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In the last two days, hundreds of Kurds took the street mainly in Kurdish cities and towns of Turkey to protest Turkish state’s support to IS
Seed sovereignty is the foundation of food sovereignty
What we on the left who oppose US empire should be doing is not undermining the indigenous activists in Hong Kong
Amid the Syrian warzone a democratic experiment is being stamped into the ground by Isis. That the wider world is unaware is a scandal
Gandhi accepted a settlement that had limited instrumental value but that allowed the movement to claim a symbolic win
Help be the change you’re seeking to make
Overall, it is the success of Morales’ party in bringing about positive change that will lead to electoral victory
The tribunal presented a panorama of oppression, but also a panorama of resistance
What’s next for the upcoming Weekend of Resistance?
Jack Rasmus explains how the emerging recessions in Latin American economies are the direct consequence of recent shifting of US economic policies over the past year
War propaganda maintains that the other side only speaks the language of violence
What we have then is not only a climate crisis, but also a crisis of freedom
The last thing the Washington political class and the economic elites who control it want is for this war to end
Here’s how Facebook, Google, and Apple are tracking you now
The demands of business dominate our politicians and embed inequality. It’s a full-blown assault on democracy
Why did the GDR go under?
“I feel we’re compelled by our conscience“
Economic rights cannot be separated from social rights
A New Political Economy is Needed
Violent Kurdish protests spread to many cities in Turkey, including Ankara and Istanbul
US strategy lies in ruins
In transmitting President Richard Nixon’s orders for a “massive” bombing of Cambodia in 1969, Henry Kissinger said, “Anything that flies on everything that moves”. As Barack Obama ignites his seventh war against the Muslim world since he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, the orchestrated hysteria and lies make one almost nostalgic for Kissinger’s murderous Read more…
Turkish-Kurdish peace process appears to be on verge of collapse
It is difficult for most white people to appreciate the racial terror with which people of color live
Thousands of fanatical followers, led by the cleric-cricketer combination of Tahirul Qadri and Imran Khan, hold Islamabad hostage
Why when we’re alive do we act as if the whole thing isn’t insane?
Unfortunately, even if the economics profession were greatly reformed, we could not rely on corporate journalists to report the consensus among economists accurately
Two prominent professors and authors, Ilan Pappé and Norman Finkelstein, go head to head.
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Neither coups nor dictatorships are unusual in Thailand
The people of the Middle East face the threat of a large-scale massacre.
Wall Street woke up feeling a little sad this morning, for its favorite candidate in Brazil’s presidential election, Marina Silva, placed third
The fate of the Kurdish enclave in Kobani appears to be sealed
Interview on how the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 that helped create the threat now posed by the Islamic State
We are dealing with a systemic problem, one that displays historical continuity and is but one manifestation of a government bought and paid for with corporate money
Many will react to this assessment of Protective Edge as without legal authority and dismiss it as merely recording the predictable views of a “kangaroo court”
For Syrians and Iraqis, the fate of western hostages is a minor issue when so many of them have been murdered, raped and enslaved by Isil
ISIL Closes in on Syrian Kurds
Acts of civil disobedience have continued in the St. Louis area, with local and national organizers planning several weeks of resistance through a project called Ferguson October.
Sheridan’s Scorched Earth Campaign
We are “ecosocialists” because the climate crisis now bearing down on us is the major issue facing the world’s peoples
War planners are predicting that the latest conflict could rage for three years or longer
The USA is taking advantage of the emerging recessions in Latin America
Questioning someone’s integrity is not something I do lightly, especially when I share much ideological common ground with them
Black resistance and British policy left the colonists no choice but to secede from the British Empire if they wanted to preserve and expand their profitable slave system
Workers can think and act like trade unionists even if they don’t have a union contract
America’s Soundtrack of Hysteria
In part two of our interview, Dr. Cornel West compares the legacy of President Obama to another Nobel Prize winner, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. “Barack Obama commits war crimes — Somalia, Yemen. He commits war crimes in Pakistan, Afghanistan,” West said. “Martin Luther King Jr. tried to keep a spotlight on war Read more…
Will Hollywood Give Him Last Word Against the CIA’s Media Apologists?
Neo-liberalism seems to have nine lives in Poland
Investment of public money needs transparency and accountability