The Right-Wing Story About Human Nature Is False

By Nathan J. Robinson, Current Affairs. -

One common view of human beings is that we are “by nature” selfish, violent, cruel, and untrustworthy, and that, to the extent we manage to restrain these base instincts, it is because we are [...]

Argentine Gen. And 28 Others Sentenced To Life For Crimes Against Humanity

By Staff, -

By Staff of Tele Sur - The historic sentencing of 43 accused of grave human rights violations in the case known as La Perla comes after a "mega-trial" lasting nearly four years. An Argentine [...]

Time To Stop Worshipping Economic Growth

By Brent Blackwelder, -

By Brent Blackwelder of Casse - There are physical limits to growth on a finite planet. In 1972, the Club of Rome issued their groundbreaking report—Limits to Growth (twelve million copies in [...]

José Mujica, Former President Of Uruguay: What Makes Us Human?

By Human The Movie, -

José Mujica, nicknamed Pepe Mujica, is one of the most interesting presidents in recent memory. He was President of Uruguay from 2010 to 2015. He was a former urban guerrilla fighter with the [...]

The Power of Conscience: US Military & The Myth Of Violence

By Maria Santelli, -

By Maria Santelli in Other Worlds Are Possible - In our work at the Center on Conscience & War, this is proven to us daily, through our individual conscientious objectors. Science has proven it, [...]