Unión Patriótica está de vuelta en el Congreso para repararse del exterminio

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Aída Avella | Foto: El Espectador Tuvieron que pasar 24 años para que un miembro de la Unión Patriótica volviera a sentarse es una curul del Congreso colombiano.  “Hace más de 20 años la Unión Patriótica no estaba en el Senado ni en la Cámara de Representantes. Muchos de ustedes conocerán la tragedia que se vivió”....

Para el futuro, designaciones en área energética • Forbes México

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La energía es uno de los insumos más relevantes que requiere la economía para su desarrollo. Las necesidades energéticas para la industria y los servicios requieren de políticas energéticas que aseguren, no únicamente los elementos para su producción, sino para su expansión y sustentabilidad. Un país que proyecta incrementar su crecimiento requiere de estrategias para...

Trump accomplished American energy dominance — then gambled it on a trade war

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China and the United States launched the opening salvos in a trade war July 6 that had been brewing for months. America imposed a 25 percent tariff on $34 billion of Chinese goods. In response, China slapped tariffs on U.S. products and agricultural goods such as soybeans and pork. Then President TrumpDonald John Trump2 women...

Protests that block highways, like the one planned for this week, are part of an international trend

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The anti-violence march planned for Thursday on Lake Shore Drive and the march that shut down the Dan Ryan Expressway earlier this month are part of a national and international trend of using transportation infrastructure as a stage for protests. This kind of protest has the advantage of being hard to ignore, since it disrupts...

Cuadrilla granted fracking consent for UK’s first horizontal shale gas well – DRILL OR DROP?

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Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site near Blackpool, 21 July 2018. Photo: Ros Wills The government has granted final consent for fracking at the UK’s first horizontal shale gas well at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site in Lancashire. The news, from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, came on the final day of parliament....

Fracking has got off to a wrong start, seismologist tells coalfield MPs – DRILL OR DROP?

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Emeritus Professor Peter Styles giving evidence to MPs, 24 July 2018. Photo: DrillOrDrop Regulators of fracking were accused today of a “dereliction of duty” in their oversight of shale gas proposals in mining areas. Retired academic, Emeritus Professor Peter Styles, told a group of MPs that decision-makers were not using all the information available to...

Keeping it clean: inside the frack-free movement

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We meet some of the passionate personalities in the UK’s dedicated, and diverse, frack-free campaign “I felt sick,” remembers David Kesteven of the moment he discovered that a chemicals company planned to drill in his village of Eckington in Derbyshire. But like many anti-fracking campaigners, the sense of dread was accompanied by an immediate desire...

Eco-Socialism or Eco-Barbarism // New Socialist

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Eco-Socialism or Eco-Barbarism Pieter Bruegel the Elder, “The Census at Bethlehem” Andreas Malm, The Progress of This Storm: Nature and Society in the Warming Condition (Verso, 2018) & Jason W. Moore and Raj Patel, A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things: A Guide to Capitalism, Nature, and the Future of the Planet (Verso,...

This is why you get terrible movies from Hollywood and it’s not even about politics

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This is why you get terrible movies from Hollywood and it’s not even about politics Jazz ShawPosted at 9:21 am on August 9, 2018 At a recent gala in Tinseltown, some Hollywood moguls were bemoaning the decline of people showing up at the theater to watch movies on the big screen. One of them posed...

Our ‘Rentier Capitalism’ Is One More Nail in Earth’s Coffin

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Paul Street’s column will appear in Truthdig each Sunday through Aug. 12. Its regular schedule will resume when Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges returns from vacation. “Workers of the world unite, you have nothing to lose but your chains.” This famous socialist slogan, adapted from Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels’ “The Communist Manifesto,” struck Noam Chomsky...

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