The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is a reckless destruction of democratic principles. But we can beat it, writes George Monbiot.
In April 1961, Yuri Gagarin became the first person in space, when Vostok 1 made a successful orbit of the Earth.
For the first time in a long lifetime, the events in Paris have left me cold, shocked, speechless and terrified. Cold because of its inevitable cruelty. Shocked because of the awful response from a hypocritical world. Speechless because there can be nothing I could possibly say to explain the inexplicable - to defend the indefensible. And terrified because I have brown skin, a beard and I am a Muslim Palestinian
The vicious cycle of state and individual terror continues unabated. Marxists have long explained that imperialism and Islamic fundamentalism are two aspects of the same reactionary phenomenon-the decay and decline of capitalism-which threatens to take the whole of humanity down with it.
Netanyahu went to Paris as part of his election campaign
The global resurgence of violent Islamic fundamentalism can only be circumvented with a full comprehension and acknowledgment of what has historically gone wrong
Thomas Riggins continues with his analysis of Piketty's book - Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Greece and the troika (the International Monetary Fund, the EU, and the European Central Bank) are in a dangerous game of chicken
An outrage borne witness to
Part 7 of Eric Toussaint's series 'The banks and the "Too Big to Jail" doctrine'