My mother’s body carried the story of a struggle for freedom. The scar on her thigh, a result of the violence that she and African-Americans and allies faced more than half a century ago on Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama, was inseparable from her identity as a fighter for justice. Like thousands of others, my […]

The only way I can explain the setting of the Libertarian Convention in Orlando, Florida is a bit bizarre. I promise I’m not making a political commentary. There is a convention happening in the same area called Mega Con. Everywhere you look you see people dressed up in the most bizarre and elaborate costumes. To […]

Na platou pored Tržnog centra Otoka jučer je održana manifestacija “Dani Bosanske tržnice” na kojoj su predstavljeni domaći, zdravi, kvalitetni proizvodi domaćih proizvođača čiji se proizvodi mogu kupiti u Bosanskoj tržnici, a koju je Općina Novi Grad prije godinu i po izgradila na Dobrinji. Građanima je na raspolaganju bila raznovrsna ponuda domaćih proizvoda,kakvi se ne […]

For the first time, the G7 has set an actual deadline for ending massive fossil fuel subsidies: the year 2025. But while it’s great to “finally have an endgame for these perverse incentives,” as Overseas Development Institute research fellow Shelagh Whitley wrote on Friday, “we could easily get there twice as fast.” What’s more, Whitley […]

Macedonia President Part-Withdraws Pardons

May 28, 2016

Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov | Photo by: president.org.mk In a brief public address on Friday, President Ivanov said that he had retracted pardons for 22 of 56 persons on the list. However, he did not say the exact names of the politicians whose pardons had been retracted. “I made a decision to annul the decision […]

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Fallujah: 50,000 Iraqis trapped by assault on ISIL

May 28, 2016

More than 50,000 people were trapped in Fallujah as an offensive to push the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group from the Iraqi city intensified. Hundreds of people fled on Friday as humanitarian conditions rapidly deteriorated with Iraqi forces continuing to surround the city, determined to flush out the ISIL fighters inside.  The […]

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HEROJSKA ODBRANA IGMANA: Jedina kapija spasa opkoljenog Sarajeva

May 28, 2016

Nekadašnji borci odbrane Igmana, njihovi saborci i prijatelji okupili su se na Brezovači da obilježe 24. godišnjicu odbrane planine kroz koju je tokom rata prolazio put spasa. Tada jedina kapija opkoljenog Sarajeva, Igman spasao je više od 70.000 izbjeglica iz istočne Bosne. Manifestaciju je otvorio Mirsad Telarević, predsjednik jedinstvene organizacije boraca, a u ime Koordinacionog odbora boračkih udruženja, […]

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Either one will lead to war: Hawkish Hillary and reckless Trump could both lead to prolonged new wars

May 28, 2016

If—as now seems extremely likely—the election comes down to Clinton vs. Trump, we’ll be headed down the path of prolonged war in the Middle East, a war that could last for generations, even 100 years; a struggle longer, messier and more uncertain than the Cold War. The downing of EgyptAir 804 and Trump’s swift intemperate remarks […]

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