Are We Monsters?

By Staff, Historicly.substack.com -

Lyudmilla Pavlichenko was a Soviet sniper who was known for her accuracy. She had killed nearly 300 Nazis. During World War Two, she was also given the harder task of being a diplomat and [...]

Organic Farm In W.Va. Imperiled By Gas Pipeline Construction

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

In the four years since finding stakes mysteriously implanted in the ground of their newly acquired farm, Neal LaFerriere and his family have worked as best they could with Mountain Valley [...]

Climate Change Is A Poor People’s Issue

By Mallika Khanna, Otherwords.org -

If you’ve read anything about climate change over the past year, you’ve probably heard about the IPCC report that gives a 12-year deadline for limiting climate change catastrophe. But for many [...]

The Guardian Publishes, Then Censors Jewish Open Letter Defending Smeared Pro-Corbyn Labour MP Chris Williamson

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

Britain’s leading newspaper The Guardian has censored an open letter published by prominent Jewish intellectuals, writers, and activists that defended leftist Labour Party Member of Parliament [...]

“DAAAAAMN”

By Andrew Fishman, Leandro Demori, and Amanda Audi, Theintercept.com -

On the afternoon of August 28, Car Wash prosecutor Orlando Martello sent a message to the group relating a telephone conversation he’d had with Vladimir Aras. At the time the secretary of [...]

Co-Operative Farms: Past, Present, And Future

Aasa Marshall, Cooperativesfirst.com -

Agriculture’s not an easy industry to break into. Start-up costs can be insurmountable; the cost of land alone puts farming out of reach for those who aren’t already in the sector. Most people [...]

As US Modernizes Its Nuclear Arsenal, Costs And Risks Soar

By Jon Letman, Truthout.org -

On July 16, 1945, the U.S. detonated the first-ever nuclear device in the New Mexico desert. Less than a month later, it dropped two more atomic bombs, destroying Hiroshima and Nagasaki, killing [...]

The US Is Quietly Opening Shelters For Babies And Young Kids. One Has 12 Children And No Mothers

By Aura Bogado, Revealnews.org -

The federal government is quietly expanding its use of shelters to house infants, toddlers and other young asylum-seekers. One Phoenix facility housed 12 children ages 5 and under, Reveal has [...]

Venezuela Trump Redirects Central American Aid To Venezuelan Opposition

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The United States government has decided to redirect US$41.9 million, meant to financially assist Central American countries, to Venezuela's opposition, according to an internal document obtained [...]

Energy Commons: From Energy Transition To Climate Justice

By Cécile Blanchet, Roarmag.org -

Viewing energy as a common-held resource, rather than a privately-owned commodity, directly links production to consumption and re-engages our liability as energy users. In 2019, only oil [...]

Killer Heat In The United States: Climate Choices And The Future Of Dangerously Hot Days (2019)

By Staff, Ucsusa.org -

Extreme heat is poised to rise steeply in frequency and severity over the coming decades, bringing unprecedented health risks for people and communities across the country. The United States is [...]

It’s All About The Maps – Trigger For War

By Bruce K. Gagnon, Space4peace.blogspot.com -

I am like a man possessed when it comes to the Ukraine story.  Not only do I suffer while watching the daily genocidal shelling by the US-backed government in Kiev of people living in the Donbass [...]

A Year After Nicaragua’s Coup, The Media’s Regime-Change Deceptions Are Still Unraveling

By John Perry, Thegrayzone.com -

Last year’s failed coup in Nicaragua erupted when student protests against social security reforms quickly turned into an armed attempt to bring down the government of Daniel Ortega. The [...]

Remnants Of War

By Kathy Kelly, Vcnv.org -

Intense fighting and hideous attacks battered Afghans throughout their country last week as negotiators in Qatar weighed the benefits and costs of  a peace agreement that might stop the [...]

Merger Mania: The Military-Industrial Complex On Steroids

By William D. Hartung, Tomdispatch.com -

When, in his farewell address in 1961, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned of the dangers of the “unwarranted influence” wielded by the “military-industrial complex,” he could never have [...]