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    The Grayzone

  • The journalist-run, intelligence-linked operation that warped British pandemic policy
    Presented as an independent voice for “unbiased” scientific advice, iSAGE provided a channel for media spinmeisters, spies and psy-op specialists to influence Britain’s pandemic policy without accountability. Leaked internal emails show members fretting over its unethical methods. Throughout Britain’s response to the COVID-19 crisis, a lobbying group known as the... Read more »
  • Zelensky, media lackeys caught in most dangerous lie yet
    With Kiev exposed for a lie that could have triggered a third world war, it is time to examine past deceptions that Western media promoted. A missile that exploded on Polish soil on November 15 killed two civilians and destroyed farm equipment. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and Western corporate media... Read more »
  • Poland WWIII scare shows why top US general wants peace (w/ Doug Macgregor)
    Retired Army Col. Douglas Macgregor on the World War III scare in Poland and the reported Pentagon-State Department split over Ukraine-Russia peace. After accusing Russia of firing missiles into Poland — and triggering calls from Ukraine for direct NATO military intervention — US officials are now acknowledging that Ukrainian air... Read more »
  • FTX partnership with Ukraine is latest chapter in shady Western aid saga
    The Ukrainian government mysteriously disappeared online records of its fundraising arrangement with the FTX crypto scam just days before the scandal erupted. The initiative claims to have raised $60 million for Ukraine, but where did the money go? The demise of FTX, the fifth-biggest cryptocurrency exchange by trade volume in... Read more »
  • Blowback: Italian police bust Azov-tied Nazi cell planning terror attacks
    The arrest of Italian neo-Nazis affiliated with the Ukrainian Azov Battalion highlights the terrifying potential for blowback from the Ukraine proxy war Italian police announced a series of raids against the neo-Nazi Order of Hagal organization. Accused of stockpiling weapons and planning terror attacks, the group has established operational ties... Read more »


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    Novara Media

  • Here’s the Secret to Hiding One Billion Pounds | Ash Meets Oliver Bullough
    If you had millions of of ill gotten pounds, dollars or rubles you would need to find a way of hiding where it came from and the very fact that it’s yours in the first place. It turns out that the place in the world bets suited to provide this... Read more »
  • Trip 29: Sleep
    We don’t get enough of it. We take drugs all day to fend it off. We’ll do it when we’re dead. And it’s our last line of defence against 24/7 capitalism. Sleep, the main course in life’s feast! The ACFM crew rouse themselves from slumber to wokeness in this month’s... Read more »
  • Nurses Go on Strike; Tory Peer Secretly Profits From PPE; Elon Musk Still Losing It
    After a decade of falling pay, nurses have announced dates for their first national strikes in 106 years. Can they take on the Tories and win? Also on the show, the glamorous Tory peer secretly profiting from a PPE company and the latest in Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover. With Michael... Read more »
  • Episode 2: What Does Qatar Want?
    Trophies. Glory. Trade deals. Kudos. What does Qatar really want from the World Cup? In the second episode of Pro Revolution Soccer, Keir Milburn and Tom Williams reflect on the opening week of the tournament and dig deeper into the political and sporting flashpoints so far. They’re joined by Kate... Read more »
  • VideoHow a Trade Union Leader Became Qatar’s Biggest Fan
    In 2013 the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) – which calls itself “the global voice of working people” – demanded that Qatar be stripped of hosting the World Cup over its treatment of the migrant workers tasked with constructing the country’s seven new stadiums, new airport, new hotels, and new... Read more »

 


