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The Coddling of the Australian Mind?

Jonathan Haidt


coming to Australia & New Zealand in July & August 2019.

If you haven’t heard of Jonathan Haidt yet, you’re about to start seeing his name everywhere. 437 woorden meer


War Mongering, Iran, Yemen, Russia: Chris Hedges, Code Pink, Wm. J. Astore and more

Several articles are included in this post. To read the articles, click on the title or if available, the Read More link.

The American Cult of Bombing… 556 woorden meer


UN Says Assange Tortured: Watch the Webcast

Julian Assange was “psychologically tortured” by four nations ganging up on him, said the UN special rapporteur on torture. Watch the replay with Pentagon Papers whistle blower Dan Ellsberg, and other guests. 1.202 woorden meer


Living by Your Values

Some days it feel like conservatives simultaneously claim ownership over the idea of “values” and “morals” while criticising “the left” as overly emotional. Equally a lot of alleged progressives have let them do this, seeing values as describing somethings backwards and irrational rather than what it is – prioritised ethics. 442 woorden meer


18 Ways Julian Assange Changed the World

It is politically inconvenient at this time for the screaming corporate news to remind our entire citizenry what exactly WikiLeaks has done for us. So you won’t see the following list of WikiLeaks’ accomplishments anywhere on your corporate airwaves… 2.451 woorden meer


Nakba: A Remembrance, A Call to Action

Nakba Day*
A demonstration on May 16, 2019 sponsored by the Anti-War Committee, Twin Cities
Talk by Women Against Military Madness member
Sara Olson

From the 1970s through 1994, I was deeply involved with the majority black South Africans’ struggle to end the minority whites’ apartheid system of governance. 694 woorden meer


How can allies protect communities threatened with violence? by George Lakey

“Defense” has hidden traps and ties to classism and patriarchy. Allies would be wise to respect a community’s intuitive survival knowledge.

George Lakey  Waging Nonviolence… 2.100 woorden meer