Nearly Unanimous: 187 Nations Call For The End To US Blockade Of Cuba

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

New York - For the 28th time the UN member states call to lift the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States. To Cuba. With 187 votes in favor, the United [...]

Southcom’s Faller Again – US Navy Is Ready To Be Deployed In Venezuela

By Staff, Orinocotribune.com -

The head of the Southern Command said that the US Navy will implement the political decisions that are necessary to further encircle President Maduro. Meanwhile the regular Chavista population in [...]

Trump Calls For Naval Blockade Of Venezuela

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly called upon his national security officials and senior military commanders to draw up plans for a US naval blockade of Venezuela to stop all goods from [...]

ALBA Countries Condemn Trump’s Total Blockade Against Venezuela

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

This U.S. unilateral action is a new violation of the United Nations Charter and other international laws, the alliance said in a statement. The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our [...]

Food Shipment Destined For Venezuela Seized Due To US Blockade

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Venezuela’s Vicepresident Delcy Rodriguez denounced Wednesday that a ship containing 25 thousand tons of soy-made products has been seized in the Panama Canal due to the U.S. blockade while [...]

How Venezuelans Turn To Collective Action To Defy US Blockade

A response in the form of collective action is part of how the Venezuelans resist to sanctions, with song, smiles, and confidence they seem to be undeterred to fight for the Bolivarian ideals, [...]

Venezuela Sanction To Kill: How US Blockade Is Taking Venezuelans’ Lives

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

While continuous and intensified sanctions against Venezuela by the United States aim to put pressure on President Nicolas Maduro’s administration they are mostly hurting the country's [...]

You Don’t Hear About It But The U.S. Blockade Is Killing The Venezuelan People

By Esther Yañez Illescas, Resumen-english.org -

Days go by and Isabella has no idea that her life depends on colored pills. She is 21 months old and speaks a language that can be understood only by those who spend endless hours with her at the [...]

With Tightening Of Blockade, U.S. Seeks To Strangle Cuba…Again

By W. T. Whitney Jr., Peoplesworld.org -

“The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic embargo banning all trade with the communist island in 1962.” [...]

South Dakota Rushes To Outlaw Protests Against Oil Pipeline

By Auditi Guha, Rewire -

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem (R) plans to thwart demonstrations reminiscent of the Standing Rock protests in her home state by criminalizing protesters of the multibillion-dollar TransCanada’s [...]

As Yemeni Fishermen Risk Their Lives To Feed Their Nation, Saudis Use Them For Target Practice

By Mnar Muhawesh and Ahmed Abdulrahman, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN —  “They told us that if we didn’t confess they would kill us and throw our bodies into the sea for the fish and birds to eat,” recalls Omar Ghalib, a Yemeni fisherman who was [...]

“We Have Stopped It For Another Year”: MVP Tree-Sit Hits Over 156 Days

By Appalachians Against Pipelines, Itsgoingdown.org -

Today marks 156 days since the beginning of the Yellow Finch tree sits, and a lot has changed since then. The forest around us has undergone seasonal changes, the trees have shed their leaves, [...]

On the Front Lines Of The Climate Change Movement: Mike Roselle Draws A Line

By Jeffrey St. Clair and Joshua Frank, Counterpunch   -

The arrest was nothing new for Mike Roselle, who cut his teeth in direct action environmental campaigns decades earlier as a co-founder of Earth First!, a top campaigner for Greenpeace US and [...]

UK Fracking Protesters Freed After Convictions Are Overturned

By Charlotte Dingle, Occupy.com -

Four UK protesters went to court last week to contest what may be Britain's most draconian sentences handed down for peaceful environmental protest since 1932. Widely referred to as the “Frack [...]

Hundreds Gather To Protest Enbridge Line 5 In Michigan

By Staff, Native News Online -

Several groups of American Indians and environmental advocates spent their Saturday of this Labor Day weekend protesting Enbridge Line 5, an outdated oil pipeline that needs to be retired [...]

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