Nepal Police Kill 5 Protesters Demanding New State
Another protester was killed in Kalaiya town. The ethnic Madhesi protesters want a state named after their group in the area where they…
Activists planning protests around Freddie Gray hearings, as police prepare
Activist Duane "Shorty" Davis said his organization, Baltimore BLOC, is encouraging residents to engage in nonviolent acts of civil disobedience this…
Autism as Anthropology and the Concept of the “Neuro Tribe”
By Anne Dachel I've spent the last couple of days listening to and reading about Steve Silberman, author of Neuro Tribes: The Legacy of Autism and…
Gold Up 3.5% In August, Stocks Fall 6% to 12%
DAILY PRICES Today’s Gold Prices:  USD 1141.90, EUR 1012.23 and GBP 744.10 per ounce. Yesterday’s Gold Prices: Bank Holiday in UK Friday’s…
Food’s impact on our brain found to be similar to drugs
An international group of researchers have found that food craving activates different brain networks between obese and normal weight patients. This…
Requiem for the refugee
An encounter with an elderly Tamil man far from home in Malaysia puts Mari Marcel Thekaekara in a pensive…
Rebecca Davis Reviews Selling Apartheid: South Africa’s Global Propaganda War by Ron Nixon
At its height, the Apartheid government was running one of the most expensive international propaganda campaigns the world has ever known. Pivotal to…
Beijing’s Peaceful Evolution Paranoia
This theory has been episodically resurrected by Chinese media, and has proven useful to the Communist party during periods of heightened political…
Pemerintah Anggap Kriteria IPOP Terlalu Berat, Ini Komentar Pegiat Lingkungan dan Petani
Tampak anak-anak Kampung Selil, Distrik Uliln, Papua, bermain bulutangkis di HGU Bio Inti Agrindo. Lahan tempat bermain mereka sudah menjadi…
Lebanese Environment Minister Mohammad Machnouk trapped inside his office after protesters stormed building, local media reports – @DailyStarLeb
Lebanese Environment Minister Mohammad Machnouk trapped inside his office after protesters stormed building, local media reports -…
 After the Iran Deal: How to Make the Most of the Next 15 Years
By Alice Slater, The Nation   A group of jubilant Iranians cheer and spray artificial snow during street celebrations following the…
The national risk atlas of Rwanda
This report shows the results of a nationwide risk assessment aimed to develop a comprehensive disaster risk profile for Rwanda. It covers five major…