Germany Grapples With Its African Genocide

By NORIMITSU ONISHI The New York Times WATERBERG, Namibia — In this faraway corner of southern Africa, scores of German soldiers lie in a military cemetery, their names, dates and details engraved on separate polished tombstones.

Bernie Sanders: The Democracy Now! Interview

In a Democracy Now! special, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders sat down with Amy Goodman at the Free Library of Philadelphia in late November in his most extensive broadcast interview since Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton just weeks earlier.

How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat

By ANAHAD O’CONNOR The New York Times The sugar industry paid scientists in the 1960s to play down the link between sugar and heart disease and promote saturated fat as the culprit instead, newly released historical documents show.

Trump’s Dilemma

The president-elect’s ability to make changes depends on whether his support rises or falls. George Friedman Geopolitical Futures Donald Trump’s presidency will have geopolitical consequences. Most of the world wants to know what he will do. But that depends on… Continue Reading