- CBG Coordination gegen BAYER-Gefahren/Coalition against BAYER-Dangers
Demonstration and protest on the occasion of the AGM of the BAYER shareholders on 28th April 2017 in Bonn, Germany
More and more organisations concerned with small-scale and organic farming such as ABL and IFOAM International, environmental protection, ...
Violence: Theirs and Ours
- Vijay Prashad
“I do not understand the squeamishness about the use of gas. I am strongly in favor of using poison gas against uncivilized tribes. It would spread a lively terror.”
-- Winston Churchill, 1920, with regard to the uprising in Iraq
Western Sahara Campaign 2017 : Sign for a MINURSO with a Human Rights Mandate
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV
In this April 2017 the Security Council of the United Nations will meet to renew the mandate of MINURSO (UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara ) . This is the only special UN mission without mandate for monitoring human rights, and everybody ...
Interest Rates and the Use of Cash
- Prabhat Patnaik പ്രഭാത് പട്നായിക്
Finance capital is always opposed to the use of fiscal measures for stimulating an economy. This is because any such fiscal stimulation undermines the social legitimacy of capitalism, and especially of that segment of it which constitutes the world of ...
Press statements following Vladimir Putin's meeting with President of Italy Sergio Mattarella
- Vladimir Putin Влади́мир Влади́мирович Пу́тин فلاديمير بوتين
Question: Mr Putin, if I may, I have a question about Syria. What is your take on what is happening in Syria? Is there a danger of another US military strike against Syrian targets?
Vladimir Putin: We discussed this ...
Sweden: Salvadoran woman becomes first person to be granted asylum due to regressive abortion laws
- Kathy Bougher
After giving birth in the latrine of her home in 2011, an unconscious Maria Teresa Rivera was taken to a public hospital. There, she was accused of provoking an abortion and sent to jail.
Last week, Maria Teresa Rivera of El Salvador was granted political ...
G4S: When a private company is in charge of your security
- Jérôme Duval Жером Дюваль جيروم دوڥال
The security context in Europe today doesn’t make everybody unhappy, especially among firms that have specialised in security and surveillance. Among them, the British G4S, to which many governments subcontract their dirty work, ranging from prison ...
The UN Charter prohibits such unilateral actions
Statement at the Security Council on the US strike against Syria
- Sacha Llorenti
Bolivia delivered an epic blow to the US at the emergency UN Security Council meeting Friday, reminding everyone of the disastrous weapons of mass destruction lie peddled by the US as a pretext to invade Iraq.
Speaking at the emergency meeting ...
How the United Nations should respond in the age of global dissent
- Richard Falk - Denis Halliday - Hans-Christof von Sponeck
Three former UN insiders on the future of the world's most ambitious organisation.
US President Donald Trump is ardently embracing a toxic form of messianic nationalism, while demeaning those who oppose him as corrupt, and dishonest ...
Addicted to Racism: Why Populists Literally get off on Bigotry
- Anne-Ruth Wertheim
Only recently did I realise that people with racist prejudices have something to lose: their short-term delight, the balm for their soul. This is something they have in common with addicts. When they kick their habit, they lose this balm. In recent ...