enafarzh-CNzh-TWnltlfifrdehiiditjakomsnofaptruessvtrvi

follow InnerSelf on

facebook-icontwitter-iconrss-icon

 Get The Latest By Email

{emailcloak=off}

FROM THE EDITORS

The Day Of Reckoning Has Come For The GOP
by Robert Jennings, InnerSelf.com
The Republican party is no longer a pro-America political party. It is an illegitimate pseudo-political party full of radicals and reactionaries whose stated goal is to disrupt, destabilize, and…
Why Donald Trump Could Be History's Biggest Loser
by Robert Jennings, InnerSelf.com
Updated July 2, 20020 - This whole coronavirus pandemic is costing a fortune, maybe 2 or 3 or 4 fortunes, all of unknown size. Oh yeah, and, hundreds of thousands, maybe a million, of people will die…
Blue-Eyes vs Brown Eyes: How Racism is Taught
by Marie T. Russell, InnerSelf
In this 1992 Oprah Show episode, award-winning anti-racism activist and educator Jane Elliott taught the audience a tough lesson about racism by demonstrating just how easy it is to learn prejudice.
A Change Is Gonna Come...
by Marie T. Russell, InnerSelf
(May 30, 2020) As I watch the news on the events in Philadephia and other cities in the country, my heart aches for what is transpiring. I know that this is part of the greater change that is taking…
A Song Can Uplift the Heart and Soul
by Marie T. Russell, InnerSelf
I have several ways that I use to clear the darkness from my mind when I find it has crept in. One is gardening, or spending time in nature. The other is silence. Another way is reading. And one that…

ENVIRONMENT

Latest Articles & Videos

What The World Was Like The Last Time Carbon Dioxide Levels Were At 400ppm

What The World Was Like The Last Time Carbon Dioxide Levels Were At 400ppm

James Shulmeister
The last time global carbon dioxide levels were consistently at or above 400 parts per million (ppm) was around four million years ago during a geological period known as the Pliocene Era (between 5.3 million and 2.6 million years ago).

ECONOMY

Latest Articles & Videos

Modern Monetary Theory: The Rise Of Economists Who Say Huge Government Debt Is Not A Problem

Modern Monetary Theory: The Rise Of Economists Who Say Huge Government Debt Is Not A Problem

John Whittaker
There is no limit to the quantity of money that can be created by a central bank such as the Bank of England. It was different in the days of the gold standard, when central banks were restrained by a promise to redeem their money for gold on demand.

HOSTILITES

Latest Articles & Videos

How Iran's Millennials Are Grappling With Crippling US Sanctions

How Iran's Millennials Are Grappling With Crippling US Sanctions

Manata Hashemi
As someone who has studied the lives of Iran’s working classes, I know just how damaging economic warfare has been. It’s hit young Iranians, who comprise a large portion of the population, particularly hard.

JUSTICE & CIVIL LIBERTY

Latest Articles & Videos

Police Rules Fall Short Of Human Rights Law In 20 Big Cities

Police Rules Fall Short Of Human Rights Law In 20 Big Cities

U. Chicago
Police use-of-force policies in the nation’s 20 largest cities fail to meet international human rights standards, according to a new report.

CULTURE DIFFRENCES

Latest Articles & Videos

A Field Guide To Trump's Dangerous Rhetoric

A Field Guide To Trump's Dangerous Rhetoric

Jennifer Mercieca
The fundamental difference between leaders who are good demagogues and leaders who are dangerous demagogues is found in the answer to this simple question:

DEMOCRACY

Latest Articles & Videos

How One Woman Pulled Off The First Consumer Boycott – And Helped Inspire The British To Abolish Slavery

How One Woman Pulled Off The First Consumer Boycott – And Helped Inspire The British To Abolish Slavery

Tom Zoellner
While many companies have trumpeted their support for the Black Lives Matter movement, others are beginning to face consumer pressure for not appearing to do enough.