Tim DeChristopher is one of the leading climate activists in the US and a thorn in the side of the fossil fuel industry. In this exclusive Truthout interview, he discusses the moral agency and importance of direct confrontational civil disobedience for the climate justice movement.
Venezuela can turn its economy around without the prolonged recession a neoliberal adjustment normally creates. It can do this by unifying its multiple exchange rate system and sharply reducing imports because the hardest part of the adjustment -- the fall in living standards -- has already been done.
Historians Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker discuss how genocide is integral to the structure of settler colonialism, which seeks to replace Indigenous peoples with settlers. Those who settled the US intentionally killed and displaced Native communities en masse.