During his short visit to Israel, Pope Francis laid a wreath on the grave of Theodor Herzl, writes Uri Avnery
Dr Lal Khan provides analysis on the Indian elections and the landslide victory of the BJP
All the chatter after the European Elections has been about the surge in the far right parties with the National Front in France and UKIP in the UK leading the charge. Yet in Spain the move has been markedly to the left, writes David Eade.
It's the great taboo of our age - and the inability to discuss the pursuit of perpetual growth will prove humanity's undoing, writes George Monbiot.
Apparently, the results of the national general election in India mark a turning point. We are told that the nation has spoken and has given the new Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his BJP party a 'landslide victory'
What can we do with what Thomas Piketty teaches us about capital in the twenty-first century? (Part 2 of 2)May 26, 2014 12:00 am Leave your thoughts
Part 2 of Eric Toussaint's review of Thomas Piketty book Capital in the Twenty-First Century
According to press reports, President Barack Obama has decided to let Binyamin Netanyahu and Mahmoud Abbas "stew in their own juice."
Part 1 of Eric Toussaint's review of Thomas Piketty book Capital in the Twenty-First Century (Part 1 of 2)
John Green reviews two books that detail the lead up to and aftermath of the Grenada Revolution
Pakistan ambassador calls for ban on drones at UN conference as several persons reported killed in latest strikeMay 24, 2014 12:00 am Leave your thoughts
The CCW Meeting of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (LAWS) took place from 13 to 16 May 2014 at the United Nations in Geneva