Archive for May 16th, 2018

16/05/2018

The Pitfalls of Generational Thinking

Human Wrongs Watch

Taking collective action on climate change requires that we avoid privatising and depoliticising the problems we want to solve.

People’s Climate March 2014 in New York City. Credit: Flickr/South Bend Voice. CC BY-SA 2.0.

15 May 2018 (openDemocracy)* — The concept of generations has been central to the way scholars, decision-makers and activists portray the implications of climate change. International agreements enshrine ‘future generations’as stakeholders in the decision-making of the present.

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16/05/2018

A Short Flight to Armageddon: Trump & Netanyahu Bringing Us Closer to End of Times

Human Wrongs Watch

By George Galloway*

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Its proximate cause was the latest Man-Child effort of Donald J Trump, this time to relocate the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv, with all the other embassies, to Jerusalem, half of which though annexed by Israel still constitutes Occupied Territory under international law.

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