Russian ruble approved as sole accounting currency in Donetsk republic
All prices, tariffs and budget payments in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic will be calculated in the Russian rubles, as follows from…
Russia’s Soyuz spacecraft makes manoeuvre to avoid collision with space junk
"A fragment of the spent third stage of a Japanese carrier rocket, launched in 1989, happened to be on the spacecraft’s flight path. Ballisticians…
Women, violence and peace in the South Caucasus: a regional perspective
Tbilisi. Women’s organisations in the Georgian capital and across the South Caucasus are playing an important role in supporting those affected by…
North Korean karaoke stirs fear of mass propaganda sing-along in South
SEOUL, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Weeks after South Korea began blasting K-pop and anti-Pyongyang broadcasts from loudspeakers along the border with the…
N Korean karaoke stirs fear of mass propaganda sing-along in South
SEOUL — Weeks after South Korea began blasting K-pop and anti-Pyongyang broadcasts from loudspeakers along the border with the reclusive North, a…
Ten Films You Need to Watch About The Reality Of The World’s Indigenous Peoples
For over two decades, the United Nations has observed the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on August 9. An effort to promote and…
50 Non Profits I Support
There are over 1.5 million non profits registered in the USA.  That is awesome!  Well sort of awesome…
The hunt for okupiers: Corrala de vecinas la utopia
In May of 2012, some 30 families occupied a residential building in Seville, baptising the occupation Corrala de vecinas la utopia .  The building…
Turkey Arrests Journalists, Sets Up Terrorist “Tip Line” As Currency Plunges, Violence Escalates
Last month, Turkey’s central bank had a chance to give the plunging lira some respite by preempting the Fed and hiking rates. Only they didn’t.…
Why should we be grateful for the Pope’s small mercy?
Kate Smurthwaite is underwhelmed by the one-off opportunity for women to be forgiven their…