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PODCAST: How Much Progress Are We Making Towards the Sustainable Development Goals?: At the United Nations in mid-July officials gathered for an annual checkup on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. The SDGs, as they are known, are a set of 17 anti-poverty, health and environmental goals that in 2015 the world agreed to achieve by 2030. We are now two and a half ...
Nelson Mandela’s Legacy was to Advance African Unity. I’m Living Proof: On 18 July 1918, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was born. In 1944, he became part of the African National Congress (ANC), formally joining the struggle against racial oppression and discrimination in South Africa. In 1952, he was arrested for the first time in relation to his activism, and 12 years la...
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Iran: No Plan B: The extraordinary thing is that there is no Plan B. If Donald Trump’s re-imposition of American sanctions on Iran does not cause President Hassan Rouhani’s government to buckle at once (which is almost unimaginable), there is nothing else he can do short of going to war with the country. And he ...
Brexit: No Turning Point Yet: Even with Donald Trump scheduled for a brief visit to the United Kingdom this week amid massive protests, it’s still ‘all Brexit, all of the time’ in the sceptred isle – and the long struggle over the nature of the deal that will define Britain’s relationship with the European Union post-exit al...
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Fresh face or red menace? Democrats split on Sanders-backed Ocasio-Cortez: As congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joins Senator Bernie Sanders on the Democrat campaign circuit, some in the party are worried she will rock the boat ahead of the ‘blue wave’ in November. Read Full Article at RT.com
Whoopi Goldberg lashes out at Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro, kicks her out from The View set & building: Whoopi Goldberg and Jeanine Pirro of Fox News clashed over Donald Trump on-air and continued their argument backstage, with The View host employing the F-word and effectively kicking Pirro out of the building. Read Full Article at RT.com
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The Spoils of War: Afghanistan’s Multibillion Dollar Heroin Trade: Since the US led invasion of Afghanistan in October 2001, the Golden Crescent opium trade has soared. According to the US media, this lucrative contraband is protected by Osama, the Taliban, not to mention, of course, the regional warlords, in defiance of the "international community".
America Has Been at War 93% of the Time – 222 out of 239 Years – Since 1776: First published by Washington’s Blog and Global Research in January 2017 The U.S. Has Only Been At Peace For 21 Years Total Since Its Birth In 2011, Danios wrote:  Below, I have reproduced a year-by-year timeline of America’s wars, …
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Israeli soldier killed by Palestinians near Gaza strip, military says: Attack came 'during operational activity', say commanders
Michael Cohen secretly recorded Trump discussing payments to Playboy model Karen McDougal, reports say: The president and his campaign previously said they were 'unaware' of any payments made to women throughout the 2016 election
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Why the War on Poverty in the US Isn’t Over, in 4 Charts: The July report by the Council of Economic Advisers uses an alternate way of measuring poverty, based on households’ consumption of goods, to conclude that poverty has dramatically declined. Though this method may be useful for underpinning an argument for broader work requirements for the poor, ...
Weekly Wrap 7.20.18: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week: 1. When a DNA Test Shatters Your Identity The generation whose 50-year-old secrets are now being unearthed could not have imagined a world of $99 mail-in DNA kits. But times are changing, and the culture with it. 2. Shadow Politics: Meet the Digital Sleuth Exposing Fake News Buried in media sc...
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What the People Need: An Address: It’s becoming increasingly clear that as cities go, so goes the world. But it’s also becoming clear that for cities to succeed, people of all income groups need to be able to actually live in them. Lack of affordable housing is a common urban problem: As cities grow and thrive, they tend to push ...
Illicit Behaviour: It’s no secret cryptocurrencies have received a surge of attention from investors, governments and the public at large. Naturally, with its increased cachet, this interest is not limited to those with positive intentions: criminals and terrorist groups are also able to take advantage of technolog...
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F&O this week: Kohl, Grenfell ashes, Trade Jungle, Singapore schadenfreude, US discourse: HELMUT KOHL delivered German reunification and the Euro, by  Noah Barkin  Obituary A towering figure of post-war European politics, Helmut Kohl pushed through German reunification and was a driving force behind the creation of the euro during a 16-year reign as German chancellor that spanned the ...
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Is your food expired or ugly? Eat it, is good for you!: By Zabeth Salome Chedraui It is very possible to imagine a world in which people recycle the food that they consider as waste. Nashville has been selected by the Natural Resource Defense Council as a model city on food waste reduction. Many restaurants in the city are participating in the Food Sa...
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Action on climate change is cheaper than inaction: Many are afraid that tackling climate change is going to be too costly. But increasingly, studies are showing action will not just be cheaper than inaction, but could actually result in economic, environmental and even health benefits, while improving sustainability. This new page...
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