Suddenly Europe is seeing a radical increase in political prisoners. Falciani is supposed to be extradited to Switzerland in exchange for the Catalan Marta Rovira. It will be interesting to see what Germany receives for Puidgemont. Thank goodness we have such a democratic justice system in Spain, Germany, and Switzerland, unlike in those totalitarian, populist nations like Poland and Hungary.
Who would ever thought that universities would be at the middle of labour conflicts in the UK Read here
As the climate crisis deepens, fault lines between different possible political-economic pathways are widening. Read here
The Seattle Times: Amazon puts high-profile Seattle plans on ice over proposal to tax large employers
Whatever happened to the high-tech heroes? Maybe it was just fancy public relations work to hide the true destructiveness of monopolists. Read here