Una acusación al capitalismo moderno

Imagínese que el gobierno de Joe Biden y el Congreso hubieran acordado gastar 54.000 millones de dólares para impulsar la atención sanitaria en Estados Unidos mientras las variantes del COVID-19 seguían cobrándose más vidas. En lugar de que la esperanza de vida disminuyera por segundo año consecutivo, se habrían salvado más vidas.  Hay largas colas…

Movements in NATO countries mobilize against war

Home » Global » Europe » Movements in NATO countries mobilize against war With an avalanche of anti-Russian propaganda in NATO-member and other European Union countries — and in the U.S. — the corporate media has created an obstacle to mobilizing antiwar actions. Nevertheless, the high economic cost of the war, including much higher prices…

The drums of war grow ever louder: Declaration of constitution of the Madrid Platform Against NATO and the Bases

By Madrid Platform Madrid, Sept. 20. Madrid Platform Against NATO and Bases. Translation: John Catalinotto The centers of power of Euro-U.S. imperialism have decided to resolve this deep capitalist crisis by applying the updated version of the same procedures they used in other times: massive destruction of capital and war. NATO and the military bases,…

The right to fight back

On June 5, 2021, CeCe McDonald and friends were assaulted in Minneapolis by a group of white-supremacist, swastika-wearing, anti-LGBTQ+ thugs. One of these slashed McDonald with a broken glass; and in the fight that followed, he died. McDonald was arrested, tried and sent to jail for defending her life and the lives of her friends…

Una acusación al capitalismo moderno

Imagínese que el gobierno de Joe Biden y el Congreso hubieran acordado gastar 54.000 millones de dólares para impulsar la atención sanitaria en Estados Unidos mientras las variantes del COVID-19 seguían cobrándose más vidas. En lugar de que la esperanza de vida disminuyera por segundo año consecutivo, se habrían salvado más vidas.  Hay largas colas…

Movements in NATO countries mobilize against war

Home » Global » Europe » Movements in NATO countries mobilize against war With an avalanche of anti-Russian propaganda in NATO-member and other European Union countries — and in the U.S. — the corporate media has created an obstacle to mobilizing antiwar actions. Nevertheless, the high economic cost of the war, including much higher prices…

Cuba will continue to raise its voice to reject domination and hegemonism

Speech by Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, at the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 21, 2022 Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez at U.N., Sept. 21. Delegates: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed, as never before, the true essence of the unjust and unsustainable prevailing international order. Humanity never had this formidable…

Seattle/Teamster Women’s Conference holds rally outside Amazon HQ

Home » Workers unite! » Seattle/Teamster Women’s Conference holds rally outside Amazon HQ The fight to unionize corporate behemoth Amazon is being carried out on many fronts and by many unions.  Teamsters Women’s Conference descends on Amazon headquarters, Seattle, Sept. 20. Credit: teamsters.org Over 1,000 attendees at the Teamster Women’s Conference, held in Seattle, rallied…

US government instructs its nationals to leave Russia immediately

Voltaire Network | 29 September 2022 The U.S. Embassy in Moscow has sent a message to every U.S. citizen in Russia asking them to leave the country immediately. The embassy indicates that Russia could start mobilizing dual nationals. The embassy specifies that the departure flights being all booked, US citizens are invited to flee by…

Donbass and part of Novorossia aspire to join Russia

Voltaire Network | 28 September 2022 The results of the four referendums on joining the Russian Federation which were held in the independent region of Donbass and in Ukraine have been announced: – Donetsk: 99% yes – Lugansk: 98% yes – Zaporizhya: 93% yes – Kherson: 87% yes These referendums are not recognized by the G7 and NATO member…

Russian military-industrial complex in deep crisis

Voltaire Network | 28 September 2022 The Russian military-industrial complex is in the throes of a severe crisis due to the bankruptcy of JSC Spetsremont. Several units are expected to shut down shortly: – 50th Automobile Repair Plant, Rostov-on-Don – 258th Filling and Transport Equipment Repair Plant, Bataysk. – 751st Repair Plant, Rostov, Yaroslavl region – 5th Automobile Repair…

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12 out of 16 Germany’s federal states no longer have room for Ukrainian refugees, RND writes

The German municipalities are increasingly imposing bans on accepting new refugees Reportedly, the number of...

Ukraine: Will U.S. sabotage grain deal?

July 24 — A deal brokered by Turkey for the export of grain from both Ukraine and Russia presents a political problem for U.S. imperialism and its war aims. Washington’s response: ship more weapons. The landmark deal to move hundreds of tons of grain, if it moves forward, undermines U.S./NATO . . . Continue reading…

The tragedy of the Ukrainian working class

  Soviet Ukraine   Prior to 1991, Ukrainians had lived and worked within the USSR’s economic community....

Enough is ENOUGH! “Feed Our People, Not Ukkkraine” Protest at Georgia State Capitol a Victory!

