Thinking, acting, creating, communicating: within its inexhaustible wealth and diversity, human creation is going through a revolution. The masters of the world are trying to appropriate it. We resist.
The Decline of the West Revisited
Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Europa, in Greek mythology, was a Phoenician princess abducted by Zeus and carried off to Crete. In time, Europe was meant to designate the western extreme of Eurasia. Europe, essentially, was the quite provincial Western seed that then sprouted ...
Memory Loss in the Garden of Violence
How USAmericans Remember (and Forget) Their Wars
John W. Dower
[Note for TomDispatch Readers: I have a special offer for you today. John Dower has agreed to sign and personalize copies of his magnificent new Dispatch Book, The Violent American Century: War and Terror Since World War Two, for any TD ...
How Zionist terrorism determined Palestine’s fate
Book Review of State of Terror, by Thomas Suárez
Israel’s propaganda playbook attempts to reframe the Palestinian liberation struggle as a question of terror, not territory. Thanks to a dutiful media, this effort to portray Palestinians as terrorists has had significant traction among some demographics. ...
When Daesh is Defeated: Who Will Fill the Intellectual Vacuum in the Arab World?
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
Back in the Middle East for a few months, I find myself astounded by the absence of the strong voices ...
Carpet-Bombing Falsehoods About a War That’s Little Understood
Review of The Korean War, by Bruce Cumings
- Dwight Garner
North Korea, like Cuba, is a country suspended in time, one that exists off modernity’s grid. ...
« Why, if we have a project that favours the immense majority, does this not translate into an equivalent social and electoral support? »
Interview with Marta Harnecker
- Tassos Tsakiroglou Τάσος Τσακίρογλου
The following interview with Marta Harnecker was conducted by journalist Tassos Tsakiroglou for the ...
Google and Facebook Can’t Just Make Fake News Disappear
- danah boyd
Fake news is too big and messy to solve with algorithms or editors — because the problem ...
Through dance I communicate with all cultures of the world: Maher Shawamreh
- Antonietta Chiodo
Let's talk about Palestine, giving the podium to an artist who lives in occupied Palestine. He’ ...
Aziza Brahim: the fist and the voice
- Laura Hunter
Committed to the independence of her country, Western Sahara, the singer embodies both the tragedy and ...
They shouted “Blackˮ at me
- Victoria Santa Cruz (1922-2014)
I was only seven years,
only seven years
Not even seven years
I wasn't even five!