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text In the wake of Bolsonaro's election victory... by Alice at Survival International
"It’s a shame that the Brazilian cavalry hasn’t been as efficient as the Americans, who exterminated the [U.S.] Indians" – Jair Bolsonaro, President-elect of Brazil...
Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:52PM
text December 10, 2018: Call for a Transnational Day of Action by Anarchists, libertarians, anarcho-syndicalist
A call for a transnational day of action on December 10, 2018 was published on Indymedia Athens, on November 9, 2018, by anarchists, libertarians, anarcho-syndicalists, autonomous and anti-authoritarians from several regions of the world (Greece, France, Argentina, Spain, Algeria, Italy, Mexico, Belgium, Canada, Germany. https://athens.indymedia.org/post/1592897 (English - French - Eλληνικά - Español - Deutsch - Português – Italiano - Românesc)...
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:47AM
text The Shortwave Report 11/16/18 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, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:21PM
text The Shortwave Report 11/09/18 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, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Nov 8, 2018 5:13PM
text Iraqi Artist Will Exhibit for First Time in Cuba by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The artist of Iraqi origin and Dutch nationality Athar Jaber, will be exhibiting for the first time in Cuba, as part of the program of the 13th Belgian Week in Havana, the organizers announced at a press conference....
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 1:39AM
text The Shortwave Report 11/02/18 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 Japan, Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Nov 1, 2018 4:51PM
text Right-wing Populism: A Wave of Nostalgia by Cornelia Koppetsch
For decades, western societies were marked by pluralization, individualization, and liberalization. Why are attitudes and pressures of society against these trends becoming dominant? Why are escalating inequalities leading to the rise of right-wing parties and not primarily to renewed capitalism criticism? Right-wing populism is anti-liberal....
Posted: Thu Nov 1, 2018 3:58AM
text Death by Facebook by AVAAZ
Brazil has elected Jair Bolsonaro President, a man who praises torture, says he'll end all activism and threatens to kill 30,000 leftists. How could this insanity happen?!?! Facebook....
Posted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:07AM
text Democracy in the Madhouse by Darryl Robert Schoon
With unprecedented attention on the US midterms, democracy's origins should be considered to help explain and accept next week's outcomes. Note: democracy's origins are as suspect as its results....
Posted: Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:19AM
text What Can Destroy Enclosure? by anonymous
The entire world now lives in a totalitarian capitalist police state. This system is more generally called Enclosure. It is far more repressive than life under fuedalism was and ever could have been. What could possibly bring about the end of this epoch of human slavery and elite rule?...
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:49AM
text The Shortwave Report 10/26/18 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, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:31PM
text Oversight Board Reviews New Fiscal Plan for Puerto Rico by Kate Zeller
Puerto Rico's oversight board reviews a new plan on economic growth and debt payments to the island's creditors in San Juan today....
Posted: Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:15AM
text Oakland and San Francisco Named As Human Rights Violators by Posted by Lynda Carson
The Oakland conditions of discrimination and harassment of unhoused encampment residents and punitive denials of access to basic services constitute “cruel and inhuman treatment and is a violation of multiple human rights…"...
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:57PM
text Brazil, Bolsonaro: fraudulent campaign! by João Mac Unaíma
The two shameful actions have been decisive for securing him the first place in the polls and are also enough to pay him the cassation of his candidacy and his replacement by Ciro Gomes, third place in the first Brazilian round....
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:53PM
text The Shortwave Report 10/19/18 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, Radio Havana Cuba, and Radio Deutsche-Welle....
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:34PM
text IMF and World Bank Warn of Financial Crisis as Indonesian Currency Hits Asian Crisis Low by Lydia Andrews
World leaders, finance ministers, heads of banks and nongovernmental organizations begin the Annual IMF and World Bank Meetings held this year in Indonesia. Ahead of the meetings the IMF issued stark warnings that another global financial crisis could be on the horizon. As the meetings kickoff, the currency of Indonesia hit lows reminiscent of the devastating "Asian Financial Crisis" of the 1990s....
Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:36PM
text The Shortwave Report 10/12/18 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, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:11PM
text Dark Clouds Gather on Horizon for Financial System, Warns International Monetary Fund by Kate Zeller
Bali, Indonesia -The International Monetary Fund releases its "Global Financial Stability Report" ahead of its Annual Meetings held this year in Southeast Asia....
Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:10AM
text IMF Lowers Global Growth Projections and Raises Concerns of Financial Crisis by Kate Zeller
Bali, Indonesia - The International Monetary Fund released the World Economic Outlook Report and lowered global growth projections to 3.7 percent for 2018 and 2019....
Posted: Tue Oct 9, 2018 8:22AM
text The Shortwave Report 09/28/18 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, Sputnik Radio, and NHK World Radio Japan....
Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2018 4:28PM