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How to Win a Nobel Peace Prize
Tunisian protesters rally against the Ben Ali government. (Reuters / Finbarr O'Reilly) This year’s Nobel Peace Prize went to Tunisia’s National Dialogue Quartet “for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy… in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011.

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Justin Trudeau Just Showed American Democrats How to Win the Next Election
Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau gives his victory speech after Canada's federal election in Montreal, Quebec. (Reuters / Chris Wattie) It may be true that American Democrats have nothing better to do than wait for Joe Biden to decide whether he will mount a third bid for the presidency.

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How to Produce Viral Content
Today's publishers have three primary channels to gain new site visitors. They can optimize articles for search engines by stuffing articles with trending keywords. They can simply buy audience through content ad networks like Outbrain and Taboola. Or they can write content for social networks and hope for a viral hit, which will be the focus of this post.

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How Promotion Impacts Pageviews
For better or worse, total pageviews are the most important metric for publishers and it's often perplexing why some articles go viral and others don't. A journalist's idea of quality just doesn't seem to correlate with pageviews. Brian Abelson, a data scientist at the New York Times, has published a must-read on the relationship between content promotion and pageviews.

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Days of Palestine, Memorial to Naji Al Ali- Palestinian cartoonist and journalist
Original posted at: Posted in Censorship and Freedom , Calls by paginatransversal on June 7, 2015 On Saturday June 5, In the Al-Andalus Library in the city of Cordoba, it was held the “Conference for Palestine. Memorial To Naji Al Ali.“ The event was organized by the International Organization Against Impunity, HOKOK, such event was structured around the memory of…

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People’s voices and consumer power have Israel worry for its future
by Marivel Guzman Neturei Karta member in Jerusalem holding a Palestinian flag with the text, “Boycott Israel”. Israel loves the spotlight of the cameras but this time the spotlight is for Boycott Divestment and Sanction which recently has been taking center stage in every major news outlet, alternative media and blogging system.

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Pope Francis historical address to the American Congress
Mr. Vice-President, Mr. Speaker, Honorable Members of Congress, Dear Friends, I am most grateful for your invitation to address this Joint Session of Congress in “the land of the free and the home of the brave”. I would like to think that the reason for this is that I too am a son of this great continent, from which we…

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Third Intifada Manifesto
By Marivel Guzman With sad heart I share the #ThirdIntifada manifesto published on Palestinian websites today. The Palestinian political parties excluding Palestinian Authority in accordance with the situation on the ground have decided to launch the #ThirdIntifada. Palestinians have shown so much restrain on the face of the latest assassinations perpetrated by the #Apartheid illegal entity of Israel and under…

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