Indigenous peoples go to court...

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Historic lawsuit launched by the Waorani people of Ecuador to save their homes—and our planet – from destruction.

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We-are-not-them exceptionalism

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The making of a lost generation.

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Women’s March survives and thr...

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“There wasn’t just a blue wave, there was a pink wave, and we’re proud of it.”

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The Coming Commodification of ...

Dec 18, 2018 by

As internet-connected devices and appliances accumulate, one academic foresees “the monetization of every move you make.”

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THE COST OF RESISTANCE

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[Translate] A Minneapolis protest on Jan. 20, the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration. (Fibonacci Blue / flickr / CC BY 2.0)...

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‘GAME OF THRONES’ ...

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[Translate] Joe Romm Dr. Joe Romm is Founding Editor of Climate Progress “Winter is coming” for the show, but the actor playing Jon...

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20 WOMEN WHO MADE A BAD YEAR A...

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[Translate] In a very bad year, thank heaven for very good women. By Mary Elizabeth Williams / Salon   Photo Credit: NFL / YouTube As...

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‘Pow, Pow, Yous Are Dead...

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[Translate] Culture We know where that problem ends, but it starts somewhere, too. By Frida Berrigan / TomDispatch  VIA ALTERNET    ...

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THE ‘STRUGGLE’ IS ...

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[Translate] The linguistic fetishization of hardship is one more way we appropriate from — and erase — people like my family Brook...

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THE DESTRUCTION OF MEMORY, A D...

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[Translate] Point of View Vanessa Quirk  METROPOLIS MAGAZINE “Part of war and conflict has always been the collateral damage....

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THE INDIGENOUS WORLD UNDER A N...

Mar 27, 2016 by

[Translate] Millions of indigenous peoples living in Fourth World territories around the world have been and continue to be exposed...

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THE GREAT FORGETTING

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[Translate] By Chris Hedges   TRUTHDIG   Hillary Clinton during a rally recently in Sioux City, Iowa. (Jae C. Hong / AP) America’s...

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IF OUR FOUNDING FATHERS WERE A...

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[Translate] Daily Kos by Tolerant Libertarian Nobody can deny the fact that Christianity has played a huge role in our history. From...

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HOW TO FIX AMERICA’S BEE...

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[Translate] Going up! By Grist staff Denis Hayes recently dropped by the Grist office to talk about his new book, Cowed: The Hidden...

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The Secret History of Memorial...

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[Translate] Culture History books credit a Union officer with the idea of a holiday to remember the war dead. But the first people to...

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The Big Shift Needed for Human...

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[Translate] On Earth Day, let’s talk about making the commons the organizing principle of social, economic and cultural life....

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11 Freedoms That Drunks, Slack...

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[Translate] Culture What the Founding Fathers called corruption, depravity, venality and vice, many of us would call freedom. By...

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THE OTHER TRUTH

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[Translate] As the celebrations memorializing the fall of the Berlin Wall have quieted, case we should reflect on the versions of...

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Mario Schjetnan Finds the Deep...

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[Translate]  by The Dirt Contributor Mexican landscape architect, check architect, sickness and urban designer Mario Schjetnan,...

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The emptying of New York City

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[Translate] Nearly 1 million fewer people live in Manhattan now than a century ago. One reason: It got richer Henry Grabar  SALON.COM...

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Urban Expression: Graffiti as ...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog David Vanden-Eynden Riders learned to ignore the visual barage and adopted an attitude...

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Exposing the Flaws of the U.S....

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[Translate]   World   AlterNet / By Eric Zuesse The press has taken a near-sighted view of the crisis, spinning in ways that only...

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WALL STREET BUYING UP WORLD...

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[Translate] Larry’s List – TRUTHDIG Posted on May 31, 2014 “Water barons” may soon own every drop of H2O left on earth;...

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Reclaiming the Radical Imagina...

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The Gilded Age is back…

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Screw Positive Thinking!

Dec 9, 2012 by

A new book by Oliver Burkeman paints an alternative path to happiness that has nothing to do with positive thinking.

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How NASA Used Social Media to ...

Dec 6, 2012 by

“WHEN THEY TELL YOU NOT TO PANIC, THAT’S WHEN YOU RUN!”

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Hey, Liberals: You Haven’t Won...

Nov 22, 2012 by

120 million voters united only by the belief that the other side’s candidate was a nightmare, was only the most recent illustration of a profound cultural divide in American life.

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Old phone booths get new life ...

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Phone booths are the appendix of the urban landscape..

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World’s First Vertical Forest ...

Jun 21, 2012 by

In Milan, a forest will soon be planted in the sky. Building works for a pair of skyscrapers that will become home to the world’s first vertical forest is underway.

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