Sunday, August 21, 2016

Truthdiggers of the Week: The Women at Khabar Lahariya, a Feminist Newspaper in Rural India (from @Truthdig)

Truthdiggers of the Week: The Women at Khabar Lahariya, a Feminist Newspaper in Rural India (from @Truthdig): Now in its 14th year, the publication just expanded into digital platforms in the hope of increasing readership and inspiring other young women.
- 2016/08/20

In Massive Shift, Lutherans Vote To Halt US Aid To Israel

In Massive Shift, Lutherans Vote To Halt US Aid To Israel: By Ryan Rodrick Beiler for The Electronic Antifada - The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has become the latest US denomination to take economic action against the Israeli occupation. At its ...

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Dakota Pipeline Would Make Water the New ‘Oil,’ Devastating All but the Rich (from @Truthdig)

Dakota Pipeline Would Make Water the New ‘Oil,’ Devastating All but the Rich (from @Truthdig): The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is heading a protest by Native Americans and their allies against the newly approved line. These opponents of the project say it could lead to contamination of the Missouri River and other devastating environmental impacts.
- 2016/08/17

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

‘On Contact’ With Chris Hedges: The Big Business of Keeping People in Cages

‘On Contact’ With Chris Hedges: The Big Business of Keeping People in Cages: On this week’s episode of RT’s “On Contact,” Hedges discusses mass incarceration with prison reform advocates Walter Fortson and Boris Franklin.
- 2016/08/08

Monday, August 8, 2016

It’s Bombs Away for the USA in Libya (from @Truthdig)

It’s Bombs Away for the USA in Libya (from @Truthdig): The United States has returned to aerial bombing in Libya on Islamic State sites, a mission that’s almost guaranteed to spread more misery across North Africa.
- 2016/08/07

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Was America Great When It Burned Native American Babies? (Audio) (from @Truthdig)

Was America Great When It Burned Native American Babies? (Audio) (from @Truthdig): Benjamin Madley, a history professor and author, joins Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer to talk about a too-little-known part of California’s history: the government-supported massacres of indigenous people.
- 2016/08/05