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(part III) - RACE IN UGANDA

KAMPALA – Let me back-track and first write about race in Uganda. Nigerian-born Americanah character Ifemulu said she became black the moment she went to the U.S. 943 more words

PayPal Changes Terms of Service to Take Your Online Content*

PayPal Changes Terms of Service to Take Your Online Content*

By Evander Smart

PayPal has joined forces with Bitcoin as a sort of keep-your-friends-close-and-your-enemies closer tactic. 693 more words

Society

Israel Ordered to Pay Iran $1.1 Billion*

Israel Ordered to Pay Iran $1.1 Billion*

EAPC was founded in 1968 as a partnership between the Israeli government and the Iranian national oil company. It was established through foreign front companies that, to this day, hold its shares. 661 more words

Society

'Jesuit Wars Pt. II'

‘Jesuit Wars Pt. II’

Did you know that the concept of the origin of the Big Bang Theory originated from the French Jesuit Georges Lemaitre in the 1920s…. 174 more words

Society

Protect 'wilderness' to protect the commons

The idea of human-free, pristine wilderness is a crack dream of Western Expansionists.

During the Dakota Uprising in Minnesota caused by systemic starvation of Dakota people by Indian Agents of the federal government, our own US Congress heard reports that Indians could just go ahead and ‘eat grass’ like the antelope. 738 more words

Green

The Middle East is not undergoing a Thirty Years’ War: alternative lenses, imperialism and colonialism (part 2 of 2)

By Chris Beall

In my previous article, I discussed the normalization of flagrant human rights abuses inherent in forced historical analogies between the Middle East and Europe’s Thirty Years’ War. 1,227 more words

Syria

colonial concrete

i’ve seen the brutality of humanity
’s blanded rock-heart concrete:
the bodyprint of a girl
stamped by four tires and her innocence
yellow-lined by forty-five minutes… 70 more words

Poetry