It’s Time We Occupied Congress

By Joy First, Popular Resistance. -

As I entered my jail cell at Capitol Police Headquarters in Washington, DC, I sat down on the cold steel bench and looked around thinking - here I am again.  My eyes came to the mirror above the [...]

7 Protesters Arrested After Sit-In At Rep. Steny Hoyer’s Office

By Talia Richman, -

The protesters were demanding to meet with the Southern Maryland lawmaker about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. A group of about 12 protesters gathered in Hoyer’s office Thursday afternoon and [...]

Remaining Peaceful Was Their Choice

By Kathy Kelly, -

People living now in Yemen’s third largest city, Ta’iz, have endured unimaginable circumstances for the past three years. Civilians fear to go outside lest they be shot by a sniper or step on a [...]

Kathy Kelly Says Let Yemenis Live

By Kathy Kelly, -

On May 2, 2017, before becoming Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, as Minister of Defense, spoke about the Saudi-led coalition’s war in Yemen, a war he orchestrated since March of [...]

Why Is US Complicity In Yemen’s Crisis Ignored?

By Aaron Maté, -

By Aaron Maté for The Real News Network. Not mentioned by 60 Minutes is that the U.S. government also might not want American viewers to see Yemeni suffering. That's because the U.S. government [...]

Lobbying To Undermine Opponents Of Yemen War

By Alex Emmons, -

By Alex Emmons for The Intercept - STARVING CHILDREN WITH haunting eyes and emaciated bodies. Bombed-out hospitals and homes. A cholera epidemic that is the largest and fastest-spreading in [...]

The Faces Of Yemen – Where Is American “Outrage?”

By Brandon Turbeville, -

By Brandon Turbeville for Information Clearing House - The calculations were made before Saudi Arabia tightened an already severe blockade on rebel-held parts of the country in response to a [...]

Stop Obama- And Trump-Supported War On People Of Yemen!

By Ajamu Baraka, -

By Ajamu Baraka of the Black Alliance for Peace - Barack Obama’s administration gave the green light to the Saudi war on Yemen. Back then, this war could not have been launched and executed [...]

False News: 60 Minutes Treats US As Yemen Savior

By Adam Johnson, -

By Adam Johnson for FAIR - In one of the most glaring, power-serving omissions in some time, CBS News’ 60 Minutes (11/19/17) took a deep dive into the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and did not [...]

Saudis Bomb Yemen’s International Airport, Amid Devastating Blockade

By Staff, -

By Staff of Tele Sur - A Houthi statement said that the attack “is an explicit violation of international covenants and treaties, which stipulate that civilian airports are not targeted.” The [...]

From A Concert In Las Vegas To A Funeral In Yemen

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin. While Americans are mourning the mass shooting in Las Vegas that so tragically took the lives of over 50 concert-goers, people in Yemen will be marking the one-year anniversary [...]

Left-Right Alliance Against U.S.-Saudi War On Yemen

By Staff, -

By Staff of IPA - Katrina vanden Heuvel just wrote the piece “Congress’s War Powers Must Be Made a Reality” in the Washington Post. She writes: “What does it take to get Congress to act on vital [...]

Lawmakers Demand U.S. Withdrawal From Saudi-Led War In Yemen

By Dan De Luce, -

By Dan De Luce for Foreign Policy - Four lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan bill that would halt U.S. military assistance to the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen on grounds that Congress has never [...]

Yemenis Mark 3rd Anniversary Of Ansarullah Uprising

By Staff, -

By Staff of Tele Sur - Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis have converged in Sana'a to mark the third anniversary of the Sept. 21 Ansarullah uprising against foreign attacks. Demonstrators condemned [...]

Half A Million People Infected As Yemen Cholera Epidemic Continues To Spread

By Staff, -

By Staff of Oxfam - "Yemen's catastrophic cholera crisis is rewriting the miserable history of this disease. Our common humanity tells us that this massive crisis demands a massive response. [...]

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