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.
Eurasia as we (and the U.S.) knew it is dead
Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Move over, Cold War 2.0. The real story, now and for the foreseeable future, in its myriad declinations, and of course, ruling out too many bumps in the road, is a new, integrated Eurasia forging ahead.
China’s immensely ambitious New Silk Road ...
The New World Disorder
London Review of Books Winter Lecture at British Museum, London, 6th of February 2015
Three decades ago, with the end of the Cold War and the dismantling of the South American dictatorships, many hoped that the much talked about ‘peace dividend’ ...
Why Does The World Wage War Against The People Of Yemen?
Moon of Alabama
Nearly the whole world, seemingly paid off by Saudi money, is waging war against Yemen.
How else can one explain the silence that surrounds the Saudi bombing campaign that will lead to devastating starvation in Yemen and will turn that country into ...
The abuses of the World Social Forum: Towards the end of the process?
- Mimoun Rahmani ميمون الرحماني
Genesis of the WSF
The World Social Forum (WSF) was born following the emergence of the anti-globalisation ...
We women: still too much or too little
- Michèle Mialane
For some time now, the status of women has declined, along with other achievements, ranging from social ...
“The concentration of resources destroys nature and puts human lives in danger”
- Laura Olías
Indian eco-feminist activist Vandana Shiva visited Bilbao and criticised the economic model ...
“If We Can Stop Monsanto, We Can Change The World”
- Marina Sitrin
The struggles to defend the earth, water, air and commons in Latin America is ever increasing, with ...
Take back our world
Report from the launch event of Global Justice Now
- Susanne Schuster سوزان شوستر
In January 2015 the organisation formerly known as World Development Movement (WDM) officially relaunched ...
Plan B? What Happened to Plan A?
- Pat Mooney
Why we shouldn’t fund geoengineering experimentation, and what we still need to learn about the ...
Banks speculating on agricultural raw materials: despite promises, it's business as usual
- Oxfam France
Two years ago, under pressure from Oxfam France, the major French banks made strong commitments ...