From Palestine To Colombia: The End Of The White World Colonial/Capitalist Project?

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The world is shocked by the image of an eleven-story residential building in Gaza collapsing from a bomb dropped by the Israeli Defense Force, one of the most advanced armies in the world thanks [...]

Corporations Pumped Up CEO Pay While Their Low-Wage Workers Suffered

By Sarah Anderson, -

During the pandemic, low-wage workers have lost income, jobs, and lives. And yet many of the nation’s top-tier corporations have been fixated on protecting their wealthy CEOs, even bending their [...]

Thirteen Facts About American Prisons That Will Blow Your Mind

By Lee Camp, -

In a few minutes time you’ll want to abolish prisons. If you’re not ready for that intellectual and emotional transformation, then please stop reading now. Or put on your thunder shirt. If you [...]

Whistleblower Craig Murray Sentenced To 8 Months In Prison

By Mohamed Elmaazi, The Dissenter. -

Former UK diplomat-turned whistleblower Craig Murray was sentenced to eight  months in prison at the High Court in Edinburgh for contempt of court resulting from his coverage of the trial of [...]

Israel Bombardment Of Gaza Escalates

By Farah Najjar, Arwa Ibrahim and Ted Regencia, Al Jazeera. -

The Israeli military has continued its bombardment of the besieged Gaza Strip early on Wednesday, targeting several areas after rockets were fired from the enclave. It is the most intense [...]

War Crimes Court ‘Monitoring Developments’ In West Bank

The International Criminal Court's top prosecutor says she is keeping a close eye on developments in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza, as Israeli forces and Palestinians engage in deadly [...]

Biden Administration Blocking UN Cease-Fire Statement As Israel Bombs Gaza

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams. -

The Biden administration is reportedly blocking the release of a United Nations Security Council statement calling for an immediate cease-fire as Israel continues its devastating assault on the [...]

The Israel Narrative Is Crumbling

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

Social media is teeming with viral video footage of police assaulting peaceful worshippers in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, of Israelis cheering and chanting “Yimach shemam (may their names be [...]

G7 Or Failed Colonial Powers Telling The World What To Do

By Prabir Purkayastha, Peoples Dispatch. -

The Foreign Ministers of G7 countries met in London this week and issued a communique painting Russia as a “malicious actor” and China as a “bully”. It had little substance apart from ticking all [...]

Service Workers Aren’t Lazy — They Don’t Want To Risk Dying

By Sandy Barnard, Jacobin Magazine. -

Business owners around the country are offering up a lament: “no one wants to work.” A McDonalds franchise said they had to close because no one wants to work; North Carolina congressman David [...]

Media Ignores The Anti-Vax Movement’s White Supremacist Roots

By Nora Loreto, Read Passage. -

Earlier this year, CBC Marketplace journalists attended a “$623 Mastering Vaccine Info Boot Camp.”  The session’s host was Sherri Tenpenny, a woman who has built an empire based on convincing [...]

Biden Is Reviewing US Policy In North Korea

By Simone Chun, Truthout. -

Since 2018, hundreds of new sanctions targeting the civilian economy have been imposed on the people of North Korea. In 2018 alone, new and existing sanctions caused almost 4,000 preventable [...]

US, UK, EU Barbaric Sanctions Are Killing Syrians

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

In order to review the sanctions against Syria, we must see these sadistic, punitive measures in greater context. We must review US UK and EU neocolonialist foreign policy which invariably leads [...]

NLG Urges Biden To Align US Israel-Palestine Policy With International Law

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

Less than a week after Human Rights Watch published a scathing report accusing the Israeli government of the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution for its treatment of [...]

This Mother’s Day, Recognize Care Work Powers Our Economy

By Heidi Shierholz, Economic Policy Institute. -

Mother’s Day is, at its core, about care. When we select Hallmark cards and order flower deliveries, we’re honoring the care provided by moms and other maternal figures. This Mother’s Day, [...]