This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

By John W Whitehead from Charlottesville, Virginia, USA:  It is easy to be distracted right now by the circus politics...

20th October 2017 / United States

IMF Report Points To Financial Dangers Lurking Beneath Global Growth

By Nick Beams - wsws.org: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecast the best year for global economic growth since the...

20th October 2017 / United Kingdom

The Greatest Indonesian Painter And “Praying To The Pig”

From Yogyakarta and Karang Klethak Village: Andre Vltchek and Rossie Indira: Djokopekik (who uses only one name, as is common in...

20th October 2017 / Global

North Korea – As Trump Threatens, the Nation Still Struggles with America’s Lethal Legacy

“Throughout the world, on any given day, a man, woman or child is likely to be displaced, tortured, killed or...

19th October 2017 / Global

Monsanto Papers: EU/UK – Tactics, Manipulated Data, Hundreds Cancer Lawsuits Mount

By Corporate Europe Observatory - Monsanto Papers hearing at EU Parliament to lift lid on flawed EU pesticide approval process On...

19th October 2017 / EU

Youth Suicides Reach Record High In The UK

By Alice Summers - wsws.org: According to a study by the Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), 134 students committed suicide...

18th October 2017 / United Kingdom

How Michael Gove’s Proposal Could Give Us Less Control Over Fisheries

By Griffin Carpenter - New Economics Foundation: Theresa May’s speech on Brexit has created a scramble amongst British politicians and...

18th October 2017 / United Kingdom

The US And Israel Kick Up Fake Storm Over Unesco

By Jonathan Cook from Nazareth, Israel: At first glance, the decision last week by the Trump administration, followed immediately by Israel,...

18th October 2017 / Global

Documents Reveal Middle East Regimes Fear Food, Water, Energy Shortages

By Dr Nafeez Ahmed - Insurge Intelligence: Official documents obtained exclusively by INSURGE confirm that governments across the Muslim world...

17th October 2017 / Global

Race To Bottom: Dutch Government Cuts Corporate Tax Rate

By Naomi Fowler - Tax Justice Network: The new Dutch government is to announce that it will cut its corporate...

17th October 2017 / EU