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    CounterPunch.org

  • What Rishi Sunak Signifies
    Rishi Sunak and the red box. Photo: UK Govt. Thus opened Barthes’ commentary on how signs are worked into myths in the contemporary world. Of course, if Paris-Match had wanted to use a real example of a “Negro in a French uniform,” the obvious choice would have been Touissant L’Ourvertoure,... Read more »
  • Understanding Haiti as a Case Study of Capitalist Modernity
    “Combat de Vertières” by Patrick Noze, oil on canvas, from Haitian Art in the Diaspora. The Battle of Vertières was the decisive engagement of the Haitian revolution, fought in November 1803. In this interview, College of Staten Island CUNY professor and anthropologist Philippe-Richard Marius, author of The Unexceptional Case of... Read more »
  • Drag Shows, Here and There
    Efforts to condemn and re-segregate queer and trans people in the U.S. are frightening and dangerous, as the shooting in Colorado Springs again demonstrates. The combination of hatred and gun possession – 42% of the world’s privately owned guns are in the U.S. – is demonstrably lethal, and the number... Read more »
  • An Historian in History: Staughton Lynd (1929-2022)
    Long before the stance was popular, Staughton and Alice were stalwart prison abolitionists. They had corresponded and visited with prisoners, perhaps most notably George Skates, the white prisoner who had refused to play the deathly race card in the Lucasville prison uprising, and was willing to pay for solidarity with... Read more »
  • The Retail Carrion Feeders of Rural America
    For the last month and a half I've driven the backroads of southern Indiana, criss-crossing the unglaciated hill country 40 miles south of Indianapolis and 40 miles north of Louisville. It’s mostly forested here, large remarkably unbroken stretches of deciduous woodlands, thick with red oak and shagbark hickory, tulip poplar... Read more »

 


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    MintPress News

  • Settler Pogroms Against Palestinians Will Become the Norm Under New Israeli Government
    The main point to be taken from the results of the Israeli elections is that the lives of Palestinian have never been in more danger than they are now. The post Settler Pogroms Against Palestinians Will Become the Norm Under New Israeli Government appeared first on MintPress News.... Read more »
  • Liberating Africa from Poverty Requires Changing Power Relations with the West 
    The elevated political discourse emanating from African leaders and intellectuals gives one hope that the supposedly 'poor' continent is plotting an escape from the grip of western domination. The post Liberating Africa from Poverty Requires Changing Power Relations with the West  appeared first on MintPress News.... Read more »
  • VideoCall of Duty is a Government Psyop: These Documents Prove It
    A closer inspection of Activision Blizzard’s key staff and their connections to state power, as well as details gleaned from documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, reveal that Call of Duty is not a neutral first-person shooter but a carefully constructed piece of military propaganda, designed to advance... Read more »
  • Palestinians are Native Americans: It’s Time to Correct the Language of History
    In this new language, Palestinians are Native Americans, not in their supposed propensity to be ‘wiped out’, but in their pride, resilience and continued quest for equality and justice. The post Palestinians are Native Americans: It’s Time to Correct the Language of History appeared first on MintPress News.... Read more »
  • VideoFTX Partnership With Ukraine Is Latest Chapter in Shady Western Aid Saga
    The Ukrainian government mysteriously disappeared online records of its fundraising arrangement with the FTX crypto scam just days before the scandal erupted. The initiative claims to have raised $60 million for Ukraine, but where did the money go? The post FTX Partnership With Ukraine Is Latest Chapter in Shady Western... Read more »
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    Jude Collins

