Venice: For MOSE, the real test is climate change
- Gianfranco Bettin
On Friday, with the world watching, Italy tested its MOSE system, a barricade designed to block the sea from swallowing Venice. It may be turning Venice Lagoon into a swamp.
"MOSE is a problem, not the solution. Give us our money back!" ...
Breathing together, breathing free. In the world to come
- ilmondocheverrà theworldtocome lemondequiviendra
The text below was born from the collective discussion launched on April 9th by the initiative #ilmondocheverrà (The World to Come.) in Italy. A political program and an open score for future struggles.
There is something rotten in the Kingdom of Sweden: Olof Palme murdered a second time
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
I have just watched the two hours and eighteen minutes of a YouTube press conference held at Stockholm Police Headquarters by the prosecutor in charge of the investigation, Krister Petersson, and the head of the police investigation unit, Hans Melander, ...
"Spain cannot shirk its responsibility to the Saharawis"
POLISARIO Front supports the claim of nationality of a woman born in the former Spanish colony
- Miguel González
The Saharawis do not exist for Spanish law. The inhabitants of that piece of desert which, until only 45 years ago, was the last Spanish colony, have fewer rights than the descendants of the Sephardi Jews, expelled five centuries ago by the Catholic ...
Adama Traoré case in France: once again medical expertise ordered by judges exonerate killer cops
- Geoffroy de Lagasnerie
The 24-year-old French-Malian Adama Traoré died on July 19, 2019, in in the Paris suburb of Beaumont-sur-Oise shortly after having been arrested by gendarmes, in circumstances similar to George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis. He was ...
Take to the streets on June 6 for George Floyd, against racism, oppression, police abuse
Call to the academic community
- Various Authors - Div. Auteurs -Versch. Autoren -Muhtelif Yazarlar-مؤلفون مُتنوِّعون - نویسندگان مختلف
In the United States of America riots are spreading, sparked by the murder of George ...
Here is the EU Council's legal advice on fishing in waters of occupied Western Sahara
- Western Sahara Resource Watch
Before voting on the new EU-Morocco fish deal in 2018, extending into occupied Western Sahara, several EU Member States asked for legal advice that would determine their vote. WSRW today publishes that influential legal opinion, which appears to ...
Western Sahara, a currency for Bourbon restoration
Spain, Morocco and Saudi Arabia: allied monarchs
- Miguel Urbán
On November 22 1975, Juan Carlos I was sworn in as King of Spain, swearing allegiance to the principles that structured the National Movement A week earlier, still as prince and acting head of state (given Franco's state of health), he dispatched the ...
Corona Epidemic: Why the lockdown can be loosened
- Werner Vontobel
The latest figures of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health FOPH show how high the risk of contagion at work and of dying from Covid-19 is.
First of all: Work itself is not entirely safe. There are work accidents. According to Suva, the Council ...
Battle of narratives: German media intensify China-bashing and demand compensation for the Covid-19 pandemic
In view of the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the German media are stepping up their blame on China by moving to openly ask for compensation. The People's Republic “has caused the pandemic”, this is what the mainstream media repeatedly ...