Rise Up America, Rise Up!

By Mohammed Mesbahi, www.sharing.org -

By Mohammed Mesbahi for Sharing.org. There is no doubt that the people of goodwill throughout the United States must rise up in unison together, and peacefully stand in opposition to the [...]

TTIP Has Failed – But No One Is Admitting It

By Alexandra Sims, Jon Stonem, www.independent.co.uk -

By Alexandra Sims, Jon Stonem for the Independent. The free trade negotiations between the European Union and the United States have failed, but “nobody is really admitting it”, Germany's [...]

US Espionage: Alive And Well In Latin America

By Eva Golinger, www.telesurtv.net -

By Eva Golinger for Tele Sur TV - Edward Snowden revealed to the world the 21st century spycraft in use against millions of innocent, unknowing people who now think twice about sending a text or [...]

The US Has A Responsibility To Resettle Refugees

By Tom Jawetz and Ken Gude, www.americanprogress.org -

By Tom Jawetz and Ken Gude for Center For American Progress - The primary victims of the violence and chaos perpetrated by the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, or ISIS, are Syrian civilians. [...]

In Venezuela’s Upcoming Election, U.S. Seeks Observers it Can Influence

By Mark Weisbrot, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Mark Weisbrot for The Huffington Post - In Washington, it's just seen as the way the world works. Just as big fish eat little fish and lions prey on antelope, so there is no moral shame in the [...]

1 In 4 Renters Spend Half Their Income On Housing

By RT, www.rt.com -

For more than one in four renters in the US, housing and utility costs take up at least half of their family's income, according to a new analysis of Census data. That number is up 26 percent [...]

International Labor Group Opposes US Interference In Venezuela

By ITUC, www.ituc-csi.org -

Sharan Burrow, ITUC General Secretary, said, “The US faces real threats to national security on many fronts and from within many countries, but there’s no evidence that Venezuela is one of them. [...]

Haiti: Corporations Are The New Conquistadors

By Andrey Panevin, www.mintpressnews.com -

On the 12th of January 2010, Haiti was devastated by a magnitude 7.0 earthquake. An estimated 3 million people were affected, with upwards of 160,000 to 316,000 people killed. In the wake of this [...]

Leaks Show TAFTA Will Undermine Sovereignty & Democracy

By Glyn Moody, www.techdirt.com -

It has long been evident that TAFTA/TTIP is not a traditional trade agreement -- that is, one that seeks to promote trade by removing discriminatory local tariffs on imported goods and services. [...]

Protests Against State Violence Go Worldwide

Mexican activists were joined yesterday by solidarity protests in the United States and around the word. Under the banner of “Todos Somos Ayotzinapa – Todos Somos Ferguson,” a number of [...]

US-China Climate Accord Is Neither ‘Historic’ Nor A ‘Landmark’

By Minqi Li and Janet Redman, www.therealnews.com -

PERIES: So if we could start with you, Professor Li, what's in the accord in terms of China's commitments? LI: Well, my understanding is that in this commitment, which the mainstream media [...]

U.S.-China Agreement Will Not Fix The Climate

By Kate Colwell, www.foe.org -

In response to the announcement of a negotiated deal between the United States and China on greenhouse gas reductions, Friends of the Earth U.S. President Erich Pica made the following [...]

Japanese Resist US Military Bases In Okinawa

By Ayano Ginoza, Michiko Hase and Gwyn Kirk, www.fpif.org -

They come in kayaks and canoes to protect the bay, maintain a tent city on the beach, and hold candlelight vigils. From posters to marches, songs, and a petition expressing international [...]

Report: US Pays More For Slower Internet Service

By New America, www.newamerica.com -

A new report from New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI) finds that customers in the U.S. continue to pay higher prices for slower Internet. Building on previous research regarding the [...]

Documents Show US Sides With Israel In Death Of US Citizen

By Jessica Lee, www.truth-out.org -

When it comes to this summer's Israeli bombardment of Gaza and the slaughter of more than 2,000 Palestinians, including 500 children, it's easy to wonder if American apologists for Israeli [...]