UYGHURSTAN IS UNDER THE WATCHFUL EYES AND EARS of Beijing with 200,000 military, 24-hour patrols and police depots keeping watch on “telephone recharging states, WiFi, umbrellas, wheelchairs and hot tea” to control the Uyghur population. The People’s Republic of China is now implementing George Orwell’s “1984” in the capital of Urumqi, towns, villages and communities of… more
- Dec 23, 2016 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
- Dec 20, 2016 by Jay Taber
In Let Us Now Praise Wealthy Men?: Structural Poverty, Religiously (Re)Considered, Peter Laarman interviews Joerg Rieger, a leading theological thinker in relation to economic justice. As Rieger notes, wealth is about power, and the goal of the culture we have created is to please them and to follow their wishes. This servility and deference to… more
- Dec 18, 2016 by Jay Taber
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is scheduled for burial on January 20. Protesting pollution from toxic and carcinogenic chemicals will have no effect on the incoming administration, other than securing jail time for those involved. And Indian Country will be ravaged. more
- Dec 15, 2016 by Rudolph C. Rÿser, Ph.D.
Twenty-five Tulalip, Muckleshoot and Colville Tribal members earned Center for Traditional Medicine Herbal Medicines Certificates after nine-months of intensive studies under the instruction of Valerie Segrest from the Muckleshoot Tribe. Ten members of the Tulalip Tribes in Washington State, USA were awarded the Center for World Indigenous Studies Center for Traditional Medicine Herbal Medicines Certificate.… more
- Dec 12, 2016 by Jay Taber
Like his accomplice Naomi Klein, Tom Goldtooth was once a principled and articulate spokesman in opposition to Wall Street, until he was seduced by the dark money flowing from the oil industry into the non-profit industrial complex. Now, like Klein, he is a caricature of his former self, hobnobbing with the elite of the NGO… more