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In 1954, Armistice Day was replaced with Veterans Day, and so our public celebration of peace and an end to war became a rally to “support the troops,” a state and federal day off, and a platform for military recruitment. (Photo: Archive/File) Views
Celebrating Peace: A Work in Progress
For far too long, war has won.
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New Global Health and Climate Crisis Report Warns of Future 'Where a Child Has to Fight Simply to Survive'
"Without immediate action from all countries to cut greenhouse gas emissions, gains in well-being and life expectancy will be compromised."
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The Venice city council chambers flooded Wednesday evening after a vote on the climate crisis. News
'Mother Nature Does a Mic Drop': Venice City Council Chamber Floods Minutes After Members Vote Down Climate Crisis Amendment
"From the 'you can't make this stuff up' department."
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A supporter of Bolivian ex-President Evo Morales waves white flags during clashes with riot police following a protest in La Paz on November 13, 2019. News
'We Don't Want Any Dictators': Bolivians Flood Streets to Protest Right-Wing, Anti-Indigenous Coup
"Anti-Indigenous racism is at the heart of what's happening in Bolivia."
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Israel Is Killing Children Asleep In Their Homes. Humans. Not Numbers. Again.
The Sawarka family's dead. Photo by Fatima Shbair/MEE. On front, an Israeli drone-fired missile killed 7-year-old Amir Rafat Ayyad as he rode on a motorbike with his father Rafat Muhammad Ayyad, 54, and older brother Islam Rafat Ayyad, 24, as they were trying to get to al-Shifa Hospital The reign...
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 UTOP policemen are driving away demonstrators who support former President Morales and demand the resignation of current interim president Jianine Añiez. (Photo: Gaston Brito/picture alliance via Getty Images) Views
The Right-Wing Coup in Bolivia Is Exactly the Opposite of What Democracy Looks Like
While emboldening the right wing at home, the face of U.S. foreign affairs once again masks evil with indefensible hypocrisy for people all around the world to see.
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Declaring State of Emergency, Venice Mayor Blames Climate Crisis for Historic Flooding
"This is not just 'bad weather,' this is a climate emergency."
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Conservationist Warns 'Unnoticed Apocalypse' of Insects 'Should Set Alarms Ringing'
The warning comes as a new report highlights primary reasons pollinators and other insects are dying off: habitat loss and pesticide use.
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it’s time for the IEA to step up or step aside. (Photograph: Shutterstock) Views
Decoding the IEA’s Scenario Spin: Real Reform or More of the Same?
From the IEA’s preview materials, we already know this: The IEA is still failing, in 2019, to respond to climate emergency and steer energy decisions away from fossil fuels and towards the renewable future required to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
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Military Coup in Bolivia 'Has Been Consummated,' Says Evo Morales as Right-Wing Senator Declares Herself President in Defiance of Constitution
"She's declared herself president without having a quorum in the parliament," said Morales supporter Julio Chipana. "She doesn't represent us."
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