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La science pour qui ?

Scientific research being funded in Europe mostly with public money,
every citizen has the right to know and to ask where their subsidies
are going, and what they are being used for – c’est le sujet de cet ouvrage.

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Culture Nature New technologies Politics

ESU 2014

Université Européenne des mouvements sociaux, organisée par le réseau européen attac, cet été à Paris.

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Politics

Russell Tribunal

Bertrand Russell and Jean-Paul Sartre created an International War Crimes Tribunal following the military intervention in Vietnam in 1954.
In March 2009, the Russell Tribunal on Palestine was created. It has no legal force per se : it is a Tribunal of Conscience.

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New technologies Performance Politics

Robots on strike

Will robots ever go on strike ?
The Parisian subway system, inaugurated in 1900, operates two lines (1 and 14) with no driver.

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Culture Politics

Etienne Dolet

La statue d’Etienne Dolet, imprimeur brûlé avec ses livres en 1546 à la place Maubert, montrée par Breton dans Nadja, n’a toujours pas été remplacée depuis sa disparition en 1942 sous l’Occupation.

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Culture Politics

Philosophical Dialogues

The UNESCO Philosophical programme includes numerous publications of their Inter-regional Dialogues.

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New technologies Politics Science

Killer robots

Les robots-tueurs ne sont plus une fiction… dixit l’Observatoire des armements à Lyon.

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Culture Politics

Arts in Iran

Iran Modern is a retrospective of the dynamic art scene that existed in Iran prior to the 1979 Revolution, such as the Shiraz Arts Festival, and that might emerge again within the next 30 years.

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Politics Science

EspacesTemps

Revue interdisciplinaire de sciences sociales fondée par le Prof. Jacques Lévy, spécialiste de géographie politique.

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Politics Science

As we may think

In 1945, after the war, Dr. Vannevar Bush published «As we may think» in the Atlantic monthly, calling all scientists to concentrate their efforts on pacific instruments and the dissemination of knowledge.