  • DROIT DE SEIGNEUR – LONG MAY IT REIGN??? – by Donal Kennedy
    I read recently, I think in THE TIMES of London, of two young gentlemen who in 1919 played golf with two other gentlemen, solely with the aim of seducing their wives. An aim in which they succeeded.   I do not know if either of them had heard of, and... Read more »
  • Rewriting the Troubles: War and Propaganda in Ireland and Algeria – by Patrick Anderson
      The so-called ‘Troubles’ have been replaced by a new controversy with unionists and journalists railing against ‘rewriting’ history. For Unionists the conflict was about a ‘democracy beset by irrationalism terrorism.’ For Irish republicans it was a war of resistance to British repression. This book uses Noam Chomsky’s propaganda model... Read more »
  • PAT+JUDE TALK ABOUT WESTMINSTER & SCOTLAND, THE NATIVE. PEOPLE OF N AMERICA, AND HOLIDAY HOMES
    This was the week when Westminster told Nichola Sturgeon No, and when Ireland’s Future crammed a thousand people into the Ulster Hall. Funny the way things happen in twos. An article in today’s Irish Times comments on how so many countries have been built on the destruction of the culture... Read more »
  • Scotland and Ireland wait for their master’s voice
    Thursday was a tale of two cities: Edinburgh and Belfast. Those gathered in both shared a similar goal – to govern their own country. Not really asking too much.  In Ukraine,  the Western world hails the Ukrainians . Only yesterday Britain delivered three war helicopters to add to the massive... Read more »
  • DULCE ET DECORUM? by Donal Kennedy
          This was first published here in January 2016. Another stop on Memory Lane..  Under “NAUGHTY”   I alluded to the fact that in England the Prime Minister comes next in precedence to the Archbishop of York, who is himself less honoured than the Lord Chancellor and the... Read more »
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  • VideoIsraeli Army Abducts Two Children In Jerusalem
    On Sunday, Israeli soldiers assaulted and abducted two Palestinian children and a young man, near Bab Al-Amoud (Damascus Gate), in occupied Jerusalem, in the West Bank. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers stopped and assaulted several Palestinians, causing injuries, before abducting two children. They added that the children were playing near the... Read more »
  • Israeli Soldiers Shoot A Palestinian Worker Near Tulkarem
    On Sunday, Israeli soldiers fired live rounds at Palestinian workers returning to their homes, wounding one, west of Qaffin town, north of Tulkarem, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers fired many live rounds at the workers near a section of the illegal Annexation... Read more »
  • Israeli Colonizers Invade Palestinian Neighborhood In Hebron
    On Saturday night, illegal paramilitary Israeli colonizers invaded the Tal Romeida neighborhood in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, and marched while chanting against the Palestinians, calling for uprooting them from their homes and lands. Media sources said the colonizers marched from the illegal Ramat... Read more »
  • Israeli Soldiers Abduct Five Palestinians In West Bank
    Earlier Sunday, Israeli soldiers abducted five Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank. The soldiers invaded a bakery in the Wadi Al-Hariyya area, south of Hebron in the southern part of the West Bank, and abducted one of the workers, Anas Majdi Ghazal, 20. In Anata town, northeast... Read more »
  • Israeli Man Dies of Wounds Sustained in Thursday’s Bombing
    An Israeli man died on Saturday from wounds sustained on Thursday, when a bomb exploded near a Jerusalem bus station. Tadasa Tashume Ben Ma’ada, a man in his fifties who immigrated to Israel from Ethiopia 21 years ago, died of his wounds on Saturday. He is the second person killed... Read more »

 


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    Free willl

  • Why should workers agree to be slaves ? | Noam Chomsky
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  • The Tolerated Critics | Noam Chomsky
    ***Noam Chomsky QUOTES ~ARTICLES ~ VIDEO ~ BOOKSAvram Noam Chomsky[a] (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian,[b][c] social critic, and political activist. Sometimes called "the father of modern linguistics",[d] Chomsky is also a major figure in analytic philosophy and one of the founders of the field of cognitive science. He holds a joint appointment as Institute Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Laureate Professor... Read more »
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  • Noam Chomsky on Government Secrecy
    ***Noam Chomsky QUOTES ~ARTICLES ~ VIDEO ~ BOOKSAvram Noam Chomsky[a] (born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian,[b][c] social critic, and political activist. Sometimes called "the father of modern linguistics",[d] Chomsky is also a major figure in analytic philosophy and one of the founders of the field of cognitive science. He holds a joint appointment as Institute Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Laureate Professor... Read more »
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    Opinion

  • Holy Land Foundation 5' are victims of the US' unjust persecution of Palestinians
    The US' destructive wars on Muslim countries launched in the wake of 9/11 under the misplaced rubric known notoriously as the "War on Terror" spawned senseless deaths and bloodshed on an unprecedented scale. The George W. Bush administration, heavily infested with neoconservatives and Likudniks, contemptuously ignored and wilfully disregarded the... Read more »
  • Entrapment is the tool of the Western intelligence matrix to criminalise Muslim communities
    There are countless stereotypes and tropes found throughout popular culture, movie productions and social media. One of those is that of undercover police or intelligence agents who famously tend to consist of well-built white men donned in disguises that are overly civilian with a tactical hint – usually with similar... Read more »
  • COP27 has shown we need a new taxation order in the world
    For three decades, world leaders at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP) have pledged to cut greenhouse gas emissions and greener energy sources. This year, COP27 finished with an agreement for an historic "Loss and Damage Fund". In negotiations that went down to the wire over the weekend, countries reached... Read more »
  • The crime of not responding to the Israel raids in Syria
    The repeated Israeli raids on the sites of the Syrian regime and its allies across Syria seem like a secondary chapter complementing the continuous crimes that have been ongoing for 11 years on the ground in Syria. It has had a devastating impact on the bleeding sovereignty, which issues statements... Read more »
  • Netanyahu is turning Israel into an explosive banana republic
    Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid has asked Likud voters a series of questions related to the current impasse into which Benjamin Netanyahu, who is tasked with forming a new government, has fallen in the company of extreme neo-fascists and racist nationalist parties. "Is this what you wanted? That's why... Read more »
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    Z Blogs Archive - ZNetwork

