes: FGM stalks you a whole life
- Milena Rampoldi ميلينا رامبولدي میلنا رامپلدی Милена Рампольди
My interview with Idah Nabateregga — FGM Advisor at Terre des Femmes — raises concerns about ...
Brexit and the EU implosion
National sovereignty: for what purpose?
- Samir Amin سمير أمين
The defence of national sovereignty, like its critique, leads to serious misunderstandings once one ...
Optimism and the Apocalypse
- Sebastien Carew-Reid
How our cognitive defence mechanisms are condemning us to death
Most rational people with ...
BRICS should prepare for ‘Braxit’, a Brazilian exit
- Rakesh Krishnan Simha राकेश कृष्णन सिम्हा
As the new pro-US government takes Brazil closer towards the US, here’s what the rest of the ...