Monthly Archives: September 2016

USA | Jeremy Scahill edited a new book

Jeremy Scahill is an author of of the New York Times bestseller Blackwater: The World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army, His new book, “Dirty wars: The World Is a Battlefield”, takes us inside America’s new covert wars. The foot soldiers in these battles operate globally and inside the United States with orders from the White House to do whatever is necessary to hunt down, capture, or kill individuals designated by the president as enemies.

Distant languages have similar sounds for common words

Researchers uncover ancient links between many of the world’s tongues.

Referendum endangered stability in BiH

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Republic of Srpska conducted the first referendum in the history and second in BiH. It is important to remind that first referendum in BiH was at March 1 1992, when majority of Bosniaks and Croats decided to declaretheir  independence. Shortly after that war in Bosnia begun.

Ukraine | Reconciliation instead of repression

Many personalities including members of parliament have signed a statement in support of the democratic forces in Ukraine under persecution:

We are seriously concerned about the facts of the systematic pressure on the opposition in Ukraine.

On September 4th, right-wing radicals had the attacked “Inter” TV channel. The channel’s office was burned by nationalists, only the miracle helped to avoid human casualties. Threats of physical violence are coming against journalists and editors of “NewsOne” channel. In fact, all of the independent media are facing direct violence or the threat of violence from nationalist organizations.

Welcome to the age of the Anthropocene

Is the “Anthropocene” an exercise in geological bureaucracy or something sociologically more significant? PROFESSOR TIM NAISH explains.

Pressure is mounting on the guardians of the Geological Time Scale, the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS), to formally recognise a new epoch in Earth’s history.