The ongoing situation in Mali is gaining traction in the media with the reporting of Al Qaeda members within the ranks of the Tuareg rebels.
Articles by: Devon DB
We need to end the mindless chanting and fights on social media and realize that neither group is a monolith.
BBC reports that Turkey is firing artillery shells into northern Syria in retaliation for the earlier controversial shelling incident.
The intellectual class has the responsibility to stand up for the people and against the systems of oppression.
Oppression becomes even greater and more complex when one includes ‘intersectionality.’
This internal colonialism is not only destroying people, but also the very environment that everyone- including the bankers and industrialists- live on.
US Senators John McCain and Joe Lieberman, as well as Vice Israeli Prime Minister Shaul Mofaz, have argued for armed intervention against the Syrian regime.
The fact of the matter is that slavery was- and still is- completely legal in the United States, but it took on a much different form.
With student debt now being over $1 trillion, an examination is underway of how we have gotten into this scenario and how we can get our way out of it.
The establishment of prisons in the early United States was not only a more humane method of punishment, but was also used a tool of social control.
Due to the current crisis in Syria, with the Syrian military fighting rebels and the alleged gunning down of civilians by the Al-Assad regime, many are wondering if a US-NATO intervention is likely.
Humanity now, as a whole, has a choice to make: We can either create a future that does away with the old order and establishes an environment in which we can survive and prosper or we can keep the status quo which will lead to our destruction.
The Israel-Palestine conflict is quite a complex one. There are two peoples who both lay claim to the same land. The backers of both sides often have a large amount of emotional and political investment in their cause. However, the pro-Palestinian cause is often labeled antisemitic.
For decades, the US government has been selling out its citizens in pursuit of money and power. Due to actions undertaken at home and abroad, they have made the world a more dangerous place for Americans and betrayed the values America was founded on by allowing the rise of a police state.
In 2007, the world became engulfed in the largest economic slump since the Great Depression. The crisis was so damaging it was coined ‘the Great Recession’ and there was much comparison of the recession to the Great Depression of the 1930s in the mainstream media. However, what many failed to do was an in-depth analysis of both the Great Depression and the Great Recession, to compare and contrast the two.