Category Archives: Our global world

Time for Indonesia to act to cool rising Indo-Pacific temperatures

Jakarta   ●   Thu, June 2, 2022 Endy Bayuni (The Jakarta Post) The temperature in the Indo-Pacific region is rising, not only because of global warming but more because of the increasing tensions between the United States and China. … Les meir

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Til minne om modige Shilan Shorsh – ni år etter

Shilan, Foto: Astrid Olsen Det er NI år sidan Shilan døydde så tragisk – og me saknar henne framleis så sterkt! Om Shilan-saka: (Bakgrunn) Shilan vart funnen død i si leiligheit, som låg i ein av toppetasjane i ei bustadblokk … Les meir

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The fatal survival-kit of man in jeopardy

Climate change and wars As the ugly war in Ukraine drags on, with more lives lost and atrocities (apparently) committed, energy and food prices hit yet more highs.  The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the UN publishes a monthly global … Les meir

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Protest Weapons Profiters Lockheed Martin Everywhere

Take Part in a Global Week of Action Global Mobilization to #StopLockheedMartin Lockheed Martin is by far the largest weapons producer in the world. From Ukraine to Yemen, from Palestine to Colombia, from Somalia to Syria, from Afghanistan and West … Les meir

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The end of dollar dominance?

The end of dollar dominance? Last summer when the US fled Afghanistan, I wrote a post on the history of US dollar dominance  I argued then that the US dollar would remain the dominant world currency for the foreseeable future, but that … Les meir

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Eritrea: The impact of forced conscription and forced labor

Friday March 4, 2022 – freedomunited.org Eritrea: Forced conscripts and draft evaders face worsening conditions The ongoing conflict in Ethiopia is exacerbating conditions for those who have been forcibly conscripted and those who evade conscription in Eritrea, according to a report … Les meir

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8. mars – den internasjonale kvinnedagen! – Og, til minne om aktivisten Berta Cáceres!

Den internasjonale kvinnedagen vert kvart år feira den 8. mars. Ein nasjonal kvinnedag vart først arrangert i USA i 1909. Ein internasjonal kvinnedag vart vedteke året etter på Sosialistinternasjonalen sin konferanse i København, der over 100 kvinner frå 17 ulike … Les meir

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The economic war between the US-led NATO group and Russia and the real war in Ukraine – Who is fooling who?

Russia: from sanctions to slump? The economic war between the US-led NATO group and Russia is hotting up alongside the real war in Ukraine itself.  In response to the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, the US and Europe have upped the … Les meir

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No to War. For a Transnational Politics of Peace

Peace – No war! TSS Statements 24 Feb 2022 by TRANSNATIONAL SOCIAL STRIKE PLATFORM English – French – Italian – German – Greek – Bulgarian – Croatian – Spanish – Polish Russian large-scale attack over Ukraine brings war among us. In these weeks we saw the escalation of tensions between world powers under the astonished eyes … Les meir

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Videos on Ukraine, historic and current

From Peoples Dispatch series «Eat NATO for Breakfast Show» The fourth «Eat NATO for Breakfast Show», this time on the current situation in Ukraine. An interesting lecture on Ukraine from 2015: Why is Ukraine the West’s Fault? Featuring John Mearsheimer. … Les meir

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