Saturday, February 4, 2023

Tag: Ukraine

Ending the war in Ukraine

Three possible futures.

What difference does a war make?

The geopolitics of the new Cold War.

Vladimir Putin: Global gunman

Why are we concerned about humiliating mass murderers?

Amid the carnage in Ukraine, it’s time for world leaders to...

Lending all support and incentives to ending the war in Ukraine would be a good place to start.

A just ceasefire or just a ceasefire?

The war in Ukraine must end with a defeat of Putinism.

End of “the great game”

The old game is dead. Keep playing it and our civilization is over. Try winning that one.

Oil and gas industry seized on war in Ukraine to water...

A new report details the PR and lobbying blitz from fossil fuel companies in the early days of the Russian invasion that aimed at benefiting oil and gas interests, while offering little for the current crisis.

Other casualties of Putin’s war in Ukraine: Russia’s climate goals and science

Environmental concerns are at risk of being laid aside during wartime.

The Ukraine war’s collateral damage

Is the health of an overheating world at stake?

‘Poison for the people’—how an exiled activist is countering Russia’s propaganda...

Environmental activist Evgeniya Chirikova once helped save a forest in Moscow. Now she’s trying to give voice to Russian activists and journalists resisting Putin’s regime.

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How corporations hope to eviscerate workers’ right to strike

Corporations so fear this kind of worker power that they’re asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rig the scales and help them kill future strikes before they even begin.

‘Death sentence for women and families’: US court blocks domestic violence gun ban

The court ruled that the law prohibiting people with domestic violence restraining orders from owning guns "fails to pass constitutional muster," and that the ban is an outlier "that our ancestors never would have accepted."

Can the Military-Industrial Complex be tamed?

Cutting the Pentagon's budget in half would finally force the generals to think.

Department of Veteran Affairs exceeds goal of providing safe, stable homes to veterans in...

The VA permanently housed 40,401 homeless veterans.

The interminable, withering babble from today’s Tower of Babel

When the end is messianic, imperial, “destiny” or God’s will—human fabrications made into commandments—all civilized bets are off.