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Journalist Chris Woods explains how drones reshaped the realities of global war and peace – from our new military dependence on extrajudicial killings, to the CIA’s efforts to maintain the drone program at the cost of political stability abroad – and why secrecy fuels America’s newest global war. Peace activist Salma Kahale talks about Read more
Live from Baltimore, writer Stacia L. Brown talks about politics and protest in the wake of Freddie Gray’s killing, from the media’s distorted portrait of her city, to the parallel legal and economic realities of life in inner city America. Stacia’s latest writing is Dispatch from Baltimore: Praying for Peace and Living Another Reality for Read more
How drones changed warfare and diplomacy / A view from the streets of Baltimore / Gun carriers in an age of decline / Elite child predators / A plan for peace in Syria / A lesson in radical publishing
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://zenphoton.com A sort of flashback to the days of Flash, but without Flash. Just good old fashioned ray traced doodle fun times.
Surveying World Bank damage / Under and after sanctions in Iran / The culture wars revisited / Not talking about climate change / War is peace / I, Zombie
URL Labs Website Of The Week: http://futurity.org/ “Futurity features the latest discoveries by scientists at top research universities in the US, UK, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The nonprofit site, which launched in 2009, is supported solely by its university partners in an effort to share research news directly with the public.”
The means of reproduction / Tracking the the globe’s financial racketeers / Challenging the myths of the ultra-rich / How racism entered mainstream politics / Ghostwriting the oil industry
Three hours of recent clips exploring the limits of state power / A live interview with a striker from Fight for $15
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://wikia.com It is also according to itself the world’s largest network of collaboratively published content on the web, with “over 400,000 communities for fans, by fans”. It is also a free wiki platform for your own fanish ways.
Spain’s future via Latin America / Multilevel climate challenges / What kind of threat is Venezuela? / The battle for Iraq / The Maple Spring reloads / Joni Mitchell is not your puppet
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://opednews.com Site quote: “…a non-partisan, non-profit, bottom-up, progressive / liberal news, opinion, op-ed media site, activism tool and blog community.”
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