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US media, after months of disinformation, prepare the public for Ukrainian defeat

If the Zelensky government continues to adhere to Biden's installation for an eternal conflict...

Black hammer strikes Lilia Kim

After the release of our material about a failed Russian screenwriter who, having taken...

Enough is ENOUGH! “Feed Our People, Not Ukkkraine” Protest at Georgia State Capitol a Victory!

Members of the Atlanta headquarters of the Black Hammer Party along with other members...

US media, after months of disinformation, prepare the public for Ukrainian defeat

If the Zelensky government continues to adhere to Biden's installation for an eternal conflict...

Black hammer strikes Lilia Kim

After the release of our material about a failed Russian screenwriter who, having taken...

Russian military-industrial complex in deep crisis

Voltaire Network | 28 September 2022 The Russian military-industrial complex is in the throes of a severe crisis due to the bankruptcy of JSC Spetsremont. Several units are expected to shut down shortly: – 50th Automobile Repair Plant, Rostov-on-Don – 258th Filling and Transport Equipment Repair Plant, Bataysk. – 751st Repair Plant, Rostov, Yaroslavl region – 5th Automobile Repair…

Edward Snowden given Russian nationality

Edward Snowden has just been granted Russian citizenship. This comes at a time when 250,000 Russian citizens are reported to have fled their country, not so much for fear of having to join (the partial mobilization decreed by President Vladimir Putin concerns only veterans with combat experience), but because they are alarmed that Russia might…

Ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Dan Foote: Send Special Forces to Haiti or 25,000 troops

  On September 19, activists gathered outside the White House to commemorate one year since the mass deportation of Haitian asylum seekers in Del Rio, Texas. The commemoration came as a popular uprising in Haiti entered its third week, sparked by International Monetary Fund-imposed fuel price hikes amid spiraling inflation and a state of total…

How Britain’s Labour Party Became a Criminal Conspiracy Against its Members

For many years, former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s supporters have claimed that he, and they, were targeted in a coordinated attack from the right of the party, comprising a majority of Labour MPs as well as senior party staff. The aim was to sabotage Corbyn’s chances of taking power. Those allegations were dismissed as a…

The One Thing The Israeli Military Is Terrified Of

The Most Censored News with Lee Camp hosted by comedian/ writer/ raconteur/ provocateur/ saboteur Lee Camp is a twice-weekly look at the most censored stories within corporate media hosted by the new video platform Behind the Headlines – a MintPress video project that is 100% viewer supported.  Camp both brings to light stories that are…

Middle East

Milwaukee Palestinians and allies rally to call for liberation and justice for Shireen Abu Akleh

Milwaukee, WI - june 15 marked the 74th anniversary of the Nakba, the day that Zionist paramilitaries began the violent removal of Palestinians from a majority of their historic homeland. Various organizations in Milwaukee, led primarily by American Muslims for Palestine and Students for...

«Turkish diplomacy»

On 25th of January  2018 telephone conversation between the presidents of Turkey and USA...

Legitimizing Terrorism: Inviting Al Qaeda “Moderates” to Washington for “Consultations”

The recent visit of Free Syrian Army commanders to Washington amounts to an exercise...

US to Exacerbate Venezuelan Crisis With More Sanctions Against President Maduro

The United States is planning to ramp up sanctions against Venezuela’s democratically-elected President Nicolas...

A Thirty Year History of ‘Russian Aggression’

Repeat after me (by orders of the Neo-Con Thought Police): "Russian aggression," "Russian aggression,"...

Latin America

Interview with Venezuelan trade union leader Jacobo Torres de Leon

Fight Back! interviewed Venezuelan trade union leader Jacobo Torres de Leon, the international coordinator for the Bolivarian Socialist Council of Workers at the Workers’ Summit...

US to Exacerbate Venezuelan Crisis With More Sanctions Against President Maduro

The United States is planning to ramp up sanctions against Venezuela’s democratically-elected President Nicolas...

Jacksonville: Newly formed Community Action Committee demands community control of the police

#WalkingWhileBlack is not a crime By staff Jacksonville, FL - On June 20, Devonte Shipman, a...

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Responds to Merkel’s Words on Crimea

The Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman commented Monday on German Chancellor Angela Merkel's statement comparing Crimea's reunification with Russia to the German reunification. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova commented Monday on German Chancellor Angela Merkel's statement comparing Crimea's reunification with Russia to the German reunification, joking that it...

This is What Putin, Trump Discussed for ‘At Least an Hour’ at G20

Russian and US presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump discussed anti-terrorism efforts at their meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg...

Technologies

Vladimir Putin held talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Samarkand today. In...

New Art of War: Finns Schooled to Resist Hybrid Warfare in Major Drill

Two hybrid warfare-themed emergency preparedness exercises are being held simultaneously in swaths of Finland...

