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How a Group of Strangers Stopped One Man From Being Deported
Airplane passengers staged an unusual direct action to prevent a refugee from being forcibly removed from Sweden
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Banking Union Time Bomb: Eurocrats Authorize Bailouts AND Bail-Ins
“ As things stand, the banks are the permanent government of the country, whichever party is in power. ” – Lord Skidelsky, House of Lords, UK Parliament, 31 March 2011) On March 20, 2014, European Union officials reached an historic agreement to create a single agency to handle failing banks. Media...
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As Predators Vanish, Ecosystems Thrown Off Balance: Scientists
'Ironically, they are vanishing just as we are learning about their important ecological effects'
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'The Country You Destroyed': A Letter to George W. Bush
George W. Bush George W. Bush Presidential Center PO Box 560887 Dallas, Texas, 57356 Dear Mr. Bush: A few days ago I received a personalized letter from your Presidential Center which included a solicitation card for donations that actually provided words for my reply. They included “I’m honored to...
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Patti Smith: Edward Snowden, Pussy Riot Speak 'For All of Us'
'Godmother of Punk' dedicates song at her birthday performance to her 'inspirations'
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Is Humanity Nature’s Customer?
In September, the former party leader of the largest party in Sweden, the Social Democrats, made a proposition to the Swedish Parliament. He suggested that the concept of “customer” shouldn’t be applicable in tax-supported sectors, such as health care and education, in Sweden. He commented: The...
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Week After Nazi Attack, 16,000 Rally to 'End Racism' in Sweden
'It shows how many we are fighting for the equal value of all humans, and that we are many in comparison to the extremists'
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Pandora and the Drones
Drones are a growth industry with, aside from the U.S., states such as Israel, Britain, Sweden, Iran, Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, and even Lebanon in possession of the more lethal varieties.
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#ShutDownCanada: Anti-Fracking Actions Erupt
Drilling company seeking extension to injuction as reports of violence, arrests mount along Highway 11 blockade
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The Public Professor: Dissent in Commodified Higher Education
Or…What Kind of University Will My Daughter Attend in 2027?
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