USB-Italy: Leroy Merlin, a multinational corporation basing on exploitation
- USB Unione Sindacale di Base
The large French multinational Leroy Merlin, with its own shops and facilities all over the world, uses the “caporalato*” for the recruitment of employees in the warehouse of the logistic pole of Castel San Giovanni in the province of Piacenza. ...
Fearing for her life, Malta corruption whistleblower hands herself in to Greek police
She had revealed informations to Daphne Caruana Galizia
- Juliette Garside
Maria Efimova surrenders in Greece after Malta and Cyprus issued European arrest warrants
A whistleblower at the centre of a corruption scandal surrounding Malta’s prime minister, Joseph Muscat, has handed herself in to police in Athens.
No longer a secret: how Israel destroyed Syria's nuclear reactor
- Amos Harel עמוס הראל - Aluf Benn אלוף בן
It was one of the Israeli army's most successful operations, but was censored for over a decade. Now, a Haaretz investigation goes behind the scenes of the 2007 strike on 'The Cube,' shortly before it became an active nuclear reactor: From the intelligence ...
Novichok, Season 1 ½: Boris Johnson issues completely new story on “Russian Novichoks”
- Craig Murray
Boris Johnson has attempted to renew the faltering case for blaming Russia ahead of the investigation into the Skripal attack, by issuing a fundamentally new story that completely changes – and very radically strengthens – the government ...
Novichok, Season 1: Of a type developed by liars
- Craig Murray
I have now received confirmation from a well placed FCO (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) source that Porton Down scientists are not able to identify the nerve agent as being of Russian manufacture, and have been resentful of the pressure being placed ...
Russophobia: Will the war clouds pass us by, or will the storm break?
- Alastair Crooke
The compulsive hatred of President Putin in élite western circles has surpassed anything witnessed during the Cold War. Western states have been hyping political hostility in almost every sphere: In Syria, in Ukraine, across the Middle ...
Open letter in support of mediation in Venezuela, not sanctions
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
Sanctions added by the Trump and Trudeau administrations to Obama era sanctions against Venezuela impose new burdens on ordinary Venezuelans who are just trying to live their lives. Unilateral sanctions are illegal under international law. Over 150 prominent ...
The myth of a neo-imperial China
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Silk Road infrastructure projects could bring back a peaceful and prosperous Eurasia
Marielle Franco – For our dead, not a minute of silence, but rather a whole life of struggle!
- MMF WMW MMM
The World March of Women expresses its sadness and deep indignation at the murder of Marielle Franco, a feminist militant and city councillor of PSOL - Partido Socialismo e Liberdade in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She was shot dead inside ...
Iran’s Past and Present
Why has the history of Iran's left been erased?
- Eskandar Sadeghi-Boroujerdi اسکندر صادقی بروجردی
In this interview Ervand Abrahamian, one of the preeminent Iranian historians of his generation, speaks to Eskandar Sadeghi-Boroujerdi about his fifty-year career and the ideas that have shaped both popular and scholarly understandings of the events, ...