  • Imperial Nostalgia and Its Perils
    Although great empires rank among the most powerful engines of world history, they are also among the most dangerous, especially as they brood over their decline. The Russian empire provides a striking illustration of this phenomenon.  Traditionally referred to as the “prison of nations,” Russia, in its Czarist and Soviet... Read more »
  • Imperial Nostalgia and Its Perils
    Although great empires rank among the most powerful engines of world history, they are also among the most dangerous, especially as they brood over their decline. The Russian empire provides a striking illustration of this phenomenon.  Traditionally referred to as the “prison of nations,” Russia, in its Czarist and Soviet... Read more »
  • Military and Economic Power Once Again Fail to Produce Happiness
    Although the rulers of the world’s major military and economic powers have repeatedly claimed that they are making their nations great again, their policies have not resulted in widespread happiness among their citizens. That conclusion emerges from the recent World Happiness Report-2022, published by the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network. ... Read more »
  • Who Speaks for the World?
    Russia’s brutal war upon the nation of Ukraine should remind us that, for thousands of years, great powers have used their military might to launch military assaults upon smaller, weaker societies. Since World War II alone, these acts of aggression have included France’s colonial wars in Indochina and Algeria, Britain’s... Read more »
  • Peace in Ukraine through neutrality and peaceful EU membership, end the USA’s proxy war against Russia
    Ethnic division was used to consolidate control by the USA and Nationalists of Ukraine. They have signed Minsk Peace Accords to end the civil wars in Donbas region through referendums, signed since 2015, but they did not implement them, because maintaining an active civil war front psyche of ‘them and... Read more »
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    Posts – ZNetwork

  • US Sanctions on Iran Don’t Support the Protests, They Deepen Suffering
    Protests have been raging in Iran since mid-September in response to the death of Mahsa Amini, the 22-year-old Kurdish-Iranian woman who died in a hospital in Tehran after being arrested a few days earlier by Iran’s morality police for allegedly breaching the Islamic theocratic regime’s dress code for women. Protesters... Read more »
  • Noam Chomsky on Legacy of Radical Historian Staughton Lynd, Who Protested Korea, Vietnam & Iraq Wars
    This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman, with Nermeen Shaikh, and we are broadcasting from downtown Cairo, Egypt, just in front of the Nile. We look now, though, at... Read more »
  • Options for Diplomacy Decline as Russia’s War on Ukraine Escalates
    Russia’s war in Ukraine has gone on for nearly nine months, and it has now escalated to highly lethal levels. Putin is targeting Ukraine’s energy infrastructure and has repeatedly raised the specter of nuclear weapons. The Ukrainians, on the other hand, continue to believe that they can defeat the Russians... Read more »
  • Chomsky: Options for Diplomacy Decline as Russia’s War on Ukraine Escalates
    Russia’s war in Ukraine has gone on for nearly nine months, and it has now escalated to highly lethal levels. Putin is targeting Ukraine’s energy infrastructure and has repeatedly raised the specter of nuclear weapons. The Ukrainians, on the other hand, continue to believe that they can defeat the Russians... Read more »
  • Chomsky: Midterms Could Determine Whether US Joins Ominous Global Fascist Wave
    This week voters will be reshaping Congress in ways that will have profound effects for the future of the country and the world at large. Indeed, this year’s midterm elections are particularly momentous, as Noam Chomsky highlights with his typical brilliance in an exclusive interview below for Truthout. Chomsky is institute... Read more »

 


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    Left Foot Forward: Leading the UK's progressive debate

