Launch: ‘Group Of Friends In Defense Of The United Nations Charter’

By Joselyn Ariza, MFA Venezuela. -

We, representatives of Algeria, Angola, Belarus, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Cuba, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Iran, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, [...]

Alex Saab Case Exposes Lawlessness Of The United States

By Victoria Torres, Orinoco Tribune. -

Dan Kovalik, lawyer, human rights activist and pacifist, asserted that “the story of Alex Saab is very important because it really exposes the lawlessness of the United States. The US put [...]

CIA Stories: The CIA Is Born

By Abby Martin, The Empire Files. -

Abby Martin introduces the first installment of a new Empire Files series about the CIA explaining why the agency was created, and how it became the most nefarious criminal organization in the [...]

United Nations: Forced Expulsion Of Palestinians Violates Law

United Nations representatives have denounced the potential forced expulsion of Palestinian families from their homes in occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood as a “violation of [...]

Sleep Now In The Fire

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

Israel’s massive war machine attacks the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) with total disregard for international law. Since the OPT is an occupied territory, the United Nations does not [...]

The Palestine Litmus Test

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

There aren’t many issues which clearly and unequivocally delineate right from wrong. The question of justice for the Palestinian people and their right to be protected by international law is one [...]

US, UK, EU Barbaric Sanctions Are Killing Syrians

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

In order to review the sanctions against Syria, we must see these sadistic, punitive measures in greater context. We must review US UK and EU neocolonialist foreign policy which invariably leads [...]

NLG Urges Biden To Align US Israel-Palestine Policy With International Law

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

Less than a week after Human Rights Watch published a scathing report accusing the Israeli government of the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution for its treatment of [...]

Whistleblower Daniel Hale, The Drone Program And The War On Our Right To Know

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States' drone assassination program is illegal under international law, but the whistleblower who exposed it, Daniel Hale, is being prosecuted under the Espionage Act. Chip Gibbons of [...]

World Police: Washington Seeks To Imprison Foreign Businesspeople

By Stansfield Smith, The Grayzone. -

The United States uses economic sanctions as a weapon against states that choose a development path independent of US global domination. Sanctions can take the form of blocking a nation’s [...]

Police Killing Black Americans Amounts To Crimes Against Humanity

By Ed Pilkington, The Guardian. -

The systematic killing and maiming of unarmed African Americans by police amount to crimes against humanity that should be investigated and prosecuted under international law, an inquiry into US [...]

Does Canada’s Unilateral Sanctions Regime Violate International Law?

By Yves Engler, Canadian Dimension. -

Is Canada breaking international law when it applies to unilateral coercive economic measures, commonly referred to as sanctions? Most countries and international law experts believe sanctions [...]

New Global Alliance Defends UN Charter

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

A new alliance  called the “Groups of Friends in Defense of the Charter of the United Nations” has formed in a clear act of resistance to the unilateral and aggressive policies of the United [...]

Venezuela Sues The US At The WTO

Venezuela's Foreign Affairs Minister Jorge Arreaza on Friday informed that his country sued the U.S. before the World Trade Organization (WTO) for imposing unilateral coercive measures contrary [...]

US Joins ‘Rules-Based World’ on Afghanistan

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

On March 18, the world was treated to the of U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken sternly lecturing senior Chinese officials about the need for China to respect a “rules-based order.” The [...]