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text How Baghdad’s Youth Movement is Uniting A Divided Nation by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
At first glance, the story behind the Baghdad City of Peace Carnival sounds entirely improbable: a carnival with music, dancing, and colourful balloons in downtown Baghdad? Thousands of young people volunteering their time with hopes of improving their society?...
Posted: Fri Aug 4, 2017 3:23AM
text The Shortwave Report 07/21/17 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. Spanish National Radio, NHK Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:38PM
text War in Mosul draws to a brutal end by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
On 10 July, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi declared victory in Mosul, bringing about the end of a military operation that began last October....
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:42AM
text Thousands of Mosul children in grave danger by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Save the Children is providing clean water and other life-saving aid to thousands of people in camps such as Hamam al Alil and Jed'ah, but warns that the enormous needs are now likely to grow....
Posted: Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:39PM
text #WITHREFUGEES: KHALIDA’S STORY by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
On Tuesday 20th June, the United Nations marked World Refugee Day across the globe, where the voices of those displaced by conflict were heard around the world. Across the world, 24 people had to flee their homes every single minute in 2016....
Posted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:17AM
text The Shortwave Report 06/16/17 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. Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, NHK Japan, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2017 5:24PM
text The Shortwave Report 06/02/17 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. Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, Spanish National Radio, and NHK Japan....
Posted: Thu Jun 1, 2017 4:59PM
text Chelsea Manning is Free by Power to the People
Chelsea Manning, who exposed American war crimes in Iraq, as she was required to do by the Nuremberg Principles when a member of the US military, is free. She was released at 2 a.m. Central Time from Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas....
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 7:37AM
text The Jiyan Foundation, Supporting Survivors of ISIS Terror in Iraq by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The Jiyan Foundation strives for a society where the dignity of the human person is protected, where adults and children enjoy the right to life and liberty, and where citizens are free from torture and terror....
Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 1:33AM
text Imprint of Hope Are Making Iraq Great and Beautiful by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
In addition to decorating the city’s walls, Imprint of Hope also paints orphanages, nurseries and public buildings, including a children’s cancer hospital....
Posted: Thu Apr 13, 2017 2:45AM
text Support AMAR by #EscapingDarkness by Hussein Al-alak
Overcoming the trauma of war, has become a top priority for a leading charity in Iraq, which is helping those caught up in the current conflict....
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:36PM
text Building Football Dreams in Iraq by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Football is playing a major role in helping young people in Iraq, overcome the trauma and terror of war....
Posted: Thu Jan 5, 2017 2:58PM
text The Genocide Against the Mandaeans of Iraq Continues by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The Mandaean community of Iraq, is appealing for international solidarity, in its efforts to prevent its community from dying out in Iraq....
Posted: Thu Dec 8, 2016 2:47PM
text The Shortwave Report 10/28/16 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 World Radio Japan, Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:24PM
text Mosul offensive stirs a cauldron of conflicts by WSWS
Iraqi Army units and troops of the autonomous Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), backed by US and allied air power, special forces and “advisors,” continue to push toward the Islamic State (ISIS)-held northern city of Mosul and the estimated 1.5 million civilians trapped within its confines. In the past 24 hours, Kurdish forces claimed to have captured villages and towns to the city’s north and east, while Iraqi Army units advanced from the south...
Posted: Sat Oct 22, 2016 3:31AM
text Children fleeing ISIS-held area in Iraq face dire conditions by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Children fleeing the jihadist-held Hawijah area in north Iraq are dying of thirst and being killed by makeshift bombs, Save the Children said on Thursday....
Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2016 2:21AM
text The Shortwave Report 10/14/16 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 World Radio Japan, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:42PM
text Karrada Anti-Terror Call in Iraqi Film by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
After the repeated bomb attacks against Iraqi civilians in Karrada, Baghdad, the Iraqi community of Canada is using the art of film, to issue a global warning against terrorism....
Posted: Wed Sep 7, 2016 4:11AM
text The Shortwave Report 07/08/16 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. Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, NHK World Radio Japan, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 4:53PM
text Class War 03/2016: IRAQ 1991 – Class war and bourgeois containment by CLASS WAR
It was a quarter of a century ago, on March 7th, 1991, when the proletarian uprising in Iraq against war showed to the world proletariat the only way forward to eliminate wars forever. As always, on the other side of the social barricade, all the global forces of Capital acted as one body to liquidate the autonomy of our class....
Posted: Tue May 17, 2016 8:49AM