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The Raft of the Medusa

Will European politics bury the human rights laws it once created?

Lisa Mullenneaux ·


'It's Disintegrated, Basically': Last Fully Intact Canadian Ice Sheet Collapses

The formation was the final survivor of its kind in the nation's Arctic

Lisa Newcomb ·


Milan's Plan to Limit Cars After COVID-19 Lockdown Lauded as 'Excellent Example of #BuildBackBetter'

"Of course, we want to reopen the economy, but we think we should do it on a different basis from before."

Jessica Corbett ·


De-Funding the World Health Organization: Unethical, Cruel, and Dangerous for the World

COVID-19 has shown just how deeply interconnected people are. Now is precisely the time to be increasing global cooperation, not cutting funding to the WHO.

Ariel Gold ·


Pairing 'Green Deal' With 'Just Recovery' in EU, Groups Embrace Tackling COVID-19 and Climate Emergency in Tandem

"The countries that have signed this letter are absolutely right to say that the E.U. should use the Green Deal as a starting point for their economic recovery efforts."

Jessica Corbett ·


What the Coronavirus Says about Us

Trump’s message to governors on lifesaving medical equipment—"get it yourselves"—is grimly appropriate in a country without national health care.

John Feffer ·


To Defeat Coronavirus, Media Need to Look at Real-World Examples, Not Play ‘Simulitis’

The price of not stopping the coronavirus, it turns out, is too great for any nation to pay; that’s the lesson the real world is teaching us, and one we have to heed.

Jim Naureckas ·



Disaster Capitalism and the Real Culprit in the Italian Covid-19 Catastrophe

Klein showed how corporate elites worldwide have repeatedly and brutally used "the public’s disorientation following a collective shock—wars, coups, terrorist attacks, market crashes or natural disasters—to push through radical pro-corporate measures."

John Buell ·


'A Kind of Triumph of Spirit': Locked Down Italians Singing From Balconies Inspire Hope Across World

"This is why so many people through many centuries fall in love with Italy."

Eoin Higgins ·

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