New Humanist

Report on Voting Systems

The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law is pleased to share its latest publication Design Deficiencies and Lost Votes. It has now been over a decade since the 2000 Election debacle that brought us Bush v. Gore. In that election, thousands of Floridians accidentally selected more than one candidate for President; their…

Videos of OWS in NYC

Two great videos about Occupy Wall Street and the Movement from Isabelle Bourgeois, who was in New York last week. Isabelle was part of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence from beginning to end and broadcast her experiences of the March in daily bases. Video One & Video Two The languages are mixed between…

OWS evicted by violence

Mayor Bloomberg ordered the eviction of Zuccotti Park around 2 AM this morning. The police pushed people with batons, destroyed tents, used pepper spray to disperse the protesters, and arrested as many as two hundred. It is striking that after 5,000 years of civilization – including the development of languages, art, science, technology, the concept…