Archive for 2015 – Week 18


Doonesbury Cartoonist Attacked for Criticizing Charlie Hebdo
Patrick Martin, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (IN FOCUS | 1 Comment »)
Australia: The Secret Country Again Wages War on Its Own People
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Australia: The Secret Country Again Wages War on Its Own People)
Introducing “Liberate Hawai’i”
Jon D. Olsen – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Introducing “Liberate Hawai’i”)
Oklahoma Mysterious Iron Cup Embedded in Million-Year-Old Coal
Universe Explorers – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (SCIENCE | Comments Off on Oklahoma Mysterious Iron Cup Embedded in Million-Year-Old Coal)
Stephen Hawking Says That ‘Aggression,’ Humanity’s Greatest Vice, Will Destroy Civilization
Abby Phillip – The Washington Post
April 27th, 2015 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Stephen Hawking Says That ‘Aggression,’ Humanity’s Greatest Vice, Will Destroy Civilization)
Global Capitalism and the Global Police State: Crisis of Humanity and the Specter of 21st Century Fascism
Prof William I. Robinson - Global Research
April 27th, 2015 (CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Global Capitalism and the Global Police State: Crisis of Humanity and the Specter of 21st Century Fascism)
Chopin “Fantasie” Impromptu (MUSIC VIDEO OF THE WEEK)
Yundi Li – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (Music Video of the Week | Comments Off on Chopin “Fantasie” Impromptu (MUSIC VIDEO OF THE WEEK))
(Castellano) Honrando a Eduardo Galeano
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Premio Nobel de la Paz – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Castellano) Honrando a Eduardo Galeano)
5 Shockingly Advanced Ancient Buildings That Shouldn’t Exist… Even If Built Today
Eric Yosomono, Welldone Quibranza & Alaric Penname – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (HISTORY | Comments Off on 5 Shockingly Advanced Ancient Buildings That Shouldn’t Exist… Even If Built Today)
How the U.S. Contributed to Yemen’s Crisis
Stephen Zunes – Foreign Policy In Focus
April 27th, 2015 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on How the U.S. Contributed to Yemen’s Crisis)
War Journalism and News Distortion
Michael Krona – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TMS PEACE JOURNALISM | Comments Off on War Journalism and News Distortion)
Freedom in Martyrdom
Dr. Alon Ben-Meir – The Huffington Post
April 27th, 2015 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on Freedom in Martyrdom)
Pillar of Neoliberal Thinking Is Vacillating
Roberto Savio - Centre tricontinental-CETRI
April 27th, 2015 (CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Pillar of Neoliberal Thinking Is Vacillating)
Millay’s “Epitaph for the Race of Man”
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Millay’s “Epitaph for the Race of Man”)
The West against Itself
Johan Galtung, 27 Apr 2015 - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (EDITORIAL | 4 Comments »)
The Word That Cannot Be Uttered (It’s Drones)
Dan Froomkin – The Intercept
April 27th, 2015 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on The Word That Cannot Be Uttered (It’s Drones))
The Effects of Marijuana on the Body
Healthline – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (HEALTH | Comments Off on The Effects of Marijuana on the Body)
(Italiano) Mare nostrum è di tutti
Silvia Berruto – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Italiano) Mare nostrum è di tutti)
The Least We Can Do for Syria
Lakhdar Brahimi, Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (SYRIA IN CONTEXT | Comments Off on The Least We Can Do for Syria)
Six Messages, One Video
Abdallah Hendawy – Al Araby
April 27th, 2015 (MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA | Comments Off on Six Messages, One Video)
Britain’s Colonial Shame: Slave-Owners Given Huge Payouts after Abolition
Sanchez Manning - The Independent
April 27th, 2015 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Britain’s Colonial Shame: Slave-Owners Given Huge Payouts after Abolition)
(Deutsch) Ukrainekonflikt und kein Ende?
Andreas Zumach, Blätter - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Deutsch) Ukrainekonflikt und kein Ende?)
