Ceasing to be Slaves: US Prison Strike in Its Third Week
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV
A brief update on the historic nation-wide prison strike, launched by US inmates on September 9th. Since then, protests, hunger strikes and work stoppages have taken place in at least 31 facilities in at least 11 states… ...
Obama Attempts to Transfer Blackness to Hillary
Interview with Glen Ford
- The Real News Network
The Democratic Party Fatigue of Black Lives Matter Millennials
Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford says the Democrat's attempts to get out the black vote for Hillary this election might not work
Glen Ford is a distinguished ...
North Dakota v. Amy Goodman: Arrest Warrant Issued After Pipeline Coverage
- Amy Goodman
In other Dakota Access pipeline news, last Thursday, Morton County, North Dakota, issued an arrest warrant for Amy Goodman. The charge: criminal trespass, a misdemeanor offense. The case, State of North Dakota v. Amy Goodman, stems from Democracy ...
- Salvador Allende Gossens (1908-1973)
This speech was delivered at 9:10 am on September 11, 1973, in the midst of an ultimately successful US-sponsored coup d'etat against the democratically-elected government. Barricaded inside La Moneda, the presidential palace, President Allende ...
Video: In Indian Ocean, Jarawa tribe risks dying out
- Alexandre Dereims
For their own protection, you are not allowed to meet them. For tens of thousands of years, the Jarawa have been self-sufficient hunter-gatherers, living in harmony with nature on India’s Andaman Islands. But their way of life was turned upside ...
1920s:The swimwear police
No swimsuits at the beach!
- Amanda Uren - Wolfgang Wild
July 12, 1922: In Chicago, Illinois, two women are being arrested for defying a Chicago edict banning "abbreviated bathing suits" on beaches. Image: Bettmann/CORBIS
In 1919, 20 special deputies called "Sheriffettes" ...
Hammamet, August 20, 2016: the first concert in Tunisia of Goran Bregović and his Weddings and Funerals Orchestra, a great lesson in humanity
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
The last evening of the 52nd International Festival of Hammamet, Saturday, August 20, 2016, was a real firework show that will remain in the memory of the enthusiastic audience, who knew by heart the most popular parts of the repertoire of Sarajevo's ...
5 of the worst atrocities carried out by the British Empire
- Samuel Osborne
A YouGov poll found 43 per cent of Brits thought the British Empire was a good thing, while 44 per cent were proud of Britain's history of colonialism
A new YouGov poll has found the British public are generally proud of the British Empire and its ...
Game of Drones: New type of war crime that's going unpunished
Unmanned drones are the modern weapons of choice in the fight against terrorism. The tribal areas of Pakistan where various militant groups seek a hideout have been hit by numerous CIA drone strikes. The attacks are far from precise and it’s claimed ...
Water in Gaza, A Graphic Tale
- Mohammad Sabaaneh محمد سباعنه
Over 90% of the water in Gaza is undrinkable; the UN predicts that by 2020 the Gaza Strip will be uninhabitable. In this comic, Mohammad Saba'aneh explores the cause of the water crisis in Gaza, and the impact of this crisis on the people living here. ...