Saturday, April 1, 2023

Natalia Garcia Bonet

Natalia García Bonet is a Venezuelan anthropologist with an interest in Amerindian-state relations, gender, extractivism and intercultural education in lowland South America. Dr Bonet has been conducting research in Southeastern Venezuela since 2012. She holds a doctorate degree in social anthropology from the University of Kent, and her current research looks at how the economic and political crises have affected the relationship between indigenous people and the Venezuelan state.


Western monarch butterfly population reaches its highest number since 2000

“It is difficult to watch monarch butterflies and their extraordinary migration teeter on the edge of collapse, but there are signs of hope.”

Covering (up) antiwar protest in US media

The national press is a no show.

California passes law to fine oil companies over price gouging

The new law prohibiting fuel price gouging will go into effect June 26.

US auctions giant stretch of Gulf of Mexico for oil and gas drilling

Coming on the heels of the Willow decision, this certainly feels like another step backwards in the fight against climate change, which this administration has said is an existential threat.”

To hell and back

It is time to set in motion policies that would uplift veterans instead of pouring yet more staggering sums into a military that’s only sent so many of us to hell and back in this century?