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Deja vu: Tories push to reopen schools before it's safe...again - CounterBlast

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 27/01/2021 - 8:02am in

Just three weeks after the government's u-turn on schools, it is again pushing to do the same thing all over again, writes Terina Hine

How the Egyptian Revolution unfolded: an eyewitness account

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 26/01/2021 - 9:25am in

As part of our series on the Arab Spring ten years on, we repost John Rees's reports from Cairo during the Egyptian revolution that brought down Mubarak

Cost of Living: An interview with basic income documentarians

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 25/01/2021 - 1:54pm in

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A new film is hoping to answer the question of whether life itself should be subsidized. Directors Sean Blacknell and Wayne Walsh have produced a new documentary “The Cost of Living” which discusses the mental and physical burden placed on those with unstable incomes and whether basic income is the right remedy.

Covid19: the struggle to save lives means opposing this criminal government – CounterBlast

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 24/01/2021 - 1:59am in

As UK deaths from Covid approach 100,000, we must never forget the political failures which led us here, argues Alex Snowdon

「解放我們的想像力」:台灣舉行首次基本收入遊行

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 22/01/2021 - 6:11pm in

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台灣在12月13日進行了有史以來第一次的基本收入大遊行,吸引了超越 100 名參與者在台灣立法院前集會。現任和前任立法委員參加了這場由 UBI Taiwan 舉辦的首場遊行,呼籲對青年紅利進行更多討論,並保障所有台灣人享有基本生計的權利。

Despatches from the frontline: nurse speaks on hospitals crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 20/01/2021 - 8:39am in

Stacey Richardson, a nurse in north east England, explains how health workers have been impacted by the pandemic and the dire state of hospitals right now

The Tory failures behind Britain's world-beating Covid death rate - CounterBlast

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 20/01/2021 - 8:00am in

Positive vaccine news cannot absolve the government of tens of thousands of avoidable deaths it's responsible for, argues Terina Hine

Stop blaming people’s behaviour for this catastrophe – weekly briefing

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 18/01/2021 - 10:00am in

Alex Snowdon on the Tory game of Covid-shaming and the persistence of the Palestinian cause   

Renta Básica Universal, una oportunidad para la ruralidad en Chile

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 18/01/2021 - 3:35am in

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La versión en ingles de este articulo puede ser encontrada aquí. Una silenciosa división entre lo rural y lo urbano se ha ido profundizando rápidamente en las últimas décadas en nuestro país. La recuperación del mundo rural como un espacio de vida plena y digna ha sido postergada por demasiado tiempo. Desde los tiempos de […]

Universal Basic Income, an opportunity for rural Chile

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 18/01/2021 - 3:31am in

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A spanish version can be found here. A silent division between the rural and the urban has been rapidly deepening in recent decades in our country. The recovery of the rural world as a space for full and dignified life has been postponed for too long. Since the times of the Agrarian Reform, there has […]

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