On Thursday, President Trump made the first major move of his administration since the appointment of Judge Gorsuch to the Supreme Court: he withdrew from the Paris Accord, a non-treaty entered into by President Obama that committed the United States to serious economic deprivation in order to ac
By Micah L. Sifry - The NationThe problem is bigger than FacebookIn the summer of 2012, a group of scholars at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania led by
In an exclusive interview, Edward Snowden tells La Repubblica what has changed in the five years since he blew the whistle on the NSA, how presidents Obama and
As a much-needed reckoning happens in the workplace, look to college campuses for a note of caution.
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Piove. Come sempre. Malmo è così: a volte sembra che ti piova anche dentro. Non riesco proprio ad abituarmi. Però va bene, perché non si nasce tagliati per l'esilio. Un senso di disagio permanente, in fondo, ti ricorda la tua storia". Hafez vuole essere chiamato così. "Il mio nome non lo scrivere,
McCain's selection of Sarah Palin as his running mate certainly demonstrates one thing: living through the decadent phase of the American empire is going to be REALLY EXCITING. It could only have been more surprising if McCain had chosen a polyp from his large intestine.
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I would love to share, my liberal friend, in your sense of incredulity about the election of Donald Trump to the presidency of United States. I would love to stand with you in the sense of woundedness that, while certainly painful up front, carries with it the secondary compensation of a warm and nurturing solidarity. I would love to sit with you and fulminate in righteous anger about the unparalleled vulgarity and cruelty of Trump and his followers. - By Thomas S. Harrington
Che Trump e la Clinton siano i peggiori candidati possibili dei rispettivi partiti e che quella che sta per concludersi sia la più in...
The collapse of the Soviet Union allowed the US to become the sole hegemon with the capability of influencing global affairs. In the last 25 years Washington has taken considerable efforts to shape global politics through a wide range of political, economic and military tools.
As the president treads softly on the eggshells he's standing on during CNN's Town Hall Meeting on gun violence, the pro-gun audience members continue to...
A stopped clock is right twice a day.
Vladimir Putin's military intervention is less about defeating Isis than about establishing himself as the ultimate counter-revolutionary leader.
For more than a decade, Iran's nuclear program has been near the top of the United States' Middle East agenda. To be more accurate, Iran has been near th...
The far-reaching effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership will affect country-of-origin labels. On May 8th at Nike's headquarters, President Obama denounced opponents of the hotly contested Trans-Pacific Partnership as ill informed. "(C)ritics warn that parts of this deal would undermine American regulation .They're making this stuff up. This is just not true. No trade agreement is going to force us to change our laws."
Obama claims that the United States needs to set the rules on trade while its economy is still strong before China does.
Introduction As debate over the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is heating up, the White House, and some commentators, have weighed in with an argument for this trade pact that has nothing to do with economics: We need the TPP, they say, because without it, China will impose its own trade rules on the region, and those rules will undermine American trade values. According to President Obama, "[W]e have to make sur...
The big threat to Clinton's campaign isn't coming from a competitor. It's coming from an issue: free trade.