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Sison tackles building people’s power in new book * Latest Posts Culture Culture - Front International International - Front 

Sison tackles building people’s power in new book

Building People’s Power is mainly a collection of Sison’s writings from July 2010 to December 2012. These take up historical and current Philippine issues as well as global issues and show the way to arouse, organize and mobilize the people in the anti-imperialist and democratic struggle.

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From Pol Pot to ISIS: US Bombing Abroad Breeds Instability, Violence and War * Latest Posts International International - Front 

From Pol Pot to ISIS: US Bombing Abroad Breeds Instability, Violence and War

By JOHN PILGER News Analysis, Truthout Following the ISIS attacks in Beirut and Paris, John Pilger updates this prescient essay, originally published October 11, 2014, on the root causes of terrorism and what we can do about it. In transmitting President Richard Nixon’s orders for a “massive” bombing of Cambodia in 1969, Henry Kissinger said, “Anything that flies on everything that moves.” As US President Barack Obama wages his seventh war against the Muslim world since he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, and French President François Hollande promises a…

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Aquino govt told: Paris attack no excuse to muzzle APEC protests * Latest Posts International International - Front Top Stories 

Aquino govt told: Paris attack no excuse to muzzle APEC protests

“The US, UK, French governments, in their narrow attempt to push regime change, demonize and undermine those they deem as ‘unfriendly’ regimes and use brutal, armed extremists (like ISIS) who happen to share their opposition to those regimes. But that’s like having attack dogs you don’t exactly control.”

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Foreigners could hack US elections – experts say * Latest Posts International International - Front 

Foreigners could hack US elections – experts say

Despite continuous warnings from experts about election insecurities, officials still rely on vendors that refuse to disclose how their machines run, deeming their code “proprietary.” WhoWhatWhy News Media Website What if a foreign head of state had the power to handpick our next President? It sounds like the plot of a movie, but it actually might be in the realm of possibility. Most people take our elections for granted. The few who don’t often suspect that one party might be trying to steal votes from the other. But they don’t…

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America’s Empire of Bases * Latest Posts International International - Front 

America’s Empire of Bases

This is one of the “Best of TomDispatch: Chalmers Johnson on Garrisoning the Planet,” reposted on the said site last month, Aug. 9, 2015. A note to its readers said: … Every now and then, in the quieter days of summer, it feels good and appropriate to feature old friends no longer with us. In that spirit,TomDispatch recently offered an excerpt from Mirrors, the idiosyncratic, late-in-life masterwork of world history by Eduardo Galeano, who died this April. In the same vein, TomDispatch turned to Chalmers Johnson, who died in November…

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