Galeano Died. But the Revolution Goes On!
Andre Vltchek – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Galeano Died. But the Revolution Goes On!)
Robbie Williams Rocks Tel Aviv and the Boycott
Ewa Jasiewicz – Al Jazeera
April 27th, 2015 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Robbie Williams Rocks Tel Aviv and the Boycott)
Eurasia as We Knew It Is Dead
Pepe Escobar – Asia Times
April 27th, 2015 (BRICS | Comments Off on Eurasia as We Knew It Is Dead)
Europe Should Protect People, Not Borders
Maximilian Popp – Der Spiegel
April 27th, 2015 (EUROPE | 1 Comment »)
Girls, Not Brides
Graça Machel and Mabel van Oranje, Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (IN FOCUS | Comments Off on Girls, Not Brides)
Assange: How ‘The Guardian’ Milked Edward Snowden’s Story
Julian Assange - Newsweek
April 27th, 2015 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE, MEDIA | Comments Off on Assange: How ‘The Guardian’ Milked Edward Snowden’s Story)
Nobel Women Initiative’s Conference – Building Global Support for Women Human Rights Defenders
Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (NOBEL LAUREATES | 2 Comments »)
Mediterranean Migrant Crisis: ‘EU and US Have to Own Up to What They Have Done in Libya’
Abayomi Azikiwe - Russia Today
April 27th, 2015 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Mediterranean Migrant Crisis: ‘EU and US Have to Own Up to What They Have Done in Libya’)
Hindu Rashtra and Two-Nation Theory
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Hindu Rashtra and Two-Nation Theory)
Asian, African Nations Challenge ‘Obsolete’ World Order
Eveline Danubrata and Charlotte Greenfield, Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on Asian, African Nations Challenge ‘Obsolete’ World Order)
Side Effects: Popping Pills and Pop-Up Politicos
Gary Corseri – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on Side Effects: Popping Pills and Pop-Up Politicos)
(Português) Um Amigo Que Se Foi
Dr. Pedro A. Ynterian - ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais
April 27th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Um Amigo Que Se Foi)
Church Pushed to Place Itself within BDS Movement
Jews For Justice For Palestinians – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (PALESTINE - ISRAEL | Comments Off on Church Pushed to Place Itself within BDS Movement)
Women’s Delegation to Cross DMZ between Koreas
John Feffer – Foreign Policy In Focus
April 27th, 2015 (ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on Women’s Delegation to Cross DMZ between Koreas)
YouTube at 10: The Archive of Now
Mark Little – Al Jazeera
April 27th, 2015 (MEDIA | Comments Off on YouTube at 10: The Archive of Now)
IPRA 2016 Global Peace Conference to Be Held in Freetown, Sierra Leone
International Peace Research Association – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ANNOUNCEMENTS | Comments Off on IPRA 2016 Global Peace Conference to Be Held in Freetown, Sierra Leone)
The Heart of the Hawaiian Peoples’ Arguments against the Telescope on Mauna Kea
Doug Herman, Smithsonian – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC | Comments Off on The Heart of the Hawaiian Peoples’ Arguments against the Telescope on Mauna Kea)
A Trade Rule That Makes It Illegal to Favor Local Business? Newest Leak Shows TPP Would Do That and More
David Korten - YES! Magazine
April 27th, 2015 (TRADE | Comments Off on A Trade Rule That Makes It Illegal to Favor Local Business? Newest Leak Shows TPP Would Do That and More)
Powerful Nonviolent Resistance to Armed Conflict in Yemen
Stephen Zunes and Noor Al-Haidary – Open Democracy
April 27th, 2015 (NONVIOLENCE | Comments Off on Powerful Nonviolent Resistance to Armed Conflict in Yemen)
Mass Surveillance is Driven by the Private Sector
Bill Blunden - CounterPunch
April 27th, 2015 (WHISTLEBLOWING - SURVEILLANCE | Comments Off on Mass Surveillance is Driven by the Private Sector)
The Now Show – Dr Seuss at Copenhagen
Marcus Brigstocke – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (FOOD FOR THOUGHT | Comments Off on The Now Show – Dr Seuss at Copenhagen)
