Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - December 5, 2015

Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
http://www.connexions.org/Media/CXNL-2015-12-05.htm

Publisher:  Connexions
Date Written:  05/12/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Active Serial

Resource Type:  Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number:  CX18445

This issue of Other Voices covers a wide range of issues, from the climate crisis and the ecosocialist response, to terrorism and the struggle against religious fundamentalism, as well as items on urban gardening, the destruction of olive trees, and how the police are able to use Google's timeline feature to track you every move, now and years into the past.

Abstract: 
This issue of Other Voices covers a wide range of issues, from the climate crisis and the ecosocialist response, to terrorism and the struggle against religious fundamentalism, as well as items on urban gardening, the destruction of olive trees, and how the police are able to use Google's timeline feature to track you every move, now and years into the past. Another article challenges the role of big NGOs in legitimizing the status quo and blocking working-class and grassroots self-organizing

Contents:

Ecosocialism, environment, and urban gardening

Topic of the Week: Ecosocialism
COP21, the climate crisis, and ecosocialism: An interview with Ian Angus
The Useful Altruists: How NGOs serve the status quo
Horror Beyond Description: Noam Chomsky on the Latest Phase of the War on Terror
Free Speech in an Age of Identity Politics
How Law Enforcement Can Use Google Timeline To Track Your Every Move
Destruction of Palestinian olive trees is a monstrous crime
Website of the Week: Climate and Capitalism
People’s History: The Dignity of Chartism
From the Archives: Organizing Immigrant Labour
Tomatoes by Ulli Diemer
Film of the Week: Plant This Movie
Connexions Calendar
Seeds of Fire
Quote of the Week

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