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.
Gaza, Iraq, Ukraine and the global financial system
Weekly Comment, 1-7 August 2014
The Ancient philosophers perceived killing – and its opposite pole of living peacefully – as curiously closely related – they rested, these seemingly opposite poles, on a knife edge, with each able, in an instant to tip towards ...
Energy ballet-2: Syria, Ukraine & 'Pipelineistan'
As much as Iran, Russia, the US and the EU are involved in a sophisticated nuclear/energy ballet, Syria and Ukraine are also two key power play vectors bound to determine much of what happens next in the New Great Game in Eurasia.
And both Syria ...
The Zapatista Women’s Revolutionary Law as it is lived today
This essay on the Zapatistas’ Women’s Revolutionary Law twenty years on, draws on Zapatista women’s reflections, together with a decades-long engagement with indigenous feminism and Zapatismo. Engaging difference through respect ...
Energy ballet: Iran, Russia and 'Pipelineistan'
- Pepe Escobar
A fascinating nuclear/energy ballet involving Iran, Russia, the US and the EU is bound to determine ...
MH17: Vanishing point …
- Pepe Escobar
First, passenger airliner MH370 vanished from Planet Earth. Then MH370 vanished from the news cycle. ...
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Since its establishment, more Jews were hurt in wars and terror attacks in Israel than anywhere else. ...
Cracks in the Wall
The Unintended Consequences of Genocide
- Robert Fantina
As Israel has declared a 72- hour ceasefire, it also reports ‘mission accomplished’ in Gaza. ...
Blinded by Israel, Visionless in Gaza
- Tariq Ali
The US Senate votes unanimously to defend Israel including Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. I don’ ...
NATO’s Global Offensive
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
There’s no holiday this summer for NATO; it’s working overtime. In preparation for ...
On the question of the State
- Miguel Urbano Rodrigues
In a text of 40 pages published in 1967 in the Portuguese Communist Party magazine Militante, the ...