imageNLG Statement on the Coup in Bolivia
by National Lawyers Guild
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) strongly condemns the military coup that took place in Bolivia on November 10, followed by the self-declared presidency of extreme right-wing Bolivian senator Jeanine Áñez, in violation of the Constitution of Bolivia....
Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:47PM
textJoe Biden’s AstroTurf Campaign by Norman Solomon
Beelines for wealthy donors...
Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:15PM
textCalifornia's Homeless Population: What do they do until there's No Place Like Home? by Miranda Morgan
Op-ed about the need for immediate housing options for California's increasing homeless population....
Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:15AM
imageTop Bolivian coup plotters trained by US military’s SOA
by Jeb Sprague (The Grayzone)
Commanders of Bolivia’s military and police helped plot the coup and guaranteed its success. They were previously educated for insurrection in the US government’s notorious School of the Americas and FBI training programs....
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:48PM
textBiden and Bloomberg Want Uncle Sam to Defer to Uncle Scrooge by Norman Solomon
For billionaires, sometimes good flunky candidates are hard to find...
Posted: Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:42PM
textThe Crass Warfare of Billionaires Against Sanders and Warren by Norman Solomon
An existential crisis for ruling circles...
Posted: Thu Nov 7, 2019 12:12PM
imageU.S. Congress Initiative May Launch a Political Crisis in Ukraine
by Jorge Wilson
Ukraine's permanent cooperation with the international community makes it impossible to imagine that changes in the Ukrainian policy wouldn't affect the US and the EU foreign agenda....
Posted: Thu Nov 7, 2019 12:15AM
textAustralian prime minister plans to outlaw climate activism by GetUp
The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, has just told a room full of mining lobbyists that he's begun work on legislation to outlaw climate activism – banning climate protests, boycotts and "disruptive" strikes.1 It's the most alarming attack we've seen yet – threatening people's right to take action against climate-denying politicians, and corporate climate wreckers....
Posted: Wed Nov 6, 2019 7:35AM
textExposed by Ambassador Sondland, Trump will say anything to remain in the oval office by Lynda Carson
Ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland miraculously recalls that there was a “quid pro quo” according to a new three-page addition to his testimony that was just released!...
Posted: Tue Nov 5, 2019 11:53PM
textGreenland. How Much Does a Deal with the Devil Cost? by Kirk Miller
In August 2019 the whole world was resonated with the news that U.S. President Donald Trump desired to buy Greenland from the Danish Realm!...
Posted: Tue Nov 5, 2019 1:05AM
textCampaign Legal Center exposed Rudy Giuliani’s indicted associates by Lynda Carson
On Wednesday October 9, 2019, two of Rudy Giuliani’s indicted associates (Ukrainian-Americans) were arrested at an airport while they were apparently trying to flee the country after being accused of violating campaign finance laws. It was the fine work of the Campaign Legal Center that exposed Rudy Giuliani’s indicted associates....
Posted: Sat Nov 2, 2019 9:12PM
text"Mysterious" Nuclear Explosion Last Summer by Michael Steinberg
A nuclear weapons explosions last summer begs our attention....
Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 5:15PM
textAdam Schiff Is No Friend of Progressives by Norman Solomon
A tactical alliance is temporary...
Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 1:48PM
textUrgent: Stand up for Rojava in the Face of Turkish Aggression by Hang Erdo
Fighting and airstrikes continue during the ceasefire. Brutal Turkish artillery, jihadis employed by Ankara, and airstrikes have created 200,000 internally displaced persons and threaten the very existence of the emancipatory self-government in Rojava and the Kurds themselves. Today they are using tanks to push toward one of the last major cities, Tel Tamir, to push the people into the desert. Please stand up in solidarity!...
Posted: Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:38AM
documentGov. Newsom Urged to Phase Out Fossil Fuel Cars by 2030
by Center for Biological Diversity
California’s New Vehicles Study Must Meet Urgency of Climate Crisis...
Posted: Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:17PM
text‘We want to see change’: Calls for national commissioner for AustralianIndigenous children by Luke Michael at ProBono Australia
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people are 17 times more likely to be in juvenile detention and 10 times more likely to be in out-of-home care in Australia. More than 80 community groups are calling for a national commissioner for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people to help uncover systemic issues impacting Indigenous children....
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:11AM
imageColonel Charles Young Memorial Highway
by Edited from Dana Dierkes
November 1903 celebrated an amazing accomplishment at Sequoia National Park. November 2019 we prepare to recall and resurrect the reason for the original celebration by helping establish the Colonel Charles Young Memorial Highway for the world to see....
Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 9:32PM
imageEurope - Help free Africa's last colony!
Elghalia Djimi was tortured for years, with acid, dogs, and sexual violence — yet she continues her brave and gritty struggle for justice and freedom in Africa’s last colony. We have a rare opportunity to help put an end to over 40 years of occupation....
Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:58AM
imageLargest McStrike launched at 6 South London stores
by Fast Food Rights
October 25, 2019 - The Bakers Food and Allied Workers’ Union (BFAWU) will today notify 6 London McDonald’s stores that its members will go on strike on 12 November as part of an international day of action for fast food workers’ rights....
Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 10:22AM
textFeds Launch Process to Protect Endangered West Coast Orcas From Vessel Disturbance by Center for Biological Diversity
Announcement Follows Lawsuit Over ‘Whale Protection Zone’ in Washington’s Inland Waters...
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2019 10:40PM