Tag archive for ‘beyond’
By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Germany will have lockdown beyond January & new travel restrictions, but no mandatory vaccination – health minister

Germany’s Health Minister Jens Spahn has said the situation with Covid-19 is too dangerous to start relaxing restrictions by the end of January. But he rejected the idea of making vaccination mandatory. “One More...

By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2020

Life Beyond Markets, with Mike Konczal

In Freedom from the Market, Mike Konczal turns to a usable American past to explain how we can build a society free from want and market dependence. Dissent MagazineDissent Magazine  More...

By admin On Thursday, December 24th, 2020

Could ‘Cancelled Christmas’ Help Us Imagine a World Beyond the Nuclear Family?

We’re fast approaching a Christmas marked by restrictions, separation and for many, increased suffering. In the UK, even before the government’s U-turn on temporarily allowing travel and household mixing, More...

By admin On Sunday, December 20th, 2020

Exclusive: as Johnson imposes ‘Tier 4’, Christmas test-and-trace havoc looms as staff threaten walk-out over shift chaos and allege pressure to take roles beyond their skills

Message board screengrabs show staff anger at withdrawal of shift rotas that won’t be re-issued until four days before Christmas and at alleged pressure to train for new responsibilities, as company refers More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

‘I probably screamed’: Japanese researchers thrilled after securing Ryugu asteroid samples beyond their expectations

Japanese researchers were lost for words after asteroid samples that could shed light on the origin of life in the universe, retrieved from a space probe’s six-year operation, proved even better than they had More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

Students in revolt: The 2010 protests and beyond – video

Ten years on from the student protests that rocked the nation, Clare Solomon and Elly Badcock discuss the 2010 student movement and the impact it had Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Sunday, October 18th, 2020

‘System is broken beyond belief’: UK to deny asylum to migrants who enter country through ‘illegal routes,’ home secretary says

The UK will turn away migrants who pay for passage to the country or are deemed ineligible for claiming asylum status, Home Secretary Priti Patel has announced as part of an initiative aimed at cracking down on More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 15th, 2020

Britain’s pandemic response shows we can move beyond a militarised economy

In the early days of lockdown, the possible shortage of ventilators was a nightmare scenario. Images from hospitals in Europe, conjuring catastrophic scenes from dystopian movies, focused minds on the problem at More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2020

Tory failure: the explanation lies beyond stupidity – weekly briefing

Lindsey German on the return of Conservative sleaze and Keir Starmer’s unfit-for-purpose Labour Party Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 1st, 2020

Beyond Bernie: How the Democratic National Convention Sidelined Progressives

Over the last few weeks, the Democratic and Republican parties held their national conventions, which saw them nominate their presidential candidates and showcase their visions for the country to the American people.  In More...