Corporate Siege and Trade in the 2018 Elections

Daniel Cooper Bermudez for Popular Resistance -

Trade policy is amounting to be an increasinly contentious topic as the Trump administration has clearly showed its intentions to keep major TPP provisions in NAFTA. Corporations are working with [...]

Anti-War Protesters In Germany Slam US Drone Strikes

By PressTV, www.presstv.ir -

By PressTV - Hundreds of anti-war protesters have staged a rally against the US military presence in Germany, voicing opposition to Washington’s use of killer drones around the world. Carrying [...]

10 Lessons Of The Iran Deal

By David Swanson, www.worldbeyondwar.org -

By David Swanson in World Beyond War - By the latest count, the nuclear agreement with Iran has enough support in the U.S. Senate to survive. This, even more than stopping the missile strikes on [...]

Is TTIP ‘Organised Money’?

By Mike Gold, www.radicalsoapbox.com -

By Mike Gold in Radical SoapBox - You thought the banking crisis and the recession were bad? You ain’t seen nothin’ yet! TTIP – Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership – is the latest deal [...]

Six New Ways The Poor Are Mistreated In The United States

By David Masciotra, www.alternet.org -

By David Masciotra in AlterNet - The war on the poor exposes the tyrannical turn of political administration in the United States – a country committed to mutating its criminal justice system, [...]

TTIP Can Only Be Read In Brussels ‘Reading Room’

By Zachary Davies Boren, www.independent.co.uk -

By Zachary Davies Boren in The Independent - The European Commission is making the secret Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) trade deal even more secret, introducing a new rule [...]

America’s Toxic ‘Partnership’ With Vietnam

By Finian Cunningham, www.informationclearinghouse.info -

By Finian Cunningham in Information Clearinghouse - America’s war on Vietnam may have officially ended 40 years ago, but the Southeast Asian country is still battling with the horrific legacy [...]

US Consulate To Citizens: Stay Away From New Zealand TPP Protest

By Andrea Germanos, www.commondreams.org -

By Andrea Germanos in Common Dreams - Stay away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership protest taking place Saturday in New Zealand's largest city, the United States Consulate has warned its [...]

WikiLeaks Goes After Hyper-Secret Euro-American Trade Pact

By Wikileaks, www.wikileaks.org -

By Wikileaks - Today, Tuesday 11th August, 9:15 BST, WikiLeaks has launched a campaign to crowd-source a €100,000 reward for Europe’s most wanted secret: the Transatlantic Trade and Investment [...]

Another Fake Front Group: US Institute Of Peace

By Lee Fang, www.firstlook.org -

By Lee Fang in The Intercept - The United States Institute of Peace is a publicly funded national institution chartered by the U.S. government to promote international peace through nonviolent [...]

The 100 Year Occupation of Haiti By The United States

By Mark Schuller, www.nacla.org -

By Mark Schuller in NACLA - This Tuesday marks the 100th anniversary of the commencement of the U.S. Occupation of Haiti. On July 28, 1915, U.S. Marines landed on the shores of Haiti, occupying [...]

Hedge Funds Helped Destroy Puerto Rico’s Economy, Poor Pay Price

By Alice Ollstein, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Alice Ollstein in Think Progress - Angry graffiti scrawled across the brightly colored buildings of San Juan tells the creditors of the world exactly where they can stick their plan to extract [...]

Okinawa Rejects Permits For New US Military Base

By Eric Johnston, www.japantimes.cop.jp -

By Eric Johnston in The Japan Times - As the Lower House passed controversial security bills Thursday designed to deepen Japan’s military ties with the United States, Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga [...]

Cuban Embassy Opens In Washington, But Issues Remain Unresolved

By Paul Lewis, www.theguardian.com -

By Paul Lewis in The Guardian - Cuba’s blue, red and white-starred flag has been raised above the country’s newly inaugurated embassy in Washington, heralding the formal restoration of diplomatic [...]

Historic Iran Nuke Deal Resets Eurasia’s ‘Great Game’: Escobar

By Pepe Escobar, www.atimes.com -

By Pepe Escobar in Asian Times - This is it. It is indeed historic. And diplomacy eventually wins. In terms of the New Great Game in Eurasia, and the ongoing tectonic shifts reorganizing Eurasia, [...]