Can President-Elect Lopez Obrador Pull Mexico out of its Slumber?

Can President-Elect Lopez Obrador Pull Mexico out of its Slumber?

October 15, 2018

After decades of stagnation, corruption and deadly dependency on the United States, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is considered by many ordinary people, as well as by intellectuals, to be the last chance for Mexico

How much are Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s policies on the oil sands influenced by Frank McKenna, a powerful player in the oil and banking industries?

As Far Right Marches in London, UK Teachers Organize Against Racism

October 15, 2018
As Far Right Marches in London, UK Teachers Organize Against Racism

Educators gathered in Leeds to share strategies on how to combat growing racism, xenophobia and and Islamophobia across the UK

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US Unemployment Rate Hits 50-Year Low: What Does the Number Reveal and Conceal?

October 15, 2018
US Unemployment Rate Hits 50-Year Low: What Does the Number Reveal and Conceal?

September’s unemployment rate dropped to a 50-year low, but what is behind this statistic, how does it affect ordinary citizens, and can Trump take credit…

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Is The Battle Over the TransMountain Pipeline Expansion Over?

October 14, 2018
Is The Battle Over the TransMountain Pipeline Expansion Over?

Trudeau’s government may have decided not to appeal the decision of the Federal Court of Appeal halting the TransMountain pipeline expansion but the fight is…

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Fierce Battle for State Assembly Between Socialist and Obama Staffer in Richmond, CA

October 14, 2018
Fierce Battle for State Assembly Between Socialist and Obama Staffer in Richmond, CA

Richmond, California, Councilperson Jovanka Beckles, a declared socialist versus Obama staffer Buffy Wicks in a battle for State Assembly is defining the Democrats

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How Obama Paved the Way for the Kavanaugh Appointment

October 14, 2018
How Obama Paved the Way for the Kavanaugh Appointment

Eoin Higgins of The Intercept argues that had Obama investigated and prosecuted Bush administration officials, Brett Kavanaugh would probably never have made it to the…

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Greek State Prosecutes 21 Environmental Defenders for Opposition to Eldorado Gold Mine

October 12, 2018
Greek State Prosecutes 21 Environmental Defenders for Opposition to Eldorado Gold Mine

After an arson attack on the Skouries gold mine in northern Greece, a major criminal trial begins in Thessaloniki

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'No Turning Back' - Rania Abouzeid on Reporting in Wartime Syria

‘No Turning Back’ – Rania Abouzeid on Reporting in Wartime Syria

October 15, 2018
Award-winning journalist Rania Abouzeid discusses her book “No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria,” based on years of on-the-ground reporting since the 2011 uprising.
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Frank McKenna: Justin Trudeau’s Man Behind the Oil Sands

October 15, 2018

How much are Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s policies on the oil sands influenced by Frank McKenna, a powerful player in the oil and banking industries?

Protests against far-right politics draw thousands

Berlin protests against far-right politics draw thousands

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October 14, 2018

Berlin produced an absurdly hot and sunny fall day on Saturday to welcome an estimated 240,000 people demonstrating against racism and calling for solidarity against the rise of far-right populism across Germany. A 5-kilometer (3-mile) stretch of the capital city’s center, from Alexanderplatz through the Brandenburg Gate to the Victory Column, had to be closed…

Rattling the Bars: A Look Inside Private Prisons in the US

Rattling the Bars: A Look Inside Private Prisons in the US

October 14, 2018

Investigative journalist Shane Bauer speaks to Eddie Conway about his book, American Prison, and the history of prison privatization in the US

Regional Elections in Bavaria Could Lead to Far-Right Gains

Regional Elections in Bavaria Could Lead to Far-Right Gains

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October 12, 2018

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Bavarian sister party is bracing itself for an election setback that is expected to be felt as far away as Berlin. It’s the latest sign of political fragmentation and an erosion Merkel’s power

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Frank McKenna: Justin Trudeau’s Man Behind the Oil Sands

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How Obama Paved the Way for the Kavanaugh Appointment

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