The EPA Is Aggressively Approving Very Dangerous Pesticides

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

As reported by U.S. Right to Know last May, court documents showed that a domestic policy advisor at the White House said, ‘We have Monsanto’s back on pesticides regulation.’ In a new and unsettling report from the Center for Biological [...]

Large Military-Grade Drones Could Soon Be Flying Over Your Backyard

By Candice Bernd, Truthout.org -

As the U.S. military and defense contractors eye a potential drone war with Iran as tensions with the country remain elevated, the defense industry is also preparing to test-fly domestic versions of its combat drones over major American cities [...]

My Trip To China Exposed The Shameful Lies Peddled By The American Empire

By Danny Haiphong, Blackagendareport.com -

There is a broad consensus between the American ruling class and the so-called American Left about China. The consensus position is that China is a tyrannical, oppressive, and politically backward dictatorship. Fear of a globalized Yellow Peril [...]

Monsanto Roundup Trial Tracker

By Carey Gillam, Usrtk.org -

Anticipation is building around the belief that there could soon be an announcement of at least a partial settlement of U.S. lawsuits pitting thousands of U.S. cancer patients against Monsanto Co. over allegations the company hid the health [...]

Palestinian Freedom 2020: Student Activists Confront Democratic Candidates Over Aid To Israel

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

Hasan is a first-generation Palestinian activist who attends Tuft University and got involved in the movement after seeing the impact Israeli policy has had on his family. (“I do this because Israel has to change for the sake of my people – and [...]

United States Foreign Policy: Yesterday, Today, And Tomorrow

By Harry Targ, Heartlandradical.blogspot.com -

Just before the Korean War started in 1950, key foreign policy advisers to President Truman threw their support behind recommendations made in a classified document, National Security Council Document 68. The document recommended a dramatic [...]

Battle Of The Ages To Stop Eurasian Integration

ByPepe Escobar, Asiatimes.com -

Coming decade could see the US take on Russia, China and Iran over the New Silk Road connection. The Raging Twenties started with a bang with the targeted assassination of Iran’s General Qasem Soleimani. Yet a bigger bang awaits us throughout [...]

Study Raises Prospect Of Space Conflict If U.S. And Russia Abandon Nuclear Arms Control Treaty

By Sandra Erwin, Spacenews.com -

WASHINGTON — The military and intelligence community’s space agencies may have to cope with growing instability in outer space if the United States and Russia don’t renew the 2010 New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) that is set to [...]

Iran Suggests US Cyberattack Led To Weapons System Failure That Killed 176 People

By Staff, Informationclearinghouse.info -

January 16, 2020 "Information Clearing House" - Iran is investigating how a cyberattack by the US may have been the reason why the Iranian weapon system operator confused the passenger aircraft for a cruise missile. The Iranians believe that the [...]

Court Upholds Poll Tax For Convicted Felons In Florida To Vote

By Staff, Aclufl.org -

TALLAHASSEE, FL — The Florida Supreme Court’s advisory opinion does not — indeed, cannot — alter what the U.S. Constitution requires. A federal court has already held that the state cannot deny people the right to vote because of their inability [...]

Review Of 22 Studies All Agree Medicare For All Less Expensive Than Insurance-System

By Laura Kurtzman, Ucsf.edu -

A single-payer healthcare system would save money over time, likely even during the first year of operation, according to nearly two dozen analyses of national and statewide single payer proposals made over the past 30 years. The study, [...]

Poll Shows Nicaraguans Have Consigned The Coup To The Dustbin Of History

By Chuck Kaufman, Afgj.org -

The latest poll by independent M&R Consultants covering the last quarter of 2019, shows that less than two years after the failed coup attempt of April-July, 2018, the Sandinista government, led by President Daniel Ortega is more popular than [...]

Protests Continue In France Against Pension Reform

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Representatives of the unions of teachers, doctors, lawyers and railway workers marched again Thursday in the streets of Paris, capital of  France, against the social policies and economic President Emmanuel Macron,  particularly [...]

Harvard Law School Students Disrupt Recruitment Event, Calling On Major Law Firm To #DropExxon

By Eoin Higgins, Commondreams.org -

Over 100 students from Harvard Law School staged a public protest against a recruitment dinner hosted by law firm Paul Weiss on Wednesday night, calling for the company to cut ties with fossil fuel giant Exxon. In a statement, the demonstrators [...]

Human Rights And Conflict Escalation In West Papua

By Staff, Humanrightspapua.org -

Throughout 2017 to 2019 West Papua1 continued to be the hot spot of human rights violations and conflict in Indonesia. The patterns of human rights violations strongly differ from other regions in the archipelago due to the unresolved political [...]