The Pandora Papers Are Just A Distraction

By Tara Reade, RT. -

The latest revelations of creative accounting used by the global elite notably failed to mention any American billionaires. A curious omission, considering eight of the ten richest men on Earth [...]

Democratise Central Banks

By Grace Blakeley, Tribune Magazine. -

In the US, two senior central bank officials recently stepped down after concerns were raised about their trading activities during the pandemic. Robert Kaplan, Chairman of the Federal Reserve [...]

Reporting A Federal Crime

By John Kiriakou, Consortium News. -

I tried to report a crime last week.  It was a serious crime, too.  Rather, it was a whole bunch of federal crimes.  It was impossible to find anybody interested. Let me start at the [...]

Rally To Save The Public Post Office: Dump DeJoy And Bounce Bloom

By Chuck Zlatkin, Popular Resistance. -

Thursday, September 23, 2021, in front of Brookfield Asset Management's NYC office, 250 Vesey Street, the Rally to Save the Public Post Office: Dump DeJoy & Bounce Bloom was loud and [...]

How Elite US Institutions Created Afghanistan’s Neoliberal President Ashraf Ghani

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

No individual is more emblematic of the corruption, criminality, and moral rot at the heart of the 20-year US occupation of Afghanistan than President Ashraf Ghani. As the Taliban took over [...]

Afghan Crisis Must End US’s Empire Of War, Corruption And Poverty

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Americans have been shocked by videos of thousands of Afghans risking their lives to flee the Taliban’s return to power in their country - and then by an Islamic State suicide bombing and ensuing [...]

Guatemala Protests Call For Resignation Of President And Corrupt AG

By Kawsachun News. -

Protests and road blockades are being held on roads and highways across Guatemala to demand the resignation of neoliberal President Alejandro Giammattei and his Attorney General, Consuelo Porras [...]

White Helmets Corruption Scandal Deepens

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

The decade-long dirty war on Syria proved to be a cash cow for some of the most prominent US and UK regime-change operatives. Western government contractors got hundreds of millions of dollars to [...]

Maryland To Review Cases Of Medical Examiner Who Testified In George Floyd Case

By Alexandra Kashirina, Sputnik News. -

During the trial of Derek Chauvin, one key issue was a dispute over the cause of George Floyd’s death. While the prosecution was pointing out that Floyd had suffocated because of neck restraint [...]

On Contact: Securing Democracy With Glenn Greenwald

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to the US journalist Glenn Greenwald about how his reporting exposed the corruption that is rife among Brazil’s political, judicial, and economic [...]

Tens Of Millions In Florida Properties Linked To Ecuadorian Candidate

By Jake Johnston, CEPR. -

In March 2017, ahead of Ecuador’s second-round presidential election, CEPR reported that Florida-based shell companies linked to then-candidate Guillermo Lasso owned 144 properties in Broward and [...]

Haiti Begins General Strike

By Ezra Brain, Left Voice. -

February 1, 2021 - Industries across Haiti are shut down today as workers in multiple sectors participate in a 48-hour general strike. The strike was called by the labor unions following years of [...]

Venezuela Sentences Former Citgo Executives For Corruption

By  Manuela Solé, Venezuelanalysis. -

Merida - Six former oil executives were sentenced for corruption on Thursday by a Venezuelan court. They were detained in November 2017 in Caracas on charges of embezzlement, money laundering [...]

Guatemalans Continue Anti-Government Protests

By Jeff Abbott, Al Jazeera. -

Guatemala City, Guatemala – Guatemalans have returned to protest across the country for the second Saturday in a row, as discontent with President Alejandro Giammattei and his government [...]

Venezuela Convicts Six CITGO Former Executives Of Corruption

By Telesur English. -

Six former executives of the CITGO Petroleum Corporation were sentenced to between eight and 13 years in prison after being found guilty of corruption. Venezuela's Supreme Court of Justice [...]