Month: May 2022

‘Biodiesel plays a key role in the decarbonization of transport’

‘Biodiesel plays a key role in the decarbonization of transport’

Kristell Guizouarn, president of EBB and Group Regulatory Affairs Director at Groupe Avril Phasing out fossil fuels in the transport…

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The EU must help prosecute Putin for crimes of aggression — here’s how

Carl Bildt is the former prime minister and foreign minister of Sweden and the co-chair of the European Council on…

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Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the rabble-rouser leading the new French left

Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the rabble-rouser leading the new French left

MARSEILLE, France — Sitting in a café in Marseille, the firebrand leader of the left, Jean-Luc Mélenchon, grimaced over a…

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Stronger public health systems and uniform messaging are critical to fight Covid-19

Stronger public health systems and uniform messaging are critical to fight Covid-19

Testing is crucial to addressing the pandemic’s many costs, as are more preventative measures. | Wang Ying/Xinhua via Getty Images…

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<div>Australian Voters Have Demanded Action on Climate Change</div>

Australian Voters Have Demanded Action on Climate Change

Thanks to its stubborn inaction on climate change, the conservative coalition was trounced in this weekend’s election in Australia. With…

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<div><cite>Everything Everywhere All at Once</cite> Is the Most Insane Movie of the Year</div>

Everything Everywhere All at Once Is the Most Insane Movie of the Year

Hot dog fingers, a talking raccoon, butt plug karate, Michelle Yeoh in dominatrix gear: Everything Everywhere All at Once has…

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<div>Neoliberalism Hasn’t Helped Much of the Global South</div>

Neoliberalism Hasn’t Helped Much of the Global South

For a brief period after World War II, Third World nations played an active role in shaping the world economic…

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Remembering Jeffrey Escoffier, Queer Socialist Pioneer

Reading and cruising, Jeffrey Escoffier once wrote, “are not such dissimilar techniques.” Both require sustained and dialectical interpretive practices, and…

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Florida’s firewall against abortion restrictions is in peril

Florida’s firewall against abortion restrictions is in peril

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida’s Supreme Court, forged by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, could decide the fate of abortion rights in…

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Belgium introduces quarantine for monkeypox cases

Belgium has become the first country to introduce a compulsory 21-day quarantine for monkeypox patients after reporting four cases of…

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The Waterfront Showdown Between New York and New Jersey

The Waterfront Showdown Between New York and New Jersey

NEW YORK HARBOR — Forty days before the 2017 gubernatorial election, a confident Phil Murphy strode into a union hall…

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Ukraine must ‘decide its own future,’ Poland’s Duda tells MPs in Kyiv

Poland’s president told Ukrainian lawmakers that “only Ukraine has the right to decide about its future,” in a speech that…

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<div>Progressives Need to Resist the Domestic “War on Terror”</div>

Progressives Need to Resist the Domestic “War on Terror”

The Squad and other progressives voted this week to ramp up the “war on terror” here at home. Right now,…

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Trump ditched Mo Brooks for going ‘woke.’ Now he’s rising again in the polls.

Trump ditched Mo Brooks for going ‘woke.’ Now he’s rising again in the polls.

Mo Brooks was left for dead by former President Donald Trump. Now, the Republican congressman running for Senate in Alabama…

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<div>'No one's paying any attention': The week that Republicans ignored Trump's election lies</div>

‘No one’s paying any attention’: The week that Republicans ignored Trump’s election lies

Donald Trump has been lying about voter fraud for so long that his impugning of yet another election seemed almost…

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What the School Wars Are Really About

What the School Wars Are Really About

At first glance, today’s school wars seem like a cut and dried case of modernity versus tradition, secularism versus religion,…

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