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The Brexit no-one wanted

India Cancels Mega Plans To Build Coal Power Stations Due To Falling Solar Energy Prices

For the first time solar is cheaper than coal in India and the implications this has for transforming global energy markets is profound.

Aleppo After the Fall

Incredible look at the state of Syria today

The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked

Big data meets military psyops meets the far right.
Crazy, alarming story.

It’s time for Scotland to find a new home – in Canada

Love this.

Report: Chechnya Opens ‘Concentration Camp for Homosexuals’

(via y)

Map of North America 1670-1867

This map raises so many interesting issues.

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Hidden Continent Under New Zealand

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia.

Israel’s One-State Reality

Depressing look at the current state of things with Israel and the seeming impossibility of a two-state solution

Trump’s Order Blocks Immigrants at Airports, Stoking Fear Around Globe

Northern Ireland Unity Government Crumbles, Faces March Vote

meanwhile, in non-Trump news

Is Children of Men 2016’s Most Relevant Film?

“Look, I’m absolutely pessimistic about the present,” Cuarón says. “But I’m very optimistic about the future.”