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Yuval Noah Harari | archive.is Humankind is now facing a global crisis. Perhaps the biggest crisis of our generation. The decisions people and governments take in the next few weeks will probably shape the world for years to come. They … Continue reading
In June 2010, leaders from the twenty largest economies met in Toronto with representatives of corporate interests to discuss the policies that would shape the world for everyone else. Exclusion zones, overlapping layers of security fencing and an estimated 25,000 … Continue reading
Tim Andrews taxpayers.org.au In just two weeks Aussie families will be slugged with a carbon tax to pay for a ‘green utopia’. But where is this money really going? And are our carbon tax bureaucrats practicing what they preach? We … Continue reading
Julian Assange Journeyman Pictures Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has twice been imprisoned after what he calls politically-motivated cases. But he keeps fighting for democracy in a country he brands less democratic than even Burma.
Julian Assange Journeyman Pictures Noam Chomsky and Tariq Ali are two giants of the intellectual left. They join Julian to discuss protest movements, democracy, and how the West completely failed to anticipate the Arab Spring.
Qualia Soup UK artist and secular humanist discussing critical thinking, science, philosophy & the natural world.
Thieves by Law is a documentary that looks at the rise of Russian organized crime in the wake of the fall of the Soviet Union. The title, Thieves by Law, represents a term that originated in the 1930’s and refers to … Continue reading
Source: Knovel China is hoping to use its growing scientific prowess as it works to help fight drought conditions affecting parts of the country. China is turning its attention toward the sky as it works to coax Mother Nature into … Continue reading