Tuesday, 30 November , 2021

Coronavirus

Sri Lanka cardinal seeks UN probe on China’s Coronavirus

March 15, 2020 The head of Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic Church Sunday alleged that the highly contagious Coronavirus may be man-made and wanted those responsible...

After Bloody Day, Coronavirus Meltdown Continues. Big Danger: Italian and Eurobanks...

by Yves Smith March 12, 2020 There are so many wheels coming off that analysts and the business press is on coronavirus crisis overload. And...

US Sees Coronavirus as a New Way to Pressure Iran

Deaths could take a toll on the Iranian government Posted on March 15, 2020 For the US government, killing Iranians, particularly those with government positions, is...

U.S. sanctions ‘severely hamper’ Iran coronavirus fight, Rouhani says

March 14, 2020 DUBAI (Reuters) - President Hassan Rouhani said Iran’s fight against the coronavirus was being “severely hampered” by U.S. sanctions, as state television...

Israel to use ‘anti-terrorism’ tech to monitor infected citizens, as Netanyahu...

15 Mar, 2020 Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has said he was given the go-ahead to deploy invasive digital surveillance tools to track coronavirus patients, sparking...

GMB urge government to mobilise private hospital beds ‘rent free’

By Peter Lazenby March 15, 2020 EALTH privateers should provide hospital beds “rent free” during the coronavirus outbreak, general union GMB said today. Britain has only a...

Coronavirus is coming, hide the ballots! Calls to cancel campaigns &...

By Helen Buyniski 13 Mar, 2020 American establishment mouthpieces are demanding voters radically rethink the 2020 election, citing coronavirus as a reason to switch to...

Inoculating Against Globalization: Coronavirus and the Search for Alternatives

By Sam Gindin March 12, 2020 Social developments constantly surprise. The latest anxieties over the economic contradictions of extreme globalization haven’t been triggered by a trade...

Even while canceling mass gatherings, the U.K. is still aiming for...

By Katherine Dunn and Jeremy Kahn March 14, 2020 The U.K. will cancel mass gatherings beginning next weekend, The Guardian newspaper reported Friday night, after a...

Plagued by Trumpism

by Joseph Stiglitz 12th March 2020 As an educator, I’m always looking for ‘teachable moments’—current events that illustrate and reinforce the principles on which I’ve been...