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Write-In Bernie Sanders for U.S. President

After the first U.S. Presidential nominees’ debate, which occurred on September 29th, it is clear that America’s two mainstream political Parties failed disastrously to provide the nation’s voters with adequate options for the U.S....

The Unfinished People’s Revolution: From Philadelphia to Havana, and Back Again

The Western European democratic revolutions of the late eighteenth century sought to establish more just societies through replacement of monarchies with republics and the elimination of hereditary class distinctions between nobles and commoners.  This...

US Presidential Debate Presented China As the Scapegoat. Blaming China for Covid-19

American democracy would best be served by focusing more on domestically relevant facts than rhetorical attacks against foreign countries like China. *** The first presidential debate between Trump and Biden saw China presented as...

The 2020 Election: Nothing Will Change

With the first of three scheduled presidential debates (aka brawl) between President Donald Trump and his opponent, former vice-president Joe Biden, now history, the pundits will fall all over themselves to determine what it...

Black Alliance for Peace: International Day of Action on AFRICOM

We demand: The complete withdrawal of U.S. forces from Africa, The demilitarization of the African continent, The closure of U.S. bases throughout the world, and The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) oppose U.S. Africa Command...

“The Vaccine Should be Tested on Politicians First. If They Survive, the Vaccine Is Safe. If They Don’t, Then the Country Is Safe.”

Polish Author, Monika Wisniewska, suggests that “The vaccine should be tested on politicians first. If they survive, the vaccine is safe. If they don’t, then the country is safe”. Sounds like a joke, but...

Why the US Is Falling – and Faster than You May Expect: A 40-year-old Prediction Coming True

The unique, dominating position of the United States in the post-1945 world is well-known. It maintains this position thanks to both a very large historical goodwill capital and former glory in the eyes of...

Letter from London: The Surreal US Case Against Assange

The fox is guarding the henhouse and Washington is prosecuting a publisher for exposing its own war crimes. Alexander Mercouris diagnoses the incoherence of the U.S. case for extradition.  *** Following the Julian Assange case as...

Why Is the World Going to Hell? Netflix’s “The Social Dilemma” Documentary Tells Only Half the Story

If you’re wondering what the hell is going on right now – the “Why is the world turning to shit?” thought – you may find Netflix’s new documentary The Social Dilemma a good starting...

Online Charter Schools Are Not a Solution to Education in a Pandemic

“Instead of going to school every morning, what if school could come to you?” an ad asks enticingly, promising students “online personalized learning” tailored to their specific needs. It’s one of hundreds of active Facebook ads run by K12...

Russia vs. US Imperial Aims in Syria

Former NATO commander General Wesley Clark earlier explained that the US underwent a post-9/11 transformation. A “policy coup” occurred.  With no public debate or acknowledgement, hardliners in Washington usurped power. Days after 9/11, Clark...

Free Meng Wanzhou!

Meng Wanzhou, CFO of Huawei Technologies, daughter of its founder, and permanent Canadian resident, has been under house arrest in Vancouver for almost two years now and is the object of extradition proceedings against...

The Insanity of “Sustainability”. Towards “Global Capitalism Painted Green”

“Only the Dead Have Seen the End of War” – Plato This wisdom is as valid today as it was 2,500 years ago. Wars go on and on. They are exactly the anti-dote of...

Widespread Condemnation in Kentucky Grand Jury Cover-up of Breonna Taylor Police Killing

A grand jury in Louisville, Kentucky has legally absolved of criminal responsibility the police officers, Jonathan Mattingly and Myles Cogrove, involved in the shooting death of 26-year old Breonna Taylor, who was gunned down...

Can the World Tolerate Another Four Years of Donald Trump?

Good news or bad, he dominates the headlines and front pages of newspapers, he leads tele-vision coverage, and populates the shelves of book shops.  He doesn’t seem to  mind what is said about him...

The 1st Presidential Debate: Worse Is Yet to Come

The 1st Presidential debate of 2020 held last night, September 29, was a reflection of the growing systemic social crisis in the USA. This is what we saw: 1) a refusal of the representatives...

Trump’s Corporate Bailout Spurs $100 Billion Fossil Fuel Borrowing Binge

Trump Administration’s Corporate Bailouts Aided Failing Fossil Fuel Companies; Stands in Contrast to Lack of COVID-19 Assistance for Ailing American Families *** Oil and gas companies have issued nearly $100 billion in new bonds...

VIDEO – Mike Pompeo a Roma. La Guerra Fredda USA-Cina

Tra Stati Uniti e Cina è in corso una guerra fredda che si gioca sul piano politico, commerciale e del controllo delle risorse energetiche. Mike Pompeo, il segretario di Stato degli Stati Uniti, è...

UK Government Probing Cyber-attack over Syria Propaganda Leaks

Hackers have penetrated the computer systems of the UK’s foreign ministry and taken hundreds of files detailing the country’s controversial propaganda programmes in war-torn Syria. In a security breach of enormous proportions, the hackers...

Thailand Protests Are Anti-Chinese, Not “Pro-Democracy”

Ongoing protests in Thailand appearing very similar to those recently seen in Hong Kong are no coincidence. They are part of an admitted “Pan-Asian Alliance” that – while claiming to be “pro-democracy” are in...