Solutions

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Citizens and communities engaged in "deep democracy" have the potential to counteract the ills plaguing society, such as historically low voter turn-out, ideological extremism, rampant inequality, and expanding corporate influence, according to a report issued this week by the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy. In particular, the report's...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In what advocates of locally-owned and operated broadband networks are calling...
Desmond Brown, IPS News
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - The Caribbean nation of St. Kitts and Nevis, on a quest...

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Mind-bogglingly, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey is sponsoring an essay contest to honor Saudi Arabia’s late King Abdullah as "a man of remarkable character and courage,” presumably on the basis of Abdullah's achievements - his jailing, torturing, mutilating, oppressing, beheading and otherwise infamous denying of basic human rights to many thousands of his own citizens. Go U.S. military: ever on the wrong side of history.