This Is How Authoritarians Get Defeated

People around the world have stood up for democracy and truth. Now it’s our turn.MONIKA BAUERLEINOCTOBER 9, 2020 My father was a toddler when Adolf Hitler was elected chancellor in a democratic Germany, and by the time he entered first grade, the world around him had changed beyond recognition. It was only because Americans foughtContinua a leggere “This Is How Authoritarians Get Defeated”

Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten.

Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten Von Eleanor Abou Ez (mit afp) @ GeopolisAfrica | Veröffentlicht am 07.11.2017 um 14 Uhr Ein ägyptischer Polizeibeamter bringt Tahrir am 25. Januar 2017 nach Kairo.© STRINGER / AFP Das ägyptische Außenministerium hat am 5. November 2017 die Einberufung von Botschaftern aus fünf westlichen Ländern nach der VeröffentlichungContinua a leggere “Ägypten: Das Schicksal eines Menschenrechtsverteidigers beunruhigt Diplomaten.”

The Heart of Nazism Was National Self-Sufficiency

The essential point in the plans of the German National Socialist Workers’ party is the conquest of Lebensraum for the Germans, i.e., a territory so large and rich in natural resources that they could live in economic self-sufficiency at a standard not lower than that of any other nation. It is obvious that this program,Continua a leggere “The Heart of Nazism Was National Self-Sufficiency”

Neoliberalism: the deep story that lies beneath Donald Trump’s triumph 

How a ruthless network of super-rich ideologues killed choice and destroyed people’s faith in politics Sorgente: Neoliberalism: the deep story that lies beneath Donald Trump’s triumph | George Monbiot | Opinion | The Guardian

Chaos Ensues As Europe Splinters in Response to Trump

Source: Zero Hedge While America’s so-called “establishment”, the legacy political system and mainstream media, appear to be melting, and transforming before our eyes into something that has yet to be determined, Europe also appears to be disintegrating in response to the Trump presidential victory: as the FT reports, in a stunning development, Britain and France […]Continua a leggere “Chaos Ensues As Europe Splinters in Response to Trump”