Make The Whole World Know That The South Also Exists

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

On 19 January 2022, US President Joe Biden held a press conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. The discussion ranged from Biden’s failure to pass a $1.75 trillion [...]

Ukraine And US War Propaganda

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The corporate media always carry water for the state, and they are never more dangerous than when the nation is on a war footing. Right now the United States government is sending weapons to [...]

Why Are D.C. Cops Recruiting And Deputizing High School Students?

By Maia McCall, Liberation News. -

On Nov. 18, in the library of Ballou Senior High school, an audience of students, parents, school faculty, journalists, and city officials gathered for a press conference held by the District of [...]

Big Problems With Proposals For Small Nuclear Reactors

By Mike Garrity, Counter Punch. -

Politicians and investor-owned utilities are now proposing small nuclear reactors in Montana to replace the old coal-fired power plants at Colstrip. For the last 44 years a successful Citizens’ [...]

Judge Annuls Gulf Of Mexico Oil Auction Over Climate Impact

By Valerie Volcovici And Nichola Groom, Reuters. -

A federal judge invalidated the results of an oil and gas lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday saying the Biden administration failed to properly account for the auction's climate change [...]

Russia’s Red Line

By Patrick Lawrence, Consortium News. -

“They must understand,” Sergei Lavrov said in one of his many public statements last week, “that the key to everything is the guarantee that NATO will not expand eastward.” The Russian foreign [...]

Russian Training Exercises Bad, Facilitating British And US Imperialism Good

By Gavin O'Reilly, Popular Resistance. -

As the COVID-19 mainstream media narrative steadily disappears from news headlines around the world, following the highly coincidental timing of last week’s Davos Agenda virtual event held by the [...]

Glen Ford: Legacy Of A Black Revolutionary

By Mary Uyematsu Kao, Black Agenda Report. -

As 2021 comes to an end, and the U.S. approaches the one-million mark of American lives lost to Covid-19, I would think holiday celebrations should include more somber notes than usual.  Instead [...]

Following ‘Unjustifiable’ UAE Bombing, US And UN Condemn Yemeni Retaliation

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpress News. -

Saada, Yemen – In a scene rife with chaos and crying, volunteers and a rescue squad pulled the bodies of 91 prisoners from the rubble of the Sa’ada City Remand Prison in southern Yemen on [...]

For God’s Sake Boys, STOP THIS WAR S**T!!

By Colonel Ann Wright, US army (Retired), Popular Resistance. -

We’ve seen this before.  The U.S. creates a situation, digs in its heels and makes ultimatums—and tens of thousands die.  I resigned from the U.S. government in 2003 in opposition to another [...]

NATO As Religion

By Alfred De Zayas, Counter Punch. -

The US/NATO/Ukraine/Russia controversy is not entirely new.  We already saw the potential of serious trouble in 2014 when the US and European states interfered in the internal affairs of Ukraine [...]

Assange Hearing Day

it is customary that the High Court refuses leave to appeal; with the certification of public interest, Julian can now appeal direct to the Supreme Court which will decide whether or not to take [...]

Yemen Conflict: Blowback Of Obama’s Botched Syria Policy

By Nauman Sadiq, Popular Resistance. -

After Arab Spring protests erupted in the Middle East in 2011, toppling longtime dictators of the Arab World, including Ben Ali in Tunisia and Hosni Mubarak in Egypt, Yemenis also gathered in the [...]

British High Court Opens Door For Assange To Appeal To Supreme Court

By Kevin Gosztola, The Dissenter. -

London - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange prevailed in his effort to obtain certification from the British High Court of Justice, which would allow him to appeal their prior decision to the [...]

Ukraine Crisis: German Navy Chief Resigns; Britain Spreads Fears Of Russian ‘Coup’ And Wider War

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

Vice-Admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach, the head of the German navy, has resigned after saying talk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine was “nonsense” and that Russia was merely seeking “respect” for its [...]