Monthly Archives: juni 2014

I anthropocenane sine dagar

Mexico City, oversiktsbilete av luftforureining frå Los Alamos National Laboratory si nettside. Foto: Nancy Marley, Argonne National Laboratory. Svolt og fattigdom er noko denne planeten har nok av. Ifølge FN døyr 17 000 barn av svolt kvar einaste dag. I … Les meir

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We’ve Been Living in ‘1984’ Since 1921

That was when the Bureau of Investigation—the forerunner of today’s FBI—first opened a file on the magazine. David Cole June 25, 2014 (Omar Rubio) This is an excerpt from the new e-book Surveillance Nation: Critical Reflections on Privacy and Its … Les meir

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Brutal Repression Of Anti-FIFA & World Cup Protests in Brazil: at least 119 Arrested, countless Wounded – UPDATES

24th of June: Porto Alegre, Brazil “we are on the street again” 23rd of June: Sao Paulo – image via Coletivo Carranca – Pablo Trotsky Monday, 23, the center of Sao Paulo completely empty, except a point of Avenida Paulista, … Les meir

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World Cup 2014: Police «fire live rounds» at Anti-FIFA Protesters outside the Maracana stadium June 15th.

Angry demonstrators were confronted by officers in Rio de Janeiro while Lionel Messi was helping Argentina to victory over Bosnia-Herzegovina Police in Rio de Janeiro fired lived rounds at anti-FIFA protesters after a demonstration against the World Cup turned violent … Les meir

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Protests during world cup 2014 in Brazil

A political confrontation the likes of which we have never seen is taking place throughout Brazil. In the entire history of the World Cup and the Olympics there have never been these kinds of protests, strikes and land occupations aimed … Les meir

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World Cup in Brazil, FIFA-mafia and the people

AP Photo/Keystone/Jean-Christophe Bott Playing the Game 06 June 2014, by Christopher Gaffney, Geostadia The following article was published on the website of Play the Game, an international conference and communication initiative aiming to strengthen the ethical foundation of sport and promote … Les meir

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Dei fattige betalar VM i Brasil

VM i fotball i Brasil vert eit blanda opplegg. Folk i Brasil synes det er moro med fotball, men det er eit utruleg dyrt VM. Dei fattige betalar rekninga ved å framleis ikkje få dei samfunnsgoder dei har krav på. … Les meir

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Drop the Charges against Rasmea Yousef Odeh

 Petition for Rasmea Odeh Sign the petition here: http://www.iacenter.org/rasmeaodehpetition/ Signing the petition will generate a direct email to: U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan Barbara McQuade Assistant U.S. Attorney for Northern Illinois Barry Jonas U.S. Attorney General Eric … Les meir

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Behind the Coup in Egypt

Think of Barack Obama’s recent return to West Point at graduation time to offer his approach to an increasingly chaotic world as a bookend on an era.  George W. Bush went to the Academy in June 2002 — less than a year … Les meir

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Kinas uferdige opprør

Ulmer: – Fattige arbeidere og bønder i Kina kjemper i dag for rettferdig fordeling, akkurat som demonstrantene på Tiananmen gjorde, sier Kina-forsker Johan Lagerkvist. Kina – Tiananmen-protestene var et bredt folkelig opprør, der ikke bare studenter deltok. Bønder, intellektuelle og … Les meir

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