  • Home Office needs ‘urgent overhaul’ as asylum system ‘collapses’, say critics
    Amid growing pressure on processing centres and hotels accommodating individuals, some migrants that have crossed the Channel have been waiting for a decision since 2018, newly released data shows. The post Home Office needs ‘urgent overhaul’ as asylum system ‘collapses’, say critics appeared first on Left Foot Forward: Leading the... Read more »
  • VideoJust Stop Oil journalist arrests may have been ‘unlawful’, review finds
    A review into the locking up of journalists covering the M25 protests has found that the conduct may have been “unlawful interference” in their freedom of expression. The post Just Stop Oil journalist arrests may have been ‘unlawful’, review finds appeared first on Left Foot Forward: Leading the UK's progressive... Read more »
  • Tories at war over the economy
    Liz Truss might have been cast to political oblivion, but she was the breed of prime minister the Tory right had long yearned for, and her spectacular downfall has not allayed the thirst for true-blue tax cuts. The post Tories at war over the economy appeared first on Left Foot... Read more »
  • Qatar was biggest recipient of UK arms between April-June 2022
    Since it won the right to host the World Cup in 2010, the tiny but hugely wealthy Gulf state of Qatar has been granted £3.4bn worth of weapons sales licenses by Britain. The post Qatar was biggest recipient of UK arms between April-June 2022 appeared first on Left Foot Forward:... Read more »
  • ‘Is there anyone from a normal outlet?’: Best Mick Lynch moments of the week
    The RMT boss is back, flustering his interrogators in the corporate media with his trademark plain-spoken and forthright responses. The post ‘Is there anyone from a normal outlet?’: Best Mick Lynch moments of the week appeared first on Left Foot Forward: Leading the UK's progressive debate.... Read more »

 


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    Michael Hudson

  • War and Debt to Rule
    Cross posted from La Tribune Diplomatic International. French version Mohsen Abdelmoumen: Your analysis of Mesopotamian times and the wise rule of Emperors embodied by the practice of the Jubilee (compared to the predation of oligarchies) resonate with the Islamic economic theory which forbids riba (meaning usury) and imposes that banks... Read more »
  • The Rentier Economy is a Free Lunch
    The Real Progressives Live with Michael Hudson on The Destiny of Civilization [00:00:06] Luke Parcher: All right. For those who might not know me, I’m Luke Parcher, I’m a student and activist. I volunteer with Real Progressives. I’m on our leadership team and I also do a show on Sundays... Read more »
  • Germany’s position in America’s New World Order
    Germany has become an economic satellite of America’s New Cold War with Russia, China and the rest of Eurasia. The article this talk was based on: Germany and other NATO countries have been told to impose trade and investment sanctions upon themselves that will outlast today’s proxy war in Ukraine.... Read more »
  • We Do Read Comments: Re Nader
    Some follow up comments to my appearance on the Ralph Nader show. I am looking forward to our next Q&A session with Patreon Plus supporters this Friday. Photo by John Cameron on Unsplash The post We Do Read Comments: Re Nader first appeared on Michael Hudson.... Read more »
  • Escaping the Western Rentier
    Cross-posted from Pepe Escobar’s The Cradle. It is impossible to track the geoeconomic turbulence inherent to the “birth pangs” of the multipolar world without the insights of Professor Michael Hudson at the University of Missouri, and author of the already seminal The Destiny of Civilization. In his latest essay, Professor... Read more »
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    Mother Jones

  • Potential Trump 2024 Challengers Weigh in on His Dinner Meeting With Avowed Anti-Semite
    On the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, former president Donald Trump hosted the rapper Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, and avowed anti-Semite Nick Fuentes for dinner. It’s unclear what the main course was, but the dessert was heaps of condemnation—from both Republicans and Democrats who are considering challenging Trump in 2024.... Read more »
  • Congress Won’t Be Able to Ban Assault Weapons Anytime Soon. Sen. Chris Murphy Has Another Idea.
    A shooter used an assault-style rifle and handgun to kill five people and injure 25 more at an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs on November 19. Three days later, a different shooter used a handgun and multiple magazines to kill six people and injure at least six more at a... Read more »
  • As RSV Cases Surge, Experts Warn of America’s Worsening ‘Tripledemic’
    Respiratory illnesses are sweeping the nation, overwhelming hospitals, causing kids to miss school, and keeping adults home from work. The culprit? Covid. And respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). And the flu.  “We’re facing an onslaught of three viruses—Covid, RSV and influenza. All simultaneously,” Dr. William Schaffner, an infectious disease specialist at... Read more »
  • Is Elon Musk a Ron DeSantis Supporter Now?
    Florida Governor Ron DeSantis may have a rich and powerful supporter in his expected presidential campaign: Twitter owner Elon Musk. Or, he might not. Despite reports that Musk would back DeSantis in 2024, the delivery of the message gives pause: Musk announced (if you can call it that) his DeSantis... Read more »
  • Voting Has Begun in Georgia Senate Runoff, Despite GOP Attempt To Stop Saturday Voting
    Voters in about two dozen Georgia counties began voting today in the Senate runoff between Democratic incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock and Trump-backed challenger Herschel Walker, despite attempts by the Georgia Republicans to block Saturday voting. The election will determine whether the Senate remains split 50-50 with Democrats in control, or... Read more »

