Posts Tagged ‘vision’

David Attenborough pens vision to save planet ‘we CAN turn things around’

“It describes some of the ways in which we can begin to turn things around if only we all have the will to do so. “Surely together we must now find that determination and begin to make that change for the sake of all the inhabitants of our planet. “The Earth’s life-support machine, the thing […]

Bionic Eyes That ‘Surpass Biological Eyesight’ and Have Night-Vision Are Coming Soon

(TMU) – Will people with eyesight loss soon view the world through bionic vision? A new proof-of-concept biomimetic eye suggests the answer is ‘yes.’ Scientists and researchers say a new bionic eye innovation is in development that could not only restore vision but may actually surpass the optical sensitivity of biological eyesight. The key, according […]

David Attenborough pens vision to save planet ‘we CAN turn things around’

“It describes some of the ways in which we can begin to turn things around if only we all have the will to do so. “Surely together we must now find that determination and begin to make that change for the sake of all the inhabitants of our planet. “The Earth’s life-support machine, the thing […]

Bionic Eyes With Superior Optics and Night-Vision Are Coming Soon

(TMU) – Will people with eyesight loss soon view the world through bionic vision? A new proof-of-concept biomimetic eye suggests the answer is ‘yes.’ Scientists and researchers say a new bionic eye innovation is in development that could not only restore vision but may actually surpass the optical sensitivity of biological eyesight. The key, according […]

How ‘missile man’ and ex-President APJ Abdul Kalam’s 2020 vision propels new India

The number 2020 has a ring of perfection to it. The digits are perfectly balanced, and in ophthalmology, it means perfect vision. When India’s then-chief scientific adviser and later president, APJ Abdul Kalam, headed a committee on India’s Vision 2020 at the turn of the millennium, he wanted to see his nation achieve this balance, […]

America Must Understand China’s Global Vision

Op-Ed by Neenah Payne The coronavirus scare must not distract us from understanding the multiple challenges China poses to the world under President Xi Jinping. We are witnessing not just the rise of China, but also the rise of perhaps the world’s first global leader. Since the Chinese constitution was revised in 2018 to allow […]

Dead on Arrival: Dissecting Trump’s Vision for the Future of Palestine

Now that the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has revealed the details of the so-called Deal of the Century, the only appropriate response is a bold, well-defined plan which offers a real solution to the ongoing colonization of Palestine. To be viable, the alternative plan will need to include at least three vital elements: […]

Member Circle: 2020 Vision | Jan 2020

Morality serves as the ultimate foundation for individuals seeking to improve the quality and condition of their lives, and pursuit of objectivist truth is the greatest investment one can ever make. On the latest Member Circle Podcast, Ethan discusses membership content over the last 12 months, the context and future of TOTT News publishing, changes […]

Trump ‘Vision’ for Israeli-Palestinian peace is dead on arrival; maybe that’s by design

Billed as a “Vision for Peace, Prosperity and a Brighter Future,” the 180-page proposal unveiled Tuesday reads much like a real estate prospectus. It promises the Palestinians a $50 billion economic development plan, jobs and investments as a way out of poverty, and statehood at some point in the future. The catch? Theirs would be […]

Zarif derides US “Vision for Peace”

IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message undermined the so-called US’ “Vision for Peace”, saying it is considered as sleepwalking into catastrophe. “The so-called ‘Vision for Peace’ is simply the dream project of a bankruptcy-ridden real estate developer,” Zarif wrote on his Twitter account. He added that but it is a […]

NEO – Recognizing the Heroes, a “2020 Vision”

by Gordon Duff, VT Sr. Editor, …with New Eastern Outlook, Moscow If you want heroes, go to Syria. There are heroes in Syria. But who are the heroes? What is a hero? I learned about heroes early in life. Most of us that fought in Vietnam were teenagers. I escaped that by a month when […]

French protests show that it is Macron’s vision that is the real utopia – Slavoj Zizek

With the strikes of French public transport workers dragging on, some commentators even began to speculate that France is approaching a kind of revolutionary moment.  While we are far from that, what is sure is that the conflict between the state (advocating new unified retirement legislation) and the trade unions (which refuse any change of […]

Not his ‘vision’ for Pakistan: Imran Khan condemns violence at Sikh shrine

Writing on Twitter, Khan said the incident outside the Gurdwara Janam Asthan in Nankana Sahib was “condemnable” and “goes against [his] vision”. He said Islamabad had “zero tolerance” for such actions, and that perpetrators of religion-fueled violence would not receive sympathy from the police or judiciary. In contrast, Modi’s RSS vision supports minorities oppression & […]

Imagine more radical possibilities: I hope you’re as inspired as I am by Jafar’s vision

Just a few days left! Mondoweiss will receive a $100,000 challenge fund if we raise $100,000 from you and other Mondoweiss supporters by December 31. Can you contribute now, in order to sustain and grow our independent coverage of Palestine? And read on below to understand why Mondoweiss writer Yarden Katz pays tribute to activist […]

China’s Vision For The Future: “Give Peace A Chance”

China’s Vision For The Future: “Give Peace A Chance” Above Photo: Thomas Yau/Flickr Peter Koenig’s Presentation at the International Forum on “China’s 70-Year Development and the Construction of the Community with a Shared Future for Mankind”, Shanghai, November 2019 November 11, 2019 “Information Clearing House” – China’s vision for the future is “Give Peace a Chance”. It is […]

Russia-Africa ‘Shared Vision 2030’: The alternative to neo-colonial pillage

   A long night of suffering has kept one of the richest continents on the globe in a state of virtual dark age for over a century. Although the age of science has given humanity the means to access the highest standards of living in world history, 2019 has seen 15 000 children die of […]

Zuckerberg lays out grand vision of Facebook-fueled utopia – too bad it bears no resemblance to the platform he’s actually built

The billionaire rhapsodized about the liberating potential of Facebook before an audience at Georgetown University on Thursday in a “conversation on free expression,” an event that undermined its own purpose before Zuckerberg even opened his mouth. Reporters were barred from asking questions or even filming the proceedings, while students’ inquiries were subject to a moderator. […]

How Netanyahu mainstreamed his dark, anti-democratic vision for Israel

By attacking the judiciary, bringing extremists into his coalition, and trying to subvert voting rights, Benjamin Netanyahu has presented a dark vision of an anti-democratic future for Israeli politics. By Harry Reis Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech at Likud headquarters on election night, Tel Aviv, September 17, 2019. (Gili Yaari/Flash90) Benjamin […]

How Netanyahu mainstreamed an anti-democratic vision

By attacking the judiciary, bringing extremists into his coalition, and trying to subvert voting rights, Benjamin Netanyahu has presented a dark vision of an anti-democratic future for Israeli politics. By Harry Reis Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech at Likud headquarters on election night, Tel Aviv, September 17, 2019. (Gili Yaari/Flash90) Benjamin […]

FM Zarif says shared vision binds Iran-China relations

IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in an article published on Sunday at Global Times reaffirmed the shared visions binds Iran-China relations. The high ranking official highlighted, “As foreign minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, I have had the honor of both travelling to China and hosting my Chinese counterparts in Tehran […]

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