USA: Freedom fighters topple white supremacy statue in Durham, N.C.
- L.T. Pham
Durham, N.C., Aug. 14 — A crowd of over 100 people gathered today in front of the Confederate statue in downtown Durham to protest white supremacy. The solidarity protest was called two days after white supremacists and neo-Nazis descended upon ...
A working-class strategy for defeating white supremacy
- Gabriel Kristal
Ever since the earth-shaking election of Donald Trump, there have been innumerable articles arguing that Democrats brought this upon themselves by losing white, working-class voters in the Midwest. These articles have been met with a torrent of essays ...
Sphere of Influence: How US libertarians are remaking Latin American politics
- Lee Fang
Listen to reporter Lee Fang discuss his investigation of the Atlas Network on our podcast Intercepted
For Alejandro Chafuen, the gathering this spring at the Brick Hotel in Buenos Aires was as much a homecoming as it was a victory lap. Chafuen, ...
India: midnight's children reach bitter adulthood
- Supriyo Chatterjee সুপ্রিয় চট্টোপাধ্যায়
Today 15 August 70 years ago, India became independent. Here are some facts and numbers on the India you don't see
It is said that for everything that holds true for India, the opposite is equally true. Seventy years into independence, India has returned ...
North Korea has learnt the brutal lessons of US regime change and will not disarm
- Neil Clark
Will World War III kick off this week because of the bellicose actions of a buffoonish leader with a dodgy hair-cut and his sinister nuclear-armed warmongering rogue state? Or, can Donald Trump and the US be deterred?
Of course, in State Department-friendly ...
Is North Korea Showing the Emperor is Naked?
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Amid the thick fog of (rhetorical) war between Washington and Pyongyang, it’s still possible to detect some fascinating writing on the (unbuilt) wall.
A case can be made that President Trump is using North Korea to kick the 24/7 ...
Monsanto sold banned chemicals for years despite known health risks, archives reveal
- Arthur Neslen
Company refutes legal analysis of documents suggesting it ignored risk to human health and environment long after pollutants’ lethal effects were known
Monsanto was the biggest manufacturer of PCBs and mass produced them between 1935 ...
Charlottesville: USA fixates on 500 assholes instead of healing its own institutional racism
- Caitlin Johnstone
It was mighty kind of the neo-Nazis to hold a violent demonstration in Charlottesville as the US power establishment’s Russia narrative burns to ashes and the American war machine sets its chess pieces in place. The demonstrations have been ...
The Killing Fields of Australia: how we failed Elijah Doughty, and countless others
- Chris Graham
It’s official. Mowing down a 14-year-old boy is worth three years in jail. Almost. Chris Graham looks at the outcome in the trial of the man who killed Elijah Doughty, and the litany of justice system failures that preceded it. ...
- Michael Winship
In a time of crisis the president is supposed to bring us together. Donald Trump did not.
We have a president who is emotionally challenged and empathy-free, who on Saturday read from a prepared statement of concern and condemnation, incapable ...