The Real “Right to Life”

Manchin’s fear of an “Entitlement Society” Roe v. Wade appears to be on its last legs. The current, radical, Supreme Court sits poised to riddle Roe with Texas-sized exceptions or to overturn it all together. Ever since Roe was handed down on January 22, 1973, the press has been full …

The 10 Best and Worst Countries to Be a Woman in 2021

By Leah Rodriguez   Disparities in the treatment of women have widened across countries in the wake of the COVID-19, according to the third annual Women, Peace, and Security (WPS) Index. Georgetown University’s Institute for Women (GIWPS) and the PRIO Center on Gender, Peace, and Security published and released the report, funded …

Perspectives: The Real “Right to Life”

Manchin’s fear of an “Entitlement Society” By Rinaldo S. Brutoco The following Perspectives column was published in the October 21, 2021 (online and printed) edition of the Montecito Journal as well as on the World Business Academy website. Roe v. Wade appears to be on its last legs. The current, radical, Supreme Court sits poised to riddle Roe with Texas-sized exceptions …

Satish Kumar discusses climate emergency with Pope at Vatican

by Dartington Trust   Earlier this month, Satish Kumar, one of Schumacher College‘s founders, was invited to Rome for two days of talks focussed on the climate emergency ahead of COP26. In his words, Satish tells us about the event: It was an absolute honour to be invited to Rome for these two …

Avon Mattison, A Life Well Lived

“Mourning the loss of our beloved AVON MATTISON in a deeply personal way,  as a close friend and ally in so many ways. Yet I rejoice with Pathways to Peace, that the world now has the fullest range of Avon’s powerful spirit, free at last to circle our world she loved so dearly, joining …

Pandora Papers: More fallout, FAQ, and behind-the-scenes exclusives

            It’s been a whirlwind two weeks since we began publishing Pandora Papers findings. We’ve seen a flurry of dramatic fallout around the world (more on that later), and have also received A LOT of questions from our readers about the investigation. This week, we’re …

Code Red for American Democracy

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all Hedrick Smith’s fine work on helping restore our democracy. Hazel Henderson, Editor“   For all the uproar among Democrats over restrictive voting laws passed by Republican legislatures in 17 states, Democrats have only recently awakened to the more dangerous threat to American democracy posed by …

The Earthshot Prize 2021 Winners

“Ethical Markets welcomes the worthy prizewinners of the first Earthshot Prize! Hazel Henderson, Editor “   OUR WINNERS & FINALISTS Meet the incredible individuals and teams selected as the inaugural Winners & Finalists for The Earthshot Prize. After an unprecedented global search for the most innovative solutions to the greatest …