I and the public know What all schoolchildren learn, Those to whom evil is done Do evil in return. W. H. Auden Here are ten questions everyone should try to answer before adding their unconditional or qualified support to the genocide being perpetrated in Gaza, and which UK politicians, journalists
“Sleep that knits up the raveled sleave of care, The death of each day’s life, sore labor’s bath, Balm of hurt minds, great nature’s second course, Chief nourisher in life’s feast.” Shakespeare, Macbeth People often laugh when I tell them that I go to sleep at
This week American tennis players – brothers John and Patrick McEnroe – are set to host a luxury tennis-themed safari tour in Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA), where Indigenous Maasai people are protesting the Tanzanian government’s forced eviction of them from their ancestral homes. The “Epic Tanzania Tour” is organized
(Brussels) – The European Union’s detailed assessments of Central Asian countries benefiting from preferential access to the EU market reveal major gaps in their fulfilment of human rights obligations. Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan have been given EU market access under a special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance: the
The rains of November are cold but the snows of November are colder. It is said that an entire generation of young men from the Ukraine are gone now.
Engaging in the gentle exercise of tai chi may be a simple way to manage the symptoms of Parkinson's disease and slow disease progression over time.
“Hell is Empty and the Devils are All Here”. William Shakespeare, “The Tempest”, 1623 “By now, it should be clear to all of us what is being gradually and, in many ways, imperceptibly prepared for us, We, the People, is “Pure Evil,” says geopolitical analyst Peter Koenig, who argues that
According to a 2022 study by researchers from Columbia University, nearly 10% of U.S.
The World Economic Forum (WEF) which represents the Western financial elites, played a key role in the launching of the March 11, 2020 corona lockdown, which was conducive to a Worldwide process of economic and social chaos. It also played a key role in the launching of the Covid-19 vaccine
Here is a concept that nobody in politics talks about – Moral Capital.
Walking is an excellent form of physical activity for which your body was designed.
(Geneva) – The Bangladesh government should seriously respond to concerns regarding grave abuses and the crackdown on civil society raised by member states on November 13, 2023, during Bangladesh’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Human Rights Watch said today. The review took place amid a violent ongoing crackdown by Bangladesh security
A sleepy west has suddenly woken up in a very dark alley with three big guys – Iran, Russia and China – who hate our guts, wondering how the hell we got here writes James Macpherson. On the home front, we are witnessing in real-time, on our own streets, just how easily
In most cases, there’s no reason to fear a fever. Increasing research supports the “let it ride” philosophy, which states that fever is protective and should be allowed to run its course. In most cases, rest and plenty of fluids are all that’s needed when a fever strikes.
In this paper, we revisit the debate surrounding the Unfolding Argument (UA) against causal structure theories of consciousness (as well as the hard-criteria research program it prescribes), using it as a platform for discussing theoretical and methodological issues in consciousness research. Causal structure theories assert that consciousness depends on a