Shipwrecks are acting as a hidden refuge for marine species to thrive Interesting Engineering
Oil and gas giants to cash in on climate crisis they helped cause: Melting ice exposes new petroleum reservoirs in the Arctic worth $7TRILLION – in what is being dubbed a ‘modern day gold rush’ Daily Mail
Labour Internationalism pic.twitter.com/r24SYnFQD5
— ashok kumar 🇵🇸 (@broseph_stalin) November 25, 2023
The Lucky Country
Who are the Five Eyes loyal to? Pearls and Irritations
The Hofmann Wobble Harper’s. “Wikipedia and the problem of historical memory.”
La belle France
Making Migrants Disappear The Baffler
India rescuers hit snags in two-week bid to free 41 tunnel workers Channel News Asia
India’s BRICS quandary deepens Indian Punchline
EU looks to convince countries to invest in crisis management force, top military chief says Euractiv. The EU’s subordination to NATO in a nutshell. The NATO model is based on the availability of 300,000 personnel while the EU struggles to raise 5,000.
Brussels wants to beat the Pentagon at its own game on arms sales Politico EU. Von der Leyen’s European Commission continues to “study” the issue.
European Security Transformed Royal United Services Institute. “One thing is certain: Europe’s security transformation is far from over.”
Two Palestinian killed, seven injured by Israeli forces in West Bank Al Arabiya. No ceasefire in the West Bank.
Few Options In Wake of the Al-Shifa Débacle, the War Lengthens and Widens Alastair Crooke, Al Mayadeen
Biden Moves to Lift Restrictions on ALL U.S. Weapons to Israel Ken Klippenstein
An open letter to Joe Biden Peter Dimock, The Floutist
“Rape as a Weapon of War” is in WashPost headline today https://t.co/FehdHrJGRc. Rape is also the ULTIMATE WEAPON OF PROPAGANDA. CNN, others chime in. US media have launched full-court press to “justify” Biden’s support for resuming “humanitarian genocide” Tues UNLESS WE STOP IT.
— Ray McGovern (@raymcgovern) November 25, 2023
Iran’s Other Willing Accomplice: The European Union The Gatestone Institute. The neocons demand the EU further isolate itself.
Our National Disgrace in Iraq and Syria The American Conservative
Now is the time for Japan to join AUKUS East Asia Forum
China wielding ‘bargaining power’ with Russia over Power of Siberia 2 natural gas pipeline South China Morning Post
Is China-Russia cooperation in the Arctic a double-edged sword for Beijing? South China Morning Post
New Not-So-Cold War
SITREP 11/25/23: Major Avdeevka Breakthroughs as NATO Plans Forever War Simplicius the Thinker
That is why we will not only continue our support for Ukraine, but also increase it,” Baerbock said at the Green Party conference in Karlsruhe.
— Sprinter Monitor (@SpriterMonitor1) November 25, 2023
Azerbaijan is massing Soviet-era aircraft to bait Armenian air defences Aerospace Intelligence
Imperial Collapse Watch
Do Young Voters Actually Prefer Trump to Biden? New York Mag
Biden loyalists rally around president after former Obama adviser’s warnings Washington Examiner
GOP Clown Car
Our Famously Free Press
CNN anchor claims Gaza is in Israel Electronic Intifada
At least 57 journalists killed in Israel-Gaza war Committee to Protect Journalists. “The deadliest month for journalists since CPJ began gathering data in 1992.”
The Eyes on the Board Act Is Yet Another Misguided Attempt to Limit Social Media for Teens Electronic Frontier Foundation
U.S. Poverty is More Entrenched Than Ever Counterpunch
The moral injury of having your work enshittified Cory Doctorow, Pluralistic
Does studying economics make you selfish? Southern Economic Journal
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