“Hard Road Of Hope” Shows West Virginia Is A Mirror Of The United States

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

For years now Eleanor has been participating in climate justice camps and actions providing support to those on the front lines of the climate and environmental crises however it was needed from [...]

Chris Hedges: My Student Comes Home

By Chris Hedges, ScheerPost.com. -

Rahway, New Jersey - When Lawrence Bell, an orphan living in an abandoned house in Camden, New Jersey, went to prison, he was 14-years-old. Barely literate and weighing no more than 90 pounds, he [...]

Trump’s Second Thoughts On Juan Guaido Are Not Enough

By Steve Ellner, Consortium News. -

After nearly a year and a half of all-out efforts at regime change in Venezuela which took a major toll on the Venezuelan people, Donald Trump now tells the world he was never big on the strategy [...]

Silence Is Not An Option: Black Women Make History

By Keisha N. Blain, ROAR Magazine. -

Mainstream media and politicians have paid almost exclusive attention to ideas and images of Black men — whether as victims of police violence or as protesters against it. Yet Black women, who [...]

Whole Foods Is Quietly Telling Workers Not To Show Black Lives Matter Support

By Nicole Karlis, Salon. -

This week, a group of Whole Foods workers in Cambridge, Massachusetts, walked out after being told they couldn’t wear Black Lives Matter masks because they weren’t part of “the company dress [...]

The 2020 Elections: The Struggle Is For Power Not Reform

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The great African revolutionary, Amilcar Cabral, reminded us that without revolutionary theory there can be no revolution. His reminder was not a call for abstract theorizing, quite the [...]

The Russia-Afghanistan Story Is Western Propaganda At Its Most Vile

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

All western mass media outlets are now shrieking about the story The New York Times first reported, citing zero evidence and naming zero sources, claiming intelligence says Russia paid out [...]

Iranian Arrest Warrant For Trump Shows How Disreputable US Presidency Has Become

By Finian Cunningham, RT. -

The arrest warrant issued by Iran for the murder of General Qassem Soleimani in January shows how disreputable the office of the US presidency has become. Trump has openly bragged about ordering [...]

Restrictive Immigration Boomerangs Against The United States

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde,  La Jornada. -

The European Union has prepared a preliminary draft of its new border regulations, outlining who can visit after July 1, and that this list depends on how the countries of origin of the [...]

A Century Of Complicity

By Rod Such, The Electronic Intifada. -

The US was never an honest broker in negotiations but a behind-the-scenes lawyer for Israel, bound in part by a pledge dating from the Gerald Ford administration to never float a peace proposal [...]

Ahmed Erekat Was Executed With The Blessing Of Abbas And The Oslo People

By Dr. Amira Abo el-Fetouh, Middle East Today -

Ahmed Erekat was not the first Palestinian to be killed by the Israeli occupation forces in cold blood, nor will he be the last to be killed “because he tried to attack” them. The young man was [...]

NYPD Officers Arrest And Pepper Spray Queer Liberation March Protesters

By Sydney Perriera and Aviva Stahl, The Gothamist. -

NYPD officers arrested and pepper-sprayed protesters at the Queer Liberation March Sunday afternoon while attempting to arrest two people for graffiti, according to witnesses. Numerous videos [...]

Police Attack Occupy City Hall As Budget Vote Nears

New York City - Early this morning, New York Police officers swarmed the hundreds of people who have been peacefully occupying the park in front of City Hall for the past week and calling for a [...]

Update On Assange: The Most Important Press Freedom Case Of This Era

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

This past week, just as public sentiment and corporate media attention were shifting in favor of Julian Assange, the United States issued another superseding indictment in his extradition case. [...]

‘Full Spectrum Resistance’: A Field Manual For Insurgencies

By Kristian Williams, ROAR Magazine. -

 Full Spectrum Resistance, Aric McBay’s massive, two-volume, handbook for political action, covers the fundamentals of social change, offering advice on organization, strategy, tactics, security, [...]