Monthly Archives: January 2016

How to Kill the Demos: the water struggle in Italy

How to kill the demos: the water struggle in Italy January 18, 2016 COMMONS & COOPERATION The politics of water in Italy starkly reveals the crisis of legitimacy that is rocking governments and compels us to ask how democracy can … Continue reading

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Humanitarian Team Unable to Access Two Besieged Northwest Syrian Towns

© AFP 2016/ GEORGE OURFALIAN MIDDLE EAST 07:19 19.01.2016Get short URL Topic: Violence Erupts as Islamic State Rises (1362)  016000 A humanitarian team led by the United Nations, and including the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and the International Committee of … Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin’s interview with the German newspaper Bild Vladimir Putin’s interview with the German newspaper Bild 894 ViewsJanuary 12, 2016 2 Comments Question: Mr President, We have just marked the 25th anniversary of the end of the Cold War. Last year, we witnessed a great number of wars and crises across the world, something that had not happened for many … Continue reading

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Reality Peeks Through in Ukraine

Originally posted on OffGuardian:
by Robert Parry via Consortium News Did somebody say “Assets”? Nearly two years since U.S. officials helped foment a coup in Ukraine – partly justified by corruption allegations – the country continues to wallow in graft…

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