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In 1906, Iran was one of the first states in the Middle East to officially to become a democracy. However, in order to secure cheap oil from the country, the US and Britain overthrew progressive...
Bernie Sanders' „Medicare for All” - a universal health insurance for every American – is the centerpiece of his vision for a more equal America. While some of Sanders' opponents try to label this idea...
United States has prevented a Chinese aid shipment of medical supplies to Cuba to combat the novel coronavirus. The North American transport company withdrew from the contract "at the last minute", reports the Cuban ambassador...
Corona crisis makes the richest even richer: The assets of US billionaires increase by $434 billion during the American lockdown period. The biggest gains were recorded by Jeff Bezos (Amazon), Bill Gates (Microsoft) and Mark...
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After success stories from Iceland and news about the large-scale field trial in Great Britain, a pilot project on the 4-day week is now starting in the USA. 38 companies are testing the 4-day week...
Bernie Sanders is the new frontrunner in the race to become the Democratic nominee, after a substantial win with the Nevada caucus. Who is the man who declares himself a “democratic socialist” seeking to become...
The global system of news agencies. Picture: Unsplash
How does a news agency work? Where does the newspaper get the information from? We want to know what's happening around us and why. What we can't see for ourselves, we like to be told: Online,...
He is one of the most important leaders of the labor movement in the USA and a fierce critic of Donald Trump. We sat down with Stuart Appelbaum, the vice president of the AFL-CIO, the...
George Floyd is dead. He was murdered because he was black. 46-year-old Floyd was choked by a Minneapolis police officer during an arrest. George Floyd is not the first victim of black police brutality: According...
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The online retailer Amazon is the second-largest private employer in the USA. Until now, the company has steadfastly resisted worker representation. In New York, for the first time, the majority of workers voted in favour...