Political analysts, pundits, and the public are terrible at analyzing events and news reporting. But they wouldn't be if they rigorously read the news, the way they teach you to in lit classes.
Without a conventional union history in Hong Kong, unions are being used as a tool by right-wing opportunists to advance anti-China, xenophobic policies, exploiting fears about the coronavirus.
Warren erroneously described her dad as a janitor, and twitter had lots of takes about it. Too bad what janitors themselves think about this has no bearing on what pundit-types think about janitors.
In this post, I will reconcile the tension between the fact that method of travel informs an urban space, and the fact that so many methods of travel are the result of historical happenstance.
I will propose a method of urban transportation that's heavily modular, so the modes of travel develop in line with technology. That way, there can be several grades or planes, that all have different modes of transportation, and they can be replaced by different modes easily, if needed.
We don't need to 'convert' everyone into a Marxist theorist for socialism to succeed. But we need to do our best to counter reductive, misleading narratives that dominate capitalist politics.
The colonizers portrayed human sacrifice as barbaric. But it developed logically out of Mesoamerican military paradigms, which were more humane than European-style mass slaughter warfare.
Peter Thiel, known defender of people's rights to say what they want online.
In case you thought Trump was joking about buying Greenland! (PS, the Other Other last frontier is the Antarctic - where they recently discovered a large canyon under the glaciers)
Conservatives don't care - even though they're supposedly obsessed with internet censorship!
Amsterdam is in a state of flux: sanitizing the Red Light District, over-saturation of tourists, increase of finance capital fleeing the UK, and an increasing housing crisis.