China, Russia & India Unite Against US Intervention

By Ankit Panda, www.thediplomat.com -

By Ankit Panda for The Diplomat. Two days ago, in Moscow, the foreign ministers of India, Russia, and China released a joint communique outlining areas of trilateral agreement between the three [...]

Newsletter – A Peek At Empire

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. It's impacts are all around us, but it is rarely mentioned. What is it? Empire, and it's time to bring it out of the shadows. We take a [...]

The U.S. Ought To Un-Swivel Its China Pivot

By Buddy Bell, www.portside.org -

By Buddy Bell for Portside - The U.S. has Beijing surrounded by 200 bases lining the East China Sea, it has already caused the beginning of an arms race. For the first time in many years, China [...]

Japan: Thousands Protest ‘War Law’

By Staff, www.aljazeera.com -

By Staff at AlJazeera. Tokyo, Japan - Tens of thousands of protesters have rallied outside Japan's parliament to oppose legislation that could see troops in the officially pacifist nation engage [...]

Asian Pivot: Navy Trying To Kill Gangjeong Village

By Bruce Gagnon, www.space4peace.blogspot.com -

By Bruce Gagnon, Organizing Notes - As we were preparing to leave Gangjeong village we looked into the sky as a formation of Navy Blue Angel war planes came screaming over the village. For the [...]

Economist Predicts: TPP Is Dead

By Yves Smith, www.nakedcapitalism.com -

By Yves Smith for Naked Capitalism -The coverage of the TPP in the media was schizophrenic, on the one hand describing it as part of Obama’s “pivot to Asia” (as in an effort to contain China’s [...]

Tribunal Tackles US Drone Ops, Violations To Philippine Sovereignty

By Bayan USA, www.popularresistance.org -

By BAYAN USA. WASHINGTON, DC-- As ongoing US-China military tensions over the South China Sea escalate, international human rights advocates are gathering in Washington DC to examine violations [...]

Newsletter – No Justice, No Peace

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report writes that “No justice, no peace” is “a vow by the movement to transform the crisis that is inflicted [...]

Okinawans Reject New US Air Base, Call It ‘Base Laundry’

By Staff, www.japantoday.com -

By Yoshio Shimoji in Japan Today. Okinawa, Japan - Constructing a replacement facility for the Futenma Air Station in Henoko on northern Okinawa Island is nothing but an act of selling Japan's [...]

Pave Paradise, Put Up A Naval Base

By Medea Benjamin, www.commondreams.org -

By Medea Benjamin in CommonDreams. South Korea’s Jeju Island is a popular tourist destination full of spas, resorts, golf courses, sandy beaches, waterfalls and hiking trails. But if you really [...]

Report From Jeju Island

By Bruce Gagnon, www.space4peace.blogspot.com -

The Navy base now under construction will eventually host US aircraft carriers, nuclear subs, and destroyers outfitted with so-called 'missile defense' interceptors, all to be aimed at China and [...]

United States Escalates Military and Economic Domination in Asia Pacific

The focus of today’s show is President Obama’s trip to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines to build support for escalation of the US’ military presence and for the [...]