Vyapam scam whistleblower targets MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, alleges government trying to muzzle him
New Delhi: Dr Anand Rai, the whistleblower who uncovered the Vyapam scam, on Monday accused the Madhya Pradesh government of trying to muzzle the…
Vyapam whistleblower says he got death threats, seeks adequate security
Bhopal: A whistleblower of the Vyapam scam of Madhya Pradesh, Ashish Chaturvedi, on Monday said he has received threats to life from those allegedly…
Essential California: Scientology’s neon logo
Some police and hospital officials say part of the answer might lie in recent state and local policy changes intended to shift nonviolent offenders…
Sen Hwang Finds More Reasons Than Not To Support ‘Second Chance Society’
“Our courts have been very successful at keeping many nonviolent offenders out of jail through programs like accelerated rehabilitation, and we…
Latest Issue of Stir Magazine Now Out
STIR Summer 2015 Issue/10 – £2.95 – 25% off! Climate Column — Raja Jarrah “Over the coming months, in the lead up to the annual UN climate…
VAROUFAKIS RESIGNS AS EUROPEAN UNION QUESTIONS LEGALITY OF THE REFERENDUM
Greek Finance Minister Yannis Varoufakis resigned this morning to pave the way for fresh negotiations with international creditors. With banks in…
Tehran Tom Cotton Still Working Hard For War With Iran
The United States and Iran are circling around the final parameters of an agreement that is likely to steer us away from war and slouch toward some…
For Normal Relations With Cuba End US Interventionism
Last week we saw an encouraging sign that the 50 year cold war between the US and Cuba was finally coming to an end. President Obama announced on…
When War is the Only Option
The world might not need diplomats if it had no nation-states. Since we do, they serve the valuable function of lubricating relations between…
Random Notes From The Summer Anime Season – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh
The whole story smakes of right-wing, pro-war propaganda of the type the current government espouses. The animation company A-1 has a track record…
Furious Greeks launch petition against EP President Schulz for Scaremongering Referendum voters
European Parliament President Martin Schulz angered a lot of Greeks – if not all – with this unprecedented statements of blatant intervention…
Explaining Yanis Varoufakis: Greece’s Anti-Austerity ‘Rock Star’
"Yanis Varoufakis at Subversive Festival " by Robert Crc - Subversive festival media. Licensed under FAL via Wikimedia Commons This morning, Greek…