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imageChinese Investors Wage Union Busting War On Namibian MUN Mine Workers
by Labor Video Project
Chinese investors both state and private in Namibia are engaging in a massive union busting campaign against the Mineworkers Union Of Namibia breaking strikes with the use of Chinese nationals and also firing union leaders including the 9 MUN union executive members of the Rossing Mine which is owned by the Chinese National Nuclear Corporation CNNC....
Posted: Mon Aug 2, 2021 3:58PM
imageWater Protectors Shot with Rubber Bullets and Tear Gas now Denied Medications in Jail
by Giniw Collective
Water Protectors at Stop Line 3 were brutally arrested by Sheriffs' deputies using excessive force, tear gas, rubber bullets and pepper bullets. Water Protectors now in Pennington County jail in northern Minnesota are being denied medications and being fed moldy food, Giniw Collective said....
Posted: Mon Aug 2, 2021 3:52AM
textThe new school and Farewell to capitalism by Kerstin Chavent and Rudiger Dammann
"You can never solve problems with the same way of thinking that created them." That is why copyright reform, patent and property law, and many other regulations of the material "goods economy" that have grown up in the industrial age are not suitable for meeting the challenges of the information universe....
Posted: Mon Aug 2, 2021 3:42AM
imageMinnesota Sheriff Deputy's Brutal Arrest of Grandmother Defending River from Enbridge
by Brenda Norrell
A grandmother was brutally arrested by a Clearwater County Sheriff Deputy in northern Minnesota. She was protecting the Mississippi River from the onslaught of the Canadian corporation Enbridge, and its Line 3 pipeline for dirty crude oil from Canada. The gruesome arrest is documented on video....
Posted: Sun Aug 1, 2021 6:28AM
documentUnhoused Bill of Rights Introduced by Representative Cori Bush (MO-01)
by National Homelessness Law Center
(July 29, 2021, Washington, D.C.) – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Cori Bush (MO-01) unveiled the Unhoused Bill of Rights, the “first federal resolution to declare unalienable rights for unhoused persons and provide solutions to permanently end the crisis by 2025.”...
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 4:54PM
imageUS gymnast Simone Biles, the Olympic games and “the weight of the world”
by David Walsh (WSWS repost)
The decision by Biles to withdraw from competition during the Olympic team final in Tokyo on Tuesday has drawn censure from various quarters, much of it politically or ideologically motivated....
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:45AM
textCapitalism as the religion of indebtedness and debt by Maurizio Lazzarato and Klaus Wagener
In capitalism, the fundamental social relation is neither exchange nor production. Rather, it is debt that dominates and supersedes every other way of recognizing and valorizing the measure between people. Those who have money are creditworthy, manifesting the sign of God's grace....
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 6:48AM
imageOregon Approves Petition to Increase Marbled Murrelet Endangered Species Protection
by Center for Biological Diversity
Coastal Seabird at Risk of Extinction From Climate Change...
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:51PM
textHow the financial market redistributes from poor to rich by Gerhard Schick
"Some business models, such as high-frequency trading, where huge blocks of shares are shuffled back and forth every millisecond, have no added value for society, but bring profits to a few financial professionals at the expense of everyone else."...
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:58AM
imageOppose the right-wing campaign against vaccination!
by World Socialist Web Site (repost)
For the self-defense of the working class, mass vaccination is an elementary requirement....
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:28AM
textJubilee USA Statement on World Trade Organization Meeting by Olivia Engling
The World Trade Organization closed two-day meetings on pandemic response policies that included a proposal to temporarily wave COVID vaccine patents....
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:37AM
imageSecretary Haaland to welcome totem pole at DC event on National Mall
by Red Road to DC
Event is part of cross-country tour of Indigenous sacred sites...
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 12:13AM
textPuerto Rico Job Creation Bill Introduced in Senate by Olivia Engling
Companies could get tax breaks for creating jobs in Puerto Rico, under a bipartisan bill introduced by Senators Robert Menendez (D) and Roger Wicker (R)....
Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2021 1:17PM
imageLawsuit Threatened Over U.S. Failure to Protect Imperiled Wildlife From Marine Highway Program
by Center for Biological Diversity
Program Funds Expansion of Ship Traffic That Harms Protected Species...
Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2021 11:33AM
imageRepublicans rally for Trump mob as hearing details fascist violence
by Barry Grey (WSWS repost)
The openly fascist faction of the House Republicans, led by Marjorie Taylor Greene, held a press conference in front of the Justice Department to defend what they called the “political prisoners” imprisoned for their roles in the January 6 assault on Congress....
Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2021 7:25AM
textOnline events with Michael Pollan, Dennis McKenna, Ellen Brown, Cheryl Davila, etc. by Toward increasing Networking
Here are some about a dozen online events taking place over the next 4 days (and starting at 10:30 am tomorrow, July 28), featuring people such as Michael Pollan, Dennis McKenna, Ellen Brown, Giorgos Kallis, Cheryl Davila, Eduardo Martinez, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be inter...
Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 6:23PM
imageMINN: Police Mob Stalks Lone Red Lake Native Youth Water Protector, Provokes Arrests
by Brenda Norrell
In Thief River Falls, Minn., on Monday, an out-of-control police mob stalked a lone Red Lake Youth Water Protector without cause when he went a restroom. Then Sheriff's deputies provoked the arrests of two Water Protectors, who had just been released from jail for protecting the water, when they came to the Native youth's aid....
Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:40AM
textJoe Biden’s Relapse into Hallucinations About GOP Leaders by Norman Solomon
A president in dangerous denial...
Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:24AM
documentThe Jamal Journal Newspaper Issue #2 is now online!
by The Jamal Journal
The Jamal Journal Newspaper Issue #2 was released at the July 3 "In The Spirit of Consuewella Africa" Rally for Mumia at Philadelphia City Hall. Issue #2 is now available online....
Posted: Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:07PM