- Django Unchained
- Recollections of Leon Trotsky on the 70th anniversary of his assassination
- McKibben's "The End of Nature"
- Fanon and Marx
- The 200th anniversary of Hegel's absolute method
- Violence 'normalized'
- Iran--philosophy and organization
- After the election: How do we oppose Trump’s fascism and move forward?
Monthly Archives: November 2013
Queer Notes: Discrimination in Russia; Intersex in Germany; no prison for rape in Iowa; transition surgery in Iran; Lembembe murdered in Cameroon. Continue reading
About 90 members of environmental and community groups gathered at Frank Ogawa Plaza for “Oakland Frackdown” to protest passage of State Senate Bill 4 authorizing hydraulic fracturing in California. Continue reading
Occupations of planned fracking sites in Canada and Romania showed the intensification of struggles against the damage fossil fuel exploitation is inflicting. The urgency of stopping the headlong rush to extract and burn fossil fuel was underscored by the latest comprehensive report from the International Panel on Climate Change. Continue reading
Women Worldwide: Ada Lovelace Day; Diana Nyad; FEMEN Continue reading
Review of “Christian Nation: a Novel” by Frederic C. Rich, a work of speculative fiction in which the religious Right takes over the U.S., turning it into a brutally totalitarian state. Continue reading
Women are not only fighters in Sudan’s battles to overthrow al-Bashir, but they are also determined to continue the great tradition of women of the Arab Spring: to make sure that their revolution does not stop until all human relationships are transformed. Continue reading