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Binoy Kampmark: University Bailouts, Funding And Coronavirus

Published: Sun 5 Apr 2020 04:23 PM
In a set of stable circumstances, funding higher education should be a matter of automatic persuasion. If you want an educated populace, the tax payer should muck in. In some countries, however, this venture is uneven. In the United Kingdom, the ... Read more...

Hospital Staff At Risk In The War Against Covid -19

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 02:11 PM
The war against Covid-19 will not be won in the desolate streets of New Zealand but in the trenches of our Hospitals. In war, the front line always has the most casualties and our Hospital doctors ,nurses and patients will ultimately bear the ... Read more...

Stuck In Limbo In New Zealand

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 02:01 PM
-Flights home cancelled and now stuck here with not enough funds to stay as money tied up with travel agent Read more...

A Department Of Actual Defense In A Time Of Coronavirus

Published: Sat 4 Apr 2020 08:46 AM
A Department of Actual Defense in a Time of Coronavirus By David Swanson When a few thousand people were murdered on September 11, 2001, I was actually stupid enough – I kid you not – to imagine that the general public would conclude that because Read more...

Cartoon: Lockdown Teatime

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 06:50 PM
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As Millions Struggle To Meet Basic Needs, Trump Organization Requests Financial Relief

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 04:27 PM
by Julia Conley, staff writer While millions of Americans face uunemployment, the loss of health coverage, and difficulty affording necessities over the coming months as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump's business empire ... Read more...

Countries Having The Highest Percentages Of Population With Covid-19 Infection

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 04:19 PM
As of April 2nd, the top ten most-infected countries, by numbers of persons tested positive , and their respective population-sizes , and the resulting percentages of population who are known to be infected, are: USA 217,661 / 327,527,107 = 0.0007 ... Read more...

Decline In Fossil Fuel Emissions Due To Coronavirus Lockdowns No Substitute For Climate Action

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 04:16 PM
As power plants, public transportation, and businesses shut down in a growing number of countries around the world due to governments using widespread social distancing practices to slow the spread of the coronavirus, climate scientists are recording ... Read more...

Someone’s Screwing You, And It Ain’t China: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 04:08 PM
  Ten million Americans declare unemployment in two weeks and all your government does is give you a $1,200 "advance" on your tax return while bailing out corporations with the largest wealth transfer ever, and some of you are ... Read more...

Lockdown Dog Incidents On The Rise

Published: Fri 3 Apr 2020 03:49 PM
An increase in dog attacks in Masterton since the covid-19 lockdown has led to a call for "common sense" from the district council's environmental leader. Three people have suffered attacks from dogs in the last two weeks, and one dog has ... Read more...
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