Muslim Man Attacks French Soldier With Knife in the Center of Paris

A man armed with a knife attacked a soldier from the Sentinel operation patrolling...

Japan Makes No Headway in Convincing India to Buy Its Amphibious Aircraft

Japan has been persuading India to buy its ShinMaywa US-2i amphibious aircraft since the...

Denmark Delegates Border Control to Army to Free Up Police for Crime-Fighting

Plagued with rising crime and gang violence, and concerned about the threat of terrorism, Denmark has decided to employ its armed forces as border controls and guarding duties in order to release more police officers for other work. Danish police are very busy keeping abreast...

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Amazonian Fake News

Just before the opening of the Biarritz G7, an intense disinformation campaign was launched in the international press with the complicity of French President, Emmanuel Macron and the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk. It aims to allow Europeans to control the Amazon, its minerals, its pharmaceutical treasures and its precious woods. Its purpose…

The Trust Project: Big Media and Silicon Valley’s Weaponized Algorithms Silence Dissent

After the failure of Newsguard — the news rating system backed by a cadre of prominent neoconservative personalities — to gain traction among American tech and social media companies, another organization has quietly stepped in to direct the news algorithms of tech giants such as Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. Though different from Newsguard, this group,…

Pope mandates sex abuse report to church, not police

Pope Francis issued a groundbreaking new church law Thursday requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups by their superiors to church authorities, in a new effort to hold the Catholic hierarchy accountable for failing to protect their flocks. The law provides whistleblower protections for anyone making…

Emiratis purchasing plots of Palestinian land for Israelis: Report

A high-ranking Palestinian official says Emirati companies have been purchasing plots of Palestinian land in occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds and then transferring their ownership to Israelis.   Kamal Khatib, the deputy head of the northern branch of the Islamic Movement, made the remarks in an interview with Qatar’s pan-Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera on Wednesday. Those firms…

Voices from Inside the Besieged Venezuelan Embassy

VENEZUELAN EMBASSY, WASHINGTON — A group of activists banding together as the “Embassy Protection Collective,” in defense of the sovereignty of the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, defied orders by the U.S. government to vacate the premises by the 25th of April. Later in the morning, the Trump administration’s special envoy to Venezuela, Elliot Abrams, condemned…

Russian comment on attack against oil infrastructure facilities in Saudi Arabia

According to media reports, a large-scale drone attack was launched in the early hours of September 14 against oil refineries of the Saudi Arabian Oil Company Saudi Aramco near the cities of Abqaiq and Khurais in the eastern part of the Kingdom. The Houthi Ansar Allah movement, now fighting against forces loyal to President Abdrabbuh…

US Trained Honduran Police Get Medieval as Political Prisoner Edwin Espinal Released

TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS — “It’s sad how the United States is supporting this corrupt government,” Honduran political prisoner Edwin Espinal told MintPress News immediately after his release from prison, where he had spent 19 months. Edwin’s case — and the medieval violence to which U.S.-trained police in Honduras tried to subject me — perfectly illustrate the…

US and Israeli Collectors Buy Up What Remains of Yemen’s Ancient Heritage

SANA’A, YEMEN — Yemen was once described as a living museum, but U.S. made bombs dropped by the Saudi-led Coalition’s jets have not only killed thousands of civilians and led to famine and the spread of disease but also pulverized the country’s rich architectural history and left its inimitable heritage at the mercy of the…

Yemenis, Angered Over Saudi Strikes on Civilians, Back Houthi Missile Attacks on Riyadh

SANAA, YEMEN — “What happened, where am I?” muttered 44-year-old Adel Ali Ahmed al-Gheit, as neighbors pulled him from the rubble of his home after it was targeted by a Saudi airstrike. Al-Gheit lost his wife and children in the attack and later died after succumbing to his own injuries at the Amran General Hospital.…

Belgium: Protesters rally against NATO’s ‘militarism’ as summit continues

Protesters took to the streets of Brussels on Wednesday as the NATO summit continued in the Belgian capital. Demonstrators can be seen chanting slogans and holding banners. One of the them, Joselyne de Markten, explained her reasons for being at the rally. “We are protesting the growing militarism of the EU and the NATO member…

Is Oily Econo-Politics Behind Saudis’ Crude Canadian Diplomacy?

TORONTO — In a near repeat of Saudi Arabia’s feud with Qatar last year, the diplomatic spat between the Saudis and the Canadian government seems to have spiralled out of control after it began last Friday. Apparently beginning as a result of the Canadian Foreign Ministry’s decision to criticize via Twitter the Saudi government’s arrest…

Maduro Won Venezuela’s Election Despite US Meddling, Now What?

Nicolas Maduro was re-elected for another term of office in the Venezuelan presidential election on Sunday 20 May. The majority of the reactionary opposition, with full support from Washington and Brussels, had called for a boycott, which led to a very low turnout in the middle-and-upper-class areas of the main cities. Their demand that the…