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 former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond. A [...]

Shareholders Push To End Secret Political Spending

By Judd Legum and Tesnim Zekeria, Popular.info. -

Popular Information focuses a lot of attention on the activities of corporate PACs, even though the dollar figures involved are relatively small. Corporate PACs can contribute a maximum of $5,000 per election to a federal candidate. For a [...]

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 airstrikes in Gaza since the bombardment in [...]

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 clashes and retaliatory strikes. In a tweet on [...]

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 occupied Gaza Strip, killing dozens of Palestinians [...]

Hunger Strike Exposes Biden’s Drive To Increase US Oil Exports

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The Biden administration claims to care about the climate crisis but it is currently allowing a dredging project to proceed in the Matagorda shipping channel to open the way for crude oil exports in Texas. Not only will this drive a surge in oil [...]

We Can Defeat The Corporate Media’s War On Independent Journalism

By Jonathan Cook. -

I wanted to use this opportunity to talk about my experiences over the past two decades working with new technology as an independent freelance journalist, one who abandoned – or maybe more accurately, was abandoned by – what we usually call the [...]

All Out For Palestine!

Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network urges all Palestinian, Arab and international supporters of Palestine to escalate their organizing and struggle to confront massacres and ethnic cleansing and support Palestinian resistance! In [...]

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 erased)” at the sight of a fire near the mosque, of [...]

Kushner Companies Violated Multiple Laws

By Alec MacGillis, ProPublica. -

It’s been six years since Dionne Mont first saw her apartment at Fontana Village, a rental housing complex just east of Baltimore. She was aghast that day to find the front door coming off its hinges, the kitchen cabinet doors stuck to their [...]

Cycle Tour Exposes Adani’s Destruction Of Country

By Kerry Smith, Green Left. -

Australia - More than 100 people embarked on the “Tour de Carmichael”, a 105-kilometre cycle for Country through sacred Wangan and Jagalingou land to Adani’s coal mine site in the Galilee Basin in early May. They reached the mine site on May [...]

Mother’s Day Demonstration At Trident Nuclear Submarine Base

By Leonard Eiger, Popular Resistance. -

Bangor, Washington -  people were present on May 8th (the day before Mother's Day), at the demonstration against Trident nuclear weapons at the Bangor submarine base.  Five demonstrators blocked the main highway entrance into the base for over [...]

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 the “right” boxes in its anti-China and [...]

Over 215 Injuries Among Palestinian Worshipers At Al-Aqsa Mosque

By Quds News Network. -

Occupied Jerusalem - The Red Crescent said that the number of injuries among Palestinian worshipers at Al-Aqsa Mosque has increased to reach more than 215, including 135 cases that were hospitalized and 4 in critical condition. Most of the [...]

Brooklyn’s Waterfront: A Just Transition?

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Inside Climate News. -

When Aroldo Garcia learned that the operations base for a major offshore wind project was coming to his Brooklyn neighborhood, he thought about the jobs it could provide for his family members and friends who worked as handymen and contractors, [...]