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End of Nuclearism or the End of the World

Dystopian Nightmares

Utopian Dreams, Dystopian Nightmares

We are living amid contradictions whether we like it or not, driving expectations about the future toward opposite extremes. Increasingly plausible are fears that the ‘sixth extinction’ will encompass the human species, or at least, throw human society back to a technology of sticks and stones, with a habitat limited to caves and forests.

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Review of Gaza Girls, Growing up in the Gaza Strip

Gaza Girls, Growing up in the Gaza Strip

Monique Jaques’ new book, Gaza Girls, Growing up in the Gaza Strip, is a study of young women living and often thriving in the difficult conditions that are present day Gaza. Jaques is a news photographer based in Turkey, who has covered the Middle East, Afghanistan, Iraq and West Africa. Her work has appeared in many news outlets, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. 

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Wistful Eyes

settlers

T he whole world watched with bated breath while the days passed. Then the hours. Then the minutes. The world watched while the condemned man, Muhammad Abu-Ali of Qalqilya, waited for his execution.

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Immigration and Social Engineering

Texas police arrest DACA

Immigration brings out the social engineers and central planners across the political establishment. We see this clearly in the debate over Donald Trump’s support for legislation that would cut legal immigration in half while tilting it toward well-educated English-speakers and against low-skilled non-English-speakers.

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Shadow World 2016

Shadow World

This documentary shows the reality of global arms deals. Its cover-up before the public is just shocking. Johan Grimonprez based his research on Andrew Feinstein's book “The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade,” which appeared in 2011.

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The Flawed and Corrupted Genius of American Republicanism

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Nobel Peace Prize 2017: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

Finally, the committee in Os...

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‘Rationalism’ by Brian Ellis slams neoliberalism

Professor Brian Ellis (Emeri...

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Separation is Beautiful

Just imagine: A new movement...

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Battling for independence: Small states stake their claim

Groups like the Catalans and t...

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Visiting Nuremberg, Reflecting on the Ambiguous Legacies of Nuremberg

I spent two days at Nurember...

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