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Where are the Palestinian Journalists in Israeli Media?

March 2, 2014

While Palestinian citizens make up 20% of Israel’s population they are only covered 2% on prime time news. Part of the reason why lies in who reports the news.

Obama’s Energy Plan Cannot Seriously Address The Impending Climate Crisis

January 29, 2014

Janet Redman: The green energy plan outlined by Obama is full of too many contradictions, such as calling for the end of subsidies to coal and oil companies while facilitating the expansion of fossil fuel facilities

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster

October 17, 2013
Heavy rains have overwhelmed containment tankers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant

Japan

October 17, 2013
Heavy rains have overwhelmed containment tankers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant

Idle No More Protestors Take to the Streets in Global Day of Action

October 8, 2013

Idle No More protestors assert treaty rights and nationhood as part of International Day of Action

Reality Asserts Itself - Rania Masri

September 24, 2013
In part two of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay and Rania Masri discuss the charge that opposing foreign intervention is support for Assad; the idea that Assad is “anti-imperialist”; and the role of violence in fighting dictatorship

Bennis: There is No Military Solution to Syria

August 27, 2013

Phyllis Bennis: US policy should emphasize direct diplomacy to negotiate a ceasefire with all sides including Syrian President Bashar Assad, but direct military intervention will lead to more bloodshed and Obama fighting on the side of an Al-Qaeda affiliated organization

Speculation and Criminal Manipulation of Food and Commodities Prices

January 31, 2013
Sasha Breger Bush: In the name of democratizing finance, derivative exchanges are achieving the opposite