Yellow Vests: Fifth Round. Terrible violence...
- Luis Casado
France is experiencing a cycle of social struggles that is not about to fall back. This Saturday, writes Luis Casado, the country will experience Act V of the Yellow Vests’ fight. The government uses its entire arsenal of repressive resources.. ...
Two shootings in Israel and Palestine, equally criminal
- Gideon Levy جدعون ليفي גדעון לוי
Israel is shaken up by gunfire at settlers at the entrance to their illegal settlement but ignores the shooting of helpless Palestinians
Mohammed Khabali was killed by IDF soldiers who shot him in the back of his head. Shira Ish-Ran was seriously wounded ...
The Indiscreet Charm of the Gilets Jaunes
- C.J. Hopkins
So it appears the privatization of France isn’t going quite as smoothly as planned. As I assume you are aware, for over a month now, the gilets jaunes (or “yellow vests”), a multiplicitous, leaderless, extremely pissed off, confederation ...
The homemade politics of Abahlali baseMjondolo, South Africa’s shack dweller movement
The shack-dwellers’ movement– Abahlali baseMjondolo, or AbM— is among the organizations of the world’s poor and dispossessed fighting for land reform and dignity. Despite waves of repression by the state, AbM membership now ...
Making war on the planet:Geoengineering and capitalism's creative destruction of the earth
- John Bellamy Foster
A short fuse is burning. At the present rate of global emissions, the world is projected to reach the trillionth metric ton of cumulative carbon emissions, breaking the global carbon budget, in less than two decades.1 This would usher in a period ...
France: 3% deficit to free up 68,000 roundabouts?
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
Experts quickly calculated the cost of the piecemeal measures announced by Macron on Monday 10 December: €10 billion, or 0.5% of GDP. These 10 billion will be paid by taxpayers and social security contributors, i.e. the same yellow vests they are ...
EU Parliament's rapporteur on UE-Morocco trade deal including Western Sahara resigns and Trade Committee approves deal despite Saharawi condemnation
- Western Sahara Resource Watch
EU Parliament's rapporteur on Western Sahara trade deal resigns
10.12 - 2018
Amid investigations into potential breach of code of conduct due to her membership on the Board of pro-Morocco lobby group, MEP Patricia Lalonde resigned today as the ...
Cops in France brutalize high school students who join Yellow Vest protests
- Rémy Herrera
A scene of ordinary life in France, in these times of conflict: On Thursday, Dec. 6, late morning, in front of the gates of a secondary school in a very peaceful town in the Paris suburbs, about 100 students aged 15-17 are strolling from their high ...
Senator demands proof that 5G is safe. So does the National Institute For Science, Law & Public Policy
- BN Frank
No matter how much you love technology, you’d probably want to know that insurance companiesstopped covering wireless radiation exposure because it’s too risky, right?
Published yesterday on Business Wire: “Blumenthal ...
Labour is showing European socialists the road to their renewal
- The Morning Star
IT’S my deal or no deal is the unwelcome message that Ms May’s little helpers have been carrying to the far corners of Torydom over this weekend.
Gin and tonic-fuelled discussions in the bars of Conservative clubs up and down the shires ...