 


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    accuracy.org

  • Free Euthanasia to the Poor: “A Society in Collapse”
    "The idea that a society would be so inhumane as to provide free euthanasia to the poor or emotionally troubled instead of providing for everyone's welfare is a society in collapse" The post Free Euthanasia to the Poor: “A Society in Collapse” appeared first on accuracy.org.... Read more »
  • The Politics of Health
    Brian Castrucci spoke to the Institute for Public Accuracy about the politics of health in the U.S. "Elected officials have a greater influence over your health than your doctor. The prescription for better health in this nation is policy. Yet every policy we have about health is about pills and... Read more »
  • Biden Grants More Immunity to Saudi Crown Prince Than Trump Did
    "With the prince now shielded from legal action stemming from his regime’s human rights abuses, he will feel far more comfortable traveling to the U.S. and Europe – anywhere he could have faced judicial accountability", writes journalism professor at New York University and fellow at Democracy for the Arab World Now, founded... Read more »
  • The NATO Charter Is Not a Suicide Pact
    Criminal Russian regime fired missiles which target not only Ukrainian civilians but also landed on NATO territory in Poland. Latvia fully stands with Polish friends and condemns this crime." The post The NATO Charter Is Not a Suicide Pact appeared first on accuracy.org.... Read more »
  • South Dakotans Voted for Access to Medicaid
    Last week, for the seventh time in recent months, Medicaid won at the ballot box. South Dakotans voted to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, making more than 45,000 people eligible for free health coverage. The post South Dakotans Voted for Access to Medicaid appeared first on accuracy.org.... Read more »
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    Posts – ZNetwork

  • The Hunger Striker vs. The Dictator
    MANY OF THE tens of thousands of delegates attending the United Nations climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, go to these gatherings year after year on a kind of autopilot. They update their PowerPoint presentations, pack their organizational banners, and brush up their talking points. Next come the same warnings from the... Read more »
  • From Blah, Blah, Blah to Blood, Blood, Blood
    NO ONE KNOWS what happened to the lost climate letter. All that is known is this: Alaa Abd El Fattah, arguably Egypt’s highest profile political prisoner, wrote it while on a hunger strike in his Cairo prison cell last month. It was, he explained later, “about global warming because of the... Read more »
  • The Supreme Court’s Shock-and-Awe Judicial Coup
    THIS IS IT. The moment for President Joe Biden and Congress to challenge the underlying legitimacy of the U.S. Supreme Court and advance an aggressive climate action agenda. There will be no better moment to take this stand.... Read more »
  • Toxic Nostalgia, From Putin to Trump to the Trucker Convoys
    War is reshaping our world. Will we harness that urgency for climate action or succumb to a final, deadly oil and gas boom?... Read more »
  • Stuck in the Smoke as Billionaires Blast Off
    Climate inaction was never really about denial. Rich countries just thought poorer countries would bear the brunt of the crisis... Read more »
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    George Monbiot

  • Fermenting a revolution
    I believe this is the most important environmental technology ever developed. It might be all that now stands between us and Earth systems collapse. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 24th November 2022 So what do we do now? After 27 summits and no effective action, it seems that... Read more »
  • How About Never?
    Powerful governments have no intention of preventing climate breakdown. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 18th November 2022 The chances of any one person being born were calculated by the life coach Dr Ali Binazir. He multiplied the probability of your parents meeting, mating and conceiving by the chances... Read more »
  • Silence of the Lambs
    Livestock farming is responsible for more greenhouse gas pollution than all the world’s transport. Yet governments won’t touch it. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian November 9th 2022 There are just two actions needed to prevent catastrophic climate breakdown: leave fossil fuels in the ground and stop farming animals.... Read more »
  • Our Path
    Because Twitter threads aren’t working at the moment (thanks Elon!), I’m republishing a chain of tweets about how we should rise to the challenge of democratic collapse. By George Monbiot, published on monbiot.com, 9th November 2022 Here’s where I think we now stand, and how we should respond. A thread.... Read more »
  • Cliff Edge
    Here’s how it happened before – a mass extinction caused by fossil fuel burning. It will happen again unless we step back from the precipice. By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 3rd November 2022 Budleigh Salterton, on the south coast of Devon, sits above the most frightening cliffs on... Read more »

 

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