Chris Hedges agitates for a global mass movement of boycotts, divestment and sanctions to stop Israel’s ongoing Gaza assault and “destructive process.”
The New York Court of Appeals has ruled that local communities have the right to ban the environmentally-harmful practice of fracking by oil and gas companies.
The US Patent Office says it won’t protect a racial slur. Democracy Now talks to Amanda Blackhorse to explain what it means for the Washington Redskins.
Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has published the secret draft text of the Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) Financial Services Annex, which covers 50 countries and aims to “further deregulate global financial services markets.”
The Harper Government’s inflammatory talk and militant actions in response to the Ukraine crisis only confirm that the Harper Conservatives are not Canada.
Nearly 400 youth were arrested outside the White House during the XL Dissent, a non-violent, student-led action to stop TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline.
Activist Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban while travelling to school last year, stressed the importance of education during her address to the UN Youth Assembly this week.