UW professor and undergraduates research radical labor union (IWW)
Katie Anastas During the past year, UW history professor James Gregory has been researching the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), a radical…
This is due to Israel, the occupation and the siege…. This is unacceptable, an…
This is due to Israel, the occupation and the siege.... This is unacceptable, an outrage and this has to end! Gaza is on the "verge of collapse" with…
Looking for a new podcast to try? 45 great picks from the TED staff
There’s something so cool about finding a new podcast to love — each little download opens a door to new ideas, new jokes, new ways of seeing the…
We’re All Gonna Die! (According To The Anti-Market Environmentalists)
The brewing of anti-market environmentalists alongside a global cooling trend is a crisis the likes the world has never…
Monsanto Demands WHO Retract Claim That Glyphosate Is “Probably Carcinogenic”
The week after the World Health Organization (WHO) deemed glyphosate – the main ingredient in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide RoundUp – to be…
Sam Harris and the dangers of false atheism
Recently, a heated email exchange occurred between Noam Chomsky and Sam Harris. It was another nail in the coffin of a movement that was almost taken…
Historic Vote Puts Same-Sex Marriage Front and Center in Ireland
What is being called a solid voter turnout, more than 3 million people took to the polls to vote in referendum on same-sex marriage on Friday in…
World: Le Conseil de sécurité préconise un renforcement de la coopération pour lutter contre le commerce illicite des armes légères et de petit…
Source: UN Security Council Country: World CS/11901 7447e séance – matin Six États, dont les trois membres africains, s’abstiennent de voter en…
98-year-old veteran recalls turning point in WWII
On a spring day in April 1945, Allen saw the body of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini hanging upside down in a northern Italian city — a symbol…
“Converting rainforest for commercial agriculture — primarily cattle, soybean a…
"Converting rainforest for commercial agriculture -- primarily cattle, soybean and palm oil -- has been the main driver of deforestation for the past…
The world pays $5.3 trillion a year in hidden costs to keep burning fossil fuels…
The world pays $5.3 trillion a year in hidden costs to keep burning fossil fuels, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund…