UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi On Investigatory Leave

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert, www.sacbee.com -

By Sam Stanton And Diana Lambert for The Sacramento Bee - “Information has recently come to light that raises serious questions about whether Chancellor Katehi may have violated several [...]

Hanford, Not Fukushima, Is Big Radiological Threat To West Coast

By Robert Jacobs, www.counterpunch.org -

By Robert Jacobs for Counter Punch - There is a dangerous radiological threat to the West Coast of the United States that puts the health of millions of Americans at risk. It includes dangers to [...]

New UNASUR President Warns Of Imperialist Threats To Region

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Staff of Tele Sur - "Since UNASUR was founded nine years ago (April 17, 2009), our countries have been able to strengthen regional integrational efforts that today allows our nations to defend [...]

US Escalates Sends Warplanes Into South China Sea

By Peter Symonds, www.wsws.org -

By Peter Symonds for WSWS - The US is continuing to escalate the confrontation with China over the South China Sea, with a military foray last week by six military aircraft near the Scarborough [...]

A French Spring

By Jonah Birch, www.jacobinmag.com -

By Jonah Birch for Jacobin Magazine - A new movement against labor market deregulation is taking shape in France. Since February, when the Socialist Party (PS) government of François Hollande and [...]

Pakistan: 38th Anniversary Of Afghanistan’s “Saur Revolution”

By Staff, www.marxist.com -

By Staff of Baloch Student Organisation (Pajjar) - The meeting was led by comrades Bilawal Baloch and Auranzeb Baloch and presided over by the central organizer of BSO Zareef Rind. Meanwhile the [...]

5 Years On: Why Occupations Of 2011 Changed The World

By Paolo Gerbaudo, www.roarmag.org -

By Paolo Gerbaudo for ROAR Magazine - What has become of the great promise of social change raised by the “movements of the squares” of 2011? What did those spectacular occupations of public [...]

International Coalition Urges UN To Appoint “Journalists’ Protector”

By Staff, www.rsf.org -

By Staff of Reporters Without Borders - 787 journalists killed since 2005. This coalition is urging the United Nations and its Member States to give this position the political weight, capacity [...]

What Is Your Life Worth & May Day Paint, Spray And March

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy - This week, regulation is the name of the game if you want to hold corporations accountable and keep them in line with the interests of people and planet. Sadly, [...]

We Need To Consciously Spark, Amplify And Harness Mass Protest

By Mark Engler and Paul Engler, www.nationalobserver.com -

By Mark Engler and Paul Engler for Nation Books - By 1963, the Dorchester retreat center near Savannah, Georgia, had emerged as a buzzing hub of activity for the civil rights movement in the [...]

Indigenous Movement Stops Construction Of Brazilian Mega-Dam

By Juliana Britto Schwartz, www.feministing.com -

By Juliana Britto Schwartz for Feministing - In a historic victory, one of Brazil’s largest indigenous groups has managed to suspend construction of a mega-dam that threatened to submerge their [...]

Flint Chess Game: The Politics Of The Battlefield

By Dr. Marsha Coleman Adebayo, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Dr. Marsha Coleman Adebayo for Black Agenda Report - The game of chess is a complicated game employing zero sum, competitive Machiavellian strategies to protect key political or military [...]

The Absurdity Of Being A Citizen In The US Police State

By John W. Whitehead, www.rutherford.org -

By John W. Whitehead for The Rutherford Institute - In the American police state, the price to be paid for speaking truth to power (also increasingly viewed as an act of treason) is surveillance, [...]

Why You Should Care About The Coming Email Privacy Law

By William Turton, www.gizmodo.com -

By William Turton for Gizmodo - You probably think the US government needs a warrant if they want to dig through your old emails, texts, and instant messages, right? Well, you’re wrong! That may [...]