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imageFight To Defend Argentinian Political Worker Activists Cesar Arakaki & Daniel Ruiz
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by Labor Video Project
This video is about the fight to defend Argentinian political worker activists Cesar Arakaki & Daniel Ruiz have been framed up and face years in prison for a charge of throwing rocks at a protest against the attack on pensions. Actor and militant of the PO Cesar Arakaki talks about the case....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 9:53PM
textOnline events w) Kate Raworth, Michael Hudson, Chomsky, Jared Diamond, Vandana Shiva, etc. by Toward increased Networking
Here are some 28 online events taking place over the next 2 weeks (and starting at 3 pm today, November 29th), featuring people such as Sarah Chayes, Kate Raworth, Seth Klein, Michael Hudson, Richard Gilman-Opal, Noam Chomsky, Leslie Davenport, Jared Diamond, Vandana Shiva, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, the UK, and Australia (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to...
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:08PM
textNew COVID Variant Forces Postponement of World Trade Ministers Meeting by Jubilee USA Network
The World Trade Organization postponed a meeting where trade ministers planned to decide on vaccine access and production issues for developing countries. The meeting, scheduled for Geneva, Switzerland, was canceled because of new travel restrictions due to the COVID Omicron variant. Waiving pharmaceutical company patents on COVID vaccines and treatments featured prominently on the agenda....
Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:57PM
imageLocal Lithium Mine was Kept Secret when Paiute Shoshone Journalist Made Final Warning
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by Brenda Norrell
A massive lithium mining deal was being kept secret when Paiute Shoshone Journalist Myron Dewey made his final warning about lithium mining in Nevada. Dewey was killed in a head-on collision the day after he live-streamed and warned of the dangers of both the Navy's bombing range here, and lithium mining....
Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 9:17AM
textThe road to barbarism by Robert Kurz
Capital is losing its capacity for productive investment and is turning to the financial markets, which are more profitable. It is with this money that the war machine and the trade deficit are financed. The US is under great pressure to constantly show that it is in control. Even the countries of the European Union have a major interest in the maintenance of this order....
Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:09AM
textSystem Transformation or Barbarism by Tomasz Konicz
Overcoming capital is thus a necessity for survival. Consequently, the climate question is not a question of burden sharing, it is not a question of social security. The global exploitation process of capital, in which resources and energy are burned to make more money out of money, must be overcome....
Posted: Wed Nov 24, 2021 2:52PM
textVictim of Kyle Rittenhouse Remembered for Trying to Save Lives at Protest by Democracy Now!
The parents of Anthony Huber, one of two men killed by Kyle Rittenhouse, say they are heartbroken and angry over the jury’s Friday verdict, and argue it failed to deliver justice for any of Rittenhouse’s victims....
Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 5:39AM
imageExtraction Industries, Construction, Finance: The Scourge of Corruption and Practical Solu
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by D. Price
Corruption is an endemic evil that can be fought. But we must have the courage to do so....
Posted: Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:10AM
text“Taliban” Embedded in U.S. Government and Supreme Court by Nayvin Gordon
Religious fanatics seek to impose their beliefs on everyone...
Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:45PM
imageKiller Kyle Rittenhouse's Republican Internship Offers Disgust Progressives
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by Brett Wilkins
Progressives recoiled in disgust Friday after at least three Republican U.S. lawmakers offered Kyle Rittenhouse congressional internships as relatives of the Kenosha killer's victims wept over his acquittal....
Posted: Mon Nov 22, 2021 1:03AM
textWhat will it be like after the pandemic? by Thomas Schwendener
From the March outbreak to the end of May 2020 alone, over forty million people filed initial claims for unemployment benefits. Images of endless lines in front of soup kitchens went around the world. In the meantime, the USA threatened to sink into chaos....
Posted: Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:26AM
textHouse Build Back Better Act Supports Puerto Rico by Olivia Engling
The House of Representatives voted to increase Medicaid funding and incentives to support manufacturing jobs in Puerto Rico as part of the Build Back Better Act....
Posted: Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:30AM
imageNew 700+ Page A.L.F. Writing Collection Available Again
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by Animal Liberation Press Office
Last month, former ALF activist Peter Young released a 700+ page book compiling nearly everything written by the Animal Liberation Front in North America. The book sold out on Amazon in one day, and availability has been a challenge since....
Posted: Thu Nov 18, 2021 8:19PM
textGlasgow Climate Deal Renews Pledge to Support Developing Countries by Olivia Engling
Two hundred countries finalized an agreement during COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland to limit global warming. In 2009, developed countries promised $100 billion of annual climate funding to developing countries by 2020. According to the OECD, funding estimates will not be met before 2023. The agreement expresses regret about the missed finance target and calls for increasing support for developing countries....
Posted: Wed Nov 17, 2021 8:12AM
imageApache Naelyn Pike: Women as Life Givers, Surviving the Extinction Plan
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by Brenda Norrell
Apache Naelyn Pike, 22, brought this powerful message: "When we are born, then they know that their plan for our extinction failed." This fact is empowering, Naelyn said during a panel of four women speaking on "Nature, Justice and Women's Leadership: A Strategic Trio for Effective Change," at the Bioneers Conference....
Posted: Sun Nov 14, 2021 10:39AM
textThe Shortwave Report 11/12/21 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and Radio Havana Cuba....
Posted: Thu Nov 11, 2021 5:16PM
textClimate Summit Debates Funding for Developing Countries to Combat Climate Change by Mahati Kalaparthy
As the climate summit approaches its final days in Scotland, 200 countries negotiate an agreement to combat climate change....
Posted: Wed Nov 10, 2021 1:38PM
textEarth Democracy by Vandana Shiva
We are part of the universe and the earth and must live in accordance with the laws of the universe as well as the earth. The most basic law is the realization that we share the planet with other beings and that we have a duty to care for our common home....
Posted: Wed Nov 10, 2021 4:28AM
textFound in Translation: New York Times Says Democrats Shouldn’t Challenge Oligarchy by Norman Solomon and Jeff Cohen
Decoding the newspeak...
Posted: Wed Nov 10, 2021 12:45AM
textThe Endgame of Capitalism by Norbert Haring
I develop a positive vision for a system change in part four. Before that, however, the question is raised how the corporations envision the system change: Their way of wanting to preserve their power after the inevitable collapse of the Ponzi-scheme of financial capitalism is a transition from free-market capitalism to a new version of feudalism....
Posted: Tue Nov 9, 2021 4:43AM