North Korea’s shrinking circle of friends
Beyond its stalwart ally China, North Korea has managed to maintain friendly ties with a number of countries in the U.N. However as Reuters' Ju-min…
Video: Retirees speak on Teamsters pension cuts in Detroit
In this video, retired truck drivers and delivery workers discuss the plans to slash their pensions by as much as 75…
Protest at University of Michigan on Flint crisis promotes racial politics
The intervention by SEP Assistant National Secretary Lawrence Porter provoked considerable discussion about the class issues in the water disaster,…
US Ambassador Summoned to Department of State Over Statement on PYD
US Ambassador John Bass has been summoned to the Department of State upon Department of State Spokesperson John Kirby noting “We do not consider…
Bulgaria Opposition Submits No-Confidence Motion over Healthcare Policies  
Sixty-nine members of Bulgarian parliament have submitted a motion of no confidence in the coalition government led by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov…
Exploration/Settlement flashcards | Quizlet
Direct Democracy. as a form or system of democracy giving citizens an extraodinary amount of participation in the legislation process and granting…
Stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China: Animal welfare campaigners restart petition amid distrust over government ‘ban’
Full article and more photos here: – Stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China: Animal welfare campaigners restart petition amid distrust over…
Dow Futures Crash 320 points, Gold Soars US$42 …
S&P500 futures plunge 39 points(2.1%). Nasdaq futures down 92 points (2.3%). WTI Crude oil at US$26.35, we will see US$25.xx like…
“We Indians are all Americans nowadays, open to American think tanks to show us the way out of darkness.”
“We Indians are all Americans nowadays, open to American think tanks to show us the way out of darkness.”— M K Bhadrakumar  [I seldom, if…
World’s most polluted city, Delhi, plans new limits on car use
NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The Delhi government plans another round of tough measures to restrict the use of private cars and clean up toxic air in the…
UK pollinators hit by farming
UK-wide study traces declining diversity of nectar sources for the country's pollinators. Four plant species supplied half the UK's nectar in…
Healthy Institutions Don’t Boycott Israel
So too are campus politics at large, increasingly dominated by retreaded New Left politics of pique, the Black Panther revivalism of Black Lives…