Uncovering forgotten female artists: French archive aims to rewrite art history

Famous feminists and the struggle for equality Laurie Penny (*1986) Laurie Penny of Britain is considered one of the most significant feminists of our time. Her works “Meat Market” and “Unspeakable Things” criticize the sexualization and sexual suppression of women and the idea of romantic love. Penny works as a columnist and journalist for “The […]

Global coronavirus cases top 20M as Russia approves vaccine

“The point is not to be first with a vaccine,” U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Tuesday during a visit to Taiwan when asked about the Russian vaccine. “The point is to have a vaccine that is safe and effective for the American people and the people of the world.”

Newfound Carnivores of the Caveman Era

These results might also shed light on cave bear bones that humans and Neanderthals apparently placed in these caves in ancient times. These actions “are often interpreted as some sort of ritual or symbolic behavior, and I wonder if cave bears were particularly compelling for humans if they were also a competitor,” Richards told LiveScience.

Global scientists pour scorn on Putin’s ‘reckless, foolish and unethical’ claim that Russia has won Covid-19 vaccine race with ‘Sputnik V’ jab already given to his daughter which he claims offers ‘two years’ immunity’ but has not been fully tested

‘We are in close contact with Russian health authorities and discussions are ongoing with respect to possible WHO prequalification of the vaccine, but again prequalification of any vaccine includes the rigorous review and assessment of all required safety and efficacy data,’ Jasarevic said. 

The myth of America’s unique COVID-19 failure

Instead of being caught up with irrelevant global numbers, the United States and other liberal democracies must navigate recovery on their own terms. Indeed, we believe the same capitalist democracies that are having a relatively tougher time managing the Coronavirus will have relatively greater success moving past it. That’s because the same social and economic […]

Trump criticizes the NFL and says if players ‘don’t stand for the anthem, I hope they don’t open’ – but says canceling the 2020 college football would be a ‘tragic mistake’

The Detroit Free Press had reported that the fall football season was off, with commissioner Kevin Warren preferring a spring football season. That came after Dan Patrick said on his Fox Sports radio show that the Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences were planning to announce the cancellation of the season.

Thailand protesters ‘cross the Rubicon’ and risk all to criticise the monarchy

The economy was already stagnating even before the pandemic. Now it is expected to contract of 8.1% this year, according to the Bank of Thailand. “We are going nowhere and that’s why these young men and women are going out there – because they have a direct stake in the future,” said Thitinan Pongsudhirak, an […]

Spain struggles to contain Europe’s worst virus infection rate

There are currently more than 500 outbreak clusters in Spain, according to the health ministry. The ministry’s emergencies coordinator Fernando Simon acknowledged Monday that there are cases of community transmission in some places that are “not perfectly controlled” but he said they had “gradually subsided” in recent days.