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textWoodward revelations expose Democrats’ calls for “unity” with Republican coup plotters by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
The Biden White House and Democratic leaders in Congress see any investigation into the January 6 plots as an obstacle to bipartisan collaboration with the Republicans....
Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2021 10:25AM
textAs War Keeps Poisoning Humanity, Organizing Continues to Be the Antidote by Norman Solomon
"The Blob" of militarism keeps on oozing...
Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2021 5:09PM
textSeptember 11, the “war on terror” and the criminalization of American politics by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
The White House and media have rolled out the red carpet for the war criminals of the Bush administration, showing that the criminality of the “war on terror” has permanently entered the bloodstream of American politics....
Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2021 10:09PM
textWhy Congress Must Codify Roe by Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams
With all eyes on Texas Thursday [Sept 9] as the U.S. Justice Department sued the Lone Star State over its new abortion ban, Republican Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt held a ceremonial bill signing for nine so-called "pro-life" measures he approved during this year's legislative session—highlighting the need for Congress to protect reproductive rights at the federal level....
Posted: Sat Sep 11, 2021 4:18AM
imageUS Labor Imperialism, The CIA, NED, "Solidarity Center" Afghanistan & The AFL-CIO
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by Labor Video Project
Labor historian Kim Scipes discusses the history of the US labor unions role internationally. The AFL under Samuel Gompers and the AFL-CIO under their president worked with both parties and the US government to support US coups and wars abroad....
Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:18PM
imageO'odham Rights Report Exposes Abuse: Spy Towers and Border Patrol on Tohono O'odham Nation
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by Brenda Norrell
Ophelia Rivas, longtime founder of O'odham Voice Against the Wall, releases 81-page report on the destruction by Israel's Elbit Systems spy towers on the Tohono O'odham Nation, and the abuses by the U.S. Border Patrol on her homeland. Statement now in English, Spanish and French at Censored News....
Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 10:47AM
textBiden doubles down on reopening schools as child COVID-19 cases surge by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
By insisting on full reopening of schools in the midst of a deadly pandemic, the US president will be responsible for countless deaths of students, teachers and their families....
Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 10:00AM
image2021 National Black Agriculture Breakfast Forum
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
A 21st Century notion may help increase the current reality of @ 1% of United State Agriculture Producers of African Descent in both Urban Agriculture and Rural Agriculture Agribusiness...
Posted: Wed Sep 8, 2021 8:45AM
textAbortion Bounty Hunters in Texas Are Not ‘Whistleblowers’ by Norman Solomon
They’re Cruel Vigilantes...
Posted: Tue Sep 7, 2021 10:55AM
imageLabor Day 2021 takes place amidst surging pandemic and growth of the class struggle
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by Jerry White (WSWS repost)
Labor Day is marked in the United States today under conditions of a devastating resurgence of the pandemic. The reopening of schools and the whip of hunger and homelessness are aimed at driving millions of workers back into dangerous workplaces to produce the profits needed to finance the bailout of the corporations and the banks. There is, however, a growing movement of informed workers getting ready to break free of the corporatist trade unions....
Posted: Mon Sep 6, 2021 12:21PM
textBiden’s Revenge: Fueling ‘Madness of Militarism’ in Afghanistan by Norman Solomon
What goes around comes around...
Posted: Wed Sep 1, 2021 11:53AM
textNew York Times cites US torturer Michael Chertoff on Chinese “repression” by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
Over the weekend, the New York Times published an editorial calling China the world’s leading purveyor of “transnational repression,” based entirely on a report produced under the supervision of a war criminal....
Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:00AM
imageWater Protectors Document Escalating Police Brutality in Minnesota
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by By Giniw Collective
In August police escalated to torture. On August 11 water protectors shut down two different worksites. Police approached them on the site and when the water protectors refused to leave police began to use a torture tactic they refer to as “pain compliance.”...
Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2021 9:06PM
textBeyond market and state by Alex Demirovic
The dominant, financial market-oriented factions of capital are using the crisis to further enrich themselves at the expense of everyone else by attempting to appropriate even the wealth of society that is yet to be generated in the medium term by indebting the state. The left and civil society organizations have been warning of such a crisis for years....
Posted: Sun Aug 29, 2021 1:00PM
imageGlenn Greenwald calls for COVID-19 policies that “will kill people”
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by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
In an article published Wednesday, the Brazil-based journalist Glenn Greenwald calls for a “cost-benefit” calculation in determining whether public health measures should be implemented to stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic....
Posted: Sat Aug 28, 2021 9:42AM
textRescue Plan of the Biden Administration by Joachim Bischoff
Thanks to the rescue plan, the US economy is expected to grow faster than at any time since 1984. The rest of the world will also benefit. Families with children will receive tax rebates. 70% of Americans are in favor of the plan....
Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 12:05PM
textDigitization and poverty by Marcus Schwarzbach
Technology is replacing human labor... A widely acclaimed study by Carl Frey and Michael Osborne estimates that 47 percent of U.S. jobs in manufacturing, retail, or service industries such as medicine, banking, or architecture are at risk....
Posted: Wed Aug 25, 2021 10:35AM
imageO'odham Voice Against the Wall Releases New Report on Elbit Spy Towers
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by Brenda Norrell
O'odham Voice Against the Wall demands a halt to the destruction and surveillance underway by Israel's Elbit Systems on the Tohono O'odham Nation and an end to the militarization by the U.S. Border Patrol, in a new 81-page report released to the world today....
Posted: Wed Aug 25, 2021 8:52AM
textWill Senate Democrats Stoop to Confirming Rahm Emanuel as Ambassador? by Norman Solomon
Senators of good conscience must not vote to confirm him...
Posted: Mon Aug 23, 2021 12:06PM
textCasualties of reopening schools: Children dying from COVID-19 by Niles Niemuth (WSWS repost)
Amid a surge of COVID-19 cases throughout the United States, hundreds of children have lost their lives to the disease....
Posted: Wed Aug 18, 2021 10:40PM