Put People First! G20, Stop Making Common People Pay for the Crisis! November 11 International Day of Collective People’s Action
- Put People First!
1. On Thursday, November 11, the Korean People’s G20 Response Action will hold a mass demonstration at Seoul Station Plaza. The title of the protest is: “Put people first! G20, stop making common people pay for the crisis! International Day ...
As Obama Arrives in Jakarta, Secret Docs Show U.S.-Backed Indonesian Special Forces Unit Targets Papuan Churches, Civilians
- Amy Goodman
President Obama arrived in Indonesia today on the second stop of a 10-day trip to Asia. It’s Obama’s first state visit to Indonesia after having lived there for four years as a child. We go to Jakarta to speak with investigative journalist ...
AREVA Nuke power project in India: 3000 villagers court arrest in Ratnagiri
- Anil Singh
MADBAN VILLAGE (RATNAGIRI): This tiny village took on the might of the state on Friday and by the evening, victory clearly belonged to it. Despite preventive arrests, prohibitory orders and road blocks more than 3000 villagers' courted arrests, as part ...
Pentagon Forges NATO Proxy Armies In Eastern Europe
- Rick Rozoff
On November 19 and 20 the leaders of 28 North American and European nations, all the major Western military powers and their vassals, will gather in the capital of Portugal for this year’s summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
Gilad Atzmon, More than Just a Musician
- Joe Rennison
Few students currently at University of London will remember Gilad Atzmon’s gig at SOAS in 2006. His performance was exemplary, as all of his live performances are. Four years later, Atmon is still gigging, still writing and still pushing the boundaries ...
Burma Elections 2010: Cock-And-Bull Story
- Tint Swe
No one expected the November election in Burma to be free or fair. Some governments are inclined to contend with relatively flawed elections practices. Some people in Burma held the view that something is better than nothing. The political ...
Chávez: updating socialism, the shared perspective of our peoples
- Juan Diego Nusa Peñalver - Pedro de la Hoz
Special appearance by Venezuelan president on Cuban Television on the 10th anniversary of the Integral Cooperation Agreement between the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the Republic of Cuba.
The experience of half a century of radical transformations ...
Arabian Sea: Center Of West’s 21st Century War
- Rick Rozoff
A quarter of the world’s nuclear aircraft carriers will soon be in the Arabian Sea.
The Nimitz class nuclear-powered supercarrier USS Abraham Lincoln arrived in the region on October 17 to join the USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group, which ...
Group Statement on NATO Nuclear Policy
- European Leadership Network for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (ELN)
The following statement on NATO Nuclear Policy has been issued by a group of 36 members of the ELN. A full list of signatories can be found here
Part I: A New Context for NATO Nuclear Policy
1. In a world that has changed profoundly and will continue ...
The Cuban dissident Guillermo Fariñas and the European Parliament’s Sakharov Prize
- Salim Lamrani
On October 21, 2010, the European Parliament announced the recipient of the 2010 Sakharov Prize “for freedom of thought”, and awarded it to the Cuban dissident Guillermo Fariñas Hernández. According to the European organization, ...