US Policy: Global Climate Crisis Not Our Problem. Really?

By Williams Boardman, Reader Supported News -

By withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement, the US is effectively saying the global climate crisis is not our problem. This is American exceptionalism run amok. The US acts as if it can [...]

US And Israel Were Lone Votes Against UN Resolutions Opposing Space Arms Race, Nuclear Middle East, Cuba Embargo

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

Important breakthroughs have arrived at the United Nations seeking to prevent an arms race in outer space and create a nuclear weapons-free Middle East. There are just two main obstacles: the [...]

Struggles For Another Chile, Another Wallmapu

By Pilar Villanueva-Martinez, Towardfreedom.org -

On October 6th, the Chilean government, led by President Sebastián Piñera, increased public transit fares by four per cent in Santiago. Student led protests began immediately and continued as [...]

U.S. Using ‘Lawfare’ To Silence The Truth

By Philip Giraldi, Americanfreepress.net -

The United States prides itself on its rule of law, a legacy from British colonial times, but there is increasing evidence that equal justice under law has been replaced by something that is [...]

Crimea Stands Up For Its Legal Rights And Against US Domination

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

The Fifth Anniversary International Conference: "Crimea in the Current International Context" began on November 7 inside the Livadia Palace, Yalta, Crimea.  In these same rooms Churchill, [...]

Uprisings Bring Political Changes In The History Of America

By Paula Klachko, Resumen-english.org -

It’s not mechanical and there are not prearranged times but it seems to be consistent, when analyzing the history of our people especially in the most recent history that changes occurred in [...]

Did Exxon Mislead Investors About Climate-Related Risks? It’s Now Up To A Judge To Decide.

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Insideclimatenews.org -

Lawyers for New York State and ExxonMobil wrapped up a landmark climate fraud trial on Thursday, shaping a tangle of testimony and evidence into competing narratives on whether the oil company [...]

As A Veteran, I Refuse To Celebrate War

By Rory Fanning, Truthout. -

As a veteran who is also an antiwar activist, I find Veterans Day to be a toxic holiday. On Veterans Day, we are asked to ignore all the horrors of U.S. militarism for the “sake” of the veteran — [...]

Everything You Were Told About The Syrian War Was Wrong – Until Now

By Robert Fisk, Independent.co.uk -

That wars end very differently to our own expectations – or our plans – was established long ago. That “we” won the Second World War did not mean the Americans would win the Vietnam war, or that [...]

And The Armies That Remained Suffer’d: Veterans, Moral Injury And Suicide

By Matthew Hoh, Counterpunch.org -

I was very pleased to see the New York Times editorial on November 1, 2019, Suicide Has Been Deadlier than Combat for the Military. As a combat veteran myself and someone who has struggled with [...]

UNAC Statement On The Situation In Syria: U.S. Out!

By Staff, Nepajac.org -

The United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) stands in solidarity with the long-suffering people of Syria.  We oppose all foreign occupation of Syrian territory.  Syria belongs to the [...]

The First Step To Averting Climate Catastrophe

By Jodie Evans, Truthdig.com -

Here we are, a full three decades after NASA scientist James Hansen raised the specter of a looming climate crisis with Congress, looking at the first generation of severely impacted youth and [...]

Algerian ‘Hirak’ Is Neither A Revolution Nor A Social Movement

By Imad Atoui, Dailysabah.com -

Debates about the ongoing Algerian movement called "Hirak" are still highly contested and unclear among political commentators. Political scientists find it difficult to identify, with clearly [...]

Bolivia: The Right Hastens The Coup Against Evo Morales

By Marco Teruggi,  Pagina 12, translation, Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

Bolivia has entered the final moments before an outcome of a complex sequence of events. The possibility of reaching an agreement has been buried after the right ignored the call made by [...]

Evo Morales Resigns In The Face Of Fascist Attacks

By Staff, Resumen Latinoamericano, translation North America bureau -

The president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, has announced his resignation from office after opposition groups, who do not want to recognize the election results of last October 20, launched a wave of [...]