Ahed Tamimi Speaks of Her Struggle: “All I Wish Is for Palestine to Be Free”

Ahed Tamimi Speaks of Her Struggle: “All I Wish Is for Palestine to Be Free”

Palestine/Israel In late 2016, investigative journalist Abby Martin had the opportunity to interview 16-year-old Ahed Tamimi. The two discussed the hardships of living under Israeli occupation as well as Tamimi’s future aspirations. It quickly becomes apparent why her oppressors are attempting to silence the teen and her family. by Emma Fiala Let’s block ads! (Why?) […]

A Political Realignment is Necessary – The Real Struggle is Liberty vs. Authoritarianism

A Political Realignment is Necessary – The Real Struggle is Liberty vs. Authoritarianism

By Michael Krieger Until the American public ceases bickering amongst itself along Democratic and Republican or “left” vs. “right” lines, we’ll continue to be divided and conquered by authoritarians who wield tremendous power throughout both sides of the traditional political spectrum. This isn’t to say there aren’t real, meaningful differences between those who classify themselves on […]

A struggle for power

A struggle for power

Published online 9 November 2011 | Nature479, 160-161 (2011) | doi:10.1038/479160a News: Brazil is developing the last great untapped reserve of hydroelectricity, the Amazon basin. Jeff Tollefson When a few hundred demonstrators, mostly from indigenous communities, temporarily occupied the construction site of the Belo Monte dam on Brazil’s Xingu River early on 27 October, workers […]