lördag 30 april 2016
fredag 29 april 2016
Amy Goodman on How the Media Is Ruining the 2016 Election by Focusing on ‘Trump-land’ (from @Truthdig)
Amy Goodman on How the Media Is Ruining the 2016 Election by Focusing on ‘Trump-land’ (from @Truthdig): The “Democracy Now!” host explains why pundits are getting coverage “so wrong” and outlines what needs to change.
One Major High and Many Lows in Donald Trump’s ‘America First’ Foreign Policy Speech (from @Truthdig)
One Major High and Many Lows in Donald Trump’s ‘America First’ Foreign Policy Speech (from @Truthdig): The leading Republican presidential candidate called out the massive ruin caused by the “dangerous idea” that the U.S. “could make Western democracies out of countries that had no experience or interest in becoming a Western democracy.”
torsdag 28 april 2016
onsdag 27 april 2016
Donald Trump Is a Sign of American Decline (but Not in the Way You Think): Donald Trump is the first presidential candidate to run openly and without apology on a platform of American decline.
Obama Is Wrong About Social Movements and Activists (from @Truthdig): As Obama must know, the role of social movements and many activists is to “speak truth to power,” to chant “more, more, more,” and not to stop until the job is done.
tisdag 26 april 2016
The Endgame of 2016’s Antiestablishment Politics (from @Truthdig): Will Bernie Sanders’ supporters rally behind Hillary Clinton if she gets the nomination? Likewise, if Donald Trump is denied the Republican nomination, will his supporters back whoever gets the Republican nod?
måndag 25 april 2016
söndag 24 april 2016
lördag 23 april 2016
Häggström hävdar: My visit yesterday at the European Parliament in B...: Yesterday I was in Brussels to take part in a hearing at the European Parliament, organized by their Committee on Legal Affairs , on the to...
fredag 22 april 2016
torsdag 21 april 2016
Harriet Tubman and the Currency of Resistance (from @Truthdig): What better tribute to her lifetime of struggle could there be than to place her image into the hands of hundreds of millions of people?
Eva Swedenmarks Värld: Vem är den svenske Bernie Sanders? Göran Greider!...: Jag kan inte säga att jag följer det amerikanska valet så noga. Men i helgen läste jag med förtjusning en artikel i DN om fenomenet Bernie...
onsdag 20 april 2016
Why Isn’t Everyone in Favor of Taxing Financial Speculation? (from @Truthdig): Why is there so little discussion about one of Bernie Sanders’s most important proposals—to tax financial speculation?
tisdag 19 april 2016
Why Isn’t Everyone In Favor of Taxing Financial Speculation? (from @Truthdig): Why is there so little discussion about one of Bernie Sanders’s most important proposals – to tax financial speculation?
Noam Chomsky on How the U.S. and British Invasion of Iraq Caused the Syrian Refugee Crisis (Video) (from @Truthdig)
Noam Chomsky on How the U.S. and British Invasion of Iraq Caused the Syrian Refugee Crisis (Video) (from @Truthdig): In a discussion with acTVism, the renowned linguist and political commentator offers context to the seemingly endless turmoil in the Middle East.
Noam Chomsky Defends WikiLeaks and Declassifying Information (Video) (from @Truthdig): Noam Chomsky had a complex answer when asked if he sees a difference in the role technology companies play compared to Washington lawmakers in protecting and encouraging privacy.
måndag 18 april 2016
söndag 17 april 2016
lördag 16 april 2016
fredag 15 april 2016
Why My Mother Supports Bernie Sanders for President (from @Truthdig): “... Too many people have checked out of politics. Bernie is changing that, and with the enthusiasm he’s creating, with the ground he’s making with your generation, we could make it very difficult for those politicians to keep screwing with us.”
Obama’s Trillion-Dollar Nuclear-Arms Train Wreck (from @Truthdig): As with his pledge to close the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, President Obama’s pledge to move the U.S. toward nuclear disarmament seems to have been abandoned.
torsdag 14 april 2016
Philosophical Comment: New paper online: Ethical Hazards in Monitoring an...: Just a little heads-up about a new research paper now being online (free to read and download). This one is lead by my Ph.D. student, Thoma...
onsdag 13 april 2016
Most American Voters Say ‘Meh’ to 2016 Presidential Candidates in Both Parties, Except to Sanders (from @Truthdig)
Most American Voters Say ‘Meh’ to 2016 Presidential Candidates in Both Parties, Except to Sanders (from @Truthdig): Looks like Americans are none too excited about the candidates running in the 2016 election, with one exception.