Migrants´ Right to Live Should Not Be Killed
Francisco Gomes de Matos – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (POETRY FORMAT | Comments Off on Migrants´ Right to Live Should Not Be Killed)
The Oslo Conference to End Myanmar’s Persecution of the Rohingyas
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ANNOUNCEMENTS | Comments Off on The Oslo Conference to End Myanmar’s Persecution of the Rohingyas)
Legacy of War
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Legacy of War)
The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Death of the Republic
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRADE | 2 Comments »)
A New Deal for Greece
Yanis Varoufakis, Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (EUROPE | Comments Off on A New Deal for Greece)
If Writers Are Necessarily Right…
Anthony Judge – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on If Writers Are Necessarily Right…)
Israel’s Early Nuclear Deceit Damages Iran Nuclear Talks Today
Richard Silverstein – Middle East Eye
April 27th, 2015 (WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION | Comments Off on Israel’s Early Nuclear Deceit Damages Iran Nuclear Talks Today)
(Norsk-Norwegian) Johan Galtung, verdens første fredsforskar om konflikten mellom Vesten og Islam
Jonas Sætre, Uten Filter – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Norsk-Norwegian) Johan Galtung, verdens første fredsforskar om konflikten mellom Vesten og Islam)
On the Historic Role of the Peace Movement
Dietrich Fischer – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (INSPIRATIONAL | Comments Off on On the Historic Role of the Peace Movement)
What’s Obama Up to, with His TPP & TTIP?
Eric Zuesse, Washington’s Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (TRADE | Comments Off on What’s Obama Up to, with His TPP & TTIP?)
The Myth of ‘Value-Free’ Social Science or The Value of Political Commitments to Social Science
Prof. James Petras – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (ACADEMIA-KNOWLEDGE-SCHOLARSHIP | Comments Off on The Myth of ‘Value-Free’ Social Science or The Value of Political Commitments to Social Science)
(Deutsch) Günter Grass: Was gesagt werden muss
Günter Grass (Literatur-Nobelpreisträger) – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (NOBEL LAUREATES, POETRY FORMAT, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | 1 Comment »)
Most Europeans ‘Totally Distrust’ Mainstream Media Coverage of Ukraine Crisis – Poll
End the Lie – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (MEDIA | Comments Off on Most Europeans ‘Totally Distrust’ Mainstream Media Coverage of Ukraine Crisis – Poll)
Something’s Happening in Latin America – A Review
Kim Scipes, New Politics – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (REVIEWS | Comments Off on Something’s Happening in Latin America – A Review)
The Key War on Terror Propaganda Tool: Only Western Victims Are Acknowledged
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
April 27th, 2015 (ANGLO AMERICA | Comments Off on The Key War on Terror Propaganda Tool: Only Western Victims Are Acknowledged)
Asia-Africa Synergy Crucial For South-South Ties
Zheng Xiwen – China Daily
April 27th, 2015 (SPOTLIGHT | Comments Off on Asia-Africa Synergy Crucial For South-South Ties)
A Tale of Two Atomic Cities: Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Kazumi Matsui and Tomihisa Taue, Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION | Comments Off on A Tale of Two Atomic Cities: Hiroshima and Nagasaki)
Solution
Dietrich Fischer – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (JOKE OF THE WEEK | Comments Off on Solution)
This Week in History
Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2015 (HISTORY | Comments Off on This Week in History)
Sex, Drugs, and Dead Soldiers: What U.S. Africa Command Doesn’t Want You to Know
Nick Turse – TomDispatch
April 27th, 2015 (AFRICA | Comments Off on Sex, Drugs, and Dead Soldiers: What U.S. Africa Command Doesn’t Want You to Know)