A Feminist's Guide to Rom-Coms and How to Watch Them

February 14, 2018 - 4:00pm

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Today is Valentine's Day, which means lots of chocolate, teddy bears, and single ladies being made to feel especially inadequate. Some might celebrate Galentine's Day instead, some might skip on acknowledging the holiday at all, and some, myself included, will be holed up watching romantic comedies.

After Surviving London's Grenfell Tower Disaster, Immigrants May Face Deportation

February 14, 2018 - 4:00pm

 A number of survivors from London's Grenfell Tower tragedy last June, which saw at least 71 people die in a tower block blaze caused by poor fire safety measures, may now face deportation after the deadline for applying for an immigration "amnesty" passed on Jan. 31. There is also a risk that family members might be investigated and deported.

Scholar David Harvey Discusses His New Book and Why Marxist Analysis Is More Relevant Than Ever

February 14, 2018 - 4:00pm

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David Harvey is arguably the most influential living geographer, as well as one of the world's leading Marxist scholars. He is among the most cited intellectuals of all time across the humanities and social sciences.

A Trip Down Memory Lane, Pentagon-Style

February 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
A Trip Down Memory Lane, Pentagon-Style

Around twenty social justice activists associated with Code Pink and other peace groups rallied in front of The White House to protest the renewed bombing of Iraq on August 20, 2014. (Photo: Stephen Melkisethian)
If you're in the mood, would you consider taking a walk with me and, while we're at it, thinking a little about US wars? Nothing particularly ambitious, mind you, just -- if you're up for it -- a stroll to the corner.