Inside The Wuhan Coronavirus Lockdown  

By Steve McClure, Popular Resistance -

It is the first day of the year of the rat. I was supposed to be somewhere else, celebrating the lunar New Year with friends, family, and food-lots of it. I work in Wuhan and finishing a project [...]

Cuba Is Testing Products Against Cancer, Alzheimer’s And Parkinson’s Disease

By Alan Macleod, -

While demonized in the United States, the Cuban government has built a comprehensive nationalized healthcare system based on preventative medicine, rather than the curative model the U.S. [...]

The FBI Has Been Lying About Seth Rich

By Craig Murray, -

A persistent American lawyer has uncovered the undeniable fact that the FBI has been continuously lying, including giving false testimony in court, in response to Freedom of Information Act [...]

A Vision For Palestinian Statehood That Is Not Trump’s

By Haidar Eid, -

We need to move away from the idea of a two-state solution and embrace the vision of one secular, democratic state. It has been almost 15 years since the Boycott, Divestment Sanctions (BDS) [...]

U.S. Demands Iraq Either Join U.S. War Against Iran Or Be Destroyed

U.S. officials have now made clear that if U.S. forces become removed from Iraq as Iraq’s Parliament unanimously demanded and Iraq’s Prime Minister affirmed on January 5th, then the U.S. will try [...]

Palestinians Around The World Reject Trump’s ‘Fraud Of The Century’

Yumna Patel, -

Palestinians have responded to US President Donald Trump’s peace plan with a resounding “no,” expressing their frustrations with what they have dubbed as the “fraud of the century.” From social [...]

Brazil Petrobras Workers Call Indefinite Strike From Saturday

By Staff, -

The federation and its 13 unions said the decision to layoff workers violates the collective labor agreement signed between union representatives and the firm. Workers at the Brazilian oil [...]

The Long Struggle Of The Amazon Employees

By Staff, -

For more than three years, including well over 100 strike days, the employees at Amazon continue to fight for a collective agreement. Although the labour dispute has still not been won, it [...]

China’s Virus Response Has Been ‘Breathtaking’

By Pepe Escobar, -

President Xi Jinping formally told WHO head Tedros Ghebreyesus, at their meeting in Beijing earlier this week, that the coronavirus epidemic “is a devil and we cannot allow the devil to hide.” [...]

Florestan Fernandes National School Celebrates 15th Anniversary

By Vivian Fernandes, -

A space built by the working class, brick by brick, in order to make political education possible for peoples’ organizations across the world. This was the proposal with which the Florestan [...]

Solidarity Cities In Europe: A New Urban Policy Approach

By Staff, -

Across Europe, urban solidarity movements are gaining momentum. Under the label of “Welcoming Cities,” “Cities of Refuge” or “Solidarity Cities,” civil society groups, local politicians and city [...]

Canadian Doctors Demand Fracking Moratorium On Health & Climate Grounds

By Staff, -

Within the report, concerns focus on negative health outcomes from environmental toxins such as naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORMs); the complex level of chemicals used in the [...]

The Assange Precedent: The Spark That Lit The Fire In The War On Journalism

By Nozomi Hayase, -

At the hearing on Thursday, at Westminster in London, the timetable for Julian Assange’s US extradition case was worked out. Assange’s US legal teams made an application to have the extradition [...]

“Grand Coalitions” With Big Oil And Gas Won’t Solve The Climate Crisis

By Hannah McKinnon, -

Over the course of the last year and a half, we have been pushing the International Energy Agency (IEA) to stop giving cover to the oil and gas industry and model a fossil fuel phase-out that’s [...]

US Dropped Bombs In Afghanistan At Record Level In 2019

By Phillip Walter Wellman, -

KABUL, Afghanistan — The United States dropped more bombs and other munitions in Afghanistan last year than any other year since documentation began in 2006, Air Force data shows. American [...]