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textG20 Discusses Stimulus, Climate and Aid for Developing Countries by Zach Conti
G20 finance ministers met Friday to discuss global coronavirus response....
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:14PM
textElected Officials to Protect America see Biden's clean car plan can help health outcomes by Ramona du Houx
EOPA, as part of President Biden’s overall climate agenda, supports Majority Leader Sen. Schumer’s clean car plan and urges President Biden to initiate the process of making it law right after his American Rescue Plan is passed. Toxic pollution from cars and trucks are cutting lives short in communities of color and low-income communities across the U.S. Decades of vehicle emissions and other ambient pollution have created disproportionate negative impacts on the economic vitality, health, an...
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:42AM
textRepublican Hypocrisy Is No Reason to Support Neera Tanden by Norman Solomon
Enablers of corporate Democrats are dangerous...
Posted: Thu Feb 25, 2021 8:00PM
textMore than 215 Groups Call on G20 to Access $3 Trillion in Global Reserve Funds for Develop by Zach Conti
Washington DC – More than 215 organizations sent a letter to the G20 and IMF to issue $3 trillion in global reserves, known as Special Drawing Rights (SDRs)....
Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:22PM
textCatholic Bishops and Jubilee USA Network Ask Biden for Global COVID Aid and Debt Relief by Zachary Conti
The Biden Administration should support the release of $3 trillion in global reserve funds to support developing countries confront the COVID pandemic, say the US Catholic Bishops and Jubilee USA Network in a letter to President Biden....
Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2021 2:18PM
textCalifornia petition drive on track to force recall election this year by Dan Conway (WSWS Repost)
The right-wing petition drive against California Governor Gavin Newsom, organized by the state Republican Party, is on track to reach the 1.5 million signature threshold required to force a recall election later this year....
Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:20PM
textG7 Discusses Vaccines, Debt Relief, Tax Plans and Climate Change by Zach Conti
Biden Commits $4 Billion for Vaccine Distribution in Developing Countries...
Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:11AM
textCuomo and Newsom Symbolize the Rot of Corporate Democrats by Norman Solomon
The dire need for progressive populism...
Posted: Wed Feb 17, 2021 5:57PM
textPuerto Rico and US Religious Leaders Urge Biden on Jobs, Disaster Aid and SSI by Zach Conti
Administration Legal Move Could Release $2.3 Billion for Vulnerable Puerto Ricans, Say Faith Leaders...
Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 10:56AM
textGlobal Economic Recovery, Debt, Climate, Vaccines Top G7 Finance Agenda by Zach Conti
Japan Says Accessing Global Reserve Funds Discussed...
Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:44AM
imageDemocrats seek to whitewash Republican Party role in January 6 coup
by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
As a party of Wall Street and the military and intelligence agencies, the Democrats are opposed to any real exposure of the social and political forces behind the January 6 coup....
Posted: Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:10AM
textWhat About the “Unimpeachable” Offenses? by Norman Solomon
Hidden in plain sight...
Posted: Mon Feb 8, 2021 10:52AM
textAfter Default, Zambia Becomes Third Country Seeking G20 Debt Relief by Zachary Conti
Zambia requested the G20 coronavirus debt relief process, the "Common Framework for Debt Treatment beyond the Debt Service Suspension Initiative."...
Posted: Fri Feb 5, 2021 6:33AM
textPeace and Freedom Party legislative proposals for 2021 by Cres Vellucci
Peace and Freedom Party seeks: representation in the California State Legislature; to match the rental exemptions of Costa-Hawkins with those of AB 1482; and to allow non-citizen parents and guardians the right to vote in school district elections....
Posted: Wed Feb 3, 2021 12:11AM
imageWhat's at Stake in Ecuador's Elections?
by Harvey Goldberg
Andrés Arauz is the candidate for President of Union Por La Esperanza. Despite years of repression of the progressive/left, this party allied with former President Rafael Correa has led in all polls over the last month....
Posted: Tue Feb 2, 2021 6:13AM
textDon’t Grade President Biden on a Curve by Norman Solomon
Being better than Trump is a high jump over abysmal standards...
Posted: Mon Feb 1, 2021 2:44AM
imageA List of All the Pro Trump Terrorists So Far
by Al Carroll
All the terrorists listed openly proclaimed themselves to be not simply Trump supporters, but motivated to commit terrorism based on being incited to by Trump. Most also were publicly defended by Trump....
Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:13AM
imageRepublicans unite behind Trump
by Barry Grey (WSWS repost)
In any politically healthy system, the Republican Party would have been irreparably discredited and disgraced by its complicity in the attempted coup. Yet less than three weeks later, it arrogantly and defiantly reasserts its defense of Trump and his fascist supporters. Workers must demand a full and open investigation!...
Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 10:08AM
textChad: First Country Requests Debt Relief from G20 Process by Zachary Conti
Chad became the first country to officially seek debt reduction under a G20-established coronavirus response process....
Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:33AM
text"Amid Exceptional Uncertainty" IMF Projects Challenges for Developing Countries by Zachary Conti
The International Monetary Fund released projections on the world economy as countries continue to wrestle with the coronavirus....
Posted: Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:37AM